The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 18 April 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 Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 58 68 43
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 2 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.36% 0.47% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.49% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 10
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +6.97%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
Job Titles Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
517 608 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 93.66% 94.56% 92.74%
Number of salaries quoted 436 547 344
Average salary £40,000 £36,061 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.92% +0.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Technical Architect
West Midlands

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Coventry

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 10 (66.67%) ITIL
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) MCSE
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (46.67%) CCNP
3 7 (46.67%) CCNA
3 7 (46.67%) TOGAF
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (40.00%) Retail
4 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (33.33%) EMC
5 5 (33.33%) NetApp
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco
5 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 4 (26.67%) IBM
6 4 (26.67%) ISO 9001
6 4 (26.67%) PRINCE
6 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
6 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
6 4 (26.67%) QMS
7 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
7 2 (13.33%) Spring.NET
7 2 (13.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (13.33%) Castle Windsor
7 2 (13.33%) TDD
7 2 (13.33%) WinForms
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (13.33%) NHibernate

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 6 (40.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Spring.NET
1 2 (13.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 2 (13.33%) Castle Windsor
1 2 (13.33%) WinForms
1 2 (13.33%) NHibernate
1 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (13.33%) WCF
1 2 (13.33%) WPF
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) TOGAF
3 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE
4 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
4 4 (26.67%) QMS
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) AOP
5 2 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) MCSE
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (46.67%) CCNP
2 7 (46.67%) CCNA
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.67%) CCA
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCEA
4 1 (6.67%) MCITP
4 1 (6.67%) VCAP
4 1 (6.67%) CCEE
4 1 (6.67%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
3 1 (6.67%) XenServer
3 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) EMC
2 5 (33.33%) NetApp
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) IBM
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) DataCore
5 1 (6.67%) FalconStor
5 1 (6.67%) PlateSpin
5 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat