Period
to 25 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £88,750 in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

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

Architect
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 29 17
Rank change year-on-year -6 -12 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 14 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 5.88% 6.74% 10.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.19% 7.01% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 26
Canary Wharf median annual salary £88,750 £82,500 £78,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.58% +4.76% +4.65%
10th Percentile £69,750 £73,250 £68,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £111,250 £91,250
Tower Hamlets median annual salary £88,750 £82,500 £78,750
% change year-on-year +7.58% +4.76% +4.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. 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
Canary Wharf
Permanent vacancies in Canary Wharf with a recognized job title 226 328 248
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.96% 96.19% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 147 263 212
Canary Wharf median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% -
10th Percentile £44,500 £33,200 £38,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £105,500 £93,500
Tower Hamlets median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -7.69%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Canary Wharf

Architect
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Salary trend for Architect in Canary Wharf

Architect
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Architect in Canary Wharf

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Canary Wharf region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) JDBC
2 7 (50.00%) JMS
2 7 (50.00%) SOA
2 7 (50.00%) Spring
2 7 (50.00%) REST
2 7 (50.00%) Microservices
3 6 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) RUP
4 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 3 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (21.43%) UML
5 3 (21.43%) N-Tier
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle
5 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (21.43%) IBM
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) Unified Process
6 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
6 2 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (7.14%) Office 365
7 1 (7.14%) ArchiMate

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) JDBC
1 7 (50.00%) JMS
1 7 (50.00%) REST
1 7 (50.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (50.00%) Microservices
2 7 (50.00%) SOA
3 6 (42.86%) TOGAF
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 4 (28.57%) RUP
4 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 3 (21.43%) UML
5 3 (21.43%) Unified Process
5 3 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
6 2 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
7 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
7 1 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CISM
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) IBM
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
1 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Dell
2 1 (7.14%) EMC
2 1 (7.14%) F5
2 1 (7.14%) Interwoven
2 1 (7.14%) NetApp
2 1 (7.14%) Splunk
2 1 (7.14%) VMware