The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 125 110 103
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 19 26 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.81% 1.28% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.33% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 24
Median salary £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £39,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £71,500 £73,500
UK excluding London median 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
2254 1951 1865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.04% 96.39% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1687 1624 1615
Median salary £40,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Technical Architect in the job title.

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 29 July 2016.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Technical 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 Birmingham region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 14 (43.75%) VMware
2 14 (43.75%) Hyper-V
3 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (34.38%) Data Centre
5 10 (31.25%) Skype for Business
6 8 (25.00%) JSON
6 8 (25.00%) MongoDB
7 5 (15.63%) ArchiMate
7 5 (15.63%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (15.63%) SOA
8 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
8 4 (12.50%) Apache
8 4 (12.50%) IntelliJ
8 4 (12.50%) HTML
8 4 (12.50%) Java
8 4 (12.50%) SQL
8 4 (12.50%) J2EE
8 4 (12.50%) MySQL
8 4 (12.50%) JUnit
8 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
8 4 (12.50%) EJB
8 4 (12.50%) SOAP
8 4 (12.50%) XML
8 4 (12.50%) Unix
8 4 (12.50%) Windows
8 4 (12.50%) UML

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 10 (31.25%) Skype for Business
2 4 (12.50%) Apache
2 4 (12.50%) JBoss
2 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.13%) Force.com
4 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) LAN
1 3 (9.38%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.13%) DHCP
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) OSPF
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.50%) IntelliJ
1 4 (12.50%) JUnit
1 4 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) JSON
2 4 (12.50%) EJB
2 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 4 (12.50%) HTML
2 4 (12.50%) HTML5
2 4 (12.50%) J2EE
2 4 (12.50%) J2SE
2 4 (12.50%) Play Framework
2 4 (12.50%) REST
2 4 (12.50%) SOAP
2 4 (12.50%) Spring
2 4 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Unix
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (15.63%) ArchiMate
1 5 (15.63%) SOA
1 5 (15.63%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (12.50%) BPMN
2 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.50%) Microservices
2 4 (12.50%) Open Source
2 4 (12.50%) Scrum
2 4 (12.50%) TOGAF
2 4 (12.50%) UML
3 3 (9.38%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.25%) DevOps
4 2 (6.25%) DSDM
4 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (6.25%) RUP
4 2 (6.25%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) Java
1 4 (12.50%) Scala
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) MCSE
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
1 14 (43.75%) Hyper-V
2 4 (12.50%) Docker
2 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.38%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Puppet
2 3 (9.38%) Backup Exec
2 3 (9.38%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.25%) SCCM
3 2 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 14 (43.75%) VMware
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco
3 4 (12.50%) webMethods
4 3 (9.38%) Symantec
5 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.13%) Sophos
5 1 (3.13%) Veeam