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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 346 354 349
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 97 85 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.39% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.41% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 75 69 79
Average salary £67,500 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £80,000 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £70,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +27.27%
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
21093 20797 22222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.72% 95.10% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16614 17166 18964
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 £60,000 £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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +23 50 £65,000 -7.14% 2
Surrey -13 14 £72,500 +16.00% 2
Oxfordshire +12 11 £67,500 +22.72% 1
Hampshire +3 11 £60,000 +6.66% 1
Buckinghamshire -12 10 £61,000 +7.01%
West Sussex -22 1 - -
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 44 (21.89%) Finance
2 43 (21.39%) .NET
3 41 (20.40%) Microsoft
4 39 (19.40%) Security Cleared
5 37 (18.41%) SC Cleared
6 36 (17.91%) Windows
7 34 (16.92%) Telecoms
8 31 (15.42%) TOGAF
9 29 (14.43%) Oracle
10 28 (13.93%) ITIL
10 28 (13.93%) SOA
11 25 (12.44%) Degree
12 24 (11.94%) Waterfall
12 24 (11.94%) SQL
13 23 (11.44%) Migration
13 23 (11.44%) Firewall
14 22 (10.95%) Cisco
14 22 (10.95%) C#
14 22 (10.95%) HTML
14 22 (10.95%) MS Excel
14 22 (10.95%) SharePoint
15 21 (10.45%) SQL Server
16 20 (9.95%) Internet
16 20 (9.95%) Wireless
16 20 (9.95%) Network Design
17 19 (9.45%) Back Office
17 19 (9.45%) ASP.NET
18 18 (8.96%) CSS
18 18 (8.96%) UML
18 18 (8.96%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 22 (10.95%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.47%) WebSphere
3 11 (5.47%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (4.98%) SharePoint 2010
4 10 (4.98%) SharePoint Server
5 7 (3.48%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (3.48%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.99%) IIS
7 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.50%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.50%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.50%) FileNet
7 1 (0.50%) CMS
7 1 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.50%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 22 (10.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.49%) MS Project
3 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (4.98%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.00%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.99%) 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
3 1 (0.50%) SaaS
3 1 (0.50%) PaaS
3 1 (0.50%) IaaS
3 1 (0.50%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.44%) Firewall
2 20 (9.95%) Wireless
2 20 (9.95%) Internet
3 16 (7.96%) SAN
4 14 (6.97%) 3G
4 14 (6.97%) 4G
5 13 (6.47%) Broadband
6 5 (2.49%) LDAP
6 5 (2.49%) Kerberos
6 5 (2.49%) SSL
6 5 (2.49%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.49%) DNS
7 3 (1.49%) GSM
7 3 (1.49%) NetScaler
7 3 (1.49%) Multicast
8 2 (1.00%) OSPF
8 2 (1.00%) BGP
8 2 (1.00%) DVB
8 2 (1.00%) LTE
9 1 (0.50%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.97%) Big Data
2 12 (5.97%) Oracle Database
3 11 (5.47%) NoSQL
3 11 (5.47%) MySQL
4 10 (4.98%) EDRMS
5 7 (3.48%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (3.48%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.49%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (2.49%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.49%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.00%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.50%) OLTP
8 1 (0.50%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (3.48%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.99%) Git (software)
General
1 44 (21.89%) Finance
2 34 (16.92%) Telecoms
3 19 (9.45%) Back Office
4 7 (3.48%) Legal
4 7 (3.48%) Marketing
5 3 (1.49%) Billing
6 1 (0.50%) Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Retail
6 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (21.39%) .NET
2 22 (10.95%) HTML
3 19 (9.45%) ASP.NET
4 18 (8.96%) CSS
5 15 (7.46%) Web Services
6 10 (4.98%) .NET Framework
7 9 (4.48%) WCF
8 8 (3.98%) jQuery
8 8 (3.98%) REST
9 7 (3.48%) WebSphere MQ
10 6 (2.99%) Middleware
10 6 (2.99%) J2EE
11 5 (2.49%) XML
11 5 (2.49%) XSLT
11 5 (2.49%) HTML5
12 4 (1.99%) Ninject
12 4 (1.99%) Oracle Fusion
12 4 (1.99%) Symfony
12 4 (1.99%) SOAP
13 3 (1.49%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.47%) Smartphone
2 11 (5.47%) Clustering
3 10 (4.98%) Taxonomies
3 10 (4.98%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.48%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.48%) Replication
6 5 (2.49%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.49%) DTV
7 3 (1.49%) PKI
7 3 (1.49%) IPTV
8 2 (1.00%) STB
8 2 (1.00%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.00%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.00%) Open Source
9 1 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.50%) Handset
9 1 (0.50%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.50%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 36 (17.91%) Windows
2 12 (5.97%) Linux
3 10 (4.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (4.48%) Solaris
5 5 (2.49%) AIX
5 5 (2.49%) HPUX
5 5 (2.49%) CentOS
5 5 (2.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.49%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (1.49%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.49%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.00%) UNIX
8 1 (0.50%) SUSE
8 1 (0.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (15.42%) TOGAF
2 28 (13.93%) ITIL
2 28 (13.93%) SOA
3 24 (11.94%) Waterfall
4 23 (11.44%) Migration
5 20 (9.95%) Network Design
6 18 (8.96%) UML
6 18 (8.96%) OO
7 17 (8.46%) Scrum
7 17 (8.46%) MVC
8 14 (6.97%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (5.97%) Data Modelling
9 12 (5.97%) CRM
9 12 (5.97%) Systems Analysis
10 11 (5.47%) V-Model
10 11 (5.47%) Project Management
10 11 (5.47%) Service Delivery
10 11 (5.47%) Risk Management
10 11 (5.47%) TDD
11 10 (4.98%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (11.94%) SQL
2 22 (10.95%) C#
3 15 (7.46%) JavaScript
4 9 (4.48%) PHP
4 9 (4.48%) Java
5 7 (3.48%) PL/SQL
6 6 (2.99%) PHP5
7 4 (1.99%) C
8 2 (1.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.50%) VBScript
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
Qualifications
1 39 (19.40%) Security Cleared
2 37 (18.41%) SC Cleared
3 25 (12.44%) Degree
4 13 (6.47%) ISEB
5 4 (1.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.49%) MCTS
6 3 (1.49%) MCITP
6 3 (1.49%) MCSE
6 3 (1.49%) CCA
6 3 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.49%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.49%) CCEE
7 2 (1.00%) HND
8 1 (0.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.98%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.49%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (6.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.48%) vSphere
3 8 (3.98%) Active Directory
4 7 (3.48%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.48%) XenApp
5 5 (2.49%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (2.49%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (1.99%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.50%) vCloud
7 1 (0.50%) RHEV
7 1 (0.50%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (3.48%) Data Guard
2 6 (2.99%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.49%) XenMobile
4 2 (1.00%) Puppet
4 2 (1.00%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (1.00%) SCCM
4 2 (1.00%) 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 41 (20.40%) Microsoft
2 29 (14.43%) Oracle
3 22 (10.95%) Cisco
4 18 (8.96%) Juniper
4 18 (8.96%) VMware
5 17 (8.46%) F5
6 13 (6.47%) Red Hat
7 11 (5.47%) EMC
8 10 (4.98%) Open Text
9 9 (4.48%) IBM
10 7 (3.48%) JBoss
10 7 (3.48%) Citrix
11 5 (2.49%) Sun
11 5 (2.49%) Cramer
12 4 (1.99%) AppSense
12 4 (1.99%) Primavera
12 4 (1.99%) HP
13 3 (1.49%) Teradata
14 2 (1.00%) NetCracker
14 2 (1.00%) Aveksa
Hampshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent salary and package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Berkshire
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £55k - 75k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: 60,000 to £75,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Guildford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago