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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Architect
Rank 845 832 857
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 64 97 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.098% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.10% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 49 67 48
Average salary £90,000 £77,500 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £106,000 £102,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £90,000 £77,500 £92,500
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -16.21%
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -4 36 £82,500 +13.79% 2
East of England +3 16 £95,000 +11.76% 2
South East -3 6 - - 1
East Midlands +6 4 £58,750 -22.95%
South West -11 2 £73,750 +1.72%
Principal Architect
UK

Principal Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (19.43%) Java
2 32 (18.29%) C
2 32 (18.29%) CISSP
2 32 (18.29%) Finance
2 32 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (17.14%) Network Security
4 29 (16.57%) Microsoft
5 27 (15.43%) CISA
5 27 (15.43%) TOGAF
6 26 (14.86%) CEH
6 26 (14.86%) GCIA
6 26 (14.86%) GCIH
6 26 (14.86%) Oracle
6 26 (14.86%) SIEM
7 25 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 24 (13.71%) QRadar
8 24 (13.71%) Splunk
8 24 (13.71%) ArcSight
8 24 (13.71%) SolarWinds
8 24 (13.71%) Trustwave
8 24 (13.71%) LogRhythm
8 24 (13.71%) TCP/IP
8 24 (13.71%) Intel Security
8 24 (13.71%) Wireshark
9 23 (13.14%) SOA
10 22 (12.57%) E-Commerce
11 21 (12.00%) JavaScript
11 21 (12.00%) Open Source
11 21 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (11.43%) .NET

Principal Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 13 (7.43%) WebSphere
2 6 (3.43%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.29%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.71%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.71%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.71%) Smallworld
5 2 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (1.14%) Apache
5 2 (1.14%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.14%) JBoss
5 2 (1.14%) Node.js
5 2 (1.14%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.57%) SAS
6 1 (0.57%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.57%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 16 (9.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.14%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.29%) SaaS
2 8 (4.57%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.43%) Office 365
4 5 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (17.14%) Network Security
2 24 (13.71%) TCP/IP
2 24 (13.71%) Wireshark
3 14 (8.00%) HTTP
4 4 (2.29%) Firewall
4 4 (2.29%) LDAP
4 4 (2.29%) WAN
5 3 (1.71%) BGP
5 3 (1.71%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.71%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (1.71%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (1.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (1.71%) Internet
5 3 (1.71%) MPLS
5 3 (1.71%) NetScreen
5 3 (1.71%) NX-OS
5 3 (1.71%) OSPF
5 3 (1.71%) TACACS
6 2 (1.14%) RFID
7 1 (0.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.86%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.14%) Big Data
3 10 (5.71%) Hadoop
4 9 (5.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (3.43%) Apache Hive
6 6 (3.43%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.43%) DB2
7 4 (2.29%) MySQL
7 4 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.71%) Flink
8 3 (1.71%) HBase
8 3 (1.71%) Impala
8 3 (1.71%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.71%) SAP BI
8 3 (1.71%) SAP HANA
9 2 (1.14%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (9.14%) Jenkins
2 9 (5.14%) JIRA
2 9 (5.14%) NMock
2 9 (5.14%) NUnit
3 2 (1.14%) Ant
3 2 (1.14%) Artifactory
3 2 (1.14%) ClearCase
3 2 (1.14%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.14%) Gradle
3 2 (1.14%) Hudson
3 2 (1.14%) Maven
3 2 (1.14%) Selenium
3 2 (1.14%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (18.29%) Finance
2 12 (6.86%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.14%) Marketing
3 9 (5.14%) Retail
4 6 (3.43%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.86%) Electronics
5 5 (2.86%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.71%) Banking
6 3 (1.71%) Legal
6 3 (1.71%) Online Betting
7 2 (1.14%) French Language
8 1 (0.57%) Advertising
8 1 (0.57%) Law
8 1 (0.57%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.43%) .NET
2 15 (8.57%) CSS
2 15 (8.57%) Web Services
3 13 (7.43%) HTML
4 12 (6.86%) ASP.NET
4 12 (6.86%) jQuery
4 12 (6.86%) Oracle Fusion
5 10 (5.71%) Ajax
5 10 (5.71%) REST
6 9 (5.14%) .NET Framework
6 9 (5.14%) D3.js
6 9 (5.14%) LINQ
6 9 (5.14%) NHibernate
6 9 (5.14%) Sass
6 9 (5.14%) Unity DI Container
6 9 (5.14%) WCF
7 7 (4.00%) Middleware
8 6 (3.43%) J2EE
8 6 (3.43%) Spring
9 4 (2.29%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.29%) Driving Licence
3 10 (5.71%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.57%) IPTV
4 8 (4.57%) Over-the-Top Content
4 8 (4.57%) Video on Demand
5 6 (3.43%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.43%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.43%) SWIFT
5 6 (3.43%) User Experience
6 5 (2.86%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.29%) Fintech
7 4 (2.29%) Social Media
7 4 (2.29%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.71%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.71%) iDTV
8 3 (1.71%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.71%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.71%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.14%) Windows
2 9 (5.14%) Unix
3 7 (4.00%) Linux
3 7 (4.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.14%) Solaris
4 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.57%) AIX
5 1 (0.57%) Android
5 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.57%) HPUX
5 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.57%) SUSE
5 1 (0.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (15.43%) TOGAF
3 26 (14.86%) SIEM
4 25 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 23 (13.14%) SOA
6 22 (12.57%) E-Commerce
7 21 (12.00%) Open Source
8 19 (10.86%) Presales
9 18 (10.29%) Software Engineering
9 18 (10.29%) Zachman Framework
10 15 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (8.00%) API Design
11 14 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
11 14 (8.00%) Information Security
12 13 (7.43%) OO
13 12 (6.86%) Migration
13 12 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (6.29%) Dependency Injection
14 11 (6.29%) Project Management
14 11 (6.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 34 (19.43%) Java
2 32 (18.29%) C
3 21 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (9.14%) C#
5 9 (5.14%) SQL
6 8 (4.57%) Python
7 6 (3.43%) C++
8 5 (2.86%) Scala
9 4 (2.29%) R
9 4 (2.29%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.71%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.71%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.71%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.14%) ABAP
11 2 (1.14%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.14%) Groovy
11 2 (1.14%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.14%) Perl
11 2 (1.14%) Ruby
12 1 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (18.29%) CISSP
2 27 (15.43%) CISA
3 26 (14.86%) CEH
3 26 (14.86%) GCIA
3 26 (14.86%) GCIH
4 6 (3.43%) Degree
5 5 (2.86%) CISM
6 4 (2.29%) MCITP
6 4 (2.29%) MCSE
6 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.71%) CCIE
7 3 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.57%) PhD
8 1 (0.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.43%) SEPA
2 5 (2.86%) COBIT
2 5 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.86%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.86%) SSAE 16
3 3 (1.71%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (4.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.71%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.14%) HDFS
5 1 (0.57%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.57%) Firmware
5 1 (0.57%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.57%) vCloud
5 1 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (13.71%) QRadar
2 7 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.00%) Puppet
3 4 (2.29%) AirWatch
3 4 (2.29%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.57%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.57%) Oozie
4 1 (0.57%) SCCM
4 1 (0.57%) vRealize
Vendors
1 29 (16.57%) Microsoft
2 26 (14.86%) Oracle
3 24 (13.71%) ArcSight
3 24 (13.71%) Intel Security
3 24 (13.71%) LogRhythm
3 24 (13.71%) SolarWinds
3 24 (13.71%) Splunk
3 24 (13.71%) Trustwave
4 15 (8.57%) IBM
5 13 (7.43%) SAP
6 10 (5.71%) Dell
7 8 (4.57%) Citrix
8 7 (4.00%) VMware
9 6 (3.43%) EMC
9 6 (3.43%) HP
10 5 (2.86%) NetApp
11 4 (2.29%) CA
11 4 (2.29%) Cisco
11 4 (2.29%) Juniper
11 4 (2.29%) MobileIron
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