Architect Jobs in London

Architect
England > London

The median Architect salary in London is £90,000 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

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

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 25 31 56
Rank change year-on-year +6 +25 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 1,625 3,202 3,538
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 7.60% 8.07% 6.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.05% 8.47% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,124 2,198 2,372
10th Percentile £64,125 £68,002 £68,775
25th Percentile £75,208 £78,750 £77,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £90,000 £92,169 £90,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.35% +2.41% +2.86%
75th Percentile £107,500 £106,250 £107,500
90th Percentile £120,000 £120,000 £120,000
England median annual salary £80,000 £85,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London

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.

Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 20,190 37,802 54,300
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.46% 95.28% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16,070 27,682 34,085
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £41,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - +3.57% -
75th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £112,500 £110,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £61,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.57% +2.50% +9.09%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in London

Architect
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Architect in London.

Salary trend for Architect in London

Architect
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Architect in London over the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Architect in London

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 Architect within the London region over the 6 months to 26 February 2024. 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
Jobs
Central London +5 259 £90,000 - 68
South London +25 33 £78,500 -12.78% 3
West London +18 26 £85,000 +6.25% 22
East London +5 12 £70,500 -17.06% 12
North London +4 6 £83,750 -1.47%
Architect
England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2024, Architect job roles required the following skills and capabilities 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 Architect in the job title.

1 666 (40.98%) Azure
2 438 (26.95%) Finance
3 421 (25.91%) Social Skills
4 394 (24.25%) Agile
5 368 (22.65%) Roadmaps
6 364 (22.40%) Microsoft
7 312 (19.20%) AWS
8 231 (14.22%) Degree
9 212 (13.05%) Data Modelling
10 204 (12.55%) DevOps
10 204 (12.55%) Problem-Solving
11 183 (11.26%) Mentoring
11 183 (11.26%) Analytical Skills
12 180 (11.08%) TOGAF
13 173 (10.65%) Enterprise Architecture
14 172 (10.58%) Security Cleared
15 168 (10.34%) IT Strategy
16 167 (10.28%) Data Architecture
17 162 (9.97%) Migration
18 156 (9.60%) Analytics
19 155 (9.54%) GCP
20 150 (9.23%) Presales
21 148 (9.11%) Microservices
22 147 (9.05%) Public Cloud
22 147 (9.05%) Technical Architecture
23 142 (8.74%) Project Delivery
24 141 (8.68%) Technical Leadership
24 141 (8.68%) PaaS
25 138 (8.49%) Technology Strategy
25 138 (8.49%) Business Strategy

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 61 (3.75%) Apache Spark
2 29 (1.78%) Microsoft Exchange
3 27 (1.66%) SharePoint
4 15 (0.92%) CMS
5 6 (0.37%) Drupal
5 6 (0.37%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.31%) Confluence
7 4 (0.25%) Apache
7 4 (0.25%) IIS
8 3 (0.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (0.18%) Anypoint
8 3 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.12%) Apache Airflow
9 2 (0.12%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.12%) nginx
9 2 (0.12%) WildFly
10 1 (0.062%) Apache Synapse
10 1 (0.062%) Appian
10 1 (0.062%) Headless CMS
10 1 (0.062%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (0.86%) MS Visio
2 11 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.12%) Revit
Business Applications
1 30 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (1.60%) SAP S/4HANA
3 15 (0.92%) Elite 3E
3 15 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
4 14 (0.86%) Endur
5 10 (0.62%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 6 (0.37%) SAP BPC
7 4 (0.25%) Cerner Millennium
7 4 (0.25%) Magento
7 4 (0.25%) SAP ERP
7 4 (0.25%) Teamcenter
8 3 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.18%) SAP HR
9 2 (0.12%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.12%) Oracle Assets
9 2 (0.12%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.12%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.12%) SAP IS-U
9 2 (0.12%) SAP MRS
Cloud Services
1 666 (40.98%) Azure
2 312 (19.20%) AWS
3 155 (9.54%) GCP
4 141 (8.68%) PaaS
5 126 (7.75%) IaaS
6 123 (7.57%) SaaS
7 86 (5.29%) Microsoft 365
7 86 (5.29%) Power Platform
8 63 (3.88%) Dynamics 365
9 53 (3.26%) Azure DevOps
10 39 (2.40%) Serverless
11 25 (1.54%) Azure Data Factory
12 24 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
13 22 (1.35%) Azure API Management
13 22 (1.35%) OpenShift
14 21 (1.29%) Azure Cosmos DB
15 18 (1.11%) Azure Service Bus
15 18 (1.11%) Power Automate
16 16 (0.98%) GitHub
16 16 (0.98%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 95 (5.85%) Firewall
2 82 (5.05%) VPN
3 52 (3.20%) WAN
4 46 (2.83%) LAN
5 39 (2.40%) Internet
6 31 (1.91%) Wireless
7 29 (1.78%) Network Security
8 24 (1.48%) VLAN
9 22 (1.35%) SAN
10 20 (1.23%) DNS
11 18 (1.11%) VSAT
12 15 (0.92%) MPLS
13 12 (0.74%) NGFW
14 10 (0.62%) DHCP
15 7 (0.43%) BGP
15 7 (0.43%) OSPF
15 7 (0.43%) SD-WAN
16 6 (0.37%) SSL
16 6 (0.37%) TCP/IP
17 5 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (7.51%) Data Warehouse
2 94 (5.78%) Data Lake
3 93 (5.72%) SQL Server
4 65 (4.00%) Big Data
5 51 (3.14%) Metadata
6 49 (3.02%) Relational Database
7 47 (2.89%) Elasticsearch
8 42 (2.58%) Power BI
9 39 (2.40%) Hadoop
10 35 (2.15%) Apache Ignite
11 34 (2.09%) Data Mining
12 26 (1.60%) NoSQL
13 25 (1.54%) MySQL
14 21 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
14 21 (1.29%) RDBMS
15 20 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
16 19 (1.17%) MongoDB
17 14 (0.86%) BigQuery
18 9 (0.55%) SAP BW
18 9 (0.55%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 46 (2.83%) Jenkins
2 17 (1.05%) Git
3 11 (0.68%) GitLab
4 8 (0.49%) JIRA
5 7 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (0.37%) ERwin
6 6 (0.37%) Maven
7 5 (0.31%) CircleCI
7 5 (0.31%) Jaeger
7 5 (0.31%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.25%) Bitbucket
8 4 (0.25%) Terragrunt
9 3 (0.18%) JUnit
9 3 (0.18%) Selenium
9 3 (0.18%) Subversion
9 3 (0.18%) TestNG
9 3 (0.18%) Travis CI
10 2 (0.12%) Snyk
11 1 (0.062%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.062%) SonarQube
General
1 438 (26.95%) Finance
2 421 (25.91%) Social Skills
3 183 (11.26%) Analytical Skills
4 136 (8.37%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 126 (7.75%) Retail
6 117 (7.20%) Banking
7 74 (4.55%) Public Sector
8 59 (3.63%) Marketing
9 58 (3.57%) Presentation Skills
10 48 (2.95%) Law
11 33 (2.03%) Legal
12 30 (1.85%) Advertising
13 24 (1.48%) Telecoms
14 23 (1.42%) Billing
15 21 (1.29%) Back Office
15 21 (1.29%) Mandarin Language
16 20 (1.23%) Financial Institution
16 20 (1.23%) Publishing
17 19 (1.17%) Games
18 18 (1.11%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (5.85%) .NET
2 67 (4.12%) JSON
3 59 (3.63%) REST
4 57 (3.51%) Kafka
5 45 (2.77%) Web Services
6 43 (2.65%) HTML
7 39 (2.40%) Middleware
8 35 (2.15%) XML
9 34 (2.09%) React
10 31 (1.91%) RESTful
10 31 (1.91%) YAML
11 29 (1.78%) SOAP
12 27 (1.66%) Spring
13 20 (1.23%) ARM Templates
14 19 (1.17%) AngularJS
15 18 (1.11%) Node.js
16 17 (1.05%) Hibernate
17 16 (0.98%) .NET Core
18 15 (0.92%) Spring Boot
19 14 (0.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 147 (9.05%) Public Cloud
2 79 (4.86%) Management Information System
3 62 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
4 58 (3.57%) Cloud Native
4 58 (3.57%) Data Centre
5 52 (3.20%) Legacy Systems
6 38 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
7 35 (2.15%) PKI
8 34 (2.09%) Hybrid Cloud
9 33 (2.03%) Product Ownership
9 33 (2.03%) Reinsurance
10 26 (1.60%) PMI
11 24 (1.48%) Private Cloud
12 23 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
13 21 (1.29%) Distributed Systems
14 20 (1.23%) Replication
15 17 (1.05%) Data Structures
16 15 (0.92%) Distributed Architecture
17 14 (0.86%) Onboarding
17 14 (0.86%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 133 (8.18%) Linux
2 76 (4.68%) Windows
3 51 (3.14%) Ubuntu
4 32 (1.97%) VMS
5 21 (1.29%) Windows Server
6 20 (1.23%) Android
6 20 (1.23%) Apple iOS
7 19 (1.17%) SUSE
7 19 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.31%) Unix
9 1 (0.062%) Solaris
9 1 (0.062%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.062%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.062%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 394 (24.25%) Agile
2 368 (22.65%) Roadmaps
3 212 (13.05%) Data Modelling
4 204 (12.55%) DevOps
4 204 (12.55%) Problem-Solving
5 183 (11.26%) Mentoring
6 180 (11.08%) TOGAF
7 173 (10.65%) Enterprise Architecture
8 168 (10.34%) IT Strategy
9 167 (10.28%) Data Architecture
10 162 (9.97%) Migration
11 156 (9.60%) Analytics
12 150 (9.23%) Presales
13 148 (9.11%) Microservices
14 147 (9.05%) Technical Architecture
15 142 (8.74%) Project Delivery
16 141 (8.68%) Technical Leadership
17 138 (8.49%) Business Strategy
17 138 (8.49%) Technology Strategy
18 135 (8.31%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 129 (7.94%) SQL
2 114 (7.02%) Java
3 107 (6.58%) Python
4 99 (6.09%) C#
5 87 (5.35%) JavaScript
6 86 (5.29%) PowerShell
7 20 (1.23%) C
8 18 (1.11%) Bash
9 17 (1.05%) PL/SQL
10 15 (0.92%) Perl
10 15 (0.92%) TypeScript
11 14 (0.86%) VB
12 12 (0.74%) Bicep
13 10 (0.62%) Kotlin
13 10 (0.62%) R
14 8 (0.49%) Kusto Query Language
14 8 (0.49%) PHP
15 7 (0.43%) Go
16 6 (0.37%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.31%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 231 (14.22%) Degree
2 172 (10.58%) Security Cleared
3 119 (7.32%) SC Cleared
4 100 (6.15%) Azure Certification
5 77 (4.74%) Computer Science Degree
6 54 (3.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 53 (3.26%) CISSP
8 50 (3.08%) Master's Degree
8 50 (3.08%) TOGAF Certification
9 49 (3.02%) AWS Certification
10 38 (2.34%) DV Cleared
11 27 (1.66%) PMI Certification
12 22 (1.35%) CISM
13 21 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
13 21 (1.29%) MCSA
14 19 (1.17%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
14 19 (1.17%) MCSE
14 19 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 11 (0.68%) (ISC)2 CCSP
16 9 (0.55%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (3.20%) Data Quality
2 40 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 39 (2.40%) QA
4 20 (1.23%) NIST
5 17 (1.05%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.86%) GDPR
7 11 (0.68%) NCSC
8 8 (0.49%) ISO 9000
9 7 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
10 6 (0.37%) COBIT
11 4 (0.25%) HIPAA
11 4 (0.25%) HL7
12 3 (0.18%) Accessibility
12 3 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 3 (0.18%) PMO
12 3 (0.18%) SLA
12 3 (0.18%) SOC 2
13 2 (0.12%) ISO 20022
13 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 1 (0.062%) IFRS
System Software
1 73 (4.49%) Active Directory
2 72 (4.43%) Docker
3 56 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (2.22%) vSphere
5 22 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (1.17%) vCloud
7 14 (0.86%) Virtual Desktop
8 10 (0.62%) KVM
9 8 (0.49%) Hyper-V
10 7 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.18%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.062%) LXC
12 1 (0.062%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 133 (8.18%) Terraform
2 103 (6.34%) Kubernetes
3 73 (4.49%) Ansible
4 19 (1.17%) Puppet
5 11 (0.68%) Progress Chef
6 9 (0.55%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 7 (0.43%) Kibana
7 7 (0.43%) Nagios
8 5 (0.31%) Failover Clustering
8 5 (0.31%) Kiali
8 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (0.25%) Cisco Prime
9 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (0.25%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 3 (0.18%) logstash
10 3 (0.18%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.12%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.12%) SCCM
11 2 (0.12%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 364 (22.40%) Microsoft
2 93 (5.72%) Google
3 91 (5.60%) Oracle
4 75 (4.62%) Citrix
5 70 (4.31%) Databricks
6 63 (3.88%) SAP
7 58 (3.57%) VMware
8 51 (3.14%) Salesforce
9 38 (2.34%) HP
10 36 (2.22%) ServiceNow
11 30 (1.85%) Cisco
12 29 (1.78%) Informatica
13 21 (1.29%) Veeam
14 19 (1.17%) Fujitsu
15 18 (1.11%) Dell
15 18 (1.11%) IBM
15 18 (1.11%) Juniper
16 15 (0.92%) BMC
16 15 (0.92%) Remedy
17 14 (0.86%) OpenLink