Architect Jobs in the Midlands

Architect
England > Midlands

The median Architect salary in the Midlands is £75,439 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 24 July 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
24 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 32 20 54
Rank change year-on-year -12 +34 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 619 685 656
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 5.24% 8.93% 5.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.55% 9.92% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 403 221 422
10th Percentile £50,000 £56,500 £57,014
25th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £62,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,439 £75,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.59% - +3.45%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £83,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £96,250 £88,625
England median annual salary £80,000 £85,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Midlands

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies in the Midlands. 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.

Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 11,152 6,907 11,718
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.33% 90.03% 94.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7,403 4,365 7,497
10th Percentile £26,750 £28,850 £28,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £38,125 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £62,500 £66,004 £63,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in the Midlands

Architect
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Architect in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Architect in the Midlands

Architect
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Architect in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Architect in the Midlands

Architect
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 July 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
West Midlands +7 381 £79,842 +6.46% 30
East Midlands -27 233 £70,000 -3.45% 11
Architect
England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 2024, Architect job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 136 (21.97%) Azure
2 122 (19.71%) Microsoft
2 122 (19.71%) Agile
3 92 (14.86%) AWS
4 66 (10.66%) TOGAF
5 65 (10.50%) Finance
5 65 (10.50%) Presales
6 64 (10.34%) Roadmaps
7 58 (9.37%) Degree
7 58 (9.37%) Social Skills
8 57 (9.21%) Security Cleared
9 56 (9.05%) DevOps
10 53 (8.56%) Cybersecurity
11 52 (8.40%) Dynamics 365
12 51 (8.24%) Enterprise Architecture
13 50 (8.08%) Retail
13 50 (8.08%) Architectural Patterns
14 48 (7.75%) Actionable Insight
15 47 (7.59%) SC Cleared
16 43 (6.95%) Mentoring
17 41 (6.62%) Public Cloud
17 41 (6.62%) SaaS
18 40 (6.46%) Problem-Solving
19 39 (6.30%) Data Modelling
20 38 (6.14%) Technical Architecture
20 38 (6.14%) Analytics
20 38 (6.14%) Power Platform
21 37 (5.98%) GCP
22 36 (5.82%) Data Architecture
23 34 (5.49%) Data Management

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (3.07%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.65%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.32%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.16%) Appian
Applications
1 17 (2.75%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (2.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.97%) Simulink
4 3 (0.48%) Revit
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.94%) SAP S/4HANA
3 9 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.81%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 3 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.32%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.32%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.16%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 136 (21.97%) Azure
2 92 (14.86%) AWS
3 52 (8.40%) Dynamics 365
4 41 (6.62%) SaaS
5 38 (6.14%) Power Platform
6 37 (5.98%) GCP
7 22 (3.55%) Azure DevOps
8 20 (3.23%) IaaS
8 20 (3.23%) PaaS
9 18 (2.91%) Microsoft 365
10 11 (1.78%) Power Automate
10 11 (1.78%) PowerApps
11 5 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.81%) GitHub
12 4 (0.65%) Amazon EKS
12 4 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.65%) dbt
13 3 (0.48%) Boomi
14 2 (0.32%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.01%) WAN
2 26 (4.20%) SD-WAN
3 23 (3.72%) VSAT
4 17 (2.75%) Firewall
5 13 (2.10%) DNS
6 12 (1.94%) Cisco Firepower
7 10 (1.62%) Wireless
8 9 (1.45%) VPN
9 5 (0.81%) LAN
10 4 (0.65%) BGP
10 4 (0.65%) Internet
10 4 (0.65%) Intranet
10 4 (0.65%) SSL
10 4 (0.65%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.48%) DHCP
11 3 (0.48%) Network Security
11 3 (0.48%) VoIP
12 2 (0.32%) Asterisk PBX
12 2 (0.32%) Broadband
12 2 (0.32%) NGFW
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (2.26%) Power BI
3 12 (1.94%) Metadata
3 12 (1.94%) SQL Server
4 11 (1.78%) BigQuery
4 11 (1.78%) Geospatial Data
5 10 (1.62%) Looker
5 10 (1.62%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.29%) RDBMS
7 6 (0.97%) GIS
7 6 (0.97%) NoSQL
7 6 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.65%) Big Data
9 4 (0.65%) Data Vault
9 4 (0.65%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.65%) Spatial Data
10 3 (0.48%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 11 (1.78%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (1.45%) Git
3 6 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.97%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.65%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 65 (10.50%) Finance
2 58 (9.37%) Social Skills
3 50 (8.08%) Retail
4 32 (5.17%) Marketing
5 30 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (4.68%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 16 (2.58%) Public Sector
8 15 (2.42%) Organisational Skills
9 14 (2.26%) Presentation Skills
10 11 (1.78%) Military
11 5 (0.81%) Automotive
11 5 (0.81%) Legal
11 5 (0.81%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.65%) Banking
13 3 (0.48%) Influencing Skills
13 3 (0.48%) Law
14 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.32%) Billing
14 2 (0.32%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.23%) .NET
2 11 (1.78%) JSON
3 8 (1.29%) Middleware
3 8 (1.29%) YAML
4 7 (1.13%) HTML
5 6 (0.97%) EDI
6 5 (0.81%) REST
7 4 (0.65%) CSS
7 4 (0.65%) Django
7 4 (0.65%) Node.js
7 4 (0.65%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (0.65%) React
7 4 (0.65%) Spring Boot
7 4 (0.65%) Web Services
7 4 (0.65%) XML
8 3 (0.48%) SOAP
9 2 (0.32%) SailPoint
9 2 (0.32%) Visualforce
9 2 (0.32%) WCF
9 2 (0.32%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 41 (6.62%) Public Cloud
2 27 (4.36%) Data Centre
3 23 (3.72%) Cloud Native
4 16 (2.58%) Management Information System
5 12 (1.94%) IoT
6 11 (1.78%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (1.29%) Legacy Systems
8 7 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.13%) PKI
9 6 (0.97%) FMCG
9 6 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (0.97%) Product Ownership
9 6 (0.97%) Virtual Team
10 5 (0.81%) Replication
11 3 (0.48%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (0.48%) Educational Technology
11 3 (0.48%) Housing Association
11 3 (0.48%) Operational Technology
11 3 (0.48%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (2.91%) Windows
2 17 (2.75%) Linux
3 9 (1.45%) Ubuntu
4 8 (1.29%) Solaris
4 8 (1.29%) Unix
5 6 (0.97%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.32%) VME
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.16%) Android
8 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (19.71%) Agile
2 66 (10.66%) TOGAF
3 65 (10.50%) Presales
4 64 (10.34%) Roadmaps
5 56 (9.05%) DevOps
6 53 (8.56%) Cybersecurity
7 51 (8.24%) Enterprise Architecture
8 50 (8.08%) Architectural Patterns
9 48 (7.75%) Actionable Insight
10 43 (6.95%) Mentoring
11 40 (6.46%) Problem-Solving
12 39 (6.30%) Data Modelling
13 38 (6.14%) Analytics
13 38 (6.14%) Technical Architecture
14 36 (5.82%) Data Architecture
15 34 (5.49%) Data Management
16 32 (5.17%) Validation
17 31 (5.01%) Migration
18 29 (4.68%) Project Management
18 29 (4.68%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (4.20%) C#
2 21 (3.39%) JavaScript
3 20 (3.23%) SQL
4 11 (1.78%) MATLAB
4 11 (1.78%) Python
5 10 (1.62%) PowerShell
6 5 (0.81%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.48%) Apex Code
8 2 (0.32%) COBOL
8 2 (0.32%) Micro Focus COBOL
8 2 (0.32%) SOQL
9 1 (0.16%) ABAP
9 1 (0.16%) R
9 1 (0.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 58 (9.37%) Degree
2 57 (9.21%) Security Cleared
3 47 (7.59%) SC Cleared
4 28 (4.52%) Azure Certification
5 24 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (3.39%) CCNP
7 20 (3.23%) CCNA
8 18 (2.91%) AWS Certification
9 13 (2.10%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
9 13 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (2.10%) TOGAF Certification
10 10 (1.62%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (1.13%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.65%) DBS Check
12 4 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.48%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 3 (0.48%) CCIE
13 3 (0.48%) CCSP
13 3 (0.48%) CISM
13 3 (0.48%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.10%) Accessibility
2 11 (1.78%) Data Quality
2 11 (1.78%) GDPR
3 9 (1.45%) SLA
4 3 (0.48%) COBIT
4 3 (0.48%) NIST
4 3 (0.48%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.48%) QA
5 2 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.32%) GRC
5 2 (0.32%) NCSC
6 1 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.65%) Docker
3 3 (0.48%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.32%) Kamailio
4 2 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.32%) vSphere
5 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (2.58%) Terraform
2 12 (1.94%) Stealthwatch
3 5 (0.81%) CASB
3 5 (0.81%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.48%) OpenView
4 3 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.16%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 122 (19.71%) Microsoft
2 27 (4.36%) Cisco
3 24 (3.88%) Google
4 23 (3.72%) Apple
5 22 (3.55%) Adobe
6 21 (3.39%) ServiceNow
7 20 (3.23%) SAP
8 17 (2.75%) Meraki
9 12 (1.94%) Pega
10 9 (1.45%) Guidewire
11 8 (1.29%) Salesforce
12 7 (1.13%) VMware
13 6 (0.97%) Dell
13 6 (0.97%) Fortinet
13 6 (0.97%) Juniper
13 6 (0.97%) Oracle
14 5 (0.81%) NetApp
14 5 (0.81%) Sparx
14 5 (0.81%) Unisys
15 4 (0.65%) Cognizant