The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems 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 Systems 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
System Architect
Rank 426 378 420
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 24 51 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.23% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.25% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16 46 23
Average salary £52,500 £62,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Systems 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%

Systems Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Systems Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Systems Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Systems Architect Salary Trend in the South East

Systems Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

Systems Architect Salary Histogram in the South East

Systems 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 Systems 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
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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
Surrey +11 11 £52,500 -
Berkshire -5 10 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £57,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £55,000 -
Systems Architect
England

Systems 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 Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title.

1 20 (44.44%) Finance
2 16 (35.56%) Waterfall
3 15 (33.33%) Scrum
3 15 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 15 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 12 (26.67%) Degree
5 11 (24.44%) Telecoms
6 10 (22.22%) Marketing
6 10 (22.22%) Migration
7 9 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 8 (17.78%) Legal
9 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
10 6 (13.33%) ITIL
10 6 (13.33%) Linux
11 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
11 5 (11.11%) SAN
11 5 (11.11%) eTOM
12 4 (8.89%) Huawei
12 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
12 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Management
12 4 (8.89%) Puppet
12 4 (8.89%) Cobbler
12 4 (8.89%) Billing
12 4 (8.89%) VMware
12 4 (8.89%) Identity Management
12 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
12 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
12 4 (8.89%) Solaris

Systems 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 Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.22%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) SAN
2 3 (6.67%) Internet
3 2 (4.44%) Firewall
3 2 (4.44%) DNS
4 1 (2.22%) LAN
4 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) DB2
1 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
General
1 20 (44.44%) Finance
2 11 (24.44%) Telecoms
3 10 (22.22%) Marketing
4 8 (17.78%) Legal
5 4 (8.89%) Billing
6 1 (2.22%) Electronics
6 1 (2.22%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) XML
1 1 (2.22%) XML Schema
1 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.44%) RMADS
3 1 (2.22%) e-Health
3 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.22%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (8.89%) Solaris
3 1 (2.22%) UNIX
3 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Waterfall
2 15 (33.33%) Scrum
2 15 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 15 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 10 (22.22%) Migration
4 9 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (13.33%) ITIL
6 5 (11.11%) eTOM
7 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
7 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (8.89%) Identity Management
7 4 (8.89%) CRM
8 3 (6.67%) TOGAF
9 2 (4.44%) Information Assurance
9 2 (4.44%) Information Security
9 2 (4.44%) Project Management
10 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
10 1 (2.22%) Data Modelling
10 1 (2.22%) UML
10 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.22%) C
3 1 (2.22%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.22%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Puppet
1 4 (8.89%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Huawei
2 4 (8.89%) VMware
2 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.44%) Dell
3 2 (4.44%) Citrix
3 2 (4.44%) Cisco
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle
Berkshire
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £55k - 75k per year
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