The median annual salary for an Architect was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Architect
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 51 55
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 16 5 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.35% 0.99% 3.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.43% 1.02% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 25
Median salary £55,000 £77,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.03% +19.23%  
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 Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 466 488 729
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 97.69% 96.44% 98.78%
Number of salaries quoted 391 425 652
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Sheffield

Architect
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Architect in Sheffield

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 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 Sheffield region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 11 (55.00%) Presales
2 10 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) .NET
3 8 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (35.00%) Banking
4 7 (35.00%) Product Management
4 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle
5 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
6 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (25.00%) SaaS
6 5 (25.00%) C#
6 5 (25.00%) Finance
6 5 (25.00%) Web Services
6 5 (25.00%) Fintech
6 5 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (20.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (15.00%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
9 2 (10.00%) Degree
10 1 (5.00%) Business Process Improvement
10 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
10 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
10 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (5.00%) Line Management
10 1 (5.00%) Coaching
10 1 (5.00%) Document Management

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 7 (35.00%) Banking
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (25.00%) Fintech
2 3 (15.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Presales
2 8 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (35.00%) Product Management
4 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (20.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
8 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
8 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
8 1 (5.00%) CRM
8 1 (5.00%) ERP
8 1 (5.00%) ITIL
8 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (5.00%) Process Management
8 1 (5.00%) Project Management
8 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) MCSD
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (+ excellent package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago