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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Architect
Rank 860 909 878
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Architect 74 41 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.038% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.040% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 46 37 40
Average salary £67,500 £72,500 £66,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.89% +9.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £54,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £80,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £63,250 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+1.20% -3.84%

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
97472 102743 99324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81850 85177 79938
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016 within the UK.

Senior Technical Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Architect
Top 27 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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +37 68 £67,500 -12.90% 16
London +12 36 £68,750 -11.29% 2
City of London +67 14 £67,500 -
South West - 12 £70,000 - 2
Somerset - 9 - -
Bath - 9 - -
South East +22 6 £55,000 -12.00% 2
Yorkshire - 5 £67,500 - 5
Oxfordshire - 4 £55,000 -
Glasgow - 3 £55,000 -
Scotland - 3 £55,000 -
York - 3 - -
Swindon - 3 £70,000 - 2
North Yorkshire - 3 - -
Tyne and Wear - 3 - - 1
Wiltshire - 3 £70,000 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 - - 1
North East - 3 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 £67,000 - 1
Solihull - 2 £67,000 - 1
East Midlands - 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £67,500 - 5
Leeds - 1 £67,500 - 5
Midlands - 1 £70,000 -
East of England - 1 £60,000 - 1
Suffolk - 1 £60,000 -

Senior Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 40 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (25.53%) .NET
3 35 (24.82%) C#
4 33 (23.40%) Java
4 33 (23.40%) CSS
4 33 (23.40%) XML
5 32 (22.70%) SQL
6 30 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (20.57%) TOGAF
8 28 (19.86%) Technical Architecture
8 28 (19.86%) ASP.NET
9 27 (19.15%) JavaScript
9 27 (19.15%) Mentoring
10 26 (18.44%) SQL Server
11 24 (17.02%) Microsoft
12 23 (16.31%) Web Services
12 23 (16.31%) MVC
12 23 (16.31%) jQuery
13 22 (15.60%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (15.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 22 (15.60%) OO
13 22 (15.60%) SOA
14 21 (14.89%) Finance
14 21 (14.89%) Degree
14 21 (14.89%) Presales
15 20 (14.18%) Computer Science
16 19 (13.48%) SQL Server 2008
16 19 (13.48%) SQL Server 2005
16 19 (13.48%) HTML
17 18 (12.77%) T-SQL

Senior Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (9.93%) SharePoint
1 14 (9.93%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (4.96%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.55%) IIS
3 5 (3.55%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.42%) Liferay
4 2 (1.42%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.42%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.71%) Apache
5 1 (0.71%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.71%) JBoss
5 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.71%) SAS
5 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (12.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.42%) Magento
2 2 (1.42%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.42%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (0.71%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.35%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (11.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (4.96%) IaaS
4 6 (4.26%) PaaS
5 5 (3.55%) SaaS
6 2 (1.42%) Bluemix
7 1 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.71%) IBM PureFlex
7 1 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.55%) Network Security
2 3 (2.13%) Firewall
2 3 (2.13%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.13%) VPN
2 3 (2.13%) WAN
3 2 (1.42%) NAS
3 2 (1.42%) PBX
3 2 (1.42%) Wireless
4 1 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.71%) DNS
4 1 (0.71%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.71%) GLBP
4 1 (0.71%) HSRP
4 1 (0.71%) HTTP
4 1 (0.71%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.71%) Multicast
4 1 (0.71%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.71%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.44%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.48%) SQL Server 2005
2 19 (13.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (12.06%) Big Data
4 13 (9.22%) NoSQL
5 11 (7.80%) Hadoop
5 11 (7.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (5.67%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (3.55%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.84%) Apache Hive
9 4 (2.84%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.84%) SAP HANA
10 3 (2.13%) HBase
10 3 (2.13%) MongoDB
10 3 (2.13%) MySQL
11 2 (1.42%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.71%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 18 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (7.09%) Visual Studio
3 8 (5.67%) NUnit
4 4 (2.84%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.84%) JUnit
4 4 (2.84%) NetBeans
5 3 (2.13%) Ant
5 3 (2.13%) Maven
6 2 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (14.89%) Finance
2 10 (7.09%) Marketing
3 9 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.96%) Retail
5 4 (2.84%) Games
5 4 (2.84%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.13%) Banking
6 3 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.13%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.42%) Legal
8 1 (0.71%) Advertising
8 1 (0.71%) Automotive
8 1 (0.71%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (25.53%) .NET
2 33 (23.40%) CSS
2 33 (23.40%) XML
3 28 (19.86%) ASP.NET
4 23 (16.31%) jQuery
4 23 (16.31%) Web Services
5 22 (15.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 19 (13.48%) HTML
7 14 (9.93%) WCF
8 13 (9.22%) Ajax
9 11 (7.80%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (5.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (5.67%) DHTML
11 8 (5.67%) J2EE
11 8 (5.67%) XForms
12 7 (4.96%) J2SE
12 7 (4.96%) Middleware
13 6 (4.26%) RESTful
14 5 (3.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.60%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (14.18%) Computer Science
3 13 (9.22%) N-Tier
4 12 (8.51%) Data Centre
5 11 (7.80%) Driving Licence
6 8 (5.67%) Client/Server
7 5 (3.55%) Algorithms
7 5 (3.55%) Clustering
7 5 (3.55%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.84%) Life Science
8 4 (2.84%) Replication
9 3 (2.13%) Data Structures
9 3 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (2.13%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.13%) Spread Betting
9 3 (2.13%) User Experience
10 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.71%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.71%) DataPower
11 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.06%) Windows
2 14 (9.93%) Windows Server
3 12 (8.51%) Unix
4 5 (3.55%) Linux
5 4 (2.84%) SUSE
6 2 (1.42%) Android
6 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.71%) AIX
7 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (20.57%) TOGAF
4 28 (19.86%) Technical Architecture
5 27 (19.15%) Mentoring
6 23 (16.31%) MVC
7 22 (15.60%) OO
7 22 (15.60%) SOA
8 21 (14.89%) Presales
9 16 (11.35%) Enterprise Architecture
9 16 (11.35%) SOLID
10 14 (9.93%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 12 (8.51%) BPR
11 12 (8.51%) Functional Testing
11 12 (8.51%) Scrum
12 11 (7.80%) Migration
12 11 (7.80%) Systems Analysis
13 9 (6.38%) CRM
13 9 (6.38%) Data Modelling
13 9 (6.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 35 (24.82%) C#
2 33 (23.40%) Java
3 32 (22.70%) SQL
4 27 (19.15%) JavaScript
5 18 (12.77%) T-SQL
6 8 (5.67%) VBA
6 8 (5.67%) XPath
7 6 (4.26%) Perl
8 5 (3.55%) VB
9 4 (2.84%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.84%) C++
9 4 (2.84%) PHP
9 4 (2.84%) Python
9 4 (2.84%) X++
10 2 (1.42%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.42%) Ruby
10 2 (1.42%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.71%) C
11 1 (0.71%) Groovy
11 1 (0.71%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (14.89%) Degree
2 12 (8.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (7.80%) VCAP
3 11 (7.80%) VCDX
4 6 (4.26%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.55%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.84%) CITP
7 3 (2.13%) Sun Certification
8 2 (1.42%) MBCS
9 1 (0.71%) CCNA
9 1 (0.71%) CCNP
9 1 (0.71%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.71%) MCSA
9 1 (0.71%) MCSD
9 1 (0.71%) MCSE
9 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.26%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.84%) QA
3 2 (1.42%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (9.22%) Active Directory
2 13 (9.22%) Hyper-V
3 11 (7.80%) vCloud
3 11 (7.80%) vSphere
4 4 (2.84%) Docker
5 3 (2.13%) HDFS
6 1 (0.71%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (7.80%) vRealize
2 3 (2.13%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (2.13%) Mesos
3 1 (0.71%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.71%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.71%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 24 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.64%) VMware
3 14 (9.93%) Oracle
4 13 (9.22%) Citrix
5 6 (4.26%) SAP
6 5 (3.55%) IBM
7 4 (2.84%) Cisco
7 4 (2.84%) InterSystems
8 3 (2.13%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (2.13%) Netezza
9 2 (1.42%) Avaya
9 2 (1.42%) BT
9 2 (1.42%) Cognizant
9 2 (1.42%) Informatica
9 2 (1.42%) Kony
9 2 (1.42%) NetApp
9 2 (1.42%) Progress
9 2 (1.42%) Verint
10 1 (0.71%) Teradici
10 1 (0.71%) Twitter
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Mason Frank International
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Capita plc
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Hertfordshire
Capita plc
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Swindon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Generous benefits
Posted: 20 days ago