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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Architect
Rank 812 836 793
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 60 17 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.056% 0.017% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.018% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 50 15 79
Average salary £77,500 £80,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £67,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -15.62%
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
100964 94057 104141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82543 79050 89527
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -6 30 £77,500 - 4
South East -7 12 £65,000 -31.57% 3
East of England -21 4 - -
West Midlands - 4 - -
South West -26 2 £70,000 +3.70%
Principal Architect
UK

Principal Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 34 (27.87%) Finance
2 30 (24.59%) Telecoms
3 26 (21.31%) TOGAF
4 21 (17.21%) Security Cleared
5 20 (16.39%) Banking
6 19 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (15.57%) Network Design
6 19 (15.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 19 (15.57%) Degree
6 19 (15.57%) Security Architecture
7 18 (14.75%) SC Cleared
7 18 (14.75%) Computer Science
8 17 (13.93%) Zachman Framework
9 16 (13.11%) DV Cleared
10 15 (12.30%) Marketing
10 15 (12.30%) Broadband
11 14 (11.48%) Middleware
11 14 (11.48%) SOA
12 11 (9.02%) E-Commerce
12 11 (9.02%) Data Management
12 11 (9.02%) Enterprise Architecture
12 11 (9.02%) Business Development
12 11 (9.02%) Data Integration
12 11 (9.02%) Open Source
12 11 (9.02%) Network Management
13 10 (8.20%) OpenStack
13 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (8.20%) Retail
13 10 (8.20%) Oracle
14 9 (7.38%) Stakeholder Management

Principal Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 10 (8.20%) OpenStack
2 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.64%) IIS
4 1 (0.82%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.82%) SAS
4 1 (0.82%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.82%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.82%) Lync
4 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (3.28%) TargetLink
2 1 (0.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.56%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.64%) SaaS
2 2 (1.64%) PaaS
2 2 (1.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.30%) Broadband
2 7 (5.74%) Internet
3 4 (3.28%) MPLS
3 4 (3.28%) OSPF
3 4 (3.28%) BGP
3 4 (3.28%) RIP
3 4 (3.28%) VPN
3 4 (3.28%) Network Security
3 4 (3.28%) xDSL
4 2 (1.64%) SAN
5 1 (0.82%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.82%) Wireless
5 1 (0.82%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.82%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.82%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.46%) Big Data
3 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.64%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.82%) DB2
4 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.82%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.82%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.82%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.82%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.82%) SAP HANA
General
1 34 (27.87%) Finance
2 30 (24.59%) Telecoms
3 20 (16.39%) Banking
4 15 (12.30%) Marketing
5 10 (8.20%) Retail
6 6 (4.92%) Electronics
7 5 (4.10%) Investment Banking
8 4 (3.28%) Multimedia
8 4 (3.28%) Billing
8 4 (3.28%) Automotive
9 3 (2.46%) Back Office
10 2 (1.64%) Military
10 2 (1.64%) International Banking
11 1 (0.82%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.82%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.48%) Middleware
2 5 (4.10%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.64%) Java EE
3 2 (1.64%) .NET
4 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.82%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.75%) Computer Science
2 11 (9.02%) Data Integration
2 11 (9.02%) Open Source
3 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.74%) Kindle
5 5 (4.10%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.28%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.28%) Physics
6 4 (3.28%) DTV
7 3 (2.46%) GIS
7 3 (2.46%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.64%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.64%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.64%) Human Factors
9 1 (0.82%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.82%) Ergonomics
9 1 (0.82%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.82%) IBM XIV
9 1 (0.82%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.64%) UNIX
2 1 (0.82%) Windows
2 1 (0.82%) AIX
2 1 (0.82%) HPUX
2 1 (0.82%) Solaris
2 1 (0.82%) Linux
2 1 (0.82%) OS/400
2 1 (0.82%) zOS
2 1 (0.82%) SUSE
2 1 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.31%) TOGAF
2 19 (15.57%) Network Design
2 19 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (15.57%) Security Architecture
3 17 (13.93%) Zachman Framework
4 14 (11.48%) SOA
5 11 (9.02%) E-Commerce
5 11 (9.02%) Data Management
5 11 (9.02%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (9.02%) Business Development
5 11 (9.02%) Network Management
6 9 (7.38%) Software Engineering
6 9 (7.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (7.38%) Service Delivery
7 8 (6.56%) Data Architecture
8 7 (5.74%) Project Management
9 6 (4.92%) ERP
9 6 (4.92%) B2B
9 6 (4.92%) Supplier Management
10 5 (4.10%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.56%) Java
2 6 (4.92%) C
3 4 (3.28%) Embedded C
4 1 (0.82%) Erlang
4 1 (0.82%) C#
4 1 (0.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (17.21%) Security Cleared
2 19 (15.57%) Degree
3 18 (14.75%) SC Cleared
4 16 (13.11%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.82%) CITP
5 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.82%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.74%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.46%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.64%) KVM
3 1 (0.82%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.82%) XenServer
3 1 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.82%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (1.64%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.82%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.82%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (0.82%) SCOM
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.82%) OpenView
2 1 (0.82%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 10 (8.20%) Oracle
2 5 (4.10%) SAP
2 5 (4.10%) RedPrairie
3 4 (3.28%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 4 (3.28%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.28%) Ericsson
3 4 (3.28%) VMware
3 4 (3.28%) Huawei
4 3 (2.46%) Tableau
5 2 (1.64%) BMC
5 2 (1.64%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.64%) CA
5 2 (1.64%) NetApp
5 2 (1.64%) HP
5 2 (1.64%) EMC
5 2 (1.64%) Cisco
5 2 (1.64%) IBM
6 1 (0.82%) Citrix
6 1 (0.82%) Juniper
6 1 (0.82%) Peregrine
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
North East
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: Excellent salary & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Selecture
Salary: Bonus + Benefits Package + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + £6k car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, South East
Network Rail
Salary: £99,000
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £85k - 100k per year + Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £85k - 100k per year + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
England
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £80k - 100k per year + car allowance
Posted: 24 days ago