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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Architect
Rank 806 745 686
Rank change year-on-year
-61 -59
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 71 116 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.066% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 54 75 129
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +29.41%
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
101161 97875 99028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.55% 94.69% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 84490 81487 85365
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 21 November 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 21 November 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
South East -30 21 £71,500 +14.40% 5
East of England -12 20 £65,000 +18.18% 2
London -46 20 £67,500 +3.84% 4
South West -11 10 £47,500 -9.52% 3
West Midlands +3 4 - - 1
North East -17 1 £70,000 +55.55% 1
Yorkshire -35 1 £37,500 -25.00%
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Systems Architect
UK

Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 54 (30.51%) Degree
2 43 (24.29%) Finance
3 42 (23.73%) Microsoft
4 40 (22.60%) Windows
5 38 (21.47%) Linux
6 32 (18.08%) Computer Science
7 31 (17.51%) Migration
8 27 (15.25%) Active Directory
9 26 (14.69%) SQL
9 26 (14.69%) .NET
9 26 (14.69%) Telecoms
10 25 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (14.12%) Java
11 23 (12.99%) Oracle
11 23 (12.99%) SQL Server
11 23 (12.99%) ITIL
12 22 (12.43%) CRM
12 22 (12.43%) Legal
13 21 (11.86%) VMware
13 21 (11.86%) TOGAF
14 20 (11.30%) Marketing
14 20 (11.30%) E-Commerce
14 20 (11.30%) JavaScript
14 20 (11.30%) MS Excel
15 18 (10.17%) Retail
16 16 (9.04%) Service Delivery
16 16 (9.04%) HTML
16 16 (9.04%) CSS
16 16 (9.04%) SaaS
17 15 (8.47%) Waterfall

Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 15 (8.47%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.34%) WebSphere
3 11 (6.21%) MS Exchange
4 10 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (4.52%) Lync
5 8 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (4.52%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (4.52%) Apache
6 7 (3.95%) nginx
7 6 (3.39%) Apache Solr
7 6 (3.39%) Drupal
8 5 (2.82%) OpenStack
9 4 (2.26%) WordPress
9 4 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (2.26%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (1.13%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.13%) NetWeaver
10 2 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 20 (11.30%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.82%) MS Office
2 5 (2.82%) TargetLink
3 1 (0.56%) MS Project
3 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (6.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.69%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (1.13%) SAP ERP
3 2 (1.13%) Magento
4 1 (0.56%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.04%) SaaS
2 7 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.26%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (1.13%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.13%) AWS Data Pipeline
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.56%) ElastiCache
6 1 (0.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.91%) Internet
2 11 (6.21%) SMTP
2 11 (6.21%) TCP/IP
3 10 (5.65%) DNS
4 9 (5.08%) LAN
5 7 (3.95%) WAN
5 7 (3.95%) Firewall
5 7 (3.95%) Network Security
6 6 (3.39%) SAN
6 6 (3.39%) ICMP
6 6 (3.39%) POP3
7 4 (2.26%) Wireless
8 3 (1.69%) 3GPP
9 2 (1.13%) WCDMA
9 2 (1.13%) GPRS
9 2 (1.13%) GSM
9 2 (1.13%) HTTPS
9 2 (1.13%) SSL
9 2 (1.13%) LTE
9 2 (1.13%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.08%) DB2
3 8 (4.52%) MongoDB
3 8 (4.52%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.52%) MySQL
4 6 (3.39%) Big Data
4 6 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.69%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.13%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.56%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (4.52%) Subversion
1 8 (4.52%) Rational Application Developer
2 6 (3.39%) JIRA
3 5 (2.82%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (2.82%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (2.26%) GCC
4 4 (2.26%) JMeter
4 4 (2.26%) LLVM
5 3 (1.69%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.13%) Hudson
6 2 (1.13%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.56%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.56%) Maven
General
1 43 (24.29%) Finance
2 26 (14.69%) Telecoms
3 22 (12.43%) Legal
4 20 (11.30%) Marketing
5 18 (10.17%) Retail
6 8 (4.52%) Electronics
7 7 (3.95%) French Language
8 6 (3.39%) Spanish Language
8 6 (3.39%) Automotive
8 6 (3.39%) Publishing
9 5 (2.82%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.69%) German Language
11 2 (1.13%) Billing
12 1 (0.56%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (14.69%) .NET
2 16 (9.04%) HTML
2 16 (9.04%) CSS
3 11 (6.21%) JSP
3 11 (6.21%) J2EE
3 11 (6.21%) Web Services
4 9 (5.08%) .NET Framework
5 8 (4.52%) EJB
5 8 (4.52%) Servlets
6 6 (3.39%) Regular Expression
7 5 (2.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (2.82%) WCF
7 5 (2.82%) WPF
7 5 (2.82%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.82%) MSMQ
8 4 (2.26%) Hibernate
8 4 (2.26%) Memcached
9 3 (1.69%) REST
9 3 (1.69%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.08%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.65%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.08%) Data Integration
4 6 (3.39%) Replication
4 6 (3.39%) Cryptography
5 5 (2.82%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.82%) Physics
5 5 (2.82%) Open Source
6 4 (2.26%) User Experience
7 3 (1.69%) Internet of Things
7 3 (1.69%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.13%) Social Media
8 2 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.13%) Clustering
9 1 (0.56%) Life Science
9 1 (0.56%) Human Factors
9 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Exalogic
9 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 40 (22.60%) Windows
2 38 (21.47%) Linux
3 13 (7.34%) UNIX
4 5 (2.82%) Mac OS X
5 4 (2.26%) FreeBSD
6 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.13%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.13%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.56%) Solaris
8 1 (0.56%) Android
8 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.51%) Migration
2 25 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (12.99%) ITIL
4 22 (12.43%) CRM
5 21 (11.86%) TOGAF
6 20 (11.30%) E-Commerce
7 16 (9.04%) Service Delivery
8 15 (8.47%) MVC
8 15 (8.47%) Waterfall
9 13 (7.34%) Requirements Management
9 13 (7.34%) UML
9 13 (7.34%) Project Management
10 12 (6.78%) Quality Management
10 12 (6.78%) Scrum
10 12 (6.78%) High Availability
10 12 (6.78%) Line Management
10 12 (6.78%) Mentoring
11 10 (5.65%) SOA
11 10 (5.65%) Software Engineering
12 9 (5.08%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (14.69%) SQL
2 25 (14.12%) Java
3 20 (11.30%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.52%) C#
5 7 (3.95%) PHP
6 6 (3.39%) C
6 6 (3.39%) Python
7 5 (2.82%) Embedded C
7 5 (2.82%) Ruby
7 5 (2.82%) C++
8 2 (1.13%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.56%) Perl
9 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 54 (30.51%) Degree
2 11 (6.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (5.65%) Security Cleared
4 9 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (5.08%) MCSE
5 8 (4.52%) MCT
5 8 (4.52%) MCP
5 8 (4.52%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (4.52%) MCTS
6 7 (3.95%) CCNA
7 6 (3.39%) VCP5
8 5 (2.82%) Postgraduate
9 4 (2.26%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.56%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.56%) CCDP
10 1 (0.56%) ISEB
10 1 (0.56%) CCIE
10 1 (0.56%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.52%) QA
2 3 (1.69%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (15.25%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.08%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.82%) Varnish
5 4 (2.26%) QEMU
5 4 (2.26%) KVM
6 2 (1.13%) Firmware
7 1 (0.56%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (5.08%) SCOM
2 6 (3.39%) ZABBIX
2 6 (3.39%) Capistrano
2 6 (3.39%) HAProxy
3 5 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.26%) Puppet
5 1 (0.56%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 42 (23.73%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.99%) Oracle
3 21 (11.86%) VMware
4 8 (4.52%) Cisco
4 8 (4.52%) Dell
5 7 (3.95%) IBM
6 6 (3.39%) Pega
6 6 (3.39%) Rackspace
7 4 (2.26%) SAP
7 4 (2.26%) hybris
7 4 (2.26%) Avaya
7 4 (2.26%) Cognizant
7 4 (2.26%) Lotus
8 3 (1.69%) ATG
9 2 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.13%) Sun
9 2 (1.13%) HP
10 1 (0.56%) Citrix
10 1 (0.56%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.56%) SGI
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