The median annual salary for a Data Architect was £54,250 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Data Architect
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 131 112
Rank change year-on-year +15 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 8 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.43% 0.25% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.26% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 10
Median salary £54,250 £63,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.88% -16.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £68,750 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +1.85% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. 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
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1787 2266 1693
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.91% 95.53% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1751 1432
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Data Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in Birmingham

Data Architect
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Data Architect in Birmingham

Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Data 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 Birmingham region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 18 (72.00%) Service Delivery
1 18 (72.00%) Data Centre
2 16 (64.00%) Customer Requirements
2 16 (64.00%) Change Control
3 6 (24.00%) TOGAF
4 5 (20.00%) Data Governance
5 4 (16.00%) Data Acquisition
5 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (16.00%) Finance
5 4 (16.00%) Migration
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (12.00%) SQL
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco
6 3 (12.00%) Data Architecture
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) Data Quality
6 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
7 2 (8.00%) IaaS
7 2 (8.00%) Analytics
7 2 (8.00%) Line Management
7 2 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (8.00%) Gantt Chart
7 2 (8.00%) Presales
7 2 (8.00%) IT Strategy
7 2 (8.00%) SCVMM
7 2 (8.00%) Data Management

Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (4.00%) Apache
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (8.00%) IaaS
2 2 (8.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) VLAN
1 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) DB2
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.00%) Big Data
3 1 (4.00%) Data Mart
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.00%) HBase
3 1 (4.00%) HDInsight
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Publishing
3 1 (4.00%) Military
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (72.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) CMDB
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.00%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Service Delivery
2 16 (64.00%) Change Control
2 16 (64.00%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (24.00%) TOGAF
4 5 (20.00%) Data Governance
5 4 (16.00%) Data Acquisition
5 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (16.00%) Migration
6 3 (12.00%) Data Architecture
6 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Analytics
7 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.00%) Gantt Chart
7 2 (8.00%) IT Strategy
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
7 2 (8.00%) Line Management
7 2 (8.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) ISEB
1 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (8.00%) PMP
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco
2 2 (8.00%) BMC
2 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (8.00%) Citrix
2 2 (8.00%) EMC
2 2 (8.00%) HP
2 2 (8.00%) IBM
2 2 (8.00%) Juniper
2 2 (8.00%) NetApp
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Avaya
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Mitel