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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Architect
Rank 437 421 415
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 13 8 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.057% 0.037% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.039% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 28
Average salary £65,000 £95,000 £78,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +20.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £91,750 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £95,000 £81,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £95,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-28.94% +18.75%
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
21430 20664 21850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 95.08% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16859 17053 18653
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Principal Architect Salary Histogram 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 22 August 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 -9 6 £66,250 -30.26%
Hampshire -9 5 £52,500 -44.73% 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £67,500 -
Principal Architect
England

Principal Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 18 (48.65%) Finance
1 18 (48.65%) SC Cleared
1 18 (48.65%) Security Cleared
2 16 (43.24%) Security Architecture
2 16 (43.24%) Network Design
2 16 (43.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (40.54%) Telecoms
4 13 (35.14%) DV Cleared
5 6 (16.22%) Kindle
5 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (16.22%) ISO 9001
6 5 (13.51%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (10.81%) Network Security
7 4 (10.81%) xDSL
7 4 (10.81%) Degree
7 4 (10.81%) Load Balancing
7 4 (10.81%) RIP
7 4 (10.81%) VPN
7 4 (10.81%) MPLS
7 4 (10.81%) OSPF
7 4 (10.81%) BGP
7 4 (10.81%) Cyber Security
8 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
8 3 (8.11%) GIS
8 3 (8.11%) Back Office
8 3 (8.11%) Electronics
8 3 (8.11%) SAP
8 3 (8.11%) ERP
8 3 (8.11%) SAP ERP

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 2 (5.41%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Network Security
1 4 (10.81%) xDSL
1 4 (10.81%) RIP
1 4 (10.81%) VPN
1 4 (10.81%) MPLS
1 4 (10.81%) OSPF
1 4 (10.81%) BGP
2 1 (2.70%) Broadband
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
General
1 18 (48.65%) Finance
2 15 (40.54%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.11%) Back Office
3 3 (8.11%) Electronics
4 2 (5.41%) Marketing
4 2 (5.41%) Military
5 1 (2.70%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Kindle
2 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.11%) GIS
3 2 (5.41%) Open Source
3 2 (5.41%) Human Factors
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.70%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Security Architecture
1 16 (43.24%) Network Design
2 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (13.51%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (10.81%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.81%) Cyber Security
5 3 (8.11%) ERP
6 2 (5.41%) Data Architecture
6 2 (5.41%) Information Assurance
6 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.41%) TDD
6 2 (5.41%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.41%) Supply Chain Management
6 2 (5.41%) Supplier Management
6 2 (5.41%) MODAF
6 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (5.41%) SOA
6 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) C
1 1 (2.70%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 18 (48.65%) SC Cleared
1 18 (48.65%) Security Cleared
2 13 (35.14%) DV Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (43.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (16.22%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) SAP
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago