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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Architect
Rank 202 174 174
Rank change year-on-year
-28 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 16 39 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.73% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.76% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8 38 29
Average salary £75,000 £59,750 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.52% -14.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,750 £59,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,750 £70,600 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%
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
5282 5120 5163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.80% 95.42% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4394 4242 4382
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
(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
Birmingham -8 8 £78,750 +24.01% 2
Walsall - 4 £70,000 -
Warwickshire +3 2 £78,750 +96.87% 1
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (34.48%) .NET
2 9 (31.03%) C#
2 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
2 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
3 8 (27.59%) Oracle
4 7 (24.14%) MVC
5 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
6 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
6 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
6 5 (17.24%) MCSD
6 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (17.24%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
7 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
7 4 (13.79%) Migration
7 4 (13.79%) Finance
7 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
7 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
7 4 (13.79%) SQL
7 4 (13.79%) Windows
7 4 (13.79%) Middleware
7 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
7 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
7 4 (13.79%) SOA
8 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
8 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
8 3 (10.34%) CSS
8 3 (10.34%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
2 5 (17.24%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.90%) JBoss
3 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.45%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (3.45%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
1 1 (3.45%) MPLS
1 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (3.45%) Wireless
1 1 (3.45%) Network Security
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
2 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.90%) DB2
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.45%) Big Data
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) NUnit
2 2 (6.90%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Billing
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Military
3 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) .NET
2 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
2 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (13.79%) Middleware
3 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
4 3 (10.34%) HTML
4 3 (10.34%) Entity Framework
4 3 (10.34%) CSS
5 2 (6.90%) JSP
5 2 (6.90%) Servlets
5 2 (6.90%) Struts
5 2 (6.90%) Web Services
5 2 (6.90%) XML
5 2 (6.90%) JMS
5 2 (6.90%) Spring
6 1 (3.45%) Ajax
6 1 (3.45%) jQuery
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (3.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.90%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.90%) GIS
4 1 (3.45%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (3.45%) Life Science
4 1 (3.45%) Social Media
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) MVC
2 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
3 4 (13.79%) Migration
3 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
3 4 (13.79%) SOA
4 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.34%) Information Management
4 3 (10.34%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Time Management
4 3 (10.34%) Workflow
4 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
4 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
4 3 (10.34%) Open Source
4 3 (10.34%) SDLC
5 2 (6.90%) V-Model
5 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.90%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) C#
2 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.79%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (17.24%) MCSD
3 3 (10.34%) Degree
3 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) VCDX
4 2 (6.90%) VCAP
4 2 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.45%) JNCIS
5 1 (3.45%) JNCIP
5 1 (3.45%) CCNP
5 1 (3.45%) CCDP
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.90%) vSphere
1 2 (6.90%) vCloud
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Sybase
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco
3 2 (6.90%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) BEA
3 2 (6.90%) Informatica
3 2 (6.90%) Vitria
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) Pega
3 2 (6.90%) Talend
4 1 (3.45%) Riverbed
4 1 (3.45%) F5
4 1 (3.45%) Mercator
4 1 (3.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (3.45%) Cognizant
4 1 (3.45%) Juniper
4 1 (3.45%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90 - 120k+ & excellent, comprehensive package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Net Talent
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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