The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 390 355 402
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 264 303 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.60% 0.67% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.71% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 202 215 189
Average salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £90,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £63,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+9.80% +15.90%
Senior Architect
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41277 42384 44909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.88% 93.95% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 35223 34844 38809
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Senior Architect Salary Trend in London

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Senior Architect Salary Histogram in London

Senior Architect
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
City of London +9 88 £72,500 +3.57% 12
Harrow -1 5 - -
Canary Wharf +29 2 £81,500 -19.70%
Docklands, London -13 1 £105,000 +61.53%
Surbiton - 1 £60,000 -
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 127 (24.52%) Finance
2 113 (21.81%) Java
3 102 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (18.92%) SOA
5 91 (17.57%) .NET
6 88 (16.99%) Microsoft
7 87 (16.80%) Big Data
8 86 (16.60%) Degree
9 80 (15.44%) Business Intelligence
10 77 (14.86%) Oracle
11 68 (13.13%) JavaScript
11 68 (13.13%) Web Services
12 63 (12.16%) SAP
12 63 (12.16%) SQL
12 63 (12.16%) Windows
13 62 (11.97%) Linux
14 57 (11.00%) CSS
15 56 (10.81%) Retail
16 55 (10.62%) SQL Server
17 54 (10.42%) Banking
18 53 (10.23%) Project Management
19 52 (10.04%) Cisco
19 52 (10.04%) Analytics
20 51 (9.85%) ITIL
20 51 (9.85%) Enterprise Architecture
20 51 (9.85%) Cloud Computing
21 49 (9.46%) OO
22 47 (9.07%) HTML
22 47 (9.07%) ETL
23 46 (8.88%) VMware

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 37 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 23 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
3 16 (3.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 14 (2.70%) SAS
5 13 (2.51%) WebSphere
6 10 (1.93%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (1.93%) Adobe CQ
7 9 (1.74%) Apache Pig
7 9 (1.74%) CMS
8 6 (1.16%) Apache
8 6 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.16%) Apache Spark
9 5 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (0.97%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.77%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.77%) Node.js
10 4 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.58%) nginx
11 3 (0.58%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 40 (7.72%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.47%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.93%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.77%) SPSS
5 3 (0.58%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.39%) MS Office
6 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.19%) MS Project
7 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.19%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (1.16%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (0.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (0.58%) Magento
2 3 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.19%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 51 (9.85%) Cloud Computing
2 39 (7.53%) SaaS
3 21 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (1.93%) Office 365
6 9 (1.74%) IaaS
6 9 (1.74%) PaaS
7 3 (0.58%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.39%) AWS Data Pipeline
9 1 (0.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.19%) LucidChart
9 1 (0.19%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.37%) Firewall
2 22 (4.25%) Wireless
3 19 (3.67%) WAN
3 19 (3.67%) Internet
4 15 (2.90%) MPLS
4 15 (2.90%) OSPF
4 15 (2.90%) BGP
5 12 (2.32%) SSL
6 10 (1.93%) VPN
6 10 (1.93%) VPLS
7 9 (1.74%) TCP/IP
8 8 (1.54%) SAN
9 7 (1.35%) DNS
9 7 (1.35%) LAN
10 6 (1.16%) RSVP
11 4 (0.77%) WAAS
11 4 (0.77%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (0.77%) Multicast
11 4 (0.77%) Wireshark
11 4 (0.77%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (16.80%) Big Data
2 55 (10.62%) SQL Server
3 45 (8.69%) NoSQL
4 37 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 36 (6.95%) Hadoop
6 33 (6.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 29 (5.60%) MySQL
7 29 (5.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 27 (5.21%) MongoDB
8 27 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
9 24 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 22 (4.25%) Apache Hive
11 20 (3.86%) HBase
12 18 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
13 16 (3.09%) QlikView
13 16 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
13 16 (3.09%) RDBMS
13 16 (3.09%) Impala
14 14 (2.70%) OLAP
15 13 (2.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (2.90%) Git (software)
2 13 (2.51%) Axure RP
3 10 (1.93%) Mercurial
4 6 (1.16%) Maven
5 5 (0.97%) ReSharper
6 4 (0.77%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (0.77%) Subversion
6 4 (0.77%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.77%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.58%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.39%) PowerDesigner
8 2 (0.39%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.39%) Rational Rose
8 2 (0.39%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.39%) JIRA
8 2 (0.39%) Webistrano
9 1 (0.19%) NUnit
9 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 1 (0.19%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 127 (24.52%) Finance
2 56 (10.81%) Retail
3 54 (10.42%) Banking
4 43 (8.30%) Marketing
5 23 (4.44%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 13 (2.51%) Law
7 13 (2.51%) Games
8 11 (2.12%) Legal
8 11 (2.12%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.93%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.35%) Advertising
11 6 (1.16%) Back Office
11 6 (1.16%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.97%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.97%) Publishing
13 4 (0.77%) Billing
14 3 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.58%) Electronics
14 3 (0.58%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (17.57%) .NET
2 68 (13.13%) Web Services
3 57 (11.00%) CSS
4 47 (9.07%) HTML
5 43 (8.30%) XML
6 35 (6.76%) ASP.NET
7 34 (6.56%) J2EE
8 25 (4.83%) HTML5
9 23 (4.44%) Spring
10 21 (4.05%) WCF
11 20 (3.86%) Hibernate
12 17 (3.28%) jQuery
12 17 (3.28%) CSS3
13 16 (3.09%) Ajax
14 14 (2.70%) XHTML
14 14 (2.70%) Silverlight
15 13 (2.51%) JSON
16 12 (2.32%) Google Closure
16 12 (2.32%) JDBC
17 11 (2.12%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (7.92%) User Experience
2 36 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (6.18%) Computer Science
4 25 (4.83%) Life Science
4 25 (4.83%) Visualisation
4 25 (4.83%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (4.44%) Client/Server
6 18 (3.47%) N-Tier
7 17 (3.28%) FMCG
7 17 (3.28%) Algorithms
8 16 (3.09%) Mathematics
8 16 (3.09%) Open Source
9 15 (2.90%) Statistics
10 13 (2.51%) iPhone
11 12 (2.32%) Digital Media
12 11 (2.12%) Social Media
13 10 (1.93%) Mobile App
14 9 (1.74%) Data Integration
15 7 (1.35%) Management Information System
16 6 (1.16%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 63 (12.16%) Windows
2 62 (11.97%) Linux
3 28 (5.41%) Android
4 18 (3.47%) UNIX
5 17 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (2.90%) Apple iOS
7 10 (1.93%) CentOS
8 7 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.35%) Windows Phone
9 6 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.39%) AIX
11 2 (0.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (18.92%) SOA
3 80 (15.44%) Business Intelligence
4 53 (10.23%) Project Management
5 52 (10.04%) Analytics
6 51 (9.85%) ITIL
6 51 (9.85%) Enterprise Architecture
7 49 (9.46%) OO
8 47 (9.07%) ETL
9 42 (8.11%) TDD
10 35 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 34 (6.56%) Migration
11 34 (6.56%) E-Commerce
12 32 (6.18%) Data Modelling
13 31 (5.98%) MapReduce
14 30 (5.79%) Technical Architecture
14 30 (5.79%) Mentoring
15 29 (5.60%) OOP
15 29 (5.60%) Information Management
16 24 (4.63%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 113 (21.81%) Java
2 68 (13.13%) JavaScript
3 63 (12.16%) SQL
4 44 (8.49%) C#
5 17 (3.28%) Python
6 15 (2.90%) C++
7 13 (2.51%) T-SQL
7 13 (2.51%) R
8 11 (2.12%) PHP
8 11 (2.12%) COBOL
8 11 (2.12%) Ruby
8 11 (2.12%) XPath
9 9 (1.74%) C
10 6 (1.16%) VB.NET
11 5 (0.97%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.77%) Scala
12 4 (0.77%) Perl
13 2 (0.39%) VB
13 2 (0.39%) JCL
14 1 (0.19%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 86 (16.60%) Degree
2 22 (4.25%) Security Cleared
3 21 (4.05%) SC Cleared
4 15 (2.90%) CCNP
4 15 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (2.70%) CCIE
6 7 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.77%) CCNA
8 2 (0.39%) MBA
8 2 (0.39%) PhD
9 1 (0.19%) MCSE
9 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 1 (0.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.19%) CCDP
9 1 (0.19%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.86%) QA
2 17 (3.28%) ISO 9001
3 12 (2.32%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.97%) COBIT
4 5 (0.97%) SLA
5 3 (0.58%) GAAP
6 1 (0.19%) Solvency II
System Software
1 32 (6.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.93%) vSphere
4 9 (1.74%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.35%) Apache Flume
5 7 (1.35%) HDFS
6 3 (0.58%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.39%) XenApp
7 2 (0.39%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.39%) Xen
7 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.19%) Varnish
8 1 (0.19%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (2.32%) Puppet
2 7 (1.35%) SCCM
3 6 (1.16%) Oozie
4 3 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.58%) SCOM
5 2 (0.39%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.39%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.39%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.19%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.19%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 88 (16.99%) Microsoft
2 77 (14.86%) Oracle
3 63 (12.16%) SAP
4 52 (10.04%) Cisco
5 46 (8.88%) VMware
6 44 (8.49%) IBM
7 35 (6.76%) Juniper
8 25 (4.83%) Siebel
8 25 (4.83%) F5
9 24 (4.63%) Cognos
10 19 (3.67%) Brocade
11 17 (3.28%) Tableau
12 16 (3.09%) Informatica
13 15 (2.90%) Hitachi
13 15 (2.90%) Adobe
14 14 (2.70%) Google
15 13 (2.51%) HP
16 8 (1.54%) Red Hat
16 8 (1.54%) Teradata
16 8 (1.54%) Sitecore
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