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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 244 232 290
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 70 100 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.64% 0.82% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.89% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 61 83 46
Average salary £75,000 £75,000 £79,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £67,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £94,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £65,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +20.37%
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
10254 11290 11478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.43% 92.97% 94.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8807 9805 10530
Average salary £53,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 57 (38.00%) Finance
2 52 (34.67%) Java
3 43 (28.67%) SOA
4 40 (26.67%) .NET
5 39 (26.00%) CSS
6 36 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 35 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (22.00%) HTML
9 28 (18.67%) JavaScript
10 26 (17.33%) SQL
10 26 (17.33%) Multithreading
11 24 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
11 24 (16.00%) ASP.NET
12 23 (15.33%) XML
12 23 (15.33%) SharePoint
13 22 (14.67%) OO
14 21 (14.00%) SQL Server
15 20 (13.33%) Web Services
15 20 (13.33%) Degree
16 19 (12.67%) TDD
16 19 (12.67%) J2EE
16 19 (12.67%) Oracle
17 18 (12.00%) C#
17 18 (12.00%) Linux
17 18 (12.00%) Cisco
17 18 (12.00%) Banking
17 18 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
18 17 (11.33%) Android
18 17 (11.33%) Algorithms
18 17 (11.33%) Hibernate

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 23 (15.33%) SharePoint
2 13 (8.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (5.33%) Adobe CQ
5 7 (4.67%) CMS
6 6 (4.00%) Tomcat
7 5 (3.33%) WebSphere
7 5 (3.33%) IIS
8 4 (2.67%) MS Exchange
8 4 (2.67%) Apache
8 4 (2.67%) JBoss
9 3 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.67%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.67%) Mule
Applications
1 12 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.33%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.67%) Magento
3 1 (0.67%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (4.67%) SaaS
3 6 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.00%) Office 365
6 2 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.33%) Firewall
2 14 (9.33%) Wireless
3 6 (4.00%) WAN
3 6 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.00%) SAN
4 5 (3.33%) Internet
5 4 (2.67%) VoIP
5 4 (2.67%) MPLS
5 4 (2.67%) OSPF
5 4 (2.67%) BGP
5 4 (2.67%) IPv6
5 4 (2.67%) Multicast
6 3 (2.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (2.00%) WAAS
6 3 (2.00%) LAN
7 2 (1.33%) Broadband
7 2 (1.33%) DNS
7 2 (1.33%) HTTP
7 2 (1.33%) NAS
8 1 (0.67%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.67%) MySQL
2 16 (10.67%) NoSQL
3 12 (8.00%) MongoDB
4 11 (7.33%) Big Data
5 8 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (5.33%) Hadoop
5 8 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (4.67%) Apache Hive
6 7 (4.67%) HBase
7 5 (3.33%) Impala
7 5 (3.33%) Redis
7 5 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.67%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.00%) OLAP
10 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.67%) KDB
11 1 (0.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (3.33%) Mercurial
1 5 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.00%) Maven
3 2 (1.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.33%) CruiseControl
3 2 (1.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (1.33%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (0.67%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (0.67%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.67%) Redmine
4 1 (0.67%) NUnit
General
1 57 (38.00%) Finance
2 18 (12.00%) Banking
3 15 (10.00%) Retail
4 10 (6.67%) Marketing
5 8 (5.33%) Games
6 6 (4.00%) Law
7 5 (3.33%) Back Office
8 3 (2.00%) Advertising
8 3 (2.00%) Investment Banking
8 3 (2.00%) Retail Banking
8 3 (2.00%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (2.00%) International Banking
9 2 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.33%) Automotive
9 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.67%) Electronics
10 1 (0.67%) Legal
10 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (26.67%) .NET
2 39 (26.00%) CSS
3 33 (22.00%) HTML
4 24 (16.00%) ASP.NET
5 23 (15.33%) XML
6 20 (13.33%) Web Services
7 19 (12.67%) J2EE
8 17 (11.33%) Hibernate
8 17 (11.33%) Ajax
9 16 (10.67%) Spring
10 15 (10.00%) WCF
11 14 (9.33%) jQuery
12 12 (8.00%) Silverlight
13 11 (7.33%) HTML5
13 11 (7.33%) XHTML
14 10 (6.67%) Java EE
14 10 (6.67%) CSS3
15 9 (6.00%) WPF
16 8 (5.33%) JSON
17 7 (4.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.33%) Algorithms
2 16 (10.67%) Client/Server
3 14 (9.33%) N-Tier
4 11 (7.33%) iPhone
4 11 (7.33%) Computer Science
5 9 (6.00%) Visualisation
5 9 (6.00%) User Experience
6 8 (5.33%) Open Source
7 7 (4.67%) Statistics
8 6 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (3.33%) Mathematics
10 4 (2.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (2.00%) Digital Media
11 3 (2.00%) Clustering
11 3 (2.00%) Life Science
11 3 (2.00%) Derivative
11 3 (2.00%) Blackberry
12 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.00%) Linux
2 17 (11.33%) Android
3 15 (10.00%) Windows
4 6 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.33%) AIX
6 2 (1.33%) Solaris
7 1 (0.67%) CentOS
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (28.67%) SOA
2 35 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (17.33%) Multithreading
4 24 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 22 (14.67%) OO
6 19 (12.67%) TDD
7 16 (10.67%) ITIL
8 15 (10.00%) OOP
9 14 (9.33%) Network Design
9 14 (9.33%) Web Development
9 14 (9.33%) Mentoring
10 13 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (8.67%) Project Management
11 12 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 12 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (7.33%) Android Development
12 11 (7.33%) iOS Development
12 11 (7.33%) E-Commerce
12 11 (7.33%) Technical Architecture
13 9 (6.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (34.67%) Java
2 28 (18.67%) JavaScript
3 26 (17.33%) SQL
4 18 (12.00%) C#
5 11 (7.33%) XPath
6 9 (6.00%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.33%) R
7 5 (3.33%) Ruby
8 4 (2.67%) PHP
9 1 (0.67%) Scala
9 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.67%) VBA
9 1 (0.67%) C++
9 1 (0.67%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (13.33%) Degree
2 13 (8.67%) SC Cleared
2 13 (8.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.33%) PhD
3 2 (1.33%) MCP
3 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.33%) MBA
4 1 (0.67%) CISSP
4 1 (0.67%) MCSE
4 1 (0.67%) MCSA
4 1 (0.67%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.67%) QA
2 4 (2.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.67%) EMIR
3 1 (0.67%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.67%) GAAP
System Software
1 8 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (2.00%) Sendmail
3 3 (2.00%) XenApp
4 1 (0.67%) XenServer
4 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.67%) vSphere
4 1 (0.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (2.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.33%) Puppet
2 2 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.67%) SCOM
3 1 (0.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.67%) Oracle
3 18 (12.00%) Cisco
4 14 (9.33%) Juniper
5 13 (8.67%) F5
6 9 (6.00%) VMware
6 9 (6.00%) SAP
6 9 (6.00%) IBM
7 8 (5.33%) Google
8 7 (4.67%) Adobe
8 7 (4.67%) Siebel
9 6 (4.00%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.67%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.67%) HP
11 3 (2.00%) RightFax
11 3 (2.00%) MobileIron
11 3 (2.00%) Sitecore
11 3 (2.00%) IronPort
11 3 (2.00%) Citrix
11 3 (2.00%) NetApp
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