The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 35 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 2742 2970 2601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.62% 6.95% 5.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.05% 7.40% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2223 2247 2139
Average salary £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38883 40117 42236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.84% 93.86% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33115 32901 36375
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Architect Salary Trend in London

Architect
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in London

Architect
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
City of London -6 652 £72,800 -2.93% 98
Docklands, London +3 18 £73,750 -15.71%
Uxbridge +4 10 £57,500 -32.35% 3
Canary Wharf +8 9 £81,500 -4.11%
Brentford +2 9 £80,000 -20.00% 1
Hounslow +2 9 £60,000 -14.28% 1
Harrow -6 9 £67,500 +28.57%
Kingston Upon Thames -4 8 £48,750 -18.75%
Bromley +13 4 £80,000 - 1
Surbiton -3 4 £55,000 +4.76%
Romford -6 4 £82,500 -17.50% 1
Hammersmith -12 3 £90,000 +80.00%
Chiswick - 3 £57,500 -
Wimbledon - 2 £57,500 -
Croydon +6 1 £57,500 +9.52%
West Drayton - 1 £55,000 - 1
Westminster - 1 £70,000 -
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited 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 Architect in their job title.

1 1493 (27.71%) Finance
2 1119 (20.77%) Java
3 1117 (20.73%) Oracle
4 983 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
5 885 (16.43%) TOGAF
6 870 (16.15%) SOA
7 757 (14.05%) Banking
8 736 (13.66%) Microsoft
9 688 (12.77%) SQL
10 671 (12.45%) .NET
11 668 (12.40%) Enterprise Architecture
12 609 (11.30%) Business Intelligence
13 600 (11.14%) Windows
14 556 (10.32%) Web Services
15 549 (10.19%) Retail
16 548 (10.17%) SQL Server
17 547 (10.15%) Degree
18 534 (9.91%) Linux
19 512 (9.50%) Data Modelling
20 491 (9.11%) Data Warehouse
21 481 (8.93%) E-Commerce
22 430 (7.98%) SAP
23 426 (7.91%) Big Data
24 406 (7.54%) XML
25 403 (7.48%) Middleware
25 403 (7.48%) Zachman Framework
26 401 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
27 398 (7.39%) IBM
28 386 (7.16%) HTML
28 386 (7.16%) ETL

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 298 (5.53%) SharePoint
2 273 (5.07%) WebSphere
3 155 (2.88%) Tomcat
4 151 (2.80%) Apache
5 135 (2.51%) CMS
6 123 (2.28%) WebLogic
7 99 (1.84%) IIS
8 92 (1.71%) Lync
9 90 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
10 87 (1.61%) MS Exchange
11 77 (1.43%) JBoss
12 75 (1.39%) Oracle Coherence
12 75 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
13 72 (1.34%) SAS
13 72 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
14 65 (1.21%) OpenStack
15 51 (0.95%) Mule
16 46 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 45 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
18 43 (0.80%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 277 (5.14%) MS Excel
2 67 (1.24%) MS Office
3 50 (0.93%) MS Visio
4 39 (0.72%) PowerPivot
5 21 (0.39%) Photoshop
6 18 (0.33%) SPSS
7 13 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
7 13 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
8 12 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (0.20%) InfoPath
10 8 (0.15%) MS Project
11 3 (0.056%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.019%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.019%) Revit
Business Applications
1 117 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
2 66 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
3 60 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
4 58 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
5 45 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
6 33 (0.61%) SAP CO
6 33 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
6 33 (0.61%) SAP FI
7 30 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
8 29 (0.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 28 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 26 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
10 26 (0.48%) RMDS
11 17 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
11 17 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
11 17 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
12 15 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
13 14 (0.26%) SAP BPC
13 14 (0.26%) SAP APO
14 13 (0.24%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 189 (3.51%) SaaS
2 183 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 115 (2.13%) IaaS
4 108 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
5 95 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
6 92 (1.71%) Office 365
7 86 (1.60%) PaaS
8 27 (0.50%) Force.com
9 20 (0.37%) OpenShift
10 13 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
11 11 (0.20%) SoftLayer
12 9 (0.17%) Amazon S3
13 8 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
14 7 (0.13%) Google Apps
14 7 (0.13%) IBM Blueworks
14 7 (0.13%) Terremark
15 6 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
15 6 (0.11%) CloudFront
16 4 (0.074%) Sumo Logic
16 4 (0.074%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 229 (4.25%) SAN
2 209 (3.88%) Firewall
3 205 (3.80%) WAN
4 194 (3.60%) LAN
5 187 (3.47%) Internet
6 97 (1.80%) NAS
7 92 (1.71%) HTTP
8 90 (1.67%) Fibre Channel
9 85 (1.58%) Wireless
10 84 (1.56%) DNS
11 72 (1.34%) Multicast
12 70 (1.30%) FCoE
13 59 (1.10%) Unified Communications
14 57 (1.06%) VPN
15 53 (0.98%) Network Security
16 47 (0.87%) Cisco Nexus
17 45 (0.84%) TCP/IP
17 45 (0.84%) MPLS
18 35 (0.65%) Intranet
18 35 (0.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 548 (10.17%) SQL Server
2 491 (9.11%) Data Warehouse
3 426 (7.91%) Big Data
4 263 (4.88%) Hadoop
5 222 (4.12%) MySQL
6 189 (3.51%) Relational Database
7 186 (3.45%) NoSQL
8 160 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 153 (2.84%) Oracle Database
10 132 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 125 (2.32%) Oracle ODI
12 124 (2.30%) RDBMS
13 116 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 114 (2.12%) DB2
15 106 (1.97%) QlikView
16 104 (1.93%) MongoDB
17 101 (1.87%) Apache Hive
18 95 (1.76%) Oracle BI EE
19 82 (1.52%) HBase
20 77 (1.43%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 81 (1.50%) Jenkins
2 64 (1.19%) Git (software)
3 59 (1.10%) JIRA
4 56 (1.04%) Maven
5 51 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 47 (0.87%) Eclipse
7 44 (0.82%) Talend Open Studio
8 43 (0.80%) Selenium
9 41 (0.76%) Ant
10 40 (0.74%) Subversion
11 39 (0.72%) Visual Studio
12 35 (0.65%) Axure RP
13 34 (0.63%) NUnit
14 25 (0.46%) TeamCity
15 24 (0.45%) Toad
16 23 (0.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 23 (0.43%) Hudson
17 19 (0.35%) Rational Rose
18 17 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
19 16 (0.30%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 1493 (27.71%) Finance
2 757 (14.05%) Banking
3 549 (10.19%) Retail
4 312 (5.79%) Telecoms
5 229 (4.25%) Marketing
6 188 (3.49%) Investment Banking
7 109 (2.02%) Legal
8 103 (1.91%) Games
9 99 (1.84%) Manufacturing
10 94 (1.74%) Law
11 88 (1.63%) Publishing
12 74 (1.37%) Back Office
13 44 (0.82%) French Language
14 43 (0.80%) Retail Banking
14 43 (0.80%) Financial Institution
15 41 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
16 38 (0.71%) Advertising
17 34 (0.63%) Electronics
18 33 (0.61%) Billing
19 31 (0.58%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 671 (12.45%) .NET
2 556 (10.32%) Web Services
3 406 (7.54%) XML
4 403 (7.48%) Middleware
5 386 (7.16%) HTML
6 346 (6.42%) J2EE
7 246 (4.57%) CSS
8 242 (4.49%) ASP.NET
9 230 (4.27%) Spring
10 224 (4.16%) Oracle Fusion
11 165 (3.06%) REST
12 162 (3.01%) SOAP
13 147 (2.73%) WCF
14 135 (2.51%) HTML5
15 128 (2.38%) Java EE
16 126 (2.34%) jQuery
17 110 (2.04%) XSLT
18 106 (1.97%) Hibernate
19 101 (1.87%) Ajax
20 96 (1.78%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 362 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
2 262 (4.86%) Open Source
3 205 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
4 199 (3.69%) Data Integration
5 185 (3.43%) Computer Science
6 172 (3.19%) Management Information System
7 160 (2.97%) User Experience
8 102 (1.89%) Visualisation
9 94 (1.74%) Client/Server
10 90 (1.67%) Mobile App
11 84 (1.56%) Mainframe
12 78 (1.45%) Clustering
13 68 (1.26%) N-Tier
13 68 (1.26%) Replication
14 56 (1.04%) Mathematics
15 53 (0.98%) Digital Media
16 47 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 43 (0.80%) Life Science
17 43 (0.80%) Online Banking
18 42 (0.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 600 (11.14%) Windows
2 534 (9.91%) Linux
3 253 (4.70%) UNIX
4 127 (2.36%) Solaris
5 77 (1.43%) Android
6 66 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 61 (1.13%) Apple iOS
7 61 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 54 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 42 (0.78%) AIX
10 26 (0.48%) Windows 7
11 23 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
12 21 (0.39%) Windows XP
13 19 (0.35%) HPUX
14 17 (0.32%) Windows 8
15 14 (0.26%) CentOS
15 14 (0.26%) zOS
16 11 (0.20%) SUSE
16 11 (0.20%) OS/400
17 10 (0.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 983 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
2 885 (16.43%) TOGAF
3 870 (16.15%) SOA
4 668 (12.40%) Enterprise Architecture
5 609 (11.30%) Business Intelligence
6 512 (9.50%) Data Modelling
7 481 (8.93%) E-Commerce
8 403 (7.48%) Zachman Framework
9 401 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 386 (7.16%) ETL
11 385 (7.15%) Project Management
12 354 (6.57%) Mentoring
13 352 (6.53%) Scrum
14 347 (6.44%) Technical Architecture
15 317 (5.88%) Analytics
16 306 (5.68%) ITIL
17 294 (5.46%) UML
18 293 (5.44%) Data Management
19 289 (5.36%) CRM
20 288 (5.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1119 (20.77%) Java
2 688 (12.77%) SQL
3 360 (6.68%) JavaScript
4 349 (6.48%) C#
5 126 (2.34%) Python
6 108 (2.00%) C++
7 102 (1.89%) PHP
8 96 (1.78%) C
9 88 (1.63%) T-SQL
10 66 (1.22%) Ruby
11 54 (1.00%) PowerShell
12 46 (0.85%) XPath
12 46 (0.85%) R
13 31 (0.58%) Scala
14 29 (0.54%) VB.NET
15 28 (0.52%) Apex Code
15 28 (0.52%) PL/SQL
16 26 (0.48%) Bash Shell
17 24 (0.45%) Perl
18 22 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 547 (10.15%) Degree
2 158 (2.93%) Security Cleared
3 135 (2.51%) Cisco Certification
4 104 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 95 (1.76%) SC Cleared
6 75 (1.39%) CISSP
7 69 (1.28%) MCSE
8 57 (1.06%) CCIE
9 55 (1.02%) CCNA
10 53 (0.98%) CCNP
11 49 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 39 (0.72%) CISM
13 32 (0.59%) DV Cleared
14 24 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
15 21 (0.39%) MCITP
16 19 (0.35%) PMI Certification
17 18 (0.33%) CCDP
18 17 (0.32%) LPIC
19 16 (0.30%) SAP Certification
19 16 (0.30%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 231 (4.29%) QA
2 56 (1.04%) Data Quality
3 55 (1.02%) SLA
4 41 (0.76%) COBIT
5 39 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 35 (0.65%) PCI DSS
7 17 (0.32%) ISO 9001
8 9 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 9 (0.17%) CRD IV
9 7 (0.13%) ISO 8583
10 6 (0.11%) Solvency II
11 5 (0.093%) HL7
11 5 (0.093%) Basel II
11 5 (0.093%) HIPAA
12 4 (0.074%) Dodd-Frank
12 4 (0.074%) EMIR
12 4 (0.074%) PABP
13 3 (0.056%) JSP 440
14 2 (0.037%) Basel III
14 2 (0.037%) GAAP
System Software
1 304 (5.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 191 (3.54%) Active Directory
3 127 (2.36%) Hyper-V
4 76 (1.41%) NFS
5 70 (1.30%) vSphere
6 68 (1.26%) SRDF
7 50 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
8 37 (0.69%) XenApp
9 35 (0.65%) HDFS
10 31 (0.58%) KVM
11 26 (0.48%) Apache Flume
12 24 (0.45%) XenDesktop
13 22 (0.41%) Xen
14 14 (0.26%) VMware ESX
15 12 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 12 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
16 11 (0.20%) Terminal Services
16 11 (0.20%) Varnish
16 11 (0.20%) vCloud
17 9 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 75 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
2 65 (1.21%) Puppet
3 52 (0.97%) Tivoli
4 47 (0.87%) SCCM
5 44 (0.82%) SCOM
6 25 (0.46%) Oozie
7 20 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
8 18 (0.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 17 (0.32%) SCOrch
10 16 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
11 12 (0.22%) Ambari
11 12 (0.22%) Nagios
12 11 (0.20%) ZABBIX
13 9 (0.17%) Ganglia
13 9 (0.17%) Salt
13 9 (0.17%) Graphite
14 8 (0.15%) Data Guard
15 6 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 6 (0.11%) MIIS
16 5 (0.093%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1117 (20.73%) Oracle
2 736 (13.66%) Microsoft
3 430 (7.98%) SAP
4 398 (7.39%) IBM
5 382 (7.09%) VMware
6 364 (6.76%) Cisco
7 182 (3.38%) NetApp
8 178 (3.30%) EMC
9 169 (3.14%) HP
10 161 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
10 161 (2.99%) TIBCO
11 138 (2.56%) Citrix
12 129 (2.39%) Informatica
13 117 (2.17%) Cognos
14 101 (1.87%) Intel
15 99 (1.84%) Business Objects
16 93 (1.73%) Juniper
17 86 (1.60%) ATG
18 85 (1.58%) Teradata
19 75 (1.39%) Pega
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary negotiable FULL BENEFITS BONUS
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
East London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £100000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £71000 - £110000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Salary: Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and other benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum + Commission
Posted: Yesterday
London
EE
Salary: COMPETITIVE+BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Posted: Yesterday
London
Evermore Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + 20%Bonus+HC+Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Health Insurance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday