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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 348 287 297
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 764 967 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.78% 0.98% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.04% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 653 690 676
Average salary £67,500 £66,750 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +2.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+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
92746 92860 91869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.83% 94.46% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 77029 75604 78139
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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 -36 396 £70,000 - 38
South East -62 138 £60,000 -7.69% 13
South West -34 51 £47,500 -9.52% 10
East of England -2 50 £70,000 +23.89% 6
North West +16 37 £62,500 - 20
Yorkshire -39 36 £65,000 -10.34% 4
West Midlands -19 32 £57,500 +9.52% 9
East Midlands +3 6 £45,000 -10.00% 2
North East - 4 £52,500 - 2
Technical Architect
UK

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

1 450 (28.14%) Agile Software Development
2 414 (25.89%) Java
3 409 (25.58%) Microsoft
4 370 (23.14%) .NET
5 340 (21.26%) Oracle
6 333 (20.83%) Windows
7 305 (19.07%) SQL Server
8 296 (18.51%) Finance
9 282 (17.64%) Technical Architecture
10 263 (16.45%) VMware
11 262 (16.39%) C#
12 249 (15.57%) TOGAF
13 242 (15.13%) SQL
14 229 (14.32%) SOA
15 225 (14.07%) Scrum
16 204 (12.76%) Linux
17 200 (12.51%) Web Services
18 197 (12.32%) VMware Infrastructure
19 191 (11.94%) JavaScript
20 177 (11.07%) Cisco
21 168 (10.51%) MS Excel
22 159 (9.94%) TDD
23 151 (9.44%) Banking
23 151 (9.44%) XML
24 148 (9.26%) Citrix
24 148 (9.26%) Mentoring
25 145 (9.07%) Active Directory
26 143 (8.94%) SAN
26 143 (8.94%) UNIX
27 139 (8.69%) MVC

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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
1 113 (7.07%) SharePoint
2 76 (4.75%) MS Exchange
3 61 (3.81%) Tomcat
4 52 (3.25%) JBoss
5 44 (2.75%) Apache
5 44 (2.75%) Lync
6 41 (2.56%) CMS
6 41 (2.56%) WebLogic
6 41 (2.56%) WebSphere
7 36 (2.25%) IIS
8 35 (2.19%) SharePoint 2013
9 34 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
10 31 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
11 30 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
12 25 (1.56%) OpenStack
13 24 (1.50%) SAS
14 23 (1.44%) Mule
15 19 (1.19%) Office Communications Server
16 17 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
16 17 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 168 (10.51%) MS Excel
2 30 (1.88%) MS Visio
3 29 (1.81%) MS Office
4 22 (1.38%) SPSS
5 14 (0.88%) MS Project
6 6 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.25%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 22 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 10 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (0.44%) Dynamics GP
7 5 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.25%) RMDS
9 3 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.19%) Oracle 11i
10 2 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
10 2 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
11 1 (0.063%) Oracle Financials
11 1 (0.063%) PeopleSoft HRMS
11 1 (0.063%) PeopleSoft Financials
11 1 (0.063%) Oracle BPM
11 1 (0.063%) Oracle BRM
11 1 (0.063%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 80 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (3.00%) Office 365
3 44 (2.75%) SaaS
4 40 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (1.69%) IaaS
6 23 (1.44%) Force.com
7 19 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (0.50%) PaaS
8 8 (0.50%) SoftLayer
9 7 (0.44%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.063%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.063%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.063%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 143 (8.94%) SAN
2 119 (7.44%) Firewall
3 109 (6.82%) WAN
4 85 (5.32%) Internet
5 82 (5.13%) LAN
6 43 (2.69%) NAS
7 41 (2.56%) DNS
8 37 (2.31%) HTTP
9 30 (1.88%) TCP/IP
10 25 (1.56%) MPLS
11 24 (1.50%) Network Security
12 23 (1.44%) Wireless
13 16 (1.00%) VLAN
13 16 (1.00%) NetScaler
14 14 (0.88%) Fibre Channel
14 14 (0.88%) WLAN
14 14 (0.88%) DHCP
14 14 (0.88%) BGP
15 13 (0.81%) VPN
15 13 (0.81%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 305 (19.07%) SQL Server
2 82 (5.13%) Big Data
3 78 (4.88%) NoSQL
4 64 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 61 (3.81%) MySQL
6 56 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
7 55 (3.44%) Relational Database
8 51 (3.19%) Hadoop
9 39 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
10 37 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
11 31 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 31 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
12 24 (1.50%) RDBMS
13 22 (1.38%) Oracle Database
13 22 (1.38%) Data Mining
14 20 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
14 20 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 19 (1.19%) DB2
15 19 (1.19%) Oracle Exadata
16 18 (1.13%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 36 (2.25%) Visual Studio
2 35 (2.19%) JIRA
2 35 (2.19%) Subversion
3 34 (2.13%) Maven
3 34 (2.13%) Eclipse
4 31 (1.94%) Jenkins
4 31 (1.94%) Git (software)
5 27 (1.69%) Ant
6 14 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (0.88%) ReSharper
7 13 (0.81%) ClearCase
8 12 (0.75%) Hudson
9 11 (0.69%) NUnit
10 9 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (0.56%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 7 (0.44%) MSI
12 5 (0.31%) Bugzilla
12 5 (0.31%) RequisitePro
13 4 (0.25%) MorphX
13 4 (0.25%) Rational Rose
General
1 296 (18.51%) Finance
2 151 (9.44%) Banking
3 127 (7.94%) Retail
4 85 (5.32%) Telecoms
5 48 (3.00%) Investment Banking
6 35 (2.19%) Marketing
7 30 (1.88%) Publishing
8 29 (1.81%) Manufacturing
9 27 (1.69%) Legal
10 26 (1.63%) Electronics
11 24 (1.50%) Back Office
12 21 (1.31%) Games
13 20 (1.25%) Local Government
14 18 (1.13%) Advertising
15 14 (0.88%) Billing
16 13 (0.81%) Law
17 10 (0.63%) Automotive
18 9 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
19 6 (0.38%) French Language
20 4 (0.25%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 370 (23.14%) .NET
2 200 (12.51%) Web Services
3 151 (9.44%) XML
4 136 (8.51%) Middleware
5 134 (8.38%) J2EE
6 133 (8.32%) HTML
7 123 (7.69%) Spring
8 116 (7.25%) CSS
9 114 (7.13%) ASP.NET
10 76 (4.75%) SOAP
11 69 (4.32%) REST
12 68 (4.25%) WCF
13 67 (4.19%) Java EE
14 64 (4.00%) jQuery
15 59 (3.69%) ASP.NET Web API
16 55 (3.44%) RESTful
17 54 (3.38%) ASP.NET MVC
18 53 (3.31%) Ajax
19 51 (3.19%) Oracle Fusion
20 50 (3.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 100 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (5.25%) Clustering
3 77 (4.82%) Data Integration
4 68 (4.25%) Enterprise Software
5 63 (3.94%) Open Source
6 55 (3.44%) Client/Server
7 53 (3.31%) Computer Science
8 51 (3.19%) User Experience
9 37 (2.31%) N-Tier
10 34 (2.13%) Management Information System
11 30 (1.88%) Digital Media
12 23 (1.44%) Replication
13 21 (1.31%) Streaming Video
14 20 (1.25%) Mainframe
15 19 (1.19%) Mobile App
16 15 (0.94%) Enterprise Storage
17 14 (0.88%) CMDB
17 14 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
18 13 (0.81%) GIS
19 12 (0.75%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 333 (20.83%) Windows
2 204 (12.76%) Linux
3 143 (8.94%) UNIX
4 65 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 41 (2.56%) Solaris
7 34 (2.13%) AIX
8 33 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 33 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (1.25%) Windows 8
10 18 (1.13%) Windows 7
11 14 (0.88%) Android
11 14 (0.88%) Apple iOS
12 11 (0.69%) Windows XP
13 8 (0.50%) Windows Phone
14 5 (0.31%) CentOS
15 4 (0.25%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.063%) SUSE
16 1 (0.063%) Debian
16 1 (0.063%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (28.14%) Agile Software Development
2 282 (17.64%) Technical Architecture
3 249 (15.57%) TOGAF
4 229 (14.32%) SOA
5 225 (14.07%) Scrum
6 159 (9.94%) TDD
7 148 (9.26%) Mentoring
8 139 (8.69%) MVC
9 133 (8.32%) Project Management
10 130 (8.13%) ITIL
11 119 (7.44%) Enterprise Architecture
12 118 (7.38%) OO
13 110 (6.88%) Zachman Framework
14 106 (6.63%) UML
14 106 (6.63%) Migration
15 104 (6.50%) E-Commerce
16 80 (5.00%) CRM
17 79 (4.94%) Business Intelligence
17 79 (4.94%) Software Engineering
18 75 (4.69%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 414 (25.89%) Java
2 262 (16.39%) C#
3 242 (15.13%) SQL
4 191 (11.94%) JavaScript
5 44 (2.75%) PHP
6 43 (2.69%) C++
7 39 (2.44%) T-SQL
8 33 (2.06%) Apex Code
8 33 (2.06%) Ruby
9 30 (1.88%) PowerShell
10 28 (1.75%) XPath
11 25 (1.56%) C
12 21 (1.31%) Python
13 17 (1.06%) Perl
14 16 (1.00%) Bash Shell
14 16 (1.00%) R
14 16 (1.00%) COBOL
15 9 (0.56%) VBA
15 9 (0.56%) Scala
16 7 (0.44%) X++
Qualifications
1 134 (8.38%) Degree
2 108 (6.75%) Security Cleared
3 86 (5.38%) SC Cleared
4 72 (4.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 59 (3.69%) Cisco Certification
6 55 (3.44%) MCSE
7 42 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 27 (1.69%) VCP4
8 27 (1.69%) CCNA
9 25 (1.56%) CCIE
10 15 (0.94%) CISSP
10 15 (0.94%) MCSA
11 13 (0.81%) CCNP
12 12 (0.75%) MCP
13 9 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (0.56%) CCDP
14 8 (0.50%) VCAP
14 8 (0.50%) HND
14 8 (0.50%) CCDA
14 8 (0.50%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (4.00%) QA
2 25 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (1.31%) SLA
4 9 (0.56%) COBIT
5 7 (0.44%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.25%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.25%) EMIR
6 4 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.063%) HL7
System Software
1 197 (12.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 145 (9.07%) Active Directory
3 103 (6.44%) Hyper-V
4 36 (2.25%) XenApp
5 32 (2.00%) vSphere
6 19 (1.19%) vCloud
7 17 (1.06%) ISA Server
7 17 (1.06%) Forefront TMG
7 17 (1.06%) UAG
8 15 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
8 15 (0.94%) XenDesktop
9 14 (0.88%) XenServer
10 12 (0.75%) Terminal Services
11 11 (0.69%) VMware ESX
11 11 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
12 9 (0.56%) NFS
13 8 (0.50%) Squid
14 6 (0.38%) SRDF
14 6 (0.38%) KVM
15 5 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 34 (2.13%) SCCM
2 30 (1.88%) Puppet
3 29 (1.81%) SCOM
4 27 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (1.00%) Nagios
6 12 (0.75%) OpenView
7 8 (0.50%) Graphite
7 8 (0.50%) ZABBIX
7 8 (0.50%) Ganglia
7 8 (0.50%) Salt
8 7 (0.44%) AppDNA
9 6 (0.38%) WSUS
9 6 (0.38%) Data Guard
9 6 (0.38%) Backup Exec
10 5 (0.31%) MOM
10 5 (0.31%) Unicenter
10 5 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 5 (0.31%) yum
11 4 (0.25%) Cobbler
11 4 (0.25%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 409 (25.58%) Microsoft
2 340 (21.26%) Oracle
3 263 (16.45%) VMware
4 177 (11.07%) Cisco
5 148 (9.26%) Citrix
6 93 (5.82%) IBM
7 78 (4.88%) HP
8 68 (4.25%) NetApp
9 60 (3.75%) Salesforce.com
10 56 (3.50%) Juniper
11 54 (3.38%) Red Hat
12 53 (3.31%) SAP
13 49 (3.06%) EMC
14 34 (2.13%) TIBCO
15 32 (2.00%) CheckPoint
16 27 (1.69%) F5
16 27 (1.69%) Business Objects
17 20 (1.25%) Informatica
18 18 (1.13%) Tableau
19 17 (1.06%) CommVault
Guildford, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + uncapped bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £55000 - £59000 per annum + personal bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum +performance bonus + pension + healt
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum (+ excellent package!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Capita
Salary: Car
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago