The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Architect
Rank 814 811 810
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 105 63 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.057% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.060% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 72 44 75
Average salary £70,250 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £75,000 £98,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £50,000 £63,750
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.56%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114444 105272 119153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92735 87604 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

IT Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 17 April 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +8 99 £71,500 +2.14% 2
London -32 51 £82,500 +17.85% 1
South East -3 20 £70,500 +11.02%
City of London -8 10 £72,500 +13.72% 1
Yorkshire -24 10 £55,000 +10.00%
Buckinghamshire +13 9 - -
Milton Keynes - 9 - -
West Yorkshire -29 8 £51,250 +2.50%
Bradford +4 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Surrey - 5 £75,000 -
West Midlands - 5 £50,000 -
East of England - 5 - - 1
Watford - 4 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 4 - - 1
North West +1 3 £50,000 +17.64%
Hampshire -13 3 £69,500 +41.83%
Docklands, London - 3 £100,000 -
Coventry - 3 £50,000 -
Harrow - 3 - -
South West 0 2 £53,962 -
Leeds -25 2 £70,000 +40.00%
Birmingham - 2 £70,000 -
Sheffield - 2 £62,500 -
Havant - 2 £64,000 -
Brighton - 2 - -
South Yorkshire - 2 £62,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £53,962 -
Cheshire - 2 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 2 - -
Manchester +3 1 £65,000 +52.94%

IT Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Architect in their job title.

1 42 (21.65%) TOGAF
2 36 (18.56%) E-Commerce
3 35 (18.04%) Oracle
3 35 (18.04%) Windows
3 35 (18.04%) Finance
4 33 (17.01%) Banking
5 26 (13.40%) SQL
5 26 (13.40%) Project Management
6 24 (12.37%) Microsoft
6 24 (12.37%) ITIL
6 24 (12.37%) Linux
7 23 (11.86%) VMware
7 23 (11.86%) SaaS
8 22 (11.34%) PaaS
8 22 (11.34%) SOA
8 22 (11.34%) CRM
8 22 (11.34%) Cisco
9 20 (10.31%) SAN
9 20 (10.31%) MS Excel
9 20 (10.31%) SAP
9 20 (10.31%) Telecoms
10 19 (9.79%) Zachman Framework
10 19 (9.79%) SQL Server
10 19 (9.79%) .NET
11 18 (9.28%) UNIX
11 18 (9.28%) Billing
11 18 (9.28%) Information Security
11 18 (9.28%) IaaS
12 17 (8.76%) 2G
12 17 (8.76%) Investment Banking

IT Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (7.22%) WebSphere
2 12 (6.19%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (5.15%) IIS
3 10 (5.15%) Apache
4 6 (3.09%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.03%) SAS
6 1 (0.52%) CMS
6 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.52%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.52%) SugarCRM
6 1 (0.52%) Drupal
6 1 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 20 (10.31%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (6.19%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.06%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.03%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (1.03%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (1.03%) Oracle SCM
3 2 (1.03%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.52%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.86%) SaaS
2 22 (11.34%) PaaS
3 18 (9.28%) IaaS
4 2 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.31%) SAN
2 17 (8.76%) 3G
2 17 (8.76%) 2G
3 16 (8.25%) Firewall
4 15 (7.73%) LAN
4 15 (7.73%) WAN
5 13 (6.70%) SMTP
6 12 (6.19%) MVNO
7 11 (5.67%) 4G
8 10 (5.15%) NAS
8 10 (5.15%) Multicast
8 10 (5.15%) Internet
9 9 (4.64%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (4.12%) FCoE
10 8 (4.12%) Network Security
10 8 (4.12%) DNS
11 7 (3.61%) FTP
11 7 (3.61%) VPN
12 6 (3.09%) LDAP
12 6 (3.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.79%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.70%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.06%) MySQL
4 2 (1.03%) QlikView
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.52%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 7
5 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 35 (18.04%) Finance
2 33 (17.01%) Banking
3 20 (10.31%) Telecoms
4 18 (9.28%) Billing
5 17 (8.76%) Investment Banking
6 16 (8.25%) International Banking
7 15 (7.73%) Retail
8 5 (2.58%) Local Government
9 4 (2.06%) Advertising
10 3 (1.55%) Financial Institution
11 2 (1.03%) Legal
11 2 (1.03%) Marketing
12 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.52%) Back Office
12 1 (0.52%) Electronics
12 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.79%) .NET
2 13 (6.70%) J2EE
3 12 (6.19%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (3.09%) SAML
5 3 (1.55%) Web Services
5 3 (1.55%) LAMP
6 2 (1.03%) XML
6 2 (1.03%) XML Schema
6 2 (1.03%) HTML
6 2 (1.03%) CSS
7 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.52%) Middleware
7 1 (0.52%) Ajax
7 1 (0.52%) Java EE
7 1 (0.52%) jQuery
7 1 (0.52%) HTML5
7 1 (0.52%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.22%) Client/Server
1 14 (7.22%) Mainframe
2 7 (3.61%) Data Integration
3 6 (3.09%) Visualisation
4 5 (2.58%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.06%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.55%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.03%) IPTV
7 2 (1.03%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.52%) iPad
8 1 (0.52%) Open Source
8 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.52%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.52%) RMADS
8 1 (0.52%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.52%) Clustering
8 1 (0.52%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.52%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 35 (18.04%) Windows
2 24 (12.37%) Linux
3 18 (9.28%) UNIX
4 9 (4.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (4.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (4.12%) Solaris
6 3 (1.55%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.03%) Debian
7 2 (1.03%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.52%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.52%) AIX
8 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (21.65%) TOGAF
2 36 (18.56%) E-Commerce
3 26 (13.40%) Project Management
4 24 (12.37%) ITIL
5 22 (11.34%) CRM
5 22 (11.34%) SOA
6 19 (9.79%) Zachman Framework
7 18 (9.28%) Information Security
8 15 (7.73%) Technical Architecture
8 15 (7.73%) Security Architecture
8 15 (7.73%) Analytics
9 14 (7.22%) Change Management
9 14 (7.22%) PRINCE2
10 13 (6.70%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (6.70%) Migration
10 13 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (6.19%) Data Architecture
12 11 (5.67%) Network Architecture
12 11 (5.67%) Campaign Management
12 11 (5.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 26 (13.40%) SQL
2 17 (8.76%) Java
3 3 (1.55%) PHP
4 2 (1.03%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.03%) Python
5 1 (0.52%) Jython
5 1 (0.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (8.25%) CISSP
2 15 (7.73%) Degree
3 9 (4.64%) MCSE
3 9 (4.64%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (4.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.64%) CCNA
4 5 (2.58%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.55%) MCSA
5 3 (1.55%) MCTS
5 3 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.03%) CISM
6 2 (1.03%) CCNP
7 1 (0.52%) MCITP
7 1 (0.52%) CHFI
7 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.52%) CCA
7 1 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 14 (7.22%) Active Directory
2 13 (6.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.15%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.12%) SRDF
4 8 (4.12%) NFS
5 3 (1.55%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (1.55%) UAG
5 3 (1.55%) XenApp
6 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.52%) Xen
6 1 (0.52%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.55%) SCCM
1 3 (1.55%) SCOM
2 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.52%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (0.52%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (18.04%) Oracle
2 24 (12.37%) Microsoft
3 23 (11.86%) VMware
4 22 (11.34%) Cisco
5 20 (10.31%) SAP
6 13 (6.70%) Siebel
6 13 (6.70%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (6.19%) TIBCO
7 12 (6.19%) Citrix
8 8 (4.12%) EMC
8 8 (4.12%) Intel
8 8 (4.12%) NetApp
9 7 (3.61%) Red Hat
10 6 (3.09%) Blue Coat
10 6 (3.09%) HP
11 4 (2.06%) SolarWinds
11 4 (2.06%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.55%) Dell
13 2 (1.03%) Cognos
13 2 (1.03%) Business Objects
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