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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 36 35 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 2748 2981 2847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.07% 6.47% 6.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.48% 6.89% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2209 2383 2280
Average salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £57,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.30%
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
42437 43288 43893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.78% 93.99% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 36075 36075 37807
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £78,000
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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 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
City of London +4 689 £75,000 - 96
Docklands, London +5 20 £75,750 +2.36% 1
Harrow -11 13 £67,500 +28.57%
Enfield +8 8 £51,250 -5.09%
Kingston Upon Thames +6 8 £45,000 -41.55% 1
Surbiton - 8 £55,000 -
Bromley +8 7 £75,000 -6.25% 1
Hounslow -3 7 £60,000 -14.28%
Romford 0 5 £80,000 -5.88% 3
Hackney - 5 - -
Hammersmith -8 4 £90,000 +80.00%
Canary Wharf +8 3 £72,500 -9.37%
Uxbridge -9 3 £85,000 +25.92%
Wembley - 3 - -
Croydon -3 2 £57,500 -24.59%
Ealing +6 1 - - 1
Brentford +3 1 £70,000 -12.50%
Hayes -2 1 - - 1
Beckenham - 1 £67,500 -
Upminster - 1 £65,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £57,500 -
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 1470 (27.51%) Finance
2 1083 (20.27%) Java
3 1067 (19.97%) Oracle
4 909 (17.01%) Agile Software Development
5 850 (15.91%) TOGAF
6 829 (15.51%) SOA
7 783 (14.65%) Microsoft
8 735 (13.75%) Banking
9 725 (13.57%) SQL
10 700 (13.10%) .NET
11 683 (12.78%) Enterprise Architecture
12 651 (12.18%) Business Intelligence
13 646 (12.09%) SQL Server
14 575 (10.76%) Windows
15 557 (10.42%) Retail
16 553 (10.35%) Degree
17 540 (10.10%) Linux
18 537 (10.05%) E-Commerce
19 530 (9.92%) Web Services
20 524 (9.81%) Data Modelling
21 520 (9.73%) Data Warehouse
22 400 (7.49%) XML
23 399 (7.47%) HTML
24 398 (7.45%) Zachman Framework
25 383 (7.17%) Stakeholder Management
26 375 (7.02%) Big Data
27 373 (6.98%) IBM
28 363 (6.79%) Mentoring
29 361 (6.76%) Project Management
30 358 (6.70%) Technical Architecture

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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
1 330 (6.18%) SharePoint
2 253 (4.73%) WebSphere
3 154 (2.88%) Apache
4 151 (2.83%) CMS
5 128 (2.40%) Tomcat
6 108 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
7 104 (1.95%) IIS
8 97 (1.82%) MS Exchange
9 95 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
10 88 (1.65%) WebLogic
11 80 (1.50%) Lync
12 79 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
13 70 (1.31%) Oracle Coherence
14 59 (1.10%) SAS
15 51 (0.95%) Drupal
16 50 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
17 49 (0.92%) JBoss
18 46 (0.86%) OpenStack
19 42 (0.79%) Apache Pig
20 39 (0.73%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 292 (5.46%) MS Excel
2 55 (1.03%) MS Office
3 44 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 35 (0.65%) PowerPivot
5 23 (0.43%) Photoshop
6 18 (0.34%) SPSS
7 13 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
8 12 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
9 11 (0.21%) InfoPath
9 11 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.094%) MS Project
11 3 (0.056%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.019%) Revit
12 1 (0.019%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 146 (2.73%) Oracle EBS
2 72 (1.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 58 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
4 54 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
5 45 (0.84%) Oracle BPM
6 29 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
7 24 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
8 22 (0.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 21 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
10 20 (0.37%) Fredhopper
10 20 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 20 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
11 19 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
11 19 (0.36%) RMDS
12 17 (0.32%) Magento
13 16 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
13 16 (0.30%) SAP CO
13 16 (0.30%) SAP FI
14 12 (0.22%) Oracle HRMS
14 12 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 191 (3.57%) SaaS
2 138 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 112 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
4 101 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
5 75 (1.40%) Office 365
6 73 (1.37%) IaaS
7 69 (1.29%) PaaS
8 31 (0.58%) Force.com
9 19 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
10 17 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
11 12 (0.22%) AWS Data Pipeline
12 11 (0.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 11 (0.21%) ElastiCache
12 11 (0.21%) Amazon S3
13 10 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
14 7 (0.13%) SoftLayer
15 5 (0.094%) IBM Blueworks
15 5 (0.094%) OpenShift
16 4 (0.075%) CheetahMail
16 4 (0.075%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 230 (4.30%) SAN
2 206 (3.85%) LAN
3 205 (3.84%) Firewall
4 200 (3.74%) WAN
5 167 (3.13%) Internet
6 89 (1.67%) DNS
7 87 (1.63%) HTTP
8 82 (1.53%) VPN
9 77 (1.44%) NAS
10 71 (1.33%) Fibre Channel
11 63 (1.18%) Unified Communications
11 63 (1.18%) Wireless
12 62 (1.16%) TCP/IP
13 61 (1.14%) MPLS
14 55 (1.03%) Network Security
15 54 (1.01%) Multicast
16 48 (0.90%) FCoE
17 46 (0.86%) BGP
17 46 (0.86%) Intranet
18 44 (0.82%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 646 (12.09%) SQL Server
2 520 (9.73%) Data Warehouse
3 375 (7.02%) Big Data
4 238 (4.45%) Hadoop
5 225 (4.21%) MySQL
6 184 (3.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 178 (3.33%) NoSQL
8 159 (2.98%) Relational Database
9 154 (2.88%) Oracle Database
10 141 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 138 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 125 (2.34%) Apache Hive
13 122 (2.28%) Oracle ODI
14 119 (2.23%) MongoDB
15 104 (1.95%) Oracle BI EE
16 103 (1.93%) HBase
17 96 (1.80%) RDBMS
18 94 (1.76%) QlikView
19 87 (1.63%) Oracle Exadata
19 87 (1.63%) DB2
Development Applications
1 79 (1.48%) Git (software)
1 79 (1.48%) Jenkins
2 66 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 64 (1.20%) JIRA
4 61 (1.14%) Selenium
5 51 (0.95%) Maven
6 44 (0.82%) Visual Studio
7 42 (0.79%) Axure RP
8 41 (0.77%) Eclipse
9 34 (0.64%) NUnit
10 32 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
10 32 (0.60%) TeamCity
11 30 (0.56%) Subversion
12 29 (0.54%) Ant
12 29 (0.54%) JUnit
13 27 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
14 26 (0.49%) JMeter
15 21 (0.39%) MSBuild
16 19 (0.36%) Hudson
17 18 (0.34%) Mockito
General
1 1470 (27.51%) Finance
2 735 (13.75%) Banking
3 557 (10.42%) Retail
4 330 (6.18%) Telecoms
5 253 (4.73%) Marketing
6 180 (3.37%) Investment Banking
7 122 (2.28%) Legal
8 108 (2.02%) Publishing
9 104 (1.95%) Games
10 101 (1.89%) Back Office
11 96 (1.80%) Law
12 80 (1.50%) Manufacturing
13 71 (1.33%) Advertising
14 48 (0.90%) French Language
15 45 (0.84%) Retail Banking
15 45 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
16 43 (0.80%) Billing
17 37 (0.69%) German Language
17 37 (0.69%) Front Office
18 34 (0.64%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 700 (13.10%) .NET
2 530 (9.92%) Web Services
3 400 (7.49%) XML
4 399 (7.47%) HTML
5 324 (6.06%) Middleware
6 303 (5.67%) J2EE
7 275 (5.15%) CSS
8 251 (4.70%) ASP.NET
9 211 (3.95%) Spring
10 210 (3.93%) SOAP
11 184 (3.44%) Oracle Fusion
12 169 (3.16%) REST
13 156 (2.92%) jQuery
14 144 (2.69%) Java EE
15 141 (2.64%) HTML5
16 133 (2.49%) WCF
17 111 (2.08%) Ajax
18 101 (1.89%) JSON
19 100 (1.87%) XSLT
20 99 (1.85%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 337 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
2 243 (4.55%) Open Source
3 208 (3.89%) Computer Science
4 207 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
5 202 (3.78%) Data Integration
6 193 (3.61%) User Experience
7 178 (3.33%) Management Information System
8 124 (2.32%) Visualisation
9 83 (1.55%) Client/Server
10 80 (1.50%) Replication
11 78 (1.46%) Clustering
12 72 (1.35%) Mobile App
13 71 (1.33%) Digital Media
14 59 (1.10%) N-Tier
15 55 (1.03%) Mainframe
15 55 (1.03%) Data Structures
16 52 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 51 (0.95%) Algorithms
18 48 (0.90%) Mathematics
19 45 (0.84%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 575 (10.76%) Windows
2 540 (10.10%) Linux
3 220 (4.12%) UNIX
4 107 (2.00%) Android
5 93 (1.74%) Solaris
6 89 (1.67%) Apple iOS
7 71 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 63 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 53 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 38 (0.71%) AIX
11 33 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
12 26 (0.49%) Windows 7
13 21 (0.39%) Windows 8
14 20 (0.37%) Windows XP
15 17 (0.32%) HPUX
16 13 (0.24%) Windows Phone
17 10 (0.19%) zOS
18 8 (0.15%) SUSE
18 8 (0.15%) OS/400
19 6 (0.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 909 (17.01%) Agile Software Development
2 850 (15.91%) TOGAF
3 829 (15.51%) SOA
4 683 (12.78%) Enterprise Architecture
5 651 (12.18%) Business Intelligence
6 537 (10.05%) E-Commerce
7 524 (9.81%) Data Modelling
8 398 (7.45%) Zachman Framework
9 383 (7.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 363 (6.79%) Mentoring
11 361 (6.76%) Project Management
12 358 (6.70%) Technical Architecture
13 341 (6.38%) ETL
14 335 (6.27%) CRM
15 329 (6.16%) ITIL
16 320 (5.99%) Scrum
17 316 (5.91%) Analytics
18 294 (5.50%) Data Management
19 285 (5.33%) UML
20 264 (4.94%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1083 (20.27%) Java
2 725 (13.57%) SQL
3 337 (6.31%) JavaScript
4 336 (6.29%) C#
5 146 (2.73%) Python
6 125 (2.34%) T-SQL
7 110 (2.06%) PHP
8 101 (1.89%) C++
9 82 (1.53%) Ruby
10 74 (1.38%) C
11 51 (0.95%) PowerShell
12 45 (0.84%) PL/SQL
13 40 (0.75%) R
14 36 (0.67%) Perl
15 33 (0.62%) VB.NET
15 33 (0.62%) XPath
16 29 (0.54%) Apex Code
17 28 (0.52%) Scala
18 19 (0.36%) VBA
19 18 (0.34%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 553 (10.35%) Degree
2 140 (2.62%) Cisco Certification
3 130 (2.43%) Security Cleared
4 120 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 86 (1.61%) SC Cleared
6 85 (1.59%) MCSE
7 71 (1.33%) CISSP
8 67 (1.25%) CCNP
9 55 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 53 (0.99%) CCIE
11 50 (0.94%) CCNA
12 37 (0.69%) CISM
13 35 (0.65%) MCITP
14 28 (0.52%) CCDP
15 25 (0.47%) PMI Certification
16 21 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
17 17 (0.32%) Citrix Certification
18 16 (0.30%) DV Cleared
19 15 (0.28%) VCAP
19 15 (0.28%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 256 (4.79%) QA
2 51 (0.95%) SLA
2 51 (0.95%) Data Quality
3 41 (0.77%) COBIT
4 31 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 30 (0.56%) PCI DSS
6 22 (0.41%) ISO 9001
7 14 (0.26%) CRD IV
8 9 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.13%) ISO 8583
10 4 (0.075%) Solvency II
10 4 (0.075%) PABP
11 3 (0.056%) Basel III
11 3 (0.056%) HIPAA
11 3 (0.056%) HL7
11 3 (0.056%) Basel II
11 3 (0.056%) GAAP
12 2 (0.037%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.037%) EMIR
13 1 (0.019%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 243 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 170 (3.18%) Active Directory
3 121 (2.26%) Hyper-V
4 59 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
5 56 (1.05%) NFS
6 50 (0.94%) vSphere
7 47 (0.88%) SRDF
8 45 (0.84%) HDFS
9 37 (0.69%) Apache Flume
10 36 (0.67%) XenApp
11 28 (0.52%) XenDesktop
12 27 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 23 (0.43%) vCloud
14 20 (0.37%) Varnish
14 20 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
15 18 (0.34%) Xen
16 16 (0.30%) KVM
17 14 (0.26%) VMware ESX
18 11 (0.21%) XenServer
19 10 (0.19%) IAG
Systems Management
1 56 (1.05%) Puppet
2 46 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (0.73%) SCOM
4 36 (0.67%) Oozie
5 35 (0.65%) SCCM
6 30 (0.56%) Tivoli
7 27 (0.51%) Ambari
8 24 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
9 16 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
10 13 (0.24%) SCOrch
11 12 (0.22%) ZABBIX
11 12 (0.22%) MOM
12 10 (0.19%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 7 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 7 (0.13%) OpenView
14 6 (0.11%) Nagios
14 6 (0.11%) MIIS
14 6 (0.11%) Capistrano
14 6 (0.11%) XenMobile
14 6 (0.11%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1067 (19.97%) Oracle
2 783 (14.65%) Microsoft
3 373 (6.98%) IBM
4 344 (6.44%) Cisco
5 326 (6.10%) VMware
6 317 (5.93%) SAP
7 158 (2.96%) HP
8 153 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
9 149 (2.79%) NetApp
10 147 (2.75%) Citrix
11 136 (2.54%) EMC
12 118 (2.21%) Informatica
13 115 (2.15%) TIBCO
14 113 (2.11%) Cognos
15 112 (2.10%) ATG
16 103 (1.93%) Teradata
17 100 (1.87%) Intel
18 97 (1.82%) Juniper
19 84 (1.57%) hybris
20 75 (1.40%) Red Hat
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens - Health, Pension & More
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: full benefits 10%
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Technology Leaders
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Technology Leaders
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Great Package and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Orpington, Kent
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum flexible based on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago