The median annual salary for a Senior Data Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Data Architect
UK
Rank 823 911 935
Rank change year-on-year +88 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Data Architect 34 37 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.040% 0.036% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.037% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 24
Median salary £80,000 £82,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +5.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £67,500 £65,750
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £120,000 £87,750
UK excluding London median salary £77,500 £73,750 £75,000
% change year-on-year +5.08% -1.66%  

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 81782 99209 102096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67852 83080 83346
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%  

Senior Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Senior Data Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Data Architect in the UK

Senior Data Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Data Architect in the UK

Senior Data Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Data Architect over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Data Architect in the UK

Senior Data Architect
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Data Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +90 19 £86,250 +2.67% 2
London +63 9 £100,000 - 2
Scotland +28 9 £77,500 +10.71%
Edinburgh - 9 £77,500 -
North West - 8 £75,000 -
Merseyside - 5 - -
Liverpool - 5 - -
City of London +52 2 £85,000 +9.67% 2
Manchester - 2 £75,000 -
South West +14 1 £62,500 -25.59%
Gloucestershire - 1 £62,500 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -

Senior Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Senior Data 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 Senior Data Architect in the job title.

1 41 (56.94%) Data Modelling
2 37 (51.39%) Finance
3 36 (50.00%) Data Architecture
4 34 (47.22%) Analytics
4 34 (47.22%) Business Intelligence
5 32 (44.44%) Big Data
6 29 (40.28%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (38.89%) Hadoop
8 23 (31.94%) Data Management
9 21 (29.17%) Relational Database
10 20 (27.78%) Apache Spark
10 20 (27.78%) Data Integration
10 20 (27.78%) RDBMS
11 17 (23.61%) ETL
11 17 (23.61%) Degree
11 17 (23.61%) Apache Hive
12 16 (22.22%) NoSQL
13 15 (20.83%) Presales
13 15 (20.83%) Banking
13 15 (20.83%) Oracle
13 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
14 14 (19.44%) HBase
15 13 (18.06%) Data Quality
15 13 (18.06%) Machine Learning
15 13 (18.06%) Data Governance
15 13 (18.06%) SQL
16 12 (16.67%) Retail
16 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (16.67%) TOGAF
16 12 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

Senior Data 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 20 (27.78%) Apache Spark
2 8 (11.11%) Apache Pig
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.39%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.39%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.39%) Heroku
4 1 (1.39%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (44.44%) Big Data
2 29 (40.28%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (38.89%) Hadoop
4 21 (29.17%) Relational Database
5 20 (27.78%) RDBMS
6 17 (23.61%) Apache Hive
7 16 (22.22%) NoSQL
8 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
9 14 (19.44%) HBase
10 6 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
10 6 (8.33%) BigQuery
10 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 5 (6.94%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (6.94%) DataStax
11 5 (6.94%) Sqoop
12 3 (4.17%) Impala
13 2 (2.78%) MySQL
13 2 (2.78%) Neo4j
13 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
14 1 (1.39%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) ERwin
2 6 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.39%) MagicDraw
4 1 (1.39%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.39%) XMLSpy
General
1 37 (51.39%) Finance
2 15 (20.83%) Banking
3 12 (16.67%) Retail
4 9 (12.50%) Investment Banking
5 5 (6.94%) Telecoms
6 4 (5.56%) Electronics
6 4 (5.56%) Manufacturing
6 4 (5.56%) Marketing
7 2 (2.78%) Front Office
8 1 (1.39%) Advertising
8 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.39%) Military
8 1 (1.39%) Private Banking
8 1 (1.39%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.11%) Kafka
2 5 (6.94%) Spark Streaming
3 4 (5.56%) Apache Flex
4 2 (2.78%) Web Services
4 2 (2.78%) XML
5 1 (1.39%) .NET
5 1 (1.39%) Java EE
5 1 (1.39%) MDX
5 1 (1.39%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (1.39%) ODBC
5 1 (1.39%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.39%) REST
5 1 (1.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Market Risk
2 7 (9.72%) Data Structures
3 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.94%) Taxonomies
5 3 (4.17%) Fintech
6 2 (2.78%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.39%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.39%) Semantic Web
7 1 (1.39%) Smart Energy
7 1 (1.39%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (56.94%) Data Modelling
2 36 (50.00%) Data Architecture
3 34 (47.22%) Analytics
3 34 (47.22%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (31.94%) Data Management
5 20 (27.78%) Data Integration
6 17 (23.61%) ETL
7 15 (20.83%) Presales
8 13 (18.06%) Data Governance
8 13 (18.06%) Machine Learning
9 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (16.67%) Data Transformation
9 12 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
9 12 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (16.67%) TOGAF
10 10 (13.89%) IT Strategy
10 10 (13.89%) Open Source
10 10 (13.89%) Visualisation
11 8 (11.11%) Coaching
11 8 (11.11%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.06%) SQL
2 11 (15.28%) Python
3 10 (13.89%) Java
4 7 (9.72%) Scala
5 3 (4.17%) C++
5 3 (4.17%) R
6 2 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (23.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.06%) Data Quality
2 8 (11.11%) MiFID
3 2 (2.78%) GCP
4 1 (1.39%) ISO20022
4 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Apache Flume
1 2 (2.78%) HDFS
2 1 (1.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Ansible
1 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (20.83%) Oracle
2 12 (16.67%) Teradata
3 9 (12.50%) Google
4 8 (11.11%) IBM
4 8 (11.11%) Informatica
5 6 (8.33%) Capita
5 6 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (8.33%) Tableau
5 6 (8.33%) Talend
6 5 (6.94%) Cloudera
7 4 (5.56%) SAP
8 3 (4.17%) Hortonworks
9 1 (1.39%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.39%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.39%) Trillium
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