Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Data Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Data Architect
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 563 467 518
Rank change year-on-year -96 +51 +134
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 751 1090 1089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.44% 0.61% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.63% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 590 853 912
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
10th Percentile £51,250 £55,287 £53,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £103,500 £100,000
UK median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £75,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161572 172869 197438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130677 145836 165635
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in England

Data Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Data Architect in England

Data Architect
Salary Histogram in England

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

Salary histogram for Data Architect in England

Data Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architect within the England region over the 6 months to 23 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
London -131 395 £80,000 -3.03% 20
South East -51 109 £75,000 +8.70% 11
Midlands +73 98 £67,500 +12.50% 3
West Midlands +72 85 £70,000 +16.67% 3
North of England +9 85 £60,000 -14.29% 3
North West -4 50 £60,000 -
South West +20 49 £57,500 -11.54% 4
Yorkshire +14 33 £52,500 -25.00% 2
East of England -31 26 £62,500 -3.85%
East Midlands +25 13 £50,000 -
North East - 2 £68,014 - 1
Data Architect
UK

Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Data 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 England region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 360 (47.94%) Data Modelling
2 324 (43.14%) Data Architecture
3 312 (41.54%) Business Intelligence
4 293 (39.01%) Data Warehouse
5 281 (37.42%) Analytics
6 278 (37.02%) Data Management
7 252 (33.56%) Big Data
8 235 (31.29%) Finance
9 187 (24.90%) Data Governance
10 180 (23.97%) ETL
11 172 (22.90%) SQL
12 166 (22.10%) SQL Server
13 152 (20.24%) Hadoop
14 149 (19.84%) Migration
15 147 (19.57%) TOGAF
16 146 (19.44%) Data Integration
17 142 (18.91%) Data Quality
18 138 (18.38%) Data Strategy
19 134 (17.84%) NoSQL
19 134 (17.84%) Oracle
20 131 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
21 116 (15.45%) Master Data Management
22 114 (15.18%) Microsoft
23 107 (14.25%) Enterprise Architecture
23 107 (14.25%) Apache Spark
24 104 (13.85%) Amazon AWS
25 101 (13.45%) Data Migration
26 87 (11.58%) Microsoft Azure
27 85 (11.32%) Data Analytics
27 85 (11.32%) Banking

Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 107 (14.25%) Apache Spark
2 21 (2.80%) SharePoint
3 18 (2.40%) Apache Pig
4 16 (2.13%) Apache
5 13 (1.73%) SAS
6 8 (1.07%) Apache Solr
6 8 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (0.80%) Luigi
9 5 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.40%) CMS
11 2 (0.27%) Apache Airflow
11 2 (0.27%) Mule
12 1 (0.13%) Confluence
12 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (1.46%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.80%) SPSS
4 3 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.67%) SAP Hybris
3 3 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 104 (13.85%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (11.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (4.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 21 (2.80%) SaaS
5 14 (1.86%) PaaS
6 12 (1.60%) IaaS
7 10 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (1.20%) Amazon EMR
9 7 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.93%) Office 365
10 6 (0.80%) Dynamics 365
10 6 (0.80%) Oracle Service Cloud
10 6 (0.80%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 3 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.40%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 3 (0.40%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 2 (0.27%) Data Lake Analytics
12 2 (0.27%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.13%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.93%) Kerberos
2 6 (0.80%) Wireless
3 5 (0.67%) Skype
4 3 (0.40%) Firewall
4 3 (0.40%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.40%) VPN
5 2 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.27%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.27%) Internet
5 2 (0.27%) IPsec
5 2 (0.27%) LDAP
5 2 (0.27%) Network Security
6 1 (0.13%) 802.11
6 1 (0.13%) HTTP
6 1 (0.13%) MPLS
6 1 (0.13%) SAN
6 1 (0.13%) VLAN
6 1 (0.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 293 (39.01%) Data Warehouse
2 252 (33.56%) Big Data
3 166 (22.10%) SQL Server
4 152 (20.24%) Hadoop
5 134 (17.84%) NoSQL
6 67 (8.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 62 (8.26%) Relational Database
8 60 (7.99%) Apache Hive
8 60 (7.99%) Data Lake
9 48 (6.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 44 (5.86%) QlikView
11 42 (5.59%) Apache Cassandra
11 42 (5.59%) HBase
12 39 (5.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 37 (4.93%) MongoDB
13 37 (4.93%) Power BI
14 35 (4.66%) RDBMS
15 23 (3.06%) MySQL
15 23 (3.06%) Sqoop
16 19 (2.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 41 (5.46%) Talend Open Studio
2 23 (3.06%) ERwin
3 6 (0.80%) JIRA
4 5 (0.67%) Rational Rhapsody
4 5 (0.67%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.53%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.40%) Bitbucket
6 3 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.27%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.27%) XMLSpy
8 1 (0.13%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.13%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.13%) LSMW
8 1 (0.13%) Maven
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.13%) PowerDesigner
8 1 (0.13%) Rational Rose
8 1 (0.13%) RStudio
8 1 (0.13%) Subversion
General
1 235 (31.29%) Finance
2 85 (11.32%) Banking
3 54 (7.19%) Retail
4 28 (3.73%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.60%) Marketing
6 16 (2.13%) Investment Banking
7 15 (2.00%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.73%) Electronics
8 13 (1.73%) Legal
9 12 (1.60%) Publishing
10 6 (0.80%) Advertising
10 6 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.67%) Back Office
12 4 (0.53%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.40%) Games
14 2 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.27%) French Language
14 2 (0.27%) Front Office
14 2 (0.27%) Law
15 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (5.33%) Kafka
2 39 (5.19%) XML
3 33 (4.39%) Web Services
4 19 (2.53%) MDX
5 18 (2.40%) Middleware
6 16 (2.13%) REST
6 16 (2.13%) SOAP
7 12 (1.60%) Spark Streaming
8 11 (1.46%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (1.33%) XSD
10 9 (1.20%) .NET
11 8 (1.07%) JSON
12 6 (0.80%) FpML
12 6 (0.80%) Hibernate
12 6 (0.80%) NumPy
12 6 (0.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 6 (0.80%) Pandas
12 6 (0.80%) Samza
12 6 (0.80%) scikit-learn
12 6 (0.80%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 71 (9.45%) Management Information System
2 65 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (5.33%) Data Centre
4 35 (4.66%) Data Structures
5 32 (4.26%) Computer Science
6 21 (2.80%) Virtual Team
7 17 (2.26%) CCTV
7 17 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
9 12 (1.60%) Reference Data
10 10 (1.33%) Fintech
10 10 (1.33%) Replication
11 9 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
12 7 (0.93%) PKI
12 7 (0.93%) Taxonomies
13 6 (0.80%) Life Science
13 6 (0.80%) N-Tier
13 6 (0.80%) Reinsurance
13 6 (0.80%) Video\Live Streaming
14 5 (0.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (3.73%) Linux
2 10 (1.33%) Unix
3 7 (0.93%) Windows
4 2 (0.27%) Mesosphere
5 1 (0.13%) Android
5 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.13%) Solaris
5 1 (0.13%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (47.94%) Data Modelling
2 324 (43.14%) Data Architecture
3 312 (41.54%) Business Intelligence
4 281 (37.42%) Analytics
5 278 (37.02%) Data Management
6 187 (24.90%) Data Governance
7 180 (23.97%) ETL
8 149 (19.84%) Migration
9 147 (19.57%) TOGAF
10 146 (19.44%) Data Integration
11 138 (18.38%) Data Strategy
12 131 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
13 116 (15.45%) Master Data Management
14 107 (14.25%) Enterprise Architecture
15 101 (13.45%) Data Migration
16 85 (11.32%) Data Analytics
17 83 (11.05%) Logical Data Model
18 78 (10.39%) UML
19 74 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
20 73 (9.72%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 172 (22.90%) SQL
2 84 (11.19%) Java
3 76 (10.12%) Python
4 39 (5.19%) Scala
5 30 (3.99%) T-SQL
6 27 (3.60%) C#
7 13 (1.73%) R
8 12 (1.60%) Perl
9 11 (1.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 11 (1.46%) PHP
9 11 (1.46%) PL/SQL
9 11 (1.46%) PowerShell
10 10 (1.33%) Ruby
11 8 (1.07%) C
12 5 (0.67%) C++
13 4 (0.53%) JavaScript
13 4 (0.53%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.27%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.27%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.27%) CQL
Qualifications
1 61 (8.12%) Degree
2 24 (3.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.07%) PhD
4 7 (0.93%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.93%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.67%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.53%) MBA
7 2 (0.27%) CCIE
7 2 (0.27%) CCNP
7 2 (0.27%) CEH
7 2 (0.27%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (0.27%) CISM
7 2 (0.27%) CISSP
7 2 (0.27%) GIAC
7 2 (0.27%) HNC
7 2 (0.27%) ISSAP
7 2 (0.27%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.27%) SSCP
8 1 (0.13%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (18.91%) Data Quality
2 49 (6.52%) GDPR
3 27 (3.60%) GCP
4 16 (2.13%) QA
5 6 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.80%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.67%) COBIT
7 4 (0.53%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.40%) MiFID
9 2 (0.27%) Solvency II
System Software
1 23 (3.06%) HDFS
2 19 (2.53%) Apache Flume
3 14 (1.86%) Docker
4 6 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.27%) MapR-FS
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (2.66%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.07%) Ambari
2 8 (1.07%) Hadoop YARN
3 6 (0.80%) Puppet
4 4 (0.53%) Oozie
5 2 (0.27%) Ansible
5 2 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (0.27%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.27%) yum
6 1 (0.13%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.13%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.13%) Packer
6 1 (0.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 134 (17.84%) Oracle
2 114 (15.18%) Microsoft
3 53 (7.06%) Tableau
4 41 (5.46%) Cloudera
4 41 (5.46%) Informatica
4 41 (5.46%) Talend
5 38 (5.06%) Hortonworks
6 37 (4.93%) SAP
7 30 (3.99%) IBM
8 28 (3.73%) Teradata
9 22 (2.93%) Google
10 21 (2.80%) MapR
11 18 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (1.60%) TIBCO
13 10 (1.33%) Adobe
14 8 (1.07%) Ab Initio
14 8 (1.07%) Netezza
15 7 (0.93%) Splunk
16 6 (0.80%) CA
16 6 (0.80%) Greenplum