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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Architect
Rank 551 594 507
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -87
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 389 414 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.38% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.39% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 327 343 449
Median salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £92,700 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £65,000 £68,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%

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
94567 105846 115549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.48% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79566 86840 94644
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 May 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 29 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
England +24 365 £75,000 - 45
London +19 163 £80,000 +3.22% 26
South East +2 79 £67,500 +3.84% 9
West Midlands +6 32 £55,000 -12.00% 3
Berkshire +12 26 £67,500 - 3
City of London +42 23 £80,000 +14.28% 6
South West +11 23 £72,500 +7.40%
East Midlands +31 21 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Yorkshire +26 21 £75,000 +25.00% 3
West Yorkshire +22 21 £75,000 +50.00% 3
Hampshire +10 16 £77,500 +10.71%
North West +21 15 £75,000 +7.14% 2
Oxfordshire -4 15 £55,000 -10.20%
Wiltshire - 13 £72,500 -
Swindon - 13 £72,500 -
Solihull +23 12 £72,500 +45.00% 2
Northamptonshire - 12 £55,000 - 1
Leeds +24 11 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Scotland +9 11 £70,000 -
Manchester +1 11 £67,500 -10.00% 1
Bradford +17 10 £90,000 +80.00% 1
East of England +16 10 £75,000 +22.44%
Oxford +12 10 £55,000 -15.38%
Reading +8 10 £60,000 -9.43% 1
Birmingham -7 10 £55,000 -26.66% 1
Surrey -26 10 £80,000 +3.22% 3
Kettering - 10 £55,000 -
Edinburgh +12 7 £75,000 +7.14%
Walsall - 6 £45,000 -
Westminster - 6 £85,000 -

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 featuring Senior Architect in the job title.

1 238 (27.51%) Java
2 233 (26.94%) Agile Software Development
3 221 (25.55%) Finance
4 218 (25.20%) TOGAF
5 157 (18.15%) Enterprise Architecture
6 142 (16.42%) Degree
7 137 (15.84%) SOA
8 124 (14.34%) .NET
9 123 (14.22%) Microsoft
10 120 (13.87%) JavaScript
11 116 (13.41%) Oracle
12 115 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
13 99 (11.45%) Data Centre
14 97 (11.21%) Presales
15 91 (10.52%) Telecoms
16 89 (10.29%) C#
16 89 (10.29%) Translating Business Requirements
17 86 (9.94%) Retail
17 86 (9.94%) Computer Science
18 84 (9.71%) SQL Server
19 82 (9.48%) SQL
19 82 (9.48%) Windows
19 82 (9.48%) Migration
19 82 (9.48%) Technical Architecture
20 81 (9.36%) Web Services
21 80 (9.25%) Linux
22 79 (9.13%) XML
22 79 (9.13%) Amazon AWS
23 75 (8.67%) HTML
24 74 (8.55%) Scrum

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 37 (4.28%) WebLogic
2 33 (3.82%) WebSphere
3 21 (2.43%) JBoss
4 19 (2.20%) Apache Spark
5 18 (2.08%) Tomcat
6 17 (1.97%) Node.js
6 17 (1.97%) SharePoint
7 11 (1.27%) Apache
8 10 (1.16%) ATG Dynamo
9 9 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (1.04%) IIS
9 9 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (0.81%) Apache Solr
10 7 (0.81%) CMS
11 6 (0.69%) Confluence
11 6 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.58%) Apache Pig
13 4 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
13 4 (0.46%) LiveLink
13 4 (0.46%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 58 (6.71%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.50%) MS Visio
3 10 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.04%) SPSS
5 6 (0.69%) OmniGraffle
6 5 (0.58%) MS Office
7 4 (0.46%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.12%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 17 (1.97%) SAP IS-U
2 13 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (1.04%) Oracle BPM
5 7 (0.81%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 6 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.35%) MoSes
8 2 (0.23%) Apache OFBiz
8 2 (0.23%) RMDS
8 2 (0.23%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.12%) Cerner Millennium
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.12%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 79 (9.13%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (6.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (5.90%) SaaS
4 46 (5.32%) PaaS
5 41 (4.74%) IaaS
6 22 (2.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 20 (2.31%) Office 365
8 13 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
10 9 (1.04%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.69%) Force.com
11 6 (0.69%) Heroku
12 3 (0.35%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.12%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.12%) SoftLayer
13 1 (0.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 39 (4.51%) Firewall
2 34 (3.93%) WAN
3 28 (3.24%) TCP/IP
4 27 (3.12%) MPLS
5 23 (2.66%) LAN
6 22 (2.54%) OSPF
7 21 (2.43%) DNS
7 21 (2.43%) Network Security
8 20 (2.31%) Internet
9 13 (1.50%) BGP
10 12 (1.39%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (1.39%) Fibre Channel
11 11 (1.27%) HTTP
11 11 (1.27%) SNMP
11 11 (1.27%) VPN
11 11 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
12 10 (1.16%) Diameter Protocol
13 9 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (0.92%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (0.92%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 69 (7.98%) Big Data
3 61 (7.05%) Data Warehouse
4 45 (5.20%) NoSQL
5 29 (3.35%) Hadoop
6 24 (2.77%) MongoDB
7 22 (2.54%) Relational Database
8 19 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
9 18 (2.08%) MySQL
9 18 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (1.97%) Oracle Database
11 16 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 13 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
14 12 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
14 12 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (1.27%) RDBMS
16 9 (1.04%) Apache Hive
17 8 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
18 6 (0.69%) HBase
Development Applications
1 22 (2.54%) Jenkins
2 19 (2.20%) Ant
3 16 (1.85%) NUnit
4 14 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (1.50%) Axure RP
5 13 (1.50%) Git (software)
6 12 (1.39%) TeamCity
7 11 (1.27%) JIRA
7 11 (1.27%) Maven
8 10 (1.16%) Log4j
8 10 (1.16%) Talend Open Studio
9 9 (1.04%) Visual Studio
10 8 (0.92%) JUnit
11 7 (0.81%) Eclipse
11 7 (0.81%) Selenium
12 6 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (0.69%) ERwin
12 6 (0.69%) Lombardi
12 6 (0.69%) NetBeans
12 6 (0.69%) Subversion
General
1 221 (25.55%) Finance
2 91 (10.52%) Telecoms
3 86 (9.94%) Retail
4 65 (7.51%) Banking
5 44 (5.09%) Marketing
6 23 (2.66%) Manufacturing
7 18 (2.08%) Advertising
8 14 (1.62%) Games
8 14 (1.62%) Legal
8 14 (1.62%) Publishing
9 13 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (1.39%) Local Government
11 10 (1.16%) Electronics
12 8 (0.92%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.81%) Billing
14 5 (0.58%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.58%) Front Office
15 4 (0.46%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.35%) Back Office
17 2 (0.23%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (14.34%) .NET
2 81 (9.36%) Web Services
3 79 (9.13%) XML
4 75 (8.67%) HTML
5 63 (7.28%) REST
6 58 (6.71%) Middleware
7 57 (6.59%) CSS
8 51 (5.90%) ASP.NET
9 46 (5.32%) J2EE
10 38 (4.39%) HTML5
11 37 (4.28%) SOAP
12 36 (4.16%) AngularJS
13 33 (3.82%) Java EE
14 32 (3.70%) Spring
15 31 (3.58%) jQuery
16 23 (2.66%) ASP.NET MVC
16 23 (2.66%) JMS
17 22 (2.54%) JSON
18 19 (2.20%) Ruby on Rails
19 18 (2.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 115 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
2 99 (11.45%) Data Centre
3 86 (9.94%) Computer Science
4 44 (5.09%) Management Information System
5 42 (4.86%) User Experience
6 39 (4.51%) Enterprise Software
7 33 (3.82%) Smart Meter
8 29 (3.35%) Mobile App
9 21 (2.43%) Streaming Video
10 20 (2.31%) Hybrid Cloud
11 17 (1.97%) Public Cloud
11 17 (1.97%) Xbox
12 16 (1.85%) PlayStation
13 13 (1.50%) Social Media
13 13 (1.50%) Visualisation
14 12 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
14 12 (1.39%) Mathematics
14 12 (1.39%) N-Tier
14 12 (1.39%) Private Cloud
15 11 (1.27%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 82 (9.48%) Windows
2 80 (9.25%) Linux
3 30 (3.47%) Unix
4 24 (2.77%) Android
5 20 (2.31%) Apple iOS
6 19 (2.20%) Windows Server
7 17 (1.97%) Windows Phone
8 9 (1.04%) Windows 8
8 9 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.92%) Windows 10
9 8 (0.92%) Windows 2000 Server
9 8 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.92%) Windows XP
10 6 (0.69%) Solaris
11 5 (0.58%) CentOS
12 3 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.23%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (26.94%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (25.20%) TOGAF
3 157 (18.15%) Enterprise Architecture
4 137 (15.84%) SOA
5 97 (11.21%) Presales
6 89 (10.29%) Translating Business Requirements
7 82 (9.48%) Migration
7 82 (9.48%) Technical Architecture
8 74 (8.55%) Scrum
9 71 (8.21%) Business Intelligence
10 69 (7.98%) Analytics
11 68 (7.86%) ITIL
12 67 (7.75%) Supplier Management
13 64 (7.40%) Continuous Integration
14 63 (7.28%) Mentoring
15 59 (6.82%) Open Source
15 59 (6.82%) UML
16 58 (6.71%) E-Commerce
17 57 (6.59%) CRM
17 57 (6.59%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 238 (27.51%) Java
2 120 (13.87%) JavaScript
3 89 (10.29%) C#
4 82 (9.48%) SQL
5 69 (7.98%) Python
6 40 (4.62%) Perl
7 33 (3.82%) C++
8 32 (3.70%) Scala
9 26 (3.01%) Ruby
10 22 (2.54%) C
10 22 (2.54%) Objective-C
10 22 (2.54%) T-SQL
11 19 (2.20%) PHP
12 13 (1.50%) Bash Shell
13 11 (1.27%) Groovy
14 10 (1.16%) Shell Script
15 9 (1.04%) TypeScript
16 8 (0.92%) PL/SQL
16 8 (0.92%) Tcl
16 8 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 142 (16.42%) Degree
2 34 (3.93%) Security Cleared
3 21 (2.43%) CISSP
4 18 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (1.97%) SC Cleared
6 14 (1.62%) MBA
7 12 (1.39%) CISM
8 11 (1.27%) CCIE
8 11 (1.27%) GIAC
9 10 (1.16%) CCNP
10 8 (0.92%) SANS
11 7 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (0.69%) ISSAP
12 6 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (0.58%) CCDP
13 5 (0.58%) CISA
13 5 (0.58%) MBCS
14 4 (0.46%) CITP
14 4 (0.46%) DV Cleared
15 3 (0.35%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.12%) QA
2 22 (2.54%) Data Quality
3 15 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.27%) COBIT
4 11 (1.27%) PCI DSS
5 10 (1.16%) SLA
6 3 (0.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.23%) ISO 8583
7 2 (0.23%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.12%) DICOM
8 1 (0.12%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (2.20%) Hyper-V
3 13 (1.50%) Active Directory
4 10 (1.16%) vCloud
5 5 (0.58%) HDFS
5 5 (0.58%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.58%) vSphere
6 4 (0.46%) Docker
6 4 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.35%) XenServer
8 2 (0.23%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.12%) KVM
9 1 (0.12%) NFS
9 1 (0.12%) SRDF
9 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.12%) Xen
9 1 (0.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (1.39%) Puppet
2 11 (1.27%) Nagios
3 9 (1.04%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 9 (1.04%) OpenNMS
3 9 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.92%) Ansible
5 5 (0.58%) CA Single Sign-On
6 4 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (0.46%) Mesos
6 4 (0.46%) SCCM
7 3 (0.35%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.35%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.23%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.23%) RSA enVision
8 2 (0.23%) TeamSite
8 2 (0.23%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 1 (0.12%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.12%) EnCase
9 1 (0.12%) StatsD
Vendors
1 123 (14.22%) Microsoft
2 116 (13.41%) Oracle
3 56 (6.47%) SAP
4 55 (6.36%) VMware
5 43 (4.97%) Cisco
6 32 (3.70%) IBM
7 21 (2.43%) Informatica
8 19 (2.20%) TIBCO
9 16 (1.85%) ATG
9 16 (1.85%) HP
10 15 (1.73%) MicroStrategy
11 14 (1.62%) Google
11 14 (1.62%) Juniper
11 14 (1.62%) Pega
11 14 (1.62%) Red Hat
12 12 (1.39%) hybris
12 12 (1.39%) Tableau
13 11 (1.27%) Cognizant
14 10 (1.16%) CheckPoint
14 10 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + Brilliant package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Brilliant Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £67000 per annum + Amazing Benefits Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £75 - £85000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + 13% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits including car
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Option
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £90,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
JM
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £100000.00 - £140000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum bonus , pension, car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: £110,000 per annum Consider contractors approximately 700-800 p/d.
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Marks Sattin
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ninesharp
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum with great benefits and package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Car, PMI, Flexible benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + 15% flex + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: Unspecified Excellent negotiable salary plus variable plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Cloud Business
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago