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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 209 193 218
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 28 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 0.41% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.43% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 27 17 3
Average salary £57,500 £67,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.81% +58.82%
UK excluding London average salary £65,500 £67,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-2.96% +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
5790 4876 5498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.07% 95.31% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4855 4209 4869
Average salary £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,750
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 30 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 30 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 - 14 £53,750 -
Bristol -9 9 £63,500 -9.28%
Devon -22 2 £57,500 +9.52%
Wiltshire - 2 £70,000 - 2
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 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 45 (69.23%) Finance
2 32 (49.23%) ITIL
3 31 (47.69%) TOGAF
4 30 (46.15%) SOA
5 28 (43.08%) Relational Database
6 26 (40.00%) Java
7 25 (38.46%) .NET
7 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (36.92%) COBIT
9 22 (33.85%) Technical Architecture
10 19 (29.23%) Banking
11 13 (20.00%) Oracle
11 13 (20.00%) UML
11 13 (20.00%) Wealth Management
12 12 (18.46%) SQL
13 11 (16.92%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (16.92%) Data Analysis
14 10 (15.38%) Security Cleared
14 10 (15.38%) Project Management
15 9 (13.85%) Firewall
15 9 (13.85%) Wireless
15 9 (13.85%) Cisco
15 9 (13.85%) Juniper
15 9 (13.85%) F5
15 9 (13.85%) SC Cleared
15 9 (13.85%) Network Design
15 9 (13.85%) Enterprise Architecture
16 8 (12.31%) ETL
16 8 (12.31%) Analytics
16 8 (12.31%) Data Structures

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 7 (10.77%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.62%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (4.62%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.54%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.77%) SaaS
2 1 (1.54%) PaaS
2 1 (1.54%) IaaS
2 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.85%) Firewall
1 9 (13.85%) Wireless
2 6 (9.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (43.08%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.77%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (10.77%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (10.77%) RDBMS
2 7 (10.77%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (4.62%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.08%) jMock
2 2 (3.08%) Mockito
2 2 (3.08%) JUnit
3 1 (1.54%) Axure RP
General
1 45 (69.23%) Finance
2 19 (29.23%) Banking
3 5 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (38.46%) .NET
2 7 (10.77%) Spring
3 4 (6.15%) Spring MVC
3 4 (6.15%) Spring Integration
4 3 (4.62%) HTML
4 3 (4.62%) Hibernate
4 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.62%) CSS
5 2 (3.08%) J2EE
6 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Data Structures
2 6 (9.23%) User Experience
3 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (49.23%) ITIL
2 31 (47.69%) TOGAF
3 30 (46.15%) SOA
4 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (33.85%) Technical Architecture
6 13 (20.00%) Wealth Management
6 13 (20.00%) UML
7 11 (16.92%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (16.92%) Data Analysis
8 10 (15.38%) Project Management
9 9 (13.85%) Network Design
9 9 (13.85%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (12.31%) Analytics
10 8 (12.31%) ETL
11 6 (9.23%) RAD
11 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce
11 6 (9.23%) Quality Management
11 6 (9.23%) CMMI
11 6 (9.23%) PRINCE
11 6 (9.23%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.00%) Java
2 12 (18.46%) SQL
3 3 (4.62%) C#
4 1 (1.54%) Python
4 1 (1.54%) Ruby
4 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.85%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.23%) Degree
4 4 (6.15%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (36.92%) COBIT
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Oracle
2 9 (13.85%) Cisco
2 9 (13.85%) F5
2 9 (13.85%) Juniper
3 7 (10.77%) Informatica
4 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.54%) VMware
5 1 (1.54%) Omniture
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Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Pension
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