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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Architect
Rank 723 801 816
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 201 163 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 155 115 129
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -0.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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
96072 103113 114040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.47% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 80843 84551 93470
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 27 May 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 27 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 +54 194 £70,000 -3.44% 16
London +41 88 £75,000 -1.63% 7
South East +30 49 £70,000 - 1
Berkshire +16 17 £69,250 -1.07%
South West -6 16 £80,000 -20.00% 3
City of London +38 15 £95,000 +26.66% 2
Milton Keynes +35 13 £71,250 +69.64%
Buckinghamshire +32 13 £71,250 +69.64%
East Midlands +23 13 £61,500 -1.60% 1
Surrey +13 11 £70,000 +12.00% 1
East of England +15 10 £70,000 -3.44% 2
Dorset - 9 £80,000 - 1
Weymouth - 9 £80,000 - 1
North West +18 7 £68,500 +3.39%
Manchester +9 7 £68,500 -2.14%
West Midlands -21 7 £55,000 - 1
Bracknell - 7 £69,250 -
Leatherhead +21 6 £70,000 +12.00%
Scotland -11 6 £47,500 -22.76% 2
Reading +18 5 £70,000 +3.70%
Essex +13 5 £70,000 -3.44%
Yorkshire +4 5 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Canary Wharf - 5 £100,000 -
Abingdon - 5 - -
Oxfordshire - 5 - -
Leicestershire +12 4 £63,000 +0.80%
West Yorkshire +7 4 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Birmingham -20 4 £57,500 +12.19% 1
Edinburgh +4 3 £53,750 -12.60% 1
Bristol -2 3 - - 2

IT Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 115 (29.19%) Finance
2 105 (26.65%) TOGAF
3 74 (18.78%) Enterprise Architecture
4 71 (18.02%) Security Cleared
5 69 (17.51%) Security Architecture
6 68 (17.26%) Agile Software Development
7 67 (17.01%) Java
8 64 (16.24%) SC Cleared
9 63 (15.99%) SOA
10 54 (13.71%) Oracle
10 54 (13.71%) Presales
11 53 (13.45%) Microsoft
12 47 (11.93%) .NET
12 47 (11.93%) Project Management
13 44 (11.17%) Cybersecurity
14 43 (10.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 41 (10.41%) ITIL
15 41 (10.41%) Analytical Skills
16 40 (10.15%) Telecoms
17 38 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
17 38 (9.64%) VMware
17 38 (9.64%) SQL Server
17 38 (9.64%) CISSP
18 35 (8.88%) SQL
18 35 (8.88%) Web Services
18 35 (8.88%) E-Commerce
18 35 (8.88%) Windows
19 34 (8.63%) Cisco
19 34 (8.63%) Network Design
20 33 (8.38%) ERP

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 17 (4.31%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.55%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (3.30%) WebLogic
4 11 (2.79%) MS Exchange
4 11 (2.79%) WebSphere
5 8 (2.03%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (1.52%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (1.27%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.76%) IIS
8 3 (0.76%) Node.js
9 2 (0.51%) AquaLogic
9 2 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.51%) WebLogic Integration
9 2 (0.51%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.51%) WebSphere Process Server
10 1 (0.25%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (2.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.27%) MS Office
2 5 (1.27%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.51%) AquaLogic BPM
1 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.51%) MoSes
1 2 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (0.51%) SAP CRM
1 2 (0.51%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (7.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (5.84%) SaaS
4 16 (4.06%) Office 365
5 14 (3.55%) IaaS
5 14 (3.55%) PaaS
6 9 (2.28%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.27%) Yammer
9 3 (0.76%) Force.com
10 2 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.51%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.51%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.11%) Firewall
2 27 (6.85%) WAN
3 25 (6.35%) Network Security
4 22 (5.58%) LAN
5 9 (2.28%) SAN
5 9 (2.28%) VPN
6 8 (2.03%) SSL
7 7 (1.78%) OSPF
7 7 (1.78%) Wireless
8 6 (1.52%) NAS
9 5 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (1.27%) Cisco Wireless
9 5 (1.27%) FCoE
9 5 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (1.27%) HTTPS
9 5 (1.27%) IPsec
9 5 (1.27%) MPLS
9 5 (1.27%) Multicast
10 3 (0.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (9.64%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.84%) Big Data
3 14 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (3.05%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.28%) RDBMS
6 8 (2.03%) DTS
7 5 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.27%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.02%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.02%) OLTP
9 3 (0.76%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.76%) OLAP
9 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.51%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.51%) DB2
10 2 (0.51%) MySQL
10 2 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.25%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.25%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 2 (0.51%) ERwin
1 2 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.25%) JIRA
2 1 (0.25%) Subversion
General
1 115 (29.19%) Finance
2 40 (10.15%) Telecoms
3 29 (7.36%) Retail
4 16 (4.06%) Banking
5 12 (3.05%) Marketing
6 11 (2.79%) Legal
7 8 (2.03%) Back Office
8 7 (1.78%) Billing
8 7 (1.78%) Military
9 5 (1.27%) Law
9 5 (1.27%) Publishing
10 4 (1.02%) Front Office
10 4 (1.02%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.76%) Electronics
11 3 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.25%) Advertising
12 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (11.93%) .NET
2 35 (8.88%) Web Services
3 14 (3.55%) SOAP
3 14 (3.55%) XML
4 13 (3.30%) HTML
4 13 (3.30%) Middleware
4 13 (3.30%) REST
5 10 (2.54%) HTML5
6 8 (2.03%) EDI
6 8 (2.03%) J2EE
7 7 (1.78%) COM
7 7 (1.78%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (1.52%) RESTful
9 4 (1.02%) JSON
10 3 (0.76%) Apache Camel
10 3 (0.76%) CSS
10 3 (0.76%) Java EE
10 3 (0.76%) Spring
10 3 (0.76%) Spring Integration
11 2 (0.51%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.41%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.60%) Data Centre
3 20 (5.08%) Mobile App
4 19 (4.82%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.55%) Computer Science
6 12 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (3.05%) PKI
6 12 (3.05%) Public Cloud
7 11 (2.79%) Security Operations Centre
8 10 (2.54%) PMI
9 7 (1.78%) Data Integration
10 5 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.02%) Cryptography
11 4 (1.02%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.76%) Biotechnology
12 3 (0.76%) CESG
12 3 (0.76%) Informatics
12 3 (0.76%) Life Science
12 3 (0.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 35 (8.88%) Windows
2 31 (7.87%) Linux
3 13 (3.30%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.03%) Solaris
4 8 (2.03%) Unix
5 5 (1.27%) AIX
5 5 (1.27%) Android
5 5 (1.27%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.27%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.76%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.76%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (26.65%) TOGAF
2 74 (18.78%) Enterprise Architecture
3 69 (17.51%) Security Architecture
4 68 (17.26%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (15.99%) SOA
6 54 (13.71%) Presales
7 47 (11.93%) Project Management
8 44 (11.17%) Cybersecurity
9 41 (10.41%) ITIL
10 38 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 35 (8.88%) E-Commerce
12 34 (8.63%) Network Design
13 33 (8.38%) ERP
14 31 (7.87%) Information Security
15 26 (6.60%) CRM
16 25 (6.35%) Service Management
17 24 (6.09%) Analytics
18 22 (5.58%) SABSA
18 22 (5.58%) Strategic Planning
19 21 (5.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 67 (17.01%) Java
2 35 (8.88%) SQL
3 23 (5.84%) C#
4 12 (3.05%) JavaScript
5 10 (2.54%) C
6 8 (2.03%) PHP
6 8 (2.03%) VB
6 8 (2.03%) XPath
7 5 (1.27%) C++
8 4 (1.02%) Scala
9 3 (0.76%) Ada
9 3 (0.76%) Groovy
10 2 (0.51%) OCaml
10 2 (0.51%) Perl
10 2 (0.51%) Python
10 2 (0.51%) Ruby
11 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 71 (18.02%) Security Cleared
2 64 (16.24%) SC Cleared
3 38 (9.64%) CISSP
4 31 (7.87%) Degree
5 27 (6.85%) CISM
6 15 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (3.30%) CCNA
7 13 (3.30%) CCNP
8 11 (2.79%) CCIE
8 11 (2.79%) CLAS
8 11 (2.79%) MBA
9 10 (2.54%) DV Cleared
9 10 (2.54%) PMI Certification
10 8 (2.03%) MCSE
10 8 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (1.78%) CCDA
11 7 (1.78%) CCDP
11 7 (1.78%) CEH
12 6 (1.52%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (10.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (6.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 19 (4.82%) QA
4 17 (4.31%) COBIT
4 17 (4.31%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.02%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.76%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 3 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.51%) ISO22301
7 2 (0.51%) SLA
8 1 (0.25%) HIPAA
System Software
1 27 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (4.57%) Hyper-V
3 15 (3.81%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.27%) NFS
4 5 (1.27%) SRDF
4 5 (1.27%) XenApp
5 3 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.51%) vCloud
6 2 (0.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (1.27%) Puppet
2 3 (0.76%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.25%) Nagios
3 1 (0.25%) OpenNMS
3 1 (0.25%) OpenView
3 1 (0.25%) SCCM
3 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 54 (13.71%) Oracle
2 53 (13.45%) Microsoft
3 38 (9.64%) VMware
4 34 (8.63%) Cisco
5 25 (6.35%) Citrix
6 22 (5.58%) IBM
7 20 (5.08%) SAP
8 15 (3.81%) EMC
9 13 (3.30%) NetApp
10 11 (2.79%) HP
11 10 (2.54%) Informatica
11 10 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (2.28%) webMethods
13 8 (2.03%) Juniper
14 7 (1.78%) Avaya
14 7 (1.78%) CheckPoint
15 6 (1.52%) Google
15 6 (1.52%) Palo Alto
16 5 (1.27%) F5
16 5 (1.27%) Red Hat
London
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package, Health Care, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS, CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + £neg+bonus+car
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Newstead Village, Nottinghamshire
EON UK
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £73000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Cloud Business
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol, South West
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 23 days ago