Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

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

Application Architect
England > London
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 734 672 852
Rank change year-on-year -62 +180 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 68 122 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.097% 0.18% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.18% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 58 103 42
London median annual salary £75,000 £85,000 £78,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +8.97% -2.50%
10th Percentile £53,750 £63,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £118,250 £100,000 £96,250
England median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £66,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.26% -5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 66,543 66,281 82,609
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.22% 95.90% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 55,004 56,476 70,639
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Applications Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Applications Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Architect in London

Applications Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Applications Architect in London

Applications Architect
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Architect in London over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Applications Architect in London

Applications Architect
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Architect within the London region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -28 22 £75,000 -10.18%
West London +10 3 £60,000 -33.33% 2
Applications Architect
England

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, Applications Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Applications Architect in the job title.

1 26 (38.24%) .NET
2 25 (36.76%) Microsoft
2 25 (36.76%) PaaS
3 23 (33.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (32.35%) Finance
4 22 (32.35%) Java
5 18 (26.47%) HTML
5 18 (26.47%) Migration
6 17 (25.00%) CSS
7 16 (23.53%) CRM
7 16 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 16 (23.53%) SQL
7 16 (23.53%) Banking
8 15 (22.06%) Visual Studio
8 15 (22.06%) Visual Studio Team System
8 15 (22.06%) Git (software)
8 15 (22.06%) Serverless
9 13 (19.12%) IaaS
9 13 (19.12%) Analytics
9 13 (19.12%) PowerShell
9 13 (19.12%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (19.12%) C#
9 13 (19.12%) Active Directory
9 13 (19.12%) Dynamics CRM
10 12 (17.65%) Waterfall
10 12 (17.65%) Microservices
11 11 (16.18%) Open Source
11 11 (16.18%) Enterprise Architecture
11 11 (16.18%) Web Development

Applications Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 9 (13.24%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (13.24%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.94%) Apache
3 1 (1.47%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.47%) CMS
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (36.76%) PaaS
2 23 (33.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (22.06%) Serverless
4 13 (19.12%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (19.12%) IaaS
5 10 (14.71%) SaaS
6 9 (13.24%) Office 365
7 4 (5.88%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (4.41%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (2.94%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.24%) Big Data
2 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.94%) Data Lake
3 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (22.06%) Git (software)
1 15 (22.06%) Visual Studio
1 15 (22.06%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (7.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (2.94%) webpack
4 1 (1.47%) Ant
4 1 (1.47%) Checkstyle
4 1 (1.47%) Cobertura
4 1 (1.47%) EasyMock
4 1 (1.47%) FindBugs
4 1 (1.47%) Hudson
4 1 (1.47%) JIRA
4 1 (1.47%) jMock
4 1 (1.47%) JUnit
4 1 (1.47%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.47%) Maven
4 1 (1.47%) Mockito
4 1 (1.47%) Selenium
4 1 (1.47%) The Grinder
General
1 22 (32.35%) Finance
2 16 (23.53%) Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Retail
4 3 (4.41%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.94%) Marketing
5 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.47%) Back Office
6 1 (1.47%) Law
6 1 (1.47%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (38.24%) .NET
2 18 (26.47%) HTML
3 17 (25.00%) CSS
4 10 (14.71%) .NET Framework
4 10 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (14.71%) Entity Framework
4 10 (14.71%) WCF
5 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET
5 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (11.76%) CSS3
6 8 (11.76%) HTML5
7 7 (10.29%) Node.js
8 6 (8.82%) Middleware
8 6 (8.82%) PhoneGap
8 6 (8.82%) Spring Cloud
9 3 (4.41%) Java EE
9 3 (4.41%) REST
10 2 (2.94%) koa
10 2 (2.94%) React
10 2 (2.94%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Mobile App
1 10 (14.71%) N-Tier
2 8 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (10.29%) Cloud Native
4 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (4.41%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.94%) Clustering
7 1 (1.47%) PKI
7 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) Android
1 4 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.94%) Linux
2 2 (2.94%) Unix
2 2 (2.94%) Windows
3 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.47%) Migration
3 16 (23.53%) CRM
4 13 (19.12%) Analytics
5 12 (17.65%) Microservices
5 12 (17.65%) Waterfall
6 11 (16.18%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (16.18%) Open Source
6 11 (16.18%) Web Development
7 10 (14.71%) SOA
7 10 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (13.24%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (13.24%) DevOps
8 9 (13.24%) MVC
8 9 (13.24%) Security Architecture
9 8 (11.76%) ERP
9 8 (11.76%) Service Design
10 7 (10.29%) Information Security
10 7 (10.29%) IT Strategy
10 7 (10.29%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.35%) Java
2 16 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 16 (23.53%) SQL
3 13 (19.12%) C#
3 13 (19.12%) PowerShell
4 8 (11.76%) C++
5 4 (5.88%) C
6 3 (4.41%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.94%) Groovy
7 2 (2.94%) Python
8 1 (1.47%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) CISM
1 7 (10.29%) CISSP
2 6 (8.82%) CISA
3 5 (7.35%) CEH
4 4 (5.88%) Degree
4 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (4.41%) CRISC
6 2 (2.94%) GWAPT
7 1 (1.47%) CSSLP
7 1 (1.47%) SANS
7 1 (1.47%) SAP Certification
7 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.94%) GDPR
3 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 13 (19.12%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.76%) Docker
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.47%) XenApp
3 1 (1.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) HP Fortify
1 1 (1.47%) MOM
1 1 (1.47%) SCCM
1 1 (1.47%) vCenter Server
1 1 (1.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (36.76%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.71%) Google
3 9 (13.24%) IBM
4 7 (10.29%) Oracle
5 5 (7.35%) Appcelerator
5 5 (7.35%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (4.41%) JDA
7 1 (1.47%) Citrix
7 1 (1.47%) F5
7 1 (1.47%) HP
7 1 (1.47%) iManage
7 1 (1.47%) Ivanti
7 1 (1.47%) Lumension
7 1 (1.47%) SAP
7 1 (1.47%) Sonatype
7 1 (1.47%) VMware
7 1 (1.47%) Workday