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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 59 51 49
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 869 1081 1159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.48% 5.04% 4.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.63% 5.20% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 683 778 783
Average salary £69,250 £67,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.59% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,500 £85,000 £81,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.43%
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
18752 20804 22607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.77% 96.97% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15967 16668 18038
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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 -8 276 £70,000 - 24
Surrey -32 151 £72,500 +7.40% 18
Hampshire -6 131 £67,500 +8.00% 14
Oxfordshire +19 113 £55,000 -8.33% 14
Buckinghamshire +2 79 £70,000 - 6
West Sussex -4 45 £65,000 +23.80% 3
Kent +5 22 £70,000 +7.69% 1
Home Counties +8 13 £67,500 -32.50%
East Sussex -3 12 £65,000 -7.14%
Middlesex +6 9 £68,750 -21.42%
Sussex +7 1 £75,000 +85.18%
Thames Valley - 1 £53,000 -
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 434 (23.57%) TOGAF
2 403 (21.89%) Microsoft
3 375 (20.37%) Finance
4 324 (17.60%) Oracle
5 312 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
6 289 (15.70%) Java
6 289 (15.70%) Enterprise Architecture
7 266 (14.45%) SQL Server
8 248 (13.47%) Presales
9 224 (12.17%) Telecoms
10 214 (11.62%) Microsoft Azure
11 213 (11.57%) Degree
11 213 (11.57%) SQL
12 201 (10.92%) VMware
13 197 (10.70%) Web Services
14 195 (10.59%) Security Cleared
15 191 (10.37%) Windows
16 186 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
17 182 (9.89%) SAP
18 178 (9.67%) .NET
18 178 (9.67%) Cisco
19 176 (9.56%) MS Excel
20 170 (9.23%) SOA
21 167 (9.07%) ITIL
22 164 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
23 158 (8.58%) Technical Architecture
24 157 (8.53%) Linux
25 156 (8.47%) Data Centre
26 146 (7.93%) JavaScript
27 145 (7.88%) SDLC

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 63 (3.42%) SharePoint
2 47 (2.55%) OpenStack
3 40 (2.17%) WebSphere
4 37 (2.01%) Skype for Business
5 34 (1.85%) IIS
6 28 (1.52%) CMS
7 26 (1.41%) WebLogic
8 25 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
9 24 (1.30%) Apache
10 23 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
10 23 (1.25%) NetWeaver
11 21 (1.14%) JBoss
12 20 (1.09%) MS Exchange
13 19 (1.03%) Tomcat
14 16 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
15 14 (0.76%) Node.js
16 12 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
17 11 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
17 11 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 9 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 176 (9.56%) MS Excel
2 30 (1.63%) MS Office
3 11 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.22%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.22%) SPSS
6 1 (0.054%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.054%) MS Project
6 1 (0.054%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.054%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
4 14 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
4 14 (0.76%) SAP GRC
4 14 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 13 (0.71%) SAP SCM
6 7 (0.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 7 (0.38%) SAP ERP
7 4 (0.22%) Magento
7 4 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
8 3 (0.16%) Eloqua
8 3 (0.16%) FastStats
8 3 (0.16%) SAP BPC
8 3 (0.16%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.16%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 214 (11.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 132 (7.17%) Amazon AWS
3 106 (5.76%) SaaS
4 69 (3.75%) Office 365
5 56 (3.04%) IaaS
6 47 (2.55%) PaaS
7 29 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 4 (0.22%) Heroku
9 4 (0.22%) SoftLayer
10 3 (0.16%) Boomi
10 3 (0.16%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.16%) iPaaS
11 2 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.11%) GitHub
11 2 (0.11%) Route 53
11 2 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 139 (7.55%) Firewall
2 123 (6.68%) WAN
3 114 (6.19%) LAN
4 81 (4.40%) SAN
5 63 (3.42%) Internet
6 61 (3.31%) MPLS
7 50 (2.72%) DNS
8 47 (2.55%) Network Security
9 45 (2.44%) VPN
10 36 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
11 30 (1.63%) Cisco Nexus
12 29 (1.58%) NAS
12 29 (1.58%) OSPF
13 28 (1.52%) Wireless
14 27 (1.47%) SSL
14 27 (1.47%) VoIP
15 24 (1.30%) TCP/IP
16 23 (1.25%) 4G
16 23 (1.25%) Skype
17 21 (1.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (14.45%) SQL Server
2 139 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
3 88 (4.78%) Big Data
4 63 (3.42%) MySQL
5 60 (3.26%) NoSQL
6 59 (3.20%) BusinessObjects
7 55 (2.99%) DB2
7 55 (2.99%) Oracle Database
7 55 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 46 (2.50%) SAP HANA
8 46 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 44 (2.39%) MongoDB
9 44 (2.39%) Relational Database
10 42 (2.28%) Hadoop
11 36 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 33 (1.79%) Data Mining
13 31 (1.68%) RDBMS
14 30 (1.63%) DataStage
15 25 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
16 22 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (1.09%) JUnit
2 19 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (0.98%) Subversion
4 17 (0.92%) JIRA
5 16 (0.87%) Git (software)
6 14 (0.76%) Visual Studio
7 12 (0.65%) Ant
7 12 (0.65%) TeamCity
8 11 (0.60%) ERwin
9 10 (0.54%) Maven
10 8 (0.43%) Axure RP
11 7 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
12 6 (0.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 6 (0.33%) Log4j
12 6 (0.33%) NUnit
13 5 (0.27%) Jenkins
14 4 (0.22%) FindBugs
14 4 (0.22%) Gradle
14 4 (0.22%) NetBeans
14 4 (0.22%) sqlmap
General
1 375 (20.37%) Finance
2 224 (12.17%) Telecoms
3 137 (7.44%) Retail
4 77 (4.18%) Marketing
5 67 (3.64%) Banking
6 58 (3.15%) Publishing
7 52 (2.82%) Manufacturing
8 34 (1.85%) Legal
9 28 (1.52%) Billing
10 25 (1.36%) Electronics
11 22 (1.20%) Automotive
12 17 (0.92%) Front Office
13 16 (0.87%) Advertising
14 13 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
15 12 (0.65%) Military
16 11 (0.60%) Aerospace
17 9 (0.49%) Investment Banking
18 6 (0.33%) Law
19 5 (0.27%) Back Office
19 5 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (10.70%) Web Services
2 178 (9.67%) .NET
3 127 (6.90%) HTML
4 123 (6.68%) XML
5 108 (5.87%) Middleware
6 93 (5.05%) J2EE
7 84 (4.56%) CSS
8 77 (4.18%) SOAP
9 67 (3.64%) REST
10 62 (3.37%) ASP.NET
11 56 (3.04%) jQuery
12 50 (2.72%) Spring
13 41 (2.23%) JSON
14 39 (2.12%) RESTful
15 38 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC
16 37 (2.01%) EJB
17 36 (1.96%) HTML5
18 33 (1.79%) Ajax
19 29 (1.58%) AngularJS
20 26 (1.41%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 186 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
2 156 (8.47%) Data Centre
3 102 (5.54%) Management Information System
4 99 (5.38%) Enterprise Software
5 70 (3.80%) Computer Science
6 59 (3.20%) Mobile App
7 51 (2.77%) Hybrid Cloud
8 43 (2.34%) Clustering
9 39 (2.12%) Private Cloud
9 39 (2.12%) Public Cloud
10 28 (1.52%) Internet of Things
10 28 (1.52%) Replication
11 27 (1.47%) Data Integration
11 27 (1.47%) User Experience
12 26 (1.41%) Algorithms
13 19 (1.03%) Data Structures
13 19 (1.03%) Visualisation
14 17 (0.92%) Driving Licence
15 16 (0.87%) Mathematics
16 15 (0.81%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 191 (10.37%) Windows
2 157 (8.53%) Linux
3 88 (4.78%) Unix
4 77 (4.18%) Windows Server
5 27 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (1.20%) Windows 7
8 21 (1.14%) Solaris
8 21 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (1.03%) Windows 10
11 15 (0.81%) Android
12 13 (0.71%) CentOS
13 12 (0.65%) SUSE
14 11 (0.60%) Windows NT
15 10 (0.54%) Windows XP
16 8 (0.43%) Windows 8
17 7 (0.38%) Apple iOS
18 5 (0.27%) AIX
18 5 (0.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 434 (23.57%) TOGAF
2 312 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
3 289 (15.70%) Enterprise Architecture
4 248 (13.47%) Presales
5 170 (9.23%) SOA
6 167 (9.07%) ITIL
7 164 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
8 158 (8.58%) Technical Architecture
9 145 (7.88%) SDLC
10 132 (7.17%) Data Modelling
10 132 (7.17%) Mentoring
11 123 (6.68%) Migration
12 121 (6.57%) CRM
12 121 (6.57%) E-Commerce
12 121 (6.57%) Stakeholder Management
13 105 (5.70%) ERP
14 102 (5.54%) Data Architecture
14 102 (5.54%) Scrum
15 99 (5.38%) Project Management
16 88 (4.78%) UML
Programming Languages
1 289 (15.70%) Java
2 213 (11.57%) SQL
3 146 (7.93%) JavaScript
4 126 (6.84%) C#
5 82 (4.45%) C
6 58 (3.15%) C++
7 38 (2.06%) Python
8 30 (1.63%) PowerShell
9 29 (1.58%) PHP
10 27 (1.47%) T-SQL
11 18 (0.98%) Perl
11 18 (0.98%) Ruby
12 17 (0.92%) VB
13 10 (0.54%) Bash Shell
13 10 (0.54%) XPath
14 9 (0.49%) VBScript
15 8 (0.43%) PL/SQL
16 7 (0.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 7 (0.38%) Shell Script
16 7 (0.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 213 (11.57%) Degree
2 195 (10.59%) Security Cleared
3 141 (7.66%) SC Cleared
4 96 (5.21%) Cisco Certification
5 69 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 60 (3.26%) CCIE
7 54 (2.93%) CCNP
8 48 (2.61%) MCSE
9 40 (2.17%) CISSP
10 39 (2.12%) CCNA
11 29 (1.58%) CCDP
11 29 (1.58%) DV Cleared
12 19 (1.03%) CCDA
13 18 (0.98%) CITP
14 17 (0.92%) CCSA
14 17 (0.92%) CCSE
14 17 (0.92%) CISM
14 17 (0.92%) MCSD
15 16 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
16 15 (0.81%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (5.38%) QA
2 66 (3.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 39 (2.12%) PCI DSS
4 26 (1.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 23 (1.25%) SLA
6 15 (0.81%) Data Quality
7 14 (0.76%) COBIT
8 9 (0.49%) ISO 9001
9 8 (0.43%) HIPAA
9 8 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.27%) ISAE 3402
10 5 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 7816
10 5 (0.27%) ISO27005
11 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.11%) AIFMD
12 2 (0.11%) ISO22301
13 1 (0.054%) HL7
13 1 (0.054%) JSP 440
13 1 (0.054%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 126 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 93 (5.05%) Active Directory
3 69 (3.75%) Hyper-V
4 45 (2.44%) vSphere
5 19 (1.03%) vCloud
6 18 (0.98%) VMware ESX
7 11 (0.60%) XenApp
7 11 (0.60%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.16%) Firmware
9 3 (0.16%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.16%) XenServer
10 2 (0.11%) Docker
10 2 (0.11%) KVM
10 2 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.054%) Ceph
11 1 (0.054%) Corosync
11 1 (0.054%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.054%) Squid
11 1 (0.054%) UAG
Systems Management
1 44 (2.39%) SCCM
2 23 (1.25%) Puppet
3 22 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (0.76%) SCOM
5 13 (0.71%) Hyperic
6 11 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 9 (0.49%) SCVMM
8 7 (0.38%) CFEngine
8 7 (0.38%) SCSM
9 6 (0.33%) SCDPM
10 5 (0.27%) vRealize
11 4 (0.22%) HP Fortify
11 4 (0.22%) Nagios
11 4 (0.22%) Nessus
11 4 (0.22%) XenMobile
12 3 (0.16%) Ansible
12 3 (0.16%) SCOrch
12 3 (0.16%) StatsD
13 2 (0.11%) Kibana
13 2 (0.11%) logstash
Vendors
1 403 (21.89%) Microsoft
2 324 (17.60%) Oracle
3 201 (10.92%) VMware
4 182 (9.89%) SAP
5 178 (9.67%) Cisco
6 105 (5.70%) IBM
7 101 (5.49%) HP
8 85 (4.62%) Citrix
9 68 (3.69%) NetApp
10 55 (2.99%) CheckPoint
11 51 (2.77%) EMC
12 44 (2.39%) Juniper
13 41 (2.23%) F5
14 37 (2.01%) Red Hat
15 36 (1.96%) Sitecore
16 33 (1.79%) Cognos
17 28 (1.52%) Dell
17 28 (1.52%) Teradata
18 23 (1.25%) hybris
18 23 (1.25%) Palo Alto
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: Unspecified Excellent negotiable salary plus variable plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: Unspecified Excellent negotiable salary plus variable plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
NCC Group
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
South East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 15 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Pontoon
Salary: Bonus + Shares + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Comtecs
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum To £54k + Car + Bonus + Extensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary and Package
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £82000 per annum + Comprehensive Package + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: £Attractive Base plus Bonus, 28 days hols, pension sheme, share scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: £Attractive Base plus Bonus, 28 days hols, pension sheme, share scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum 10% Bonus, Pension, Gym, Life Assurance, Flexi
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 80,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £68K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Package
Posted: 3 days ago