The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BI Architect
UK
Rank 803 806 809
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Architect 62 135 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.074% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 54 94 126
Median salary £67,500 £65,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.84% -10.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £46,900 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - -14.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80774 98602 101550
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.35% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 66963 82534 82926
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Business Intelligence Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Business Intelligence Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Architect in the UK

Business Intelligence Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence Architect in the UK

Business Intelligence Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Architect over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence Architect in the UK

Business Intelligence Architect
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +35 62 £67,500 +1.88% 7
London +29 26 £80,000 +12.67% 5
South West - 15 £65,000 -
South East +43 14 £60,000 -5.88%
City of London +43 8 £72,500 +31.81% 4
Surrey - 8 £57,500 -
West Sussex +13 6 £60,000 -11.11%
Swindon - 4 £65,000 -
Somerset - 4 £67,500 -
Wiltshire - 4 £65,000 -
East of England +23 3 £60,000 -14.28%
Buckinghamshire +17 3 £85,000 +36.82%
East Midlands -16 3 £75,000 +25.00% 2
Bristol - 3 £65,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £45,000 -
Gloucester - 3 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes +10 2 - -
Manchester -25 2 £67,500 -
North West -25 2 £67,500 +46.74%
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Redhill - 2 £55,000 -
Luton - 2 - -
Stevenage - 2 - -
Watford - 2 - -
Hatfield - 2 - -
Bath - 2 £67,500 -
Ipswich +30 1 £60,000 -20.00%
Suffolk +30 1 £60,000 -20.00%
West Midlands +24 1 £40,000 -27.27%

Business Intelligence Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Business Intelligence 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 featuring Business Intelligence Architect in the job title.

1 141 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 70 (49.65%) Data Warehouse
3 63 (44.68%) Analytics
4 58 (41.13%) SQL
5 49 (34.75%) SQL Server
5 49 (34.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 46 (32.62%) Microsoft
7 45 (31.91%) Power BI
8 44 (31.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 39 (27.66%) Data Modelling
10 34 (24.11%) ETL
11 33 (23.40%) Microsoft Azure
12 32 (22.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 26 (18.44%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (18.44%) Data Management
14 25 (17.73%) Tableau
15 24 (17.02%) Presales
16 23 (16.31%) Hadoop
17 21 (14.89%) Data Architecture
17 21 (14.89%) Finance
18 20 (14.18%) Retail
18 20 (14.18%) Visualisation
18 20 (14.18%) SQL Server 2014
19 19 (13.48%) Big Data
19 19 (13.48%) QlikView
19 19 (13.48%) Oracle
20 17 (12.06%) .NET
20 17 (12.06%) Amazon AWS
20 17 (12.06%) Master Data Management
20 17 (12.06%) Relational Database

Business Intelligence Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 14 (9.93%) SAS
2 9 (6.38%) Apache Pig
3 8 (5.67%) Apache Spark
3 8 (5.67%) NetWeaver
4 4 (2.84%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.13%) Apache
6 2 (1.42%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.71%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (6.38%) SPSS Modeler
2 5 (3.55%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.42%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 33 (23.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (12.06%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (6.38%) Data Lake Analytics
4 4 (2.84%) Azure Machine Learning
4 4 (2.84%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.13%) PaaS
6 2 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.42%) IaaS
7 1 (0.71%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.84%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (49.65%) Data Warehouse
2 49 (34.75%) SQL Server
2 49 (34.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (31.91%) Power BI
4 44 (31.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (22.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 23 (16.31%) Hadoop
7 20 (14.18%) SQL Server 2014
8 19 (13.48%) Big Data
8 19 (13.48%) QlikView
9 17 (12.06%) Relational Database
10 16 (11.35%) BusinessObjects
11 14 (9.93%) Azure SQL Database
12 12 (8.51%) NoSQL
12 12 (8.51%) RDBMS
13 11 (7.80%) Data Lake
14 10 (7.09%) Apache Hive
15 9 (6.38%) HDInsight
16 8 (5.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
16 8 (5.67%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (4.96%) Talend Open Studio
1 7 (4.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (14.89%) Finance
2 20 (14.18%) Retail
3 10 (7.09%) Legal
4 6 (4.26%) Banking
5 3 (2.13%) Advertising
5 3 (2.13%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.06%) .NET
2 16 (11.35%) MDX
3 3 (2.13%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.13%) Kafka
3 3 (2.13%) RESTful
4 2 (1.42%) COM
5 1 (0.71%) J2EE
5 1 (0.71%) Lucene
5 1 (0.71%) ODBC
5 1 (0.71%) REST
5 1 (0.71%) SOAP
5 1 (0.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (6.38%) User Experience
2 6 (4.26%) Data Structures
2 6 (4.26%) FMCG
3 5 (3.55%) Cyber Attack
4 4 (2.84%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.42%) Blog
6 2 (1.42%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.71%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 63 (44.68%) Analytics
3 39 (27.66%) Data Modelling
4 34 (24.11%) ETL
5 26 (18.44%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (18.44%) Data Management
6 24 (17.02%) Presales
7 21 (14.89%) Data Architecture
8 20 (14.18%) Visualisation
9 17 (12.06%) Master Data Management
10 16 (11.35%) Data Analytics
10 16 (11.35%) Scrum
11 14 (9.93%) Business Analytics
12 13 (9.22%) Data Integration
12 13 (9.22%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (8.51%) CRM
14 11 (7.80%) Kimball Methodology
15 10 (7.09%) Data Visualisation
15 10 (7.09%) Migration
16 9 (6.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 58 (41.13%) SQL
2 14 (9.93%) C#
2 14 (9.93%) T-SQL
3 13 (9.22%) R
4 11 (7.80%) Java
4 11 (7.80%) Python
5 9 (6.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 8 (5.67%) ABAP
7 2 (1.42%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.42%) Perl
7 2 (1.42%) Ruby
8 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (6.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (0.71%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) Oozie
Vendors
1 46 (32.62%) Microsoft
2 25 (17.73%) Tableau
3 19 (13.48%) Oracle
4 12 (8.51%) Cognos
5 9 (6.38%) IBM
5 9 (6.38%) Teradata
6 8 (5.67%) SAP
7 7 (4.96%) Talend
8 5 (3.55%) Informatica
9 4 (2.84%) Forcepoint
10 3 (2.13%) Birst
11 2 (1.42%) Hortonworks
11 2 (1.42%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (1.42%) Netezza
11 2 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.71%) Cloudera
12 1 (0.71%) Google
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