The median annual salary for an Architect was £69,713 in advertised job vacancies in Shropshire 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
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 45 28
Rank change year-on-year +19 -17  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 20 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 8.13% 2.25% 3.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.66% 2.34% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 4
Median salary £69,713 £63,308 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.11% +33.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,662 £43,300
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £72,662 £49,250
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 Shropshire. 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
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 231 428 203
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 93.90% 96.40% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 163 326 172
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Shropshire

Architect
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Architect in Shropshire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Shropshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Shropshire

Architect
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Telford +17 19 £69,344 +9.53% 2
Architect
West Midlands

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

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 Shropshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) Project Management
3 12 (57.14%) TOGAF
4 11 (52.38%) Network Design
4 11 (52.38%) Firewall
4 11 (52.38%) WAN
4 11 (52.38%) VPN
4 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (47.62%) Network Architecture
5 10 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (42.86%) ITIL
6 9 (42.86%) Virtual Environments
6 9 (42.86%) Pega
7 8 (38.10%) Case Management
7 8 (38.10%) Oracle
7 8 (38.10%) Documentum
7 8 (38.10%) Middleware
7 8 (38.10%) Business Analysis
8 6 (28.57%) Degree
8 6 (28.57%) CCNP
8 6 (28.57%) CCNA
8 6 (28.57%) CCDA
8 6 (28.57%) CCDP
8 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
8 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (23.81%) QMS
9 5 (23.81%) BPMN
9 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 8 (38.10%) Documentum
2 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
3 4 (19.05%) Apache
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 11 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (23.81%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) IaaS
2 5 (23.81%) Office 365
2 5 (23.81%) PaaS
2 5 (23.81%) SaaS
3 3 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Firewall
1 11 (52.38%) VPN
1 11 (52.38%) WAN
2 5 (23.81%) DHCP
2 5 (23.81%) DNS
3 4 (19.05%) BGP
3 4 (19.05%) ICMP
3 4 (19.05%) IPv4
3 4 (19.05%) IPv6
3 4 (19.05%) Multicast
3 4 (19.05%) OSPF
3 4 (19.05%) SSL
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
1 5 (23.81%) Selenium
2 4 (19.05%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) Middleware
2 5 (23.81%) JSON
2 5 (23.81%) REST
2 5 (23.81%) SOAP
2 5 (23.81%) WAP
2 5 (23.81%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 4 (19.05%) PKI
4 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.76%) Reinsurance
4 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) Project Management
3 12 (57.14%) TOGAF
4 11 (52.38%) Network Design
5 10 (47.62%) Network Architecture
6 9 (42.86%) ITIL
6 9 (42.86%) Virtual Environments
7 8 (38.10%) Business Analysis
7 8 (38.10%) Case Management
8 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (23.81%) BPEL
9 5 (23.81%) BPMN
9 5 (23.81%) Data Management
9 5 (23.81%) Document Management
9 5 (23.81%) QMS
9 5 (23.81%) Quality Management
9 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
9 5 (23.81%) SOA
9 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
9 5 (23.81%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (28.57%) CCDA
2 6 (28.57%) CCDP
2 6 (28.57%) CCNA
2 6 (28.57%) CCNP
2 6 (28.57%) Degree
3 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
4 4 (19.05%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) Disclosure Scotland
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Pega
2 8 (38.10%) Oracle
3 5 (23.81%) EMC
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
Telford
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services (RCDTS)
Salary: up to £71,500
Posted: 15 days ago
Telford
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services
Salary: £65,500- £72,450
Posted: 22 days ago