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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Architect
Rank 576 597 579
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 27 32 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.065% 0.074% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.079% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 31
Average salary £80,000 £52,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.38% -19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
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
39241 40713 41625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.78% 94.21%
Number of salaries quoted 33105 33367 35450
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £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 4 March 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 4 March 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
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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 +8 3 £90,000 +46.34% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £48,750 -
Systems Architect
England

Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 25 (54.35%) Pega
2 20 (43.48%) Java
3 17 (36.96%) Finance
3 17 (36.96%) Technical Architecture
4 16 (34.78%) SOA
5 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (32.61%) Mentoring
6 14 (30.43%) CRM
7 11 (23.91%) Windows
7 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
8 9 (19.57%) E-Commerce
8 9 (19.57%) LAN
8 9 (19.57%) WAN
9 8 (17.39%) SMTP
9 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
9 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
9 8 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (17.39%) Firewall
9 8 (17.39%) Derivative
10 6 (13.04%) Waterfall
10 6 (13.04%) Linux
11 5 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (10.87%) QA
12 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
12 4 (8.70%) Degree
12 4 (8.70%) Banking
12 4 (8.70%) Scrum
12 4 (8.70%) VMware
12 4 (8.70%) Web Application Development
12 4 (8.70%) Oracle

Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) LAN
1 9 (19.57%) WAN
2 8 (17.39%) SMTP
2 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 8 (17.39%) Firewall
3 2 (4.35%) LDAP
3 2 (4.35%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.17%) DNS
4 1 (2.17%) SSL
4 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.17%) MySQL
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (36.96%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Banking
2 4 (8.70%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.35%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) French Language
3 2 (4.35%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) LAMP
1 2 (4.35%) JSP
1 2 (4.35%) XML
2 1 (2.17%) XSD
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
2 1 (2.17%) JSON
2 1 (2.17%) RESTful
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Derivative
2 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.70%) User Experience
3 2 (4.35%) CESG
3 2 (4.35%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (4.35%) PKI
3 2 (4.35%) GIS
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Life Science
4 1 (2.17%) Open Source
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) UNIX
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) Technical Architecture
2 16 (34.78%) SOA
3 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (32.61%) Mentoring
4 14 (30.43%) CRM
5 9 (19.57%) E-Commerce
6 8 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (13.04%) Waterfall
8 5 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (8.70%) Scrum
9 4 (8.70%) Web Application Development
9 4 (8.70%) ITIL
10 2 (4.35%) Security Architecture
10 2 (4.35%) Security Testing
10 2 (4.35%) Information Assurance
10 2 (4.35%) Image Processing
10 2 (4.35%) Information Security
10 2 (4.35%) Zachman Framework
10 2 (4.35%) TOGAF
10 2 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) Java
2 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.35%) Python
3 2 (4.35%) C
3 2 (4.35%) Perl
4 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.17%) SQL
4 1 (2.17%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.17%) Ruby
4 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (4.35%) CCNA
2 2 (4.35%) CISSP
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.35%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) JSP 440
2 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Ganglia
1 2 (4.35%) Munin
1 2 (4.35%) Nagios
1 2 (4.35%) collectd
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) Pega
2 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.70%) VMware
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle
3 4 (8.70%) Avaya
3 4 (8.70%) Cognizant
4 2 (4.35%) Dell
4 2 (4.35%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco
5 1 (2.17%) IBM
5 1 (2.17%) webMethods
5 1 (2.17%) Sophos
5 1 (2.17%) EMC
5 1 (2.17%) NetApp
5 1 (2.17%) IronPort
5 1 (2.17%) Talend
5 1 (2.17%) WSO2
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