The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Architect
Rank 784 668 744
Rank change year-on-year
-116 +76
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 111 170 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.18% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88 136 99
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £76,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+0.96% -16.80%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102690 95590 105693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.33% 94.23% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84523 79913 91207
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% -
Systems Architect
UK

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -52 46 £60,000 -7.69% 2
South East -38 22 £52,500 +0.96% 3
East of England -12 18 £65,000 +13.04% 3
South West -12 11 £42,500 -15.00%
West Midlands +8 4 £55,000 +22.22% 1
North West -5 3 - - 2
East Midlands -19 3 £62,500 +66.66%
Yorkshire -34 2 £41,250 -46.77%
Systems Architect
UK

Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 58 (26.13%) Finance
2 55 (24.77%) Degree
3 45 (20.27%) Linux
4 41 (18.47%) .NET
5 39 (17.57%) Microsoft
6 38 (17.12%) CRM
7 36 (16.22%) Java
8 35 (15.77%) SQL Server
9 34 (15.32%) Windows
9 34 (15.32%) TOGAF
9 34 (15.32%) Computer Science
10 31 (13.96%) Active Directory
11 30 (13.51%) SQL
11 30 (13.51%) Migration
12 26 (11.71%) Data Management
13 25 (11.26%) Oracle
14 23 (10.36%) Project Management
15 22 (9.91%) Legal
16 21 (9.46%) VMware
16 21 (9.46%) Middleware
16 21 (9.46%) MS Excel
17 20 (9.01%) Data Modelling
17 20 (9.01%) SAP
18 19 (8.56%) Data Warehouse
18 19 (8.56%) ERP
18 19 (8.56%) Quality Management
18 19 (8.56%) Waterfall
19 18 (8.11%) Scrum
19 18 (8.11%) Telecoms
19 18 (8.11%) E-Commerce

Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 16 (7.21%) Apache
2 15 (6.76%) SharePoint
3 14 (6.31%) MS Exchange
4 8 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (3.60%) Lync
4 8 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (3.60%) IIS
5 7 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (3.15%) nginx
6 6 (2.70%) Drupal
6 6 (2.70%) Apache Solr
7 5 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (2.25%) OpenStack
7 5 (2.25%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.80%) WordPress
8 4 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.80%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.80%) Lotus Domino
8 4 (1.80%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.45%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 21 (9.46%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (4.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.35%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (1.35%) Magento
3 2 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.90%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.45%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.45%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.45%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.45%) Maximo
4 1 (0.45%) Finacle
4 1 (0.45%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.45%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.45%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.45%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.45%) Misys Equation
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.21%) SaaS
2 7 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.80%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.45%) IaaS
4 1 (0.45%) GitHub
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.66%) Internet
2 12 (5.41%) DNS
3 11 (4.95%) SAN
4 8 (3.60%) Kerberos
5 7 (3.15%) SMTP
5 7 (3.15%) Firewall
6 6 (2.70%) ICMP
6 6 (2.70%) POP3
6 6 (2.70%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.25%) LAN
7 5 (2.25%) Wireless
8 4 (1.80%) Network Security
8 4 (1.80%) WAN
8 4 (1.80%) DHCP
9 3 (1.35%) HTTPS
9 3 (1.35%) SSL
9 3 (1.35%) 3GPP
9 3 (1.35%) LDAP
9 3 (1.35%) NAS
10 2 (0.90%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.77%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.56%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (4.50%) Hadoop
4 9 (4.05%) Big Data
5 8 (3.60%) Mahout
5 8 (3.60%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.60%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (3.15%) MySQL
6 7 (3.15%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.80%) DB2
8 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.45%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (4.05%) Subversion
2 8 (3.60%) JConsole
2 8 (3.60%) Log4j
3 7 (3.15%) JIRA
4 4 (1.80%) LLVM
4 4 (1.80%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.80%) GCC
4 4 (1.80%) Rational Application Developer
4 4 (1.80%) JMeter
5 2 (0.90%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.90%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.45%) Maven
6 1 (0.45%) Hudson
6 1 (0.45%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.45%) Redmine
6 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 58 (26.13%) Finance
2 22 (9.91%) Legal
3 18 (8.11%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.95%) Marketing
5 10 (4.50%) Law
5 10 (4.50%) Retail
6 6 (2.70%) Billing
7 5 (2.25%) Electronics
8 3 (1.35%) Banking
8 3 (1.35%) Front Office
8 3 (1.35%) Automotive
8 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.90%) German Language
9 2 (0.90%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.45%) Military
10 1 (0.45%) Games
10 1 (0.45%) Publishing
10 1 (0.45%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (18.47%) .NET
2 21 (9.46%) Middleware
3 14 (6.31%) Web Services
4 12 (5.41%) REST
4 12 (5.41%) XML
4 12 (5.41%) CSS
4 12 (5.41%) HTML
5 11 (4.95%) SOAP
5 11 (4.95%) .NET Framework
6 9 (4.05%) JSON
7 8 (3.60%) SPNEGO
7 8 (3.60%) JMX
8 7 (3.15%) J2EE
8 7 (3.15%) ASP.NET
8 7 (3.15%) JSP
8 7 (3.15%) WCF
9 6 (2.70%) WPF
9 6 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (2.70%) Regular Expression
9 6 (2.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 34 (15.32%) Computer Science
2 16 (7.21%) Data Integration
3 13 (5.86%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.60%) Kindle
5 7 (3.15%) Clustering
5 7 (3.15%) Open Source
6 6 (2.70%) Visualisation
7 5 (2.25%) Replication
7 5 (2.25%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.35%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.90%) IPTV
9 2 (0.90%) RMADS
9 2 (0.90%) FlexPod
9 2 (0.90%) DTV
10 1 (0.45%) ASIC
10 1 (0.45%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.45%) e-Health
10 1 (0.45%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 45 (20.27%) Linux
2 34 (15.32%) Windows
3 15 (6.76%) UNIX
4 7 (3.15%) Solaris
4 7 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (2.70%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.80%) FreeBSD
7 2 (0.90%) Android
7 2 (0.90%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (17.12%) CRM
2 34 (15.32%) TOGAF
3 30 (13.51%) Migration
4 26 (11.71%) Data Management
5 23 (10.36%) Project Management
6 20 (9.01%) Data Modelling
7 19 (8.56%) ERP
7 19 (8.56%) Quality Management
7 19 (8.56%) Waterfall
8 18 (8.11%) Scrum
8 18 (8.11%) E-Commerce
9 16 (7.21%) Data Protection
9 16 (7.21%) Software Engineering
9 16 (7.21%) ITIL
10 14 (6.31%) UML
10 14 (6.31%) Network Design
11 13 (5.86%) Business Analysis
11 13 (5.86%) Use Case
12 12 (5.41%) MVC
12 12 (5.41%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (16.22%) Java
2 30 (13.51%) SQL
3 17 (7.66%) JavaScript
4 15 (6.76%) PHP
5 12 (5.41%) C#
5 12 (5.41%) C++
6 10 (4.50%) Python
7 8 (3.60%) R
7 8 (3.60%) PL/SQL
8 7 (3.15%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.25%) Ruby
10 3 (1.35%) C
10 3 (1.35%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.35%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.90%) Perl
12 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 55 (24.77%) Degree
2 7 (3.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (3.15%) MCSE
2 7 (3.15%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.70%) MCTS
3 6 (2.70%) MCT
3 6 (2.70%) MCP
4 4 (1.80%) Postgraduate
5 3 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (1.35%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.35%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.45%) CCIE
7 1 (0.45%) ISEB
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.45%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.60%) COBIT
1 8 (3.60%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.35%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.35%) QA
4 1 (0.45%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.45%) SLA
4 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.45%) Basel II
4 1 (0.45%) IAS 39
4 1 (0.45%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 31 (13.96%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.41%) Hyper-V
3 11 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (3.60%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.80%) Varnish
5 4 (1.80%) QEMU
5 4 (1.80%) KVM
6 1 (0.45%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.45%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.45%) vCloud
6 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.45%) vSphere
6 1 (0.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (3.60%) SCOM
1 8 (3.60%) Puppet
1 8 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.70%) ZABBIX
2 6 (2.70%) Capistrano
2 6 (2.70%) HAProxy
3 4 (1.80%) Cobbler
4 2 (0.90%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.90%) SCSM
Vendors
1 39 (17.57%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.26%) Oracle
3 21 (9.46%) VMware
4 20 (9.01%) SAP
5 16 (7.21%) Cisco
6 11 (4.95%) JD Edwards
7 10 (4.50%) Business Objects
8 7 (3.15%) Citrix
8 7 (3.15%) HP
8 7 (3.15%) Rackspace
9 5 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (2.25%) Huawei
10 4 (1.80%) Lotus
10 4 (1.80%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.80%) Dell
11 3 (1.35%) Sun
11 3 (1.35%) ATG
12 2 (0.90%) Perforce
13 1 (0.45%) Misys
13 1 (0.45%) Temenos
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