Period
to 19 November 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

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

Architect
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 68 50
Rank change year-on-year +15 -18 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 115 102 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.64% 3.56% 5.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.80% 3.66% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 74 79 139
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% -3.70% -1.82%
10th Percentile £56,250 £53,453 £52,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £78,750
South East median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £68,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% -0.74% +4.62%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2,397 2,786 3,048
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 97.31% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2,007 2,270 2,564
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Buckinghamshire

Architect
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Architect in Buckinghamshire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Architect in Buckinghamshire

Architect
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +26 92 £67,500 +3.85% 23
High Wycombe -13 4 £60,000 - 5
Marlow - 1 £70,000 - 2
Architect
South East

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 58 (50.43%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (31.30%) Finance
3 25 (21.74%) TOGAF
4 22 (19.13%) Waterfall
5 21 (18.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (17.39%) Java
6 20 (17.39%) PRINCE2
6 20 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 19 (16.52%) Microsoft Azure
8 18 (15.65%) Scrum
9 17 (14.78%) C#
9 17 (14.78%) DevOps
10 16 (13.91%) Business Analysis
11 15 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
11 15 (13.04%) Banking
11 15 (13.04%) Business Process Mapping
12 14 (12.17%) Linux
12 14 (12.17%) DNS
12 14 (12.17%) Open Source
13 13 (11.30%) Enterprise Architecture
13 13 (11.30%) JavaScript
13 13 (11.30%) .NET
14 12 (10.43%) SQL
14 12 (10.43%) Oracle
14 12 (10.43%) OO
14 12 (10.43%) HTTP
14 12 (10.43%) IBM
14 12 (10.43%) Data Centre
15 11 (9.57%) TOGAF Certification
15 11 (9.57%) Internet

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 6 (5.22%) Apache
2 4 (3.48%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.61%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.74%) Confluence
4 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.87%) CMS
5 1 (0.87%) NetWeaver
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (8.70%) SaaS
4 6 (5.22%) IaaS
4 6 (5.22%) PaaS
5 4 (3.48%) Office 365
6 2 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.74%) Serverless
7 1 (0.87%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.87%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.17%) DNS
2 12 (10.43%) HTTP
3 11 (9.57%) Internet
4 7 (6.09%) LAN
4 7 (6.09%) Wireless
5 5 (4.35%) BGP
5 5 (4.35%) NX-OS
6 4 (3.48%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (3.48%) WAN
7 3 (2.61%) DHCP
7 3 (2.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (2.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (2.61%) IOS XR
7 3 (2.61%) MPLS
7 3 (2.61%) OSPF
7 3 (2.61%) tcpdump
7 3 (2.61%) Wireshark
8 2 (1.74%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (1.74%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.74%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.83%) MySQL
2 7 (6.09%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.22%) Big Data
3 6 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.61%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.61%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.61%) Pentaho
4 3 (2.61%) PowerCenter
5 2 (1.74%) Redis
5 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.87%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.87%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.87%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Hudson
2 3 (2.61%) ERwin
2 3 (2.61%) PowerDesigner
2 3 (2.61%) RStudio
3 2 (1.74%) Appium
3 2 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.74%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.74%) Calabash
3 2 (1.74%) JIRA
3 2 (1.74%) Selenium
3 2 (1.74%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.87%) Maven
4 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (31.30%) Finance
2 15 (13.04%) Banking
3 10 (8.70%) Retail
4 3 (2.61%) Advertising
4 3 (2.61%) Legal
4 3 (2.61%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.74%) Automotive
6 1 (0.87%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.87%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.87%) Marketing
6 1 (0.87%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.30%) .NET
2 11 (9.57%) ActiveMQ
2 11 (9.57%) LAMP
2 11 (9.57%) Middleware
2 11 (9.57%) Spring
3 10 (8.70%) CSS
3 10 (8.70%) HTML
4 8 (6.96%) Apache Camel
5 7 (6.09%) Kafka
6 5 (4.35%) CGI
6 5 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.48%) Web Services
8 3 (2.61%) Node.js
9 2 (1.74%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.74%) Software Packaging
9 2 (1.74%) WCF
9 2 (1.74%) XML
10 1 (0.87%) COM
10 1 (0.87%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.43%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.70%) W3C
3 8 (6.96%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (4.35%) Clustering
4 5 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.35%) HACMP
4 5 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.35%) Minimum Viable Product
5 4 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.48%) New Media
6 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.61%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.87%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.87%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.17%) Linux
2 10 (8.70%) Unix
2 10 (8.70%) Windows
3 6 (5.22%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.35%) AIX
4 5 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.35%) Solaris
5 2 (1.74%) Android
5 2 (1.74%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.74%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (50.43%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (21.74%) TOGAF
3 22 (19.13%) Waterfall
4 21 (18.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (17.39%) PRINCE2
6 18 (15.65%) Scrum
7 17 (14.78%) DevOps
8 16 (13.91%) Business Analysis
9 15 (13.04%) Business Process Mapping
10 14 (12.17%) Open Source
11 13 (11.30%) Enterprise Architecture
12 12 (10.43%) OO
13 11 (9.57%) Test Automation
14 10 (8.70%) IT Strategy
14 10 (8.70%) OOD
14 10 (8.70%) Presales
15 9 (7.83%) EAI
15 9 (7.83%) Mentoring
16 8 (6.96%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
16 8 (6.96%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.39%) Java
2 17 (14.78%) C#
3 13 (11.30%) JavaScript
4 12 (10.43%) SQL
5 9 (7.83%) PHP
6 3 (2.61%) Python
7 2 (1.74%) Apple Swift
7 2 (1.74%) Ruby
8 1 (0.87%) ABAP
8 1 (0.87%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 11 (9.57%) TOGAF Certification
2 8 (6.96%) CISSP
2 8 (6.96%) Degree
3 6 (5.22%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.35%) CCNP
4 5 (4.35%) MCP
5 4 (3.48%) CCIE
5 4 (3.48%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.61%) SSCP
7 2 (1.74%) CCDP
7 2 (1.74%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.74%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.87%) MCSE
8 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.87%) PMP
8 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (4.35%) PCI DSS
1 5 (4.35%) QA
2 4 (3.48%) SLA
3 3 (2.61%) PSD2
4 2 (1.74%) PMO
5 1 (0.87%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (4.35%) GPFS
1 5 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (3.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.74%) Docker
4 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.61%) Ansible
2 1 (0.87%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 20 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.43%) IBM
2 12 (10.43%) Oracle
3 10 (8.70%) Cisco
4 8 (6.96%) SAP
5 6 (5.22%) F5
5 6 (5.22%) VMware
6 5 (4.35%) NetApp
7 4 (3.48%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 4 (3.48%) Unisys
8 3 (2.61%) Ab Initio
8 3 (2.61%) Google
8 3 (2.61%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (2.61%) Talend
9 2 (1.74%) hybris
9 2 (1.74%) Meraki
10 1 (0.87%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.87%) Demandware
10 1 (0.87%) Netezza
10 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com