The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 109 129 100
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -29
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 34 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.44% 0.29% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 0.34% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 22
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,250 £62,250
UK excluding London median salary £53,250 £52,133 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -0.70%
Technical Architecture
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2041 1743 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.48% 85.15% 84.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1493 1420 1394
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Technical Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Birmingham

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 33 (54.10%) TOGAF
1 33 (54.10%) Degree
1 33 (54.10%) Data Centre
2 31 (50.82%) Continuous Improvement
2 31 (50.82%) Zachman Framework
2 31 (50.82%) Service Delivery
3 29 (47.54%) Publishing
3 29 (47.54%) Software Engineering
3 29 (47.54%) Presales
4 28 (45.90%) Line Management
4 28 (45.90%) Computer Science
4 28 (45.90%) Requirements Analysis
4 28 (45.90%) Oracle
4 28 (45.90%) IBM
4 28 (45.90%) ISEB
5 27 (44.26%) SQL Server
5 27 (44.26%) SQL
6 26 (42.62%) DB2
6 26 (42.62%) MySQL
6 26 (42.62%) CMDB
7 22 (36.07%) VMware
7 22 (36.07%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (32.79%) Microsoft Azure
9 19 (31.15%) Amazon AWS
9 19 (31.15%) Project Management
10 18 (29.51%) ITIL
11 17 (27.87%) NetBackup
11 17 (27.87%) PaaS
11 17 (27.87%) IaaS
12 16 (26.23%) Business Development

Technical Architecture
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 13 (21.31%) Apache
2 6 (9.84%) IIS
3 4 (6.56%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.92%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.64%) CMS
5 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.64%) MS Project
1 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) SAP ERP
1 3 (4.92%) SAP MII
1 3 (4.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (32.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (31.15%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (27.87%) IaaS
3 17 (27.87%) PaaS
4 15 (24.59%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.28%) Force.com
5 2 (3.28%) Office 365
5 2 (3.28%) SaaS
6 1 (1.64%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.31%) SAN
2 5 (8.20%) LAN
2 5 (8.20%) WAN
3 1 (1.64%) Firewall
3 1 (1.64%) MPLS
3 1 (1.64%) Skype
3 1 (1.64%) VPLS
3 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (44.26%) SQL Server
2 26 (42.62%) DB2
2 26 (42.62%) MySQL
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Subversion
1 5 (8.20%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 29 (47.54%) Publishing
2 7 (11.48%) Finance
3 6 (9.84%) Manufacturing
3 6 (9.84%) Retail
4 3 (4.92%) Billing
4 3 (4.92%) General Ledger
4 3 (4.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) Architect
2 15 (24.59%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (22.95%) Technical Specialist
4 8 (13.11%) Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Consultant
5 6 (9.84%) SAP Consultant
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Technical Architect
6 5 (8.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Management Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Data Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Principal Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Principal Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.31%) LAMP
2 9 (14.75%) HTML
3 8 (13.11%) jQuery
4 6 (9.84%) .NET
4 6 (9.84%) AngularJS
4 6 (9.84%) CSS
4 6 (9.84%) Sass
5 5 (8.20%) Flash
5 5 (8.20%) PhoneGap
6 4 (6.56%) Web Services
7 3 (4.92%) JSON
7 3 (4.92%) JSP
8 1 (1.64%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.64%) CSS3
8 1 (1.64%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.64%) HTML5
8 1 (1.64%) React
Miscellaneous
1 33 (54.10%) Data Centre
2 28 (45.90%) Computer Science
3 26 (42.62%) CMDB
4 13 (21.31%) Clustering
5 6 (9.84%) User Experience
6 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (8.20%) Mobile App
7 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
8 2 (3.28%) Algorithms
8 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
8 2 (3.28%) Public Cloud
8 2 (3.28%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.59%) Unix
2 13 (21.31%) AIX
2 13 (21.31%) Linux
2 13 (21.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (21.31%) Solaris
2 13 (21.31%) SUSE
3 10 (16.39%) Windows
4 5 (8.20%) Android
4 5 (8.20%) Apple iOS
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
6 3 (4.92%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (54.10%) TOGAF
2 31 (50.82%) Continuous Improvement
2 31 (50.82%) Service Delivery
2 31 (50.82%) Zachman Framework
3 29 (47.54%) Presales
3 29 (47.54%) Software Engineering
4 28 (45.90%) Line Management
4 28 (45.90%) Requirements Analysis
5 19 (31.15%) Project Management
6 18 (29.51%) ITIL
7 16 (26.23%) Business Development
7 16 (26.23%) CRM
7 16 (26.23%) PRINCE2
8 14 (22.95%) ITIL V3
8 14 (22.95%) Service Management
9 13 (21.31%) Capacity Planning
9 13 (21.31%) Customer Engagement
9 13 (21.31%) IT Governance
9 13 (21.31%) Migration
9 13 (21.31%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (44.26%) SQL
2 13 (21.31%) Perl
2 13 (21.31%) Shell Script
3 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.20%) ActionScript
4 5 (8.20%) ActionScript 3.0
4 5 (8.20%) TypeScript
5 3 (4.92%) Java
6 1 (1.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 33 (54.10%) Degree
2 28 (45.90%) ISEB
3 13 (21.31%) PMI Certification
3 13 (21.31%) PMP
4 2 (3.28%) CISSP
4 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (36.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (24.59%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (21.31%) Firmware
4 9 (14.75%) Active Directory
5 7 (11.48%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.92%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.28%) XenApp
8 1 (1.64%) vCloud
8 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (27.87%) NetBackup
2 15 (24.59%) SCVMM
3 13 (21.31%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (21.31%) Oracle ZFS
3 13 (21.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 13 (21.31%) Unicenter
4 3 (4.92%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.28%) SCOrch
5 2 (3.28%) Tivoli
5 2 (3.28%) vRealize
6 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (45.90%) IBM
1 28 (45.90%) Oracle
2 22 (36.07%) VMware
3 16 (26.23%) Cisco
3 16 (26.23%) Citrix
3 16 (26.23%) EMC
4 14 (22.95%) NetApp
5 13 (21.31%) BMC
5 13 (21.31%) CA
5 13 (21.31%) CheckPoint
5 13 (21.31%) HP
5 13 (21.31%) Juniper
5 13 (21.31%) Sun
5 13 (21.31%) Veritas
6 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
7 10 (16.39%) SAP
8 3 (4.92%) Symantec
9 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.64%) Avaya
10 1 (1.64%) Remedy