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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 206 200 217
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 28 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.45% 0.44% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.46% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 2
Average salary £57,500 £67,500 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.81% +47.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,750 £45,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,800 £70,000 £46,350
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 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
5917 4756 5500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.17% 94.99% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4935 4113 4877
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 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 September 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 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
Somerset - 16 £56,250 - 1
Bristol -15 8 £70,000 - 2
Wiltshire -4 2 £70,000 +55.55% 2
Devon -23 2 £57,500 +9.52%
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 43 (67.19%) Finance
2 31 (48.44%) ITIL
3 29 (45.31%) SOA
3 29 (45.31%) TOGAF
4 26 (40.63%) Relational Database
5 24 (37.50%) Java
5 24 (37.50%) .NET
6 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (34.38%) COBIT
8 20 (31.25%) Technical Architecture
9 17 (26.56%) Banking
10 13 (20.31%) Oracle
11 12 (18.75%) SQL
12 11 (17.19%) UML
12 11 (17.19%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (17.19%) Data Analysis
12 11 (17.19%) Wealth Management
12 11 (17.19%) Security Cleared
13 10 (15.63%) Network Design
13 10 (15.63%) Juniper
13 10 (15.63%) Firewall
13 10 (15.63%) Wireless
13 10 (15.63%) Project Management
13 10 (15.63%) Cisco
13 10 (15.63%) SC Cleared
13 10 (15.63%) F5
14 8 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
14 8 (12.50%) ETL
14 8 (12.50%) SharePoint
14 8 (12.50%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.69%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (4.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.56%) Lync
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) SaaS
2 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.56%) PaaS
2 1 (1.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.63%) Firewall
1 10 (15.63%) Wireless
2 6 (9.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (40.63%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 7 (10.94%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (10.94%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.94%) RDBMS
2 7 (10.94%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (4.69%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.13%) JUnit
2 2 (3.13%) jMock
2 2 (3.13%) Mockito
3 1 (1.56%) Axure RP
General
1 43 (67.19%) Finance
2 17 (26.56%) Banking
3 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.81%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.13%) Retail
5 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (37.50%) .NET
2 7 (10.94%) Spring
3 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 4 (6.25%) Spring MVC
3 4 (6.25%) Spring Integration
4 3 (4.69%) HTML
4 3 (4.69%) CSS
4 3 (4.69%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.13%) J2EE
6 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) User Experience
2 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.56%) Clustering
3 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.56%) Windows
1 1 (1.56%) Linux
1 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (48.44%) ITIL
2 29 (45.31%) SOA
2 29 (45.31%) TOGAF
3 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (31.25%) Technical Architecture
5 11 (17.19%) UML
5 11 (17.19%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (17.19%) Data Analysis
5 11 (17.19%) Wealth Management
6 10 (15.63%) Network Design
6 10 (15.63%) Project Management
7 8 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (12.50%) ETL
7 8 (12.50%) Analytics
8 6 (9.38%) Matrix Management
8 6 (9.38%) Supplier Management
8 6 (9.38%) PRINCE
8 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (9.38%) Risk Management
8 6 (9.38%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (37.50%) Java
2 12 (18.75%) SQL
3 4 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (1.56%) Ruby
4 1 (1.56%) C
4 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.56%) Perl
4 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.63%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.38%) Degree
4 4 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.56%) MCSE
5 1 (1.56%) MCT
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (34.38%) COBIT
2 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (1.56%) SCOM
2 1 (1.56%) MOM
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) Oracle
2 10 (15.63%) Juniper
2 10 (15.63%) Cisco
2 10 (15.63%) F5
3 7 (10.94%) Informatica
4 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.13%) VMware
6 1 (1.56%) Omniture
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