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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architect
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 113 115 118
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 14 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.73% 0.70% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.72% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 15
Median salary £43,750 £60,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.68% -6.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,124 £54,285 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £78,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%

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
1854 1811 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.27% 96.95% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1407 1524 1610
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 16 (64.00%) VMware
2 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (52.00%) Technical Architecture
4 11 (44.00%) Project Management
4 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (36.00%) Degree
7 8 (32.00%) EMC
7 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (32.00%) MCSE
7 8 (32.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (28.00%) TOGAF
8 7 (28.00%) SQL
8 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (28.00%) Office 365
8 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
8 7 (28.00%) Presales
9 6 (24.00%) ITIL V3
9 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (24.00%) IaaS
9 6 (24.00%) Line Management
9 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (24.00%) SCVMM
9 6 (24.00%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (24.00%) PaaS
9 6 (24.00%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (24.00%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (24.00%) Gantt Chart
9 6 (24.00%) DB2
9 6 (24.00%) .NET

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 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (28.00%) Office 365
3 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (24.00%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (24.00%) IaaS
3 6 (24.00%) PaaS
4 5 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) SAN
2 4 (16.00%) Skype
3 3 (12.00%) NAS
4 2 (8.00%) LAN
4 2 (8.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) DB2
2 6 (24.00%) MySQL
3 5 (20.00%) Big Data
4 1 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 6 (24.00%) Publishing
2 5 (20.00%) Banking
2 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Retail
2 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (24.00%) Client/Server
2 6 (24.00%) CMDB
2 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (8.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Technical Architecture
2 11 (44.00%) Project Management
3 7 (28.00%) Presales
3 7 (28.00%) TOGAF
4 6 (24.00%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (24.00%) Gantt Chart
4 6 (24.00%) IT Governance
4 6 (24.00%) ITIL
4 6 (24.00%) ITIL V3
4 6 (24.00%) Line Management
4 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (24.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (24.00%) Service Management
4 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (24.00%) Zachman Framework
5 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (12.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) Java
2 5 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 8 (32.00%) MCSE
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (32.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (24.00%) ISEB
3 6 (24.00%) PMI Certification
3 6 (24.00%) PMP
4 2 (8.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (24.00%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) VMware
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) EMC
4 6 (24.00%) BMC
4 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (24.00%) Cisco
4 6 (24.00%) Citrix
4 6 (24.00%) HP
4 6 (24.00%) IBM
4 6 (24.00%) Juniper
4 6 (24.00%) NetApp
4 6 (24.00%) Oracle