Period
to 26 September 2018

The median annual salary for an Information Architect was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

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

Information Architect
England > West Midlands
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 278 325 348
Rank change year-on-year +47 +23 -26
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Architect 22 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.030% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.031% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 1
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -25.00% +24.14%
10th Percentile £49,877 £63,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £73,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% -8.13% +13.48%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 8,469 9,708 11,429
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.37% 96.59% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6,594 8,106 9,023
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,500 £23,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Information Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured Information Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Information Architect in the West Midlands

Information Architect
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Architect in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Information Architect in the West Midlands

Information Architect
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Architect in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Architect in the West Midlands

Information Architect
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Architect within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 26 September 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
Birmingham +20 12 £67,500 -3.57%
Coventry - 6 £60,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 3 £51,270 -
Warwickshire +36 1 £67,500 +3.85%
Information Architect
England

Information Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, Information 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 West Midlands region featuring Information Architect in the job title.

1 12 (54.55%) Data Modelling
2 9 (40.91%) WAN
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco
2 9 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (40.91%) Information Security
2 9 (40.91%) SIEM
3 8 (36.36%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (36.36%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 8 (36.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
3 8 (36.36%) Tufin
3 8 (36.36%) Cyberthreat
3 8 (36.36%) Presales
3 8 (36.36%) Software Optimisation
3 8 (36.36%) Incident Management
3 8 (36.36%) Fortinet
3 8 (36.36%) Load Balancing
3 8 (36.36%) Network Security
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (36.36%) Juniper
3 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 8 (36.36%) Forcepoint
3 8 (36.36%) CCNP
3 8 (36.36%) CCDP
3 8 (36.36%) LAN
3 8 (36.36%) WLAN
3 8 (36.36%) VPN
4 7 (31.82%) Data Architecture
5 6 (27.27%) Data Quality
5 6 (27.27%) Analytics

Information Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) IaaS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) PaaS
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) WAN
2 8 (36.36%) LAN
2 8 (36.36%) Network Security
2 8 (36.36%) VPN
2 8 (36.36%) WLAN
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) FTP
3 1 (4.55%) HTTP
3 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.55%) Kerberos
3 1 (4.55%) MPLS
3 1 (4.55%) SMTP
3 1 (4.55%) SNMP
3 1 (4.55%) SSH
3 1 (4.55%) SSL
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) tcpdump
3 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.55%) Power BI
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Burp Suite
1 1 (4.55%) GDB
1 1 (4.55%) Metasploit
1 1 (4.55%) sqlmap
General
1 3 (13.64%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) LDAP
1 1 (4.55%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Cyberthreat
1 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
1 8 (36.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Kali Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Data Modelling
2 9 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (40.91%) Information Security
2 9 (40.91%) SIEM
3 8 (36.36%) Incident Management
3 8 (36.36%) Load Balancing
3 8 (36.36%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 8 (36.36%) Presales
3 8 (36.36%) Software Optimisation
3 8 (36.36%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (31.82%) Data Architecture
5 6 (27.27%) Analytics
5 6 (27.27%) Information Management
6 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (22.73%) Data Management
6 5 (22.73%) Information Architecture
6 5 (22.73%) IT Strategy
6 5 (22.73%) Programme Delivery
6 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) CCDP
1 8 (36.36%) CCNP
1 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) CASB
1 1 (4.55%) FortiGate
1 1 (4.55%) Nmap
1 1 (4.55%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco
2 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
2 8 (36.36%) Forcepoint
2 8 (36.36%) Fortinet
2 8 (36.36%) Juniper
2 8 (36.36%) Tufin
3 1 (4.55%) VMware