Period
to 20 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Data Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 348 433 413
Rank change year-on-year +85 -20 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 165 116 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.63% 0.38% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.39% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 140 89 124
South East median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £55,900 £56,250 £53,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 25,395 29,856 30,895
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.30% 96.69% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 21,011 24,933 25,617
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 +32 54 £75,000 -3.23% 12
Surrey +41 40 £68,000 +3.03% 1
Oxfordshire +44 29 £75,000 +20.00% 3
Hampshire +32 27 £67,500 -10.00% 5
West Sussex +10 27 £85,000 +30.77%
Berkshire -2 21 £67,500 -14.29% 9
East Sussex - 10 £56,250 - 1
Buckinghamshire +12 4 £76,250 +32.61%
Sussex - 4 £77,500 -
Kent +25 1 £60,000 -20.00% 1
Data Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, Data Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 117 (70.91%) Data Modelling
2 89 (53.94%) Data Architecture
3 81 (49.09%) Business Intelligence
4 80 (48.48%) Data Warehouse
5 73 (44.24%) Big Data
6 67 (40.61%) SQL
7 59 (35.76%) Agile Software Development
8 58 (35.15%) Data Integration
9 49 (29.70%) Analytics
10 46 (27.88%) ETL
11 44 (26.67%) Oracle
11 44 (26.67%) Data Management
12 43 (26.06%) Finance
13 42 (25.45%) Analytical Skills
14 36 (21.82%) Degree
15 33 (20.00%) Relational Database
15 33 (20.00%) Data Governance
15 33 (20.00%) Data Strategy
16 31 (18.79%) Data Analysis
17 29 (17.58%) Master Data Management
17 29 (17.58%) Logical Data Model
18 28 (16.97%) IT Strategy
18 28 (16.97%) Data Quality
18 28 (16.97%) Enterprise Architecture
18 28 (16.97%) Migration
19 26 (15.76%) Stakeholder Management
20 25 (15.15%) Physical Data Model
21 24 (14.55%) TOGAF
21 24 (14.55%) SQL Server
21 24 (14.55%) Data Migration

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 13 (7.88%) Apache Spark
2 6 (3.64%) Confluence
3 5 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.42%) Apache
4 4 (2.42%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.21%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Oracle Utilities
1 1 (0.61%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (9.70%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (9.70%) PaaS
3 11 (6.67%) IaaS
3 11 (6.67%) SaaS
4 5 (3.03%) Azure Data Factory
5 4 (2.42%) Apigee
6 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.30%) Internet
2 2 (1.21%) Broadband
2 2 (1.21%) Firewall
2 2 (1.21%) LAN
2 2 (1.21%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.61%) FCoE
3 1 (0.61%) SAN
3 1 (0.61%) SNMP
3 1 (0.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (48.48%) Data Warehouse
2 73 (44.24%) Big Data
3 33 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 24 (14.55%) SQL Server
5 20 (12.12%) NoSQL
6 18 (10.91%) Hadoop
7 15 (9.09%) Data Lake
7 15 (9.09%) RDBMS
8 8 (4.85%) MongoDB
8 8 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (4.24%) MySQL
9 7 (4.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (3.64%) Oracle Database
10 6 (3.64%) Power BI
11 5 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (3.03%) Star Schema
12 4 (2.42%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (2.42%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 9 (5.45%) JIRA
2 7 (4.24%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.42%) Axure RP
3 4 (2.42%) ERwin
4 1 (0.61%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (0.61%) Redmine
4 1 (0.61%) RStudio
4 1 (0.61%) Toad
General
1 43 (26.06%) Finance
2 9 (5.45%) Publishing
3 4 (2.42%) Financial Institution
3 4 (2.42%) Marketing
4 2 (1.21%) Back Office
4 2 (1.21%) Banking
4 2 (1.21%) Local Government
4 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.21%) Retail
4 2 (1.21%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.70%) Middleware
2 14 (8.48%) MDX
3 7 (4.24%) Kafka
4 3 (1.82%) XML
5 2 (1.21%) TensorFlow
6 1 (0.61%) Akka
6 1 (0.61%) JSON
6 1 (0.61%) scikit-learn
6 1 (0.61%) XBRL
6 1 (0.61%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 42 (25.45%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (11.52%) Taxonomies
3 16 (9.70%) User Experience
4 11 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.24%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (3.64%) Data Structures
6 6 (3.64%) Reinsurance
7 5 (3.03%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.61%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.61%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.52%) Unix
2 1 (0.61%) Linux
2 1 (0.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (70.91%) Data Modelling
2 89 (53.94%) Data Architecture
3 81 (49.09%) Business Intelligence
4 59 (35.76%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (35.15%) Data Integration
6 49 (29.70%) Analytics
7 46 (27.88%) ETL
8 44 (26.67%) Data Management
9 33 (20.00%) Data Governance
9 33 (20.00%) Data Strategy
10 31 (18.79%) Data Analysis
11 29 (17.58%) Logical Data Model
11 29 (17.58%) Master Data Management
12 28 (16.97%) Enterprise Architecture
12 28 (16.97%) IT Strategy
12 28 (16.97%) Migration
13 26 (15.76%) Stakeholder Management
14 25 (15.15%) Physical Data Model
15 24 (14.55%) Data Migration
15 24 (14.55%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 67 (40.61%) SQL
2 22 (13.33%) PL/SQL
3 11 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 8 (4.85%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 8 (4.85%) R
5 5 (3.03%) Java
6 4 (2.42%) Python
7 2 (1.21%) C#
7 2 (1.21%) Scala
8 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (21.82%) Degree
2 5 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (3.03%) Master's Degree
3 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.82%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.82%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.21%) MCSE
4 2 (1.21%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.61%) CCNA
5 1 (0.61%) CCNP
5 1 (0.61%) CISSP
5 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.61%) GIAC
5 1 (0.61%) ISEB
5 1 (0.61%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (0.61%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.61%) OCA
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.61%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (16.97%) Data Quality
2 12 (7.27%) GDPR
3 5 (3.03%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.42%) PA-DSS
5 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Docker
1 1 (0.61%) NFS
1 1 (0.61%) Samba
1 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.61%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (2.42%) Kibana
2 1 (0.61%) Ansible
2 1 (0.61%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.61%) Nagios
2 1 (0.61%) Puppet
2 1 (0.61%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 44 (26.67%) Oracle
2 20 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 17 (10.30%) Tableau
4 10 (6.06%) Hortonworks
5 6 (3.64%) Talend
6 5 (3.03%) Ab Initio
6 5 (3.03%) Alteryx
6 5 (3.03%) Cloudera
6 5 (3.03%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (2.42%) MuleSoft
7 4 (2.42%) Teradata
8 3 (1.82%) Netezza
9 2 (1.21%) Cisco
9 2 (1.21%) Cognos
9 2 (1.21%) SAP
9 2 (1.21%) TOWER Software
9 2 (1.21%) VMware
10 1 (0.61%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (0.61%) Juniper
10 1 (0.61%) NetApp