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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Architect
Rank 683 804 812
Rank change year-on-year
+121 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 230 177 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 177 126 140
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £46,500 £42,997
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £97,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%

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
94446 105603 113036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79450 87181 92036
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +78 207 £72,500 +4.31% 13
London +67 93 £80,000 +3.22% 8
South East +41 43 £72,500 +31.81% 2
East Midlands +12 16 £61,500 -8.88%
South West +4 16 £80,000 +29.03% 1
West Midlands +2 13 £55,000 +22.22%
Buckinghamshire +30 11 £72,500 +49.48%
Milton Keynes +25 11 £72,500 +49.48%
Yorkshire +40 10 £70,000 +33.33%
Surrey +33 10 £61,500 +17.14% 1
West Yorkshire +23 10 £70,000 +43.58%
Dorset - 10 £80,000 -
Weymouth - 10 £80,000 -
City of London +71 9 £90,000 +20.00% 1
Nottinghamshire +17 9 £61,500 -
North West +13 9 £68,500 -0.72%
Manchester -13 9 £68,500 -0.72%
Birmingham -17 8 £55,000 +22.22%
Canary Wharf - 8 £100,000 -
Abingdon - 7 - -
Oxfordshire - 7 - -
Berkshire +2 6 £75,000 - 1
Bradford - 6 £70,000 -
Bristol +15 4 - - 1
Kent - 4 £65,000 -
Stansted - 4 £65,000 -
Staines - 4 - - 1
Leeds +24 3 £47,500 -29.62%
Scotland +6 3 £80,000 +6.66%
East of England +3 3 £70,000 - 1

IT Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 134 (30.45%) TOGAF
2 125 (28.41%) Finance
3 99 (22.50%) Security Architecture
4 74 (16.82%) Enterprise Architecture
5 66 (15.00%) Security Cleared
5 66 (15.00%) Java
5 66 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 64 (14.55%) SOA
6 64 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
6 64 (14.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 64 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
7 60 (13.64%) Presales
7 60 (13.64%) SC Cleared
8 59 (13.41%) CISSP
9 58 (13.18%) Degree
10 55 (12.50%) Oracle
11 53 (12.05%) Stakeholder Management
12 52 (11.82%) Retail
12 52 (11.82%) Project Management
12 52 (11.82%) QA
13 51 (11.59%) Service Management
14 49 (11.14%) Information Security
14 49 (11.14%) Network Design
14 49 (11.14%) Cybersecurity
15 48 (10.91%) Cisco
16 47 (10.68%) ITIL
16 47 (10.68%) CISM
17 45 (10.23%) SQL Server
17 45 (10.23%) .NET
18 43 (9.77%) VMware

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 15 (3.41%) MS Exchange
2 14 (3.18%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (1.59%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.36%) IIS
5 6 (1.36%) Skype for Business
5 6 (1.36%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.14%) Apache
6 5 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.68%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.45%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.23%) CMS
10 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.23%) JBoss
10 1 (0.23%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (2.95%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.59%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.14%) MS Office
3 5 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.36%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.45%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (8.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (6.14%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (5.45%) SaaS
4 19 (4.32%) Office 365
5 16 (3.64%) IaaS
6 15 (3.41%) PaaS
7 7 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.14%) Yammer
9 3 (0.68%) Force.com
10 2 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.45%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.45%) Heroku
11 1 (0.23%) HP Helion
11 1 (0.23%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 42 (9.55%) WAN
2 37 (8.41%) LAN
3 35 (7.95%) Network Security
4 34 (7.73%) Firewall
5 20 (4.55%) VPN
6 19 (4.32%) SAN
7 11 (2.50%) NAS
8 9 (2.05%) FCoE
8 9 (2.05%) Fibre Channel
8 9 (2.05%) HTTPS
8 9 (2.05%) Multicast
9 8 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (1.82%) SSL
10 7 (1.59%) OSPF
10 7 (1.59%) Wireless
11 5 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (1.14%) Cisco Wireless
11 5 (1.14%) DNS
11 5 (1.14%) IPsec
11 5 (1.14%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (10.23%) SQL Server
2 37 (8.41%) Big Data
3 14 (3.18%) Relational Database
4 13 (2.95%) RDBMS
5 7 (1.59%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.36%) MySQL
7 5 (1.14%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.14%) OLTP
7 5 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.91%) DB2
8 4 (0.91%) DTS
8 4 (0.91%) OLAP
8 4 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (0.45%) ERwin
2 1 (0.23%) JIRA
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.23%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.23%) Subversion
2 1 (0.23%) Vagrant
General
1 125 (28.41%) Finance
2 52 (11.82%) Retail
3 32 (7.27%) Telecoms
4 24 (5.45%) Banking
5 18 (4.09%) Advertising
6 16 (3.64%) Legal
7 13 (2.95%) Marketing
8 12 (2.73%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.59%) Publishing
10 5 (1.14%) Back Office
10 5 (1.14%) Law
11 3 (0.68%) Electronics
12 2 (0.45%) Billing
12 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.23%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (10.23%) .NET
2 25 (5.68%) Web Services
3 24 (5.45%) Middleware
4 14 (3.18%) SOAP
4 14 (3.18%) XML
5 11 (2.50%) HTML
6 10 (2.27%) RESTful
7 8 (1.82%) HTML5
7 8 (1.82%) REST
8 6 (1.36%) .NET Framework
8 6 (1.36%) JMS
8 6 (1.36%) JSON
9 5 (1.14%) COM
9 5 (1.14%) CSS
9 5 (1.14%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (0.91%) ASP.NET
10 4 (0.91%) EDI
11 3 (0.68%) Node.js
11 3 (0.68%) Spring
11 3 (0.68%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 64 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (7.27%) Management Information System
3 25 (5.68%) Computer Science
4 23 (5.23%) Mobile App
5 22 (5.00%) Data Centre
6 15 (3.41%) PMI
7 14 (3.18%) Public Cloud
8 10 (2.27%) Client/Server
8 10 (2.27%) PKI
9 9 (2.05%) Security Operations Centre
10 7 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.36%) Derivative
11 6 (1.36%) Equities
11 6 (1.36%) Fixed Income
11 6 (1.36%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
14 3 (0.68%) Informatics
14 3 (0.68%) Private Cloud
14 3 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 40 (9.09%) Windows
2 36 (8.18%) Linux
3 15 (3.41%) Unix
4 14 (3.18%) Windows Server
5 13 (2.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (2.95%) Solaris
6 5 (1.14%) Android
6 5 (1.14%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.14%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.91%) AIX
7 4 (0.91%) Windows 10
7 4 (0.91%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.23%) HPUX
8 1 (0.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (30.45%) TOGAF
2 99 (22.50%) Security Architecture
3 74 (16.82%) Enterprise Architecture
4 64 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (14.55%) SOA
5 60 (13.64%) Presales
6 53 (12.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 52 (11.82%) Project Management
8 51 (11.59%) Service Management
9 49 (11.14%) Cybersecurity
9 49 (11.14%) Information Security
9 49 (11.14%) Network Design
10 47 (10.68%) ITIL
11 36 (8.18%) SABSA
12 32 (7.27%) Technical Architecture
13 31 (7.05%) ERP
14 30 (6.82%) Analytics
15 25 (5.68%) Risk Management
16 23 (5.23%) Network Architecture
16 23 (5.23%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 66 (15.00%) Java
2 33 (7.50%) SQL
3 22 (5.00%) C#
4 19 (4.32%) C
5 15 (3.41%) JavaScript
6 9 (2.05%) C++
7 4 (0.91%) PHP
7 4 (0.91%) VB
7 4 (0.91%) XPath
8 3 (0.68%) Scala
9 2 (0.45%) Groovy
9 2 (0.45%) OCaml
9 2 (0.45%) Python
9 2 (0.45%) Ruby
10 1 (0.23%) Perl
10 1 (0.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 66 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 60 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 59 (13.41%) CISSP
4 58 (13.18%) Degree
5 47 (10.68%) CISM
6 25 (5.68%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (4.09%) CEH
8 17 (3.86%) CCNP
9 15 (3.41%) PMI Certification
10 12 (2.73%) CISA
11 11 (2.50%) CLAS
12 10 (2.27%) CCNA
13 9 (2.05%) CCIE
13 9 (2.05%) MCSE
13 9 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (1.82%) SANS
15 7 (1.59%) CCDA
15 7 (1.59%) CCDP
15 7 (1.59%) GIAC
16 5 (1.14%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (14.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 52 (11.82%) QA
3 34 (7.73%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 22 (5.00%) PCI DSS
5 12 (2.73%) COBIT
6 4 (0.91%) SLA
7 2 (0.45%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.45%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.23%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.23%) JSP 440
System Software
1 29 (6.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (4.32%) Active Directory
3 18 (4.09%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.05%) NFS
4 9 (2.05%) SRDF
5 5 (1.14%) XenApp
6 4 (0.91%) vCloud
6 4 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.91%) vSphere
7 1 (0.23%) Docker
7 1 (0.23%) HDFS
7 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (0.91%) AirWatch
1 4 (0.91%) NetBackup
2 3 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.68%) Puppet
3 1 (0.23%) Ansible
3 1 (0.23%) OpenView
3 1 (0.23%) SCCM
3 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.23%) vRealize
3 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 66 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 55 (12.50%) Oracle
3 48 (10.91%) Cisco
4 43 (9.77%) VMware
5 24 (5.45%) Citrix
6 22 (5.00%) EMC
7 21 (4.77%) Salesforce.com
8 18 (4.09%) NetApp
9 16 (3.64%) IBM
9 16 (3.64%) SAP
10 13 (2.95%) Red Hat
10 13 (2.95%) webMethods
11 12 (2.73%) Google
12 10 (2.27%) HP
13 9 (2.05%) Intel
13 9 (2.05%) Sophos
14 8 (1.82%) Juniper
15 7 (1.59%) Avaya
15 7 (1.59%) CheckPoint
15 7 (1.59%) Splunk
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Adteq Limited
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package, Health Care, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £11000 - £80000 per annum + Total package upto 110k
Posted: 5 days ago
England
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £11000 - £80000 per annum + Total package upto 110k
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Wavex
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nicolson Bray
Salary: Banking Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Posted: 9 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Posted: 25 days ago
South West London
Retail Trust
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £85,000 DOE+Bonus+Company Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
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Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + competitive
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