The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 24 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 7 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 5.88% - 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.14% - 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 3
Average salary £40,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Technical Architecture
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
98 121 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 82.35% 77.56% 69.46%
Number of salaries quoted 92 102 107
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Bolton

Technical Architecture
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (60.00%) Office 365
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) SharePoint
3 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) .NET
4 6 (40.00%) C#
4 6 (40.00%) C++
4 6 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (40.00%) Degree
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (53.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (60.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Development Manager
3 5 (33.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (40.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) C++
2 6 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (60.00%) VMware