The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Architect
Rank 885 893 902
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Architect 20 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.018% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.019% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 8
Average salary £75,000 £80,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £91,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £44,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
Senior Systems 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
91358 94470 93145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.12% 96.49% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 77495 78985 75634
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Systems Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Systems Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Systems Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Senior Systems Architect Salary Trend in England

Senior Systems Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Systems Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Senior Systems Architect Salary Histogram in England

Senior Systems 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 Systems Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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 +11 16 £80,000 - 3
East Midlands - 3 £55,000 -
Yorkshire +8 1 £50,000 +13.63%
Senior Systems Architect
UK

Senior Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title.

1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (65.38%) Linux
2 14 (53.85%) DNS
3 13 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 13 (50.00%) Python
3 13 (50.00%) Perl
3 13 (50.00%) DevOps
4 10 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (34.62%) Finance
5 9 (34.62%) Service Delivery
5 9 (34.62%) Shell Script
5 9 (34.62%) Nagios
5 9 (34.62%) Web Services
5 9 (34.62%) Open Source
5 9 (34.62%) Bash Shell
5 9 (34.62%) REST
5 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (34.62%) OpenNMS
5 9 (34.62%) Automated Testing
5 9 (34.62%) Systems Analysis
5 9 (34.62%) Ruby
5 9 (34.62%) Ruby on Rails
5 9 (34.62%) Web Development
5 9 (34.62%) Diameter Protocol
5 9 (34.62%) SNMP
6 7 (26.92%) Java
7 5 (19.23%) IIS
7 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
7 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
7 5 (19.23%) Windows

Senior Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (19.23%) IIS
1 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) DNS
2 9 (34.62%) Diameter Protocol
2 9 (34.62%) SNMP
3 5 (19.23%) IP Telephony
3 5 (19.23%) LAN
3 5 (19.23%) WAN
4 2 (7.69%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
General
1 13 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (34.62%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) REST
1 9 (34.62%) Ruby on Rails
1 9 (34.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.54%) Contract for Difference
2 3 (11.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Equities
3 1 (3.85%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (11.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) DevOps
3 9 (34.62%) Automated Testing
3 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (34.62%) Open Source
3 9 (34.62%) Service Delivery
3 9 (34.62%) Systems Analysis
3 9 (34.62%) Web Development
4 4 (15.38%) Integration Acceptance Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) SOA
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) Perl
1 13 (50.00%) Python
2 9 (34.62%) Bash Shell
2 9 (34.62%) Ruby
2 9 (34.62%) Shell Script
3 7 (26.92%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) C
4 3 (11.54%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
1 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) Nagios
1 9 (34.62%) OpenNMS
2 5 (19.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco
1 5 (19.23%) Citrix
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
1 5 (19.23%) VMware
2 4 (15.38%) Pega
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