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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Architect
Rank 902 951 971
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Architect 12 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.010% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.010% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 9
Median salary £50,000 £77,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.48% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £59,250 £59,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% -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
94249 105728 111501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.37% 96.20% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 79336 87614 89975
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 August 2016 within the UK.

Senior Systems Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Systems Architect
Top 15 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 24 August 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 +62 12 £50,000 -35.48% 1
South East +33 8 £48,750 -20.40%
Hampshire +1 4 £47,500 -17.39%
Southampton - 4 £47,500 -
Surrey +28 3 £60,000 -7.69%
Redhill - 3 £60,000 -
London +36 2 £55,000 -31.25% 1
East Midlands +12 1 - -
Northamptonshire +6 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Kettering - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

Senior Systems Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 19 (73.08%) Linux
2 14 (53.85%) Unix
2 14 (53.85%) Java
3 13 (50.00%) C
4 12 (46.15%) C++
5 11 (42.31%) Functional Testing
6 10 (38.46%) C#
6 10 (38.46%) Software Engineering
7 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (26.92%) Perl
7 7 (26.92%) Cisco
8 6 (23.08%) Python
9 5 (19.23%) SQL
9 5 (19.23%) PHP
9 5 (19.23%) Oracle
9 5 (19.23%) DNS
9 5 (19.23%) Degree
9 5 (19.23%) nginx
9 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
10 4 (15.38%) Network Architecture
10 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
10 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (15.38%) CentOS
10 4 (15.38%) HTTP
10 4 (15.38%) SSL
10 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (15.38%) Web Services
10 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
10 4 (15.38%) HTML
11 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL

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 5 (19.23%) nginx
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
2 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) HTTP
2 4 (15.38%) SSL
3 3 (11.54%) HTTPS
4 2 (7.69%) Firewall
5 1 (3.85%) 3G
5 1 (3.85%) 4G
5 1 (3.85%) Bluetooth
5 1 (3.85%) DHCP
5 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.85%) Internet
5 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.85%) IPsec
5 1 (3.85%) LAN
5 1 (3.85%) LDAP
5 1 (3.85%) SAN
5 1 (3.85%) SNA
5 1 (3.85%) WAN
5 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (7.69%) Aerospike
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.54%) ProC
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) HTML
1 4 (15.38%) Web Services
2 3 (11.54%) Django
2 3 (11.54%) jQuery
2 3 (11.54%) Memcached
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) Ajax
3 1 (3.85%) CGI
3 1 (3.85%) HTML5
3 1 (3.85%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (3.85%) JSON
3 1 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (3.85%) libvirt
3 1 (3.85%) RESTful
3 1 (3.85%) SOAP
3 1 (3.85%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Linux
2 14 (53.85%) Unix
3 4 (15.38%) CentOS
4 3 (11.54%) AIX
4 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (7.69%) Windows
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Functional Testing
2 10 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Network Architecture
4 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
5 3 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) SDLC
5 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.85%) B2B
6 1 (3.85%) B2C
6 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL
6 1 (3.85%) Network Design
6 1 (3.85%) OO
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) UML
6 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Java
2 13 (50.00%) C
3 12 (46.15%) C++
4 10 (38.46%) C#
5 7 (26.92%) Perl
6 6 (23.08%) Python
7 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
7 5 (19.23%) PHP
7 5 (19.23%) SQL
8 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
9 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
9 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
10 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
10 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.69%) CCIE
3 2 (7.69%) CCNA
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) MCSA
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) XenApp
3 1 (3.85%) Corosync
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) iptables
3 1 (3.85%) KVM
3 1 (3.85%) QEMU
3 1 (3.85%) vSphere
3 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
1 1 (3.85%) HAProxy
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.85%) Pacemaker
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
1 1 (3.85%) Salt
1 1 (3.85%) SELinux
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Cisco
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 2 (7.69%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) Brocade
5 1 (3.85%) Dell
5 1 (3.85%) EMC
5 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.85%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Pega
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