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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 53 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 1003 1161 1292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.62% 5.49% 5.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.88% 5.77% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 647 767 955
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -0.80%
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
20534 20105 21775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 95.05% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 16099 16613 18648
Average salary £41,500 £40,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.10% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,700 £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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -3 375 £70,000 - 34
Hampshire -23 191 £62,500 -3.84% 29
Surrey -17 179 £65,000 - 22
Oxfordshire +37 87 £65,000 -0.38% 5
Buckinghamshire -20 69 £65,000 - 9
West Sussex -11 46 £46,000 -8.00% 2
East Sussex -25 19 £52,500 -10.63% 1
Middlesex +8 15 £66,250 -5.35% 2
Kent -16 5 £55,000 -24.13%
Home Counties +8 2 - -
Thames Valley -3 2 £60,000 -7.69%
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 419 (19.80%) Microsoft
2 412 (19.47%) Security Cleared
3 364 (17.20%) Finance
4 330 (15.60%) TOGAF
5 321 (15.17%) Oracle
6 298 (14.08%) Windows
7 297 (14.04%) SC Cleared
8 286 (13.52%) Telecoms
9 277 (13.09%) Degree
10 270 (12.76%) SOA
11 269 (12.71%) .NET
12 265 (12.52%) ITIL
13 263 (12.43%) VMware
14 261 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
15 249 (11.77%) SQL Server
16 226 (10.68%) Java
17 209 (9.88%) Cisco
18 207 (9.78%) MS Excel
19 197 (9.31%) SQL
20 193 (9.12%) Enterprise Architecture
21 188 (8.88%) SharePoint
21 188 (8.88%) VMware Infrastructure
22 172 (8.13%) Web Services
23 168 (7.94%) CRM
24 156 (7.37%) SAP
25 153 (7.23%) HTML
26 148 (6.99%) Project Management
27 145 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
28 144 (6.81%) Mentoring
29 138 (6.52%) Linux

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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
1 188 (8.88%) SharePoint
2 82 (3.88%) BizTalk Server
3 81 (3.83%) IIS
4 51 (2.41%) MS Exchange
5 42 (1.98%) WebSphere
6 38 (1.80%) WebLogic
7 30 (1.42%) Oracle Service Bus
8 26 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
8 26 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
9 25 (1.18%) Apache
10 24 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 23 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
12 20 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
13 19 (0.90%) Lync
13 19 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
13 19 (0.90%) Tomcat
14 17 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2000
14 17 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
15 16 (0.76%) CMS
16 15 (0.71%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 207 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 58 (2.74%) MS Visio
3 29 (1.37%) OmniGraffle
4 26 (1.23%) MS Office
5 19 (0.90%) MS Project
6 11 (0.52%) Photoshop
6 11 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
6 11 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (0.38%) SPSS
7 8 (0.38%) AutoCAD
8 5 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.19%) TargetLink
9 4 (0.19%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.047%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 30 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 27 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
4 26 (1.23%) SAP SCM
5 23 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
6 16 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
6 16 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
7 15 (0.71%) Maximo
8 9 (0.43%) SAP HR
9 8 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 6 (0.28%) CSG Singleview
10 6 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
10 6 (0.28%) SAP ERP
10 6 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
10 6 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
11 5 (0.24%) Oracle Assets
11 5 (0.24%) Cordys
11 5 (0.24%) Oracle iProcurement
11 5 (0.24%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 5 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 50 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (2.08%) IaaS
3 38 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
4 36 (1.70%) Office 365
4 36 (1.70%) SaaS
5 31 (1.47%) PaaS
6 23 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
7 17 (0.80%) IBM Blueworks
8 10 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (0.47%) Amazon S3
9 9 (0.43%) Force.com
10 5 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
11 3 (0.14%) Heroku
11 3 (0.14%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.095%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.047%) GitHub
13 1 (0.047%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 115 (5.43%) SAN
2 93 (4.40%) Firewall
3 88 (4.16%) Internet
4 68 (3.21%) Network Security
5 64 (3.02%) WAN
6 59 (2.79%) LAN
7 53 (2.50%) Broadband
8 52 (2.46%) DNS
9 47 (2.22%) Wireless
10 43 (2.03%) Cisco Nexus
11 39 (1.84%) MPLS
11 39 (1.84%) HTTP
12 29 (1.37%) BGP
13 26 (1.23%) DHCP
14 24 (1.13%) VoIP
14 24 (1.13%) 3G
15 21 (0.99%) OSPF
15 21 (0.99%) IPv6
16 20 (0.95%) TCP/IP
17 19 (0.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (11.77%) SQL Server
2 92 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 76 (3.59%) Oracle Database
4 61 (2.88%) MySQL
5 58 (2.74%) Big Data
6 46 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 45 (2.13%) Relational Database
8 34 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
8 34 (1.61%) Hadoop
9 30 (1.42%) RDBMS
10 25 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 21 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
11 21 (0.99%) Oracle ODI
12 20 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 20 (0.95%) DB2
13 18 (0.85%) Data Mining
14 17 (0.80%) NoSQL
14 17 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
15 15 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
15 15 (0.71%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 26 (1.23%) Git (software)
2 24 (1.13%) Visual Studio
2 24 (1.13%) Dreamweaver
3 19 (0.90%) Maven
4 18 (0.85%) Eclipse
4 18 (0.85%) Axure RP
5 13 (0.61%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 10 (0.47%) Mockito
6 10 (0.47%) Selenium
6 10 (0.47%) NUnit
6 10 (0.47%) Subversion
7 9 (0.43%) PhantomJS
8 7 (0.33%) Jasmine
8 7 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (0.28%) Fiddler
9 6 (0.28%) ReSharper
9 6 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (0.28%) YourKit
10 4 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (0.19%) JIRA
General
1 364 (17.20%) Finance
2 286 (13.52%) Telecoms
3 110 (5.20%) Marketing
4 99 (4.68%) Retail
5 62 (2.93%) Billing
6 60 (2.84%) Legal
7 41 (1.94%) Banking
8 40 (1.89%) Back Office
9 37 (1.75%) Manufacturing
10 27 (1.28%) Law
11 24 (1.13%) Interactive Media
12 18 (0.85%) Electronics
13 16 (0.76%) Advertising
13 16 (0.76%) Military
14 8 (0.38%) Aerospace
14 8 (0.38%) Automotive
15 7 (0.33%) Local Government
16 5 (0.24%) General Ledger
17 4 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
18 3 (0.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (12.71%) .NET
2 172 (8.13%) Web Services
3 153 (7.23%) HTML
4 111 (5.25%) ASP.NET
5 106 (5.01%) CSS
6 87 (4.11%) Middleware
7 81 (3.83%) XML
8 79 (3.73%) J2EE
9 63 (2.98%) jQuery
10 46 (2.17%) Spring
11 40 (1.89%) Oracle Fusion
12 34 (1.61%) .NET Framework
13 31 (1.47%) Java EE
13 31 (1.47%) HTML5
14 30 (1.42%) SOAP
15 25 (1.18%) XSLT
16 19 (0.90%) REST
17 18 (0.85%) JSP
17 18 (0.85%) JSON
18 17 (0.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 145 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
3 80 (3.78%) Computer Science
4 79 (3.73%) User Experience
5 76 (3.59%) Management Information System
6 51 (2.41%) Smartphone
7 42 (1.98%) RMADS
8 39 (1.84%) PKI
9 35 (1.65%) CESG
10 31 (1.47%) Taxonomies
11 30 (1.42%) Open Source
12 24 (1.13%) Clustering
13 23 (1.09%) Mobile App
14 22 (1.04%) Replication
14 22 (1.04%) N-Tier
15 20 (0.95%) Data Integration
16 17 (0.80%) Mathematics
17 16 (0.76%) Credit Risk
17 16 (0.76%) Visualisation
17 16 (0.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 298 (14.08%) Windows
2 138 (6.52%) Linux
3 90 (4.25%) UNIX
4 61 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (2.27%) Solaris
6 31 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 30 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (1.23%) Windows 7
9 21 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (0.76%) Windows 8
11 15 (0.71%) AIX
12 14 (0.66%) Android
13 10 (0.47%) SUSE
14 9 (0.43%) HPUX
14 9 (0.43%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.38%) CentOS
15 8 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (0.24%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
17 4 (0.19%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (15.60%) TOGAF
2 270 (12.76%) SOA
3 265 (12.52%) ITIL
4 261 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
5 193 (9.12%) Enterprise Architecture
6 168 (7.94%) CRM
7 148 (6.99%) Project Management
8 144 (6.81%) Mentoring
9 136 (6.43%) Business Intelligence
10 130 (6.14%) Risk Management
11 128 (6.05%) Data Modelling
12 124 (5.86%) UML
13 123 (5.81%) Security Architecture
14 120 (5.67%) Migration
15 114 (5.39%) Stakeholder Management
16 113 (5.34%) E-Commerce
16 113 (5.34%) Technical Architecture
17 105 (4.96%) Business Development
18 98 (4.63%) Scrum
19 95 (4.49%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 226 (10.68%) Java
2 197 (9.31%) SQL
3 125 (5.91%) JavaScript
4 104 (4.91%) C#
5 32 (1.51%) C
6 30 (1.42%) PHP
7 29 (1.37%) T-SQL
8 21 (0.99%) PL/SQL
9 18 (0.85%) C++
10 14 (0.66%) VB.NET
11 10 (0.47%) VB
12 9 (0.43%) Ruby
12 9 (0.43%) PowerShell
13 6 (0.28%) TypeScript
14 5 (0.24%) Python
14 5 (0.24%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.19%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.19%) Embedded C
15 4 (0.19%) VBA
16 3 (0.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 412 (19.47%) Security Cleared
2 297 (14.04%) SC Cleared
3 277 (13.09%) Degree
4 119 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 113 (5.34%) Cisco Certification
6 80 (3.78%) MCSE
7 64 (3.02%) CCIE
8 58 (2.74%) CCNP
9 56 (2.65%) DV Cleared
10 54 (2.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 48 (2.27%) CISSP
12 37 (1.75%) MCITP
13 26 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
14 21 (0.99%) CISM
14 21 (0.99%) MCTS
14 21 (0.99%) CCNA
15 19 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
16 17 (0.80%) HP MASE
17 16 (0.76%) CCDP
18 15 (0.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (2.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (1.61%) QA
3 31 (1.47%) ISO 9001
4 29 (1.37%) COBIT
5 26 (1.23%) JSP 440
6 18 (0.85%) PCI DSS
7 17 (0.80%) SLA
8 12 (0.57%) Data Quality
9 9 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 8 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.14%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.095%) ISO 8583
13 1 (0.047%) WAI
System Software
1 188 (8.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 134 (6.33%) Hyper-V
3 131 (6.19%) Active Directory
4 43 (2.03%) XenApp
5 37 (1.75%) vSphere
5 37 (1.75%) Forefront TMG
6 32 (1.51%) vCloud
7 29 (1.37%) UAG
8 28 (1.32%) XenDesktop
9 21 (0.99%) Terminal Services
10 18 (0.85%) ISA Server
10 18 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
11 17 (0.80%) VMware ESX
12 11 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
13 9 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 8 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 7 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
16 6 (0.28%) RHEV
17 5 (0.24%) VMware Server
18 4 (0.19%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 66 (3.12%) SCOM
2 55 (2.60%) SCCM
3 34 (1.61%) Tivoli
4 13 (0.61%) CA Spectrum
5 12 (0.57%) Puppet
6 11 (0.52%) Data Guard
7 9 (0.43%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 7 (0.33%) XenMobile
9 5 (0.24%) NetBackup
9 5 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (0.19%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.19%) SCOrch
10 4 (0.19%) Cobbler
11 3 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Management
11 3 (0.14%) Windows Intune
11 3 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
11 3 (0.14%) WSUS
11 3 (0.14%) Netcool
11 3 (0.14%) ARCserve
11 3 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 419 (19.80%) Microsoft
2 321 (15.17%) Oracle
3 263 (12.43%) VMware
4 209 (9.88%) Cisco
5 156 (7.37%) SAP
6 106 (5.01%) Juniper
7 104 (4.91%) HP
8 103 (4.87%) Citrix
9 89 (4.21%) IBM
10 68 (3.21%) F5
11 60 (2.84%) EMC
12 51 (2.41%) Red Hat
13 46 (2.17%) NetApp
14 39 (1.84%) Adobe
15 38 (1.80%) Fujitsu
16 33 (1.56%) CA
17 28 (1.32%) Cognos
17 28 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
17 28 (1.32%) Huawei
17 28 (1.32%) Brocade
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £90k & Bonus, Car Allowance, Corporate Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Aquent
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + car, bonus, excellent package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: car, bonus, benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hampshire
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £42415.00 - £52395.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Pa
Posted: Yesterday
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: £65K, Car + Benefits + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £30000 - £43000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday