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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Architect
UK
Rank 549 515 527
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 301 477 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.47% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.48% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 230 370 399
Median salary £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £99,000 £90,000 £99,250
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £66,825 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+12.23% +2.80%

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
79883 98427 103086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.32% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 66300 82530 84981
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 25 February 2017 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 25 February 2017. 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 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 -20 273 £75,000 +7.14% 40
London +15 143 £83,750 +11.66% 17
South East +29 37 £80,000 +18.51% 6
Yorkshire +37 28 £65,000 -1.14% 4
Leeds +27 27 £65,000 -1.14% 2
West Yorkshire +22 27 £65,000 -1.14% 2
North West -8 27 £65,000 +23.80% 2
Manchester -30 17 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Berkshire +49 16 £80,000 +12.28% 1
South West +8 16 £65,000 -10.34% 2
City of London +11 12 £87,500 +16.66% 5
Edinburgh +10 12 £74,500 +6.42% 2
Scotland +7 12 £74,500 -0.66% 2
East of England +10 10 £80,000 +23.07% 2
Wiltshire +21 8 £56,250 -22.41%
Swindon +20 8 £56,250 -22.41%
Buckinghamshire +15 7 £100,000 +81.81%
Surrey +42 6 £90,000 +12.50%
Slough +31 6 £80,000 +28.00% 1
Cambridge +17 6 £88,750 +54.34%
Cambridgeshire +8 6 £88,750 +44.89%
Merseyside - 6 £45,000 -
Liverpool - 6 £45,000 -
West Midlands +11 4 £72,500 +8.20% 6
Hertfordshire +3 4 £62,500 -16.66%
Cheshire - 4 £65,000 - 1
Camberley - 4 £90,000 -
Reading +41 3 £72,500 -6.45%
Hampshire +22 3 £65,000 -10.34% 4
Birmingham +11 3 £72,500 +11.53% 3

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 238 (36.56%) Finance
2 200 (30.72%) Agile Software Development
3 175 (26.88%) Java
4 119 (18.28%) Open Source
5 116 (17.82%) TOGAF
6 114 (17.51%) SOA
7 110 (16.90%) Amazon AWS
8 102 (15.67%) Microsoft
9 98 (15.05%) Microsoft Azure
10 96 (14.75%) Presales
11 87 (13.36%) .NET
12 80 (12.29%) Degree
13 79 (12.14%) HTML
14 78 (11.98%) Retail
15 71 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
16 69 (10.60%) C#
16 69 (10.60%) CSS
17 68 (10.45%) CRM
18 66 (10.14%) Migration
19 65 (9.98%) Banking
19 65 (9.98%) Web Services
19 65 (9.98%) Big Data
19 65 (9.98%) DevOps
20 64 (9.83%) Enterprise Architecture
21 62 (9.52%) SharePoint
22 61 (9.37%) UML
23 60 (9.22%) VMware
24 59 (9.06%) ITIL
25 58 (8.91%) Oracle
25 58 (8.91%) SQL Server

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 62 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 30 (4.61%) Apache Spark
3 19 (2.92%) BizTalk Server
4 15 (2.30%) JBoss
4 15 (2.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 14 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (2.00%) Apache Pig
7 12 (1.84%) IIS
8 8 (1.23%) Apache
8 8 (1.23%) Documentum
8 8 (1.23%) LiveLink
8 8 (1.23%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.08%) Apache ServiceMix
9 7 (1.08%) OpenStack
9 7 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (1.08%) WebSphere
10 6 (0.92%) Apache Solr
10 6 (0.92%) CMS
10 6 (0.92%) Smallworld
10 6 (0.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 25 (3.84%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.76%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.92%) MS Office
4 3 (0.46%) MS Project
5 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 21 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.92%) SAP IS-U
4 5 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.77%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.46%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.15%) Maximo
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.15%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 1 (0.15%) SAP APO
8 1 (0.15%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.15%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.15%) SAP MII
8 1 (0.15%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.15%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 110 (16.90%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (15.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (6.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 34 (5.22%) SaaS
5 19 (2.92%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (2.76%) PaaS
7 14 (2.15%) IaaS
8 11 (1.69%) Office 365
9 9 (1.38%) Google App Engine
10 8 (1.23%) IBM Cloud
11 5 (0.77%) Bluemix
11 5 (0.77%) Heroku
11 5 (0.77%) OpenShift
11 5 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (0.61%) GitHub
13 3 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 2 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 2 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (0.31%) Route 53
14 2 (0.31%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.69%) DNS
2 16 (2.46%) DHCP
2 16 (2.46%) WAN
3 15 (2.30%) LAN
4 14 (2.15%) VPN
5 12 (1.84%) Internet
6 10 (1.54%) Firewall
6 10 (1.54%) TCP/IP
7 9 (1.38%) Network Security
8 8 (1.23%) HTTP
9 7 (1.08%) MPLS
9 7 (1.08%) Wireless
10 6 (0.92%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (0.92%) SAN
10 6 (0.92%) Unified Communications
11 5 (0.77%) BGP
11 5 (0.77%) EIGRP
11 5 (0.77%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (0.77%) SSL
12 4 (0.61%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (9.98%) Big Data
2 58 (8.91%) SQL Server
3 46 (7.07%) NoSQL
4 40 (6.14%) Hadoop
5 33 (5.07%) Data Warehouse
5 33 (5.07%) Relational Database
6 29 (4.45%) RDBMS
7 26 (3.99%) MySQL
8 24 (3.69%) MongoDB
9 20 (3.07%) Apache Hive
10 19 (2.92%) Apache Cassandra
10 19 (2.92%) HBase
11 14 (2.15%) Oracle Database
12 12 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (1.23%) DataStax
16 6 (0.92%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 25 (3.84%) Git (software)
2 24 (3.69%) Jenkins
3 13 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (1.54%) Eclipse
4 10 (1.54%) Maven
4 10 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
4 10 (1.54%) TeamCity
4 10 (1.54%) Visual Studio
5 9 (1.38%) ERwin
5 9 (1.38%) Selenium
6 8 (1.23%) Cucumber
7 7 (1.08%) Artifactory
7 7 (1.08%) Gradle
8 5 (0.77%) Axure RP
8 5 (0.77%) JUnit
8 5 (0.77%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (0.77%) Subversion
9 4 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.46%) Moq
10 3 (0.46%) SpecFlow
General
1 238 (36.56%) Finance
2 78 (11.98%) Retail
3 65 (9.98%) Banking
4 52 (7.99%) Telecoms
5 38 (5.84%) Manufacturing
6 36 (5.53%) Marketing
7 29 (4.45%) Local Government
8 27 (4.15%) Publishing
9 17 (2.61%) Advertising
9 17 (2.61%) Investment Banking
10 16 (2.46%) Games
11 13 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (1.69%) Automotive
13 9 (1.38%) Legal
14 8 (1.23%) Billing
15 7 (1.08%) Electronics
16 5 (0.77%) Back Office
16 5 (0.77%) Front Office
16 5 (0.77%) Mandarin Language
16 5 (0.77%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (13.36%) .NET
2 79 (12.14%) HTML
3 69 (10.60%) CSS
4 65 (9.98%) Web Services
5 50 (7.68%) Middleware
6 45 (6.91%) REST
7 39 (5.99%) HTML5
8 25 (3.84%) AngularJS
9 24 (3.69%) SOAP
9 24 (3.69%) Spring
9 24 (3.69%) XML
10 23 (3.53%) ASP.NET
11 20 (3.07%) .NET Framework
12 18 (2.76%) Node.js
13 15 (2.30%) Java EE
14 14 (2.15%) J2EE
15 13 (2.00%) React
15 13 (2.00%) RESTful
16 12 (1.84%) JSON
16 12 (1.84%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 53 (8.14%) Management Information System
2 51 (7.83%) Data Centre
3 44 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
4 36 (5.53%) N-Tier
5 32 (4.92%) User Experience
6 24 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (3.23%) Computer Science
8 17 (2.61%) NHS
9 11 (1.69%) Data Structures
9 11 (1.69%) Public Cloud
10 10 (1.54%) Clustering
11 8 (1.23%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.08%) Market Risk
12 7 (1.08%) SWIFT
13 6 (0.92%) Derivative
13 6 (0.92%) Fintech
13 6 (0.92%) Virtual Team
14 5 (0.77%) Social Media
14 5 (0.77%) Taxonomies
15 4 (0.61%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 53 (8.14%) Linux
2 47 (7.22%) Windows
3 24 (3.69%) Unix
4 13 (2.00%) Android
4 13 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 11 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (1.54%) Windows Server
7 9 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.31%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.15%) HPUX
10 1 (0.15%) Solaris
10 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.15%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (30.72%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (18.28%) Open Source
3 116 (17.82%) TOGAF
4 114 (17.51%) SOA
5 96 (14.75%) Presales
6 71 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 68 (10.45%) CRM
8 66 (10.14%) Migration
9 65 (9.98%) DevOps
10 64 (9.83%) Enterprise Architecture
11 61 (9.37%) UML
12 59 (9.06%) ITIL
13 58 (8.91%) Analytics
14 57 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
15 51 (7.83%) Continuous Improvement
16 50 (7.68%) Data Architecture
16 50 (7.68%) MVC
17 49 (7.53%) Project Management
18 48 (7.37%) Data Management
18 48 (7.37%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 175 (26.88%) Java
2 69 (10.60%) C#
3 56 (8.60%) JavaScript
3 56 (8.60%) SQL
4 39 (5.99%) PHP
5 36 (5.53%) Python
6 19 (2.92%) Scala
7 14 (2.15%) Ruby
8 12 (1.84%) Bash Shell
8 12 (1.84%) PowerShell
9 10 (1.54%) C
10 9 (1.38%) C++
11 8 (1.23%) Go
12 6 (0.92%) Perl
13 4 (0.61%) Groovy
13 4 (0.61%) PHP 5
13 4 (0.61%) PHP 7
14 3 (0.46%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.46%) R
14 3 (0.46%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 80 (12.29%) Degree
2 37 (5.68%) Security Cleared
3 18 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (2.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 17 (2.61%) SC Cleared
5 13 (2.00%) CISM
5 13 (2.00%) CISSP
5 13 (2.00%) MCSE
5 13 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (1.84%) CCIE
6 12 (1.84%) CCNP
6 12 (1.84%) MCITP
7 10 (1.54%) DV Cleared
8 9 (1.38%) CESG Certified Professional
8 9 (1.38%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (0.92%) CISA
9 6 (0.92%) MBA
10 5 (0.77%) CCDP
11 4 (0.61%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.07%) QA
2 13 (2.00%) Data Quality
3 11 (1.69%) PCI DSS
4 10 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.08%) MiFID
6 4 (0.61%) GCP
7 3 (0.46%) PMO
7 3 (0.46%) SDET
8 2 (0.31%) COBIT
8 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.31%) ISO27002
8 2 (0.31%) SEPA
9 1 (0.15%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (5.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 19 (2.92%) Docker
4 17 (2.61%) vSphere
5 15 (2.30%) Hyper-V
6 9 (1.38%) Apache Flume
6 9 (1.38%) Terminal Services
6 9 (1.38%) vCloud
6 9 (1.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (0.61%) KVM
8 3 (0.46%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.31%) QEMU
9 2 (0.31%) Xen
10 1 (0.15%) HDFS
10 1 (0.15%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (3.23%) Puppet
2 18 (2.76%) Ansible
3 16 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (1.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 6 (0.92%) Kubernetes
6 5 (0.77%) Terraform
7 4 (0.61%) Mesos
7 4 (0.61%) Rancher
8 3 (0.46%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.46%) SCCM
8 3 (0.46%) SCOM
9 2 (0.31%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.15%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 102 (15.67%) Microsoft
2 60 (9.22%) VMware
3 58 (8.91%) Oracle
4 44 (6.76%) Google
5 34 (5.22%) Cisco
6 30 (4.61%) IBM
6 30 (4.61%) Rackspace
7 28 (4.30%) MuleSoft
8 27 (4.15%) SAP
9 18 (2.76%) HP
10 16 (2.46%) Teradata
11 15 (2.30%) Red Hat
12 12 (1.84%) ServiceNow
13 10 (1.54%) Citrix
13 10 (1.54%) Juniper
14 9 (1.38%) Veritas
15 8 (1.23%) Cognizant
15 8 (1.23%) Informatica
15 8 (1.23%) OpenText
15 8 (1.23%) Remedy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Incredible bens
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Ofgem
Salary: From £43,600 to £56,650 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £61000 per annum + Flexible
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Rullion
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Flexible Working
Posted: 3 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Rullion
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £90,000 + generous bonus and car allowance plus much more!
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + +Bonus + Car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £58000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
East London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive + corporate benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago