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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 41 46 38
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 2449 2481 2563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.58% 5.40% 5.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.99% 5.77% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2073 1975 2026
Average salary £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £61,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.62%
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
40877 42981 40955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.47% 93.47%
Number of salaries quoted 34929 35901 34378
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +2 518 £77,500 +6.89% 74
Docklands, London -2 16 £80,000 +8.10% 1
Brentford +11 8 £72,500 +11.53% 1
Chiswick +1 8 £65,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -2 8 £62,000 +55.00%
Harrow 0 6 £72,500 +11.53%
Uxbridge - 6 £60,000 - 1
Bromley +21 4 £67,500 -3.57% 2
Croydon +9 4 £74,750 +32.88%
Canary Wharf -6 4 £81,250 +12.06%
Hayes +1 2 £67,500 -21.05% 4
Ealing -29 2 - -
Wimbledon - 2 - -
Twickenham - 2 £85,000 - 2
Wembley -3 1 £75,000 -
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 1518 (29.56%) Finance
2 1292 (25.16%) Oracle
3 1253 (24.40%) Agile Software Development
4 1119 (21.79%) Java
5 933 (18.17%) TOGAF
6 901 (17.55%) SOA
7 753 (14.66%) Microsoft
8 694 (13.52%) Banking
9 640 (12.46%) .NET
10 639 (12.44%) Business Intelligence
11 635 (12.37%) Retail
12 626 (12.19%) Degree
13 607 (11.82%) SQL Server
14 589 (11.47%) SQL
15 586 (11.41%) Enterprise Architecture
16 564 (10.98%) Data Warehouse
17 512 (9.97%) Middleware
18 505 (9.83%) Web Services
19 501 (9.76%) Big Data
20 483 (9.41%) Windows
21 472 (9.19%) E-Commerce
22 466 (9.07%) ETL
23 436 (8.49%) HTML
23 436 (8.49%) Analytics
24 427 (8.32%) Linux
25 409 (7.96%) Zachman Framework
26 404 (7.87%) XML
27 396 (7.71%) JavaScript
28 395 (7.69%) VMware
29 394 (7.67%) C#

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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
1 301 (5.86%) WebSphere
2 216 (4.21%) Apache
3 215 (4.19%) SharePoint
4 174 (3.39%) IIS
5 159 (3.10%) Tomcat
6 120 (2.34%) CMS
7 109 (2.12%) Oracle Coherence
8 105 (2.04%) Node.js
9 98 (1.91%) SAS
10 97 (1.89%) Apache Pig
11 94 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
12 92 (1.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 86 (1.67%) JBoss
14 73 (1.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 71 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
16 66 (1.29%) WebLogic
17 63 (1.23%) Apache Solr
18 62 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 62 (1.21%) Apache Spark
19 58 (1.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 349 (6.80%) MS Excel
2 58 (1.13%) MS Visio
3 53 (1.03%) SPSS
4 45 (0.88%) MS Office
5 42 (0.82%) PowerPivot
6 13 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
8 5 (0.097%) FastStats
9 4 (0.078%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.078%) MS Project
10 1 (0.019%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.019%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 140 (2.73%) Oracle EBS
2 66 (1.29%) RMDS
3 65 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 62 (1.21%) Oracle BPM
5 49 (0.95%) Magento
6 34 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
7 31 (0.60%) thinkFolio
7 31 (0.60%) Markit EDM
8 29 (0.56%) Eagle PACE
8 29 (0.56%) Beauchamp
8 29 (0.56%) PORTIA
8 29 (0.56%) LatentZero
8 29 (0.56%) MultiFonds
8 29 (0.56%) Front Arena
8 29 (0.56%) HiInvest
8 29 (0.56%) HiPerformance
8 29 (0.56%) HiPortfolio
8 29 (0.56%) Decalog
8 29 (0.56%) LongView
8 29 (0.56%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
Cloud Services
1 317 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
2 260 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 194 (3.78%) SaaS
4 115 (2.24%) IaaS
5 102 (1.99%) PaaS
6 95 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
7 82 (1.60%) Office 365
8 72 (1.40%) Force.com
9 35 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
10 32 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
11 17 (0.33%) GitHub
11 17 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
12 11 (0.21%) iPaaS
13 10 (0.19%) Sumo Logic
14 9 (0.18%) SoftLayer
15 7 (0.14%) Yammer
15 7 (0.14%) Amazon S3
15 7 (0.14%) Google Analytics
16 6 (0.12%) Azure Machine Learning
17 5 (0.097%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 248 (4.83%) SAN
2 219 (4.26%) WAN
3 207 (4.03%) LAN
4 196 (3.82%) Firewall
5 176 (3.43%) HTTP
6 163 (3.17%) NAS
7 122 (2.38%) FCoE
7 122 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
8 120 (2.34%) Multicast
9 93 (1.81%) Internet
10 75 (1.46%) VPN
11 69 (1.34%) Network Security
12 66 (1.29%) DNS
13 60 (1.17%) TCP/IP
13 60 (1.17%) Wireless
14 58 (1.13%) iSCSI
14 58 (1.13%) Cisco Nexus
15 42 (0.82%) MPLS
16 36 (0.70%) SSL
17 34 (0.66%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 607 (11.82%) SQL Server
2 564 (10.98%) Data Warehouse
3 501 (9.76%) Big Data
4 392 (7.63%) Hadoop
5 308 (6.00%) NoSQL
6 253 (4.93%) Relational Database
7 187 (3.64%) Oracle Database
8 178 (3.47%) MongoDB
9 165 (3.21%) HBase
10 160 (3.12%) DB2
10 160 (3.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 156 (3.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 152 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 140 (2.73%) RDBMS
14 139 (2.71%) Apache Cassandra
15 132 (2.57%) MySQL
16 130 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
17 118 (2.30%) Apache Hive
18 109 (2.12%) Oracle ODI
19 104 (2.03%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 114 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 99 (1.93%) Jenkins
3 79 (1.54%) Talend Open Studio
4 78 (1.52%) Maven
5 70 (1.36%) Subversion
6 48 (0.93%) ERwin
7 43 (0.84%) JUnit
8 38 (0.74%) JIRA
9 31 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
10 29 (0.56%) Axure RP
11 27 (0.53%) TeamCity
12 25 (0.49%) Mockito
13 24 (0.47%) Selenium
13 24 (0.47%) Visual Studio
14 23 (0.45%) PowerDesigner
15 20 (0.39%) Ant
15 20 (0.39%) Hudson
16 19 (0.37%) Grunt
17 18 (0.35%) Cucumber
18 16 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1518 (29.56%) Finance
2 694 (13.52%) Banking
3 635 (12.37%) Retail
4 286 (5.57%) Telecoms
5 265 (5.16%) Marketing
6 128 (2.49%) Investment Banking
7 124 (2.41%) Games
8 117 (2.28%) Legal
9 107 (2.08%) Law
10 96 (1.87%) Publishing
11 89 (1.73%) Manufacturing
12 67 (1.30%) Back Office
13 58 (1.13%) Financial Institution
14 43 (0.84%) Front Office
15 38 (0.74%) Billing
16 37 (0.72%) Retail Banking
17 34 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
18 30 (0.58%) Advertising
19 21 (0.41%) Electronics
20 20 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 640 (12.46%) .NET
2 512 (9.97%) Middleware
3 505 (9.83%) Web Services
4 436 (8.49%) HTML
5 404 (7.87%) XML
6 296 (5.76%) J2EE
7 275 (5.36%) Oracle Fusion
8 240 (4.67%) CSS
9 209 (4.07%) ASP.NET
10 200 (3.89%) REST
11 168 (3.27%) Spring
12 159 (3.10%) SOAP
13 151 (2.94%) HTML5
14 136 (2.65%) RESTful
15 118 (2.30%) XSLT
16 108 (2.10%) ASP.NET MVC
17 103 (2.01%) .NET Framework
18 94 (1.83%) Hibernate
19 93 (1.81%) jQuery
20 89 (1.73%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 378 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
2 279 (5.43%) Data Centre
3 269 (5.24%) Computer Science
4 238 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
5 233 (4.54%) Management Information System
6 232 (4.52%) Data Integration
7 150 (2.92%) User Experience
8 102 (1.99%) Mobile App
9 94 (1.83%) N-Tier
10 88 (1.71%) Data Structures
11 77 (1.50%) Visualisation
11 77 (1.50%) Mainframe
12 67 (1.30%) Replication
13 64 (1.25%) Private Cloud
14 63 (1.23%) Clustering
15 62 (1.21%) Hybrid Cloud
16 61 (1.19%) Client/Server
17 58 (1.13%) Algorithms
18 57 (1.11%) Over-the-Top Content
19 56 (1.09%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 483 (9.41%) Windows
2 427 (8.32%) Linux
3 167 (3.25%) Solaris
4 161 (3.14%) UNIX
5 55 (1.07%) Android
5 55 (1.07%) Apple iOS
6 46 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (0.64%) AIX
9 29 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
12 18 (0.35%) Windows 7
13 11 (0.21%) CentOS
13 11 (0.21%) Ubuntu
13 11 (0.21%) HPUX
13 11 (0.21%) MVS
14 10 (0.19%) CoreOS
15 9 (0.18%) Windows XP
16 6 (0.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1253 (24.40%) Agile Software Development
2 933 (18.17%) TOGAF
3 901 (17.55%) SOA
4 639 (12.44%) Business Intelligence
5 586 (11.41%) Enterprise Architecture
6 472 (9.19%) E-Commerce
7 466 (9.07%) ETL
8 436 (8.49%) Analytics
9 409 (7.96%) Zachman Framework
10 391 (7.61%) Data Modelling
11 373 (7.26%) CRM
12 348 (6.78%) Project Management
12 348 (6.78%) Data Architecture
13 329 (6.41%) Data Management
14 319 (6.21%) Stakeholder Management
15 305 (5.94%) Technical Architecture
16 301 (5.86%) Scrum
17 295 (5.74%) Open Source
18 291 (5.67%) Migration
19 290 (5.65%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1119 (21.79%) Java
2 589 (11.47%) SQL
3 396 (7.71%) JavaScript
4 394 (7.67%) C#
5 180 (3.51%) Python
6 148 (2.88%) C
7 139 (2.71%) C++
8 130 (2.53%) Ruby
9 127 (2.47%) PHP
10 121 (2.36%) Scala
11 82 (1.60%) R
12 64 (1.25%) Perl
13 54 (1.05%) Apex Code
14 49 (0.95%) T-SQL
15 36 (0.70%) Bash Shell
16 32 (0.62%) PL/SQL
17 28 (0.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 27 (0.53%) PowerShell
19 25 (0.49%) Shell Script
20 20 (0.39%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 626 (12.19%) Degree
2 191 (3.72%) Security Cleared
3 127 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
4 124 (2.41%) SC Cleared
5 97 (1.89%) CISSP
6 74 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 74 (1.44%) CCNP
7 52 (1.01%) CCIE
8 48 (0.93%) DV Cleared
9 47 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 44 (0.86%) MCSE
11 33 (0.64%) CCDP
12 32 (0.62%) CCNA
12 32 (0.62%) CISM
13 26 (0.51%) MCITP
14 17 (0.33%) JNCIS
14 17 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
15 15 (0.29%) MCTS
16 14 (0.27%) JNCIP
16 14 (0.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 204 (3.97%) QA
2 89 (1.73%) Data Quality
3 61 (1.19%) COBIT
4 42 (0.82%) SLA
5 39 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (0.29%) PCI DSS
6 15 (0.29%) Solvency II
7 12 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (0.21%) JSP 440
9 10 (0.19%) EMIR
10 8 (0.16%) ISO 9001
10 8 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
11 7 (0.14%) HL7
12 6 (0.12%) MiFID
13 5 (0.097%) Basel II
14 3 (0.058%) DICOM
15 2 (0.039%) ISO 8583
15 2 (0.039%) IAS 39
16 1 (0.019%) WAI
16 1 (0.019%) BS15000
System Software
1 306 (5.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 192 (3.74%) Active Directory
3 125 (2.43%) Hyper-V
4 121 (2.36%) NFS
5 117 (2.28%) SRDF
6 82 (1.60%) Oracle RAC
7 62 (1.21%) Xen
8 54 (1.05%) KVM
9 42 (0.82%) vSphere
10 35 (0.68%) Apache Flume
11 30 (0.58%) vCloud
12 28 (0.55%) XenApp
13 26 (0.51%) VMware ESX
14 25 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
15 23 (0.45%) Docker
16 22 (0.43%) HDFS
17 19 (0.37%) XenServer
18 18 (0.35%) XenDesktop
19 13 (0.25%) iptables
20 11 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 139 (2.71%) Opscode Chef
2 117 (2.28%) Puppet
3 54 (1.05%) Ansible
4 33 (0.64%) Nagios
5 29 (0.56%) Tivoli
6 26 (0.51%) SCOM
7 19 (0.37%) ZABBIX
8 17 (0.33%) SCCM
8 17 (0.33%) Salt
9 16 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
10 14 (0.27%) OpenView
11 13 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 13 (0.25%) Hyperic
12 12 (0.23%) Vagrant
12 12 (0.23%) Kubernetes
12 12 (0.23%) NetBackup
13 10 (0.19%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 10 (0.19%) TeamSite
13 10 (0.19%) WebSphere Cast Iron
14 9 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1292 (25.16%) Oracle
2 753 (14.66%) Microsoft
3 395 (7.69%) VMware
4 365 (7.11%) Cisco
5 356 (6.93%) IBM
6 273 (5.32%) SAP
7 196 (3.82%) Salesforce.com
8 192 (3.74%) hybris
9 188 (3.66%) NetApp
10 185 (3.60%) Informatica
11 157 (3.06%) EMC
12 149 (2.90%) TIBCO
13 136 (2.65%) Citrix
14 115 (2.24%) Intel
15 112 (2.18%) HP
16 109 (2.12%) Cognos
16 109 (2.12%) Tableau
17 106 (2.06%) ATG
18 100 (1.95%) Teradata
19 89 (1.73%) Adobe
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £70 - £95 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
East London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum flexible based on experience
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50-80K
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40K - £65K
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50K-80k
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Resource partners Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary negotiable
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary negotiable full benefits 20%
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70K - 110K & comprehensive bonus/benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £64999 - £65000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago