The median annual salary for an IT Architect was £110,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Architect
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 247 301
Rank change year-on-year +21 +54  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 9 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 11
Median salary £110,000 £92,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.91% +23.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £82,800 £90,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £122,500 £95,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £69,856 £69,250 £65,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +6.53%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4963 6109 9859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.35% 96.24% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4438 5576 8450
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured IT Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Architect in the City of London

IT Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Architect in the City of London.

Salary trend for IT Architect in the City of London

IT Architect
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Architect in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Architect in the City of London

IT Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 across the City of London region featuring IT Architect in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) JMS
3 6 (60.00%) Equities
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) SaaS
4 4 (40.00%) PaaS
4 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (40.00%) Prime Brokerage
4 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (30.00%) Information Security
5 3 (30.00%) Validation
5 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (30.00%) LAN
5 3 (30.00%) WAN
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (30.00%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (30.00%) Network Segmentation
5 3 (30.00%) Master's Degree
5 3 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 3 (30.00%) SABSA
5 3 (30.00%) DevOps

IT Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) PaaS
1 4 (40.00%) SaaS
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (20.00%) IaaS
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) LAN
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) DMZ
2 2 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Prime Brokerage
3 2 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (10.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) JMS
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Equities
2 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) Derivative
4 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
4 2 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (20.00%) Taxonomies
5 1 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security
3 3 (30.00%) Network Segmentation
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) SABSA
3 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Validation
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
4 2 (20.00%) Internal Audit
4 2 (20.00%) Secure Coding
4 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 2 (20.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
1 3 (30.00%) Master's Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CISA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CISM
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) EMC Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
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