Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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

Architect
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 51 60
Rank change year-on-year -18 +9 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 504 684 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.07% 4.84% 4.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.21% 5.05% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 372 556 520
East of England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% -3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £51,250 £45,375 £51,925
90th Percentile £91,000 £87,500 £86,025
England median annual salary £72,500 £72,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +0.69% +2.86% +3.70%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 11972 13552 15546
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.79% 95.98% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9644 11264 12723
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.05%
10th Percentile £26,075 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in the East of England

Architect
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Architect in the East of England

Architect
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in the East of England

Architect
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Hertfordshire 0 187 £70,000 +7.69% 6
Bedfordshire +6 150 £60,000 -16.08% 4
Cambridgeshire -35 115 £67,500 +12.50% 7
Suffolk -4 30 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Essex -35 21 £55,000 -21.43% 2
Norfolk -18 6 £65,000 -13.91% 5
Architect
England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 East of England region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 156 (30.95%) TOGAF
2 116 (23.02%) Oracle
3 99 (19.64%) Finance
4 96 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (16.07%) Microsoft
6 80 (15.87%) Retail
7 78 (15.48%) SOA
8 77 (15.28%) Java
9 72 (14.29%) SAP
10 71 (14.09%) Enterprise Architecture
11 67 (13.29%) Degree
12 66 (13.10%) .NET
13 65 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
14 63 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
15 55 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
15 55 (10.91%) C#
15 55 (10.91%) IT Strategy
16 54 (10.71%) Web Services
17 53 (10.52%) E-Commerce
17 53 (10.52%) CRM
18 52 (10.32%) ERP
19 51 (10.12%) SQL
20 44 (8.73%) Computer Science
20 44 (8.73%) Linux
20 44 (8.73%) Cisco
21 43 (8.53%) Citrix
21 43 (8.53%) Mentoring
22 42 (8.33%) Unix
23 41 (8.13%) Firewall
23 41 (8.13%) Computer Science Degree

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 31 (6.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 16 (3.17%) JBoss
3 15 (2.98%) CMS
4 14 (2.78%) WebLogic
5 12 (2.38%) SharePoint
6 10 (1.98%) Apache
6 10 (1.98%) NetWeaver
7 9 (1.79%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.39%) OpenStack
8 7 (1.39%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.99%) Apache Spark
9 5 (0.99%) EPiServer
9 5 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.79%) GlassFish
10 4 (0.79%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (0.60%) Confluence
12 2 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.40%) NServiceBus
12 2 (0.40%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.40%) Simulink
3 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (3.37%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (3.17%) SAP Hybris
3 14 (2.78%) Unica
4 9 (1.79%) SAP ERP
5 8 (1.59%) Oracle Retail
5 8 (1.59%) SDL Web 8
6 7 (1.39%) Infor CloudSuite
7 3 (0.60%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.60%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.20%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.20%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.20%) SAP LE
8 1 (0.20%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.20%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (0.20%) SAP PP
8 1 (0.20%) SAP SCM
8 1 (0.20%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 63 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (7.74%) SaaS
4 31 (6.15%) Office 365
5 20 (3.97%) IaaS
6 19 (3.77%) PaaS
7 16 (3.17%) SuccessFactors
8 14 (2.78%) Silverpop
9 12 (2.38%) GitHub
10 8 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
13 4 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 3 (0.60%) Oracle Service Cloud
15 2 (0.40%) Adobe Analytics
15 2 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
15 2 (0.40%) Amazon EMR
15 2 (0.40%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 41 (8.13%) Firewall
2 21 (4.17%) WAN
3 19 (3.77%) LAN
4 17 (3.37%) VPN
5 16 (3.17%) Internet
5 16 (3.17%) Network Security
6 15 (2.98%) Wireless
7 9 (1.79%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
8 6 (1.19%) BGP
8 6 (1.19%) MPLS
8 6 (1.19%) NetScaler
8 6 (1.19%) SAN
9 5 (0.99%) DNS
9 5 (0.99%) DWDM
9 5 (0.99%) EIGRP
9 5 (0.99%) HTTP
9 5 (0.99%) IGRP
9 5 (0.99%) OSPF
9 5 (0.99%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (7.74%) SQL Server
2 31 (6.15%) NoSQL
3 22 (4.37%) Relational Database
4 16 (3.17%) Big Data
4 16 (3.17%) RDBMS
5 13 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (2.18%) MongoDB
7 10 (1.98%) MySQL
8 9 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.59%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.79%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.79%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.60%) DB2
11 3 (0.60%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.40%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.40%) Kalido
12 2 (0.40%) Neo4j
12 2 (0.40%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 17 (3.37%) Jenkins
2 13 (2.58%) TeamCity
3 10 (1.98%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.79%) Selenium
5 8 (1.59%) JIRA
5 8 (1.59%) NUnit
6 7 (1.39%) AppVeyor
6 7 (1.39%) Moq
6 7 (1.39%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (1.19%) MSBuild
7 6 (1.19%) Subversion
8 3 (0.60%) GCC
9 2 (0.40%) PhantomJS
9 2 (0.40%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (0.40%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.20%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.20%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.20%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 99 (19.64%) Finance
2 80 (15.87%) Retail
3 28 (5.56%) Banking
4 27 (5.36%) Marketing
5 25 (4.96%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.59%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.39%) Electronics
9 6 (1.19%) Automotive
10 5 (0.99%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.99%) Front Office
11 4 (0.79%) Back Office
11 4 (0.79%) Publishing
12 3 (0.60%) Billing
12 3 (0.60%) Legal
13 2 (0.40%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.20%) Advertising
14 1 (0.20%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (13.10%) .NET
2 54 (10.71%) Web Services
3 35 (6.94%) ASP.NET
4 31 (6.15%) HTML
5 30 (5.95%) EJB
6 28 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 27 (5.36%) JPA
8 26 (5.16%) JDBC
8 26 (5.16%) Servlets
9 24 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (4.56%) CSS
10 23 (4.56%) JMS
10 23 (4.56%) jQuery
11 21 (4.17%) J2EE
12 19 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web API
12 19 (3.77%) Java EE
13 18 (3.57%) REST
13 18 (3.57%) WCF
14 17 (3.37%) XML
15 16 (3.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.73%) Computer Science
2 28 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 23 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (3.97%) Data Centre
5 17 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (2.58%) Hybrid Cloud
7 11 (2.18%) Mobile App
7 11 (2.18%) Public Cloud
8 10 (1.98%) FMCG
8 10 (1.98%) iPad
9 9 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
10 8 (1.59%) Fintech
10 8 (1.59%) User Experience
11 7 (1.39%) CESG
11 7 (1.39%) Clustering
11 7 (1.39%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.19%) Driving Licence
12 6 (1.19%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.19%) Pharmacovigilance
13 5 (0.99%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 44 (8.73%) Linux
2 42 (8.33%) Unix
3 39 (7.74%) Windows
4 25 (4.96%) Solaris
5 13 (2.58%) Android
6 10 (1.98%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (0.79%) CentOS
8 4 (0.79%) Debian
8 4 (0.79%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.60%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.20%) AIX
10 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (30.95%) TOGAF
2 96 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (15.48%) SOA
4 71 (14.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 65 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 55 (10.91%) IT Strategy
7 53 (10.52%) CRM
7 53 (10.52%) E-Commerce
8 52 (10.32%) ERP
9 43 (8.53%) Mentoring
10 39 (7.74%) Project Management
11 34 (6.75%) Business Intelligence
11 34 (6.75%) MVC
12 31 (6.15%) Presales
13 30 (5.95%) Analytics
13 30 (5.95%) Data Security
14 29 (5.75%) Technical Architecture
15 28 (5.56%) Information Security
16 27 (5.36%) Data Architecture
17 26 (5.16%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 77 (15.28%) Java
2 55 (10.91%) C#
3 51 (10.12%) SQL
4 37 (7.34%) JavaScript
5 22 (4.37%) PHP
6 12 (2.38%) C++
7 11 (2.18%) C
8 8 (1.59%) Bash Shell
9 7 (1.39%) Python
10 5 (0.99%) Ada
10 5 (0.99%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.79%) AWK
11 4 (0.79%) Perl
11 4 (0.79%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.60%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.60%) R
13 2 (0.40%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.20%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.20%) Erlang
14 1 (0.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 67 (13.29%) Degree
2 41 (8.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (3.77%) Security Cleared
4 16 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (2.38%) DV Cleared
6 9 (1.79%) CCNP
7 8 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (1.19%) CCNA
8 6 (1.19%) Master's Degree
9 5 (0.99%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.79%) AWS Certification
10 4 (0.79%) CCIE
10 4 (0.79%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.60%) MCSE
12 2 (0.40%) ACCA
12 2 (0.40%) PhD
12 2 (0.40%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.40%) PMP
12 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.39%) Data Quality
2 5 (0.99%) MISRA
2 5 (0.99%) QA
3 3 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.60%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.40%) SEPA
5 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 27 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (3.37%) Docker
2 17 (3.37%) Hyper-V
3 14 (2.78%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.39%) Firmware
5 5 (0.99%) vSphere
6 4 (0.79%) LXC
6 4 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (0.60%) QEMU
7 3 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.60%) Xen
8 2 (0.40%) KVM
8 2 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.40%) XenApp
9 1 (0.20%) iptables
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.20%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (1.59%) Puppet
2 4 (0.79%) Ansible
2 4 (0.79%) Data Guard
2 4 (0.79%) Grafana
2 4 (0.79%) Graphite
2 4 (0.79%) Graylog
2 4 (0.79%) Kibana
2 4 (0.79%) logstash
2 4 (0.79%) Munin
2 4 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (0.79%) SCCM
2 4 (0.79%) Tivoli
2 4 (0.79%) ZABBIX
3 2 (0.40%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 116 (23.02%) Oracle
2 81 (16.07%) Microsoft
3 72 (14.29%) SAP
4 44 (8.73%) Cisco
5 43 (8.53%) Citrix
6 40 (7.94%) VMware
7 23 (4.56%) hybris
8 21 (4.17%) IBM
9 19 (3.77%) Cognizant
10 14 (2.78%) Pega
11 11 (2.18%) Informatica
11 11 (2.18%) TIBCO
12 9 (1.79%) F5
13 8 (1.59%) Meraki
13 8 (1.59%) Retek
14 7 (1.39%) CheckPoint
14 7 (1.39%) Infor
14 7 (1.39%) Workday
15 6 (1.19%) Palo Alto
15 6 (1.19%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
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Salary: Competitive
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