The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 58 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 18 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.56% - 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.72% - 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 2
Average salary £57,500 - £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £58,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 - £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
484 256 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 95.84% 97.71% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 465 250 204
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Technical Architect
Bedfordshire

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architect in the job title across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Bedford

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Bedford

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Technical Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Architect in their job title.

1 25 (92.59%) Microsoft
2 22 (81.48%) TDD
3 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (74.07%) .NET
4 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET
5 16 (59.26%) C#
6 15 (55.56%) HTML
7 14 (51.85%) MVC
8 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
8 12 (44.44%) CSS
8 12 (44.44%) Scrum
9 11 (40.74%) HTTP
9 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
10 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
11 6 (22.22%) Project Management
11 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (22.22%) WCF
11 6 (22.22%) Matrix Management
11 6 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (18.52%) WPF
12 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
12 5 (18.52%) SQL
13 4 (14.81%) MCSE
13 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
13 4 (14.81%) VMware
13 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
14 3 (11.11%) Finance
14 3 (11.11%) Firewall

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Technical Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.70%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) HTTP
2 3 (11.11%) VPN
2 3 (11.11%) DNS
2 3 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
3 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.70%) SAN
3 1 (3.70%) LAN
3 1 (3.70%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) .NET
2 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET
3 15 (55.56%) HTML
4 12 (44.44%) CSS
4 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (22.22%) WCF
6 5 (18.52%) WPF
7 2 (7.41%) LINQ
7 2 (7.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
7 2 (7.41%) WinForms
8 1 (3.70%) Ajax
8 1 (3.70%) Web Services
8 1 (3.70%) HTML5
8 1 (3.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) SecurID
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) VMS
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.70%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) TDD
2 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (51.85%) MVC
4 12 (44.44%) Scrum
5 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
6 6 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (22.22%) Matrix Management
6 6 (22.22%) Project Management
6 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) ITIL
9 2 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (7.41%) Change Control
10 1 (3.70%) Product Management
10 1 (3.70%) Domain-Driven Design
10 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
10 1 (3.70%) OO
10 1 (3.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) C#
2 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) MCSE
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.11%) MCSA
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.11%) CCNP
3 2 (7.41%) CCIP
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) MCP
3 2 (7.41%) CCSP
4 1 (3.70%) CCDA
4 1 (3.70%) CCDP
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.70%) HP AIS
4 1 (3.70%) HP ASE
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) vSphere
2 1 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) Lotus
4 1 (3.70%) Symantec
4 1 (3.70%) McAfee
4 1 (3.70%) Clearswift