The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 48 45 43
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 1086 1186 1217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.04% 4.94% 5.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.30% 5.22% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 784 801 861
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £63,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,350 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20474 22730 21338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.99% 94.74% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16495 18160 17670
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,866 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the South East region.

Architect Salary Trend in the South East

Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in the South East

Architect
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 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
(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
Berkshire +9 414 £70,000 +7.69% 26
Surrey -4 236 £67,500 +3.84% 19
Hampshire -14 172 £62,500 +4.16% 24
Buckinghamshire +2 101 £67,250 -3.92% 11
Oxfordshire +30 93 £60,000 -13.04% 9
West Sussex -7 33 £52,500 -27.58% 3
East Sussex -9 29 £75,000 +36.36% 5
Middlesex +13 14 £87,500 +25.00% 1
Kent +3 8 £63,200 -11.60% 3
Sussex +1 1 £40,500 - 1
Home Counties +1 1 £100,000 +48.14%
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited 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 Architect in their job title.

1 377 (19.34%) Finance
2 361 (18.52%) Oracle
3 343 (17.60%) Microsoft
4 342 (17.55%) Agile Software Development
5 303 (15.55%) TOGAF
6 259 (13.29%) Windows
7 258 (13.24%) Java
8 246 (12.62%) Cisco
9 238 (12.21%) SQL Server
10 229 (11.75%) VMware
11 227 (11.65%) ITIL
12 226 (11.60%) Degree
13 224 (11.49%) .NET
14 223 (11.44%) SOA
15 218 (11.19%) Enterprise Architecture
16 202 (10.36%) SQL
17 195 (10.01%) Security Cleared
18 173 (8.88%) Technical Architecture
18 173 (8.88%) HTML
18 173 (8.88%) Telecoms
19 171 (8.77%) JavaScript
20 169 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
21 161 (8.26%) SC Cleared
21 161 (8.26%) C#
22 159 (8.16%) Project Management
23 158 (8.11%) IBM
24 155 (7.95%) CRM
25 153 (7.85%) Linux
26 152 (7.80%) Retail
27 145 (7.44%) Scrum

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 127 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 49 (2.51%) WebSphere
3 43 (2.21%) BizTalk Server
4 42 (2.15%) CMS
5 41 (2.10%) Lync
6 39 (2.00%) WebLogic
6 39 (2.00%) JBoss
7 36 (1.85%) MS Exchange
7 36 (1.85%) SAS
8 34 (1.74%) Apache
9 30 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
10 26 (1.33%) Oracle Service Bus
10 26 (1.33%) IIS
11 22 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
11 22 (1.13%) OpenStack
12 20 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
13 17 (0.87%) SharePoint Foundation
14 16 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
15 14 (0.72%) Node.js
16 13 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 139 (7.13%) MS Excel
2 44 (2.26%) MS Visio
3 28 (1.44%) MS Office
4 15 (0.77%) SPSS
5 14 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.72%) OmniGraffle
6 8 (0.41%) MS Project
7 6 (0.31%) PowerPivot
8 5 (0.26%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.21%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.10%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 29 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
2 26 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 25 (1.28%) Oracle BPM
4 24 (1.23%) SAP SCM
5 13 (0.67%) SAP ERP
6 12 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
7 10 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
7 10 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.26%) Oracle BRM
9 5 (0.26%) Primavera
10 4 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
11 3 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
11 3 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
12 2 (0.10%) SAP BPC
12 2 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
12 2 (0.10%) SAP IS-U
12 2 (0.10%) Teamcenter
12 2 (0.10%) SAP CRM
13 1 (0.051%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 95 (4.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
3 64 (3.28%) Office 365
4 56 (2.87%) SaaS
5 40 (2.05%) IaaS
6 38 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
7 21 (1.08%) PaaS
8 13 (0.67%) SuccessFactors
9 11 (0.56%) IBM Blueworks
9 11 (0.56%) Mimecast
10 6 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.31%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.26%) Yammer
12 1 (0.051%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.051%) Boomi
12 1 (0.051%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 118 (6.05%) WAN
1 118 (6.05%) Firewall
2 89 (4.57%) LAN
3 80 (4.10%) SAN
4 71 (3.64%) MPLS
5 67 (3.44%) Network Security
6 52 (2.67%) Internet
6 52 (2.67%) DNS
7 48 (2.46%) TCP/IP
8 42 (2.15%) Wireless
9 27 (1.39%) NAS
10 25 (1.28%) Cisco Nexus
10 25 (1.28%) BGP
10 25 (1.28%) DHCP
11 24 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
12 23 (1.18%) VPN
13 21 (1.08%) SSL
13 21 (1.08%) LDAP
14 20 (1.03%) OSPF
15 17 (0.87%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (12.21%) SQL Server
2 107 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
3 71 (3.64%) Big Data
4 67 (3.44%) Oracle Database
4 67 (3.44%) MySQL
5 59 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 55 (2.82%) NoSQL
7 39 (2.00%) RDBMS
8 38 (1.95%) MongoDB
8 38 (1.95%) Hadoop
9 34 (1.74%) DB2
10 33 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
11 22 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 22 (1.13%) Data Mining
12 19 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
13 18 (0.92%) CouchDB
13 18 (0.92%) Oracle BI EE
14 16 (0.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 16 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 41 (2.10%) Subversion
2 36 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 25 (1.28%) Maven
4 23 (1.18%) Visual Studio
5 19 (0.97%) Axure RP
6 16 (0.82%) ERwin
7 11 (0.56%) Ant
7 11 (0.56%) JIRA
7 11 (0.56%) Eclipse
8 10 (0.51%) Jenkins
9 8 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (0.31%) ClearCase
10 6 (0.31%) Selenium
11 5 (0.26%) Mockito
12 3 (0.15%) Hudson
12 3 (0.15%) Toad
12 3 (0.15%) Dreamweaver
13 2 (0.10%) Rational Rose
13 2 (0.10%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (0.10%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 377 (19.34%) Finance
2 173 (8.88%) Telecoms
3 152 (7.80%) Retail
4 107 (5.49%) Marketing
5 80 (4.10%) Banking
6 66 (3.39%) Manufacturing
7 40 (2.05%) Legal
8 39 (2.00%) Billing
9 28 (1.44%) Advertising
10 27 (1.39%) Automotive
11 17 (0.87%) Back Office
11 17 (0.87%) Electronics
12 16 (0.82%) Investment Banking
13 15 (0.77%) Local Government
13 15 (0.77%) Publishing
14 12 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
15 11 (0.56%) Financial Institution
15 11 (0.56%) German Language
16 6 (0.31%) Mandarin Language
16 6 (0.31%) Cantonese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (11.49%) .NET
2 173 (8.88%) HTML
3 133 (6.82%) XML
4 128 (6.57%) Web Services
5 101 (5.18%) CSS
6 99 (5.08%) J2EE
7 90 (4.62%) Middleware
8 86 (4.41%) jQuery
9 80 (4.10%) Spring
10 75 (3.85%) ASP.NET
11 73 (3.75%) SOAP
12 57 (2.92%) JSON
13 53 (2.72%) Java EE
14 49 (2.51%) Ajax
14 49 (2.51%) HTML5
15 44 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC
16 41 (2.10%) REST
16 41 (2.10%) RESTful
17 34 (1.74%) AngularJS
18 33 (1.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 124 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
2 100 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 80 (4.10%) Computer Science
4 58 (2.98%) Open Source
4 58 (2.98%) User Experience
5 51 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
6 45 (2.31%) Social Media
7 41 (2.10%) Data Integration
8 32 (1.64%) Mobile App
9 29 (1.49%) PKI
10 28 (1.44%) Mainframe
11 27 (1.39%) Clustering
12 22 (1.13%) N-Tier
13 21 (1.08%) Taxonomies
14 19 (0.97%) Client/Server
14 19 (0.97%) Data Structures
15 17 (0.87%) CESG
16 16 (0.82%) RMADS
16 16 (0.82%) Public Cloud
16 16 (0.82%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 259 (13.29%) Windows
2 153 (7.85%) Linux
3 95 (4.87%) UNIX
4 58 (2.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (1.85%) Windows 7
6 34 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 28 (1.44%) AIX
9 21 (1.08%) Solaris
10 20 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (0.72%) CentOS
12 12 (0.62%) HPUX
13 8 (0.41%) Android
13 8 (0.41%) Apple iOS
13 8 (0.41%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.31%) VMS
14 6 (0.31%) Windows NT
15 5 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.10%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.10%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 342 (17.55%) Agile Software Development
2 303 (15.55%) TOGAF
3 227 (11.65%) ITIL
4 223 (11.44%) SOA
5 218 (11.19%) Enterprise Architecture
6 173 (8.88%) Technical Architecture
7 169 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
8 159 (8.16%) Project Management
9 155 (7.95%) CRM
10 145 (7.44%) Scrum
11 133 (6.82%) Data Modelling
12 118 (6.05%) Stakeholder Management
13 112 (5.75%) Mentoring
14 108 (5.54%) Security Architecture
15 101 (5.18%) Data Architecture
16 100 (5.13%) Analytics
17 97 (4.98%) E-Commerce
18 94 (4.82%) Capacity Planning
19 92 (4.72%) Business Development
20 83 (4.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 258 (13.24%) Java
2 202 (10.36%) SQL
3 171 (8.77%) JavaScript
4 161 (8.26%) C#
5 53 (2.72%) C
6 50 (2.57%) PHP
7 31 (1.59%) C++
8 30 (1.54%) Perl
9 26 (1.33%) Python
10 20 (1.03%) PowerShell
11 14 (0.72%) COBOL
12 13 (0.67%) T-SQL
12 13 (0.67%) Ruby
13 12 (0.62%) Bash Shell
14 10 (0.51%) PL/SQL
15 9 (0.46%) R
16 8 (0.41%) VB
17 6 (0.31%) Scala
18 5 (0.26%) XPath
18 5 (0.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 226 (11.60%) Degree
2 195 (10.01%) Security Cleared
3 161 (8.26%) SC Cleared
4 98 (5.03%) Cisco Certification
5 82 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 73 (3.75%) CISSP
6 73 (3.75%) MCSE
7 59 (3.03%) CCNP
8 52 (2.67%) DV Cleared
9 46 (2.36%) CCIE
10 29 (1.49%) CCNA
10 29 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 28 (1.44%) CISM
12 26 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
13 23 (1.18%) MCP
14 20 (1.03%) CCDP
15 14 (0.72%) MCITP
16 12 (0.62%) CCDA
17 11 (0.56%) IBM Certification
18 10 (0.51%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (2.51%) COBIT
2 46 (2.36%) QA
3 45 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 32 (1.64%) SLA
5 31 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 26 (1.33%) ISO 9001
6 26 (1.33%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.31%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.26%) Solvency II
9 4 (0.21%) JSP 440
10 2 (0.10%) COSO
11 1 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 138 (7.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 88 (4.52%) Active Directory
3 70 (3.59%) Hyper-V
4 29 (1.49%) vSphere
5 24 (1.23%) Terminal Services
5 24 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
6 21 (1.08%) XenApp
6 21 (1.08%) vCloud
7 18 (0.92%) VMware ESX
8 16 (0.82%) XenDesktop
9 12 (0.62%) Squid
9 12 (0.62%) XenServer
10 10 (0.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 8 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
12 7 (0.36%) UAG
12 7 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
13 5 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 5 (0.26%) ISA Server
14 4 (0.21%) Firmware
14 4 (0.21%) NFS
Systems Management
1 42 (2.15%) SCCM
2 22 (1.13%) Legato
2 22 (1.13%) Puppet
3 12 (0.62%) Tivoli
4 11 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 10 (0.51%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 7 (0.36%) SCOM
7 6 (0.31%) Windows Intune
7 6 (0.31%) FortiGate
8 5 (0.26%) ARCserve
8 5 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (0.26%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.26%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (0.15%) WSUS
9 3 (0.15%) Data Guard
9 3 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.15%) Netcool
9 3 (0.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 3 (0.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 361 (18.52%) Oracle
2 343 (17.60%) Microsoft
3 246 (12.62%) Cisco
4 229 (11.75%) VMware
5 158 (8.11%) IBM
6 117 (6.00%) SAP
7 115 (5.90%) HP
8 91 (4.67%) Citrix
9 89 (4.57%) Juniper
10 66 (3.39%) NetApp
11 53 (2.72%) EMC
12 41 (2.10%) Business Objects
12 41 (2.10%) CheckPoint
13 38 (1.95%) Red Hat
14 35 (1.80%) 3PAR
14 35 (1.80%) F5
15 34 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
15 34 (1.74%) CommVault
16 31 (1.59%) Sitecore
17 28 (1.44%) Cognos
Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: circa £80K, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £100K plus bonus and Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Avance Consulting (Europe) Limited
Salary: No Constraint for right candidate
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vertex I.T. Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60k - £70k per annum + £12k bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Ashdown Group
Salary: benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Enorth Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Enorth Staffing
Salary: £6000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £75000 - £80000 Per Annum Excellent benefits + car allowance
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 60,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70k - 80k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Modis
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Unspecified plus corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago