The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems 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 Systems 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
System Architect
Rank 787 711 745
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 85 143 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 61 111 93
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £40,052
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,250 £80,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.16%
Systems 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%

Systems Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Systems Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Systems Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Systems Architect Salary Trend in England

Systems Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Systems Architect Salary Histogram in England

Systems 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 Systems 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
(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 -60 32 £63,875 -1.73% 4
South East -29 27 £52,500 -16.00% 2
East of England -20 19 £82,500 +37.50% 3
West Midlands - 5 £55,000 - 1
South West -27 3 £70,000 +47.36%
North West -17 2 - -
East Midlands -3 1 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Systems Architect
UK

Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title.

1 57 (26.51%) Finance
2 56 (26.05%) Degree
3 48 (22.33%) Linux
4 39 (18.14%) Java
5 38 (17.67%) Computer Science
6 37 (17.21%) Migration
7 36 (16.74%) Microsoft
8 34 (15.81%) Windows
9 33 (15.35%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (13.49%) Telecoms
10 29 (13.49%) CRM
11 28 (13.02%) .NET
11 28 (13.02%) Oracle
11 28 (13.02%) TOGAF
12 27 (12.56%) Legal
12 27 (12.56%) SQL
12 27 (12.56%) Active Directory
13 24 (11.16%) SQL Server
14 22 (10.23%) JavaScript
14 22 (10.23%) E-Commerce
15 21 (9.77%) UNIX
15 21 (9.77%) Waterfall
15 21 (9.77%) Marketing
16 20 (9.30%) Line Management
16 20 (9.30%) Internet
16 20 (9.30%) MS Excel
17 19 (8.84%) UML
17 19 (8.84%) Data Management
18 17 (7.91%) Quality Management
18 17 (7.91%) Service Delivery

Systems 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 Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (7.91%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.51%) MS Exchange
3 12 (5.58%) WebSphere
4 11 (5.12%) Apache
5 10 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (3.72%) Lync
7 8 (3.72%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (3.26%) nginx
8 7 (3.26%) OpenStack
9 6 (2.79%) Apache Solr
9 6 (2.79%) Drupal
10 4 (1.86%) WordPress
10 4 (1.86%) Lotus Domino
10 4 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (1.40%) IIS
12 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.47%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 20 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.33%) MS Office
3 4 (1.86%) TargetLink
4 1 (0.47%) MS Project
4 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (6.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.40%) Magento
2 3 (1.40%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.47%) Finacle
4 1 (0.47%) Maximo
4 1 (0.47%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.47%) Misys Equation
4 1 (0.47%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.47%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.47%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.98%) SaaS
2 9 (4.19%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.86%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.93%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.93%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.93%) AWS Data Pipeline
6 1 (0.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.47%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.47%) ElastiCache
6 1 (0.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.30%) Internet
2 10 (4.65%) DNS
2 10 (4.65%) SAN
3 7 (3.26%) SMTP
3 7 (3.26%) Kerberos
3 7 (3.26%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.26%) Wireless
3 7 (3.26%) Network Security
4 6 (2.79%) ICMP
4 6 (2.79%) POP3
5 5 (2.33%) LAN
5 5 (2.33%) Firewall
6 3 (1.40%) NAS
6 3 (1.40%) 3GPP
6 3 (1.40%) WAN
6 3 (1.40%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.40%) SSL
7 2 (0.93%) WCDMA
7 2 (0.93%) GPRS
7 2 (0.93%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.16%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.51%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (5.12%) Big Data
4 9 (4.19%) Hadoop
4 9 (4.19%) DB2
5 7 (3.26%) MySQL
5 7 (3.26%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.26%) Mahout
5 7 (3.26%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.40%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.93%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (4.19%) Subversion
2 8 (3.72%) Rational Application Developer
3 7 (3.26%) JConsole
3 7 (3.26%) Log4j
4 6 (2.79%) JIRA
4 6 (2.79%) LLVM
4 6 (2.79%) GCC
5 4 (1.86%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.86%) JMeter
6 2 (0.93%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.93%) Hudson
6 2 (0.93%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (0.93%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.47%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.47%) Maven
General
1 57 (26.51%) Finance
2 29 (13.49%) Telecoms
3 27 (12.56%) Legal
4 21 (9.77%) Marketing
5 16 (7.44%) Retail
6 8 (3.72%) Electronics
7 7 (3.26%) Automotive
8 5 (2.33%) Law
8 5 (2.33%) Billing
9 3 (1.40%) German Language
9 3 (1.40%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.93%) Publishing
10 2 (0.93%) Banking
11 1 (0.47%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (13.02%) .NET
2 16 (7.44%) HTML
2 16 (7.44%) CSS
3 13 (6.05%) Web Services
4 11 (5.12%) XML
4 11 (5.12%) JSP
4 11 (5.12%) J2EE
5 10 (4.65%) .NET Framework
5 10 (4.65%) SOAP
5 10 (4.65%) REST
6 8 (3.72%) EJB
6 8 (3.72%) Servlets
7 7 (3.26%) SPNEGO
7 7 (3.26%) Middleware
7 7 (3.26%) JMX
7 7 (3.26%) JSON
8 6 (2.79%) WCF
8 6 (2.79%) WPF
8 6 (2.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (2.79%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 38 (17.67%) Computer Science
2 16 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.98%) Data Integration
4 12 (5.58%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.72%) Visualisation
6 7 (3.26%) Internet of Things
7 6 (2.79%) Replication
8 5 (2.33%) Open Source
9 4 (1.86%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.86%) Physics
9 4 (1.86%) Clustering
10 3 (1.40%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.93%) RMADS
11 2 (0.93%) Social Media
11 2 (0.93%) Kindle
11 2 (0.93%) User Experience
11 2 (0.93%) DTV
11 2 (0.93%) FlexPod
12 1 (0.47%) Oracle Exalogic
12 1 (0.47%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 48 (22.33%) Linux
2 34 (15.81%) Windows
3 21 (9.77%) UNIX
4 6 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (2.79%) Mac OS X
4 6 (2.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.86%) Solaris
6 4 (1.86%) FreeBSD
7 2 (0.93%) Android
7 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (17.21%) Migration
2 33 (15.35%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (13.49%) CRM
4 28 (13.02%) TOGAF
5 22 (10.23%) E-Commerce
6 21 (9.77%) Waterfall
7 20 (9.30%) Line Management
8 19 (8.84%) UML
8 19 (8.84%) Data Management
9 17 (7.91%) ITIL
9 17 (7.91%) Scrum
9 17 (7.91%) Quality Management
9 17 (7.91%) Service Delivery
10 16 (7.44%) Mentoring
11 15 (6.98%) Regression Testing
11 15 (6.98%) Software Engineering
12 14 (6.51%) Project Management
12 14 (6.51%) MVC
12 14 (6.51%) ERP
13 13 (6.05%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 39 (18.14%) Java
2 27 (12.56%) SQL
3 22 (10.23%) JavaScript
4 12 (5.58%) PHP
5 11 (5.12%) Python
5 11 (5.12%) C++
6 8 (3.72%) C#
7 7 (3.26%) C
7 7 (3.26%) R
8 5 (2.33%) Ruby
9 4 (1.86%) Embedded C
9 4 (1.86%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.40%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.93%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.47%) VBScript
12 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 56 (26.05%) Degree
2 9 (4.19%) MCSE
2 9 (4.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.72%) MCP
3 8 (3.72%) MCT
3 8 (3.72%) MCTS
3 8 (3.72%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.86%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.40%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (1.40%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.47%) CCIE
7 1 (0.47%) CCNP
7 1 (0.47%) CCNA
7 1 (0.47%) CCDP
7 1 (0.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.33%) QA
3 3 (1.40%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.93%) COBIT
4 2 (0.93%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.47%) SLA
5 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.47%) Basel II
5 1 (0.47%) IAS 39
5 1 (0.47%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 27 (12.56%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.58%) Hyper-V
3 10 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (3.72%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (2.79%) QEMU
5 6 (2.79%) KVM
6 5 (2.33%) Varnish
7 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.47%) vCloud
7 1 (0.47%) vSphere
7 1 (0.47%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (4.19%) SCOM
2 7 (3.26%) Puppet
3 6 (2.79%) ZABBIX
3 6 (2.79%) Capistrano
3 6 (2.79%) HAProxy
4 5 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.86%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 36 (16.74%) Microsoft
2 28 (13.02%) Oracle
3 17 (7.91%) VMware
4 12 (5.58%) SAP
4 12 (5.58%) Cisco
5 6 (2.79%) JD Edwards
5 6 (2.79%) Rackspace
6 5 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.33%) HP
7 4 (1.86%) Dell
7 4 (1.86%) Lotus
7 4 (1.86%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.86%) hybris
7 4 (1.86%) Huawei
8 3 (1.40%) ATG
8 3 (1.40%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.40%) Sun
9 2 (0.93%) IBM
9 2 (0.93%) Citrix
9 2 (0.93%) Perforce
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