Period
to 20 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Service Design Architect was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the UK excluding London during the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

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

Service Design Architect
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 881 894 967
Rank change year-on-year +13 +73 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Design Architect 8 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.009% 0.012% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.013% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 1
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% -16.67% -3.23%
UK median annual salary £57,750 £62,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year -7.60% -13.79% +26.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. 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
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies in the UK excluding London with a recognized job title 88,586 93,290 106,935
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.55% 96.92% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 71,052 76,384 87,973
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

Service Design Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings that featured Service Design Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Service Design Architect in the UK excluding London

Service Design Architect
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Service Design Architect in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Service Design Architect in the UK excluding London

Service Design Architect
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Design Architect within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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
North of England +45 5 £57,500 -8.00%
North West +5 3 £57,500 -8.00%
South West - 2 £58,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Midlands +28 1 £55,000 -
East Midlands +3 1 £55,000 -
Service Design Architect
UK

Service Design Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, Service Design 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 UK excluding London region featuring Service Design Architect in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Service Design
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Service Management
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL V3
4 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (37.50%) ITSM
5 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (37.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 3 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (25.00%) Due Diligence
6 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Smart Meter
6 2 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (25.00%) Operations Management
6 2 (25.00%) Use Case
6 2 (25.00%) Data Management
6 2 (25.00%) NHS
6 2 (25.00%) Project Management
7 1 (12.50%) SLA
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
7 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (12.50%) Release Management

Service Design Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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:

General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (25.00%) NHS
1 2 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Service Design
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Service Management
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL V3
4 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (37.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 3 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (37.50%) ITSM
5 3 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
6 2 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (25.00%) Data Management
6 2 (25.00%) Due Diligence
6 2 (25.00%) Operations Management
6 2 (25.00%) Project Management
6 2 (25.00%) Use Case
7 1 (12.50%) Release Management
7 1 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
7 1 (12.50%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow