The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 459 431 478
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 483 536 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.54% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.57% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 392 399 364
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
Senior Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100712 94189 105607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.23% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82348 79093 90842
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Senior Architect Salary Trend in England

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Senior Architect Salary Histogram in England

Senior Architect
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
London -52 255 £75,000 - 22
South East -5 96 £67,500 +8.00% 5
West Midlands +16 48 £63,500 -9.28% 1
East of England +10 37 £68,000 +18.26% 1
South West -22 28 £57,500 -14.81% 7
North West -13 21 £66,250 -5.35% 1
East Midlands -1 14 £62,750 +4.58%
Yorkshire -54 13 £63,750 -1.92% 3
Senior Architect
UK

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 306 (30.21%) Finance
2 248 (24.48%) Java
3 229 (22.61%) Agile Software Development
4 191 (18.85%) .NET
5 172 (16.98%) SOA
6 166 (16.39%) Oracle
7 154 (15.20%) SQL
8 153 (15.10%) Microsoft
9 149 (14.71%) Degree
10 135 (13.33%) TOGAF
11 131 (12.93%) Cisco
12 129 (12.73%) Windows
13 128 (12.64%) ITIL
14 115 (11.35%) JavaScript
14 115 (11.35%) Banking
15 113 (11.15%) SQL Server
16 107 (10.56%) CSS
17 103 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
18 101 (9.97%) HTML
19 100 (9.87%) Web Services
20 99 (9.77%) Security Cleared
21 98 (9.67%) Enterprise Architecture
21 98 (9.67%) Technical Architecture
22 94 (9.28%) SC Cleared
22 94 (9.28%) Project Management
23 92 (9.08%) UML
24 89 (8.79%) J2EE
24 89 (8.79%) Telecoms
25 88 (8.69%) C#
26 86 (8.49%) SharePoint

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 86 (8.49%) SharePoint
2 81 (8.00%) WebSphere
3 57 (5.63%) WebLogic
4 47 (4.64%) SharePoint 2010
5 34 (3.36%) SharePoint 2013
6 33 (3.26%) Tomcat
7 27 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
8 26 (2.57%) Apache
9 22 (2.17%) MQSeries
10 18 (1.78%) WebLogic Portal
11 15 (1.48%) IIS
12 14 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
12 14 (1.38%) SharePoint Server
13 13 (1.28%) CMS
14 12 (1.18%) Adobe CQ
15 9 (0.89%) MS Exchange
16 7 (0.69%) Oracle Service Bus
17 5 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
18 4 (0.39%) nginx
18 4 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 66 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.09%) Photoshop
2 11 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (0.49%) MS Office
3 5 (0.49%) InDesign
4 4 (0.39%) MS Project
5 3 (0.30%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.20%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.099%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (0.79%) SAP AFS
2 8 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.59%) Cognos TM1
3 6 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.49%) Magento
5 3 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.30%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.30%) SAP R/3
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.099%) Fredhopper
7 1 (0.099%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.099%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.099%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.099%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 59 (5.82%) Cloud Computing
2 47 (4.64%) SaaS
3 26 (2.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (1.88%) Office 365
5 11 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (0.99%) PaaS
7 9 (0.89%) IaaS
8 8 (0.79%) SuccessFactors
9 6 (0.59%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.20%) AWS Data Pipeline
11 1 (0.099%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.099%) IBM Blueworks
11 1 (0.099%) ElastiCache
11 1 (0.099%) LucidChart
11 1 (0.099%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 84 (8.29%) Firewall
2 80 (7.90%) Internet
3 65 (6.42%) Wireless
4 38 (3.75%) SAN
5 32 (3.16%) WAN
5 32 (3.16%) MPLS
6 30 (2.96%) OSPF
7 29 (2.86%) BGP
8 26 (2.57%) VPN
9 24 (2.37%) TCP/IP
10 22 (2.17%) HTTP
11 21 (2.07%) SSL
12 20 (1.97%) 4G
13 17 (1.68%) 3G
14 16 (1.58%) LAN
14 16 (1.58%) Broadband
15 15 (1.48%) AMQP
16 12 (1.18%) VPLS
17 11 (1.09%) Cisco Nexus
17 11 (1.09%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (11.15%) SQL Server
2 85 (8.39%) Big Data
3 72 (7.11%) Relational Database
4 60 (5.92%) Data Warehouse
5 59 (5.82%) MySQL
6 54 (5.33%) NoSQL
7 44 (4.34%) MongoDB
8 41 (4.05%) Hadoop
9 38 (3.75%) Oracle Database
10 28 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 27 (2.67%) DB2
12 25 (2.47%) Apache Hive
12 25 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 23 (2.27%) RDBMS
14 22 (2.17%) HBase
15 21 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 20 (1.97%) Oracle Database 11g
17 18 (1.78%) QlikView
17 18 (1.78%) Impala
18 14 (1.38%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 37 (3.65%) Git (software)
2 18 (1.78%) Mercurial
3 11 (1.09%) Visual Studio
3 11 (1.09%) Maven
4 8 (0.79%) Axure RP
5 7 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (0.69%) Subversion
6 6 (0.59%) Lombardi
7 5 (0.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 5 (0.49%) Artifactory
7 5 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.39%) JUnit
8 4 (0.39%) Rational Application Developer
9 2 (0.20%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.20%) JIRA
9 2 (0.20%) jMock
9 2 (0.20%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.20%) Mockito
10 1 (0.099%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.099%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 306 (30.21%) Finance
2 115 (11.35%) Banking
3 89 (8.79%) Telecoms
4 56 (5.53%) Retail
5 54 (5.33%) Marketing
6 45 (4.44%) Back Office
7 23 (2.27%) Publishing
8 22 (2.17%) Legal
8 22 (2.17%) Manufacturing
8 22 (2.17%) Games
9 18 (1.78%) Investment Banking
10 14 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (1.18%) Law
12 8 (0.79%) Electronics
13 7 (0.69%) Advertising
14 5 (0.49%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
14 5 (0.49%) Billing
15 4 (0.39%) German Language
16 3 (0.30%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (18.85%) .NET
2 107 (10.56%) CSS
3 101 (9.97%) HTML
4 100 (9.87%) Web Services
5 89 (8.79%) J2EE
6 77 (7.60%) XML
7 64 (6.32%) ASP.NET
8 44 (4.34%) Spring
9 40 (3.95%) Middleware
10 39 (3.85%) HTML5
11 38 (3.75%) jQuery
12 34 (3.36%) Hibernate
13 33 (3.26%) WCF
14 29 (2.86%) Swing
15 27 (2.67%) JMS
16 26 (2.57%) Java EE
16 26 (2.57%) CSS3
17 25 (2.47%) REST
18 24 (2.37%) JSON
19 22 (2.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 77 (7.60%) Open Source
2 67 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (5.73%) User Experience
4 47 (4.64%) Computer Science
5 39 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 31 (3.06%) Clustering
7 29 (2.86%) Client/Server
8 26 (2.57%) Visualisation
8 26 (2.57%) PKI
9 23 (2.27%) Statistics
10 20 (1.97%) N-Tier
10 20 (1.97%) Management Information System
10 20 (1.97%) Life Science
10 20 (1.97%) Mathematics
11 17 (1.68%) FMCG
12 16 (1.58%) RIA
13 15 (1.48%) Replication
13 15 (1.48%) Symmetrix
14 14 (1.38%) Taxonomies
14 14 (1.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 129 (12.73%) Windows
2 84 (8.29%) Linux
3 48 (4.74%) UNIX
4 31 (3.06%) Solaris
5 27 (2.67%) Android
6 18 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (1.38%) Apple iOS
8 11 (1.09%) AIX
9 10 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.69%) CentOS
11 6 (0.59%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.49%) HPUX
13 4 (0.39%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.39%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.30%) Debian
15 2 (0.20%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (22.61%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (16.98%) SOA
3 135 (13.33%) TOGAF
4 128 (12.64%) ITIL
5 103 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
6 98 (9.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 98 (9.67%) Technical Architecture
7 94 (9.28%) Project Management
8 92 (9.08%) UML
9 77 (7.60%) Scrum
10 75 (7.40%) Network Design
11 71 (7.01%) Data Modelling
12 69 (6.81%) OOP
13 67 (6.61%) OO
14 64 (6.32%) Analytics
14 64 (6.32%) Multithreading
15 58 (5.73%) Migration
16 56 (5.53%) Mentoring
17 55 (5.43%) ERP
18 54 (5.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 248 (24.48%) Java
2 154 (15.20%) SQL
3 115 (11.35%) JavaScript
4 88 (8.69%) C#
5 37 (3.65%) Ruby
6 35 (3.46%) PHP
7 30 (2.96%) R
8 23 (2.27%) T-SQL
9 22 (2.17%) C++
10 19 (1.88%) C
10 19 (1.88%) Perl
11 18 (1.78%) PowerShell
12 17 (1.68%) Python
13 8 (0.79%) COBOL
13 8 (0.79%) PL/SQL
13 8 (0.79%) XPath
14 6 (0.59%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.49%) Scala
16 3 (0.30%) Groovy
16 3 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 149 (14.71%) Degree
2 99 (9.77%) Security Cleared
3 94 (9.28%) SC Cleared
4 22 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (2.07%) CCNP
6 20 (1.97%) CCIE
7 13 (1.28%) MCSE
8 12 (1.18%) ISEB
9 10 (0.99%) PhD
10 8 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (0.69%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 7 (0.69%) Sun Certification
11 7 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.49%) CCEE
12 5 (0.49%) DV Cleared
12 5 (0.49%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (0.39%) MBA
13 4 (0.39%) CCA
13 4 (0.39%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (6.81%) QA
2 41 (4.05%) ISO 9001
3 28 (2.76%) COBIT
4 20 (1.97%) ISO 8583
5 10 (0.99%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.99%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.30%) GAAP
7 2 (0.20%) SLA
7 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.20%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.099%) EMIR
8 1 (0.099%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 53 (5.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (2.57%) Active Directory
3 19 (1.88%) XenApp
4 18 (1.78%) Hyper-V
5 17 (1.68%) vSphere
6 15 (1.48%) Oracle RAC
7 11 (1.09%) XenDesktop
8 9 (0.89%) VMware ESX
9 8 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (0.59%) vCloud
11 5 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.30%) Sendmail
13 2 (0.20%) XenServer
13 2 (0.20%) Xen
13 2 (0.20%) Varnish
14 1 (0.099%) RHEV
14 1 (0.099%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 18 (1.78%) Puppet
2 10 (0.99%) SCOM
3 8 (0.79%) Tivoli
4 7 (0.69%) SCCM
4 7 (0.69%) Data Guard
5 6 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.49%) XenMobile
7 4 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (0.39%) OpenNMS
7 4 (0.39%) Oracle EDQ
8 3 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.20%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.20%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.20%) BMC Performance Manager
9 2 (0.20%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.20%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.099%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.099%) WSUS
10 1 (0.099%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.099%) Netcool
Vendors
1 166 (16.39%) Oracle
2 153 (15.10%) Microsoft
3 131 (12.93%) Cisco
4 83 (8.19%) SAP
5 82 (8.09%) Juniper
6 79 (7.80%) F5
7 76 (7.50%) VMware
8 50 (4.94%) IBM
9 35 (3.46%) EMC
10 26 (2.57%) Citrix
11 25 (2.47%) Google
11 25 (2.47%) TIBCO
11 25 (2.47%) Siebel
12 19 (1.88%) Red Hat
13 18 (1.78%) Hitachi
13 18 (1.78%) Informatica
14 17 (1.68%) JBoss
14 17 (1.68%) Business Objects
15 15 (1.48%) Rackspace
15 15 (1.48%) Brocade
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Up to £70K (neg) + excellent
Posted: 17 hours ago
Berkshire
Next Move IT
Salary: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Accudo Contract Solutions Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Hays London City Projects
Salary: £500.00 - £700.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary is approx 70-85k base + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £56,000 to £58,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Epsilium Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
ITF Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Harrow
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago