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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 45 41 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 2625 2504 3414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.46% 5.65% 6.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.85% 6.05% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2122 1999 2830
Average salary £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
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 £62,500 £61,500 £61,810
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -0.50%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44902 41422 48468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.32% 93.47% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37717 34598 42154
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(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 +5 709 £72,500 +3.57% 100
Docklands, London +17 38 £72,500 +11.53%
Harrow +5 15 £65,000 -3.70%
Bromley -4 15 £75,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 15 £60,000 -
Canary Wharf +2 10 £72,500 -20.54%
Hounslow -18 7 £77,500 -
Hayes - 7 £85,500 - 1
Croydon -5 6 £55,000 +14.58%
Brentford -12 6 £65,000 -
Surbiton 0 5 £62,500 +38.88% 1
Westminster - 5 £67,500 -
Chiswick -7 3 - -
Ealing +1 2 £67,500 +12.50%
Southwark -11 2 £52,500 -27.58%
Sidcup -12 2 £62,625 -9.07%
Wimbledon - 2 £77,500 -
Paddington 0 1 - -
Hammersmith -6 1 £60,000 +17.07%
Upminster - 1 £60,000 - 1
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1405 (26.33%) Finance
2 1156 (21.66%) Java
3 1101 (20.63%) Oracle
4 891 (16.69%) SQL
5 832 (15.59%) Microsoft
6 753 (14.11%) Business Intelligence
7 714 (13.38%) SQL Server
8 710 (13.30%) TOGAF
9 686 (12.85%) SOA
10 681 (12.76%) Banking
11 659 (12.35%) .NET
12 649 (12.16%) Enterprise Architecture
13 584 (10.94%) Degree
14 574 (10.76%) Windows
15 569 (10.66%) Data Modelling
16 553 (10.36%) Data Warehouse
17 552 (10.34%) Linux
18 532 (9.97%) Retail
19 531 (9.95%) E-Commerce
20 490 (9.18%) HTML
21 460 (8.62%) Web Services
22 427 (8.00%) ETL
23 406 (7.61%) JavaScript
24 401 (7.51%) XML
25 398 (7.46%) Big Data
26 393 (7.36%) Analytics
27 388 (7.27%) Project Management
28 377 (7.06%) Agile Software Development
29 375 (7.03%) CRM
30 362 (6.78%) Technical Architecture

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 304 (5.70%) SharePoint
2 229 (4.29%) WebSphere
3 158 (2.96%) CMS
4 124 (2.32%) MS Exchange
5 120 (2.25%) Apache
6 117 (2.19%) Tomcat
7 110 (2.06%) SharePoint 2013
7 110 (2.06%) WebLogic
8 101 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
9 87 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
10 81 (1.52%) IIS
11 71 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
12 65 (1.22%) SAS
13 63 (1.18%) Lync
14 59 (1.11%) Adobe CQ
15 58 (1.09%) Oracle Coherence
16 51 (0.96%) Node.js
16 51 (0.96%) Drupal
17 45 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
18 44 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 322 (6.03%) MS Excel
2 52 (0.97%) MS Office
3 38 (0.71%) Photoshop
4 33 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 30 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
5 30 (0.56%) PowerPivot
6 21 (0.39%) OmniGraffle
6 21 (0.39%) InfoPath
6 21 (0.39%) SPSS
7 13 (0.24%) InDesign
8 9 (0.17%) Acrobat
9 6 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (0.037%) MS Project
11 1 (0.019%) FastStats
11 1 (0.019%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.019%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 146 (2.74%) Oracle EBS
2 89 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 62 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 46 (0.86%) Oracle ERP
5 38 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
6 30 (0.56%) Oracle Retail
7 28 (0.52%) Magento
8 27 (0.51%) Fredhopper
9 22 (0.41%) Cognos TM1
10 20 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
11 19 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
12 18 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
13 16 (0.30%) RMDS
14 14 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
14 14 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 14 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
14 14 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 14 (0.26%) Google Analytics
15 13 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
15 13 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 185 (3.47%) SaaS
2 115 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
3 110 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
4 90 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 68 (1.27%) Office 365
6 56 (1.05%) PaaS
7 50 (0.94%) IaaS
8 39 (0.73%) Force.com
9 24 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
10 15 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
11 14 (0.26%) Amazon S3
12 10 (0.19%) ElastiCache
13 4 (0.075%) Rackspace Cloud
14 3 (0.056%) GitHub
14 3 (0.056%) Taleo
15 2 (0.037%) Google App Engine
15 2 (0.037%) Amazon ELB
16 1 (0.019%) Route 53
16 1 (0.019%) SuccessFactors
16 1 (0.019%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 261 (4.89%) SAN
2 195 (3.65%) Firewall
3 191 (3.58%) Internet
4 189 (3.54%) LAN
5 187 (3.50%) WAN
6 114 (2.14%) TCP/IP
7 108 (2.02%) DNS
8 107 (2.00%) NAS
9 96 (1.80%) VPN
10 93 (1.74%) HTTP
11 61 (1.14%) Multicast
12 59 (1.11%) Fibre Channel
13 52 (0.97%) MPLS
14 49 (0.92%) Wireless
15 47 (0.88%) VoIP
16 46 (0.86%) FCoE
17 43 (0.81%) OSPF
18 39 (0.73%) VLAN
19 38 (0.71%) BGP
20 36 (0.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 714 (13.38%) SQL Server
2 553 (10.36%) Data Warehouse
3 398 (7.46%) Big Data
4 280 (5.25%) Hadoop
5 263 (4.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 254 (4.76%) Oracle Database
7 223 (4.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 219 (4.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 210 (3.93%) NoSQL
10 186 (3.49%) MySQL
11 180 (3.37%) MongoDB
12 171 (3.20%) Relational Database
13 129 (2.42%) Apache Hive
14 124 (2.32%) Oracle Database 11g
15 111 (2.08%) Oracle Exadata
16 110 (2.06%) HBase
16 110 (2.06%) Oracle ODI
17 109 (2.04%) Oracle BI EE
18 103 (1.93%) QlikView
19 98 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 120 (2.25%) Git (software)
2 65 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 62 (1.16%) Subversion
4 59 (1.11%) Visual Studio
5 50 (0.94%) Maven
6 49 (0.92%) Eclipse
6 49 (0.92%) JUnit
7 43 (0.81%) Axure RP
7 43 (0.81%) Selenium
8 38 (0.71%) Jenkins
9 34 (0.64%) Talend Open Studio
10 30 (0.56%) JIRA
11 29 (0.54%) Mockito
12 24 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
13 22 (0.41%) ERwin
13 22 (0.41%) Ant
14 20 (0.37%) Toad
14 20 (0.37%) Rational Rose
15 19 (0.36%) Mercurial
16 18 (0.34%) Log4j
General
1 1405 (26.33%) Finance
2 681 (12.76%) Banking
3 532 (9.97%) Retail
4 255 (4.78%) Telecoms
5 247 (4.63%) Marketing
6 200 (3.75%) Investment Banking
7 154 (2.89%) Legal
8 122 (2.29%) Publishing
9 115 (2.15%) Advertising
10 110 (2.06%) Games
11 98 (1.84%) Back Office
12 92 (1.72%) Law
13 59 (1.11%) Manufacturing
14 53 (0.99%) Front Office
15 48 (0.90%) Billing
16 47 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
17 44 (0.82%) Financial Institution
18 40 (0.75%) French Language
19 30 (0.56%) German Language
20 29 (0.54%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 659 (12.35%) .NET
2 490 (9.18%) HTML
3 460 (8.62%) Web Services
4 401 (7.51%) XML
5 338 (6.33%) CSS
6 318 (5.96%) J2EE
7 314 (5.88%) Middleware
8 249 (4.67%) Spring
9 244 (4.57%) SOAP
10 207 (3.88%) ASP.NET
11 191 (3.58%) REST
12 171 (3.20%) jQuery
13 170 (3.19%) HTML5
14 165 (3.09%) Java EE
15 157 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
16 144 (2.70%) Hibernate
17 120 (2.25%) XSLT
18 111 (2.08%) MapReduce
19 105 (1.97%) LAMP
20 98 (1.84%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 238 (4.46%) Computer Science
2 221 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
2 221 (4.14%) Management Information System
3 181 (3.39%) Open Source
4 132 (2.47%) Data Integration
5 127 (2.38%) Visualisation
6 120 (2.25%) Digital Media
7 99 (1.85%) Replication
8 81 (1.52%) Enterprise Storage
9 73 (1.37%) Client/Server
10 72 (1.35%) Mainframe
11 67 (1.26%) Mobile App
11 67 (1.26%) Mathematics
12 66 (1.24%) Clustering
13 55 (1.03%) N-Tier
14 45 (0.84%) Statistics
15 44 (0.82%) Social Media
16 34 (0.64%) Blackberry
16 34 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 34 (0.64%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 574 (10.76%) Windows
2 552 (10.34%) Linux
3 254 (4.76%) UNIX
4 185 (3.47%) Android
5 163 (3.05%) Apple iOS
6 157 (2.94%) Solaris
7 51 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 44 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 39 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 35 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
11 34 (0.64%) Windows Phone
12 30 (0.56%) AIX
13 29 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
14 22 (0.41%) Windows 7
15 20 (0.37%) Windows 8
16 16 (0.30%) Windows XP
17 13 (0.24%) HPUX
18 9 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
19 8 (0.15%) Mac OS X
20 6 (0.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 753 (14.11%) Business Intelligence
2 710 (13.30%) TOGAF
3 686 (12.85%) SOA
4 649 (12.16%) Enterprise Architecture
5 569 (10.66%) Data Modelling
6 531 (9.95%) E-Commerce
7 427 (8.00%) ETL
8 393 (7.36%) Analytics
9 388 (7.27%) Project Management
10 377 (7.06%) Agile Software Development
11 375 (7.03%) CRM
12 362 (6.78%) Technical Architecture
13 345 (6.46%) Stakeholder Management
14 338 (6.33%) Data Architecture
15 306 (5.73%) UML
16 302 (5.66%) OO
17 295 (5.53%) Migration
18 288 (5.40%) ITIL
18 288 (5.40%) Zachman Framework
19 280 (5.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1156 (21.66%) Java
2 891 (16.69%) SQL
3 406 (7.61%) JavaScript
4 341 (6.39%) C#
5 148 (2.77%) Python
6 143 (2.68%) T-SQL
7 130 (2.44%) PHP
8 95 (1.78%) PL/SQL
8 95 (1.78%) Ruby
9 85 (1.59%) C++
10 79 (1.48%) C
11 74 (1.39%) R
12 72 (1.35%) Perl
13 66 (1.24%) PowerShell
14 44 (0.82%) Objective-C
15 33 (0.62%) Scala
16 30 (0.56%) Shell Script
17 28 (0.52%) VB.NET
18 21 (0.39%) Apex Code
19 14 (0.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 584 (10.94%) Degree
2 139 (2.60%) Security Cleared
3 125 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
4 119 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 94 (1.76%) SC Cleared
6 89 (1.67%) CISSP
7 82 (1.54%) MCSE
8 78 (1.46%) CCNP
9 69 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 59 (1.11%) MCITP
11 56 (1.05%) CCIE
12 43 (0.81%) CCDP
13 33 (0.62%) PMI Certification
14 29 (0.54%) CCNA
15 28 (0.52%) CISM
16 26 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
17 24 (0.45%) VCP5
18 21 (0.39%) MCP
19 19 (0.36%) HP AIS
19 19 (0.36%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 282 (5.28%) QA
2 87 (1.63%) Data Quality
3 45 (0.84%) SLA
4 38 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 35 (0.66%) COBIT
6 25 (0.47%) PCI DSS
7 19 (0.36%) ISO 9001
8 9 (0.17%) ISO 9000
9 7 (0.13%) CRD IV
10 5 (0.094%) EMIR
10 5 (0.094%) Dublin Core
10 5 (0.094%) Solvency II
10 5 (0.094%) Basel II
11 4 (0.075%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.075%) MiFID
11 4 (0.075%) Basel III
11 4 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 3 (0.056%) HL7
12 3 (0.056%) FATCA
13 2 (0.037%) GAAP
System Software
1 263 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 235 (4.40%) Active Directory
3 103 (1.93%) Hyper-V
4 97 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
5 68 (1.27%) XenApp
6 61 (1.14%) vSphere
7 53 (0.99%) XenDesktop
8 51 (0.96%) NFS
9 47 (0.88%) SRDF
10 40 (0.75%) vCloud
11 36 (0.67%) Apache Flume
12 34 (0.64%) VMware ESX
13 32 (0.60%) HDFS
13 32 (0.60%) XenServer
14 31 (0.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 31 (0.58%) Xen
15 26 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
16 22 (0.41%) Varnish
17 17 (0.32%) KVM
18 14 (0.26%) IAG
Systems Management
1 55 (1.03%) Puppet
2 50 (0.94%) SCCM
3 47 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
4 40 (0.75%) SCOM
5 31 (0.58%) Ambari
5 31 (0.58%) Oozie
6 25 (0.47%) OpenSSO
7 13 (0.24%) Data Guard
7 13 (0.24%) MOM
8 12 (0.22%) Tivoli
8 12 (0.22%) Backup Exec
9 11 (0.21%) ZABBIX
10 10 (0.19%) CA SiteMinder
11 9 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 9 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 8 (0.15%) OpenView
13 7 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
14 6 (0.11%) Capistrano
14 6 (0.11%) XenMobile
14 6 (0.11%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1101 (20.63%) Oracle
2 832 (15.59%) Microsoft
3 348 (6.52%) VMware
4 333 (6.24%) Cisco
5 326 (6.11%) IBM
6 302 (5.66%) SAP
7 177 (3.32%) Citrix
8 148 (2.77%) EMC
9 139 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
10 125 (2.34%) Informatica
11 121 (2.27%) Business Objects
12 116 (2.17%) ATG
13 112 (2.10%) HP
13 112 (2.10%) NetApp
13 112 (2.10%) Cognos
14 107 (2.00%) hybris
15 103 (1.93%) Adobe
16 102 (1.91%) Teradata
17 95 (1.78%) Tableau
18 88 (1.65%) Sybase
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Based On Experience
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Harnham
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Posted: 11 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
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Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
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ECS
Salary: benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits Package
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City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus/Car/Pension/Health Cover
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
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Salary: Competitive
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Central London / West End
EXCELerate
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum £90k & Bonus & Car Allowance & Flex
Posted: 15 hours ago