The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal 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 Principal Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Architect
Rank 442 439 434
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 6 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.031% 0.12% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.12% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 8
Average salary - £77,500 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.06%
UK excluding London average salary £90,000 £77,500 £92,500
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -16.21%
Principal 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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -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 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Principal Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Principal Architect in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Principal Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Principal Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Principal Architect Salary Trend in the South East

Principal 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 Principal Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 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 -17 3 - - 1
Principal Architect
England

Principal Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Principal 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 Principal Architect in their job title.

1 17 (45.95%) Network Security
2 14 (37.84%) CISA
2 14 (37.84%) GCIA
2 14 (37.84%) GCIH
2 14 (37.84%) CEH
2 14 (37.84%) CISSP
2 14 (37.84%) C
2 14 (37.84%) SIEM
3 13 (35.14%) Trustwave
3 13 (35.14%) LogRhythm
3 13 (35.14%) Wireshark
3 13 (35.14%) SolarWinds
3 13 (35.14%) Splunk
3 13 (35.14%) ArcSight
3 13 (35.14%) Intel Security
3 13 (35.14%) TCP/IP
3 13 (35.14%) QRadar
4 8 (21.62%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (18.92%) Driving Licence
5 7 (18.92%) Presales
6 5 (13.51%) Identity Access Management
6 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (13.51%) Data Centre
6 5 (13.51%) VMware
6 5 (13.51%) HP
6 5 (13.51%) EMC
6 5 (13.51%) NetApp
6 5 (13.51%) CRM
7 4 (10.81%) Windows
7 4 (10.81%) Telecoms

Principal Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Principal 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 Principal Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.11%) OpenStack
1 3 (8.11%) Smallworld
2 2 (5.41%) Apache
2 2 (5.41%) Apache Pig
2 2 (5.41%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (45.95%) Network Security
2 13 (35.14%) TCP/IP
2 13 (35.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Big Data
1 3 (8.11%) DB2
1 3 (8.11%) Hadoop
1 3 (8.11%) MySQL
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (5.41%) Apache Hive
2 2 (5.41%) HBase
2 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.41%) Redis
2 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
1 4 (10.81%) Marketing
1 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
1 2 (5.41%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Driving Licence
2 5 (13.51%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) BBC
3 3 (8.11%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (8.11%) iDTV
3 3 (8.11%) IPTV
3 3 (8.11%) Over-the-Top Content
3 3 (8.11%) Private Cloud
3 3 (8.11%) Public Cloud
3 3 (8.11%) STB
3 3 (8.11%) Symmetrix DMX
3 3 (8.11%) Video on Demand
4 2 (5.41%) Cryptography
4 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Unix
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) SIEM
2 8 (21.62%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (18.92%) Presales
4 5 (13.51%) CRM
4 5 (13.51%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (10.81%) Data Security
6 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.11%) ERP
6 3 (8.11%) eTOM
6 3 (8.11%) ITIL
6 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.11%) Migration
6 3 (8.11%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Security Architecture
7 2 (5.41%) BDD
7 2 (5.41%) Business Development
7 2 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (5.41%) Open Source
7 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) C
2 2 (5.41%) C#
2 2 (5.41%) Java
2 2 (5.41%) Scala
2 2 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) CEH
1 14 (37.84%) CISA
1 14 (37.84%) CISSP
1 14 (37.84%) GCIA
1 14 (37.84%) GCIH
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.41%) HDFS
2 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (35.14%) QRadar
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) ArcSight
1 13 (35.14%) Intel Security
1 13 (35.14%) LogRhythm
1 13 (35.14%) SolarWinds
1 13 (35.14%) Splunk
1 13 (35.14%) Trustwave
2 5 (13.51%) EMC
2 5 (13.51%) HP
2 5 (13.51%) NetApp
2 5 (13.51%) VMware
3 3 (8.11%) BT
3 3 (8.11%) Ericsson
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle
4 2 (5.41%) Dell
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.70%) SAP
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