Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Architect was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Architect
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 303 329 346
Rank change year-on-year +26 +17 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 32 51 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.31% 0.38% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.40% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 31 48 93
City of London median annual salary £90,000 £82,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £59,000 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £126,250 £105,000 £99,500
Central London median annual salary £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 9746 12873 20055
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.25% 96.05% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8828 11662 17109
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +1.85%

Senior Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Senior Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Architect in the City of London

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Architect in the City of London.

Salary trend for Senior Architect in the City of London

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Architect in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Architect in the City of London

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, 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 City of London region featuring Senior Architect in the job title.

1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) Finance
3 10 (31.25%) Java
4 9 (28.13%) Oracle
5 8 (25.00%) Banking
6 6 (18.75%) TOGAF
6 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
7 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (15.63%) CCNP
7 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
7 5 (15.63%) Firewall
7 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
7 5 (15.63%) SQL
7 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
8 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (12.50%) Legal
8 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (12.50%) Scrum
8 4 (12.50%) VMware
8 4 (12.50%) Windows
8 4 (12.50%) Python
8 4 (12.50%) Citrix
8 4 (12.50%) SAN
8 4 (12.50%) React

Senior Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (9.38%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.13%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (9.38%) Office 365
4 2 (6.25%) Taleo
5 1 (3.13%) Force.com
5 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (3.13%) IaaS
5 1 (3.13%) iTunes
5 1 (3.13%) PaaS
5 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Firewall
2 4 (12.50%) SAN
3 3 (9.38%) DHCP
3 3 (9.38%) DNS
3 3 (9.38%) Internet
3 3 (9.38%) LAN
3 3 (9.38%) VPN
3 3 (9.38%) WAN
4 2 (6.25%) BGP
4 2 (6.25%) BIG-IP
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (6.25%) DMVPN
4 2 (6.25%) IGMP
4 2 (6.25%) MPLS
4 2 (6.25%) Multicast
4 2 (6.25%) Network Security
4 2 (6.25%) NX-OS
4 2 (6.25%) OSPF
5 1 (3.13%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) Big Data
2 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.13%) OLAP
4 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Android Studio
1 1 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.13%) Xcode
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Legal
4 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.25%) Law
4 2 (6.25%) Publishing
5 1 (3.13%) Back Office
5 1 (3.13%) French Language
5 1 (3.13%) German Language
5 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
2 4 (12.50%) Node.js
2 4 (12.50%) React
3 3 (9.38%) .NET
3 3 (9.38%) jQuery
3 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.13%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) HTML5
4 1 (3.13%) iOS SDK
4 1 (3.13%) J2EE
4 1 (3.13%) J2SE
4 1 (3.13%) Middleware
4 1 (3.13%) OpenGL
4 1 (3.13%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (3.13%) Spring
4 1 (3.13%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) Internet of Things
4 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
1 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (18.75%) TOGAF
3 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (12.50%) Analytics
4 4 (12.50%) Scrum
4 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (9.38%) DevOps
5 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
5 3 (9.38%) Machine Learning
5 3 (9.38%) Open Source
6 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.25%) Kanban
6 2 (6.25%) Migration
6 2 (6.25%) Network Design
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) Java
2 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
2 5 (15.63%) SQL
3 4 (12.50%) Python
4 3 (9.38%) C#
5 2 (6.25%) C
5 2 (6.25%) C++
6 1 (3.13%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.13%) Groovy
6 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (15.63%) CCNP
3 3 (9.38%) Degree
4 2 (6.25%) CCDA
4 2 (6.25%) CCIE
4 2 (6.25%) CCNA
4 2 (6.25%) CCSA
4 2 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (3.13%) EMC Certification
5 1 (3.13%) MCSE
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) GCP
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) Citrix
3 4 (12.50%) VMware
4 3 (9.38%) AppSense
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco
4 3 (9.38%) NetApp
4 3 (9.38%) Nimble Storage
4 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds
5 2 (6.25%) Autodesk
5 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.25%) F5
5 2 (6.25%) Palo Alto
5 2 (6.25%) SAP
6 1 (3.13%) Adobe
6 1 (3.13%) EMC
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.13%) Siebel
6 1 (3.13%) Talend
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