The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Architect
Rank 637 595 646
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Architect 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.008% 0.011% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.012% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £43,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+60.91% -35.55%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45732 42382 52200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.91% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 37760 35776 45275
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Senior Systems Architect
England

Senior Systems Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Systems Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Systems Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Senior Systems Architect Salary Trend in London

Senior Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title.

1 6 (46.15%) Pega
2 5 (38.46%) Clustering
3 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
3 4 (30.77%) PHP
3 4 (30.77%) Solaris
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Apache
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Open Source
3 4 (30.77%) Puppet
3 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (15.38%) Banking
4 2 (15.38%) Retail
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (7.69%) MCITP
5 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (7.69%) vSphere
5 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
5 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
5 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (7.69%) SAN
5 1 (7.69%) Finance
5 1 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) Windows

Senior Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Clustering
2 4 (30.77%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Solaris
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
1 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
1 4 (30.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (7.69%) MCITP
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
1 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Pega
2 1 (7.69%) VMware