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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technical Architect
Rank 859 903 802
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -101
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Architect 43 35 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.030% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.031% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 38 31 55
Average salary £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £95,000 £92,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £57,500 £63,750
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -9.80%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
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 £27,000 £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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

Senior Technical Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Architect
Top 18 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 3 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 +23 33 £81,250 +20.37% 10
London +21 17 £110,000 +46.66% 6
East of England - 7 £60,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 6 £60,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £60,000 -
South East +10 4 £66,250 -1.85%
West Midlands -9 3 £85,000 +112.50% 1
City of London +32 2 £75,000 +3.44% 2
Surrey +11 2 £67,500 -3.57%
Oxfordshire +7 2 £66,250 +8.16%
North West -3 2 £85,000 +54.54% 1
Birmingham - 2 £85,000 - 1
Manchester - 2 £85,000 - 1
Oxford - 1 £65,000 -
Essex - 1 £77,500 -
Guildford - 1 £57,500 -
Banbury - 1 £67,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £65,000 -

Senior Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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 35 (37.63%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (30.11%) Java
3 26 (27.96%) Scrum
4 23 (24.73%) Oracle
5 22 (23.66%) Analytics
6 21 (22.58%) .NET
7 20 (21.51%) C#
7 20 (21.51%) Cisco
7 20 (21.51%) Mentoring
8 19 (20.43%) Firewall
9 17 (18.28%) Microsoft
10 16 (17.20%) Web Services
11 15 (16.13%) Degree
12 14 (15.05%) Enterprise Architecture
12 14 (15.05%) Amazon AWS
12 14 (15.05%) Big Data
12 14 (15.05%) Continuous Delivery
13 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
13 13 (13.98%) JavaScript
13 13 (13.98%) SQL
13 13 (13.98%) SOA
14 12 (12.90%) VMware
14 12 (12.90%) LAN
14 12 (12.90%) WAN
14 12 (12.90%) Windows
14 12 (12.90%) Ruby
14 12 (12.90%) TOGAF
15 11 (11.83%) TDD
15 11 (11.83%) Python
15 11 (11.83%) E-Commerce

Senior Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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%) SAS
3 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.15%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.15%) Drupal
4 2 (2.15%) Lync
5 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.08%) Mule
5 1 (1.08%) IIS
5 1 (1.08%) JBoss
5 1 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.38%) SPSS
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 14 (15.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.08%) Office 365
3 1 (1.08%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.43%) Firewall
2 12 (12.90%) LAN
2 12 (12.90%) WAN
3 9 (9.68%) Internet
3 9 (9.68%) Unified Communications
4 8 (8.60%) SAN
4 8 (8.60%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (8.60%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.15%) MPLS
5 2 (2.15%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.08%) DHCP
6 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.05%) Big Data
2 10 (10.75%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.45%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (5.38%) Spotfire
4 5 (5.38%) QlikView
4 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.38%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (5.38%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.08%) MySQL
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (9.68%) ReSharper
2 4 (4.30%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.23%) ClearCase
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%) Rational Rose
4 2 (2.15%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.15%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.15%) Selenium
4 2 (2.15%) Subversion
5 1 (1.08%) Maven
5 1 (1.08%) JIRA
5 1 (1.08%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.08%) NUnit
5 1 (1.08%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.08%) Ant
General
1 8 (8.60%) Banking
2 5 (5.38%) Finance
3 2 (2.15%) Retail
3 2 (2.15%) Marketing
4 1 (1.08%) Back Office
4 1 (1.08%) Electronics
4 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.08%) Legal
4 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.08%) Advertising
4 1 (1.08%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.58%) .NET
2 16 (17.20%) Web Services
3 9 (9.68%) RESTful
3 9 (9.68%) KnockoutJS
3 9 (9.68%) AngularJS
4 6 (6.45%) Middleware
5 5 (5.38%) J2EE
6 4 (4.30%) CSS
6 4 (4.30%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (3.23%) Silverlight
7 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.23%) XML
7 3 (3.23%) Ajax
8 2 (2.15%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (2.15%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.15%) LAMP
8 2 (2.15%) JMS
8 2 (2.15%) Django
8 2 (2.15%) jQuery
8 2 (2.15%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.68%) User Experience
1 9 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.60%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.38%) Data Integration
4 4 (4.30%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.15%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.15%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.15%) Tandem
5 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.08%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.08%) DTV
6 1 (1.08%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.90%) Windows
2 3 (3.23%) Linux
3 2 (2.15%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.15%) UNIX
4 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (37.63%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (27.96%) Scrum
3 22 (23.66%) Analytics
4 20 (21.51%) Mentoring
5 14 (15.05%) Continuous Delivery
5 14 (15.05%) Enterprise Architecture
6 13 (13.98%) SOA
7 12 (12.90%) TOGAF
8 11 (11.83%) TDD
8 11 (11.83%) E-Commerce
9 10 (10.75%) Network Design
9 10 (10.75%) Business Analysis
9 10 (10.75%) Kanban
9 10 (10.75%) Open Source
9 10 (10.75%) Network Architecture
9 10 (10.75%) Waterfall
9 10 (10.75%) Software Delivery
10 9 (9.68%) Line Management
10 9 (9.68%) CQRS
10 9 (9.68%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (30.11%) Java
2 20 (21.51%) C#
3 13 (13.98%) JavaScript
3 13 (13.98%) SQL
4 12 (12.90%) Ruby
5 11 (11.83%) Python
6 5 (5.38%) R
7 3 (3.23%) VB
8 2 (2.15%) C++
8 2 (2.15%) COBOL
8 2 (2.15%) JCL
9 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (16.13%) Degree
2 10 (10.75%) SC Cleared
2 10 (10.75%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.60%) VCDX
3 8 (8.60%) VCAP
3 8 (8.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (8.60%) CCNA
3 8 (8.60%) CCDP
3 8 (8.60%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.08%) MCITP
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.08%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.60%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (10.75%) Hyper-V
2 9 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.68%) vSphere
3 8 (8.60%) NDS
3 8 (8.60%) vCloud
4 2 (2.15%) Varnish
4 2 (2.15%) XenApp
5 1 (1.08%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.08%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.15%) CA LISA
2 2 (2.15%) Puppet
3 1 (1.08%) yum
Vendors
1 23 (24.73%) Oracle
2 20 (21.51%) Cisco
3 17 (18.28%) Microsoft
4 12 (12.90%) VMware
5 10 (10.75%) Citrix
5 10 (10.75%) Juniper
6 9 (9.68%) ATG
6 9 (9.68%) hybris
7 8 (8.60%) Adobe
8 6 (6.45%) IBM
8 6 (6.45%) SAP
9 5 (5.38%) Tableau
9 5 (5.38%) Business Objects
9 5 (5.38%) Informatica
10 3 (3.23%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.15%) CA
11 2 (2.15%) HP
11 2 (2.15%) Pega
11 2 (2.15%) Coverity
11 2 (2.15%) AppDynamics
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