The median annual salary for a IT Architect was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Architect
England / East of England
Rank 238 257 250
Rank change year-on-year +19 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 8 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.13% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.24% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 10
Median salary £57,500 £68,750 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.36% -8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £33,750 £67,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £70,000 £77,750
UK excluding London median salary £64,000 £70,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -8.57% -6.66%  

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 5870 7089 7406
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.07% 96.24% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4686 5723 5965
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £63,150
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 March 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
Cambridgeshire - 7 £56,250 -
Suffolk +31 1 £62,500 +108.33%
IT Architect
England

IT Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
3 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
4 9 (33.33%) SOA
5 8 (29.63%) TOGAF
6 7 (25.93%) Linux
7 6 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (22.22%) OO
7 6 (22.22%) Apache
7 6 (22.22%) Java
7 6 (22.22%) J2EE
7 6 (22.22%) Oracle
7 6 (22.22%) SOAP
7 6 (22.22%) Web Services
7 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 6 (22.22%) Degree
7 6 (22.22%) Firewall
7 6 (22.22%) VMware
7 6 (22.22%) IBM HTTP Server
7 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
8 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
8 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
8 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
8 5 (18.52%) Cisco
9 4 (14.81%) Finance
9 4 (14.81%) Migration
9 4 (14.81%) Analytics

IT Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (22.22%) Apache
1 6 (22.22%) IBM HTTP Server
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Firewall
1 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.11%) LAN
2 3 (11.11%) WAN
3 2 (7.41%) Wireless
4 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Big Data
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Advertising
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) J2EE
1 6 (22.22%) SOAP
1 6 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (33.33%) SOA
3 8 (29.63%) TOGAF
4 6 (22.22%) OO
4 6 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
6 4 (14.81%) Analytics
6 4 (14.81%) Migration
7 3 (11.11%) BPR
7 3 (11.11%) Financial Modelling
7 3 (11.11%) ITIL
7 3 (11.11%) Matrix Management
7 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
7 3 (11.11%) Service Management
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
8 2 (7.41%) Big Data Analytics
8 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) PMP
3 1 (3.70%) CCIE
3 1 (3.70%) CISA
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) PMO
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
1 6 (22.22%) VMware
2 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) Avaya
4 1 (3.70%) Brocade
4 1 (3.70%) SAP
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