The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Architect
Rank 201 196 188
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 28 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.49% 0.38% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.39% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 7
Average salary £67,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,050 £50,000 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Senior Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5468 4892 4144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.05% 96.68% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4556 4250 3413
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Architect in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the West Midlands region.

Senior Architect Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Senior Architect Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Senior Architect
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Architect within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 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
Solihull +18 17 £67,000 +34.00% 3
Birmingham -1 6 £66,250 -4.33% 2
Staffordshire - 2 £50,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 £71,250 - 2
Coventry - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Senior 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 Architect in their job title.

1 21 (52.50%) TOGAF
2 15 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (35.00%) Supplier Management
4 12 (30.00%) Degree
4 12 (30.00%) Finance
4 12 (30.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
6 10 (25.00%) SAP
6 10 (25.00%) Smart Meter
6 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (20.00%) .NET
7 8 (20.00%) Migration
7 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (17.50%) HTML
8 7 (17.50%) ITIL
8 7 (17.50%) CRM
8 7 (17.50%) SOA
8 7 (17.50%) Financial Modelling
9 6 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
9 6 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
9 6 (15.00%) BPR
9 6 (15.00%) MBA
9 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (12.50%) SDLC
10 5 (12.50%) MVC
10 5 (12.50%) Telecoms

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Senior 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) Drupal
2 1 (2.50%) Node.js
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.00%) Bluemix
4 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) BGP
1 2 (5.00%) Firewall
1 2 (5.00%) Network Security
1 2 (5.00%) OSPF
1 2 (5.00%) SNMP
1 2 (5.00%) VPN
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (2.50%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.00%) Retail
4 2 (5.00%) Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Games
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) .NET
2 7 (17.50%) HTML
3 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (10.00%) XML
5 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (7.50%) CSS
5 3 (7.50%) HTML5
5 3 (7.50%) JSON
6 2 (5.00%) CSS3
6 2 (5.00%) jQuery
6 2 (5.00%) XSLT
7 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.50%) Apache Camel
7 1 (2.50%) Castle Windsor
7 1 (2.50%) JRuby
7 1 (2.50%) REST
7 1 (2.50%) Spring
7 1 (2.50%) Spring Integration
7 1 (2.50%) Spring.NET
7 1 (2.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.50%) User Experience
5 2 (5.00%) N-Tier
5 2 (5.00%) W3C
6 1 (2.50%) Blog
6 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.50%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Android
2 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) TOGAF
2 15 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (35.00%) Supplier Management
4 12 (30.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (20.00%) Migration
7 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (17.50%) CRM
7 7 (17.50%) Financial Modelling
7 7 (17.50%) ITIL
7 7 (17.50%) SOA
8 6 (15.00%) BPR
8 6 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (12.50%) Matrix Management
9 5 (12.50%) MVC
9 5 (12.50%) SDLC
10 4 (10.00%) ITIL V3
10 4 (10.00%) TDD
11 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.50%) C#
2 3 (7.50%) Java
2 3 (7.50%) SQL
3 2 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (2.50%) Groovy
4 1 (2.50%) PHP
4 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) MBA
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.00%) CCDP
4 2 (5.00%) CCIE
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.50%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Nagios
2 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) SAP
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco
4 2 (5.00%) Juniper
4 2 (5.00%) Kony
4 2 (5.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (5.00%) Sourcefire
4 2 (5.00%) VMware
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