Period
to 22 January 2019

The median annual salary for an Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 75 72
Rank change year-on-year +46 -3 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 108 52 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 7.57% 3.38% 3.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.99% 3.50% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 64 43 63
Milton Keynes median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% -7.41%
10th Percentile £56,250 £56,203 £56,250
90th Percentile £84,925 £87,000 £77,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -3.70% -3.57%

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 1,352 1,486 1,565
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 96.68% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,013 1,135 1,384
Milton Keynes median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £62,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 48 (44.44%) Finance
2 41 (37.96%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (37.04%) TOGAF
4 39 (36.11%) PRINCE2
5 28 (25.93%) Enterprise Architecture
6 27 (25.00%) Oracle
7 26 (24.07%) ITIL
7 26 (24.07%) Microsoft Azure
8 25 (23.15%) IT Strategy
9 22 (20.37%) Problem-Solving
9 22 (20.37%) Thought Leadership
9 22 (20.37%) Microsoft
10 19 (17.59%) Business Analysis
10 19 (17.59%) Waterfall
11 18 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (16.67%) Management Information System
12 16 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (14.81%) Scrum
12 16 (14.81%) C#
12 16 (14.81%) Big Data
12 16 (14.81%) Zachman Framework
13 15 (13.89%) Content Management
13 15 (13.89%) MODAF
13 15 (13.89%) Marketing
13 15 (13.89%) COBIT
13 15 (13.89%) Business Process Mapping
13 15 (13.89%) Data Management
13 15 (13.89%) TOGAF Certification
13 15 (13.89%) Decision-Making
13 15 (13.89%) Service Design

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 14 (12.96%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (3.70%) Apache
3 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.85%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.93%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.93%) CMS
4 1 (0.93%) Confluence
4 1 (0.93%) Mule
4 1 (0.93%) nginx
4 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 26 (24.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (12.04%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (8.33%) SaaS
4 6 (5.56%) IaaS
4 6 (5.56%) PaaS
5 4 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.85%) IBM Blueworks
6 2 (1.85%) Office 365
7 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.93%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.19%) DNS
1 11 (10.19%) Internet
2 10 (9.26%) BGP
2 10 (9.26%) Wireless
3 8 (7.41%) OSPF
4 7 (6.48%) Firewall
4 7 (6.48%) HTTP
4 7 (6.48%) LAN
4 7 (6.48%) MPLS
5 6 (5.56%) NX-OS
5 6 (5.56%) WAN
6 4 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (3.70%) DHCP
6 4 (3.70%) IPv4
6 4 (3.70%) IPv6
6 4 (3.70%) Network Security
6 4 (3.70%) RSVP
6 4 (3.70%) VLAN
6 4 (3.70%) VPN
6 4 (3.70%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.81%) Big Data
2 6 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.85%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.85%) Redis
5 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.93%) MySQL
5 1 (0.93%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.93%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Hudson
2 2 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.93%) Appium
3 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.93%) Calabash
3 1 (0.93%) ERwin
3 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.93%) JIRA
3 1 (0.93%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (0.93%) RStudio
3 1 (0.93%) Selenium
3 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
General
1 48 (44.44%) Finance
2 15 (13.89%) Marketing
3 14 (12.96%) Telecoms
4 11 (10.19%) Banking
5 9 (8.33%) Retail
6 4 (3.70%) Automotive
6 4 (3.70%) Legal
7 1 (0.93%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.33%) .NET
2 8 (7.41%) ActiveMQ
2 8 (7.41%) Spring
3 7 (6.48%) Apache Camel
3 7 (6.48%) Middleware
4 6 (5.56%) CGI
5 4 (3.70%) 802.1X
5 4 (3.70%) LAMP
6 3 (2.78%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.78%) Kafka
7 2 (1.85%) Web Services
8 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.93%) Apache NiFi
8 1 (0.93%) COM
8 1 (0.93%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (0.93%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.93%) Node.js
8 1 (0.93%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.93%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 18 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 14 (12.96%) Data Centre
2 14 (12.96%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (6.48%) W3C
4 6 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.70%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.70%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.78%) Clustering
6 3 (2.78%) HACMP
7 1 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.56%) Linux
1 6 (5.56%) Windows
2 4 (3.70%) Unix
2 4 (3.70%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.78%) AIX
3 3 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.78%) Solaris
4 1 (0.93%) Android
4 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (37.96%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (37.04%) TOGAF
3 39 (36.11%) PRINCE2
4 28 (25.93%) Enterprise Architecture
5 26 (24.07%) ITIL
6 25 (23.15%) IT Strategy
7 22 (20.37%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (20.37%) Thought Leadership
8 19 (17.59%) Business Analysis
8 19 (17.59%) Waterfall
9 16 (14.81%) Scrum
9 16 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (14.81%) Zachman Framework
10 15 (13.89%) Business Process Mapping
10 15 (13.89%) Content Management
10 15 (13.89%) Data Management
10 15 (13.89%) Decision-Making
10 15 (13.89%) MODAF
10 15 (13.89%) Service Design
11 14 (12.96%) Monetization
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.81%) C#
2 14 (12.96%) Java
3 13 (12.04%) SQL
4 4 (3.70%) Python
5 2 (1.85%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.85%) Ruby
6 1 (0.93%) Apple Swift
6 1 (0.93%) COBOL
6 1 (0.93%) PHP
6 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (13.89%) TOGAF Certification
2 14 (12.96%) BPSS Clearance
2 14 (12.96%) Degree
3 7 (6.48%) CISSP
4 6 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.63%) CCIE
5 5 (4.63%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.70%) CCNP
6 4 (3.70%) MCP
7 3 (2.78%) SSCP
8 2 (1.85%) MCSE
9 1 (0.93%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.93%) PMP
9 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.89%) COBIT
2 14 (12.96%) BS7799
3 4 (3.70%) GDPR
3 4 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.70%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.70%) QA
4 3 (2.78%) SLA
5 2 (1.85%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (4.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.78%) GPFS
2 3 (2.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (1.85%) Docker
4 1 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) Ansible
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.85%) Netcool
2 2 (1.85%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 2 (1.85%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.93%) Packer
3 1 (0.93%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (25.00%) Oracle
2 22 (20.37%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.19%) Cisco
3 11 (10.19%) IBM
4 7 (6.48%) F5
5 6 (5.56%) Cognizant
6 5 (4.63%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 4 (3.70%) Google
7 4 (3.70%) Palo Alto
7 4 (3.70%) SAP
8 3 (2.78%) NetApp
8 3 (2.78%) Unisys
8 3 (2.78%) VMware
9 2 (1.85%) Cognos
9 2 (1.85%) Juniper
9 2 (1.85%) Lotus
10 1 (0.93%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.93%) Avaya
10 1 (0.93%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.93%) Mitel