The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 205 223 210
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 60 97 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.90% 0.93% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.98% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 52 93 81
Average salary £73,750 £68,750 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.27% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,275 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £124,000 £87,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Technical Architect
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6345 9909 9973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.06% 95.41% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5708 8596 8486
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in the City of London

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the City of London region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in the City of London

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 49 (47.12%) .NET
2 43 (41.35%) Java
3 33 (31.73%) Finance
4 32 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (28.85%) Web Services
6 28 (26.92%) Banking
7 27 (25.96%) C#
7 27 (25.96%) SOA
8 26 (25.00%) Oracle
9 22 (21.15%) Microsoft
9 22 (21.15%) TOGAF
10 21 (20.19%) Technical Architecture
10 21 (20.19%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (18.27%) SQL Server
12 19 (18.27%) Investment Banking
13 18 (17.31%) XML
13 18 (17.31%) OO
14 16 (15.38%) SQL
15 14 (13.46%) C++
15 14 (13.46%) Degree
15 14 (13.46%) jQuery
16 13 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
16 13 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
16 13 (12.50%) WCF
16 13 (12.50%) Marketing
16 13 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
16 13 (12.50%) MVC
16 13 (12.50%) JavaScript
16 13 (12.50%) ASP.NET

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 11 (10.58%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (5.77%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.92%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.92%) CMS
5 1 (0.96%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.96%) CICS
5 1 (0.96%) IIS
5 1 (0.96%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.96%) SAS
5 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.96%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.58%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (8.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.81%) SaaS
5 3 (2.88%) PaaS
6 2 (1.92%) Boomi
6 2 (1.92%) Office 365
7 1 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.96%) Force.com
7 1 (0.96%) IaaS
7 1 (0.96%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.77%) SAN
2 5 (4.81%) ATM
3 3 (2.88%) LAN
3 3 (2.88%) WAN
4 2 (1.92%) NAS
5 1 (0.96%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.96%) NFC
5 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.27%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (5.77%) Big Data
4 6 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.77%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.85%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.88%) Data Mart
7 3 (2.88%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.88%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.92%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.92%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.92%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.92%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (7.69%) NUnit
3 5 (4.81%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.92%) Gradle
4 2 (1.92%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.92%) JUnit
4 2 (1.92%) Maven
5 1 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.96%) Hudson
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
General
1 33 (31.73%) Finance
2 28 (26.92%) Banking
3 19 (18.27%) Investment Banking
4 13 (12.50%) Marketing
5 11 (10.58%) Front Office
6 5 (4.81%) Back Office
6 5 (4.81%) Financial Institution
6 5 (4.81%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.88%) Retail
8 2 (1.92%) Advertising
8 2 (1.92%) Legal
8 2 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.96%) Electronics
9 1 (0.96%) Law
9 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.96%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.96%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (47.12%) .NET
2 30 (28.85%) Web Services
3 18 (17.31%) XML
4 14 (13.46%) jQuery
5 13 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 13 (12.50%) WCF
6 12 (11.54%) CSS
6 12 (11.54%) HTML
6 12 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (10.58%) Apache Flex
8 10 (9.62%) Ajax
8 10 (9.62%) J2EE
9 9 (8.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (7.69%) DHTML
10 8 (7.69%) XForms
11 7 (6.73%) Middleware
11 7 (6.73%) SOAP
12 5 (4.81%) FIX Protocol
12 5 (4.81%) Oracle Fusion
12 5 (4.81%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.19%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (12.50%) N-Tier
3 12 (11.54%) Computer Science
4 11 (10.58%) Fixed Income
4 11 (10.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (8.65%) Data Centre
6 8 (7.69%) Client/Server
7 6 (5.77%) Blockchain
8 5 (4.81%) Bitcoin
8 5 (4.81%) Cryptocurrency
9 4 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (2.88%) Data Integration
10 3 (2.88%) Derivative
10 3 (2.88%) Mathematics
10 3 (2.88%) Physics
11 2 (1.92%) DataPower
11 2 (1.92%) FMCG
12 1 (0.96%) IBM Mainframe
12 1 (0.96%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.62%) Linux
1 10 (9.62%) Windows
2 6 (5.77%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.88%) Unix
5 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (25.96%) SOA
3 22 (21.15%) TOGAF
4 21 (20.19%) Technical Architecture
5 20 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (17.31%) OO
7 13 (12.50%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 13 (12.50%) MVC
7 13 (12.50%) SOLID
8 12 (11.54%) Functional Testing
9 11 (10.58%) Electronic Trading
9 11 (10.58%) TDD
10 10 (9.62%) CRM
10 10 (9.62%) Low Latency
11 9 (8.65%) Data Modelling
12 8 (7.69%) BPR
12 8 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
13 7 (6.73%) BDD
13 7 (6.73%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 43 (41.35%) Java
2 27 (25.96%) C#
3 16 (15.38%) SQL
4 14 (13.46%) C++
5 13 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 12 (11.54%) T-SQL
7 8 (7.69%) VBA
7 8 (7.69%) XPath
8 3 (2.88%) C
9 2 (1.92%) Groovy
9 2 (1.92%) Scala
10 1 (0.96%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.96%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.96%) CLIST
10 1 (0.96%) COBOL
10 1 (0.96%) JCL
10 1 (0.96%) PHP
10 1 (0.96%) REXX
10 1 (0.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (13.46%) Degree
2 3 (2.88%) MCSE
2 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.92%) VCDX
3 2 (1.92%) VCP5
3 2 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.96%) CCNA
4 1 (0.96%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.96%) CISSP
4 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.96%) MCSA
4 1 (0.96%) MCSD
4 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.88%) Dodd-Frank
1 3 (2.88%) EMIR
1 3 (2.88%) QA
1 3 (2.88%) SLA
2 1 (0.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (4.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.88%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.92%) vSphere
4 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.96%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) Jitterbit
1 2 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.92%) Puppet
2 1 (0.96%) Ansible
2 1 (0.96%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.96%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 26 (25.00%) Oracle
2 22 (21.15%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.69%) IBM
3 8 (7.69%) VMware
4 7 (6.73%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.85%) Citrix
5 4 (3.85%) SAP
5 4 (3.85%) TIBCO
5 4 (3.85%) webMethods
6 3 (2.88%) ION Trading
7 2 (1.92%) Cisco
7 2 (1.92%) Dell
7 2 (1.92%) EMC
7 2 (1.92%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.92%) StreamBase
7 2 (1.92%) Tableau
8 1 (0.96%) EXASOL
8 1 (0.96%) MapR
8 1 (0.96%) SaltStack
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Posted: 21 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Very competitive salary & bens package
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Salary: £50k - £60k plus performance bonus
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Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 + excellent package
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Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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