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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 112 118 120
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 35 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.45% 0.36% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 0.43% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 15
Median salary £68,750 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £47,000 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +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
2093 1638 1814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.56% 85.40% 84.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1507 1379 1560
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 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
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 30 August 2016.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 50 (64.10%) TOGAF
1 50 (64.10%) Data Centre
2 48 (61.54%) Zachman Framework
3 45 (57.69%) ISEB
3 45 (57.69%) Degree
4 44 (56.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 44 (56.41%) Service Delivery
5 42 (53.85%) Software Engineering
5 42 (53.85%) Presales
6 41 (52.56%) Line Management
6 41 (52.56%) Computer Science
6 41 (52.56%) Requirements Analysis
7 37 (47.44%) Microsoft Azure
8 36 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 36 (46.15%) VMware
9 35 (44.87%) Amazon AWS
10 33 (42.31%) PaaS
10 33 (42.31%) IaaS
11 32 (41.03%) IBM
11 32 (41.03%) Oracle
12 31 (39.74%) Publishing
12 31 (39.74%) Virtual Machines
12 31 (39.74%) Amazon EC2
12 31 (39.74%) SCVMM
13 29 (37.18%) SQL Server
13 29 (37.18%) SQL
14 28 (35.90%) DB2
14 28 (35.90%) MySQL
14 28 (35.90%) ITIL
14 28 (35.90%) Finance

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 10 (12.82%) Apache
2 6 (7.69%) IIS
3 4 (5.13%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.85%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.28%) CMS
5 1 (1.28%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (25.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (14.10%) Sentinel
2 3 (3.85%) SAP ERP
2 3 (3.85%) SAP MII
2 3 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (47.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (44.87%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (42.31%) IaaS
3 33 (42.31%) PaaS
4 31 (39.74%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (19.23%) SaaS
6 2 (2.56%) Office 365
7 1 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.28%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.82%) SAN
2 4 (5.13%) LAN
2 4 (5.13%) WAN
3 1 (1.28%) Firewall
3 1 (1.28%) Internet
3 1 (1.28%) MPLS
3 1 (1.28%) Skype
3 1 (1.28%) VPLS
3 1 (1.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (37.18%) SQL Server
2 28 (35.90%) DB2
2 28 (35.90%) MySQL
3 2 (2.56%) Big Data
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Subversion
1 5 (6.41%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 31 (39.74%) Publishing
2 28 (35.90%) Finance
3 27 (34.62%) Retail
4 6 (7.69%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.85%) Billing
5 3 (3.85%) General Ledger
5 3 (3.85%) Marketing
6 2 (2.56%) Banking
6 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (42.31%) Architect
2 23 (29.49%) Solutions Architect
3 19 (24.36%) Developer
4 11 (14.10%) Technical Specialist
5 6 (7.69%) Consultant
5 6 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
5 6 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 6 (7.69%) Technical Architect
6 5 (6.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (6.41%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Author
7 4 (5.13%) Technical Author
8 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 3 (3.85%) Management Consultant
8 3 (3.85%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (3.85%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.56%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.56%) Principal Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.82%) LAMP
2 9 (11.54%) HTML
3 8 (10.26%) .NET
3 8 (10.26%) jQuery
4 6 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 6 (7.69%) CSS
4 6 (7.69%) Sass
5 5 (6.41%) Flash
5 5 (6.41%) PhoneGap
6 4 (5.13%) Web Services
7 3 (3.85%) JSON
7 3 (3.85%) JSP
8 1 (1.28%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.28%) CSS3
8 1 (1.28%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.28%) HTML5
8 1 (1.28%) React
Miscellaneous
1 50 (64.10%) Data Centre
2 41 (52.56%) Computer Science
3 28 (35.90%) CMDB
4 13 (16.67%) Public Cloud
5 10 (12.82%) Clustering
6 9 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (7.69%) User Experience
8 5 (6.41%) Mobile App
9 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
10 2 (2.56%) Algorithms
10 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
10 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (2.56%) Visualisation
11 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
11 1 (1.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.95%) Unix
2 10 (12.82%) AIX
2 10 (12.82%) Linux
2 10 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (12.82%) Solaris
2 10 (12.82%) SUSE
3 9 (11.54%) Windows
4 5 (6.41%) Android
4 5 (6.41%) Apple iOS
5 4 (5.13%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.85%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (64.10%) TOGAF
2 48 (61.54%) Zachman Framework
3 44 (56.41%) Continuous Improvement
3 44 (56.41%) Service Delivery
4 42 (53.85%) Presales
4 42 (53.85%) Software Engineering
5 41 (52.56%) Line Management
5 41 (52.56%) Requirements Analysis
6 28 (35.90%) ITIL
6 28 (35.90%) Project Management
7 25 (32.05%) PRINCE2
8 22 (28.21%) ITIL V3
8 22 (28.21%) Service Management
9 21 (26.92%) Business Development
9 21 (26.92%) CRM
10 18 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
10 18 (23.08%) Customer Engagement
10 18 (23.08%) Gantt Chart
10 18 (23.08%) IT Governance
11 13 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 29 (37.18%) SQL
2 10 (12.82%) Perl
2 10 (12.82%) Shell Script
3 9 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.41%) ActionScript
4 5 (6.41%) ActionScript 3.0
4 5 (6.41%) Java
4 5 (6.41%) TypeScript
5 2 (2.56%) Python
6 1 (1.28%) C
6 1 (1.28%) C#
Qualifications
1 45 (57.69%) Degree
1 45 (57.69%) ISEB
2 22 (28.21%) PMI Certification
2 22 (28.21%) PMP
3 3 (3.85%) CISSP
4 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) CISA
5 1 (1.28%) CISM
5 1 (1.28%) CRISC
5 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.28%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 36 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (39.74%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (12.82%) Firmware
4 7 (8.97%) Active Directory
5 5 (6.41%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.85%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.56%) XenApp
8 1 (1.28%) vCloud
8 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (39.74%) SCVMM
2 14 (17.95%) NetBackup
3 13 (16.67%) SCOrch
3 13 (16.67%) vRealize
4 10 (12.82%) Oracle RMAN
4 10 (12.82%) Oracle ZFS
4 10 (12.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 10 (12.82%) Unicenter
5 4 (5.13%) Tivoli
6 3 (3.85%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (46.15%) VMware
2 32 (41.03%) IBM
2 32 (41.03%) Oracle
3 23 (29.49%) EMC
4 21 (26.92%) Cisco
4 21 (26.92%) Citrix
5 19 (24.36%) NetApp
6 18 (23.08%) BMC
6 18 (23.08%) CheckPoint
6 18 (23.08%) HP
6 18 (23.08%) Juniper
7 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 12 (15.38%) SAP
9 10 (12.82%) CA
9 10 (12.82%) Sun
9 10 (12.82%) Veritas
10 3 (3.85%) Symantec
11 1 (1.28%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.28%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com