The median annual salary for a Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow 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
Architect
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 52 37 39
Rank change year-on-year -15 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 30 84 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.24% 6.48% 5.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.35% 6.68% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 26 54 51
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £72,500 £85,000
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 Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 895 1258 1122
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 96.65% 96.99% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 505 800 742
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Glasgow

Architect
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Architect in Glasgow

Architect
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Glasgow over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Glasgow

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 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 Glasgow region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 25 (32.05%) Finance
2 22 (28.21%) Technical Architecture
3 20 (25.64%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (17.95%) Middleware
4 14 (17.95%) SOA
4 14 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (16.67%) Degree
6 11 (14.10%) Data Centre
7 10 (12.82%) Network Design
7 10 (12.82%) Internet
8 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
8 9 (11.54%) Analytics
8 9 (11.54%) IT Strategy
9 8 (10.26%) Network Architecture
9 8 (10.26%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (10.26%) OLTP
9 8 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (10.26%) Client/Server
9 8 (10.26%) Data Modelling
9 8 (10.26%) BPR
9 8 (10.26%) IBM
9 8 (10.26%) Financial Modelling
9 8 (10.26%) Data Architecture
10 7 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (8.97%) ITIL
10 7 (8.97%) UML
10 7 (8.97%) SDLC
11 6 (7.69%) Information Architecture
11 6 (7.69%) Data Quality
11 6 (7.69%) Big Data

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (3.85%) JBoss
1 3 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.56%) Apache
2 2 (2.56%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.56%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (3.85%) Google Compute Engine
3 3 (3.85%) SaaS
4 2 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.56%) IaaS
4 2 (2.56%) Office 365
5 1 (1.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.82%) Internet
2 2 (2.56%) LAN
2 2 (2.56%) Network Security
2 2 (2.56%) Skype
2 2 (2.56%) WAN
3 1 (1.28%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (10.26%) OLTP
2 6 (7.69%) Big Data
2 6 (7.69%) Data Lake
2 6 (7.69%) OLAP
3 4 (5.13%) Star Schema
4 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MagicDraw
2 5 (6.41%) ERwin
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 25 (32.05%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Banking
3 4 (5.13%) Back Office
3 4 (5.13%) General Ledger
4 3 (3.85%) Retail
5 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.28%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.95%) Middleware
2 5 (6.41%) XML
3 4 (5.13%) XML Schema
4 3 (3.85%) .NET
5 1 (1.28%) COM
5 1 (1.28%) LINQ
5 1 (1.28%) WCF
5 1 (1.28%) WF
5 1 (1.28%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.10%) Data Centre
3 8 (10.26%) Client/Server
4 5 (6.41%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (6.41%) Internet of Things
5 4 (5.13%) Reference Data
5 4 (5.13%) Taxonomies
6 3 (3.85%) User Experience
7 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.56%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.56%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.13%) Windows
1 4 (5.13%) Windows Server
2 3 (3.85%) Linux
2 3 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.56%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.21%) Technical Architecture
2 20 (25.64%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (17.95%) SOA
4 10 (12.82%) Network Design
5 9 (11.54%) Analytics
5 9 (11.54%) IT Strategy
6 8 (10.26%) BPR
6 8 (10.26%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (10.26%) Data Architecture
6 8 (10.26%) Data Modelling
6 8 (10.26%) Financial Modelling
6 8 (10.26%) Network Architecture
7 7 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (8.97%) ITIL
7 7 (8.97%) SDLC
7 7 (8.97%) UML
8 6 (7.69%) Information Architecture
8 6 (7.69%) Release Management
8 6 (7.69%) Service Management
8 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.13%) Java
2 1 (1.28%) C#
2 1 (1.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) CEH
3 1 (1.28%) CISSP
3 1 (1.28%) CREST Certified
3 1 (1.28%) GIAC
3 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.28%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) Data Quality
2 5 (6.41%) ISO20022
3 2 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.56%) BitLocker
1 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (2.56%) SCCM
1 2 (2.56%) SCOM
2 1 (1.28%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.26%) IBM
3 5 (6.41%) Cognizant
4 3 (3.85%) Google
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle
4 3 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.28%) Cisco
5 1 (1.28%) Citrix
5 1 (1.28%) EMC
5 1 (1.28%) F5
5 1 (1.28%) VMware
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