The median annual salary for a Systems Architect was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

System Architect
South West / Bristol
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 124 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.22% 0.062% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.064% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £62,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.00% +47.05%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. 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
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1790 1564 1885
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.07% 96.90% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1361 1625
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Systems Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Systems Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Architect in Bristol

Systems Architect
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Systems Architect in Bristol

Systems Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Systems 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 Bristol region featuring Systems Architect in the job title.

1 9 (69.23%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (38.46%) MVVM
3 5 (38.46%) CQRS
3 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
3 5 (38.46%) Coaching
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) OOP
3 5 (38.46%) N-Tier
3 5 (38.46%) SOLID
3 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
4 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) DataPower
5 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) MODAF
5 2 (15.38%) SysML
5 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
5 2 (15.38%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (15.38%) IBM
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 2 (15.38%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
5 2 (15.38%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering

Systems Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) N-Tier
2 2 (15.38%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Coaching
1 5 (38.46%) CQRS
1 5 (38.46%) Inversion of Control
1 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
1 5 (38.46%) MVVM
1 5 (38.46%) OOP
1 5 (38.46%) SOLID
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
2 2 (15.38%) MODAF
2 2 (15.38%) SysML
2 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
2 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
2 2 (15.38%) UML
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) SDLC
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) IBM