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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Architect
Rank 577 624 628
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 46 22 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.054% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.056% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 42 20 27
Average salary £76,250 £80,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.68% +52.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £89,750 £86,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%
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
38736 39290 41422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.73% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 33392 33308 33856
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 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 13 February 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
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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
City of London +72 7 £67,500 - 1
Systems Architect
England

Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 (60.32%) Linux
2 26 (41.27%) Finance
2 26 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (39.68%) Data Centre
4 21 (33.33%) Windows
5 17 (26.98%) Python
6 16 (25.40%) Perl
7 15 (23.81%) DNS
8 14 (22.22%) Telecoms
8 14 (22.22%) Scrum
9 13 (20.63%) Configuration Management
9 13 (20.63%) Unix
9 13 (20.63%) DevOps
10 11 (17.46%) Bash Shell
10 11 (17.46%) REST
10 11 (17.46%) Web Services
10 11 (17.46%) Solaris
10 11 (17.46%) Ruby
11 10 (15.87%) Web Development
11 10 (15.87%) Service Delivery
11 10 (15.87%) Java
11 10 (15.87%) Kanban
11 10 (15.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (14.29%) OpenNMS
12 9 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (14.29%) Open Source
12 9 (14.29%) Diameter Protocol
12 9 (14.29%) Shell Script
12 9 (14.29%) Nagios
12 9 (14.29%) SNMP

Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (7.94%) IIS
1 5 (7.94%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.76%) NServiceBus
3 2 (3.17%) Apache
3 2 (3.17%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Eagle PACE
1 1 (1.59%) Markit EDM
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.17%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (3.17%) IaaS
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.17%) PaaS
3 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.81%) DNS
2 9 (14.29%) Diameter Protocol
2 9 (14.29%) SNMP
3 6 (9.52%) LAN
3 6 (9.52%) WAN
4 5 (7.94%) IP Telephony
5 2 (3.17%) Bluetooth
5 2 (3.17%) DLNA
5 2 (3.17%) GSM
5 2 (3.17%) UPnP
5 2 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.17%) Wireless
6 1 (1.59%) DHCP
6 1 (1.59%) Firewall
6 1 (1.59%) FTP
6 1 (1.59%) HTTP
6 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.35%) Big Data
3 4 (6.35%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.17%) Mahout
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.59%) QlikView
5 1 (1.59%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.59%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.17%) Ant
2 2 (3.17%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.59%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.59%) MSTest
3 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (41.27%) Finance
2 14 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.76%) Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Publishing
4 2 (3.17%) Retail
5 1 (1.59%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.46%) REST
1 11 (17.46%) Web Services
2 9 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (4.76%) NHibernate
4 2 (3.17%) J2EE
4 2 (3.17%) JSON
4 2 (3.17%) MCollective
4 2 (3.17%) OAuth
4 2 (3.17%) RESTful
4 2 (3.17%) SOAP
4 2 (3.17%) XML
5 1 (1.59%) .NET
5 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.59%) Java SE
5 1 (1.59%) SAP ALE
5 1 (1.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (39.68%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.76%) Contract for Difference
3 3 (4.76%) Tandem
4 2 (3.17%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.17%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.17%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.59%) CMDB
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) Equities
5 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Exalogic
5 1 (1.59%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 38 (60.32%) Linux
2 21 (33.33%) Windows
3 13 (20.63%) Unix
4 11 (17.46%) Solaris
5 10 (15.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (6.35%) Windows Server
8 2 (3.17%) AIX
8 2 (3.17%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (3.17%) CentOS
8 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.22%) Scrum
3 13 (20.63%) Configuration Management
3 13 (20.63%) DevOps
4 10 (15.87%) Kanban
4 10 (15.87%) Service Delivery
4 10 (15.87%) Web Development
5 9 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 9 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (14.29%) Open Source
5 9 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (11.11%) SOA
7 5 (7.94%) ETL
8 4 (6.35%) Integration Acceptance Testing
8 4 (6.35%) Presales
9 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.76%) Data Management
9 3 (4.76%) SDLC
9 3 (4.76%) SOLID
9 3 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.98%) Python
2 16 (25.40%) Perl
3 11 (17.46%) Bash Shell
3 11 (17.46%) Ruby
4 10 (15.87%) Java
5 9 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.35%) C#
6 4 (6.35%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.76%) SQL
8 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.17%) R
9 1 (1.59%) C
9 1 (1.59%) C++
9 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
1 2 (3.17%) SEPA
2 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) Hyper-V
2 7 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.17%) Docker
4 2 (3.17%) VirtualBox
4 2 (3.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (14.29%) Nagios
1 9 (14.29%) OpenNMS
2 5 (7.94%) SCCM
3 2 (3.17%) Ansible
3 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.17%) Puppet
3 2 (3.17%) Scalr
3 2 (3.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Oracle
1 8 (12.70%) Red Hat
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) VMware
3 5 (7.94%) Cisco
3 5 (7.94%) Citrix
3 5 (7.94%) Pega
4 2 (3.17%) Actimize
4 2 (3.17%) Hortonworks
4 2 (3.17%) IBM
5 1 (1.59%) Charles River
5 1 (1.59%) Imperva
5 1 (1.59%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.59%) SAP
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