The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Architect
Rank 598 616 601
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 25 7 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.053% 0.016% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.017% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 43
Average salary £80,000 £80,000 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £75,000 £78,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,800 £81,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £95,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +18.75%
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
43977 41236 47790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.41% 93.48% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36739 34601 41479
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 £82,500 - 2
Bromley - 1 £85,000 -
Principal Architect
England

Principal Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 18 (35.29%) TOGAF
2 14 (27.45%) Finance
3 13 (25.49%) Zachman Framework
3 13 (25.49%) Banking
4 11 (21.57%) E-Commerce
5 9 (17.65%) Service Delivery
5 9 (17.65%) Investment Banking
6 8 (15.69%) Project Management
6 8 (15.69%) SOA
7 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
8 6 (11.76%) Broadband
8 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 6 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (11.76%) International Banking
9 5 (9.80%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (9.80%) Business Development
9 5 (9.80%) Data Architecture
9 5 (9.80%) Logistics
9 5 (9.80%) Retail
9 5 (9.80%) Data Management
9 5 (9.80%) VMware
9 5 (9.80%) DNA
9 5 (9.80%) Oracle
9 5 (9.80%) CRM
9 5 (9.80%) RedPrairie
9 5 (9.80%) Analytics
10 4 (7.84%) Internet
10 4 (7.84%) DTV
10 4 (7.84%) Multimedia
10 4 (7.84%) Billing

Principal Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.92%) SAS
3 1 (1.96%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
1 2 (3.92%) PaaS
1 2 (3.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) Broadband
2 4 (7.84%) Internet
3 1 (1.96%) Network Security
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.96%) NAS
3 1 (1.96%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.92%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.92%) Base SAS
2 2 (3.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (3.92%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.96%) Redis
3 1 (1.96%) Riak
3 1 (1.96%) Big Data
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 13 (25.49%) Banking
3 9 (17.65%) Investment Banking
4 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
5 6 (11.76%) International Banking
6 5 (9.80%) Retail
7 4 (7.84%) Multimedia
7 4 (7.84%) Billing
8 2 (3.92%) Marketing
9 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
9 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (1.96%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.96%) Spring
2 1 (1.96%) Java EE
2 1 (1.96%) Spring MVC
2 1 (1.96%) Spring Security
2 1 (1.96%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) DTV
1 4 (7.84%) Data Integration
2 3 (5.88%) Open Source
2 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.92%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.92%) Kindle
3 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.96%) IBM XIV
4 1 (1.96%) Frameworx
4 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) TOGAF
2 13 (25.49%) Zachman Framework
3 11 (21.57%) E-Commerce
4 9 (17.65%) Service Delivery
5 8 (15.69%) Project Management
5 8 (15.69%) SOA
6 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 6 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (9.80%) Data Architecture
7 5 (9.80%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (9.80%) Business Development
7 5 (9.80%) Logistics
7 5 (9.80%) CRM
7 5 (9.80%) Data Management
7 5 (9.80%) DNA
7 5 (9.80%) Analytics
8 4 (7.84%) Supplier Management
9 3 (5.88%) ETL
9 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) C
2 2 (3.92%) Java
2 2 (3.92%) SQL
3 1 (1.96%) Ruby
3 1 (1.96%) Erlang
3 1 (1.96%) Scala
3 1 (1.96%) Clojure
3 1 (1.96%) Golang
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) CITP
3 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.96%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) ISO 9000
1 2 (3.92%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.96%) XenServer
2 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.96%) vCloud
2 1 (1.96%) KVM
2 1 (1.96%) Docker
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.96%) OpenView
1 1 (1.96%) Unicenter
1 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.96%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.96%) ServiceCenter
1 1 (1.96%) SCOM
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
1 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle
1 5 (9.80%) VMware
1 5 (9.80%) RedPrairie
2 3 (5.88%) Citrix
2 3 (5.88%) Tableau
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.92%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.96%) CA
4 1 (1.96%) NetApp
4 1 (1.96%) Peregrine
4 1 (1.96%) Remedy
4 1 (1.96%) 3PAR
4 1 (1.96%) Isilon
4 1 (1.96%) TippingPoint
4 1 (1.96%) HP
4 1 (1.96%) EMC
4 1 (1.96%) BMC
4 1 (1.96%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco
4 1 (1.96%) IBM
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Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £90k - 120k per year + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £90k - 120k per year + Bonus
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