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 10 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Architect
Rank 623 593 602
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 24 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.025% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.027% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 27
Average salary £70,000 £82,500 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £79,500 £79,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £95,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year
-28.94% +31.03%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45126 41350 48816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.47% 93.62% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 37946 34744 42563
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
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 10 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 10 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 - 2 £68,750 - 1
Bromley - 1 £85,000 -
Principal Architect
England

Principal Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 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 27 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 19 (35.19%) Finance
3 18 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
4 17 (31.48%) Banking
5 14 (25.93%) SOA
6 13 (24.07%) Investment Banking
6 13 (24.07%) International Banking
7 9 (16.67%) Client/Server
7 9 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 9 (16.67%) Mainframe
8 8 (14.81%) Project Management
8 8 (14.81%) Oracle
9 7 (12.96%) E-Commerce
9 7 (12.96%) VMware
9 7 (12.96%) Software Engineering
10 6 (11.11%) Business Development
10 6 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (11.11%) Data Architecture
10 6 (11.11%) Cognizant
11 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
11 5 (9.26%) DNA
11 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
11 5 (9.26%) Degree
11 5 (9.26%) Logistics
11 5 (9.26%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (9.26%) RedPrairie
12 4 (7.41%) Retail
12 4 (7.41%) Java EE
12 4 (7.41%) Citrix
13 3 (5.56%) ISO 9000

Principal Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 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 (3.70%) SAS
1 2 (3.70%) Apache Solr
1 2 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
1 2 (3.70%) PaaS
1 2 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Broadband
2 1 (1.85%) SAN
2 1 (1.85%) Network Security
2 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.85%) NAS
2 1 (1.85%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) Base SAS
1 2 (3.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 2 (3.70%) SAS Enterprise Miner
1 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
1 2 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (3.70%) Redis
1 2 (3.70%) Riak
1 2 (3.70%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.85%) Big Data
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
General
1 19 (35.19%) Finance
2 17 (31.48%) Banking
3 13 (24.07%) Investment Banking
3 13 (24.07%) International Banking
4 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
5 4 (7.41%) Retail
6 3 (5.56%) Financial Institution
7 2 (3.70%) Multimedia
7 2 (3.70%) Billing
8 1 (1.85%) Advertising
8 1 (1.85%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) Java EE
2 2 (3.70%) Spring MVC
2 2 (3.70%) Spring Security
2 2 (3.70%) Middleware
2 2 (3.70%) Hibernate
2 2 (3.70%) Spring
3 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 9 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 3 (5.56%) Blog
2 3 (5.56%) Social Media
2 3 (5.56%) SWIFT
3 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.70%) Open Source
3 2 (3.70%) Kindle
3 2 (3.70%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.70%) DTV
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.85%) IBM XIV
4 1 (1.85%) Frameworx
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 18 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
3 14 (25.93%) SOA
4 9 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 8 (14.81%) Project Management
6 7 (12.96%) E-Commerce
6 7 (12.96%) Software Engineering
7 6 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (11.11%) Business Development
7 6 (11.11%) Data Architecture
8 5 (9.26%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (9.26%) DNA
8 5 (9.26%) Logistics
9 3 (5.56%) ERP
9 3 (5.56%) Supplier Management
9 3 (5.56%) CRM
9 3 (5.56%) TDD
9 3 (5.56%) Data Management
10 2 (3.70%) Network Design
10 2 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) C
1 3 (5.56%) Java
2 2 (3.70%) SQL
2 2 (3.70%) Ruby
2 2 (3.70%) Scala
2 2 (3.70%) Clojure
2 2 (3.70%) Golang
3 1 (1.85%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) CITP
3 1 (1.85%) CISSP
3 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.85%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) ISO 9000
2 2 (3.70%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.85%) XenServer
2 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.85%) vCloud
2 1 (1.85%) KVM
2 1 (1.85%) Docker
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Puppet
1 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.85%) OpenView
2 1 (1.85%) Unicenter
2 1 (1.85%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.85%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.85%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) Oracle
2 7 (12.96%) VMware
3 6 (11.11%) Cognizant
4 5 (9.26%) RedPrairie
4 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.41%) Citrix
6 1 (1.85%) BMC
6 1 (1.85%) HP
6 1 (1.85%) EMC
6 1 (1.85%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco
6 1 (1.85%) IBM
6 1 (1.85%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.85%) Isilon
6 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.85%) CA
6 1 (1.85%) NetApp
6 1 (1.85%) Peregrine
6 1 (1.85%) Remedy
6 1 (1.85%) TippingPoint
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Selecture
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Neg. + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £80000 - £86000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
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