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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 107 117 130
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 45 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.82% 0.59% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 0.68% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 12
Median salary £75,000 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +15.00%
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
2154 1617 1984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 87.28% 86.61% 85.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1570 1364 1724
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 September 2016.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 55 (69.62%) Data Centre
2 54 (68.35%) Zachman Framework
2 54 (68.35%) TOGAF
3 52 (65.82%) ISEB
4 51 (64.56%) Degree
5 48 (60.76%) Software Engineering
6 47 (59.49%) Service Delivery
6 47 (59.49%) Computer Science
6 47 (59.49%) Requirements Analysis
6 47 (59.49%) Line Management
6 47 (59.49%) Continuous Improvement
6 47 (59.49%) Presales
7 45 (56.96%) VMware Infrastructure
7 45 (56.96%) Microsoft Azure
7 45 (56.96%) VMware
8 44 (55.70%) Amazon AWS
9 41 (51.90%) Amazon EC2
9 41 (51.90%) PaaS
9 41 (51.90%) SCVMM
9 41 (51.90%) Virtual Machines
9 41 (51.90%) IaaS
10 39 (49.37%) Finance
10 39 (49.37%) Retail
11 33 (41.77%) IBM
11 33 (41.77%) Oracle
11 33 (41.77%) ITIL
11 33 (41.77%) Publishing
11 33 (41.77%) Project Management
12 31 (39.24%) SQL Server
12 31 (39.24%) SQL

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 6 (7.59%) Apache
1 6 (7.59%) IIS
2 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.80%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.80%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.27%) CMS
4 1 (1.27%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (37.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (18.99%) Sentinel
2 3 (3.80%) SAP ERP
2 3 (3.80%) SAP MII
2 3 (3.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 45 (56.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (55.70%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (51.90%) Amazon EC2
3 41 (51.90%) IaaS
3 41 (51.90%) PaaS
4 21 (26.58%) SaaS
5 1 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.59%) SAN
2 3 (3.80%) LAN
2 3 (3.80%) WAN
3 1 (1.27%) Firewall
3 1 (1.27%) Internet
3 1 (1.27%) MPLS
3 1 (1.27%) Skype
3 1 (1.27%) VPLS
3 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (39.24%) SQL Server
2 30 (37.97%) DB2
2 30 (37.97%) MySQL
3 4 (5.06%) Big Data
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Subversion
1 5 (6.33%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 39 (49.37%) Finance
1 39 (49.37%) Retail
2 33 (41.77%) Publishing
3 6 (7.59%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.06%) Banking
4 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.80%) Billing
5 3 (3.80%) General Ledger
5 3 (3.80%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (45.57%) Architect
2 24 (30.38%) Solutions Architect
3 23 (29.11%) Developer
4 9 (11.39%) Technical Architect
5 7 (8.86%) Technical Specialist
6 6 (7.59%) Consultant
6 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (7.59%) SAP Consultant
6 6 (7.59%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Author
7 5 (6.33%) Data Architect
7 5 (6.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (6.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Technical Author
8 4 (5.06%) Data Centre Architect
8 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.80%) Management Consultant
10 2 (2.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.53%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.66%) .NET
2 9 (11.39%) HTML
3 8 (10.13%) jQuery
4 6 (7.59%) AngularJS
4 6 (7.59%) CSS
4 6 (7.59%) LAMP
4 6 (7.59%) Sass
5 5 (6.33%) Flash
5 5 (6.33%) PhoneGap
6 3 (3.80%) JSON
6 3 (3.80%) JSP
6 3 (3.80%) Web Services
7 1 (1.27%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.27%) CSS3
7 1 (1.27%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.27%) HTML5
7 1 (1.27%) React
Miscellaneous
1 55 (69.62%) Data Centre
2 47 (59.49%) Computer Science
3 30 (37.97%) CMDB
4 17 (21.52%) Public Cloud
5 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (7.59%) Clustering
7 5 (6.33%) Mobile App
7 5 (6.33%) User Experience
8 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
10 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
11 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
11 1 (1.27%) Replication
11 1 (1.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.39%) Unix
2 6 (7.59%) AIX
2 6 (7.59%) Linux
2 6 (7.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (7.59%) Solaris
2 6 (7.59%) SUSE
2 6 (7.59%) Windows
3 5 (6.33%) Android
3 5 (6.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.80%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.80%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (68.35%) TOGAF
1 54 (68.35%) Zachman Framework
2 48 (60.76%) Software Engineering
3 47 (59.49%) Continuous Improvement
3 47 (59.49%) Line Management
3 47 (59.49%) Presales
3 47 (59.49%) Requirements Analysis
3 47 (59.49%) Service Delivery
4 33 (41.77%) ITIL
4 33 (41.77%) Project Management
5 30 (37.97%) PRINCE2
6 29 (36.71%) ITIL V3
6 29 (36.71%) Service Management
7 24 (30.38%) Capacity Planning
7 24 (30.38%) Gantt Chart
7 24 (30.38%) IT Governance
8 23 (29.11%) Business Development
8 23 (29.11%) CRM
9 20 (25.32%) Customer Engagement
10 17 (21.52%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 31 (39.24%) SQL
2 9 (11.39%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.86%) Java
4 6 (7.59%) Perl
4 6 (7.59%) Shell Script
5 5 (6.33%) ActionScript
5 5 (6.33%) ActionScript 3.0
5 5 (6.33%) TypeScript
6 4 (5.06%) Python
7 1 (1.27%) C
7 1 (1.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 52 (65.82%) ISEB
2 51 (64.56%) Degree
3 29 (36.71%) PMI Certification
3 29 (36.71%) PMP
4 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.27%) CISA
5 1 (1.27%) CISM
5 1 (1.27%) CISSP
5 1 (1.27%) CRISC
5 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.27%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (56.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (51.90%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (7.59%) Firmware
4 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
4 4 (5.06%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.53%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.27%) vCloud
6 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 41 (51.90%) SCVMM
2 17 (21.52%) SCOrch
2 17 (21.52%) vRealize
3 9 (11.39%) NetBackup
4 6 (7.59%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (7.59%) Oracle ZFS
4 6 (7.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (7.59%) Unicenter
5 3 (3.80%) Tivoli
6 2 (2.53%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (56.96%) VMware
2 33 (41.77%) IBM
2 33 (41.77%) Oracle
3 28 (35.44%) EMC
4 26 (32.91%) Cisco
4 26 (32.91%) Citrix
5 25 (31.65%) NetApp
6 24 (30.38%) BMC
6 24 (30.38%) CheckPoint
6 24 (30.38%) HP
6 24 (30.38%) Juniper
7 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
8 9 (11.39%) SAP
9 6 (7.59%) CA
9 6 (7.59%) Sun
9 6 (7.59%) Veritas
10 2 (2.53%) Symantec
11 1 (1.27%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.27%) Blue Coat