The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Senior Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Architect
Rank 146 153 158
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 10 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.10% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.11% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 13
Median salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £70,000 £64,700
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £65,000 £68,000
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -4.41%
Senior Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2722 2834 3674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.81% 95.39% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1622 1804 2400
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Senior Architect in the job title.

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Architect Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 June 2016.

Senior Architect Salary Histogram in Scotland

Senior Architect
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Architect within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +12 7 £75,000 +7.14%
Glasgow -12 4 £70,000 -
Senior Architect
UK

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 June 2016, Senior Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Senior Architect in the job title.

1 16 (48.48%) TOGAF
2 13 (39.39%) Zachman Framework
2 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 13 (39.39%) SOA
3 11 (33.33%) Oracle
4 10 (30.30%) ITIL
4 10 (30.30%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (30.30%) Banking
5 8 (24.24%) CRM
6 7 (21.21%) UML
6 7 (21.21%) .NET
6 7 (21.21%) Java EE
6 7 (21.21%) QA
6 7 (21.21%) Open Source
7 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
7 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 6 (18.18%) WebLogic
7 6 (18.18%) SQL
7 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 6 (18.18%) Informatica
7 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (18.18%) Workflow
8 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
8 5 (15.15%) Financial Institution
8 5 (15.15%) Firewall
8 5 (15.15%) Cognizant
8 5 (15.15%) Java
8 5 (15.15%) Cisco

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (18.18%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) IaaS
1 1 (3.03%) PaaS
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Firewall
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (9.09%) IPsec
2 3 (9.09%) IPv4
2 3 (9.09%) MPLS
2 3 (9.09%) OSPF
2 3 (9.09%) SSL
2 3 (9.09%) VPN
2 3 (9.09%) WAN
2 3 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (6.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 10 (30.30%) Banking
3 5 (15.15%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.06%) Retail
4 2 (6.06%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
1 7 (21.21%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
1 5 (15.15%) Reference Data
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) DataPower
2 2 (6.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (6.06%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.03%) Pricing Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) TOGAF
2 13 (39.39%) SOA
2 13 (39.39%) Zachman Framework
3 10 (30.30%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (30.30%) ITIL
4 8 (24.24%) CRM
5 7 (21.21%) Open Source
5 7 (21.21%) UML
6 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
6 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (18.18%) Workflow
7 5 (15.15%) Business Development
7 5 (15.15%) Process Improvement
8 4 (12.12%) Document Management
9 3 (9.09%) Network Architecture
9 3 (9.09%) Network Design
9 3 (9.09%) Process Management
9 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
9 3 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) CCIE
1 2 (6.06%) CCNP
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.06%) CISSP
1 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (6.06%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) QA
2 5 (15.15%) COBIT
3 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (18.18%) Informatica
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.15%) Cisco
3 5 (15.15%) Cognizant
3 5 (15.15%) F5
3 5 (15.15%) IBM
4 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 3 (9.09%) Palo Alto
5 2 (6.06%) Apple
5 2 (6.06%) Juniper