The median annual salary for an Architect was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Architect
England / Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 14 18
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 3 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 6.12% 6.19% 7.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.98% 6.19% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 13
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -37.50%  
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 the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 43 113 158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 87.76% 100.00% 87.29%
Number of salaries quoted 32 98 121
Median salary £60,000 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £79,250 £62,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in the Midlands

Architect
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Architect in the Midlands

Architect Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 Midlands region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) CoreMedia CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) ArchiMate
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Commerce Server
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Commerce Server
1 1 (25.00%) CoreMedia CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) ArchiMate
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
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