The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Architect
Rank 813 804 794
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 56 25 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.025% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.026% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 48 22 71
Average salary £70,000 £95,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £95,000 £76,250
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +24.59%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103175 95734 105673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.21% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84966 79988 91183
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Principal Architect
UK

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(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 -22 26 £77,500 -4.61% 2
South East -6 16 £67,500 -28.94% 1
South West -7 7 £70,000 +3.70%
East of England -6 1 £95,000 +80.09%
West Midlands - 1 £47,500 -
Principal Architect
UK

Principal Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 46 (41.44%) Finance
2 30 (27.03%) Telecoms
3 29 (26.13%) TOGAF
4 25 (22.52%) Security Cleared
5 23 (20.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (20.72%) Security Architecture
5 23 (20.72%) Network Design
5 23 (20.72%) Banking
6 22 (19.82%) SC Cleared
7 17 (15.32%) DV Cleared
7 17 (15.32%) Zachman Framework
8 14 (12.61%) SOA
9 13 (11.71%) Investment Banking
10 12 (10.81%) Business Development
11 11 (9.91%) International Banking
12 10 (9.01%) Enterprise Architecture
12 10 (9.01%) Oracle
13 9 (8.11%) E-Commerce
13 9 (8.11%) Service Delivery
13 9 (8.11%) Data Management
14 8 (7.21%) Project Management
14 8 (7.21%) Degree
14 8 (7.21%) Data Architecture
15 7 (6.31%) Mainframe
15 7 (6.31%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (6.31%) VMware
15 7 (6.31%) Client/Server
15 7 (6.31%) Microsoft
16 6 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
16 6 (5.41%) Ethical Hacking

Principal Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (2.70%) SAS
2 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.80%) IIS
3 1 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.90%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.90%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.90%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.90%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.90%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.90%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) SPSS
1 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.90%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.80%) IaaS
1 2 (1.80%) SaaS
1 2 (1.80%) PaaS
2 1 (0.90%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.41%) Network Security
2 5 (4.50%) Broadband
3 4 (3.60%) RIP
3 4 (3.60%) VPN
3 4 (3.60%) BGP
3 4 (3.60%) MPLS
3 4 (3.60%) OSPF
3 4 (3.60%) xDSL
4 3 (2.70%) Internet
5 2 (1.80%) SAN
6 1 (0.90%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.90%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.90%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.90%) NAS
6 1 (0.90%) LAN
6 1 (0.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.70%) SAP HANA
1 3 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (2.70%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.80%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.80%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.80%) SAP BI
2 2 (1.80%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.80%) Base SAS
2 2 (1.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (1.80%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 2 (1.80%) Big Data
2 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.90%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.90%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (0.90%) Triplestore
General
1 46 (41.44%) Finance
2 30 (27.03%) Telecoms
3 23 (20.72%) Banking
4 13 (11.71%) Investment Banking
5 11 (9.91%) International Banking
6 4 (3.60%) Retail
6 4 (3.60%) Multimedia
6 4 (3.60%) Billing
7 3 (2.70%) Marketing
7 3 (2.70%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.80%) Military
8 2 (1.80%) Electronics
9 1 (0.90%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.90%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.50%) Java EE
2 4 (3.60%) Middleware
3 2 (1.80%) .NET
4 1 (0.90%) MapReduce
4 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.90%) Spring Security
4 1 (0.90%) Spring MVC
4 1 (0.90%) Spring
4 1 (0.90%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.90%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.31%) Mainframe
1 7 (6.31%) Client/Server
2 5 (4.50%) Kindle
3 4 (3.60%) DTV
3 4 (3.60%) SWIFT
4 3 (2.70%) Social Media
4 3 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.70%) Blog
4 3 (2.70%) GIS
4 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.80%) Open Source
5 2 (1.80%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.80%) Human Factors
5 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.90%) Frameworx
6 1 (0.90%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.90%) IBM XIV
6 1 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.90%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.80%) Linux
1 2 (1.80%) UNIX
2 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.90%) SUSE
2 1 (0.90%) OS/400
2 1 (0.90%) zOS
2 1 (0.90%) Windows
2 1 (0.90%) AIX
2 1 (0.90%) HPUX
2 1 (0.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.13%) TOGAF
2 23 (20.72%) Security Architecture
2 23 (20.72%) Network Design
3 17 (15.32%) Zachman Framework
4 14 (12.61%) SOA
5 12 (10.81%) Business Development
6 10 (9.01%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (8.11%) E-Commerce
7 9 (8.11%) Service Delivery
7 9 (8.11%) Data Management
8 8 (7.21%) Project Management
8 8 (7.21%) Data Architecture
9 7 (6.31%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.41%) Ethical Hacking
10 6 (5.41%) Software Engineering
10 6 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (4.50%) Analytics
11 5 (4.50%) Cyber Security
11 5 (4.50%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.60%) Java
2 3 (2.70%) C
3 2 (1.80%) SQL
4 1 (0.90%) R
4 1 (0.90%) Clojure
4 1 (0.90%) Golang
4 1 (0.90%) Erlang
4 1 (0.90%) Scala
4 1 (0.90%) Ruby
4 1 (0.90%) C#
4 1 (0.90%) Perl
4 1 (0.90%) PHP
4 1 (0.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (22.52%) Security Cleared
2 22 (19.82%) SC Cleared
3 17 (15.32%) DV Cleared
4 8 (7.21%) Degree
5 1 (0.90%) CITP
5 1 (0.90%) MBCS
5 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.50%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.70%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.80%) KVM
3 1 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.90%) Docker
3 1 (0.90%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.90%) vCloud
3 1 (0.90%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (1.80%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.90%) Puppet
2 1 (0.90%) SCOM
2 1 (0.90%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (0.90%) OpenView
2 1 (0.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.90%) Unicenter
2 1 (0.90%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 10 (9.01%) Oracle
2 7 (6.31%) VMware
2 7 (6.31%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.50%) RedPrairie
3 5 (4.50%) Cognizant
4 4 (3.60%) SAP
4 4 (3.60%) Citrix
4 4 (3.60%) Ericsson
4 4 (3.60%) Huawei
4 4 (3.60%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 2 (1.80%) CA
5 2 (1.80%) NetApp
5 2 (1.80%) BMC
5 2 (1.80%) Cisco
5 2 (1.80%) IBM
5 2 (1.80%) HP
5 2 (1.80%) EMC
5 2 (1.80%) Tableau
6 1 (0.90%) 3PAR
6 1 (0.90%) Isilon
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