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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technical Architect
Rank 828 804 797
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Architect 45 83 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.079% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.083% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 43 49 61
Average salary £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-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
99404 99827 97677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 81778 80400 82215
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -37 33 £77,500 +19.23% 6
London +38 28 £77,500 +6.89%
City of London +2 7 £87,500 +52.17%
South East -51 3 £62,500 -3.84%
South Wales - 2 £67,500 -
Middlesex - 2 £62,500 -
Cardiff - 2 £67,500 -
Wales - 2 £67,500 -
Coventry -23 1 £45,000 -5.26%
West Midlands -27 1 £45,000 -55.00%
Bath - 1 £47,500 -
Somerset - 1 £47,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £44,000 -
South West - 1 £47,500 -

Senior Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 48 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (43.52%) Java
3 33 (30.56%) .NET
3 33 (30.56%) Oracle
4 30 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
5 27 (25.00%) Scrum
6 26 (24.07%) SQL
6 26 (24.07%) Web Services
7 25 (23.15%) VMware
7 25 (23.15%) TOGAF
8 24 (22.22%) SOA
8 24 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 22 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (19.44%) Enterprise Architecture
10 21 (19.44%) Big Data
11 20 (18.52%) Windows
11 20 (18.52%) C#
12 19 (17.59%) JavaScript
12 19 (17.59%) Degree
12 19 (17.59%) Analytics
13 18 (16.67%) TDD
14 17 (15.74%) MS Excel
14 17 (15.74%) Finance
15 16 (14.81%) E-Commerce
15 16 (14.81%) Cisco
15 16 (14.81%) RESTful
15 16 (14.81%) NoSQL
16 15 (13.89%) BDD
16 15 (13.89%) Mentoring
17 14 (12.96%) Refactoring

Senior Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 5 (4.63%) SAS
1 5 (4.63%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.70%) Jetty
2 4 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.78%) Lync
4 2 (1.85%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.85%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.93%) Mule
5 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.93%) JBoss
5 1 (0.93%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (15.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.63%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.96%) Internet
2 4 (3.70%) OSPF
2 4 (3.70%) BGP
3 3 (2.78%) NetScaler
3 3 (2.78%) xDSL
3 3 (2.78%) X.25
3 3 (2.78%) EIGRP
3 3 (2.78%) DWDM
3 3 (2.78%) MPLS
3 3 (2.78%) Frame Relay
3 3 (2.78%) VPN
3 3 (2.78%) ATM
3 3 (2.78%) LAN
3 3 (2.78%) SDH
3 3 (2.78%) VoIP
3 3 (2.78%) WLAN
4 2 (1.85%) WAN
4 2 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.93%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.93%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.44%) Big Data
2 16 (14.81%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.48%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.63%) Oracle ODI
5 5 (4.63%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (4.63%) Spotfire
5 5 (4.63%) QlikView
5 5 (4.63%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.85%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.85%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.85%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (12.96%) ReSharper
2 5 (4.63%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.63%) ClearCase
2 5 (4.63%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.70%) Rational Rose
4 3 (2.78%) Subversion
4 3 (2.78%) Maven
4 3 (2.78%) Ant
5 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.93%) Mockito
5 1 (0.93%) JIRA
5 1 (0.93%) Bugzilla
General
1 17 (15.74%) Finance
2 6 (5.56%) Banking
2 6 (5.56%) Retail
3 5 (4.63%) Back Office
3 5 (4.63%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.85%) Marketing
4 2 (1.85%) Games
5 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Advertising
5 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (30.56%) .NET
2 26 (24.07%) Web Services
3 16 (14.81%) RESTful
4 14 (12.96%) AngularJS
4 14 (12.96%) KnockoutJS
5 10 (9.26%) J2EE
6 8 (7.41%) Middleware
7 7 (6.48%) Ajax
7 7 (6.48%) SOAP
8 6 (5.56%) CSS
8 6 (5.56%) Spring
8 6 (5.56%) jQuery
8 6 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
9 5 (4.63%) REST
9 5 (4.63%) Java EE
9 5 (4.63%) XML
10 4 (3.70%) Hibernate
10 4 (3.70%) Spring MVC
11 3 (2.78%) WCF
11 3 (2.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.96%) User Experience
2 11 (10.19%) Client/Server
3 8 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.63%) Data Integration
4 5 (4.63%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.70%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.85%) Open Source
6 2 (1.85%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.85%) DataPower
6 2 (1.85%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.52%) Windows
2 13 (12.04%) UNIX
3 6 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.93%) CentOS
4 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
3 27 (25.00%) Scrum
4 25 (23.15%) TOGAF
5 24 (22.22%) SOA
6 21 (19.44%) Enterprise Architecture
7 19 (17.59%) Analytics
8 18 (16.67%) TDD
9 16 (14.81%) E-Commerce
10 15 (13.89%) BDD
10 15 (13.89%) Mentoring
11 14 (12.96%) Refactoring
11 14 (12.96%) Domain-Driven Design
11 14 (12.96%) Feature Driven Development
11 14 (12.96%) Kanban
11 14 (12.96%) Project Management
11 14 (12.96%) Line Management
11 14 (12.96%) CQRS
12 11 (10.19%) Requirements Analysis
12 11 (10.19%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (43.52%) Java
2 26 (24.07%) SQL
3 20 (18.52%) C#
4 19 (17.59%) JavaScript
5 9 (8.33%) Ruby
6 8 (7.41%) Python
7 5 (4.63%) R
8 4 (3.70%) C++
8 4 (3.70%) COBOL
8 4 (3.70%) VB
8 4 (3.70%) JCL
9 3 (2.78%) XPath
9 3 (2.78%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.85%) Groovy
10 2 (1.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (17.59%) Degree
2 3 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) CCEE
3 1 (0.93%) CCIA
3 1 (0.93%) VCP4
3 1 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.93%) Avaya Certification
3 1 (0.93%) CCIE
3 1 (0.93%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.56%) COBIT
1 6 (5.56%) QA
2 2 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.78%) XenApp
3 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.85%) vSphere
3 2 (1.85%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.93%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) XenMobile
1 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.93%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.93%) yum
Vendors
1 33 (30.56%) Oracle
2 25 (23.15%) VMware
3 24 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 16 (14.81%) Cisco
5 9 (8.33%) Brocade
6 6 (5.56%) Citrix
7 5 (4.63%) Tableau
7 5 (4.63%) Informatica
7 5 (4.63%) Business Objects
7 5 (4.63%) SAP
8 2 (1.85%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.93%) 3PAR
9 1 (0.93%) Demandware
9 1 (0.93%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.93%) hybris
9 1 (0.93%) Perforce
9 1 (0.93%) NetApp
9 1 (0.93%) Avaya
9 1 (0.93%) Juniper
9 1 (0.93%) ATG
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