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Chartered architectural technologists

Average National Salaries (2019)

Age 20

£17,680 pile of coins

Age 35

£34,840 pile of coins

Age 50

£41,080 pile of coins
Average salary in the East Midlands: £30,160

What does this career do?

Chartered architectural technologists provide architectural design services, negotiate construction projects and manage the development of projects from conception to completion.

Typical tasks

  • develops construction project briefs and design programmes
  • advises clients on methods of project procurement and forms of contract
  • advises on environmental, regulatory and legal requirements and assesses environmental impact
  • prepares and presents design proposals and manages and coordinates design team
  • monitors compliance with design, statutory and professional requirements, undertakes stage inspections
  • administers contracts and certification and manages project handover
  • evaluates and advises on refurbishment, recycling and deconstruction of buildings
  • manages health and safety and carries out design stage risk assessments.

Current entry requirements

Chartered status requires an accredited degree and membership of the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists. Professional practice also entails structured Continuing Professional Development.

Percentage in work

  • Employed

  • Unemployed


Due to insufficient sample sizes, some data was excised.

Predicted employment status in 2022

  • Full-time

Predicted employment levels in the East Midlands

Career related courses available at West Notts

About the statistics

Data is powered by LMI for All and is sourced from labour market statistics from the Office for National Statistics (ONS), the Institute for Employment Research, the Department for Works and Pensions, and the UK Commission for Employment and Skills.

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