Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Architect was £66,250 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 49 41
Rank change year-on-year -22 -8 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 104 170 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.60% 5.44% 5.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.71% 5.56% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 80 141 210
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £66,250 £67,500 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.85% -1.82% +10.00%
10th Percentile £53,572 £52,500 £52,375
90th Percentile £83,875 £78,750 £77,625
South East median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +3.85% -

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 2804 3059 4228
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.19% 97.89% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2283 2571 3411
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +2 72 £65,000 -7.14% 7
High Wycombe -23 8 £60,000 -11.11%
Aylesbury - 6 £60,000 -
Newport Pagnell - 1 £53,691 -
Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 24 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (21.15%) Finance
3 19 (18.27%) TOGAF
3 19 (18.27%) IT Strategy
4 18 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (17.31%) .NET
4 18 (17.31%) Cisco
5 17 (16.35%) Java
5 17 (16.35%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
6 15 (14.42%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (13.46%) E-Commerce
8 13 (12.50%) CCIE
8 13 (12.50%) C#
8 13 (12.50%) ITIL
9 12 (11.54%) CCNP
9 12 (11.54%) SOA
9 12 (11.54%) LAN
9 12 (11.54%) WAN
9 12 (11.54%) OSPF
9 12 (11.54%) BGP
9 12 (11.54%) Network Design
9 12 (11.54%) Data Management
9 12 (11.54%) Degree
10 11 (10.58%) Enterprise Architecture
10 11 (10.58%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (10.58%) Spring
10 11 (10.58%) TDD
10 11 (10.58%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (10.58%) Cisco ASA

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 5 (4.81%) CMS
2 4 (3.85%) IIS
3 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.88%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.92%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.92%) JBoss
4 2 (1.92%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.92%) WildFly
5 1 (0.96%) Apache
5 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (3.85%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (3.85%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (1.92%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 18 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (16.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.77%) SaaS
4 3 (2.88%) Office 365
5 2 (1.92%) IaaS
5 2 (1.92%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 2 (1.92%) PaaS
6 1 (0.96%) iPaaS
6 1 (0.96%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.54%) BGP
1 12 (11.54%) LAN
1 12 (11.54%) OSPF
1 12 (11.54%) WAN
2 11 (10.58%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (6.73%) Firewall
3 7 (6.73%) IGMP
3 7 (6.73%) MPLS
3 7 (6.73%) Multicast
3 7 (6.73%) Software-Defined Networking
4 6 (5.77%) DNS
4 6 (5.77%) VPN
5 5 (4.81%) HTTP
5 5 (4.81%) VoIP
5 5 (4.81%) WLAN
6 4 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (3.85%) RFID
6 4 (3.85%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.88%) DWDM
7 3 (2.88%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.77%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.81%) Hadoop
3 5 (4.81%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.85%) MariaDB
4 4 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.88%) Big Data
6 2 (1.92%) DB2
6 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.92%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.96%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.96%) Cloudera CDH
7 1 (0.96%) HBase
7 1 (0.96%) Impala
7 1 (0.96%) MySQL
7 1 (0.96%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Subversion
2 2 (1.92%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.92%) Maven
3 1 (0.96%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (21.15%) Finance
2 11 (10.58%) Telecoms
3 9 (8.65%) Banking
4 8 (7.69%) Retail
5 4 (3.85%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.88%) Law
7 1 (0.96%) Advertising
7 1 (0.96%) Marketing
7 1 (0.96%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.31%) .NET
2 11 (10.58%) Spring
3 10 (9.62%) Spring MVC
4 9 (8.65%) Web Services
5 5 (4.81%) CSS
5 5 (4.81%) HTML
6 4 (3.85%) AngularJS
6 4 (3.85%) HTML5
6 4 (3.85%) Middleware
6 4 (3.85%) SOAP
7 3 (2.88%) J2EE
7 3 (2.88%) Node.js
7 3 (2.88%) REST
8 2 (1.92%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.92%) IBM Integration Bus
8 2 (1.92%) Kafka
8 2 (1.92%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (0.96%) JSON
9 1 (0.96%) POJO
9 1 (0.96%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.62%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.73%) Virtual Team
3 6 (5.77%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.81%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (4.81%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.88%) User Experience
6 2 (1.92%) DataPower
6 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.58%) Windows
2 7 (6.73%) Linux
3 6 (5.77%) Android
3 6 (5.77%) Unix
4 4 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.85%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.88%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.92%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (18.27%) IT Strategy
2 19 (18.27%) TOGAF
3 14 (13.46%) E-Commerce
4 13 (12.50%) ITIL
5 12 (11.54%) Data Management
5 12 (11.54%) Network Design
5 12 (11.54%) SOA
6 11 (10.58%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (10.58%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (10.58%) SDLC
6 11 (10.58%) TDD
6 11 (10.58%) Technical Architecture
7 10 (9.62%) Customer Requirements
7 10 (9.62%) MVC
8 9 (8.65%) Scrum
9 8 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (7.69%) Data Governance
9 8 (7.69%) Master Data Management
9 8 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.35%) Java
2 13 (12.50%) C#
3 8 (7.69%) C++
3 8 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.77%) SQL
5 1 (0.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (14.42%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (12.50%) CCIE
3 12 (11.54%) CCNP
3 12 (11.54%) Degree
4 6 (5.77%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (5.77%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.88%) CCDE
6 3 (2.88%) JNCIP
7 2 (1.92%) CISM
7 2 (1.92%) CISSP
7 2 (1.92%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.92%) MBA
7 2 (1.92%) MCSE
7 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.88%) QA
1 3 (2.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.88%) vSphere
3 1 (0.96%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.96%) Docker
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) SCCM
2 1 (0.96%) Oozie
Vendors
1 18 (17.31%) Cisco
2 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.73%) Oracle
4 5 (4.81%) TIBCO
4 5 (4.81%) VMware
5 4 (3.85%) F5
5 4 (3.85%) IBM
5 4 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.88%) Juniper
6 3 (2.88%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.88%) Unisys
7 2 (1.92%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.92%) Citrix
7 2 (1.92%) Dell
7 2 (1.92%) EMC
7 2 (1.92%) HP
7 2 (1.92%) NetApp
7 2 (1.92%) SAP
7 2 (1.92%) Siebel
7 2 (1.92%) Teradata