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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Architect
Rank 860 796 847
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Architect 22 34 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.034% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.036% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 21
Average salary £66,250 £75,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £40,052
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £77,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £70,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +74.77%
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
101022 95344 106346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.22% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 82464 79867 91509
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 £26,500 £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 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 27 August 2014.

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 27 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
South East -20 9 £65,000 -7.14%
London -28 8 £67,500 -10.00% 2
South West -7 1 £70,000 +27.27% 1
East of England -9 1 £82,500 -8.33% 3
Senior Systems Architect
UK

Senior Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 13 (52.00%) Migration
2 12 (48.00%) Telecoms
2 12 (48.00%) Marketing
3 11 (44.00%) Service Delivery
3 11 (44.00%) Legal
4 8 (32.00%) Degree
4 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
5 7 (28.00%) Finance
6 6 (24.00%) Linux
7 5 (20.00%) Windows
8 4 (16.00%) VMware
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco
9 3 (12.00%) nginx
9 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
9 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
9 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (12.00%) Java
9 3 (12.00%) MySQL
9 3 (12.00%) Subversion
10 2 (8.00%) ICMP
10 2 (8.00%) Retail
10 2 (8.00%) Oracle
10 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
10 2 (8.00%) PHP
10 2 (8.00%) HTML
10 2 (8.00%) Web Services
10 2 (8.00%) ITIL
10 2 (8.00%) UNIX

Senior Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 3 (12.00%) nginx
2 2 (8.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.00%) Drupal
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (8.00%) AWS Data Pipeline
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.00%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) POP3
1 2 (8.00%) SMTP
1 2 (8.00%) ICMP
2 1 (4.00%) Network Security
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.00%) Big Data
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) DB2
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Subversion
2 2 (8.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) Hudson
3 1 (4.00%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (48.00%) Telecoms
1 12 (48.00%) Marketing
2 11 (44.00%) Legal
3 7 (28.00%) Finance
4 2 (8.00%) Retail
4 2 (8.00%) German Language
5 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
1 2 (8.00%) CSS
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
1 2 (8.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (4.00%) JSP
2 1 (4.00%) Servlets
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) J2EE
2 1 (4.00%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Social Media
2 2 (8.00%) FlexPod
3 1 (4.00%) ASIC
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) UNIX
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) CentOS
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Migration
2 11 (44.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (8.00%) Analytics
4 2 (8.00%) DevOps
4 2 (8.00%) B2B
4 2 (8.00%) B2C
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Release Management
4 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.00%) V-Model
5 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) UML
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) MVC
5 1 (4.00%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) C
3 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) ZABBIX
1 2 (8.00%) Capistrano
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
1 2 (8.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco
1 4 (16.00%) VMware
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (4.00%) hybris
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Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Shares
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