The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Systems Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Architect
Rank 832 851 887
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 64 90 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.083% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.086% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 41 76 58
Median salary £63,750 £58,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.51% -9.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £59,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+7.27% -15.38%

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
92091 104182 108737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.24% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77057 86801 87903
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Systems Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Systems Architect in the job title.

Systems Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Systems Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Architect within the UK.

Systems Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Systems Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Architect over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 within the UK.

Systems Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Systems 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 Systems Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 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 +14 53 £65,000 +10.63% 9
London +37 19 £82,500 +22.22% 4
South East +28 18 £65,000 +36.84%
Scotland - 11 £60,000 -
South West -2 10 £50,000 -11.28% 4
Buckinghamshire +21 8 £71,250 -
Glasgow - 8 - -
Berkshire - 5 £66,250 -
Dorset - 5 £47,500 - 2
Poole - 5 £47,500 - 2
City of London +32 3 £75,000 +11.11% 3
Hampshire -12 3 £47,500 +2.70%
East of England - 3 £63,750 - 1
Maidenhead - 3 - -
Southampton - 3 £47,500 -
Edinburgh - 3 £60,000 -
West Yorkshire +15 2 £65,000 +58.53%
Yorkshire +14 2 £65,000 -13.33%
Wiltshire +2 2 £52,000 -9.56%
Street +1 2 £95,000 -
North West -2 2 £27,500 -55.64%
Somerset -5 2 £95,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £59,000 -
Marlow - 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 £60,000 -
Burgess Hill - 2 £59,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £60,000 -
Derbyshire +26 1 - -
Leeds +24 1 £65,000 +58.53%
Sheffield +12 1 - -

Systems Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Systems 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 Systems Architect in the job title.

1 45 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (21.77%) Microsoft
2 32 (21.77%) Linux
3 29 (19.73%) Java
4 28 (19.05%) Finance
5 27 (18.37%) MS Excel
6 23 (15.65%) Oracle
7 21 (14.29%) SQL
8 19 (12.93%) UML
8 19 (12.93%) Degree
9 18 (12.24%) Retail
9 18 (12.24%) Unix
10 17 (11.56%) Internet
10 17 (11.56%) Software Engineering
11 16 (10.88%) Web Services
12 15 (10.20%) SOA
12 15 (10.20%) Cisco
12 15 (10.20%) Billing
12 15 (10.20%) Management Information System
13 14 (9.52%) TOGAF
13 14 (9.52%) .NET
14 13 (8.84%) C#
14 13 (8.84%) CRM
14 13 (8.84%) Data Architecture
15 12 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (7.48%) C
16 11 (7.48%) C++
16 11 (7.48%) OO
16 11 (7.48%) Relational Database

Systems 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 9 (6.12%) nginx
2 5 (3.40%) Apache
2 5 (3.40%) NServiceBus
2 5 (3.40%) WebSphere
2 5 (3.40%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (2.72%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.04%) CMS
4 3 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.04%) IIS
4 3 (2.04%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.04%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.04%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.68%) Confluence
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (18.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.68%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.68%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.68%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 4 (2.72%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (2.04%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.04%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.36%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.68%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.68%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.68%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.68%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.68%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.44%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.72%) Office 365
5 2 (1.36%) IaaS
5 2 (1.36%) PaaS
5 2 (1.36%) SaaS
6 1 (0.68%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.56%) Internet
2 8 (5.44%) DNS
3 7 (4.76%) Firewall
4 5 (3.40%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.72%) HTTP
5 4 (2.72%) MPLS
5 4 (2.72%) SSL
6 3 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (2.04%) HTTPS
6 3 (2.04%) VPN
7 2 (1.36%) 3G
7 2 (1.36%) 4G
7 2 (1.36%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.36%) LTE
8 1 (0.68%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.68%) DHCP
8 1 (0.68%) QSIG
8 1 (0.68%) SAN
8 1 (0.68%) SNA
8 1 (0.68%) UTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (7.48%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.12%) RDBMS
4 6 (4.08%) MySQL
4 6 (4.08%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (4.08%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.40%) Big Data
5 5 (3.40%) DB2
6 4 (2.72%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.36%) Aerospike
8 2 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.36%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.36%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.40%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.40%) Rational Application Developer
3 4 (2.72%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.04%) ProC
5 1 (0.68%) GitLab
5 1 (0.68%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.68%) JIRA
5 1 (0.68%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.68%) PhantomJS
5 1 (0.68%) Selenium
General
1 28 (19.05%) Finance
2 18 (12.24%) Retail
3 15 (10.20%) Billing
4 5 (3.40%) Banking
5 4 (2.72%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.04%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.36%) Back Office
7 2 (1.36%) Legal
7 2 (1.36%) Marketing
8 1 (0.68%) Automotive
8 1 (0.68%) Electronics
8 1 (0.68%) French Language
8 1 (0.68%) Games
8 1 (0.68%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.68%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.88%) Web Services
2 14 (9.52%) .NET
3 10 (6.80%) HTML
3 10 (6.80%) J2EE
4 6 (4.08%) CSS
4 6 (4.08%) WAP
5 5 (3.40%) .NET Framework
5 5 (3.40%) EJB
5 5 (3.40%) JSP
5 5 (3.40%) Servlets
5 5 (3.40%) SOAP
6 4 (2.72%) LEMP Stack
6 4 (2.72%) REST
7 3 (2.04%) CGI
7 3 (2.04%) Django
7 3 (2.04%) jQuery
7 3 (2.04%) Memcached
7 3 (2.04%) Middleware
8 2 (1.36%) XML
8 2 (1.36%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.20%) Management Information System
2 12 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.12%) Internet of Things
4 5 (3.40%) Biometrics
4 5 (3.40%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.72%) CMDB
5 4 (2.72%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.04%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.04%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.36%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.36%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.36%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.36%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.36%) Smartcard
7 2 (1.36%) User Experience
8 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.68%) Contactless
8 1 (0.68%) Fintech
8 1 (0.68%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 32 (21.77%) Linux
2 18 (12.24%) Unix
3 9 (6.12%) Windows
4 6 (4.08%) CentOS
5 5 (3.40%) Android
6 4 (2.72%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.72%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.04%) AIX
7 3 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.36%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (12.93%) UML
3 17 (11.56%) Software Engineering
4 15 (10.20%) SOA
5 14 (9.52%) TOGAF
6 13 (8.84%) CRM
6 13 (8.84%) Data Architecture
7 11 (7.48%) OO
8 10 (6.80%) Validation
9 9 (6.12%) Presales
9 9 (6.12%) Project Management
9 9 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (5.44%) Business Analysis
10 8 (5.44%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (5.44%) E-Commerce
10 8 (5.44%) ITIL
10 8 (5.44%) Scrum
10 8 (5.44%) SDLC
10 8 (5.44%) Software Architecture
11 7 (4.76%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (19.73%) Java
2 21 (14.29%) SQL
3 13 (8.84%) C#
4 11 (7.48%) C
4 11 (7.48%) C++
5 10 (6.80%) JavaScript
6 9 (6.12%) PHP
7 8 (5.44%) Perl
7 8 (5.44%) Python
8 5 (3.40%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.04%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.04%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.04%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.68%) Haskell
10 1 (0.68%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.68%) OCaml
10 1 (0.68%) Scala
10 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.68%) VB
10 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (12.93%) Degree
2 6 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.72%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.36%) CCIE
5 2 (1.36%) CCNA
5 2 (1.36%) MCSE
5 2 (1.36%) MCTS
5 2 (1.36%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.36%) VCP6
6 1 (0.68%) CEH
6 1 (0.68%) CISM
6 1 (0.68%) CISSP
6 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.68%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.40%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (5.44%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.36%) vSphere
3 2 (1.36%) XenApp
4 1 (0.68%) Corosync
4 1 (0.68%) Docker
4 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.68%) iptables
4 1 (0.68%) KVM
4 1 (0.68%) QEMU
4 1 (0.68%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.68%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (2.72%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.68%) Ansible
2 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (0.68%) Pacemaker
2 1 (0.68%) Puppet
2 1 (0.68%) Salt
2 1 (0.68%) SELinux
Vendors
1 32 (21.77%) Microsoft
2 23 (15.65%) Oracle
3 15 (10.20%) Cisco
4 9 (6.12%) VMware
5 6 (4.08%) ServiceNow
6 5 (3.40%) HP
6 5 (3.40%) SAP
7 3 (2.04%) Dell
8 2 (1.36%) Brocade
8 2 (1.36%) Citrix
8 2 (1.36%) EMC
8 2 (1.36%) Splunk
9 1 (0.68%) Adobe
9 1 (0.68%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.68%) IBM
9 1 (0.68%) Infor
9 1 (0.68%) Maconomy
9 1 (0.68%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.68%) Pega
9 1 (0.68%) Siemens
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £50,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: From £35,000 to £41,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 22 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £81,000 + incredible package
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + private healthcare + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40005 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago