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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 53 42 43
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 1041 1137 1175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.60% 5.23% 5.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.86% 5.50% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 690 792 879
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,300 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £61,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +2.50%
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
21430 20664 21850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 95.08% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16859 17053 18653
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 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -3 368 £70,000 +3.70% 38
Hampshire -11 217 £62,500 - 22
Surrey -24 180 £65,000 +4.00% 18
Oxfordshire +30 77 £67,500 +1.88% 7
West Sussex +5 68 £45,000 -14.28% 4
Buckinghamshire -22 68 £67,500 +3.84% 7
Middlesex +8 18 £70,000 +9.80% 1
East Sussex -16 18 £55,000 -8.33% 4
Kent -20 10 £55,000 -21.42%
Thames Valley -7 3 £57,500 -11.53%
Home Counties +6 1 - -
Sussex +3 1 £70,000 +7.69%
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 414 (19.45%) Security Cleared
2 406 (19.07%) Microsoft
3 365 (17.14%) Finance
4 334 (15.69%) Oracle
5 308 (14.47%) TOGAF
6 292 (13.72%) .NET
7 285 (13.39%) SC Cleared
8 280 (13.15%) Telecoms
9 274 (12.87%) SOA
10 272 (12.78%) Windows
11 264 (12.40%) Degree
12 251 (11.79%) ITIL
12 251 (11.79%) VMware
13 247 (11.60%) SQL Server
14 241 (11.32%) Java
15 207 (9.72%) SQL
16 198 (9.30%) Enterprise Architecture
17 193 (9.07%) MS Excel
18 186 (8.74%) VMware Infrastructure
19 184 (8.64%) Web Services
20 178 (8.36%) SharePoint
21 177 (8.31%) Cisco
22 163 (7.66%) CRM
23 157 (7.37%) HTML
24 155 (7.28%) SAP
25 151 (7.09%) Business Intelligence
26 149 (7.00%) Project Management
27 142 (6.67%) Linux
28 137 (6.43%) Risk Management
29 132 (6.20%) UML

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 178 (8.36%) SharePoint
2 79 (3.71%) BizTalk Server
3 75 (3.52%) IIS
4 46 (2.16%) WebSphere
5 44 (2.07%) MS Exchange
6 39 (1.83%) WebLogic
7 32 (1.50%) Oracle Service Bus
8 28 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 23 (1.08%) Lync
10 21 (0.99%) Tomcat
11 20 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
12 19 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
12 19 (0.89%) Apache
13 18 (0.85%) NetWeaver
14 17 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
15 16 (0.75%) SAS
15 16 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
16 13 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
16 13 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
16 13 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 193 (9.07%) MS Excel
2 51 (2.40%) MS Visio
3 34 (1.60%) OmniGraffle
4 17 (0.80%) Photoshop
4 17 (0.80%) MS Office
4 17 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
5 16 (0.75%) MS Project
6 11 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (0.38%) AutoCAD
7 8 (0.38%) SPSS
8 4 (0.19%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.047%) FastStats
10 1 (0.047%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 33 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (1.36%) Oracle EBS
3 28 (1.32%) Oracle Applications
4 26 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
5 24 (1.13%) SAP SCM
6 16 (0.75%) Maximo
6 16 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
6 16 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
7 10 (0.47%) SAP HR
8 7 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 6 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
9 6 (0.28%) SAP ERP
9 6 (0.28%) Google Analytics
9 6 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
9 6 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
10 5 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
10 5 (0.23%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 5 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
10 5 (0.23%) Oracle iProcurement
10 5 (0.23%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 44 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (1.93%) IaaS
3 37 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
4 34 (1.60%) SaaS
5 32 (1.50%) Office 365
6 29 (1.36%) PaaS
7 19 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
8 14 (0.66%) IBM Blueworks
9 10 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (0.47%) Amazon S3
10 9 (0.42%) Force.com
11 5 (0.23%) Heroku
12 3 (0.14%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.094%) Google Apps
13 2 (0.094%) SuccessFactors
14 1 (0.047%) GitHub
14 1 (0.047%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 113 (5.31%) SAN
2 83 (3.90%) Firewall
2 83 (3.90%) Internet
3 57 (2.68%) WAN
4 56 (2.63%) Network Security
5 54 (2.54%) Broadband
6 51 (2.40%) LAN
7 48 (2.25%) DNS
8 41 (1.93%) Wireless
9 37 (1.74%) HTTP
10 36 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
11 29 (1.36%) 3G
12 25 (1.17%) MPLS
13 24 (1.13%) DHCP
14 22 (1.03%) VoIP
15 19 (0.89%) 4G
15 19 (0.89%) NAS
16 18 (0.85%) IPv6
17 17 (0.80%) Unified Communications
17 17 (0.80%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (11.60%) SQL Server
2 105 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
3 75 (3.52%) Oracle Database
3 75 (3.52%) Big Data
4 68 (3.19%) MySQL
5 52 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 52 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 42 (1.97%) Hadoop
7 35 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
8 33 (1.55%) RDBMS
9 32 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 26 (1.22%) NoSQL
11 25 (1.17%) DB2
12 24 (1.13%) Oracle ODI
13 23 (1.08%) Data Mining
14 22 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 21 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
16 19 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
17 15 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 15 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 28 (1.32%) Git (software)
2 26 (1.22%) Dreamweaver
3 22 (1.03%) Visual Studio
4 20 (0.94%) Maven
4 20 (0.94%) Axure RP
5 19 (0.89%) Eclipse
6 11 (0.52%) Subversion
7 10 (0.47%) NUnit
8 9 (0.42%) PhantomJS
8 9 (0.42%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 9 (0.42%) ERwin
9 8 (0.38%) Selenium
9 8 (0.38%) Mockito
10 7 (0.33%) Jasmine
10 7 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (0.28%) ReSharper
11 6 (0.28%) Fiddler
11 6 (0.28%) YourKit
12 5 (0.23%) Rational Rose
General
1 365 (17.14%) Finance
2 280 (13.15%) Telecoms
3 106 (4.98%) Marketing
4 90 (4.23%) Retail
5 62 (2.91%) Legal
6 56 (2.63%) Billing
7 40 (1.88%) Banking
8 39 (1.83%) Manufacturing
9 33 (1.55%) Back Office
10 26 (1.22%) Law
11 20 (0.94%) Interactive Media
12 16 (0.75%) Military
13 14 (0.66%) Electronics
13 14 (0.66%) Advertising
14 6 (0.28%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.28%) Local Government
15 5 (0.23%) General Ledger
15 5 (0.23%) Automotive
16 4 (0.19%) Publishing
16 4 (0.19%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 292 (13.72%) .NET
2 184 (8.64%) Web Services
3 157 (7.37%) HTML
4 114 (5.35%) ASP.NET
5 113 (5.31%) CSS
6 93 (4.37%) XML
7 84 (3.95%) Middleware
8 80 (3.76%) J2EE
9 61 (2.87%) jQuery
10 47 (2.21%) Spring
11 45 (2.11%) .NET Framework
12 41 (1.93%) Oracle Fusion
13 37 (1.74%) SOAP
14 33 (1.55%) XSLT
15 30 (1.41%) HTML5
16 27 (1.27%) Java EE
17 25 (1.17%) REST
18 20 (0.94%) WCF
19 19 (0.89%) JSP
20 17 (0.80%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 92 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
2 78 (3.66%) Management Information System
3 70 (3.29%) Computer Science
4 53 (2.49%) Smartphone
5 44 (2.07%) PKI
6 41 (1.93%) RMADS
7 34 (1.60%) CESG
8 28 (1.32%) Open Source
9 26 (1.22%) Clustering
10 23 (1.08%) N-Tier
10 23 (1.08%) Replication
10 23 (1.08%) Taxonomies
11 22 (1.03%) Visualisation
11 22 (1.03%) Mainframe
12 21 (0.99%) Mobile App
13 18 (0.85%) Data Integration
14 17 (0.80%) GIS
15 14 (0.66%) Client/Server
15 14 (0.66%) Mathematics
16 13 (0.61%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 272 (12.78%) Windows
2 142 (6.67%) Linux
3 102 (4.79%) UNIX
4 52 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (1.97%) Solaris
6 28 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (1.22%) Windows 7
8 16 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (0.70%) Windows 8
10 12 (0.56%) SUSE
10 12 (0.56%) AIX
11 10 (0.47%) Android
12 9 (0.42%) Mac OS X
13 7 (0.33%) CentOS
13 7 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
13 7 (0.33%) HPUX
13 7 (0.33%) Debian
14 4 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (14.47%) TOGAF
2 274 (12.87%) SOA
3 251 (11.79%) ITIL
4 198 (9.30%) Enterprise Architecture
5 163 (7.66%) CRM
6 151 (7.09%) Business Intelligence
7 149 (7.00%) Project Management
8 137 (6.43%) Risk Management
9 132 (6.20%) UML
10 128 (6.01%) Data Modelling
11 121 (5.68%) Technical Architecture
12 119 (5.59%) Security Architecture
13 115 (5.40%) Agile Software Development
13 115 (5.40%) E-Commerce
14 109 (5.12%) Stakeholder Management
15 108 (5.07%) Migration
16 106 (4.98%) Business Development
17 93 (4.37%) ERP
18 87 (4.09%) Business Analysis
19 84 (3.95%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 241 (11.32%) Java
2 207 (9.72%) SQL
3 123 (5.78%) JavaScript
4 115 (5.40%) C#
5 36 (1.69%) PHP
6 31 (1.46%) T-SQL
7 23 (1.08%) C++
8 21 (0.99%) C
8 21 (0.99%) PL/SQL
9 15 (0.70%) VB.NET
10 11 (0.52%) Ruby
11 9 (0.42%) VB
12 8 (0.38%) Python
12 8 (0.38%) PowerShell
13 6 (0.28%) Shell Script
13 6 (0.28%) TypeScript
14 5 (0.23%) PHP5
15 4 (0.19%) VBA
15 4 (0.19%) XPath
16 3 (0.14%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 414 (19.45%) Security Cleared
2 285 (13.39%) SC Cleared
3 264 (12.40%) Degree
4 102 (4.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 87 (4.09%) Cisco Certification
6 63 (2.96%) MCSE
7 60 (2.82%) DV Cleared
8 47 (2.21%) CISSP
9 45 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 43 (2.02%) CCIE
11 42 (1.97%) CCNP
12 34 (1.60%) MCITP
13 28 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
14 21 (0.99%) CISM
15 20 (0.94%) CCNA
16 19 (0.89%) MCTS
17 17 (0.80%) HP MASE
17 17 (0.80%) Citrix Certification
18 16 (0.75%) ISEB
19 14 (0.66%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (3.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (1.55%) QA
3 29 (1.36%) ISO 9001
4 28 (1.32%) JSP 440
5 27 (1.27%) COBIT
6 19 (0.89%) PCI DSS
7 16 (0.75%) SLA
8 12 (0.56%) Data Quality
9 9 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 8 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.19%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.047%) WAI
12 1 (0.047%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 186 (8.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 121 (5.68%) Hyper-V
3 118 (5.54%) Active Directory
4 39 (1.83%) XenApp
5 28 (1.32%) vSphere
6 27 (1.27%) Forefront TMG
7 26 (1.22%) vCloud
8 25 (1.17%) XenDesktop
9 20 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
9 20 (0.94%) UAG
10 17 (0.80%) Terminal Services
11 14 (0.66%) VMware ESX
12 13 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
13 11 (0.52%) ISA Server
14 9 (0.42%) RHEV
14 9 (0.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 6 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 6 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
16 5 (0.23%) VMware Server
17 4 (0.19%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 58 (2.72%) SCOM
2 51 (2.40%) SCCM
3 30 (1.41%) Tivoli
4 14 (0.66%) CA Spectrum
5 12 (0.56%) Puppet
5 12 (0.56%) Data Guard
6 9 (0.42%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 6 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (0.23%) XenMobile
9 4 (0.19%) Cobbler
10 3 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Management
10 3 (0.14%) WSUS
10 3 (0.14%) MOM
10 3 (0.14%) Netcool
10 3 (0.14%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.14%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.094%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.094%) ARCserve
11 2 (0.094%) SCVMM
11 2 (0.094%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 406 (19.07%) Microsoft
2 334 (15.69%) Oracle
3 251 (11.79%) VMware
4 177 (8.31%) Cisco
5 155 (7.28%) SAP
6 98 (4.60%) Citrix
7 93 (4.37%) HP
8 89 (4.18%) Juniper
9 79 (3.71%) IBM
10 55 (2.58%) F5
11 53 (2.49%) EMC
12 50 (2.35%) Red Hat
13 41 (1.93%) Fujitsu
14 38 (1.78%) Adobe
14 38 (1.78%) CA
15 34 (1.60%) NetApp
16 32 (1.50%) Cognos
17 27 (1.27%) Huawei
18 26 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
19 22 (1.03%) Sitecore
Reading, Berkshire
Citrus Global Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: 60,000 to £75,000 + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Pa
Posted: 8 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 9 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus, car, other benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + £20K Bonus + Car + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Romsey, Hampshire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £58000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + (Potentially higher)
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum to £100k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago