The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had IT Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Architect
UK
Rank 732 745 778
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +33
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 113 182 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 86 147 125
Median salary £65,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £64,000 £70,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +21.73%

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
81089 96565 99662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67342 81085 82844
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 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

IT Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured IT Architect in the job title.

IT Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Architect within the UK.

IT Architect Salary Trend in the UK

IT Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Architect over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 within the UK.

IT Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Architect
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 18 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 +18 102 £70,000 -6.66% 15
London +45 50 £77,500 -8.82% 5
South East +38 16 £64,000 -8.57% 1
West Midlands +11 11 £58,750 -21.66% 1
East of England +36 9 £49,150 - 1
South West +22 8 £65,000 +13.04% 2
South Wales +17 8 £37,725 -19.30%
Wales +12 8 £37,725 -19.30%
Newport - 8 £37,725 -
Gloucestershire -8 7 £65,000 - 1
Gloucester -9 7 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Birmingham -8 6 £60,000 -20.00% 1
Berkshire +28 4 £83,000 +18.57%
Hampshire +12 4 £60,000 -33.33%
Cambridge +6 4 £25,800 -
Cambridgeshire +4 4 £25,800 -
Basingstoke - 4 £60,000 -
Brentwood - 4 £72,500 -
Essex - 4 £72,500 -
Surrey +34 3 £71,250 +29.54%
Scotland +16 3 £52,500 -41.66%
Edinburgh +10 3 £52,500 -
City of London +10 3 £80,000 -8.57% 1
Gatwick - 3 £62,500 -
West Sussex - 3 £64,000 -
Buckinghamshire +21 2 £100,000 +25.00% 1
West Yorkshire +13 2 £66,250 +8.16% 1
Yorkshire +13 2 £66,250 +8.16% 1
Croydon - 2 £69,500 -
Wembley - 2 £62,500 -

IT Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT 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 IT Architect in the job title.

1 60 (22.14%) TOGAF
2 55 (20.30%) Microsoft
3 52 (19.19%) Finance
3 52 (19.19%) Enterprise Architecture
4 49 (18.08%) VMware
5 48 (17.71%) Degree
6 46 (16.97%) Windows
7 44 (16.24%) SOA
8 43 (15.87%) SQL Server
9 41 (15.13%) Cisco
10 40 (14.76%) VMware Infrastructure
11 38 (14.02%) ITIL
11 38 (14.02%) Oracle
12 36 (13.28%) Java
13 35 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
14 34 (12.55%) Project Management
15 30 (11.07%) Technical Architecture
16 29 (10.70%) Linux
17 28 (10.33%) Service Management
18 26 (9.59%) Active Directory
19 25 (9.23%) Firewall
19 25 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
19 25 (9.23%) Presales
20 24 (8.86%) Security Cleared
20 24 (8.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 23 (8.49%) Information Security
21 23 (8.49%) Amazon AWS
22 22 (8.12%) Security Architecture
22 22 (8.12%) Web Services
22 22 (8.12%) Windows Server

IT 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 21 (7.75%) Apache
2 19 (7.01%) IIS
3 15 (5.54%) MS Exchange
4 10 (3.69%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (2.58%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.21%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (1.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (1.11%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.74%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.74%) Documentum
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (4.43%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.06%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.21%) MS Project
5 1 (0.37%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.48%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (1.11%) RMDS
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.74%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.37%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.37%) Maximo
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.37%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.37%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.37%) SAP MII
4 1 (0.37%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.37%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (8.49%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (4.80%) SaaS
4 10 (3.69%) IaaS
5 8 (2.95%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (2.21%) Office 365
7 5 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (1.85%) PaaS
8 1 (0.37%) HP Helion
8 1 (0.37%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.37%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.23%) Firewall
2 19 (7.01%) DNS
2 19 (7.01%) LAN
2 19 (7.01%) SAN
2 19 (7.01%) WAN
3 14 (5.17%) TCP/IP
4 10 (3.69%) LDAP
5 8 (2.95%) DHCP
5 8 (2.95%) VPN
6 7 (2.58%) DMZ
6 7 (2.58%) WLAN
7 6 (2.21%) VoIP
7 6 (2.21%) Wireless
8 5 (1.85%) HTTP
8 5 (1.85%) Multicast
9 4 (1.48%) Network Security
10 3 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.11%) HTTPS
10 3 (1.11%) IP Telephony
11 2 (0.74%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.64%) Big Data
3 11 (4.06%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.85%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.85%) MySQL
6 3 (1.11%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.11%) HBase
6 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.74%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.37%) DB2
8 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Vagrant
General
1 52 (19.19%) Finance
2 16 (5.90%) Legal
3 13 (4.80%) Retail
4 12 (4.43%) Advertising
4 12 (4.43%) Banking
4 12 (4.43%) Marketing
5 9 (3.32%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.58%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.21%) Aerospace
7 6 (2.21%) Billing
7 6 (2.21%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.48%) Publishing
9 3 (1.11%) Back Office
10 2 (0.74%) Front Office
11 1 (0.37%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.12%) Web Services
2 18 (6.64%) Middleware
3 11 (4.06%) .NET
3 11 (4.06%) HTML
3 11 (4.06%) SOAP
4 8 (2.95%) REST
5 7 (2.58%) J2EE
5 7 (2.58%) JSON
6 5 (1.85%) CSS
6 5 (1.85%) XML
7 4 (1.48%) HTML5
7 4 (1.48%) JMS
8 3 (1.11%) Apache Sling
8 3 (1.11%) CSS3
8 3 (1.11%) JAAS
8 3 (1.11%) JSR 170
8 3 (1.11%) Rendezvous
8 3 (1.11%) Ultra Messaging
8 3 (1.11%) XSLT
9 2 (0.74%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.01%) Computer Science
2 18 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.64%) Data Centre
2 18 (6.64%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.80%) Public Cloud
4 9 (3.32%) Replication
5 8 (2.95%) Cyberthreat
5 8 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.95%) Statistics
6 7 (2.58%) Mainframe
7 6 (2.21%) Derivative
7 6 (2.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (1.85%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.85%) Clustering
8 5 (1.85%) Equities
8 5 (1.85%) Fintech
8 5 (1.85%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.85%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.85%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.85%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 46 (16.97%) Windows
2 29 (10.70%) Linux
3 22 (8.12%) Windows Server
4 12 (4.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (3.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.21%) Solaris
7 5 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.11%) Unix
8 3 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.37%) AIX
9 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.37%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (22.14%) TOGAF
2 52 (19.19%) Enterprise Architecture
3 44 (16.24%) SOA
4 38 (14.02%) ITIL
5 35 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (12.55%) Project Management
7 30 (11.07%) Technical Architecture
8 28 (10.33%) Service Management
9 25 (9.23%) Presales
10 23 (8.49%) Information Security
11 22 (8.12%) Security Architecture
12 18 (6.64%) Network Design
13 17 (6.27%) ITIL V3
14 16 (5.90%) Analytics
14 16 (5.90%) Load Balancing
14 16 (5.90%) Mentoring
14 16 (5.90%) Time Management
15 14 (5.17%) Asset Management
15 14 (5.17%) ERP
15 14 (5.17%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 36 (13.28%) Java
2 16 (5.90%) C#
3 15 (5.54%) SQL
4 13 (4.80%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.95%) PowerShell
6 7 (2.58%) VBScript
7 6 (2.21%) Python
8 5 (1.85%) Perl
9 4 (1.48%) Ruby
10 3 (1.11%) C++
11 2 (0.74%) C
12 1 (0.37%) Scala
12 1 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 48 (17.71%) Degree
2 24 (8.86%) Security Cleared
3 21 (7.75%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (6.64%) MCSE
4 18 (6.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (5.54%) CISSP
6 14 (5.17%) DV Cleared
7 13 (4.80%) SC Cleared
8 12 (4.43%) CCNP
9 8 (2.95%) CISA
9 8 (2.95%) CISM
10 7 (2.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (2.21%) CCNA
12 5 (1.85%) CCIE
12 5 (1.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 4 (1.48%) CCEA
13 4 (1.48%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (1.48%) EMC Certification
13 4 (1.48%) GIAC
13 4 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (5.54%) QA
3 11 (4.06%) PCI DSS
4 7 (2.58%) RMADS
5 2 (0.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.74%) ISO27002
System Software
1 40 (14.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (9.59%) Active Directory
3 14 (5.17%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.95%) VMware ESX
5 6 (2.21%) vSphere
6 4 (1.48%) vCloud
7 3 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.11%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.74%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.74%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.74%) UAG
8 2 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.37%) Docker
9 1 (0.37%) NFS
9 1 (0.37%) SRDF
9 1 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (2.21%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (1.48%) AirWatch
3 3 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.11%) Puppet
3 3 (1.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (0.74%) WSUS
5 1 (0.37%) Ansible
5 1 (0.37%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.37%) SCCM
5 1 (0.37%) SCOM
5 1 (0.37%) vMotion
Vendors
1 55 (20.30%) Microsoft
2 49 (18.08%) VMware
3 41 (15.13%) Cisco
4 38 (14.02%) Oracle
5 12 (4.43%) Citrix
6 9 (3.32%) Red Hat
7 8 (2.95%) HP
7 8 (2.95%) SAP
8 7 (2.58%) EMC
8 7 (2.58%) Google
9 5 (1.85%) CheckPoint
9 5 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.48%) Juniper
10 4 (1.48%) Sitecore
11 3 (1.11%) Bloomberg
11 3 (1.11%) DataSynapse
11 3 (1.11%) Reuters
11 3 (1.11%) Sophos
11 3 (1.11%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.11%) Veritas
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Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum £90-110k+ bens bonus etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £69000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £69000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £11017 - £16525.50 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
England
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive + Car
Posted: 13 days ago
West London
Merlin Entertainments Group
Posted: 15 days ago