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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Chief Architect
UK
Rank 804 882 914
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Architect 45 57 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.057% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.059% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 32 40 26
Median salary £87,500 £80,000 £92,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,500 £85,000
10% offered a salary of more than £123,500 £125,500 £115,000
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £80,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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
81391 96427 101725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.46% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67597 80923 84638
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 £69,999 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +74 45 £87,500 +9.37% 5
London +69 25 £90,000 +9.09% 4
South East +57 6 £80,000 +1.58% 1
East of England - 6 £80,000 -
Cambridge - 6 £80,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £80,000 -
North West -14 3 £100,000 +25.00%
Manchester -19 3 £100,000 +25.00%
Berkshire +50 2 £80,000 -30.43% 1
Hampshire +9 2 £81,500 +16.42%
Slough - 2 £80,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £80,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £87,500 - 1
North East - 2 £80,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £105,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £80,000 -
West Midlands -3 1 £85,000 -
Farnborough - 1 £83,000 -
Surbiton - 1 - -
Fareham - 1 £80,000 -
Coventry - 1 £85,000 -

Chief Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 (28.36%) Enterprise Architecture
2 16 (23.88%) .NET
3 15 (22.39%) Release Management
3 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (22.39%) Customer Engagement
4 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
4 14 (20.90%) Finance
5 13 (19.40%) TOGAF
6 12 (17.91%) SOA
7 11 (16.42%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
8 10 (14.93%) SaaS
9 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (13.43%) Java
10 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
10 8 (11.94%) Docker
10 8 (11.94%) NoSQL
10 8 (11.94%) Open Source
11 7 (10.45%) DevOps
11 7 (10.45%) Microservices
12 6 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (8.96%) Oracle
12 6 (8.96%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (8.96%) Ruby
13 5 (7.46%) Retail
13 5 (7.46%) Business Development
13 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
13 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
13 5 (7.46%) IBM
13 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence

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 (7.46%) Apache
1 5 (7.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (4.48%) JBoss
2 3 (4.48%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.49%) MS Project
1 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.93%) SaaS
2 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.48%) IaaS
5 2 (2.99%) PaaS
6 1 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) Network Security
2 2 (2.99%) BGP
2 2 (2.99%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (2.99%) EIGRP
2 2 (2.99%) MPLS
2 2 (2.99%) OSPF
2 2 (2.99%) VPN
2 2 (2.99%) Wireless
3 1 (1.49%) ATM
3 1 (1.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) NoSQL
1 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.96%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.46%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.97%) Big Data
4 4 (5.97%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (20.90%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Retail
3 4 (5.97%) Banking
3 4 (5.97%) Marketing
3 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.48%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.99%) Advertising
5 2 (2.99%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.49%) Back Office
6 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.88%) .NET
2 5 (7.46%) REST
3 4 (5.97%) AngularJS
4 3 (4.48%) Kafka
4 3 (4.48%) Middleware
4 3 (4.48%) RESTful
5 2 (2.99%) J2EE
5 2 (2.99%) Node.js
5 2 (2.99%) Velocity
5 2 (2.99%) Web Services
5 2 (2.99%) XML
6 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.49%) CSS3
6 1 (1.49%) Dojo
6 1 (1.49%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (1.49%) HTML5
6 1 (1.49%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (1.49%) React
6 1 (1.49%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.48%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.99%) Blockchain
4 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.99%) User Experience
4 2 (2.99%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.49%) Bitcoin
5 1 (1.49%) Cryptocurrency
5 1 (1.49%) Derivative
5 1 (1.49%) Fintech
5 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.97%) Linux
2 3 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.49%) Unix
3 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.36%) Enterprise Architecture
2 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.39%) Customer Engagement
2 15 (22.39%) Release Management
3 13 (19.40%) TOGAF
4 12 (17.91%) SOA
5 11 (16.42%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (11.94%) Open Source
7 7 (10.45%) DevOps
7 7 (10.45%) Microservices
8 5 (7.46%) Analytics
8 5 (7.46%) Business Development
8 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (7.46%) ITIL
8 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.97%) Logistics
9 4 (5.97%) Programme Management
9 4 (5.97%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
2 9 (13.43%) Java
3 6 (8.96%) Ruby
4 4 (5.97%) SQL
5 3 (4.48%) Clojure
5 3 (4.48%) Elixir
5 3 (4.48%) Scala
6 2 (2.99%) C#
7 1 (1.49%) C++
7 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.99%) CCDP
2 2 (2.99%) CCIE
2 2 (2.99%) CCNP
2 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.99%) JNCIA
2 2 (2.99%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) COBIT
1 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) Docker
2 3 (4.48%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Rancher
2 2 (2.99%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.96%) Oracle
3 5 (7.46%) IBM
4 3 (4.48%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.48%) SAP
5 2 (2.99%) Cisco
5 2 (2.99%) Juniper
6 1 (1.49%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.49%) Google
6 1 (1.49%) HP
6 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £90000 - £105000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Slough
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £75000 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago