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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Architect
Rank 597 581 576
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 16 32 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.039% 0.076% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.081% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 43
Average salary £70,000 £52,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,900 £44,300
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £64,800 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £52,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +2.43%
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
38886 39658 42367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.87% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33086 32487 36434
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 2015.

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 January 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
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £46,250 -
City of London +1 1 - -
Systems Architect
England

Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (33.33%) Pega
2 13 (33.33%) Java
3 12 (30.77%) Windows
3 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
4 10 (25.64%) E-Commerce
5 9 (23.08%) CRM
5 9 (23.08%) SOA
5 9 (23.08%) LAN
5 9 (23.08%) WAN
5 9 (23.08%) Finance
5 9 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (20.51%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (20.51%) Firewall
6 8 (20.51%) SMTP
6 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
6 8 (20.51%) Linux
7 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
8 6 (15.38%) Waterfall
8 6 (15.38%) Big Data
8 6 (15.38%) QA
9 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
9 4 (10.26%) Avaya
9 4 (10.26%) Cognizant
9 4 (10.26%) Scrum
9 4 (10.26%) VMware
9 4 (10.26%) ITIL
9 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (10.26%) Web Application Development

Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.13%) Apache
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (5.13%) Lync
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.56%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.56%) nginx
3 1 (2.56%) NetWeaver
3 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (5.13%) AWS Data Pipeline
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (2.56%) ElastiCache
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) LAN
1 9 (23.08%) WAN
2 8 (20.51%) Firewall
2 8 (20.51%) SMTP
2 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.13%) DNS
3 2 (5.13%) Network Security
4 1 (2.56%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) Big Data
2 3 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.13%) MySQL
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.56%) Hudson
1 1 (2.56%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
2 3 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.13%) Marketing
3 2 (5.13%) French Language
3 2 (5.13%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
1 2 (5.13%) JSP
2 1 (2.56%) REST
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.56%) RESTful
2 1 (2.56%) JSON
2 1 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) User Experience
2 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.69%) Open Source
3 2 (5.13%) GIS
3 2 (5.13%) CESG
3 2 (5.13%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) PKI
3 2 (5.13%) Derivative
3 2 (5.13%) Social Media
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Exalogic
4 1 (2.56%) Life Science
4 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) Linux
3 3 (7.69%) UNIX
4 1 (2.56%) CentOS
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.64%) E-Commerce
3 9 (23.08%) CRM
3 9 (23.08%) SOA
3 9 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (20.51%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
6 6 (15.38%) Waterfall
7 4 (10.26%) Scrum
7 4 (10.26%) ITIL
7 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (10.26%) Web Application Development
8 2 (5.13%) Information Security
8 2 (5.13%) Migration
8 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.13%) UML
8 2 (5.13%) MODAF
8 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (5.13%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (5.13%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (7.69%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) Python
3 2 (5.13%) C
3 2 (5.13%) Ruby
4 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.56%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.56%) Perl
4 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) CISSP
2 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.13%) CCNA
2 2 (5.13%) MCP
2 2 (5.13%) MCSE
2 2 (5.13%) MCT
2 2 (5.13%) MCTS
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) COBIT
2 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.13%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) Varnish
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) SCOM
1 2 (5.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Pega
2 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.26%) Avaya
3 4 (10.26%) Cognizant
3 4 (10.26%) VMware
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle
5 2 (5.13%) Dell
6 1 (2.56%) WSO2
6 1 (2.56%) Talend
6 1 (2.56%) SAP
6 1 (2.56%) IBM
6 1 (2.56%) webMethods
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