The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 109 101 71
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 1 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.087% 0.17% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.18% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 9
Average salary £65,000 £33,750 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.59% -23.29%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +13.63%
Senior Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1115 1138 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.62% 94.60% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 999 1010 642
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Senior Architect Salary Trend in Kent

Senior Architect
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) BCP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) BCP
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware