Period
to 15 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Big Data Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

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

Big Data Architect
England > South East
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 514 555 648
Rank change year-on-year +41 +93 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Architect 32 40 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.10% 0.12% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 37 22 16
South East median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% -13.33%
10th Percentile £65,000 £60,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £104,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £80,000 £82,500 £82,500
% change year-on-year -3.03% - -2.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 30268 32953 41038
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.65% 97.09% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 25236 27568 34484
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

Big Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Big Data Architect in the South East

Big Data Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Big Data Architect in the South East

Big Data Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data Architect in the South East over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Big Data Architect in the South East

Big Data 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 Big Data Architect within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
Thames Valley +7 15 £77,500 +6.90%
Berkshire +42 14 £77,500 -18.42%
Surrey -1 11 £65,000 -3.70% 1
West Sussex +9 7 £65,000 -3.70%
Hampshire - 6 £77,500 -
Buckinghamshire +8 1 £52,500 -19.23%
Big Data Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, Big Data 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 Big Data Architect in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) Big Data
2 25 (78.13%) Analytics
3 15 (46.88%) Data Integration
3 15 (46.88%) Data Management
4 14 (43.75%) Hadoop
5 13 (40.63%) Telecoms
6 12 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (37.50%) Data Analytics
6 12 (37.50%) Big Data Analytics
6 12 (37.50%) Kafka
6 12 (37.50%) Apache Spark
7 10 (31.25%) Data Modelling
8 9 (28.13%) Business Analytics
8 9 (28.13%) NoSQL
9 8 (25.00%) Data Quality
9 8 (25.00%) Information Management
9 8 (25.00%) Data Strategy
10 7 (21.88%) Master Data Management
10 7 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (21.88%) Java
10 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (21.88%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (21.88%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (18.75%) Domain-Driven Design
11 6 (18.75%) Open Source
11 6 (18.75%) C#
11 6 (18.75%) Python
11 6 (18.75%) MySQL
11 6 (18.75%) SOA

Big Data 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 12 (37.50%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) Big Data
2 14 (43.75%) Hadoop
3 9 (28.13%) NoSQL
4 7 (21.88%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (18.75%) MySQL
6 2 (6.25%) Apache Hive
6 2 (6.25%) Data Lake
6 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.13%) HBase
7 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.13%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.13%) Maven
1 1 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (40.63%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) Kafka
2 7 (21.88%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) Analytics
2 15 (46.88%) Data Integration
2 15 (46.88%) Data Management
3 12 (37.50%) Big Data Analytics
3 12 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (37.50%) Data Analytics
4 10 (31.25%) Data Modelling
5 9 (28.13%) Business Analytics
6 8 (25.00%) Data Strategy
6 8 (25.00%) Information Management
7 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (21.88%) Master Data Management
8 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (18.75%) Domain-Driven Design
8 6 (18.75%) Open Source
8 6 (18.75%) Scrum
8 6 (18.75%) SOA
9 3 (9.38%) Data Architecture
10 2 (6.25%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) Java
2 6 (18.75%) C#
2 6 (18.75%) Python
2 6 (18.75%) Ruby
3 3 (9.38%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (3.13%) Cloudera
3 1 (3.13%) Tableau