The median annual salary for a Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 51 43 49
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 2 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.63% 1.52% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 1.58% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 8
Median salary £85,000 £40,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +112.50% -40.74%  
90% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £40,000 £60,250
10% offered a salary of more than £89,000 £40,000 £75,000
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 Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 310 253 307
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 97.18% 95.83% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 269 237 285
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Portsmouth

Architect
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Architect in Portsmouth

Architect Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 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 Portsmouth region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Presales
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) PaaS

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) BGP
1 3 (60.00%) MPLS
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Presales
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) VMware