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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Architect
Rank 730 779 790
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 152 185 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 106 154 145
Median salary £72,500 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £92,500 £82,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £67,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%

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
86446 102226 109753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.57% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71817 85217 90858
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 2016 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 10 December 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 +33 139 £75,000 - 15
London +26 64 £80,000 -5.88% 6
South East +66 27 £73,750 +5.35% 4
West Midlands -1 17 £55,000 - 1
East of England +36 15 £72,500 -23.68% 2
Surrey +37 12 £75,000 +27.65%
Brentwood - 11 £72,500 -
Essex - 11 £72,500 -
South West +20 9 £65,000 +8.33% 1
South Wales -4 7 £37,725 -28.14%
Birmingham -7 7 £57,500 -25.80% 1
Wales -14 7 £37,725 -28.14%
Gloucestershire -16 7 £65,000 -
Guildford - 7 £80,000 -
Newport - 7 £37,725 -
City of London +13 6 £80,000 -15.78%
Berkshire +47 5 £90,000 +28.57% 1
Gloucester -2 5 £65,000 -7.14%
Hampshire +10 4 £60,000 -33.33%
Basingstoke - 4 £60,000 -
Reigate - 3 £72,500 -
Gatwick - 3 £62,500 -
Coventry - 3 £42,500 -
West Sussex - 3 £62,500 -
Reading +29 2 £90,000 +26.31%
Slough +24 2 £82,500 +17.85%
Kent +11 2 £77,500 -22.50% 1
West Yorkshire +7 2 £66,250 +8.16% 1
Yorkshire +3 2 £66,250 +8.16% 1
East Midlands -7 2 £76,250 +15.09%

IT Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 97 (27.48%) TOGAF
2 74 (20.96%) Finance
3 73 (20.68%) Microsoft
4 70 (19.83%) Enterprise Architecture
5 65 (18.41%) Degree
6 64 (18.13%) SOA
7 55 (15.58%) SQL Server
7 55 (15.58%) Windows
8 54 (15.30%) Cisco
8 54 (15.30%) VMware
9 53 (15.01%) Oracle
10 48 (13.60%) Java
11 45 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
11 45 (12.75%) Security Architecture
12 44 (12.46%) Technical Architecture
12 44 (12.46%) VMware Infrastructure
12 44 (12.46%) ITIL
13 43 (12.18%) Linux
14 42 (11.90%) Project Management
15 41 (11.61%) Service Management
16 40 (11.33%) QA
16 40 (11.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 39 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
17 39 (11.05%) CISSP
18 38 (10.76%) Information Security
19 35 (9.92%) Microsoft Azure
20 34 (9.63%) Firewall
20 34 (9.63%) Presales
21 33 (9.35%) Retail
22 32 (9.07%) LAN

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 23 (6.52%) Apache
2 22 (6.23%) IIS
3 16 (4.53%) MS Exchange
4 11 (3.12%) SharePoint
5 10 (2.83%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.70%) IBM HTTP Server
8 5 (1.42%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (0.57%) Documentum
11 2 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.28%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (4.53%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.40%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.70%) MS Project
5 1 (0.28%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (2.27%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (0.85%) RMDS
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.57%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.28%) Maximo
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.28%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.28%) SAP MII
4 1 (0.28%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.28%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 35 (9.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (8.50%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (4.53%) SaaS
4 13 (3.68%) IaaS
5 10 (2.83%) PaaS
6 9 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (1.70%) Office 365
9 1 (0.28%) HP Helion
9 1 (0.28%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.28%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 34 (9.63%) Firewall
2 32 (9.07%) LAN
2 32 (9.07%) WAN
3 25 (7.08%) SAN
4 22 (6.23%) DNS
5 18 (5.10%) VPN
6 15 (4.25%) Network Security
7 13 (3.68%) TCP/IP
8 11 (3.12%) DHCP
9 10 (2.83%) LDAP
10 8 (2.27%) Multicast
11 7 (1.98%) DMZ
11 7 (1.98%) WLAN
12 6 (1.70%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (1.70%) HTTP
12 6 (1.70%) HTTPS
13 5 (1.42%) NAS
14 4 (1.13%) FCoE
14 4 (1.13%) Fibre Channel
14 4 (1.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (15.58%) SQL Server
2 29 (8.22%) Big Data
3 13 (3.68%) NoSQL
4 7 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.70%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.70%) MySQL
6 5 (1.42%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.13%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.13%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.85%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.85%) HBase
8 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.57%) DB2
9 2 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.57%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (0.28%) SoapUI
1 1 (0.28%) Vagrant
General
1 74 (20.96%) Finance
2 33 (9.35%) Retail
3 22 (6.23%) Advertising
4 19 (5.38%) Legal
5 17 (4.82%) Banking
6 15 (4.25%) Manufacturing
7 13 (3.68%) Marketing
8 8 (2.27%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.70%) Aerospace
9 6 (1.70%) Billing
10 5 (1.42%) Investment Banking
11 4 (1.13%) Publishing
12 2 (0.57%) Back Office
13 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.28%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.93%) Middleware
2 26 (7.37%) Web Services
3 23 (6.52%) .NET
4 14 (3.97%) SOAP
5 11 (3.12%) HTML
6 9 (2.55%) REST
6 9 (2.55%) XML
7 8 (2.27%) J2EE
7 8 (2.27%) JMS
7 8 (2.27%) JSON
8 5 (1.42%) .NET Framework
8 5 (1.42%) CSS
8 5 (1.42%) RESTful
9 4 (1.13%) HTML5
10 3 (0.85%) Apache Sling
10 3 (0.85%) CSS3
10 3 (0.85%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (0.85%) JSR 170
10 3 (0.85%) Ultra Messaging
10 3 (0.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (8.78%) Computer Science
3 28 (7.93%) Management Information System
4 25 (7.08%) Data Centre
5 17 (4.82%) Public Cloud
6 10 (2.83%) Client/Server
7 9 (2.55%) Derivative
7 9 (2.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 9 (2.55%) Equities
7 9 (2.55%) Replication
8 8 (2.27%) Cyberthreat
8 8 (2.27%) Fixed Income
8 8 (2.27%) Statistics
9 7 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.98%) Mainframe
9 7 (1.98%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.42%) Clustering
10 5 (1.42%) Fintech
10 5 (1.42%) PMI
10 5 (1.42%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 55 (15.58%) Windows
2 43 (12.18%) Linux
3 26 (7.37%) Windows Server
4 14 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (3.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (2.83%) Solaris
7 8 (2.27%) Unix
8 5 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.57%) AIX
11 1 (0.28%) HPUX
11 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.28%) SUSE
11 1 (0.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (27.48%) TOGAF
2 70 (19.83%) Enterprise Architecture
3 64 (18.13%) SOA
4 45 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (12.75%) Security Architecture
5 44 (12.46%) ITIL
5 44 (12.46%) Technical Architecture
6 42 (11.90%) Project Management
7 41 (11.61%) Service Management
8 38 (10.76%) Information Security
9 34 (9.63%) Presales
10 29 (8.22%) Risk Management
11 24 (6.80%) ERP
12 23 (6.52%) BPR
12 23 (6.52%) OO
13 22 (6.23%) Financial Modelling
14 21 (5.95%) Analytics
14 21 (5.95%) Network Design
14 21 (5.95%) Open Source
15 19 (5.38%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (13.60%) Java
2 22 (6.23%) SQL
3 18 (5.10%) C#
4 16 (4.53%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.27%) C
5 8 (2.27%) PowerShell
6 7 (1.98%) VBScript
7 6 (1.70%) C++
7 6 (1.70%) Python
8 5 (1.42%) Perl
8 5 (1.42%) Ruby
9 1 (0.28%) Scala
9 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 65 (18.41%) Degree
2 39 (11.05%) CISSP
3 30 (8.50%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (8.50%) CISM
4 26 (7.37%) Security Cleared
5 20 (5.67%) MCSE
5 20 (5.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (5.38%) CISA
7 15 (4.25%) CCNP
8 14 (3.97%) SC Cleared
9 12 (3.40%) DV Cleared
10 10 (2.83%) CEH
10 10 (2.83%) SANS
11 9 (2.55%) GIAC
12 7 (1.98%) EMC Certification
12 7 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (1.70%) CCNA
13 6 (1.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 5 (1.42%) CCIE
14 5 (1.42%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (11.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 40 (11.33%) QA
2 19 (5.38%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 5 (1.42%) RMADS
4 2 (0.57%) ISO27002
4 2 (0.57%) SLA
5 1 (0.28%) JSP 440
System Software
1 44 (12.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (8.22%) Active Directory
3 16 (4.53%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.27%) VMware ESX
5 7 (1.98%) vSphere
6 5 (1.42%) vCloud
7 4 (1.13%) NFS
7 4 (1.13%) SRDF
7 4 (1.13%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.57%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.57%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.57%) UAG
9 2 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.28%) Docker
10 1 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (1.98%) AirWatch
2 6 (1.70%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.13%) Puppet
4 3 (0.85%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (0.85%) WSUS
5 1 (0.28%) Ansible
5 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.28%) SCCM
5 1 (0.28%) SCOM
5 1 (0.28%) vMotion
5 1 (0.28%) vRealize
Vendors
1 73 (20.68%) Microsoft
2 54 (15.30%) Cisco
2 54 (15.30%) VMware
3 53 (15.01%) Oracle
4 16 (4.53%) Citrix
5 15 (4.25%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (3.97%) EMC
6 14 (3.97%) Red Hat
7 13 (3.68%) Google
8 11 (3.12%) SAP
9 10 (2.83%) HP
10 9 (2.55%) webMethods
11 7 (1.98%) Splunk
12 6 (1.70%) IBM
12 6 (1.70%) Sophos
12 6 (1.70%) Workday
13 5 (1.42%) CheckPoint
13 5 (1.42%) NetApp
14 4 (1.13%) Bloomberg
14 4 (1.13%) Reuters
Buckinghamshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum £90-110k+ bens bonus etc.
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + + excellent benefits package + bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
North London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £57500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £57500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £7820 - £9775 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £57500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Perse school
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Excellent salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Michael Page International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 8k car + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 16 days ago
East London
Charles Taylor plc
Salary: Market related
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £95000 - £105000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago