The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Architect
Rank 866 918 947
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Architect 52 43 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.039% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.040% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 35 38 36
Median salary £77,500 £80,000 £65,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +22.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £110,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £77,500 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+19.23% +13.04%

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
94453 106197 112297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79493 87537 91539
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Technical Architect in the job title.

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 26 July 2016 within the UK.

Senior Technical Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Architect
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +65 49 £77,500 -3.12% 4
London +55 36 £80,000 -3.03% 3
Croydon - 9 £80,000 -
Yorkshire +38 5 £77,500 -
West Yorkshire +20 5 £77,500 -
Leeds +30 3 £77,500 -
South East +30 3 £80,000 +39.13% 1
North West +23 2 £80,000 -5.88%
Surrey +22 2 - -
Manchester +1 2 £80,000 -5.88%
West Midlands -3 2 £52,500 -38.23%
Bradford - 2 £80,000 -
South West - 2 £77,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £77,500 -
Swindon - 2 £77,500 -
City of London +62 1 £110,000 +46.66% 1
Reading - 1 £80,000 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £80,000 - 1
Solihull - 1 £55,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £50,000 -

Senior Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Senior Technical Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Technical Architect in the job title.

1 45 (50.56%) Java
2 43 (48.31%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (32.58%) Presales
4 27 (30.34%) Microsoft
5 26 (29.21%) Oracle
6 25 (28.09%) Security Cleared
7 24 (26.97%) Finance
8 23 (25.84%) Scrum
8 23 (25.84%) Open Source
9 22 (24.72%) Subversion
9 22 (24.72%) TOGAF
9 22 (24.72%) SQL
10 20 (22.47%) SOAP
10 20 (22.47%) Infrastructure Management
11 19 (21.35%) User Experience
12 18 (20.22%) Amazon AWS
13 17 (19.10%) DevOps
13 17 (19.10%) Unix
13 17 (19.10%) Java EE
14 16 (17.98%) WebLogic
14 16 (17.98%) PL/SQL
15 15 (16.85%) Cisco
15 15 (16.85%) Middleware
15 15 (16.85%) QA
15 15 (16.85%) Jenkins
15 15 (16.85%) Microsoft Azure
16 14 (15.73%) Translating Business Requirements
16 14 (15.73%) SDLC
16 14 (15.73%) Red Hat
16 14 (15.73%) SharePoint

Senior Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (17.98%) WebLogic
2 14 (15.73%) SharePoint
3 10 (11.24%) JBoss
4 5 (5.62%) Apache Spark
5 4 (4.49%) Mule
5 4 (4.49%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (2.25%) Confluence
6 2 (2.25%) IIS
6 2 (2.25%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.12%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.49%) MS Office
2 4 (4.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.49%) Apache OFBiz
3 1 (1.12%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.22%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (16.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (8.99%) Office 365
4 6 (6.74%) IaaS
5 5 (5.62%) PaaS
6 3 (3.37%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (3.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (3.37%) SaaS
7 1 (1.12%) FinancialForce.com
7 1 (1.12%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.48%) OSPF
2 11 (12.36%) Firewall
2 11 (12.36%) TCP/IP
3 10 (11.24%) DHCP
3 10 (11.24%) DNS
3 10 (11.24%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (8.99%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (4.49%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (4.49%) MPLS
5 4 (4.49%) VPN
5 4 (4.49%) WAN
6 3 (3.37%) AMQP
6 3 (3.37%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (3.37%) IPsec
6 3 (3.37%) IPv4
6 3 (3.37%) MQTT
6 3 (3.37%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (3.37%) SSL
7 1 (1.12%) Internet
7 1 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.73%) MySQL
2 9 (10.11%) Big Data
2 9 (10.11%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (7.87%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.74%) Hadoop
4 6 (6.74%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.62%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.49%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.37%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.12%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (24.72%) Subversion
2 15 (16.85%) Jenkins
3 12 (13.48%) Ant
4 11 (12.36%) SonarQube
5 9 (10.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (4.49%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.25%) ERwin
7 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.25%) JIRA
8 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (26.97%) Finance
2 9 (10.11%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.62%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (4.49%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.49%) Retail
5 3 (3.37%) Legal
6 2 (2.25%) Back Office
6 2 (2.25%) Banking
6 2 (2.25%) Front Office
6 2 (2.25%) Games
7 1 (1.12%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.12%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.12%) Local Government
7 1 (1.12%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.47%) SOAP
2 17 (19.10%) Java EE
3 15 (16.85%) Middleware
4 14 (15.73%) HTML
4 14 (15.73%) Web Services
5 12 (13.48%) HTML5
6 10 (11.24%) AngularJS
7 9 (10.11%) .NET
7 9 (10.11%) RESTful
8 7 (7.87%) JSON
9 4 (4.49%) Hibernate
9 4 (4.49%) iBATIS
9 4 (4.49%) J2EE
9 4 (4.49%) JMS
9 4 (4.49%) JPA
9 4 (4.49%) LAMP
9 4 (4.49%) Memcached
9 4 (4.49%) Play Framework
9 4 (4.49%) Spring
9 4 (4.49%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.35%) User Experience
2 13 (14.61%) Computer Science
3 11 (12.36%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.62%) Life Science
5 4 (4.49%) Data Structures
5 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.37%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.37%) Fat Client
6 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.37%) Spread Betting
6 3 (3.37%) Thin Client
6 3 (3.37%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.25%) Clustering
7 2 (2.25%) IVR
7 2 (2.25%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.25%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.12%) Data Conversion
8 1 (1.12%) Derivative
8 1 (1.12%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.10%) Unix
2 10 (11.24%) Windows
2 10 (11.24%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (11.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (8.99%) Windows 10
3 8 (8.99%) Windows 2000 Server
3 8 (8.99%) Windows 8
3 8 (8.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (8.99%) Windows XP
4 7 (7.87%) Linux
5 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (48.31%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (32.58%) Presales
3 23 (25.84%) Open Source
3 23 (25.84%) Scrum
4 22 (24.72%) TOGAF
5 20 (22.47%) Infrastructure Management
6 17 (19.10%) DevOps
7 14 (15.73%) SDLC
7 14 (15.73%) Translating Business Requirements
8 13 (14.61%) CRM
9 12 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (13.48%) Enterprise Architecture
9 12 (13.48%) Kanban
9 12 (13.48%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (13.48%) SOA
9 12 (13.48%) Web Design
10 11 (12.36%) Code Coverage
10 11 (12.36%) Mentoring
10 11 (12.36%) Migration
10 11 (12.36%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 45 (50.56%) Java
2 22 (24.72%) SQL
3 16 (17.98%) PL/SQL
4 8 (8.99%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.99%) Tcl
5 7 (7.87%) C#
5 7 (7.87%) Python
6 5 (5.62%) Perl
6 5 (5.62%) Scala
7 4 (4.49%) PHP
8 1 (1.12%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.12%) R
8 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.12%) X++
Qualifications
1 25 (28.09%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.24%) Degree
3 4 (4.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.25%) MCITP
4 2 (2.25%) MCSE
4 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.25%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.12%) CCNA
5 1 (1.12%) CCNP
5 1 (1.12%) CCNP Voice
5 1 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.12%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.85%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) COBIT
3 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (12.36%) Docker
2 10 (11.24%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.24%) Hyper-V
3 8 (8.99%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.37%) HDFS
5 3 (3.37%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.25%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.25%) vCloud
6 2 (2.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (2.25%) vSphere
7 1 (1.12%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 13 (14.61%) Puppet
2 10 (11.24%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.37%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (3.37%) Mesos
4 2 (2.25%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.12%) StatsD
Vendors
1 27 (30.34%) Microsoft
2 26 (29.21%) Oracle
3 15 (16.85%) Cisco
4 14 (15.73%) Red Hat
5 8 (8.99%) Sophos
5 8 (8.99%) Veeam
6 6 (6.74%) VMware
7 4 (4.49%) SAP
8 3 (3.37%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.37%) Citrix
8 3 (3.37%) Dell
8 3 (3.37%) F5
8 3 (3.37%) Google
8 3 (3.37%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (3.37%) Netezza
8 3 (3.37%) Palo Alto
8 3 (3.37%) Teradici
8 3 (3.37%) TIBCO
9 2 (2.25%) Pega
9 2 (2.25%) Sitecore
Scotland
Net Talent
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Lanarkshire
NetTalent
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: C£80,000 base plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£80,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago