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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Architect
Rank 465 409 330
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -79
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 170 255 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.54% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.58% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 137 209 231
Average salary £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,600 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -7.40%
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
41405 43906 41833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.16% 93.53% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35392 36667 35123
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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 -20 40 £75,000 +7.14% 5
Canary Wharf -4 1 £80,000 -11.11%
Croydon - 1 £74,500 -
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

1 129 (36.34%) Java
2 104 (29.30%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (23.94%) Finance
4 81 (22.82%) Degree
4 81 (22.82%) SOA
5 79 (22.25%) Oracle
6 63 (17.75%) Amazon AWS
7 61 (17.18%) C#
7 61 (17.18%) .NET
8 59 (16.62%) SQL Server
8 59 (16.62%) Retail
9 56 (15.77%) Mentoring
10 55 (15.49%) Web Services
11 50 (14.08%) OO
11 50 (14.08%) Banking
12 49 (13.80%) Computer Science
13 45 (12.68%) TOGAF
13 45 (12.68%) MVC
14 42 (11.83%) Software Engineering
14 42 (11.83%) Big Data
15 40 (11.27%) Analytics
15 40 (11.27%) DevOps
15 40 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
15 40 (11.27%) C++
16 38 (10.70%) E-Commerce
16 38 (10.70%) Enterprise Architecture
17 37 (10.42%) ASP.NET
18 36 (10.14%) OOD
19 35 (9.86%) C
20 34 (9.58%) Microsoft

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 26 (7.32%) WebSphere
2 20 (5.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 15 (4.23%) Node.js
4 13 (3.66%) Oracle Service Bus
5 11 (3.10%) Apache Solr
5 11 (3.10%) WebLogic
5 11 (3.10%) Apache
6 10 (2.82%) SharePoint
7 9 (2.54%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (2.25%) IIS
8 8 (2.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 7 (1.97%) Mule
10 5 (1.41%) Tomcat
10 5 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (1.13%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.85%) CMS
12 3 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.56%) SAS
13 2 (0.56%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 17 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.25%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.41%) MS Office
4 4 (1.13%) SPSS
4 4 (1.13%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 13 (3.66%) Magento
1 13 (3.66%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (2.25%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.28%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.28%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 63 (17.75%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.38%) SaaS
4 11 (3.10%) PaaS
5 10 (2.82%) IaaS
6 4 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.56%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.56%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.56%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.56%) Office 365
8 2 (0.56%) Terremark
8 2 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.56%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.28%) Veeva
9 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.28%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 34 (9.58%) Firewall
2 21 (5.92%) Cisco Nexus
3 20 (5.63%) VPN
4 15 (4.23%) MPLS
5 13 (3.66%) Wireless
6 12 (3.38%) OSPF
6 12 (3.38%) WAN
7 11 (3.10%) HTTP
8 10 (2.82%) BGP
9 8 (2.25%) DNS
9 8 (2.25%) LAN
10 7 (1.97%) Internet
11 6 (1.69%) TCP/IP
11 6 (1.69%) EIGRP
11 6 (1.69%) SAN
11 6 (1.69%) Network Security
12 5 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (1.41%) VoIP
13 4 (1.13%) SNMP
13 4 (1.13%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (16.62%) SQL Server
2 42 (11.83%) Big Data
3 34 (9.58%) Oracle Database
4 33 (9.30%) Oracle Database 11g
5 27 (7.61%) Relational Database
6 21 (5.92%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (4.23%) Oracle ODI
8 13 (3.66%) RDBMS
8 13 (3.66%) NoSQL
9 11 (3.10%) Oracle BI EE
9 11 (3.10%) Hadoop
10 9 (2.54%) MySQL
10 9 (2.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 8 (2.25%) QlikView
12 7 (1.97%) MongoDB
13 6 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (1.41%) OLAP
14 5 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (3.10%) Maven
2 8 (2.25%) JUnit
2 8 (2.25%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.69%) Axure RP
4 5 (1.41%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.13%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.13%) Subversion
6 3 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (0.56%) TestNG
7 2 (0.56%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.56%) Mockito
7 2 (0.56%) Selenium
7 2 (0.56%) ReSharper
7 2 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.56%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.56%) PowerBuilder
7 2 (0.56%) ERwin
7 2 (0.56%) Liquibase
7 2 (0.56%) SonarQube
General
1 85 (23.94%) Finance
2 59 (16.62%) Retail
3 50 (14.08%) Banking
4 34 (9.58%) Publishing
5 17 (4.79%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.82%) Marketing
7 9 (2.54%) Retail Banking
7 9 (2.54%) Games
8 8 (2.25%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.97%) Legal
9 7 (1.97%) Automotive
10 6 (1.69%) Law
11 5 (1.41%) Back Office
11 5 (1.41%) Advertising
12 4 (1.13%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.85%) Front Office
14 2 (0.56%) Electronics
15 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.28%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (17.18%) .NET
2 55 (15.49%) Web Services
3 37 (10.42%) ASP.NET
4 30 (8.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (6.76%) Middleware
6 23 (6.48%) Oracle Fusion
7 21 (5.92%) J2EE
8 20 (5.63%) XML
9 18 (5.07%) Spring
10 15 (4.23%) AngularJS
10 15 (4.23%) REST
11 12 (3.38%) HTML
12 11 (3.10%) Lucene
13 10 (2.82%) Spring MVC
13 10 (2.82%) CSS
14 9 (2.54%) RESTful
15 8 (2.25%) RabbitMQ
16 6 (1.69%) OpenID
16 6 (1.69%) OAuth
16 6 (1.69%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 49 (13.80%) Computer Science
2 34 (9.58%) Mobile App
3 33 (9.30%) Data Structures
3 33 (9.30%) Algorithms
4 25 (7.04%) User Experience
4 25 (7.04%) Photography
5 18 (5.07%) Data Centre
6 17 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (3.94%) Derivative
8 13 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (3.66%) N-Tier
9 11 (3.10%) Management Information System
9 11 (3.10%) Visualisation
10 8 (2.25%) Digital Media
11 6 (1.69%) Data Integration
12 5 (1.41%) Public Cloud
13 3 (0.85%) SWIFT
13 3 (0.85%) Mobile Payment
13 3 (0.85%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.07%) Windows
2 15 (4.23%) Linux
3 10 (2.82%) UNIX
4 4 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.85%) Windows 8
5 3 (0.85%) AIX
6 2 (0.56%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.56%) Android
6 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (29.30%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (22.82%) SOA
3 56 (15.77%) Mentoring
4 50 (14.08%) OO
5 45 (12.68%) MVC
5 45 (12.68%) TOGAF
6 42 (11.83%) Software Engineering
7 40 (11.27%) Analytics
7 40 (11.27%) DevOps
8 38 (10.70%) Enterprise Architecture
8 38 (10.70%) E-Commerce
9 36 (10.14%) OOD
10 30 (8.45%) Software Deployment
11 29 (8.17%) Scrum
12 27 (7.61%) Data Modelling
12 27 (7.61%) Project Management
13 24 (6.76%) Technical Architecture
14 22 (6.20%) Business Intelligence
15 20 (5.63%) Information Management
16 19 (5.35%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 129 (36.34%) Java
2 61 (17.18%) C#
3 40 (11.27%) C++
4 35 (9.86%) C
5 31 (8.73%) JavaScript
6 26 (7.32%) SQL
7 17 (4.79%) Python
8 14 (3.94%) Scala
9 6 (1.69%) Ruby
10 4 (1.13%) Perl
11 3 (0.85%) PHP
12 2 (0.56%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.56%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.56%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.56%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.28%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.28%) R
13 1 (0.28%) VB
13 1 (0.28%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 81 (22.82%) Degree
2 23 (6.48%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (3.10%) CCIE
3 11 (3.10%) CCSP
4 6 (1.69%) CCNP
5 5 (1.41%) CCDP
5 5 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.41%) MCSD
5 5 (1.41%) JNCIS
5 5 (1.41%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.13%) JNCIA
7 3 (0.85%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.56%) VCDX
8 2 (0.56%) VCAP
8 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.28%) GCIA
9 1 (0.28%) CISSP
9 1 (0.28%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.69%) QA
2 4 (1.13%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.13%) SLA
3 2 (0.56%) ISO 8583
3 2 (0.56%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.28%) COBIT
4 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (2.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.69%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.13%) vSphere
5 3 (0.85%) NFS
6 2 (0.56%) Varnish
6 2 (0.56%) vCloud
6 2 (0.56%) XenApp
6 2 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (1.41%) Puppet
1 5 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.85%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.56%) CA LISA
3 2 (0.56%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (0.56%) Apache Shiro
4 1 (0.28%) Ansible
4 1 (0.28%) SCCM
4 1 (0.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 79 (22.25%) Oracle
2 34 (9.58%) Microsoft
3 30 (8.45%) Cisco
4 29 (8.17%) hybris
5 24 (6.76%) IBM
6 19 (5.35%) ATG
7 12 (3.38%) VMware
8 11 (3.10%) Juniper
8 11 (3.10%) Pega
8 11 (3.10%) Tableau
9 10 (2.82%) TIBCO
10 9 (2.54%) Citrix
10 9 (2.54%) SAP
11 8 (2.25%) Adobe
11 8 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (2.25%) F5
12 7 (1.97%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.97%) BEA
12 7 (1.97%) webMethods
13 6 (1.69%) NetApp
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