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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Architect
Rank 258 275 247
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 50 68 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.54% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.58% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 44 52 76
Average salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,650 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,000 £94,750 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
9562 11707 11254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.24% 92.52% 93.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8248 9892 9769
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, 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 (27.59%) Java
2 31 (26.72%) SOA
3 30 (25.86%) Banking
4 27 (23.28%) Retail
5 26 (22.41%) Web Services
6 23 (19.83%) Oracle
6 23 (19.83%) Finance
6 23 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (18.10%) Relational Database
8 20 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (17.24%) Middleware
8 20 (17.24%) OO
9 18 (15.52%) OOD
9 18 (15.52%) Enterprise Architecture
10 17 (14.66%) Oracle Fusion
11 16 (13.79%) Oracle Database
12 15 (12.93%) .NET
12 15 (12.93%) Oracle Database 11g
13 14 (12.07%) Oracle ODI
14 13 (11.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 13 (11.21%) Big Data
14 13 (11.21%) Oracle BPM
14 13 (11.21%) Oracle Service Bus
14 13 (11.21%) Process Management
15 11 (9.48%) TOGAF
15 11 (9.48%) Amazon AWS
15 11 (9.48%) Mentoring
16 10 (8.62%) Technical Architecture
16 10 (8.62%) Project Management
16 10 (8.62%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 13 (11.21%) Oracle Service Bus
1 13 (11.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (4.31%) Node.js
2 5 (4.31%) Apache Solr
3 4 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.72%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.72%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.72%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.86%) SAS
5 1 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.86%) CMS
5 1 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.86%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (2.59%) MS Visio
1 3 (2.59%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (1.72%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.86%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (11.21%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.48%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.59%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.03%) Firewall
2 3 (2.59%) Wireless
2 3 (2.59%) VPN
2 3 (2.59%) DNS
2 3 (2.59%) SAN
3 2 (1.72%) MPLS
3 2 (1.72%) OSPF
3 2 (1.72%) BGP
3 2 (1.72%) LAN
3 2 (1.72%) PBX
3 2 (1.72%) VoIP
3 2 (1.72%) WAN
3 2 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (1.72%) FCoE
3 2 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (1.72%) IOS XR
3 2 (1.72%) NX-OS
4 1 (0.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.10%) Relational Database
2 16 (13.79%) Oracle Database
3 15 (12.93%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (12.07%) Oracle ODI
5 13 (11.21%) Big Data
6 5 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.45%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.72%) DB2
8 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.86%) BODI
9 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.86%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.86%) QlikView
9 1 (0.86%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.86%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.86%) NuGet
2 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.86%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (25.86%) Banking
2 27 (23.28%) Retail
3 23 (19.83%) Finance
4 5 (4.31%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.59%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.59%) Legal
6 2 (1.72%) Electronics
6 2 (1.72%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.72%) Marketing
7 1 (0.86%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.86%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (22.41%) Web Services
2 20 (17.24%) Middleware
3 17 (14.66%) Oracle Fusion
4 15 (12.93%) .NET
5 6 (5.17%) J2EE
5 6 (5.17%) ASP.NET
6 5 (4.31%) Lucene
7 4 (3.45%) WCF
8 3 (2.59%) Spring
8 3 (2.59%) HTML
8 3 (2.59%) CSS
8 3 (2.59%) XML
9 2 (1.72%) DOM
9 2 (1.72%) JMS
9 2 (1.72%) WinForms
9 2 (1.72%) RESTful
9 2 (1.72%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.72%) Application Packaging
9 2 (1.72%) HTML5
9 2 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.03%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.17%) User Experience
2 6 (5.17%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.72%) DTV
4 2 (1.72%) SWIFT
4 2 (1.72%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.72%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.86%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.86%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.86%) iPhone
5 1 (0.86%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.86%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.86%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.86%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.86%) Copywriting
5 1 (0.86%) Replication
5 1 (0.86%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.17%) Linux
1 6 (5.17%) CentOS
1 6 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (3.45%) Windows
3 1 (0.86%) UNIX
3 1 (0.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.72%) SOA
2 23 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (17.24%) OO
4 18 (15.52%) OOD
4 18 (15.52%) Enterprise Architecture
5 13 (11.21%) Process Management
6 11 (9.48%) TOGAF
6 11 (9.48%) Mentoring
7 10 (8.62%) Scrum
7 10 (8.62%) Project Management
7 10 (8.62%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (7.76%) DevOps
9 7 (6.03%) Business Development
9 7 (6.03%) ITIL
10 6 (5.17%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.17%) Information Management
10 6 (5.17%) Software Engineering
11 5 (4.31%) Data Modelling
11 5 (4.31%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.59%) Java
2 8 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 6 (5.17%) Scala
4 5 (4.31%) SQL
5 4 (3.45%) C#
6 1 (0.86%) C
6 1 (0.86%) PHP
6 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.86%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (7.76%) Degree
2 3 (2.59%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.72%) CCIE
3 2 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.86%) GCIA
4 1 (0.86%) CISSP
4 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.59%) QA
2 2 (1.72%) SLA
2 2 (1.72%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.86%) COBIT
3 1 (0.86%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (5.17%) vSphere
2 2 (1.72%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.72%) XenApp
3 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.86%) Xen
Vendors
1 23 (19.83%) Oracle
2 8 (6.90%) SAP
2 8 (6.90%) VMware
3 5 (4.31%) hybris
3 5 (4.31%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.45%) Citrix
4 4 (3.45%) Juniper
4 4 (3.45%) Cisco
4 4 (3.45%) F5
5 3 (2.59%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.59%) IBM
6 2 (1.72%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.72%) Pega
6 2 (1.72%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.86%) Websense
7 1 (0.86%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.86%) Sourcefire
7 1 (0.86%) Tableau
7 1 (0.86%) CA
7 1 (0.86%) Informatica
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