Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Architect was £69,713 in advertised job vacancies in Telford during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Architect
Shropshire > Telford
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 42 17
Rank change year-on-year +18 -25 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 32 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Telford 9.04% 2.63% 8.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.58% 2.79% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 23
Telford median annual salary £69,713 £63,654 £63,299
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +0.56% +2.09%
10th Percentile £53,625 £50,763 £49,681
90th Percentile £71,500 £71,000 £65,484
Shropshire median annual salary £69,713 £63,654 £63,299
% change year-on-year +9.52% +0.56% +2.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Telford. 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
Telford
Permanent vacancies in Telford with a recognized job title 334 394 312
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.35% 94.03% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 233 278 214
Telford median annual salary £40,000 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.91% -1.88% +23.08%
10th Percentile £22,813 £22,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £70,485 £58,750 £65,480
Shropshire median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% +7.14%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Telford

Architect
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Salary trend for Architect in Telford

Architect
Salary Histogram in Telford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Telford over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Telford

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 Telford region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (81.25%) TOGAF
3 20 (62.50%) Project Management
4 19 (59.38%) Middleware
5 18 (56.25%) Documentum
5 18 (56.25%) Business Analysis
5 18 (56.25%) Pega
5 18 (56.25%) Case Management
6 16 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
6 16 (50.00%) ITIL
7 14 (43.75%) Web Services
8 13 (40.63%) Network Design
8 13 (40.63%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (40.63%) Test Automation
8 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (40.63%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (40.63%) Software Architecture
9 12 (37.50%) Puppet
9 12 (37.50%) Jenkins
9 12 (37.50%) Build Automation
9 12 (37.50%) Selenium
9 12 (37.50%) SOA
10 11 (34.38%) EMC
10 11 (34.38%) SLA
10 11 (34.38%) Tomcat
10 11 (34.38%) SOAP
10 11 (34.38%) BPEL
10 11 (34.38%) Document Management
10 11 (34.38%) Data Management
10 11 (34.38%) Quality Management

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford 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 18 (56.25%) Documentum
2 11 (34.38%) Tomcat
3 10 (31.25%) Apache
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 13 (40.63%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (21.88%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (12.50%) IaaS
3 4 (12.50%) Office 365
3 4 (12.50%) PaaS
3 4 (12.50%) SaaS
4 2 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) Firewall
1 10 (31.25%) VPN
1 10 (31.25%) WAN
2 4 (12.50%) BGP
2 4 (12.50%) DHCP
2 4 (12.50%) DNS
2 4 (12.50%) ICMP
2 4 (12.50%) IPv4
2 4 (12.50%) IPv6
2 4 (12.50%) Multicast
2 4 (12.50%) OSPF
2 4 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Jenkins
1 12 (37.50%) Selenium
2 10 (31.25%) Maven
3 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
1 3 (9.38%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) Middleware
2 14 (43.75%) Web Services
3 11 (34.38%) REST
3 11 (34.38%) SOAP
4 4 (12.50%) JSON
4 4 (12.50%) WAP
5 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 4 (12.50%) PKI
4 3 (9.38%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (81.25%) TOGAF
3 20 (62.50%) Project Management
4 18 (56.25%) Business Analysis
4 18 (56.25%) Case Management
5 16 (50.00%) ITIL
5 16 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
6 13 (40.63%) Network Design
6 13 (40.63%) Software Architecture
6 13 (40.63%) Test Automation
7 12 (37.50%) Build Automation
7 12 (37.50%) SOA
8 11 (34.38%) BPEL
8 11 (34.38%) Data Management
8 11 (34.38%) Document Management
8 11 (34.38%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 11 (34.38%) Quality Management
8 11 (34.38%) Risk Management
8 11 (34.38%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (34.38%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
2 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (28.13%) Degree
4 6 (18.75%) CCDA
4 6 (18.75%) CCDP
4 6 (18.75%) CCNA
4 6 (18.75%) CCNP
5 4 (12.50%) CCIE
6 1 (3.13%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) Disclosure Scotland
1 11 (34.38%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) Puppet
2 2 (6.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Pega
2 11 (34.38%) EMC
3 10 (31.25%) Oracle
4 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.13%) webMethods