Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Data Architect was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 19 November 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 West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 268 308 359
Rank change year-on-year +40 +51 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 48 37 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.47% 0.34% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.35% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 30 26 8
South West median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £60,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.54% +7.00% -6.54%
10th Percentile £42,000 £40,563 £57,650
90th Percentile £77,500 £83,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +3.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 9964 10538 11547
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.55% 96.99% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8263 8900 9774
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,613 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in the South West

Data Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Data Architect in the South West

Data Architect
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architect in the South West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Architect in the South West

Data Architect
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Somerset - 23 £56,250 -
Dorset -1 11 £70,000 -12.50% 1
Wiltshire - 10 £72,500 -
Gloucestershire +11 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Bristol -20 1 - -
Data Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 West region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 35 (72.92%) Data Architecture
2 34 (70.83%) Data Modelling
3 31 (64.58%) Data Management
4 20 (41.67%) Finance
4 20 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (39.58%) TOGAF
6 18 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (37.50%) Data Strategy
7 17 (35.42%) Master Data Management
8 14 (29.17%) Data Governance
8 14 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
8 14 (29.17%) Data Structures
9 13 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (27.08%) Data Security
10 12 (25.00%) Big Data
11 11 (22.92%) Logical Data Model
11 11 (22.92%) Physical Data Model
11 11 (22.92%) Electronics
11 11 (22.92%) Telecoms
11 11 (22.92%) SAP
11 11 (22.92%) Data Analysis
11 11 (22.92%) Manufacturing
11 11 (22.92%) Programme Management
11 11 (22.92%) Marketing
11 11 (22.92%) Digital Marketing
12 10 (20.83%) Migration
12 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
12 10 (20.83%) SQL
12 10 (20.83%) Data Engineering
12 10 (20.83%) Geospatial Data

Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (14.58%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (14.58%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) Skype
2 1 (2.08%) 802.11
2 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (25.00%) Big Data
3 10 (20.83%) Geospatial Data
3 10 (20.83%) NoSQL
4 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (14.58%) Power BI
5 7 (14.58%) QlikView
5 7 (14.58%) Relational Database
5 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
5 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (10.42%) Data Mining
7 3 (6.25%) Data Lake
8 1 (2.08%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 20 (41.67%) Finance
2 11 (22.92%) Electronics
2 11 (22.92%) Manufacturing
2 11 (22.92%) Marketing
2 11 (22.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) XML
2 4 (8.33%) JSON
2 4 (8.33%) REST
2 4 (8.33%) SOAP
2 4 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (2.08%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Data Structures
2 13 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 7 (14.58%) Replication
5 5 (10.42%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 3 (6.25%) Renewable Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (72.92%) Data Architecture
2 34 (70.83%) Data Modelling
3 31 (64.58%) Data Management
4 20 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (39.58%) TOGAF
6 18 (37.50%) Data Strategy
7 17 (35.42%) Master Data Management
8 14 (29.17%) Data Governance
9 13 (27.08%) Data Security
10 11 (22.92%) Data Analysis
10 11 (22.92%) Digital Marketing
10 11 (22.92%) Logical Data Model
10 11 (22.92%) Physical Data Model
10 11 (22.92%) Programme Management
11 10 (20.83%) Data Engineering
11 10 (20.83%) Machine Learning
11 10 (20.83%) Migration
11 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
12 9 (18.75%) Data Migration
13 8 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) SQL
2 7 (14.58%) Java
2 7 (14.58%) Python
3 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.83%) Data Quality
2 8 (16.67%) GDPR
3 7 (14.58%) GCP
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) SAP
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) Tableau
5 1 (2.08%) Capita
5 1 (2.08%) Citrix
5 1 (2.08%) IBM
5 1 (2.08%) Informatica