The median annual salary for a IT Architect was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 381 405 439
Rank change year-on-year +24 +34  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 15 43 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.10% 0.22% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.23% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 38 15
Median salary £62,500 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,250 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £77,250 £76,500
UK excluding London median salary £64,000 £70,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -8.57% -6.66%  

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 14466 18825 20301
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.49% 96.68% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12097 16070 16349
Median salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.16% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 28 March 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 28 March 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 +47 4 £55,000 -21.42%
Berkshire +23 4 £50,000 -28.57%
Hampshire +17 2 £52,625 -22.03% 3
Middlesex - 2 £91,250 -
West Sussex - 2 £64,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £64,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £56,986 -
IT Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 14 (34.15%) TOGAF
2 13 (31.71%) ITIL
3 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
3 12 (29.27%) SAN
4 10 (24.39%) Cisco
4 10 (24.39%) VMware
4 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (24.39%) ITIL V3
5 9 (21.95%) Degree
5 9 (21.95%) Firewall
5 9 (21.95%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
6 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
6 8 (19.51%) MCSE
6 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (17.07%) Presales
7 7 (17.07%) IT Strategy
8 6 (14.63%) Mathematics
8 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
8 6 (14.63%) Information Security
9 5 (12.20%) Finance
9 5 (12.20%) Quality Management
9 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
9 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
9 5 (12.20%) CCNP
9 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
9 5 (12.20%) QMS
9 5 (12.20%) PCI DSS
9 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) Documentum
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.32%) IaaS
3 2 (4.88%) Office 365
3 2 (4.88%) PaaS
3 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) SAN
2 9 (21.95%) Firewall
3 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (9.76%) LAN
4 4 (9.76%) WAN
4 4 (9.76%) WLAN
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.44%) DNS
5 1 (2.44%) Network Security
5 1 (2.44%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (2.44%) VLAN
5 1 (2.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) Big Data
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Back Office
3 1 (2.44%) Billing
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
2 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (9.76%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) TOGAF
2 13 (31.71%) ITIL
3 10 (24.39%) ITIL V3
4 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (17.07%) IT Strategy
5 7 (17.07%) Presales
6 6 (14.63%) Information Security
6 6 (14.63%) Mathematics
7 5 (12.20%) QMS
7 5 (12.20%) Quality Management
8 4 (9.76%) ArchiMate
8 4 (9.76%) Coaching
8 4 (9.76%) Data Architecture
8 4 (9.76%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (9.76%) Logistics
8 4 (9.76%) MODAF
8 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
8 4 (9.76%) Threat Management
8 4 (9.76%) Visualisation
9 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) Java
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) C#
2 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 8 (19.51%) MCSE
2 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (12.20%) CCNP
4 3 (7.32%) CCNA
5 2 (4.88%) CISSP
6 1 (2.44%) CCIE
6 1 (2.44%) CISM
6 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) GIAC
6 1 (2.44%) ISSAP
6 1 (2.44%) SANS
6 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.32%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (7.32%) ISA Server
4 3 (7.32%) UAG
4 3 (7.32%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 10 (24.39%) Cisco
2 10 (24.39%) VMware
3 4 (9.76%) Juniper
4 3 (7.32%) Dell
4 3 (7.32%) HP
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle
5 2 (4.88%) SAP
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix
6 1 (2.44%) EMC
6 1 (2.44%) Kofax
6 1 (2.44%) NetApp
6 1 (2.44%) Remedy
6 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.44%) TOWER Software
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