The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Architect
Rank 233 228 246
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 21 20 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.30% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.31% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 12
Average salary £70,000 £54,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,750 £71,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £68,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Senior Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6836 6380 8163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.39% 96.24% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5545 5161 7074
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Architect in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the East of England region.

Senior Architect Salary Trend in the East of England

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Senior Architect Salary Histogram in the East of England

Senior Architect
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Architect within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -13 16 £66,250 +15.21%
Cambridgeshire -5 2 £65,000 -
Norfolk - 2 £77,500 -
Suffolk -6 1 £60,000 +4.34%
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 20 (40.82%) Finance
2 18 (36.73%) Java
3 15 (30.61%) SC Cleared
3 15 (30.61%) Security Cleared
4 14 (28.57%) Oracle
4 14 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 14 (28.57%) WebSphere
5 13 (26.53%) DB2
5 13 (26.53%) Middleware
6 12 (24.49%) UML
6 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (20.41%) WebLogic
7 10 (20.41%) Windows
7 10 (20.41%) Open Source
8 9 (18.37%) Software Architecture
8 9 (18.37%) Waterfall
8 9 (18.37%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
8 9 (18.37%) XML
8 9 (18.37%) MQSeries
8 9 (18.37%) TIBCO
8 9 (18.37%) JMS
8 9 (18.37%) PKI
8 9 (18.37%) Programme Management
8 9 (18.37%) Management Information System
9 8 (16.33%) SOA
9 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
10 7 (14.29%) EMC
10 7 (14.29%) TOGAF
10 7 (14.29%) Degree

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 14 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
1 14 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 10 (20.41%) WebLogic
3 9 (18.37%) MQSeries
4 6 (12.24%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.08%) Apache Pig
6 1 (2.04%) GlassFish
6 1 (2.04%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (2.04%) JBoss
6 1 (2.04%) Apache
6 1 (2.04%) IIS
6 1 (2.04%) Tuxedo
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.04%) iPlanet
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) SSL
2 4 (8.16%) Internet
3 1 (2.04%) Wireless
3 1 (2.04%) Firewall
3 1 (2.04%) LAN
3 1 (2.04%) WAN
3 1 (2.04%) HTTP
3 1 (2.04%) DNS
3 1 (2.04%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) DB2
2 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.24%) EDRMS
4 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.08%) Apache Hive
4 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.08%) Big Data
4 2 (4.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (2.04%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (2.04%) Rational DOORS
General
1 20 (40.82%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Interactive Media
2 6 (12.24%) Retail
2 6 (12.24%) Back Office
3 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Publishing
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) Middleware
2 9 (18.37%) XML
2 9 (18.37%) JMS
3 6 (12.24%) Web Services
4 5 (10.20%) J2EE
5 4 (8.16%) HTML
5 4 (8.16%) .NET
5 4 (8.16%) EJB
5 4 (8.16%) CSS
5 4 (8.16%) JSP
5 4 (8.16%) Servlets
6 3 (6.12%) REST
6 3 (6.12%) RESTful
6 3 (6.12%) Spring
6 3 (6.12%) Java EE
6 3 (6.12%) Application Packaging
6 3 (6.12%) SOAP
7 2 (4.08%) Ajax
7 2 (4.08%) jQuery
7 2 (4.08%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Open Source
2 9 (18.37%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (18.37%) PKI
2 9 (18.37%) Management Information System
3 6 (12.24%) User Experience
3 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.24%) Taxonomies
4 3 (6.12%) SWIFT
5 2 (4.08%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Windows
2 5 (10.20%) UNIX
2 5 (10.20%) Linux
3 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.04%) Solaris
5 1 (2.04%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) UML
1 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.37%) Software Architecture
2 9 (18.37%) Waterfall
2 9 (18.37%) Programme Management
3 8 (16.33%) SOA
4 7 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 6 (12.24%) Use Case
5 6 (12.24%) IDEF
5 6 (12.24%) Requirements Management
5 6 (12.24%) Business Analysis
5 6 (12.24%) Knowledge Management
5 6 (12.24%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (12.24%) Project Management
5 6 (12.24%) Migration
5 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.24%) Scrum
5 6 (12.24%) Data Modelling
5 6 (12.24%) CRM
5 6 (12.24%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.73%) Java
2 5 (10.20%) SQL
3 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.08%) VBScript
4 2 (4.08%) VB
4 2 (4.08%) Scala
4 2 (4.08%) Groovy
4 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.04%) Jython
5 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) SC Cleared
1 15 (30.61%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.29%) Degree
3 6 (12.24%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.08%) XenApp
1 2 (4.08%) XenDesktop
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.04%) vSphere
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) EdgeSight
2 1 (2.04%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (2.04%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) Oracle
2 9 (18.37%) TIBCO
3 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (14.29%) EMC
5 6 (12.24%) Open Text
6 5 (10.20%) IBM
7 4 (8.16%) hybris
8 2 (4.08%) Cisco
8 2 (4.08%) Citrix
8 2 (4.08%) Fujitsu
8 2 (4.08%) AppSense
8 2 (4.08%) VMware
9 1 (2.04%) F5
9 1 (2.04%) Sybase
9 1 (2.04%) Juniper
9 1 (2.04%) BMC
9 1 (2.04%) NetApp
9 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.04%) NetIQ