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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Architect
Rank 799 766 679
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -87
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 66 97 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.096% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.10% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 54 63 147
Average salary £61,750 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.27% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,750 £68,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +22.22%
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
98061 95266 102493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.72% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82304 78117 89013
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 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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
East of England -10 19 £65,000 +20.37% 1
South East -24 16 £67,500 +22.72% 3
London -33 16 £53,750 -10.41% 2
South West -6 10 £47,500 -9.52% 4
North East -13 3 £70,000 +55.55%
Yorkshire -17 2 £43,750 -20.45%
West Midlands -20 1 - - 1
Systems Architect
UK

Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 47 (32.19%) Degree
2 37 (25.34%) Finance
3 36 (24.66%) Linux
4 31 (21.23%) Computer Science
5 29 (19.86%) Windows
6 28 (19.18%) Microsoft
7 27 (18.49%) Migration
8 25 (17.12%) TOGAF
9 24 (16.44%) Java
9 24 (16.44%) ITIL
10 23 (15.75%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (15.07%) Telecoms
12 19 (13.01%) SQL
12 19 (13.01%) E-Commerce
12 19 (13.01%) Legal
12 19 (13.01%) Marketing
13 17 (11.64%) Oracle
13 17 (11.64%) VMware
14 16 (10.96%) JavaScript
14 16 (10.96%) MS Excel
15 15 (10.27%) UML
15 15 (10.27%) Internet
15 15 (10.27%) Project Management
15 15 (10.27%) Service Delivery
16 14 (9.59%) HTML
16 14 (9.59%) CSS
16 14 (9.59%) Active Directory
16 14 (9.59%) Retail
16 14 (9.59%) Waterfall
17 13 (8.90%) .NET

Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (8.22%) WebSphere
2 10 (6.85%) Apache
3 8 (5.48%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (4.79%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.79%) nginx
5 6 (4.11%) Apache Solr
5 6 (4.11%) Drupal
5 6 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (4.11%) MS Exchange
5 6 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.42%) Lync
6 5 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.74%) Lotus Domino
7 4 (2.74%) WordPress
7 4 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (2.05%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.37%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.68%) IIS
10 1 (0.68%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 16 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.42%) TargetLink
3 4 (2.74%) MS Office
4 1 (0.68%) MS Project
4 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.68%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.53%) SaaS
2 6 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.74%) Rackspace Cloud
4 3 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.37%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (1.37%) AWS Data Pipeline
6 1 (0.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.68%) ElastiCache
6 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.68%) IaaS
6 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.27%) Internet
2 12 (8.22%) SMTP
3 11 (7.53%) TCP/IP
4 9 (6.16%) LAN
5 8 (5.48%) WAN
5 8 (5.48%) DNS
6 7 (4.79%) Network Security
7 6 (4.11%) ICMP
7 6 (4.11%) Firewall
7 6 (4.11%) POP3
8 4 (2.74%) Wireless
9 3 (2.05%) LDAP
10 2 (1.37%) SAN
11 1 (0.68%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.68%) PBX
11 1 (0.68%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.90%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.85%) MySQL
3 9 (6.16%) DB2
4 8 (5.48%) MongoDB
4 8 (5.48%) Big Data
5 7 (4.79%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.05%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.37%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.37%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 8 (5.48%) Rational Application Developer
2 7 (4.79%) Subversion
3 6 (4.11%) JIRA
3 6 (4.11%) Webistrano
4 5 (3.42%) Rational Rhapsody
4 5 (3.42%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (2.74%) JMeter
6 3 (2.05%) LLVM
6 3 (2.05%) GCC
7 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.68%) Hudson
7 1 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
General
1 37 (25.34%) Finance
2 22 (15.07%) Telecoms
3 19 (13.01%) Marketing
3 19 (13.01%) Legal
4 14 (9.59%) Retail
5 9 (6.16%) Electronics
6 6 (4.11%) French Language
6 6 (4.11%) Spanish Language
7 5 (3.42%) Automotive
7 5 (3.42%) Manufacturing
7 5 (3.42%) Publishing
8 2 (1.37%) German Language
9 1 (0.68%) Billing
9 1 (0.68%) Games
9 1 (0.68%) Banking
9 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.59%) HTML
1 14 (9.59%) CSS
2 13 (8.90%) .NET
3 11 (7.53%) JSP
4 10 (6.85%) J2EE
5 8 (5.48%) EJB
5 8 (5.48%) Servlets
6 7 (4.79%) Web Services
7 6 (4.11%) Regular Expression
8 4 (2.74%) Memcached
9 2 (1.37%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (0.68%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.68%) JSON
10 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.68%) RESTful
10 1 (0.68%) WebCenter
10 1 (0.68%) XML
10 1 (0.68%) JMS
10 1 (0.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 31 (21.23%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.53%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.79%) Cryptography
5 5 (3.42%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.42%) Physics
5 5 (3.42%) Replication
5 5 (3.42%) Open Source
6 4 (2.74%) Social Media
6 4 (2.74%) User Experience
7 3 (2.05%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.05%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.37%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.37%) CESG
8 2 (1.37%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (1.37%) BBC
8 2 (1.37%) GIS
8 2 (1.37%) PKI
9 1 (0.68%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 36 (24.66%) Linux
2 29 (19.86%) Windows
3 13 (8.90%) UNIX
4 4 (2.74%) FreeBSD
4 4 (2.74%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (1.37%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.68%) CentOS
6 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.49%) Migration
2 25 (17.12%) TOGAF
3 24 (16.44%) ITIL
4 23 (15.75%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (13.01%) E-Commerce
6 15 (10.27%) UML
6 15 (10.27%) Project Management
6 15 (10.27%) Service Delivery
7 14 (9.59%) Waterfall
8 13 (8.90%) Requirements Management
9 12 (8.22%) Enterprise Architecture
9 12 (8.22%) Information Security
9 12 (8.22%) CRM
10 10 (6.85%) Quality Management
10 10 (6.85%) MVC
10 10 (6.85%) Data Protection
11 9 (6.16%) High Availability
11 9 (6.16%) Line Management
12 8 (5.48%) Product Management
12 8 (5.48%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.44%) Java
2 19 (13.01%) SQL
3 16 (10.96%) JavaScript
4 9 (6.16%) PHP
5 7 (4.79%) C
6 6 (4.11%) Embedded C
7 5 (3.42%) Python
7 5 (3.42%) C#
8 3 (2.05%) Perl
8 3 (2.05%) Ruby
9 2 (1.37%) C++
10 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 47 (32.19%) Degree
2 13 (8.90%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (4.79%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (4.79%) CCNA
5 6 (4.11%) Postgraduate
5 6 (4.11%) VCP5
6 5 (3.42%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.42%) MCTS
6 5 (3.42%) MCSE
6 5 (3.42%) MCT
6 5 (3.42%) MCP
7 2 (1.37%) CISSP
7 2 (1.37%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.68%) CCDP
8 1 (0.68%) ISEB
8 1 (0.68%) CCNP
8 1 (0.68%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.42%) QA
2 2 (1.37%) JSP 440
2 2 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.37%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (9.59%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.42%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.42%) Varnish
4 3 (2.05%) QEMU
4 3 (2.05%) KVM
4 3 (2.05%) Firmware
5 2 (1.37%) Squid
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (4.11%) SCOM
1 6 (4.11%) ZABBIX
1 6 (4.11%) Capistrano
1 6 (4.11%) HAProxy
2 5 (3.42%) Puppet
2 5 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (19.18%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.64%) Oracle
2 17 (11.64%) VMware
3 7 (4.79%) Pega
3 7 (4.79%) Cisco
4 6 (4.11%) IBM
4 6 (4.11%) Dell
4 6 (4.11%) Rackspace
5 4 (2.74%) hybris
5 4 (2.74%) Avaya
5 4 (2.74%) Cognizant
5 4 (2.74%) Lotus
6 2 (1.37%) Toshiba
6 2 (1.37%) BT
6 2 (1.37%) Nokia
6 2 (1.37%) Siemens
6 2 (1.37%) HP
6 2 (1.37%) SAP
7 1 (0.68%) Talend
7 1 (0.68%) WSO2
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £62000 - £73000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Bonus, Discounts, Health, Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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