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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Architect
Rank 601 628 585
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 30 34 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.067% 0.069% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.074% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 24
Average salary £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £48,099 £39,450
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £85,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-19.04% -4.54%
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
41825 45977 42442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.60% 93.83% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 35281 38040 35854
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +30 4 £85,000 +6.25% 1
Systems Architect
England

Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 24 (52.17%) Pega
2 21 (45.65%) Java
3 20 (43.48%) Finance
4 19 (41.30%) Technical Architecture
5 17 (36.96%) SOA
6 16 (34.78%) CRM
7 14 (30.43%) Mentoring
8 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (19.57%) Derivative
10 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
10 8 (17.39%) Oracle
10 8 (17.39%) Windows
11 6 (13.04%) Linux
11 6 (13.04%) Banking
12 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (10.87%) LAN
12 5 (10.87%) WAN
12 5 (10.87%) SMTP
12 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
12 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
12 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
12 5 (10.87%) Financial Institution
12 5 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (10.87%) Firewall
13 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
13 4 (8.70%) Degree
14 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
14 3 (6.52%) VMware
14 3 (6.52%) Retail
14 3 (6.52%) Zachman Framework

Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
1 1 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) LAN
1 5 (10.87%) WAN
1 5 (10.87%) SMTP
1 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
1 5 (10.87%) Firewall
2 1 (2.17%) LDAP
2 1 (2.17%) DNS
2 1 (2.17%) SSL
2 1 (2.17%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) OLTP
3 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.17%) Big Data
3 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
General
1 20 (43.48%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Banking
3 5 (10.87%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.52%) Retail
5 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.17%) French Language
6 1 (2.17%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) JSP
1 2 (4.35%) XML
1 2 (4.35%) LAMP
2 1 (2.17%) JSON
2 1 (2.17%) RESTful
2 1 (2.17%) REST
2 1 (2.17%) Kafka
2 1 (2.17%) XSD
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Derivative
2 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Exalogic
3 2 (4.35%) GIS
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) CESG
3 2 (4.35%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (4.35%) PKI
4 1 (2.17%) Life Science
4 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Technical Architecture
2 17 (36.96%) SOA
3 16 (34.78%) CRM
4 14 (30.43%) Mentoring
5 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
6 5 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (6.52%) MODAF
8 3 (6.52%) Zachman Framework
8 3 (6.52%) TOGAF
8 3 (6.52%) ERP
8 3 (6.52%) ITIL
8 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.35%) SABSA
9 2 (4.35%) UML
9 2 (4.35%) B2B
9 2 (4.35%) Information Security
9 2 (4.35%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (45.65%) Java
2 2 (4.35%) C
2 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.17%) C#
3 1 (2.17%) Perl
3 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.17%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) Python
3 1 (2.17%) Ruby
3 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.17%) Scala
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%) CISSP
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.17%) CCNA
3 1 (2.17%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.35%) COBIT
1 2 (4.35%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Nagios
1 2 (4.35%) Ganglia
1 2 (4.35%) Munin
1 2 (4.35%) collectd
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (52.17%) Pega
2 8 (17.39%) Oracle
2 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) VMware
4 2 (4.35%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco
5 1 (2.17%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.17%) Dell
5 1 (2.17%) EMC
5 1 (2.17%) Avaya
5 1 (2.17%) NetApp
5 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.17%) Sophos
5 1 (2.17%) IronPort
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Bonus, Discounts, Health, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + car & bonus
Posted: 14 days ago