The median annual salary for a Senior Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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

Senior Architect
England / London
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 426 484 461
Rank change year-on-year +58 -23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 167 181 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.49% 0.43% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.44% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 118 152 192
Median salary £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,250 £60,250
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £67,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +0.74% +3.07%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32705 40728 42746
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.63% 95.97% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 27525 35261 35942
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Architect in London

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Architect in London

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Architect in London over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Architect in London

Senior Architect
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
City of London +30 21 £85,000 +13.33% 3
Westminster -3 11 £85,000 -
Canary Wharf - 11 £82,500 -
Feltham - 1 - -
West End of London - 1 £110,000 - 1
Senior Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 London region featuring Senior Architect in the job title.

1 114 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (30.90%) Java
3 68 (23.61%) Finance
4 57 (19.79%) Degree
4 57 (19.79%) Amazon AWS
5 46 (15.97%) TOGAF
6 44 (15.28%) JavaScript
7 43 (14.93%) SOA
8 41 (14.24%) Microsoft Azure
9 38 (13.19%) Windows
10 35 (12.15%) Python
11 34 (11.81%) SaaS
12 33 (11.46%) SQL
12 33 (11.46%) IT Strategy
13 32 (11.11%) REST
14 31 (10.76%) Oracle
14 31 (10.76%) SQL Server
14 31 (10.76%) Banking
14 31 (10.76%) Stakeholder Management
14 31 (10.76%) Analytics
15 30 (10.42%) IaaS
15 30 (10.42%) Data Centre
16 29 (10.07%) Enterprise Software
16 29 (10.07%) Waterfall
16 29 (10.07%) Open Source
17 28 (9.72%) .NET
18 27 (9.38%) UML
18 27 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
19 26 (9.03%) Microsoft
19 26 (9.03%) C#

Senior Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 17 (5.90%) Apache Spark
2 16 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.13%) Anypoint
4 9 (3.13%) Apache Pig
4 9 (3.13%) Mule
4 9 (3.13%) Mule ESB
4 9 (3.13%) Oracle Service Bus
5 7 (2.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (2.43%) CMS
6 6 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (2.08%) Smallworld
7 4 (1.39%) Apache
8 3 (1.04%) IIS
8 3 (1.04%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.04%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.69%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.69%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (1.74%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.39%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.74%) Eloqua
2 3 (1.04%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.69%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.69%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.35%) Pega PRPC
4 1 (0.35%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 57 (19.79%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (14.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (11.81%) SaaS
4 30 (10.42%) IaaS
5 23 (7.99%) PaaS
6 16 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 15 (5.21%) GitHub
8 13 (4.51%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (4.51%) Office 365
9 8 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
10 7 (2.43%) Adobe Analytics
11 5 (1.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (1.74%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (1.74%) Bluemix
11 5 (1.74%) CloudFront
11 5 (1.74%) Google App Engine
11 5 (1.74%) IBM Cloud
11 5 (1.74%) Route 53
12 3 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 3 (1.04%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.82%) LAN
1 11 (3.82%) WAN
2 9 (3.13%) VPN
3 7 (2.43%) DNS
3 7 (2.43%) Firewall
3 7 (2.43%) MPLS
4 6 (2.08%) BGP
4 6 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (2.08%) EIGRP
4 6 (2.08%) SAN
5 5 (1.74%) DHCP
6 4 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (1.39%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (1.39%) FCoE
6 4 (1.39%) IPsec
6 4 (1.39%) SSL
6 4 (1.39%) tcpdump
6 4 (1.39%) VRRP
6 4 (1.39%) Wireless
6 4 (1.39%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.76%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.03%) Hadoop
2 26 (9.03%) NoSQL
3 24 (8.33%) Big Data
4 18 (6.25%) MongoDB
5 17 (5.90%) Relational Database
6 15 (5.21%) MySQL
7 14 (4.86%) RDBMS
8 13 (4.51%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (4.51%) Apache Hive
8 13 (4.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (4.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 8 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (2.43%) HBase
12 6 (2.08%) Kdb+
12 6 (2.08%) SAP HANA
12 6 (2.08%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 13 (4.51%) Git (software)
1 13 (4.51%) Subversion
2 10 (3.47%) Maven
3 6 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.74%) Mocha
4 5 (1.74%) TestNG
5 4 (1.39%) Artifactory
5 4 (1.39%) Bitbucket
5 4 (1.39%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.39%) Selenium
6 3 (1.04%) Axure RP
6 3 (1.04%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (1.04%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.69%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.69%) ERwin
7 2 (0.69%) JIRA
7 2 (0.69%) JUnit
7 2 (0.69%) Mockito
7 2 (0.69%) Vagrant
General
1 68 (23.61%) Finance
2 31 (10.76%) Banking
3 21 (7.29%) Telecoms
4 20 (6.94%) Marketing
5 16 (5.56%) Retail
6 14 (4.86%) Investment Banking
7 13 (4.51%) Automotive
8 7 (2.43%) Billing
9 5 (1.74%) Advertising
9 5 (1.74%) Legal
10 4 (1.39%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.39%) Front Office
11 3 (1.04%) Back Office
11 3 (1.04%) Publishing
12 2 (0.69%) Games
12 2 (0.69%) Local Government
13 1 (0.35%) Electronics
13 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.35%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (11.11%) REST
2 28 (9.72%) .NET
3 26 (9.03%) AngularJS
4 25 (8.68%) HTML
5 22 (7.64%) CSS
6 20 (6.94%) Node.js
7 18 (6.25%) SOAP
8 16 (5.56%) JSON
8 16 (5.56%) RESTful
8 16 (5.56%) Spring
8 16 (5.56%) Web Services
9 15 (5.21%) HTML5
10 13 (4.51%) Java EE
10 13 (4.51%) Middleware
10 13 (4.51%) XML
11 12 (4.17%) Hibernate
11 12 (4.17%) JMS
11 12 (4.17%) React
12 11 (3.82%) Kafka
12 11 (3.82%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.42%) Data Centre
2 29 (10.07%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (7.99%) User Experience
4 16 (5.56%) Mobile App
5 14 (4.86%) Streaming Video
6 12 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 12 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (3.82%) Management Information System
7 11 (3.82%) PlayStation
7 11 (3.82%) Xbox
8 9 (3.13%) Mainframe
9 6 (2.08%) Derivative
9 6 (2.08%) Market Risk
10 5 (1.74%) Equities
11 4 (1.39%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (1.39%) Fixed Income
11 4 (1.39%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 38 (13.19%) Windows
2 23 (7.99%) Linux
3 20 (6.94%) Android
3 20 (6.94%) Apple iOS
4 15 (5.21%) Unix
5 11 (3.82%) Windows Phone
6 4 (1.39%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.35%) Mesosphere
7 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.35%) Solaris
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (15.97%) TOGAF
3 43 (14.93%) SOA
4 33 (11.46%) IT Strategy
5 31 (10.76%) Analytics
5 31 (10.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (10.07%) Open Source
6 29 (10.07%) Waterfall
7 27 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (9.38%) UML
8 25 (8.68%) Enterprise Architecture
9 22 (7.64%) Data Management
9 22 (7.64%) Scrum
9 22 (7.64%) Technical Architecture
10 21 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (7.29%) Mentoring
10 21 (7.29%) Network Architecture
10 21 (7.29%) Presales
11 20 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (6.60%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 89 (30.90%) Java
2 44 (15.28%) JavaScript
3 35 (12.15%) Python
4 33 (11.46%) SQL
5 26 (9.03%) C#
6 16 (5.56%) Scala
7 12 (4.17%) Objective-C
8 10 (3.47%) PowerShell
9 9 (3.13%) Bash Shell
9 9 (3.13%) Ruby
10 7 (2.43%) Perl
11 5 (1.74%) C++
11 5 (1.74%) PHP
12 4 (1.39%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.04%) C
13 3 (1.04%) Clojure
13 3 (1.04%) Groovy
13 3 (1.04%) R
14 2 (0.69%) Go
14 2 (0.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 57 (19.79%) Degree
2 19 (6.60%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (4.17%) CCNP
4 11 (3.82%) CISSP
5 10 (3.47%) CISM
6 9 (3.13%) CCIE
7 6 (2.08%) CCDP
7 6 (2.08%) ISSAP
8 5 (1.74%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 4 (1.39%) A+ Certification
9 4 (1.39%) CCSE
9 4 (1.39%) CCSP
9 4 (1.39%) CREST Certified
9 4 (1.39%) GIAC
10 3 (1.04%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.69%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (0.69%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.69%) JNCIA
11 2 (0.69%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.35%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.33%) QA
2 6 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.08%) MiFID
3 5 (1.74%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.04%) SDET
5 2 (0.69%) COBIT
5 2 (0.69%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.69%) GCP
5 2 (0.69%) SEPA
6 1 (0.35%) PMO
6 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (6.25%) Docker
2 9 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.43%) Apache Flume
4 5 (1.74%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.04%) HDFS
6 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.35%) etcd
6 1 (0.35%) flannel
6 1 (0.35%) iptables
Systems Management
1 13 (4.51%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (4.17%) Puppet
3 10 (3.47%) Ansible
4 9 (3.13%) CloudHub
5 4 (1.39%) Rundeck
6 3 (1.04%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.69%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (0.69%) Mesos
7 2 (0.69%) SCCM
8 1 (0.35%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.35%) Ambari
8 1 (0.35%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.35%) OpenSSO
8 1 (0.35%) Salt
8 1 (0.35%) SELinux
8 1 (0.35%) Terraform
8 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.35%) yum
Vendors
1 31 (10.76%) Oracle
2 26 (9.03%) Microsoft
3 20 (6.94%) Cognizant
4 18 (6.25%) Cisco
5 13 (4.51%) Adobe
6 11 (3.82%) SAP
6 11 (3.82%) ServiceNow
6 11 (3.82%) VMware
7 10 (3.47%) Google
7 10 (3.47%) IBM
7 10 (3.47%) Juniper
8 9 (3.13%) Citrix
8 9 (3.13%) MuleSoft
9 7 (2.43%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (2.43%) Splunk
10 6 (2.08%) Hortonworks
10 6 (2.08%) Informatica
10 6 (2.08%) Palo Alto
10 6 (2.08%) StreamBase
10 6 (2.08%) Teradata
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