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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Architect
Rank 589 582 568
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 19 54 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 49
Average salary £63,750 £65,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.92% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £55,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +19.56%
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
42302 43278 45590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.77% 93.99% 94.36%
Number of salaries quoted 35982 36005 39336
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £78,500
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 25 November 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 25 November 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
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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 - 5 £45,000 - 2
City of London +7 1 £67,500 +5.46% 2
Systems Architect
England

Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
2 20 (30.77%) CRM
3 18 (27.69%) Windows
3 18 (27.69%) Linux
4 15 (23.08%) Migration
5 14 (21.54%) Active Directory
5 14 (21.54%) SharePoint
5 14 (21.54%) MS Excel
6 13 (20.00%) Oracle
7 12 (18.46%) SQL
7 12 (18.46%) VMware
7 12 (18.46%) Dynamics CRM
7 12 (18.46%) High Availability
8 11 (16.92%) SaaS
8 11 (16.92%) Degree
8 11 (16.92%) .NET
8 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
8 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
8 11 (16.92%) SMTP
8 11 (16.92%) TCP/IP
9 10 (15.38%) Web Services
9 10 (15.38%) ITIL
9 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (13.85%) MCSE
10 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (12.31%) Finance
11 8 (12.31%) Legal
11 8 (12.31%) MCT
11 8 (12.31%) Apache
11 8 (12.31%) MCP

Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 (21.54%) SharePoint
2 8 (12.31%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.31%) Apache
2 8 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (12.31%) Lync
2 8 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (10.77%) nginx
4 6 (9.23%) Apache Solr
4 6 (9.23%) Drupal
5 4 (6.15%) WordPress
5 4 (6.15%) Lotus Domino
5 4 (6.15%) WebSphere
5 4 (6.15%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.08%) NetWeaver
6 2 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.54%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 14 (21.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (18.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (3.08%) Magento
4 1 (1.54%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.92%) SaaS
2 7 (10.77%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.15%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (3.08%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (3.08%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.54%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.92%) SMTP
1 11 (16.92%) TCP/IP
2 8 (12.31%) DNS
3 7 (10.77%) LAN
3 7 (10.77%) Firewall
4 6 (9.23%) Network Security
4 6 (9.23%) WAN
4 6 (9.23%) POP3
4 6 (9.23%) ICMP
5 2 (3.08%) HTTPS
5 2 (3.08%) SSL
5 2 (3.08%) SAN
5 2 (3.08%) 3GPP
6 1 (1.54%) LDAP
6 1 (1.54%) GPRS
6 1 (1.54%) GSM
6 1 (1.54%) WCDMA
6 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.54%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.31%) Relational Database
2 8 (12.31%) MySQL
3 6 (9.23%) Big Data
3 6 (9.23%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.62%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (3.08%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (3.08%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.54%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Subversion
2 6 (9.23%) JIRA
3 4 (6.15%) JMeter
4 1 (1.54%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.54%) Hudson
4 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (12.31%) Finance
1 8 (12.31%) Legal
2 5 (7.69%) Retail
3 3 (4.62%) Marketing
3 3 (4.62%) French Language
3 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.08%) Spanish Language
4 2 (3.08%) Billing
5 1 (1.54%) German Language
5 1 (1.54%) Publishing
5 1 (1.54%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.92%) .NET
2 10 (15.38%) Web Services
3 8 (12.31%) CSS
3 8 (12.31%) HTML
4 6 (9.23%) Regular Expression
5 4 (6.15%) Memcached
6 3 (4.62%) REST
6 3 (4.62%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (4.62%) XML
7 2 (3.08%) XSD
7 2 (3.08%) XSLT
7 2 (3.08%) WSDL
7 2 (3.08%) SOAP
8 1 (1.54%) JSP
8 1 (1.54%) JSON
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (1.54%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Replication
1 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.15%) Data Integration
2 4 (6.15%) User Experience
3 3 (4.62%) Open Source
4 2 (3.08%) Social Media
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Exalogic
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.54%) GIS
5 1 (1.54%) Life Science
5 1 (1.54%) CESG
5 1 (1.54%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.54%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (27.69%) Windows
1 18 (27.69%) Linux
2 4 (6.15%) FreeBSD
2 4 (6.15%) Mac OS X
3 3 (4.62%) UNIX
4 1 (1.54%) CentOS
4 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.77%) CRM
2 15 (23.08%) Migration
3 12 (18.46%) High Availability
4 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (15.38%) ITIL
5 8 (12.31%) Email Migration
5 8 (12.31%) Mentoring
6 7 (10.77%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (10.77%) E-Commerce
6 7 (10.77%) Release Management
7 6 (9.23%) Data Management
7 6 (9.23%) B2B
7 6 (9.23%) B2C
7 6 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (9.23%) Waterfall
8 5 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (7.69%) Data Security
8 5 (7.69%) Data Modelling
9 4 (6.15%) SOA
9 4 (6.15%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.46%) SQL
2 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.23%) Java
3 6 (9.23%) PHP
4 4 (6.15%) Ruby
5 2 (3.08%) Python
5 2 (3.08%) C#
6 1 (1.54%) C++
6 1 (1.54%) C
6 1 (1.54%) Perl
6 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) Degree
2 9 (13.85%) MCSE
2 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (12.31%) MCP
3 8 (12.31%) MCT
3 8 (12.31%) MCTS
4 5 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.08%) CCNA
6 2 (3.08%) VCP5
7 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.54%) CISSP
7 1 (1.54%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) QA
2 4 (6.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.62%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.54%) COBIT
4 1 (1.54%) JSP 440
System Software
1 14 (21.54%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.31%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.69%) Varnish
3 5 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.54%) vSphere
4 1 (1.54%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) SCOM
2 6 (9.23%) ZABBIX
2 6 (9.23%) Capistrano
2 6 (9.23%) HAProxy
3 4 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.00%) Oracle
3 12 (18.46%) VMware
4 7 (10.77%) Cisco
5 6 (9.23%) Rackspace
6 5 (7.69%) Pega
7 4 (6.15%) Dell
7 4 (6.15%) Avaya
7 4 (6.15%) Cognizant
7 4 (6.15%) Lotus
8 3 (4.62%) SAP
8 3 (4.62%) ATG
9 2 (3.08%) Sun
9 2 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (3.08%) IBM
10 1 (1.54%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.54%) JDA
10 1 (1.54%) SGI
10 1 (1.54%) webMethods
10 1 (1.54%) HP
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
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