The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Architect
Rank 241 269 261
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 30 50 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.47% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.50% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 27 40 86
Average salary £75,000 £71,250 £71,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,000
10% offered a salary of more than £104,000 £100,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -3.70%
Senior Architect
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6744 10027 11832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.74% 95.13% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6077 8498 9965
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Architect in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the City of London region.

Senior Architect Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Senior Architect Salary Histogram in the City of London

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Architect in their job title.

1 32 (41.56%) JavaScript
2 28 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (35.06%) OO
4 24 (31.17%) Java
4 24 (31.17%) Finance
5 22 (28.57%) Windows
5 22 (28.57%) SOA
6 19 (24.68%) Microsoft
7 18 (23.38%) .NET
8 17 (22.08%) SQL Server
8 17 (22.08%) SQL
8 17 (22.08%) C#
9 16 (20.78%) Web Services
9 16 (20.78%) XML
9 16 (20.78%) MS Excel
9 16 (20.78%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (19.48%) WCF
10 15 (19.48%) Technical Architecture
10 15 (19.48%) Degree
10 15 (19.48%) ASP.NET
10 15 (19.48%) Analytics
11 14 (18.18%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 14 (18.18%) SOLID
11 14 (18.18%) CSS
11 14 (18.18%) T-SQL
11 14 (18.18%) MVC
11 14 (18.18%) jQuery
11 14 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
12 13 (16.88%) Banking

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (11.69%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.39%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (6.49%) Apache Solr
3 5 (6.49%) Node.js
4 4 (5.19%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.60%) Confluence
5 2 (2.60%) IIS
5 2 (2.60%) MediaWiki
5 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.30%) Apache
6 1 (1.30%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.30%) CMS
6 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.30%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (20.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.90%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.30%) MS Office
4 1 (1.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (1.30%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (1.30%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.69%) IaaS
1 9 (11.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (11.69%) PaaS
2 8 (10.39%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.39%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (10.39%) SaaS
2 8 (10.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (2.60%) DNS
2 2 (2.60%) LAN
2 2 (2.60%) NAS
2 2 (2.60%) Network Security
2 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.60%) WAN
3 1 (1.30%) BGP
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (1.30%) Firewall
3 1 (1.30%) HTTP
3 1 (1.30%) IPv4
3 1 (1.30%) IPv6
3 1 (1.30%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.30%) MPLS
3 1 (1.30%) OSPF
3 1 (1.30%) SAN
3 1 (1.30%) SNMP
3 1 (1.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.08%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 14 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (10.39%) Big Data
3 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.30%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.30%) HBase
7 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.30%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (10.39%) Axure RP
2 8 (10.39%) NUnit
3 6 (7.79%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.90%) JUnit
5 2 (2.60%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.60%) ClearCase
5 2 (2.60%) ClearQuest
5 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.60%) JIRA
5 2 (2.60%) Subversion
General
1 24 (31.17%) Finance
2 13 (16.88%) Banking
3 8 (10.39%) Marketing
4 7 (9.09%) Advertising
5 3 (3.90%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.60%) Front Office
6 2 (2.60%) Law
6 2 (2.60%) Retail
6 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.30%) Billing
7 1 (1.30%) Games
7 1 (1.30%) Legal
7 1 (1.30%) Local Government
7 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.38%) .NET
2 16 (20.78%) Web Services
2 16 (20.78%) XML
3 15 (19.48%) ASP.NET
3 15 (19.48%) WCF
4 14 (18.18%) CSS
4 14 (18.18%) jQuery
5 13 (16.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (12.99%) Ajax
6 10 (12.99%) HTML
7 8 (10.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (10.39%) DHTML
7 8 (10.39%) XForms
8 6 (7.79%) J2EE
8 6 (7.79%) WPF
9 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (6.49%) Lucene
9 5 (6.49%) Spring
10 3 (3.90%) AngularJS
11 2 (2.60%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (16.88%) N-Tier
2 12 (15.58%) Computer Science
3 11 (14.29%) User Experience
4 9 (11.69%) Mobile App
5 8 (10.39%) Client/Server
5 8 (10.39%) Data Centre
5 8 (10.39%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (10.39%) PlayStation
5 8 (10.39%) Streaming Video
5 8 (10.39%) Xbox
6 7 (9.09%) Copywriting
7 5 (6.49%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (2.60%) Minimum Viable Product
10 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.30%) Fintech
10 1 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (1.30%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.57%) Windows
2 9 (11.69%) Android
2 9 (11.69%) Apple iOS
2 9 (11.69%) Windows Phone
3 4 (5.19%) Linux
4 3 (3.90%) Solaris
4 3 (3.90%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.60%) HPUX
6 1 (1.30%) Unix
6 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (35.06%) OO
3 22 (28.57%) SOA
4 16 (20.78%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (19.48%) Analytics
5 15 (19.48%) Technical Architecture
6 14 (18.18%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 14 (18.18%) MVC
6 14 (18.18%) SOLID
7 13 (16.88%) Functional Testing
7 13 (16.88%) UML
8 11 (14.29%) Waterfall
9 10 (12.99%) CRM
9 10 (12.99%) Systems Analysis
10 9 (11.69%) Software Engineering
11 8 (10.39%) BPR
11 8 (10.39%) DRM
11 8 (10.39%) OOA/OOD
11 8 (10.39%) TDD
12 7 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.56%) JavaScript
2 24 (31.17%) Java
3 17 (22.08%) C#
3 17 (22.08%) SQL
4 14 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 10 (12.99%) Python
6 8 (10.39%) Objective-C
6 8 (10.39%) VBA
6 8 (10.39%) XPath
7 6 (7.79%) C++
7 6 (7.79%) Scala
8 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.30%) Groovy
8 1 (1.30%) Perl
8 1 (1.30%) Ruby
8 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) CISA
2 2 (2.60%) CISM
2 2 (2.60%) CISSP
2 2 (2.60%) CRISC
2 2 (2.60%) GIAC
2 2 (2.60%) SANS
3 1 (1.30%) CCIE
3 1 (1.30%) CCIP
3 1 (1.30%) CCNP
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.30%) CITP
3 1 (1.30%) MBCS
3 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
1 3 (3.90%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.60%) Docker
3 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.30%) KVM
3 1 (1.30%) NFS
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.30%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.30%) SRDF
3 1 (1.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Ansible
1 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.30%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.30%) Nagios
2 1 (1.30%) OpenNMS
2 1 (1.30%) RSA enVision
2 1 (1.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (24.68%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.79%) Oracle
3 5 (6.49%) hybris
3 5 (6.49%) VMware
4 4 (5.19%) IBM
5 3 (3.90%) Cisco
6 1 (1.30%) ATG
6 1 (1.30%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.30%) BMC
6 1 (1.30%) Citrix
6 1 (1.30%) DataSynapse
6 1 (1.30%) EMC
6 1 (1.30%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.30%) Informatica
6 1 (1.30%) Intel
6 1 (1.30%) NetApp
6 1 (1.30%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.30%) Retek
6 1 (1.30%) Sybase
6 1 (1.30%) TIBCO
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