The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Architect
Rank 570 578 568
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 328 413 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.39% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.40% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 237 308 352
Median salary £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £54,788 £55,000 £56,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,250 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86462 102533 109645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71827 85446 90758
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Architect in the job title.

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Architect within the UK.

Senior Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Architect over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 within the UK.

Senior Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Architect
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 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
England 0 297 £75,000 +7.14% 21
London -15 128 £80,000 +6.66% 9
South East +61 53 £75,000 +11.11% 2
Berkshire +50 27 £80,000 +18.51% 1
East of England +29 25 £75,000 -11.76% 1
North West -22 24 £75,000 +7.14% 3
City of London +9 22 £75,000 - 3
Yorkshire +22 18 £75,000 +20.00% 2
Manchester -12 18 £75,000 +7.14% 3
Leeds +35 17 £75,000 +36.36% 2
West Yorkshire +30 17 £75,000 +20.00% 2
South West +14 16 £75,000 +30.43% 3
West Midlands -4 16 £75,000 - 1
Reading +49 15 £90,000 -
Hertfordshire +3 13 £75,000 -11.76% 1
Birmingham -3 12 £72,500 -19.44%
Hampshire +12 11 £71,250 +5.16%
Cambridgeshire - 10 £80,000 -
Cambridge - 9 £80,000 -
Bristol +20 8 £67,500 +35.00% 1
Surrey +20 7 £67,500 -14.28%
Scotland +7 7 £71,500 -7.14% 4
Watford -2 7 £75,000 -12.28%
Wales - 7 £52,000 -
South Wales - 7 £52,000 -
Newport - 7 £52,000 -
East Midlands +2 6 £80,000 +25.98%
Northamptonshire +7 5 - -
Somerset +3 5 £87,500 +52.17%
Merseyside -12 5 - -

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 featuring Senior Architect in the job title.

1 300 (38.81%) Finance
1 300 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
2 238 (30.79%) Java
3 181 (23.42%) Presales
4 171 (22.12%) Microsoft
5 135 (17.46%) TOGAF
6 134 (17.34%) Open Source
7 131 (16.95%) Microsoft Azure
8 129 (16.69%) SOA
8 129 (16.69%) HTML
9 123 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
10 117 (15.14%) Oracle
11 108 (13.97%) .NET
11 108 (13.97%) CRM
12 105 (13.58%) Migration
13 104 (13.45%) Security Cleared
14 100 (12.94%) C#
15 96 (12.42%) Retail
16 95 (12.29%) SQL
17 90 (11.64%) Scrum
17 90 (11.64%) ITIL
18 88 (11.38%) CSS
19 84 (10.87%) JavaScript
20 82 (10.61%) Degree
21 81 (10.48%) Enterprise Architecture
21 81 (10.48%) Big Data
22 80 (10.35%) Infrastructure Management
23 79 (10.22%) SharePoint
24 75 (9.70%) DevOps
25 74 (9.57%) REST

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 79 (10.22%) SharePoint
2 37 (4.79%) Apache Spark
3 36 (4.66%) JBoss
4 29 (3.75%) BizTalk Server
5 27 (3.49%) IIS
6 24 (3.10%) WebSphere
7 23 (2.98%) Elasticsearch
8 19 (2.46%) Apache Pig
8 19 (2.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 18 (2.33%) WebLogic
10 17 (2.20%) Tomcat
11 13 (1.68%) Apache
11 13 (1.68%) Apache Solr
12 12 (1.55%) Apache ServiceMix
13 11 (1.42%) Documentum
13 11 (1.42%) LiveLink
14 8 (1.03%) OpenStack
15 6 (0.78%) Jetty
15 6 (0.78%) Mule
16 5 (0.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 61 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.36%) MS Visio
3 15 (1.94%) MS Office
4 4 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.13%) MS Project
5 1 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 44 (5.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (2.98%) Dynamics AX
3 17 (2.20%) Oracle Retail
4 15 (1.94%) Oracle Financials
4 15 (1.94%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 7 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.78%) SAP CRM
7 5 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.65%) SAP IS-U
8 3 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.39%) Oracle CRM
8 3 (0.39%) SAP Retail
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.26%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.26%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
10 1 (0.13%) Apache OFBiz
10 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
10 1 (0.13%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 131 (16.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 123 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (6.86%) SaaS
4 44 (5.69%) PaaS
5 29 (3.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 29 (3.75%) IaaS
6 26 (3.36%) Office 365
7 22 (2.85%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (1.03%) Google App Engine
9 7 (0.91%) IBM Cloud
10 5 (0.65%) Heroku
10 5 (0.65%) OpenShift
11 4 (0.52%) Bluemix
11 4 (0.52%) Force.com
12 3 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.26%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.26%) FinancialForce.com
13 2 (0.26%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.27%) DNS
2 22 (2.85%) DHCP
3 18 (2.33%) HTTP
3 18 (2.33%) Internet
4 17 (2.20%) TCP/IP
5 12 (1.55%) WAN
6 11 (1.42%) LAN
6 11 (1.42%) SAN
7 9 (1.16%) SSL
8 8 (1.03%) Firewall
9 7 (0.91%) GSM
9 7 (0.91%) Junos
9 7 (0.91%) MPLS
9 7 (0.91%) Unified Communications
9 7 (0.91%) VPN
10 6 (0.78%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (0.78%) Wireless
11 5 (0.65%) 3G
11 5 (0.65%) 4G
11 5 (0.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (10.48%) Big Data
2 68 (8.80%) SQL Server
3 67 (8.67%) NoSQL
4 48 (6.21%) Hadoop
5 45 (5.82%) MySQL
6 33 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (4.14%) Apache Cassandra
8 27 (3.49%) MongoDB
9 26 (3.36%) Oracle Database
10 24 (3.10%) HBase
11 21 (2.72%) Relational Database
12 20 (2.59%) Apache Hive
13 17 (2.20%) Azure SQL Database
13 17 (2.20%) RDBMS
14 16 (2.07%) DataStax
15 15 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
16 13 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 12 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 10 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 8 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 45 (5.82%) Jenkins
2 29 (3.75%) Git (software)
3 21 (2.72%) Subversion
4 17 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 15 (1.94%) Eclipse
6 14 (1.81%) Cucumber
7 12 (1.55%) Selenium
7 12 (1.55%) Visual Studio
8 11 (1.42%) Ant
9 10 (1.29%) JUnit
9 10 (1.29%) Maven
10 9 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
11 8 (1.03%) TeamCity
12 7 (0.91%) Axure RP
12 7 (0.91%) Gradle
12 7 (0.91%) SonarQube
12 7 (0.91%) SpecFlow
13 6 (0.78%) ERwin
13 6 (0.78%) NUnit
General
1 300 (38.81%) Finance
2 96 (12.42%) Retail
3 72 (9.31%) Banking
4 68 (8.80%) Telecoms
5 57 (7.37%) Marketing
6 36 (4.66%) Publishing
7 27 (3.49%) Manufacturing
8 19 (2.46%) Local Government
9 15 (1.94%) Games
10 14 (1.81%) Advertising
10 14 (1.81%) Legal
11 12 (1.55%) Electronics
12 11 (1.42%) Investment Banking
13 9 (1.16%) Billing
14 7 (0.91%) Automotive
15 5 (0.65%) Mandarin Language
15 5 (0.65%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.52%) Multimedia
17 3 (0.39%) Aerospace
17 3 (0.39%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (16.69%) HTML
2 108 (13.97%) .NET
3 88 (11.38%) CSS
4 74 (9.57%) REST
4 74 (9.57%) Web Services
5 55 (7.12%) HTML5
6 54 (6.99%) Middleware
7 42 (5.43%) ASP.NET
8 38 (4.92%) AngularJS
9 37 (4.79%) .NET Framework
10 35 (4.53%) SOAP
11 31 (4.01%) Java EE
12 28 (3.62%) jQuery
13 27 (3.49%) Spring
14 26 (3.36%) XML
15 16 (2.07%) Node.js
15 16 (2.07%) RESTful
15 16 (2.07%) Spark Streaming
16 15 (1.94%) JMS
17 14 (1.81%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 48 (6.21%) N-Tier
2 43 (5.56%) User Experience
3 42 (5.43%) Management Information System
4 38 (4.92%) Data Centre
4 38 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
5 31 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (3.49%) Hybrid Cloud
6 27 (3.49%) Private Cloud
7 25 (3.23%) Data Integration
8 21 (2.72%) Computer Science
9 20 (2.59%) Clustering
10 17 (2.20%) Data Structures
10 17 (2.20%) NHS
11 12 (1.55%) Mobile App
11 12 (1.55%) Virtual Team
12 10 (1.29%) Public Cloud
12 10 (1.29%) Statistics
13 8 (1.03%) SWIFT
14 7 (0.91%) Fintech
14 7 (0.91%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 64 (8.28%) Linux
2 57 (7.37%) Windows
3 26 (3.36%) Unix
4 22 (2.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (2.46%) Android
6 18 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (1.68%) Apple iOS
9 10 (1.29%) Windows Server
10 5 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.52%) CentOS
12 3 (0.39%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.26%) AIX
14 1 (0.13%) HPUX
14 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (23.42%) Presales
3 135 (17.46%) TOGAF
4 134 (17.34%) Open Source
5 129 (16.69%) SOA
6 108 (13.97%) CRM
7 105 (13.58%) Migration
8 90 (11.64%) ITIL
8 90 (11.64%) Scrum
9 81 (10.48%) Enterprise Architecture
10 80 (10.35%) Infrastructure Management
11 75 (9.70%) DevOps
12 69 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
13 65 (8.41%) Mentoring
14 64 (8.28%) Business Intelligence
15 62 (8.02%) MVC
16 60 (7.76%) Project Management
17 57 (7.37%) Data Architecture
18 55 (7.12%) PRINCE2
18 55 (7.12%) UML
Programming Languages
1 238 (30.79%) Java
2 100 (12.94%) C#
3 95 (12.29%) SQL
4 84 (10.87%) JavaScript
5 59 (7.63%) PHP
6 44 (5.69%) Python
7 27 (3.49%) Scala
8 19 (2.46%) PL/SQL
9 17 (2.20%) C++
10 16 (2.07%) Bash Shell
10 16 (2.07%) Ruby
11 14 (1.81%) Perl
12 12 (1.55%) C
12 12 (1.55%) Go
13 9 (1.16%) PowerShell
14 8 (1.03%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.65%) Groovy
16 4 (0.52%) Apex Code
16 4 (0.52%) PHP 5
16 4 (0.52%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 104 (13.45%) Security Cleared
2 82 (10.61%) Degree
3 49 (6.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (2.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 21 (2.72%) SC Cleared
5 19 (2.46%) MCSE
6 18 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (2.07%) MCITP
7 16 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 15 (1.94%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (1.55%) CCIE
10 10 (1.29%) MBA
11 9 (1.16%) CISSP
12 8 (1.03%) CCNP
12 8 (1.03%) DV Cleared
12 8 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.78%) BC Cleared
13 6 (0.78%) CISM
14 4 (0.52%) CCVP
14 4 (0.52%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.07%) QA
2 11 (1.42%) Data Quality
3 10 (1.29%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.52%) MiFID
5 4 (0.52%) SEPA
6 3 (0.39%) ISO20022
6 3 (0.39%) SDET
7 2 (0.26%) GCP
7 2 (0.26%) GPG13
7 2 (0.26%) ISO 8583
7 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (0.26%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 40 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (4.27%) Active Directory
3 27 (3.49%) Docker
3 27 (3.49%) Hyper-V
4 21 (2.72%) vSphere
5 15 (1.94%) Terminal Services
5 15 (1.94%) vCloud
5 15 (1.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 7 (0.91%) KVM
7 5 (0.65%) Apache Flume
8 4 (0.52%) VMware Server
9 3 (0.39%) Xen
10 2 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.26%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.13%) Corosync
11 1 (0.13%) HDFS
11 1 (0.13%) iptables
11 1 (0.13%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 47 (6.08%) Puppet
2 35 (4.53%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (4.14%) Ansible
4 15 (1.94%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 5 (0.65%) AirWatch
5 5 (0.65%) Kubernetes
5 5 (0.65%) Mesos
5 5 (0.65%) Rancher
5 5 (0.65%) Terraform
6 3 (0.39%) Cacti
6 3 (0.39%) Nagios
6 3 (0.39%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.26%) Netcool
8 1 (0.13%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.13%) Pacemaker
8 1 (0.13%) Salt
8 1 (0.13%) SELinux
Vendors
1 171 (22.12%) Microsoft
2 117 (15.14%) Oracle
3 63 (8.15%) VMware
4 43 (5.56%) SAP
5 41 (5.30%) Cisco
6 38 (4.92%) Google
7 31 (4.01%) MuleSoft
8 28 (3.62%) IBM
8 28 (3.62%) Red Hat
9 26 (3.36%) HP
10 19 (2.46%) Rackspace
11 17 (2.20%) Hyperion
11 17 (2.20%) Retek
12 15 (1.94%) ATG
12 15 (1.94%) PeopleSoft
12 15 (1.94%) Veritas
13 12 (1.55%) SaltStack
14 11 (1.42%) Juniper
14 11 (1.42%) OpenText
14 11 (1.42%) Remedy
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £75000 - £75001 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum £90-110k+ bens bonus etc.
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75 000 - £88 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000 + PACKAGE
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000 + PACKAGE
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000 + PACKAGE
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000 + PACKAGE
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Oscar
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000 + PACKAGE
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000 + PACKAGE
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000 + PACKAGE
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Novate IT
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
South West London
MI5
Salary: From £54,788 to £54,788 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ofgem
Salary: From £66,000 to £74,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago