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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chief Architect
Rank 868 933 922
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Architect 22 30 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.028% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.029% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 39
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 £72,500 £80,000 £80,000
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £130,000 £120,000
UK excluding London median salary £83,000 £99,500 £100,000
% change year-on-year
-16.58% -0.50%

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
90486 104724 110047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.27% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 75738 87307 89008
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 October 2016 within the UK.

Chief Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Chief Architect
Top 16 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 1 October 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 +47 21 £95,000 -5.00% 2
London +49 9 £103,750 +3.75%
South East +64 6 £90,250 -9.75%
Hampshire +16 5 £83,000 -14.87%
Farnborough - 5 £83,000 -
North East +11 3 £72,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne +6 3 £72,500 -
Tyne and Wear 0 3 £72,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £80,000 - 1
Berkshire +30 1 £97,500 -7.14%
South West 0 1 £97,500 -2.01% 1
Birmingham - 1 £85,000 -
Coventry - 1 £75,000 - 1
Bristol - 1 £97,500 - 1
Glasgow - 1 £90,000 -
Scotland - 1 £90,000 -

Chief Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 18 (30.51%) TOGAF
2 14 (23.73%) Enterprise Architecture
3 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
5 10 (16.95%) SAP
5 10 (16.95%) Linux
6 8 (13.56%) Windows
6 8 (13.56%) ITIL
6 8 (13.56%) Management Information System
6 8 (13.56%) Retail
6 8 (13.56%) Business Development
6 8 (13.56%) Big Data
6 8 (13.56%) SaaS
7 7 (11.86%) DevOps
7 7 (11.86%) Manufacturing
7 7 (11.86%) .NET
8 6 (10.17%) Oracle
8 6 (10.17%) Java
8 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
8 6 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (10.17%) SOA
8 6 (10.17%) Finance
8 6 (10.17%) Data Management
8 6 (10.17%) DoDAF
8 6 (10.17%) MODAF
8 6 (10.17%) Data Architecture
8 6 (10.17%) NoSQL
9 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
9 5 (8.47%) SAP Security

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 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) Apache
2 2 (3.39%) JBoss
2 2 (3.39%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
3 1 (1.69%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
1 5 (8.47%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (8.47%) MS Project
1 5 (8.47%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) SaaS
2 4 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.78%) IaaS
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.08%) PaaS
4 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) Firewall
2 2 (3.39%) ATM
2 2 (3.39%) LAN
2 2 (3.39%) NAS
2 2 (3.39%) SAN
2 2 (3.39%) WAN
3 1 (1.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) Big Data
2 6 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (10.17%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.78%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.69%) Redis
6 1 (1.69%) SAP BI
6 1 (1.69%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.69%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (13.56%) Retail
2 7 (11.86%) Manufacturing
3 6 (10.17%) Finance
4 4 (6.78%) Banking
4 4 (6.78%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Back Office
5 2 (3.39%) Legal
5 2 (3.39%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) .NET
2 3 (5.08%) Middleware
2 3 (5.08%) REST
3 2 (3.39%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.39%) CSS
3 2 (3.39%) CSS3
3 2 (3.39%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (3.39%) FpML
3 2 (3.39%) HTML
3 2 (3.39%) HTML5
3 2 (3.39%) React
3 2 (3.39%) Velocity
4 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.69%) Dojo
4 1 (1.69%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.69%) Spring
4 1 (1.69%) Web Services
4 1 (1.69%) XML
4 1 (1.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.56%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.47%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.39%) Bitcoin
4 2 (3.39%) Blockchain
4 2 (3.39%) Cryptocurrency
4 2 (3.39%) Derivative
4 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.39%) EPoS
4 2 (3.39%) Life Science
4 2 (3.39%) User Experience
4 2 (3.39%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.69%) BYOD
5 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.69%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Linux
2 8 (13.56%) Windows
3 5 (8.47%) Unix
4 4 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.69%) Android
6 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) TOGAF
2 14 (23.73%) Enterprise Architecture
3 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (13.56%) Business Development
4 8 (13.56%) ITIL
5 7 (11.86%) DevOps
6 6 (10.17%) Data Architecture
6 6 (10.17%) Data Management
6 6 (10.17%) DoDAF
6 6 (10.17%) MODAF
6 6 (10.17%) SOA
7 5 (8.47%) Analytics
7 5 (8.47%) Information Security
7 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2
7 5 (8.47%) Programme Management
7 5 (8.47%) Project Management
7 5 (8.47%) SAP Security
7 5 (8.47%) Security Architecture
7 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.47%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.17%) Java
1 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
2 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
2 5 (8.47%) SQL
3 4 (6.78%) C#
4 3 (5.08%) Elixir
4 3 (5.08%) Ruby
5 2 (3.39%) C++
6 1 (1.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.08%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.39%) QA
4 1 (1.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Docker
1 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.08%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Rancher
2 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
1 10 (16.95%) SAP
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle
3 4 (6.78%) IBM
3 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.78%) VMware
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco
4 1 (1.69%) Citrix
4 1 (1.69%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.69%) Dell
4 1 (1.69%) EMC
4 1 (1.69%) Google
4 1 (1.69%) HP
4 1 (1.69%) Informatica
4 1 (1.69%) Twitter
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