The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Architect
Rank 636 637 683
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 21 30 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.067% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.070% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 20 29 29
Average salary £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £54,000 £48,088
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £44,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.19%
Systems 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
40483 42761 47201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35072 35981 38974
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
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 average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Systems Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Systems Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Systems Architect Salary Trend in London

Systems Architect
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Systems Architect Salary Histogram in London

Systems 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 Systems Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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 +44 3 £67,500 -20.58% 2
Systems Architect
England

Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title.

1 38 (57.58%) Linux
2 35 (53.03%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (36.36%) Finance
4 20 (30.30%) Data Centre
5 18 (27.27%) Scrum
5 18 (27.27%) Python
6 17 (25.76%) Perl
7 15 (22.73%) Telecoms
7 15 (22.73%) DevOps
8 14 (21.21%) Java
8 14 (21.21%) Windows
8 14 (21.21%) Configuration Management
9 12 (18.18%) SOA
10 11 (16.67%) Web Services
10 11 (16.67%) Ruby
10 11 (16.67%) Bash Shell
10 11 (16.67%) REST
10 11 (16.67%) Pega
11 10 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (15.15%) Kanban
11 10 (15.15%) Web Development
11 10 (15.15%) Unix
11 10 (15.15%) DNS
12 9 (13.64%) SNMP
12 9 (13.64%) Shell Script
12 9 (13.64%) Nagios
12 9 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails
12 9 (13.64%) Automated Testing
12 9 (13.64%) Systems Analysis
12 9 (13.64%) Service Delivery

Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.09%) NServiceBus
2 2 (3.03%) Apache
2 2 (3.03%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.52%) IIS
3 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Eagle PACE
1 1 (1.52%) Markit EDM
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.55%) IaaS
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (3.03%) PaaS
4 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.15%) DNS
2 9 (13.64%) Diameter Protocol
2 9 (13.64%) SNMP
3 2 (3.03%) Bluetooth
3 2 (3.03%) DLNA
3 2 (3.03%) GSM
3 2 (3.03%) UPnP
3 2 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.03%) Wireless
4 1 (1.52%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.52%) LAN
4 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (7.58%) Big Data
3 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.06%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.03%) Mahout
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.55%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.52%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.52%) MSTest
3 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (36.36%) Finance
2 15 (22.73%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.03%) Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Publishing
4 1 (1.52%) Front Office
4 1 (1.52%) Games
4 1 (1.52%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.67%) REST
1 11 (16.67%) Web Services
2 9 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (6.06%) .NET
3 4 (6.06%) NHibernate
4 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.03%) J2EE
4 2 (3.03%) JSON
4 2 (3.03%) MCollective
4 2 (3.03%) OAuth
4 2 (3.03%) RESTful
4 2 (3.03%) SOAP
4 2 (3.03%) XML
5 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.30%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.06%) Contract for Difference
3 4 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (6.06%) Mathematics
3 4 (6.06%) Physics
3 4 (6.06%) Tandem
4 2 (3.03%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.03%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.52%) CMDB
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 38 (57.58%) Linux
2 14 (21.21%) Windows
3 10 (15.15%) Unix
4 9 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (12.12%) Solaris
6 3 (4.55%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.03%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (3.03%) CentOS
7 2 (3.03%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (53.03%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (27.27%) Scrum
3 15 (22.73%) DevOps
4 14 (21.21%) Configuration Management
5 12 (18.18%) SOA
6 10 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (15.15%) Kanban
6 10 (15.15%) Web Development
7 9 (13.64%) Automated Testing
7 9 (13.64%) Open Source
7 9 (13.64%) Service Delivery
7 9 (13.64%) Systems Analysis
8 7 (10.61%) OO
8 7 (10.61%) TDD
8 7 (10.61%) TOGAF
9 5 (7.58%) ETL
9 5 (7.58%) SOLID
10 4 (6.06%) Integration Acceptance Testing
11 3 (4.55%) Data Management
11 3 (4.55%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.27%) Python
2 17 (25.76%) Perl
3 14 (21.21%) Java
4 11 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 11 (16.67%) Ruby
5 9 (13.64%) Shell Script
6 5 (7.58%) C#
6 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.03%) R
8 1 (1.52%) C
8 1 (1.52%) C++
8 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.52%) SQL
8 1 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.52%) CCNA
2 1 (1.52%) CCNP
2 1 (1.52%) CCSA
2 1 (1.52%) CCSE
2 1 (1.52%) CEH
2 1 (1.52%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.52%) CISSP
2 1 (1.52%) ISACA
2 1 (1.52%) MCSA
2 1 (1.52%) MCSE
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (10.61%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.03%) Docker
3 2 (3.03%) VirtualBox
3 2 (3.03%) Xen
4 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) Nagios
1 9 (13.64%) OpenNMS
2 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.55%) Puppet
3 2 (3.03%) Ansible
3 2 (3.03%) Scalr
3 2 (3.03%) Terraform
4 1 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) Pega
2 7 (10.61%) Red Hat
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle
4 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.55%) VMware
6 2 (3.03%) Cisco
6 2 (3.03%) Hortonworks
6 2 (3.03%) IBM
6 2 (3.03%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.52%) Charles River
7 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.52%) Citrix
7 1 (1.52%) Imperva
7 1 (1.52%) Qualys
7 1 (1.52%) SAP
7 1 (1.52%) Sophos
7 1 (1.52%) Symantec
7 1 (1.52%) Trend Micro
London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Car Allowance & Company Benefits
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