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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 32 35 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 2811 2838 2529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.68% 6.49% 5.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.13% 6.92% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2268 2161 2067
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 £57,500
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
39433 40982 41542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.75% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33271 33550 35413
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £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 2 March 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 2 March 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 -3 689 £73,150 -2.46% 88
Docklands, London -2 21 £69,500 -20.57%
Brentford -5 13 £80,000 +23.07%
Canary Wharf -1 12 £78,000 -
Uxbridge +11 11 £57,500 -
Hounslow +5 7 £80,000 +23.07%
Kingston Upon Thames -9 5 £50,000 -16.66%
Harrow -12 5 £85,000 +61.90%
Bromley +7 3 £57,500 -25.80%
Surbiton 0 3 £55,000 -4.34%
Chiswick - 3 £57,500 -
Romford -2 2 £82,500 -19.51%
West Drayton - 2 £55,000 -
Ealing +1 1 £57,500 -11.53%
Paddington 0 1 £90,000 -
Croydon 0 1 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Hammersmith -11 1 - - 1
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £70,000 -
Hayes - 1 - -
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 1583 (28.37%) Finance
2 1215 (21.77%) Java
3 1178 (21.11%) Oracle
4 1079 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
5 922 (16.52%) TOGAF
6 887 (15.90%) SOA
7 772 (13.84%) Banking
8 762 (13.66%) Microsoft
9 733 (13.14%) SQL
10 687 (12.31%) .NET
11 676 (12.11%) Enterprise Architecture
12 620 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
13 605 (10.84%) Windows
14 574 (10.29%) Retail
15 564 (10.11%) Degree
16 561 (10.05%) Web Services
17 540 (9.68%) SQL Server
18 528 (9.46%) Linux
19 521 (9.34%) Data Modelling
20 496 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
21 464 (8.32%) E-Commerce
22 458 (8.21%) SAP
23 450 (8.06%) Big Data
24 444 (7.96%) Middleware
25 426 (7.63%) IBM
26 411 (7.37%) Stakeholder Management
27 408 (7.31%) Zachman Framework
28 407 (7.29%) VMware
28 407 (7.29%) Project Management
28 407 (7.29%) ETL

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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
1 302 (5.41%) WebSphere
2 296 (5.30%) SharePoint
3 163 (2.92%) Apache
4 161 (2.89%) Tomcat
5 148 (2.65%) WebLogic
6 135 (2.42%) CMS
7 107 (1.92%) IIS
8 99 (1.77%) JBoss
8 99 (1.77%) MS Exchange
9 94 (1.68%) Lync
10 92 (1.65%) Oracle Coherence
11 77 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
12 75 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
12 75 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
13 73 (1.31%) SAS
14 68 (1.22%) OpenStack
15 63 (1.13%) Mule
16 51 (0.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 51 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
17 50 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 313 (5.61%) MS Excel
2 79 (1.42%) MS Office
3 53 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 39 (0.70%) PowerPivot
5 21 (0.38%) SPSS
6 20 (0.36%) Photoshop
7 16 (0.29%) InfoPath
7 16 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
8 15 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
9 12 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
10 9 (0.16%) MS Project
11 3 (0.054%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.018%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 101 (1.81%) Oracle EBS
2 74 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
3 62 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
4 53 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
5 44 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
5 44 (0.79%) SAP CO
5 44 (0.79%) SAP FI
5 44 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
6 39 (0.70%) RMDS
7 31 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 28 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
9 19 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 18 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
10 18 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
11 16 (0.29%) SAP APO
11 16 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
11 16 (0.29%) Oracle Retail
12 14 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
12 14 (0.25%) SAP BPC
12 14 (0.25%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 210 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 187 (3.35%) SaaS
3 111 (1.99%) IaaS
4 105 (1.88%) Office 365
5 100 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
6 98 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
7 87 (1.56%) PaaS
8 32 (0.57%) Force.com
9 20 (0.36%) OpenShift
10 14 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
11 12 (0.22%) Google Apps
11 12 (0.22%) SoftLayer
11 12 (0.22%) Terremark
12 10 (0.18%) CloudFront
12 10 (0.18%) Amazon S3
13 7 (0.13%) IBM Blueworks
13 7 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
14 6 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
14 6 (0.11%) Heroku
15 5 (0.090%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 256 (4.59%) SAN
2 231 (4.14%) Firewall
3 227 (4.07%) WAN
4 210 (3.76%) LAN
5 168 (3.01%) Internet
6 120 (2.15%) NAS
7 112 (2.01%) HTTP
8 109 (1.95%) Fibre Channel
9 101 (1.81%) Wireless
10 98 (1.76%) DNS
11 89 (1.59%) Multicast
12 86 (1.54%) FCoE
13 66 (1.18%) Network Security
14 60 (1.08%) Cisco Nexus
15 56 (1.00%) Unified Communications
16 55 (0.99%) VPN
17 54 (0.97%) TCP/IP
18 47 (0.84%) MPLS
19 44 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
20 36 (0.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 540 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 496 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
3 450 (8.06%) Big Data
4 285 (5.11%) Hadoop
5 233 (4.18%) MySQL
6 222 (3.98%) Relational Database
7 183 (3.28%) NoSQL
8 156 (2.80%) Oracle Database
9 155 (2.78%) DB2
10 153 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 135 (2.42%) RDBMS
12 133 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
13 130 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 109 (1.95%) MongoDB
15 106 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 102 (1.83%) QlikView
17 97 (1.74%) Oracle BI EE
18 92 (1.65%) Apache Hive
19 85 (1.52%) Oracle Exadata
20 84 (1.51%) HBase
Development Applications
1 80 (1.43%) Jenkins
2 64 (1.15%) JIRA
3 63 (1.13%) Git (software)
4 52 (0.93%) Maven
5 51 (0.91%) Subversion
6 50 (0.90%) Talend Open Studio
6 50 (0.90%) Eclipse
7 44 (0.79%) Ant
8 37 (0.66%) Toad
8 37 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
9 36 (0.65%) Selenium
10 33 (0.59%) Axure RP
11 30 (0.54%) Visual Studio
12 28 (0.50%) NUnit
13 25 (0.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 25 (0.45%) Hudson
14 21 (0.38%) TeamCity
14 21 (0.38%) ERwin
15 17 (0.30%) JUnit
15 17 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1583 (28.37%) Finance
2 772 (13.84%) Banking
3 574 (10.29%) Retail
4 335 (6.00%) Telecoms
5 246 (4.41%) Marketing
6 192 (3.44%) Investment Banking
7 116 (2.08%) Legal
8 110 (1.97%) Law
9 107 (1.92%) Manufacturing
10 97 (1.74%) Games
11 80 (1.43%) Publishing
12 72 (1.29%) Back Office
13 49 (0.88%) Financial Institution
14 45 (0.81%) Retail Banking
15 38 (0.68%) French Language
16 35 (0.63%) Electronics
16 35 (0.63%) Billing
17 32 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
17 32 (0.57%) General Ledger
18 30 (0.54%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 687 (12.31%) .NET
2 561 (10.05%) Web Services
3 444 (7.96%) Middleware
4 394 (7.06%) HTML
5 392 (7.03%) XML
6 363 (6.51%) J2EE
7 243 (4.35%) Spring
8 234 (4.19%) Oracle Fusion
9 222 (3.98%) ASP.NET
10 220 (3.94%) CSS
11 162 (2.90%) REST
12 140 (2.51%) WCF
13 138 (2.47%) Java EE
14 136 (2.44%) SOAP
15 132 (2.37%) HTML5
16 117 (2.10%) Hibernate
17 116 (2.08%) XSLT
18 108 (1.94%) jQuery
19 105 (1.88%) RESTful
20 89 (1.59%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 370 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
2 265 (4.75%) Open Source
3 215 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 205 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
5 203 (3.64%) Data Integration
6 178 (3.19%) Management Information System
7 159 (2.85%) User Experience
8 97 (1.74%) Mainframe
9 94 (1.68%) Visualisation
10 91 (1.63%) Mobile App
11 86 (1.54%) Client/Server
12 85 (1.52%) Clustering
13 74 (1.33%) N-Tier
14 59 (1.06%) Mathematics
15 58 (1.04%) Replication
16 57 (1.02%) Digital Media
17 49 (0.88%) Life Science
18 46 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 44 (0.79%) SWIFT
20 43 (0.77%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 605 (10.84%) Windows
2 528 (9.46%) Linux
3 256 (4.59%) UNIX
4 151 (2.71%) Solaris
5 74 (1.33%) Android
6 70 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 62 (1.11%) Apple iOS
8 61 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 48 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 41 (0.73%) AIX
11 34 (0.61%) Windows XP
12 30 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
13 27 (0.48%) Windows 7
14 20 (0.36%) HPUX
15 17 (0.30%) CentOS
16 14 (0.25%) Windows 8
17 11 (0.20%) Windows Vista
17 11 (0.20%) zOS
18 10 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
19 9 (0.16%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1079 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
2 922 (16.52%) TOGAF
3 887 (15.90%) SOA
4 676 (12.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 620 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 521 (9.34%) Data Modelling
7 464 (8.32%) E-Commerce
8 411 (7.37%) Stakeholder Management
9 408 (7.31%) Zachman Framework
10 407 (7.29%) ETL
10 407 (7.29%) Project Management
11 383 (6.86%) Scrum
12 352 (6.31%) Technical Architecture
13 344 (6.16%) Analytics
14 336 (6.02%) Mentoring
15 328 (5.88%) Migration
16 315 (5.65%) UML
17 304 (5.45%) CRM
18 294 (5.27%) Data Management
19 278 (4.98%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1215 (21.77%) Java
2 733 (13.14%) SQL
3 383 (6.86%) JavaScript
4 370 (6.63%) C#
5 130 (2.33%) Python
6 122 (2.19%) PHP
7 120 (2.15%) C++
8 96 (1.72%) C
9 75 (1.34%) T-SQL
9 75 (1.34%) Ruby
10 52 (0.93%) PowerShell
11 50 (0.90%) R
12 38 (0.68%) Apex Code
13 36 (0.65%) Bash Shell
13 36 (0.65%) XPath
14 33 (0.59%) Scala
15 31 (0.56%) PL/SQL
16 29 (0.52%) Perl
17 24 (0.43%) VB.NET
18 19 (0.34%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 564 (10.11%) Degree
2 183 (3.28%) Security Cleared
3 136 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
4 103 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 91 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 75 (1.34%) CISSP
7 57 (1.02%) MCSE
8 55 (0.99%) CCIE
8 55 (0.99%) CCNP
9 54 (0.97%) CCNA
10 44 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 43 (0.77%) CISM
12 42 (0.75%) VCP4
13 34 (0.61%) DV Cleared
14 21 (0.38%) CCDP
15 18 (0.32%) Microsoft Certified Architect
16 16 (0.29%) MCITP
16 16 (0.29%) SAP Certification
16 16 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
17 15 (0.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 205 (3.67%) QA
2 66 (1.18%) Data Quality
3 51 (0.91%) SLA
4 47 (0.84%) COBIT
5 39 (0.70%) PCI DSS
5 39 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (0.32%) Solvency II
7 11 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 9 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (0.14%) EMIR
10 6 (0.11%) CRD IV
10 6 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
10 6 (0.11%) ISO 8583
11 5 (0.090%) Basel II
11 5 (0.090%) HIPAA
12 4 (0.072%) PABP
12 4 (0.072%) HL7
13 3 (0.054%) JSP 440
13 3 (0.054%) Basel III
14 1 (0.018%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 330 (5.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 228 (4.09%) Active Directory
3 129 (2.31%) Hyper-V
4 94 (1.68%) NFS
5 86 (1.54%) SRDF
6 83 (1.49%) vSphere
7 58 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
8 39 (0.70%) KVM
9 37 (0.66%) XenApp
10 29 (0.52%) HDFS
11 26 (0.47%) Xen
12 22 (0.39%) Apache Flume
13 21 (0.38%) XenDesktop
14 15 (0.27%) VMware ESX
15 14 (0.25%) XenServer
16 13 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
17 10 (0.18%) vCloud
18 9 (0.16%) Docker
18 9 (0.16%) Terminal Services
19 7 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 86 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
2 63 (1.13%) Puppet
3 50 (0.90%) Tivoli
4 49 (0.88%) SCCM
5 43 (0.77%) SCOM
6 22 (0.39%) Nagios
7 20 (0.36%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 20 (0.36%) Oozie
8 16 (0.29%) SCOrch
8 16 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
8 16 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
9 14 (0.25%) Ganglia
10 12 (0.22%) ZABBIX
10 12 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 12 (0.22%) Salt
10 12 (0.22%) Graphite
11 10 (0.18%) CiscoWorks
12 9 (0.16%) Data Guard
13 7 (0.13%) Ansible
13 7 (0.13%) Ambari
Vendors
1 1178 (21.11%) Oracle
2 762 (13.66%) Microsoft
3 458 (8.21%) SAP
4 426 (7.63%) IBM
5 407 (7.29%) VMware
6 398 (7.13%) Cisco
7 213 (3.82%) EMC
8 202 (3.62%) NetApp
9 192 (3.44%) TIBCO
10 186 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
11 183 (3.28%) HP
12 143 (2.56%) Citrix
13 123 (2.20%) Informatica
14 118 (2.11%) Cognos
15 108 (1.94%) Intel
16 104 (1.86%) Business Objects
17 102 (1.83%) Pega
18 89 (1.59%) Juniper
19 87 (1.56%) ATG
20 79 (1.42%) CheckPoint
West London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 53 minutes ago
West London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 59 minutes ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
PCR
Salary: £75000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 to 90,000 + car allowance and flexible benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £95000 - £105000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
Rubicon Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £90000 - £105000 per annum + bonus + car + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Latest MS Technologies
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum TO £75K + Great Bens + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Glue Reply
Posted: Yesterday
London
Glue Reply
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TUI Group
Salary: Excellent basic + fantastic benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago