Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Architect
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 55 25
Rank change year-on-year -2 -30 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 17 32 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.99% 3.26% 7.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 3.29% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 54
Suffolk median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.04% -4.17%
10th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £47,875
90th Percentile £84,500 £83,125 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +3.85% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies in Suffolk with a recognized job title 561 974 870
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.59% 99.08% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 527 852 752
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -10.26% -2.50%
10th Percentile £22,900 £22,750 £23,025
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £59,515
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Suffolk

Architect
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Architect in Suffolk

Architect
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Suffolk over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Suffolk

Architect
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 22 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
Ipswich +9 16 £65,000 -
Architect
East of England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Suffolk region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 13 (76.47%) TOGAF
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
4 7 (41.18%) ERP
4 7 (41.18%) Degree
4 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
4 7 (41.18%) ArchiMate
4 7 (41.18%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (35.29%) Retail
5 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (35.29%) SOA
6 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (23.53%) Google
7 4 (23.53%) Analytics
7 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (23.53%) Microservices
7 4 (23.53%) Customer-Centricity
8 3 (17.65%) IaaS
8 3 (17.65%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (17.65%) ETL
8 3 (17.65%) Project Management
8 3 (17.65%) MVC
8 3 (17.65%) .NET
8 3 (17.65%) C#
8 3 (17.65%) SAP

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 3 (17.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon S3
3 3 (17.65%) IaaS
3 3 (17.65%) PaaS
3 3 (17.65%) SaaS
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (17.65%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (11.76%) Big Data
6 2 (11.76%) Looker
7 1 (5.88%) Kalido
7 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (35.29%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
1 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (11.76%) REST
2 2 (11.76%) WCF
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (17.65%) PDA
4 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
4 2 (11.76%) N-Tier
5 1 (5.88%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) TOGAF
2 7 (41.18%) ArchiMate
2 7 (41.18%) ERP
3 6 (35.29%) SOA
4 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
5 4 (23.53%) Analytics
5 4 (23.53%) Customer-Centricity
5 4 (23.53%) Microservices
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (17.65%) CRM
6 3 (17.65%) Data Integration
6 3 (17.65%) ETL
6 3 (17.65%) MVC
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
6 3 (17.65%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.76%) UML
7 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) MCP
2 2 (11.76%) MCSD
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Google
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) SAP
4 2 (11.76%) Tableau
5 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.88%) Informatica