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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 36 49 43
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 2622 2637 2347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.04% 5.42% 5.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.45% 5.78% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2178 2110 1925
Average salary £75,000 £72,500 £71,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £95,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +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
40624 45661 41244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.84% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34358 38187 34690
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 £32,500 £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 22 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 22 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 +11 617 £75,000 +7.14% 110
Canary Wharf -4 17 £77,000 -1.28%
Uxbridge +7 16 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Docklands, London -6 13 £77,500 +12.72%
Harrow -6 10 £72,500 +31.81% 1
Bromley +16 7 £50,000 -23.07%
Ealing -12 7 £60,500 -6.92% 1
Paddington - 4 £90,000 -
Hayes +1 3 £57,500 -32.74% 2
Feltham -1 3 £55,000 -26.66%
Romford - 3 £80,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +5 2 £60,000 -
Wimbledon -10 2 £65,000 -18.75%
Beckenham - 2 £50,000 -
Hounslow +4 1 £50,000 -28.57% 2
Hammersmith -9 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £65,000 -
Greenwich - 1 £85,000 -
West Drayton - 1 £55,000 -
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 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 1536 (28.35%) Finance
2 1251 (23.09%) Oracle
3 1205 (22.24%) Java
4 1154 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
5 966 (17.83%) TOGAF
6 817 (15.08%) Microsoft
7 807 (14.89%) SOA
8 735 (13.57%) SQL
9 709 (13.09%) Banking
10 666 (12.29%) .NET
11 648 (11.96%) Business Intelligence
12 635 (11.72%) Retail
13 633 (11.68%) Degree
14 615 (11.35%) Enterprise Architecture
15 602 (11.11%) Windows
16 568 (10.48%) SQL Server
17 554 (10.23%) Web Services
18 531 (9.80%) Middleware
19 515 (9.51%) Linux
20 513 (9.47%) Data Warehouse
21 480 (8.86%) Big Data
22 474 (8.75%) IBM
23 459 (8.47%) ETL
24 455 (8.40%) Data Modelling
25 453 (8.36%) E-Commerce
26 450 (8.31%) VMware
27 432 (7.97%) Cisco
28 419 (7.73%) Zachman Framework
29 416 (7.68%) JavaScript
30 412 (7.60%) C#

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 347 (6.40%) WebSphere
2 254 (4.69%) SharePoint
3 216 (3.99%) Apache
4 166 (3.06%) Tomcat
5 165 (3.05%) IIS
6 124 (2.29%) Oracle Coherence
7 118 (2.18%) WebLogic
8 108 (1.99%) CMS
9 104 (1.92%) JBoss
10 96 (1.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 90 (1.66%) MS Exchange
12 86 (1.59%) SAS
13 73 (1.35%) Lync
14 72 (1.33%) Apache Pig
15 62 (1.14%) OpenStack
16 58 (1.07%) Mule
17 56 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
18 55 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
19 54 (1.00%) Node.js
20 53 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 342 (6.31%) MS Excel
2 78 (1.44%) MS Office
3 51 (0.94%) MS Visio
4 50 (0.92%) PowerPivot
5 32 (0.59%) SPSS
6 17 (0.31%) InfoPath
7 10 (0.18%) MS Project
7 10 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
8 7 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.13%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
10 4 (0.074%) FastStats
11 1 (0.018%) Mathematica
11 1 (0.018%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 106 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
2 86 (1.59%) Oracle BPM
3 72 (1.33%) RMDS
4 57 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
5 47 (0.87%) Oracle ERP
6 38 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
7 35 (0.65%) SAP FI
7 35 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
7 35 (0.65%) SAP CO
8 25 (0.46%) Oracle Retail
9 24 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 23 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
11 22 (0.41%) Magento
12 20 (0.37%) Markit EDM
13 18 (0.33%) Fredhopper
13 18 (0.33%) SAP ERP
14 16 (0.30%) Oracle Utilities
15 15 (0.28%) thinkFolio
16 14 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
17 13 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 304 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
2 276 (5.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 231 (4.26%) SaaS
4 145 (2.68%) Office 365
5 128 (2.36%) IaaS
6 111 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
7 102 (1.88%) PaaS
8 41 (0.76%) Force.com
9 33 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
10 18 (0.33%) Amazon EMR
11 15 (0.28%) Google Apps
11 15 (0.28%) OpenShift
11 15 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
12 14 (0.26%) Terremark
12 14 (0.26%) Amazon S3
13 12 (0.22%) SoftLayer
14 11 (0.20%) CloudFront
15 10 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
16 9 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
17 8 (0.15%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 322 (5.94%) SAN
2 260 (4.80%) WAN
3 233 (4.30%) LAN
3 233 (4.30%) Firewall
4 171 (3.16%) HTTP
5 167 (3.08%) NAS
6 143 (2.64%) Fibre Channel
7 133 (2.45%) Multicast
8 132 (2.44%) Internet
9 129 (2.38%) FCoE
10 91 (1.68%) Wireless
11 80 (1.48%) Network Security
12 79 (1.46%) DNS
13 70 (1.29%) Cisco Nexus
14 62 (1.14%) VPN
15 58 (1.07%) TCP/IP
16 51 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
17 50 (0.92%) iSCSI
18 41 (0.76%) MPLS
19 36 (0.66%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 568 (10.48%) SQL Server
2 513 (9.47%) Data Warehouse
3 480 (8.86%) Big Data
4 334 (6.16%) Hadoop
5 259 (4.78%) Relational Database
6 228 (4.21%) NoSQL
7 209 (3.86%) DB2
8 188 (3.47%) Oracle Database
9 177 (3.27%) MySQL
10 158 (2.92%) RDBMS
11 155 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 140 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 137 (2.53%) MongoDB
14 128 (2.36%) HBase
15 123 (2.27%) Oracle ODI
16 121 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 104 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
18 99 (1.83%) Oracle Exadata
19 96 (1.77%) QlikView
20 91 (1.68%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 79 (1.46%) Git (software)
2 72 (1.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 65 (1.20%) Subversion
4 56 (1.03%) Maven
5 55 (1.02%) ERwin
5 55 (1.02%) Jenkins
6 42 (0.78%) Visual Studio
7 41 (0.76%) JIRA
8 39 (0.72%) Eclipse
9 36 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
10 35 (0.65%) Toad
11 34 (0.63%) Ant
12 24 (0.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 20 (0.37%) PowerDesigner
14 19 (0.35%) Karma Test Runner
15 16 (0.30%) JUnit
16 15 (0.28%) Selenium
16 15 (0.28%) ReSharper
16 15 (0.28%) Axure RP
17 14 (0.26%) Hudson
General
1 1536 (28.35%) Finance
2 709 (13.09%) Banking
3 635 (11.72%) Retail
4 304 (5.61%) Telecoms
5 239 (4.41%) Marketing
6 148 (2.73%) Investment Banking
7 122 (2.25%) Law
8 120 (2.21%) Manufacturing
9 110 (2.03%) Legal
10 92 (1.70%) Games
11 78 (1.44%) Back Office
12 70 (1.29%) Publishing
13 52 (0.96%) Billing
14 49 (0.90%) Financial Institution
15 38 (0.70%) Retail Banking
16 35 (0.65%) Front Office
17 30 (0.55%) Electronics
18 29 (0.54%) Advertising
19 28 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
20 27 (0.50%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 666 (12.29%) .NET
2 554 (10.23%) Web Services
3 531 (9.80%) Middleware
4 411 (7.59%) HTML
5 385 (7.11%) XML
6 307 (5.67%) J2EE
7 276 (5.09%) Oracle Fusion
8 215 (3.97%) Spring
9 208 (3.84%) ASP.NET
10 203 (3.75%) CSS
11 196 (3.62%) REST
12 141 (2.60%) HTML5
13 138 (2.55%) SOAP
14 134 (2.47%) RESTful
15 129 (2.38%) XSLT
16 118 (2.18%) WCF
17 102 (1.88%) Hibernate
18 98 (1.81%) Java EE
19 97 (1.79%) .NET Framework
20 93 (1.72%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 367 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
2 279 (5.15%) Open Source
3 270 (4.98%) Computer Science
4 214 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 214 (3.95%) Data Integration
5 207 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
6 123 (2.27%) User Experience
7 118 (2.18%) Mainframe
8 101 (1.86%) Mobile App
9 80 (1.48%) Clustering
10 76 (1.40%) N-Tier
11 72 (1.33%) Client/Server
12 67 (1.24%) Mathematics
12 67 (1.24%) Visualisation
13 66 (1.22%) Data Structures
14 65 (1.20%) Replication
15 55 (1.02%) Private Cloud
16 50 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
16 50 (0.92%) Public Cloud
17 48 (0.89%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 602 (11.11%) Windows
2 515 (9.51%) Linux
3 213 (3.93%) UNIX
4 195 (3.60%) Solaris
5 68 (1.26%) Android
6 62 (1.14%) Apple iOS
7 56 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 39 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 37 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 32 (0.59%) AIX
11 29 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
12 28 (0.52%) Windows XP
13 24 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
14 21 (0.39%) Windows 7
15 20 (0.37%) CentOS
15 20 (0.37%) HPUX
16 9 (0.17%) CoreOS
17 8 (0.15%) zOS
17 8 (0.15%) Windows Vista
18 7 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1154 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
2 966 (17.83%) TOGAF
3 807 (14.89%) SOA
4 648 (11.96%) Business Intelligence
5 615 (11.35%) Enterprise Architecture
6 459 (8.47%) ETL
7 455 (8.40%) Data Modelling
8 453 (8.36%) E-Commerce
9 419 (7.73%) Zachman Framework
10 411 (7.59%) Project Management
11 389 (7.18%) Analytics
12 368 (6.79%) Technical Architecture
13 366 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
14 354 (6.53%) Migration
15 351 (6.48%) Scrum
16 327 (6.04%) Mentoring
17 324 (5.98%) CRM
18 323 (5.96%) UML
19 285 (5.26%) Data Management
20 278 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1205 (22.24%) Java
2 735 (13.57%) SQL
3 416 (7.68%) JavaScript
4 412 (7.60%) C#
5 148 (2.73%) PHP
6 137 (2.53%) Python
7 119 (2.20%) C
8 114 (2.10%) C++
9 86 (1.59%) Ruby
10 77 (1.42%) R
11 61 (1.13%) Scala
12 55 (1.02%) T-SQL
13 54 (1.00%) Perl
14 50 (0.92%) Apex Code
15 47 (0.87%) PowerShell
16 40 (0.74%) Bash Shell
17 31 (0.57%) PL/SQL
18 22 (0.41%) XPath
19 21 (0.39%) Shell Script
20 19 (0.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 633 (11.68%) Degree
2 206 (3.80%) Security Cleared
3 139 (2.57%) Cisco Certification
4 124 (2.29%) SC Cleared
5 89 (1.64%) CISSP
6 73 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 61 (1.13%) CCNP
8 59 (1.09%) DV Cleared
9 56 (1.03%) CCIE
10 51 (0.94%) CCNA
11 46 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 42 (0.78%) CISM
13 40 (0.74%) MCSE
14 23 (0.42%) CCDP
15 20 (0.37%) SAP Certification
15 20 (0.37%) MCITP
16 17 (0.31%) HND
16 17 (0.31%) MCP
17 15 (0.28%) PMI Certification
18 14 (0.26%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 193 (3.56%) QA
2 84 (1.55%) Data Quality
3 56 (1.03%) SLA
4 53 (0.98%) COBIT
5 43 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 26 (0.48%) PCI DSS
7 24 (0.44%) Solvency II
8 12 (0.22%) JSP 440
9 10 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 9 (0.17%) ISO 9001
11 8 (0.15%) EMIR
12 7 (0.13%) HL7
12 7 (0.13%) Basel II
13 6 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
14 3 (0.055%) HIPAA
15 2 (0.037%) BS15000
15 2 (0.037%) ISO 8583
15 2 (0.037%) IAS 39
15 2 (0.037%) WAI
15 2 (0.037%) MiFID
System Software
1 359 (6.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 272 (5.02%) Active Directory
3 143 (2.64%) Hyper-V
4 137 (2.53%) NFS
5 129 (2.38%) SRDF
6 92 (1.70%) Oracle RAC
7 65 (1.20%) vSphere
8 56 (1.03%) KVM
9 49 (0.90%) Xen
10 43 (0.79%) XenApp
11 30 (0.55%) Apache Flume
12 25 (0.46%) VMware ESX
13 23 (0.42%) XenDesktop
14 22 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
14 22 (0.41%) vCloud
15 16 (0.30%) Docker
15 16 (0.30%) XenServer
16 14 (0.26%) HDFS
17 11 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
17 11 (0.20%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 116 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
2 76 (1.40%) Puppet
3 50 (0.92%) Tivoli
4 43 (0.79%) SCOM
5 39 (0.72%) SCCM
6 36 (0.66%) Nagios
7 24 (0.44%) Ansible
8 19 (0.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 19 (0.35%) TeamSite
8 19 (0.35%) ZABBIX
8 19 (0.35%) Salt
9 16 (0.30%) CiscoWorks
10 15 (0.28%) Ganglia
11 13 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 13 (0.24%) OpenView
11 13 (0.24%) Oozie
11 13 (0.24%) Graphite
12 10 (0.18%) WebSphere Cast Iron
13 9 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
13 9 (0.17%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1251 (23.09%) Oracle
2 817 (15.08%) Microsoft
3 474 (8.75%) IBM
4 450 (8.31%) VMware
5 432 (7.97%) Cisco
6 386 (7.12%) SAP
7 238 (4.39%) NetApp
8 217 (4.01%) EMC
9 197 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
10 183 (3.38%) TIBCO
11 154 (2.84%) Informatica
12 146 (2.69%) HP
13 143 (2.64%) Citrix
14 139 (2.57%) Cognos
14 139 (2.57%) hybris
15 130 (2.40%) Intel
16 100 (1.85%) ATG
17 94 (1.73%) Tableau
18 92 (1.70%) Business Objects
19 88 (1.62%) Pega
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50 000 - £85 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70 000 to £90 000 basic (+excellent package!)
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: Excellent Salary and Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £90k plus competitive package
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Rark Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £80000 Per Annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Flexib
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65k - £90k plus competitive package
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £10000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
East London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £125,000 per annum Up to £125k + Excellent Bonus & Ben
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East London
set2recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum £DOE + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Skillsearch Limited
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
PSD Group - London
Salary: £65k + 40% bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50000 - £80000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 65-75k
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65k plus bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday