The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 49 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 1079 1177 1104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.76% 5.27% 4.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.02% 5.54% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 729 897 851
Average salary £65,000 £63,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.76% +5.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21497 21228 22267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.74% 95.00% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 17327 17581 19021
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Architect
England

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -5 345 £69,500 -0.71% 42
Surrey -22 202 £62,500 +4.16% 24
Hampshire -9 198 £65,000 +8.33% 23
Buckinghamshire -19 103 £61,250 -5.76% 8
West Sussex +15 86 £45,000 -18.55% 6
Oxfordshire +7 61 £65,500 +0.76% 5
Kent -8 32 £54,250 -9.58% 3
East Sussex -6 20 £56,000 +30.85%
Middlesex -1 12 £72,500 +20.83% 2
Sussex +5 4 £58,750 -9.61%
M4 Corridor +4 1 - -
Thames Valley -8 1 £57,500 -11.53%
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 463 (20.32%) Microsoft
2 420 (18.43%) Security Cleared
3 393 (17.24%) Finance
4 392 (17.20%) Oracle
5 336 (14.74%) .NET
6 322 (14.13%) TOGAF
7 298 (13.08%) Java
8 293 (12.86%) SOA
9 286 (12.55%) Degree
10 283 (12.42%) SQL Server
11 276 (12.11%) Telecoms
12 275 (12.07%) SC Cleared
13 273 (11.98%) Windows
14 265 (11.63%) SQL
15 253 (11.10%) VMware
16 250 (10.97%) ITIL
17 220 (9.65%) Enterprise Architecture
18 213 (9.35%) Web Services
19 209 (9.17%) MS Excel
20 203 (8.91%) SAP
21 195 (8.56%) VMware Infrastructure
22 192 (8.42%) SharePoint
23 184 (8.07%) CRM
24 178 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
25 167 (7.33%) Project Management
26 159 (6.98%) HTML
27 149 (6.54%) Risk Management
28 148 (6.49%) Technical Architecture
29 146 (6.41%) Linux
30 144 (6.32%) UML

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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
1 192 (8.42%) SharePoint
2 95 (4.17%) IIS
3 84 (3.69%) BizTalk Server
4 60 (2.63%) WebSphere
5 50 (2.19%) WebLogic
6 47 (2.06%) MS Exchange
7 44 (1.93%) Lync
8 31 (1.36%) Oracle Service Bus
9 29 (1.27%) NetWeaver
10 28 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 27 (1.18%) Tomcat
12 22 (0.97%) Apache
13 20 (0.88%) SAS
14 19 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
15 18 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
16 17 (0.75%) MQSeries
17 15 (0.66%) CMS
17 15 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
18 14 (0.61%) FileNet
19 13 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 209 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 46 (2.02%) MS Visio
3 32 (1.40%) OmniGraffle
4 20 (0.88%) Photoshop
5 19 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
6 18 (0.79%) MS Office
7 14 (0.61%) MS Project
8 9 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (0.22%) SPSS
9 5 (0.22%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.18%) InfoPath
11 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.044%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 52 (2.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 42 (1.84%) Oracle EBS
3 27 (1.18%) SAP SCM
3 27 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
4 23 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
5 16 (0.70%) SAP HR
5 16 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
6 15 (0.66%) Maximo
7 13 (0.57%) SAP CO
7 13 (0.57%) SAP FI
7 13 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
8 11 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
9 9 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
9 9 (0.39%) SAP BPC
10 8 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
11 6 (0.26%) Google Analytics
11 6 (0.26%) SAP ERP
11 6 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 6 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
11 6 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 42 (1.84%) IaaS
2 38 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
3 36 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (1.54%) SaaS
5 29 (1.27%) PaaS
6 26 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
7 24 (1.05%) Office 365
8 9 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (0.39%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.31%) Force.com
9 7 (0.31%) Heroku
10 6 (0.26%) IBM Blueworks
11 3 (0.13%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.088%) SuccessFactors
12 2 (0.088%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.044%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 103 (4.52%) SAN
2 76 (3.33%) WAN
3 69 (3.03%) LAN
4 66 (2.90%) Internet
4 66 (2.90%) Firewall
5 47 (2.06%) Network Security
5 47 (2.06%) DNS
6 37 (1.62%) Broadband
6 37 (1.62%) HTTP
7 31 (1.36%) DHCP
8 25 (1.10%) Wireless
9 24 (1.05%) Cisco Nexus
10 20 (0.88%) IPv6
10 20 (0.88%) LDAP
11 18 (0.79%) 3G
12 16 (0.70%) VoIP
12 16 (0.70%) NAS
12 16 (0.70%) Multicast
13 15 (0.66%) TCP/IP
14 14 (0.61%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 283 (12.42%) SQL Server
2 116 (5.09%) Data Warehouse
3 91 (3.99%) MySQL
4 87 (3.82%) Oracle Database
5 79 (3.47%) Big Data
6 69 (3.03%) Relational Database
7 58 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
8 53 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 49 (2.15%) Hadoop
10 41 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
11 36 (1.58%) RDBMS
12 35 (1.54%) NoSQL
13 34 (1.49%) DB2
14 31 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 28 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 27 (1.18%) Data Mining
17 24 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
18 23 (1.01%) Oracle ODI
19 22 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
20 19 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (1.40%) Git (software)
2 29 (1.27%) Visual Studio
3 28 (1.23%) Eclipse
4 26 (1.14%) Maven
4 26 (1.14%) Axure RP
5 20 (0.88%) ERwin
5 20 (0.88%) Dreamweaver
6 11 (0.48%) WebLogic Workshop
6 11 (0.48%) Subversion
6 11 (0.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 11 (0.48%) YourKit
7 10 (0.44%) NUnit
7 10 (0.44%) Selenium
8 9 (0.39%) PhantomJS
9 8 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (0.35%) JIRA
10 7 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (0.31%) Rational Rose
10 7 (0.31%) Jasmine
11 6 (0.26%) Fiddler
General
1 393 (17.24%) Finance
2 276 (12.11%) Telecoms
3 101 (4.43%) Retail
4 95 (4.17%) Marketing
5 66 (2.90%) Legal
6 61 (2.68%) Billing
7 42 (1.84%) Manufacturing
8 31 (1.36%) Banking
9 23 (1.01%) Law
10 22 (0.97%) Advertising
10 22 (0.97%) Back Office
11 14 (0.61%) Military
12 13 (0.57%) Interactive Media
13 8 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.31%) Electronics
15 5 (0.22%) Publishing
15 5 (0.22%) Games
15 5 (0.22%) General Ledger
15 5 (0.22%) Local Government
16 3 (0.13%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 336 (14.74%) .NET
2 213 (9.35%) Web Services
3 159 (6.98%) HTML
4 121 (5.31%) ASP.NET
4 121 (5.31%) XML
5 106 (4.65%) Middleware
5 106 (4.65%) CSS
6 97 (4.26%) J2EE
7 60 (2.63%) jQuery
8 57 (2.50%) Spring
8 57 (2.50%) .NET Framework
9 51 (2.24%) SOAP
10 48 (2.11%) HTML5
11 45 (1.97%) XSLT
12 44 (1.93%) REST
12 44 (1.93%) Oracle Fusion
13 42 (1.84%) Java EE
14 32 (1.40%) WCF
15 29 (1.27%) SAP Basis
16 21 (0.92%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 126 (5.53%) Enterprise Software
2 90 (3.95%) Management Information System
3 53 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 48 (2.11%) PKI
5 41 (1.80%) RMADS
6 33 (1.45%) Smartphone
6 33 (1.45%) Clustering
7 31 (1.36%) CESG
8 30 (1.32%) N-Tier
9 28 (1.23%) Visualisation
10 27 (1.18%) Mainframe
10 27 (1.18%) Mobile App
11 24 (1.05%) Replication
12 22 (0.97%) Open Source
13 19 (0.83%) IPTV
13 19 (0.83%) GIS
14 17 (0.75%) Data Integration
15 13 (0.57%) Video on Demand
15 13 (0.57%) Taxonomies
16 12 (0.53%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 273 (11.98%) Windows
2 146 (6.41%) Linux
3 98 (4.30%) UNIX
4 46 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (1.49%) Solaris
6 29 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (1.18%) Windows 7
9 16 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (0.66%) Windows 8
11 10 (0.44%) SUSE
11 10 (0.44%) AIX
12 9 (0.39%) Apple iOS
13 8 (0.35%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.31%) Debian
15 6 (0.26%) CentOS
15 6 (0.26%) HPUX
15 6 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (0.22%) Android
17 4 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (14.13%) TOGAF
2 293 (12.86%) SOA
3 250 (10.97%) ITIL
4 220 (9.65%) Enterprise Architecture
5 184 (8.07%) CRM
6 178 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
7 167 (7.33%) Project Management
8 149 (6.54%) Risk Management
9 148 (6.49%) Technical Architecture
10 144 (6.32%) UML
11 138 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
12 129 (5.66%) Data Modelling
13 123 (5.40%) Security Architecture
14 116 (5.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 116 (5.09%) Business Development
15 103 (4.52%) Migration
15 103 (4.52%) E-Commerce
16 92 (4.04%) ERP
17 83 (3.64%) Zachman Framework
17 83 (3.64%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 298 (13.08%) Java
2 265 (11.63%) SQL
3 137 (6.01%) C#
4 129 (5.66%) JavaScript
5 38 (1.67%) T-SQL
6 37 (1.62%) PHP
7 26 (1.14%) PL/SQL
7 26 (1.14%) C++
8 14 (0.61%) C
8 14 (0.61%) Ruby
9 13 (0.57%) VB.NET
9 13 (0.57%) Python
10 12 (0.53%) PowerShell
11 8 (0.35%) PHP5
11 8 (0.35%) VB
12 7 (0.31%) Objective-C
12 7 (0.31%) Perl
13 6 (0.26%) Shell Script
13 6 (0.26%) TypeScript
14 4 (0.18%) XPath
Qualifications
1 420 (18.43%) Security Cleared
2 286 (12.55%) Degree
3 275 (12.07%) SC Cleared
4 100 (4.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 74 (3.25%) DV Cleared
6 64 (2.81%) Cisco Certification
7 60 (2.63%) MCSE
8 46 (2.02%) CISSP
9 42 (1.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 32 (1.40%) CCNP
10 32 (1.40%) MCITP
11 30 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
12 25 (1.10%) CISM
12 25 (1.10%) CCIE
13 19 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
14 18 (0.79%) MCTS
15 17 (0.75%) HP MASE
16 16 (0.70%) CCIA
16 16 (0.70%) CCNA
17 14 (0.61%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (3.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 37 (1.62%) COBIT
3 35 (1.54%) ISO 9001
4 28 (1.23%) QA
5 25 (1.10%) JSP 440
6 20 (0.88%) PCI DSS
7 17 (0.75%) SLA
8 12 (0.53%) Data Quality
9 10 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 8 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.18%) ISO 9000
12 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.044%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.044%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 195 (8.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 134 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 107 (4.70%) Hyper-V
4 47 (2.06%) XenApp
5 30 (1.32%) XenDesktop
5 30 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
6 20 (0.88%) vSphere
7 19 (0.83%) vCloud
8 17 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
8 17 (0.75%) Terminal Services
9 15 (0.66%) VMware ESX
10 13 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
10 13 (0.57%) UAG
11 9 (0.39%) RHEV
11 9 (0.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 6 (0.26%) SAP ITS
12 6 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (0.22%) VMware Server
13 5 (0.22%) Xen
13 5 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 68 (2.98%) SCOM
2 63 (2.76%) SCCM
3 28 (1.23%) Tivoli
4 16 (0.70%) CA Spectrum
5 12 (0.53%) Data Guard
6 11 (0.48%) Puppet
7 9 (0.39%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 8 (0.35%) XenMobile
9 7 (0.31%) NetBackup
10 6 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (0.18%) Backup Exec
11 4 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (0.18%) Cobbler
12 3 (0.13%) MOM
12 3 (0.13%) WSUS
12 3 (0.13%) ARCserve
12 3 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
12 3 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Management
13 2 (0.088%) Netcool
Vendors
1 463 (20.32%) Microsoft
2 392 (17.20%) Oracle
3 253 (11.10%) VMware
4 203 (8.91%) SAP
5 144 (6.32%) Cisco
6 110 (4.83%) Citrix
7 89 (3.91%) HP
8 78 (3.42%) IBM
9 58 (2.54%) Juniper
10 53 (2.33%) Fujitsu
11 49 (2.15%) Red Hat
12 47 (2.06%) EMC
13 46 (2.02%) CA
14 41 (1.80%) F5
15 31 (1.36%) Cognos
16 30 (1.32%) Business Objects
17 28 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
18 26 (1.14%) Adobe
19 24 (1.05%) Siebel
19 24 (1.05%) TIBCO
Worthing, West Sussex
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: 60,000 to £70,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Mason Frank International
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Vitamin T
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Resource On Demand Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £67000 - £75000 per annum + £6K Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + (Potentially higher)
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Steria
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago