Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Architect was £63,750 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Architect
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 56 65
Rank change year-on-year -15 +9 +29
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 16 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 2.33% 3.01% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 3.10% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 20
Portsmouth median annual salary £63,750 £80,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.31% +14.29% +27.27%
10th Percentile £55,750 £54,375 £51,875
90th Percentile £68,750 £92,500 £82,500
Hampshire median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,291
% change year-on-year -3.70% +8.36% -4.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies in Portsmouth with a recognized job title 682 646 788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.27% 97.29% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 598 623 684
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £58,750
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

Job postings that featured Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth.

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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 7 (43.75%) TOGAF
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (25.00%) XML Parsing
3 4 (25.00%) JPA
3 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) SysML
3 4 (25.00%) Java EE
3 4 (25.00%) jQuery
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Subversion
3 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) Unix
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) UML
3 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (25.00%) Python
3 4 (25.00%) XHTML
3 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) MySQL
3 4 (25.00%) XML
3 4 (25.00%) SNMP
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SNMP
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
1 1 (6.25%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) Java EE
1 4 (25.00%) JPA
1 4 (25.00%) jQuery
1 4 (25.00%) XHTML
1 4 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Internet of Things
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
1 4 (25.00%) Unix
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) TOGAF
2 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) SysML
3 4 (25.00%) UML
3 4 (25.00%) XML Parsing
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 3 (18.75%) Network Management
4 3 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
5 2 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (12.50%) Information Security
5 2 (12.50%) IT Strategy
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) SOA
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
1 4 (25.00%) Python
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (12.50%) CCNP
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (6.25%) CCA
5 1 (6.25%) CCIE
5 1 (6.25%) CEH
5 1 (6.25%) CISSP
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) GIAC
5 1 (6.25%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Def Stans
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
1 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
1 2 (12.50%) Citrix
1 2 (12.50%) F5
1 2 (12.50%) Juniper
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
1 2 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) EMC