Period
to 23 May 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 723 685 815
Rank change year-on-year -38 +130 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 102 136 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.20% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.21% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 75 100 50
London median annual salary £80,000 £81,250 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.54% +4.84% -3.13%
10th Percentile £53,000 £59,875 £51,250
90th Percentile £121,500 £97,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +4.48% -10.67%

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 66,043 65,419 79,176
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.68% 95.80% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 54,124 54,768 68,528
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 £92,500 £88,750 £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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -2 24 £80,000 +3.23% 4
South London -12 1 £95,000 - 1
Applications Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 43 (42.16%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (39.22%) Finance
3 39 (38.24%) Microsoft
4 36 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 34 (33.33%) .NET
6 30 (29.41%) PaaS
7 27 (26.47%) Java
8 25 (24.51%) Visual Studio
8 25 (24.51%) IaaS
9 22 (21.57%) Migration
10 20 (19.61%) Git (software)
10 20 (19.61%) Visual Studio Team System
10 20 (19.61%) Serverless
11 19 (18.63%) Amazon AWS
11 19 (18.63%) SQL
11 19 (18.63%) C#
12 18 (17.65%) PowerShell
12 18 (17.65%) Analytics
12 18 (17.65%) Waterfall
13 17 (16.67%) Security Architecture
13 17 (16.67%) HTML
13 17 (16.67%) CRM
13 17 (16.67%) Active Directory
13 17 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (15.69%) Banking
15 15 (14.71%) Dynamics CRM
15 15 (14.71%) CSS
15 15 (14.71%) JavaScript
16 14 (13.73%) TOGAF
16 14 (13.73%) Open Source

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 (8.82%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.98%) Apache
3 1 (0.98%) Documentum
3 1 (0.98%) Jetty
3 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (14.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (29.41%) PaaS
3 25 (24.51%) IaaS
4 20 (19.61%) Serverless
5 19 (18.63%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (10.78%) SaaS
7 10 (9.80%) Office 365
8 7 (6.86%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (4.90%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (1.96%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) Firewall
2 2 (1.96%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.98%) HTTP
3 1 (0.98%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.90%) Blockchain
2 2 (1.96%) Big Data
3 1 (0.98%) MySQL
3 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (24.51%) Visual Studio
2 20 (19.61%) Git (software)
2 20 (19.61%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (1.96%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (1.96%) webpack
4 1 (0.98%) Ant
4 1 (0.98%) EasyMock
4 1 (0.98%) Hudson
4 1 (0.98%) JIRA
4 1 (0.98%) jMock
4 1 (0.98%) JUnit
4 1 (0.98%) Maven
4 1 (0.98%) Mockito
4 1 (0.98%) Selenium
General
1 40 (39.22%) Finance
2 16 (15.69%) Banking
3 7 (6.86%) Marketing
4 3 (2.94%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.94%) Retail
5 2 (1.96%) Advertising
5 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.98%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (33.33%) .NET
2 17 (16.67%) HTML
3 15 (14.71%) CSS
4 11 (10.78%) WCF
5 10 (9.80%) .NET Framework
5 10 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (9.80%) Entity Framework
6 9 (8.82%) ASP.NET
6 9 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (6.86%) Middleware
7 7 (6.86%) Node.js
8 5 (4.90%) AngularJS
8 5 (4.90%) CSS3
8 5 (4.90%) HTML5
9 3 (2.94%) PhoneGap
9 3 (2.94%) Web Services
10 2 (1.96%) Django
10 2 (1.96%) Java EE
10 2 (1.96%) React
10 2 (1.96%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.82%) Mobile App
2 6 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.90%) Bitcoin
4 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.94%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.94%) Cloud Native
5 3 (2.94%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.96%) Clustering
6 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.98%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (0.98%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.98%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.98%) PKI
7 1 (0.98%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.98%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.92%) Android
1 4 (3.92%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.94%) Linux
3 2 (1.96%) Unix
4 1 (0.98%) VMS
4 1 (0.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (42.16%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (21.57%) Migration
3 18 (17.65%) Analytics
3 18 (17.65%) Waterfall
4 17 (16.67%) CRM
4 17 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 17 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (13.73%) Open Source
5 14 (13.73%) TOGAF
6 12 (11.76%) SDLC
6 12 (11.76%) SOA
7 11 (10.78%) Enterprise Architecture
7 11 (10.78%) UML
8 10 (9.80%) MVC
8 10 (9.80%) Software Engineering
8 10 (9.80%) Web Development
9 9 (8.82%) Presales
9 9 (8.82%) Service Delivery
10 8 (7.84%) Microservices
11 7 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 27 (26.47%) Java
2 19 (18.63%) C#
2 19 (18.63%) SQL
3 18 (17.65%) PowerShell
4 15 (14.71%) JavaScript
5 11 (10.78%) C++
6 4 (3.92%) Python
7 2 (1.96%) C
7 2 (1.96%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.96%) R
8 1 (0.98%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.98%) Groovy
8 1 (0.98%) Java 8
8 1 (0.98%) PHP
8 1 (0.98%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.84%) CISM
2 8 (7.84%) CISSP
3 7 (6.86%) CISA
3 7 (6.86%) Degree
4 5 (4.90%) CEH
4 5 (4.90%) PhD
5 3 (2.94%) CRISC
6 2 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.96%) CCAA
6 2 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.96%) GWAPT
7 1 (0.98%) CGEIT
7 1 (0.98%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.98%) CSSLP
7 1 (0.98%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.98%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.94%) Docker
3 2 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.96%) XenApp
3 2 (1.96%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) vRealize
2 1 (0.98%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.98%) HP Fortify
2 1 (0.98%) MOM
Vendors
1 39 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.80%) Google
3 9 (8.82%) Oracle
4 8 (7.84%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.94%) IBM
6 2 (1.96%) Appcelerator
6 2 (1.96%) Citrix
7 1 (0.98%) F5
7 1 (0.98%) HP
7 1 (0.98%) SAP
7 1 (0.98%) Sonatype
7 1 (0.98%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.98%) Workday