The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architect
Rank 613 597 551
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 302 271 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.27% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 229 214 298
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £85,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -20.83%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107924 99127 110240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87419 82406 94006
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Architect
Salary Trend

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

Data Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Data Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Architect over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 within the UK.

Data Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Architect
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -2 293 £70,000 +16.66% 42
London +37 213 £72,500 +3.57% 22
City of London +8 45 £75,000 +13.20% 6
Yorkshire -16 22 £60,000 - 1
South East -63 18 £65,000 +44.44% 5
West Yorkshire -24 17 £60,000 - 1
Bradford -2 11 £60,000 - 1
North West -25 11 £47,500 - 2
Docklands, London - 8 £65,000 -
East of England -15 7 £80,000 +60.00% 3
Essex +6 6 £80,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire -2 6 £65,000 -
Cheshire -10 6 £40,000 -50.00%
Milton Keynes -11 5 £65,000 -
Manchester -19 5 £80,000 +68.42% 1
Surrey -20 5 £62,500 +38.12%
West Midlands -37 5 £66,250 +20.45%
Birmingham -3 4 £77,500 +72.22%
Brentwood - 4 - - 2
Bromley - 4 £72,500 -
Hull - 4 - -
East Yorkshire - 4 - -
Oxfordshire +2 3 £65,000 +19.26%
Leeds -26 3 £52,500 -
Warrington - 3 £40,000 -
Guildford +7 2 £63,750 +53.61%
Chester 0 2 £47,500 -40.62%
South West -12 2 £60,000 +4.34% 8
West Sussex -15 2 £71,750 +61.23%
Reading -17 2 £68,750 +14.58%

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Data Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Data Architect in their job title.

1 371 (51.89%) Data Modelling
2 356 (49.79%) Data Warehouse
3 325 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
4 297 (41.54%) Data Architecture
5 242 (33.85%) SQL
6 218 (30.49%) ETL
6 218 (30.49%) Data Management
7 208 (29.09%) Finance
8 198 (27.69%) Oracle
9 183 (25.59%) SQL Server
10 170 (23.78%) Big Data
11 152 (21.26%) Analytics
12 145 (20.28%) Hadoop
13 125 (17.48%) Microsoft
14 120 (16.78%) Data Governance
15 119 (16.64%) Master Data Management
16 103 (14.41%) TOGAF
16 103 (14.41%) Data Integration
17 100 (13.99%) Banking
18 99 (13.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 96 (13.43%) Enterprise Architecture
20 92 (12.87%) Migration
21 90 (12.59%) Visualisation
22 89 (12.45%) NoSQL
23 87 (12.17%) Java
24 84 (11.75%) Teradata
25 76 (10.63%) Linux
26 75 (10.49%) MapReduce
26 75 (10.49%) Degree
27 73 (10.21%) Information Management

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Data Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Data Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 42 (5.87%) Oracle Coherence
2 30 (4.20%) SAS
3 15 (2.10%) Apache Pig
4 13 (1.82%) NetWeaver
5 12 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (1.40%) WebSphere
7 9 (1.26%) MQSeries
7 9 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (1.26%) WebLogic
8 8 (1.12%) Apache
9 4 (0.56%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.14%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.14%) TPMS
11 1 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.14%) IIS
11 1 (0.14%) Documentum
Applications
1 73 (10.21%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.54%) MS Office
3 8 (1.12%) SPSS
3 8 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.84%) PowerPivot
5 5 (0.70%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.42%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.28%) SAP MDM
3 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.28%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.14%) Magento
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.14%) INSURE/90
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.12%) SaaS
3 7 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.70%) Amazon EMR
4 5 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.42%) IaaS
5 3 (0.42%) PaaS
6 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (6.43%) WAN
2 44 (6.15%) LAN
3 8 (1.12%) Kerberos
3 8 (1.12%) Firewall
4 7 (0.98%) Internet
4 7 (0.98%) SAN
5 6 (0.84%) Multicast
5 6 (0.84%) IPv6
5 6 (0.84%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.84%) OSPF
6 4 (0.56%) IPv4
6 4 (0.56%) SNMP
6 4 (0.56%) DHCP
6 4 (0.56%) IKE
6 4 (0.56%) DNS
6 4 (0.56%) BGP-4
6 4 (0.56%) Wireless
6 4 (0.56%) EIGRP
6 4 (0.56%) IPsec
7 3 (0.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 356 (49.79%) Data Warehouse
2 183 (25.59%) SQL Server
3 170 (23.78%) Big Data
4 145 (20.28%) Hadoop
5 99 (13.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 89 (12.45%) NoSQL
7 70 (9.79%) Apache Hive
8 69 (9.65%) HBase
9 66 (9.23%) MongoDB
10 65 (9.09%) Relational Database
11 63 (8.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 62 (8.67%) DB2
13 60 (8.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 55 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
15 54 (7.55%) Oracle Exadata
16 48 (6.71%) Mahout
16 48 (6.71%) Sqoop
17 44 (6.15%) Oracle Database
18 42 (5.87%) Couchbase
19 41 (5.73%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 31 (4.34%) ERwin
2 16 (2.24%) Toad
3 12 (1.68%) Talend Open Studio
4 11 (1.54%) LSMW
5 10 (1.40%) PowerDesigner
6 9 (1.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 8 (1.12%) JConsole
7 8 (1.12%) Log4j
8 6 (0.84%) Visual Studio
9 5 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.56%) PowerBuilder
10 4 (0.56%) Git (software)
11 3 (0.42%) Rational Rose
12 1 (0.14%) LLBLGen Pro
12 1 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 208 (29.09%) Finance
2 100 (13.99%) Banking
3 50 (6.99%) Marketing
4 34 (4.76%) Retail
5 31 (4.34%) Investment Banking
6 16 (2.24%) Games
7 14 (1.96%) Back Office
8 13 (1.82%) Advertising
9 12 (1.68%) Front Office
10 6 (0.84%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.70%) Publishing
11 5 (0.70%) Legal
12 4 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.42%) Electronics
13 3 (0.42%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.42%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.14%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (9.79%) XML
2 38 (5.31%) Web Services
3 24 (3.36%) .NET
4 13 (1.82%) SOAP
5 11 (1.54%) ODBC
6 10 (1.40%) MSMQ
6 10 (1.40%) REST
7 9 (1.26%) JMS
8 8 (1.12%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 8 (1.12%) XSD
8 8 (1.12%) JMX
8 8 (1.12%) JSON
8 8 (1.12%) SPNEGO
9 7 (0.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (0.84%) WSDL
10 6 (0.84%) MDX
11 5 (0.70%) .NET Framework
11 5 (0.70%) Flash
12 4 (0.56%) UDDI
12 4 (0.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 103 (14.41%) Data Integration
2 90 (12.59%) Visualisation
3 68 (9.51%) Analytical Skills
4 67 (9.37%) Management Information System
5 33 (4.62%) Computer Science
6 27 (3.78%) Open Source
7 22 (3.08%) Reference Data
8 17 (2.38%) Credit Risk
9 10 (1.40%) Oracle Exalytics
9 10 (1.40%) Market Risk
10 9 (1.26%) Kindle
10 9 (1.26%) PKI
10 9 (1.26%) User Experience
11 8 (1.12%) Online Games
12 7 (0.98%) Mobile App
12 7 (0.98%) Mathematics
12 7 (0.98%) Replication
13 6 (0.84%) N-Tier
13 6 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
13 6 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 76 (10.63%) Linux
2 31 (4.34%) UNIX
3 28 (3.92%) Windows
4 14 (1.96%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.28%) HPUX
6 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.14%) Solaris
6 1 (0.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 371 (51.89%) Data Modelling
2 325 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 297 (41.54%) Data Architecture
4 218 (30.49%) ETL
4 218 (30.49%) Data Management
5 152 (21.26%) Analytics
6 120 (16.78%) Data Governance
7 119 (16.64%) Master Data Management
8 103 (14.41%) TOGAF
9 96 (13.43%) Enterprise Architecture
10 92 (12.87%) Migration
11 75 (10.49%) MapReduce
12 73 (10.21%) Information Management
13 71 (9.93%) Information Architecture
13 71 (9.93%) Performance Tuning
14 59 (8.25%) Project Management
15 56 (7.83%) Data Migration
16 51 (7.13%) Agile Software Development
17 44 (6.15%) Zachman Framework
18 42 (5.87%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 242 (33.85%) SQL
2 87 (12.17%) Java
3 44 (6.15%) T-SQL
4 25 (3.50%) C#
5 21 (2.94%) ABAP
6 20 (2.80%) C++
6 20 (2.80%) PL/SQL
7 19 (2.66%) R
8 15 (2.10%) Python
9 9 (1.26%) SPARQL
9 9 (1.26%) Perl
10 8 (1.12%) VB
11 6 (0.84%) PHP
12 5 (0.70%) C
13 4 (0.56%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.56%) Scala
14 3 (0.42%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 3 (0.42%) JavaScript
15 1 (0.14%) PowerHouse
15 1 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 75 (10.49%) Degree
2 5 (0.70%) Security Cleared
2 5 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (0.42%) PMP
4 3 (0.42%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.28%) MBA
6 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.14%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.01%) Data Quality
2 16 (2.24%) QA
3 9 (1.26%) ISO 8583
3 9 (1.26%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 4 (0.56%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.42%) Basel II
8 2 (0.28%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.14%) Basel III
9 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 49 (6.85%) Apache Flume
2 48 (6.71%) Oracle RAC
3 43 (6.01%) HDFS
4 40 (5.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 6 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.70%) SRDF
7 2 (0.28%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.14%) Xen
8 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 40 (5.59%) Ambari
1 40 (5.59%) Oozie
2 10 (1.40%) MOM
3 6 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.28%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.14%) Puppet
5 1 (0.14%) OpenView
Vendors
1 198 (27.69%) Oracle
2 125 (17.48%) Microsoft
3 84 (11.75%) Teradata
4 73 (10.21%) SAP
5 60 (8.39%) Netezza
6 56 (7.83%) Sybase
7 53 (7.41%) Informatica
8 52 (7.27%) Cisco
9 45 (6.29%) MapR
9 45 (6.29%) Hortonworks
10 40 (5.59%) Intel
11 30 (4.20%) Cognos
11 30 (4.20%) IBM
12 29 (4.06%) Business Objects
13 25 (3.50%) Ab Initio
14 23 (3.22%) Tableau
15 12 (1.68%) Talend
16 11 (1.54%) VMware
16 11 (1.54%) Trillium
17 9 (1.26%) MicroStrategy
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