Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 23 July 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 288 290 288
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 30 61 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.49% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.51% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26 58 31
West Midlands median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £48,500 £42,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £81,875 £76,250 £90,000
England median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 9700 11899 10820
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.69% 96.18% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8178 9456 9025
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £23,034
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Senior Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Architect in the West Midlands

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Senior Architect in the West Midlands

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Architect in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Architect in the West Midlands

Senior Architect
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Architect within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Birmingham +10 12 £70,000 +16.67% 1
Warwickshire +34 10 £58,750 +17.50%
Coventry +10 3 £65,000 +36.84%
Worcestershire -9 3 £77,500 +6.90%
Solihull -32 1 £70,000 -3.45%
Halesowen - 1 £43,500 -
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 West Midlands region featuring Senior Architect in the job title.

1 14 (46.67%) TOGAF
2 12 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (36.67%) Finance
3 11 (36.67%) Presales
4 10 (33.33%) Analytics
4 10 (33.33%) ArchiMate
4 10 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 10 (33.33%) UML
4 10 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (30.00%) Management Information System
5 9 (30.00%) Migration
5 9 (30.00%) Banking
5 9 (30.00%) Data Migration
5 9 (30.00%) Data Integration
5 9 (30.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 9 (30.00%) Data Acquisition
5 9 (30.00%) Data Ingestion
6 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (20.00%) MVC
7 6 (20.00%) C#
8 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 4 (13.33%) Entity Framework
9 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
9 4 (13.33%) HTML
9 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
9 4 (13.33%) CSS
9 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
9 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
10 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API

Senior Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.33%) IIS
1 1 (3.33%) OpenEdge
1 1 (3.33%) Sonic ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.33%) NAS
2 1 (3.33%) Network Security
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.33%) Looker
4 1 (3.33%) Power BI
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Fiddler
1 1 (3.33%) Rational Rose
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Automotive
3 1 (3.33%) Publishing
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
1 4 (13.33%) CSS
1 4 (13.33%) Entity Framework
1 4 (13.33%) HTML
2 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (10.00%) jQuery
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.67%) Node.js
4 1 (3.33%) .NET Core
4 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Core
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.33%) REST
4 1 (3.33%) SOAP
4 1 (3.33%) WCF
4 1 (3.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) TOGAF
2 12 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (36.67%) Presales
4 10 (33.33%) Analytics
4 10 (33.33%) ArchiMate
4 10 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 10 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (33.33%) UML
5 9 (30.00%) Data Acquisition
5 9 (30.00%) Data Ingestion
5 9 (30.00%) Data Integration
5 9 (30.00%) Data Migration
5 9 (30.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 9 (30.00%) Migration
6 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (20.00%) MVC
8 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
9 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (10.00%) Information Assurance
9 3 (10.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.00%) Java
3 3 (10.00%) PHP
3 3 (10.00%) Python
3 3 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) C
4 2 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) Perl
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Data Quality
1 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Fortify
1 1 (3.33%) Nagios
1 1 (3.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Casewise
2 1 (3.33%) HP
2 1 (3.33%) NetApp
2 1 (3.33%) Tableau
2 1 (3.33%) Veracode
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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