The table below looks at the statistics for the Chief Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chief 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
Chief Architect
Rank 859 866 857
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Architect 45 5 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.005% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.005% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 38 5 34
Average salary £102,500 £80,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.12% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £49,000 £70,750
10% offered a salary of more than £123,000 £116,000 £125,000
UK excluding London average salary £100,000 £50,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -35.48%

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Chief Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Chief Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Chief Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Chief Architect
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Architect within the UK 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
England +25 45 £102,500 +28.12% 2
London +26 34 £102,500 -6.81% 1
East of England - 5 £83,750 -
City of London -4 3 £98,750 -17.70%
South East - 2 £75,000 -
Bedford - 2 £67,500 -
Cambridge - 2 £100,000 -
Oxford - 2 £75,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £67,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £100,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £75,000 -
Bristol -1 1 £100,000 +81.81%
South West -16 1 £100,000 +81.81%
Scotland - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -

Chief Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Chief 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 Chief Architect in their job title.

1 42 (53.85%) Finance
1 42 (53.85%) Enterprise Architecture
2 31 (39.74%) Banking
3 25 (32.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (24.36%) TOGAF
5 11 (14.10%) ITIL
6 10 (12.82%) Project Management
6 10 (12.82%) Legal
6 10 (12.82%) Retail
6 10 (12.82%) DevOps
7 8 (10.26%) Zachman Framework
8 7 (8.97%) Service Delivery
8 7 (8.97%) Web Services
8 7 (8.97%) Mobile Payment
8 7 (8.97%) Information Architecture
8 7 (8.97%) Degree
9 6 (7.69%) Credit Risk
9 6 (7.69%) EMV
9 6 (7.69%) IBM
9 6 (7.69%) Marketing
9 6 (7.69%) WebSphere
10 5 (6.41%) Internet
10 5 (6.41%) C
10 5 (6.41%) Java
10 5 (6.41%) .NET
10 5 (6.41%) Problem Management
10 5 (6.41%) Pega
11 4 (5.13%) REST
11 4 (5.13%) Apple iOS
11 4 (5.13%) JSON

Chief Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Chief 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 Chief Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) SaaS
1 2 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.56%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) Internet
2 3 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (2.56%) DB2
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 42 (53.85%) Finance
2 31 (39.74%) Banking
3 10 (12.82%) Legal
3 10 (12.82%) Retail
4 6 (7.69%) Marketing
5 3 (3.85%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.56%) Back Office
6 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.28%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.97%) Web Services
2 5 (6.41%) .NET
3 4 (5.13%) REST
3 4 (5.13%) JSON
3 4 (5.13%) HTML
3 4 (5.13%) CSS
3 4 (5.13%) JSP
3 4 (5.13%) Servlets
3 4 (5.13%) Java EE
3 4 (5.13%) JSF
4 3 (3.85%) CGI
5 2 (2.56%) WCF
5 2 (2.56%) WPF
5 2 (2.56%) Silverlight
5 2 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Mobile Payment
2 6 (7.69%) Credit Risk
2 6 (7.69%) EMV
3 3 (3.85%) ASIC
3 3 (3.85%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.56%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.56%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.13%) Apple iOS
1 4 (5.13%) Android
2 2 (2.56%) UNIX
2 2 (2.56%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (53.85%) Enterprise Architecture
2 25 (32.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (24.36%) TOGAF
4 11 (14.10%) ITIL
5 10 (12.82%) Project Management
5 10 (12.82%) DevOps
6 8 (10.26%) Zachman Framework
7 7 (8.97%) Service Delivery
7 7 (8.97%) Information Architecture
8 5 (6.41%) Problem Management
9 4 (5.13%) B2B
9 4 (5.13%) Web Design
10 3 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.85%) Multithreading
11 2 (2.56%) Infrastructure Management
11 2 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.56%) Network Architecture
11 2 (2.56%) Data Architecture
11 2 (2.56%) Matrix Management
11 2 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.41%) C
1 5 (6.41%) Java
2 4 (5.13%) C#
3 2 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) FATCA
2 2 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (7.69%) IBM
2 5 (6.41%) Pega
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle
3 4 (5.13%) Avaya
3 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.56%) Rackspace
4 2 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.56%) SunGard
4 2 (2.56%) Google
4 2 (2.56%) VMware
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