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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Architect
Rank 262 240 224
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 41 88 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.75% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.81% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 37 71 89
Average salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £57,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,500 £82,500 £96,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
8988 10867 11023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.91% 92.63% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7763 9145 9766
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 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 28 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 38 (45.24%) Java
2 31 (36.90%) SOA
3 30 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (28.57%) Web Services
5 21 (25.00%) Finance
6 18 (21.43%) Oracle
7 17 (20.24%) Big Data
8 16 (19.05%) Middleware
8 16 (19.05%) Oracle Database
9 15 (17.86%) JavaScript
9 15 (17.86%) J2EE
9 15 (17.86%) Oracle Database 11g
10 13 (15.48%) Enterprise Architecture
10 13 (15.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 13 (15.48%) Oracle ODI
10 13 (15.48%) Oracle Fusion
10 13 (15.48%) Oracle BPM
10 13 (15.48%) Oracle Service Bus
10 13 (15.48%) Process Management
10 13 (15.48%) Scrum
11 12 (14.29%) TOGAF
12 11 (13.10%) Scala
12 11 (13.10%) Node.js
12 11 (13.10%) E-Commerce
13 10 (11.90%) Project Management
13 10 (11.90%) hybris
13 10 (11.90%) Apache Solr
13 10 (11.90%) Lucene
13 10 (11.90%) Software Engineering
13 10 (11.90%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 (15.48%) Oracle Service Bus
1 13 (15.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (13.10%) Node.js
3 10 (11.90%) Apache Solr
4 4 (4.76%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.76%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.38%) JBoss
5 2 (2.38%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.19%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Visio
1 3 (3.57%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (15.48%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.57%) SaaS
3 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.52%) Firewall
2 4 (4.76%) MPLS
2 4 (4.76%) VPN
3 3 (3.57%) DNS
3 3 (3.57%) LAN
3 3 (3.57%) WAN
3 3 (3.57%) HTTP
3 3 (3.57%) Wireless
4 2 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (2.38%) OSPF
4 2 (2.38%) BGP
4 2 (2.38%) PBX
4 2 (2.38%) VoIP
4 2 (2.38%) SAN
4 2 (2.38%) Internet
4 2 (2.38%) FCoE
4 2 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (2.38%) IOS XR
4 2 (2.38%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.24%) Big Data
2 16 (19.05%) Oracle Database
3 15 (17.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (15.48%) Oracle ODI
5 7 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.38%) DB2
6 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.19%) OLAP
7 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.19%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.19%) HBase
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Maven
2 3 (3.57%) Axure RP
3 2 (2.38%) JUnit
3 2 (2.38%) PowerBuilder
3 2 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 21 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (10.71%) Banking
3 6 (7.14%) Retail
4 5 (5.95%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.76%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.38%) Electronics
6 2 (2.38%) Marketing
7 1 (1.19%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.19%) Front Office
7 1 (1.19%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (28.57%) Web Services
2 16 (19.05%) Middleware
3 15 (17.86%) J2EE
4 13 (15.48%) Oracle Fusion
5 10 (11.90%) Lucene
6 7 (8.33%) .NET
7 6 (7.14%) Spring
8 4 (4.76%) REST
8 4 (4.76%) JMS
8 4 (4.76%) AngularJS
8 4 (4.76%) XML
9 3 (3.57%) Java EE
9 3 (3.57%) RESTful
10 2 (2.38%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.38%) JSF
10 2 (2.38%) JTA
10 2 (2.38%) Ajax
10 2 (2.38%) Backbone.js
10 2 (2.38%) JSON
10 2 (2.38%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 7 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (8.33%) User Experience
2 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.38%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.38%) DTV
3 2 (2.38%) Data Conversion
3 2 (2.38%) SWIFT
3 2 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.19%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.19%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.19%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.19%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.19%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.19%) Copywriting
4 1 (1.19%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.19%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.57%) UNIX
1 3 (3.57%) Windows
2 2 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.90%) SOA
2 30 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.48%) Scrum
3 13 (15.48%) Process Management
3 13 (15.48%) Enterprise Architecture
4 12 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 11 (13.10%) E-Commerce
6 10 (11.90%) Project Management
6 10 (11.90%) Software Engineering
7 8 (9.52%) OO
7 8 (9.52%) ITIL
7 8 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 7 (8.33%) Information Management
9 6 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
10 5 (5.95%) Analytics
10 5 (5.95%) TDD
10 5 (5.95%) OOD
10 5 (5.95%) UML
11 4 (4.76%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (45.24%) Java
2 15 (17.86%) JavaScript
3 11 (13.10%) Scala
4 2 (2.38%) SQL
4 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.38%) C#
5 1 (1.19%) C
5 1 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (11.90%) Degree
2 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.38%) CCIE
3 2 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.19%) GCIA
4 1 (1.19%) CISSP
4 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (2.38%) ISO 8583
3 1 (1.19%) COBIT
3 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.19%) XenApp
2 1 (1.19%) vSphere
2 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (21.43%) Oracle
2 10 (11.90%) hybris
3 4 (4.76%) F5
3 4 (4.76%) Cisco
3 4 (4.76%) Juniper
4 3 (3.57%) IBM
4 3 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.57%) SAP
5 2 (2.38%) Citrix
5 2 (2.38%) Sybase
5 2 (2.38%) VMware
5 2 (2.38%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.19%) Reuters
6 1 (1.19%) Websense
6 1 (1.19%) Twitter
6 1 (1.19%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.19%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.19%) Pega
6 1 (1.19%) CA
6 1 (1.19%) NetApp
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Salary: £90 - 120k+ & excellent, comprehensive package
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