The median annual salary for a Architect was £67,750 in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
London / Croydon
Rank 30 43 33
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 2.89% 0.78% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% 0.79% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Median salary £67,750 £51,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.19% +2.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon. 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
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 169 254 152
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 97.69% 99.61% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 142 219 131
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Croydon

Architect
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for Architect in Croydon

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Croydon region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 8 (38.10%) Workflow
2 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (33.33%) REST
2 7 (33.33%) Big Data
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (28.57%) SOA
4 5 (23.81%) Hadoop
4 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (19.05%) Private Cloud
5 4 (19.05%) Presales
5 4 (19.05%) Office 365
5 4 (19.05%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (19.05%) Data Architecture
5 4 (19.05%) SAP ERP
5 4 (19.05%) Data Integration
5 4 (19.05%) ERP
5 4 (19.05%) IaaS
5 4 (19.05%) Analytics
5 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
5 4 (19.05%) Data Quality
5 4 (19.05%) Open Source
5 4 (19.05%) PaaS
5 4 (19.05%) ETL
5 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) SAP
5 4 (19.05%) Java
6 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (14.29%) Finance

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (19.05%) IaaS
2 4 (19.05%) Office 365
2 4 (19.05%) PaaS
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Big Data
2 5 (23.81%) Hadoop
3 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
3 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
4 3 (14.29%) Cloudera CDH
4 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (19.05%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.76%) iPad
3 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) PKI
3 1 (4.76%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Workflow
2 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (28.57%) SOA
4 4 (19.05%) Analytics
4 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (19.05%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (19.05%) Data Architecture
4 4 (19.05%) Data Integration
4 4 (19.05%) ERP
4 4 (19.05%) ETL
4 4 (19.05%) Open Source
4 4 (19.05%) Presales
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Service Management
5 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
6 2 (9.52%) Microservices
6 2 (9.52%) Service Design
7 1 (4.76%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (19.05%) SAP
2 3 (14.29%) Cloudera
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle