The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 102 89 76
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 19 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.05% 1.16% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.22% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 22
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,550 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £97,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Technical Architect
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1714 1388 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.06% 95.00% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1519 1198 1330
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Birmingham

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 23 (57.50%) Windows
2 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 13 (32.50%) Citrix
3 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
3 13 (32.50%) VMware
4 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (27.50%) Technical Architecture
4 11 (27.50%) Finance
5 9 (22.50%) UNIX
6 8 (20.00%) Linux
6 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (20.00%) Clustering
7 7 (17.50%) Hyper-V
7 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (17.50%) SQL
7 7 (17.50%) Web Services
8 6 (15.00%) ITIL
8 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
8 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
8 6 (15.00%) SAN
8 6 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (12.50%) Scrum
9 5 (12.50%) Wireshark
9 5 (12.50%) NetApp
9 5 (12.50%) RequisitePro
9 5 (12.50%) Firewall

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) SAN
2 5 (12.50%) Firewall
2 5 (12.50%) Wireshark
2 5 (12.50%) DNS
2 5 (12.50%) HTTPS
3 4 (10.00%) LAN
3 4 (10.00%) WAN
4 3 (7.50%) Unified Communications
5 2 (5.00%) Wireless Security
5 2 (5.00%) Wireless
6 1 (2.50%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) RequisitePro
2 3 (7.50%) JIRA
2 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Ant
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.50%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) Web Services
2 5 (12.50%) .NET
3 4 (10.00%) CSS
3 4 (10.00%) HTML
4 3 (7.50%) HTML5
4 3 (7.50%) PhoneGap
4 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
4 3 (7.50%) XML
4 3 (7.50%) Ajax
4 3 (7.50%) JSON
4 3 (7.50%) jQuery
5 2 (5.00%) SOAP
5 2 (5.00%) REST
6 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Clustering
2 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) User Experience
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (57.50%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) UNIX
3 8 (20.00%) Linux
4 3 (7.50%) AIX
4 3 (7.50%) Android
4 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
4 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.50%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (27.50%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (15.00%) ITIL
4 5 (12.50%) CRM
4 5 (12.50%) SOA
4 5 (12.50%) ETL
4 5 (12.50%) Scrum
5 4 (10.00%) MVC
5 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (7.50%) Time Management
6 3 (7.50%) Change Control
6 3 (7.50%) OOP
6 3 (7.50%) TOGAF
7 2 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (5.00%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.00%) Workflow
7 2 (5.00%) Migration
7 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) Java
3 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (12.50%) MCSE
4 3 (7.50%) MCP
5 2 (5.00%) Degree
5 2 (5.00%) MCSA
5 2 (5.00%) CCA
5 2 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.50%) CCIE
6 1 (2.50%) VCDX
6 1 (2.50%) VCP4
6 1 (2.50%) VCAP
System Software
1 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.50%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.00%) XenApp
5 3 (7.50%) vSphere
6 2 (5.00%) XenServer
6 2 (5.00%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.50%) SRDF
7 1 (2.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) ARCserve
1 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
1 13 (32.50%) Citrix
1 13 (32.50%) VMware
2 5 (12.50%) NetApp
3 4 (10.00%) Cisco
4 3 (7.50%) EMC
4 3 (7.50%) Sencha
5 2 (5.00%) Symantec
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.50%) Intel
6 1 (2.50%) Novell
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.50%) Juniper
6 1 (2.50%) Computacenter
6 1 (2.50%) 3PAR
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 5 days ago