The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 41 52 54
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 936 1065 1073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.66% 4.95% 4.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.84% 5.10% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 663 820 763
Median salary £69,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +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
16030 20889 21218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.87% 97.05% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13356 17631 16914
Median salary £43,625 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.28% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Architect in the job title.

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 6 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +12 349 £70,000 - 28
Surrey +35 180 £70,000 +3.70% 16
Hampshire -11 148 £64,750 +3.60% 19
Buckinghamshire -21 80 £67,500 -5.26% 6
West Sussex +41 58 £62,250 -0.40% 3
Oxfordshire -10 47 £65,000 +4.00% 2
East Sussex +22 30 £70,000 +33.33% 1
Kent -2 17 £80,000 +48.83% 4
Home Counties 0 8 £75,000 +7.14%
Middlesex -6 4 £80,000 +6.66% 2
Sussex +12 2 £65,000 -13.33%
Thames Valley +4 1 - -
Architect
England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 289 (15.99%) Finance
2 266 (14.72%) Microsoft
3 264 (14.61%) Agile Software Development
4 257 (14.22%) Cisco
5 255 (14.11%) Presales
6 235 (13.00%) Degree
7 228 (12.62%) Java
8 222 (12.29%) SOA
9 217 (12.01%) TOGAF
10 208 (11.51%) Security Cleared
11 206 (11.40%) Oracle
12 195 (10.79%) VMware
13 189 (10.46%) Telecoms
13 189 (10.46%) Microsoft Azure
14 186 (10.29%) ITIL
15 172 (9.52%) Migration
16 171 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
17 163 (9.02%) Data Centre
18 157 (8.69%) Analytical Skills
19 155 (8.58%) SQL Server
20 154 (8.52%) CRM
20 154 (8.52%) Project Management
21 151 (8.36%) SQL
22 150 (8.30%) Linux
23 149 (8.25%) SC Cleared
24 148 (8.19%) .NET
25 147 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
26 142 (7.86%) SaaS
27 141 (7.80%) Enterprise Architecture
28 129 (7.14%) Web Services

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 58 (3.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 54 (2.99%) SharePoint
3 38 (2.10%) CMS
4 36 (1.99%) OpenStack
4 36 (1.99%) SAS
5 29 (1.60%) JBoss
6 27 (1.49%) Apache Spark
6 27 (1.49%) IIS
7 22 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
7 22 (1.22%) WebSphere
8 21 (1.16%) Tomcat
9 20 (1.11%) Oracle Service Bus
9 20 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
9 20 (1.11%) WebLogic
10 19 (1.05%) Apache
11 18 (1.00%) MS Exchange
12 16 (0.89%) NetWeaver
13 13 (0.72%) Skype for Business
14 11 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
15 9 (0.50%) JCAPS
Applications
1 109 (6.03%) MS Excel
2 36 (1.99%) MS Visio
3 18 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (0.94%) OmniGraffle
5 7 (0.39%) MS Office
6 3 (0.17%) MS Project
6 3 (0.17%) Simulink
7 2 (0.11%) Moqups
8 1 (0.055%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 22 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
1 22 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
2 18 (1.00%) SAP CRM
2 18 (1.00%) SAP ERP
3 16 (0.89%) SAP GRC
4 12 (0.66%) SAP HR
5 7 (0.39%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 5 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.22%) Eloqua
7 4 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
9 2 (0.11%) Cerner Millennium
10 1 (0.055%) Magento
10 1 (0.055%) Oracle CRM
10 1 (0.055%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.055%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 189 (10.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 171 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
3 142 (7.86%) SaaS
4 84 (4.65%) PaaS
5 77 (4.26%) IaaS
6 40 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
6 40 (2.21%) Office 365
7 34 (1.88%) IBM Cloud
8 32 (1.77%) SoftLayer
9 11 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
10 5 (0.28%) Force.com
10 5 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.28%) Sumo Logic
11 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.11%) HP Helion
11 2 (0.11%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.11%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.055%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.055%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 119 (6.59%) WAN
2 103 (5.70%) LAN
3 90 (4.98%) DNS
4 88 (4.87%) Firewall
5 87 (4.81%) MPLS
6 77 (4.26%) Internet
7 73 (4.04%) VPN
8 70 (3.87%) SAN
9 56 (3.10%) Network Security
10 55 (3.04%) BGP
11 51 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
12 49 (2.71%) DHCP
13 39 (2.16%) Unified Communications
14 38 (2.10%) OSPF
15 36 (1.99%) VoIP
16 34 (1.88%) Cisco Nexus
17 33 (1.83%) HTTP
17 33 (1.83%) SSL
18 25 (1.38%) TCP/IP
19 21 (1.16%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (8.58%) SQL Server
2 101 (5.59%) Big Data
3 65 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
4 61 (3.38%) Hadoop
5 57 (3.15%) NoSQL
6 46 (2.55%) Apache Cassandra
7 31 (1.72%) MySQL
7 31 (1.72%) Relational Database
8 28 (1.55%) DB2
9 26 (1.44%) SAP HANA
10 23 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 22 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 20 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
13 17 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
13 17 (0.94%) RDBMS
14 16 (0.89%) Oracle Database
14 16 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 15 (0.83%) GIS
15 15 (0.83%) Power BI
15 15 (0.83%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 35 (1.94%) Git (software)
2 29 (1.60%) Maven
3 22 (1.22%) Axure RP
3 22 (1.22%) Vagrant
4 21 (1.16%) Jenkins
5 13 (0.72%) Subversion
6 11 (0.61%) Ant
6 11 (0.61%) JIRA
7 9 (0.50%) Visual Studio
8 8 (0.44%) JMeter
8 8 (0.44%) Rational Performance Tester
9 7 (0.39%) Selenium
10 6 (0.33%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
11 5 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (0.22%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.17%) Rational DOORS
General
1 289 (15.99%) Finance
2 189 (10.46%) Telecoms
3 78 (4.32%) Retail
4 54 (2.99%) Legal
4 54 (2.99%) Marketing
5 51 (2.82%) Banking
6 41 (2.27%) Billing
7 36 (1.99%) Manufacturing
8 16 (0.89%) Advertising
9 15 (0.83%) Financial Institution
9 15 (0.83%) Publishing
10 13 (0.72%) Electronics
11 10 (0.55%) Spanish Language
12 9 (0.50%) Aerospace
13 7 (0.39%) Local Government
14 6 (0.33%) French Language
14 6 (0.33%) Games
14 6 (0.33%) German Language
15 5 (0.28%) Italian Language
15 5 (0.28%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (8.19%) .NET
2 129 (7.14%) Web Services
3 90 (4.98%) HTML
4 79 (4.37%) Middleware
5 57 (3.15%) SOAP
5 57 (3.15%) Spring
6 54 (2.99%) CSS
7 50 (2.77%) XML
8 49 (2.71%) REST
9 44 (2.43%) AngularJS
10 39 (2.16%) RESTful
11 36 (1.99%) J2EE
11 36 (1.99%) Java EE
12 32 (1.77%) jQuery
13 31 (1.72%) ASP.NET
14 30 (1.66%) JSON
15 28 (1.55%) Hibernate
16 24 (1.33%) Ajax
16 24 (1.33%) HTML5
17 21 (1.16%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 163 (9.02%) Data Centre
2 157 (8.69%) Analytical Skills
3 112 (6.20%) Enterprise Software
4 105 (5.81%) Hybrid Cloud
5 73 (4.04%) Management Information System
6 71 (3.93%) Computer Science
7 52 (2.88%) Public Cloud
7 52 (2.88%) User Experience
8 48 (2.66%) Clustering
9 44 (2.43%) PKI
10 34 (1.88%) Data Integration
11 32 (1.77%) Internet of Things
12 31 (1.72%) Mobile App
13 30 (1.66%) FlexPod
13 30 (1.66%) Private Cloud
14 25 (1.38%) Security Operations Centre
15 24 (1.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 23 (1.27%) Visualisation
17 20 (1.11%) Mainframe
18 17 (0.94%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 150 (8.30%) Linux
2 119 (6.59%) Windows
3 82 (4.54%) Unix
4 36 (1.99%) Windows Server
5 30 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (0.66%) Apple iOS
9 9 (0.50%) Android
9 9 (0.50%) CentOS
9 9 (0.50%) Windows 10
10 8 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.39%) AIX
12 6 (0.33%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.28%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
14 4 (0.22%) Solaris
14 4 (0.22%) zOS
15 3 (0.17%) SUSE
16 2 (0.11%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (14.61%) Agile Software Development
2 255 (14.11%) Presales
3 222 (12.29%) SOA
4 217 (12.01%) TOGAF
5 186 (10.29%) ITIL
6 172 (9.52%) Migration
7 154 (8.52%) CRM
7 154 (8.52%) Project Management
8 141 (7.80%) Enterprise Architecture
9 113 (6.25%) Security Architecture
10 107 (5.92%) Data Architecture
11 103 (5.70%) Analytics
11 103 (5.70%) Stakeholder Management
12 101 (5.59%) Technical Architecture
13 100 (5.53%) Business Intelligence
14 99 (5.48%) ERP
15 96 (5.31%) Business Development
16 95 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
17 87 (4.81%) ETL
18 85 (4.70%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 228 (12.62%) Java
2 151 (8.36%) SQL
3 96 (5.31%) C#
4 92 (5.09%) C
4 92 (5.09%) JavaScript
5 75 (4.15%) Python
6 73 (4.04%) PowerShell
7 54 (2.99%) Perl
8 41 (2.27%) PHP
9 40 (2.21%) Ruby
10 33 (1.83%) C++
11 28 (1.55%) PL/SQL
12 13 (0.72%) R
13 11 (0.61%) VB.NET
14 10 (0.55%) Bash Shell
15 7 (0.39%) ActionScript
15 7 (0.39%) ActionScript 2.0
16 5 (0.28%) Apex Code
16 5 (0.28%) VB
17 4 (0.22%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 235 (13.00%) Degree
2 208 (11.51%) Security Cleared
3 149 (8.25%) SC Cleared
4 125 (6.92%) Cisco Certification
5 76 (4.21%) CCNP
6 69 (3.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 62 (3.43%) DV Cleared
8 52 (2.88%) CCIE
9 49 (2.71%) MCSE
10 42 (2.32%) CISSP
11 33 (1.83%) CCNA
12 26 (1.44%) VCDX
13 23 (1.27%) CCDP
13 23 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 21 (1.16%) MCITP
15 19 (1.05%) CESG Certified Professional
15 19 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
16 17 (0.94%) MBA
17 16 (0.89%) CCVP
17 16 (0.89%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 53 (2.93%) QA
3 47 (2.60%) PCI DSS
4 30 (1.66%) Data Quality
5 22 (1.22%) SLA
6 17 (0.94%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 14 (0.77%) GPG13
8 8 (0.44%) COBIT
9 7 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 6 (0.33%) SSAE 16
11 5 (0.28%) GCP
11 5 (0.28%) HIPAA
12 4 (0.22%) ISO 9001
12 4 (0.22%) PA-DSS
13 2 (0.11%) HL7
13 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 1 (0.055%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 147 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 114 (6.31%) Hyper-V
3 94 (5.20%) Active Directory
4 62 (3.43%) vCloud
5 45 (2.49%) vSphere
6 35 (1.94%) Docker
7 19 (1.05%) XenApp
8 16 (0.89%) Terminal Services
8 16 (0.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 14 (0.77%) VMware ESX
10 8 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (0.39%) XenDesktop
12 6 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (0.33%) XenServer
13 5 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
14 4 (0.22%) ProxySG
15 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
15 3 (0.17%) Xen
16 2 (0.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 34 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
2 32 (1.77%) Puppet
3 28 (1.55%) Ansible
4 17 (0.94%) Microsoft Clustering
5 16 (0.89%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 15 (0.83%) SCCM
7 12 (0.66%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 11 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
9 10 (0.55%) Cisco UCCE
10 9 (0.50%) EMC NetWorker
10 9 (0.50%) vRealize
11 8 (0.44%) HP SiteScope
11 8 (0.44%) Perfmon
12 5 (0.28%) FortiGate
12 5 (0.28%) logstash
12 5 (0.28%) WMI
13 4 (0.22%) HAProxy
13 4 (0.22%) SCOM
14 3 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
14 3 (0.17%) QRadar
Vendors
1 266 (14.72%) Microsoft
2 257 (14.22%) Cisco
3 206 (11.40%) Oracle
4 195 (10.79%) VMware
5 124 (6.86%) SAP
6 79 (4.37%) HP
7 77 (4.26%) IBM
8 70 (3.87%) Juniper
9 64 (3.54%) CheckPoint
10 49 (2.71%) F5
11 45 (2.49%) Citrix
12 41 (2.27%) Red Hat
13 40 (2.21%) Avaya
14 32 (1.77%) EMC
15 31 (1.72%) NetApp
15 31 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
16 26 (1.44%) 3PAR
16 26 (1.44%) Nimsoft
17 23 (1.27%) Palo Alto
18 19 (1.05%) Riverbed
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Kent
Michael Page International
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Berkshire
Stott & May
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 6 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kent
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £80000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + 15%bonus+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Stott & May
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £115000 per annum + c£75k base + 50% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £77,000 to £87,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary plus variable plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Neg salary plus variable plus benefi
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 + package
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 8& pension, medical, life, health etc
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £600-650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Pension, private healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 + 11,000 Bonus + Car allowance and Excellent benefits packag
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £37075.00 - £46924.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago