The median annual salary for an Architect was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northern Ireland during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Architect
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 15 33
Rank change year-on-year -16 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 3 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.57% 10.32% 5.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 10.74% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 7
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £55,100
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £84,000
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 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 181 149 137
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 94.76% 96.13% 99.28%
Number of salaries quoted 154 126 71
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.84% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £58,650 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -15 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Architect
UK

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 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 Northern Ireland region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 16 (66.67%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (29.17%) Project Management
3 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
3 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (25.00%) Presales
4 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (20.83%) Open Source
5 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
5 5 (20.83%) Banking
5 5 (20.83%) Finance
5 5 (20.83%) TOGAF
5 5 (20.83%) Spring
5 5 (20.83%) Degree
5 5 (20.83%) UML
5 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
5 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
6 4 (16.67%) Big Data
6 4 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (16.67%) User Experience
6 4 (16.67%) Algorithms
6 4 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (16.67%) Public Cloud
6 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
6 4 (16.67%) Firewall
6 4 (16.67%) MCSE
6 4 (16.67%) Back Office
6 4 (16.67%) MVC

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 4 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) DHCP
1 4 (16.67%) DNS
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
1 4 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Maven
General
1 5 (20.83%) Banking
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Back Office
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
1 5 (20.83%) Spring
2 4 (16.67%) JSON
2 4 (16.67%) Middleware
2 4 (16.67%) Spring MVC
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Algorithms
1 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (16.67%) Public Cloud
1 4 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (29.17%) Project Management
1 7 (29.17%) Root Cause Analysis
1 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
2 6 (25.00%) Presales
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (20.83%) Open Source
3 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
3 5 (20.83%) TOGAF
3 5 (20.83%) UML
4 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 4 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (16.67%) Migration
4 4 (16.67%) MVC
4 4 (16.67%) System Testing
4 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) CCNA
2 4 (16.67%) CCNP
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) MCITP
2 4 (16.67%) MCSE
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.17%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) GCP
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Google
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
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