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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Architect
Rank 583 548 566
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 45 69 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.096% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 42 55 49
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £75,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.96% -13.33%
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
43717 42131 48841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.39% 93.54% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 36551 35326 42450
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £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%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 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
Kingston Upon Thames - 8 £40,000 -
City of London -21 6 £58,875 -4.26% 2
Southwark - 2 £52,500 -
Bromley - 1 £50,000 -
Systems Architect
England

Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 25 (32.89%) Linux
2 24 (31.58%) CRM
3 19 (25.00%) Oracle
3 19 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (23.68%) Finance
5 16 (21.05%) Migration
5 16 (21.05%) Windows
5 16 (21.05%) Data Management
6 15 (19.74%) SaaS
6 15 (19.74%) Active Directory
7 14 (18.42%) JavaScript
7 14 (18.42%) SharePoint
8 13 (17.11%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (17.11%) SQL
8 13 (17.11%) Web Services
9 12 (15.79%) SQL Server
9 12 (15.79%) MS Excel
9 12 (15.79%) Data Integration
9 12 (15.79%) VMware
9 12 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
9 12 (15.79%) REST
9 12 (15.79%) High Availability
10 11 (14.47%) Use Case
10 11 (14.47%) Data Modelling
10 11 (14.47%) .NET
10 11 (14.47%) Java
10 11 (14.47%) XML
10 11 (14.47%) SOAP
11 10 (13.16%) Management Information System
11 10 (13.16%) Cisco

Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 14 (18.42%) SharePoint
2 9 (11.84%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.84%) Apache
2 9 (11.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (10.53%) Lync
3 8 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (9.21%) nginx
5 6 (7.89%) Apache Solr
5 6 (7.89%) Drupal
6 4 (5.26%) WordPress
6 4 (5.26%) Lotus Domino
6 4 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.32%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.32%) NetWeaver
8 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 12 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.95%) Magento
2 3 (3.95%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.32%) Finacle
3 1 (1.32%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.32%) LatentZero
3 1 (1.32%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (1.32%) Misys Equation
3 1 (1.32%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.32%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 15 (19.74%) SaaS
2 6 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.26%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) DNS
2 8 (10.53%) Kerberos
3 7 (9.21%) SMTP
4 6 (7.89%) TCP/IP
4 6 (7.89%) ICMP
4 6 (7.89%) POP3
5 4 (5.26%) Network Security
6 3 (3.95%) Firewall
6 3 (3.95%) Internet
6 3 (3.95%) HTTPS
6 3 (3.95%) SSL
7 2 (2.63%) SAN
7 2 (2.63%) 3GPP
8 1 (1.32%) WCDMA
8 1 (1.32%) GPRS
8 1 (1.32%) GSM
8 1 (1.32%) LAN
8 1 (1.32%) DHCP
8 1 (1.32%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.32%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.11%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 10 (13.16%) Hadoop
3 10 (13.16%) Big Data
4 8 (10.53%) Mahout
5 7 (9.21%) Relational Database
5 7 (9.21%) MongoDB
5 7 (9.21%) MySQL
6 1 (1.32%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (11.84%) Subversion
2 8 (10.53%) Log4j
2 8 (10.53%) JConsole
3 7 (9.21%) JIRA
4 4 (5.26%) JMeter
5 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.63%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.32%) Redmine
7 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 18 (23.68%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Legal
3 5 (6.58%) Retail
4 3 (3.95%) Marketing
4 3 (3.95%) Banking
4 3 (3.95%) Front Office
4 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.63%) Automotive
5 2 (2.63%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.63%) Billing
6 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.32%) French Language
6 1 (1.32%) German Language
6 1 (1.32%) Publishing
6 1 (1.32%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.11%) Web Services
2 12 (15.79%) REST
3 11 (14.47%) XML
3 11 (14.47%) .NET
3 11 (14.47%) SOAP
4 9 (11.84%) JSON
5 8 (10.53%) SPNEGO
5 8 (10.53%) JMX
5 8 (10.53%) HTML
5 8 (10.53%) CSS
6 6 (7.89%) Regular Expression
7 4 (5.26%) Memcached
7 4 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (3.95%) XSD
8 3 (3.95%) XSLT
8 3 (3.95%) WSDL
9 1 (1.32%) Middleware
9 1 (1.32%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (1.32%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Data Integration
2 10 (13.16%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.58%) Replication
4 4 (5.26%) Open Source
5 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.63%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.32%) APACS
7 1 (1.32%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.89%) Linux
2 16 (21.05%) Windows
3 8 (10.53%) UNIX
4 6 (7.89%) Mac OS X
5 4 (5.26%) FreeBSD
6 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.63%) Android
7 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.58%) CRM
2 16 (21.05%) Migration
2 16 (21.05%) Data Management
3 12 (15.79%) High Availability
4 11 (14.47%) Use Case
4 11 (14.47%) Data Modelling
5 9 (11.84%) ETL
5 9 (11.84%) ITIL
6 8 (10.53%) Email Migration
7 7 (9.21%) B2B
7 7 (9.21%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (7.89%) B2C
8 6 (7.89%) ERP
8 6 (7.89%) Project Management
8 6 (7.89%) Release Management
9 5 (6.58%) Business Analysis
9 5 (6.58%) Data Security
10 4 (5.26%) Load Testing
10 4 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (3.95%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.42%) JavaScript
2 13 (17.11%) SQL
3 11 (14.47%) Java
4 9 (11.84%) PHP
5 8 (10.53%) R
6 6 (7.89%) Ruby
7 3 (3.95%) Python
7 3 (3.95%) C++
8 2 (2.63%) C
9 1 (1.32%) C#
9 1 (1.32%) VBScript
9 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Degree
2 9 (11.84%) MCSE
2 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (10.53%) MCP
3 8 (10.53%) MCT
3 8 (10.53%) MCTS
4 3 (3.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.32%) CCIE
5 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (3.95%) QA
1 3 (3.95%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.32%) Basel II
2 1 (1.32%) IAS 39
System Software
1 15 (19.74%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.84%) Hyper-V
3 8 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (5.26%) Varnish
6 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.32%) vCloud
6 1 (1.32%) vSphere
6 1 (1.32%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (10.53%) SCOM
2 6 (7.89%) ZABBIX
2 6 (7.89%) Capistrano
2 6 (7.89%) HAProxy
3 4 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (25.00%) Oracle
1 19 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.79%) VMware
3 10 (13.16%) Cisco
4 6 (7.89%) Rackspace
5 5 (6.58%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (5.26%) SAP
6 4 (5.26%) Lotus
7 3 (3.95%) Sun
7 3 (3.95%) ATG
8 2 (2.63%) Perforce
8 2 (2.63%) Dell
9 1 (1.32%) JDA
9 1 (1.32%) IBM
9 1 (1.32%) SGI
9 1 (1.32%) NetIQ
9 1 (1.32%) Misys
9 1 (1.32%) Temenos
9 1 (1.32%) HP
9 1 (1.32%) Chordiant
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