Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Big Data Architect was £68,250 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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

Big Data Architect
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 325 370 398
Rank change year-on-year +45 +28 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Architect 5 11 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.049% 0.082% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.085% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 57
City of London median annual salary £68,250 £82,500 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.27% -2.94% -
10th Percentile £66,625 £69,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £94,500 £110,000 £110,000
Central London median annual salary £83,750 £82,500 £85,000
% change year-on-year +1.52% -2.94% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 9758 12931 20195
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.29% 96.04% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8844 11721 17238
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +1.85%

Big Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Big Data Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data Architect in the City of London

Big Data Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Big Data Architect in the City of London.

Salary trend for Big Data Architect in the City of London

Big Data Architect
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data Architect in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Big Data Architect in the City of London

Big Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, Big Data 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 City of London region featuring Big Data Architect in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Cloudera
2 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (60.00%) Data Flow Diagram
3 3 (60.00%) Data Lake
3 3 (60.00%) Kafka
3 3 (60.00%) MarkLogic
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) Impala
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Apache Spark
3 3 (60.00%) ETL Development
3 3 (60.00%) Informatica
3 3 (60.00%) ERwin
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (60.00%) ETL
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Talend
3 3 (60.00%) Data Architecture
3 3 (60.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (60.00%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (60.00%) Legal
3 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Data Mart
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture

Big Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (60.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
2 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (60.00%) Data Lake
3 3 (60.00%) Data Mart
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) Impala
3 3 (60.00%) MarkLogic
3 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) ERwin
1 3 (60.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Data Cleansing
1 3 (60.00%) Data Flow Diagram
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
1 3 (60.00%) ETL Development
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (20.00%) Presales
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cloudera
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Informatica
2 3 (60.00%) Talend
3 1 (20.00%) Hortonworks
3 1 (20.00%) MapR
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