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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Architect
Rank 258 245 262
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 50 94 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.75% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.81% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 42 85 56
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £99,800 £88,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £69,250 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-6.13% +6.53%
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
9653 11564 11211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.64% 92.44% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8207 9765 9779
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 39 (27.86%) Banking
2 36 (25.71%) Retail
3 35 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 34 (24.29%) Finance
5 30 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (20.71%) OO
7 28 (20.00%) Java
8 27 (19.29%) OOD
9 26 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (17.14%) .NET
11 23 (16.43%) Web Services
12 19 (13.57%) SQL
13 17 (12.14%) Oracle
13 17 (12.14%) SOA
13 17 (12.14%) Microsoft
13 17 (12.14%) VMware
13 17 (12.14%) DevOps
14 16 (11.43%) SQL Server
14 16 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
15 15 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
15 15 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (10.00%) Linux
16 14 (10.00%) vSphere
17 13 (9.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 13 (9.29%) VMware Infrastructure
17 13 (9.29%) Middleware
18 12 (8.57%) MVC
18 12 (8.57%) ASP.NET
18 12 (8.57%) CentOS

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 6 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (4.29%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.14%) CMS
5 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.43%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.43%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.43%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.43%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.43%) SAS
6 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.71%) Documentum
6 1 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.43%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.43%) SPSS
2 2 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.71%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.14%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.43%) Firewall
2 8 (5.71%) Wireless
3 3 (2.14%) SAN
3 3 (2.14%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.43%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.71%) DNS
5 1 (0.71%) FTP
5 1 (0.71%) HTTP
5 1 (0.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 16 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 15 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (6.43%) Oracle Database
4 9 (6.43%) Big Data
5 8 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (5.00%) OLAP
6 7 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (5.00%) Oracle ODI
7 6 (4.29%) MongoDB
7 6 (4.29%) NoSQL
7 6 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.43%) SAP Data Services
10 2 (1.43%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (1.43%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.71%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.71%) NuGet
General
1 39 (27.86%) Banking
2 36 (25.71%) Retail
3 34 (24.29%) Finance
4 5 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.86%) Marketing
5 4 (2.86%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.14%) Electronics
6 3 (2.14%) Legal
6 3 (2.14%) Interactive Media
7 1 (0.71%) Advertising
7 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.71%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.14%) .NET
2 23 (16.43%) Web Services
3 13 (9.29%) Middleware
4 12 (8.57%) ASP.NET
5 11 (7.86%) Spring
6 9 (6.43%) Hibernate
6 9 (6.43%) Oracle Fusion
6 9 (6.43%) Spring MVC
7 8 (5.71%) WCF
8 7 (5.00%) HTML
8 7 (5.00%) CSS
9 5 (3.57%) XML
9 5 (3.57%) MDX
10 3 (2.14%) WinForms
10 3 (2.14%) J2EE
10 3 (2.14%) XHTML
10 3 (2.14%) .NET Framework
10 3 (2.14%) HTML5
10 3 (2.14%) Silverlight
11 2 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (5.00%) User Experience
4 6 (4.29%) Digital Media
5 5 (3.57%) Data Integration
6 4 (2.86%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.14%) DTV
7 3 (2.14%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.14%) Open Source
7 3 (2.14%) iPhone
7 3 (2.14%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.43%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.43%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.71%) Equities
9 1 (0.71%) Replication
9 1 (0.71%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.71%) Informatics
9 1 (0.71%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.00%) Linux
2 13 (9.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (8.57%) CentOS
4 11 (7.86%) Windows
5 6 (4.29%) Android
6 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.14%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 29 (20.71%) OO
3 27 (19.29%) OOD
4 26 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (12.14%) SOA
5 17 (12.14%) DevOps
6 15 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
6 15 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (8.57%) MVC
8 11 (7.86%) Technical Architecture
8 11 (7.86%) Mentoring
9 8 (5.71%) Network Design
9 8 (5.71%) ETL
9 8 (5.71%) ITIL
10 7 (5.00%) Migration
10 7 (5.00%) Kimball Methodology
11 6 (4.29%) Android Development
11 6 (4.29%) iOS Development
11 6 (4.29%) Data Management
11 6 (4.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 28 (20.00%) Java
2 19 (13.57%) SQL
3 8 (5.71%) C#
4 7 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.86%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.43%) R
7 1 (0.71%) ECMAScript
7 1 (0.71%) VBScript
7 1 (0.71%) Perl
7 1 (0.71%) PHP
7 1 (0.71%) C
7 1 (0.71%) C++
7 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 11 (7.86%) Degree
2 8 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 8 (5.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.14%) QA
2 2 (1.43%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.43%) SLA
2 2 (1.43%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 14 (10.00%) vSphere
2 13 (9.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.43%) XenApp
3 2 (1.43%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.43%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.71%) Xen
4 1 (0.71%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (1.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (12.14%) Oracle
1 17 (12.14%) Microsoft
1 17 (12.14%) VMware
2 11 (7.86%) SAP
3 9 (6.43%) F5
3 9 (6.43%) Cisco
3 9 (6.43%) Juniper
4 7 (5.00%) Sitecore
5 5 (3.57%) Citrix
5 5 (3.57%) Tableau
6 4 (2.86%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.43%) Cognos
7 2 (1.43%) Informatica
7 2 (1.43%) IBM
7 2 (1.43%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.71%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.71%) Websense
8 1 (0.71%) NetApp
8 1 (0.71%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.71%) HP
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