The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 42 41 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 2804 2517 4138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.65% 5.54% 7.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.03% 5.90% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2216 2037 3448
Average salary £72,500 £72,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.69% -0.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46521 42684 52638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.74% 93.92% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38422 36027 45659
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Architect
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +7 720 £72,500 +3.57% 115
Harrow - 32 £55,000 - 1
Canary Wharf +13 27 £78,000 -22.00%
Docklands, London +3 16 £87,500 +17.44% 2
Hounslow -7 13 £65,000 - 2
Croydon -7 9 £60,000 -5.88% 2
Hammersmith +29 7 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Bromley -17 6 £70,000 -19.07% 4
Ealing - 6 £65,000 -
Hayes - 5 £85,500 - 5
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £60,000 - 1
Surbiton - 5 £57,500 -
Uxbridge +5 4 £51,250 -31.66%
Hackney - 4 - -
Brentford +10 3 £65,000 +36.84%
New Malden - 3 £70,000 -
Sidcup - 3 £56,000 - 1
Westminster - 2 £70,000 -
Twickenham - 2 - -
Wimbledon - 2 £72,500 -
Feltham +14 1 £75,000 -
Romford +4 1 - -
Enfield - 1 £60,000 - 1
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1629 (28.42%) Finance
2 1381 (24.10%) Java
3 1242 (21.67%) Oracle
4 828 (14.45%) SQL
5 819 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 791 (13.80%) SOA
7 769 (13.42%) Banking
8 723 (12.62%) TOGAF
9 701 (12.23%) .NET
10 675 (11.78%) SQL Server
11 671 (11.71%) Enterprise Architecture
12 616 (10.75%) Business Intelligence
13 596 (10.40%) E-Commerce
14 590 (10.29%) Degree
15 579 (10.10%) Retail
16 549 (9.58%) Windows
17 540 (9.42%) Linux
18 539 (9.40%) HTML
19 523 (9.13%) Data Modelling
20 520 (9.07%) Web Services
21 470 (8.20%) Middleware
22 464 (8.10%) Data Warehouse
23 459 (8.01%) C#
24 441 (7.69%) CRM
25 433 (7.56%) JavaScript
26 429 (7.49%) Technical Architecture
27 428 (7.47%) Stakeholder Management
28 416 (7.26%) Project Management
29 413 (7.21%) XML
30 412 (7.19%) Agile Software Development

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 330 (5.76%) WebSphere
2 269 (4.69%) SharePoint
3 177 (3.09%) CMS
4 168 (2.93%) WebLogic
5 148 (2.58%) Tomcat
6 135 (2.36%) Apache
7 132 (2.30%) MS Exchange
8 95 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
9 92 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
10 87 (1.52%) IIS
11 78 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
12 76 (1.33%) Adobe CQ
13 66 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 64 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
15 52 (0.91%) Oracle Service Bus
15 52 (0.91%) Node.js
16 49 (0.85%) Drupal
17 48 (0.84%) Lync
17 48 (0.84%) SAS
18 45 (0.79%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 363 (6.33%) MS Excel
2 77 (1.34%) MS Office
3 73 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 55 (0.96%) Photoshop
5 53 (0.92%) OmniGraffle
6 47 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
7 29 (0.51%) InfoPath
8 27 (0.47%) SPSS
9 22 (0.38%) Acrobat
10 14 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
11 11 (0.19%) InDesign
12 6 (0.10%) PowerPivot
13 5 (0.087%) FreeHand
13 5 (0.087%) Fireworks
14 4 (0.070%) Weka
14 4 (0.070%) MS Project
15 1 (0.017%) FastStats
15 1 (0.017%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 78 (1.36%) Oracle EBS
2 70 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
3 60 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
4 42 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
5 36 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
6 27 (0.47%) Oracle Retail
7 24 (0.42%) Oracle BRM
7 24 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
8 22 (0.38%) Google Analytics
8 22 (0.38%) Oracle CRM
9 19 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
9 19 (0.33%) Fredhopper
10 17 (0.30%) Magento
11 14 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
12 13 (0.23%) SAP ERP
13 12 (0.21%) SAP IS-U
14 11 (0.19%) SAP CRM
14 11 (0.19%) SAP Retail
14 11 (0.19%) AquaLogic BPM
15 10 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 147 (2.56%) SaaS
2 123 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
3 105 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
4 78 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 60 (1.05%) Office 365
6 51 (0.89%) IaaS
7 42 (0.73%) PaaS
8 25 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
9 22 (0.38%) Force.com
10 14 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
11 10 (0.17%) GitHub
12 5 (0.087%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.087%) Google App Engine
13 3 (0.052%) Amazon ELB
14 2 (0.035%) Heroku
15 1 (0.017%) SuccessFactors
15 1 (0.017%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 291 (5.08%) Internet
2 240 (4.19%) SAN
3 236 (4.12%) Firewall
4 171 (2.98%) WAN
5 142 (2.48%) LAN
6 114 (1.99%) NAS
7 111 (1.94%) TCP/IP
8 88 (1.54%) DNS
9 78 (1.36%) VPN
10 73 (1.27%) HTTP
11 65 (1.13%) Wireless
12 57 (0.99%) VoIP
13 53 (0.92%) Network Security
14 44 (0.77%) MPLS
15 43 (0.75%) Unified Communications
16 42 (0.73%) Cisco Nexus
16 42 (0.73%) LDAP
16 42 (0.73%) DHCP
17 39 (0.68%) Multicast
18 35 (0.61%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 675 (11.78%) SQL Server
2 464 (8.10%) Data Warehouse
3 320 (5.58%) Big Data
4 254 (4.43%) Oracle Database
5 236 (4.12%) Hadoop
6 234 (4.08%) Relational Database
7 207 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 198 (3.45%) NoSQL
9 177 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 174 (3.04%) MySQL
11 161 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 159 (2.77%) RDBMS
13 150 (2.62%) MongoDB
14 132 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
15 97 (1.69%) Oracle ODI
16 96 (1.68%) Oracle BI EE
17 93 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
17 93 (1.62%) Apache Hive
17 93 (1.62%) Oracle Exadata
18 92 (1.61%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 136 (2.37%) Git (software)
2 88 (1.54%) Maven
2 88 (1.54%) Visual Studio
3 86 (1.50%) Axure RP
4 84 (1.47%) Subversion
5 77 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 75 (1.31%) JUnit
7 60 (1.05%) Eclipse
8 44 (0.77%) Hudson
9 42 (0.73%) Selenium
10 41 (0.72%) Mockito
11 37 (0.65%) Rational Rose
12 36 (0.63%) Ant
13 29 (0.51%) Jenkins
13 29 (0.51%) TeamCity
13 29 (0.51%) Cucumber
14 27 (0.47%) Dreamweaver
15 26 (0.45%) ERwin
16 23 (0.40%) JIRA
17 22 (0.38%) Toad
General
1 1629 (28.42%) Finance
2 769 (13.42%) Banking
3 579 (10.10%) Retail
4 347 (6.05%) Telecoms
5 199 (3.47%) Marketing
6 196 (3.42%) Investment Banking
7 164 (2.86%) Legal
8 151 (2.63%) Publishing
9 133 (2.32%) Games
10 124 (2.16%) Advertising
11 111 (1.94%) Billing
12 87 (1.52%) Law
13 76 (1.33%) Front Office
14 54 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
15 50 (0.87%) Back Office
16 49 (0.85%) Manufacturing
16 49 (0.85%) French Language
17 48 (0.84%) German Language
18 46 (0.80%) Financial Institution
19 38 (0.66%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 701 (12.23%) .NET
2 539 (9.40%) HTML
3 520 (9.07%) Web Services
4 470 (8.20%) Middleware
5 413 (7.21%) XML
6 406 (7.08%) J2EE
7 380 (6.63%) CSS
8 345 (6.02%) Spring
9 253 (4.41%) ASP.NET
10 233 (4.07%) SOAP
11 221 (3.86%) REST
12 214 (3.73%) Java EE
13 185 (3.23%) HTML5
14 182 (3.18%) Oracle Fusion
15 177 (3.09%) Hibernate
16 155 (2.70%) jQuery
17 146 (2.55%) XSLT
18 106 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
19 104 (1.81%) WCF
19 104 (1.81%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 269 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
2 218 (3.80%) Computer Science
3 198 (3.45%) Open Source
4 179 (3.12%) Management Information System
5 156 (2.72%) Mobile App
6 106 (1.85%) Data Integration
7 93 (1.62%) Digital Media
8 85 (1.48%) Replication
9 80 (1.40%) Visualisation
10 75 (1.31%) Client/Server
10 75 (1.31%) Clustering
11 73 (1.27%) N-Tier
12 68 (1.19%) Mainframe
13 60 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
14 56 (0.98%) Mathematics
14 56 (0.98%) SWIFT
15 49 (0.85%) Social Media
16 42 (0.73%) Statistics
17 38 (0.66%) Mobile Banking
18 32 (0.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 549 (9.58%) Windows
2 540 (9.42%) Linux
3 359 (6.26%) UNIX
4 213 (3.72%) Android
5 184 (3.21%) Apple iOS
6 169 (2.95%) Solaris
7 73 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 53 (0.92%) AIX
9 51 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 48 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
11 44 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
12 35 (0.61%) Windows 7
13 33 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
14 20 (0.35%) Windows Phone
15 19 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
15 19 (0.33%) Windows 8
16 14 (0.24%) HPUX
17 13 (0.23%) CentOS
18 9 (0.16%) Ubuntu
19 4 (0.070%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 791 (13.80%) SOA
2 723 (12.62%) TOGAF
3 671 (11.71%) Enterprise Architecture
4 616 (10.75%) Business Intelligence
5 596 (10.40%) E-Commerce
6 523 (9.13%) Data Modelling
7 441 (7.69%) CRM
8 429 (7.49%) Technical Architecture
9 428 (7.47%) Stakeholder Management
10 416 (7.26%) Project Management
11 412 (7.19%) Agile Software Development
12 411 (7.17%) ETL
13 393 (6.86%) Analytics
14 344 (6.00%) Scrum
15 331 (5.78%) Data Architecture
16 330 (5.76%) OO
17 322 (5.62%) Migration
18 309 (5.39%) ITIL
19 306 (5.34%) Zachman Framework
20 296 (5.16%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1381 (24.10%) Java
2 828 (14.45%) SQL
3 459 (8.01%) C#
4 433 (7.56%) JavaScript
5 166 (2.90%) PHP
6 120 (2.09%) T-SQL
7 115 (2.01%) Ruby
8 114 (1.99%) Python
9 108 (1.88%) Perl
10 101 (1.76%) PL/SQL
11 94 (1.64%) C++
12 82 (1.43%) C
13 73 (1.27%) Objective-C
14 63 (1.10%) PowerShell
15 56 (0.98%) R
16 46 (0.80%) XQuery
17 34 (0.59%) Shell Script
18 31 (0.54%) Scala
19 25 (0.44%) Bash Shell
20 24 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 590 (10.29%) Degree
2 147 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 138 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 131 (2.29%) CISSP
5 126 (2.20%) Security Cleared
6 86 (1.50%) MCSE
7 82 (1.43%) SC Cleared
8 69 (1.20%) CCNP
9 60 (1.05%) CCIE
10 56 (0.98%) MCITP
10 56 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 53 (0.92%) CCNA
12 47 (0.82%) CCDP
13 43 (0.75%) CISM
14 39 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
15 35 (0.61%) PMI Certification
16 27 (0.47%) CEH
17 22 (0.38%) DV Cleared
18 21 (0.37%) VCP5
19 20 (0.35%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 276 (4.82%) QA
2 87 (1.52%) Data Quality
3 58 (1.01%) COBIT
4 43 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 43 (0.75%) SLA
5 22 (0.38%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 12 (0.21%) Basel III
8 11 (0.19%) MiFID
8 11 (0.19%) EMIR
8 11 (0.19%) COREP
9 9 (0.16%) CRD IV
10 8 (0.14%) ISO 9000
11 7 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
12 6 (0.10%) Solvency II
12 6 (0.10%) ISO 8583
13 5 (0.087%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 5 (0.087%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 5 (0.087%) Basel II
14 4 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 273 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 241 (4.21%) Active Directory
3 83 (1.45%) Hyper-V
4 71 (1.24%) XenApp
5 56 (0.98%) XenDesktop
6 53 (0.92%) vSphere
7 38 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
8 31 (0.54%) VMware ESX
9 30 (0.52%) XenServer
10 28 (0.49%) SRDF
11 25 (0.44%) NFS
12 21 (0.37%) Terminal Services
12 21 (0.37%) Apache Flume
13 20 (0.35%) vCloud
14 19 (0.33%) Xen
14 19 (0.33%) KVM
14 19 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
15 15 (0.26%) IAG
16 13 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
17 10 (0.17%) Squid
Systems Management
1 76 (1.33%) Puppet
2 74 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
3 52 (0.91%) SCCM
4 30 (0.52%) SCOM
5 22 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 21 (0.37%) ZABBIX
7 17 (0.30%) Tivoli
7 17 (0.30%) Nagios
8 15 (0.26%) OpenSSO
9 11 (0.19%) NetBackup
10 10 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
11 8 (0.14%) Oracle EDQ
11 8 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 6 (0.10%) Cisco CUCM
12 6 (0.10%) OpenAM
12 6 (0.10%) SCOrch
12 6 (0.10%) SCSM
12 6 (0.10%) CA SiteMinder
13 5 (0.087%) TIBCO Hawk
13 5 (0.087%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 1242 (21.67%) Oracle
2 819 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 390 (6.81%) VMware
4 373 (6.51%) IBM
5 346 (6.04%) Cisco
6 326 (5.69%) SAP
7 178 (3.11%) Citrix
8 168 (2.93%) EMC
9 152 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
10 146 (2.55%) TIBCO
11 124 (2.16%) HP
12 122 (2.13%) Informatica
13 106 (1.85%) hybris
14 103 (1.80%) Adobe
15 94 (1.64%) Business Objects
16 93 (1.62%) Juniper
17 84 (1.47%) JBoss
18 82 (1.43%) Siebel
19 79 (1.38%) ATG
20 77 (1.34%) NetApp
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £68000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Car.
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Car.
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus.
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Car.
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 20% BONUS 26 DAYS HOLIDAY!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65k - 70k per year + Bonus + Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £75,000 to £99,000 per annum + bonus + Pension + Health etc
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum plus car and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus car and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago