Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Architect was £68,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

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

BI Architect
UK
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1052 1041 1003
Rank change year-on-year -11 -38 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Architect 136 182 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.076% 0.096% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.100% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 132 134 262
UK median annual salary £68,750 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.17% +3.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £50,250 £48,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £93,375 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -10.71% +7.69% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 171576 182627 210672
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 137617 152768 175132
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Business Intelligence Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence Architect in the UK

Business Intelligence Architect
Top 12 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 6 months to 25 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
England -38 126 £70,000 -3.45% 5
UK excluding London -4 66 £62,500 -10.71% 4
London -6 62 £75,000 - 1
South East +37 28 £65,000 -10.34% 1
Midlands +34 17 £57,500 -17.86% 1
North of England +7 17 £57,500 +0.44% 2
North West +3 17 £57,500 +9.52% 2
West Midlands - 12 £57,500 - 1
East Midlands +13 5 £55,000 -21.43%
Scotland - 2 £68,750 -
South West -6 1 £43,500 -0.57%
East of England -8 1 - -

Business Intelligence Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

1 136 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 88 (64.71%) Data Warehouse
3 60 (44.12%) ETL
4 56 (41.18%) Data Management
5 48 (35.29%) SQL
5 48 (35.29%) Master Data Management
6 43 (31.62%) Data Modelling
7 40 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 40 (29.41%) Analytics
8 39 (28.68%) Big Data
9 38 (27.94%) Finance
10 37 (27.21%) Data Governance
11 36 (26.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 36 (26.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 36 (26.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 30 (22.06%) Microsoft
13 29 (21.32%) Virtual Team
14 28 (20.59%) Data Extraction
15 25 (18.38%) Microsoft Azure
16 23 (16.91%) Data Strategy
17 22 (16.18%) Data Architecture
18 19 (13.97%) Tableau
18 19 (13.97%) Informatica
18 19 (13.97%) Oracle
19 18 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
19 18 (13.24%) Migration
19 18 (13.24%) Data Integration
19 18 (13.24%) Power BI
20 17 (12.50%) Hadoop
20 17 (12.50%) Data Quality

Business Intelligence Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 8 (5.88%) SAS
2 5 (3.68%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.21%) Apache
3 3 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.47%) CMS
Business Applications
1 8 (5.88%) SAP Retail
2 1 (0.74%) SAP MDG
2 1 (0.74%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 25 (18.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (8.09%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.41%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 5 (3.68%) PaaS
5 4 (2.94%) Azure Data Factory
6 3 (2.21%) IaaS
6 3 (2.21%) SaaS
7 2 (1.47%) Azure Machine Learning
7 2 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.74%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 1 (0.74%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (64.71%) Data Warehouse
2 40 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 39 (28.68%) Big Data
4 36 (26.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 36 (26.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 36 (26.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (13.24%) Power BI
6 17 (12.50%) Hadoop
7 13 (9.56%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (7.35%) QlikView
8 10 (7.35%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (6.62%) OLAP
9 9 (6.62%) Oracle BI EE
9 9 (6.62%) SAP BW
10 7 (5.15%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 7 (5.15%) Relational Database
10 7 (5.15%) SAP HANA
10 7 (5.15%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (3.68%) Data Lake
11 5 (3.68%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (8.09%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.74%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.74%) ERwin
3 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.74%) JIRA
3 1 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 38 (27.94%) Finance
2 15 (11.03%) Retail
3 6 (4.41%) Marketing
4 5 (3.68%) Advertising
5 2 (1.47%) Back Office
6 1 (0.74%) Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.56%) MDX
2 11 (8.09%) .NET
3 4 (2.94%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.47%) Velocity
4 2 (1.47%) Web Services
5 1 (0.74%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.74%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.74%) Middleware
5 1 (0.74%) REST
5 1 (0.74%) SOAP
5 1 (0.74%) WSDL
5 1 (0.74%) XML
5 1 (0.74%) XML Messaging
5 1 (0.74%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 29 (21.32%) Virtual Team
2 12 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.41%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.68%) FMCG
5 4 (2.94%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.94%) Replication
6 3 (2.21%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.21%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.74%) Fintech
7 1 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 60 (44.12%) ETL
3 56 (41.18%) Data Management
4 48 (35.29%) Master Data Management
5 43 (31.62%) Data Modelling
6 40 (29.41%) Analytics
7 37 (27.21%) Data Governance
8 28 (20.59%) Data Extraction
9 23 (16.91%) Data Strategy
10 22 (16.18%) Data Architecture
11 18 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (13.24%) Data Integration
11 18 (13.24%) Migration
12 14 (10.29%) Data Analytics
12 14 (10.29%) Visualisation
13 13 (9.56%) CRM
14 12 (8.82%) Data Analysis
14 12 (8.82%) Data Cleansing
14 12 (8.82%) Kimball Methodology
15 11 (8.09%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 48 (35.29%) SQL
2 14 (10.29%) T-SQL
3 8 (5.88%) C#
4 3 (2.21%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (1.47%) R
6 1 (0.74%) C
6 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (11.03%) Degree
2 6 (4.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.94%) MBA
4 3 (2.21%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.74%) MCITP
5 1 (0.74%) MCSE
5 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.47%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (2.21%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (2.21%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.74%) Ambari
2 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.74%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (22.06%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.97%) Informatica
2 19 (13.97%) Oracle
2 19 (13.97%) Tableau
3 16 (11.76%) SAP
4 11 (8.09%) Talend
5 10 (7.35%) IBM
6 8 (5.88%) Cognos
7 7 (5.15%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (4.41%) Cloudera
9 5 (3.68%) Hortonworks
10 4 (2.94%) Teradata
11 3 (2.21%) Birst
11 3 (2.21%) MapR
12 1 (0.74%) Alteryx
12 1 (0.74%) Callidus
12 1 (0.74%) Guidewire
12 1 (0.74%) Netezza
12 1 (0.74%) RedGate
12 1 (0.74%) Workday