Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Technical Architect was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Senior Technical Architect
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1091 1106 1187
Rank change year-on-year +15 +81 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Architect 83 92 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.049% 0.052% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.053% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 71 69 64
England median annual salary £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £53,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £102,750
UK median annual salary £76,250 £77,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year -1.61% -3.13% +26.98%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 162309 172056 197302
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131276 145303 165484
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Senior Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Technical Architect in England

Senior Technical Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Technical Architect in England

Senior Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Technical Architect in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Technical Architect in England

Senior Technical 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 Technical Architect within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +1 38 £85,000 +6.25% 4
Midlands +51 16 £66,250 +26.19% 1
West Midlands +24 11 £70,000 +33.33% 1
North of England +14 10 £85,000 +19.30%
South East +38 8 £61,000 -28.24% 1
Yorkshire +19 7 £85,000 +30.77%
South West +18 6 £68,500 -11.61%
East of England - 5 £70,000 -
East Midlands - 5 £55,000 -
North West +5 3 £52,500 -34.38%
Senior Technical Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Senior Technical 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 Technical Architect in the job title.

1 52 (62.65%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (43.37%) Scrum
3 32 (38.55%) .NET
4 23 (27.71%) C#
5 22 (26.51%) Java
6 18 (21.69%) C++
7 17 (20.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (20.48%) Kanban
8 16 (19.28%) AngularJS
9 15 (18.07%) TDD
9 15 (18.07%) SQL
10 13 (15.66%) C
10 13 (15.66%) Microsoft
10 13 (15.66%) MVC
10 13 (15.66%) Enterprise Architecture
11 12 (14.46%) Test Automation
12 11 (13.25%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (13.25%) Electronics
12 11 (13.25%) SQL Server
13 10 (12.05%) XML
13 10 (12.05%) SOA
13 10 (12.05%) BDD
13 10 (12.05%) Mentoring
13 10 (12.05%) Performance Optimisation
14 9 (10.84%) IT Strategy
14 9 (10.84%) Node.js
14 9 (10.84%) Spring
14 9 (10.84%) Middleware
14 9 (10.84%) ASP.NET
14 9 (10.84%) Python

Senior Technical 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 6 (7.23%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.02%) Mule
3 4 (4.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (3.61%) Confluence
4 3 (3.61%) IIS
4 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.41%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.20%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.20%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.20%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.20%) CMS
6 1 (1.20%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.20%) JBoss
6 1 (1.20%) OpenEdge
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.20%) Sonic ESB
6 1 (1.20%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.64%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.82%) GitHub
3 4 (4.82%) Office 365
4 3 (3.61%) PaaS
4 3 (3.61%) SaaS
5 2 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.20%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (1.20%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.20%) Heroku
6 1 (1.20%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) SMS
2 3 (3.61%) ATM
2 3 (3.61%) BGP
2 3 (3.61%) DWDM
2 3 (3.61%) EIGRP
2 3 (3.61%) Frame Relay
2 3 (3.61%) LAN
2 3 (3.61%) MPLS
2 3 (3.61%) OSPF
2 3 (3.61%) SDH
2 3 (3.61%) VoIP
2 3 (3.61%) VPN
2 3 (3.61%) WAN
2 3 (3.61%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (3.61%) WLAN
2 3 (3.61%) X.25
2 3 (3.61%) xDSL
3 1 (1.20%) DNS
3 1 (1.20%) Firewall
3 1 (1.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.64%) MySQL
2 8 (9.64%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.20%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.20%) Hazelcast
4 1 (1.20%) HBase
4 1 (1.20%) HCatalog
4 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.20%) Power BI
4 1 (1.20%) Presto
4 1 (1.20%) Redis
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.20%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.02%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.02%) JUnit
3 3 (3.61%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.61%) JIRA
3 3 (3.61%) Subversion
4 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (13.25%) Electronics
2 9 (10.84%) Finance
2 9 (10.84%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.02%) Advertising
3 5 (6.02%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.02%) Marketing
4 3 (3.61%) Back Office
4 3 (3.61%) Front Office
5 1 (1.20%) Automotive
5 1 (1.20%) French Language
5 1 (1.20%) German Language
5 1 (1.20%) Local Government
5 1 (1.20%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (38.55%) .NET
2 16 (19.28%) AngularJS
3 10 (12.05%) XML
4 9 (10.84%) ASP.NET
4 9 (10.84%) Hibernate
4 9 (10.84%) Middleware
4 9 (10.84%) Node.js
4 9 (10.84%) Spring
5 8 (9.64%) REST
5 8 (9.64%) Spring MVC
5 8 (9.64%) Web Services
6 7 (8.43%) .NET Framework
7 6 (7.23%) CSS
7 6 (7.23%) J2EE
7 6 (7.23%) JSON
7 6 (7.23%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (7.23%) SOAP
8 5 (6.02%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (6.02%) HTML
8 5 (6.02%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (8.43%) Computer Science
1 7 (8.43%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.02%) Device Driver
2 5 (6.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (4.82%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.61%) IVR
5 2 (2.41%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.41%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (1.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.02%) Windows
2 2 (2.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (62.65%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (43.37%) Scrum
3 17 (20.48%) Kanban
3 17 (20.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (18.07%) TDD
5 13 (15.66%) Enterprise Architecture
5 13 (15.66%) MVC
6 12 (14.46%) Test Automation
7 10 (12.05%) BDD
7 10 (12.05%) Mentoring
7 10 (12.05%) Performance Optimisation
7 10 (12.05%) SOA
8 9 (10.84%) IT Strategy
8 9 (10.84%) TOGAF
9 7 (8.43%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (8.43%) Validation
10 6 (7.23%) Network Design
10 6 (7.23%) Software Engineering
10 6 (7.23%) Visualisation
11 5 (6.02%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (27.71%) C#
2 22 (26.51%) Java
3 18 (21.69%) C++
4 15 (18.07%) SQL
5 13 (15.66%) C
6 9 (10.84%) Python
7 8 (9.64%) JavaScript
7 8 (9.64%) PHP
8 4 (4.82%) C++/CLI
9 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.41%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.20%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (8.43%) Degree
2 4 (4.82%) CCIE
2 4 (4.82%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.61%) CCDE
3 3 (3.61%) JNCIP
4 1 (1.20%) CCNP
4 1 (1.20%) CCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) HIPAA
2 2 (2.41%) QA
3 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.20%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (6.02%) Firmware
2 2 (2.41%) Docker
3 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.20%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.20%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Mesos
1 1 (1.20%) Nagios
1 1 (1.20%) Oozie
1 1 (1.20%) SnapMirror
1 1 (1.20%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 13 (15.66%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.23%) Oracle
2 6 (7.23%) SAP
3 4 (4.82%) TIBCO
4 3 (3.61%) Cisco
4 3 (3.61%) Juniper
4 3 (3.61%) Pega
5 2 (2.41%) Telerik
6 1 (1.20%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.20%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.20%) IBM
6 1 (1.20%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.20%) NetApp
6 1 (1.20%) Sitecore