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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 237 247 279
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 77 95 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.79% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.85% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 67 77 36
Average salary £72,500 £70,000 £71,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £62,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +20.19%
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
10333 11224 11123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.84% 93.08% 94.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8993 9641 10137
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 59 (35.76%) Finance
2 50 (30.30%) Java
3 45 (27.27%) .NET
4 43 (26.06%) SOA
5 38 (23.03%) Microsoft
6 37 (22.42%) CSS
7 36 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (17.58%) HTML
9 28 (16.97%) JavaScript
10 27 (16.36%) SQL Server
11 26 (15.76%) ASP.NET
12 24 (14.55%) SQL
12 24 (14.55%) SharePoint
12 24 (14.55%) Enterprise Architecture
13 23 (13.94%) Cisco
14 22 (13.33%) Firewall
14 22 (13.33%) Linux
14 22 (13.33%) XML
14 22 (13.33%) ITIL
15 21 (12.73%) Oracle
15 21 (12.73%) C#
15 21 (12.73%) Web Services
15 21 (12.73%) Juniper
16 20 (12.12%) Wireless
16 20 (12.12%) Degree
16 20 (12.12%) F5
17 19 (11.52%) Multithreading
17 19 (11.52%) SC Cleared
17 19 (11.52%) Security Cleared
17 19 (11.52%) Network Design

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 24 (14.55%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (4.85%) Adobe CQ
5 6 (3.64%) CMS
6 5 (3.03%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.03%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.42%) Apache
7 4 (2.42%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.82%) IIS
8 3 (1.82%) JBoss
8 3 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.21%) SAS
9 2 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.61%) Mule
10 1 (0.61%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 14 (8.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.82%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.21%) SPSS
4 1 (0.61%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (1.82%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.61%) Magento
3 1 (0.61%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.91%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.64%) SaaS
4 4 (2.42%) Office 365
4 4 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.33%) Firewall
2 20 (12.12%) Wireless
3 5 (3.03%) WAN
3 5 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.42%) Internet
5 3 (1.82%) MPLS
5 3 (1.82%) OSPF
5 3 (1.82%) BGP
5 3 (1.82%) IPv6
5 3 (1.82%) SAN
5 3 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (1.82%) VoIP
5 3 (1.82%) WAAS
5 3 (1.82%) Multicast
6 2 (1.21%) LAN
7 1 (0.61%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.61%) Network Security
7 1 (0.61%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.61%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.48%) MySQL
2 14 (8.48%) NoSQL
3 13 (7.88%) Big Data
4 10 (6.06%) MongoDB
4 10 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (4.85%) Hadoop
5 8 (4.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (4.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (4.24%) HBase
6 7 (4.24%) Apache Hive
7 6 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (3.64%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.42%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.42%) Impala
8 4 (2.42%) OLAP
9 3 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.82%) Redis
10 2 (1.21%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (2.42%) Mercurial
1 4 (2.42%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.82%) Maven
3 2 (1.21%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.21%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (0.61%) NUnit
4 1 (0.61%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.61%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (0.61%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.61%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.61%) SpecFlow
General
1 59 (35.76%) Finance
2 14 (8.48%) Banking
3 13 (7.88%) Retail
4 11 (6.67%) Marketing
5 7 (4.24%) Games
6 5 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.03%) Law
7 4 (2.42%) Advertising
8 3 (1.82%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.82%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (1.21%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.21%) Automotive
9 2 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.21%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.61%) Back Office
10 1 (0.61%) Electronics
10 1 (0.61%) Legal
10 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.61%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (27.27%) .NET
2 37 (22.42%) CSS
3 29 (17.58%) HTML
4 26 (15.76%) ASP.NET
5 22 (13.33%) XML
6 21 (12.73%) Web Services
7 19 (11.52%) J2EE
8 18 (10.91%) WCF
9 16 (9.70%) Hibernate
9 16 (9.70%) Spring
10 15 (9.09%) Ajax
11 13 (7.88%) jQuery
12 11 (6.67%) Silverlight
12 11 (6.67%) HTML5
13 10 (6.06%) CSS3
13 10 (6.06%) XHTML
14 9 (5.45%) WPF
14 9 (5.45%) Java EE
15 7 (4.24%) JSON
15 7 (4.24%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 13 (7.88%) N-Tier
3 12 (7.27%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.27%) Algorithms
4 10 (6.06%) iPhone
5 9 (5.45%) Visualisation
5 9 (5.45%) User Experience
6 8 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.85%) Open Source
7 7 (4.24%) Digital Media
8 6 (3.64%) Statistics
9 4 (2.42%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.82%) Life Science
10 3 (1.82%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.21%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.61%) Social Media
12 1 (0.61%) Performance Metrics
12 1 (0.61%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.33%) Linux
2 17 (10.30%) Windows
3 16 (9.70%) Android
4 10 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.64%) Apple iOS
6 5 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.82%) CentOS
7 3 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (1.21%) AIX
8 2 (1.21%) Solaris
9 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.61%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (26.06%) SOA
2 36 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (14.55%) Enterprise Architecture
4 22 (13.33%) ITIL
5 19 (11.52%) Network Design
5 19 (11.52%) Multithreading
6 17 (10.30%) OO
6 17 (10.30%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (10.30%) TDD
7 16 (9.70%) Mentoring
8 13 (7.88%) Web Development
9 12 (7.27%) Technical Architecture
9 12 (7.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 12 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (6.67%) Android Development
10 11 (6.67%) iOS Development
10 11 (6.67%) Workflow
10 11 (6.67%) Project Management
11 10 (6.06%) OOP
11 10 (6.06%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 50 (30.30%) Java
2 28 (16.97%) JavaScript
3 24 (14.55%) SQL
4 21 (12.73%) C#
5 11 (6.67%) XPath
6 10 (6.06%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.64%) R
8 4 (2.42%) PHP
9 3 (1.82%) Ruby
10 2 (1.21%) Perl
11 1 (0.61%) C++
11 1 (0.61%) VBScript
11 1 (0.61%) VBA
11 1 (0.61%) Python
11 1 (0.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.61%) C
11 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (12.12%) Degree
2 19 (11.52%) SC Cleared
2 19 (11.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.21%) MBA
3 2 (1.21%) MCP
3 2 (1.21%) PhD
4 1 (0.61%) CISSP
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.61%) MCSE
4 1 (0.61%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.45%) QA
2 3 (1.82%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.61%) GAAP
System Software
1 8 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.64%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.42%) vSphere
4 3 (1.82%) Sendmail
4 3 (1.82%) XenApp
4 3 (1.82%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.61%) XenServer
5 1 (0.61%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.61%) HDFS
5 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.61%) SCCM
3 1 (0.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (23.03%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.94%) Cisco
3 21 (12.73%) Oracle
3 21 (12.73%) Juniper
4 20 (12.12%) F5
5 10 (6.06%) VMware
5 10 (6.06%) SAP
6 8 (4.85%) IBM
6 8 (4.85%) Red Hat
7 7 (4.24%) Siebel
8 6 (3.64%) Adobe
8 6 (3.64%) Sitecore
8 6 (3.64%) Google
9 5 (3.03%) Cognos
10 4 (2.42%) HP
10 4 (2.42%) Citrix
10 4 (2.42%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.82%) Teradata
11 3 (1.82%) IronPort
11 3 (1.82%) NetApp
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