Senior Architect Jobs in London

Senior Architect
England > London

The median Senior Architect salary in London is £93,500 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 12 June 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
12 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 258 375 580
Rank change year-on-year +117 +205 -140
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 277 236 368
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.12% 0.76% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 0.80% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 121 133 200
10th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £75,000
25th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £93,500 £92,500 £97,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.08% -5.13% +14.71%
75th Percentile £107,500 £110,000 £110,000
90th Percentile £137,500 £120,000 £120,000
England median annual salary £74,000 £85,000 £87,500
% change year-on-year -12.94% -2.86% +9.38%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies in London. 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.

Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 23,403 29,645 71,541
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.44% 94.97% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 17,198 22,316 34,853
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,750 £41,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £54,988 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% -
75th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £91,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £115,000 £110,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,713 £60,000
% change year-on-year -13.53% +1.19% +9.09%

Senior Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Architect in London

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Architect in London.

Salary trend for Senior Architect in London

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Architect in London over the 6 months to 12 June 2024.

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 6 months to 12 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Central London +38 24 £92,500 -5.13% 2
West London -6 1 £55,000 -14.73%
South London - 1 £125,000 -
Senior Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 June 2024, Senior Architect job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Senior Architect in the job title.

1 125 (45.13%) Azure
2 107 (38.63%) Finance
2 107 (38.63%) Agile
3 78 (28.16%) AWS
4 77 (27.80%) Microsoft
5 69 (24.91%) GCP
6 68 (24.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 60 (21.66%) Mentoring
8 59 (21.30%) Banking
9 57 (20.58%) Migration
10 55 (19.86%) Data Modelling
11 54 (19.49%) Roadmaps
11 54 (19.49%) Social Skills
12 48 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
13 47 (16.97%) Customer Experience
13 47 (16.97%) Degree
14 46 (16.61%) Business Strategy
15 43 (15.52%) Data Management
15 43 (15.52%) Asset Management
16 42 (15.16%) Data Strategy
17 39 (14.08%) Technical Leadership
18 38 (13.72%) DevOps
18 38 (13.72%) Data Architecture
19 34 (12.27%) Retail
19 34 (12.27%) Problem-Solving
19 34 (12.27%) Metadata
20 32 (11.55%) Coaching
20 32 (11.55%) Business Development
21 31 (11.19%) Google
21 31 (11.19%) Stakeholder Management

Senior Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (6.14%) Apache Spark
2 12 (4.33%) Microsoft Exchange
3 10 (3.61%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.53%) Apache
4 7 (2.53%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (1.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.44%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.08%) SAP BPC
1 3 (1.08%) SAP CO
1 3 (1.08%) SAP FI
1 3 (1.08%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.36%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (0.36%) IBM Planning Analytics
Cloud Services
1 125 (45.13%) Azure
2 78 (28.16%) AWS
3 69 (24.91%) GCP
4 26 (9.39%) Dynamics 365
5 25 (9.03%) Power Platform
6 19 (6.86%) SaaS
7 18 (6.50%) Microsoft 365
8 16 (5.78%) PaaS
9 13 (4.69%) Power Automate
10 10 (3.61%) IaaS
11 9 (3.25%) AWS CloudFormation
11 9 (3.25%) Snowflake
12 7 (2.53%) Amazon Kinesis
12 7 (2.53%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 7 (2.53%) Serverless
12 7 (2.53%) Stackdriver
13 6 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
14 5 (1.81%) AWS Direct Connect
14 5 (1.81%) Azure ExpressRoute
15 3 (1.08%) Azure Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.50%) Firewall
2 16 (5.78%) MPLS
3 9 (3.25%) DNS
4 5 (1.81%) BGP
4 5 (1.81%) DHCP
4 5 (1.81%) DMVPN
4 5 (1.81%) DWDM
4 5 (1.81%) EIGRP
4 5 (1.81%) GLBP
4 5 (1.81%) HTTP
4 5 (1.81%) HTTPS
4 5 (1.81%) IGRP
4 5 (1.81%) IPsec
4 5 (1.81%) LAN
4 5 (1.81%) Multicast
4 5 (1.81%) OSPF
4 5 (1.81%) SNMP
4 5 (1.81%) SSL
4 5 (1.81%) VPN
4 5 (1.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.27%) Metadata
2 22 (7.94%) Data Lake
3 17 (6.14%) Data Mining
3 17 (6.14%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (4.33%) SQL Server
5 10 (3.61%) Apache Ignite
5 10 (3.61%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (3.61%) Hadoop
6 8 (2.89%) Amazon Redshift
6 8 (2.89%) Big Data
7 7 (2.53%) BigQuery
7 7 (2.53%) NoSQL
8 6 (2.17%) Delta Lake
8 6 (2.17%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.81%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.81%) Power BI
9 5 (1.81%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.08%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.36%) NewSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (4.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.44%) Git
3 3 (1.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.36%) ERwin
4 1 (0.36%) JIRA
4 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 107 (38.63%) Finance
2 68 (24.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 59 (21.30%) Banking
4 54 (19.49%) Social Skills
5 48 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (12.27%) Retail
7 29 (10.47%) Retail Banking
8 23 (8.30%) Presentation Skills
9 17 (6.14%) Back Office
9 17 (6.14%) Financial Institution
10 12 (4.33%) Documentation Skills
11 9 (3.25%) Public Sector
12 5 (1.81%) Manufacturing
13 4 (1.44%) Influencing Skills
14 3 (1.08%) Brand Awareness
14 3 (1.08%) Law
14 3 (1.08%) Marketing
15 2 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.36%) Front Office
16 1 (0.36%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.14%) Kafka
2 10 (3.61%) .NET
3 7 (2.53%) Apache Beam
3 7 (2.53%) HTML
4 5 (1.81%) 802.1X
4 5 (1.81%) XML
5 4 (1.44%) .NET Core
5 4 (1.44%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.44%) ASP.NET Core
5 4 (1.44%) Django
5 4 (1.44%) Entity Framework
5 4 (1.44%) Hibernate
5 4 (1.44%) Node.js
5 4 (1.44%) React
5 4 (1.44%) Spring
5 4 (1.44%) Spring MVC
6 2 (0.72%) Web Services
7 1 (0.36%) ARM Templates
7 1 (0.36%) FHIR
7 1 (0.36%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.50%) Data Centre
1 18 (6.50%) Data Structures
2 17 (6.14%) Virtual Team
3 15 (5.42%) PMI
3 15 (5.42%) Reinsurance
4 10 (3.61%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.89%) Legacy Systems
6 7 (2.53%) PKI
7 6 (2.17%) Cloud Native
7 6 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (2.17%) NHS
7 6 (2.17%) Product Ownership
8 5 (1.81%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.44%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.08%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.72%) Cyberattack
11 2 (0.72%) Social Media
12 1 (0.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.36%) FMCG
12 1 (0.36%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.42%) Linux
2 5 (1.81%) Unix
2 5 (1.81%) Windows
3 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (38.63%) Agile
2 60 (21.66%) Mentoring
3 57 (20.58%) Migration
4 55 (19.86%) Data Modelling
5 54 (19.49%) Roadmaps
6 47 (16.97%) Customer Experience
7 46 (16.61%) Business Strategy
8 43 (15.52%) Asset Management
8 43 (15.52%) Data Management
9 42 (15.16%) Data Strategy
10 39 (14.08%) Technical Leadership
11 38 (13.72%) Data Architecture
11 38 (13.72%) DevOps
12 34 (12.27%) Problem-Solving
13 32 (11.55%) Business Development
13 32 (11.55%) Coaching
14 31 (11.19%) Stakeholder Management
15 29 (10.47%) Project Management
16 28 (10.11%) Technology Strategy
17 27 (9.75%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (9.03%) SQL
2 20 (7.22%) Python
3 19 (6.86%) C#
4 14 (5.05%) Java
5 10 (3.61%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.17%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.72%) C
7 2 (0.72%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.36%) Bicep
8 1 (0.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 47 (16.97%) Degree
2 26 (9.39%) AWS Certification
3 22 (7.94%) Security Cleared
4 17 (6.14%) Azure Certification
4 17 (6.14%) SC Cleared
5 16 (5.78%) PMI Certification
6 10 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (2.89%) AWS Certified Developer
7 8 (2.89%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
7 8 (2.89%) CISSP
8 6 (2.17%) CCNA
8 6 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (1.81%) CISM
9 5 (1.81%) GIAC
10 4 (1.44%) CRISC
10 4 (1.44%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.44%) ISSMP
10 4 (1.44%) Master's Degree
11 3 (1.08%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.33%) SLA
2 8 (2.89%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.53%) PMO
4 4 (1.44%) COBIT
4 4 (1.44%) QA
5 1 (0.36%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.36%) NIST
5 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.36%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 13 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.89%) KVM
2 8 (2.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.81%) Docker
4 2 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 16 (5.78%) Terraform
2 7 (2.53%) Consul
3 5 (1.81%) Ansible
3 5 (1.81%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.81%) Progress Chef
3 5 (1.81%) Puppet
4 2 (0.72%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 1 (0.36%) CASB
Vendors
1 77 (27.80%) Microsoft
2 31 (11.19%) Google
3 18 (6.50%) Salesforce
4 16 (5.78%) Informatica
4 16 (5.78%) Juniper
5 14 (5.05%) Databricks
6 13 (4.69%) Cisco
7 12 (4.33%) Oracle
8 11 (3.97%) SAP
9 9 (3.25%) VMware
10 5 (1.81%) Arista
10 5 (1.81%) Fortinet
10 5 (1.81%) Tufin
11 4 (1.44%) Alibaba
12 3 (1.08%) Sparx
13 2 (0.72%) Facebook
13 2 (0.72%) Teradata
13 2 (0.72%) Twitter
14 1 (0.36%) Cognos
14 1 (0.36%) IBM