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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 229 221 279
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 85 104 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.72% 0.87% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.93% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 70 90 51
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £67,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £95,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £67,500 £56,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +20.53%
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
10870 11149 12128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.64% 93.16% 94.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9152 9865 11083
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 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 2 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 64 (38.55%) Finance
2 58 (34.94%) Java
3 38 (22.89%) SOA
4 37 (22.29%) CSS
4 37 (22.29%) Multithreading
5 34 (20.48%) HTML
5 34 (20.48%) Banking
6 32 (19.28%) .NET
7 30 (18.07%) OO
8 27 (16.27%) Microsoft
9 26 (15.66%) SQL
10 25 (15.06%) Retail
11 24 (14.46%) JavaScript
11 24 (14.46%) OOP
12 22 (13.25%) TDD
13 21 (12.65%) SQL Server
13 21 (12.65%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (12.65%) Degree
14 20 (12.05%) Enterprise Architecture
15 19 (11.45%) Oracle
16 18 (10.84%) Hibernate
16 18 (10.84%) Android
16 18 (10.84%) NoSQL
17 17 (10.24%) Mentoring
17 17 (10.24%) Spring
17 17 (10.24%) C#
17 17 (10.24%) Windows
17 17 (10.24%) SharePoint
18 16 (9.64%) Linux
18 16 (9.64%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 17 (10.24%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.02%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (4.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (4.22%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.61%) Adobe CQ
6 5 (3.01%) IIS
6 5 (3.01%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.41%) Apache
7 4 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.41%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.81%) CMS
8 3 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.20%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.60%) Mule
10 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.60%) Lync
10 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (4.22%) InDesign
2 7 (4.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (1.81%) Google Analytics
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%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.60%) Magento
3 1 (0.60%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.04%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (4.82%) SaaS
3 4 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.81%) Office 365
5 2 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.63%) Firewall
2 8 (4.82%) 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 21 (12.65%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.84%) NoSQL
3 16 (9.64%) Big Data
4 13 (7.83%) MongoDB
5 10 (6.02%) Hadoop
6 9 (5.42%) MySQL
7 8 (4.82%) Apache Hive
7 8 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (4.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (4.22%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (4.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (4.22%) HBase
9 6 (3.61%) Impala
10 5 (3.01%) Redis
10 5 (3.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.81%) QlikView
11 3 (1.81%) OLAP
11 3 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (4.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 7 (4.22%) Axure RP
2 6 (3.61%) Mercurial
2 6 (3.61%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.41%) Maven
4 3 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.81%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.20%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.60%) JUnit
6 1 (0.60%) JMeter
6 1 (0.60%) NUnit
6 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.60%) Selenium
6 1 (0.60%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.60%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.60%) Redmine
6 1 (0.60%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
General
1 64 (38.55%) Finance
2 34 (20.48%) Banking
3 25 (15.06%) Retail
4 8 (4.82%) Investment Banking
4 8 (4.82%) Games
5 7 (4.22%) Back Office
6 6 (3.61%) Law
6 6 (3.61%) Marketing
6 6 (3.61%) Corporate Banking
7 5 (3.01%) Advertising
8 4 (2.41%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.41%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.81%) International Banking
10 2 (1.20%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.20%) Electronics
10 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.60%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (22.29%) CSS
2 34 (20.48%) HTML
3 32 (19.28%) .NET
4 18 (10.84%) Hibernate
5 17 (10.24%) Spring
6 16 (9.64%) ASP.NET
6 16 (9.64%) XML
7 15 (9.04%) Web Services
8 14 (8.43%) J2EE
8 14 (8.43%) Ajax
9 13 (7.83%) Java EE
10 12 (7.23%) WCF
11 11 (6.63%) jQuery
11 11 (6.63%) HTML5
12 10 (6.02%) Java SE
12 10 (6.02%) CSS3
13 9 (5.42%) Silverlight
13 9 (5.42%) JSON
14 7 (4.22%) WPF
14 7 (4.22%) Google Closure
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.83%) Client/Server
1 13 (7.83%) Open Source
2 10 (6.02%) N-Tier
2 10 (6.02%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.42%) Visualisation
4 7 (4.22%) iPhone
4 7 (4.22%) Statistics
5 6 (3.61%) Mathematics
6 5 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.41%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.81%) Clustering
8 3 (1.81%) Derivative
8 3 (1.81%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.20%) Life Science
9 2 (1.20%) DTV
9 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.60%) CLARiiON
10 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.84%) Android
2 17 (10.24%) Windows
3 16 (9.64%) Linux
4 11 (6.63%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.81%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.20%) AIX
6 2 (1.20%) Solaris
6 2 (1.20%) UNIX
6 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.60%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.89%) SOA
2 37 (22.29%) Multithreading
3 30 (18.07%) OO
4 24 (14.46%) OOP
5 22 (13.25%) TDD
6 21 (12.65%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (12.05%) Enterprise Architecture
8 17 (10.24%) Mentoring
9 15 (9.04%) Web Development
9 15 (9.04%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (9.04%) Project Management
10 13 (7.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 12 (7.23%) ITIL
11 12 (7.23%) Analytics
12 10 (6.02%) Knowledge Management
12 10 (6.02%) Content Management
12 10 (6.02%) Technical Architecture
13 9 (5.42%) Network Design
13 9 (5.42%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (4.82%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 58 (34.94%) Java
2 26 (15.66%) SQL
3 24 (14.46%) JavaScript
4 17 (10.24%) 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%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.60%) Scala
11 1 (0.60%) Clojure
11 1 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (12.65%) Degree
2 8 (4.82%) SC Cleared
2 8 (4.82%) 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 16 (9.64%) QA
2 3 (1.81%) 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 13 (7.83%) Cisco
4 11 (6.63%) Google
5 10 (6.02%) VMware
5 10 (6.02%) Juniper
6 9 (5.42%) IBM
6 9 (5.42%) F5
7 8 (4.82%) SAP
7 8 (4.82%) Adobe
8 6 (3.61%) Siebel
9 5 (3.01%) JBoss
9 5 (3.01%) HP
10 4 (2.41%) Business Objects
11 3 (1.81%) Cognos
11 3 (1.81%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (1.81%) NetApp
11 3 (1.81%) Citrix
11 3 (1.81%) IronPort
11 3 (1.81%) CheckPoint
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