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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 367 350 351
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 71 77 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.36% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.38% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 44 55 65
Average salary £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £45,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +13.63%
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
20563 20090 21958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.45% 94.87% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16586 16149 19149
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +15 37 £70,000 +2.94% 2
Surrey -9 11 £76,250 +27.08% 3
Hampshire -20 11 £76,250 +17.30% 3
Oxfordshire +5 5 £75,000 +36.36%
East Sussex -5 3 £60,000 +50.00%
Buckinghamshire -3 2 £62,500 -10.71%
West Sussex 0 1 £44,000 -32.30%
Kent -8 1 £65,000 +92.59%
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 46 (27.71%) Finance
2 44 (26.51%) SC Cleared
2 44 (26.51%) Security Cleared
3 34 (20.48%) Cisco
4 33 (19.88%) ITIL
5 31 (18.67%) Network Design
6 30 (18.07%) Telecoms
7 29 (17.47%) Juniper
8 28 (16.87%) Firewall
9 26 (15.66%) Wireless
9 26 (15.66%) F5
10 21 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (12.05%) Windows
11 20 (12.05%) Migration
12 19 (11.45%) 3G
12 19 (11.45%) Marketing
12 19 (11.45%) 4G
13 18 (10.84%) Microsoft
13 18 (10.84%) Scrum
14 16 (9.64%) Service Management
15 15 (9.04%) .NET
15 15 (9.04%) Project Management
15 15 (9.04%) VMware
15 15 (9.04%) TOGAF
15 15 (9.04%) Degree
16 14 (8.43%) SharePoint
16 14 (8.43%) SOA
16 14 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
16 14 (8.43%) Waterfall
17 13 (7.83%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 14 (8.43%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.82%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (4.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (2.41%) Node.js
4 4 (2.41%) Apache
5 3 (1.81%) CMS
5 3 (1.81%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (1.81%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.20%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.20%) Lync
6 2 (1.20%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.20%) JBoss
6 2 (1.20%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.60%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 11 (6.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.81%) MS Project
3 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.42%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.60%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 28 (16.87%) Firewall
2 26 (15.66%) Wireless
3 19 (11.45%) 4G
3 19 (11.45%) 3G
4 10 (6.02%) Internet
4 10 (6.02%) VoLTE
5 9 (5.42%) SAN
5 9 (5.42%) Broadband
6 5 (3.01%) NetScaler
7 4 (2.41%) LAN
8 3 (1.81%) WAN
8 3 (1.81%) OSPF
8 3 (1.81%) BGP
9 2 (1.20%) EIGRP
9 2 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.20%) X.25
9 2 (1.20%) xDSL
9 2 (1.20%) Frame Relay
9 2 (1.20%) SDH
9 2 (1.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.42%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.22%) EDRMS
2 7 (4.22%) Hadoop
2 7 (4.22%) MongoDB
2 7 (4.22%) NoSQL
2 7 (4.22%) Big Data
3 5 (3.01%) MySQL
4 3 (1.81%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.60%) DB2
6 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.60%) QlikView
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Ant
1 2 (1.20%) Subversion
1 2 (1.20%) Maven
2 1 (0.60%) ERwin
General
1 46 (27.71%) Finance
2 30 (18.07%) Telecoms
3 19 (11.45%) Marketing
4 9 (5.42%) Legal
5 8 (4.82%) Back Office
6 6 (3.61%) Retail
7 3 (1.81%) Banking
8 2 (1.20%) Billing
8 2 (1.20%) Automotive
8 2 (1.20%) Publishing
8 2 (1.20%) Military
9 1 (0.60%) Advertising
9 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.04%) .NET
2 10 (6.02%) HTML
2 10 (6.02%) CSS
3 8 (4.82%) Web Services
4 7 (4.22%) Middleware
5 4 (2.41%) .NET Framework
5 4 (2.41%) Application Packaging
5 4 (2.41%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.41%) Backbone.js
5 4 (2.41%) Ember.js
5 4 (2.41%) AngularJS
5 4 (2.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (1.81%) Apache Sling
6 3 (1.81%) J2EE
7 2 (1.20%) JSR 170
7 2 (1.20%) WCF
7 2 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (1.20%) REST
8 1 (0.60%) CSS3
8 1 (0.60%) JSR 286
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.42%) Smartphone
2 9 (5.42%) Taxonomies
3 8 (4.82%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.20%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.60%) Social Media
6 1 (0.60%) Replication
6 1 (0.60%) Clustering
6 1 (0.60%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.60%) Open Source
6 1 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.05%) Windows
2 7 (4.22%) Linux
3 5 (3.01%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.41%) Windows 8
4 4 (2.41%) Solaris
5 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.20%) CentOS
6 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.20%) UNIX
6 2 (1.20%) AIX
7 1 (0.60%) HPUX
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (19.88%) ITIL
2 31 (18.67%) Network Design
3 21 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (12.05%) Migration
5 18 (10.84%) Scrum
6 16 (9.64%) Service Management
7 15 (9.04%) Project Management
7 15 (9.04%) TOGAF
8 14 (8.43%) Waterfall
8 14 (8.43%) SOA
9 13 (7.83%) Data Modelling
10 11 (6.63%) UML
11 10 (6.02%) Service Delivery
11 10 (6.02%) Problem Management
11 10 (6.02%) Use Case
11 10 (6.02%) Network Architecture
12 9 (5.42%) Coaching
12 9 (5.42%) Logical Data Model
12 9 (5.42%) Business Analysis
12 9 (5.42%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.23%) Java
2 9 (5.42%) C#
3 8 (4.82%) PHP
4 6 (3.61%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.01%) C++
6 4 (2.41%) SQL
6 4 (2.41%) C
6 4 (2.41%) Scala
7 3 (1.81%) Python
8 1 (0.60%) Ruby
8 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.60%) VBScript
8 1 (0.60%) VB
8 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (26.51%) SC Cleared
1 44 (26.51%) Security Cleared
2 15 (9.04%) Degree
3 8 (4.82%) ISEB
4 6 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.01%) CCEE
5 5 (3.01%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (2.41%) CCA
6 4 (2.41%) MCSE
6 4 (2.41%) MCTS
6 4 (2.41%) MCITP
7 2 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.60%) MCSA
8 1 (0.60%) CCIE
8 1 (0.60%) CCNP
8 1 (0.60%) CCNA
8 1 (0.60%) Avaya Certification
8 1 (0.60%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.41%) ISO 9001
1 4 (2.41%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.20%) SLA
3 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.60%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.42%) vSphere
3 7 (4.22%) XenApp
3 7 (4.22%) XenDesktop
4 6 (3.61%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (3.01%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.41%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.20%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.60%) XenServer
8 1 (0.60%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (3.01%) XenMobile
2 3 (1.81%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.81%) SCOM
3 2 (1.20%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.20%) SCCM
4 1 (0.60%) EdgeSight
4 1 (0.60%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.60%) WSUS
4 1 (0.60%) Netcool
4 1 (0.60%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (0.60%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.60%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 34 (20.48%) Cisco
2 29 (17.47%) Juniper
3 26 (15.66%) F5
4 18 (10.84%) Microsoft
5 15 (9.04%) VMware
6 11 (6.63%) SAP
7 9 (5.42%) EMC
7 9 (5.42%) Citrix
7 9 (5.42%) Oracle
8 7 (4.22%) Open Text
8 7 (4.22%) HP
9 6 (3.61%) AppSense
10 5 (3.01%) Adobe
10 5 (3.01%) IBM
11 4 (2.41%) Primavera
11 4 (2.41%) Twitter
12 3 (1.81%) Cognos
12 3 (1.81%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.20%) Dell
13 2 (1.20%) Neolane
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