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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technical Architect
Rank 827 822 814
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Architect 53 57 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.053% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.056% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 35 41 69
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £54,000 £47,400
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £92,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
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 £26,750 £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 24 December 2014 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 24 December 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
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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 -7 49 £65,000 +19.26% 3
London 0 32 £71,250 +1.78%
City of London +11 8 £67,500 -10.00%
East Midlands - 5 £63,000 -
Leicestershire - 5 £63,000 -
Leicester - 5 £63,000 -
South East -23 4 £44,000 -32.30%
York +10 3 - - 2
North Yorkshire +8 3 - - 2
Yorkshire -17 3 - - 2
Somerset - 3 £60,000 -
South West - 3 £60,000 -
Bath - 3 £60,000 -
Hampshire -23 2 - -
Southampton - 2 - -
Suffolk +3 1 £57,500 -
Buckinghamshire +1 1 - -
East of England -22 1 £57,500 +6.48%
Surbiton - 1 £60,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £57,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £44,000 -

Senior Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 37 (35.92%) Java
2 36 (34.95%) Technical Architecture
3 34 (33.01%) .NET
4 33 (32.04%) Finance
5 32 (31.07%) SOA
6 30 (29.13%) SQL
7 29 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (27.18%) Oracle
9 26 (25.24%) VMware
10 25 (24.27%) VMware Infrastructure
11 23 (22.33%) Web Services
11 23 (22.33%) Windows
12 22 (21.36%) Microsoft
12 22 (21.36%) Enterprise Architecture
12 22 (21.36%) Degree
13 21 (20.39%) TOGAF
14 17 (16.50%) C#
14 17 (16.50%) Mentoring
15 16 (15.53%) Cisco
15 16 (15.53%) Project Management
16 15 (14.56%) ITIL
16 15 (14.56%) TDD
17 14 (13.59%) JavaScript
17 14 (13.59%) SQL Server
17 14 (13.59%) UNIX
17 14 (13.59%) Client/Server
17 14 (13.59%) Back Office
17 14 (13.59%) Risk Management
18 13 (12.62%) XML
18 13 (12.62%) Quality Management

Senior Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (8.74%) SharePoint
1 9 (8.74%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (4.85%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.88%) Jetty
4 2 (1.94%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.94%) SAS
4 2 (1.94%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.94%) Lync
5 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.97%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.94%) SPSS
3 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.97%) MS Project
3 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Magento
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.77%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.97%) SaaS
2 1 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) LAN
1 6 (5.83%) VPN
1 6 (5.83%) Internet
2 5 (4.85%) OSPF
2 5 (4.85%) BGP
2 5 (4.85%) WAN
3 4 (3.88%) SAN
3 4 (3.88%) SDH
3 4 (3.88%) VoIP
3 4 (3.88%) WLAN
3 4 (3.88%) EIGRP
3 4 (3.88%) DWDM
3 4 (3.88%) MPLS
3 4 (3.88%) X.25
3 4 (3.88%) Frame Relay
3 4 (3.88%) xDSL
3 4 (3.88%) ATM
4 3 (2.91%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.91%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.94%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.59%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.62%) Relational Database
3 9 (8.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (8.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (8.74%) Big Data
4 8 (7.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (6.80%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.91%) MySQL
7 2 (1.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.94%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (1.94%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.94%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.94%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.94%) Spotfire
7 2 (1.94%) QlikView
7 2 (1.94%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (4.85%) ReSharper
2 4 (3.88%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.91%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.91%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.94%) Ant
4 2 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.94%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.94%) Rational Rose
4 2 (1.94%) CruiseControl
4 2 (1.94%) Subversion
4 2 (1.94%) Maven
5 1 (0.97%) Lombardi
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (0.97%) Mockito
5 1 (0.97%) NUnit
General
1 33 (32.04%) Finance
2 14 (13.59%) Back Office
3 11 (10.68%) Banking
4 9 (8.74%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.88%) Retail
6 2 (1.94%) Games
7 1 (0.97%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.97%) Marketing
7 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (33.01%) .NET
2 23 (22.33%) Web Services
3 13 (12.62%) XML
4 12 (11.65%) ASP.NET
4 12 (11.65%) CSS
4 12 (11.65%) jQuery
5 11 (10.68%) WCF
6 10 (9.71%) Ajax
7 9 (8.74%) WPF
8 7 (6.80%) RESTful
8 7 (6.80%) SOAP
9 6 (5.83%) J2EE
9 6 (5.83%) Spring
10 5 (4.85%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (4.85%) AngularJS
10 5 (4.85%) REST
10 5 (4.85%) Middleware
10 5 (4.85%) Java EE
11 4 (3.88%) Spring MVC
11 4 (3.88%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.59%) Client/Server
2 9 (8.74%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.83%) User Experience
4 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.94%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.94%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.94%) DataPower
4 2 (1.94%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.97%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.97%) Open Source
5 1 (0.97%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.97%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.33%) Windows
2 14 (13.59%) UNIX
3 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.97%) CentOS
4 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.97%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (34.95%) Technical Architecture
2 32 (31.07%) SOA
3 29 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (21.36%) Enterprise Architecture
5 21 (20.39%) TOGAF
6 17 (16.50%) Mentoring
7 16 (15.53%) Project Management
8 15 (14.56%) ITIL
8 15 (14.56%) TDD
9 14 (13.59%) Risk Management
10 13 (12.62%) Quality Management
10 13 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (10.68%) Requirements Analysis
12 10 (9.71%) BPR
13 9 (8.74%) BDD
14 8 (7.77%) E-Commerce
14 8 (7.77%) Systems Analysis
14 8 (7.77%) Scrum
15 7 (6.80%) MVC
15 7 (6.80%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 37 (35.92%) Java
2 30 (29.13%) SQL
3 17 (16.50%) C#
4 14 (13.59%) JavaScript
5 9 (8.74%) T-SQL
6 8 (7.77%) XPath
7 3 (2.91%) Python
7 3 (2.91%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.91%) PHP
8 2 (1.94%) C++
8 2 (1.94%) COBOL
8 2 (1.94%) VB
8 2 (1.94%) JCL
8 2 (1.94%) Groovy
8 2 (1.94%) Scala
8 2 (1.94%) R
9 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (21.36%) Degree
2 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.94%) HNC
3 2 (1.94%) HND
3 2 (1.94%) CCIE
4 1 (0.97%) CCNP
4 1 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.97%) Avaya Certification
4 1 (0.97%) CCEE
4 1 (0.97%) CCIA
4 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) COBIT
2 3 (2.91%) SLA
3 2 (1.94%) QA
System Software
1 25 (24.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.94%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.94%) XenApp
2 2 (1.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.94%) XenDesktop
2 2 (1.94%) vSphere
2 2 (1.94%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.97%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.97%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.97%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.97%) SCCM
1 1 (0.97%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (0.97%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.97%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 28 (27.18%) Oracle
2 26 (25.24%) VMware
3 22 (21.36%) Microsoft
4 16 (15.53%) Cisco
5 9 (8.74%) Brocade
6 6 (5.83%) Citrix
7 5 (4.85%) IBM
8 3 (2.91%) Unisys
9 2 (1.94%) Tableau
9 2 (1.94%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.94%) SAP
9 2 (1.94%) HP
9 2 (1.94%) Juniper
9 2 (1.94%) Informatica
9 2 (1.94%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.97%) Symantec
10 1 (0.97%) AppSense
10 1 (0.97%) NetApp
10 1 (0.97%) Avaya
10 1 (0.97%) Dell
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