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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Architect
Rank 263 258 237
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 50 82 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.66% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.71% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 44 64 79
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 £57,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,750 £89,250 £91,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -7.40%
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
9691 11514 11327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.78% 92.36% 93.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8352 9655 9964
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 5 August 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 5 August 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 37 (38.95%) Java
2 31 (32.63%) SOA
3 27 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (26.32%) Web Services
5 22 (23.16%) Oracle
6 20 (21.05%) Finance
7 19 (20.00%) Middleware
8 16 (16.84%) Banking
8 16 (16.84%) Oracle Fusion
8 16 (16.84%) Big Data
8 16 (16.84%) Oracle Database
9 15 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
9 15 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (14.74%) Oracle ODI
11 13 (13.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 13 (13.68%) Oracle BPM
11 13 (13.68%) Oracle Service Bus
11 13 (13.68%) Retail
11 13 (13.68%) Process Management
11 13 (13.68%) JavaScript
11 13 (13.68%) J2EE
12 12 (12.63%) OO
12 12 (12.63%) Scrum
12 12 (12.63%) TOGAF
13 11 (11.58%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (11.58%) Relational Database
14 10 (10.53%) Project Management
15 9 (9.47%) E-Commerce
15 9 (9.47%) OOD
15 9 (9.47%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (13.68%) Oracle Service Bus
1 13 (13.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (9.47%) Node.js
3 8 (8.42%) Apache Solr
4 4 (4.21%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.21%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.11%) JBoss
5 2 (2.11%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.11%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.05%) SAS
6 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.05%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (3.16%) MS Visio
1 3 (3.16%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (2.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.05%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (13.68%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (3.16%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.47%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.16%) SaaS
3 2 (2.11%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.42%) Firewall
2 4 (4.21%) VPN
3 3 (3.16%) DNS
3 3 (3.16%) LAN
3 3 (3.16%) WAN
3 3 (3.16%) Wireless
3 3 (3.16%) HTTP
4 2 (2.11%) IOS XR
4 2 (2.11%) NX-OS
4 2 (2.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.11%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (2.11%) FCoE
4 2 (2.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (2.11%) PBX
4 2 (2.11%) VoIP
4 2 (2.11%) SAN
4 2 (2.11%) MPLS
4 2 (2.11%) OSPF
4 2 (2.11%) BGP
5 1 (1.05%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.84%) Big Data
1 16 (16.84%) Oracle Database
2 15 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (14.74%) Oracle ODI
4 11 (11.58%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (2.11%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.11%) DB2
5 2 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.11%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.05%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.05%) QlikView
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.05%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.05%) HBase
6 1 (1.05%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Maven
2 3 (3.16%) Axure RP
3 2 (2.11%) JUnit
3 2 (2.11%) PowerBuilder
3 2 (2.11%) Subversion
General
1 20 (21.05%) Finance
2 16 (16.84%) Banking
3 13 (13.68%) Retail
4 4 (4.21%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.11%) Marketing
6 2 (2.11%) Electronics
7 1 (1.05%) Front Office
7 1 (1.05%) Publishing
7 1 (1.05%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.32%) Web Services
2 19 (20.00%) Middleware
3 16 (16.84%) Oracle Fusion
4 13 (13.68%) J2EE
5 9 (9.47%) .NET
6 8 (8.42%) Lucene
7 6 (6.32%) Spring
8 4 (4.21%) REST
8 4 (4.21%) JMS
8 4 (4.21%) AngularJS
8 4 (4.21%) XML
9 3 (3.16%) Java EE
10 2 (2.11%) JSON
10 2 (2.11%) Application Packaging
10 2 (2.11%) FIX Protocol
10 2 (2.11%) Spring MVC
10 2 (2.11%) Spring Security
10 2 (2.11%) GWT
10 2 (2.11%) JDBC
10 2 (2.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.37%) Management Information System
1 7 (7.37%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.32%) User Experience
3 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.11%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.11%) DTV
5 2 (2.11%) Data Conversion
5 2 (2.11%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.11%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.05%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.05%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.05%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.05%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.05%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.05%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.05%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.05%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.21%) Linux
2 3 (3.16%) UNIX
2 3 (3.16%) Windows
3 2 (2.11%) CentOS
3 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.63%) SOA
2 27 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
4 13 (13.68%) Process Management
5 12 (12.63%) OO
5 12 (12.63%) TOGAF
5 12 (12.63%) Scrum
6 11 (11.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (10.53%) Project Management
8 9 (9.47%) OOD
8 9 (9.47%) E-Commerce
9 8 (8.42%) Data Modelling
9 8 (8.42%) ITIL
9 8 (8.42%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (8.42%) Software Engineering
10 7 (7.37%) Information Management
11 6 (6.32%) Zachman Framework
11 6 (6.32%) Analytics
11 6 (6.32%) Mentoring
12 5 (5.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 37 (38.95%) Java
2 13 (13.68%) JavaScript
3 9 (9.47%) Scala
4 3 (3.16%) C#
5 2 (2.11%) SQL
5 2 (2.11%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.05%) R
6 1 (1.05%) C
6 1 (1.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (9.47%) Degree
2 3 (3.16%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.11%) CCIE
3 2 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.05%) GCIA
4 1 (1.05%) CISSP
4 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) SLA
2 2 (2.11%) ISO 8583
2 2 (2.11%) QA
3 1 (1.05%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (3.16%) vSphere
2 2 (2.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.05%) XenApp
3 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (23.16%) Oracle
2 8 (8.42%) hybris
3 6 (6.32%) SAP
4 4 (4.21%) Cisco
4 4 (4.21%) Juniper
4 4 (4.21%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.21%) VMware
4 4 (4.21%) F5
5 3 (3.16%) IBM
6 2 (2.11%) Sybase
6 2 (2.11%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.11%) Citrix
7 1 (1.05%) Tableau
7 1 (1.05%) Twitter
7 1 (1.05%) Websense
7 1 (1.05%) EMC
7 1 (1.05%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.05%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.05%) Pega
7 1 (1.05%) CA
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Salary or Stock options
Posted: 4 days ago