The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Technical Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technical Architect
Rank 875 889 804
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -85
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Architect 40 43 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.037% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.039% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 36 38 59
Average salary £80,000 £65,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.13% -2.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,250 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 £57,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+34.78% -14.81%

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
103370 110694 102634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.33% 94.52% 94.35%
Number of salaries quoted 85496 90365 85012
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Technical Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Technical Architect
Salary Trend

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

Senior Technical Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Technical Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Technical Architect over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 within the UK.

Senior Technical Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Architect
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +24 31 £80,000 +22.13% 1
London +35 19 £80,000 - 1
East of England +9 4 £60,000 -9.09%
South East 0 4 £57,500 -11.53%
Surrey - 4 £57,500 -
Hertfordshire +2 3 £60,000 -9.09%
Guildford - 3 £57,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £60,000 -
City of London +36 2 £75,000 +25.00%
West Midlands +1 2 £85,000 +112.50%
North West 0 2 £85,000 +54.54%
Birmingham -2 2 £85,000 +21.42%
Manchester - 2 £85,000 -
Essex - 1 £77,500 -

Senior Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Technical Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Technical Architect in their job title.

1 27 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (27.96%) Java
3 21 (22.58%) Oracle
3 21 (22.58%) Mentoring
4 20 (21.51%) Cisco
4 20 (21.51%) Firewall
5 19 (20.43%) Scrum
6 18 (19.35%) SOA
6 18 (19.35%) Enterprise Architecture
7 17 (18.28%) Analytics
7 17 (18.28%) .NET
8 16 (17.20%) C#
8 16 (17.20%) Microsoft
9 15 (16.13%) Windows
9 15 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (15.05%) Web Services
10 14 (15.05%) VMware
10 14 (15.05%) TOGAF
11 13 (13.98%) WAN
12 12 (12.90%) LAN
12 12 (12.90%) Citrix
12 12 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (12.90%) Hyper-V
12 12 (12.90%) Degree
13 11 (11.83%) VCDX
13 11 (11.83%) vSphere
13 11 (11.83%) VCAP
13 11 (11.83%) vCloud
13 11 (11.83%) Continuous Delivery
13 11 (11.83%) Active Directory

Senior Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Technical Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (8.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.30%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.23%) SAS
4 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.23%) Lync
5 2 (2.15%) Drupal
5 2 (2.15%) IIS
6 1 (1.08%) JBoss
6 1 (1.08%) Apache
6 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.08%) Mule
Applications
1 9 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.23%) SPSS
3 1 (1.08%) MS Office
3 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (8.60%) WebTrends
1 8 (8.60%) Magento
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.08%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.23%) Office 365
3 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.51%) Firewall
2 13 (13.98%) WAN
3 12 (12.90%) LAN
4 9 (9.68%) SAN
5 8 (8.60%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (8.60%) Unified Communications
5 8 (8.60%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (6.45%) Internet
7 2 (2.15%) MPLS
7 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.08%) VPN
8 1 (1.08%) DNS
8 1 (1.08%) SSL
8 1 (1.08%) IPv4
8 1 (1.08%) IPv6
8 1 (1.08%) HTTP
8 1 (1.08%) NAS
8 1 (1.08%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.08%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.68%) Big Data
2 7 (7.53%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.45%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (3.23%) Spotfire
5 3 (3.23%) QlikView
5 3 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (6.45%) ReSharper
2 4 (4.30%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.23%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.15%) SonarQube
4 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.15%) Selenium
4 2 (2.15%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.15%) Rational Rose
4 2 (2.15%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.15%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.08%) NUnit
5 1 (1.08%) Subversion
5 1 (1.08%) Maven
5 1 (1.08%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.08%) Ant
General
1 8 (8.60%) Banking
2 6 (6.45%) Retail
3 5 (5.38%) Finance
4 2 (2.15%) Marketing
5 1 (1.08%) Back Office
5 1 (1.08%) Electronics
5 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.08%) Advertising
5 1 (1.08%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.28%) .NET
2 14 (15.05%) Web Services
3 6 (6.45%) Middleware
3 6 (6.45%) RESTful
3 6 (6.45%) KnockoutJS
3 6 (6.45%) AngularJS
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (4.30%) J2EE
5 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.23%) CSS
5 3 (3.23%) XML
5 3 (3.23%) Silverlight
6 2 (2.15%) Django
6 2 (2.15%) jQuery
6 2 (2.15%) WCF
6 2 (2.15%) WPF
6 2 (2.15%) LAMP
6 2 (2.15%) Ajax
6 2 (2.15%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (2.15%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.68%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.45%) User Experience
3 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.23%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.15%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.15%) Tandem
5 2 (2.15%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.15%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.08%) Clustering
6 1 (1.08%) DTV
6 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.13%) Windows
2 4 (4.30%) Linux
3 3 (3.23%) UNIX
4 2 (2.15%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (22.58%) Mentoring
3 19 (20.43%) Scrum
4 18 (19.35%) Enterprise Architecture
4 18 (19.35%) SOA
5 17 (18.28%) Analytics
6 14 (15.05%) TOGAF
7 11 (11.83%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (10.75%) Open Source
8 10 (10.75%) Network Architecture
8 10 (10.75%) Network Design
8 10 (10.75%) Business Analysis
9 9 (9.68%) Project Management
9 9 (9.68%) ITIL
9 9 (9.68%) E-Commerce
9 9 (9.68%) Data Modelling
10 8 (8.60%) TDD
10 8 (8.60%) Waterfall
10 8 (8.60%) Software Delivery
11 7 (7.53%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 26 (27.96%) Java
2 16 (17.20%) C#
3 11 (11.83%) SQL
4 10 (10.75%) Python
5 9 (9.68%) Ruby
5 9 (9.68%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.23%) VB
6 3 (3.23%) R
7 2 (2.15%) JCL
7 2 (2.15%) C++
7 2 (2.15%) COBOL
8 1 (1.08%) Perl
8 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.08%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) Degree
2 11 (11.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (11.83%) VCDX
2 11 (11.83%) VCAP
3 10 (10.75%) SC Cleared
3 10 (10.75%) Security Cleared
4 8 (8.60%) CCNA
4 8 (8.60%) CCDP
4 8 (8.60%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.23%) MCITP
5 3 (3.23%) VTSP
6 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (12.90%) Hyper-V
2 11 (11.83%) vSphere
2 11 (11.83%) Active Directory
2 11 (11.83%) vCloud
3 8 (8.60%) NDS
4 2 (2.15%) Varnish
5 1 (1.08%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Puppet
1 2 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.15%) CA LISA
2 1 (1.08%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (22.58%) Oracle
2 20 (21.51%) Cisco
3 16 (17.20%) Microsoft
4 14 (15.05%) VMware
5 12 (12.90%) Citrix
6 10 (10.75%) Juniper
7 9 (9.68%) hybris
7 9 (9.68%) ATG
8 8 (8.60%) Adobe
9 6 (6.45%) IBM
10 4 (4.30%) SAP
10 4 (4.30%) Red Hat
11 3 (3.23%) Informatica
11 3 (3.23%) Tableau
12 2 (2.15%) Pega
12 2 (2.15%) Coverity
12 2 (2.15%) HP
12 2 (2.15%) CA
12 2 (2.15%) AppDynamics
13 1 (1.08%) Demandware
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