The median annual salary for a Applications Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Architect
England / London
Rank 516 629 589
Rank change year-on-year +113 -40  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 68 24 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.058% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.060% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 50 20 68
Median salary £85,000 £76,250 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.47% -4.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,058 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £67,000 £66,250
% change year-on-year -2.98% +1.13%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 31842 39729 39956
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.76% 96.09% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 26901 34261 33541
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +3.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Applications Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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 3 months to 22 March 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
City of London +44 5 £77,500 +5.08% 3
Bromley - 3 - -
Hayes - 1 - -
Applications Architect
England

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Applications 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 London region featuring Applications Architect in the job title.

1 47 (38.84%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (36.36%) SOA
3 41 (33.88%) Web Services
3 41 (33.88%) TOGAF
4 35 (28.93%) Java
5 33 (27.27%) Oracle
6 29 (23.97%) SOAP
7 28 (23.14%) IBM
7 28 (23.14%) Zachman Framework
7 28 (23.14%) Enterprise Architecture
8 27 (22.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 26 (21.49%) Enterprise Software
9 26 (21.49%) Relational Database
10 23 (19.01%) SQL Server
11 22 (18.18%) Finance
12 21 (17.36%) Microservices
13 18 (14.88%) Security Architecture
13 18 (14.88%) Java EE
13 18 (14.88%) Microsoft
14 17 (14.05%) Spring
15 16 (13.22%) RESTful
16 15 (12.40%) Risk Analysis
16 15 (12.40%) REST
17 14 (11.57%) SQL
17 14 (11.57%) Technical Architecture
17 14 (11.57%) IT Strategy
18 13 (10.74%) Presales
18 13 (10.74%) Continuous Integration
18 13 (10.74%) Big Data
18 13 (10.74%) Information Security

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 27 (22.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (8.26%) WebSphere
3 9 (7.44%) CMS
3 9 (7.44%) JBoss
3 9 (7.44%) WebLogic
4 8 (6.61%) Apache
5 5 (4.13%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.48%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.83%) JCAPS
7 1 (0.83%) Mule
7 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
2 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (7.44%) Temenos T24
2 8 (6.61%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (2.48%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.83%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.61%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (6.61%) PaaS
3 6 (4.96%) SaaS
4 5 (4.13%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.09%) HTTP
2 6 (4.96%) Firewall
2 6 (4.96%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (4.96%) IPsec
2 6 (4.96%) Network Security
2 6 (4.96%) SSL
2 6 (4.96%) VPN
2 6 (4.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.49%) Relational Database
2 23 (19.01%) SQL Server
3 13 (10.74%) Big Data
4 7 (5.79%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (5.79%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.96%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.96%) Oracle Database
6 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (2.48%) HBase
8 1 (0.83%) Endeca
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (7.44%) AppScan
1 9 (7.44%) Burp Suite
1 9 (7.44%) Git (software)
1 9 (7.44%) Jenkins
1 9 (7.44%) Maven
1 9 (7.44%) Paros
2 5 (4.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (18.18%) Finance
2 11 (9.09%) Banking
3 8 (6.61%) Retail
4 7 (5.79%) Law
5 5 (4.13%) Legal
6 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.65%) Games
7 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.83%) Back Office
8 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.83%) Marketing
8 1 (0.83%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.83%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (33.88%) Web Services
2 29 (23.97%) SOAP
3 18 (14.88%) Java EE
4 17 (14.05%) Spring
5 16 (13.22%) RESTful
6 15 (12.40%) REST
7 10 (8.26%) .NET
7 10 (8.26%) J2EE
8 9 (7.44%) Hibernate
9 7 (5.79%) XML
10 6 (4.96%) ASP.NET
10 6 (4.96%) CSS
10 6 (4.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (4.96%) WCF
11 5 (4.13%) AngularJS
11 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (4.13%) jQuery
11 5 (4.13%) WPF
12 4 (3.31%) Middleware
13 3 (2.48%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.49%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.96%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.96%) N-Tier
4 5 (4.13%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.48%) PKI
6 2 (1.65%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.65%) Online Games
6 2 (1.65%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.65%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.83%) Contactless
7 1 (0.83%) FMCG
7 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.83%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.65%) Unix
1 2 (1.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (38.84%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (36.36%) SOA
3 41 (33.88%) TOGAF
4 28 (23.14%) Enterprise Architecture
4 28 (23.14%) Zachman Framework
5 21 (17.36%) Microservices
6 18 (14.88%) Security Architecture
7 15 (12.40%) Risk Analysis
8 14 (11.57%) IT Strategy
8 14 (11.57%) Technical Architecture
9 13 (10.74%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (10.74%) Information Security
9 13 (10.74%) Presales
10 12 (9.92%) Line Management
10 12 (9.92%) Project Management
11 11 (9.09%) Open Source
11 11 (9.09%) Security Testing
12 10 (8.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 9 (7.44%) Requirements Analysis
13 9 (7.44%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 35 (28.93%) Java
2 14 (11.57%) SQL
3 8 (6.61%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.96%) C#
5 5 (4.13%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.13%) VBA
6 3 (2.48%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (9.92%) CISA
1 12 (9.92%) CISSP
2 11 (9.09%) Degree
3 9 (7.44%) CISM
3 9 (7.44%) CSSLP
4 6 (4.96%) Security Cleared
5 5 (4.13%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.48%) GCED
6 3 (2.48%) GCFA
6 3 (2.48%) GPEN
6 3 (2.48%) GPPA
6 3 (2.48%) GSNA
6 3 (2.48%) GSSP-JAVA
6 3 (2.48%) GWAPT
7 2 (1.65%) SANS
8 1 (0.83%) CCSP
8 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.65%) Web Application Security Consortium
2 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.48%) Apache Flume
1 3 (2.48%) XenApp
2 1 (0.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (7.44%) HP Fortify
1 9 (7.44%) WebInspect
2 1 (0.83%) Nessus
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 33 (27.27%) Oracle
2 28 (23.14%) IBM
3 18 (14.88%) Microsoft
4 9 (7.44%) HP
4 9 (7.44%) Remedy
5 5 (4.13%) SAP
6 3 (2.48%) Citrix
6 3 (2.48%) Informatica
6 3 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.65%) CA
8 1 (0.83%) ATG
8 1 (0.83%) BeyondTrust
8 1 (0.83%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.83%) Cisco
8 1 (0.83%) Demandware
8 1 (0.83%) EMC
8 1 (0.83%) hybris
8 1 (0.83%) JDA
8 1 (0.83%) Omniture
8 1 (0.83%) VMware
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