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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Architect
UK
Rank 754 749 802
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +53
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 97 193 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 78 146 117
Median salary £65,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,000 £100,000 £102,500
UK excluding London median salary £64,000 £67,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year
-5.18% -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
80972 97334 101928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.31% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67196 81538 83871
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 February 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 28 February 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 +7 91 £65,000 -10.34% 10
London +7 35 £80,000 - 3
South East +35 13 £64,000 -11.72% 3
South West +23 12 £65,000 +13.04% 2
Gloucestershire -9 8 £65,000 +10.63%
Gloucester - 8 £65,000 -
West Yorkshire +26 7 £57,500 -8.00%
Yorkshire +25 7 £57,500 -11.53%
Leeds - 7 £57,500 -
West Midlands +28 6 £62,500 -12.28% 1
East of England +24 6 £55,000 -18.51%
Cambridgeshire +6 6 £55,000 -
Berkshire +24 5 £64,000 -8.57% 1
Scotland +10 4 £55,000 -38.88%
Edinburgh +9 4 £55,000 -
Cambridge +13 3 - -
Birmingham +10 3 £60,000 -20.00% 1
East Midlands 0 3 £65,000 -3.70%
North West -22 3 £85,000 +61.90% 1
Heathrow - 3 £49,500 -
Bristol - 3 £60,000 - 1
Gatwick - 3 £64,000 -
Peterborough - 3 £55,000 -
West Sussex - 3 £64,000 -
Surrey +59 2 £56,250 -31.81% 1
East Sussex +12 2 £64,000 +11.30%
Buckinghamshire +12 2 £100,000 +48.14%
Nottinghamshire +5 2 £65,000 -7.14%
Brighton +3 2 £64,000 +11.30%
Manchester -26 2 £85,000 +61.90% 1

IT Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 59 (22.61%) Microsoft
2 57 (21.84%) TOGAF
3 53 (20.31%) VMware
4 52 (19.92%) Windows
5 47 (18.01%) Finance
6 46 (17.62%) SQL Server
6 46 (17.62%) VMware Infrastructure
7 42 (16.09%) Enterprise Architecture
7 42 (16.09%) Cisco
8 40 (15.33%) Degree
9 38 (14.56%) SOA
10 36 (13.79%) Oracle
11 35 (13.41%) Linux
12 34 (13.03%) Active Directory
13 33 (12.64%) ITIL
14 31 (11.88%) Information Security
15 29 (11.11%) Service Management
15 29 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
16 28 (10.73%) SAN
17 27 (10.34%) Java
17 27 (10.34%) Firewall
17 27 (10.34%) Management Information System
17 27 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
18 25 (9.58%) Project Management
18 25 (9.58%) LAN
18 25 (9.58%) WAN
18 25 (9.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 24 (9.20%) Data Centre
19 24 (9.20%) MCSE
19 24 (9.20%) Apache

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 24 (9.20%) Apache
2 21 (8.05%) IIS
3 17 (6.51%) SharePoint
4 16 (6.13%) MS Exchange
5 8 (3.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (2.68%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (2.30%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (1.15%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.15%) DataSynapse
9 3 (1.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (1.15%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.15%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.77%) Documentum
10 2 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (6.51%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.83%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.30%) MS Office
3 6 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.30%) MS Project
4 1 (0.38%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.15%) RMDS
1 3 (1.15%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (0.77%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.77%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.77%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.77%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.38%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.38%) Maximo
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.38%) SAP APO
3 1 (0.38%) SAP MII
3 1 (0.38%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.38%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 29 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (8.43%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (5.36%) Office 365
3 14 (5.36%) SaaS
4 12 (4.60%) IaaS
5 8 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (2.68%) PaaS
7 4 (1.53%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 28 (10.73%) SAN
2 27 (10.34%) Firewall
3 25 (9.58%) LAN
3 25 (9.58%) WAN
4 20 (7.66%) DNS
5 17 (6.51%) TCP/IP
6 11 (4.21%) DHCP
7 9 (3.45%) VPN
8 8 (3.07%) Wireless
9 7 (2.68%) DMZ
9 7 (2.68%) LDAP
9 7 (2.68%) VoIP
9 7 (2.68%) WLAN
10 5 (1.92%) Multicast
10 5 (1.92%) VLAN
11 4 (1.53%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (1.53%) HTTP
11 4 (1.53%) IP Telephony
11 4 (1.53%) NAS
11 4 (1.53%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (17.62%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.36%) Big Data
3 8 (3.07%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.30%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.30%) MySQL
4 6 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.15%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.15%) HBase
6 3 (1.15%) SAP BW
6 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.77%) Blockchain
7 2 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.77%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (18.01%) Finance
2 15 (5.75%) Marketing
3 14 (5.36%) Banking
3 14 (5.36%) Legal
4 9 (3.45%) Retail
5 8 (3.07%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.68%) Advertising
6 7 (2.68%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.68%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.30%) Billing
8 5 (1.92%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.53%) Back Office
10 3 (1.15%) Publishing
11 2 (0.77%) Front Office
12 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.38%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.66%) Web Services
2 16 (6.13%) Middleware
3 13 (4.98%) .NET
4 10 (3.83%) HTML
4 10 (3.83%) SOAP
5 8 (3.07%) REST
6 7 (2.68%) JSON
7 6 (2.30%) J2EE
8 5 (1.92%) CSS
8 5 (1.92%) HTML5
9 3 (1.15%) Apache Sling
9 3 (1.15%) CSS3
9 3 (1.15%) JSR 170
9 3 (1.15%) Rendezvous
9 3 (1.15%) Ultra Messaging
9 3 (1.15%) XML
9 3 (1.15%) XSLT
10 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.38%) SAML
10 1 (0.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 24 (9.20%) Data Centre
3 15 (5.75%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.75%) Public Cloud
4 11 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.45%) Private Cloud
5 9 (3.45%) Replication
6 8 (3.07%) Clustering
6 8 (3.07%) Cyberthreat
6 8 (3.07%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (2.68%) Mainframe
8 6 (2.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (1.92%) Taxonomies
9 5 (1.92%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.53%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (1.15%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (1.15%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.15%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 52 (19.92%) Windows
2 35 (13.41%) Linux
3 23 (8.81%) Windows Server
4 14 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (3.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (3.45%) Solaris
7 8 (3.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (3.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (2.30%) Unix
9 3 (1.15%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.38%) AIX
10 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (21.84%) TOGAF
2 42 (16.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 38 (14.56%) SOA
4 33 (12.64%) ITIL
5 31 (11.88%) Information Security
6 29 (11.11%) Service Management
7 27 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (9.58%) Project Management
9 23 (8.81%) Presales
10 22 (8.43%) Security Architecture
10 22 (8.43%) Technical Architecture
11 18 (6.90%) Mentoring
12 16 (6.13%) Analytics
12 16 (6.13%) Infrastructure Management
12 16 (6.13%) ITIL V3
12 16 (6.13%) Load Balancing
12 16 (6.13%) Network Design
13 15 (5.75%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (5.36%) ISMS
15 13 (4.98%) ArchiMate
Programming Languages
1 27 (10.34%) Java
2 18 (6.90%) SQL
3 17 (6.51%) C#
4 12 (4.60%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.45%) PowerShell
6 6 (2.30%) VBScript
7 2 (0.77%) Python
8 1 (0.38%) C++
8 1 (0.38%) Perl
8 1 (0.38%) Ruby
8 1 (0.38%) Scala
8 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (15.33%) Degree
2 24 (9.20%) MCSE
2 24 (9.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (8.81%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (8.81%) Security Cleared
4 19 (7.28%) DV Cleared
5 14 (5.36%) SC Cleared
6 13 (4.98%) CCNP
6 13 (4.98%) CISSP
6 13 (4.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (2.68%) CISA
7 7 (2.68%) CISM
7 7 (2.68%) MCSA
7 7 (2.68%) VCAP
8 6 (2.30%) CCNA
8 6 (2.30%) MCITP
9 5 (1.92%) CCIE
9 5 (1.92%) GIAC
10 4 (1.53%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (1.53%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (4.98%) RMADS
3 12 (4.60%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.30%) PMO
5 5 (1.92%) QA
6 3 (1.15%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.77%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 46 (17.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (13.03%) Active Directory
3 15 (5.75%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.07%) vSphere
5 7 (2.68%) VMware ESX
6 6 (2.30%) XenApp
7 3 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.15%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.15%) vCloud
7 3 (1.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.77%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.77%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.77%) UAG
8 2 (0.77%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.38%) NFS
9 1 (0.38%) SRDF
9 1 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (2.30%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (1.53%) AirWatch
2 4 (1.53%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.15%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (0.77%) SCCM
5 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.38%) Puppet
5 1 (0.38%) SCOM
5 1 (0.38%) vMotion
5 1 (0.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 59 (22.61%) Microsoft
2 53 (20.31%) VMware
3 42 (16.09%) Cisco
4 36 (13.79%) Oracle
5 22 (8.43%) Citrix
6 10 (3.83%) HP
7 8 (3.07%) NetApp
7 8 (3.07%) Red Hat
7 8 (3.07%) SAP
8 7 (2.68%) EMC
9 6 (2.30%) CommVault
9 6 (2.30%) Dell Compellent
9 6 (2.30%) Nimble Storage
10 5 (1.92%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.53%) 3PAR
11 4 (1.53%) Google
11 4 (1.53%) Juniper
11 4 (1.53%) Sitecore
12 3 (1.15%) Avaya
12 3 (1.15%) IBM
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + 27 Hols + exc pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £67200 - £81600 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £67200 - £81600 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: From £37,000 to £42,000 per annum
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