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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Architect
Rank 336 343 355
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 105 111 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.48% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.50% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 93 82 69
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £78,750 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-4.05% +4.23%
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
20117 22039 21210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.99% 94.80% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16158 17728 17552
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015. 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 +5 38 £66,250 -5.35% 1
Surrey +22 33 £78,750 +12.50% 4
Hampshire -4 15 £62,500 -10.07% 1
Oxfordshire +14 9 £65,000 +4.83% 1
West Sussex - 7 £40,500 -
Middlesex +16 2 £62,500 -3.84%
Buckinghamshire -20 2 £67,000 +3.07%
Sussex - 1 £40,500 - 1
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 49 (28.65%) Finance
2 39 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (19.88%) Oracle
4 25 (14.62%) Firewall
4 25 (14.62%) TOGAF
5 24 (14.04%) Cisco
6 23 (13.45%) Java
7 22 (12.87%) LAN
8 21 (12.28%) WAN
9 20 (11.70%) SOA
9 20 (11.70%) Juniper
10 19 (11.11%) C#
10 19 (11.11%) Linux
11 18 (10.53%) ITIL
11 18 (10.53%) Telecoms
12 17 (9.94%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (9.36%) .NET
13 16 (9.36%) Big Data
14 15 (8.77%) Web Services
14 15 (8.77%) Data Modelling
14 15 (8.77%) Middleware
14 15 (8.77%) Data Analysis
14 15 (8.77%) Wireless
15 14 (8.19%) Scrum
15 14 (8.19%) MPLS
15 14 (8.19%) ETL
15 14 (8.19%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (8.19%) SQL
15 14 (8.19%) Waterfall
15 14 (8.19%) Kalman Filter

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 4 (2.34%) Apache
1 4 (2.34%) SAS
1 4 (2.34%) Oracle Service Bus
1 4 (2.34%) Node.js
1 4 (2.34%) OpenStack
2 3 (1.75%) Lync
2 3 (1.75%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.75%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.75%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.17%) JBoss
3 2 (1.17%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.58%) Mule
4 1 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.58%) IIS
4 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.58%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.58%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 6 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.34%) SPSS
3 3 (1.75%) MS Project
4 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.75%) Primavera
1 3 (1.75%) Oracle BRM
1 3 (1.75%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.68%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.17%) SaaS
3 2 (1.17%) IaaS
4 1 (0.58%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.62%) Firewall
2 22 (12.87%) LAN
3 21 (12.28%) WAN
4 15 (8.77%) Wireless
5 14 (8.19%) MPLS
6 10 (5.85%) VPN
7 8 (4.68%) Wireless Security
8 7 (4.09%) Internet
9 5 (2.92%) 3G
9 5 (2.92%) TCP/IP
9 5 (2.92%) SAN
9 5 (2.92%) 4G
9 5 (2.92%) VoLTE
10 4 (2.34%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (1.75%) Network Security
11 3 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.75%) Broadband
11 3 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (1.75%) IOS XR
11 3 (1.75%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.36%) Big Data
2 14 (8.19%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (7.60%) SQL Server
4 11 (6.43%) Hadoop
5 8 (4.68%) MongoDB
5 8 (4.68%) NoSQL
5 8 (4.68%) MySQL
6 6 (3.51%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.92%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (2.92%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (2.34%) Spotfire
8 4 (2.34%) QlikView
8 4 (2.34%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.75%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.75%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.75%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (4.09%) ERwin
2 5 (2.92%) Maven
2 5 (2.92%) Eclipse
General
1 49 (28.65%) Finance
2 18 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.85%) Banking
4 8 (4.68%) Marketing
5 5 (2.92%) Automotive
6 2 (1.17%) Retail
6 2 (1.17%) Billing
6 2 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.17%) Back Office
7 1 (0.58%) Legal
7 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
7 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.36%) .NET
2 15 (8.77%) Web Services
2 15 (8.77%) Middleware
3 11 (6.43%) HTML
4 10 (5.85%) CSS
4 10 (5.85%) Spring
4 10 (5.85%) .NET Framework
5 7 (4.09%) JSON
6 6 (3.51%) jQuery
7 5 (2.92%) SOAP
7 5 (2.92%) Hibernate
7 5 (2.92%) XML
7 5 (2.92%) Vaadin
8 4 (2.34%) Ember.js
8 4 (2.34%) AngularJS
8 4 (2.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (2.34%) Backbone.js
9 3 (1.75%) Play Framework
9 3 (1.75%) RESTful
9 3 (1.75%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.85%) Open Source
2 9 (5.26%) User Experience
3 8 (4.68%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.51%) Data Integration
4 6 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.92%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.34%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.34%) Internet of Things
7 3 (1.75%) Kindle
7 3 (1.75%) GIS
8 2 (1.17%) Web 2.0
8 2 (1.17%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.17%) Social Media
8 2 (1.17%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.17%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.17%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.58%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.11%) Linux
2 8 (4.68%) UNIX
3 6 (3.51%) Windows
4 3 (1.75%) CentOS
4 3 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (14.62%) TOGAF
3 20 (11.70%) SOA
4 18 (10.53%) ITIL
5 17 (9.94%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (8.77%) Data Modelling
6 15 (8.77%) Data Analysis
7 14 (8.19%) ETL
7 14 (8.19%) Scrum
7 14 (8.19%) Waterfall
7 14 (8.19%) Kalman Filter
8 13 (7.60%) Enterprise Architecture
9 12 (7.02%) V-Model
10 11 (6.43%) Time Management
11 10 (5.85%) Load Balancing
11 10 (5.85%) Software Engineering
11 10 (5.85%) OO
11 10 (5.85%) Mentoring
12 9 (5.26%) Physical Data Model
12 9 (5.26%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.45%) Java
2 19 (11.11%) C#
3 14 (8.19%) SQL
4 11 (6.43%) PHP
5 7 (4.09%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.92%) Python
7 4 (2.34%) C++
7 4 (2.34%) Scala
7 4 (2.34%) R
8 3 (1.75%) Perl
9 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.58%) Ruby
9 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (7.60%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (7.60%) Degree
2 12 (7.02%) Security Cleared
3 11 (6.43%) SC Cleared
4 10 (5.85%) CCIE
4 10 (5.85%) CCNP
5 4 (2.34%) CISSP
6 3 (1.75%) CCNA
7 2 (1.17%) CCVP
7 2 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.17%) JNCIP
7 2 (1.17%) JNCIE
8 1 (0.58%) CCSE
8 1 (0.58%) OCP
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.58%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (0.58%) CISA
8 1 (0.58%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.60%) PCI DSS
2 12 (7.02%) SLA
3 11 (6.43%) ISO 9001
4 7 (4.09%) QA
5 2 (1.17%) COBIT
6 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (5.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.92%) vSphere
3 4 (2.34%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.34%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (4.68%) FortiGate
2 5 (2.92%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.75%) SCCM
3 3 (1.75%) SCOM
4 1 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.58%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (19.88%) Oracle
2 24 (14.04%) Cisco
3 20 (11.70%) Juniper
4 13 (7.60%) Microsoft
5 12 (7.02%) VMware
6 11 (6.43%) F5
7 10 (5.85%) CheckPoint
8 9 (5.26%) IBM
9 8 (4.68%) Fortinet
10 7 (4.09%) CA
11 6 (3.51%) SAP
12 5 (2.92%) Genesys
12 5 (2.92%) Informatica
13 4 (2.34%) Tableau
13 4 (2.34%) Twitter
13 4 (2.34%) HP
13 4 (2.34%) Business Objects
14 3 (1.75%) Cognos
14 3 (1.75%) Citrix
15 2 (1.17%) Avaya
Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £78000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: circa £80K, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Sussex
Fixed Recruitment
Posted: 25 days ago