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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Architect
Rank 213 209 208
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 22 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.36% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 6
Average salary £65,150 £66,750 £63,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.39% +5.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,550 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
5833 5105 5155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.17% 95.33% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4892 4358 4546
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,650
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 26 March 2015.

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 26 March 2015. 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
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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
Wiltshire +4 12 £65,150 -3.48%
Bristol -4 3 £55,000 +0.45%
Gloucestershire - 1 £70,000 -
Somerset - 1 £47,500 -
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 40 (81.63%) Finance
2 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (40.82%) Banking
4 16 (32.65%) Retail
5 14 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 12 (24.49%) Retail Banking
7 10 (20.41%) ITIL
8 9 (18.37%) Firewall
8 9 (18.37%) TOGAF
9 8 (16.33%) Java
9 8 (16.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (14.29%) Cisco
10 7 (14.29%) Juniper
10 7 (14.29%) Wireless
10 7 (14.29%) Telecoms
10 7 (14.29%) Network Design
10 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 7 (14.29%) F5
11 5 (10.20%) SOA
11 5 (10.20%) Programme Management
12 4 (8.16%) .NET
12 4 (8.16%) J2EE
12 4 (8.16%) Degree
12 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
12 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
13 3 (6.12%) JUnit
13 3 (6.12%) SOAP
13 3 (6.12%) Web Services
13 3 (6.12%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 3 (6.12%) JBoss
1 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) Firewall
2 7 (14.29%) Wireless
3 2 (4.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
1 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
1 3 (6.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.12%) JUnit
2 3 (6.12%) IntelliJ
2 3 (6.12%) JIRA
3 1 (2.04%) Ant
3 1 (2.04%) Maven
3 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
General
1 40 (81.63%) Finance
2 20 (40.82%) Banking
3 16 (32.65%) Retail
4 12 (24.49%) Retail Banking
5 7 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 3 (6.12%) Marketing
7 2 (4.08%) Electronics
7 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
8 1 (2.04%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) .NET
1 4 (8.16%) J2EE
2 3 (6.12%) JSON
2 3 (6.12%) Spring MVC
2 3 (6.12%) SOAP
2 3 (6.12%) Web Services
2 3 (6.12%) XML
2 3 (6.12%) Hibernate
2 3 (6.12%) Spring
2 3 (6.12%) JPA
2 3 (6.12%) REST
2 3 (6.12%) Spring Integration
3 1 (2.04%) HTML
3 1 (2.04%) Ajax
3 1 (2.04%) jQuery
3 1 (2.04%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) DTV
1 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
1 2 (4.08%) BBC
1 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.04%) Social Media
2 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (20.41%) ITIL
4 9 (18.37%) TOGAF
5 8 (16.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (14.29%) Network Design
7 5 (10.20%) SOA
7 5 (10.20%) Programme Management
8 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.12%) BDD
9 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.12%) Kanban
9 3 (6.12%) Business Transformation
9 3 (6.12%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (6.12%) Wealth Management
9 3 (6.12%) TDD
9 3 (6.12%) Integration Testing
9 3 (6.12%) Scrum
9 3 (6.12%) UML
9 3 (6.12%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) Java
2 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.16%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) COBIT
2 2 (4.08%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Juniper
1 7 (14.29%) Cisco
1 7 (14.29%) F5
2 2 (4.08%) SAP
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) HP
2 2 (4.08%) Nokia
2 2 (4.08%) Siemens
2 2 (4.08%) Toshiba
2 2 (4.08%) BT
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