Period
to 24 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Architect was £71,250 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

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

Application Architect
England > South East
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 513 562 594
Rank change year-on-year +49 +32 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 24 66 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.081% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 22 56 48
South East median annual salary £71,250 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.62% - -1.52%
10th Percentile £47,500 £53,750 £54,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,875 £85,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,250 £70,000
% change year-on-year +4.09% -3.93% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 28673 36923 41407
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.68% 97.05% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24040 31438 33574
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Applications Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Architect in the South East

Applications Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Applications Architect in the South East

Applications Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Architect in the South East over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Architect in the South East

Applications Architect
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Architect within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +57 9 £80,000 +10.34%
Thames Valley +13 6 £75,000 +15.38%
Berkshire +32 5 £75,000 +15.38%
East Sussex - 5 £50,000 -
Hampshire +30 2 £55,000 -12.00%
West Sussex +14 1 £75,000 +21.95%
Kent - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £58,500 -
Applications Architect
England

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, Applications 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 South East region featuring Applications Architect in the job title.

1 9 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (29.17%) TOGAF
3 5 (20.83%) Citrix
3 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.83%) Linux
4 4 (16.67%) HTML5
4 4 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 4 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 4 (16.67%) CSS3
4 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (16.67%) Coaching
4 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (16.67%) C#
4 4 (16.67%) HTML
4 4 (16.67%) SOA
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 4 (16.67%) VBScript
4 4 (16.67%) VB
4 4 (16.67%) .NET
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (16.67%) Classic ASP
4 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (16.67%) CSS
4 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 4 (16.67%) JSON
4 4 (16.67%) jQuery

Applications Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
1 1 (4.17%) PaaS
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) HTTP
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
1 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (16.67%) Classic ASP
1 4 (16.67%) CSS
1 4 (16.67%) CSS3
1 4 (16.67%) Entity Framework
1 4 (16.67%) HTML
1 4 (16.67%) HTML5
1 4 (16.67%) jQuery
1 4 (16.67%) JSON
1 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (12.50%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (12.50%) REST
2 3 (12.50%) SOAP
3 2 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) TOGAF
2 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.67%) Coaching
3 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (16.67%) SOA
4 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (12.50%) IT Strategy
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) BPEL
5 2 (8.33%) BPMN
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps
5 2 (8.33%) IT Governance
5 2 (8.33%) OWASP
5 2 (8.33%) SABSA
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Security Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Service Design
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) C#
1 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
1 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
1 4 (16.67%) VB
1 4 (16.67%) VB6
1 4 (16.67%) VBScript
2 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) CGEIT
2 1 (4.17%) CISA
2 1 (4.17%) CISM
2 1 (4.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Citrix
2 3 (12.50%) IBM
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft