The median annual salary for an Architect was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Architect
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 76 61
Rank change year-on-year +21 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 47 35 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.91% 2.72% 3.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.20% 2.79% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 37 23 27
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £53,000 £42,748
10% offered a salary of more than £69,700 £67,500 £66,900
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  

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 1119 1254 1201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 93.02% 97.59% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 708 672 765
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,822 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 22 (27.85%) Enterprise Architecture
2 20 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (25.32%) Finance
3 14 (17.72%) SOA
4 12 (15.19%) Java
4 12 (15.19%) Scrum
5 11 (13.92%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (12.66%) Degree
7 9 (11.39%) NoSQL
7 9 (11.39%) Relational Database
8 8 (10.13%) Data Centre
8 8 (10.13%) SC Cleared
8 8 (10.13%) Security Cleared
8 8 (10.13%) C#
8 8 (10.13%) RDBMS
9 7 (8.86%) Middleware
9 7 (8.86%) TOGAF
9 7 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (8.86%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (8.86%) Network Architecture
9 7 (8.86%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (7.59%) Financial Modelling
10 6 (7.59%) Kanban
10 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (7.59%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (7.59%) Network Design
10 6 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (7.59%) BPR
10 6 (7.59%) Microsoft

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (2.53%) Apache
1 2 (2.53%) CMS
1 2 (2.53%) IIS
1 2 (2.53%) JBoss
1 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.53%) Skype for Business
1 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Pega PRPC
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.53%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.53%) Google Compute Engine
3 2 (2.53%) Office 365
3 2 (2.53%) PaaS
4 1 (1.27%) IaaS
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) Firewall
1 2 (2.53%) Internet
1 2 (2.53%) LAN
1 2 (2.53%) Network Security
1 2 (2.53%) Skype
1 2 (2.53%) VoIP
1 2 (2.53%) WAN
2 1 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) NoSQL
1 9 (11.39%) Relational Database
2 8 (10.13%) RDBMS
3 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.06%) Big Data
4 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.80%) Data Mining
5 3 (3.80%) Star Schema
6 2 (2.53%) OLTP
7 1 (1.27%) MySQL
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) ERwin
1 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.80%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.80%) JUnit
1 3 (3.80%) MagicDraw
1 3 (3.80%) Maven
General
1 20 (25.32%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.53%) Publishing
4 1 (1.27%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.86%) Middleware
2 6 (7.59%) .NET
3 5 (6.33%) AngularJS
3 5 (6.33%) J2EE
3 5 (6.33%) Spring
4 4 (5.06%) Web Services
5 3 (3.80%) Hibernate
5 3 (3.80%) JMS
5 3 (3.80%) REST
5 3 (3.80%) SOAP
5 3 (3.80%) XML
5 3 (3.80%) XML Schema
6 2 (2.53%) RESTful
7 1 (1.27%) COM
7 1 (1.27%) LINQ
7 1 (1.27%) Node.js
7 1 (1.27%) WCF
7 1 (1.27%) WF
7 1 (1.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.86%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.59%) Client/Server
4 5 (6.33%) User Experience
5 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.80%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (3.80%) Taxonomies
6 2 (2.53%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.53%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.53%) Equities
6 2 (2.53%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.53%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.53%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.27%) Replication
7 1 (1.27%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.33%) Windows
2 3 (3.80%) Linux
2 3 (3.80%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.53%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.27%) AIX
4 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.85%) Enterprise Architecture
2 20 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (17.72%) SOA
4 12 (15.19%) Scrum
5 11 (13.92%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (8.86%) Network Architecture
6 7 (8.86%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (8.86%) TOGAF
7 6 (7.59%) BPR
7 6 (7.59%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (7.59%) Financial Modelling
7 6 (7.59%) Kanban
7 6 (7.59%) Network Design
7 6 (7.59%) OO
7 6 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.33%) Data Architecture
8 5 (6.33%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.33%) Information Security
8 5 (6.33%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.19%) Java
2 8 (10.13%) C#
3 6 (7.59%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.33%) C
5 4 (5.06%) SQL
6 3 (3.80%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) Degree
2 8 (10.13%) SC Cleared
2 8 (10.13%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.06%) CISSP
4 1 (1.27%) CEH
4 1 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.27%) CREST Certified
4 1 (1.27%) GIAC
4 1 (1.27%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.53%) GDPR
2 2 (2.53%) ISO 20022
2 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.53%) BitLocker
2 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (2.53%) SCCM
1 2 (2.53%) SCOM
2 1 (1.27%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.27%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.33%) IBM
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco
4 2 (2.53%) EMC
4 2 (2.53%) Google
4 2 (2.53%) Pega
4 2 (2.53%) VMware
5 1 (1.27%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.27%) Dell
5 1 (1.27%) F5
5 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
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