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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 49 37 44
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 1085 1304 1219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.93% 5.91% 5.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.18% 6.23% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 765 929 896
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
20949 20937 21739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.14% 94.84% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16726 17083 18800
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 24 November 2014.

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 24 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
(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 +3 416 £70,000 +3.70% 38
Surrey -16 223 £62,500 -10.71% 24
Hampshire -24 174 £65,000 - 34
Buckinghamshire -21 83 £60,000 -7.69% 6
Oxfordshire +29 77 £60,000 - 7
Middlesex +11 29 £63,750 -15.00% 1
West Sussex -22 28 £55,000 +3.28% 3
East Sussex -25 18 £52,500 -11.57%
Kent -35 15 £67,500 +3.84% 2
Sussex +4 3 £43,500 -24.34%
Thames Valley +1 2 £65,000 -56.66%
Home Counties +7 1 - -
M4 Corridor -4 1 £65,000 -17.46%
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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.

1 416 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 374 (17.59%) TOGAF
3 351 (16.51%) Security Cleared
4 321 (15.10%) Oracle
5 320 (15.05%) Finance
6 313 (14.72%) Windows
7 277 (13.03%) Agile Software Development
8 274 (12.89%) ITIL
9 270 (12.70%) SC Cleared
10 269 (12.65%) VMware
11 265 (12.46%) Telecoms
12 260 (12.23%) SQL Server
13 259 (12.18%) SOA
14 257 (12.09%) Cisco
15 247 (11.62%) Java
16 234 (11.01%) Degree
17 232 (10.91%) .NET
18 206 (9.69%) Enterprise Architecture
19 183 (8.61%) SQL
20 177 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
21 170 (8.00%) MS Excel
22 168 (7.90%) SharePoint
22 168 (7.90%) SAP
23 166 (7.81%) CRM
24 161 (7.57%) Stakeholder Management
25 158 (7.43%) Linux
26 157 (7.38%) Web Services
27 155 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
28 153 (7.20%) HTML
29 149 (7.01%) Project Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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
1 168 (7.90%) SharePoint
2 84 (3.95%) BizTalk Server
3 59 (2.78%) IIS
4 54 (2.54%) MS Exchange
5 48 (2.26%) WebLogic
6 37 (1.74%) Apache
7 33 (1.55%) WebSphere
8 29 (1.36%) Tomcat
8 29 (1.36%) JBoss
9 26 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
9 26 (1.22%) Oracle Service Bus
9 26 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
10 25 (1.18%) CMS
11 24 (1.13%) Lync
12 23 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
12 23 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
12 23 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
13 22 (1.03%) SAS
14 20 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
15 18 (0.85%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 170 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 49 (2.30%) MS Visio
3 27 (1.27%) MS Office
4 17 (0.80%) OmniGraffle
5 13 (0.61%) MS Project
6 11 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
7 10 (0.47%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.38%) AutoCAD
8 8 (0.38%) SPSS
9 7 (0.33%) InfoPath
10 5 (0.24%) TargetLink
11 4 (0.19%) Fireworks
12 3 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.047%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 26 (1.22%) Oracle Applications
2 25 (1.18%) SAP SCM
3 22 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
4 21 (0.99%) Oracle ERP
5 20 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
6 19 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
7 17 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
8 12 (0.56%) Maximo
9 10 (0.47%) SAP BPC
10 9 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 7 (0.33%) SAP ERP
12 6 (0.28%) SAP SEM
12 6 (0.28%) CSG Singleview
13 5 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
13 5 (0.24%) SAP HCM
13 5 (0.24%) Cordys
14 4 (0.19%) Oracle BRM
14 4 (0.19%) SAP GRC
14 4 (0.19%) Oracle ASCP
14 4 (0.19%) Compiere
Cloud Services
1 61 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (2.63%) Office 365
3 50 (2.35%) IaaS
4 49 (2.30%) SaaS
5 29 (1.36%) PaaS
6 28 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
7 25 (1.18%) IBM Blueworks
8 22 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
10 9 (0.42%) Force.com
11 7 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.33%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.14%) GitHub
13 1 (0.047%) Terremark
13 1 (0.047%) Heroku
13 1 (0.047%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 126 (5.93%) Firewall
2 112 (5.27%) SAN
3 80 (3.76%) Internet
4 78 (3.67%) Network Security
5 73 (3.43%) MPLS
5 73 (3.43%) WAN
6 66 (3.10%) LAN
7 60 (2.82%) Wireless
8 58 (2.73%) Cisco Nexus
9 53 (2.49%) BGP
10 38 (1.79%) HTTP
10 38 (1.79%) DNS
11 35 (1.65%) Broadband
12 33 (1.55%) OSPF
13 27 (1.27%) VoIP
14 26 (1.22%) 3G
15 24 (1.13%) IPv6
16 22 (1.03%) VPN
16 22 (1.03%) LDAP
16 22 (1.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (12.23%) SQL Server
2 66 (3.10%) MySQL
3 63 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
4 62 (2.92%) Oracle Database
5 45 (2.12%) Big Data
6 43 (2.02%) Relational Database
7 34 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
8 29 (1.36%) RDBMS
9 26 (1.22%) Hadoop
10 25 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
10 25 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 23 (1.08%) DB2
12 21 (0.99%) SAP BW
13 18 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
14 16 (0.75%) NoSQL
15 15 (0.71%) OLAP
15 15 (0.71%) Oracle OLAP
16 14 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
16 14 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 14 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 32 (1.51%) Git (software)
2 30 (1.41%) Axure RP
3 26 (1.22%) Visual Studio
4 21 (0.99%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 18 (0.85%) Mockito
5 18 (0.85%) Maven
5 18 (0.85%) Selenium
6 16 (0.75%) Eclipse
7 14 (0.66%) Subversion
8 11 (0.52%) Dreamweaver
9 10 (0.47%) NUnit
9 10 (0.47%) JIRA
10 6 (0.28%) YourKit
11 5 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (0.24%) Ant
12 4 (0.19%) JUnit
12 4 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (0.19%) PhantomJS
12 4 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (0.19%) Jasmine
General
1 320 (15.05%) Finance
2 265 (12.46%) Telecoms
3 146 (6.87%) Retail
4 130 (6.11%) Marketing
5 62 (2.92%) Banking
6 53 (2.49%) Legal
7 51 (2.40%) Billing
8 46 (2.16%) Manufacturing
9 30 (1.41%) Back Office
10 20 (0.94%) Electronics
10 20 (0.94%) Automotive
11 18 (0.85%) Advertising
12 17 (0.80%) Law
13 12 (0.56%) Aerospace
14 11 (0.52%) Military
14 11 (0.52%) Investment Banking
14 11 (0.52%) Interactive Media
15 10 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
16 9 (0.42%) Local Government
17 8 (0.38%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (10.91%) .NET
2 157 (7.38%) Web Services
3 153 (7.20%) HTML
4 116 (5.46%) CSS
5 102 (4.80%) ASP.NET
6 91 (4.28%) Middleware
7 87 (4.09%) XML
8 78 (3.67%) J2EE
8 78 (3.67%) jQuery
9 59 (2.78%) Spring
10 52 (2.45%) Java EE
11 33 (1.55%) HTML5
12 30 (1.41%) Oracle Fusion
12 30 (1.41%) SOAP
13 29 (1.36%) JSP
14 25 (1.18%) XSLT
15 22 (1.03%) REST
15 22 (1.03%) JSON
16 20 (0.94%) .NET Framework
17 19 (0.89%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 155 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (3.86%) User Experience
3 79 (3.72%) Computer Science
4 70 (3.29%) Management Information System
5 56 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 40 (1.88%) Taxonomies
7 38 (1.79%) Open Source
8 36 (1.69%) Data Integration
8 36 (1.69%) PKI
9 34 (1.60%) CESG
9 34 (1.60%) Smartphone
10 32 (1.51%) Mobile App
11 30 (1.41%) RMADS
11 30 (1.41%) Client/Server
12 25 (1.18%) N-Tier
13 24 (1.13%) Credit Risk
14 22 (1.03%) Replication
15 21 (0.99%) Mathematics
16 18 (0.85%) iPad
17 16 (0.75%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 313 (14.72%) Windows
2 158 (7.43%) Linux
3 98 (4.61%) UNIX
4 66 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (2.07%) Solaris
6 31 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (1.13%) AIX
9 18 (0.85%) Windows 7
10 17 (0.80%) Android
11 13 (0.61%) Windows 8
12 8 (0.38%) HPUX
13 7 (0.33%) CentOS
13 7 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (0.28%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.24%) Windows 2000
15 5 (0.24%) SUSE
16 4 (0.19%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 374 (17.59%) TOGAF
2 277 (13.03%) Agile Software Development
3 274 (12.89%) ITIL
4 259 (12.18%) SOA
5 206 (9.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 166 (7.81%) CRM
7 161 (7.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 149 (7.01%) Project Management
9 146 (6.87%) Mentoring
10 134 (6.30%) Business Intelligence
11 123 (5.79%) Scrum
12 120 (5.64%) Data Modelling
13 111 (5.22%) Migration
14 110 (5.17%) Business Development
15 109 (5.13%) Security Architecture
16 108 (5.08%) Risk Management
16 108 (5.08%) UML
17 105 (4.94%) E-Commerce
17 105 (4.94%) ERP
18 95 (4.47%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 247 (11.62%) Java
2 183 (8.61%) SQL
3 137 (6.44%) JavaScript
4 110 (5.17%) C#
5 47 (2.21%) C
6 32 (1.51%) PHP
7 30 (1.41%) T-SQL
8 28 (1.32%) C++
9 11 (0.52%) PL/SQL
9 11 (0.52%) VB.NET
10 10 (0.47%) Python
11 9 (0.42%) VB
12 6 (0.28%) VBScript
12 6 (0.28%) Ruby
13 5 (0.24%) Perl
13 5 (0.24%) Embedded C
14 3 (0.14%) VB6
14 3 (0.14%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.14%) Scala
14 3 (0.14%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 351 (16.51%) Security Cleared
2 270 (12.70%) SC Cleared
3 234 (11.01%) Degree
4 132 (6.21%) Cisco Certification
5 124 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 95 (4.47%) MCSE
7 92 (4.33%) CCIE
8 74 (3.48%) CISSP
9 70 (3.29%) CCNP
10 54 (2.54%) DV Cleared
11 53 (2.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 33 (1.55%) MCITP
13 26 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
14 25 (1.18%) CCDP
15 23 (1.08%) VTSP
16 22 (1.03%) MCTS
17 21 (0.99%) CISM
18 20 (0.94%) CCNA
19 19 (0.89%) CCA
20 17 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (2.49%) QA
2 43 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (1.32%) COBIT
4 25 (1.18%) ISO 9001
5 23 (1.08%) SLA
6 15 (0.71%) JSP 440
7 7 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.28%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.14%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.14%) WAI
10 2 (0.094%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.047%) COSO
11 1 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.047%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 177 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 142 (6.68%) Hyper-V
3 128 (6.02%) Active Directory
4 51 (2.40%) XenApp
5 47 (2.21%) Forefront TMG
6 42 (1.98%) XenDesktop
7 39 (1.83%) UAG
7 39 (1.83%) vSphere
8 36 (1.69%) vCloud
9 34 (1.60%) ISA Server
10 18 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
11 16 (0.75%) Terminal Services
12 15 (0.71%) VMware ESX
13 7 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
14 6 (0.28%) XenServer
14 6 (0.28%) ProxySG
15 5 (0.24%) Squid
15 5 (0.24%) Apache Flume
15 5 (0.24%) KVM
15 5 (0.24%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 51 (2.40%) SCOM
2 44 (2.07%) SCCM
3 17 (0.80%) Tivoli
4 12 (0.56%) XenMobile
5 11 (0.52%) Puppet
6 9 (0.42%) Data Guard
7 7 (0.33%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (0.28%) Windows Intune
8 6 (0.28%) FortiGate
8 6 (0.28%) SCOrch
9 5 (0.24%) CA Spectrum
9 5 (0.24%) Cisco UCCE
10 4 (0.19%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 4 (0.19%) NetBackup
10 4 (0.19%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 3 (0.14%) Netcool
11 3 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 416 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 321 (15.10%) Oracle
3 269 (12.65%) VMware
4 257 (12.09%) Cisco
5 168 (7.90%) SAP
6 129 (6.07%) IBM
7 118 (5.55%) HP
7 118 (5.55%) Citrix
8 111 (5.22%) Juniper
9 89 (4.19%) F5
10 66 (3.10%) NetApp
10 66 (3.10%) EMC
11 42 (1.98%) Cognos
12 41 (1.93%) Red Hat
13 36 (1.69%) Brocade
13 36 (1.69%) Fujitsu
14 34 (1.60%) webMethods
15 32 (1.51%) Sitecore
16 29 (1.36%) Sun
17 27 (1.27%) CheckPoint
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 - 80000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Feedback Ferret Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 44,900 - 61,200 + Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - Pension, Life, Health plan and 25 days hols
Posted: Yesterday
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £450 - £58000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Capita
Salary: Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + share scheme,
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago