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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Architect
Rank 808 762 689
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -73
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 59 126 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 53 97 133
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £70,000 £79,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
- +0.96%
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
96278 104019 95979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.49% 94.49% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 80462 86063 80776
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -13 15 £75,500 +25.83% 1
East Midlands +5 11 £36,000 -48.57% 1
South East -7 11 £56,359 +7.34% 3
Yorkshire +14 9 £36,000 -12.72% 1
East of England -5 7 £65,000 -
North West -2 3 - -
West Midlands -7 2 £55,000 -
South West -20 1 £52,500 +5.00%
Systems Architect
UK

Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 68 (46.58%) Finance
2 44 (30.14%) Java
3 43 (29.45%) Technical Architecture
4 32 (21.92%) QA
5 28 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (18.49%) CRM
6 27 (18.49%) Business Analysis
6 27 (18.49%) Pega
7 26 (17.81%) SOA
8 21 (14.38%) Oracle
8 21 (14.38%) .NET
9 20 (13.70%) Linux
9 20 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (13.01%) SQL Server
10 19 (13.01%) Mentoring
11 16 (10.96%) Windows
11 16 (10.96%) Degree
12 15 (10.27%) UML
13 13 (8.90%) Internet
13 13 (8.90%) Project Management
13 13 (8.90%) Derivative
13 13 (8.90%) Microsoft Azure
14 12 (8.22%) SQL
14 12 (8.22%) Web Services
15 10 (6.85%) Perl
15 10 (6.85%) E-Commerce
15 10 (6.85%) WAN
15 10 (6.85%) Microsoft
15 10 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (6.85%) VMware

Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (2.74%) Oracle Service Bus
1 4 (2.74%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.05%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.37%) IIS
3 2 (1.37%) CMS
4 1 (0.68%) TPMS
4 1 (0.68%) Apache
4 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.37%) Agresso
2 2 (1.37%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.74%) SaaS
3 4 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.05%) IaaS
5 2 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.90%) Internet
2 10 (6.85%) Firewall
2 10 (6.85%) WAN
3 8 (5.48%) SAN
3 8 (5.48%) Network Security
4 6 (4.11%) Wireless
5 4 (2.74%) LDAP
6 2 (1.37%) LAN
6 2 (1.37%) SMTP
6 2 (1.37%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.37%) DNS
7 1 (0.68%) SSL
7 1 (0.68%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.68%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.01%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.11%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.74%) DB2
4 4 (2.74%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.74%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (2.74%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.05%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.68%) MySQL
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.68%) OLAP
6 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.68%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Rational Application Developer
2 2 (1.37%) JIRA
2 2 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.68%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
General
1 68 (46.58%) Finance
2 8 (5.48%) Retail
3 6 (4.11%) Marketing
4 4 (2.74%) Banking
5 3 (2.05%) Military
5 3 (2.05%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.05%) Electronics
5 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.05%) Avionics
6 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.37%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Games
7 1 (0.68%) Ukrainian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.38%) .NET
2 12 (8.22%) Web Services
3 8 (5.48%) SOAP
3 8 (5.48%) J2EE
4 6 (4.11%) CSS
4 6 (4.11%) HTML
5 5 (3.42%) XML
6 4 (2.74%) JSP
6 4 (2.74%) Servlets
6 4 (2.74%) EJB
6 4 (2.74%) Spring
6 4 (2.74%) .NET Framework
6 4 (2.74%) Java EE
6 4 (2.74%) JSON
6 4 (2.74%) OAuth
6 4 (2.74%) RESTful
6 4 (2.74%) SAML
6 4 (2.74%) Play Framework
7 2 (1.37%) .NET Compact Framework
7 2 (1.37%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.90%) Derivative
3 5 (3.42%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.74%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.74%) Credit Risk
4 4 (2.74%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.05%) Data Conversion
5 3 (2.05%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.05%) Oracle Exalogic
5 3 (2.05%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.05%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.37%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.37%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.37%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.37%) EMV
7 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.68%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.70%) Linux
2 16 (10.96%) Windows
3 9 (6.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (4.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.11%) UNIX
6 4 (2.74%) CentOS
6 4 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.37%) Windows NT
7 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (29.45%) Technical Architecture
2 27 (18.49%) Business Analysis
2 27 (18.49%) CRM
3 26 (17.81%) SOA
4 20 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (13.01%) Mentoring
6 15 (10.27%) UML
7 13 (8.90%) Project Management
8 10 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (6.85%) E-Commerce
8 10 (6.85%) Load Balancing
9 9 (6.16%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (5.48%) ERP
10 8 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (5.48%) Scrum
11 7 (4.79%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (4.79%) SDLC
12 6 (4.11%) TOGAF
12 6 (4.11%) Systems Analysis
13 5 (3.42%) OO
Programming Languages
1 44 (30.14%) Java
2 12 (8.22%) SQL
3 10 (6.85%) Perl
3 10 (6.85%) Bash Shell
4 9 (6.16%) PowerShell
5 8 (5.48%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.11%) Python
7 4 (2.74%) C
8 2 (1.37%) PHP
8 2 (1.37%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.68%) C++
9 1 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (10.96%) Degree
2 6 (4.11%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.05%) Chartered Engineer
4 3 (2.05%) PhD
5 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (21.92%) QA
2 8 (5.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.68%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (4.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.37%) Firmware
2 2 (1.37%) Docker
3 1 (0.68%) Squid
3 1 (0.68%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.11%) Puppet
2 2 (1.37%) collectd
2 2 (1.37%) Nagios
2 2 (1.37%) Ganglia
2 2 (1.37%) Munin
3 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.68%) SCCM
3 1 (0.68%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (18.49%) Pega
2 21 (14.38%) Oracle
3 10 (6.85%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.85%) VMware
4 9 (6.16%) Cisco
5 8 (5.48%) Juniper
5 8 (5.48%) CommVault
5 8 (5.48%) Veeam
6 4 (2.74%) IBM
7 2 (1.37%) SAP
8 1 (0.68%) IronPort
8 1 (0.68%) EMC
8 1 (0.68%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.68%) Informatica
8 1 (0.68%) NetApp
8 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.68%) Sophos
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