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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Architect
Rank 419 399 378
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 20 25 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 34
Average salary £56,250 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £52,500 £42,450
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-16.19% -8.69%
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
19005 19476 19889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.20% 94.59% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15508 15452 16759
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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
Oxfordshire - 9 £35,000 -
Hampshire -3 5 £77,500 +10.71% 2
Surrey -9 3 £67,500 +28.57% 1
Berkshire -17 2 £67,250 +28.09%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Systems Architect
England

Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 13 (32.50%) Linux
2 12 (30.00%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Perl
2 12 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
3 11 (27.50%) Load Balancing
3 11 (27.50%) VMware
4 10 (25.00%) Degree
4 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (25.00%) Project Management
5 8 (20.00%) WAN
5 8 (20.00%) Cisco
5 8 (20.00%) Juniper
5 8 (20.00%) SAN
5 8 (20.00%) CommVault
5 8 (20.00%) Firewall
5 8 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (20.00%) Veeam
5 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 8 (20.00%) Puppet
5 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (20.00%) Network Security
6 7 (17.50%) TOGAF
7 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (15.00%) Electronics
7 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (15.00%) ITIL
7 6 (15.00%) OO
8 5 (12.50%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 4 (10.00%) Apache
2 3 (7.50%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.00%) TPMS
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) TargetLink
3 1 (2.50%) MS Project
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.00%) SaaS
3 3 (7.50%) PaaS
3 3 (7.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) WAN
1 8 (20.00%) SAN
1 8 (20.00%) Firewall
1 8 (20.00%) Network Security
2 4 (10.00%) LDAP
2 4 (10.00%) Internet
2 4 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) MySQL
3 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Rational Rose
General
1 6 (15.00%) Electronics
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
3 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.50%) Retail
4 3 (7.50%) Marketing
4 3 (7.50%) Automotive
5 1 (2.50%) Legal
5 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) J2EE
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle ADF
1 3 (7.50%) WebCenter
2 2 (5.00%) REST
2 2 (5.00%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) CSS
2 2 (5.00%) SOAP
2 2 (5.00%) Web Services
2 2 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
2 3 (7.50%) Physics
3 2 (5.00%) Open Source
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Linux
2 12 (30.00%) Windows
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.00%) CentOS
5 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
2 11 (27.50%) Load Balancing
3 10 (25.00%) Project Management
4 7 (17.50%) TOGAF
5 6 (15.00%) ITIL
5 6 (15.00%) OO
6 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (10.00%) Data Architecture
7 4 (10.00%) Software Architecture
7 4 (10.00%) SOA
7 4 (10.00%) OOP
7 4 (10.00%) Scrum
7 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (7.50%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
8 3 (7.50%) Network Architecture
8 3 (7.50%) Embedded Software Development
8 3 (7.50%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) Perl
2 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (10.00%) C
3 4 (10.00%) PHP
3 4 (10.00%) SQL
4 3 (7.50%) Embedded C
5 2 (5.00%) C#
5 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) VCP4
3 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Firmware
2 4 (10.00%) Squid
3 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) VMware
2 8 (20.00%) Veeam
2 8 (20.00%) Cisco
2 8 (20.00%) Juniper
2 8 (20.00%) CommVault
3 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle
5 1 (2.50%) Twitter
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
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