The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Systems Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Architect
Rank 877 955 972
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Architect 5 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.009% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.009% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 5
Median salary £85,000 £60,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.49% -6.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £54,000 £48,036
10% offered a salary of more than £91,000 £80,000 £81,900
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -23.07%

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
86446 102226 109753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.57% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71817 85217 90858
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Senior Systems Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Systems Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Systems Architect
Salary Trend

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

Senior Systems Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Systems Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Systems Architect over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 within the UK.

Senior Systems Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Systems Architect
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 10 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 +57 5 £85,000 +40.49% 1
London +35 4 £85,000 +25.46%
City of London +21 3 £85,000 +51.11%
Telford - 1 £45,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -

Senior Systems Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Senior Systems 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 Systems Architect in the job title.

1 7 (43.75%) Cisco
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) Degree
3 5 (31.25%) Perl
3 5 (31.25%) DNS
3 5 (31.25%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
4 4 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 4 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (25.00%) HTTP
4 4 (25.00%) SSL
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) Python
4 4 (25.00%) CentOS
4 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) VMware
5 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (18.75%) nginx
5 3 (18.75%) PHP
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) HTTPS
5 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
5 3 (18.75%) Shell Script

Senior Systems 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 3 (18.75%) nginx
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 4 (25.00%) HTTP
2 4 (25.00%) SSL
3 3 (18.75%) HTTPS
4 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (6.25%) 3G
5 1 (6.25%) 4G
5 1 (6.25%) Bluetooth
5 1 (6.25%) DHCP
5 1 (6.25%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) Internet
5 1 (6.25%) IPsec
5 1 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (6.25%) LDAP
5 1 (6.25%) LTE
5 1 (6.25%) MQTT
5 1 (6.25%) SAN
5 1 (6.25%) SNA
5 1 (6.25%) WAN
5 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Aerospike
1 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) ProC
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) X-Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Ajax
2 1 (6.25%) CGI
2 1 (6.25%) Django
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (6.25%) libvirt
2 1 (6.25%) Memcached
2 1 (6.25%) RESTful
2 1 (6.25%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) CentOS
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (12.50%) B2B
5 2 (12.50%) B2C
5 2 (12.50%) Customer Insight
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Case Management
6 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
1 5 (31.25%) Perl
2 4 (25.00%) Python
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) PHP
3 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (12.50%) CCIE
3 2 (12.50%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Corosync
3 1 (6.25%) iptables
3 1 (6.25%) KVM
3 1 (6.25%) QEMU
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
1 1 (6.25%) HAProxy
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Pacemaker
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Salt
1 1 (6.25%) SELinux
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Brocade
3 2 (12.50%) EMC
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Pega
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago