The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Principal Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Architect
Rank 185 200 196
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 2 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.054% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -44.73%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £95,000
% change year-on-year
- -26.31%
Principal Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3515 3830 3791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.03% 94.66% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2908 3107 3248
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Principal Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Principal Architect in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Principal Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Principal Architect
Salary Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Principal Architect across the Hampshire region.

Principal Architect Salary Trend in Hampshire

Principal Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Principal 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 Principal Architect in their job title.

1 9 (52.94%) Data Modelling
1 9 (52.94%) Data Architecture
1 9 (52.94%) Logical Data Model
2 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) UML
3 7 (41.18%) SOA
3 7 (41.18%) Open Source
3 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 7 (41.18%) ArchiMate
3 7 (41.18%) Scrum
3 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Zachman Framework
3 7 (41.18%) TOGAF
3 7 (41.18%) Local Government
3 7 (41.18%) SysML
3 7 (41.18%) SDLC
3 7 (41.18%) COBIT
3 7 (41.18%) BPMN
3 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
3 7 (41.18%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
4 1 (5.88%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) CCA
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification

Principal Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Principal 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 Principal Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 7 (41.18%) Local Government
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Data Modelling
1 9 (52.94%) Data Architecture
1 9 (52.94%) Logical Data Model
2 8 (47.06%) ITIL
3 7 (41.18%) UML
3 7 (41.18%) SDLC
3 7 (41.18%) Open Source
3 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 7 (41.18%) ArchiMate
3 7 (41.18%) SOA
3 7 (41.18%) Scrum
3 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Zachman Framework
3 7 (41.18%) TOGAF
3 7 (41.18%) SysML
3 7 (41.18%) BPMN
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) CCA
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) COBIT
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix