The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 237 258 274
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 97 57 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.77% 0.48% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.52% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 89 46 62
Average salary £72,500 £61,750 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.40% -17.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £50,750
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £66,250 £65,000 £63,500
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +2.36%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11696 10979 13020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.39% 93.35% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9858 9611 11780
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Senior Architect
London

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 61 (33.70%) Finance
2 54 (29.83%) Java
3 44 (24.31%) Banking
4 34 (18.78%) SOA
5 27 (14.92%) Oracle
6 25 (13.81%) TDD
7 24 (13.26%) CSS
8 22 (12.15%) OO
9 21 (11.60%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (11.60%) MVC
9 21 (11.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (11.60%) Investment Banking
10 20 (11.05%) Spring
10 20 (11.05%) HTML
10 20 (11.05%) Multithreading
11 19 (10.50%) SAP
11 19 (10.50%) Retail
12 18 (9.94%) SQL Server
12 18 (9.94%) MS Excel
12 18 (9.94%) Wealth Management
12 18 (9.94%) Degree
13 17 (9.39%) .NET
13 17 (9.39%) Asset Management
14 16 (8.84%) Risk Management
14 16 (8.84%) C#
14 16 (8.84%) Android
14 16 (8.84%) Open Source
15 15 (8.29%) Hedge funds
15 15 (8.29%) Apple iOS
15 15 (8.29%) Business Development

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 12 (6.63%) Apache
2 9 (4.97%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.42%) CMS
3 8 (4.42%) Umbraco
3 8 (4.42%) Sitecore CMS
4 7 (3.87%) Node.js
4 7 (3.87%) WebSphere
4 7 (3.87%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.76%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.21%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.21%) Jetty
7 3 (1.66%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.10%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.55%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.55%) Lync
9 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 18 (9.94%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.87%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (3.87%) Photoshop
3 6 (3.31%) InDesign
4 4 (2.21%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.21%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.66%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.55%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.55%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.76%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.66%) SaaS
4 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.52%) HTTP
2 8 (4.42%) DNS
2 8 (4.42%) Firewall
3 5 (2.76%) Wireless
3 5 (2.76%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.76%) SAN
3 5 (2.76%) WAN
4 4 (2.21%) DHCP
4 4 (2.21%) VPN
4 4 (2.21%) LAN
5 3 (1.66%) Multicast
5 3 (1.66%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (1.66%) EIGRP
5 3 (1.66%) MPLS
5 3 (1.66%) OSPF
5 3 (1.66%) BGP
5 3 (1.66%) VoIP
5 3 (1.66%) RIP
5 3 (1.66%) IPv6
5 3 (1.66%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.94%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.73%) Big Data
3 13 (7.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 13 (7.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (7.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (6.63%) Hadoop
5 11 (6.08%) NoSQL
6 8 (4.42%) MySQL
6 8 (4.42%) Apache Hive
6 8 (4.42%) MongoDB
7 7 (3.87%) MarkLogic
7 7 (3.87%) Triplestore
8 6 (3.31%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.21%) QlikView
11 3 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.66%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.10%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (6.08%) Axure RP
2 7 (3.87%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (2.21%) Maven
3 4 (2.21%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.10%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.55%) Selenium
5 1 (0.55%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.55%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.55%) JMeter
5 1 (0.55%) ERwin
5 1 (0.55%) Toad
5 1 (0.55%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.55%) JUnit
5 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 61 (33.70%) Finance
2 44 (24.31%) Banking
3 21 (11.60%) Investment Banking
4 19 (10.50%) Retail
5 15 (8.29%) Corporate Banking
6 8 (4.42%) Advertising
7 7 (3.87%) Publishing
8 4 (2.21%) Games
8 4 (2.21%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.66%) Marketing
10 2 (1.10%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.10%) Back Office
11 1 (0.55%) Electronics
11 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.26%) CSS
2 20 (11.05%) Spring
2 20 (11.05%) HTML
3 17 (9.39%) .NET
4 14 (7.73%) Web Services
5 13 (7.18%) J2EE
6 12 (6.63%) Hibernate
6 12 (6.63%) Spring MVC
6 12 (6.63%) REST
7 11 (6.08%) Struts
8 10 (5.52%) ASP.NET
8 10 (5.52%) Ajax
8 10 (5.52%) WCF
8 10 (5.52%) jQuery
9 9 (4.97%) Java EE
9 9 (4.97%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (3.87%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (3.87%) Apache Jena
10 7 (3.87%) JSTL
10 7 (3.87%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.84%) Open Source
2 15 (8.29%) Hedge funds
3 10 (5.52%) Mobile App
3 10 (5.52%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.87%) Semantic Web
4 7 (3.87%) Clustering
5 5 (2.76%) Digital Media
5 5 (2.76%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.76%) Visualisation
5 5 (2.76%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.21%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.21%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.21%) New Media
7 3 (1.66%) DataPower
7 3 (1.66%) Replication
8 2 (1.10%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.10%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.10%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.55%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.55%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.84%) Android
2 15 (8.29%) Apple iOS
3 11 (6.08%) Windows
4 9 (4.97%) Linux
5 8 (4.42%) UNIX
6 5 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.21%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.21%) Fedora
7 4 (2.21%) CentOS
7 4 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.55%) AIX
9 1 (0.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (18.78%) SOA
2 25 (13.81%) TDD
3 22 (12.15%) OO
4 21 (11.60%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (11.60%) MVC
4 21 (11.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (11.05%) Multithreading
6 18 (9.94%) Wealth Management
7 17 (9.39%) Asset Management
8 16 (8.84%) Risk Management
9 15 (8.29%) Business Development
9 15 (8.29%) OOP
10 14 (7.73%) Enterprise Architecture
11 11 (6.08%) E-Commerce
11 11 (6.08%) ITIL
12 9 (4.97%) Technical Architecture
12 9 (4.97%) Software Engineering
13 8 (4.42%) B2B
13 8 (4.42%) Scrum
13 8 (4.42%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (29.83%) Java
2 16 (8.84%) C#
3 15 (8.29%) JavaScript
4 13 (7.18%) SQL
5 9 (4.97%) Ruby
6 7 (3.87%) Scala
6 7 (3.87%) XQuery
7 4 (2.21%) Python
7 4 (2.21%) Perl
7 4 (2.21%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.66%) Groovy
8 3 (1.66%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.10%) R
10 1 (0.55%) Clojure
10 1 (0.55%) C
10 1 (0.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (9.94%) Degree
2 4 (2.21%) PhD
2 4 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (2.21%) MBA
2 4 (2.21%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.21%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.10%) CCA
4 2 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (1.10%) CCEA
4 2 (1.10%) CISSP
5 1 (0.55%) CCSA
5 1 (0.55%) MCITP
5 1 (0.55%) CCNA
5 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.42%) QA
2 2 (1.10%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.55%) CRD IV
3 1 (0.55%) COREP
3 1 (0.55%) Basel III
System Software
1 8 (4.42%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.87%) Squid
3 6 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.21%) Samba
5 2 (1.10%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.10%) XenApp
6 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.55%) vSphere
6 1 (0.55%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 4 (2.21%) Nagios
2 2 (1.10%) Puppet
3 1 (0.55%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 27 (14.92%) Oracle
2 19 (10.50%) SAP
3 13 (7.18%) TIBCO
3 13 (7.18%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.97%) VMware
4 9 (4.97%) Cisco
5 8 (4.42%) Sitecore
5 8 (4.42%) EPiServer
6 6 (3.31%) Adobe
7 5 (2.76%) F5
7 5 (2.76%) Juniper
7 5 (2.76%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.21%) Business Objects
8 4 (2.21%) Google
8 4 (2.21%) Pega
9 3 (1.66%) Actimize
9 3 (1.66%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (1.66%) HP
9 3 (1.66%) EMC
10 2 (1.10%) JBoss
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