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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technical Architect
Rank 835 845 813
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Architect 48 62 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.053% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.056% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 47 39 56
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £54,500
10% offered a salary of more than £102,800 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Senior Technical Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Architect
Top 22 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 22 May 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 +18 40 £62,500 -3.84% 13
London +36 19 £89,750 +38.07% 5
East of England +21 11 £60,000 +2.12% 1
Hertfordshire +5 10 £60,000 -4.00%
Hemel Hempstead -6 10 £60,000 -4.00%
South East -3 7 £62,500 -3.84% 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £65,000 -
City of London +34 2 £98,000 +63.33%
Surrey +13 2 £67,500 +3.84% 1
Middlesex - 2 £62,500 -
West Yorkshire +20 1 £50,000 -
Bath +18 1 £47,500 -13.63%
Somerset +14 1 £47,500 -13.63%
Yorkshire +8 1 £50,000 -
South West -10 1 £47,500 -13.63%
West Midlands -11 1 £65,000 -35.00% 2
Staffordshire - 1 £65,000 -
Bradford - 1 £50,000 -
Guildford - 1 £57,500 -
Banbury - 1 £67,500 -
Oxford - 1 £65,000 -
Essex - 1 £77,500 - 1

Senior Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 42 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (35.16%) Scrum
3 28 (30.77%) .NET
4 27 (29.67%) Java
5 26 (28.57%) Analytics
6 25 (27.47%) C#
7 23 (25.27%) Microsoft
8 21 (23.08%) Big Data
9 20 (21.98%) Cisco
9 20 (21.98%) Web Services
10 19 (20.88%) MS Excel
10 19 (20.88%) Oracle
10 19 (20.88%) Continuous Delivery
11 18 (19.78%) Amazon AWS
11 18 (19.78%) JavaScript
11 18 (19.78%) SQL
12 17 (18.68%) E-Commerce
12 17 (18.68%) TDD
13 16 (17.58%) NoSQL
13 16 (17.58%) Firewall
14 15 (16.48%) Internet
14 15 (16.48%) BDD
14 15 (16.48%) Feature Driven Development
14 15 (16.48%) KnockoutJS
14 15 (16.48%) CQRS
14 15 (16.48%) Domain-Driven Design
14 15 (16.48%) RESTful
14 15 (16.48%) ReSharper
14 15 (16.48%) Refactoring
14 15 (16.48%) Kanban

Senior Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (6.59%) SAS
2 5 (5.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.30%) Lync
4 3 (3.30%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.20%) Drupal
6 1 (1.10%) Mule
6 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.10%) JBoss
6 1 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (20.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.59%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Magento
1 5 (5.49%) WebTrends
2 4 (4.40%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (19.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.10%) Office 365
3 1 (1.10%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.58%) Firewall
2 15 (16.48%) Internet
3 13 (14.29%) LAN
3 13 (14.29%) WAN
4 7 (7.69%) Unified Communications
4 7 (7.69%) SAN
5 6 (6.59%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (6.59%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (3.30%) MPLS
7 2 (2.20%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.10%) xDSL
8 1 (1.10%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.10%) ATM
8 1 (1.10%) SDH
8 1 (1.10%) VoIP
8 1 (1.10%) WLAN
8 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.10%) VPN
8 1 (1.10%) DHCP
8 1 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.08%) Big Data
2 16 (17.58%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.59%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (6.59%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.59%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (6.59%) Spotfire
4 6 (6.59%) QlikView
4 6 (6.59%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.10%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (16.48%) ReSharper
2 6 (6.59%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.49%) ClearCase
4 4 (4.40%) Rational Rose
4 4 (4.40%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.30%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.30%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.20%) SonarQube
6 2 (2.20%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.20%) Selenium
7 1 (1.10%) JIRA
7 1 (1.10%) Maven
7 1 (1.10%) Subversion
7 1 (1.10%) Ant
7 1 (1.10%) Bugzilla
General
1 6 (6.59%) Finance
2 5 (5.49%) Banking
3 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.20%) Retail
3 2 (2.20%) Marketing
4 1 (1.10%) Legal
4 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.10%) Advertising
4 1 (1.10%) Back Office
4 1 (1.10%) Electronics
4 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (30.77%) .NET
2 20 (21.98%) Web Services
3 15 (16.48%) KnockoutJS
3 15 (16.48%) RESTful
3 15 (16.48%) AngularJS
4 7 (7.69%) J2EE
5 5 (5.49%) Middleware
6 4 (4.40%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (3.30%) Ajax
7 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.30%) CSS
8 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.20%) JMS
8 2 (2.20%) SOAP
8 2 (2.20%) HTML
8 2 (2.20%) XML
8 2 (2.20%) REST
8 2 (2.20%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (2.20%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (2.20%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.48%) User Experience
2 9 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.69%) Open Source
4 6 (6.59%) Data Integration
5 4 (4.40%) Mainframe
5 4 (4.40%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.40%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.20%) Tandem
6 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.10%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.89%) Windows
2 4 (4.40%) UNIX
2 4 (4.40%) Linux
3 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.20%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.10%) CentOS
5 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (35.16%) Scrum
3 26 (28.57%) Analytics
4 19 (20.88%) Continuous Delivery
5 17 (18.68%) E-Commerce
5 17 (18.68%) TDD
6 15 (16.48%) BDD
6 15 (16.48%) Feature Driven Development
6 15 (16.48%) CQRS
6 15 (16.48%) Domain-Driven Design
6 15 (16.48%) Refactoring
6 15 (16.48%) Kanban
6 15 (16.48%) Line Management
7 13 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 13 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
8 11 (12.09%) Network Design
8 11 (12.09%) Software Delivery
9 10 (10.99%) Network Architecture
9 10 (10.99%) Waterfall
9 10 (10.99%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (29.67%) Java
2 25 (27.47%) C#
3 18 (19.78%) JavaScript
3 18 (19.78%) SQL
4 12 (13.19%) Ruby
5 11 (12.09%) Python
6 6 (6.59%) R
7 4 (4.40%) JCL
7 4 (4.40%) VB
7 4 (4.40%) C++
7 4 (4.40%) COBOL
8 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (14.29%) Degree
2 10 (10.99%) SC Cleared
2 10 (10.99%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.59%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.59%) CCNA
3 6 (6.59%) CCDP
4 2 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.10%) MCITP
5 1 (1.10%) VTSP
5 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.89%) QA
2 2 (2.20%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.59%) NDS
2 4 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.30%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.20%) Varnish
4 2 (2.20%) XenApp
4 2 (2.20%) vSphere
5 1 (1.10%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.20%) CA LISA
2 2 (2.20%) Puppet
3 1 (1.10%) yum
Vendors
1 23 (25.27%) Microsoft
2 20 (21.98%) Cisco
3 19 (20.88%) Oracle
4 10 (10.99%) Juniper
5 7 (7.69%) SAP
5 7 (7.69%) VMware
6 6 (6.59%) Informatica
6 6 (6.59%) ATG
6 6 (6.59%) Business Objects
6 6 (6.59%) Tableau
6 6 (6.59%) hybris
7 5 (5.49%) Adobe
8 3 (3.30%) HP
8 3 (3.30%) IBM
9 2 (2.20%) AppDynamics
9 2 (2.20%) CA
9 2 (2.20%) Citrix
9 2 (2.20%) Coverity
9 2 (2.20%) Pega
9 2 (2.20%) Brocade
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