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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 455 412 457
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 504 548 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.54% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.57% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 411 420 401
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £70,000 £57,000
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +22.80%
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
103240 95834 105354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.23% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84283 80255 90787
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 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 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 22 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 -55 264 £70,000 -6.66% 17
South East -6 98 £67,500 +8.00% 8
East of England +23 44 £62,500 -10.71% 4
West Midlands -1 36 £57,000 -18.57% 1
South West -8 32 £57,000 -17.09% 2
Yorkshire -27 22 £61,951 -14.55% 1
North West -26 18 £57,500 -17.85% 2
East Midlands -7 9 £70,000 +16.66%
Midlands +20 1 £62,500 -19.35%
Senior Architect
UK

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 304 (29.17%) Finance
2 264 (25.34%) Java
3 202 (19.39%) .NET
4 174 (16.70%) SOA
5 169 (16.22%) SQL
6 167 (16.03%) Oracle
6 167 (16.03%) Microsoft
7 161 (15.45%) Degree
8 127 (12.19%) SQL Server
9 124 (11.90%) TOGAF
10 120 (11.52%) JavaScript
11 119 (11.42%) Banking
12 118 (11.32%) CSS
12 118 (11.32%) Windows
12 118 (11.32%) Cisco
13 117 (11.23%) HTML
13 117 (11.23%) Business Intelligence
14 110 (10.56%) ITIL
15 106 (10.17%) C#
16 103 (9.88%) Big Data
17 95 (9.12%) Web Services
18 93 (8.93%) J2EE
19 91 (8.73%) Technical Architecture
19 91 (8.73%) Enterprise Architecture
20 89 (8.54%) Project Management
21 87 (8.35%) UML
22 86 (8.25%) SharePoint
22 86 (8.25%) Telecoms
23 84 (8.06%) XML
24 83 (7.97%) Agile Software Development

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 86 (8.25%) SharePoint
2 81 (7.77%) WebSphere
3 65 (6.24%) WebLogic
4 44 (4.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 35 (3.36%) SharePoint 2013
6 34 (3.26%) Tomcat
7 28 (2.69%) WebSphere Application Server
8 26 (2.50%) MQSeries
8 26 (2.50%) Apache
9 21 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
10 18 (1.73%) WebLogic Portal
11 15 (1.44%) IIS
12 13 (1.25%) MS Exchange
13 11 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
13 11 (1.06%) CMS
14 9 (0.86%) Adobe CQ
14 9 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
15 7 (0.67%) Apache Pig
15 7 (0.67%) Oracle Service Bus
16 5 (0.48%) Node.js
Applications
1 71 (6.81%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.25%) Photoshop
2 13 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (0.77%) InDesign
4 4 (0.38%) MS Project
5 3 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.29%) MS Office
6 2 (0.19%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.19%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 17 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (0.77%) SAP AFS
4 7 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.58%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (0.48%) Magento
6 5 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.29%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.19%) SAP R/3
8 2 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.096%) Fredhopper
9 1 (0.096%) Finacle
9 1 (0.096%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.096%) Temenos T24
9 1 (0.096%) Misys Equation
9 1 (0.096%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.096%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 53 (5.09%) Cloud Computing
2 42 (4.03%) SaaS
3 21 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (1.82%) Office 365
5 10 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (0.77%) IaaS
7 7 (0.67%) PaaS
8 6 (0.58%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.096%) AWS Data Pipeline
10 1 (0.096%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.096%) IBM Blueworks
10 1 (0.096%) ElastiCache
10 1 (0.096%) LucidChart
10 1 (0.096%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.096%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 82 (7.87%) Internet
2 71 (6.81%) Firewall
3 50 (4.80%) Wireless
4 37 (3.55%) SAN
5 32 (3.07%) MPLS
6 31 (2.98%) WAN
6 31 (2.98%) TCP/IP
7 30 (2.88%) OSPF
8 29 (2.78%) BGP
9 27 (2.59%) VPN
9 27 (2.59%) HTTP
10 20 (1.92%) SSL
10 20 (1.92%) 4G
11 18 (1.73%) LAN
12 17 (1.63%) 3G
13 16 (1.54%) Broadband
14 15 (1.44%) AMQP
15 14 (1.34%) DNS
16 11 (1.06%) Multicast
16 11 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (12.19%) SQL Server
2 103 (9.88%) Big Data
3 80 (7.68%) Relational Database
4 76 (7.29%) NoSQL
5 68 (6.53%) Data Warehouse
6 56 (5.37%) MySQL
6 56 (5.37%) MongoDB
7 51 (4.89%) Hadoop
8 38 (3.65%) Apache Hive
9 33 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 32 (3.07%) Oracle Database
11 30 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 29 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 28 (2.69%) DB2
14 25 (2.40%) HBase
15 24 (2.30%) RDBMS
16 23 (2.21%) Impala
17 18 (1.73%) Oracle Database 11g
17 18 (1.73%) QlikView
18 17 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 47 (4.51%) Git (software)
2 20 (1.92%) Mercurial
3 16 (1.54%) Visual Studio
4 12 (1.15%) Subversion
5 11 (1.06%) Axure RP
5 11 (1.06%) Maven
6 9 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (0.77%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 7 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (0.58%) Lombardi
10 5 (0.48%) Artifactory
11 4 (0.38%) JUnit
12 2 (0.19%) CruiseControl
12 2 (0.19%) NUnit
12 2 (0.19%) JIRA
12 2 (0.19%) jMock
12 2 (0.19%) Mockito
13 1 (0.096%) Redmine
13 1 (0.096%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.096%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 304 (29.17%) Finance
2 119 (11.42%) Banking
3 86 (8.25%) Telecoms
4 52 (4.99%) Marketing
4 52 (4.99%) Retail
5 39 (3.74%) Back Office
6 28 (2.69%) Games
7 23 (2.21%) Manufacturing
8 20 (1.92%) Publishing
9 17 (1.63%) Legal
9 17 (1.63%) Investment Banking
10 13 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 13 (1.25%) Law
11 11 (1.06%) Advertising
11 11 (1.06%) Electronics
12 6 (0.58%) Front Office
12 6 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
13 5 (0.48%) French Language
13 5 (0.48%) German Language
13 5 (0.48%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (19.39%) .NET
2 118 (11.32%) CSS
3 117 (11.23%) HTML
4 95 (9.12%) Web Services
5 93 (8.93%) J2EE
6 84 (8.06%) XML
7 80 (7.68%) ASP.NET
8 46 (4.41%) Middleware
9 45 (4.32%) jQuery
10 42 (4.03%) Spring
10 42 (4.03%) WCF
11 41 (3.93%) HTML5
12 39 (3.74%) Java EE
13 34 (3.26%) Swing
14 33 (3.17%) JMS
15 32 (3.07%) Hibernate
16 30 (2.88%) JSON
17 28 (2.69%) XSLT
17 28 (2.69%) REST
18 27 (2.59%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 81 (7.77%) Open Source
2 49 (4.70%) Computer Science
3 37 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
4 33 (3.17%) Clustering
5 30 (2.88%) PKI
6 27 (2.59%) Visualisation
7 26 (2.50%) Client/Server
7 26 (2.50%) Statistics
8 24 (2.30%) Mathematics
9 22 (2.11%) N-Tier
10 21 (2.02%) Management Information System
11 16 (1.54%) RIA
12 15 (1.44%) Life Science
12 15 (1.44%) Symmetrix
13 14 (1.34%) Smartphone
14 12 (1.15%) Replication
14 12 (1.15%) iPhone
15 11 (1.06%) Kindle
15 11 (1.06%) Taxonomies
16 10 (0.96%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 118 (11.32%) Windows
2 76 (7.29%) Linux
3 35 (3.36%) UNIX
4 31 (2.98%) Solaris
5 29 (2.78%) Android
6 17 (1.63%) Apple iOS
7 16 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (1.15%) AIX
9 9 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (0.48%) CentOS
10 5 (0.48%) HPUX
10 5 (0.48%) Debian
11 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.38%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.29%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.29%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.19%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (16.70%) SOA
2 124 (11.90%) TOGAF
3 117 (11.23%) Business Intelligence
4 110 (10.56%) ITIL
5 91 (8.73%) Technical Architecture
5 91 (8.73%) Enterprise Architecture
6 89 (8.54%) Project Management
7 87 (8.35%) UML
8 83 (7.97%) Agile Software Development
8 83 (7.97%) Scrum
9 80 (7.68%) OO
10 79 (7.58%) OOP
11 78 (7.49%) Multithreading
12 76 (7.29%) TDD
13 72 (6.91%) Data Modelling
14 71 (6.81%) Analytics
15 63 (6.05%) Stakeholder Management
16 62 (5.95%) Network Design
17 57 (5.47%) ERP
17 57 (5.47%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 264 (25.34%) Java
2 169 (16.22%) SQL
3 120 (11.52%) JavaScript
4 106 (10.17%) C#
5 38 (3.65%) R
5 38 (3.65%) PHP
6 37 (3.55%) Ruby
7 28 (2.69%) T-SQL
8 18 (1.73%) C++
8 18 (1.73%) C
8 18 (1.73%) Perl
9 16 (1.54%) Python
9 16 (1.54%) PowerShell
10 8 (0.77%) PL/SQL
10 8 (0.77%) Scala
11 6 (0.58%) VB.NET
11 6 (0.58%) Groovy
12 5 (0.48%) PHP5
12 5 (0.48%) XPath
12 5 (0.48%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 161 (15.45%) Degree
2 76 (7.29%) Security Cleared
3 71 (6.81%) SC Cleared
4 24 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (1.82%) CCNP
5 19 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (1.73%) CCIE
7 17 (1.63%) MCSE
8 13 (1.25%) ISEB
9 10 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (0.96%) PhD
10 8 (0.77%) CISSP
11 7 (0.67%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 7 (0.67%) Sun Certification
12 6 (0.58%) MCITP
13 5 (0.48%) VCP5
13 5 (0.48%) DV Cleared
13 5 (0.48%) HND
13 5 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.38%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (7.49%) QA
2 40 (3.84%) ISO 9001
3 29 (2.78%) COBIT
4 24 (2.30%) ISO 8583
5 14 (1.34%) Data Quality
6 12 (1.15%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.29%) Basel II
7 3 (0.29%) GAAP
7 3 (0.29%) IAS 39
8 2 (0.19%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.096%) EMIR
9 1 (0.096%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.096%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.096%) COREP
9 1 (0.096%) Basel III
9 1 (0.096%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (3.26%) Active Directory
3 21 (2.02%) XenApp
4 18 (1.73%) vSphere
5 15 (1.44%) Hyper-V
5 15 (1.44%) Oracle RAC
6 13 (1.25%) XenDesktop
7 6 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (0.48%) XenServer
8 5 (0.48%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.29%) vCloud
9 3 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.29%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.096%) RHEV
10 1 (0.096%) Varnish
10 1 (0.096%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 17 (1.63%) Puppet
2 8 (0.77%) Tivoli
3 7 (0.67%) SCCM
3 7 (0.67%) SCOM
3 7 (0.67%) Data Guard
4 6 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (0.38%) Oracle EDQ
6 3 (0.29%) XenMobile
6 3 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (0.19%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.19%) OpenNMS
7 2 (0.19%) BMC Performance Manager
7 2 (0.19%) Capistrano
7 2 (0.19%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.096%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.096%) WSUS
8 1 (0.096%) Netcool
8 1 (0.096%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 1 (0.096%) MOM
Vendors
1 167 (16.03%) Oracle
1 167 (16.03%) Microsoft
2 118 (11.32%) Cisco
3 75 (7.20%) SAP
4 66 (6.33%) Juniper
5 65 (6.24%) VMware
5 65 (6.24%) F5
6 44 (4.22%) IBM
7 32 (3.07%) EMC
8 29 (2.78%) TIBCO
9 26 (2.50%) Citrix
10 25 (2.40%) Google
11 20 (1.92%) Informatica
11 20 (1.92%) Siebel
12 19 (1.82%) Red Hat
13 18 (1.73%) Business Objects
14 17 (1.63%) JBoss
15 15 (1.44%) Rackspace
15 15 (1.44%) HP
16 14 (1.34%) Cognos
London
Talent Source Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum £80-90K base with Bonus from 0-20% o
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: 60,000 to £75,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40-60k
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Shares
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £120,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package in additi
Posted: Yesterday
Romsey, Hampshire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Hays IT
Salary: Car, Pension, Bonus and More
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent salary and package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Up to £70K (neg) + excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £80000 - £115000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £47,000 to £57,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago