The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 105 105 99
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 16 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.88% 0.82% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.87% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 4
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +20.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £50,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -
Technical Architect
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1739 1486 1496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.76% 93.40% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1390 1319 1295
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,225 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 1 September 2014.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Bristol

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 27 (52.94%) SC Cleared
1 27 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 20 (39.22%) Degree
2 20 (39.22%) Computer Science
2 20 (39.22%) GIS
3 18 (35.29%) Business Analysis
3 18 (35.29%) Java
4 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (31.37%) Git (software)
6 15 (29.41%) OSGi
6 15 (29.41%) Jenkins
6 15 (29.41%) Apache ServiceMix
6 15 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (29.41%) TDD
6 15 (29.41%) Maven
6 15 (29.41%) Scrum
7 13 (25.49%) Software Engineering
8 12 (23.53%) UML
8 12 (23.53%) Middleware
9 11 (21.57%) ESRI
9 11 (21.57%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (21.57%) Open Source
10 10 (19.61%) Waterfall
10 10 (19.61%) Finance
11 7 (13.73%) Spring
12 6 (11.76%) Change Control
13 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
13 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (29.41%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.96%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Network Security
2 1 (1.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (31.37%) Git (software)
2 15 (29.41%) Maven
2 15 (29.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (19.61%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.96%) Advertising
3 1 (1.96%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) OSGi
2 12 (23.53%) Middleware
3 7 (13.73%) Spring
4 2 (3.92%) jQuery
4 2 (3.92%) PostGIS
5 1 (1.96%) XML
5 1 (1.96%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (39.22%) GIS
1 20 (39.22%) Computer Science
2 11 (21.57%) Open Source
2 11 (21.57%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.88%) Clustering
3 3 (5.88%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Business Analysis
2 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (29.41%) TDD
3 15 (29.41%) Scrum
3 15 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (25.49%) Software Engineering
5 12 (23.53%) UML
6 10 (19.61%) Waterfall
7 6 (11.76%) Change Control
8 5 (9.80%) Project Management
9 3 (5.88%) Service Management
9 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (3.92%) Migration
10 2 (3.92%) ITIL
10 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
10 2 (3.92%) DSDM
10 2 (3.92%) Six Sigma
10 2 (3.92%) Product Management
10 2 (3.92%) Software Architecture
10 2 (3.92%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (35.29%) Java
2 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (52.94%) SC Cleared
1 27 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 20 (39.22%) Degree
3 3 (5.88%) MCP
3 3 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
1 5 (9.80%) VMware ESX
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.88%) XenApp
2 3 (5.88%) Terminal Services
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) ARCserve
1 3 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (5.88%) NetBackup
1 3 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.92%) WSUS
2 2 (3.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) ESRI
2 5 (9.80%) VMware
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) Citrix
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle
3 3 (5.88%) Symantec
4 2 (3.92%) Remedy
4 2 (3.92%) Sophos
4 2 (3.92%) Cisco
5 1 (1.96%) TIBCO
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Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car allowance, benefits
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Salary: £40000.0000 - £50000.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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