The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 99 120 93
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 24 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.19% 0.44% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 0.47% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 14
Average salary £62,500 £67,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1896 1918 1568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.19% 93.70% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1696 1382
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Architect
West Midlands

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 31 July 2014.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 31 (50.82%) Business Development
2 30 (49.18%) Microsoft
3 29 (47.54%) Degree
4 28 (45.90%) VMware
5 24 (39.34%) Project Management
6 20 (32.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (29.51%) Active Directory
7 18 (29.51%) Windows
8 16 (26.23%) SCCM
9 15 (24.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (21.31%) SCOM
11 13 (21.31%) Hyper-V
12 12 (19.67%) Customer Engagement
12 12 (19.67%) Big Data
12 12 (19.67%) Analytics
12 12 (19.67%) Citrix
12 12 (19.67%) MCSE
12 12 (19.67%) MS Exchange
13 11 (18.03%) NetApp
13 11 (18.03%) Front Office
13 11 (18.03%) Business Transformation
13 11 (18.03%) Big Data Analytics
13 11 (18.03%) Windows 7
14 8 (13.11%) HP
14 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
15 7 (11.48%) Time Management
15 7 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2007
15 7 (11.48%) Office 365
15 7 (11.48%) VCP5

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 12 (19.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (8.20%) Lync
4 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2000
5 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.92%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (3.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Office 365
2 5 (8.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) Big Data
2 2 (3.28%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.64%) DTS
3 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.64%) QlikView
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.64%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (18.03%) Front Office
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Local Government
3 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.64%) Electronics
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) .NET
2 1 (1.64%) Middleware
2 1 (1.64%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Social Media
2 3 (4.92%) Clustering
3 2 (3.28%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.64%) DTV
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Replication
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.51%) Windows
2 11 (18.03%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.64%) UNIX
3 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.82%) Business Development
2 24 (39.34%) Project Management
3 12 (19.67%) Customer Engagement
3 12 (19.67%) Analytics
4 11 (18.03%) Business Transformation
4 11 (18.03%) Big Data Analytics
5 7 (11.48%) Time Management
6 6 (9.84%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (8.20%) Change Control
8 4 (6.56%) TOGAF
9 3 (4.92%) ITIL
10 2 (3.28%) SIEM
10 2 (3.28%) Migration
10 2 (3.28%) Matrix Management
10 2 (3.28%) SOA
10 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
11 1 (1.64%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (47.54%) Degree
2 15 (24.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (19.67%) MCSE
5 7 (11.48%) VCP5
6 5 (8.20%) MCP
7 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
7 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
8 2 (3.28%) CCIA
8 2 (3.28%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.28%) CCNP
9 1 (1.64%) OCP
9 1 (1.64%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.64%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) COBIT
System Software
1 20 (32.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (29.51%) Active Directory
3 13 (21.31%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.20%) XenApp
5 4 (6.56%) Terminal Services
6 3 (4.92%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.28%) XenServer
7 2 (3.28%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.28%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (26.23%) SCCM
2 13 (21.31%) SCOM
3 2 (3.28%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.28%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.28%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.28%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.64%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 30 (49.18%) Microsoft
2 28 (45.90%) VMware
3 12 (19.67%) Citrix
4 11 (18.03%) NetApp
5 8 (13.11%) HP
6 4 (6.56%) Symantec
7 3 (4.92%) Cisco
8 2 (3.28%) 3PAR
8 2 (3.28%) F5
8 2 (3.28%) Computacenter
8 2 (3.28%) TOWER Software
8 2 (3.28%) TippingPoint
8 2 (3.28%) Fortinet
8 2 (3.28%) EMC
8 2 (3.28%) McAfee
8 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.28%) Mercator
8 2 (3.28%) Juniper
9 1 (1.64%) Informatica
9 1 (1.64%) MicroStrategy
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