The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technical Architect
Rank 840 819 829
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Architect 95 69 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.061% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.064% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 59 55 69
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £59,500
10% offered a salary of more than £94,000 £95,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £66,250 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -5.35%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115980 107065 119193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.49% 94.69% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 94004 89146 102136
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 16 April 2014 within the UK.

Senior Technical Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Architect
Top 26 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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -21 86 £65,000 - 10
London -38 36 £67,500 +8.00% 4
South East -8 29 £65,000 +1.96% 2
Surrey +5 10 £65,000 +4.00% 2
East of England +4 10 £60,000 -14.28% 1
City of London -7 10 £60,000 -25.00% 1
Birmingham +8 6 £100,000 +48.14%
West Midlands +7 6 £100,000 +77.77%
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £62,500 -
Hertfordshire - 6 £62,500 -
Berkshire -1 5 £65,000 -3.70%
Leatherhead -15 5 £65,000 -
Manchester +1 4 £62,500 -
North West +1 4 £62,500 -
Hackney - 4 - -
Suffolk - 3 £57,500 -
Buckinghamshire -6 2 £92,500 -
Hampshire -15 2 £38,500 -35.83%
Ipswich - 2 £57,500 -
Portsmouth -28 1 £38,500 -35.83%
Slough - 1 £65,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £47,500 -
Fareham - 1 - -
Bedford - 1 £47,500 -
Midlands - 1 £85,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £65,000 -

Senior Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 54 (36.99%) Java
2 44 (30.14%) Web Services
3 42 (28.77%) SOA
3 42 (28.77%) TDD
4 39 (26.71%) REST
5 37 (25.34%) SOAP
6 36 (24.66%) Java EE
7 31 (21.23%) Microsoft
8 30 (20.55%) .NET
8 30 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (20.55%) Big Data
9 29 (19.86%) NoSQL
9 29 (19.86%) UML
10 27 (18.49%) Oracle
11 25 (17.12%) SQL
11 25 (17.12%) Finance
12 23 (15.75%) MVC
13 22 (15.07%) Web Application Development
14 17 (11.64%) ASP.NET
14 17 (11.64%) Windows
15 15 (10.27%) SQL Server
15 15 (10.27%) Technical Architecture
15 15 (10.27%) jQuery
15 15 (10.27%) MongoDB
16 14 (9.59%) Apache Hive
16 14 (9.59%) OSGi
16 14 (9.59%) Apache Pig
16 14 (9.59%) DataPower
16 14 (9.59%) Scala
16 14 (9.59%) Hadoop

Senior Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 14 (9.59%) Apache Pig
2 12 (8.22%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (5.48%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.11%) WebLogic
4 6 (4.11%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.11%) CMS
5 5 (3.42%) Apache
5 5 (3.42%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.74%) Jetty
7 3 (2.05%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.68%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.68%) SAS
8 1 (0.68%) IIS
8 1 (0.68%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.68%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (7.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (6.85%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (5.48%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (2.05%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.68%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.68%) Lawson
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.37%) SaaS
1 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.16%) LAN
1 9 (6.16%) WAN
2 3 (2.05%) Internet
3 2 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (1.37%) HTTP
3 2 (1.37%) SAN
3 2 (1.37%) Intranet
3 2 (1.37%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.55%) Big Data
2 29 (19.86%) NoSQL
3 15 (10.27%) SQL Server
3 15 (10.27%) MongoDB
4 14 (9.59%) Apache Hive
4 14 (9.59%) Hadoop
5 8 (5.48%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.42%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (2.74%) MySQL
8 4 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.05%) QlikView
9 3 (2.05%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.05%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.37%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.05%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.37%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.37%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.37%) Subversion
3 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (17.12%) Finance
2 11 (7.53%) Marketing
3 7 (4.79%) Retail
3 7 (4.79%) Front Office
4 6 (4.11%) Back Office
5 4 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.74%) Banking
5 4 (2.74%) Law
5 4 (2.74%) Legal
5 4 (2.74%) Advertising
6 2 (1.37%) French Language
6 2 (1.37%) German Language
6 2 (1.37%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.37%) Publishing
7 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.68%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (30.14%) Web Services
2 39 (26.71%) REST
3 37 (25.34%) SOAP
4 36 (24.66%) Java EE
5 30 (20.55%) .NET
6 17 (11.64%) ASP.NET
7 15 (10.27%) jQuery
8 14 (9.59%) OSGi
8 14 (9.59%) Apache Camel
8 14 (9.59%) Ajax
9 11 (7.53%) .NET Framework
9 11 (7.53%) J2EE
10 7 (4.79%) Spring
10 7 (4.79%) Hibernate
10 7 (4.79%) Middleware
10 7 (4.79%) XSLT
11 5 (3.42%) Spring MVC
11 5 (3.42%) WCF
11 5 (3.42%) XML
11 5 (3.42%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.59%) DataPower
2 8 (5.48%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (4.11%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.42%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.74%) New Media
5 4 (2.74%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.74%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.37%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.37%) W3C
7 1 (0.68%) Replication
7 1 (0.68%) Equities
7 1 (0.68%) RIA
7 1 (0.68%) DTV
7 1 (0.68%) NHS
7 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.64%) Windows
2 13 (8.90%) Linux
3 9 (6.16%) UNIX
4 7 (4.79%) Solaris
4 7 (4.79%) AIX
5 5 (3.42%) HPUX
6 4 (2.74%) Windows 8
6 4 (2.74%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.05%) Android
7 3 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.05%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (28.77%) SOA
1 42 (28.77%) TDD
2 30 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (19.86%) UML
4 23 (15.75%) MVC
5 22 (15.07%) Web Application Development
6 15 (10.27%) Technical Architecture
7 12 (8.22%) Data Management
7 12 (8.22%) BDD
8 11 (7.53%) Scrum
9 10 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (6.85%) Migration
9 10 (6.85%) Analytics
10 9 (6.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (6.16%) CRM
11 8 (5.48%) Identity Management
12 7 (4.79%) Business Development
12 7 (4.79%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (4.79%) TOGAF
12 7 (4.79%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 54 (36.99%) Java
2 25 (17.12%) SQL
3 14 (9.59%) Scala
3 14 (9.59%) Groovy
3 14 (9.59%) C#
4 3 (2.05%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.05%) Perl
4 3 (2.05%) PHP
4 3 (2.05%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.37%) C
5 2 (1.37%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.68%) Ruby
6 1 (0.68%) Python
6 1 (0.68%) C++
6 1 (0.68%) COBOL
6 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (9.59%) Degree
2 8 (5.48%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.37%) SAP Certification
4 2 (1.37%) CCA
4 2 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (1.37%) CCEA
4 2 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.48%) QA
2 2 (1.37%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.37%) HMG Infosec
2 2 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (6.16%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.74%) vSphere
3 4 (2.74%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.74%) XenApp
3 4 (2.74%) Terminal Services
3 4 (2.74%) Xen
4 2 (1.37%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.37%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 31 (21.23%) Microsoft
2 27 (18.49%) Oracle
3 11 (7.53%) VMware
4 9 (6.16%) Cisco
5 8 (5.48%) HP
5 8 (5.48%) Citrix
6 6 (4.11%) Business Objects
6 6 (4.11%) NetApp
7 5 (3.42%) SAP
8 4 (2.74%) EMC
8 4 (2.74%) Reuters
9 3 (2.05%) Google
9 3 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.05%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (2.05%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.05%) JBoss
10 2 (1.37%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.37%) Sybase
10 2 (1.37%) IBM
10 2 (1.37%) Informatica
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Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Beneifts, Pension
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Posted: 22 days ago
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Posted: 23 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 26 days ago