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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Architect
Rank 615 659 625
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Architect 15 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.034% 0.008% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.009% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 2
Average salary £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £66,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £70,000 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £64,500 £70,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-7.85% +66.66%
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
41729 46010 42261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.55% 93.81% 93.89%
Number of salaries quoted 35204 38108 35722
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 2015.

Senior Systems Architect Salary Histogram in London

Senior Systems Architect
Top 21 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 23 (95.83%) Pega
2 19 (79.17%) Technical Architecture
2 19 (79.17%) Java
3 16 (66.67%) Finance
4 15 (62.50%) CRM
4 15 (62.50%) SOA
5 14 (58.33%) Mentoring
6 9 (37.50%) Derivative
7 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (20.83%) Banking
8 5 (20.83%) Financial Institution
9 1 (4.17%) Low Latency
9 1 (4.17%) Ultra-Low Latency
9 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (4.17%) DevOps
9 1 (4.17%) QA
9 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
9 1 (4.17%) Electronic Trading
9 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
9 1 (4.17%) Linux
9 1 (4.17%) VMware

Senior Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

General
1 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Banking
2 5 (20.83%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Technical Architecture
2 15 (62.50%) CRM
2 15 (62.50%) SOA
3 14 (58.33%) Mentoring
4 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Low Latency
5 1 (4.17%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.17%) DevOps
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Pega
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.17%) VMware