The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 35 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 10 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.56% 3.97% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.72% 4.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 0
Average salary £72,500 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.08% -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Technical Architect
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
269 461 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 95.73% 96.24% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 191 444 258
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 22 (95.65%) .NET
2 20 (86.96%) Scrum
2 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
4 14 (60.87%) C#
5 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
5 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
6 7 (30.43%) HTML
6 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
6 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
6 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
6 7 (30.43%) CSS
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle
6 7 (30.43%) MVC
6 7 (30.43%) WCF
6 7 (30.43%) WPF
6 7 (30.43%) Silverlight
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (30.43%) Matrix Management
6 7 (30.43%) TDD
6 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
7 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (8.70%) VMware
7 2 (8.70%) VLAN
7 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.70%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
1 2 (8.70%) SMTP
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
1 2 (8.70%) MPLS
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) VLAN
1 2 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
2 7 (30.43%) CSS
2 7 (30.43%) WCF
2 7 (30.43%) WPF
2 7 (30.43%) Silverlight
2 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (30.43%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) UNIX
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
1 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Scrum
1 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) TDD
2 7 (30.43%) Matrix Management
2 7 (30.43%) MVC
3 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) C#
2 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.70%) vSphere
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Altiris
4 1 (4.35%) FalconStor
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) CommVault
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