Period
to 9 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Service Design Architect was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 9 December 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
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1123 1196 1218
Rank change year-on-year +73 +22 +91
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Design Architect 13 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.010% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.011% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 6
UK median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% -5.66% -5.36%
10th Percentile £56,250 £56,250 £50,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £74,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.00% +13.64% -29.03%

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 152,337 171,373 180,226
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.86% 96.02% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 122,402 137,757 150,525
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%

Service Design Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Design Architect in the UK

Service Design Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Service Design Architect in the UK

Service Design Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Design Architect over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Service Design Architect in the UK

Service Design Architect
Top 8 Job Locations

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 over the 6 months to 9 December 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
England +36 13 £57,500 -8.00%
UK excluding London +21 8 £57,500 -8.00% 1
North of England +23 7 £57,500 -8.00%
North West +4 5 £57,500 -8.00%
London - 5 £82,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
East Midlands +18 1 £57,500 -23.33%
Midlands +12 1 £57,500 -23.33%

Service Design Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 featuring Service Design Architect in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
1 13 (100.00%) Service Management
1 13 (100.00%) Service Design
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL V3
2 10 (76.92%) Service Delivery
3 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 5 (38.46%) Smart Meter
4 5 (38.46%) Operations Management
4 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 5 (38.46%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 5 (38.46%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (38.46%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (38.46%) Due Diligence
4 5 (38.46%) Critical Success Factor
4 5 (38.46%) Project Management
4 5 (38.46%) Workflow
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) ITSM
6 2 (15.38%) NHS
6 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 2 (15.38%) Data Management
6 2 (15.38%) Use Case
6 2 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (7.69%) Requirements Engineering
7 1 (7.69%) Release Management
7 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
7 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture

Service Design 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:

General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (38.46%) Smart Meter
2 2 (15.38%) NHS
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 13 (100.00%) Service Design
1 13 (100.00%) Service Management
2 10 (76.92%) Service Delivery
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 5 (38.46%) Critical Success Factor
3 5 (38.46%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (38.46%) Due Diligence
3 5 (38.46%) Operations Management
3 5 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Workflow
4 3 (23.08%) ITSM
5 2 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (15.38%) Data Management
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Use Case
6 1 (7.69%) Requirements Engineering
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow