The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 28 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 92 98 112
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 29 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.60% 1.11% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 1.17% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 2
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +30.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £50,000 £40,400
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £43,600
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1739 1540 1500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.81% 95.12% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1380 1367 1313
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,122
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% -0.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Architect
South West

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architect in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Bristol

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Bristol

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 25 (53.19%) SC Cleared
1 25 (53.19%) Security Cleared
2 20 (42.55%) GIS
2 20 (42.55%) Degree
2 20 (42.55%) Computer Science
3 18 (38.30%) Business Analysis
3 18 (38.30%) Java
4 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (31.91%) TDD
5 15 (31.91%) Maven
5 15 (31.91%) Scrum
5 15 (31.91%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (31.91%) Git (software)
5 15 (31.91%) OSGi
5 15 (31.91%) Jenkins
5 15 (31.91%) Apache ServiceMix
6 13 (27.66%) Software Engineering
7 11 (23.40%) UML
7 11 (23.40%) ESRI
7 11 (23.40%) Middleware
7 11 (23.40%) Open Source
8 10 (21.28%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (21.28%) Finance
9 9 (19.15%) Waterfall
10 7 (14.89%) Spring
11 4 (8.51%) Project Management
12 3 (6.38%) VMware
12 3 (6.38%) VMware ESX
12 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (6.38%) Service Management

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 15 (31.91%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.13%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Network Security
2 1 (2.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (31.91%) Maven
1 15 (31.91%) Git (software)
1 15 (31.91%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.91%) OSGi
2 11 (23.40%) Middleware
3 7 (14.89%) Spring
4 2 (4.26%) PostGIS
4 2 (4.26%) jQuery
5 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.13%) Java EE
5 1 (2.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) GIS
1 20 (42.55%) Computer Science
2 11 (23.40%) Open Source
3 10 (21.28%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Business Analysis
2 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (31.91%) TDD
3 15 (31.91%) Scrum
3 15 (31.91%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (27.66%) Software Engineering
5 11 (23.40%) UML
6 9 (19.15%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.51%) Project Management
8 3 (6.38%) Service Management
8 3 (6.38%) Change Control
9 2 (4.26%) Product Management
9 2 (4.26%) DSDM
9 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.26%) ITIL
9 2 (4.26%) Six Sigma
9 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (4.26%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (2.13%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) Java
2 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (53.19%) SC Cleared
1 25 (53.19%) Security Cleared
2 20 (42.55%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) VMware ESX
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.13%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) WSUS
1 2 (4.26%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.13%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) ESRI
2 3 (6.38%) VMware
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) Citrix
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco
3 2 (4.26%) Remedy
3 2 (4.26%) Sophos
4 1 (2.13%) Symantec
4 1 (2.13%) TIBCO