The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 216 221 197
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 29 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 0.30% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.32% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 27 11 24
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £47,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +21.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £63,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+9.80% +15.90%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6066 5649 5489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.78% 95.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5079 4819 4887
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 West

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

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Senior Architect Salary Trend in the South West

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Senior Architect Salary Histogram in the South West

Senior Architect
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 18 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
Bristol +16 12 £70,000 -30.00%
Wiltshire -1 11 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Somerset - 4 £60,000 -
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 41 (71.93%) Finance
2 21 (36.84%) ITIL
3 18 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (31.58%) Relational Database
4 15 (26.32%) Banking
4 15 (26.32%) TOGAF
5 13 (22.81%) Network Design
5 13 (22.81%) SC Cleared
5 13 (22.81%) Security Cleared
5 13 (22.81%) F5
5 13 (22.81%) Cisco
5 13 (22.81%) Juniper
5 13 (22.81%) Wireless
5 13 (22.81%) Firewall
6 12 (21.05%) SOA
7 11 (19.30%) Java
8 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (15.79%) SQL
8 9 (15.79%) .NET
8 9 (15.79%) Oracle
8 9 (15.79%) Degree
9 8 (14.04%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (14.04%) COBIT
9 8 (14.04%) Data Structures
9 8 (14.04%) ETL
9 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
10 7 (12.28%) RDBMS
10 7 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (12.28%) Informatica
10 7 (12.28%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.81%) Firewall
1 13 (22.81%) Wireless
2 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.58%) Relational Database
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (12.28%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (12.28%) RDBMS
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.51%) jMock
2 2 (3.51%) Mockito
2 2 (3.51%) JUnit
3 1 (1.75%) Axure RP
General
1 41 (71.93%) Finance
2 15 (26.32%) Banking
3 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
4 7 (12.28%) Retail
5 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.75%) Local Government
6 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.79%) .NET
2 3 (5.26%) CSS
2 3 (5.26%) HTML
3 2 (3.51%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.51%) Spring
3 2 (3.51%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.51%) BBC
2 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) Social Media
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.75%) User Experience
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) ITIL
2 18 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (26.32%) TOGAF
4 13 (22.81%) Network Design
5 12 (21.05%) SOA
6 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (14.04%) ETL
7 8 (14.04%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (12.28%) Analytics
8 7 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (12.28%) Data Analysis
9 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
9 6 (10.53%) Migration
10 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
10 5 (8.77%) Wealth Management
10 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (8.77%) UML
10 5 (8.77%) ERP
11 3 (5.26%) E-Commerce
11 3 (5.26%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.30%) Java
2 9 (15.79%) SQL
3 1 (1.75%) C#
3 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) SC Cleared
1 13 (22.81%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) COBIT
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Juniper
1 13 (22.81%) Cisco
1 13 (22.81%) F5
2 9 (15.79%) Oracle
3 7 (12.28%) Informatica
4 2 (3.51%) Nokia
4 2 (3.51%) Siemens
4 2 (3.51%) Toshiba
4 2 (3.51%) BT
4 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.51%) HP
5 1 (1.75%) Omniture
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