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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 230 225 291
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +66
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 83 102 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.72% 0.86% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.92% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 70 86 47
Average salary £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £95,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
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
10693 11039 12092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.73% 93.17% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9010 9695 11083
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 65 (39.16%) Finance
2 58 (34.94%) Java
3 40 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (22.89%) CSS
4 38 (22.89%) SOA
5 35 (21.08%) HTML
5 35 (21.08%) Multithreading
6 33 (19.88%) .NET
7 31 (18.67%) Banking
8 28 (16.87%) OO
9 27 (16.27%) SQL
9 27 (16.27%) Microsoft
10 26 (15.66%) JavaScript
11 23 (13.86%) Retail
12 22 (13.25%) OOP
12 22 (13.25%) Degree
13 21 (12.65%) TDD
13 21 (12.65%) Enterprise Architecture
14 20 (12.05%) SQL Server
15 19 (11.45%) Oracle
15 19 (11.45%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (11.45%) Hibernate
15 19 (11.45%) Android
16 18 (10.84%) NoSQL
16 18 (10.84%) Spring
16 18 (10.84%) SharePoint
17 17 (10.24%) Windows
17 17 (10.24%) ASP.NET
17 17 (10.24%) XML
17 17 (10.24%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 18 (10.84%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.63%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (4.82%) Adobe CQ
3 8 (4.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (4.22%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.01%) IIS
5 5 (3.01%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.41%) CMS
6 4 (2.41%) Apache
6 4 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.41%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.20%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.60%) Mule
9 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.60%) Lync
9 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (4.22%) Photoshop
3 6 (3.61%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Google Analytics
1 3 (1.81%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.60%) Magento
3 1 (0.60%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.64%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (5.42%) SaaS
3 4 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.81%) Office 365
5 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.43%) Firewall
2 11 (6.63%) Wireless
3 6 (3.61%) SAN
3 6 (3.61%) Internet
4 5 (3.01%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.01%) WAN
5 3 (1.81%) LAN
5 3 (1.81%) VoIP
5 3 (1.81%) MPLS
5 3 (1.81%) OSPF
5 3 (1.81%) BGP
5 3 (1.81%) Multicast
5 3 (1.81%) IPv6
6 2 (1.20%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.20%) NAS
6 2 (1.20%) WAAS
6 2 (1.20%) DNS
6 2 (1.20%) Broadband
6 2 (1.20%) HTTP
7 1 (0.60%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.05%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.84%) NoSQL
3 16 (9.64%) Big Data
4 13 (7.83%) MongoDB
5 12 (7.23%) MySQL
6 10 (6.02%) Hadoop
7 8 (4.82%) Apache Hive
7 8 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (4.22%) HBase
9 6 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (3.61%) Impala
9 6 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (3.01%) Redis
11 4 (2.41%) Oracle Database
11 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (2.41%) QlikView
11 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.81%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (3.61%) Git (software)
1 6 (3.61%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 6 (3.61%) Axure RP
1 6 (3.61%) Mercurial
2 4 (2.41%) Maven
3 3 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.81%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.20%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.60%) JUnit
5 1 (0.60%) JMeter
5 1 (0.60%) NUnit
5 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (0.60%) Selenium
5 1 (0.60%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.60%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.60%) Redmine
5 1 (0.60%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
General
1 65 (39.16%) Finance
2 31 (18.67%) Banking
3 23 (13.86%) Retail
4 9 (5.42%) Marketing
5 8 (4.82%) Games
6 7 (4.22%) Investment Banking
6 7 (4.22%) Back Office
7 6 (3.61%) Law
7 6 (3.61%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (2.41%) Retail Banking
8 4 (2.41%) Advertising
8 4 (2.41%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.81%) International Banking
10 2 (1.20%) Electronics
10 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.60%) Legal
11 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (22.89%) CSS
2 35 (21.08%) HTML
3 33 (19.88%) .NET
4 19 (11.45%) Hibernate
5 18 (10.84%) Spring
6 17 (10.24%) J2EE
6 17 (10.24%) ASP.NET
6 17 (10.24%) XML
7 16 (9.64%) Web Services
8 14 (8.43%) Ajax
9 12 (7.23%) Java EE
9 12 (7.23%) WCF
9 12 (7.23%) HTML5
10 11 (6.63%) jQuery
11 10 (6.02%) CSS3
11 10 (6.02%) Silverlight
12 9 (5.42%) JSON
12 9 (5.42%) Java SE
13 8 (4.82%) XHTML
14 7 (4.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.04%) User Experience
2 13 (7.83%) Client/Server
3 11 (6.63%) N-Tier
3 11 (6.63%) Open Source
4 10 (6.02%) Visualisation
5 9 (5.42%) Computer Science
6 8 (4.82%) iPhone
7 7 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (4.22%) Statistics
8 6 (3.61%) Mathematics
9 4 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (2.41%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.81%) Clustering
10 3 (1.81%) Derivative
10 3 (1.81%) Life Science
10 3 (1.81%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (1.20%) Digital Media
11 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.45%) Android
2 17 (10.24%) Windows
3 16 (9.64%) Linux
4 11 (6.63%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.81%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.20%) UNIX
6 2 (1.20%) AIX
6 2 (1.20%) Solaris
7 1 (0.60%) CentOS
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (22.89%) SOA
3 35 (21.08%) Multithreading
4 28 (16.87%) OO
5 22 (13.25%) OOP
6 21 (12.65%) TDD
6 21 (12.65%) Enterprise Architecture
7 19 (11.45%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (9.04%) ITIL
8 15 (9.04%) Project Management
8 15 (9.04%) Web Development
8 15 (9.04%) Mentoring
9 12 (7.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 12 (7.23%) Analytics
9 12 (7.23%) Network Design
10 10 (6.02%) Content Management
10 10 (6.02%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (5.42%) Knowledge Management
11 9 (5.42%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (4.82%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 58 (34.94%) Java
2 27 (16.27%) SQL
3 26 (15.66%) JavaScript
4 16 (9.64%) C#
5 8 (4.82%) XPath
6 7 (4.22%) R
7 6 (3.61%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.01%) Ruby
9 4 (2.41%) PHP
10 2 (1.20%) C
11 1 (0.60%) VBA
11 1 (0.60%) C++
11 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (13.25%) Degree
2 11 (6.63%) SC Cleared
2 11 (6.63%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.81%) PhD
3 3 (1.81%) MBA
4 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.20%) MCP
5 1 (0.60%) MCSE
5 1 (0.60%) MCSA
5 1 (0.60%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.60%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.04%) QA
2 4 (2.41%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.20%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.60%) EMIR
4 1 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.60%) GAAP
System Software
1 9 (5.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.22%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.81%) Sendmail
3 3 (1.81%) XenApp
3 3 (1.81%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.60%) vSphere
4 1 (0.60%) XenServer
4 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.20%) Puppet
2 2 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.60%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.60%) WSUS
3 1 (0.60%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (16.27%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.45%) Oracle
3 16 (9.64%) Cisco
4 13 (7.83%) Juniper
5 12 (7.23%) F5
6 11 (6.63%) Google
7 10 (6.02%) Adobe
7 10 (6.02%) VMware
8 9 (5.42%) IBM
8 9 (5.42%) SAP
9 7 (4.22%) Siebel
10 5 (3.01%) JBoss
10 5 (3.01%) HP
11 4 (2.41%) Business Objects
12 3 (1.81%) Cognos
12 3 (1.81%) MicroStrategy
12 3 (1.81%) NetApp
12 3 (1.81%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.81%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
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Red Sofa London
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
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Huxley Associates
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 19 days ago
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Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
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Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago