Period
to 21 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Data Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

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

Data Architect
England > South East
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 445 416 449
Rank change year-on-year -29 +33 +124
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 100 188 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.35% 0.53% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.55% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 82 125 175
South East median annual salary £75,000 £68,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% +4.62% -7.14%
10th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £50,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £92,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +7.14%

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 27824 34384 41060
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 96.95% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 23200 28895 34104
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in the South East

Data Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Data Architect in the South East

Data Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architect in the South East over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Architect in the South East

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 Data Architect within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 October 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 -22 41 £77,500 +19.23% 3
Surrey +13 32 £65,000 -13.33% 1
Berkshire +17 30 £77,500 +19.23%
Hampshire +35 21 £75,000 -6.25% 1
West Sussex +9 11 £65,000 -10.34%
Buckinghamshire +5 9 £69,250 +8.63% 1
Kent +20 2 £67,500 +22.73%
Oxfordshire -24 2 £65,000 - 2
East Sussex +9 1 £65,000 -7.14%
Data Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, 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 Data Architect in the job title.

1 44 (44.00%) Big Data
2 34 (34.00%) Data Management
3 30 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 29 (29.00%) Analytics
5 25 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (22.00%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (22.00%) Hadoop
8 20 (20.00%) Data Integration
9 19 (19.00%) Data Architecture
9 19 (19.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 19 (19.00%) Data Centre
9 19 (19.00%) Data Strategy
10 18 (18.00%) Change Control
11 17 (17.00%) Amazon AWS
12 16 (16.00%) Presales
12 16 (16.00%) CCTV
12 16 (16.00%) Service Delivery
12 16 (16.00%) Java
13 15 (15.00%) Python
13 15 (15.00%) Apache Spark
13 15 (15.00%) Data Analytics
14 14 (14.00%) Master Data Management
14 14 (14.00%) NoSQL
15 13 (13.00%) TOGAF
16 12 (12.00%) Information Management
16 12 (12.00%) SOA
16 12 (12.00%) ETL
16 12 (12.00%) MySQL
16 12 (12.00%) Scrum

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 15 (15.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.00%) Data Lake Analytics
3 1 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) Wireless
2 1 (1.00%) BGP
2 1 (1.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.00%) DHCP
2 1 (1.00%) DNS
2 1 (1.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.00%) LAN
2 1 (1.00%) MPLS
2 1 (1.00%) OSPF
2 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.00%) VPN
2 1 (1.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (44.00%) Big Data
2 22 (22.00%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (22.00%) Hadoop
3 14 (14.00%) NoSQL
4 12 (12.00%) MySQL
5 11 (11.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (7.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (6.00%) Data Lake
8 5 (5.00%) Oracle Database
9 4 (4.00%) Relational Database
10 3 (3.00%) Apache Hive
10 3 (3.00%) RDBMS
10 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.00%) Impala
12 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 3 (3.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.00%) ERwin
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.00%) Rational Rose
2 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (11.00%) Finance
2 8 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.00%) Marketing
4 3 (3.00%) Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.00%) Kafka
2 11 (11.00%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (5.00%) Web Services
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 3 (3.00%) SOAP
4 3 (3.00%) XML
5 2 (2.00%) REST
6 1 (1.00%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.00%) JDBC
6 1 (1.00%) JSON
6 1 (1.00%) MDX
6 1 (1.00%) RESTful
6 1 (1.00%) Spring
6 1 (1.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.00%) Data Centre
2 16 (16.00%) CCTV
3 5 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.00%) Data Structures
4 4 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.00%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.00%) Linux
1 1 (1.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (34.00%) Data Management
2 30 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 29 (29.00%) Analytics
4 25 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (20.00%) Data Integration
7 19 (19.00%) Data Architecture
7 19 (19.00%) Data Strategy
7 19 (19.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 18 (18.00%) Change Control
9 16 (16.00%) Presales
9 16 (16.00%) Service Delivery
10 15 (15.00%) Data Analytics
11 14 (14.00%) Master Data Management
12 13 (13.00%) TOGAF
13 12 (12.00%) ETL
13 12 (12.00%) Information Management
13 12 (12.00%) Open Source
13 12 (12.00%) Scrum
13 12 (12.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.00%) Java
2 15 (15.00%) Python
3 11 (11.00%) C#
3 11 (11.00%) Ruby
4 8 (8.00%) SQL
5 3 (3.00%) C
5 3 (3.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.00%) Scala
6 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (5.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (3.00%) ISEB
2 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) CCNP
3 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.00%) GDPR
3 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (11.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (11.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.00%) Cobbler
2 1 (1.00%) Oozie
2 1 (1.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (11.00%) Oracle
2 5 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.00%) Tableau
4 3 (3.00%) Talend
5 2 (2.00%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.00%) Casewise
6 1 (1.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.00%) Cisco
6 1 (1.00%) Cognos
6 1 (1.00%) F5
6 1 (1.00%) Google
6 1 (1.00%) IBM
6 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.00%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.00%) Splunk