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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Architect
Rank 786 777 687
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -90
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 66 76 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.079% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.083% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 56 63 133
Average salary £62,500 £52,500 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -9.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,650 £37,150
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +10.52%
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
93269 91455 99380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.83% 94.58% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 78278 74642 85969
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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
South East -42 17 £67,500 +28.57% 4
London +7 16 £60,000 +14.28% 1
East of England -10 14 £65,000 +19.26% 1
South West -7 9 £45,000 -14.28%
Yorkshire -13 6 £44,000 -20.00% 7
North East - 3 £70,000 -
West Midlands -11 1 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Systems Architect
UK

Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 44 (29.93%) Degree
2 41 (27.89%) Finance
3 30 (20.41%) Linux
4 29 (19.73%) Java
4 29 (19.73%) Computer Science
5 27 (18.37%) TOGAF
6 25 (17.01%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (17.01%) Microsoft
7 24 (16.33%) Windows
7 24 (16.33%) ITIL
8 21 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 20 (13.61%) Telecoms
10 18 (12.24%) Security Cleared
11 17 (11.56%) Migration
11 17 (11.56%) Marketing
11 17 (11.56%) Project Management
11 17 (11.56%) SQL
12 16 (10.88%) MS Excel
12 16 (10.88%) Service Delivery
13 15 (10.20%) Oracle
13 15 (10.20%) UML
14 14 (9.52%) Internet
14 14 (9.52%) Legal
14 14 (9.52%) VMware
14 14 (9.52%) Retail
15 13 (8.84%) Enterprise Architecture
15 13 (8.84%) Pega
15 13 (8.84%) Technical Architecture
15 13 (8.84%) UNIX
15 13 (8.84%) SOA

Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 12 (8.16%) WebSphere
2 8 (5.44%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (4.76%) Apache
4 2 (1.36%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.36%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.36%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.36%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.36%) TPMS
4 2 (1.36%) nginx
4 2 (1.36%) Lync
4 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.36%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.68%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.68%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.68%) WordPress
5 1 (0.68%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.68%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (10.88%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.40%) TargetLink
3 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.68%) MS Project
3 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.68%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.08%) SaaS
2 3 (2.04%) PaaS
2 3 (2.04%) IaaS
2 3 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.36%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (1.36%) AWS Data Pipeline
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.68%) ElastiCache
4 1 (0.68%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.52%) Internet
2 11 (7.48%) LAN
3 10 (6.80%) WAN
4 9 (6.12%) SMTP
4 9 (6.12%) TCP/IP
5 8 (5.44%) Firewall
6 6 (4.08%) LDAP
6 6 (4.08%) DNS
7 4 (2.72%) Network Security
7 4 (2.72%) Wireless
8 2 (1.36%) SAN
9 1 (0.68%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.68%) POP3
9 1 (0.68%) PBX
9 1 (0.68%) VoIP
9 1 (0.68%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.68%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.80%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.12%) DB2
3 8 (5.44%) Big Data
4 7 (4.76%) MySQL
5 4 (2.72%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.04%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.04%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.04%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.36%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.36%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 8 (5.44%) Rational Application Developer
2 5 (3.40%) Rational Rhapsody
2 5 (3.40%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (1.36%) Subversion
3 2 (1.36%) LLVM
3 2 (1.36%) GCC
4 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.68%) Webistrano
4 1 (0.68%) JIRA
4 1 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.68%) Hudson
4 1 (0.68%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.68%) JMeter
General
1 41 (27.89%) Finance
2 20 (13.61%) Telecoms
3 17 (11.56%) Marketing
4 14 (9.52%) Retail
4 14 (9.52%) Legal
5 9 (6.12%) Electronics
6 6 (4.08%) Spanish Language
6 6 (4.08%) French Language
7 5 (3.40%) Automotive
7 5 (3.40%) Manufacturing
7 5 (3.40%) Publishing
8 3 (2.04%) Financial Institution
8 3 (2.04%) Banking
9 1 (0.68%) German Language
9 1 (0.68%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.80%) HTML
1 10 (6.80%) J2EE
1 10 (6.80%) CSS
1 10 (6.80%) JSP
2 8 (5.44%) Servlets
2 8 (5.44%) EJB
3 7 (4.76%) .NET
4 4 (2.72%) Web Services
5 3 (2.04%) XML
6 2 (1.36%) WebCenter
6 2 (1.36%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (1.36%) SOAP
6 2 (1.36%) REST
7 1 (0.68%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.68%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.68%) JSON
7 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.68%) RESTful
7 1 (0.68%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.73%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.48%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.76%) Cryptography
4 5 (3.40%) Mathematics
4 5 (3.40%) Physics
4 5 (3.40%) Open Source
5 4 (2.72%) Social Media
5 4 (2.72%) User Experience
6 3 (2.04%) Internet of Things
6 3 (2.04%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.36%) GIS
7 2 (1.36%) CESG
7 2 (1.36%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (1.36%) PKI
7 2 (1.36%) BBC
7 2 (1.36%) Replication
7 2 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Exalogic
8 1 (0.68%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 30 (20.41%) Linux
2 24 (16.33%) Windows
3 13 (8.84%) UNIX
4 2 (1.36%) Windows 2000
4 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.36%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.68%) CentOS
5 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.68%) FreeBSD
5 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.37%) TOGAF
2 25 (17.01%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (16.33%) ITIL
4 21 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 17 (11.56%) Project Management
5 17 (11.56%) Migration
6 16 (10.88%) Service Delivery
7 15 (10.20%) UML
8 13 (8.84%) SOA
8 13 (8.84%) Technical Architecture
8 13 (8.84%) Enterprise Architecture
9 11 (7.48%) Waterfall
10 10 (6.80%) Requirements Management
10 10 (6.80%) MVC
10 10 (6.80%) Information Security
10 10 (6.80%) CRM
11 9 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (5.44%) Scrum
12 8 (5.44%) Quality Management
12 8 (5.44%) OO
Programming Languages
1 29 (19.73%) Java
2 17 (11.56%) SQL
3 11 (7.48%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.44%) C
5 6 (4.08%) PHP
5 6 (4.08%) Embedded C
6 5 (3.40%) Python
6 5 (3.40%) C#
6 5 (3.40%) Perl
7 2 (1.36%) C++
7 2 (1.36%) Ruby
8 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (29.93%) Degree
2 18 (12.24%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.12%) SC Cleared
4 8 (5.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (4.76%) CCNA
6 6 (4.08%) Postgraduate
6 6 (4.08%) VCP5
7 4 (2.72%) ISEB
8 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.04%) GIAC
8 3 (2.04%) CITP
9 2 (1.36%) MCTS
9 2 (1.36%) CISSP
9 2 (1.36%) MCSE
9 2 (1.36%) MCT
9 2 (1.36%) MCP
9 2 (1.36%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.68%) CCNP
10 1 (0.68%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.44%) QA
2 2 (1.36%) JSP 440
2 2 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.36%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (6.80%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.40%) Firmware
4 4 (2.72%) Squid
5 2 (1.36%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.36%) Varnish
5 2 (1.36%) QEMU
5 2 (1.36%) KVM
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.68%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (4.76%) Puppet
2 3 (2.04%) SCOM
3 2 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.68%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.68%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.68%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 25 (17.01%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.20%) Oracle
3 14 (9.52%) VMware
4 13 (8.84%) Pega
5 9 (6.12%) IBM
6 6 (4.08%) Dell
7 4 (2.72%) hybris
7 4 (2.72%) Avaya
7 4 (2.72%) Cognizant
8 2 (1.36%) Nokia
8 2 (1.36%) Siemens
8 2 (1.36%) SAP
8 2 (1.36%) Cisco
8 2 (1.36%) HP
8 2 (1.36%) Toshiba
8 2 (1.36%) BT
9 1 (0.68%) Citrix
9 1 (0.68%) Twitter
9 1 (0.68%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.68%) Talend
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