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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 49 50 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 958 1072 1261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.70% 4.68% 5.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.93% 4.93% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 706 738 934
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £63,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £63,600 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+2.58% +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
19413 21740 21368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.33% 94.86% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15730 17645 17702
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 £62,750 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +6 322 £70,000 +7.69% 25
Surrey +14 236 £65,000 - 39
Hampshire -14 150 £60,000 -7.69% 14
Buckinghamshire -8 103 £70,000 +7.69% 7
West Sussex 0 51 £60,000 -4.00% 3
Oxfordshire +16 40 £57,500 -16.66% 4
East Sussex +25 35 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Middlesex +17 18 £62,500 -12.28%
Kent -17 12 £65,000 +6.12% 4
Home Counties 0 1 - -
Sussex -1 1 £40,500 -14.73%
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 414 (21.73%) Finance
2 359 (18.85%) Oracle
3 338 (17.74%) Microsoft
4 334 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
5 298 (15.64%) TOGAF
6 270 (14.17%) Cisco
7 266 (13.96%) Windows
8 258 (13.54%) Java
9 243 (12.76%) .NET
10 239 (12.55%) Degree
11 236 (12.39%) SQL Server
12 233 (12.23%) ITIL
13 225 (11.81%) VMware
14 215 (11.29%) Enterprise Architecture
15 208 (10.92%) SOA
16 192 (10.08%) SQL
17 178 (9.34%) JavaScript
18 173 (9.08%) HTML
19 172 (9.03%) Technical Architecture
20 171 (8.98%) Telecoms
21 170 (8.92%) C#
22 161 (8.45%) CRM
22 161 (8.45%) Security Cleared
23 160 (8.40%) Retail
24 158 (8.29%) Business Intelligence
25 157 (8.24%) Project Management
26 155 (8.14%) Linux
27 152 (7.98%) WAN
28 147 (7.72%) Data Centre
29 145 (7.61%) Web Services

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
1 115 (6.04%) SharePoint
2 50 (2.62%) WebSphere
3 43 (2.26%) MS Exchange
4 39 (2.05%) CMS
5 37 (1.94%) Lync
6 35 (1.84%) IIS
7 30 (1.57%) WebLogic
8 27 (1.42%) JBoss
9 26 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
10 24 (1.26%) SAS
11 23 (1.21%) Oracle Service Bus
12 22 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
12 22 (1.15%) Apache
13 21 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
14 18 (0.94%) OpenStack
14 18 (0.94%) WebSphere Portal
14 18 (0.94%) Lotus Domino
15 17 (0.89%) IBM Connections
16 16 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
17 15 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 129 (6.77%) MS Excel
2 47 (2.47%) MS Visio
3 28 (1.47%) MS Office
4 15 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.73%) OmniGraffle
6 11 (0.58%) SPSS
6 11 (0.58%) MS Project
7 7 (0.37%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.21%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.10%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 32 (1.68%) Oracle EBS
2 25 (1.31%) SAP SCM
3 24 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 22 (1.15%) Oracle BPM
5 18 (0.94%) SAP ERP
6 10 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
8 7 (0.37%) Primavera
9 6 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
10 5 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
11 4 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
11 4 (0.21%) Oracle BRM
11 4 (0.21%) Teamcenter
12 3 (0.16%) SAP MDM
13 2 (0.10%) SAP IS-U
13 2 (0.10%) SAP CRM
14 1 (0.052%) SAP FI/CO
14 1 (0.052%) SAP CO
14 1 (0.052%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 89 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 69 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
3 65 (3.41%) Office 365
4 54 (2.83%) SaaS
5 52 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
6 40 (2.10%) IaaS
7 26 (1.36%) PaaS
8 20 (1.05%) SuccessFactors
9 10 (0.52%) Mimecast
10 6 (0.31%) IBM Blueworks
11 5 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.26%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.26%) Yammer
12 1 (0.052%) Force.com
12 1 (0.052%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.052%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 152 (7.98%) WAN
2 133 (6.98%) LAN
3 121 (6.35%) Firewall
4 80 (4.20%) SAN
5 65 (3.41%) DNS
5 65 (3.41%) MPLS
6 60 (3.15%) TCP/IP
6 60 (3.15%) Network Security
7 55 (2.89%) Internet
8 46 (2.41%) VPN
9 42 (2.20%) Wireless
10 34 (1.78%) VoIP
11 28 (1.47%) VLAN
11 28 (1.47%) DHCP
12 27 (1.42%) NAS
13 26 (1.36%) Unified Communications
14 22 (1.15%) LDAP
14 22 (1.15%) CTI
14 22 (1.15%) OSPF
14 22 (1.15%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (12.39%) SQL Server
2 107 (5.62%) Data Warehouse
3 76 (3.99%) Big Data
4 66 (3.46%) Oracle Database
5 61 (3.20%) MySQL
6 58 (3.04%) Relational Database
7 46 (2.41%) NoSQL
8 40 (2.10%) RDBMS
9 36 (1.89%) Hadoop
9 36 (1.89%) DB2
10 33 (1.73%) Oracle Database 11g
11 32 (1.68%) MongoDB
12 30 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 28 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 20 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 20 (1.05%) Data Mining
15 18 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
16 17 (0.89%) Oracle BI EE
17 16 (0.84%) CouchDB
18 15 (0.79%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 55 (2.89%) Subversion
2 33 (1.73%) Git (software)
3 32 (1.68%) Maven
4 21 (1.10%) Visual Studio
5 18 (0.94%) ERwin
6 15 (0.79%) Axure RP
7 14 (0.73%) Jenkins
8 12 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (0.58%) Eclipse
10 10 (0.52%) Hudson
10 10 (0.52%) Ant
11 9 (0.47%) JIRA
12 6 (0.31%) ClearCase
13 5 (0.26%) Dreamweaver
14 3 (0.16%) Toad
14 3 (0.16%) Selenium
14 3 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (0.16%) SoapUI
14 3 (0.16%) LoadUI
15 2 (0.10%) Gradle
General
1 414 (21.73%) Finance
2 171 (8.98%) Telecoms
3 160 (8.40%) Retail
4 99 (5.20%) Marketing
5 67 (3.52%) Banking
5 67 (3.52%) Manufacturing
6 39 (2.05%) Billing
7 37 (1.94%) Legal
8 27 (1.42%) Automotive
9 26 (1.36%) Advertising
10 20 (1.05%) Back Office
11 16 (0.84%) Local Government
12 15 (0.79%) Publishing
12 15 (0.79%) German Language
13 14 (0.73%) Electronics
14 10 (0.52%) Investment Banking
14 10 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.37%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.31%) Mandarin Language
16 6 (0.31%) Cantonese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (12.76%) .NET
2 173 (9.08%) HTML
3 145 (7.61%) Web Services
4 139 (7.30%) XML
5 102 (5.35%) CSS
6 93 (4.88%) J2EE
7 86 (4.51%) SOAP
8 81 (4.25%) ASP.NET
8 81 (4.25%) jQuery
9 77 (4.04%) Middleware
10 72 (3.78%) Spring
11 54 (2.83%) JSON
12 53 (2.78%) REST
13 51 (2.68%) Java EE
13 51 (2.68%) HTML5
14 50 (2.62%) Ajax
15 45 (2.36%) ASP.NET MVC
16 37 (1.94%) RESTful
16 37 (1.94%) .NET Framework
17 31 (1.63%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 147 (7.72%) Data Centre
2 106 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 87 (4.57%) Computer Science
4 86 (4.51%) Management Information System
5 57 (2.99%) Social Media
6 54 (2.83%) User Experience
7 49 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
8 40 (2.10%) Mobile App
9 30 (1.57%) Mainframe
10 29 (1.52%) Data Integration
11 28 (1.47%) Clustering
12 21 (1.10%) N-Tier
12 21 (1.10%) PKI
13 20 (1.05%) Data Structures
13 20 (1.05%) Public Cloud
14 18 (0.94%) Taxonomies
15 17 (0.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 13 (0.68%) NHS
16 13 (0.68%) Visualisation
16 13 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 266 (13.96%) Windows
2 155 (8.14%) Linux
3 78 (4.09%) UNIX
4 56 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (2.15%) Windows 7
6 37 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 37 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (1.10%) AIX
8 16 (0.84%) Solaris
9 15 (0.79%) CentOS
10 12 (0.63%) Android
11 10 (0.52%) Apple iOS
12 9 (0.47%) HPUX
12 9 (0.47%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.31%) Windows NT
13 6 (0.31%) VMS
14 2 (0.10%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
2 298 (15.64%) TOGAF
3 233 (12.23%) ITIL
4 215 (11.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 208 (10.92%) SOA
6 172 (9.03%) Technical Architecture
7 161 (8.45%) CRM
8 158 (8.29%) Business Intelligence
9 157 (8.24%) Project Management
10 135 (7.09%) Scrum
11 134 (7.03%) Data Modelling
12 110 (5.77%) E-Commerce
13 101 (5.30%) Analytics
14 99 (5.20%) Stakeholder Management
15 98 (5.14%) Data Architecture
16 94 (4.93%) Security Architecture
17 91 (4.78%) MVC
18 89 (4.67%) Migration
19 87 (4.57%) Mentoring
20 86 (4.51%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 258 (13.54%) Java
2 192 (10.08%) SQL
3 178 (9.34%) JavaScript
4 170 (8.92%) C#
5 55 (2.89%) C
6 38 (1.99%) PHP
7 28 (1.47%) PowerShell
8 26 (1.36%) Perl
9 23 (1.21%) Python
10 22 (1.15%) C++
11 17 (0.89%) COBOL
12 11 (0.58%) Bash Shell
13 10 (0.52%) T-SQL
14 9 (0.47%) Ruby
14 9 (0.47%) R
15 8 (0.42%) XPath
15 8 (0.42%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.31%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.31%) XQuery
17 5 (0.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 239 (12.55%) Degree
2 161 (8.45%) Security Cleared
3 128 (6.72%) SC Cleared
4 114 (5.98%) Cisco Certification
5 81 (4.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 72 (3.78%) CCNP
7 69 (3.62%) MCSE
8 57 (2.99%) CISSP
9 48 (2.52%) CCIE
10 38 (1.99%) DV Cleared
11 35 (1.84%) CCNA
12 33 (1.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 27 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
14 24 (1.26%) CISM
14 24 (1.26%) MCP
15 19 (1.00%) CCDP
16 17 (0.89%) IBM Certification
16 17 (0.89%) MCITP
17 14 (0.73%) CCDA
18 12 (0.63%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (2.68%) QA
2 46 (2.41%) COBIT
3 39 (2.05%) PCI DSS
4 37 (1.94%) SLA
5 32 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 32 (1.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 30 (1.57%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.31%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.052%) BS15000
8 1 (0.052%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.052%) COSO
8 1 (0.052%) Solvency II
System Software
1 144 (7.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 89 (4.67%) Active Directory
3 66 (3.46%) Hyper-V
4 29 (1.52%) vSphere
5 27 (1.42%) XenApp
6 25 (1.31%) Terminal Services
6 25 (1.31%) Microsoft App-V
7 24 (1.26%) vCloud
8 20 (1.05%) VMware ESX
9 19 (1.00%) XenDesktop
10 11 (0.58%) XenServer
11 10 (0.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 7 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
13 6 (0.31%) Docker
13 6 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (0.31%) Squid
14 3 (0.16%) Firmware
14 3 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
14 3 (0.16%) UAG
15 2 (0.10%) KVM
Systems Management
1 43 (2.26%) SCCM
2 28 (1.47%) Legato
3 25 (1.31%) Puppet
4 13 (0.68%) FortiGate
5 10 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (0.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 9 (0.47%) Tivoli
6 9 (0.47%) HAProxy
7 8 (0.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (0.31%) SCOM
8 6 (0.31%) ARCserve
8 6 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (0.31%) NetBackup
8 6 (0.31%) Backup Exec
9 5 (0.26%) Windows Intune
10 4 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.16%) OpenView
11 3 (0.16%) Nagios
11 3 (0.16%) Netcool
11 3 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 359 (18.85%) Oracle
2 338 (17.74%) Microsoft
3 270 (14.17%) Cisco
4 225 (11.81%) VMware
5 142 (7.45%) IBM
6 110 (5.77%) SAP
7 108 (5.67%) HP
8 90 (4.72%) Citrix
9 86 (4.51%) Juniper
10 82 (4.30%) NetApp
11 58 (3.04%) EMC
12 45 (2.36%) CheckPoint
13 43 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
14 41 (2.15%) Red Hat
15 40 (2.10%) CommVault
16 38 (1.99%) 3PAR
17 33 (1.73%) Business Objects
18 29 (1.52%) Avaya
19 28 (1.47%) F5
20 24 (1.26%) Adobe
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Virtustream
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + £6.5k car allowance, 25% bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
East Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £70k + Car Allowance, Health, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Call to discuss on 020 8898 4567
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 75,000
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
@ITS
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Highly Competitive + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £70k + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago