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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Architect
Rank 792 789 743
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 58 114 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 51 84 89
Average salary £67,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
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
94274 104403 95375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 78300 86556 80168
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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
London +18 20 £76,000 +16.92% 5
South East +3 12 £56,359 +7.34% 5
Yorkshire +8 9 £42,500 +3.03%
East of England +10 6 £73,750 +51.28% 2
North West +4 5 - - 2
East Midlands -2 4 £35,000 -50.00% 1
West Midlands -5 1 £50,000 -9.09% 1
South West -18 1 £52,500 -4.54%
Systems Architect
UK

Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 59 (40.69%) Finance
2 43 (29.66%) Java
3 42 (28.97%) Technical Architecture
4 27 (18.62%) SOA
5 26 (17.93%) CRM
5 26 (17.93%) Pega
5 26 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (16.55%) QA
7 23 (15.86%) Linux
8 21 (14.48%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (13.10%) .NET
9 19 (13.10%) SQL Server
10 18 (12.41%) Oracle
11 17 (11.72%) Business Analysis
12 16 (11.03%) UML
12 16 (11.03%) Mentoring
13 15 (10.34%) Windows
13 15 (10.34%) Project Management
14 14 (9.66%) TOGAF
15 13 (8.97%) Enterprise Architecture
15 13 (8.97%) Degree
15 13 (8.97%) Security Cleared
15 13 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
15 13 (8.97%) Perl
16 12 (8.28%) Web Services
16 12 (8.28%) Internet
17 11 (7.59%) Microsoft
17 11 (7.59%) Firewall
17 11 (7.59%) SQL
17 11 (7.59%) WAN

Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 4 (2.76%) Oracle Service Bus
1 4 (2.76%) Apache
2 3 (2.07%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.07%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (2.07%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.38%) TPMS
3 2 (1.38%) CMS
4 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.69%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.38%) SAP Retail
2 2 (1.38%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (6.21%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.76%) SaaS
3 4 (2.76%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.76%) IaaS
4 3 (2.07%) PaaS
5 2 (1.38%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.28%) Internet
2 11 (7.59%) Firewall
2 11 (7.59%) WAN
3 8 (5.52%) Network Security
3 8 (5.52%) SAN
4 7 (4.83%) LDAP
5 5 (3.45%) Wireless
5 5 (3.45%) DNS
6 3 (2.07%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.07%) LAN
6 3 (2.07%) SMTP
7 1 (0.69%) SSL
7 1 (0.69%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.14%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.76%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.76%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.76%) MySQL
4 4 (2.76%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.07%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (2.07%) DB2
5 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.38%) Big Data
7 1 (0.69%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (2.07%) Rational Application Developer
2 2 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.38%) JIRA
3 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.69%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.69%) TeamCity
General
1 59 (40.69%) Finance
2 7 (4.83%) Retail
3 6 (4.14%) Banking
4 5 (3.45%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.76%) Marketing
6 3 (2.07%) Electronics
6 3 (2.07%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.38%) Avionics
7 2 (1.38%) Military
7 2 (1.38%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.38%) Games
8 1 (0.69%) Ukrainian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.10%) .NET
2 12 (8.28%) Web Services
3 8 (5.52%) SOAP
4 7 (4.83%) J2EE
5 5 (3.45%) XML
5 5 (3.45%) CSS
5 5 (3.45%) HTML
6 4 (2.76%) RESTful
6 4 (2.76%) OAuth
6 4 (2.76%) Spring
6 4 (2.76%) Java EE
6 4 (2.76%) JSON
6 4 (2.76%) JSP
6 4 (2.76%) SAML
6 4 (2.76%) Play Framework
7 3 (2.07%) Servlets
7 3 (2.07%) EJB
8 2 (1.38%) WebCenter
8 2 (1.38%) Oracle ADF
8 2 (1.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.48%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.90%) Derivative
3 6 (4.14%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.14%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.76%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.07%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.07%) Internet of Things
5 3 (2.07%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.07%) Oracle Exalogic
5 3 (2.07%) Cryptography
5 3 (2.07%) Data Conversion
5 3 (2.07%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.38%) Social Media
6 2 (1.38%) EMV
6 2 (1.38%) BBC
7 1 (0.69%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.69%) GIS
7 1 (0.69%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.69%) PKI
7 1 (0.69%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 23 (15.86%) Linux
2 15 (10.34%) Windows
3 9 (6.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (4.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.45%) UNIX
6 4 (2.76%) CentOS
6 4 (2.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.38%) Windows NT
7 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (28.97%) Technical Architecture
2 27 (18.62%) SOA
3 26 (17.93%) CRM
3 26 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (11.72%) Business Analysis
5 16 (11.03%) UML
5 16 (11.03%) Mentoring
6 15 (10.34%) Project Management
7 14 (9.66%) TOGAF
8 13 (8.97%) Enterprise Architecture
9 11 (7.59%) Load Balancing
10 10 (6.90%) E-Commerce
10 10 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (6.21%) OO
12 8 (5.52%) Systems Analysis
12 8 (5.52%) Scrum
12 8 (5.52%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (4.83%) ITIL
13 7 (4.83%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (4.14%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 43 (29.66%) Java
2 13 (8.97%) Perl
3 11 (7.59%) SQL
4 10 (6.90%) Bash Shell
5 9 (6.21%) PowerShell
6 6 (4.14%) PHP
7 5 (3.45%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.76%) Python
8 4 (2.76%) C
9 2 (1.38%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.69%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.69%) C++
10 1 (0.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (8.97%) Degree
1 13 (8.97%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.52%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.07%) ISEB
3 3 (2.07%) CITP
3 3 (2.07%) GIAC
4 2 (1.38%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (1.38%) Postgraduate
4 2 (1.38%) PhD
4 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.69%) CISSP
5 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (16.55%) QA
2 9 (6.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.69%) COBIT
3 1 (0.69%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.69%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (4.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.76%) Squid
3 3 (2.07%) Firmware
4 1 (0.69%) Docker
4 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.69%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (6.90%) Puppet
2 2 (1.38%) Ganglia
2 2 (1.38%) Munin
2 2 (1.38%) Nagios
2 2 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.38%) collectd
3 1 (0.69%) SCCM
3 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (17.93%) Pega
2 18 (12.41%) Oracle
3 11 (7.59%) Microsoft
4 10 (6.90%) VMware
5 9 (6.21%) Cisco
6 8 (5.52%) Veeam
6 8 (5.52%) Juniper
6 8 (5.52%) CommVault
7 7 (4.83%) IBM
8 2 (1.38%) SAP
8 2 (1.38%) HP
8 2 (1.38%) Nokia
8 2 (1.38%) Siemens
8 2 (1.38%) BT
8 2 (1.38%) Toshiba
9 1 (0.69%) Twitter
9 1 (0.69%) Sophos
9 1 (0.69%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.69%) Informatica
9 1 (0.69%) NetApp
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