The median annual salary for a Architect was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in Northern Ireland during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 20 20 25
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 21 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 7.58% 12.21% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.89% 12.60% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 1
Median salary £51,250 £65,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.15% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. 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
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 266 127 102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 96.03% 96.95% 98.08%
Number of salaries quoted 227 82 70
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Northern Ireland

Architect
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Architect in Northern Ireland

Architect
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Northern Ireland

Architect
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -8 17 £60,000 -7.69% 2
County Armagh - 4 £47,500 -
Architect
UK

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Northern Ireland region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 26 (70.27%) Java
2 15 (40.54%) MS Excel
2 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
3 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (32.43%) Software Engineering
4 12 (32.43%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (29.73%) Presales
5 11 (29.73%) Project Management
6 10 (27.03%) UML
6 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
6 10 (27.03%) TOGAF
6 10 (27.03%) Infrastructure Management
6 10 (27.03%) Open Source
7 9 (24.32%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (24.32%) Banking
8 8 (21.62%) Business Analysis
9 6 (16.22%) Degree
9 6 (16.22%) Finance
9 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
10 5 (13.51%) Firewall
10 5 (13.51%) Back Office
10 5 (13.51%) MCSE
10 5 (13.51%) CCNP
10 5 (13.51%) CCNA
10 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
10 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (13.51%) MS Visio
10 5 (13.51%) GCP
10 5 (13.51%) DHCP

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 5 (13.51%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (40.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.51%) MS Office
2 5 (13.51%) MS Project
2 5 (13.51%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (24.32%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.51%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) DHCP
1 5 (13.51%) DNS
1 5 (13.51%) Firewall
1 5 (13.51%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Big Data
2 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Maven
General
1 9 (24.32%) Banking
2 6 (16.22%) Finance
3 5 (13.51%) Back Office
3 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) Spring
2 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
3 3 (8.11%) JSON
3 3 (8.11%) Middleware
3 3 (8.11%) Spring MVC
4 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.70%) CSS
5 1 (2.70%) HTML
5 1 (2.70%) J2EE
5 1 (2.70%) JavaBeans
5 1 (2.70%) Servlets
5 1 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
1 5 (13.51%) Public Cloud
2 3 (8.11%) Algorithms
2 3 (8.11%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Linux
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (32.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 12 (32.43%) Software Engineering
3 11 (29.73%) Presales
3 11 (29.73%) Project Management
4 10 (27.03%) Infrastructure Management
4 10 (27.03%) Open Source
4 10 (27.03%) TOGAF
4 10 (27.03%) UML
5 8 (21.62%) Business Analysis
6 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
7 5 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (13.51%) Data Protection
7 5 (13.51%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (13.51%) Migration
7 5 (13.51%) System Testing
8 4 (10.81%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (8.11%) MVC
9 3 (8.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) Java
2 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) Degree
3 5 (13.51%) CCNA
3 5 (13.51%) CCNP
3 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (13.51%) MCITP
3 5 (13.51%) MCSE
3 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (13.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) GCP
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
1 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) Google
2 5 (13.51%) VMware
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle
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