The median annual salary for an IT Architect was £74,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

IT Architect
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 354 404 453
Rank change year-on-year +50 +49  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 33 38 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.22% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 17
Median salary £74,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.06% +3.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,589 £57,300 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £84,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £69,856 £69,250 £65,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +6.53%  

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 13991 17674 20705
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.62% 96.97% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11722 15033 16859
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured IT Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Architect in the South East

IT Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for IT Architect in the South East

IT Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Architect in the South East over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Architect in the South East

IT 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 IT Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
Surrey +37 10 £70,000 -22.22%
Hampshire +21 9 £80,000 -5.88%
Oxfordshire +16 4 £59,743 -
Berkshire +22 3 £75,000 +8.30%
Middlesex - 3 £74,000 -
Buckinghamshire -15 2 - -
Kent - 1 £47,500 -
IT Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT 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 IT Architect in the job title.

1 18 (40.91%) TOGAF
2 11 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 9 (20.45%) ArchiMate
4 8 (18.18%) Project Management
4 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (15.91%) ITIL
5 7 (15.91%) Finance
5 7 (15.91%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (15.91%) Degree
6 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
6 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (13.64%) Security Architecture
6 6 (13.64%) ITIL V3
6 6 (13.64%) Firewall
6 6 (13.64%) MCSE
6 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (11.36%) CCNP
7 5 (11.36%) VMware
7 5 (11.36%) Information Security
7 5 (11.36%) Programme Management
7 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (11.36%) Presales
8 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
8 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
8 4 (9.09%) MODAF
8 4 (9.09%) Marketing
8 4 (9.09%) Visualisation
8 4 (9.09%) Big Data
8 4 (9.09%) Logistics

IT 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) IaaS
2 2 (4.55%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) PaaS
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) Firewall
2 4 (9.09%) SAN
3 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.27%) Network Security
4 1 (2.27%) VPN
4 1 (2.27%) Wireless
4 1 (2.27%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Marketing
3 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.55%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) TOGAF
2 11 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 9 (20.45%) ArchiMate
4 8 (18.18%) Project Management
5 7 (15.91%) ITIL
5 7 (15.91%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (13.64%) ITIL V3
6 6 (13.64%) Security Architecture
7 5 (11.36%) Information Security
7 5 (11.36%) Presales
7 5 (11.36%) Programme Management
8 4 (9.09%) Logistics
8 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
8 4 (9.09%) MODAF
8 4 (9.09%) Visualisation
9 3 (6.82%) Data Architecture
9 3 (6.82%) Financial Analysis
9 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.82%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (6.82%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) Java
1 1 (2.27%) PHP
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (15.91%) Degree
2 6 (13.64%) MCSE
2 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (11.36%) CCNP
4 3 (6.82%) ISEB
5 2 (4.55%) MBA
6 1 (2.27%) CCIE
6 1 (2.27%) CCNA
6 1 (2.27%) CISSP
6 1 (2.27%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) GDPR
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.27%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.27%) UAG
2 1 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) VMware
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco
4 2 (4.55%) Juniper
4 2 (4.55%) SAP
5 1 (2.27%) Dell
5 1 (2.27%) HP
5 1 (2.27%) Remedy
5 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
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