An Information Technology (IT) Architect earns an average salary of €64,244 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

€38,356 - €89,024
MEDIAN: €64,742
Salary €38,356 - €89,024
Bonus €995 - €10,090
Profit Sharing €8,500
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€38,798 - €93,350
  • Country: Ireland
  • Currency: EUR
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 43

Job Description for Information Technology (IT) Architect

An information technology (IT) architect plays an important part in managing the technological components of a business, specifically security architecture and business plans. IT architects ensure compliance with existing rules and regulations, as well as spearhead the creation and implementation of updated and new security architecture/systems. IT architects also work in risk assessment, foreseeing potential security risks. This career field typically offers a 40-hour workweek and is a salaried position. IT architects usually work in office environments. Occasional travel to industry-related events may be required.


Information Technology (IT) Architect Tasks

  • Lead the research and development of new software products and applications.
  • Define system, technical and application architectures for major areas of development.
  • Define and enforce appropriate technical standards and procedures.
  • Oversee the development of future component architectures and migration plans.
  • Conceive, design, prototype, and test new methods, algorithms, and models.

Information Technology (IT) Architect Pay By Employer



InfoSys Limited
15 profiles


AT&T Inc.
11 profiles





EMC Corporation
7 profiles


Information Technology (IT) Architect Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: €66,530

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Key Stats for Information Technology (IT) Architect

1-4 years
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Experience Affects Information Technology (IT) Architect Salaries



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Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 26%