Period
to 20 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £73,750 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 6 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 73 53
Rank change year-on-year +34 -20 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 57 18 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 6.83% 2.43% 5.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.91% 2.48% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 30 19 41
Guildford median annual salary £73,750 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.46% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £57,000 £32,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £90,000
Surrey median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -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 825 727 1,101
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.92% 97.98% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 687 673 817
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +8.43%
10th Percentile £25,300 £25,050 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,000 £67,500
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Architect in Guildford

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (57.89%) Information Security
3 31 (54.39%) TOGAF
4 28 (49.12%) Security Architecture
5 27 (47.37%) ITIL
6 26 (45.61%) Degree
6 26 (45.61%) Security Cleared
7 25 (43.86%) BPMN
7 25 (43.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 25 (43.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 25 (43.86%) Self-Motivation
7 25 (43.86%) MODAF
7 25 (43.86%) Enterprise Architecture
7 25 (43.86%) Systems Analysis
7 25 (43.86%) Business Analysis
7 25 (43.86%) PRINCE2
7 25 (43.86%) UML
8 24 (42.11%) Project Management
9 23 (40.35%) Service Management
9 23 (40.35%) Technical Architecture
10 16 (28.07%) Management Information System
10 16 (28.07%) Migration
10 16 (28.07%) RUP
11 15 (26.32%) Zachman Framework
11 15 (26.32%) Information Architecture
12 13 (22.81%) APMP
12 13 (22.81%) Cyber Essentials
12 13 (22.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 13 (22.81%) Programme Management
12 13 (22.81%) Scrum

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 5 (8.77%) IIS
2 2 (3.51%) JBoss
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.75%) Jupyter
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.75%) SAS
3 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.77%) SaaS
3 3 (5.26%) IBM Cloud
3 3 (5.26%) Office 365
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%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) Firewall
2 5 (8.77%) LAN
2 5 (8.77%) SAN
2 5 (8.77%) WAN
3 2 (3.51%) Cisco Firepower
3 2 (3.51%) Network Security
3 2 (3.51%) SMS
4 1 (1.75%) DNS
4 1 (1.75%) IPsec
4 1 (1.75%) NAS
4 1 (1.75%) PBX
4 1 (1.75%) Skype
4 1 (1.75%) VLAN
4 1 (1.75%) VPN
4 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) Big Data
2 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.77%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.51%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.51%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.51%) MySQL
4 2 (3.51%) OLAP
4 2 (3.51%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (1.75%) Adabas
5 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
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 25 (43.86%) Self-Motivation
2 16 (28.07%) Management Information System
3 8 (14.04%) Data Centre
4 5 (8.77%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (7.02%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.51%) NHS
6 2 (3.51%) Replication
7 1 (1.75%) Clustering
7 1 (1.75%) Cyberattack
7 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.75%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Linux
1 10 (17.54%) Windows
2 6 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.51%) Unix
3 2 (3.51%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.75%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (57.89%) Information Security
3 31 (54.39%) TOGAF
4 28 (49.12%) Security Architecture
5 27 (47.37%) ITIL
6 25 (43.86%) BPMN
6 25 (43.86%) Business Analysis
6 25 (43.86%) Enterprise Architecture
6 25 (43.86%) MODAF
6 25 (43.86%) PRINCE2
6 25 (43.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 25 (43.86%) Systems Analysis
6 25 (43.86%) UML
7 24 (42.11%) Project Management
8 23 (40.35%) Service Management
8 23 (40.35%) Technical Architecture
9 16 (28.07%) Migration
9 16 (28.07%) RUP
10 15 (26.32%) Information Architecture
10 15 (26.32%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.28%) SQL
2 4 (7.02%) Java
3 3 (5.26%) C#
4 2 (3.51%) C++
4 2 (3.51%) Groovy
4 2 (3.51%) PHP
4 2 (3.51%) Python
5 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.75%) R
5 1 (1.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (45.61%) Degree
1 26 (45.61%) Security Cleared
2 13 (22.81%) 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 3 (5.26%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (43.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 13 (22.81%) Cyber Essentials
2 13 (22.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.26%) 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 4 (7.02%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.75%) Ansible
2 1 (1.75%) Hyperic
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.75%) Puppet
2 1 (1.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) VMware
2 6 (10.53%) Cisco
3 5 (8.77%) Oracle
4 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.26%) Brocade
5 3 (5.26%) Dell
5 3 (5.26%) EMC
5 3 (5.26%) IBM
6 2 (3.51%) CA
6 2 (3.51%) McAfee
6 2 (3.51%) Splunk
6 2 (3.51%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.75%) Citrix
7 1 (1.75%) HP
7 1 (1.75%) Juniper
7 1 (1.75%) NetApp
7 1 (1.75%) SAP
7 1 (1.75%) Sophos
7 1 (1.75%) Symantec
7 1 (1.75%) Vyatta