The median annual salary for a Senior Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Senior Architect
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 580 545 589
Rank change year-on-year -35 +44  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 287 389 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.42% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.44% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 221 325 309
Median salary £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £90,000 £93,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 79382 89280 100510
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.54% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 65298 76096 83752
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Senior Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Architect in England

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Architect in England

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Architect in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Architect in England

Senior Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 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
London -4 149 £85,000 +6.25% 20
South East +6 34 £65,000 - 10
Yorkshire -6 23 £65,000 -11.86% 3
North West -34 18 £80,000 +3.22% 1
South West +1 17 £67,500 -6.89% 4
East of England +3 15 £70,000 -17.64% 3
West Midlands 0 12 £52,500 -27.58% 1
East Midlands +7 9 £55,000 - 2
Senior Architect
UK

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 England region featuring Senior Architect in the job title.

1 229 (39.08%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (32.25%) Finance
3 161 (27.47%) Java
4 135 (23.04%) Amazon AWS
5 130 (22.18%) SOA
6 116 (19.80%) Microsoft Azure
7 104 (17.75%) TOGAF
8 98 (16.72%) Microsoft
9 92 (15.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 91 (15.53%) Open Source
11 88 (15.02%) .NET
12 87 (14.85%) DevOps
13 84 (14.33%) UML
14 82 (13.99%) Enterprise Software
15 77 (13.14%) Degree
16 71 (12.12%) Presales
17 70 (11.95%) Enterprise Architecture
17 70 (11.95%) JavaScript
18 67 (11.43%) Windows
19 66 (11.26%) Web Services
20 63 (10.75%) SaaS
21 59 (10.07%) Retail
22 57 (9.73%) C#
22 57 (9.73%) VMware
23 56 (9.56%) Management Information System
23 56 (9.56%) Middleware
23 56 (9.56%) Banking
23 56 (9.56%) IT Strategy
24 54 (9.22%) Oracle
24 54 (9.22%) Python

Senior Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 26 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 24 (4.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 18 (3.07%) Mule
4 14 (2.39%) Anypoint
4 14 (2.39%) Mule ESB
4 14 (2.39%) Oracle Service Bus
5 13 (2.22%) Apache
6 11 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (1.71%) Apache Spark
8 8 (1.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 7 (1.19%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.02%) Apache Pig
10 6 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (1.02%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.85%) CMS
11 5 (0.85%) Confluence
11 5 (0.85%) IIS
11 5 (0.85%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.68%) Smallworld
Applications
1 11 (1.88%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.34%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.17%) InVision
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.54%) SAP S/4HANA
2 8 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.02%) Eloqua
4 5 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.17%) Pega PRPC
6 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.17%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 135 (23.04%) Amazon AWS
2 116 (19.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (10.75%) SaaS
4 37 (6.31%) IaaS
5 35 (5.97%) Google Cloud Platform
5 35 (5.97%) PaaS
6 27 (4.61%) GitHub
7 25 (4.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 19 (3.24%) Office 365
9 18 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (1.19%) Adobe Analytics
11 5 (0.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (0.85%) CloudFront
11 5 (0.85%) iPaaS
11 5 (0.85%) Route 53
12 2 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.34%) Force.com
12 2 (0.34%) Taleo
13 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.73%) LAN
1 16 (2.73%) WAN
2 14 (2.39%) DNS
3 13 (2.22%) DHCP
3 13 (2.22%) SAN
4 12 (2.05%) Firewall
5 10 (1.71%) Cisco IOS
5 10 (1.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (1.54%) Wireless
7 8 (1.37%) VPN
8 7 (1.19%) MPLS
9 6 (1.02%) Internet
10 5 (0.85%) BGP
10 5 (0.85%) Network Security
10 5 (0.85%) SSL
10 5 (0.85%) Wireshark
11 4 (0.68%) Ethernet
11 4 (0.68%) FCoE
11 4 (0.68%) NetScaler
11 4 (0.68%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (8.19%) Big Data
2 45 (7.68%) SQL Server
3 25 (4.27%) Hadoop
3 25 (4.27%) MySQL
4 24 (4.10%) NoSQL
4 24 (4.10%) Relational Database
5 22 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (3.07%) MongoDB
7 16 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (2.22%) RDBMS
9 13 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (2.05%) Apache Hive
10 12 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 8 (1.37%) CouchDB
11 8 (1.37%) Power BI
11 8 (1.37%) Sqoop
12 5 (0.85%) HBase
12 5 (0.85%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 30 (5.12%) Git (software)
2 25 (4.27%) Subversion
3 20 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (2.73%) Maven
5 12 (2.05%) Bitbucket
5 12 (2.05%) Jenkins
6 8 (1.37%) Artifactory
7 6 (1.02%) GitLab
7 6 (1.02%) JIRA
7 6 (1.02%) JUnit
8 5 (0.85%) Mocha
8 5 (0.85%) TestNG
9 4 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.51%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.51%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.34%) GCC
11 2 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.34%) Selenium
11 2 (0.34%) Spock
11 2 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 189 (32.25%) Finance
2 59 (10.07%) Retail
3 56 (9.56%) Banking
4 49 (8.36%) Local Government
5 41 (7.00%) Manufacturing
6 35 (5.97%) Marketing
7 28 (4.78%) Telecoms
8 20 (3.41%) Publishing
9 13 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (2.05%) Advertising
11 10 (1.71%) Investment Banking
12 9 (1.54%) Automotive
12 9 (1.54%) Electronics
13 7 (1.19%) Games
13 7 (1.19%) Legal
14 6 (1.02%) Back Office
15 5 (0.85%) French Language
15 5 (0.85%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.68%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.68%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (15.02%) .NET
2 66 (11.26%) Web Services
3 56 (9.56%) Middleware
4 50 (8.53%) REST
5 49 (8.36%) HTML
6 44 (7.51%) CSS
7 39 (6.66%) AngularJS
8 33 (5.63%) Spring
9 31 (5.29%) SOAP
10 26 (4.44%) JSON
10 26 (4.44%) XML
11 25 (4.27%) Node.js
12 24 (4.10%) Java EE
12 24 (4.10%) RESTful
13 22 (3.75%) Hibernate
14 17 (2.90%) JMS
15 16 (2.73%) ASP.NET
15 16 (2.73%) OAuth
16 15 (2.56%) SAML
17 14 (2.39%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 82 (13.99%) Enterprise Software
2 56 (9.56%) Management Information System
3 46 (7.85%) Data Centre
4 29 (4.95%) Computer Science
5 27 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (4.61%) Mobile App
6 24 (4.10%) User Experience
7 20 (3.41%) Streaming Video
8 19 (3.24%) PlayStation
8 19 (3.24%) Xbox
9 18 (3.07%) N-Tier
10 15 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
11 14 (2.39%) Mainframe
12 9 (1.54%) Public Cloud
13 7 (1.19%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.19%) Cyberthreat
13 7 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
14 6 (1.02%) Handset
14 6 (1.02%) Mobile Banking
14 6 (1.02%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 67 (11.43%) Windows
2 47 (8.02%) Linux
3 33 (5.63%) Android
4 28 (4.78%) Apple iOS
5 19 (3.24%) Unix
5 19 (3.24%) Windows Phone
6 14 (2.39%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.02%) CentOS
8 6 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.34%) Mesosphere
9 2 (0.34%) Solaris
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (39.08%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (22.18%) SOA
3 104 (17.75%) TOGAF
4 92 (15.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 91 (15.53%) Open Source
6 87 (14.85%) DevOps
7 84 (14.33%) UML
8 71 (12.12%) Presales
9 70 (11.95%) Enterprise Architecture
10 56 (9.56%) IT Strategy
11 53 (9.04%) Migration
12 48 (8.19%) ITIL
12 48 (8.19%) Mentoring
13 44 (7.51%) Business Intelligence
13 44 (7.51%) Use Case
13 44 (7.51%) Zachman Framework
14 42 (7.17%) Analytics
14 42 (7.17%) Requirements Analysis
15 39 (6.66%) Waterfall
16 38 (6.48%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 161 (27.47%) Java
2 70 (11.95%) JavaScript
3 57 (9.73%) C#
4 54 (9.22%) Python
5 49 (8.36%) SQL
6 27 (4.61%) PHP
7 22 (3.75%) C
8 20 (3.41%) Objective-C
9 15 (2.56%) PowerShell
10 12 (2.05%) Perl
11 11 (1.88%) C++
12 8 (1.37%) Ruby
12 8 (1.37%) Scala
13 7 (1.19%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.85%) R
14 5 (0.85%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.51%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.51%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.51%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.34%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 77 (13.14%) Degree
2 25 (4.27%) Security Cleared
3 20 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (2.73%) DV Cleared
5 14 (2.39%) CISSP
6 13 (2.22%) CISM
7 12 (2.05%) CCNP
8 11 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (1.71%) CCIE
10 7 (1.19%) A+ Certification
10 7 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
11 6 (1.02%) ISSAP
11 6 (1.02%) SC Cleared
12 5 (0.85%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 5 (0.85%) Master's Degree
13 4 (0.68%) CCDP
13 4 (0.68%) CCIE Data Center
13 4 (0.68%) CCIE Routing and Switching
13 4 (0.68%) CCIE Service Provider
13 4 (0.68%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.29%) QA
2 13 (2.22%) COBIT
3 10 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.37%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.02%) MiFID
6 4 (0.68%) NIST 800
7 3 (0.51%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.51%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.34%) GCP
9 1 (0.17%) GAAP
9 1 (0.17%) GDPR
9 1 (0.17%) PMO
9 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.17%) SLA
9 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 28 (4.78%) Docker
2 17 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.22%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.37%) Apache Flume
5 7 (1.19%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.85%) HDFS
7 4 (0.68%) Firmware
8 3 (0.51%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.51%) vSphere
9 2 (0.34%) QEMU
9 2 (0.34%) Xen
9 2 (0.34%) XenApp
9 2 (0.34%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.17%) etcd
10 1 (0.17%) flannel
10 1 (0.17%) iptables
10 1 (0.17%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (3.41%) Puppet
2 14 (2.39%) CloudHub
3 11 (1.88%) Kubernetes
4 8 (1.37%) Rundeck
5 7 (1.19%) Ansible
6 6 (1.02%) SCCM
6 6 (1.02%) vCenter Server
7 3 (0.51%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (0.34%) Ambari
8 2 (0.34%) Mesos
8 2 (0.34%) SCOM
9 1 (0.17%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.17%) Nessus
9 1 (0.17%) OpenSSO
9 1 (0.17%) Salt
9 1 (0.17%) SELinux
9 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.17%) yum
Vendors
1 98 (16.72%) Microsoft
2 57 (9.73%) VMware
3 54 (9.22%) Oracle
4 36 (6.14%) Google
5 31 (5.29%) Rackspace
6 28 (4.78%) Cognizant
7 27 (4.61%) Cisco
8 25 (4.27%) SAP
9 15 (2.56%) IBM
10 14 (2.39%) MuleSoft
10 14 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
11 13 (2.22%) Juniper
12 10 (1.71%) CA
12 10 (1.71%) Citrix
13 9 (1.54%) Adobe
13 9 (1.54%) NetApp
13 9 (1.54%) Red Hat
13 9 (1.54%) ServiceNow
14 7 (1.19%) Hortonworks
14 7 (1.19%) Teradata
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 50,000 to £65,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Empiric
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
PokerStars
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 90000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 90000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 90000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (+ excellent package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (+ excellent package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (+ excellent package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (+ excellent package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (+ excellent package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (+ excellent package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Thames Valley Police
Salary: £65,000 per annum dep on skills, knowledge & exp + exc benef
Posted: 7 days ago
North West London
onezeero.
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £100000 - £115000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Recann
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + company car + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
Charles Taylor plc
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 18 days ago