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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 38 47 43
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 2576 2627 2489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.82% 5.46% 5.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.24% 5.84% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2139 2130 1996
Average salary £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,500 £95,000 £92,500
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
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +2 621 £75,000 +3.44% 75
Docklands, London -13 16 £80,000 +10.34% 1
Canary Wharf +7 12 £79,500 +9.65%
Harrow 0 10 £73,750 +13.46%
Brentford +10 8 £75,000 +15.38% 1
Chiswick +5 8 £65,000 -
Uxbridge +8 6 £80,000 +60.00% 2
Ealing -20 6 £82,750 +22.59%
Wimbledon -1 4 £70,000 -9.67%
Paddington +5 3 - -
Bromley +6 2 £50,000 -33.33%
Hayes -3 2 £67,500 -21.05% 1
Hammersmith +6 1 - -
Croydon -2 1 £65,000 +8.33%
Kingston Upon Thames -11 1 £57,500 -4.16% 1
Wembley - 1 £75,000 -
West Drayton - 1 £55,000 -
Greenwich - 1 £85,000 -
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1575 (29.62%) Finance
2 1320 (24.82%) Oracle
3 1226 (23.05%) Agile Software Development
4 1147 (21.57%) Java
5 976 (18.35%) TOGAF
6 872 (16.40%) SOA
7 785 (14.76%) Microsoft
8 705 (13.26%) Banking
9 688 (12.94%) Retail
10 670 (12.60%) Business Intelligence
11 662 (12.45%) .NET
12 656 (12.34%) Degree
13 646 (12.15%) SQL
14 640 (12.03%) SQL Server
15 616 (11.58%) Enterprise Architecture
16 567 (10.66%) Data Warehouse
17 523 (9.83%) Web Services
18 520 (9.78%) Middleware
19 519 (9.76%) Windows
20 474 (8.91%) Big Data
21 469 (8.82%) E-Commerce
22 464 (8.73%) ETL
23 449 (8.44%) Linux
24 440 (8.27%) Zachman Framework
25 436 (8.20%) Analytics
26 431 (8.10%) HTML
27 430 (8.09%) C#
28 427 (8.03%) Data Modelling
29 414 (7.78%) IBM
30 410 (7.71%) JavaScript

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 328 (6.17%) WebSphere
2 231 (4.34%) SharePoint
3 225 (4.23%) Apache
4 185 (3.48%) IIS
5 151 (2.84%) Tomcat
6 131 (2.46%) Oracle Coherence
7 110 (2.07%) CMS
8 107 (2.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 105 (1.97%) SAS
10 87 (1.64%) JBoss
11 86 (1.62%) Node.js
12 84 (1.58%) WebLogic
13 83 (1.56%) Apache Pig
14 78 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
15 77 (1.45%) MS Exchange
16 68 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
17 63 (1.18%) Apache Solr
18 61 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 54 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 53 (1.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 361 (6.79%) MS Excel
2 61 (1.15%) MS Visio
3 56 (1.05%) MS Office
4 50 (0.94%) PowerPivot
5 46 (0.86%) SPSS
6 13 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
7 12 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
8 10 (0.19%) InfoPath
9 6 (0.11%) MS Project
10 5 (0.094%) FastStats
11 1 (0.019%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.019%) Mathematica
11 1 (0.019%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 128 (2.41%) Oracle EBS
2 76 (1.43%) RMDS
3 64 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
4 50 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
5 45 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
6 38 (0.71%) Magento
7 30 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
8 27 (0.51%) Markit EDM
9 23 (0.43%) Oracle Retail
9 23 (0.43%) SAP ERP
9 23 (0.43%) thinkFolio
10 21 (0.39%) Eagle PACE
10 21 (0.39%) Dynamics GP
10 21 (0.39%) Beauchamp
10 21 (0.39%) PORTIA
10 21 (0.39%) MultiFonds
10 21 (0.39%) Front Arena
10 21 (0.39%) LatentZero
10 21 (0.39%) HiInvest
10 21 (0.39%) HiPerformance
Cloud Services
1 310 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
2 282 (5.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 195 (3.67%) SaaS
4 112 (2.11%) Office 365
5 107 (2.01%) IaaS
6 99 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
7 95 (1.79%) PaaS
8 64 (1.20%) Force.com
9 35 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
10 32 (0.60%) Amazon EMR
11 17 (0.32%) GitHub
12 15 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
13 10 (0.19%) Sumo Logic
13 10 (0.19%) Google Apps
13 10 (0.19%) Amazon S3
14 9 (0.17%) SoftLayer
14 9 (0.17%) Terremark
15 8 (0.15%) Mimecast
16 7 (0.13%) iPaaS
16 7 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 284 (5.34%) SAN
2 247 (4.64%) WAN
3 229 (4.31%) LAN
4 223 (4.19%) Firewall
5 191 (3.59%) HTTP
6 171 (3.22%) NAS
7 141 (2.65%) Fibre Channel
8 136 (2.56%) FCoE
9 135 (2.54%) Multicast
10 108 (2.03%) Internet
11 72 (1.35%) DNS
12 70 (1.32%) Wireless
13 69 (1.30%) Network Security
14 68 (1.28%) VPN
15 65 (1.22%) iSCSI
16 60 (1.13%) TCP/IP
17 55 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
18 35 (0.66%) MPLS
19 34 (0.64%) FTP
20 33 (0.62%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 640 (12.03%) SQL Server
2 567 (10.66%) Data Warehouse
3 474 (8.91%) Big Data
4 370 (6.96%) Hadoop
5 266 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 233 (4.38%) Relational Database
7 190 (3.57%) Oracle Database
8 189 (3.55%) DB2
9 168 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 165 (3.10%) HBase
11 159 (2.99%) MongoDB
12 150 (2.82%) MySQL
13 149 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 147 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 132 (2.48%) RDBMS
16 129 (2.43%) Oracle Database 11g
17 125 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
17 125 (2.35%) Oracle ODI
18 108 (2.03%) Oracle Exadata
19 101 (1.90%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 96 (1.81%) Git (software)
2 84 (1.58%) Jenkins
3 78 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
4 68 (1.28%) Maven
5 67 (1.26%) Subversion
6 52 (0.98%) ERwin
7 46 (0.86%) JIRA
8 33 (0.62%) Axure RP
9 32 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
9 32 (0.60%) JUnit
10 28 (0.53%) Visual Studio
11 25 (0.47%) Toad
11 25 (0.47%) TeamCity
12 23 (0.43%) PowerDesigner
13 22 (0.41%) Hudson
14 19 (0.36%) Grunt
14 19 (0.36%) Selenium
15 17 (0.32%) Cucumber
15 17 (0.32%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 16 (0.30%) NUnit
General
1 1575 (29.62%) Finance
2 705 (13.26%) Banking
3 688 (12.94%) Retail
4 297 (5.58%) Telecoms
5 258 (4.85%) Marketing
6 130 (2.44%) Investment Banking
7 125 (2.35%) Legal
8 118 (2.22%) Law
9 103 (1.94%) Games
10 98 (1.84%) Manufacturing
11 94 (1.77%) Publishing
12 70 (1.32%) Back Office
13 53 (1.00%) Financial Institution
14 45 (0.85%) Front Office
15 44 (0.83%) Retail Banking
16 40 (0.75%) Billing
17 37 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
18 28 (0.53%) Advertising
19 26 (0.49%) Electronics
20 21 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 662 (12.45%) .NET
2 523 (9.83%) Web Services
3 520 (9.78%) Middleware
4 431 (8.10%) HTML
5 395 (7.43%) XML
6 272 (5.11%) Oracle Fusion
7 262 (4.93%) J2EE
8 211 (3.97%) ASP.NET
9 210 (3.95%) CSS
10 200 (3.76%) REST
11 174 (3.27%) Spring
12 148 (2.78%) HTML5
13 144 (2.71%) SOAP
14 136 (2.56%) RESTful
15 127 (2.39%) XSLT
16 107 (2.01%) ASP.NET MVC
17 98 (1.84%) Hibernate
18 94 (1.77%) .NET Framework
19 92 (1.73%) WCF
20 91 (1.71%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 366 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
2 299 (5.62%) Data Centre
3 293 (5.51%) Computer Science
4 242 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 230 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
6 222 (4.17%) Data Integration
7 157 (2.95%) User Experience
8 109 (2.05%) Mobile App
9 96 (1.81%) N-Tier
10 88 (1.65%) Mainframe
11 83 (1.56%) Data Structures
12 73 (1.37%) Visualisation
13 72 (1.35%) Clustering
14 70 (1.32%) Replication
15 64 (1.20%) Mathematics
16 60 (1.13%) Private Cloud
17 59 (1.11%) Algorithms
18 56 (1.05%) Client/Server
19 52 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
20 51 (0.96%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 519 (9.76%) Windows
2 449 (8.44%) Linux
3 186 (3.50%) Solaris
4 163 (3.07%) UNIX
5 67 (1.26%) Android
6 66 (1.24%) Apple iOS
7 47 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 36 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 31 (0.58%) AIX
10 26 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 21 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
12 19 (0.36%) Windows 7
12 19 (0.36%) Windows XP
13 15 (0.28%) HPUX
14 12 (0.23%) CentOS
14 12 (0.23%) Ubuntu
15 10 (0.19%) CoreOS
16 6 (0.11%) SUSE
16 6 (0.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1226 (23.05%) Agile Software Development
2 976 (18.35%) TOGAF
3 872 (16.40%) SOA
4 670 (12.60%) Business Intelligence
5 616 (11.58%) Enterprise Architecture
6 469 (8.82%) E-Commerce
7 464 (8.73%) ETL
8 440 (8.27%) Zachman Framework
9 436 (8.20%) Analytics
10 427 (8.03%) Data Modelling
11 401 (7.54%) Project Management
12 365 (6.86%) CRM
13 350 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
14 349 (6.56%) Technical Architecture
15 343 (6.45%) Data Architecture
16 329 (6.19%) Data Management
17 319 (6.00%) Scrum
18 318 (5.98%) Migration
19 310 (5.83%) Mentoring
20 308 (5.79%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1147 (21.57%) Java
2 646 (12.15%) SQL
3 430 (8.09%) C#
4 410 (7.71%) JavaScript
5 152 (2.86%) Python
6 145 (2.73%) C++
7 143 (2.69%) C
8 141 (2.65%) PHP
9 106 (1.99%) Ruby
9 106 (1.99%) Scala
10 88 (1.65%) R
11 58 (1.09%) Apex Code
12 57 (1.07%) Perl
13 56 (1.05%) T-SQL
14 44 (0.83%) Bash Shell
15 28 (0.53%) PowerShell
16 27 (0.51%) PL/SQL
17 23 (0.43%) Shell Script
17 23 (0.43%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 22 (0.41%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 656 (12.34%) Degree
2 181 (3.40%) Security Cleared
3 134 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
4 107 (2.01%) SC Cleared
5 92 (1.73%) CISSP
6 72 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 71 (1.34%) CCNP
8 49 (0.92%) CCIE
9 46 (0.86%) DV Cleared
10 44 (0.83%) MCSE
11 43 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 38 (0.71%) CISM
13 37 (0.70%) CCDP
14 36 (0.68%) CCNA
15 24 (0.45%) MCITP
16 17 (0.32%) HND
17 15 (0.28%) CCSP
17 15 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
18 14 (0.26%) JNCIS
18 14 (0.26%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 198 (3.72%) QA
2 94 (1.77%) Data Quality
3 69 (1.30%) COBIT
4 46 (0.86%) SLA
5 40 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 22 (0.41%) Solvency II
7 16 (0.30%) PCI DSS
8 11 (0.21%) JSP 440
9 10 (0.19%) EMIR
10 9 (0.17%) ISO 9001
10 9 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 6 (0.11%) MiFID
11 6 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
12 5 (0.094%) Basel II
13 4 (0.075%) HL7
14 2 (0.038%) WAI
14 2 (0.038%) ISO 8583
14 2 (0.038%) IAS 39
14 2 (0.038%) CRD IV
15 1 (0.019%) HIPAA
System Software
1 323 (6.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 232 (4.36%) Active Directory
3 139 (2.61%) Hyper-V
4 136 (2.56%) NFS
5 132 (2.48%) SRDF
6 92 (1.73%) Oracle RAC
7 62 (1.17%) Xen
8 57 (1.07%) KVM
9 42 (0.79%) vSphere
10 35 (0.66%) Apache Flume
11 30 (0.56%) XenApp
12 28 (0.53%) vCloud
13 27 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
14 21 (0.39%) VMware ESX
14 21 (0.39%) HDFS
15 19 (0.36%) Docker
16 17 (0.32%) XenServer
17 16 (0.30%) XenDesktop
18 10 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
18 10 (0.19%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 131 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
2 103 (1.94%) Puppet
3 47 (0.88%) Ansible
4 43 (0.81%) Nagios
5 30 (0.56%) Tivoli
6 29 (0.55%) SCOM
7 21 (0.39%) ZABBIX
8 20 (0.38%) Salt
9 19 (0.36%) OpenView
10 14 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 13 (0.24%) SCCM
12 12 (0.23%) Tivoli Monitoring
12 12 (0.23%) TeamSite
12 12 (0.23%) Hyperic
12 12 (0.23%) Vagrant
13 11 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
13 11 (0.21%) Ganglia
14 10 (0.19%) Kubernetes
14 10 (0.19%) WebSphere Cast Iron
15 9 (0.17%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1320 (24.82%) Oracle
2 785 (14.76%) Microsoft
3 414 (7.78%) IBM
4 408 (7.67%) VMware
5 399 (7.50%) Cisco
6 305 (5.74%) SAP
7 212 (3.99%) NetApp
8 192 (3.61%) Salesforce.com
9 185 (3.48%) Informatica
10 177 (3.33%) EMC
11 173 (3.25%) hybris
12 165 (3.10%) TIBCO
13 130 (2.44%) Intel
13 130 (2.44%) Citrix
14 128 (2.41%) Cognos
15 122 (2.29%) HP
16 108 (2.03%) Tableau
17 104 (1.96%) ATG
18 97 (1.82%) Teradata
19 85 (1.60%) Juniper
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Square One Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Salary or Stock options
Posted: Yesterday
Brentford, Middlesex
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £90000. per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum Benefits & Bonus on top
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40k - £70k + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50 000 - £85 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85 000 to £120 000 basic (+excellent package!!!)
Posted: Yesterday