The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 461 432 474
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 526 516 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.51% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.54% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 435 391 374
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £90,000 £94,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +12.50%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102690 95590 105693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.33% 94.23% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84523 79913 91207
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Architect
UK

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -55 268 £70,000 - 26
South East +5 98 £65,000 +4.00% 9
East of England +17 53 £68,000 +6.66% 1
West Midlands +21 40 £55,000 -21.42% 1
South West -5 37 £55,000 -6.38% 4
Yorkshire -9 29 £60,000 -17.24% 1
North West -4 22 £57,250 -18.21% 3
East Midlands -8 12 £77,500 +40.90% 2
Midlands +12 2 £62,500 -19.35%
Senior Architect
UK

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 314 (29.05%) Finance
2 282 (26.09%) Java
3 199 (18.41%) .NET
4 187 (17.30%) Microsoft
5 174 (16.10%) SQL
5 174 (16.10%) SOA
6 167 (15.45%) Oracle
7 159 (14.71%) Degree
8 133 (12.30%) SQL Server
9 132 (12.21%) TOGAF
10 130 (12.03%) Banking
11 126 (11.66%) Business Intelligence
12 117 (10.82%) Cisco
13 115 (10.64%) Windows
14 114 (10.55%) HTML
15 113 (10.45%) JavaScript
16 110 (10.18%) C#
16 110 (10.18%) Big Data
17 109 (10.08%) CSS
18 106 (9.81%) ITIL
19 95 (8.79%) J2EE
20 94 (8.70%) MS Excel
21 91 (8.42%) Web Services
21 91 (8.42%) OO
22 90 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
22 90 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
22 90 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
23 89 (8.23%) TDD
23 89 (8.23%) UML
24 87 (8.05%) OOP

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 81 (7.49%) WebSphere
2 79 (7.31%) SharePoint
3 68 (6.29%) WebLogic
4 37 (3.42%) SharePoint 2010
5 33 (3.05%) Tomcat
6 32 (2.96%) SharePoint 2013
7 28 (2.59%) WebSphere Application Server
7 28 (2.59%) MQSeries
8 27 (2.50%) Apache
9 25 (2.31%) BizTalk Server
10 21 (1.94%) MS Exchange
11 17 (1.57%) WebLogic Portal
12 15 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (1.30%) Lync
13 14 (1.30%) IIS
14 11 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
15 10 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
15 10 (0.93%) CMS
16 9 (0.83%) Apache Pig
17 6 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 94 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.11%) Photoshop
2 12 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (0.74%) InDesign
4 5 (0.46%) MS Office
5 3 (0.28%) MS Project
5 3 (0.28%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.19%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.19%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 19 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.02%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (0.74%) SAP AFS
4 6 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.46%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.46%) Magento
6 4 (0.37%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.093%) Pivotal CRM
9 1 (0.093%) FLEXCUBE
9 1 (0.093%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.093%) Lawson
9 1 (0.093%) SAP SD
9 1 (0.093%) Finacle
9 1 (0.093%) Fredhopper
9 1 (0.093%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 47 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 35 (3.24%) SaaS
3 23 (2.13%) Office 365
4 20 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.74%) IaaS
6 7 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (0.37%) PaaS
9 3 (0.28%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.093%) LucidChart
10 1 (0.093%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.093%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 74 (6.85%) Internet
2 67 (6.20%) Firewall
3 44 (4.07%) Wireless
4 41 (3.79%) SAN
5 37 (3.42%) TCP/IP
6 33 (3.05%) HTTP
7 32 (2.96%) MPLS
8 31 (2.87%) WAN
9 30 (2.78%) OSPF
10 29 (2.68%) BGP
11 27 (2.50%) VPN
12 21 (1.94%) LAN
13 18 (1.67%) DNS
13 18 (1.67%) SSL
14 15 (1.39%) AMQP
15 14 (1.30%) Multicast
16 13 (1.20%) VoIP
16 13 (1.20%) 4G
17 12 (1.11%) IPv6
18 11 (1.02%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (12.30%) SQL Server
2 110 (10.18%) Big Data
3 87 (8.05%) NoSQL
4 81 (7.49%) Relational Database
5 73 (6.75%) Data Warehouse
6 62 (5.74%) MongoDB
7 61 (5.64%) Hadoop
8 58 (5.37%) MySQL
9 41 (3.79%) Apache Hive
10 37 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 35 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 35 (3.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 32 (2.96%) Oracle Database
13 29 (2.68%) DB2
14 25 (2.31%) HBase
15 24 (2.22%) RDBMS
16 23 (2.13%) Impala
16 23 (2.13%) QlikView
17 17 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
17 17 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 57 (5.27%) Git (software)
2 20 (1.85%) Mercurial
3 15 (1.39%) Subversion
3 15 (1.39%) Visual Studio
4 10 (0.93%) Axure RP
5 9 (0.83%) Maven
6 8 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (0.74%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 6 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (0.46%) Artifactory
8 5 (0.46%) Lombardi
9 2 (0.19%) JIRA
9 2 (0.19%) JUnit
10 1 (0.093%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.093%) NUnit
10 1 (0.093%) JMeter
10 1 (0.093%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.093%) WebLogic Workshop
10 1 (0.093%) Redmine
10 1 (0.093%) Jenkins
General
1 314 (29.05%) Finance
2 130 (12.03%) Banking
3 69 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 50 (4.63%) Retail
5 43 (3.98%) Marketing
6 38 (3.52%) Back Office
7 29 (2.68%) Games
8 25 (2.31%) Investment Banking
9 23 (2.13%) Manufacturing
10 21 (1.94%) Publishing
11 17 (1.57%) Law
12 14 (1.30%) Legal
13 13 (1.20%) Electronics
14 12 (1.11%) Corporate Banking
15 11 (1.02%) Advertising
16 10 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.65%) Front Office
17 7 (0.65%) French Language
18 4 (0.37%) German Language
18 4 (0.37%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (18.41%) .NET
2 114 (10.55%) HTML
3 109 (10.08%) CSS
4 95 (8.79%) J2EE
5 91 (8.42%) Web Services
6 78 (7.22%) XML
6 78 (7.22%) ASP.NET
7 48 (4.44%) Middleware
8 47 (4.35%) Java EE
9 46 (4.26%) jQuery
10 41 (3.79%) Spring
10 41 (3.79%) HTML5
11 40 (3.70%) WCF
12 38 (3.52%) Swing
13 34 (3.15%) REST
14 33 (3.05%) JMS
15 32 (2.96%) Hibernate
16 30 (2.78%) XSLT
17 29 (2.68%) JSON
18 28 (2.59%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 86 (7.96%) Open Source
2 50 (4.63%) Computer Science
3 41 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
4 36 (3.33%) Clustering
5 33 (3.05%) PKI
6 30 (2.78%) Visualisation
7 29 (2.68%) Mathematics
8 27 (2.50%) Statistics
9 25 (2.31%) Management Information System
10 23 (2.13%) Client/Server
11 17 (1.57%) N-Tier
12 16 (1.48%) RIA
13 15 (1.39%) Symmetrix
14 13 (1.20%) Replication
14 13 (1.20%) Hedge funds
15 11 (1.02%) Kindle
16 10 (0.93%) Life Science
16 10 (0.93%) Taxonomies
16 10 (0.93%) SWIFT
17 9 (0.83%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 115 (10.64%) Windows
2 76 (7.03%) Linux
3 32 (2.96%) Solaris
4 31 (2.87%) UNIX
5 26 (2.41%) Android
6 18 (1.67%) Apple iOS
7 15 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (1.11%) AIX
10 6 (0.56%) Debian
11 5 (0.46%) HPUX
11 5 (0.46%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (0.46%) CentOS
12 4 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.28%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.19%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (16.10%) SOA
2 132 (12.21%) TOGAF
3 126 (11.66%) Business Intelligence
4 106 (9.81%) ITIL
5 91 (8.42%) OO
6 90 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 90 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 90 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
7 89 (8.23%) TDD
7 89 (8.23%) UML
8 87 (8.05%) OOP
8 87 (8.05%) Scrum
8 87 (8.05%) Multithreading
9 86 (7.96%) Project Management
10 72 (6.66%) Stakeholder Management
11 71 (6.57%) Analytics
12 70 (6.48%) Data Modelling
13 61 (5.64%) ETL
14 59 (5.46%) Network Design
15 58 (5.37%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 282 (26.09%) Java
2 174 (16.10%) SQL
3 113 (10.45%) JavaScript
4 110 (10.18%) C#
5 45 (4.16%) PHP
6 38 (3.52%) R
7 36 (3.33%) Ruby
8 33 (3.05%) T-SQL
9 18 (1.67%) Perl
10 15 (1.39%) C++
10 15 (1.39%) Python
10 15 (1.39%) PowerShell
11 11 (1.02%) C
11 11 (1.02%) Scala
12 9 (0.83%) PL/SQL
12 9 (0.83%) Groovy
13 8 (0.74%) PHP5
14 5 (0.46%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.37%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.37%) XAML
Qualifications
1 159 (14.71%) Degree
2 71 (6.57%) Security Cleared
3 60 (5.55%) SC Cleared
4 31 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (2.22%) MCSE
6 18 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (1.57%) CCNP
8 16 (1.48%) CCIE
9 13 (1.20%) MCITP
10 12 (1.11%) ISEB
10 12 (1.11%) CISSP
11 11 (1.02%) VCP5
12 9 (0.83%) PhD
12 9 (0.83%) HP AIS
12 9 (0.83%) HP ASE
13 7 (0.65%) Sun Certification
13 7 (0.65%) Microsoft Certified Architect
14 6 (0.56%) DV Cleared
15 5 (0.46%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (7.31%) QA
2 34 (3.15%) COBIT
2 34 (3.15%) ISO 9001
3 25 (2.31%) ISO 8583
4 16 (1.48%) Data Quality
5 12 (1.11%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.28%) IAS 39
7 3 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.28%) Basel II
8 2 (0.19%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.19%) GAAP
9 1 (0.093%) SLA
9 1 (0.093%) EMIR
9 1 (0.093%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.093%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.093%) COREP
9 1 (0.093%) Basel III
System Software
1 54 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (4.81%) Active Directory
3 31 (2.87%) XenApp
4 23 (2.13%) vSphere
5 21 (1.94%) XenDesktop
5 21 (1.94%) Hyper-V
6 15 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
7 11 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
7 11 (1.02%) XenServer
8 4 (0.37%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.28%) Sendmail
10 2 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.093%) RHEV
11 1 (0.093%) vCloud
11 1 (0.093%) Varnish
11 1 (0.093%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 19 (1.76%) Puppet
2 10 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.83%) SCCM
3 9 (0.83%) SCOM
4 8 (0.74%) Tivoli
5 7 (0.65%) Data Guard
6 5 (0.46%) XenMobile
7 4 (0.37%) Oracle EDQ
7 4 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.19%) BMC Performance Manager
8 2 (0.19%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.19%) Capistrano
8 2 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.19%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.19%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.19%) SCSM
9 1 (0.093%) Cisco IPCC
9 1 (0.093%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.093%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.093%) Netcool
Vendors
1 187 (17.30%) Microsoft
2 167 (15.45%) Oracle
3 117 (10.82%) Cisco
4 69 (6.38%) SAP
4 69 (6.38%) VMware
5 59 (5.46%) F5
6 58 (5.37%) Juniper
7 45 (4.16%) Citrix
8 38 (3.52%) IBM
9 37 (3.42%) EMC
10 34 (3.15%) TIBCO
11 26 (2.41%) Google
12 22 (2.04%) Red Hat
12 22 (2.04%) Informatica
13 20 (1.85%) HP
14 19 (1.76%) Business Objects
15 18 (1.67%) Tableau
16 16 (1.48%) JBoss
17 14 (1.30%) Rackspace
17 14 (1.30%) Cognos
London
Sterlings Partnership
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus packa
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bath, Avon
ITF Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Networking People
Posted: 3 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chard, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: 23 hours ago
England
Aimhire Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum £90k & Bonus & Car Allowance & Flex
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
EXCELerate
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum £90k & Bonus & Car Allowance & Flex
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum £90k & Bonus & Car Allowance & Flex
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £80000 - £115000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + Pension + Health etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
FGS Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago