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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 43 40 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 2521 2608 3386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.47% 5.86% 6.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.86% 6.26% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2015 2082 2751
Average salary £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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
43006 41638 46964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.37% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35883 35024 40689
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -5 621 £72,500 +0.34% 99
Docklands, London +11 19 £74,000 +34.54%
Harrow +1 19 £67,500 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames +3 15 £45,000 -42.85%
Canary Wharf +1 8 £72,500 -9.37%
Surbiton - 8 £60,000 -
Enfield - 8 £42,500 - 1
Bromley -8 5 £75,000 +45.63%
Ealing -2 4 £61,250 +2.08% 1
Upminster - 4 £65,000 -
Wembley - 4 - -
Hackney - 4 - - 1
Romford +11 3 £75,000 -3.22% 1
Croydon -8 3 £56,250 -33.82% 2
Hammersmith 0 2 £75,000 +57.89%
Hounslow -3 2 £77,500 -
Paddington -12 2 - -
Brentford - 2 £65,000 -
Hayes - 2 £85,500 - 2
Uxbridge -2 1 - - 1
Southwark -10 1 £55,000 -24.13%
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1357 (25.69%) Finance
2 1123 (21.26%) Oracle
3 1095 (20.73%) Java
4 857 (16.22%) SQL
5 845 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
6 828 (15.68%) Microsoft
7 759 (14.37%) Business Intelligence
8 757 (14.33%) TOGAF
9 733 (13.88%) SOA
10 701 (13.27%) SQL Server
11 686 (12.99%) Banking
12 682 (12.91%) Enterprise Architecture
13 678 (12.84%) .NET
14 578 (10.94%) Data Modelling
15 575 (10.89%) Windows
15 575 (10.89%) Degree
16 558 (10.56%) Data Warehouse
17 547 (10.36%) Linux
18 534 (10.11%) Retail
19 530 (10.03%) E-Commerce
20 474 (8.97%) Web Services
21 455 (8.61%) HTML
22 413 (7.82%) XML
23 408 (7.72%) Big Data
24 400 (7.57%) Mentoring
25 392 (7.42%) ETL
26 388 (7.35%) Project Management
27 374 (7.08%) JavaScript
27 374 (7.08%) Technical Architecture
28 372 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 331 (6.27%) SharePoint
2 233 (4.41%) WebSphere
3 148 (2.80%) CMS
4 127 (2.40%) Apache
5 121 (2.29%) Tomcat
6 118 (2.23%) MS Exchange
7 103 (1.95%) SharePoint 2013
8 98 (1.86%) IIS
9 95 (1.80%) WebLogic
9 95 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
10 91 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
11 80 (1.51%) Oracle Coherence
12 78 (1.48%) Lync
13 61 (1.15%) SAS
14 59 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
15 56 (1.06%) Adobe CQ
16 48 (0.91%) Drupal
17 45 (0.85%) Node.js
18 37 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
19 35 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 312 (5.91%) MS Excel
2 55 (1.04%) MS Office
3 41 (0.78%) PowerPivot
4 34 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 29 (0.55%) Photoshop
6 21 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
7 15 (0.28%) SPSS
8 14 (0.27%) InfoPath
9 10 (0.19%) InDesign
10 8 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
11 5 (0.095%) MS PowerPoint
12 4 (0.076%) MS Project
13 3 (0.057%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.019%) DOC1
14 1 (0.019%) Spreadsheet
14 1 (0.019%) Revit
Business Applications
1 176 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
2 95 (1.80%) Oracle EBS R12
3 64 (1.21%) Oracle ERP
4 56 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
5 40 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
6 28 (0.53%) Cognos TM1
7 26 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
7 26 (0.49%) Fredhopper
7 26 (0.49%) Magento
8 21 (0.40%) Oracle Retail
8 21 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 20 (0.38%) RMDS
9 20 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
10 19 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
11 16 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 15 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
12 15 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 15 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
12 15 (0.28%) AquaLogic BPM
12 15 (0.28%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 208 (3.94%) SaaS
2 125 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
3 122 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 109 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
5 77 (1.46%) Office 365
6 68 (1.29%) IaaS
7 65 (1.23%) PaaS
8 37 (0.70%) Force.com
9 22 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
10 16 (0.30%) Amazon S3
11 14 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
12 13 (0.25%) AWS Data Pipeline
13 12 (0.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 12 (0.23%) ElastiCache
14 4 (0.076%) CheetahMail
14 4 (0.076%) Rackspace Cloud
15 3 (0.057%) Taleo
16 2 (0.038%) Heroku
16 2 (0.038%) Amazon ELB
17 1 (0.019%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 266 (5.04%) SAN
2 212 (4.01%) LAN
2 212 (4.01%) WAN
3 206 (3.90%) Firewall
4 167 (3.16%) Internet
5 105 (1.99%) NAS
6 99 (1.87%) VPN
6 99 (1.87%) DNS
6 99 (1.87%) HTTP
7 92 (1.74%) TCP/IP
8 67 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
9 60 (1.14%) Multicast
10 54 (1.02%) MPLS
11 51 (0.97%) Wireless
11 51 (0.97%) FCoE
12 50 (0.95%) Unified Communications
12 50 (0.95%) VLAN
13 47 (0.89%) OSPF
14 44 (0.83%) Network Security
15 43 (0.81%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 701 (13.27%) SQL Server
2 558 (10.56%) Data Warehouse
3 408 (7.72%) Big Data
4 266 (5.04%) Hadoop
5 237 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 226 (4.28%) Oracle Database
7 201 (3.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 197 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 195 (3.69%) NoSQL
10 193 (3.65%) MySQL
11 160 (3.03%) MongoDB
12 148 (2.80%) Relational Database
13 127 (2.40%) Apache Hive
14 122 (2.31%) Oracle Exadata
15 118 (2.23%) HBase
15 118 (2.23%) Oracle ODI
16 114 (2.16%) QlikView
17 109 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
18 107 (2.03%) Oracle BI EE
19 81 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 102 (1.93%) Git (software)
2 71 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 61 (1.15%) Visual Studio
4 55 (1.04%) Maven
5 54 (1.02%) Jenkins
6 49 (0.93%) Subversion
7 48 (0.91%) Selenium
8 44 (0.83%) JIRA
9 41 (0.78%) Eclipse
10 39 (0.74%) JUnit
11 34 (0.64%) Talend Open Studio
12 33 (0.62%) Axure RP
13 26 (0.49%) MSBuild
14 25 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
15 24 (0.45%) Toad
16 22 (0.42%) NUnit
17 21 (0.40%) Rational Rose
17 21 (0.40%) Ant
18 20 (0.38%) JMeter
18 20 (0.38%) Mercurial
General
1 1357 (25.69%) Finance
2 686 (12.99%) Banking
3 534 (10.11%) Retail
4 260 (4.92%) Telecoms
5 259 (4.90%) Marketing
6 182 (3.45%) Investment Banking
7 123 (2.33%) Publishing
8 116 (2.20%) Legal
9 110 (2.08%) Back Office
10 103 (1.95%) Advertising
11 95 (1.80%) Games
12 91 (1.72%) Law
13 80 (1.51%) Manufacturing
14 55 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
15 45 (0.85%) Front Office
16 44 (0.83%) Billing
17 35 (0.66%) French Language
17 35 (0.66%) Electronics
18 32 (0.61%) Financial Institution
19 30 (0.57%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 678 (12.84%) .NET
2 474 (8.97%) Web Services
3 455 (8.61%) HTML
4 413 (7.82%) XML
5 317 (6.00%) CSS
6 299 (5.66%) Middleware
7 295 (5.59%) J2EE
8 236 (4.47%) SOAP
9 230 (4.35%) Spring
10 225 (4.26%) ASP.NET
11 190 (3.60%) REST
12 178 (3.37%) Oracle Fusion
13 168 (3.18%) jQuery
14 153 (2.90%) HTML5
15 131 (2.48%) Hibernate
16 125 (2.37%) Java EE
17 120 (2.27%) WCF
18 111 (2.10%) JSON
19 109 (2.06%) XSLT
20 102 (1.93%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 310 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
2 227 (4.30%) Computer Science
3 208 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
4 201 (3.81%) Open Source
5 200 (3.79%) User Experience
6 199 (3.77%) Management Information System
7 162 (3.07%) Data Integration
8 138 (2.61%) Visualisation
9 104 (1.97%) Replication
10 93 (1.76%) Digital Media
11 78 (1.48%) Enterprise Storage
12 76 (1.44%) Client/Server
12 76 (1.44%) Clustering
13 62 (1.17%) Mobile App
14 60 (1.14%) Mathematics
15 59 (1.12%) Mainframe
16 47 (0.89%) N-Tier
17 43 (0.81%) Credit Risk
18 41 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 35 (0.66%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 575 (10.89%) Windows
2 547 (10.36%) Linux
3 234 (4.43%) UNIX
4 160 (3.03%) Android
5 135 (2.56%) Apple iOS
6 119 (2.25%) Solaris
7 66 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 65 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 43 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 35 (0.66%) AIX
11 30 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
12 27 (0.51%) Windows Phone
13 26 (0.49%) Windows 7
14 23 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
15 21 (0.40%) Windows XP
16 19 (0.36%) Windows 8
17 14 (0.27%) HPUX
18 9 (0.17%) zOS
19 8 (0.15%) SUSE
19 8 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 845 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 759 (14.37%) Business Intelligence
3 757 (14.33%) TOGAF
4 733 (13.88%) SOA
5 682 (12.91%) Enterprise Architecture
6 578 (10.94%) Data Modelling
7 530 (10.03%) E-Commerce
8 400 (7.57%) Mentoring
9 392 (7.42%) ETL
10 388 (7.35%) Project Management
11 374 (7.08%) Technical Architecture
12 372 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
13 369 (6.99%) CRM
14 362 (6.85%) Analytics
15 325 (6.15%) Zachman Framework
16 324 (6.13%) Data Architecture
17 309 (5.85%) ITIL
18 307 (5.81%) UML
19 286 (5.41%) Data Management
20 284 (5.38%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1095 (20.73%) Java
2 857 (16.22%) SQL
3 374 (7.08%) JavaScript
4 311 (5.89%) C#
5 149 (2.82%) Python
6 131 (2.48%) T-SQL
7 115 (2.18%) PHP
8 93 (1.76%) C++
9 89 (1.68%) Ruby
10 71 (1.34%) PowerShell
10 71 (1.34%) PL/SQL
11 69 (1.31%) C
12 57 (1.08%) R
13 52 (0.98%) Perl
14 32 (0.61%) VB.NET
14 32 (0.61%) Objective-C
15 29 (0.55%) Scala
16 21 (0.40%) Apex Code
16 21 (0.40%) Shell Script
16 21 (0.40%) XPath
Qualifications
1 575 (10.89%) Degree
2 135 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 131 (2.48%) Security Cleared
4 117 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 91 (1.72%) SC Cleared
6 78 (1.48%) CCNP
7 76 (1.44%) MCSE
8 67 (1.27%) CISSP
9 55 (1.04%) CCIE
10 53 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 45 (0.85%) MCITP
12 38 (0.72%) CCDP
13 35 (0.66%) PMI Certification
14 33 (0.62%) CCNA
15 24 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
16 23 (0.44%) CISM
17 18 (0.34%) Citrix Certification
17 18 (0.34%) DV Cleared
18 16 (0.30%) CEH
18 16 (0.30%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 271 (5.13%) QA
2 69 (1.31%) Data Quality
3 51 (0.97%) SLA
4 45 (0.85%) COBIT
5 34 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 27 (0.51%) ISO 9001
7 26 (0.49%) PCI DSS
8 12 (0.23%) CRD IV
9 6 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.095%) Dublin Core
10 5 (0.095%) Basel III
11 4 (0.076%) Solvency II
11 4 (0.076%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 4 (0.076%) Basel II
12 3 (0.057%) GAAP
12 3 (0.057%) ISO 8583
12 3 (0.057%) HL7
12 3 (0.057%) EMIR
13 2 (0.038%) FATCA
13 2 (0.038%) MiFID
System Software
1 250 (4.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 197 (3.73%) Active Directory
3 112 (2.12%) Hyper-V
4 104 (1.97%) Oracle RAC
5 58 (1.10%) NFS
6 51 (0.97%) vSphere
7 49 (0.93%) SRDF
8 43 (0.81%) HDFS
9 41 (0.78%) Apache Flume
10 40 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 39 (0.74%) vCloud
12 37 (0.70%) XenApp
13 32 (0.61%) Xen
14 30 (0.57%) VMware ESX
15 29 (0.55%) XenDesktop
16 24 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
17 23 (0.44%) Varnish
18 14 (0.27%) KVM
18 14 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
19 12 (0.23%) IAG
Systems Management
1 49 (0.93%) Puppet
2 47 (0.89%) SCCM
3 44 (0.83%) Oozie
4 40 (0.76%) Ambari
4 40 (0.76%) SCOM
5 31 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
6 20 (0.38%) OpenSSO
7 17 (0.32%) Tivoli
8 15 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
9 13 (0.25%) Data Guard
9 13 (0.25%) MOM
10 11 (0.21%) Backup Exec
11 9 (0.17%) CA SiteMinder
12 8 (0.15%) OpenView
12 8 (0.15%) ZABBIX
12 8 (0.15%) SCOrch
13 7 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 6 (0.11%) Capistrano
14 6 (0.11%) HAProxy
15 5 (0.095%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 1123 (21.26%) Oracle
2 828 (15.68%) Microsoft
3 363 (6.87%) IBM
4 333 (6.30%) Cisco
5 331 (6.27%) VMware
6 318 (6.02%) SAP
7 145 (2.75%) Citrix
8 136 (2.57%) Salesforce.com
9 134 (2.54%) NetApp
10 130 (2.46%) EMC
11 121 (2.29%) Cognos
11 121 (2.29%) Teradata
12 114 (2.16%) HP
13 110 (2.08%) Informatica
14 109 (2.06%) Intel
14 109 (2.06%) ATG
15 99 (1.87%) Business Objects
16 95 (1.80%) hybris
17 90 (1.70%) Adobe
18 88 (1.67%) Juniper
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + pension, bonus, medical, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Romford, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 15% Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Car allowance shares & Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + 20%Bonus+HC+Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
set2recruit
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 Days Holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
set2recruit
Salary: £65000 - £90000 Per Annum plus competative bonus and benefi
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 to £60000 per annum - Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago