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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Architect
Rank 794 737 742
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 82 125 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 55 89 97
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +9.64%
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
100922 95486 103565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.46% 94.50% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 83180 80190 88897
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% 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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -16 28 £65,000 +4.00% 7
London -24 24 £66,250 +1.92% 5
East of England -15 21 £82,500 +32.00% 3
South West -13 7 £48,750 +34.40%
West Midlands -18 6 £55,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Systems Architect
UK

Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 51 (26.02%) Degree
2 47 (23.98%) Finance
3 44 (22.45%) Linux
4 40 (20.41%) Windows
5 38 (19.39%) Microsoft
6 33 (16.84%) Migration
6 33 (16.84%) Computer Science
7 31 (15.82%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (15.31%) Java
9 29 (14.80%) Active Directory
9 29 (14.80%) Telecoms
10 25 (12.76%) .NET
10 25 (12.76%) CRM
11 24 (12.24%) Oracle
11 24 (12.24%) SQL
11 24 (12.24%) Legal
11 24 (12.24%) TOGAF
12 23 (11.73%) SQL Server
13 21 (10.71%) JavaScript
13 21 (10.71%) MS Excel
13 21 (10.71%) Marketing
13 21 (10.71%) VMware
14 20 (10.20%) E-Commerce
14 20 (10.20%) Waterfall
15 19 (9.69%) Line Management
15 19 (9.69%) ITIL
16 18 (9.18%) SaaS
17 17 (8.67%) SharePoint
17 17 (8.67%) Scrum
17 17 (8.67%) Retail

Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (8.67%) SharePoint
2 14 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 13 (6.63%) WebSphere
4 10 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (4.08%) Lync
6 8 (4.08%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (4.08%) Apache
7 7 (3.57%) nginx
7 7 (3.57%) OpenStack
8 6 (3.06%) Apache Solr
8 6 (3.06%) Drupal
9 4 (2.04%) WordPress
9 4 (2.04%) Lotus Domino
9 4 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.02%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.02%) NetWeaver
10 2 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 21 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.55%) MS Office
2 5 (2.55%) TargetLink
3 1 (0.51%) MS Project
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (6.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.53%) Magento
2 3 (1.53%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.51%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
4 1 (0.51%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.51%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.18%) SaaS
2 7 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.04%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (1.02%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (1.02%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.51%) ElastiCache
5 1 (0.51%) GitHub
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.16%) Internet
2 10 (5.10%) SAN
2 10 (5.10%) DNS
3 9 (4.59%) TCP/IP
3 9 (4.59%) SMTP
4 7 (3.57%) LAN
4 7 (3.57%) Network Security
5 6 (3.06%) ICMP
5 6 (3.06%) POP3
6 5 (2.55%) WAN
6 5 (2.55%) Firewall
6 5 (2.55%) Wireless
7 4 (2.04%) Kerberos
8 3 (1.53%) NAS
8 3 (1.53%) 3GPP
8 3 (1.53%) HTTPS
8 3 (1.53%) SSL
9 2 (1.02%) WCDMA
9 2 (1.02%) GPRS
9 2 (1.02%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.59%) DB2
2 9 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (4.08%) Big Data
4 7 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.57%) MySQL
5 6 (3.06%) Hadoop
5 6 (3.06%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.53%) Mahout
7 2 (1.02%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.51%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 9 (4.59%) Subversion
2 8 (4.08%) Rational Application Developer
3 6 (3.06%) LLVM
3 6 (3.06%) GCC
3 6 (3.06%) JIRA
4 4 (2.04%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.04%) JMeter
5 3 (1.53%) Log4j
5 3 (1.53%) JConsole
6 2 (1.02%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (1.02%) Hudson
6 2 (1.02%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (1.02%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.02%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.51%) Maven
General
1 47 (23.98%) Finance
2 29 (14.80%) Telecoms
3 24 (12.24%) Legal
4 21 (10.71%) Marketing
5 17 (8.67%) Retail
6 7 (3.57%) Electronics
6 7 (3.57%) Automotive
7 3 (1.53%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.53%) Publishing
7 3 (1.53%) Billing
7 3 (1.53%) French Language
7 3 (1.53%) German Language
8 2 (1.02%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.02%) Law
9 1 (0.51%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.76%) .NET
2 16 (8.16%) HTML
2 16 (8.16%) CSS
3 12 (6.12%) Web Services
4 11 (5.61%) JSP
4 11 (5.61%) J2EE
5 10 (5.10%) .NET Framework
6 8 (4.08%) EJB
6 8 (4.08%) Servlets
7 6 (3.06%) SOAP
7 6 (3.06%) ASP.NET
7 6 (3.06%) XML
7 6 (3.06%) MSMQ
7 6 (3.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (3.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (3.06%) REST
7 6 (3.06%) Regular Expression
7 6 (3.06%) WCF
7 6 (3.06%) WPF
8 5 (2.55%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.84%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.12%) Data Integration
2 12 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.10%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.06%) Replication
5 5 (2.55%) Clustering
5 5 (2.55%) Cryptography
5 5 (2.55%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.55%) Physics
5 5 (2.55%) Internet of Things
5 5 (2.55%) User Experience
5 5 (2.55%) Visualisation
5 5 (2.55%) Open Source
5 5 (2.55%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.02%) FlexPod
6 2 (1.02%) Social Media
6 2 (1.02%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.02%) DTV
7 1 (0.51%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.51%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 44 (22.45%) Linux
2 40 (20.41%) Windows
3 16 (8.16%) UNIX
4 8 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.06%) Mac OS X
5 6 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.04%) Solaris
7 4 (2.04%) FreeBSD
8 2 (1.02%) Android
8 2 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.02%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.51%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (16.84%) Migration
2 31 (15.82%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (12.76%) CRM
4 24 (12.24%) TOGAF
5 20 (10.20%) E-Commerce
5 20 (10.20%) Waterfall
6 19 (9.69%) Line Management
6 19 (9.69%) ITIL
7 17 (8.67%) Scrum
8 16 (8.16%) Quality Management
8 16 (8.16%) Service Delivery
8 16 (8.16%) Mentoring
9 15 (7.65%) UML
10 14 (7.14%) MVC
10 14 (7.14%) Requirements Management
11 13 (6.63%) Software Engineering
12 12 (6.12%) Data Management
12 12 (6.12%) Regression Testing
12 12 (6.12%) High Availability
13 11 (5.61%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 30 (15.31%) Java
2 24 (12.24%) SQL
3 21 (10.71%) JavaScript
4 9 (4.59%) PHP
4 9 (4.59%) Python
5 8 (4.08%) C++
6 7 (3.57%) C
6 7 (3.57%) C#
7 5 (2.55%) Embedded C
7 5 (2.55%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.55%) Ruby
8 3 (1.53%) R
9 2 (1.02%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.51%) Perl
10 1 (0.51%) VBScript
10 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 51 (26.02%) Degree
2 9 (4.59%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (4.59%) MCSE
3 8 (4.08%) MCT
3 8 (4.08%) MCP
3 8 (4.08%) MCTS
4 7 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (2.55%) Postgraduate
6 4 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.53%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.53%) CCNA
8 2 (1.02%) VCP5
9 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.51%) CCDP
9 1 (0.51%) ISEB
9 1 (0.51%) CCIE
9 1 (0.51%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.08%) QA
2 4 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.53%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.51%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 29 (14.80%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.12%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.06%) QEMU
4 6 (3.06%) KVM
5 5 (2.55%) Varnish
6 4 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.51%) vCloud
7 1 (0.51%) vSphere
7 1 (0.51%) Firmware
7 1 (0.51%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.51%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (4.59%) SCOM
2 7 (3.57%) Puppet
3 6 (3.06%) ZABBIX
3 6 (3.06%) Capistrano
3 6 (3.06%) HAProxy
4 5 (2.55%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.04%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 38 (19.39%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.24%) Oracle
3 21 (10.71%) VMware
4 11 (5.61%) Cisco
5 7 (3.57%) SAP
6 6 (3.06%) Rackspace
7 5 (2.55%) Pega
7 5 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.55%) HP
7 5 (2.55%) Dell
8 4 (2.04%) IBM
8 4 (2.04%) Lotus
8 4 (2.04%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.04%) Cognizant
8 4 (2.04%) hybris
9 3 (1.53%) ATG
9 3 (1.53%) Avaya
9 3 (1.53%) Sun
10 2 (1.02%) Citrix
10 2 (1.02%) JD Edwards
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Bonus, Discounts, Health, Pension
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
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