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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Architect
Rank 483 602 655
Rank change year-on-year
+119 +53
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 473 321 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.28% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.30% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 383 250 193
Average salary £75,000 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £93,750 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £65,000 £47,495
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +36.85%

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
104280 108595 100152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86823 87800 83027
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015 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 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +111 451 £75,000 +7.14% 59
London +48 270 £80,000 +6.66% 32
South East +87 96 £65,000 - 13
City of London +28 67 £80,000 +4.91% 11
Berkshire +58 52 £65,000 -13.33% 4
West Midlands +3 27 £62,500 -5.66% 3
West Yorkshire +13 23 £73,500 +27.82%
Yorkshire +4 23 £73,500 +33.63% 1
Hampshire - 21 £65,000 - 5
Scotland +8 19 £79,500 +76.66% 2
East of England +18 15 £75,000 -6.25% 1
Edinburgh +8 13 £79,500 +6.00% 1
Manchester +10 11 £100,000 +25.00% 4
North West +10 11 £100,000 +66.66% 4
Bradford -8 11 £77,000 +31.06%
East Sussex +20 10 £50,000 -
Leeds +16 10 £55,000 +4.76%
Birmingham +8 10 £62,500 -19.35% 2
Brighton - 10 £50,000 -
Cannock +18 8 £55,000 -
Staffordshire +13 8 £55,000 -
Reading +2 8 £73,750 +7.27% 1
Glasgow - 8 £73,750 -
Bedfordshire - 8 £70,250 -
Chiswick - 8 £65,000 -
Slough - 7 £72,500 - 1
Bracknell +26 6 £57,500 -23.33% 1
Luton - 6 £70,000 -
Docklands, London 0 5 £80,000 +23.07%
Buckinghamshire -12 5 £57,500 -11.53%

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

1 447 (50.57%) Data Warehouse
2 441 (49.89%) Business Intelligence
3 431 (48.76%) Data Modelling
4 400 (45.25%) Data Architecture
5 396 (44.80%) ETL
6 348 (39.37%) Big Data
7 314 (35.52%) Finance
8 296 (33.48%) Oracle
9 267 (30.20%) SQL
10 264 (29.86%) Data Management
11 257 (29.07%) Hadoop
12 246 (27.83%) Analytics
13 201 (22.74%) SQL Server
14 195 (22.06%) Migration
15 179 (20.25%) Analytical Skills
16 169 (19.12%) Data Integration
17 165 (18.67%) Data Migration
18 164 (18.55%) Logical Data Model
19 155 (17.53%) NoSQL
20 150 (16.97%) Informatica
21 149 (16.86%) Microsoft
22 136 (15.38%) Data Governance
23 130 (14.71%) TOGAF
24 127 (14.37%) Relational Database
25 123 (13.91%) Agile Software Development
26 116 (13.12%) Degree
27 115 (13.01%) Teradata
28 114 (12.90%) Banking
29 111 (12.56%) RDBMS
30 103 (11.65%) Master Data Management

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 87 (9.84%) SAS
2 77 (8.71%) Apache Pig
3 39 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
4 36 (4.07%) Apache
5 27 (3.05%) Apache Spark
6 22 (2.49%) SharePoint
7 20 (2.26%) Apache Solr
8 15 (1.70%) FileNet
9 10 (1.13%) IIS
10 7 (0.79%) NetWeaver
10 7 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.45%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (0.23%) GemFire
12 2 (0.23%) CMS
13 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.11%) nginx
13 1 (0.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 81 (9.16%) MS Excel
2 54 (6.11%) SPSS
3 21 (2.38%) PowerPivot
4 15 (1.70%) MS Visio
5 12 (1.36%) MS Office
6 4 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (1.36%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.02%) SAP ERP
3 7 (0.79%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle FAH
4 3 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.34%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 76 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (4.64%) Amazon EMR
3 39 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 37 (4.19%) Amazon EC2
5 33 (3.73%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.90%) IaaS
7 6 (0.68%) Azure Machine Learning
8 4 (0.45%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.45%) SaaS
9 3 (0.34%) PaaS
10 2 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.47%) Internet
2 5 (0.57%) SAN
2 5 (0.57%) Intranet
3 3 (0.34%) Firewall
4 2 (0.23%) NAS
4 2 (0.23%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (0.23%) DNS
4 2 (0.23%) DMZ
4 2 (0.23%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.23%) HTTP
5 1 (0.11%) VPN
5 1 (0.11%) SNA
5 1 (0.11%) Network Security
5 1 (0.11%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.11%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 447 (50.57%) Data Warehouse
2 348 (39.37%) Big Data
3 257 (29.07%) Hadoop
4 201 (22.74%) SQL Server
5 155 (17.53%) NoSQL
6 127 (14.37%) Relational Database
7 111 (12.56%) RDBMS
8 100 (11.31%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 98 (11.09%) Apache Hive
10 89 (10.07%) Apache Cassandra
11 88 (9.95%) MongoDB
12 85 (9.62%) DB2
13 80 (9.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 77 (8.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 77 (8.71%) HBase
15 74 (8.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 67 (7.58%) BusinessObjects
17 66 (7.47%) Oracle ODI
18 60 (6.79%) Pentaho
19 55 (6.22%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 94 (10.63%) ERwin
2 69 (7.81%) Talend Open Studio
3 19 (2.15%) PowerDesigner
4 12 (1.36%) Toad
5 2 (0.23%) Selenium
5 2 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.23%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.23%) LoadUI
6 1 (0.11%) Rational Rose
General
1 314 (35.52%) Finance
2 114 (12.90%) Banking
3 66 (7.47%) Retail
4 61 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.05%) Marketing
6 20 (2.26%) Financial Institution
7 19 (2.15%) Investment Banking
8 18 (2.04%) Publishing
9 14 (1.58%) Games
10 11 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (1.13%) Back Office
12 7 (0.79%) Law
12 7 (0.79%) Legal
13 6 (0.68%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.34%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.34%) Electronics
14 3 (0.34%) Front Office
15 2 (0.23%) Local Government
15 2 (0.23%) Billing
16 1 (0.11%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (8.48%) Web Services
2 47 (5.32%) XML
3 35 (3.96%) .NET
4 32 (3.62%) Middleware
5 31 (3.51%) MLlib
6 20 (2.26%) JMS
7 19 (2.15%) Kafka
8 17 (1.92%) WS-I
8 17 (1.92%) XBRL
9 16 (1.81%) XML Schema
10 13 (1.47%) MDX
11 10 (1.13%) .NET Framework
11 10 (1.13%) Akka
12 8 (0.90%) XSD
13 7 (0.79%) XSLT
13 7 (0.79%) J2EE
14 6 (0.68%) FIX Protocol
14 6 (0.68%) FpML
15 5 (0.57%) FIXML
15 5 (0.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 179 (20.25%) Analytical Skills
2 169 (19.12%) Data Integration
3 91 (10.29%) Management Information System
4 62 (7.01%) Data Structures
5 39 (4.41%) Taxonomies
5 39 (4.41%) Computer Science
6 34 (3.85%) Data Centre
7 29 (3.28%) Replication
8 21 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (1.58%) Reference Data
10 13 (1.47%) Mathematics
11 11 (1.24%) Visualisation
11 11 (1.24%) N-Tier
12 9 (1.02%) Clustering
13 7 (0.79%) Ontologies
13 7 (0.79%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.68%) Oracle Exalytics
14 6 (0.68%) Private Cloud
14 6 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
14 6 (0.68%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (4.98%) Linux
2 23 (2.60%) Windows
3 4 (0.45%) UNIX
4 3 (0.34%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.23%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (0.11%) AIX
6 1 (0.11%) CentOS
6 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 441 (49.89%) Business Intelligence
2 431 (48.76%) Data Modelling
3 400 (45.25%) Data Architecture
4 396 (44.80%) ETL
5 264 (29.86%) Data Management
6 246 (27.83%) Analytics
7 195 (22.06%) Migration
8 165 (18.67%) Data Migration
9 164 (18.55%) Logical Data Model
10 136 (15.38%) Data Governance
11 130 (14.71%) TOGAF
12 123 (13.91%) Agile Software Development
13 103 (11.65%) Master Data Management
14 102 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
15 99 (11.20%) Information Management
16 91 (10.29%) Information Architecture
17 90 (10.18%) Enterprise Architecture
18 89 (10.07%) Data Analysis
19 88 (9.95%) SOA
20 87 (9.84%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 267 (30.20%) SQL
2 97 (10.97%) Java
3 70 (7.92%) R
4 62 (7.01%) Python
5 58 (6.56%) T-SQL
6 37 (4.19%) PHP
7 36 (4.07%) Perl
8 27 (3.05%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 24 (2.71%) C#
10 21 (2.38%) C
11 20 (2.26%) Scala
12 18 (2.04%) C++
13 11 (1.24%) PL/SQL
14 6 (0.68%) VBA
14 6 (0.68%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.34%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.34%) JavaScript
16 2 (0.23%) Ruby
17 1 (0.11%) XPath
17 1 (0.11%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 116 (13.12%) Degree
2 17 (1.92%) Security Cleared
3 16 (1.81%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.68%) PhD
5 5 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.45%) CCNP
7 3 (0.34%) CCNA
7 3 (0.34%) PMP
7 3 (0.34%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.23%) NCIE
9 1 (0.11%) MCSE
9 1 (0.11%) CCDA
9 1 (0.11%) CCDP
9 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.11%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (9.28%) Data Quality
2 46 (5.20%) QA
3 6 (0.68%) SLA
4 5 (0.57%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.57%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.34%) COBIT
6 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 34 (3.85%) Apache Flume
2 15 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.13%) HDFS
4 7 (0.79%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.68%) GPFS
6 3 (0.34%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.34%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.11%) KVM
8 1 (0.11%) Docker
8 1 (0.11%) Xen
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 60 (6.79%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (3.17%) Puppet
3 20 (2.26%) Ansible
4 14 (1.58%) Oozie
5 7 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
5 7 (0.79%) NetBackup
6 6 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (0.68%) SnapMirror
6 6 (0.68%) SnapVault
7 5 (0.57%) Hadoop YARN
8 4 (0.45%) Oracle EDQ
9 3 (0.34%) MOM
10 1 (0.11%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.11%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 296 (33.48%) Oracle
2 150 (16.97%) Informatica
3 149 (16.86%) Microsoft
4 115 (13.01%) Teradata
5 100 (11.31%) Cognos
6 78 (8.82%) Netezza
7 77 (8.71%) SAP
8 72 (8.14%) Tableau
9 69 (7.81%) Talend
10 57 (6.45%) IBM
11 48 (5.43%) MicroStrategy
12 46 (5.20%) Ab Initio
13 37 (4.19%) Vertica
14 36 (4.07%) Greenplum
15 28 (3.17%) Cloudera
16 26 (2.94%) Trillium
17 20 (2.26%) SaltStack
18 18 (2.04%) VMware
19 17 (1.92%) NetApp
20 12 (1.36%) Sybase
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Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
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Hampshire
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Salary: £75000 - £90000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £500 - £60000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension
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Salary: £50K-80k
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Salary: From £33,353 to £40,313 per annum inclusive of London Allowance
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Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
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Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus to 20%
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Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
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Salary: £50,000 - £90,000
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Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 plus outstanding package
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Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits
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