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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 80 89 76
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 6 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.52% 0.088% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.092% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 7
Average salary £57,750 £54,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £54,000 £40,052
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £54,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £67,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- +22.72%
Senior Architect
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1086 1090 913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.68% 95.87% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 864 868 796
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,710 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Senior Architect Salary Trend in Essex

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Senior Architect Salary Histogram in Essex

Senior Architect
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Architect within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
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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
Chelmsford +1 1 £55,000 +1.85%
Senior Architect
East of England

Senior Architect
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Network Design
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) F5
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Publishing
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) MODAF
4 1 (16.67%) SysML
4 1 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) MODAF
3 1 (16.67%) SysML
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) F5
1 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) IBM