Period
to 29 May 2020

The median annual salary for an Architect was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

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

Architect
South East > Surrey
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 34 47 49
Rank change year-on-year +13 +2 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 153 223 289
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 6.36% 5.15% 5.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.63% 5.36% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 143 185 192
Median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% -3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £58,750 £52,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £111,250 £109,500
South East median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 2,308 4,162 5,044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.01% 96.10% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,975 3,467 4,229
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +4.40%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £68,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Surrey

Architect
Salary Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Architect in Surrey.

Salary trend for Architect in Surrey

Architect
Salary Histogram in Surrey

Salary distribution for jobs citing Architect in Surrey over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Architect in Surrey

Architect
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 29 May 2020. 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
Guildford +5 26 £67,500 -37.21% 3
Reigate -13 16 £67,500 +12.50% 1
Leatherhead +47 11 £97,500 +34.48%
Egham +6 11 - -
Epsom +10 7 £60,000 -11.11%
Tadworth - 5 £77,500 -
Godalming - 4 £65,000 -
Woking +2 3 £80,000 +18.52%
Staines -3 3 £70,000 -9.68% 2
Farnham - 3 £75,000 -
Banstead - 2 £87,500 -
Redhill -11 1 £65,500 -9.66%
Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, 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 Surrey region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 56 (36.60%) Azure
2 45 (29.41%) Finance
3 35 (22.88%) DevOps
4 34 (22.22%) Linux
5 33 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (19.61%) Microsoft
7 27 (17.65%) Java
8 25 (16.34%) AWS
9 23 (15.03%) Oracle
9 23 (15.03%) Unix
9 23 (15.03%) Windows
10 22 (14.38%) Risk Management
10 22 (14.38%) Firewall
10 22 (14.38%) Data Centre
11 21 (13.73%) TOGAF
12 20 (13.07%) VPN
13 19 (12.42%) Security Architecture
13 19 (12.42%) Cybersecurity
14 17 (11.11%) Middleware
14 17 (11.11%) Migration
15 16 (10.46%) VMware
15 16 (10.46%) WAN
15 16 (10.46%) OWASP
15 16 (10.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 15 (9.80%) Presales
16 15 (9.80%) Hybrid Cloud
16 15 (9.80%) Coaching
17 14 (9.15%) SAP
17 14 (9.15%) Technical Architecture
17 14 (9.15%) Degree

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 11 (7.19%) NetWeaver
1 11 (7.19%) SAP Portal
2 4 (2.61%) Apache
2 4 (2.61%) nginx
2 4 (2.61%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.61%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.65%) Confluence
4 1 (0.65%) IIS
4 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 11 (7.19%) SAP CRM
2 4 (2.61%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 56 (36.60%) Azure
2 25 (16.34%) AWS
3 12 (7.84%) Office 365
4 11 (7.19%) Serverless
5 9 (5.88%) AWS Lambda
6 8 (5.23%) PaaS
7 7 (4.58%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (4.58%) Amazon S3
7 7 (4.58%) AWS Step Functions
7 7 (4.58%) Kong
8 6 (3.92%) SaaS
9 4 (2.61%) IaaS
10 3 (1.96%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (1.96%) GCP
10 3 (1.96%) GitHub
11 2 (1.31%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (1.31%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (1.31%) Azure Functions
11 2 (1.31%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (1.31%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.38%) Firewall
2 20 (13.07%) VPN
3 16 (10.46%) WAN
4 13 (8.50%) Network Security
5 3 (1.96%) IPsec
5 3 (1.96%) Software-Defined Networking
5 3 (1.96%) SSL
5 3 (1.96%) WLAN
6 2 (1.31%) LAN
7 1 (0.65%) DHCP
7 1 (0.65%) DNS
7 1 (0.65%) Internet
7 1 (0.65%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.19%) SAP BW
1 11 (7.19%) SAP HANA
2 9 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.58%) Amazon Aurora
3 7 (4.58%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.27%) NewSQL
4 5 (3.27%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.31%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (1.31%) Big Data
5 2 (1.31%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 6 (3.92%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.61%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.61%) ProC
3 2 (1.31%) Travis CI
4 1 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 45 (29.41%) Finance
2 12 (7.84%) Legal
2 12 (7.84%) Retail
3 4 (2.61%) Back Office
3 4 (2.61%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.31%) Law
4 2 (1.31%) Military
5 1 (0.65%) Automotive
5 1 (0.65%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.11%) Middleware
2 11 (7.19%) SAP Basis
2 11 (7.19%) SAP XI
3 8 (5.23%) .NET
3 8 (5.23%) HTML
4 7 (4.58%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (2.61%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.96%) .NET Core
6 3 (1.96%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (1.96%) CSS
6 3 (1.96%) jQuery
6 3 (1.96%) JSON
6 3 (1.96%) Velocity
6 3 (1.96%) XML
7 2 (1.31%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (1.31%) HTML5
7 2 (1.31%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.38%) Data Centre
2 15 (9.80%) Hybrid Cloud
3 12 (7.84%) Public Cloud
4 9 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.88%) Replication
5 7 (4.58%) Cyber Defence
6 4 (2.61%) Cloud Native
6 4 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.96%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.31%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.31%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.31%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.65%) Clustering
9 1 (0.65%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.65%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (22.22%) Linux
2 23 (15.03%) Unix
2 23 (15.03%) Windows
3 10 (6.54%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.65%) Android
4 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (22.88%) DevOps
2 33 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (14.38%) Risk Management
4 21 (13.73%) TOGAF
5 19 (12.42%) Cybersecurity
5 19 (12.42%) Security Architecture
6 17 (11.11%) Migration
7 16 (10.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 16 (10.46%) OWASP
8 15 (9.80%) Coaching
8 15 (9.80%) Presales
9 14 (9.15%) Technical Architecture
9 14 (9.15%) Technical Leadership
10 13 (8.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (7.84%) CRM
11 12 (7.84%) Information Security
11 12 (7.84%) Microservices
12 11 (7.19%) Business Development
12 11 (7.19%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
12 11 (7.19%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (17.65%) Java
2 13 (8.50%) PowerShell
3 10 (6.54%) JavaScript
4 7 (4.58%) Python
4 7 (4.58%) SQL
5 5 (3.27%) C#
5 5 (3.27%) PHP
6 4 (2.61%) C
6 4 (2.61%) Perl
7 2 (1.31%) Scala
8 1 (0.65%) Ruby
8 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (9.15%) Degree
2 13 (8.50%) CISSP
3 12 (7.84%) CISA
4 11 (7.19%) CISM
5 8 (5.23%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.27%) CCNA
6 5 (3.27%) CCNP
6 5 (3.27%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.27%) DV Cleared
7 4 (2.61%) CCIE
7 4 (2.61%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (1.96%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.65%) APMP
9 1 (0.65%) CEH
9 1 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.65%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (5.88%) NIST
3 8 (5.23%) NIST 800
4 6 (3.92%) GDPR
5 3 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (1.96%) QA
6 1 (0.65%) COBIT
6 1 (0.65%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.65%) NCSC
6 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.96%) Docker
3 2 (1.31%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (6.54%) Kubernetes
2 7 (4.58%) Terraform
3 5 (3.27%) Ansible
4 3 (1.96%) Puppet
4 3 (1.96%) SCCM
5 2 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.65%) Avamar
6 1 (0.65%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.65%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.65%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.65%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.65%) vRealize
Vendors
1 30 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 23 (15.03%) Oracle
3 16 (10.46%) VMware
4 14 (9.15%) SAP
5 13 (8.50%) Cisco
6 9 (5.88%) Veeam
6 9 (5.88%) Zerto
7 8 (5.23%) F5
7 8 (5.23%) Palo Alto
8 2 (1.31%) Databricks
8 2 (1.31%) Dell
8 2 (1.31%) HP
8 2 (1.31%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.31%) Vertica
9 1 (0.65%) Cognos
9 1 (0.65%) Ivanti
9 1 (0.65%) Veritas
9 1 (0.65%) Xamarin