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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 352 298 312
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 822 955 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.77% 0.92% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.98% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 650 739 686
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 £51,021 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £59,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.41% -0.41%
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
101161 97875 99028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.55% 94.69% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 84490 81487 85365
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 £67,500 £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 21 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 21 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 -38 408 £72,500 - 36
South East -52 163 £63,000 -3.07% 18
South West -9 51 £55,000 - 9
East of England -31 50 £65,000 +20.37% 6
Yorkshire -33 47 £56,250 -11.76% 11
North West -18 40 £55,000 -4.34% 6
West Midlands +1 39 £63,500 +15.45% 5
East Midlands 0 16 £55,000 -21.42%
North East -14 1 £70,000 +3.70%
Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
Technical Architect
UK

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 405 (26.56%) Microsoft
2 403 (26.43%) .NET
3 393 (25.77%) Java
4 383 (25.11%) Agile Software Development
5 338 (22.16%) SQL Server
6 314 (20.59%) Windows
7 302 (19.80%) Finance
8 299 (19.61%) Oracle
9 264 (17.31%) Technical Architecture
10 260 (17.05%) SOA
11 240 (15.74%) C#
12 239 (15.67%) SQL
12 239 (15.67%) TOGAF
13 234 (15.34%) VMware
14 207 (13.57%) Web Services
15 173 (11.34%) VMware Infrastructure
16 172 (11.28%) UML
17 169 (11.08%) Degree
18 160 (10.49%) Linux
19 157 (10.30%) Banking
20 154 (10.10%) Scrum
21 150 (9.84%) MS Excel
22 148 (9.70%) Mentoring
23 146 (9.57%) Project Management
24 145 (9.51%) XML
24 145 (9.51%) Security Cleared
25 143 (9.38%) Cisco
26 142 (9.31%) ITIL
26 142 (9.31%) JavaScript
27 137 (8.98%) SharePoint

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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
1 137 (8.98%) SharePoint
2 64 (4.20%) MS Exchange
3 53 (3.48%) Tomcat
4 44 (2.89%) BizTalk Server
5 40 (2.62%) Apache
6 39 (2.56%) WebLogic
6 39 (2.56%) IIS
6 39 (2.56%) WebSphere
7 38 (2.49%) SharePoint 2013
8 35 (2.30%) Lync
8 35 (2.30%) JBoss
9 27 (1.77%) OpenStack
10 26 (1.70%) CMS
11 25 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
12 23 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2013
13 21 (1.38%) SharePoint Server
14 19 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
14 19 (1.25%) Drupal
15 18 (1.18%) SAS
16 17 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 150 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.84%) MS Office
3 22 (1.44%) MS Visio
4 17 (1.11%) SPSS
5 13 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (0.79%) MS Project
7 2 (0.13%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 14 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.46%) 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 (0.066%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.066%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.066%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.066%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.066%) SAP IS-U
9 1 (0.066%) Oracle BRM
9 1 (0.066%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.066%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.066%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 1 (0.066%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 63 (4.13%) SaaS
2 54 (3.54%) Cloud Computing
3 40 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (2.16%) Office 365
5 16 (1.05%) Force.com
6 15 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (0.98%) IaaS
7 8 (0.52%) Google Apps
8 5 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.26%) SoftLayer
9 4 (0.26%) PaaS
10 1 (0.066%) Heroku
10 1 (0.066%) GitHub
10 1 (0.066%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 137 (8.98%) SAN
2 103 (6.75%) Firewall
3 91 (5.97%) WAN
4 84 (5.51%) LAN
5 50 (3.28%) Internet
6 47 (3.08%) HTTP
7 43 (2.82%) NAS
8 39 (2.56%) DNS
9 35 (2.30%) TCP/IP
10 24 (1.57%) VPN
11 22 (1.44%) Network Security
12 17 (1.11%) Wireless
12 17 (1.11%) MPLS
13 16 (1.05%) OSPF
13 16 (1.05%) BGP
14 15 (0.98%) iSCSI
15 14 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
15 14 (0.92%) DHCP
16 13 (0.85%) NetScaler
17 12 (0.79%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 338 (22.16%) SQL Server
2 67 (4.39%) MySQL
3 58 (3.80%) Relational Database
4 57 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
5 50 (3.28%) Big Data
6 43 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 41 (2.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 37 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 37 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 30 (1.97%) RDBMS
10 29 (1.90%) MongoDB
11 28 (1.84%) Hadoop
12 27 (1.77%) Oracle Database
13 25 (1.64%) NoSQL
13 25 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 21 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
15 18 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
15 18 (1.18%) QlikView
16 16 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
17 13 (0.85%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 41 (2.69%) Maven
2 37 (2.43%) Visual Studio
3 35 (2.30%) Eclipse
4 25 (1.64%) Git (software)
5 24 (1.57%) Ant
6 21 (1.38%) JIRA
7 20 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (1.25%) Jenkins
9 18 (1.18%) Subversion
10 16 (1.05%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 16 (1.05%) NUnit
11 15 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
12 10 (0.66%) JUnit
13 6 (0.39%) Mockito
13 6 (0.39%) YourKit
14 4 (0.26%) Apache Ivy
14 4 (0.26%) Hudson
14 4 (0.26%) Selenium
14 4 (0.26%) PowerBuilder
14 4 (0.26%) ClearCase
General
1 302 (19.80%) Finance
2 157 (10.30%) Banking
3 98 (6.43%) Retail
4 95 (6.23%) Telecoms
5 50 (3.28%) Investment Banking
6 35 (2.30%) Back Office
7 33 (2.16%) Legal
8 30 (1.97%) Publishing
8 30 (1.97%) Marketing
9 26 (1.70%) Law
10 18 (1.18%) Front Office
11 15 (0.98%) Electronics
11 15 (0.98%) Games
11 15 (0.98%) Billing
12 13 (0.85%) Manufacturing
13 8 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.46%) Advertising
14 7 (0.46%) Military
14 7 (0.46%) Local Government
15 5 (0.33%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 403 (26.43%) .NET
2 207 (13.57%) Web Services
3 145 (9.51%) XML
4 135 (8.85%) ASP.NET
5 118 (7.74%) HTML
6 115 (7.54%) CSS
7 103 (6.75%) J2EE
8 102 (6.69%) WCF
9 94 (6.16%) SOAP
10 87 (5.70%) Middleware
11 86 (5.64%) Spring
11 86 (5.64%) WPF
12 80 (5.25%) jQuery
13 62 (4.07%) Java EE
14 58 (3.80%) REST
15 51 (3.34%) Ajax
16 47 (3.08%) HTML5
17 45 (2.95%) Hibernate
18 40 (2.62%) ASP.NET MVC
19 39 (2.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 86 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 60 (3.93%) User Experience
4 58 (3.80%) Computer Science
5 55 (3.61%) Clustering
6 54 (3.54%) Open Source
7 44 (2.89%) N-Tier
8 43 (2.82%) Client/Server
8 43 (2.82%) Data Integration
9 30 (1.97%) Management Information System
10 27 (1.77%) CESG
10 27 (1.77%) GIS
11 24 (1.57%) Replication
12 22 (1.44%) Digital Media
13 20 (1.31%) Blackberry
14 17 (1.11%) Mainframe
15 16 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
16 14 (0.92%) Tandem
17 13 (0.85%) Social Media
17 13 (0.85%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 314 (20.59%) Windows
2 160 (10.49%) Linux
3 125 (8.20%) UNIX
4 72 (4.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (2.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 42 (2.75%) Solaris
7 39 (2.56%) AIX
8 34 (2.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 34 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 29 (1.90%) Windows 8
10 26 (1.70%) Apple iOS
11 25 (1.64%) Android
12 20 (1.31%) Windows 7
13 7 (0.46%) HPUX
14 5 (0.33%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.20%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.20%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.20%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.20%) SUSE
16 2 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 383 (25.11%) Agile Software Development
2 264 (17.31%) Technical Architecture
3 260 (17.05%) SOA
4 239 (15.67%) TOGAF
5 172 (11.28%) UML
6 154 (10.10%) Scrum
7 148 (9.70%) Mentoring
8 146 (9.57%) Project Management
9 142 (9.31%) ITIL
10 132 (8.66%) OO
11 115 (7.54%) MVC
12 112 (7.34%) E-Commerce
13 111 (7.28%) TDD
14 110 (7.21%) Zachman Framework
15 93 (6.10%) Enterprise Architecture
16 89 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
17 81 (5.31%) CRM
18 73 (4.79%) Migration
19 66 (4.33%) Load Balancing
20 64 (4.20%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 393 (25.77%) Java
2 240 (15.74%) C#
3 239 (15.67%) SQL
4 142 (9.31%) JavaScript
5 61 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 36 (2.36%) C++
7 32 (2.10%) PHP
8 28 (1.84%) XPath
9 20 (1.31%) Python
10 18 (1.18%) Ruby
10 18 (1.18%) PL/SQL
10 18 (1.18%) PowerShell
11 16 (1.05%) Apex Code
11 16 (1.05%) VBA
12 15 (0.98%) C
12 15 (0.98%) VB.NET
13 9 (0.59%) R
14 6 (0.39%) Scala
15 5 (0.33%) VB
16 3 (0.20%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 169 (11.08%) Degree
2 145 (9.51%) Security Cleared
3 112 (7.34%) SC Cleared
4 66 (4.33%) Cisco Certification
5 63 (4.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 54 (3.54%) MCSE
7 45 (2.95%) CCIE
8 38 (2.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 21 (1.38%) CISSP
10 20 (1.31%) CCNP
11 14 (0.92%) CCNA
11 14 (0.92%) MCP
12 12 (0.79%) MCITP
13 11 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (0.66%) CCDP
14 10 (0.66%) Citrix Certification
15 9 (0.59%) HND
16 8 (0.52%) MCSD
16 8 (0.52%) CCA
16 8 (0.52%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (4.52%) QA
2 21 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (1.31%) SLA
4 13 (0.85%) JSP 440
5 11 (0.72%) COBIT
6 9 (0.59%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.13%) HL7
8 1 (0.066%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.066%) EMIR
8 1 (0.066%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 173 (11.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 120 (7.87%) Active Directory
3 90 (5.90%) Hyper-V
4 40 (2.62%) XenApp
5 30 (1.97%) ISA Server
5 30 (1.97%) Forefront TMG
5 30 (1.97%) UAG
6 20 (1.31%) vSphere
6 20 (1.31%) Terminal Services
6 20 (1.31%) XenDesktop
7 17 (1.11%) vCloud
8 16 (1.05%) VMware ESX
9 13 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
10 12 (0.79%) Varnish
11 11 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 10 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (0.59%) XenServer
14 7 (0.46%) NFS
15 6 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
16 5 (0.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 49 (3.21%) SCCM
2 36 (2.36%) SCOM
3 12 (0.79%) OpenView
4 10 (0.66%) Backup Exec
4 10 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (0.59%) Puppet
5 9 (0.59%) NetBackup
6 8 (0.52%) ARCserve
6 8 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (0.33%) Unicenter
7 5 (0.33%) WSUS
8 4 (0.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 4 (0.26%) Data Guard
8 4 (0.26%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.26%) Ganglia
8 4 (0.26%) OpenSSO
8 4 (0.26%) MOM
8 4 (0.26%) Nagios
8 4 (0.26%) CA SiteMinder
8 4 (0.26%) Salt
Vendors
1 405 (26.56%) Microsoft
2 299 (19.61%) Oracle
3 234 (15.34%) VMware
4 143 (9.38%) Cisco
5 101 (6.62%) IBM
6 100 (6.56%) Citrix
7 90 (5.90%) HP
8 64 (4.20%) Red Hat
9 59 (3.87%) Salesforce.com
10 55 (3.61%) NetApp
11 52 (3.41%) Juniper
12 43 (2.82%) SAP
13 39 (2.56%) TIBCO
14 38 (2.49%) F5
15 30 (1.97%) EMC
16 26 (1.70%) CheckPoint
17 24 (1.57%) Sencha
18 23 (1.51%) Dell
19 20 (1.31%) Business Objects
19 20 (1.31%) ATG
Surrey
Capita
Salary: Car
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Great Package and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum flexible based on experience
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70k - 75k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: DOE plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: DOE plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Homes and Communities Agency
Salary: From £51,771 to £65,854 per annum dependent on location
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Package + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £37,000 to £48,500 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 4 days ago