Period
to 19 November 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 63 66
Rank change year-on-year +26 +3 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 92 71 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 6.27% 4.29% 4.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.53% 4.46% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 54 51 60
Milton Keynes median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £56,250 £51,500 £52,375
90th Percentile £85,875 £77,500 £78,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% -3.70% -1.82%

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 1,408 1,592 1,642
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.98% 96.14% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,133 1,206 1,437
Milton Keynes median annual salary £46,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.49% +4.71% +5.59%
10th Percentile £26,800 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £61,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Architect in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (36.96%) Finance
3 23 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 21 (22.83%) Waterfall
5 20 (21.74%) PRINCE2
6 19 (20.65%) Microsoft Azure
7 17 (18.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (18.48%) Microsoft
8 16 (17.39%) C#
8 16 (17.39%) Scrum
9 15 (16.30%) Banking
9 15 (16.30%) Business Analysis
9 15 (16.30%) Business Process Mapping
9 15 (16.30%) DevOps
10 14 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (15.22%) Java
11 13 (14.13%) .NET
11 13 (14.13%) Open Source
12 12 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
13 11 (11.96%) DNS
13 11 (11.96%) Data Centre
13 11 (11.96%) TOGAF Certification
14 10 (10.87%) IT Strategy
14 10 (10.87%) SaaS
14 10 (10.87%) Test Automation
14 10 (10.87%) Oracle
14 10 (10.87%) SQL
14 10 (10.87%) Retail
15 9 (9.78%) Spring
15 9 (9.78%) Cisco

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 6 (6.52%) Apache
2 2 (2.17%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.09%) CMS
3 1 (1.09%) Confluence
3 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (10.87%) SaaS
4 4 (4.35%) IaaS
4 4 (4.35%) PaaS
5 2 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.09%) Office 365
6 1 (1.09%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.96%) DNS
2 8 (8.70%) HTTP
2 8 (8.70%) Internet
3 6 (6.52%) LAN
3 6 (6.52%) Wireless
4 5 (5.43%) BGP
4 5 (5.43%) NX-OS
5 4 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (4.35%) WAN
6 3 (3.26%) DHCP
6 3 (3.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (3.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (3.26%) IOS XR
6 3 (3.26%) MPLS
6 3 (3.26%) OSPF
6 3 (3.26%) tcpdump
6 3 (3.26%) Wireshark
7 2 (2.17%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.09%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.61%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.26%) Big Data
3 3 (3.26%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.17%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.17%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.17%) Pentaho
4 2 (2.17%) PowerCenter
4 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Hudson
2 2 (2.17%) ERwin
2 2 (2.17%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (2.17%) RStudio
3 1 (1.09%) Appium
3 1 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.09%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.09%) Calabash
3 1 (1.09%) JIRA
3 1 (1.09%) Selenium
3 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.09%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (36.96%) Finance
2 15 (16.30%) Banking
3 10 (10.87%) Retail
4 3 (3.26%) Legal
4 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.17%) Automotive
6 1 (1.09%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.13%) .NET
2 9 (9.78%) Spring
3 8 (8.70%) ActiveMQ
3 8 (8.70%) Middleware
4 7 (7.61%) Apache Camel
5 6 (6.52%) LAMP
6 5 (5.43%) CGI
7 4 (4.35%) ASP.NET
7 4 (4.35%) Kafka
8 3 (3.26%) Web Services
9 2 (2.17%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.17%) Software Packaging
9 2 (2.17%) WCF
10 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.09%) COM
10 1 (1.09%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (8.70%) W3C
3 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.43%) Minimum Viable Product
4 4 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.26%) Clustering
5 3 (3.26%) HACMP
5 3 (3.26%) SWIFT
6 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.09%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.61%) Windows
2 6 (6.52%) Linux
3 4 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.26%) AIX
4 3 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.26%) Solaris
4 3 (3.26%) Unix
5 1 (1.09%) Android
5 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 21 (22.83%) Waterfall
4 20 (21.74%) PRINCE2
5 17 (18.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (17.39%) Scrum
7 15 (16.30%) Business Analysis
7 15 (16.30%) Business Process Mapping
7 15 (16.30%) DevOps
8 13 (14.13%) Open Source
9 12 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
10 10 (10.87%) IT Strategy
10 10 (10.87%) Test Automation
11 9 (9.78%) Mentoring
12 8 (8.70%) Microservices
13 7 (7.61%) Collaborative Working
13 7 (7.61%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
13 7 (7.61%) ITIL
13 7 (7.61%) Project Management
14 6 (6.52%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.39%) C#
2 14 (15.22%) Java
3 10 (10.87%) SQL
4 3 (3.26%) Python
5 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.09%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.09%) COBOL
6 1 (1.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (11.96%) TOGAF Certification
2 8 (8.70%) CISSP
3 6 (6.52%) Degree
3 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.43%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.43%) MCP
5 4 (4.35%) CCIE
5 4 (4.35%) CCNP
6 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.26%) SSCP
7 2 (2.17%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.09%) CCDP
8 1 (1.09%) Master's Degree
8 1 (1.09%) MCSE
8 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.09%) PMP
8 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (5.43%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.35%) QA
3 3 (3.26%) PSD2
3 3 (3.26%) SLA
4 2 (2.17%) PMO
5 1 (1.09%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) GPFS
1 3 (3.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (2.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.09%) Docker
3 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) Ansible
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 17 (18.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.87%) Oracle
3 9 (9.78%) Cisco
3 9 (9.78%) IBM
4 6 (6.52%) F5
4 6 (6.52%) SAP
5 4 (4.35%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 4 (4.35%) Unisys
5 4 (4.35%) VMware
6 3 (3.26%) Google
6 3 (3.26%) NetApp
7 2 (2.17%) Ab Initio
7 2 (2.17%) hybris
7 2 (2.17%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (2.17%) Talend
8 1 (1.09%) ATG
8 1 (1.09%) Demandware
8 1 (1.09%) Meraki
8 1 (1.09%) Mitel
8 1 (1.09%) Salesforce.com