The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Senior Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Architect
Rank 219 227 206
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 23 16 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.28% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.28% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 22
Median salary £72,500 £67,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% +22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £89,400 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £65,000 £68,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
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
5186 5632 5751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.21% 97.19% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4395 4725 4802
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,600 £55,000 £55,648
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Senior Architect in the job title.

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 27 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Architect within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire - 13 £72,500 -
Bristol +2 4 £65,000 -13.33%
Gloucestershire -1 2 £101,250 +102.50%
Dorset - 2 £76,250 -
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Senior Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Senior Architect in the job title.

1 30 (65.22%) TOGAF
2 24 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (50.00%) Finance
4 19 (41.30%) Data Centre
5 18 (39.13%) Enterprise Architecture
5 18 (39.13%) Telecoms
6 16 (34.78%) Migration
6 16 (34.78%) Technical Architecture
6 16 (34.78%) Degree
6 16 (34.78%) Computer Science
6 16 (34.78%) Supplier Management
6 16 (34.78%) Systems Analysis
6 16 (34.78%) Translating Business Requirements
7 14 (30.43%) BPR
8 12 (26.09%) C#
8 12 (26.09%) .NET
9 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (17.39%) HTML
9 8 (17.39%) CSS
9 8 (17.39%) ERP
10 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
10 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
11 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
12 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (10.87%) XHTML
12 5 (10.87%) XML
12 5 (10.87%) Document Management
12 5 (10.87%) Dynamics AX
12 5 (10.87%) Performance Improvement
12 5 (10.87%) SharePoint 2013

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.87%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.17%) CMS
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (4.35%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Firewall
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
1 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.17%) Big Data
2 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
General
1 23 (50.00%) Finance
2 18 (39.13%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.52%) Advertising
4 2 (4.35%) Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Electronics
5 1 (2.17%) Local Government
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Marketing
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) .NET
2 8 (17.39%) CSS
2 8 (17.39%) HTML
3 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
4 5 (10.87%) XHTML
4 5 (10.87%) XML
5 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (4.35%) HTML5
5 2 (4.35%) Java EE
6 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.17%) CSS3
6 1 (2.17%) Dojo
6 1 (2.17%) Middleware
6 1 (2.17%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (2.17%) React
Miscellaneous
1 24 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (41.30%) Data Centre
3 16 (34.78%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.70%) FMCG
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (65.22%) TOGAF
2 18 (39.13%) Enterprise Architecture
3 16 (34.78%) Migration
3 16 (34.78%) Supplier Management
3 16 (34.78%) Systems Analysis
3 16 (34.78%) Technical Architecture
3 16 (34.78%) Translating Business Requirements
4 14 (30.43%) BPR
5 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.39%) ERP
6 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (10.87%) Document Management
6 5 (10.87%) Performance Improvement
7 4 (8.70%) MVC
8 3 (6.52%) Data Architecture
8 3 (6.52%) ITIL
8 3 (6.52%) Scrum
8 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.35%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) C#
2 4 (8.70%) X++
3 2 (4.35%) C++
3 2 (4.35%) Java
3 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.17%) ES6
4 1 (2.17%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (34.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) MCSE
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
1 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle
2 3 (6.52%) SAP
3 1 (2.17%) Google
3 1 (2.17%) IBM
3 1 (2.17%) Panasonic
3 1 (2.17%) Toshiba