Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Technical Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Technical Architecture over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Architecture
England > London
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 352 320 333
Rank change year-on-year -32 +13 -18
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 587 702 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.84% 0.99% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.10% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 403 578 666
London median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +11.11% -3.57%
10th Percentile £51,250 £51,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £108,750 £110,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +12.00% -

Technical Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 64,328 63,890 75,826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.57% 90.53% 89.76%
Number of salaries quoted 51,331 54,447 64,236
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £35,750 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Technical Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in London

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Technical Architecture in London

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in London over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Architecture in London

Technical Architecture
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the London region over the 6 months to 16 January 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 -65 60 £70,000 -3.45% 10
West London +5 30 £58,500 -6.40% 2
South London 0 9 £62,500 +25.00%
East London +7 6 £67,500 -15.63% 8
North London +3 4 £61,250 +2.08%
Technical Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 217 (36.97%) Finance
2 213 (36.29%) Agile Software Development
3 138 (23.51%) Java
4 119 (20.27%) Amazon AWS
5 118 (20.10%) Banking
6 106 (18.06%) Project Management
7 97 (16.52%) Microsoft Azure
8 95 (16.18%) Analytics
8 95 (16.18%) Scrum
9 91 (15.50%) SQL
10 87 (14.82%) .NET
11 81 (13.80%) Asset Management
12 78 (13.29%) Investment Banking
13 77 (13.12%) DevOps
14 76 (12.95%) Continuous Integration
15 74 (12.61%) TDD
16 72 (12.27%) Linux
17 70 (11.93%) Wealth Management
18 69 (11.75%) IT Strategy
19 67 (11.41%) Microsoft
20 65 (11.07%) Stakeholder Management
20 65 (11.07%) Degree
21 64 (10.90%) Retail Banking
21 64 (10.90%) Python
21 64 (10.90%) PaaS
21 64 (10.90%) NoSQL
22 60 (10.22%) SaaS
23 59 (10.05%) Business Intelligence
24 58 (9.88%) Presales
25 57 (9.71%) C#

Technical Architecture
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 32 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 29 (4.94%) OpenStack
3 21 (3.58%) Confluence
4 13 (2.21%) Apache Spark
5 12 (2.04%) IIS
6 11 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (1.87%) Ethereum
7 9 (1.53%) CMS
8 7 (1.19%) Apache Solr
8 7 (1.19%) Hyperledger
8 7 (1.19%) SAS
9 6 (1.02%) Apache Pig
10 5 (0.85%) eris
10 5 (0.85%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.51%) Apache
11 3 (0.51%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.34%) GemFire
12 2 (0.34%) NetWeaver
12 2 (0.34%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (1.87%) MS Visio
2 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.02%) Distributed Ledger
2 6 (1.02%) Temenos T24
3 5 (0.85%) Eagle PACE
3 5 (0.85%) Markit EDM
3 5 (0.85%) MultiChain
4 4 (0.68%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.51%) Endur
5 3 (0.51%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.51%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.34%) R3 Corda
7 1 (0.17%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 1 (0.17%) OpenLink RightAngle
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.17%) Unica
7 1 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 119 (20.27%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (16.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 64 (10.90%) PaaS
4 60 (10.22%) SaaS
5 43 (7.33%) IaaS
6 37 (6.30%) Office 365
7 16 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (2.04%) Force.com
9 9 (1.53%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 7 (1.19%) Azure Machine Learning
10 7 (1.19%) Dynamics 365
10 7 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (1.02%) Serverless
12 2 (0.34%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.34%) Google Drive
12 2 (0.34%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.17%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.17%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 1 (0.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.58%) LAN
2 20 (3.41%) WAN
3 18 (3.07%) Unified Communications
4 12 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
4 12 (2.04%) iSCSI
4 12 (2.04%) NAS
4 12 (2.04%) SAN
5 5 (0.85%) Ethernet
5 5 (0.85%) HTTP
5 5 (0.85%) Network Security
6 4 (0.68%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (0.68%) Wireless
7 3 (0.51%) Firewall
7 3 (0.51%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.51%) IPsec
7 3 (0.51%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.34%) Skype
9 1 (0.17%) 5G
9 1 (0.17%) AMQP
9 1 (0.17%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (10.90%) NoSQL
2 52 (8.86%) SQL Server
3 46 (7.84%) Big Data
4 33 (5.62%) Relational Database
5 32 (5.45%) MongoDB
6 25 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (2.39%) Blockchain
10 14 (2.39%) MySQL
10 14 (2.39%) RDBMS
11 12 (2.04%) Oracle Database
11 12 (2.04%) SAP Data Services
12 11 (1.87%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 10 (1.70%) Oracle Database 12c
14 9 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (1.36%) Hadoop
15 8 (1.36%) Redis
Development Applications
1 52 (8.86%) Jenkins
2 30 (5.11%) JIRA
3 29 (4.94%) Git (software)
4 21 (3.58%) Gradle
4 21 (3.58%) Subversion
5 19 (3.24%) Selenium
6 16 (2.73%) Artifactory
7 8 (1.36%) Cucumber
8 5 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.68%) Babel
9 4 (0.68%) Maven
10 3 (0.51%) Appium
10 3 (0.51%) NUnit
10 3 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (0.51%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.34%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.34%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.17%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.17%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.17%) Xcode
General
1 217 (36.97%) Finance
2 118 (20.10%) Banking
3 78 (13.29%) Investment Banking
4 64 (10.90%) Retail Banking
5 32 (5.45%) Marketing
6 28 (4.77%) Retail
7 18 (3.07%) Games
8 17 (2.90%) Legal
9 10 (1.70%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.36%) Back Office
11 6 (1.02%) Publishing
11 6 (1.02%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.85%) Front Office
13 4 (0.68%) Advertising
13 4 (0.68%) Automotive
13 4 (0.68%) Law
13 4 (0.68%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.68%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.34%) Local Government
14 2 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 192 (32.71%) Architect
2 79 (13.46%) Developer
3 59 (10.05%) Solutions Architect
4 48 (8.18%) Technical Architect
5 44 (7.50%) Analyst
5 44 (7.50%) Consultant
6 38 (6.47%) Technical Leader
7 32 (5.45%) Murex Specialist
8 29 (4.94%) Business Analyst
9 25 (4.26%) Project Manager
10 23 (3.92%) Java Developer
11 22 (3.75%) Infrastructure Architect
11 22 (3.75%) Lead DevOps
11 22 (3.75%) Senior Architect
11 22 (3.75%) Senior Manager
12 21 (3.58%) AWS DevOps
13 20 (3.41%) Data Architect
13 20 (3.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 19 (3.24%) Lead Architect
15 18 (3.07%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (14.82%) .NET
2 46 (7.84%) Node.js
3 42 (7.16%) AngularJS
4 41 (6.98%) Web Services
5 33 (5.62%) REST
6 27 (4.60%) Spring
7 24 (4.09%) Middleware
8 19 (3.24%) HTML
8 19 (3.24%) RESTful
8 19 (3.24%) Spring Boot
9 18 (3.07%) SOAP
10 17 (2.90%) Kafka
11 13 (2.21%) CSS
12 12 (2.04%) ASP.NET
13 10 (1.70%) React
14 9 (1.53%) XML
15 8 (1.36%) Hibernate
15 8 (1.36%) Visualforce
16 7 (1.19%) jQuery
16 7 (1.19%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 55 (9.37%) User Experience
2 54 (9.20%) Enterprise Software
3 52 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (8.35%) Fixed Income
4 49 (8.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 29 (4.94%) Computer Science
6 26 (4.43%) Data Centre
7 19 (3.24%) Fintech
7 19 (3.24%) Public Cloud
8 14 (2.39%) Client/Server
9 11 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
10 10 (1.70%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.36%) Replication
12 7 (1.19%) Mobile App
13 6 (1.02%) Equities
13 6 (1.02%) Mobile Payment
13 6 (1.02%) SWIFT
14 5 (0.85%) Hedge funds
14 5 (0.85%) Robotics
14 5 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 72 (12.27%) Linux
2 36 (6.13%) Windows
3 12 (2.04%) Unix
3 12 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (1.36%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.19%) Android
6 5 (0.85%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.68%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (36.29%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (18.06%) Project Management
3 95 (16.18%) Analytics
3 95 (16.18%) Scrum
4 81 (13.80%) Asset Management
5 77 (13.12%) DevOps
6 76 (12.95%) Continuous Integration
7 74 (12.61%) TDD
8 70 (11.93%) Wealth Management
9 69 (11.75%) IT Strategy
10 65 (11.07%) Stakeholder Management
11 59 (10.05%) Business Intelligence
12 58 (9.88%) Presales
13 55 (9.37%) SDLC
14 53 (9.03%) Mentoring
15 50 (8.52%) CRM
15 50 (8.52%) Strategic Thinking
16 49 (8.35%) Re-Platforming
17 48 (8.18%) Migration
17 48 (8.18%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 138 (23.51%) Java
2 91 (15.50%) SQL
3 64 (10.90%) Python
4 57 (9.71%) C#
5 49 (8.35%) JavaScript
6 37 (6.30%) Shell Script
7 20 (3.41%) Perl
8 19 (3.24%) T-SQL
9 18 (3.07%) Ruby
10 15 (2.56%) Scala
11 13 (2.21%) R
12 11 (1.87%) Apex Code
12 11 (1.87%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.53%) ES6
14 8 (1.36%) C++
14 8 (1.36%) SOQL
15 7 (1.19%) Go
15 7 (1.19%) SOSL
16 6 (1.02%) C
17 5 (0.85%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 65 (11.07%) Degree
2 21 (3.58%) Master's Degree
3 17 (2.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (1.53%) CISSP
6 6 (1.02%) PMP
7 5 (0.85%) AWS Certification
7 5 (0.85%) GIAC
7 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.68%) CCNA
8 4 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.68%) MCSE
8 4 (0.68%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.51%) CAPM
9 3 (0.51%) CEH
9 3 (0.51%) ISACA
9 3 (0.51%) MBA
9 3 (0.51%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.51%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.34%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.11%) QA
2 14 (2.39%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.19%) SEPA
5 6 (1.02%) COBIT
5 6 (1.02%) SLA
6 4 (0.68%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (0.68%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 4 (0.68%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.51%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (0.51%) MiFID
8 2 (0.34%) EMIR
8 2 (0.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.17%) GDPR
9 1 (0.17%) PMO
System Software
1 45 (7.67%) Docker
2 23 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (2.04%) Terminal Services
5 8 (1.36%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.19%) XenApp
7 5 (0.85%) Apache Flume
7 5 (0.85%) HDFS
8 4 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.68%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.34%) LXC
10 2 (0.34%) vSphere
11 1 (0.17%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 46 (7.84%) Ansible
2 40 (6.81%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (5.96%) Kubernetes
4 22 (3.75%) Puppet
5 6 (1.02%) SCCM
6 5 (0.85%) Terraform
7 4 (0.68%) Oozie
7 4 (0.68%) WSUS
8 2 (0.34%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (0.34%) Nagios
9 1 (0.17%) Mesos
9 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 67 (11.41%) Microsoft
2 48 (8.18%) Murex
3 34 (5.79%) Oracle
3 34 (5.79%) VMware
4 32 (5.45%) Google
5 27 (4.60%) Citrix
6 22 (3.75%) AppDynamics
6 22 (3.75%) SAP
7 18 (3.07%) Salesforce.com
8 17 (2.90%) Tableau
9 16 (2.73%) Cisco
9 16 (2.73%) HP
10 14 (2.39%) Juniper
11 12 (2.04%) SonicWALL
12 11 (1.87%) IBM
13 8 (1.36%) Cloudera
13 8 (1.36%) Hortonworks
14 7 (1.19%) Alteryx
14 7 (1.19%) Cognizant
14 7 (1.19%) Temenos