Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Architect was £68,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 41 56
Rank change year-on-year -8 +15 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 29 47 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.53% 4.62% 3.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.62% 4.76% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 27 44 45
Sheffield median annual salary £68,000 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% -3.70% +22.73%
10th Percentile £51,250 £57,800 £54,050
90th Percentile £88,500 £82,500 £79,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £66,250
% change year-on-year - -1.89% +20.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 801 987 1268
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.45% 96.95% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 688 822 1124
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,000 £23,325
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,425
South Yorkshire median annual salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Sheffield over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Sheffield region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 8 (27.59%) TOGAF
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (17.24%) Data Protection
3 5 (17.24%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (13.79%) SDLC
4 4 (13.79%) Finance
4 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) UML
5 3 (10.34%) Migration
5 3 (10.34%) Economics
5 3 (10.34%) Local Government
5 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) Data Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) Android
5 3 (10.34%) Software Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
5 3 (10.34%) IT Strategy
5 3 (10.34%) Presales
6 2 (6.90%) Data Strategy
6 2 (6.90%) Programme Delivery
6 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (6.90%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) IaaS
6 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
6 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (6.90%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (6.90%) Physical Data Model
6 2 (6.90%) Information Exploitation
6 2 (6.90%) Business Process Improvement

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 (3.45%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) IaaS
3 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.45%) Office 365
3 1 (3.45%) PaaS
3 1 (3.45%) SaaS
3 1 (3.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
1 2 (6.90%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Local Government
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Games
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) Java EE
2 1 (3.45%) JSF
2 1 (3.45%) JSON
2 1 (3.45%) JSP
2 1 (3.45%) REST
2 1 (3.45%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.90%) iPhone
3 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) TOGAF
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Data Protection
4 4 (13.79%) SDLC
4 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) Data Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) Economics
5 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) IT Strategy
5 3 (10.34%) Migration
5 3 (10.34%) Presales
5 3 (10.34%) Software Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) UML
6 2 (6.90%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) Data Governance
6 2 (6.90%) Data Strategy
6 2 (6.90%) Process Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Java
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) CCIE
1 2 (6.90%) CCIP
1 2 (6.90%) CCNP
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.90%) JNCIE
1 2 (6.90%) JNCIP
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco
1 2 (6.90%) Juniper
2 1 (3.45%) Blue Prism
2 1 (3.45%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.45%) SAP