Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Architect
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 51 23
Rank change year-on-year +9 -28 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 16 17 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 4.30% 3.10% 8.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.37% 3.11% 9.05%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 49
Ipswich median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.04% -4.17%
10th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £84,625 £100,250 £65,250
Suffolk median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +13.04% -4.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. 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
Ipswich
Permanent vacancies in Ipswich with a recognized job title 366 547 663
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.39% 99.82% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 346 468 583
Ipswich median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,875 £59,600
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -10.26% -2.50%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Ipswich

Architect
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Architect in Ipswich

Architect
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Ipswich over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Ipswich

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Ipswich region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 12 (75.00%) TOGAF
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (43.75%) ArchiMate
3 7 (43.75%) Degree
3 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
3 7 (43.75%) ERP
3 7 (43.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (37.50%) Retail
4 6 (37.50%) SOA
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle
6 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (25.00%) Google
6 4 (25.00%) Microservices
6 4 (25.00%) Analytics
6 4 (25.00%) Customer-Centricity
7 3 (18.75%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (18.75%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (18.75%) PDA
7 3 (18.75%) Data Integration
7 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
7 3 (18.75%) Amazon S3
7 3 (18.75%) SaaS
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (18.75%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (18.75%) Amazon S3
3 3 (18.75%) SaaS
4 2 (12.50%) IaaS
4 2 (12.50%) PaaS
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (18.75%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (12.50%) Big Data
6 2 (12.50%) Looker
7 1 (6.25%) Kalido
7 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (37.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (12.50%) REST
1 2 (12.50%) WCF
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (18.75%) PDA
4 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
4 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
5 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) TOGAF
2 7 (43.75%) ArchiMate
2 7 (43.75%) ERP
3 6 (37.50%) SOA
4 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
5 4 (25.00%) Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) Customer-Centricity
5 4 (25.00%) Microservices
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) CRM
6 3 (18.75%) Data Integration
6 3 (18.75%) ETL
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (12.50%) Machine Learning
7 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 2 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) MCP
2 2 (12.50%) MCSD
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Google
3 3 (18.75%) SAP
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Tableau
5 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.25%) Informatica