The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Principal Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Architect
Rank 799 848 831
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 77 14 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.072% 0.014% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.015% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 63 11 54
Average salary £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £80,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £60,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -25.00%
Principal Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100922 95486 103565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.46% 94.50% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 83180 80190 88897
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Principal Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Principal Architect in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Principal Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Principal Architect
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Principal Architect across the England region.

Principal Architect Salary Trend in England

Principal Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Principal Architect Salary Histogram in England

Principal Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +47 48 £75,000 -3.22% 3
South East +10 13 £65,000 -8.77%
East of England -19 5 - -
West Midlands - 5 - -
North West -17 2 £90,000 +50.00%
South West - 1 £58,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £110,000 -
Principal Architect
UK

Principal Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Principal Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Principal Architect in their job title.

1 37 (28.03%) Finance
1 37 (28.03%) TOGAF
2 29 (21.97%) Banking
3 26 (19.70%) Zachman Framework
4 25 (18.94%) Telecoms
5 24 (18.18%) SOA
6 23 (17.42%) Middleware
6 23 (17.42%) Retail
7 22 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (15.91%) Data Integration
9 20 (15.15%) Security Cleared
9 20 (15.15%) Oracle
9 20 (15.15%) Degree
10 19 (14.39%) Java
11 18 (13.64%) Computer Science
12 17 (12.88%) SC Cleared
13 16 (12.12%) E-Commerce
13 16 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 16 (12.12%) Network Design
13 16 (12.12%) Security Architecture
14 15 (11.36%) Marketing
14 15 (11.36%) Oracle Fusion
14 15 (11.36%) Broadband
15 13 (9.85%) DV Cleared
16 11 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
16 11 (8.33%) Internet
16 11 (8.33%) Open Source
16 11 (8.33%) Network Management
17 10 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (7.58%) Software Engineering

Principal Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Principal Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Principal Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.82%) OpenStack
2 3 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.52%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.52%) Lync
3 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (3.79%) TargetLink
2 2 (1.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) SAP ERP
1 3 (2.27%) Magento
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.27%) IaaS
3 2 (1.52%) SaaS
3 2 (1.52%) PaaS
4 1 (0.76%) Office 365
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.36%) Broadband
2 11 (8.33%) Internet
3 4 (3.03%) MPLS
3 4 (3.03%) OSPF
3 4 (3.03%) BGP
3 4 (3.03%) RIP
3 4 (3.03%) VPN
3 4 (3.03%) xDSL
4 1 (0.76%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.76%) SAN
4 1 (0.76%) Wireless
4 1 (0.76%) LAN
4 1 (0.76%) WAN
4 1 (0.76%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.27%) MySQL
2 3 (2.27%) Big Data
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 37 (28.03%) Finance
2 29 (21.97%) Banking
3 25 (18.94%) Telecoms
4 23 (17.42%) Retail
5 15 (11.36%) Marketing
6 7 (5.30%) Electronics
7 5 (3.79%) Automotive
8 4 (3.03%) Multimedia
8 4 (3.03%) Billing
8 4 (3.03%) Investment Banking
9 3 (2.27%) Back Office
10 2 (1.52%) Military
11 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.76%) Advertising
11 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.76%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.42%) Middleware
2 15 (11.36%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.52%) Java EE
3 2 (1.52%) .NET
4 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.76%) XML
4 1 (0.76%) XSD
4 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.91%) Data Integration
2 18 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 11 (8.33%) Open Source
4 10 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.79%) Mathematics
6 5 (3.79%) Physics
7 4 (3.03%) DTV
7 4 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.27%) Kindle
9 2 (1.52%) Human Factors
10 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.76%) Ergonomics
10 1 (0.76%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.76%) Social Media
10 1 (0.76%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.52%) UNIX
1 2 (1.52%) Windows
2 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.03%) TOGAF
2 26 (19.70%) Zachman Framework
3 24 (18.18%) SOA
4 22 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (12.12%) Network Design
5 16 (12.12%) E-Commerce
5 16 (12.12%) Security Architecture
6 11 (8.33%) Network Management
6 11 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (7.58%) Software Engineering
7 10 (7.58%) Data Management
8 9 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (6.82%) Service Delivery
9 8 (6.06%) Mentoring
9 8 (6.06%) Data Architecture
9 8 (6.06%) Business Development
10 7 (5.30%) Project Management
10 7 (5.30%) ERP
11 6 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (4.55%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.39%) Java
2 5 (3.79%) Embedded C
2 5 (3.79%) C
3 1 (0.76%) C#
3 1 (0.76%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 20 (15.15%) Degree
1 20 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 17 (12.88%) SC Cleared
3 13 (9.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) CITP
4 1 (0.76%) MCSE
4 1 (0.76%) MCSA
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.76%) MCTS
4 1 (0.76%) MCITP
4 1 (0.76%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.27%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.27%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (15.15%) Oracle
2 5 (3.79%) SAP
2 5 (3.79%) RedPrairie
3 3 (2.27%) Tableau
3 3 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.52%) Ericsson
4 2 (1.52%) VMware
4 2 (1.52%) Huawei
4 2 (1.52%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (0.76%) Retek
North West London
DP Connect
Salary: £85000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago