The first table below looks at the demand for the Principal 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 Principal 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
Principal Architect
Rank 611 589 591
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 26 9 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.054% 0.020% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.022% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 39
Average salary £77,500 £81,250 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £77,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £85,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £95,000 £76,250
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +24.59%
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% -
Principal Architect
England

Principal Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Principal Architect in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Principal Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Principal Architect
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Principal Architect across the London region.

Principal Architect Salary Trend in London

Principal Architect
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Principal Architect Salary Histogram in London

Principal 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 Principal 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 - 4 £76,250 - 1
Bromley - 1 £85,000 -
Principal Architect
England

Principal Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Principal 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 Principal Architect in their job title.

1 24 (45.28%) TOGAF
2 19 (35.85%) Finance
3 17 (32.08%) Banking
4 16 (30.19%) Zachman Framework
5 13 (24.53%) Investment Banking
6 12 (22.64%) SOA
7 11 (20.75%) International Banking
8 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
8 9 (16.98%) Service Delivery
9 8 (15.09%) Project Management
9 8 (15.09%) Oracle
10 7 (13.21%) Client/Server
10 7 (13.21%) Mainframe
10 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
10 7 (13.21%) Business Development
10 7 (13.21%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
11 6 (11.32%) VMware
12 5 (9.43%) Cognizant
12 5 (9.43%) DNA
12 5 (9.43%) CRM
12 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
12 5 (9.43%) Logistics
12 5 (9.43%) Degree
12 5 (9.43%) Data Architecture
12 5 (9.43%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (9.43%) RedPrairie
13 4 (7.55%) Java EE
13 4 (7.55%) Retail
13 4 (7.55%) Multimedia

Principal 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 Principal 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 Principal Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.77%) SAS
2 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) SaaS
1 2 (3.77%) PaaS
1 2 (3.77%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Broadband
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
3 1 (1.89%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.89%) SAN
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.89%) Network Security
3 1 (1.89%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) Base SAS
1 2 (3.77%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 2 (3.77%) SAS Enterprise Miner
1 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.77%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.89%) Redis
2 1 (1.89%) Riak
2 1 (1.89%) Big Data
2 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
General
1 19 (35.85%) Finance
2 17 (32.08%) Banking
3 13 (24.53%) Investment Banking
4 11 (20.75%) International Banking
5 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
6 4 (7.55%) Retail
6 4 (7.55%) Multimedia
6 4 (7.55%) Billing
7 3 (5.66%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.89%) Advertising
8 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) Java EE
2 2 (3.77%) Middleware
3 1 (1.89%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.89%) .NET
3 1 (1.89%) Spring
3 1 (1.89%) Spring Security
3 1 (1.89%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Client/Server
1 7 (13.21%) Mainframe
2 4 (7.55%) DTV
3 3 (5.66%) SWIFT
3 3 (5.66%) Blog
3 3 (5.66%) Social Media
4 2 (3.77%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.77%) Kindle
4 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.89%) IBM XIV
5 1 (1.89%) Frameworx
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.89%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) TOGAF
2 16 (30.19%) Zachman Framework
3 12 (22.64%) SOA
4 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
4 9 (16.98%) Service Delivery
5 8 (15.09%) Project Management
6 7 (13.21%) Business Development
6 7 (13.21%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
8 5 (9.43%) DNA
8 5 (9.43%) CRM
8 5 (9.43%) Logistics
8 5 (9.43%) Data Architecture
8 5 (9.43%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (7.55%) Data Management
9 4 (7.55%) Analytics
10 3 (5.66%) ERP
10 3 (5.66%) Supplier Management
11 2 (3.77%) Predictive Modelling
11 2 (3.77%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) C
2 2 (3.77%) Java
2 2 (3.77%) SQL
3 1 (1.89%) Golang
3 1 (1.89%) Ruby
3 1 (1.89%) Clojure
3 1 (1.89%) Erlang
3 1 (1.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.89%) MBCS
3 1 (1.89%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) ISO 9000
2 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.77%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.89%) KVM
2 1 (1.89%) Docker
2 1 (1.89%) vCloud
2 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.89%) Puppet
1 1 (1.89%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.89%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.89%) Unicenter
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.89%) OpenView
1 1 (1.89%) ServiceCenter
1 1 (1.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Oracle
2 6 (11.32%) VMware
3 5 (9.43%) Cognizant
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.43%) RedPrairie
4 4 (7.55%) Citrix
5 2 (3.77%) Tableau
6 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.89%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.89%) Isilon
6 1 (1.89%) Remedy
6 1 (1.89%) CA
6 1 (1.89%) NetApp
6 1 (1.89%) Peregrine
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco
6 1 (1.89%) IBM
6 1 (1.89%) BMC
6 1 (1.89%) HP
6 1 (1.89%) EMC
6 1 (1.89%) PeopleSoft
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