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 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
Principal Architect
Rank 542 631 605
Rank change year-on-year
+89 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 71 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.055% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.059% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 56 25 13
Average salary £55,000 £80,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £70,000 £95,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -26.31%
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
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%

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 22 May 2015.

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 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 +67 33 £55,000 -20.00%
Principal Architect
England

Principal Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 70 (61.40%) Finance
2 56 (49.12%) Banking
3 55 (48.25%) Java
4 52 (45.61%) SOA
5 50 (43.86%) TOGAF
6 49 (42.98%) Oracle
7 48 (42.11%) Retail
8 46 (40.35%) Zachman Framework
9 42 (36.84%) Middleware
9 42 (36.84%) Data Integration
9 42 (36.84%) Oracle Fusion
10 33 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (21.05%) Open Source
12 16 (14.04%) Capacity Planning
12 16 (14.04%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (14.04%) Degree
13 14 (12.28%) .NET
13 14 (12.28%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (11.40%) UML
14 13 (11.40%) Microsoft
15 12 (10.53%) Web Services
15 12 (10.53%) Computer Science
16 11 (9.65%) Microsoft Azure
16 11 (9.65%) Python
16 11 (9.65%) Software Engineering
17 10 (8.77%) Business Development
17 10 (8.77%) MVC
17 10 (8.77%) JavaScript
17 10 (8.77%) QA
18 9 (7.89%) C#

Principal 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 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 5 (4.39%) Apache Spark
1 5 (4.39%) Apache Pig
2 4 (3.51%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.88%) Lync
3 1 (0.88%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.51%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.88%) BigMachines
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.39%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.75%) Firewall
1 2 (1.75%) MPLS
1 2 (1.75%) WAN
2 1 (0.88%) VPN
2 1 (0.88%) OSPF
2 1 (0.88%) BGP
2 1 (0.88%) TACACS
2 1 (0.88%) VoIP
2 1 (0.88%) Wireless
2 1 (0.88%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.28%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (7.02%) Hadoop
2 8 (7.02%) Big Data
3 7 (6.14%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.39%) Apache Hive
5 5 (4.39%) Sqoop
6 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 70 (61.40%) Finance
2 56 (49.12%) Banking
3 48 (42.11%) Retail
4 5 (4.39%) Marketing
5 4 (3.51%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.63%) International Banking
6 3 (2.63%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (36.84%) Middleware
1 42 (36.84%) Oracle Fusion
2 14 (12.28%) .NET
3 12 (10.53%) Web Services
4 5 (4.39%) React
4 5 (4.39%) Symfony
4 5 (4.39%) LAMP
5 4 (3.51%) Ajax
5 4 (3.51%) ADO.NET
5 4 (3.51%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.51%) XSLT
5 4 (3.51%) CAML
5 4 (3.51%) WCF
5 4 (3.51%) WPF
5 4 (3.51%) WF
5 4 (3.51%) Silverlight
6 2 (1.75%) Java EE
7 1 (0.88%) HTML5
7 1 (0.88%) REST
7 1 (0.88%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (36.84%) Data Integration
2 24 (21.05%) Open Source
3 12 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.39%) User Experience
6 4 (3.51%) FMCG
7 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.63%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.63%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.63%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.75%) Social Media
9 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.88%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.88%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (45.61%) SOA
2 50 (43.86%) TOGAF
3 46 (40.35%) Zachman Framework
4 33 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (14.04%) Capacity Planning
5 16 (14.04%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (11.40%) UML
7 11 (9.65%) Software Engineering
8 10 (8.77%) Business Development
8 10 (8.77%) MVC
9 9 (7.89%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (5.26%) CRM
10 6 (5.26%) Line Management
11 5 (4.39%) Microservices
11 5 (4.39%) Web Development
11 5 (4.39%) RAD
11 5 (4.39%) Service Delivery
11 5 (4.39%) Statistical Analysis
11 5 (4.39%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 55 (48.25%) Java
2 11 (9.65%) Python
3 10 (8.77%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.89%) C#
5 6 (5.26%) PHP
5 6 (5.26%) R
6 2 (1.75%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.88%) Groovy
7 1 (0.88%) Scala
7 1 (0.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (14.04%) Degree
2 4 (3.51%) MCITP
2 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.51%) MCDBA
2 4 (3.51%) MCP
2 4 (3.51%) MCSD
3 1 (0.88%) CITP
3 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) CCIE
3 1 (0.88%) CCNP
3 1 (0.88%) CCNA
3 1 (0.88%) CCDA
3 1 (0.88%) CCDP
3 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.88%) CCSA
3 1 (0.88%) MBCS
3 1 (0.88%) CCSE
3 1 (0.88%) JNCIP
3 1 (0.88%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.77%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.39%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Puppet
1 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.88%) Ansible
1 1 (0.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 49 (42.98%) Oracle
2 13 (11.40%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.89%) SAP
4 5 (4.39%) Facebook
5 4 (3.51%) JDA
6 3 (2.63%) Cognos
7 2 (1.75%) Cisco
8 1 (0.88%) F5
8 1 (0.88%) Pega
8 1 (0.88%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.88%) Avaya
8 1 (0.88%) Juniper
8 1 (0.88%) Citrix
8 1 (0.88%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.88%) Amdocs
8 1 (0.88%) GoldenSource
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