The median annual salary for a Architect was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Architect
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 59 66
Rank change year-on-year -30 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 3 47 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.29% 4.34% 2.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 4.47% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 35 30
Median salary £55,000 £85,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.29% +3.03%  
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 977 1051 1223
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 94.85% 97.05% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 749 812 983
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex that featured Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Essex

Architect
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Architect in Essex

Architect
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Essex over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Essex

Architect
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 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
Colchester - 2 £92,500 - 1
Brentwood -10 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 £55,000 -
Architect
East of England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Essex region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 28 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 17 (44.74%) Windows
3 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 15 (39.47%) Java
5 14 (36.84%) SOA
6 13 (34.21%) Linux
6 13 (34.21%) Oracle
6 13 (34.21%) Enterprise Architecture
7 12 (31.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 12 (31.58%) Web Services
7 12 (31.58%) OO
7 12 (31.58%) Apache
8 11 (28.95%) CRM
8 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
8 11 (28.95%) Data Modelling
8 11 (28.95%) SOAP
8 11 (28.95%) J2EE
8 11 (28.95%) UML
8 11 (28.95%) OOA/OOD
8 11 (28.95%) Firewall
8 11 (28.95%) IBM HTTP Server
8 11 (28.95%) Data Management
8 11 (28.95%) Dynamics CRM
8 11 (28.95%) Marketing
8 11 (28.95%) Big Data
8 11 (28.95%) Data Analytics
8 11 (28.95%) Performance Testing
8 11 (28.95%) Master Data Management
8 11 (28.95%) Analytics
9 6 (15.79%) Windows Server

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 12 (31.58%) Apache
1 12 (31.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (28.95%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.63%) JBoss
4 1 (2.63%) Moodle
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.63%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) Firewall
1 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) NAS
2 1 (2.63%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.95%) Big Data
3 1 (2.63%) DB2
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.63%) Moq
1 1 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (2.63%) Selenium
1 1 (2.63%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (28.95%) Marketing
2 6 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) Web Services
2 11 (28.95%) J2EE
2 11 (28.95%) SOAP
3 2 (5.26%) HTML
3 2 (5.26%) HTML5
3 2 (5.26%) JSON
3 2 (5.26%) Spring
4 1 (2.63%) .NET
4 1 (2.63%) Android SDK
4 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.63%) CSS
4 1 (2.63%) CSS3
4 1 (2.63%) HTML5 Canvas
4 1 (2.63%) MEAP
4 1 (2.63%) Middleware
4 1 (2.63%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.63%) DataPower
1 1 (2.63%) Learning Management System
1 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
1 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.63%) PKI
1 1 (2.63%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 17 (44.74%) Windows
2 13 (34.21%) Linux
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.63%) Android
4 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) SOA
2 13 (34.21%) Enterprise Architecture
3 12 (31.58%) OO
4 11 (28.95%) Analytics
4 11 (28.95%) CRM
4 11 (28.95%) Data Analytics
4 11 (28.95%) Data Management
4 11 (28.95%) Data Modelling
4 11 (28.95%) Master Data Management
4 11 (28.95%) OOA/OOD
4 11 (28.95%) Performance Testing
4 11 (28.95%) UML
5 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.89%) Scrum
8 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.26%) Data Architecture
8 2 (5.26%) MVC
8 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) Java
2 1 (2.63%) C#
2 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 13 (34.21%) Oracle
3 5 (13.16%) VMware
4 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
4 4 (10.53%) Cisco
5 1 (2.63%) Blackboard
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.63%) Sitecore
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