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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 38 45 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 2668 2707 2461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.97% 5.50% 5.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.38% 5.86% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2221 2167 2013
Average salary £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £92,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +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
41807 46178 42162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.54% 93.82% 93.84%
Number of salaries quoted 35269 38303 35650
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +4 629 £75,000 +3.44% 95
Canary Wharf -5 17 £75,000 -3.84%
Docklands, London -2 16 £69,500 -6.08%
Uxbridge +11 14 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Bromley +21 6 £43,500 -35.55%
Harrow -11 6 £72,500 +31.81%
Ealing -8 5 £59,000 -9.23% 1
Hayes +1 4 £57,500 -32.74% 2
Feltham -3 3 £55,000 -26.66%
Romford - 3 £80,000 - 2
Hounslow +6 2 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +4 2 £62,500 +4.16%
Brentford -7 2 £68,750 +5.76%
Wimbledon -9 2 £65,000 -10.34%
Beckenham - 2 £50,000 -
Paddington - 2 £90,000 -
Croydon +2 1 £50,000 -28.57%
Greenwich - 1 £85,000 - 1
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 1542 (28.22%) Finance
2 1224 (22.40%) Oracle
3 1217 (22.27%) Java
4 1123 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
5 961 (17.58%) TOGAF
6 823 (15.06%) SOA
7 807 (14.77%) Microsoft
8 750 (13.72%) SQL
9 741 (13.56%) Banking
10 677 (12.39%) .NET
11 641 (11.73%) Business Intelligence
11 641 (11.73%) Enterprise Architecture
12 620 (11.34%) Windows
13 611 (11.18%) Degree
14 605 (11.07%) Retail
15 558 (10.21%) SQL Server
16 552 (10.10%) Web Services
17 520 (9.52%) Linux
18 515 (9.42%) Data Warehouse
19 512 (9.37%) Middleware
20 493 (9.02%) Big Data
21 477 (8.73%) IBM
22 473 (8.66%) Data Modelling
23 448 (8.20%) E-Commerce
23 448 (8.20%) ETL
24 440 (8.05%) VMware
25 423 (7.74%) SAP
26 422 (7.72%) Cisco
27 419 (7.67%) Project Management
28 413 (7.56%) JavaScript

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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
1 340 (6.22%) WebSphere
2 274 (5.01%) SharePoint
3 207 (3.79%) Apache
4 173 (3.17%) Tomcat
5 148 (2.71%) IIS
6 127 (2.32%) WebLogic
7 120 (2.20%) CMS
8 111 (2.03%) Oracle Coherence
9 110 (2.01%) JBoss
10 93 (1.70%) MS Exchange
11 83 (1.52%) SAS
11 83 (1.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 79 (1.45%) Lync
13 70 (1.28%) Apache Pig
14 67 (1.23%) OpenStack
15 64 (1.17%) Mule
15 64 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
16 62 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
17 52 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
17 52 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 330 (6.04%) MS Excel
2 76 (1.39%) MS Office
3 51 (0.93%) MS Visio
4 49 (0.90%) PowerPivot
5 31 (0.57%) SPSS
6 19 (0.35%) InfoPath
7 12 (0.22%) Photoshop
8 10 (0.18%) MS Project
8 10 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
9 9 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
10 8 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
11 4 (0.073%) FastStats
12 1 (0.018%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.018%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.018%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 94 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
2 82 (1.50%) Oracle BPM
3 62 (1.13%) RMDS
4 48 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
4 48 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
4 48 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
5 36 (0.66%) SAP FI/CO
5 36 (0.66%) SAP CO
5 36 (0.66%) SAP FI
6 28 (0.51%) Oracle Retail
7 26 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 24 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
9 21 (0.38%) Magento
10 18 (0.33%) SAP ERP
10 18 (0.33%) Markit EDM
11 17 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
12 16 (0.29%) Fredhopper
13 13 (0.24%) thinkFolio
13 13 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
14 12 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 285 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
2 253 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 233 (4.26%) SaaS
4 150 (2.74%) Office 365
5 132 (2.42%) IaaS
6 105 (1.92%) PaaS
7 104 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
8 35 (0.64%) Force.com
9 29 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
10 20 (0.37%) OpenShift
11 16 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
12 15 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
13 14 (0.26%) Terremark
13 14 (0.26%) SoftLayer
13 14 (0.26%) Amazon S3
13 14 (0.26%) Google Apps
14 11 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
14 11 (0.20%) CloudFront
15 10 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
16 9 (0.16%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 307 (5.62%) SAN
2 252 (4.61%) WAN
3 241 (4.41%) Firewall
4 229 (4.19%) LAN
5 159 (2.91%) HTTP
6 151 (2.76%) NAS
7 140 (2.56%) Internet
8 136 (2.49%) Fibre Channel
9 121 (2.21%) Multicast
10 117 (2.14%) FCoE
11 98 (1.79%) Wireless
12 90 (1.65%) DNS
13 82 (1.50%) Network Security
14 66 (1.21%) Cisco Nexus
14 66 (1.21%) VPN
15 57 (1.04%) TCP/IP
16 52 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
17 46 (0.84%) iSCSI
18 45 (0.82%) MPLS
19 43 (0.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 558 (10.21%) SQL Server
2 515 (9.42%) Data Warehouse
3 493 (9.02%) Big Data
4 330 (6.04%) Hadoop
5 260 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 220 (4.03%) NoSQL
7 203 (3.71%) DB2
8 194 (3.55%) MySQL
9 167 (3.06%) Oracle Database
10 160 (2.93%) RDBMS
11 154 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 136 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 129 (2.36%) MongoDB
14 118 (2.16%) Oracle ODI
15 116 (2.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 114 (2.09%) HBase
17 96 (1.76%) QlikView
18 90 (1.65%) Apache Hive
19 89 (1.63%) Oracle Exadata
20 88 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 78 (1.43%) Git (software)
2 65 (1.19%) Talend Open Studio
3 63 (1.15%) Jenkins
3 63 (1.15%) Subversion
4 58 (1.06%) Maven
5 49 (0.90%) ERwin
6 46 (0.84%) Eclipse
7 43 (0.79%) JIRA
8 42 (0.77%) Visual Studio
9 40 (0.73%) Ant
10 39 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
11 38 (0.70%) Toad
12 23 (0.42%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 20 (0.37%) Karma Test Runner
14 19 (0.35%) Hudson
15 17 (0.31%) PowerDesigner
15 17 (0.31%) ReSharper
16 16 (0.29%) Selenium
16 16 (0.29%) JUnit
16 16 (0.29%) ClearCase
General
1 1542 (28.22%) Finance
2 741 (13.56%) Banking
3 605 (11.07%) Retail
4 305 (5.58%) Telecoms
5 243 (4.45%) Marketing
6 161 (2.95%) Investment Banking
7 124 (2.27%) Manufacturing
8 119 (2.18%) Legal
9 108 (1.98%) Law
10 93 (1.70%) Games
11 79 (1.45%) Back Office
12 53 (0.97%) Publishing
13 49 (0.90%) Financial Institution
14 46 (0.84%) Billing
15 39 (0.71%) Retail Banking
16 33 (0.60%) Front Office
16 33 (0.60%) Electronics
17 30 (0.55%) General Ledger
18 29 (0.53%) Advertising
19 22 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 677 (12.39%) .NET
2 552 (10.10%) Web Services
3 512 (9.37%) Middleware
4 408 (7.47%) HTML
5 371 (6.79%) XML
6 329 (6.02%) J2EE
7 254 (4.65%) Oracle Fusion
8 226 (4.14%) Spring
9 210 (3.84%) ASP.NET
10 209 (3.82%) CSS
11 189 (3.46%) REST
12 141 (2.58%) HTML5
13 137 (2.51%) SOAP
14 132 (2.42%) RESTful
15 128 (2.34%) XSLT
16 127 (2.32%) WCF
17 105 (1.92%) Java EE
18 102 (1.87%) Hibernate
19 96 (1.76%) .NET Framework
19 96 (1.76%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 370 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
2 284 (5.20%) Open Source
3 263 (4.81%) Computer Science
4 216 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
5 213 (3.90%) Data Integration
6 201 (3.68%) Management Information System
7 120 (2.20%) Mainframe
8 119 (2.18%) User Experience
9 98 (1.79%) Mobile App
10 92 (1.68%) Clustering
11 81 (1.48%) Visualisation
12 80 (1.46%) Client/Server
13 72 (1.32%) N-Tier
14 65 (1.19%) Replication
15 62 (1.13%) Mathematics
16 59 (1.08%) Data Structures
17 53 (0.97%) Private Cloud
18 50 (0.91%) Digital Media
19 48 (0.88%) Life Science
20 47 (0.86%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 620 (11.34%) Windows
2 520 (9.52%) Linux
3 227 (4.15%) UNIX
4 188 (3.44%) Solaris
5 75 (1.37%) Android
6 68 (1.24%) Apple iOS
7 58 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 46 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 37 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 36 (0.66%) AIX
11 33 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
12 31 (0.57%) Windows XP
13 26 (0.48%) Windows 7
14 22 (0.40%) HPUX
15 19 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
15 19 (0.35%) CentOS
16 9 (0.16%) zOS
16 9 (0.16%) Windows Vista
17 8 (0.15%) CoreOS
18 7 (0.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1123 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
2 961 (17.58%) TOGAF
3 823 (15.06%) SOA
4 641 (11.73%) Business Intelligence
4 641 (11.73%) Enterprise Architecture
5 473 (8.66%) Data Modelling
6 448 (8.20%) ETL
6 448 (8.20%) E-Commerce
7 419 (7.67%) Project Management
8 399 (7.30%) Zachman Framework
9 383 (7.01%) Analytics
10 372 (6.81%) Technical Architecture
11 356 (6.51%) Stakeholder Management
12 355 (6.50%) Migration
13 354 (6.48%) Scrum
14 334 (6.11%) Mentoring
15 327 (5.98%) CRM
16 314 (5.75%) UML
17 281 (5.14%) Data Management
18 269 (4.92%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1217 (22.27%) Java
2 750 (13.72%) SQL
3 413 (7.56%) JavaScript
4 404 (7.39%) C#
5 140 (2.56%) PHP
6 139 (2.54%) Python
7 110 (2.01%) C++
8 109 (1.99%) C
9 90 (1.65%) Ruby
10 73 (1.34%) R
11 56 (1.02%) T-SQL
12 54 (0.99%) Scala
13 49 (0.90%) PowerShell
14 48 (0.88%) Apex Code
14 48 (0.88%) Perl
15 41 (0.75%) Bash Shell
16 30 (0.55%) PL/SQL
17 22 (0.40%) VB.NET
17 22 (0.40%) XPath
18 18 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 611 (11.18%) Degree
2 200 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 135 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
4 116 (2.12%) SC Cleared
5 88 (1.61%) CISSP
6 69 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 63 (1.15%) CCNP
8 57 (1.04%) DV Cleared
9 53 (0.97%) CCNA
10 51 (0.93%) CCIE
11 44 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 43 (0.79%) CISM
13 42 (0.77%) MCSE
14 22 (0.40%) SAP Certification
15 21 (0.38%) CCDP
16 19 (0.35%) MCITP
17 18 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
18 16 (0.29%) PMI Certification
19 15 (0.27%) HND
20 14 (0.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 194 (3.55%) QA
2 80 (1.46%) Data Quality
3 52 (0.95%) SLA
4 48 (0.88%) COBIT
5 43 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 29 (0.53%) PCI DSS
7 24 (0.44%) Solvency II
8 10 (0.18%) JSP 440
9 9 (0.16%) ISO 9001
10 8 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 8 (0.15%) EMIR
11 6 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
11 6 (0.11%) HL7
12 5 (0.091%) Basel II
13 2 (0.037%) BS15000
13 2 (0.037%) ISO 8583
13 2 (0.037%) IAS 39
13 2 (0.037%) WAI
13 2 (0.037%) HIPAA
14 1 (0.018%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 351 (6.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 288 (5.27%) Active Directory
3 142 (2.60%) Hyper-V
4 125 (2.29%) NFS
5 117 (2.14%) SRDF
6 82 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
7 67 (1.23%) vSphere
8 53 (0.97%) KVM
9 43 (0.79%) XenApp
10 41 (0.75%) Xen
11 25 (0.46%) XenDesktop
12 24 (0.44%) Apache Flume
13 23 (0.42%) VMware ESX
14 20 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
15 19 (0.35%) HDFS
16 17 (0.31%) vCloud
17 16 (0.29%) XenServer
18 14 (0.26%) Docker
19 11 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
20 9 (0.16%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 115 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
2 79 (1.45%) Puppet
3 53 (0.97%) Tivoli
4 46 (0.84%) SCOM
5 44 (0.81%) SCCM
6 34 (0.62%) Nagios
7 20 (0.37%) Salt
8 19 (0.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 19 (0.35%) TeamSite
8 19 (0.35%) ZABBIX
9 18 (0.33%) Ansible
10 17 (0.31%) Ganglia
11 16 (0.29%) CiscoWorks
12 15 (0.27%) Graphite
13 11 (0.20%) WebSphere Cast Iron
13 11 (0.20%) SCOrch
13 11 (0.20%) Oozie
13 11 (0.20%) OpenView
14 10 (0.18%) Data Guard
15 9 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1224 (22.40%) Oracle
2 807 (14.77%) Microsoft
3 477 (8.73%) IBM
4 440 (8.05%) VMware
5 423 (7.74%) SAP
6 422 (7.72%) Cisco
7 226 (4.14%) NetApp
8 216 (3.95%) EMC
9 205 (3.75%) Salesforce.com
10 188 (3.44%) TIBCO
11 161 (2.95%) HP
12 152 (2.78%) Informatica
13 147 (2.69%) Cognos
14 143 (2.62%) Citrix
15 129 (2.36%) hybris
16 121 (2.21%) Intel
17 97 (1.77%) Business Objects
18 94 (1.72%) Pega
18 94 (1.72%) ATG
19 87 (1.59%) Tableau
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 1 hour ago
East London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum +20% bonus + pension + healthcare et
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + 30% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + 30% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 28k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum Excellent salary variable and benef
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum EXcellent salary + variable + excel
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £85k plus Car Allowance, Health care and pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + health, bonus, pension, shares
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + car, pension, benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + car, pension, benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + car, pension, benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago