The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Senior Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Architect
Rank 211 212 194
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 28 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.46% 0.25% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.25% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 21
Median salary £58,000 £62,500 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.20% +9.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £65,000 £68,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.10%
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
5874 5113 5029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.42% 97.08% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4625 4281 4227
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Senior Architect in the job title.

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 24 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Architect within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Solihull +21 9 £72,500 +45.00% 2
Birmingham -6 9 £55,000 -26.66% 1
Walsall - 6 £45,000 -
Staffordshire -1 1 £55,000 -15.38%
Coventry - 1 £47,500 -
Herefordshire - 1 - -
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Senior 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Senior Architect in the job title.

1 32 (55.17%) TOGAF
2 29 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 27 (46.55%) Supplier Management
4 25 (43.10%) Translating Business Requirements
5 24 (41.38%) Degree
6 22 (37.93%) Data Centre
7 21 (36.21%) Finance
8 19 (32.76%) Migration
9 17 (29.31%) Computer Science
9 17 (29.31%) Technical Architecture
9 17 (29.31%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (27.59%) Systems Analysis
10 16 (27.59%) BPR
11 15 (25.86%) Telecoms
12 14 (24.14%) SAP
13 13 (22.41%) Smart Meter
14 11 (18.97%) Windows
14 11 (18.97%) Cisco
15 10 (17.24%) ITIL
15 10 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
15 10 (17.24%) Firewall
15 10 (17.24%) OSPF
15 10 (17.24%) Network Management
16 9 (15.52%) Financial Modelling
17 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
17 8 (13.79%) Windows 2000 Server
17 8 (13.79%) Hyper-V
17 8 (13.79%) Cisco IOS
17 8 (13.79%) Sophos
17 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 7 (12.07%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.24%) Firewall
1 10 (17.24%) OSPF
2 8 (13.79%) Cisco IOS
2 8 (13.79%) DHCP
2 8 (13.79%) DNS
2 8 (13.79%) TCP/IP
2 8 (13.79%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.45%) BGP
3 2 (3.45%) Network Security
3 2 (3.45%) SNMP
3 2 (3.45%) VPN
4 1 (1.72%) DMZ
4 1 (1.72%) Internet
4 1 (1.72%) Intranet
4 1 (1.72%) LAN
4 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (36.21%) Finance
2 15 (25.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.72%) Legal
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) .NET
1 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET
2 4 (6.90%) HTML
3 3 (5.17%) CSS
4 2 (3.45%) CSS3
4 2 (3.45%) HTML5
5 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (1.72%) NHibernate
5 1 (1.72%) WCF
5 1 (1.72%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (37.93%) Data Centre
2 17 (29.31%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (29.31%) Computer Science
3 13 (22.41%) Smart Meter
4 3 (5.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.45%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.45%) W3C
6 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.97%) Windows
2 8 (13.79%) Windows 10
2 8 (13.79%) Windows 2000 Server
2 8 (13.79%) Windows 8
2 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (13.79%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.45%) Linux
3 2 (3.45%) Unix
4 1 (1.72%) Android
4 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (55.17%) TOGAF
2 29 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 27 (46.55%) Supplier Management
4 25 (43.10%) Translating Business Requirements
5 19 (32.76%) Migration
6 17 (29.31%) Technical Architecture
7 16 (27.59%) BPR
7 16 (27.59%) Systems Analysis
8 10 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (17.24%) ITIL
8 10 (17.24%) Network Management
9 9 (15.52%) Financial Modelling
10 7 (12.07%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (10.34%) CRM
11 6 (10.34%) Matrix Management
12 5 (8.62%) ITIL V3
13 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
14 3 (5.17%) Business Development
14 3 (5.17%) People Management
14 3 (5.17%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.79%) Tcl
2 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.17%) C#
4 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.72%) SQL
4 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (41.38%) Degree
2 7 (12.07%) MBA
3 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.45%) CCDP
5 2 (3.45%) CCIE
5 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
1 8 (13.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Nagios
2 1 (1.72%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) SAP
2 11 (18.97%) Cisco
3 8 (13.79%) Sophos
3 8 (13.79%) Veeam
4 3 (5.17%) Mercator
5 2 (3.45%) Juniper
5 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle
5 2 (3.45%) Palo Alto
5 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds
5 2 (3.45%) Sourcefire
5 2 (3.45%) VMware
6 1 (1.72%) EMC
6 1 (1.72%) IBM
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago