Period
to 14 December 2019

The median annual salary for an Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 14 December 2019.

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

Architect
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 31 56
Rank change year-on-year +11 +25 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 126 106 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 9.22% 7.38% 4.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.78% 7.71% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 84 57 51
Milton Keynes median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £50,000 £56,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £84,625 £85,500 £80,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £68,250 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% +7.69% -3.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1,288 1,374 1,557
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.22% 95.62% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,003 1,073 1,174
Milton Keynes median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +3.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £64,625
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Milton Keynes

Architect
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Architect in Milton Keynes

Architect
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 14 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Architect in Milton Keynes

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 14 December 2019, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 47 (37.30%) Technical Architecture
2 43 (34.13%) Legal
3 42 (33.33%) Finance
4 38 (30.16%) Degree
5 31 (24.60%) TOGAF
6 30 (23.81%) LAN
6 30 (23.81%) WAN
6 30 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
7 28 (22.22%) Retail
8 27 (21.43%) Architectural Design
9 26 (20.63%) Business Analysis
9 26 (20.63%) Enterprise Architecture
9 26 (20.63%) Computer Science
9 26 (20.63%) Data Integration
9 26 (20.63%) Network Architecture
10 25 (19.84%) SaaS
10 25 (19.84%) UML
11 24 (19.05%) Data Security
11 24 (19.05%) Enterprise Modelling
11 24 (19.05%) Data Protection
11 24 (19.05%) Virtual Servers
12 22 (17.46%) Python
13 21 (16.67%) AWS
14 20 (15.87%) Security Architecture
15 19 (15.08%) Firewall
15 19 (15.08%) Azure
15 19 (15.08%) Presales
16 17 (13.49%) DevOps
16 17 (13.49%) Office 365
16 17 (13.49%) Internet

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.79%) GlassFish
2 1 (0.79%) JBoss
2 1 (0.79%) Mule
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.79%) Smallworld
2 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.79%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (3.17%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 25 (19.84%) SaaS
2 21 (16.67%) AWS
3 19 (15.08%) Azure
4 17 (13.49%) Office 365
5 9 (7.14%) IBM Cloud
6 8 (6.35%) IaaS
6 8 (6.35%) PaaS
7 6 (4.76%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 2 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.79%) Boomi
9 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.79%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.79%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.79%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 30 (23.81%) LAN
1 30 (23.81%) WAN
2 19 (15.08%) Firewall
3 17 (13.49%) Internet
4 14 (11.11%) VPN
5 13 (10.32%) DNS
5 13 (10.32%) SAN
6 12 (9.52%) DHCP
6 12 (9.52%) IMAP
6 12 (9.52%) SMTP
6 12 (9.52%) SNMP
7 5 (3.97%) TCP/IP
8 4 (3.17%) Network Security
9 2 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.59%) MPLS
9 2 (1.59%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.59%) Wireless
10 1 (0.79%) NAS
10 1 (0.79%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.79%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.97%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.38%) Big Data
5 3 (2.38%) GIS
6 2 (1.59%) Geospatial Data
6 2 (1.59%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.79%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.79%) MySQL
7 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Maven
2 3 (2.38%) JIRA
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
General
1 43 (34.13%) Legal
2 42 (33.33%) Finance
3 28 (22.22%) Retail
4 9 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.59%) Automotive
6 1 (0.79%) Billing
6 1 (0.79%) Local Government
6 1 (0.79%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.52%) LDAP
2 8 (6.35%) Spring
3 7 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.59%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.59%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (1.59%) Spring Boot
4 2 (1.59%) Web Services
4 2 (1.59%) Zuul
5 1 (0.79%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.79%) COM
5 1 (0.79%) Dropwizard
5 1 (0.79%) Java EE
5 1 (0.79%) JSON
5 1 (0.79%) Middleware
5 1 (0.79%) REST
5 1 (0.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.32%) PKI
2 11 (8.73%) Private Cloud
3 8 (6.35%) Cyberthreat
3 8 (6.35%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (6.35%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.56%) Public Cloud
5 6 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.38%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.11%) Linux
2 6 (4.76%) Windows
3 2 (1.59%) Unix
3 2 (1.59%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (37.30%) Technical Architecture
2 31 (24.60%) TOGAF
3 30 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
4 27 (21.43%) Architectural Design
5 26 (20.63%) Business Analysis
5 26 (20.63%) Computer Science
5 26 (20.63%) Data Integration
5 26 (20.63%) Enterprise Architecture
5 26 (20.63%) Network Architecture
6 25 (19.84%) UML
7 24 (19.05%) Data Protection
7 24 (19.05%) Data Security
7 24 (19.05%) Enterprise Modelling
8 20 (15.87%) Security Architecture
9 19 (15.08%) Presales
10 17 (13.49%) DevOps
11 16 (12.70%) Cybersecurity
11 16 (12.70%) Identity Management
11 16 (12.70%) Information Security
11 16 (12.70%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 22 (17.46%) Python
2 15 (11.90%) PowerShell
3 10 (7.94%) Java
3 10 (7.94%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.76%) PHP
5 4 (3.17%) MATLAB
5 4 (3.17%) Perl
5 4 (3.17%) SQL
6 2 (1.59%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (30.16%) Degree
2 16 (12.70%) CEH
2 16 (12.70%) CISM
2 16 (12.70%) CISSP
2 16 (12.70%) CREST Certified
2 16 (12.70%) GIAC
3 14 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (11.11%) TOGAF Certification
4 12 (9.52%) CCIE
4 12 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.59%) CCNP
5 2 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.79%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 16 (12.70%) NIST
1 16 (12.70%) NIST 800
1 16 (12.70%) PCI DSS
2 11 (8.73%) SLA
3 2 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 24 (19.05%) Virtual Servers
2 14 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.59%) XenApp
3 2 (1.59%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.79%) Docker
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (9.52%) vRealize
2 2 (1.59%) Zipkin
3 1 (0.79%) CloudHub
3 1 (0.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (12.70%) VMware
2 11 (8.73%) IBM
3 8 (6.35%) Oracle
4 6 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.17%) Citrix
6 3 (2.38%) Google
7 2 (1.59%) Cisco
7 2 (1.59%) Meraki
7 2 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.59%) SAP
7 2 (1.59%) Sophos
8 1 (0.79%) CA
8 1 (0.79%) Cognos
8 1 (0.79%) Siebel
8 1 (0.79%) Talend
8 1 (0.79%) Teradata
8 1 (0.79%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.79%) WSO2
8 1 (0.79%) Xero