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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 44 41 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 2557 2567 3445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.46% 5.70% 6.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.85% 6.09% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2046 2035 2829
Average salary £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £92,500 £96,800
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
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
43717 42131 48841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.39% 93.54% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 36551 35326 42450
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 0 654 £72,500 +3.57% 113
Docklands, London +17 28 £74,000 +13.84%
Harrow +2 20 £65,000 -3.70% 4
Kingston Upon Thames +6 17 £40,000 -51.51%
Bromley -3 15 £75,000 +45.63%
Canary Wharf +6 7 £71,250 -12.30%
Surbiton -1 6 £62,500 +38.88%
Brentford 0 5 £65,000 - 1
Croydon -5 5 £56,250 +17.18% 3
Ealing 0 4 £61,250 +2.08% 1
Hounslow -12 4 £78,750 -
Hayes - 4 £85,500 -
Westminster - 4 - -
Chiswick -5 3 - -
Upminster - 3 £65,000 -
Paddington -7 2 - -
Southwark -10 2 £52,500 -27.58%
Romford +10 1 £65,000 -7.14%
Hammersmith -1 1 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Wimbledon - 1 £75,000 -
Enfield - 1 £42,500 - 1
Wembley - 1 - -
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 1339 (25.35%) Finance
2 1115 (21.11%) Java
3 1106 (20.94%) Oracle
4 873 (16.52%) SQL
5 821 (15.54%) Microsoft
6 750 (14.20%) Business Intelligence
7 726 (13.74%) SQL Server
8 696 (13.17%) TOGAF
9 688 (13.02%) SOA
10 678 (12.83%) .NET
11 675 (12.78%) Enterprise Architecture
12 654 (12.38%) Banking
13 593 (11.22%) Windows
14 582 (11.02%) Degree
15 577 (10.92%) Data Modelling
16 557 (10.54%) Data Warehouse
17 549 (10.39%) Linux
18 530 (10.03%) E-Commerce
19 523 (9.90%) Retail
20 476 (9.01%) HTML
21 470 (8.90%) Web Services
22 417 (7.89%) ETL
23 405 (7.67%) Big Data
24 403 (7.63%) XML
25 397 (7.51%) JavaScript
26 392 (7.42%) Analytics
27 389 (7.36%) Project Management
28 381 (7.21%) CRM
29 380 (7.19%) Technical Architecture
30 373 (7.06%) Agile Software Development

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 312 (5.91%) SharePoint
2 229 (4.33%) WebSphere
3 151 (2.86%) CMS
4 125 (2.37%) Apache
5 123 (2.33%) Tomcat
6 122 (2.31%) MS Exchange
7 104 (1.97%) SharePoint 2013
8 100 (1.89%) WebLogic
9 97 (1.84%) SharePoint 2010
10 88 (1.67%) IIS
11 85 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
12 70 (1.33%) Lync
12 70 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
13 64 (1.21%) Oracle Coherence
14 61 (1.15%) SAS
15 58 (1.10%) Adobe CQ
16 50 (0.95%) Node.js
17 47 (0.89%) Drupal
18 43 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
19 42 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 310 (5.87%) MS Excel
2 53 (1.00%) MS Office
3 37 (0.70%) MS Visio
4 35 (0.66%) Photoshop
4 35 (0.66%) PowerPivot
5 27 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
6 21 (0.40%) SPSS
7 17 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
8 16 (0.30%) InfoPath
9 13 (0.25%) InDesign
10 7 (0.13%) Acrobat
11 4 (0.076%) MS PowerPoint
12 3 (0.057%) MS Project
13 1 (0.019%) DOC1
13 1 (0.019%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.019%) Revit
13 1 (0.019%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 164 (3.10%) Oracle EBS
2 91 (1.72%) Oracle EBS R12
3 64 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 56 (1.06%) Oracle ERP
5 36 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
6 29 (0.55%) Oracle Retail
7 28 (0.53%) Fredhopper
8 27 (0.51%) Magento
9 23 (0.44%) Cognos TM1
10 21 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
11 19 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
12 17 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
13 16 (0.30%) RMDS
13 16 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
14 14 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 14 (0.27%) Google Analytics
14 14 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 14 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
15 13 (0.25%) Oracle SCM
15 13 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 204 (3.86%) SaaS
2 125 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
3 117 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
4 104 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 74 (1.40%) Office 365
6 67 (1.27%) PaaS
7 66 (1.25%) IaaS
8 39 (0.74%) Force.com
9 26 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
10 16 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
11 15 (0.28%) Amazon S3
12 11 (0.21%) ElastiCache
12 11 (0.21%) AWS Data Pipeline
12 11 (0.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 4 (0.076%) Rackspace Cloud
14 3 (0.057%) Taleo
14 3 (0.057%) CheetahMail
15 2 (0.038%) Amazon ELB
16 1 (0.019%) SuccessFactors
16 1 (0.019%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 270 (5.11%) SAN
2 197 (3.73%) Firewall
3 193 (3.65%) LAN
4 190 (3.60%) WAN
5 184 (3.48%) Internet
6 105 (1.99%) DNS
7 104 (1.97%) TCP/IP
7 104 (1.97%) NAS
8 99 (1.87%) VPN
9 98 (1.86%) HTTP
10 63 (1.19%) Fibre Channel
11 60 (1.14%) Multicast
12 53 (1.00%) MPLS
13 48 (0.91%) FCoE
14 43 (0.81%) OSPF
14 43 (0.81%) Wireless
14 43 (0.81%) VLAN
15 42 (0.80%) VoIP
16 39 (0.74%) BGP
16 39 (0.74%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 726 (13.74%) SQL Server
2 557 (10.54%) Data Warehouse
3 405 (7.67%) Big Data
4 268 (5.07%) Hadoop
5 254 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 246 (4.66%) Oracle Database
7 219 (4.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 217 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 211 (3.99%) NoSQL
10 185 (3.50%) MySQL
11 176 (3.33%) MongoDB
12 163 (3.09%) Relational Database
13 131 (2.48%) Apache Hive
14 118 (2.23%) Oracle Database 11g
15 114 (2.16%) HBase
16 113 (2.14%) Oracle Exadata
17 110 (2.08%) Oracle ODI
18 102 (1.93%) QlikView
18 102 (1.93%) Oracle BI EE
19 95 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 114 (2.16%) Git (software)
2 70 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 63 (1.19%) Visual Studio
4 56 (1.06%) Subversion
5 51 (0.97%) Maven
6 48 (0.91%) JUnit
7 46 (0.87%) Eclipse
8 45 (0.85%) Selenium
9 42 (0.80%) Axure RP
10 41 (0.78%) Jenkins
11 36 (0.68%) JIRA
12 35 (0.66%) Talend Open Studio
13 26 (0.49%) Mockito
14 24 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
14 24 (0.45%) Ant
15 23 (0.44%) MSBuild
16 21 (0.40%) Mercurial
16 21 (0.40%) Toad
16 21 (0.40%) ERwin
17 20 (0.38%) Rational Rose
General
1 1339 (25.35%) Finance
2 654 (12.38%) Banking
3 523 (9.90%) Retail
4 258 (4.88%) Marketing
5 242 (4.58%) Telecoms
6 183 (3.46%) Investment Banking
7 133 (2.52%) Legal
8 121 (2.29%) Publishing
9 109 (2.06%) Advertising
10 105 (1.99%) Games
11 102 (1.93%) Back Office
12 89 (1.68%) Law
13 65 (1.23%) Manufacturing
14 51 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
15 49 (0.93%) Front Office
16 45 (0.85%) Billing
17 43 (0.81%) Financial Institution
18 37 (0.70%) French Language
19 29 (0.55%) Electronics
20 28 (0.53%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 678 (12.83%) .NET
2 476 (9.01%) HTML
3 470 (8.90%) Web Services
4 403 (7.63%) XML
5 336 (6.36%) CSS
6 305 (5.77%) J2EE
7 295 (5.58%) Middleware
8 243 (4.60%) Spring
9 242 (4.58%) SOAP
10 215 (4.07%) ASP.NET
11 192 (3.63%) REST
12 179 (3.39%) jQuery
13 167 (3.16%) HTML5
14 153 (2.90%) Oracle Fusion
15 146 (2.76%) Java EE
16 139 (2.63%) Hibernate
17 115 (2.18%) XSLT
18 112 (2.12%) WCF
19 109 (2.06%) JSON
20 99 (1.87%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 232 (4.39%) Computer Science
2 209 (3.96%) Management Information System
2 209 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
3 185 (3.50%) Open Source
4 144 (2.73%) Data Integration
5 134 (2.54%) Visualisation
6 109 (2.06%) Digital Media
7 102 (1.93%) Replication
8 81 (1.53%) Enterprise Storage
9 78 (1.48%) Client/Server
10 71 (1.34%) Mainframe
11 70 (1.33%) Clustering
12 66 (1.25%) Mathematics
13 62 (1.17%) Mobile App
14 52 (0.98%) N-Tier
15 39 (0.74%) Statistics
15 39 (0.74%) Social Media
16 38 (0.72%) Credit Risk
17 34 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 33 (0.62%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 593 (11.22%) Windows
2 549 (10.39%) Linux
3 236 (4.47%) UNIX
4 176 (3.33%) Android
5 153 (2.90%) Apple iOS
6 145 (2.74%) Solaris
7 55 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 51 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 39 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 33 (0.62%) Windows Phone
11 32 (0.61%) AIX
12 31 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
13 30 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
14 22 (0.42%) Windows 7
15 19 (0.36%) Windows 8
16 18 (0.34%) Windows XP
17 14 (0.27%) HPUX
18 10 (0.19%) zOS
19 9 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
20 8 (0.15%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 750 (14.20%) Business Intelligence
2 696 (13.17%) TOGAF
3 688 (13.02%) SOA
4 675 (12.78%) Enterprise Architecture
5 577 (10.92%) Data Modelling
6 530 (10.03%) E-Commerce
7 417 (7.89%) ETL
8 392 (7.42%) Analytics
9 389 (7.36%) Project Management
10 381 (7.21%) CRM
11 380 (7.19%) Technical Architecture
12 373 (7.06%) Agile Software Development
13 354 (6.70%) Stakeholder Management
14 334 (6.32%) Data Architecture
15 306 (5.79%) UML
16 299 (5.66%) OO
17 291 (5.51%) ITIL
18 286 (5.41%) Zachman Framework
19 279 (5.28%) Data Management
20 274 (5.19%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1115 (21.11%) Java
2 873 (16.52%) SQL
3 397 (7.51%) JavaScript
4 327 (6.19%) C#
5 152 (2.88%) Python
6 143 (2.71%) T-SQL
7 120 (2.27%) PHP
8 93 (1.76%) Ruby
9 89 (1.68%) PL/SQL
10 85 (1.61%) C++
11 77 (1.46%) C
12 72 (1.36%) R
13 71 (1.34%) PowerShell
14 65 (1.23%) Perl
15 38 (0.72%) Objective-C
16 33 (0.62%) Scala
17 30 (0.57%) VB.NET
18 24 (0.45%) Shell Script
19 21 (0.40%) Apex Code
20 15 (0.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 582 (11.02%) Degree
2 135 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 120 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
4 115 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 93 (1.76%) SC Cleared
6 81 (1.53%) CISSP
7 79 (1.50%) MCSE
8 72 (1.36%) CCNP
9 66 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 55 (1.04%) MCITP
11 50 (0.95%) CCIE
12 37 (0.70%) CCDP
13 36 (0.68%) PMI Certification
14 31 (0.59%) CCNA
15 28 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
16 27 (0.51%) CISM
17 23 (0.44%) MCP
18 20 (0.38%) VCP5
19 19 (0.36%) DV Cleared
20 18 (0.34%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 278 (5.26%) QA
2 78 (1.48%) Data Quality
3 49 (0.93%) SLA
4 35 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 32 (0.61%) COBIT
6 27 (0.51%) ISO 9001
7 24 (0.45%) PCI DSS
8 9 (0.17%) CRD IV
9 5 (0.095%) Dublin Core
9 5 (0.095%) Basel II
10 4 (0.076%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.076%) ISO 9000
10 4 (0.076%) Basel III
10 4 (0.076%) Solvency II
10 4 (0.076%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 3 (0.057%) FATCA
11 3 (0.057%) EMIR
11 3 (0.057%) HL7
11 3 (0.057%) GAAP
12 2 (0.038%) IAS 39
System Software
1 266 (5.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 230 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 108 (2.04%) Hyper-V
4 99 (1.87%) Oracle RAC
5 63 (1.19%) XenApp
6 57 (1.08%) vSphere
7 54 (1.02%) NFS
8 51 (0.97%) XenDesktop
9 46 (0.87%) SRDF
10 40 (0.76%) vCloud
11 39 (0.74%) Apache Flume
12 35 (0.66%) HDFS
13 34 (0.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 34 (0.64%) VMware ESX
14 32 (0.61%) Xen
15 27 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
16 26 (0.49%) XenServer
17 24 (0.45%) Varnish
18 17 (0.32%) KVM
19 15 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 52 (0.98%) Puppet
2 49 (0.93%) SCCM
3 42 (0.80%) SCOM
4 40 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
5 34 (0.64%) Ambari
5 34 (0.64%) Oozie
6 25 (0.47%) OpenSSO
7 15 (0.28%) Tivoli
8 13 (0.25%) MOM
8 13 (0.25%) Data Guard
9 12 (0.23%) Backup Exec
10 10 (0.19%) CA SiteMinder
10 10 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 9 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
12 8 (0.15%) OpenView
13 7 (0.13%) ZABBIX
14 6 (0.11%) Capistrano
14 6 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 6 (0.11%) XenMobile
14 6 (0.11%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1106 (20.94%) Oracle
2 821 (15.54%) Microsoft
3 349 (6.61%) VMware
4 338 (6.40%) IBM
5 330 (6.25%) Cisco
6 304 (5.75%) SAP
7 164 (3.10%) Citrix
8 145 (2.74%) EMC
9 138 (2.61%) Salesforce.com
10 121 (2.29%) HP
11 120 (2.27%) NetApp
12 119 (2.25%) ATG
13 117 (2.21%) Informatica
14 110 (2.08%) Business Objects
15 109 (2.06%) Cognos
16 106 (2.01%) Teradata
17 104 (1.97%) hybris
18 103 (1.95%) Adobe
19 96 (1.82%) Intel
20 88 (1.67%) Sybase
London
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £110,000 per annum Excellent salary plus benefits plus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Sterlings Partnership
Salary: Competative salary + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Broady Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum to 65k + car allowance + min 18% bon
Posted: 5 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
AIG EUROPE (UK) LIMITED
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Talent International
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: Unspecified + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Montash
Salary: £600 - £900 per day + negotialbe
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
set2recruit
Salary: £65000 - £90000 Per Annum plus competative bonus and benefi
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
South West London
set2recruit
Salary: £65000 - £85000 Per Annum £65k - £85k + Bonus and
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum OTE, Bi Annual bonus, Travel Costs, Health Ins
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago