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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chief Architect
Rank 903 936 959
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Architect 37 31 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.028% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.029% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 24 31 36
Median salary £90,000 £90,000 £98,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £77,500
10% offered a salary of more than £113,550 £150,000 £122,500
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £90,000 £100,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%

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
98685 106608 115718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 82974 87064 93978
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 May 2016 within the UK.

Chief Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Chief Architect
Top 29 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 6 May 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 +17 36 £90,000 -2.70% 4
London +5 13 £107,500 +7.50% 2
South West -1 7 £97,500 -4.87%
Bristol - 7 £97,500 -
West Midlands - 4 £65,000 - 1
South East +28 3 £77,500 -7.46% 1
East of England - 3 - -
Essex - 3 - -
Nottingham - 3 £90,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £90,000 -
Brentwood - 3 - -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £90,000 -
Staffordshire - 2 £60,000 -
Lichfield - 2 £60,000 -
North West - 2 £65,000 -
City of London +56 1 - -
Yorkshire +6 1 - -
West Yorkshire +4 1 - -
Scotland -1 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £70,000 -
Coventry - 1 £77,500 - 1
Bracknell - 1 £72,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £82,500 - 1
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £82,500 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £72,500 -
Hampshire - 1 - -

Chief Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 26 (30.59%) TOGAF
2 23 (27.06%) Enterprise Architecture
3 19 (22.35%) Microsoft
4 17 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (18.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (16.47%) .NET
7 13 (15.29%) SOA
7 13 (15.29%) Middleware
7 13 (15.29%) Finance
8 12 (14.12%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (14.12%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (14.12%) Data Centre
9 11 (12.94%) Linux
9 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
9 11 (12.94%) JavaScript
10 10 (11.76%) Oracle
10 10 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (11.76%) Banking
10 10 (11.76%) Data Management
10 10 (11.76%) SaaS
10 10 (11.76%) Analytics
10 10 (11.76%) Presales
11 9 (10.59%) Big Data
11 9 (10.59%) DevOps
11 9 (10.59%) NoSQL
11 9 (10.59%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (10.59%) IT Governance
11 9 (10.59%) Telecoms
11 9 (10.59%) VMware
11 9 (10.59%) ITIL

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 6 (7.06%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.53%) Node.js
3 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.18%) CMS
3 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.18%) SAS
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.18%) MS Project
2 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.12%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (14.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (11.76%) SaaS
3 6 (7.06%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (7.06%) IaaS
3 6 (7.06%) PaaS
4 5 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.06%) LAN
1 6 (7.06%) WAN
2 4 (4.71%) ATM
2 4 (4.71%) Firewall
3 3 (3.53%) 3GPP
3 3 (3.53%) DNS
3 3 (3.53%) Ethernet
3 3 (3.53%) Internet
3 3 (3.53%) LTE
3 3 (3.53%) MVNO
3 3 (3.53%) NAS
3 3 (3.53%) Network Security
3 3 (3.53%) SAN
3 3 (3.53%) TETRA
4 2 (2.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.59%) Big Data
2 9 (10.59%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.53%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.18%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.18%) DataStage
6 1 (1.18%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (1.18%) QlikView
6 1 (1.18%) Redis
6 1 (1.18%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.18%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (2.35%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.18%) PowerDesigner
General
1 13 (15.29%) Finance
2 10 (11.76%) Banking
3 9 (10.59%) Telecoms
4 8 (9.41%) Retail
5 7 (8.24%) Back Office
6 5 (5.88%) Investment Banking
6 5 (5.88%) Publishing
7 4 (4.71%) Manufacturing
7 4 (4.71%) Military
8 3 (3.53%) Marketing
9 2 (2.35%) Electronics
9 2 (2.35%) Games
10 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.47%) .NET
2 13 (15.29%) Middleware
3 8 (9.41%) Web Services
4 7 (8.24%) AngularJS
4 7 (8.24%) CSS
4 7 (8.24%) HTML
5 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET
5 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (7.06%) CSS3
5 6 (7.06%) Dojo
5 6 (7.06%) HTML5
5 6 (7.06%) Razor View Engine
5 6 (7.06%) React
6 3 (3.53%) J2EE
7 2 (2.35%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.35%) Kafka
7 2 (2.35%) Spring
8 1 (1.18%) WCF
8 1 (1.18%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.41%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.06%) BYOD
4 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.71%) Bitcoin
4 4 (4.71%) Blockchain
4 4 (4.71%) Cryptocurrency
4 4 (4.71%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.53%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.53%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.35%) EPoS
6 2 (2.35%) User Experience
7 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.18%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.18%) Derivative
7 1 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.18%) Online Gambling
7 1 (1.18%) Online Games
7 1 (1.18%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.18%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.94%) Linux
2 4 (4.71%) Windows
3 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.53%) Unix
3 3 (3.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.59%) TOGAF
2 23 (27.06%) Enterprise Architecture
3 17 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (18.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (15.29%) SOA
6 10 (11.76%) Analytics
6 10 (11.76%) Data Management
6 10 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (11.76%) Presales
7 9 (10.59%) DevOps
7 9 (10.59%) IT Governance
7 9 (10.59%) ITIL
8 8 (9.41%) Mentoring
8 8 (9.41%) Release Management
9 7 (8.24%) Programme Management
9 7 (8.24%) SDLC
10 6 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (7.06%) MVC
10 6 (7.06%) UML
11 5 (5.88%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.94%) JavaScript
2 6 (7.06%) C#
2 6 (7.06%) Java
3 4 (4.71%) PHP
3 4 (4.71%) Python
4 3 (3.53%) C
4 3 (3.53%) ES6
4 3 (3.53%) Ruby
4 3 (3.53%) SQL
5 1 (1.18%) C++
5 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.18%) R
5 1 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (8.24%) Degree
2 5 (5.88%) MBA
2 5 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.71%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.53%) CCNA
4 3 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) COBIT
2 4 (4.71%) QA
3 3 (3.53%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (10.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.06%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.18%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (22.35%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.76%) Oracle
3 9 (10.59%) VMware
4 8 (9.41%) Cisco
4 8 (9.41%) IBM
5 6 (7.06%) EMC
5 6 (7.06%) Google
6 5 (5.88%) Citrix
6 5 (5.88%) Dell
6 5 (5.88%) HP
7 4 (4.71%) SAP
7 4 (4.71%) TIBCO
8 3 (3.53%) Ciena
8 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.35%) Tableau
10 1 (1.18%) Ab Initio
10 1 (1.18%) Cognizant
10 1 (1.18%) Greenplum
10 1 (1.18%) Sybase
10 1 (1.18%) Teradata
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