Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 24 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 West > Dorset
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 50 57
Rank change year-on-year -29 +7 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 27 51 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.38% 4.75% 4.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 4.76% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 19 37 23
Dorset median annual salary £70,000 £80,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +52.38% -5.41%
10th Percentile £41,750 £43,250 £37,800
90th Percentile £77,500 £87,950 £74,850
South West median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -3.70% +17.39% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset. 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
Dorset
Permanent vacancies in Dorset with a recognized job title 1115 1071 1449
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.41% 99.72% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 971 959 1128
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,250 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £50,900
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Dorset

Architect
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Architect in Dorset

Architect
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Dorset over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Dorset

Architect
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 24 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
Bournemouth +6 11 £75,000 -3.23% 1
Weymouth -6 7 - -
Poole -21 5 £42,000 -16.00%
Dorchester - 1 £43,500 -
Architect
South West

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Dorset region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 15 (55.56%) Data Management
2 13 (48.15%) Finance
3 11 (40.74%) CRM
3 11 (40.74%) Master Data Management
4 10 (37.04%) Retail
4 10 (37.04%) Data Migration
4 10 (37.04%) Migration
4 10 (37.04%) TOGAF
5 9 (33.33%) Oracle
5 9 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 9 (33.33%) SOA
6 8 (29.63%) ERP
6 8 (29.63%) Data Integration
6 8 (29.63%) Degree
6 8 (29.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (25.93%) Data Quality
7 7 (25.93%) Data Structures
7 7 (25.93%) GDPR
7 7 (25.93%) Data Strategy
7 7 (25.93%) Data Security
8 6 (22.22%) Quality Management
8 6 (22.22%) Data Analysis
8 6 (22.22%) IBM
8 6 (22.22%) SQL
8 6 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (22.22%) Data Architecture
8 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (14.81%) Infor
9 4 (14.81%) JSON
9 4 (14.81%) Oracle Retail

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 8 (29.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (11.11%) JBoss
3 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Lawson
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
1 1 (3.70%) LAN
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.70%) WAN
1 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.70%) Data Lake
2 1 (3.70%) DataStage
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 10 (37.04%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) JSON
1 4 (14.81%) Middleware
1 4 (14.81%) REST
1 4 (14.81%) SOAP
1 4 (14.81%) Web Services
1 4 (14.81%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) J2EE
3 1 (3.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Structures
2 6 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.70%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Data Management
2 11 (40.74%) CRM
2 11 (40.74%) Master Data Management
3 10 (37.04%) Data Migration
3 10 (37.04%) Migration
3 10 (37.04%) TOGAF
4 9 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 9 (33.33%) SOA
5 8 (29.63%) Data Integration
5 8 (29.63%) ERP
6 7 (25.93%) Data Security
6 7 (25.93%) Data Strategy
7 6 (22.22%) Data Analysis
7 6 (22.22%) Data Architecture
7 6 (22.22%) Quality Management
8 4 (14.81%) Analytics
8 4 (14.81%) Case Management
8 4 (14.81%) Data Governance
8 4 (14.81%) Data Munging
8 4 (14.81%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) Data Quality
1 7 (25.93%) GDPR
2 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (22.22%) IBM
3 4 (14.81%) Infor
3 4 (14.81%) Remedy
3 4 (14.81%) Workday
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) Informatica
4 1 (3.70%) Juniper
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) MikroTik
4 1 (3.70%) Netezza
4 1 (3.70%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) Tableau
4 1 (3.70%) Ubiquiti