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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 49 46 46
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 1013 1154 1141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.86% 5.19% 5.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.12% 5.48% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 743 773 790
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
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
19802 21077 20877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.06% 94.76% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16016 16715 17405
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 27 March 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 27 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
(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 +3 375 £70,000 +7.69% 30
Surrey -3 216 £70,000 +7.69% 18
Hampshire -12 156 £65,000 +8.33% 20
Oxfordshire +29 107 £60,000 -13.04% 14
Buckinghamshire +2 91 £67,000 -7.58% 9
East Sussex -10 34 £72,500 +31.81% 1
West Sussex -14 22 £60,000 -17.24% 7
Middlesex +7 13 £75,000 +11.11% 2
Kent +6 10 £57,750 -18.37% 1
Home Counties 0 1 £100,000 +48.14%
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 360 (18.27%) Oracle
2 345 (17.51%) Finance
3 332 (16.85%) Microsoft
4 328 (16.65%) TOGAF
5 314 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
6 265 (13.45%) Windows
7 263 (13.35%) Java
8 252 (12.79%) Cisco
9 244 (12.39%) VMware
10 236 (11.98%) SQL Server
10 236 (11.98%) ITIL
11 229 (11.62%) SOA
12 218 (11.07%) Degree
13 215 (10.91%) .NET
14 213 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
15 207 (10.51%) SQL
16 198 (10.05%) Security Cleared
17 176 (8.93%) JavaScript
18 175 (8.88%) IBM
18 175 (8.88%) Technical Architecture
19 174 (8.83%) Retail
20 172 (8.73%) Telecoms
21 171 (8.68%) HTML
22 168 (8.53%) Business Intelligence
23 166 (8.43%) SC Cleared
24 165 (8.38%) Linux
25 162 (8.22%) Project Management
26 154 (7.82%) VMware Infrastructure
27 152 (7.72%) C#
28 151 (7.66%) CRM

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 128 (6.50%) SharePoint
2 48 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
3 46 (2.34%) CMS
4 45 (2.28%) WebSphere
5 41 (2.08%) WebLogic
5 41 (2.08%) JBoss
5 41 (2.08%) Lync
6 40 (2.03%) SAS
7 37 (1.88%) MS Exchange
8 36 (1.83%) Apache
9 29 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
10 27 (1.37%) IIS
11 26 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
12 23 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
13 22 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
14 21 (1.07%) OpenStack
15 17 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
16 16 (0.81%) Tomcat
17 14 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
18 13 (0.66%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 128 (6.50%) MS Excel
2 42 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 28 (1.42%) MS Office
4 16 (0.81%) SPSS
5 12 (0.61%) OmniGraffle
6 11 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (0.36%) MS Project
8 5 (0.25%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.20%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.15%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.051%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 29 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
2 24 (1.22%) SAP SCM
2 24 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
3 19 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
4 15 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
5 13 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
6 11 (0.56%) SAP ERP
7 8 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 7 (0.36%) SAP BPC
9 6 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
10 5 (0.25%) Oracle BRM
11 4 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
11 4 (0.20%) SAP SEM
12 3 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
13 2 (0.10%) SAP CRM
13 2 (0.10%) SAP MDM
13 2 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
13 2 (0.10%) SAP IS-U
14 1 (0.051%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 94 (4.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (3.10%) SaaS
3 60 (3.05%) Office 365
4 46 (2.34%) IaaS
5 32 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
6 26 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
7 23 (1.17%) PaaS
8 12 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
8 12 (0.61%) IBM Blueworks
9 6 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.30%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.25%) Yammer
11 2 (0.10%) GitHub
12 1 (0.051%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.051%) Force.com
12 1 (0.051%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 123 (6.24%) Firewall
2 113 (5.74%) WAN
3 96 (4.87%) SAN
4 84 (4.26%) LAN
5 81 (4.11%) MPLS
6 68 (3.45%) Network Security
7 48 (2.44%) Internet
8 47 (2.39%) DNS
9 46 (2.34%) TCP/IP
10 41 (2.08%) Wireless
11 35 (1.78%) BGP
12 28 (1.42%) Cisco Nexus
13 26 (1.32%) OSPF
14 23 (1.17%) Cisco ASA
15 22 (1.12%) NAS
16 21 (1.07%) DHCP
17 20 (1.02%) VPN
17 20 (1.02%) Software-Defined Networking
18 19 (0.96%) LDAP
18 19 (0.96%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (11.98%) SQL Server
2 104 (5.28%) Data Warehouse
3 69 (3.50%) MySQL
4 67 (3.40%) Big Data
5 62 (3.15%) Oracle Database
6 61 (3.10%) Relational Database
7 57 (2.89%) NoSQL
8 38 (1.93%) RDBMS
9 37 (1.88%) Hadoop
10 36 (1.83%) MongoDB
11 35 (1.78%) DB2
12 28 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
13 25 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 21 (1.07%) Data Mining
15 18 (0.91%) CouchDB
15 18 (0.91%) Oracle BI EE
16 17 (0.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 17 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
16 17 (0.86%) SAP BW
17 16 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (1.88%) Subversion
1 37 (1.88%) Git (software)
2 27 (1.37%) Axure RP
3 24 (1.22%) Visual Studio
4 21 (1.07%) Maven
5 14 (0.71%) Ant
6 13 (0.66%) ERwin
7 10 (0.51%) Eclipse
7 10 (0.51%) JIRA
8 9 (0.46%) Selenium
9 8 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (0.41%) Mockito
10 7 (0.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 7 (0.36%) Jenkins
11 4 (0.20%) ClearCase
11 4 (0.20%) JUnit
12 3 (0.15%) Toad
13 2 (0.10%) Gradle
13 2 (0.10%) ProtoShare
13 2 (0.10%) Hudson
General
1 345 (17.51%) Finance
2 174 (8.83%) Retail
3 172 (8.73%) Telecoms
4 107 (5.43%) Marketing
5 83 (4.21%) Banking
6 62 (3.15%) Manufacturing
7 38 (1.93%) Legal
7 38 (1.93%) Billing
8 27 (1.37%) Advertising
8 27 (1.37%) Automotive
9 19 (0.96%) Investment Banking
10 18 (0.91%) Back Office
11 17 (0.86%) Electronics
12 16 (0.81%) Publishing
13 14 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
14 13 (0.66%) Local Government
15 10 (0.51%) Financial Institution
16 9 (0.46%) German Language
17 7 (0.36%) French Language
18 5 (0.25%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (10.91%) .NET
2 171 (8.68%) HTML
3 141 (7.16%) XML
4 125 (6.35%) Web Services
5 110 (5.58%) CSS
6 99 (5.03%) Middleware
7 96 (4.87%) J2EE
8 92 (4.67%) jQuery
9 79 (4.01%) Spring
10 73 (3.71%) SOAP
11 68 (3.45%) ASP.NET
12 57 (2.89%) Java EE
13 55 (2.79%) JSON
14 48 (2.44%) Ajax
15 43 (2.18%) HTML5
16 41 (2.08%) REST
17 40 (2.03%) RESTful
18 36 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
19 33 (1.68%) .NET Framework
20 30 (1.52%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 124 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
2 104 (5.28%) Management Information System
3 71 (3.60%) Computer Science
4 59 (2.99%) User Experience
5 50 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
6 49 (2.49%) Data Integration
7 46 (2.34%) Open Source
8 38 (1.93%) Social Media
9 31 (1.57%) Mobile App
10 28 (1.42%) Mainframe
11 27 (1.37%) PKI
12 26 (1.32%) Taxonomies
13 23 (1.17%) Client/Server
13 23 (1.17%) Clustering
14 20 (1.02%) CESG
15 18 (0.91%) N-Tier
16 16 (0.81%) Data Structures
16 16 (0.81%) RMADS
16 16 (0.81%) Performance Metrics
17 15 (0.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 265 (13.45%) Windows
2 165 (8.38%) Linux
3 103 (5.23%) UNIX
4 62 (3.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (1.68%) AIX
7 32 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (1.37%) Windows 7
9 24 (1.22%) Solaris
10 16 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (0.66%) CentOS
12 12 (0.61%) HPUX
13 10 (0.51%) Android
14 8 (0.41%) Apple iOS
15 6 (0.30%) VMS
16 5 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (0.25%) Windows 8
17 3 (0.15%) Windows NT
17 3 (0.15%) Windows XP
18 2 (0.10%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (16.65%) TOGAF
2 314 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
3 236 (11.98%) ITIL
4 229 (11.62%) SOA
5 213 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
6 175 (8.88%) Technical Architecture
7 168 (8.53%) Business Intelligence
8 162 (8.22%) Project Management
9 151 (7.66%) CRM
10 145 (7.36%) Stakeholder Management
11 138 (7.01%) Scrum
12 128 (6.50%) Data Modelling
13 114 (5.79%) Mentoring
14 107 (5.43%) Security Architecture
15 99 (5.03%) Analytics
16 96 (4.87%) E-Commerce
17 91 (4.62%) Data Architecture
18 88 (4.47%) Business Development
19 87 (4.42%) Zachman Framework
19 87 (4.42%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 263 (13.35%) Java
2 207 (10.51%) SQL
3 176 (8.93%) JavaScript
4 152 (7.72%) C#
5 51 (2.59%) PHP
5 51 (2.59%) C
6 35 (1.78%) C++
7 29 (1.47%) Python
8 28 (1.42%) Perl
9 17 (0.86%) PowerShell
10 16 (0.81%) T-SQL
11 13 (0.66%) COBOL
11 13 (0.66%) Ruby
12 12 (0.61%) Bash Shell
13 9 (0.46%) R
13 9 (0.46%) PL/SQL
14 8 (0.41%) VB
14 8 (0.41%) Scala
15 5 (0.25%) VB6
15 5 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 218 (11.07%) Degree
2 198 (10.05%) Security Cleared
3 166 (8.43%) SC Cleared
4 100 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
5 83 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 83 (4.21%) CISSP
6 70 (3.55%) MCSE
7 57 (2.89%) DV Cleared
8 56 (2.84%) CCNP
9 54 (2.74%) CCIE
10 34 (1.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 29 (1.47%) CCNA
12 28 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
12 28 (1.42%) CISM
13 23 (1.17%) MCP
14 21 (1.07%) CCDP
15 12 (0.61%) MCSA
16 11 (0.56%) MCITP
16 11 (0.56%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
17 10 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (2.59%) QA
2 48 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 39 (1.98%) COBIT
4 25 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 22 (1.12%) SLA
6 20 (1.02%) PCI DSS
7 17 (0.86%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.30%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.25%) Solvency II
10 4 (0.20%) JSP 440
11 2 (0.10%) WAI
11 2 (0.10%) COSO
System Software
1 154 (7.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 88 (4.47%) Active Directory
3 87 (4.42%) Hyper-V
4 27 (1.37%) XenApp
5 25 (1.27%) vSphere
6 23 (1.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 21 (1.07%) Terminal Services
8 20 (1.02%) XenDesktop
8 20 (1.02%) vCloud
9 18 (0.91%) UAG
9 18 (0.91%) Forefront TMG
10 16 (0.81%) VMware ESX
11 15 (0.76%) ISA Server
12 12 (0.61%) Squid
13 10 (0.51%) XenServer
14 7 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 7 (0.36%) KVM
15 6 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
16 5 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 5 (0.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 47 (2.39%) SCCM
2 22 (1.12%) Puppet
3 16 (0.81%) SCOM
3 16 (0.81%) Legato
4 12 (0.61%) Tivoli
5 10 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 7 (0.36%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 7 (0.36%) Windows Intune
7 6 (0.30%) Backup Exec
7 6 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (0.25%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.25%) ARCserve
8 5 (0.25%) FortiGate
9 4 (0.20%) Data Guard
9 4 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.20%) Netcool
10 3 (0.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 3 (0.15%) Nagios
10 3 (0.15%) OpenView
10 3 (0.15%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 360 (18.27%) Oracle
2 332 (16.85%) Microsoft
3 252 (12.79%) Cisco
4 244 (12.39%) VMware
5 175 (8.88%) IBM
6 134 (6.80%) HP
7 127 (6.45%) SAP
8 99 (5.03%) Citrix
9 90 (4.57%) Juniper
10 60 (3.05%) NetApp
11 53 (2.69%) EMC
12 48 (2.44%) F5
13 41 (2.08%) CheckPoint
14 40 (2.03%) Business Objects
15 38 (1.93%) Red Hat
16 36 (1.83%) 3PAR
17 35 (1.78%) Cognos
18 34 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
19 31 (1.57%) Dell
19 31 (1.57%) Sitecore
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Circu £70k plus 15% variable plus be
Posted: 19 hours ago
Surrey
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + exceptional benefits package!!!
Posted: 19 hours ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000-£100,000 + excellent package
Posted: 19 hours ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65K- £90K plus competitive package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70k - 80k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £51000 per annum + Package dependant on level
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Profit Share + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Cielo Talent - Nice
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Bonus 15%, healthcare, pension....
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Attractive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K basic + 5K Car Allow + 20% bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago