Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Architect was £72,500 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.

Information Architect
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1112 1079 1073
Rank change year-on-year -33 -6 +81
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Architect 54 124 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.032% 0.069% 0.100%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.072% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 44 104 150
England median annual salary £72,500 £82,500 £70,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.12% +17.02% +0.71%
10th Percentile £50,725 £61,625 £50,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £100,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £72,500 £80,000 £70,500
% change year-on-year -9.38% +13.48% +0.71%

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% -

Information Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Architect in England

Information Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Information Architect in England

Information Architect
Salary Histogram in England

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

Salary histogram for Information Architect in England

Information 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 Information 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 -50 26 £80,000 -3.03%
North of England +12 10 £52,500 -19.23% 1
South East +23 7 £61,500 -23.13%
Midlands +22 6 £67,500 -21.74% 1
Yorkshire +32 5 £52,500 -19.23% 1
West Midlands +18 5 £68,750 -20.29%
East of England +9 5 £80,000 +33.33%
North West -16 5 £55,000 -15.38%
South West +6 1 £75,000 +11.11%
Information Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Information 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 Information Architect in the job title.

1 25 (46.30%) Information Security
2 23 (42.59%) Finance
3 20 (37.04%) Data Architecture
4 18 (33.33%) Security Architecture
5 17 (31.48%) Data Modelling
6 14 (25.93%) Enterprise Architecture
7 12 (22.22%) Information Architecture
7 12 (22.22%) CISSP
7 12 (22.22%) Degree
8 11 (20.37%) Management Information System
9 10 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (18.52%) Data Management
9 10 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (16.67%) TOGAF
10 9 (16.67%) Data Governance
10 9 (16.67%) Data Strategy
11 8 (14.81%) Data Quality
11 8 (14.81%) Data Migration
11 8 (14.81%) Master Data Management
11 8 (14.81%) Analytics
11 8 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 8 (14.81%) Migration
11 8 (14.81%) ERwin
12 7 (12.96%) CISM
12 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
12 7 (12.96%) Big Data
13 6 (11.11%) PCI DSS
13 6 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
13 6 (11.11%) SDLC

Information 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 1 (1.85%) SAS
1 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.85%) SAP MDG
1 1 (1.85%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) IaaS
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.70%) PaaS
2 2 (3.70%) SaaS
3 1 (1.85%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) Firewall
1 5 (9.26%) Network Security
2 2 (3.70%) PSTN
2 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.85%) DHCP
3 1 (1.85%) DNS
3 1 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.85%) IPsec
3 1 (1.85%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.85%) LDAP
3 1 (1.85%) MPLS
3 1 (1.85%) SNMP
3 1 (1.85%) SSH
3 1 (1.85%) SSL
3 1 (1.85%) tcpdump
3 1 (1.85%) WAN
3 1 (1.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) Big Data
2 5 (9.26%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.70%) Neo4j
4 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.70%) Triplestore
5 1 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.85%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.85%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.85%) MySQL
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.85%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.85%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) ERwin
2 1 (1.85%) Burp Suite
2 1 (1.85%) GDB
2 1 (1.85%) JIRA
2 1 (1.85%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.85%) sqlmap
2 1 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (42.59%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Banking
3 5 (9.26%) Retail
4 4 (7.41%) Legal
5 2 (3.70%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.70%) Military
6 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) REST
1 3 (5.56%) SailPoint
1 3 (5.56%) Web Services
2 2 (3.70%) OAuth
2 2 (3.70%) OpenID
2 2 (3.70%) XML
3 1 (1.85%) Kafka
3 1 (1.85%) Middleware
3 1 (1.85%) SAML
3 1 (1.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Management Information System
2 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.56%) Smart Energy
4 2 (3.70%) CESG
4 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.70%) Equities
4 2 (3.70%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.70%) Linked Data
4 2 (3.70%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.85%) Clustering
5 1 (1.85%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.85%) Fintech
5 1 (1.85%) PKI
5 1 (1.85%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.85%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.85%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (1.85%) AIX
3 1 (1.85%) Android
3 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.85%) Kali Linux
3 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) Information Security
2 20 (37.04%) Data Architecture
3 18 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 17 (31.48%) Data Modelling
5 14 (25.93%) Enterprise Architecture
6 12 (22.22%) Information Architecture
7 10 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (18.52%) Data Management
8 9 (16.67%) Data Governance
8 9 (16.67%) Data Strategy
8 9 (16.67%) TOGAF
9 8 (14.81%) Analytics
9 8 (14.81%) Data Migration
9 8 (14.81%) Master Data Management
9 8 (14.81%) Migration
10 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
11 6 (11.11%) Quality Management
11 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) SQL
2 2 (3.70%) Python
2 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
2 2 (3.70%) SPARQL
3 1 (1.85%) C
3 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.85%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) CISSP
1 12 (22.22%) Degree
2 7 (12.96%) CISM
3 6 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (7.41%) CISA
4 4 (7.41%) GIAC
4 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.70%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (3.70%) CRISC
6 2 (3.70%) GISF
6 2 (3.70%) GSEC
6 2 (3.70%) ISSAP
7 1 (1.85%) CCIE
7 1 (1.85%) CEH
7 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.85%) CLAS
7 1 (1.85%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 1 (1.85%) Master's Degree
7 1 (1.85%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) Data Quality
1 8 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 4 (7.41%) GDPR
4 1 (1.85%) COBIT
4 1 (1.85%) MiFID
4 1 (1.85%) NIST 800
4 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (3.70%) Nessus
1 2 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (1.85%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.85%) Nmap
2 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle
2 2 (3.70%) Aveksa
2 2 (3.70%) CyberArk
2 2 (3.70%) McAfee
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.70%) Palo Alto
2 2 (3.70%) Splunk
2 2 (3.70%) Sybase
2 2 (3.70%) Symantec
3 1 (1.85%) Capita
3 1 (1.85%) Google
3 1 (1.85%) Hortonworks
3 1 (1.85%) IBM
3 1 (1.85%) Informatica
3 1 (1.85%) NetIQ
3 1 (1.85%) SAP
3 1 (1.85%) Tableau
3 1 (1.85%) Talend
3 1 (1.85%) Teradata