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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 53 61 44
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 930 912 1130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.82% 4.37% 5.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.00% 4.50% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 737 677 770
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
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
18584 20269 19415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.42% 97.08% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15911 16523 15406
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 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 8 February 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 +12 343 £70,000 - 57
Hampshire -13 124 £65,000 -2.98% 14
Surrey -30 118 £67,500 +3.84% 28
Oxfordshire +1 114 £62,500 -3.84% 16
Buckinghamshire +14 91 £67,500 +8.00% 13
West Sussex +17 43 £67,500 +8.00% 8
East Sussex -4 21 £56,250 -6.25%
Kent +4 14 £80,000 +18.51%
Middlesex +6 11 £75,000 +17.64%
M4 Corridor +2 3 £93,750 +10.29%
Home Counties - 3 £70,000 -
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 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.

1 437 (21.90%) Finance
2 419 (21.00%) TOGAF
3 402 (20.15%) Microsoft
4 392 (19.65%) Oracle
5 333 (16.69%) SQL Server
6 325 (16.29%) Agile Software Development
7 301 (15.09%) Java
8 300 (15.04%) Enterprise Architecture
9 266 (13.33%) Degree
10 263 (13.18%) Cisco
11 259 (12.98%) SQL
12 246 (12.33%) VMware
13 242 (12.13%) Telecoms
14 239 (11.98%) SAP
14 239 (11.98%) Business Intelligence
14 239 (11.98%) Presales
15 238 (11.93%) Analytical Skills
16 221 (11.08%) Windows
17 191 (9.57%) SDLC
18 181 (9.07%) Microsoft Azure
19 180 (9.02%) Data Modelling
20 179 (8.97%) Data Centre
21 175 (8.77%) LAN
21 175 (8.77%) Web Services
22 169 (8.47%) Firewall
23 167 (8.37%) VMware Infrastructure
24 166 (8.32%) .NET
25 165 (8.27%) Data Warehouse
25 165 (8.27%) Security Cleared
26 162 (8.12%) WAN

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 75 (3.76%) SharePoint
2 43 (2.16%) OpenStack
3 37 (1.85%) NetWeaver
4 31 (1.55%) WebLogic
5 28 (1.40%) Skype for Business
6 26 (1.30%) IIS
6 26 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
7 24 (1.20%) Apache
8 22 (1.10%) MS Exchange
9 19 (0.95%) Node.js
9 19 (0.95%) WebSphere
10 17 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
10 17 (0.85%) CMS
10 17 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
10 17 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
10 17 (0.85%) Tomcat
11 16 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 15 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
13 13 (0.65%) JBoss
14 12 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 135 (6.77%) MS Excel
2 26 (1.30%) MS Office
3 22 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 15 (0.75%) SPSS
5 11 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.35%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.15%) MS Project
7 3 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.10%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.050%) Mingle
9 1 (0.050%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.25%) SAP SCM
3 21 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 20 (1.00%) SAP GRC
5 16 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
6 15 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
7 12 (0.60%) SAP ERP
7 12 (0.60%) SAP FI
7 12 (0.60%) SAP SD
8 11 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
8 11 (0.55%) SAP CO
8 11 (0.55%) SAP FI/CO
9 9 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
10 8 (0.40%) SAP MM
11 7 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
12 6 (0.30%) SAP BPC
13 5 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
13 5 (0.25%) SAP Retail
14 4 (0.20%) Eloqua
14 4 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 181 (9.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 133 (6.67%) SaaS
3 85 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
4 73 (3.66%) IaaS
5 46 (2.31%) PaaS
6 44 (2.21%) Office 365
7 24 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
8 18 (0.90%) SoftLayer
9 8 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (0.30%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (0.30%) Google Analytics
12 5 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
12 5 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 5 (0.25%) CloudFront
12 5 (0.25%) Heroku
12 5 (0.25%) Route 53
12 5 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 175 (8.77%) LAN
2 169 (8.47%) Firewall
3 162 (8.12%) WAN
4 118 (5.91%) DNS
5 102 (5.11%) SAN
6 94 (4.71%) MPLS
7 78 (3.91%) VPN
8 77 (3.86%) Internet
8 77 (3.86%) Network Security
9 54 (2.71%) VoIP
10 51 (2.56%) Unified Communications
11 48 (2.41%) TCP/IP
12 47 (2.36%) Cisco ASA
13 40 (2.01%) Cisco Nexus
14 39 (1.95%) Wireless
15 35 (1.75%) DHCP
15 35 (1.75%) OSPF
16 33 (1.65%) BGP
17 32 (1.60%) NAS
18 27 (1.35%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 333 (16.69%) SQL Server
2 165 (8.27%) Data Warehouse
3 125 (6.27%) Big Data
4 79 (3.96%) Relational Database
5 72 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 68 (3.41%) Oracle Database
7 62 (3.11%) NoSQL
8 61 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 60 (3.01%) BusinessObjects
10 56 (2.81%) SAP HANA
11 54 (2.71%) RDBMS
12 52 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
13 49 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 48 (2.41%) Hadoop
15 44 (2.21%) DB2
15 44 (2.21%) MySQL
16 37 (1.85%) Data Mining
16 37 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
17 34 (1.70%) MongoDB
18 28 (1.40%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 28 (1.40%) ERwin
2 27 (1.35%) Subversion
3 21 (1.05%) JIRA
4 18 (0.90%) Git (software)
5 16 (0.80%) Visual Studio
6 13 (0.65%) Maven
7 12 (0.60%) Axure RP
7 12 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (0.35%) JUnit
8 7 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
9 6 (0.30%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.20%) Ant
10 4 (0.20%) Gradle
10 4 (0.20%) NetBeans
10 4 (0.20%) Toad
11 3 (0.15%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 3 (0.15%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.10%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.10%) Selenium
General
1 437 (21.90%) Finance
2 242 (12.13%) Telecoms
3 111 (5.56%) Retail
4 94 (4.71%) Marketing
5 80 (4.01%) Manufacturing
6 61 (3.06%) Legal
7 43 (2.16%) Publishing
8 40 (2.01%) Banking
9 38 (1.90%) Billing
10 30 (1.50%) Electronics
11 24 (1.20%) Front Office
12 20 (1.00%) Advertising
13 19 (0.95%) Military
14 18 (0.90%) Automotive
15 17 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
16 13 (0.65%) Law
17 9 (0.45%) Aerospace
18 5 (0.25%) Russian Language
19 3 (0.15%) Back Office
19 3 (0.15%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (8.77%) Web Services
2 166 (8.32%) .NET
3 131 (6.57%) XML
4 128 (6.42%) HTML
5 125 (6.27%) Middleware
6 92 (4.61%) SOAP
7 89 (4.46%) CSS
8 77 (3.86%) J2EE
9 76 (3.81%) REST
10 52 (2.61%) ASP.NET
11 47 (2.36%) jQuery
12 43 (2.16%) JSON
13 40 (2.01%) Java EE
13 40 (2.01%) RESTful
14 39 (1.95%) Ajax
15 37 (1.85%) JSP
16 35 (1.75%) EJB
16 35 (1.75%) HTML5
17 31 (1.55%) Spring
18 28 (1.40%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 238 (11.93%) Analytical Skills
2 179 (8.97%) Data Centre
3 137 (6.87%) Enterprise Software
4 95 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 79 (3.96%) Management Information System
6 65 (3.26%) Hybrid Cloud
7 55 (2.76%) Clustering
7 55 (2.76%) Mobile App
8 36 (1.80%) Data Integration
9 35 (1.75%) Public Cloud
10 34 (1.70%) Algorithms
11 33 (1.65%) User Experience
12 30 (1.50%) Private Cloud
12 30 (1.50%) Replication
13 23 (1.15%) VCE vBlock
14 22 (1.10%) Data Structures
15 21 (1.05%) Driving Licence
15 21 (1.05%) FlexPod
15 21 (1.05%) Mathematics
16 20 (1.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 221 (11.08%) Windows
2 159 (7.97%) Linux
3 103 (5.16%) Windows Server
4 100 (5.01%) Unix
5 32 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 29 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (0.80%) Android
8 16 (0.80%) SUSE
9 15 (0.75%) Solaris
10 12 (0.60%) Windows NT
11 11 (0.55%) Apple iOS
12 10 (0.50%) Windows XP
13 8 (0.40%) Windows 7
14 7 (0.35%) CentOS
14 7 (0.35%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.20%) AIX
15 4 (0.20%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 419 (21.00%) TOGAF
2 325 (16.29%) Agile Software Development
3 300 (15.04%) Enterprise Architecture
4 239 (11.98%) Business Intelligence
4 239 (11.98%) Presales
5 191 (9.57%) SDLC
6 180 (9.02%) Data Modelling
7 150 (7.52%) ITIL
8 149 (7.47%) Technical Architecture
9 143 (7.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 142 (7.12%) SOA
11 141 (7.07%) Mentoring
11 141 (7.07%) Project Management
12 134 (6.72%) Data Architecture
13 131 (6.57%) CRM
14 123 (6.17%) Scrum
15 116 (5.81%) Analytics
16 107 (5.36%) Migration
17 104 (5.21%) ERP
18 103 (5.16%) UML
Programming Languages
1 301 (15.09%) Java
2 259 (12.98%) SQL
3 137 (6.87%) JavaScript
4 119 (5.96%) C#
5 89 (4.46%) C
6 70 (3.51%) C++
7 42 (2.11%) Python
8 41 (2.06%) PowerShell
9 33 (1.65%) Ruby
10 32 (1.60%) T-SQL
11 26 (1.30%) Perl
12 23 (1.15%) PHP
13 19 (0.95%) VBScript
14 13 (0.65%) VB
15 12 (0.60%) Bash Shell
16 8 (0.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 5 (0.25%) Scala
17 5 (0.25%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.25%) XPath
18 4 (0.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 266 (13.33%) Degree
2 165 (8.27%) Security Cleared
3 143 (7.17%) Cisco Certification
4 126 (6.32%) SC Cleared
5 85 (4.26%) CCNP
6 80 (4.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 66 (3.31%) CCIE
8 54 (2.71%) MCSE
9 49 (2.46%) CISSP
10 44 (2.21%) CCNA
11 24 (1.20%) CEH
11 24 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
12 22 (1.10%) CCNP Voice
12 22 (1.10%) CCVP
12 22 (1.10%) CISA
13 20 (1.00%) CITP
14 19 (0.95%) CCDP
14 19 (0.95%) VCDX
15 17 (0.85%) MCSD
15 17 (0.85%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (4.71%) QA
2 44 (2.21%) PCI DSS
3 39 (1.95%) SLA
4 37 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (1.15%) Data Quality
6 12 (0.60%) COBIT
7 6 (0.30%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.25%) AIFMD
8 5 (0.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 5 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 7816
9 4 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 4 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 3 (0.15%) PA-DSS
11 1 (0.050%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (0.050%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.050%) HL7
11 1 (0.050%) P3O
11 1 (0.050%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 167 (8.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 137 (6.87%) Active Directory
3 94 (4.71%) Hyper-V
4 66 (3.31%) vSphere
5 28 (1.40%) vCloud
6 15 (0.75%) VMware ESX
7 12 (0.60%) XenDesktop
8 10 (0.50%) XenApp
9 7 (0.35%) Firmware
10 4 (0.20%) HDFS
10 4 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.20%) XenServer
11 3 (0.15%) Docker
11 3 (0.15%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.10%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.10%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 2 (0.10%) KVM
12 2 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.050%) Ceph
13 1 (0.050%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (1.20%) SCCM
2 19 (0.95%) Puppet
3 15 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (0.70%) SCOM
5 13 (0.65%) Hyperic
5 13 (0.65%) QRadar
6 11 (0.55%) Nagios
6 11 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (0.35%) SCVMM
8 5 (0.25%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.25%) SCSM
8 5 (0.25%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.25%) XenMobile
9 3 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.15%) Netcool
9 3 (0.15%) SCDPM
9 3 (0.15%) TeMIP
9 3 (0.15%) vRealize
10 2 (0.10%) CFEngine
10 2 (0.10%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 402 (20.15%) Microsoft
2 392 (19.65%) Oracle
3 263 (13.18%) Cisco
4 246 (12.33%) VMware
5 239 (11.98%) SAP
6 115 (5.76%) HP
7 91 (4.56%) Citrix
7 91 (4.56%) IBM
8 90 (4.51%) CheckPoint
9 75 (3.76%) NetApp
10 61 (3.06%) EMC
11 59 (2.96%) F5
11 59 (2.96%) Juniper
12 41 (2.06%) Avaya
13 39 (1.95%) Red Hat
13 39 (1.95%) Sitecore
14 37 (1.85%) Cognos
15 35 (1.75%) Dell
15 35 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
16 34 (1.70%) SolarWinds
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum Excellent salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East
Advantage XPO
Posted: 14 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - 95,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - 95,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum 10% Bonus, Pension, Gym, Life Assurance, Flexi
Posted: 15 hours ago
Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonuses + 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Health Care, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus car allowance, bonus and bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Firefly HC
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £52,000-85,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Firefly HC
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago