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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 100 78 71
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 22 35 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.21% 1.95% 2.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 2.04% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 18 31 24
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £100,000 £66,750
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
1751 1714 1620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.21% 95.54% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1434 1490 1348
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 April 2015.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 22 (59.46%) Citrix
2 21 (56.76%) Active Directory
3 19 (51.35%) Windows
4 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
5 15 (40.54%) VMware
6 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
7 11 (29.73%) SQL
8 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
8 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (24.32%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (24.32%) Clustering
9 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
10 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
11 7 (18.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (18.92%) UNIX
11 7 (18.92%) Web Services
11 7 (18.92%) Retail
12 6 (16.22%) Finance
12 6 (16.22%) Cisco
12 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
13 5 (13.51%) Dynamics CRM
13 5 (13.51%) Wireshark
13 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (13.51%) Database Mirroring
13 5 (13.51%) DNS
13 5 (13.51%) HTTPS
13 5 (13.51%) CRM

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) DNS
1 5 (13.51%) HTTPS
1 5 (13.51%) SAN
1 5 (13.51%) Firewall
1 5 (13.51%) Wireshark
2 4 (10.81%) LAN
2 4 (10.81%) WAN
3 2 (5.41%) Wireless Security
3 2 (5.41%) Wireless
4 1 (2.70%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) RequisitePro
2 1 (2.70%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Ant
General
1 7 (18.92%) Retail
2 6 (16.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) Web Services
2 3 (8.11%) .NET
3 2 (5.41%) CSS
3 2 (5.41%) SOAP
3 2 (5.41%) REST
3 2 (5.41%) HTML
4 1 (2.70%) PhoneGap
4 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.70%) XML
4 1 (2.70%) Ajax
4 1 (2.70%) JSON
4 1 (2.70%) jQuery
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Clustering
2 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.41%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (51.35%) Windows
2 7 (18.92%) UNIX
3 3 (8.11%) Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Technical Architecture
1 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (13.51%) Database Mirroring
2 5 (13.51%) ETL
2 5 (13.51%) CRM
2 5 (13.51%) Scrum
3 3 (8.11%) Migration
3 3 (8.11%) TOGAF
3 3 (8.11%) Network Design
3 3 (8.11%) SOA
4 2 (5.41%) Workflow
4 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.41%) MVC
4 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.41%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (5.41%) Time Management
4 2 (5.41%) Change Control
4 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.70%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (2.70%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) Java
3 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (18.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
4 5 (13.51%) MCSE
5 4 (10.81%) MCP
6 2 (5.41%) MCSA
6 2 (5.41%) CCA
6 2 (5.41%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (5.41%) Degree
7 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) VCDX
7 1 (2.70%) VCAP
System Software
1 21 (56.76%) Active Directory
2 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.11%) XenApp
5 2 (5.41%) XenServer
5 2 (5.41%) vSphere
6 1 (2.70%) vCloud
6 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Citrix
2 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
3 15 (40.54%) VMware
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco
5 3 (8.11%) NetApp
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle
6 2 (5.41%) EMC
6 2 (5.41%) Intel
7 1 (2.70%) Novell
7 1 (2.70%) Computacenter
7 1 (2.70%) Sencha
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