Period
to 23 September 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Architect was £63,750 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

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
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 308 357 341
Rank change year-on-year +49 -16 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 33 8 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.30% 0.069% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.071% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 24 1 14
East of England median annual salary £63,750 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +25.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £69,625
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 10,648 11,272 12,721
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.86% 97.18% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8,027 9,240 10,668
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

IT Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Architect in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 23 September 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire +24 21 £65,000 -
Essex - 7 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire +4 5 £60,000 - 1
IT Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region featuring IT Architect in the job title.

1 19 (57.58%) Retail
2 18 (54.55%) SIEM
2 18 (54.55%) Firewall
2 18 (54.55%) Security Operations
3 17 (51.52%) Security Operations Centre
3 17 (51.52%) CCIE Security
3 17 (51.52%) Data Centre
3 17 (51.52%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 17 (51.52%) SANS
3 17 (51.52%) Data Loss Prevention
3 17 (51.52%) Event Correlation
3 17 (51.52%) SSCP
3 17 (51.52%) GCWN
3 17 (51.52%) VMware
3 17 (51.52%) Security Management
3 17 (51.52%) Risk Management
3 17 (51.52%) MCSE
3 17 (51.52%) Cisco
3 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
3 17 (51.52%) CCIE
3 17 (51.52%) CCSP
3 17 (51.52%) CCNP
3 17 (51.52%) CISSP
3 17 (51.52%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (51.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (51.52%) RHCE
3 17 (51.52%) Red Hat
3 17 (51.52%) VCAP
3 17 (51.52%) Computer Security
3 17 (51.52%) VMware Infrastructure

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 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (54.55%) Firewall
2 7 (21.21%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (21.21%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 7 (21.21%) RDBMS
1 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
General
1 19 (57.58%) Retail
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
3 3 (9.09%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (51.52%) Data Centre
1 17 (51.52%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (21.21%) Data Structures
3 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) PACS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Security Operations
1 18 (54.55%) SIEM
2 17 (51.52%) Computer Security
2 17 (51.52%) Data Loss Prevention
2 17 (51.52%) Event Correlation
2 17 (51.52%) Penetration Testing
2 17 (51.52%) Risk Management
2 17 (51.52%) Security Management
3 10 (30.30%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (21.21%) Data Extraction
4 7 (21.21%) Microservices
4 7 (21.21%) Project Management
5 4 (12.12%) IT Strategy
5 4 (12.12%) SOA
5 4 (12.12%) TOGAF
6 3 (9.09%) BPR
6 3 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
6 3 (9.09%) ITIL
6 3 (9.09%) Network Design
6 3 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 17 (51.52%) CCIE
1 17 (51.52%) CCIE Security
1 17 (51.52%) CCNP
1 17 (51.52%) CCSP
1 17 (51.52%) Cisco Certification
1 17 (51.52%) CISSP
1 17 (51.52%) CSSLP
1 17 (51.52%) GCWN
1 17 (51.52%) ISSAP
1 17 (51.52%) ISSEP
1 17 (51.52%) MCSE
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft Certification
1 17 (51.52%) RHCA
1 17 (51.52%) RHCE
1 17 (51.52%) SANS
1 17 (51.52%) SSCP
1 17 (51.52%) VCAP
1 17 (51.52%) VCDX
1 17 (51.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) PMO
2 1 (3.03%) DICOM
2 1 (3.03%) HL7
System Software
1 17 (51.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Cisco
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
1 17 (51.52%) Red Hat
1 17 (51.52%) VMware