The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Chief Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Chief Architect
UK
Rank 796 895 931
Rank change year-on-year
+99 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Architect 45 44 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.043% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.045% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 32 29 29
Median salary £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
10% offered a salary of more than £123,000 £125,000 £104,000
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £95,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
79883 98427 103086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.32% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 66300 82530 84981
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Chief Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Chief Architect in the job title.

Chief Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Chief Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Chief Architect within the UK.

Chief Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Chief Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Chief Architect over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 within the UK.

Chief Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Chief Architect
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 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
England +100 43 £90,000 - 9
London +79 26 £90,000 +9.09% 4
South East +61 7 £92,500 -2.63% 1
Surrey - 4 £105,000 -
West Midlands +39 3 £75,000 - 1
East of England - 3 £80,000 -
Cambridge - 3 £80,000 -
Manchester - 3 £100,000 - 1
North West - 3 £100,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £80,000 -
Berkshire +52 2 £80,000 -15.78%
Birmingham - 2 £70,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £87,500 - 1
Slough - 2 £80,000 -
Hampshire +24 1 £80,000 -7.24%
Scotland +21 1 £60,000 - 1
Glasgow - 1 £60,000 -
Fareham - 1 £80,000 -
Chertsey - 1 £105,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Surbiton - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £85,000 -

Chief Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Chief 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 featuring Chief Architect in the job title.

1 19 (28.79%) Enterprise Architecture
2 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.76%) .NET
3 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
4 15 (22.73%) TOGAF
5 13 (19.70%) Finance
5 13 (19.70%) Release Management
5 13 (19.70%) Customer Engagement
6 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (16.67%) SOA
7 10 (15.15%) Java
7 10 (15.15%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (13.64%) JavaScript
8 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
8 9 (13.64%) DevOps
8 9 (13.64%) NoSQL
9 8 (12.12%) SaaS
9 8 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (12.12%) Open Source
10 7 (10.61%) Scrum
10 7 (10.61%) Docker
11 6 (9.09%) Analytics
11 6 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
12 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (7.58%) SQL
12 5 (7.58%) Oracle
12 5 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (7.58%) ITIL
12 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering

Chief Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (6.06%) Apache
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.03%) JBoss
2 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.52%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.52%) MS Project
1 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (12.12%) SaaS
3 3 (4.55%) IaaS
3 3 (4.55%) PaaS
4 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.52%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) Network Security
2 2 (3.03%) BGP
2 2 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (3.03%) EIGRP
2 2 (3.03%) MPLS
2 2 (3.03%) OSPF
2 2 (3.03%) VPN
2 2 (3.03%) Wireless
3 1 (1.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) NoSQL
1 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) Big Data
2 5 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (1.52%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (19.70%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.06%) Marketing
3 4 (6.06%) Retail
4 3 (4.55%) Banking
5 2 (3.03%) Advertising
5 2 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.76%) .NET
2 5 (7.58%) AngularJS
2 5 (7.58%) Kafka
3 4 (6.06%) RESTful
4 3 (4.55%) REST
4 3 (4.55%) Web Services
5 2 (3.03%) J2EE
5 2 (3.03%) Middleware
5 2 (3.03%) Node.js
5 2 (3.03%) XML
6 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.52%) COM
6 1 (1.52%) CSS
6 1 (1.52%) CSS3
6 1 (1.52%) HTML
6 1 (1.52%) HTML5
6 1 (1.52%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (1.52%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.55%) Public Cloud
2 3 (4.55%) User Experience
3 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.03%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.52%) Fintech
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Linux
2 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.52%) Unix
3 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) Enterprise Architecture
2 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (22.73%) TOGAF
4 13 (19.70%) Customer Engagement
4 13 (19.70%) Release Management
5 11 (16.67%) SOA
6 10 (15.15%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (13.64%) DevOps
8 8 (12.12%) Open Source
9 7 (10.61%) Scrum
10 6 (9.09%) Analytics
10 6 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (7.58%) Customer Requirements
11 5 (7.58%) ITIL
11 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
11 5 (7.58%) Microservices
11 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering
12 4 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.15%) Java
2 9 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.58%) SQL
4 4 (6.06%) Ruby
5 3 (4.55%) Clojure
5 3 (4.55%) Scala
6 2 (3.03%) C#
7 1 (1.52%) Elixir
7 1 (1.52%) PHP
7 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) SC Cleared
1 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.03%) CCDP
2 2 (3.03%) CCIE
2 2 (3.03%) CCNP
2 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.03%) JNCIA
2 2 (3.03%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) COBIT
1 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.52%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (10.61%) Docker
2 1 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.52%) Rancher
Vendors
1 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle
3 3 (4.55%) IBM
4 2 (3.03%) Cisco
4 2 (3.03%) Juniper
4 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.03%) SAP
5 1 (1.52%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.52%) Google
5 1 (1.52%) HP
5 1 (1.52%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.52%) webMethods
Central London / West End
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive base salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
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Salary: £80.000 - £100.000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London and Hastings
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Salary: £61,885 - £70,859
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000
Posted: 3 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £96425 - £129900 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + benefits
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