The median annual salary for a Systems Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

System Architect
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 595 615 673
Rank change year-on-year +20 +58  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 20 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.055% 0.042% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.044% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 14
Median salary £67,500 £67,500 £73,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £82,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £62,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year -12.00% +35.13%  

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 34741 38396 43056
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.86% 95.95% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 28207 33382 36386
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Systems Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Architect in London

Systems Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Systems Architect in London

Systems Architect
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Architect in London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Architect in London

Systems 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 Systems Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 23 June 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 +20 1 £59,000 -12.59% 1
Systems Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Systems 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 Systems Architect in the job title.

1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 9 (26.47%) Finance
3 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
3 7 (20.59%) Java
4 6 (17.65%) Hadoop
5 5 (14.71%) Coaching
5 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
5 5 (14.71%) SDLC
5 5 (14.71%) TOGAF
5 5 (14.71%) Pega
5 5 (14.71%) Linux
5 5 (14.71%) Pega PRPC
6 4 (11.76%) SOAP
6 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 4 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (11.76%) .NET
6 4 (11.76%) Oracle
6 4 (11.76%) CRM
6 4 (11.76%) JMS
6 4 (11.76%) SOA
6 4 (11.76%) Banking
6 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
6 4 (11.76%) REST
7 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (8.82%) Hortonworks
7 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Systems 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 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
1 4 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Pega PRPC
2 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) IPv4
1 3 (8.82%) IPv6
2 2 (5.88%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (2.94%) AMQP
3 1 (2.94%) BGP
3 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.94%) LTE
3 1 (2.94%) MQTT
3 1 (2.94%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (2.94%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) Hadoop
3 3 (8.82%) Data Lake
4 2 (5.88%) Blockchain
4 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.94%) Big Data
5 1 (2.94%) Power BI
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) Legal
4 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.94%) Back Office
5 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) .NET
1 4 (11.76%) JMS
1 4 (11.76%) REST
1 4 (11.76%) SOAP
2 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (5.88%) CSS
3 2 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (2.94%) Middleware
4 1 (2.94%) React
4 1 (2.94%) Web Services
4 1 (2.94%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.88%) Fintech
3 1 (2.94%) ASIC
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.94%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (14.71%) Coaching
2 5 (14.71%) SDLC
2 5 (14.71%) TOGAF
3 4 (11.76%) CRM
3 4 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (11.76%) SOA
3 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (8.82%) Change Management
4 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.82%) MVC
4 3 (8.82%) Product Management
4 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.88%) Business Transformation
5 2 (5.88%) Requirements Management
5 2 (5.88%) SysML
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (5.88%) UML
5 2 (5.88%) Validation
5 2 (5.88%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) Java
3 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.82%) Python
5 2 (5.88%) Perl
5 2 (5.88%) Scala
6 1 (2.94%) C#
6 1 (2.94%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Pega
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle
4 3 (8.82%) Hortonworks
4 3 (8.82%) IBM
4 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.88%) SAP
5 2 (5.88%) Teradata
5 2 (5.88%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.94%) ATG
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