The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 327 347 339
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 102 82 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.38% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.40% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 77 65 83
Average salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £76,500 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £67,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +22.72%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21319 20397 21773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.67% 95.06% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16777 16814 18582
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Senior Architect Salary Trend in the South East

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Senior Architect Salary Histogram in the South East

Senior Architect
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
Berkshire +32 54 £65,000 -7.14% 2
Surrey -10 14 £70,000 +12.00%
Oxfordshire +12 12 £67,500 +25.58% 1
Hampshire +1 10 £60,000 +6.66%
Buckinghamshire -19 10 £61,000 +7.01%
West Sussex -13 1 - - 1
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 45 (22.61%) Finance
2 43 (21.61%) Security Cleared
3 41 (20.60%) SC Cleared
4 39 (19.60%) Telecoms
5 38 (19.10%) Windows
6 37 (18.59%) Microsoft
7 36 (18.09%) .NET
8 32 (16.08%) TOGAF
9 29 (14.57%) Oracle
9 29 (14.57%) ITIL
10 27 (13.57%) Migration
11 25 (12.56%) Degree
11 25 (12.56%) Waterfall
12 24 (12.06%) Firewall
13 23 (11.56%) SharePoint
13 23 (11.56%) SOA
13 23 (11.56%) Cisco
14 21 (10.55%) Internet
14 21 (10.55%) Wireless
14 21 (10.55%) Network Design
15 20 (10.05%) Back Office
15 20 (10.05%) MS Excel
15 20 (10.05%) SQL Server
15 20 (10.05%) SQL
16 19 (9.55%) C#
16 19 (9.55%) HTML
16 19 (9.55%) Juniper
16 19 (9.55%) VMware
17 18 (9.05%) F5
18 16 (8.04%) Scrum

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 23 (11.56%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.53%) WebSphere
3 11 (5.53%) SharePoint Server
3 11 (5.53%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (4.02%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (3.52%) WebLogic
6 6 (3.02%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (2.01%) IIS
8 2 (1.01%) CMS
8 2 (1.01%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.50%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.50%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.50%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.50%) FileNet
Applications
1 20 (10.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.51%) MS Project
3 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (5.03%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.01%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.51%) Amazon S3
2 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.50%) SaaS
3 1 (0.50%) PaaS
3 1 (0.50%) IaaS
3 1 (0.50%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.50%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.06%) Firewall
2 21 (10.55%) Wireless
2 21 (10.55%) Internet
3 16 (8.04%) SAN
4 15 (7.54%) 3G
4 15 (7.54%) 4G
5 14 (7.04%) Broadband
6 5 (2.51%) LDAP
6 5 (2.51%) Kerberos
6 5 (2.51%) SSL
6 5 (2.51%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.51%) DNS
7 3 (1.51%) GSM
7 3 (1.51%) NetScaler
7 3 (1.51%) Multicast
8 2 (1.01%) OSPF
8 2 (1.01%) BGP
8 2 (1.01%) DVB
8 2 (1.01%) LTE
9 1 (0.50%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.05%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.03%) Oracle Database
3 11 (5.53%) EDRMS
4 9 (4.52%) MySQL
5 8 (4.02%) NoSQL
5 8 (4.02%) Big Data
6 7 (3.52%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (3.52%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.51%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (2.51%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (2.51%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (2.51%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.01%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.50%) OLTP
9 1 (0.50%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.50%) DB2
9 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (3.02%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.01%) Git (software)
General
1 45 (22.61%) Finance
2 39 (19.60%) Telecoms
3 20 (10.05%) Back Office
4 11 (5.53%) Marketing
5 10 (5.03%) Legal
6 3 (1.51%) Billing
7 2 (1.01%) Retail
8 1 (0.50%) Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (18.09%) .NET
2 19 (9.55%) HTML
3 15 (7.54%) ASP.NET
3 15 (7.54%) CSS
4 13 (6.53%) Web Services
5 7 (3.52%) WebSphere MQ
5 7 (3.52%) .NET Framework
5 7 (3.52%) jQuery
6 6 (3.02%) WCF
6 6 (3.02%) Middleware
6 6 (3.02%) J2EE
7 5 (2.51%) HTML5
7 5 (2.51%) REST
8 4 (2.01%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (2.01%) XML
9 3 (1.51%) SOAP
9 3 (1.51%) XSLT
9 3 (1.51%) Application Packaging
10 2 (1.01%) Symfony
10 2 (1.01%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.04%) Smartphone
2 12 (6.03%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.53%) Taxonomies
4 9 (4.52%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.52%) Clustering
5 7 (3.52%) Replication
6 3 (1.51%) DTV
6 3 (1.51%) PKI
6 3 (1.51%) IPTV
6 3 (1.51%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.01%) STB
7 2 (1.01%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.01%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.01%) Open Source
8 1 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.50%) Handset
8 1 (0.50%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.50%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 38 (19.10%) Windows
2 11 (5.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (5.03%) Linux
4 9 (4.52%) Solaris
5 5 (2.51%) AIX
5 5 (2.51%) HPUX
5 5 (2.51%) CentOS
5 5 (2.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.51%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (2.01%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.51%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.01%) UNIX
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.50%) SUSE
9 1 (0.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (16.08%) TOGAF
2 29 (14.57%) ITIL
3 27 (13.57%) Migration
4 25 (12.56%) Waterfall
5 23 (11.56%) SOA
6 21 (10.55%) Network Design
7 16 (8.04%) UML
7 16 (8.04%) OO
7 16 (8.04%) Scrum
8 14 (7.04%) Service Delivery
9 13 (6.53%) Data Modelling
9 13 (6.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (6.53%) CRM
10 12 (6.03%) Project Management
10 12 (6.03%) Systems Analysis
11 11 (5.53%) Knowledge Management
11 11 (5.53%) V-Model
11 11 (5.53%) Use Case
11 11 (5.53%) Risk Management
11 11 (5.53%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (10.05%) SQL
2 19 (9.55%) C#
3 15 (7.54%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.02%) Java
5 7 (3.52%) PHP
5 7 (3.52%) PL/SQL
6 5 (2.51%) C
7 4 (2.01%) PHP5
8 2 (1.01%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.01%) VBScript
9 1 (0.50%) VB
9 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.50%) Python
9 1 (0.50%) Ruby
9 1 (0.50%) X++
9 1 (0.50%) C++
9 1 (0.50%) Perl
9 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (21.61%) Security Cleared
2 41 (20.60%) SC Cleared
3 25 (12.56%) Degree
4 12 (6.03%) ISEB
5 4 (2.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.51%) MCTS
6 3 (1.51%) MCITP
6 3 (1.51%) MCSE
6 3 (1.51%) CCA
6 3 (1.51%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.51%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.51%) CCEE
7 1 (0.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.02%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.51%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.50%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (7.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.52%) vSphere
3 8 (4.02%) XenApp
3 8 (4.02%) Active Directory
4 7 (3.52%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.51%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (2.51%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (2.51%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.01%) vCloud
7 1 (0.50%) RHEV
7 1 (0.50%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (3.52%) Data Guard
2 6 (3.02%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.51%) XenMobile
4 2 (1.01%) Puppet
4 2 (1.01%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (1.01%) SCCM
4 2 (1.01%) SCOM
5 1 (0.50%) Netcool
5 1 (0.50%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (0.50%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 37 (18.59%) Microsoft
2 29 (14.57%) Oracle
3 23 (11.56%) Cisco
4 19 (9.55%) Juniper
4 19 (9.55%) VMware
5 18 (9.05%) F5
6 13 (6.53%) Red Hat
7 12 (6.03%) EMC
8 11 (5.53%) Open Text
9 9 (4.52%) IBM
10 8 (4.02%) Citrix
11 7 (3.52%) JBoss
12 5 (2.51%) Sun
12 5 (2.51%) AppSense
12 5 (2.51%) Cramer
13 4 (2.01%) Primavera
13 4 (2.01%) HP
14 3 (1.51%) SAP
14 3 (1.51%) Teradata
15 2 (1.01%) NetCracker
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 13 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £44000 - £50000 Per Annum C50k + On Call + Bonus + Benefits.
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £55k - 75k per year
Posted: 14 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago