The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had IT Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Architect
England / South East
Rank 382 426 441
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 15 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.15% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.16% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 9
Median salary £64,000 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,550
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £91,000 £80,250
UK excluding London median salary £64,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-5.18% -3.57%

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
14390 18609 19794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.76% 96.74% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11930 15826 16062
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

IT Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

IT Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IT Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Architect across the South East region.

IT Architect Salary Trend in the South East

IT Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

IT Architect Salary Histogram in the South East

IT 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 IT Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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 +39 4 £83,000 +18.57%
Hampshire +12 4 £60,000 -31.42%
Surrey +37 2 £71,250 +29.54%
Buckinghamshire +25 2 £100,000 +25.00%
West Sussex - 2 £64,000 -
East Sussex +14 1 £64,000 +11.30%
Kent - 1 £75,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £110,000 -
IT Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT 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 IT Architect in the job title.

1 17 (29.82%) ITIL
2 16 (28.07%) Enterprise Architecture
3 15 (26.32%) TOGAF
4 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
5 13 (22.81%) Cisco
6 12 (21.05%) VMware
6 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (21.05%) Coaching
6 12 (21.05%) Presales
7 11 (19.30%) Degree
7 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
8 10 (17.54%) SAN
8 10 (17.54%) Data Centre
8 10 (17.54%) ITIL V3
9 9 (15.79%) Project Management
9 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (15.79%) MCSE
10 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
10 8 (14.04%) SOA
10 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
11 7 (12.28%) Hyper-V
11 7 (12.28%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (12.28%) Firewall
11 7 (12.28%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
12 6 (10.53%) SQL
12 6 (10.53%) Windows
12 6 (10.53%) Finance
12 6 (10.53%) Computer Science

IT 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 3 (5.26%) IIS
1 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) Documentum
3 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.75%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (5.26%) SaaS
3 2 (3.51%) IaaS
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.75%) HP Helion
4 1 (1.75%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (1.75%) Office 365
4 1 (1.75%) PaaS
4 1 (1.75%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) SAN
2 7 (12.28%) Firewall
2 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.77%) DNS
4 4 (7.02%) LAN
4 4 (7.02%) WAN
4 4 (7.02%) WLAN
5 3 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (5.26%) DHCP
6 2 (3.51%) HTTP
6 2 (3.51%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.75%) Network Security
7 1 (1.75%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (1.75%) VLAN
7 1 (1.75%) VPN
7 1 (1.75%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) Big Data
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Billing
3 2 (3.51%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) .NET
1 4 (7.02%) Web Services
2 2 (3.51%) HTML
2 2 (3.51%) JSON
2 2 (3.51%) Node.js
2 2 (3.51%) REST
2 2 (3.51%) RESTful
2 2 (3.51%) SOAP
2 2 (3.51%) XML
3 1 (1.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (7.02%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.26%) Clustering
4 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.26%) N-Tier
4 3 (5.26%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.51%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.75%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.75%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) Linux
3 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) ITIL
2 16 (28.07%) Enterprise Architecture
3 15 (26.32%) TOGAF
4 12 (21.05%) Coaching
4 12 (21.05%) Presales
5 10 (17.54%) ITIL V3
6 9 (15.79%) Project Management
7 8 (14.04%) SOA
8 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (12.28%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (8.77%) Information Security
9 5 (8.77%) Load Balancing
9 5 (8.77%) Project Planning
9 5 (8.77%) Validation
10 4 (7.02%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
10 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2
10 4 (7.02%) QMS
10 4 (7.02%) Quality Management
10 4 (7.02%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.53%) SQL
2 4 (7.02%) Java
3 3 (5.26%) C#
4 2 (3.51%) C
4 2 (3.51%) C++
4 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.75%) Perl
5 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.75%) Python
5 1 (1.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Degree
2 9 (15.79%) MCSE
2 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (12.28%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.02%) CCNP
4 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.26%) MCITP
5 3 (5.26%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.51%) CCNA
7 1 (1.75%) CCIE
7 1 (1.75%) CISM
7 1 (1.75%) CISSP
7 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) GIAC
7 1 (1.75%) SANS
7 1 (1.75%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 5 (8.77%) QA
3 1 (1.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
3 7 (12.28%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.77%) vSphere
5 4 (7.02%) vCloud
6 3 (5.26%) Terminal Services
6 3 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (3.51%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (3.51%) ISA Server
7 2 (3.51%) UAG
7 2 (3.51%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (1.75%) Ansible
2 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.81%) Cisco
3 12 (21.05%) VMware
4 5 (8.77%) HP
5 4 (7.02%) Juniper
6 3 (5.26%) Oracle
6 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.26%) Veritas
7 2 (3.51%) BMC
7 2 (3.51%) Dell
7 2 (3.51%) EMC
7 2 (3.51%) Kofax
7 2 (3.51%) Remedy
7 2 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.51%) SAP
7 2 (3.51%) Sophos
7 2 (3.51%) TOWER Software
7 2 (3.51%) webMethods
8 1 (1.75%) Citrix
8 1 (1.75%) NetApp