Period
to 23 September 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 79 50
Rank change year-on-year +13 -29 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 94 101 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.71% 3.55% 5.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.81% 3.64% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 66 73 140
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £56,250 £52,750 £52,375
90th Percentile £79,375 £83,750 £81,375
South East median annual salary £70,000 £68,500 £68,000
% change year-on-year +2.19% +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 2,464 2,772 3,024
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.20% 97.40% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2,033 2,227 2,501
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +6 70 £65,000 -7.80% 12
High Wycombe -12 4 £60,000 -11.11% 1
Gerrards Cross - 1 £60,000 -
Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 32 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (30.85%) Finance
3 23 (24.47%) TOGAF
4 21 (22.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (20.21%) Java
6 18 (19.15%) .NET
7 16 (17.02%) C#
7 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
8 15 (15.96%) IBM
9 13 (13.83%) HTTP
9 13 (13.83%) DNS
9 13 (13.83%) Spring
10 12 (12.77%) ActiveMQ
10 12 (12.77%) DevOps
10 12 (12.77%) SQL
10 12 (12.77%) Middleware
10 12 (12.77%) Internet
11 11 (11.70%) W3C
11 11 (11.70%) .NET Framework
11 11 (11.70%) Presales
12 10 (10.64%) JavaScript
12 10 (10.64%) HTML
12 10 (10.64%) EAI
13 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
13 9 (9.57%) CSS
13 9 (9.57%) Banking
13 9 (9.57%) Retail
13 9 (9.57%) Scrum
13 9 (9.57%) Enterprise Architecture
13 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure

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 7 (7.45%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (5.32%) Apache
3 5 (5.32%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.19%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.13%) NetWeaver
5 2 (2.13%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.06%) Drupal
6 1 (1.06%) IIS
6 1 (1.06%) nginx
6 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (7.45%) Office 365
4 6 (6.38%) SaaS
5 5 (5.32%) IaaS
5 5 (5.32%) PaaS
6 2 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.13%) OneDrive
6 2 (2.13%) Serverless
7 1 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.06%) GitHub
7 1 (1.06%) Google Analytics
7 1 (1.06%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.83%) DNS
1 13 (13.83%) HTTP
2 12 (12.77%) Internet
3 5 (5.32%) LAN
4 4 (4.26%) Cisco Wireless
4 4 (4.26%) VLAN
4 4 (4.26%) Wireless
5 2 (2.13%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.06%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (1.06%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.06%) CTI
6 1 (1.06%) Firewall
6 1 (1.06%) Intranet
6 1 (1.06%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.06%) SSL
6 1 (1.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.51%) Big Data
3 6 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.26%) MySQL
5 3 (3.19%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.19%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.19%) Pentaho
5 3 (3.19%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.06%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.06%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.06%) GIS
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.06%) Power BI
6 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.06%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) ERwin
1 3 (3.19%) PowerDesigner
1 3 (3.19%) RStudio
2 1 (1.06%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.06%) Hudson
2 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.06%) Maven
2 1 (1.06%) Selenium
2 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (30.85%) Finance
2 9 (9.57%) Banking
2 9 (9.57%) Retail
3 6 (6.38%) Advertising
4 2 (2.13%) Legal
5 1 (1.06%) Automotive
5 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.06%) Law
5 1 (1.06%) Marketing
5 1 (1.06%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.15%) .NET
2 13 (13.83%) Spring
3 12 (12.77%) ActiveMQ
3 12 (12.77%) Middleware
4 11 (11.70%) .NET Framework
5 10 (10.64%) HTML
6 9 (9.57%) CSS
7 8 (8.51%) Apache Camel
7 8 (8.51%) Kafka
8 7 (7.45%) ASP.NET
9 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (4.26%) LAMP
11 3 (3.19%) CGI
11 3 (3.19%) Web Services
12 2 (2.13%) Software Packaging
12 2 (2.13%) WCF
12 2 (2.13%) XML
13 1 (1.06%) IBM Integration Bus
13 1 (1.06%) SAP PI
13 1 (1.06%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.70%) W3C
2 8 (8.51%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.45%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (5.32%) New Media
5 4 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.26%) Clustering
5 4 (4.26%) HACMP
6 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.19%) SWIFT
7 2 (2.13%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.13%) Minimum Viable Product
8 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.06%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.06%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.51%) Windows
2 7 (7.45%) Linux
3 5 (5.32%) Unix
3 5 (5.32%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.26%) AIX
4 4 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.26%) Solaris
5 1 (1.06%) Android
5 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.06%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (24.47%) TOGAF
3 21 (22.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (12.77%) DevOps
5 11 (11.70%) Presales
6 10 (10.64%) EAI
7 9 (9.57%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (9.57%) Open Source
7 9 (9.57%) Scrum
7 9 (9.57%) Waterfall
8 8 (8.51%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 8 (8.51%) Data Architecture
8 8 (8.51%) OO
8 8 (8.51%) OOD
8 8 (8.51%) PRINCE2
8 8 (8.51%) Project Management
8 8 (8.51%) Zachman Framework
9 7 (7.45%) Business Analysis
9 7 (7.45%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 6 (6.38%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.21%) Java
2 16 (17.02%) C#
3 12 (12.77%) SQL
4 10 (10.64%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.26%) PHP
6 1 (1.06%) ABAP
6 1 (1.06%) COBOL
6 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.45%) TOGAF Certification
2 6 (6.38%) Degree
3 5 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.26%) CCDP
4 4 (4.26%) CCNP
4 4 (4.26%) CISSP
4 4 (4.26%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.13%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.13%) MCP
5 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.13%) SSCP
6 1 (1.06%) CCIE
6 1 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.06%) PMP
6 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) PSD2
1 3 (3.19%) QA
1 3 (3.19%) SLA
2 2 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.13%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.13%) PMO
3 1 (1.06%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (7.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (4.26%) GPFS
3 4 (4.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.06%) Docker
4 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.96%) IBM
3 7 (7.45%) Oracle
4 6 (6.38%) Cisco
4 6 (6.38%) SAP
5 5 (5.32%) VMware
6 4 (4.26%) hybris
6 4 (4.26%) Meraki
6 4 (4.26%) NetApp
6 4 (4.26%) Unisys
7 3 (3.19%) Ab Initio
7 3 (3.19%) ATG
7 3 (3.19%) Demandware
7 3 (3.19%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (3.19%) Talend
8 2 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.06%) Avaya
9 1 (1.06%) Google
9 1 (1.06%) Intel
9 1 (1.06%) Mitel