Period
to 19 February 2019

The median annual salary for an Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

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 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 91 55
Rank change year-on-year +42 -36 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 110 78 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.97% 2.70% 4.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.22% 2.77% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 67 67 132
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -3.57%
10th Percentile £56,250 £56,250 £56,250
90th Percentile £84,703 £110,250 £90,000
South East median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% -

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 2,107 2,820 2,813
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.25% 97.44% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,701 2,258 2,378
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,675 £25,350
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 February 2019.

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 February 2019. 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 +40 93 £75,000 +15.38% 24
Bletchley - 2 - -
High Wycombe 0 1 £80,000 +33.33% 1
Marlow - 1 £70,000 - 1
Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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 44 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (36.36%) Finance
3 39 (35.45%) PRINCE2
4 35 (31.82%) TOGAF
5 28 (25.45%) Oracle
5 28 (25.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 28 (25.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 26 (23.64%) IT Strategy
7 25 (22.73%) ITIL
8 24 (21.82%) Microsoft
8 24 (21.82%) Problem-Solving
9 20 (18.18%) Business Analysis
9 20 (18.18%) Waterfall
10 19 (17.27%) Management Information System
10 19 (17.27%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (16.36%) Thought Leadership
12 17 (15.45%) Zachman Framework
13 16 (14.55%) Data Centre
14 15 (13.64%) Decision-Making
14 15 (13.64%) Systems Engineering
14 15 (13.64%) Content Management
14 15 (13.64%) Scrum
14 15 (13.64%) C#
14 15 (13.64%) SQL
14 15 (13.64%) Marketing
14 15 (13.64%) MODAF
14 15 (13.64%) Degree
14 15 (13.64%) COBIT
14 15 (13.64%) Big Data
14 15 (13.64%) Business Process Mapping

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 14 (12.73%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.64%) Apache
4 2 (1.82%) Confluence
4 2 (1.82%) Mule
4 2 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.82%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.91%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.91%) CMS
5 1 (0.91%) nginx
5 1 (0.91%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 28 (25.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (7.27%) IaaS
3 8 (7.27%) PaaS
3 8 (7.27%) SaaS
4 7 (6.36%) Office 365
5 6 (5.45%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.82%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.91%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.91%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.82%) Wireless
2 12 (10.91%) BGP
2 12 (10.91%) Firewall
3 10 (9.09%) MPLS
3 10 (9.09%) OSPF
4 8 (7.27%) Internet
4 8 (7.27%) Network Security
4 8 (7.27%) WAN
5 7 (6.36%) LAN
5 7 (6.36%) VLAN
5 7 (6.36%) VPN
6 6 (5.45%) DNS
6 6 (5.45%) IPv4
6 6 (5.45%) IPv6
6 6 (5.45%) NX-OS
6 6 (5.45%) RSVP
6 6 (5.45%) VXLAN
7 4 (3.64%) DHCP
7 4 (3.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 4 (3.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.64%) Big Data
2 7 (6.36%) MySQL
3 6 (5.45%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.73%) Redis
5 2 (1.82%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.91%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.91%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.64%) Hudson
2 3 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.82%) Appium
3 2 (1.82%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.82%) Calabash
3 2 (1.82%) JIRA
3 2 (1.82%) Selenium
3 2 (1.82%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.91%) ERwin
4 1 (0.91%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.91%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (0.91%) RStudio
General
1 40 (36.36%) Finance
2 15 (13.64%) Marketing
3 14 (12.73%) Telecoms
4 8 (7.27%) Banking
5 7 (6.36%) Retail
6 5 (4.55%) Automotive
7 4 (3.64%) Legal
8 3 (2.73%) Advertising
9 1 (0.91%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.91%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.18%) LAMP
2 6 (5.45%) .NET
2 6 (5.45%) 802.1X
2 6 (5.45%) CSS
2 6 (5.45%) HTML
3 5 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (3.64%) CGI
5 3 (2.73%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (2.73%) Middleware
6 2 (1.82%) Apache Camel
6 2 (1.82%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.82%) Kafka
6 2 (1.82%) Node.js
6 2 (1.82%) Spring
7 1 (0.91%) Apache NiFi
7 1 (0.91%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.91%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.91%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.27%) Analytical Skills
1 19 (17.27%) Management Information System
2 16 (14.55%) Data Centre
3 14 (12.73%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (6.36%) Public Cloud
5 6 (5.45%) Clustering
5 6 (5.45%) Virtual Team
6 5 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (4.55%) HACMP
7 2 (1.82%) W3C
8 1 (0.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.91%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.73%) Linux
2 11 (10.00%) Unix
3 9 (8.18%) Windows
4 7 (6.36%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.55%) AIX
5 5 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.55%) Solaris
6 2 (1.82%) Android
6 2 (1.82%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (35.45%) PRINCE2
3 35 (31.82%) TOGAF
4 28 (25.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 26 (23.64%) IT Strategy
6 25 (22.73%) ITIL
7 24 (21.82%) Problem-Solving
8 20 (18.18%) Business Analysis
8 20 (18.18%) Waterfall
9 18 (16.36%) Thought Leadership
10 17 (15.45%) Zachman Framework
11 15 (13.64%) Business Process Mapping
11 15 (13.64%) Content Management
11 15 (13.64%) Decision-Making
11 15 (13.64%) MODAF
11 15 (13.64%) Scrum
11 15 (13.64%) Systems Engineering
12 14 (12.73%) Design Thinking
12 14 (12.73%) Monetization
12 14 (12.73%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.64%) C#
1 15 (13.64%) SQL
2 10 (9.09%) Java
3 8 (7.27%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.36%) PHP
5 4 (3.64%) Python
6 3 (2.73%) Ruby
7 2 (1.82%) Apple Swift
7 2 (1.82%) R
8 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (13.64%) Degree
2 14 (12.73%) BPSS Clearance
3 12 (10.91%) TOGAF Certification
4 7 (6.36%) CCNP
4 7 (6.36%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (5.45%) CCIE
5 6 (5.45%) CISSP
5 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.64%) MCP
7 2 (1.82%) Master's Degree
7 2 (1.82%) MCSE
7 2 (1.82%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.82%) SSCP
8 1 (0.91%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.91%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.64%) COBIT
2 14 (12.73%) BS7799
3 6 (5.45%) GDPR
4 5 (4.55%) SLA
5 4 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (3.64%) PCI DSS
6 3 (2.73%) QA
7 2 (1.82%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (7.27%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.55%) GPFS
2 5 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (2.73%) Docker
4 1 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.64%) Ansible
2 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.82%) Netcool
2 2 (1.82%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 2 (1.82%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.91%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.91%) Packer
3 1 (0.91%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (25.45%) Oracle
2 24 (21.82%) Microsoft
3 12 (10.91%) Cisco
4 9 (8.18%) F5
5 8 (7.27%) Palo Alto
6 7 (6.36%) IBM
7 6 (5.45%) Cognizant
7 6 (5.45%) VMware
8 5 (4.55%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 5 (4.55%) NetApp
9 4 (3.64%) Google
9 4 (3.64%) SAP
10 2 (1.82%) Cognos
10 2 (1.82%) Juniper
10 2 (1.82%) Lotus
11 1 (0.91%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.91%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.91%) Meraki
11 1 (0.91%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.91%) Talend