The median annual salary for an Architect was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chelmsford during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Architect
Essex / Chelmsford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 - 31
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 10 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 5.15% - 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.92% - 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 2
Median salary £50,000 - £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.05% +0.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Chelmsford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 169 129 160
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 87.11% 96.27% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 149 107 152
Median salary £43,000 £34,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.63% -13.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chelmsford that featured Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Chelmsford

Architect
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Salary trend for Architect in Chelmsford

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Chelmsford region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) Project Management
1 8 (72.73%) PaaS
1 8 (72.73%) IT Strategy
2 7 (63.64%) Service Design
2 7 (63.64%) SaaS
2 7 (63.64%) TOGAF
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (18.18%) XMPP
3 2 (18.18%) PKI
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (18.18%) IaaS
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) SAML
4 1 (9.09%) Internet
4 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Presales

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chelmsford 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 8 (72.73%) PaaS
2 7 (63.64%) SaaS
3 2 (18.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) SAML
1 2 (18.18%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) IT Strategy
1 8 (72.73%) Project Management
2 7 (63.64%) Service Design
2 7 (63.64%) TOGAF
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) Presales
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) VMware