The median annual salary for a Senior Technical Architect was £68,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 817 869 945
Rank change year-on-year +52 +76  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Architect 53 44 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.059% 0.045% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.046% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 39 31 39
Median salary £68,500 £77,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.61% +19.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £49,097 £56,462 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £89,250 £84,500 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £77,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -22.58% +19.23%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85523 94943 107102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.54% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69945 79998 88268
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Technical Architect in the UK

Senior Technical Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Technical Architect in the UK

Senior Technical Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Technical Architect over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Technical Architect in the UK

Senior Technical Architect
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 23 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
England +59 50 £68,500 -11.61% 10
London +1 13 £77,500 - 3
South East +62 11 £75,000 -9.09% 1
Hampshire +12 5 - - 1
Yorkshire +7 5 £60,000 -22.58% 1
East of England +3 5 £70,000 - 1
Cambridge - 5 £70,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £70,000 - 1
Berkshire - 5 £90,000 -
Southampton - 5 - -
Sheffield - 5 £60,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 5 £60,000 - 1
South West +12 4 £68,500 -11.61% 1
Manchester -15 4 £52,500 -34.37%
North West -38 4 £52,500 -34.37%
Reading - 4 - -
Derbyshire - 4 £55,000 -
Bristol - 4 £68,500 -
Derby - 4 £55,000 -
East Midlands - 4 £55,000 - 2
Scotland - 3 £65,000 -
City of London +24 2 £95,000 -13.63%
Hounslow - 2 £80,000 -
Glasgow - 2 £72,500 -
Surrey +34 1 £60,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £80,000 - 1
Maidenhead - 1 £90,000 -
Egham - 1 £60,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £50,000 -
Coulsdon - 1 £87,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 featuring Senior Technical Architect in the job title.

1 36 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (40.28%) .NET
3 25 (34.72%) Java
4 24 (33.33%) Scrum
5 23 (31.94%) Microsoft
5 23 (31.94%) AngularJS
6 20 (27.78%) Finance
7 19 (26.39%) C#
7 19 (26.39%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (20.83%) Degree
9 14 (19.44%) Enterprise Architecture
9 14 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (19.44%) JavaScript
9 14 (19.44%) DevOps
10 13 (18.06%) HTML
10 13 (18.06%) Technical Architecture
10 13 (18.06%) Node.js
11 12 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
11 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 12 (16.67%) CSS
11 12 (16.67%) SOA
12 11 (15.28%) Open Source
12 11 (15.28%) SaaS
12 11 (15.28%) REST
13 10 (13.89%) Software Architecture
13 10 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (13.89%) Kanban
13 10 (13.89%) Oracle
13 10 (13.89%) SharePoint

Senior Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 10 (13.89%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.72%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (6.94%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (5.56%) Apache Pig
4 4 (5.56%) Mule
4 4 (5.56%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.17%) CMS
5 3 (4.17%) Confluence
5 3 (4.17%) IIS
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.39%) Apache
7 1 (1.39%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.39%) ArcGIS
7 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (26.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (15.28%) SaaS
4 9 (12.50%) PaaS
5 5 (6.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (6.94%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (6.94%) CloudFront
5 5 (6.94%) iPaaS
5 5 (6.94%) Route 53
5 5 (6.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (5.56%) GitHub
6 4 (5.56%) Office 365
7 3 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.39%) G Suite
8 1 (1.39%) Heroku
8 1 (1.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) Internet
2 2 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (2.78%) LAN
2 2 (2.78%) MPLS
2 2 (2.78%) SMS
2 2 (2.78%) WAN
3 1 (1.39%) DHCP
3 1 (1.39%) DNS
3 1 (1.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (9.72%) Hadoop
3 7 (9.72%) NoSQL
4 6 (8.33%) Big Data
4 6 (8.33%) Power BI
4 6 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (6.94%) Apache Hive
5 5 (6.94%) MySQL
5 5 (6.94%) PowerPivot
5 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.94%) Sqoop
5 5 (6.94%) Text Mining
6 4 (5.56%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.39%) Redis
8 1 (1.39%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.94%) Bitbucket
4 5 (6.94%) GitLab
4 5 (6.94%) Mocha
4 5 (6.94%) TestNG
5 4 (5.56%) JUnit
6 3 (4.17%) JIRA
6 3 (4.17%) Subversion
6 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (27.78%) Finance
2 8 (11.11%) Electronics
3 4 (5.56%) Advertising
3 4 (5.56%) Local Government
3 4 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.56%) Marketing
3 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.17%) Back Office
4 3 (4.17%) French Language
4 3 (4.17%) Front Office
4 3 (4.17%) Games
5 2 (2.78%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.39%) Banking
6 1 (1.39%) German Language
6 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.39%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (40.28%) .NET
2 23 (31.94%) AngularJS
3 13 (18.06%) HTML
3 13 (18.06%) Node.js
4 12 (16.67%) CSS
5 11 (15.28%) REST
6 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 9 (12.50%) JSON
6 9 (12.50%) Middleware
6 9 (12.50%) Web Services
7 6 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 6 (8.33%) Kafka
8 5 (6.94%) HTML5
8 5 (6.94%) jQuery
8 5 (6.94%) Natural Language Processing
8 5 (6.94%) PhoneGap
8 5 (6.94%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (6.94%) RESTful
8 5 (6.94%) Spring MVC
8 5 (6.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
1 5 (6.94%) Data Centre
1 5 (6.94%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (6.94%) Mobile App
1 5 (6.94%) User Experience
2 4 (5.56%) Device Driver
2 4 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.17%) IVR
3 3 (4.17%) Raspberry Pi
4 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.39%) DataPower
4 1 (1.39%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Linux
1 5 (6.94%) Unix
1 5 (6.94%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (33.33%) Scrum
3 14 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (19.44%) DevOps
3 14 (19.44%) Enterprise Architecture
4 13 (18.06%) Technical Architecture
5 12 (16.67%) SOA
6 11 (15.28%) Open Source
7 10 (13.89%) Analytics
7 10 (13.89%) Kanban
7 10 (13.89%) Mentoring
7 10 (13.89%) Software Architecture
8 9 (12.50%) Microservices
9 8 (11.11%) CRM
9 8 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
9 8 (11.11%) Data Security
9 8 (11.11%) MVC
9 8 (11.11%) Presales
9 8 (11.11%) SDLC
10 7 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (34.72%) Java
2 19 (26.39%) C#
3 14 (19.44%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.11%) Python
5 7 (9.72%) Ruby
5 7 (9.72%) SQL
6 6 (8.33%) C++
6 6 (8.33%) PHP
7 5 (6.94%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.56%) C
9 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.17%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.39%) C++/CLI
10 1 (1.39%) Clojure
10 1 (1.39%) Scala
10 1 (1.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (20.83%) Degree
2 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.39%) CCIE
4 1 (1.39%) CCNP
4 1 (1.39%) CCSM
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.39%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.39%) PMO
2 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.33%) Docker
2 5 (6.94%) Apache Flume
3 4 (5.56%) Firmware
4 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.94%) Kubernetes
2 5 (6.94%) Puppet
3 1 (1.39%) SnapMirror
3 1 (1.39%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 23 (31.94%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.89%) Oracle
3 6 (8.33%) SAP
4 5 (6.94%) Ab Initio
4 5 (6.94%) Hortonworks
4 5 (6.94%) Informatica
4 5 (6.94%) Teradata
5 4 (5.56%) TIBCO
6 3 (4.17%) Pega
6 3 (4.17%) Telerik
7 1 (1.39%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.39%) Google
7 1 (1.39%) NetApp
7 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.39%) Splunk
7 1 (1.39%) StreamBase
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