The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Architect
Rank 102 99 109
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 9 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.71% 0.24% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.25% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £70,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -
UK excluding London average salary £67,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -3.70%
Senior Architect
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1235 1202 1357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 97.78% 96.08% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 746 806 881
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Senior Architect Salary Trend in Glasgow

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Senior Architect Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (27.27%) Reference Data
3 5 (22.73%) F5
3 5 (22.73%) Firewall
3 5 (22.73%) Document Management
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 4 (18.18%) C#
4 4 (18.18%) OO
4 4 (18.18%) OOD
4 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
4 4 (18.18%) MVC
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto
5 3 (13.64%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (13.64%) Network Architecture
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (13.64%) IPsec
5 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (13.64%) Process Management
5 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.64%) Banking
5 3 (13.64%) Zachman Framework

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (13.64%) IPsec
2 3 (13.64%) IPv4
2 3 (13.64%) MPLS
2 3 (13.64%) OSPF
2 3 (13.64%) SSL
2 3 (13.64%) VPN
2 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (9.09%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Reference Data
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.55%) Pricing Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (22.73%) Document Management
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) MVC
3 4 (18.18%) OO
3 4 (18.18%) OOD
3 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
4 3 (13.64%) CRM
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) Network Architecture
4 3 (13.64%) Network Design
4 3 (13.64%) Process Management
4 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.64%) SOA
4 3 (13.64%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (13.64%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (9.09%) ITSM
5 2 (9.09%) Open Source
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) C
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CCIE
1 2 (9.09%) CCNP
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.09%) CISSP
1 2 (9.09%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco
1 5 (22.73%) F5
2 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
2 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto
3 2 (9.09%) Apple
3 2 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (4.55%) Informatica
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle