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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Architect
UK
Rank 742 829 875
Rank change year-on-year
+87 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 111 118 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.12% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 88 100 65
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £44,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £88,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £58,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+10.63% -9.61%

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
80056 96820 101312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66472 81235 84186
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017 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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +80 108 £65,000 +4.00% 12
South West +52 38 £61,250 +44.11% 4
South East +62 32 £67,500 +8.00% 3
London +38 17 £77,500 +3.33% 1
Buckinghamshire +34 16 £67,500 -10.00% 1
High Wycombe +19 15 £67,500 +12.50%
Bristol +17 15 £77,500 - 1
East of England +21 10 £62,500 -3.84% 4
North West -6 10 £65,000 +4.00%
Somerset - 8 £62,500 - 2
Bath - 8 £62,500 - 1
Surrey +50 7 £67,500 - 1
Cheshire - 6 - -
Chester - 6 - -
City of London +39 5 £80,000 +39.13%
Hertfordshire +9 5 - -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £62,500 - 3
Dorset +20 4 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Poole +7 4 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Manchester -20 4 £65,000 +4.00%
Reigate - 4 £67,500 -
Cambridge - 4 £62,500 - 3
Berkshire +41 3 £47,000 -24.80%
Gloucestershire - 3 £62,500 -
Wiltshire - 3 £47,500 -
South Wales - 3 £60,000 - 2
Swindon - 3 £47,500 -
Wales - 3 £60,000 - 2
Hampshire +9 2 £63,750 -5.55% 1
Torfaen - 2 - -

Systems Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 50 (31.65%) Finance
2 34 (21.52%) SQL
3 29 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (16.46%) .NET
5 22 (13.92%) Project Management
5 22 (13.92%) Microsoft
6 21 (13.29%) UML
7 20 (12.66%) Retail
8 19 (12.03%) TOGAF
8 19 (12.03%) Degree
8 19 (12.03%) SQL Server
9 18 (11.39%) Linux
9 18 (11.39%) Internet
9 18 (11.39%) Amazon AWS
9 18 (11.39%) Internet of Things
10 17 (10.76%) Relational Database
10 17 (10.76%) Presales
10 17 (10.76%) VMware
11 15 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (9.49%) Data Architecture
11 15 (9.49%) Web Services
11 15 (9.49%) Oracle
12 14 (8.86%) C#
13 13 (8.23%) CRM
13 13 (8.23%) ERP
14 12 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (7.59%) Java
14 12 (7.59%) RDBMS
14 12 (7.59%) Mentoring

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 7 (4.43%) Confluence
1 7 (4.43%) IIS
2 5 (3.16%) Alfresco
2 5 (3.16%) Captiva
2 5 (3.16%) Documentum
3 4 (2.53%) Apache
3 4 (2.53%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.90%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.27%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.63%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.63%) SAS
6 1 (0.63%) TPMS
Applications
1 9 (5.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.63%) MS Office
2 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.63%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 8 (5.06%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (2.53%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (1.90%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.90%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (1.90%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.27%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.63%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.39%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (6.33%) SaaS
4 4 (2.53%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.27%) GitHub
5 2 (1.27%) IaaS
5 2 (1.27%) Office 365
5 2 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.39%) Internet
2 6 (3.80%) DNS
3 5 (3.16%) DHCP
3 5 (3.16%) LTE
4 4 (2.53%) 3GPP
4 4 (2.53%) ATM
4 4 (2.53%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (2.53%) RANAP
4 4 (2.53%) RTP
4 4 (2.53%) SIGTRAN
4 4 (2.53%) SS7
4 4 (2.53%) SSH
4 4 (2.53%) UTRAN
5 2 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (1.27%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.27%) LDAP
6 1 (0.63%) 4G
6 1 (0.63%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.63%) LAN
6 1 (0.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.03%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.76%) Relational Database
3 12 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (7.59%) RDBMS
4 6 (3.80%) Hadoop
5 5 (3.16%) Big Data
5 5 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (2.53%) Data Mining
6 4 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.90%) MySQL
7 3 (1.90%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.27%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.27%) Mahout
8 2 (1.27%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.63%) Apache Accumulo
9 1 (0.63%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (4.43%) JIRA
2 6 (3.80%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.53%) GitLab
3 4 (2.53%) Jasmine
3 4 (2.53%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (2.53%) PhantomJS
3 4 (2.53%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (2.53%) Selenium
4 3 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.27%) Subversion
6 1 (0.63%) GCC
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
General
1 50 (31.65%) Finance
2 20 (12.66%) Retail
3 11 (6.96%) Billing
4 9 (5.70%) Telecoms
5 8 (5.06%) Marketing
6 6 (3.80%) Banking
7 4 (2.53%) Aerospace
7 4 (2.53%) Back Office
7 4 (2.53%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.90%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.27%) Electronics
9 2 (1.27%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.63%) Military
10 1 (0.63%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.46%) .NET
2 15 (9.49%) Web Services
3 6 (3.80%) .NET Framework
3 6 (3.80%) CSS
3 6 (3.80%) HTML
4 4 (2.53%) AngularJS
4 4 (2.53%) HTML5
4 4 (2.53%) Ionic Framework
4 4 (2.53%) Node.js
4 4 (2.53%) PhoneGap
4 4 (2.53%) SOAP
5 3 (1.90%) JSON
5 3 (1.90%) XML
6 2 (1.27%) DHTML
6 2 (1.27%) Django
6 2 (1.27%) jQuery
6 2 (1.27%) LAMP
6 2 (1.27%) REST
6 2 (1.27%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (1.27%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.39%) Internet of Things
2 15 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.96%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.70%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.80%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.80%) Data Structures
5 6 (3.80%) Informatics
5 6 (3.80%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (3.80%) N-Tier
6 5 (3.16%) Smartcard
7 3 (1.90%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.27%) Blockchain
8 2 (1.27%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.27%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.27%) Statistics
8 2 (1.27%) STB
9 1 (0.63%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.63%) Fintech
9 1 (0.63%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.39%) Linux
2 9 (5.70%) Windows
3 8 (5.06%) Unix
4 5 (3.16%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.53%) Solaris
6 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.63%) Android
7 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (13.92%) Project Management
3 21 (13.29%) UML
4 19 (12.03%) TOGAF
5 17 (10.76%) Presales
6 15 (9.49%) Data Architecture
7 13 (8.23%) CRM
7 13 (8.23%) ERP
8 12 (7.59%) Mentoring
8 12 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (6.96%) Enterprise Architecture
10 10 (6.33%) Change Management
10 10 (6.33%) Data Modelling
11 9 (5.70%) ITIL
12 8 (5.06%) Analytics
12 8 (5.06%) Business Development
12 8 (5.06%) Security Management
13 7 (4.43%) E-Commerce
13 7 (4.43%) Software Engineering
13 7 (4.43%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (21.52%) SQL
2 14 (8.86%) C#
3 12 (7.59%) Java
4 8 (5.06%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.06%) Python
5 4 (2.53%) Ruby
6 3 (1.90%) Perl
6 3 (1.90%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.27%) C
7 2 (1.27%) PHP
7 2 (1.27%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.27%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.63%) ANSI SQL
8 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.63%) C++
8 1 (0.63%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (12.03%) Degree
2 6 (3.80%) Chartered Engineer
3 5 (3.16%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.53%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.27%) VCP6
5 2 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.16%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.27%) MiFID
2 2 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 11 (6.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.43%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.80%) Firmware
4 5 (3.16%) Docker
4 5 (3.16%) vSphere
5 3 (1.90%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.63%) QEMU
7 1 (0.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (2.53%) Cobbler
1 4 (2.53%) Puppet
2 3 (1.90%) SCCM
2 3 (1.90%) SCOM
3 2 (1.27%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 22 (13.92%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.76%) VMware
3 15 (9.49%) Oracle
4 11 (6.96%) EMC
5 5 (3.16%) Adobe
5 5 (3.16%) Cisco
5 5 (3.16%) Splunk
6 4 (2.53%) HP
6 4 (2.53%) JD Edwards
6 4 (2.53%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.53%) SAP
7 2 (1.27%) Brocade
7 2 (1.27%) Dell
7 2 (1.27%) hybris
7 2 (1.27%) Pega
8 1 (0.63%) ATG
8 1 (0.63%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.63%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.63%) MapR
8 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
Essex
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £65000 per annum + pension, life insurance
Posted: 9 days ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
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Posted: 7 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55 - 70,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
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Salary: £Excellent + top benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
Bath
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
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