The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 System Architect
Rank 645 646 689
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Architect 11 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.038% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.040% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 4
Average salary £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £44,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -37.14%
Senior Systems 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
40513 42828 47012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 35099 36048 38825
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in London

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

Senior Systems Architect Salary Histogram in London

Senior Systems 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 Systems Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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 - 1 £75,000 -
Senior Systems Architect
England

Senior Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) DevOps
2 14 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 14 (63.64%) Perl
2 14 (63.64%) Linux
2 14 (63.64%) Python
3 10 (45.45%) DNS
4 9 (40.91%) Web Services
4 9 (40.91%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (40.91%) Service Delivery
4 9 (40.91%) SNMP
4 9 (40.91%) Shell Script
4 9 (40.91%) Nagios
4 9 (40.91%) Diameter Protocol
4 9 (40.91%) Open Source
4 9 (40.91%) Bash Shell
4 9 (40.91%) REST
4 9 (40.91%) OpenNMS
4 9 (40.91%) Automated Testing
4 9 (40.91%) Systems Analysis
4 9 (40.91%) Ruby
4 9 (40.91%) Ruby on Rails
4 9 (40.91%) Web Development
4 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (31.82%) Pega
5 7 (31.82%) Java
5 7 (31.82%) Finance
6 4 (18.18%) Integration Acceptance Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (18.18%) Contract for Difference

Senior Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) DNS
2 9 (40.91%) Diameter Protocol
2 9 (40.91%) SNMP
3 2 (9.09%) GSM
4 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.55%) LAN
4 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) PostgreSQL
General
1 14 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 7 (31.82%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) REST
1 9 (40.91%) Ruby on Rails
1 9 (40.91%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 4 (18.18%) Contract for Difference
1 4 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 2 (9.09%) Physics
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) DevOps
3 9 (40.91%) Automated Testing
3 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (40.91%) Open Source
3 9 (40.91%) Service Delivery
3 9 (40.91%) Systems Analysis
3 9 (40.91%) Web Development
4 4 (18.18%) Integration Acceptance Testing
5 3 (13.64%) SOA
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Perl
1 14 (63.64%) Python
2 9 (40.91%) Bash Shell
2 9 (40.91%) Ruby
2 9 (40.91%) Shell Script
3 7 (31.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) Nagios
1 9 (40.91%) OpenNMS
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Pega
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
2 1 (4.55%) Citrix
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) VMware