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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 345 337 346
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 95 91 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.43% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.45% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 68 66 77
Average salary £66,250 £62,500 £59,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% +5.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £81,000 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +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
20812 20072 21481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 95.02% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16304 16603 18379
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 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 19 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 +36 58 £65,000 -7.14% 3
Surrey -6 14 £70,000 +12.00%
Buckinghamshire +2 12 £63,500 +11.40% 1
Hampshire -13 6 £60,000 -11.11% 1
Oxfordshire +7 5 £67,500 -6.89%
West Sussex -18 1 £47,000 -1.05%
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 51 (25.25%) Security Cleared
2 49 (24.26%) SC Cleared
3 47 (23.27%) Finance
4 43 (21.29%) Windows
5 40 (19.80%) Telecoms
6 39 (19.31%) Microsoft
7 36 (17.82%) TOGAF
8 31 (15.35%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (15.35%) Migration
8 31 (15.35%) ITIL
9 29 (14.36%) .NET
9 29 (14.36%) Oracle
10 27 (13.37%) Waterfall
11 26 (12.87%) Firewall
11 26 (12.87%) Cisco
12 25 (12.38%) SharePoint
13 24 (11.88%) Network Design
14 23 (11.39%) Wireless
14 23 (11.39%) Degree
15 22 (10.89%) Back Office
15 22 (10.89%) SOA
15 22 (10.89%) Juniper
16 21 (10.40%) Internet
16 21 (10.40%) MS Excel
16 21 (10.40%) VMware
17 20 (9.90%) F5
18 19 (9.41%) SQL Server
19 18 (8.91%) UML
20 17 (8.42%) Data Modelling
20 17 (8.42%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 25 (12.38%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.93%) SharePoint Server
3 13 (6.44%) WebSphere
4 11 (5.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (3.47%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.48%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (2.48%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.98%) IIS
8 2 (0.99%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.99%) 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 21 (10.40%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.49%) MS Project
3 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (4.95%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.49%) Amazon S3
2 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.49%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.50%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.50%) SaaS
3 1 (0.50%) PaaS
3 1 (0.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (12.87%) Firewall
2 23 (11.39%) Wireless
3 21 (10.40%) Internet
4 16 (7.92%) SAN
5 15 (7.43%) 4G
5 15 (7.43%) 3G
6 14 (6.93%) Broadband
7 5 (2.48%) LDAP
7 5 (2.48%) Kerberos
7 5 (2.48%) iSCSI
7 5 (2.48%) SSL
7 5 (2.48%) NetScaler
8 3 (1.49%) Multicast
8 3 (1.49%) OSPF
8 3 (1.49%) BGP
8 3 (1.49%) DNS
8 3 (1.49%) GSM
9 2 (0.99%) LAN
9 2 (0.99%) SDH
9 2 (0.99%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.41%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.93%) EDRMS
3 12 (5.94%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (3.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (2.97%) MySQL
6 5 (2.48%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.48%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.48%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (1.98%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.98%) Big Data
8 2 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.50%) OLTP
9 1 (0.50%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.50%) DB2
9 1 (0.50%) QlikView
9 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (2.48%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.99%) Git (software)
General
1 47 (23.27%) Finance
2 40 (19.80%) Telecoms
3 22 (10.89%) Back Office
4 12 (5.94%) Marketing
5 11 (5.45%) Legal
6 3 (1.49%) Billing
7 2 (0.99%) Retail
8 1 (0.50%) Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (14.36%) .NET
2 15 (7.43%) HTML
3 12 (5.94%) Web Services
4 11 (5.45%) CSS
5 9 (4.46%) ASP.NET
6 7 (3.47%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (2.97%) Middleware
7 6 (2.97%) J2EE
8 5 (2.48%) jQuery
9 4 (1.98%) Application Packaging
9 4 (1.98%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (1.98%) HTML5
10 3 (1.49%) XML
10 3 (1.49%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.99%) JSON
11 2 (0.99%) Ajax
11 2 (0.99%) DOM
11 2 (0.99%) SOAP
11 2 (0.99%) REST
11 2 (0.99%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.93%) Smartphone
1 14 (6.93%) Taxonomies
1 14 (6.93%) Computer Science
2 13 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.46%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.47%) Replication
4 7 (3.47%) Clustering
5 3 (1.49%) DTV
5 3 (1.49%) PKI
5 3 (1.49%) IPTV
6 2 (0.99%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (0.99%) User Experience
6 2 (0.99%) STB
6 2 (0.99%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.99%) Smart Meter
6 2 (0.99%) Open Source
7 1 (0.50%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.50%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.50%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 43 (21.29%) Windows
2 12 (5.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (4.46%) Solaris
4 8 (3.96%) Linux
5 5 (2.48%) CentOS
5 5 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.48%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.48%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (2.48%) AIX
5 5 (2.48%) HPUX
6 4 (1.98%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.49%) UNIX
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.50%) SUSE
8 1 (0.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (17.82%) TOGAF
2 31 (15.35%) ITIL
2 31 (15.35%) Migration
2 31 (15.35%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (13.37%) Waterfall
4 24 (11.88%) Network Design
5 22 (10.89%) SOA
6 18 (8.91%) UML
7 17 (8.42%) Data Modelling
7 17 (8.42%) Scrum
8 16 (7.92%) CRM
9 15 (7.43%) Project Management
9 15 (7.43%) Service Delivery
9 15 (7.43%) Use Case
10 14 (6.93%) Systems Analysis
10 14 (6.93%) Knowledge Management
10 14 (6.93%) OO
10 14 (6.93%) Metadata Management
11 13 (6.44%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (6.44%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (7.92%) SQL
2 15 (7.43%) C#
3 13 (6.44%) JavaScript
4 8 (3.96%) Java
5 7 (3.47%) PL/SQL
6 5 (2.48%) C
7 4 (1.98%) PHP
8 2 (0.99%) C++
8 2 (0.99%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.99%) 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%) PHP5
9 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 51 (25.25%) Security Cleared
2 49 (24.26%) SC Cleared
3 23 (11.39%) Degree
4 12 (5.94%) ISEB
5 5 (2.48%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (2.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (2.48%) CCEE
6 4 (1.98%) MCTS
6 4 (1.98%) MCITP
6 4 (1.98%) MCSE
6 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.98%) CCA
7 3 (1.49%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.50%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.47%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.48%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.99%) SLA
4 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (8.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (5.45%) vSphere
3 10 (4.95%) XenApp
4 9 (4.46%) Active Directory
5 7 (3.47%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (3.47%) Hyper-V
5 7 (3.47%) XenDesktop
6 5 (2.48%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.99%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.99%) vCloud
8 1 (0.50%) RHEV
8 1 (0.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (3.47%) Data Guard
2 6 (2.97%) Tivoli
3 5 (2.48%) XenMobile
4 3 (1.49%) SCOM
5 2 (0.99%) SCCM
5 2 (0.99%) Puppet
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (0.99%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.50%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.50%) Netcool
6 1 (0.50%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 39 (19.31%) Microsoft
2 29 (14.36%) Oracle
3 26 (12.87%) Cisco
4 22 (10.89%) Juniper
5 21 (10.40%) VMware
6 20 (9.90%) F5
7 15 (7.43%) EMC
8 14 (6.93%) Open Text
9 13 (6.44%) Red Hat
10 10 (4.95%) Citrix
11 9 (4.46%) IBM
12 7 (3.47%) JBoss
12 7 (3.47%) AppSense
13 6 (2.97%) SAP
14 5 (2.48%) Sun
15 4 (1.98%) HP
15 4 (1.98%) Teradata
15 4 (1.98%) Primavera
15 4 (1.98%) Cramer
16 2 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
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