The median annual salary for an Architect was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Architect
South East / Kent
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 56 86
Rank change year-on-year 0 +30  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 20 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.98% 3.06% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 3.11% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 14
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.05% +0.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 660 931 1054
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.36% 98.21% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 569 819 938
Median salary £36,000 £39,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +6.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Kent

Architect
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Architect in Kent

Architect
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Kent over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Kent

Architect
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Malling +4 3 £53,750 -23.21% 1
Maidstone +1 2 £55,000 -18.51%
Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Kent region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 27 (57.45%) .NET
2 24 (51.06%) C#
3 19 (40.43%) HTML
3 19 (40.43%) CSS
4 18 (38.30%) JavaScript
4 18 (38.30%) SQL
4 18 (38.30%) AngularJS
5 16 (34.04%) REST
5 16 (34.04%) ASP.NET Web API
5 16 (34.04%) WCF
6 15 (31.91%) VB.NET
6 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
7 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (27.66%) HTML5
9 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (25.53%) Windows
9 12 (25.53%) IT Strategy
10 11 (23.40%) Waterfall
11 10 (21.28%) Matrix Management
12 8 (17.02%) VMware
13 7 (14.89%) EDI
13 7 (14.89%) Windows Server
14 6 (12.77%) SOAP
14 6 (12.77%) XML
14 6 (12.77%) Firewall
14 6 (12.77%) TOGAF
14 6 (12.77%) JSON
14 6 (12.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 4 (8.51%) Citrix
15 4 (8.51%) Cisco

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.38%) Office 365
2 3 (6.38%) PaaS
2 3 (6.38%) SaaS
3 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.26%) IaaS
4 1 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Firewall
2 4 (8.51%) Unified Communications
3 3 (6.38%) WAN
4 2 (4.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (4.26%) LAN
4 2 (4.26%) SAN
4 2 (4.26%) VoIP
4 2 (4.26%) VPN
4 2 (4.26%) Wireless
4 2 (4.26%) Wireless Security
5 1 (2.13%) HTTP
5 1 (2.13%) Internet
5 1 (2.13%) SMTP
5 1 (2.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.13%) Big Data
3 1 (2.13%) NewSQL
3 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Fiddler
1 1 (2.13%) gulp
1 1 (2.13%) Jasmine
1 1 (2.13%) Mocha
1 1 (2.13%) ReSharper
1 1 (2.13%) Selenium
1 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.13%) webpack
General
1 3 (6.38%) Advertising
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Law
2 1 (2.13%) Marketing
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (57.45%) .NET
2 19 (40.43%) CSS
2 19 (40.43%) HTML
3 18 (38.30%) AngularJS
4 16 (34.04%) ASP.NET Web API
4 16 (34.04%) REST
4 16 (34.04%) WCF
5 13 (27.66%) HTML5
6 7 (14.89%) EDI
7 6 (12.77%) JSON
7 6 (12.77%) SOAP
7 6 (12.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (12.77%) XML
8 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.13%) CSS3
8 1 (2.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.26%) Fat Client
1 2 (4.26%) Thin Client
1 2 (4.26%) User Experience
2 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.13%) iPad
2 1 (2.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) IT Strategy
3 11 (23.40%) Waterfall
4 10 (21.28%) Matrix Management
5 6 (12.77%) TOGAF
6 3 (6.38%) Business Transformation
6 3 (6.38%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (6.38%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (6.38%) MVC
6 3 (6.38%) Performance Management
6 3 (6.38%) TDD
7 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.26%) Data Security
7 2 (4.26%) Microservices
7 2 (4.26%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.26%) Service Management
7 2 (4.26%) SOA
7 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.13%) DevOps
8 1 (2.13%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (51.06%) C#
2 18 (38.30%) JavaScript
2 18 (38.30%) SQL
3 15 (31.91%) VB.NET
4 3 (6.38%) TypeScript
5 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
1 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.26%) GDPR
3 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.02%) VMware
3 4 (8.51%) Cisco
3 4 (8.51%) Citrix
4 2 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
West Malling, Kent
Intotec
Salary: Great Company Benefits including Contribution Pension and PMI
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 9 days ago
Kent
Hays London City Cheapside
Posted: 26 days ago