The median annual salary for a IT Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Architect
England / London
Rank 539 568 586
Rank change year-on-year +29 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 38 88 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 34 67 61
Median salary £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £62,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,000 £100,000 £120,000
UK excluding London median salary £64,000 £70,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -8.57% -6.66%  

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 31798 40313 40525
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 26867 34769 34043
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
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%  

IT Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Architect in London

IT Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for IT Architect in London

IT Architect
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Architect in London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Architect in London

IT 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 IT Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 26 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
Croydon - 2 £64,000 -
Heathrow - 2 £49,500 -
City of London +27 1 £90,000 +32.35% 1
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Feltham - 1 £67,500 -
IT Architect
England

IT Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 London region featuring IT Architect in the job title.

1 30 (31.25%) VMware
2 28 (29.17%) Finance
2 28 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 26 (27.08%) Windows
4 24 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 23 (23.96%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (20.83%) Linux
7 19 (19.79%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
8 18 (18.75%) Oracle
9 17 (17.71%) DNS
9 17 (17.71%) Banking
9 17 (17.71%) Windows Server
10 16 (16.67%) LAN
11 15 (15.63%) IIS
11 15 (15.63%) Management Information System
11 15 (15.63%) Active Directory
11 15 (15.63%) IT Strategy
12 14 (14.58%) Apache
12 14 (14.58%) Java
12 14 (14.58%) Cisco
13 13 (13.54%) Degree
13 13 (13.54%) SharePoint
13 13 (13.54%) MCSE
13 13 (13.54%) Citrix
13 13 (13.54%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (12.50%) Marketing
15 11 (11.46%) TOGAF
15 11 (11.46%) Load Balancing

IT 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 15 (15.63%) IIS
2 14 (14.58%) Apache
3 13 (13.54%) SharePoint
4 7 (7.29%) Tomcat
5 6 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (6.25%) MS Exchange
6 5 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.13%) DataSynapse
7 3 (3.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (3.13%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (2.08%) Apache Spark
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) MS Office
2 6 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (6.25%) MS Project
2 6 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.13%) RMDS
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (2.08%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.04%) Markit EDM
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 20 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (9.38%) Office 365
4 8 (8.33%) IaaS
4 8 (8.33%) PaaS
5 7 (7.29%) SaaS
6 6 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (5.21%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.71%) DNS
2 16 (16.67%) LAN
3 11 (11.46%) WAN
4 10 (10.42%) SAN
5 9 (9.38%) DHCP
6 8 (8.33%) Firewall
7 6 (6.25%) DMZ
7 6 (6.25%) LDAP
7 6 (6.25%) NAS
7 6 (6.25%) VPN
8 5 (5.21%) Multicast
8 5 (5.21%) TCP/IP
8 5 (5.21%) VLAN
9 3 (3.13%) HTTP
9 3 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (2.08%) Internet
10 2 (2.08%) IPv4
10 2 (2.08%) IPv6
11 1 (1.04%) FCoE
11 1 (1.04%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.42%) Big Data
3 6 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.13%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.13%) HBase
6 2 (2.08%) Blockchain
6 2 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.08%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.04%) DB2
7 1 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (29.17%) Finance
2 17 (17.71%) Banking
3 12 (12.50%) Marketing
4 9 (9.38%) Legal
5 7 (7.29%) Investment Banking
5 7 (7.29%) Telecoms
6 5 (5.21%) Back Office
7 2 (2.08%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.08%) Publishing
7 2 (2.08%) Retail
8 1 (1.04%) Front Office
8 1 (1.04%) International Banking
8 1 (1.04%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.46%) Web Services
2 10 (10.42%) .NET
3 9 (9.38%) Middleware
4 7 (7.29%) HTML
5 3 (3.13%) CSS
5 3 (3.13%) HTML5
5 3 (3.13%) Rendezvous
5 3 (3.13%) SOAP
5 3 (3.13%) Ultra Messaging
5 3 (3.13%) XML
5 3 (3.13%) XSLT
6 2 (2.08%) Apache Sling
6 2 (2.08%) CSS3
6 2 (2.08%) JSR 170
6 2 (2.08%) REST
7 1 (1.04%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.04%) Ajax
7 1 (1.04%) OAuth
7 1 (1.04%) OpenID
7 1 (1.04%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.63%) Management Information System
2 11 (11.46%) Data Centre
3 9 (9.38%) Public Cloud
4 8 (8.33%) Replication
5 7 (7.29%) Mainframe
6 6 (6.25%) Clustering
6 6 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (5.21%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (5.21%) Private Cloud
7 5 (5.21%) Social Media
8 4 (4.17%) Computer Science
8 4 (4.17%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (2.08%) Derivative
10 2 (2.08%) Fixed Income
10 2 (2.08%) Market Risk
10 2 (2.08%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.08%) Windows
2 20 (20.83%) Linux
3 17 (17.71%) Windows Server
4 6 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.21%) Solaris
5 5 (5.21%) Windows 7
5 5 (5.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.79%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (15.63%) IT Strategy
3 11 (11.46%) Analytics
3 11 (11.46%) ITIL
3 11 (11.46%) Load Balancing
3 11 (11.46%) Risk Management
3 11 (11.46%) Service Delivery
3 11 (11.46%) TOGAF
4 10 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (10.42%) Change Management
4 10 (10.42%) Service Management
5 9 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (9.38%) DevOps
5 9 (9.38%) High Availability
5 9 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (8.33%) SDLC
6 8 (8.33%) Server Building
6 8 (8.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.58%) Java
2 11 (11.46%) C#
2 11 (11.46%) JavaScript
2 11 (11.46%) PowerShell
2 11 (11.46%) SQL
3 6 (6.25%) VBScript
4 1 (1.04%) C
4 1 (1.04%) C++
4 1 (1.04%) PHP
4 1 (1.04%) Python
4 1 (1.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (13.54%) Degree
1 13 (13.54%) MCSE
1 13 (13.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.46%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (9.38%) MCSA
3 9 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (7.29%) CISSP
5 5 (5.21%) CCIE
5 5 (5.21%) GIAC
6 4 (4.17%) CCEA
6 4 (4.17%) CCNA
6 4 (4.17%) CCNP
6 4 (4.17%) CISM
6 4 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (4.17%) EMC Certification
6 4 (4.17%) RHCE
6 4 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 4 (4.17%) VCAP
7 3 (3.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.08%) ISO27002
1 2 (2.08%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 23 (23.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (15.63%) Active Directory
3 8 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 5 (5.21%) XenApp
6 3 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.04%) NFS
7 1 (1.04%) SRDF
7 1 (1.04%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (5.21%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.17%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 30 (31.25%) VMware
2 28 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 18 (18.75%) Oracle
4 14 (14.58%) Cisco
5 13 (13.54%) Citrix
6 5 (5.21%) EMC
7 4 (4.17%) Google
7 4 (4.17%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.17%) SAP
8 3 (3.13%) IBM
8 3 (3.13%) Sitecore
8 3 (3.13%) Sybase
8 3 (3.13%) TIBCO
9 2 (2.08%) Adobe
10 1 (1.04%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.04%) Cognizant
10 1 (1.04%) Juniper
10 1 (1.04%) NetApp
10 1 (1.04%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.04%) ServiceNow
North London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £57500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Home Office
Salary: £100,000 per annum - circa £100K plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum OTE
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Capgemini
Salary: £60k - 90k per year + Package
Posted: 18 days ago