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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 40 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 2446 2808 2894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.96% 6.74% 6.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.23% 7.04% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2012 2266 2178
Average salary £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
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
39261 39886 40581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.75% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 33887 33811 33189
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 -4 411 £77,500 +6.89% 80
Canary Wharf +8 17 £83,750 +3.71%
Twickenham - 9 £65,000 -
Uxbridge -2 7 £70,500 +22.60%
Kingston Upon Thames -3 5 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Romford -10 5 £85,000 +3.03%
Croydon 0 2 £51,250 +2.50% 2
Hayes -4 2 £85,000 - 1
Harrow -5 2 - -
Hammersmith -5 2 £60,000 -33.33%
Hounslow -9 2 - -
Chiswick -10 2 £65,000 +13.04%
Wembley - 2 £70,000 -
Greenwich - 2 - -
Docklands, London -2 1 £82,500 +10.00%
Hendon - 1 £100,000 -
Hillingdon - 1 £75,000 -
Edgware - 1 - -
Enfield - 1 £75,000 -
Mitcham - 1 - -
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1326 (27.22%) Agile Software Development
2 1321 (27.11%) Finance
3 1202 (24.67%) Java
4 941 (19.31%) Oracle
5 866 (17.78%) SOA
6 829 (17.02%) TOGAF
7 693 (14.22%) Microsoft
8 651 (13.36%) .NET
9 635 (13.03%) Degree
10 602 (12.36%) Business Intelligence
11 585 (12.01%) SQL
12 578 (11.86%) Banking
13 550 (11.29%) Presales
14 545 (11.19%) Big Data
15 522 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
16 516 (10.59%) SQL Server
17 507 (10.41%) Analytics
18 503 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
19 495 (10.16%) Windows
20 471 (9.67%) E-Commerce
21 463 (9.50%) Data Warehouse
22 455 (9.34%) XML
23 451 (9.26%) Linux
24 449 (9.22%) JavaScript
25 448 (9.20%) Web Services
26 442 (9.07%) Data Modelling
27 440 (9.03%) Stakeholder Management
28 432 (8.87%) Hadoop
29 420 (8.62%) Retail
30 417 (8.56%) ETL

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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
1 181 (3.72%) SharePoint
2 180 (3.69%) WebSphere
3 140 (2.87%) Apache
4 133 (2.73%) CMS
5 123 (2.52%) Tomcat
6 117 (2.40%) BizTalk Server
7 111 (2.28%) IIS
8 105 (2.16%) Apache Spark
9 98 (2.01%) Node.js
10 93 (1.91%) JBoss
11 76 (1.56%) WebLogic
12 62 (1.27%) Apache Pig
13 56 (1.15%) OpenStack
14 52 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 50 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
16 45 (0.92%) Apache Solr
17 43 (0.88%) MS Exchange
18 41 (0.84%) SAS
19 40 (0.82%) Skype for Business
19 40 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 318 (6.53%) MS Excel
2 62 (1.27%) MS Office
3 32 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 30 (0.62%) SPSS
5 25 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.29%) Photoshop
7 13 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
8 11 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
9 9 (0.18%) Fireworks
10 7 (0.14%) MS Project
11 3 (0.062%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.041%) S-PLUS
13 1 (0.021%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.021%) InDesign
13 1 (0.021%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 117 (2.40%) Oracle EBS
2 102 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 58 (1.19%) Oracle EBS R12
4 45 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
5 36 (0.74%) Oracle Retail
6 35 (0.72%) Markit EDM
7 34 (0.70%) thinkFolio
8 32 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
9 30 (0.62%) LatentZero
10 28 (0.57%) Eagle PACE
11 26 (0.53%) Advent Moxy
11 26 (0.53%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
11 26 (0.53%) Beauchamp
11 26 (0.53%) Decalog
11 26 (0.53%) Eze OMS
11 26 (0.53%) Front Arena
11 26 (0.53%) LongView
11 26 (0.53%) MultiFonds
11 26 (0.53%) Odyssey Triple'A Plus
11 26 (0.53%) PORTIA
Cloud Services
1 309 (6.34%) Amazon AWS
2 267 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 239 (4.91%) SaaS
4 130 (2.67%) PaaS
5 112 (2.30%) IaaS
6 102 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
7 92 (1.89%) Office 365
8 69 (1.42%) Force.com
9 33 (0.68%) Yammer
10 29 (0.60%) Oracle CX
11 25 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
11 25 (0.51%) iPaaS
12 23 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
13 20 (0.41%) SoftLayer
14 19 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
15 12 (0.25%) Amazon S3
16 11 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 10 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 10 (0.21%) Azure Machine Learning
18 9 (0.18%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 189 (3.88%) Firewall
2 144 (2.96%) SAN
3 133 (2.73%) WAN
4 119 (2.44%) LAN
5 116 (2.38%) HTTP
6 100 (2.05%) Internet
7 88 (1.81%) Network Security
8 76 (1.56%) DNS
9 73 (1.50%) MPLS
10 72 (1.48%) TCP/IP
10 72 (1.48%) Wireless
11 71 (1.46%) NAS
11 71 (1.46%) VPN
12 57 (1.17%) SSL
13 54 (1.11%) BGP
14 47 (0.96%) Multicast
15 45 (0.92%) OSPF
16 43 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
17 38 (0.78%) LDAP
18 35 (0.72%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 545 (11.19%) Big Data
2 516 (10.59%) SQL Server
3 463 (9.50%) Data Warehouse
4 432 (8.87%) Hadoop
5 363 (7.45%) NoSQL
6 243 (4.99%) Relational Database
7 205 (4.21%) MongoDB
8 193 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 186 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 136 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 119 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
12 109 (2.24%) MySQL
13 107 (2.20%) Apache Hive
14 95 (1.95%) RDBMS
15 83 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
16 82 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
17 81 (1.66%) DB2
18 77 (1.58%) HBase
19 75 (1.54%) Oracle Database
20 65 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 141 (2.89%) Git (software)
2 128 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 85 (1.74%) Subversion
4 77 (1.58%) JUnit
5 74 (1.52%) Maven
6 72 (1.48%) Eclipse
6 72 (1.48%) JIRA
7 69 (1.42%) Talend Open Studio
8 53 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
9 49 (1.01%) IntelliJ
10 42 (0.86%) Selenium
11 40 (0.82%) Ant
12 34 (0.70%) Mockito
13 33 (0.68%) Visual Studio
14 26 (0.53%) Hudson
14 26 (0.53%) NUnit
14 26 (0.53%) PowerDesigner
15 22 (0.45%) Axure RP
16 19 (0.39%) NetBeans
17 17 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1321 (27.11%) Finance
2 578 (11.86%) Banking
3 420 (8.62%) Retail
4 330 (6.77%) Marketing
5 325 (6.67%) Telecoms
6 137 (2.81%) Games
7 134 (2.75%) Investment Banking
8 84 (1.72%) Manufacturing
9 78 (1.60%) Financial Institution
10 69 (1.42%) Publishing
11 68 (1.40%) Law
12 57 (1.17%) Front Office
13 54 (1.11%) Legal
14 53 (1.09%) Back Office
15 48 (0.99%) Billing
16 47 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
17 46 (0.94%) Advertising
18 30 (0.62%) Electronics
19 21 (0.43%) Local Government
19 21 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 651 (13.36%) .NET
2 455 (9.34%) XML
3 448 (9.20%) Web Services
4 413 (8.48%) HTML
5 344 (7.06%) Middleware
6 342 (7.02%) J2EE
7 296 (6.08%) CSS
8 244 (5.01%) REST
9 239 (4.91%) Spring
10 215 (4.41%) SOAP
11 189 (3.88%) HTML5
12 163 (3.35%) Oracle Fusion
13 159 (3.26%) RESTful
14 151 (3.10%) jQuery
15 149 (3.06%) ASP.NET
16 124 (2.55%) JSON
17 100 (2.05%) Hibernate
18 99 (2.03%) .NET Framework
18 99 (2.03%) Java EE
19 91 (1.87%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 503 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
2 309 (6.34%) Data Centre
3 251 (5.15%) Computer Science
4 242 (4.97%) Enterprise Software
5 228 (4.68%) Management Information System
6 227 (4.66%) Data Integration
7 141 (2.89%) User Experience
8 102 (2.09%) Mobile App
9 84 (1.72%) Data Structures
10 79 (1.62%) Hybrid Cloud
11 70 (1.44%) N-Tier
12 66 (1.35%) Visualisation
13 60 (1.23%) Clustering
14 59 (1.21%) Mainframe
15 56 (1.15%) Fintech
16 52 (1.07%) Public Cloud
17 50 (1.03%) Replication
18 43 (0.88%) DataPower
18 43 (0.88%) PKI
18 43 (0.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 495 (10.16%) Windows
2 451 (9.26%) Linux
3 251 (5.15%) Unix
4 172 (3.53%) Windows Server
5 77 (1.58%) Android
5 77 (1.58%) Apple iOS
6 62 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 58 (1.19%) Solaris
8 53 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 50 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 31 (0.64%) Windows 7
11 19 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (0.33%) MVS
13 15 (0.31%) CentOS
14 14 (0.29%) AIX
15 11 (0.23%) Windows Phone
16 8 (0.16%) HPUX
16 8 (0.16%) Windows 10
17 7 (0.14%) Ubuntu
18 6 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1326 (27.22%) Agile Software Development
2 866 (17.78%) SOA
3 829 (17.02%) TOGAF
4 602 (12.36%) Business Intelligence
5 550 (11.29%) Presales
6 522 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
7 507 (10.41%) Analytics
8 471 (9.67%) E-Commerce
9 442 (9.07%) Data Modelling
10 440 (9.03%) Stakeholder Management
11 417 (8.56%) ETL
12 343 (7.04%) CRM
13 334 (6.86%) Data Management
14 310 (6.36%) Data Architecture
15 306 (6.28%) Mentoring
16 291 (5.97%) SDLC
17 287 (5.89%) Project Management
18 283 (5.81%) Technical Architecture
19 279 (5.73%) Migration
20 274 (5.62%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1202 (24.67%) Java
2 585 (12.01%) SQL
3 449 (9.22%) JavaScript
4 319 (6.55%) C#
5 247 (5.07%) Python
6 189 (3.88%) Ruby
7 137 (2.81%) C
8 122 (2.50%) PHP
9 120 (2.46%) Scala
10 96 (1.97%) C++
11 57 (1.17%) T-SQL
12 56 (1.15%) Perl
13 49 (1.01%) R
14 46 (0.94%) PowerShell
15 45 (0.92%) Shell Script
16 43 (0.88%) PL/SQL
17 38 (0.78%) Objective-C
18 33 (0.68%) Apex Code
19 28 (0.57%) Bash Shell
20 26 (0.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 635 (13.03%) Degree
2 260 (5.34%) Security Cleared
3 148 (3.04%) SC Cleared
4 108 (2.22%) CISSP
5 101 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
6 88 (1.81%) DV Cleared
7 77 (1.58%) CCNP
8 73 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 44 (0.90%) MCSE
10 41 (0.84%) CCIE
11 39 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 35 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
13 32 (0.66%) CESG Certified Professional
14 29 (0.60%) CCDP
14 29 (0.60%) ISEB
15 23 (0.47%) CCNA
15 23 (0.47%) CISM
15 23 (0.47%) JNCIS
16 20 (0.41%) CEH
17 17 (0.35%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (2.77%) Data Quality
2 134 (2.75%) QA
3 57 (1.17%) COBIT
4 54 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 46 (0.94%) PCI DSS
6 33 (0.68%) SLA
7 15 (0.31%) SEPA
8 14 (0.29%) JSP 440
9 11 (0.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 10 (0.21%) ISO 9001
10 10 (0.21%) ISO27002
11 9 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 5 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
13 4 (0.082%) EMIR
14 3 (0.062%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 3 (0.062%) Solvency II
15 2 (0.041%) DICOM
15 2 (0.041%) HL7
16 1 (0.021%) BS25999
16 1 (0.021%) TARGET2
System Software
1 256 (5.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 195 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 74 (1.52%) Hyper-V
4 60 (1.23%) Docker
5 38 (0.78%) vCloud
6 35 (0.72%) vSphere
7 34 (0.70%) HDFS
8 26 (0.53%) NFS
9 24 (0.49%) Xen
10 23 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
10 23 (0.47%) SRDF
11 22 (0.45%) iptables
12 19 (0.39%) Apache Flume
12 19 (0.39%) KVM
13 17 (0.35%) XenApp
14 15 (0.31%) XenDesktop
14 15 (0.31%) XenServer
15 12 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 12 (0.25%) Firmware
16 11 (0.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 170 (3.49%) Puppet
2 125 (2.57%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (0.86%) Ansible
4 41 (0.84%) SCCM
5 31 (0.64%) Hyperic
6 25 (0.51%) Nagios
7 16 (0.33%) Oozie
8 15 (0.31%) QRadar
9 14 (0.29%) SCOrch
9 14 (0.29%) ZABBIX
10 12 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
10 12 (0.25%) Oracle ZFS
10 12 (0.25%) XenMobile
11 11 (0.23%) Salt
12 10 (0.21%) HP Data Protector
12 10 (0.21%) SCOM
13 9 (0.18%) Tivoli
14 8 (0.16%) Ganglia
14 8 (0.16%) logstash
14 8 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 941 (19.31%) Oracle
2 693 (14.22%) Microsoft
3 332 (6.81%) VMware
4 331 (6.79%) SAP
5 249 (5.11%) Cisco
6 246 (5.05%) IBM
7 218 (4.47%) Salesforce.com
8 149 (3.06%) Citrix
9 136 (2.79%) hybris
10 109 (2.24%) Informatica
11 104 (2.13%) HP
12 100 (2.05%) TIBCO
13 98 (2.01%) NetApp
14 90 (1.85%) Red Hat
15 82 (1.68%) webMethods
16 81 (1.66%) Tableau
17 79 (1.62%) ATG
18 74 (1.52%) EMC
19 72 (1.48%) Juniper
20 71 (1.46%) F5
London
GL Global
Salary: stock
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + 12.5% bonus along with a benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + healthcare + pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - 95,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Spectromax Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Spectromax Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Cititec
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Third Republic Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Flexibenefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus, Benefits & Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Pension, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus & Car
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: D.O.E
Posted: Yesterday
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £70000 - £85000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £64000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Very competitive salary & bens package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Very competitive salary & bens package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Very competitive salary & bens package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £60 - £62000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago