The median annual salary for a Data Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Architect
England / London
Rank 355 380 422
Rank change year-on-year +25 +42  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 228 291 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.69% 0.70% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.73% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 198 237 210
Median salary £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £107,000 £120,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £68,750 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% -3.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 31786 39894 40068
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.09% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26873 34408 33640
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in London

Data Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Data Architect in London

Data Architect
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architect in London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Architect in London

Data Architect
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
City of London +39 34 £90,000 +20.00% 9
Westminster - 5 £90,000 -
Bromley - 3 - -
Canary Wharf -17 2 £72,500 -7.93%
Data Architect
England

Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Data 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 London region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 228 (47.30%) Big Data
2 196 (40.66%) Data Architecture
3 178 (36.93%) Data Warehouse
4 174 (36.10%) Hadoop
5 172 (35.68%) Data Modelling
6 157 (32.57%) Analytics
7 148 (30.71%) Business Intelligence
8 141 (29.25%) Data Management
9 121 (25.10%) Finance
10 108 (22.41%) ETL
11 98 (20.33%) Oracle
11 98 (20.33%) Apache Spark
12 92 (19.09%) SQL
13 85 (17.63%) Migration
14 83 (17.22%) Data Integration
15 82 (17.01%) Agile Software Development
16 79 (16.39%) NoSQL
16 79 (16.39%) Data Quality
17 75 (15.56%) Apache Hive
18 74 (15.35%) Microsoft
19 72 (14.94%) Relational Database
20 66 (13.69%) Amazon AWS
20 66 (13.69%) Retail
20 66 (13.69%) Degree
21 65 (13.49%) SQL Server
21 65 (13.49%) MapReduce
22 63 (13.07%) Master Data Management
22 63 (13.07%) Java
23 62 (12.86%) Enterprise Architecture
24 61 (12.66%) TOGAF

Data Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 98 (20.33%) Apache Spark
2 49 (10.17%) Apache Pig
3 22 (4.56%) Apache
4 18 (3.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (1.87%) Apache Solr
5 9 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (1.66%) SAS
7 6 (1.24%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.41%) CMS
8 2 (0.41%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.21%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.21%) FileNet
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 30 (6.22%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.49%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.62%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.41%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.41%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 66 (13.69%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (11.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (3.73%) Amazon EMR
4 11 (2.28%) PaaS
5 9 (1.87%) Data Lake Analytics
6 6 (1.24%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.83%) Azure Machine Learning
8 3 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.41%) Heroku
9 2 (0.41%) IaaS
9 2 (0.41%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.41%) SaaS
10 1 (0.21%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.21%) GitHub
10 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.21%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.21%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.70%) Internet
2 5 (1.04%) HTTP
2 5 (1.04%) Kerberos
2 5 (1.04%) LDAP
3 4 (0.83%) Firewall
4 3 (0.62%) tcpdump
4 3 (0.62%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.41%) DNS
5 2 (0.41%) FTP
5 2 (0.41%) SAN
5 2 (0.41%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.21%) Intranet
6 1 (0.21%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (47.30%) Big Data
2 178 (36.93%) Data Warehouse
3 174 (36.10%) Hadoop
4 79 (16.39%) NoSQL
5 75 (15.56%) Apache Hive
6 72 (14.94%) Relational Database
7 65 (13.49%) SQL Server
8 59 (12.24%) RDBMS
9 48 (9.96%) HBase
10 47 (9.75%) Sqoop
11 35 (7.26%) Apache Cassandra
12 31 (6.43%) MongoDB
12 31 (6.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 28 (5.81%) Pentaho
14 25 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 24 (4.98%) Impala
16 22 (4.56%) QlikView
16 22 (4.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 20 (4.15%) Neo4j
17 20 (4.15%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 32 (6.64%) ERwin
2 24 (4.98%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (1.45%) Toad
4 6 (1.24%) Eclipse
4 6 (1.24%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.24%) XMLSpy
5 2 (0.41%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.21%) JUnit
6 1 (0.21%) MagicDraw
6 1 (0.21%) Maven
6 1 (0.21%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.21%) Vagrant
General
1 121 (25.10%) Finance
2 66 (13.69%) Retail
3 46 (9.54%) Banking
4 22 (4.56%) Advertising
5 20 (4.15%) Investment Banking
6 14 (2.90%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.70%) Games
8 11 (2.28%) Legal
8 11 (2.28%) Marketing
9 8 (1.66%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.04%) Front Office
11 4 (0.83%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.83%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.62%) Back Office
13 2 (0.41%) Electronics
13 2 (0.41%) Online Betting
13 2 (0.41%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.21%) Automotive
14 1 (0.21%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.21%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (9.13%) Web Services
2 43 (8.92%) Kafka
3 26 (5.39%) .NET
4 18 (3.73%) Middleware
5 14 (2.90%) Java EE
6 12 (2.49%) XML
7 11 (2.28%) MDX
8 10 (2.07%) Spring
9 9 (1.87%) .NET Framework
9 9 (1.87%) Oracle Fusion
10 7 (1.45%) JSON
11 6 (1.24%) REST
12 5 (1.04%) Spark Streaming
12 5 (1.04%) SPNEGO
13 4 (0.83%) Apache Flex
14 3 (0.62%) JSON Schema
14 3 (0.62%) JSON-LD
14 3 (0.62%) Lucene
14 3 (0.62%) SOAP
15 2 (0.41%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 58 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (8.71%) Computer Science
3 32 (6.64%) Management Information System
4 27 (5.60%) Algorithms
5 19 (3.94%) Data Structures
6 15 (3.11%) Reference Data
7 13 (2.70%) Market Risk
8 12 (2.49%) Clustering
8 12 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (2.07%) Data Centre
10 8 (1.66%) Fintech
11 7 (1.45%) Life Science
12 6 (1.24%) Credit Risk
12 6 (1.24%) Hedge funds
12 6 (1.24%) Online Games
13 4 (0.83%) Replication
13 4 (0.83%) Smart Energy
14 3 (0.62%) Fixed Income
14 3 (0.62%) Public Cloud
14 3 (0.62%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 35 (7.26%) Linux
2 23 (4.77%) Unix
3 5 (1.04%) Windows
4 2 (0.41%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.41%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (40.66%) Data Architecture
2 172 (35.68%) Data Modelling
3 157 (32.57%) Analytics
4 148 (30.71%) Business Intelligence
5 141 (29.25%) Data Management
6 108 (22.41%) ETL
7 85 (17.63%) Migration
8 83 (17.22%) Data Integration
9 82 (17.01%) Agile Software Development
10 65 (13.49%) MapReduce
11 63 (13.07%) Master Data Management
12 62 (12.86%) Enterprise Architecture
13 61 (12.66%) TOGAF
14 55 (11.41%) Data Migration
15 53 (11.00%) Data Analytics
15 53 (11.00%) Technical Architecture
16 52 (10.79%) Visualisation
17 48 (9.96%) Stakeholder Management
18 44 (9.13%) Logical Data Model
19 42 (8.71%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 92 (19.09%) SQL
2 63 (13.07%) Java
3 44 (9.13%) Python
4 20 (4.15%) C#
5 18 (3.73%) C
6 15 (3.11%) R
7 14 (2.90%) T-SQL
8 11 (2.28%) Scala
9 10 (2.07%) PHP
10 9 (1.87%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 8 (1.66%) C++
11 8 (1.66%) PL/SQL
12 7 (1.45%) Perl
13 5 (1.04%) Ruby
14 3 (0.62%) SPARQL
15 2 (0.41%) JavaScript
16 1 (0.21%) F#
Qualifications
1 66 (13.69%) Degree
2 18 (3.73%) PhD
3 17 (3.53%) Postgraduate
4 4 (0.83%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.62%) CISSP
6 2 (0.41%) CISM
6 2 (0.41%) GIAC
6 2 (0.41%) MCP
6 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.21%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.21%) CEH
7 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.21%) SANS
7 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (16.39%) Data Quality
2 14 (2.90%) MiFID
3 11 (2.28%) GDPR
4 4 (0.83%) QA
5 3 (0.62%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
System Software
1 45 (9.34%) HDFS
2 44 (9.13%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (3.11%) Oozie
3 12 (2.49%) Puppet
4 11 (2.28%) Ansible
5 1 (0.21%) QRadar
Vendors
1 98 (20.33%) Oracle
2 74 (15.35%) Microsoft
3 38 (7.88%) Tableau
4 35 (7.26%) Informatica
5 26 (5.39%) Teradata
6 24 (4.98%) Talend
7 23 (4.77%) Hortonworks
8 20 (4.15%) Cognos
9 19 (3.94%) Cloudera
10 18 (3.73%) IBM
11 14 (2.90%) TIBCO
12 11 (2.28%) Netezza
13 9 (1.87%) MapR
13 9 (1.87%) MicroStrategy
14 7 (1.45%) Trillium
15 6 (1.24%) ParAccel
15 6 (1.24%) SAP
15 6 (1.24%) Vertica
16 5 (1.04%) Google
17 4 (0.83%) BT
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £71500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £90,000 plus exceptional benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £90,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £120000 - £140000 per annum, Benefits Bonus (10-20%), Pension, Medical
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £100000 - £125000 per annum + Competitive Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - circa £85,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Travel Allowence
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago