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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Architect
Rank 737 802 834
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 207 171 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 161 124 129
Median salary £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £94,500 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £69,250 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -

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
99004 106428 116772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 83229 86820 94728
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 3 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 3 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 +59 196 £70,000 -6.66% 15
London +18 89 £78,500 +4.66% 7
South East +46 48 £70,000 -6.04% 3
Berkshire +25 22 £70,000 -1.75%
East of England +18 17 £67,500 -10.00%
City of London +55 16 £95,000 +26.66%
South West -5 15 £70,000 -6.66% 3
Reading +25 11 £70,000 -5.08%
East Midlands +20 11 £61,500 -1.60% 1
Buckinghamshire +19 11 £70,000 -
Milton Keynes +25 10 £70,000 -
Scotland +18 10 £52,500 -14.63%
North West +28 9 £68,000 +11.08%
Surrey +12 9 £70,000 +12.00%
Dorset +16 7 £80,000 +6.66% 1
Gloucestershire 0 7 £60,000 +6.66% 1
Manchester - 7 £69,250 -
Bracknell - 7 £69,250 -
Weymouth - 7 £80,000 -
Leatherhead +24 6 £70,000 +12.00%
Yorkshire +7 5 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Glasgow - 5 £50,000 -
Essex - 5 £70,000 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £67,500 -
Leicestershire +13 4 £63,000 +0.80% 1
Cheltenham -1 4 £61,250 +8.88% 1
Norfolk +16 3 £67,500 -
West Yorkshire +13 3 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Hampshire +8 3 £64,750 -3.35% 1
Edinburgh +3 3 £53,750 -12.60%

IT Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 120 (30.30%) Finance
2 100 (25.25%) TOGAF
3 80 (20.20%) Enterprise Architecture
4 76 (19.19%) SOA
5 68 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
6 66 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 64 (16.16%) Security Architecture
7 64 (16.16%) Oracle
8 63 (15.91%) Java
9 59 (14.90%) SC Cleared
10 58 (14.65%) Presales
11 52 (13.13%) .NET
12 48 (12.12%) Microsoft
13 45 (11.36%) SQL Server
13 45 (11.36%) Telecoms
14 43 (10.86%) Stakeholder Management
14 43 (10.86%) Project Management
14 43 (10.86%) Cybersecurity
15 41 (10.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 40 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
17 38 (9.60%) ERP
18 37 (9.34%) E-Commerce
18 37 (9.34%) Degree
19 36 (9.09%) Web Services
19 36 (9.09%) CISSP
20 35 (8.84%) ITIL
21 33 (8.33%) SQL
21 33 (8.33%) VMware
22 32 (8.08%) Retail
22 32 (8.08%) Windows

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 (4.29%) SharePoint
1 17 (4.29%) WebLogic
2 14 (3.54%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (2.78%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (1.77%) MS Exchange
6 6 (1.52%) IIS
6 6 (1.52%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.26%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.76%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.76%) SAS
10 2 (0.51%) AquaLogic
10 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.51%) WebLogic Integration
10 2 (0.51%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.51%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 10 (2.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.01%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.01%) SAP ERP
2 3 (0.76%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.51%) AquaLogic BPM
3 2 (0.51%) MoSes
3 2 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.31%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (6.06%) SaaS
3 23 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (4.04%) IaaS
5 14 (3.54%) PaaS
6 10 (2.53%) Office 365
7 9 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (1.01%) Yammer
10 1 (0.25%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.82%) Firewall
2 26 (6.57%) Network Security
3 25 (6.31%) WAN
4 20 (5.05%) LAN
5 12 (3.03%) VPN
6 7 (1.77%) OSPF
6 7 (1.77%) SSL
6 7 (1.77%) Wireless
7 5 (1.26%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (1.26%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (1.26%) Cisco Wireless
7 5 (1.26%) IPsec
7 5 (1.26%) MPLS
8 4 (1.01%) Extranet
8 4 (1.01%) Intranet
9 3 (0.76%) Internet
9 3 (0.76%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.51%) 802.11
10 2 (0.51%) BGP
10 2 (0.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.06%) Big Data
3 20 (5.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.02%) DTS
7 7 (1.77%) NoSQL
7 7 (1.77%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.52%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.26%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.26%) OLTP
10 4 (1.01%) DB2
10 4 (1.01%) OLAP
11 3 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.25%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.25%) IDMS
13 1 (0.25%) MySQL
13 1 (0.25%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.25%) Ant
2 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.25%) JIRA
2 1 (0.25%) JUnit
2 1 (0.25%) Maven
2 1 (0.25%) Subversion
General
1 120 (30.30%) Finance
2 45 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 32 (8.08%) Retail
4 14 (3.54%) Banking
5 9 (2.27%) Billing
5 9 (2.27%) Marketing
6 7 (1.77%) Legal
6 7 (1.77%) Military
6 7 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.26%) Back Office
7 5 (1.26%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.26%) Publishing
8 4 (1.01%) Front Office
8 4 (1.01%) Law
9 3 (0.76%) Automotive
9 3 (0.76%) Electronics
10 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.25%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (13.13%) .NET
2 36 (9.09%) Web Services
3 15 (3.79%) Middleware
4 13 (3.28%) XML
5 12 (3.03%) J2EE
6 11 (2.78%) HTML
6 11 (2.78%) REST
6 11 (2.78%) SOAP
7 8 (2.02%) EDI
7 8 (2.02%) HTML5
8 7 (1.77%) COM
8 7 (1.77%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (1.01%) RESTful
10 3 (0.76%) CSS
10 3 (0.76%) Java EE
11 2 (0.51%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.51%) Apache Flex
11 2 (0.51%) IBM Integration Bus
11 2 (0.51%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (0.51%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 40 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (7.07%) Data Centre
3 18 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 17 (4.29%) Mobile App
5 16 (4.04%) Computer Science
5 16 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (3.28%) PKI
6 13 (3.28%) Security Operations Centre
7 12 (3.03%) Public Cloud
8 7 (1.77%) Data Integration
8 7 (1.77%) PMI
9 5 (1.26%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (1.26%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.26%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.01%) Cryptography
10 4 (1.01%) Life Science
10 4 (1.01%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.76%) Biotechnology
11 3 (0.76%) CESG
11 3 (0.76%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 32 (8.08%) Windows
2 28 (7.07%) Linux
3 10 (2.53%) Unix
4 9 (2.27%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.26%) AIX
5 5 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.26%) Solaris
6 4 (1.01%) Android
6 4 (1.01%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.01%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (25.25%) TOGAF
2 80 (20.20%) Enterprise Architecture
3 76 (19.19%) SOA
4 68 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (16.16%) Security Architecture
6 58 (14.65%) Presales
7 43 (10.86%) Cybersecurity
7 43 (10.86%) Project Management
7 43 (10.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 38 (9.60%) ERP
9 37 (9.34%) E-Commerce
10 35 (8.84%) ITIL
11 32 (8.08%) Network Design
12 30 (7.58%) Strategic Planning
13 29 (7.32%) Data Modelling
14 28 (7.07%) CRM
15 27 (6.82%) Information Security
15 27 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
16 26 (6.57%) Workflow
17 24 (6.06%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 63 (15.91%) Java
2 33 (8.33%) SQL
3 23 (5.81%) C#
4 12 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.02%) PHP
5 8 (2.02%) VB
5 8 (2.02%) XPath
6 5 (1.26%) C
7 4 (1.01%) C++
8 3 (0.76%) Ada
9 2 (0.51%) Perl
9 2 (0.51%) Python
9 2 (0.51%) Ruby
9 2 (0.51%) Scala
9 2 (0.51%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.51%) VBScript
10 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.25%) CLIST
10 1 (0.25%) COBOL
10 1 (0.25%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 66 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 59 (14.90%) SC Cleared
3 37 (9.34%) Degree
4 36 (9.09%) CISSP
5 27 (6.82%) CISM
6 17 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (3.28%) CCIE
7 13 (3.28%) CCNA
7 13 (3.28%) CCNP
7 13 (3.28%) CLAS
8 11 (2.78%) MBA
9 10 (2.53%) DV Cleared
10 8 (2.02%) MCSE
10 8 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (1.77%) CCDA
11 7 (1.77%) CCDP
11 7 (1.77%) PMI Certification
12 6 (1.52%) CCEA
12 6 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (10.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (6.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 16 (4.04%) PCI DSS
4 15 (3.79%) QA
5 12 (3.03%) COBIT
6 8 (2.02%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.76%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 3 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.51%) ISO22301
8 2 (0.51%) SLA
9 1 (0.25%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.25%) PA-DSS
9 1 (0.25%) RMADS
System Software
1 21 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (3.79%) Hyper-V
3 14 (3.54%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.26%) XenApp
5 3 (0.76%) vSphere
6 2 (0.51%) NFS
6 2 (0.51%) SRDF
7 1 (0.25%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (1.52%) Puppet
2 1 (0.25%) Nagios
2 1 (0.25%) OpenNMS
2 1 (0.25%) OpenView
2 1 (0.25%) SCCM
2 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 64 (16.16%) Oracle
2 48 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 33 (8.33%) VMware
4 29 (7.32%) Cisco
5 24 (6.06%) SAP
6 23 (5.81%) IBM
7 21 (5.30%) Citrix
8 15 (3.79%) Informatica
9 12 (3.03%) HP
10 10 (2.53%) NetApp
11 9 (2.27%) EMC
11 9 (2.27%) webMethods
12 8 (2.02%) Juniper
13 7 (1.77%) Avaya
13 7 (1.77%) CheckPoint
14 6 (1.52%) Google
14 6 (1.52%) Palo Alto
14 6 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
15 5 (1.26%) Ab Initio
15 5 (1.26%) F5
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