The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 346 294 321
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 840 958 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.78% 0.92% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.98% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 668 742 712
Average salary £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,550 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
Technical Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102296 98200 103450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.58% 94.73% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85621 81449 89566
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in England

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in England

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

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in England

Technical Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -31 422 £72,500 - 41
South East -48 164 £62,625 -3.65% 23
South West -6 52 £55,000 - 8
East of England -30 49 £65,000 +20.37% 2
Yorkshire -30 46 £56,250 -7.40% 8
West Midlands -1 41 £63,500 +15.45% 3
North West -11 41 £55,000 -8.33% 7
East Midlands +9 17 £57,500 -11.53% 1
Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
North East - 1 £70,000 -
Technical Architect
UK

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 403 (26.25%) Microsoft
2 402 (26.19%) .NET
3 395 (25.73%) Java
3 395 (25.73%) Agile Software Development
4 345 (22.48%) SQL Server
5 315 (20.52%) Windows
6 299 (19.48%) Finance
7 298 (19.41%) Oracle
8 265 (17.26%) Technical Architecture
9 254 (16.55%) SOA
10 240 (15.64%) C#
11 239 (15.57%) TOGAF
12 238 (15.50%) VMware
12 238 (15.50%) SQL
13 204 (13.29%) Web Services
14 176 (11.47%) VMware Infrastructure
15 168 (10.94%) UML
16 165 (10.75%) Linux
17 164 (10.68%) Degree
18 163 (10.62%) Scrum
19 157 (10.23%) Banking
19 157 (10.23%) Mentoring
20 149 (9.71%) JavaScript
20 149 (9.71%) MS Excel
21 147 (9.58%) XML
22 144 (9.38%) Project Management
23 143 (9.32%) Cisco
23 143 (9.32%) Security Cleared
24 142 (9.25%) ITIL
25 141 (9.19%) SAN

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the England 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
1 136 (8.86%) SharePoint
2 66 (4.30%) MS Exchange
3 53 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 45 (2.93%) BizTalk Server
5 40 (2.61%) IIS
5 40 (2.61%) Apache
5 40 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
6 38 (2.48%) WebSphere
7 37 (2.41%) WebLogic
8 35 (2.28%) Lync
9 33 (2.15%) JBoss
10 28 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
10 28 (1.82%) OpenStack
11 26 (1.69%) CMS
12 23 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
13 21 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
14 20 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
15 19 (1.24%) SAS
15 19 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
16 18 (1.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 149 (9.71%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.82%) MS Office
3 24 (1.56%) MS Visio
4 18 (1.17%) SPSS
5 13 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (0.78%) MS Project
7 2 (0.13%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 16 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.39%) Markit EDM
6 5 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.26%) Magento
7 4 (0.26%) Optimost
8 3 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.065%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.065%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.065%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.065%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.065%) SAP IS-U
9 1 (0.065%) Oracle BRM
9 1 (0.065%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.065%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.065%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 1 (0.065%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 62 (4.04%) SaaS
2 53 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
3 43 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 32 (2.08%) Office 365
5 16 (1.04%) Force.com
5 16 (1.04%) IaaS
6 15 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (0.52%) Google Apps
8 5 (0.33%) SoftLayer
8 5 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.26%) PaaS
10 1 (0.065%) Heroku
10 1 (0.065%) GitHub
10 1 (0.065%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 141 (9.19%) SAN
2 104 (6.78%) Firewall
3 94 (6.12%) WAN
4 85 (5.54%) LAN
5 52 (3.39%) Internet
6 47 (3.06%) HTTP
7 44 (2.87%) NAS
8 38 (2.48%) DNS
9 35 (2.28%) TCP/IP
10 24 (1.56%) VPN
11 22 (1.43%) Network Security
12 17 (1.11%) Wireless
12 17 (1.11%) MPLS
13 16 (1.04%) OSPF
13 16 (1.04%) BGP
13 16 (1.04%) iSCSI
14 15 (0.98%) NetScaler
15 13 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
16 12 (0.78%) DHCP
16 12 (0.78%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 345 (22.48%) SQL Server
2 70 (4.56%) MySQL
3 58 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
4 57 (3.71%) Relational Database
5 53 (3.45%) Big Data
6 48 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 43 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
8 41 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 35 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 34 (2.21%) MongoDB
11 33 (2.15%) NoSQL
12 30 (1.95%) Hadoop
13 28 (1.82%) RDBMS
14 26 (1.69%) Oracle Database
15 24 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 20 (1.30%) QlikView
16 20 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
17 17 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
18 16 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
19 15 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 41 (2.67%) Maven
2 38 (2.48%) Visual Studio
3 35 (2.28%) Eclipse
4 25 (1.63%) Git (software)
5 24 (1.56%) Ant
6 20 (1.30%) JIRA
6 20 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (1.30%) Jenkins
7 17 (1.11%) NUnit
7 17 (1.11%) Subversion
8 16 (1.04%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 15 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
10 10 (0.65%) JUnit
11 6 (0.39%) Mockito
11 6 (0.39%) YourKit
12 5 (0.33%) ClearCase
13 4 (0.26%) PowerBuilder
13 4 (0.26%) Apache Ivy
13 4 (0.26%) Hudson
13 4 (0.26%) Oracle APEX
General
1 299 (19.48%) Finance
2 157 (10.23%) Banking
3 97 (6.32%) Retail
4 96 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 51 (3.32%) Investment Banking
6 34 (2.21%) Back Office
7 33 (2.15%) Marketing
8 32 (2.08%) Legal
9 30 (1.95%) Publishing
10 23 (1.50%) Law
11 17 (1.11%) Electronics
11 17 (1.11%) Front Office
12 16 (1.04%) Games
13 15 (0.98%) Manufacturing
13 15 (0.98%) Billing
14 8 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.46%) Advertising
15 7 (0.46%) Military
15 7 (0.46%) Local Government
16 6 (0.39%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 402 (26.19%) .NET
2 204 (13.29%) Web Services
3 147 (9.58%) XML
4 139 (9.06%) ASP.NET
5 121 (7.88%) CSS
6 120 (7.82%) HTML
7 105 (6.84%) J2EE
8 103 (6.71%) WCF
9 92 (5.99%) SOAP
10 91 (5.93%) Spring
11 88 (5.73%) Middleware
11 88 (5.73%) WPF
12 83 (5.41%) jQuery
13 63 (4.10%) Java EE
14 55 (3.58%) REST
15 52 (3.39%) Ajax
16 47 (3.06%) Hibernate
17 44 (2.87%) HTML5
18 42 (2.74%) .NET Framework
19 41 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 84 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 58 (3.78%) User Experience
3 58 (3.78%) Clustering
4 56 (3.65%) Computer Science
5 55 (3.58%) Open Source
6 46 (3.00%) Client/Server
7 44 (2.87%) Data Integration
8 43 (2.80%) N-Tier
9 31 (2.02%) Management Information System
10 26 (1.69%) GIS
11 25 (1.63%) CESG
12 24 (1.56%) Replication
12 24 (1.56%) Digital Media
13 19 (1.24%) Blackberry
14 17 (1.11%) Mainframe
15 15 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
16 14 (0.91%) Social Media
16 14 (0.91%) Tandem
17 13 (0.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 315 (20.52%) Windows
2 165 (10.75%) Linux
3 131 (8.53%) UNIX
4 74 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (2.87%) Solaris
6 43 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 40 (2.61%) AIX
8 35 (2.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 34 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 28 (1.82%) Windows 8
11 25 (1.63%) Apple iOS
11 25 (1.63%) Android
12 20 (1.30%) Windows 7
13 7 (0.46%) HPUX
14 5 (0.33%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.26%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.20%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.20%) SUSE
17 2 (0.13%) Mac OS X
18 1 (0.065%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 395 (25.73%) Agile Software Development
2 265 (17.26%) Technical Architecture
3 254 (16.55%) SOA
4 239 (15.57%) TOGAF
5 168 (10.94%) UML
6 163 (10.62%) Scrum
7 157 (10.23%) Mentoring
8 144 (9.38%) Project Management
9 142 (9.25%) ITIL
10 132 (8.60%) OO
11 119 (7.75%) TDD
12 116 (7.56%) MVC
13 108 (7.04%) E-Commerce
13 108 (7.04%) Zachman Framework
14 96 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
15 91 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
16 83 (5.41%) CRM
17 77 (5.02%) Migration
18 67 (4.36%) Load Balancing
19 66 (4.30%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 395 (25.73%) Java
2 240 (15.64%) C#
3 238 (15.50%) SQL
4 149 (9.71%) JavaScript
5 59 (3.84%) T-SQL
6 38 (2.48%) C++
7 34 (2.21%) PHP
8 28 (1.82%) XPath
9 25 (1.63%) Python
10 22 (1.43%) Ruby
11 18 (1.17%) PowerShell
11 18 (1.17%) Apex Code
11 18 (1.17%) PL/SQL
12 16 (1.04%) VBA
13 15 (0.98%) C
14 14 (0.91%) VB.NET
15 11 (0.72%) R
16 9 (0.59%) Scala
17 6 (0.39%) VB
18 4 (0.26%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 164 (10.68%) Degree
2 143 (9.32%) Security Cleared
3 112 (7.30%) SC Cleared
4 63 (4.10%) Cisco Certification
4 63 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 54 (3.52%) MCSE
6 42 (2.74%) CCIE
7 37 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 18 (1.17%) CISSP
9 17 (1.11%) CCNP
10 15 (0.98%) CCNA
11 14 (0.91%) MCP
12 10 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (0.65%) MCITP
13 9 (0.59%) CCDP
13 9 (0.59%) HND
14 8 (0.52%) MCSD
14 8 (0.52%) CCA
14 8 (0.52%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (4.69%) QA
2 21 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (1.30%) SLA
4 11 (0.72%) COBIT
4 11 (0.72%) JSP 440
5 8 (0.52%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.13%) HL7
6 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.065%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.065%) EMIR
7 1 (0.065%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 176 (11.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 120 (7.82%) Active Directory
3 89 (5.80%) Hyper-V
4 41 (2.67%) XenApp
5 30 (1.95%) ISA Server
5 30 (1.95%) Forefront TMG
5 30 (1.95%) UAG
6 21 (1.37%) vSphere
7 20 (1.30%) XenDesktop
8 19 (1.24%) Terminal Services
9 17 (1.11%) vCloud
10 16 (1.04%) VMware ESX
11 13 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
12 12 (0.78%) Varnish
13 11 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 10 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
14 10 (0.65%) XenServer
15 8 (0.52%) NFS
16 6 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
17 5 (0.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 49 (3.19%) SCCM
2 36 (2.35%) SCOM
3 12 (0.78%) OpenView
4 11 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (0.65%) Puppet
5 10 (0.65%) Backup Exec
6 9 (0.59%) NetBackup
7 8 (0.52%) ARCserve
7 8 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (0.33%) WSUS
8 5 (0.33%) Unicenter
8 5 (0.33%) Nagios
8 5 (0.33%) ZABBIX
8 5 (0.33%) Ganglia
8 5 (0.33%) Salt
9 4 (0.26%) FortiGate
9 4 (0.26%) MOM
9 4 (0.26%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.20%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 3 (0.20%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 403 (26.25%) Microsoft
2 298 (19.41%) Oracle
3 238 (15.50%) VMware
4 143 (9.32%) Cisco
5 103 (6.71%) IBM
5 103 (6.71%) Citrix
6 88 (5.73%) HP
7 64 (4.17%) Red Hat
8 60 (3.91%) Salesforce.com
9 57 (3.71%) NetApp
10 52 (3.39%) Juniper
11 47 (3.06%) SAP
12 39 (2.54%) TIBCO
12 39 (2.54%) F5
13 32 (2.08%) EMC
14 29 (1.89%) CheckPoint
15 23 (1.50%) Dell
15 23 (1.50%) Sencha
16 22 (1.43%) Business Objects
17 19 (1.24%) ATG
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East
Mason Frank International
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits!
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
BITE London
Salary: £34,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tadworth, Surrey
LEGAL AND GENERAL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Stott & May
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Car Alloance + Bens + OT
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
@ITS
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago