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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chief Architect
Rank 886 938 926
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Architect 28 42 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.038% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.040% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 22 40 37
Median salary £95,000 £100,000 £102,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £79,750 £78,000
10% offered a salary of more than £119,000 £150,000 £124,000
UK excluding London median salary £78,750 £80,000 £100,000
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -20.00%

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
93927 105447 110714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79022 87559 89297
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

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 31 August 2016 within the UK.

Chief Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Chief Architect
Top 15 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 31 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +20 26 £95,000 -5.00% 1
London 0 17 £96,250 -3.75%
South East - 5 £97,500 - 1
North East - 3 £72,500 -
Farnborough - 3 - - 1
Tyne and Wear - 3 £72,500 -
Hampshire - 3 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £72,500 -
Glasgow - 2 £90,000 -
Scotland - 2 £90,000 -
City of London +48 1 £110,000 +4.76%
Bromley - 1 £97,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £85,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £97,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £85,000 -

Chief Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 21 (31.82%) Enterprise Architecture
2 19 (28.79%) TOGAF
3 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (19.70%) Data Management
5 12 (18.18%) Finance
5 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 11 (16.67%) Analytics
6 11 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (15.15%) .NET
7 10 (15.15%) Linux
7 10 (15.15%) Retail
8 9 (13.64%) SAP
8 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
8 9 (13.64%) Big Data
9 8 (12.12%) NoSQL
9 8 (12.12%) Data Architecture
9 8 (12.12%) Windows
9 8 (12.12%) Middleware
9 8 (12.12%) Management Information System
9 8 (12.12%) Information Security
9 8 (12.12%) Matrix Organization
10 7 (10.61%) Project Management
10 7 (10.61%) SOA
10 7 (10.61%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (10.61%) SaaS
11 6 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (9.09%) DevOps
11 6 (9.09%) Master Data Management
11 6 (9.09%) Oracle
11 6 (9.09%) Java

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%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.03%) Apache
2 2 (3.03%) JBoss
2 2 (3.03%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.52%) IIS
3 1 (1.52%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (6.06%) MS Project
2 4 (6.06%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) SaaS
2 5 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.06%) IaaS
4 2 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) Firewall
2 3 (4.55%) LAN
2 3 (4.55%) NAS
2 3 (4.55%) SAN
2 3 (4.55%) WAN
3 2 (3.03%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) Big Data
1 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.12%) NoSQL
3 7 (10.61%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (1.52%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.52%) Redis
6 1 (1.52%) SAP BI
6 1 (1.52%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.52%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.52%) PowerDesigner
General
1 12 (18.18%) Finance
2 10 (15.15%) Retail
3 6 (9.09%) Banking
3 6 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.06%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.03%) Back Office
5 2 (3.03%) Legal
5 2 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.03%) Publishing
5 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.15%) .NET
2 8 (12.12%) Middleware
3 3 (4.55%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.55%) CSS
3 3 (4.55%) CSS3
3 3 (4.55%) HTML
3 3 (4.55%) HTML5
3 3 (4.55%) React
4 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (3.03%) Dojo
4 2 (3.03%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (3.03%) FpML
4 2 (3.03%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (3.03%) REST
5 1 (1.52%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.52%) Web Services
5 1 (1.52%) XML
5 1 (1.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.12%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.55%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.03%) Bitcoin
5 2 (3.03%) Blockchain
5 2 (3.03%) Cryptocurrency
5 2 (3.03%) Derivative
5 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.03%) EPoS
5 2 (3.03%) Life Science
5 2 (3.03%) User Experience
6 1 (1.52%) BYOD
6 1 (1.52%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.52%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.52%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.15%) Linux
2 8 (12.12%) Windows
3 5 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (6.06%) Unix
5 3 (4.55%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.52%) Android
6 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) Enterprise Architecture
2 19 (28.79%) TOGAF
3 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (19.70%) Data Management
5 11 (16.67%) Analytics
6 8 (12.12%) Data Architecture
6 8 (12.12%) Information Security
6 8 (12.12%) Matrix Organization
7 7 (10.61%) Project Management
7 7 (10.61%) SOA
8 6 (9.09%) Data Modelling
8 6 (9.09%) DevOps
8 6 (9.09%) Master Data Management
8 6 (9.09%) Presales
8 6 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (7.58%) Business Development
9 5 (7.58%) Data Acquisition
9 5 (7.58%) ETL
9 5 (7.58%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.09%) Java
1 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 5 (7.58%) C#
2 5 (7.58%) SQL
3 4 (6.06%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.03%) C++
4 2 (3.03%) Elixir
4 2 (3.03%) Ruby
5 1 (1.52%) C
5 1 (1.52%) ES6
5 1 (1.52%) VB
5 1 (1.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.52%) Degree
1 1 (1.52%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) Data Quality
1 4 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.03%) QA
3 1 (1.52%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.55%) Docker
3 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Rancher
2 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.64%) SAP
3 6 (9.09%) Oracle
4 5 (7.58%) Red Hat
4 5 (7.58%) VMware
5 4 (6.06%) IBM
6 2 (3.03%) Google
7 1 (1.52%) Cisco
7 1 (1.52%) Citrix
7 1 (1.52%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.52%) Dell
7 1 (1.52%) EMC
7 1 (1.52%) HP
7 1 (1.52%) Informatica
7 1 (1.52%) Tableau
7 1 (1.52%) Twitter
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