The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Principal Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Architect
Rank 627 573 665
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +92
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 24 94 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.21% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.22% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 19 76 29
Median salary £85,000 £55,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £55,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £104,000 £100,000 £102,000
UK excluding London median salary £71,250 £75,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Principal 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
40299 42829 47251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.83% 95.78% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 34947 36056 39118
Median salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Principal Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Principal Architect in the job title.

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 6 May 2016.

Principal Architect Salary Histogram in London

Principal Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Principal Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Principal Architect in the job title.

1 22 (34.92%) Microsoft
1 22 (34.92%) Mentoring
2 18 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 18 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 18 (28.57%) HTTP
2 18 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 16 (25.40%) OO
3 16 (25.40%) .NET
3 16 (25.40%) C#
3 16 (25.40%) SQL Server
4 15 (23.81%) D3.js
4 15 (23.81%) Dependency Injection
4 15 (23.81%) SaaS
4 15 (23.81%) NMock
4 15 (23.81%) Sass
4 15 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (23.81%) Unity DI Container
4 15 (23.81%) HTML
4 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET
4 15 (23.81%) CSS
4 15 (23.81%) E-Commerce
4 15 (23.81%) JIRA
4 15 (23.81%) Refactoring
4 15 (23.81%) WCF
4 15 (23.81%) LINQ
4 15 (23.81%) jQuery
4 15 (23.81%) Ajax
4 15 (23.81%) NHibernate
4 15 (23.81%) .NET Framework

Principal Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.52%) Apache Spark
2 5 (7.94%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.76%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.59%) SAS
5 1 (1.59%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Office
2 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.59%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.81%) SaaS
2 5 (7.94%) Office 365
3 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.59%) IaaS
5 1 (1.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.57%) HTTP
2 1 (1.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.40%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (20.63%) Big Data
4 10 (15.87%) Hadoop
5 8 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (6.35%) Apache Hive
7 3 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (4.76%) Flink
7 3 (4.76%) Impala
8 1 (1.59%) HBase
8 1 (1.59%) IBM BigInsights
8 1 (1.59%) SAP BW
8 1 (1.59%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.59%) Snowflake Schema
8 1 (1.59%) Sqoop
8 1 (1.59%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 18 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 15 (23.81%) JIRA
2 15 (23.81%) NMock
2 15 (23.81%) NUnit
3 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (14.29%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.94%) Electronics
3 5 (7.94%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.94%) Marketing
4 3 (4.76%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.40%) .NET
2 15 (23.81%) .NET Framework
2 15 (23.81%) Ajax
2 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET
2 15 (23.81%) CSS
2 15 (23.81%) D3.js
2 15 (23.81%) HTML
2 15 (23.81%) jQuery
2 15 (23.81%) LINQ
2 15 (23.81%) NHibernate
2 15 (23.81%) Sass
2 15 (23.81%) Unity DI Container
2 15 (23.81%) WCF
3 5 (7.94%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (6.35%) Web Services
5 2 (3.17%) Java EE
5 2 (3.17%) Kafka
6 1 (1.59%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) Fintech
2 4 (6.35%) Visualisation
3 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.76%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.76%) IPTV
3 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.76%) Over-the-Top Content
3 3 (4.76%) Video on Demand
4 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.17%) Social Media
5 1 (1.59%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.59%) BYOD
5 1 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Windows
2 3 (4.76%) Android
2 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.76%) Linux
2 3 (4.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.59%) Solaris
3 1 (1.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) Mentoring
2 18 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 16 (25.40%) OO
4 15 (23.81%) Dependency Injection
4 15 (23.81%) E-Commerce
4 15 (23.81%) Refactoring
5 14 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (17.46%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (15.87%) TOGAF
8 9 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (12.70%) Analytics
9 8 (12.70%) Open Source
10 7 (11.11%) SOA
11 6 (9.52%) Zachman Framework
12 5 (7.94%) Data Architecture
12 5 (7.94%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (7.94%) Programme Management
13 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (6.35%) DevOps
13 4 (6.35%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 16 (25.40%) C#
3 14 (22.22%) Java
4 4 (6.35%) Python
5 3 (4.76%) C
5 3 (4.76%) MATLAB
5 3 (4.76%) R
5 3 (4.76%) Scala
6 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.59%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) MCITP
2 3 (4.76%) MCSE
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.76%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (1.59%) CISA
3 1 (1.59%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.59%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) AirWatch
1 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.76%) Puppet
1 3 (4.76%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.59%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.59%) Oozie
Vendors
1 22 (34.92%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.70%) Oracle
2 8 (12.70%) SAP
3 6 (9.52%) IBM
4 3 (4.76%) Citrix
4 3 (4.76%) Cloudera
4 3 (4.76%) Dell
4 3 (4.76%) Hortonworks
4 3 (4.76%) MobileIron
5 2 (3.17%) CA
5 2 (3.17%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.17%) VMware
6 1 (1.59%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.59%) F5
6 1 (1.59%) MapR
6 1 (1.59%) Pega
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum + Brilliant benefits and Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000 - £65,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £90,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + 20% Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago
West London
Vodafone
Salary: £Attractive, plus car, bonus, share scheme, healthcare, pension etc
Posted: 23 days ago