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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Architect
Rank 563 605 535
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -70
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 405 400 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.36% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.37% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 325 314 445
Median salary £75,000 £75,000 £69,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £93,000 £85,500
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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
94361 106979 116217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.46% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79501 88148 95129
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +38 381 £75,000 - 36
London +10 181 £80,000 +3.22% 23
South East +7 69 £65,000 +4.00% 3
Yorkshire +51 35 £72,500 +16.00% 2
West Yorkshire +49 34 £73,750 +18.00% 2
Berkshire +7 27 £67,500 -
South West +31 24 £72,500 +7.40% 3
Leeds +38 20 £65,000 -7.14% 1
City of London +19 20 £82,500 +10.00% 6
West Midlands -7 19 £72,500 - 2
East Midlands +24 18 £55,000 -8.33%
Surrey +11 17 £65,000 +4.00%
Bradford +29 16 £90,000 +44.00% 1
North West +24 16 £77,500 +6.89% 2
East of England +18 14 £85,000 +25.92% 1
Reading +11 12 £60,000 -4.00%
Swindon - 12 £72,500 -
Wiltshire - 12 £72,500 -
Oxford +2 11 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Oxfordshire -13 11 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Scotland +16 10 £55,000 - 1
Manchester +8 10 £71,250 -5.00% 2
Solihull - 10 £72,500 -
Hampshire +3 9 £77,500 +29.16% 2
Northamptonshire +16 8 £55,000 -8.33%
Cambridgeshire +4 8 £85,000 +13.33% 1
Cambridge +11 7 £85,000 +82.79% 1
Birmingham -15 7 £55,000 -26.66% 2
Cheshire +47 6 £95,000 +137.50%
Edinburgh - 6 £95,000 -

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 262 (30.18%) Agile Software Development
2 254 (29.26%) Finance
3 245 (28.23%) Java
4 197 (22.70%) TOGAF
5 148 (17.05%) Microsoft
6 146 (16.82%) Enterprise Architecture
7 139 (16.01%) .NET
8 138 (15.90%) Degree
9 135 (15.55%) Oracle
10 131 (15.09%) JavaScript
11 130 (14.98%) SOA
12 117 (13.48%) Presales
13 104 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
14 101 (11.64%) Migration
15 100 (11.52%) C#
16 96 (11.06%) Retail
17 94 (10.83%) Telecoms
17 94 (10.83%) Translating Business Requirements
18 91 (10.48%) SQL
19 89 (10.25%) Amazon AWS
19 89 (10.25%) Data Centre
20 87 (10.02%) Scrum
21 85 (9.79%) HTML
22 83 (9.56%) Computer Science
23 82 (9.45%) Linux
24 81 (9.33%) Web Services
24 81 (9.33%) Microsoft Azure
25 79 (9.10%) ITIL
26 78 (8.99%) Windows
26 78 (8.99%) 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 39 (4.49%) WebSphere
2 35 (4.03%) WebLogic
3 28 (3.23%) JBoss
4 22 (2.53%) Apache Spark
5 21 (2.42%) SharePoint
6 16 (1.84%) Tomcat
7 13 (1.50%) Apache
8 12 (1.38%) IIS
9 10 (1.15%) ATG Dynamo
9 10 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (0.92%) Apache Pig
12 7 (0.81%) CMS
12 7 (0.81%) Confluence
12 7 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 7 (0.81%) Smallworld
13 6 (0.69%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.58%) LiveLink
14 5 (0.58%) Mule
15 4 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 57 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.50%) MS Visio
3 11 (1.27%) MS Office
4 10 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.69%) SPSS
6 5 (0.58%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.35%) MS Project
8 2 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.23%) InVision
8 2 (0.23%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.12%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 25 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.50%) SAP IS-U
3 12 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.92%) Oracle Financials
4 8 (0.92%) Oracle Retail
4 8 (0.92%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 8 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.35%) Apache OFBiz
6 3 (0.35%) RMDS
7 2 (0.23%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 2 (0.23%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.12%) Cerner Millennium
8 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 89 (10.25%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (9.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (5.99%) SaaS
4 51 (5.88%) PaaS
5 45 (5.18%) IaaS
6 25 (2.88%) Office 365
7 20 (2.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 15 (1.73%) Google Cloud Platform
9 11 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (1.04%) Force.com
11 8 (0.92%) Amazon S3
12 7 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (0.58%) Heroku
14 3 (0.35%) OpenShift
15 2 (0.23%) FinancialForce.com
15 2 (0.23%) SoftLayer
16 1 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 1 (0.12%) OneDrive
16 1 (0.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 40 (4.61%) Firewall
2 28 (3.23%) WAN
3 24 (2.76%) Internet
3 24 (2.76%) TCP/IP
4 22 (2.53%) OSPF
5 20 (2.30%) DNS
5 20 (2.30%) MPLS
6 17 (1.96%) LAN
6 17 (1.96%) Network Security
7 16 (1.84%) Diameter Protocol
8 13 (1.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (1.38%) BGP
10 11 (1.27%) SNMP
10 11 (1.27%) VPN
10 11 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (1.15%) HTTP
12 9 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (0.92%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (0.92%) DHCP
13 8 (0.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (8.99%) SQL Server
2 71 (8.18%) Big Data
3 56 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
4 41 (4.72%) NoSQL
5 36 (4.15%) Hadoop
5 36 (4.15%) MySQL
6 26 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
7 25 (2.88%) MongoDB
8 23 (2.65%) Oracle Database
9 22 (2.53%) Relational Database
10 15 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
11 14 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (1.38%) Apache Hive
12 12 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (1.15%) HBase
14 9 (1.04%) RDBMS
15 8 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
16 7 (0.81%) Azure SQL Database
16 7 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 33 (3.80%) Jenkins
2 23 (2.65%) Ant
3 17 (1.96%) Subversion
4 15 (1.73%) Git (software)
4 15 (1.73%) NUnit
4 15 (1.73%) TeamCity
5 12 (1.38%) Talend Open Studio
6 11 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (1.27%) Axure RP
6 11 (1.27%) JIRA
7 10 (1.15%) Log4j
8 8 (0.92%) Eclipse
9 7 (0.81%) Maven
9 7 (0.81%) Selenium
9 7 (0.81%) SonarQube
9 7 (0.81%) Visual Studio
10 6 (0.69%) Cucumber
10 6 (0.69%) ERwin
10 6 (0.69%) JUnit
10 6 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 254 (29.26%) Finance
2 96 (11.06%) Retail
3 94 (10.83%) Telecoms
4 60 (6.91%) Banking
5 38 (4.38%) Marketing
6 21 (2.42%) Manufacturing
7 20 (2.30%) Advertising
8 16 (1.84%) Local Government
9 13 (1.50%) Legal
10 12 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (1.04%) Billing
11 9 (1.04%) Electronics
11 9 (1.04%) Games
11 9 (1.04%) Publishing
12 8 (0.92%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.81%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.58%) Front Office
15 4 (0.46%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.35%) Back Office
17 2 (0.23%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (16.01%) .NET
2 85 (9.79%) HTML
3 81 (9.33%) Web Services
4 77 (8.87%) REST
5 61 (7.03%) XML
6 60 (6.91%) Middleware
7 53 (6.11%) ASP.NET
8 48 (5.53%) CSS
8 48 (5.53%) HTML5
9 47 (5.41%) AngularJS
10 45 (5.18%) SOAP
11 38 (4.38%) J2EE
12 37 (4.26%) Java EE
13 35 (4.03%) Spring
14 33 (3.80%) jQuery
15 24 (2.76%) ASP.NET MVC
15 24 (2.76%) JSON
16 23 (2.65%) .NET Framework
16 23 (2.65%) JMS
17 22 (2.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 104 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (10.25%) Data Centre
3 83 (9.56%) Computer Science
4 51 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 49 (5.65%) User Experience
6 43 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
7 28 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
8 25 (2.88%) Smart Meter
9 24 (2.76%) Mobile App
10 21 (2.42%) Private Cloud
11 19 (2.19%) Streaming Video
12 15 (1.73%) Xbox
13 14 (1.61%) PlayStation
13 14 (1.61%) Public Cloud
13 14 (1.61%) Visualisation
14 13 (1.50%) Social Media
15 11 (1.27%) Algorithms
16 9 (1.04%) Cloud Native
16 9 (1.04%) Mathematics
16 9 (1.04%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 82 (9.45%) Linux
2 78 (8.99%) Windows
3 37 (4.26%) Unix
4 22 (2.53%) Android
5 21 (2.42%) Apple iOS
6 15 (1.73%) Windows Phone
7 12 (1.38%) Windows Server
8 9 (1.04%) Windows 8
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 Server 2012
9 8 (0.92%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.58%) CentOS
11 4 (0.46%) Solaris
12 3 (0.35%) AIX
12 3 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.23%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (30.18%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (22.70%) TOGAF
3 146 (16.82%) Enterprise Architecture
4 130 (14.98%) SOA
5 117 (13.48%) Presales
6 101 (11.64%) Migration
7 94 (10.83%) Translating Business Requirements
8 87 (10.02%) Scrum
9 79 (9.10%) ITIL
10 76 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 73 (8.41%) Technical Architecture
12 72 (8.29%) CRM
13 70 (8.06%) Mentoring
13 70 (8.06%) Open Source
14 66 (7.60%) UML
15 64 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
16 63 (7.26%) Supplier Management
17 60 (6.91%) Analytics
18 56 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
19 55 (6.34%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 245 (28.23%) Java
2 131 (15.09%) JavaScript
3 100 (11.52%) C#
4 91 (10.48%) SQL
5 75 (8.64%) Python
6 42 (4.84%) Perl
7 34 (3.92%) Scala
8 29 (3.34%) C++
9 26 (3.00%) Ruby
10 25 (2.88%) PHP
11 22 (2.53%) C
12 20 (2.30%) Objective-C
13 18 (2.07%) PL/SQL
14 14 (1.61%) Shell Script
14 14 (1.61%) T-SQL
15 12 (1.38%) Bash Shell
15 12 (1.38%) TypeScript
16 11 (1.27%) Groovy
17 8 (0.92%) Tcl
18 7 (0.81%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 138 (15.90%) Degree
2 55 (6.34%) Security Cleared
3 19 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (2.19%) SC Cleared
4 18 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (1.96%) CISSP
6 11 (1.27%) CCIE
6 11 (1.27%) CISM
7 9 (1.04%) MBA
8 8 (0.92%) CCNP
9 7 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (0.69%) GIAC
11 5 (0.58%) CCDP
11 5 (0.58%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.58%) ISEB
11 5 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.58%) SANS
12 4 (0.46%) CISA
12 4 (0.46%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.03%) QA
2 22 (2.53%) Data Quality
3 12 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.27%) COBIT
5 8 (0.92%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.81%) SLA
7 5 (0.58%) ISO 8583
7 5 (0.58%) ISO20022
8 2 (0.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.23%) SEPA
9 1 (0.12%) DICOM
9 1 (0.12%) GPG13
9 1 (0.12%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 40 (4.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (2.53%) Hyper-V
3 13 (1.50%) Active Directory
4 9 (1.04%) Docker
4 9 (1.04%) vCloud
5 8 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (0.69%) HDFS
7 5 (0.58%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.58%) vSphere
8 4 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.46%) XenServer
9 3 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.23%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.23%) XenApp
11 1 (0.12%) NFS
11 1 (0.12%) SRDF
11 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.12%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.12%) Xen
11 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (2.30%) Puppet
2 16 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.50%) Nagios
4 9 (1.04%) Ansible
4 9 (1.04%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 9 (1.04%) OpenNMS
5 4 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
5 4 (0.46%) Mesos
6 3 (0.35%) CA Single Sign-On
6 3 (0.35%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (0.35%) SCCM
6 3 (0.35%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.23%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.23%) Cacti
7 2 (0.23%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.23%) RSA enVision
7 2 (0.23%) TeamSite
7 2 (0.23%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 2 (0.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 148 (17.05%) Microsoft
2 135 (15.55%) Oracle
3 53 (6.11%) VMware
4 46 (5.30%) Cisco
5 45 (5.18%) SAP
6 29 (3.34%) IBM
7 23 (2.65%) ATG
8 20 (2.30%) Google
9 19 (2.19%) Juniper
10 17 (1.96%) Informatica
10 17 (1.96%) MicroStrategy
11 16 (1.84%) HP
11 16 (1.84%) Red Hat
12 15 (1.73%) Tableau
13 14 (1.61%) TIBCO
14 12 (1.38%) Capita
14 12 (1.38%) Talend
15 11 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
16 10 (1.15%) CheckPoint
16 10 (1.15%) Cognizant
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + PENSION, HEALTH, CAR ALLOWANCE
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Dynamic Nation
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Greenock, Renfrewshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London, United Kingdom
Wipro
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 70000 - 75000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 70000 - 75000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 70000 - 75000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 70000 - 75000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 70000 - 75000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London, United Kingdom
Wipro
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £145000 - £160000 per annum + Benefits, Healthcare & Pension.
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Empiric.com
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London, United Kingdom
Wipro
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £58,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Very Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £85000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dynamic Nation
Posted: 13 days ago