The median annual salary for an IT Architect was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

IT Architect
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 260 239 265
Rank change year-on-year -21 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 4 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.065% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.21% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 3
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -28.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £69,713 £69,250 £65,000
% change year-on-year +0.66% +6.53%  

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 6029 6586 7877
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.23% 96.22% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4930 5599 6495
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured IT Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Architect in the East of England

IT Architect
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for IT Architect in the East of England

IT 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 IT Architect within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -12 2 - -
Cambridgeshire -22 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £62,500 -
IT Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT 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 IT Architect in the job title.

1 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (16.67%) QA
3 2 (16.67%) ArchiMate
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Billing
3 2 (16.67%) Wireless
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) Informatics
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (8.33%) Brocade
4 1 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) CISSP
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Avaya
4 1 (8.33%) PMP
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management

IT 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (16.67%) Billing
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 3 (25.00%) Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) Matrix Management
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) ArchiMate
3 2 (16.67%) Informatics
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Email Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) SIEM
4 1 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) CCIE
2 1 (8.33%) CCIE Security
2 1 (8.33%) CISA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Citrix
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Avaya
2 1 (8.33%) Brocade
2 1 (8.33%) SAP