Period
to 16 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

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

Architect
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 67 32
Rank change year-on-year +27 -35 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 57 28 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 6.71% 3.61% 7.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.83% 3.70% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 28 27 53
Guildford median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £55,125 £32,500 £48,250
90th Percentile £80,750 £80,500 £85,000
Surrey median annual salary £68,000 £65,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +4.62% -10.34% +11.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford. 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
Guildford
Permanent vacancies in Guildford with a recognized job title 834 757 870
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.23% 97.68% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 686 690 765
Guildford median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £23,375 £24,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £68,750
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Guildford

Architect
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Architect in Guildford

Architect
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Guildford over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Architect in Guildford

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

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Guildford region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 33 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (57.89%) Security Architecture
2 32 (56.14%) TOGAF
2 32 (56.14%) Information Security
3 29 (50.88%) ITIL
4 28 (49.12%) Project Management
4 28 (49.12%) Degree
4 28 (49.12%) Security Cleared
5 27 (47.37%) BPMN
5 27 (47.37%) Systems Analysis
5 27 (47.37%) Business Analysis
5 27 (47.37%) MODAF
5 27 (47.37%) Enterprise Architecture
5 27 (47.37%) Technical Architecture
5 27 (47.37%) Service Management
5 27 (47.37%) PRINCE2
5 27 (47.37%) UML
5 27 (47.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 27 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 27 (47.37%) Self-Motivation
6 18 (31.58%) Information Architecture
7 17 (29.82%) Migration
8 16 (28.07%) Management Information System
8 16 (28.07%) RUP
9 15 (26.32%) Scrum
9 15 (26.32%) Zachman Framework
9 15 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 15 (26.32%) APMP
9 15 (26.32%) Cyber Essentials
10 13 (22.81%) Programme Management

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 (3.51%) JBoss
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (3.51%) SAS
2 1 (1.75%) Apache
2 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.75%) IIS
2 1 (1.75%) Jupyter
2 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.26%) Office 365
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.75%) GitHub
4 1 (1.75%) IaaS
4 1 (1.75%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.75%) PaaS
4 1 (1.75%) SaaS
4 1 (1.75%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Network Security
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco Firepower
2 2 (3.51%) Firewall
2 2 (3.51%) SAN
2 2 (3.51%) SMS
3 1 (1.75%) DNS
3 1 (1.75%) IPsec
3 1 (1.75%) LAN
3 1 (1.75%) NAS
3 1 (1.75%) PBX
3 1 (1.75%) Skype
3 1 (1.75%) VLAN
3 1 (1.75%) VPN
3 1 (1.75%) WAN
3 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (15.79%) Big Data
3 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.26%) OLAP
3 3 (5.26%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.51%) Adabas
4 2 (3.51%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.51%) MySQL
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (17.54%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Electronics
2 1 (1.75%) Games
2 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.75%) Marketing
2 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) .NET
1 2 (3.51%) J2EE
1 2 (3.51%) Java EE
1 2 (3.51%) Middleware
2 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.75%) Celery
2 1 (1.75%) Django
2 1 (1.75%) LDAP
2 1 (1.75%) MAPI
2 1 (1.75%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.75%) REST
2 1 (1.75%) Spring
2 1 (1.75%) TensorFlow
2 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (47.37%) Self-Motivation
2 16 (28.07%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.51%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.51%) Replication
4 1 (1.75%) Clustering
4 1 (1.75%) Cyberattack
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.75%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.75%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Windows
2 6 (10.53%) Linux
3 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.51%) Unix
4 2 (3.51%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.75%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (57.89%) Security Architecture
2 32 (56.14%) Information Security
2 32 (56.14%) TOGAF
3 29 (50.88%) ITIL
4 28 (49.12%) Project Management
5 27 (47.37%) BPMN
5 27 (47.37%) Business Analysis
5 27 (47.37%) Enterprise Architecture
5 27 (47.37%) MODAF
5 27 (47.37%) PRINCE2
5 27 (47.37%) Service Management
5 27 (47.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 27 (47.37%) Systems Analysis
5 27 (47.37%) Technical Architecture
5 27 (47.37%) UML
6 18 (31.58%) Information Architecture
7 17 (29.82%) Migration
8 16 (28.07%) RUP
9 15 (26.32%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) Java
1 4 (7.02%) SQL
2 3 (5.26%) C#
3 2 (3.51%) C++
3 2 (3.51%) Groovy
3 2 (3.51%) PHP
3 2 (3.51%) Python
4 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.75%) R
4 1 (1.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (49.12%) Degree
1 28 (49.12%) Security Cleared
2 15 (26.32%) APMP
3 5 (8.77%) CISSP
4 4 (7.02%) CISA
4 4 (7.02%) CISM
4 4 (7.02%) CRISC
4 4 (7.02%) GIAC
4 4 (7.02%) SANS
5 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (1.75%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 15 (26.32%) Cyber Essentials
2 15 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (10.53%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.75%) KVM
2 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Ansible
1 1 (1.75%) FortiGate
1 1 (1.75%) Hyperic
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.75%) Puppet
1 1 (1.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle
2 4 (7.02%) VMware
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco
4 2 (3.51%) McAfee
4 2 (3.51%) Splunk
4 2 (3.51%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.75%) Citrix
5 1 (1.75%) HP
5 1 (1.75%) Juniper
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.75%) NetApp
5 1 (1.75%) NETGEAR
5 1 (1.75%) SAP
5 1 (1.75%) SmartCo
5 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.75%) Sophos
5 1 (1.75%) Symantec
5 1 (1.75%) Vyatta