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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 382 316 279
Rank change year-on-year
-66 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 692 808 1107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.65% 0.80% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.85% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 554 609 892
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £86,108
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +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
101022 95344 106346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.22% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 82464 79867 91509
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -72 320 £72,500 +7.40% 36
South East -87 118 £67,500 - 14
South West +21 63 £50,000 - 15
East of England -8 59 £60,000 +14.28% 5
Yorkshire -12 47 £49,663 -37.92% 3
North West -6 38 £50,000 -23.07% 5
West Midlands +10 29 £61,250 -3.92% 7
East Midlands -21 3 £67,500 -3.57%
North East -7 1 £77,500 +26.53%
Technical Architect
UK

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 446 (28.25%) .NET
2 418 (26.47%) Java
3 402 (25.46%) Microsoft
4 334 (21.15%) SQL Server
5 308 (19.51%) Finance
6 283 (17.92%) SQL
7 277 (17.54%) C#
8 270 (17.10%) Technical Architecture
9 259 (16.40%) Oracle
10 254 (16.09%) Windows
11 248 (15.71%) Degree
12 230 (14.57%) VMware
13 227 (14.38%) SOA
14 196 (12.41%) Web Services
15 190 (12.03%) Agile Software Development
16 184 (11.65%) UML
17 167 (10.58%) HTML
17 167 (10.58%) VMware Infrastructure
18 152 (9.63%) Security Cleared
19 151 (9.56%) JavaScript
20 148 (9.37%) MS Excel
21 147 (9.31%) ASP.NET
22 145 (9.18%) MVC
23 143 (9.06%) Scrum
24 134 (8.49%) TOGAF
25 133 (8.42%) OO
26 132 (8.36%) Project Management
27 126 (7.98%) TDD
27 126 (7.98%) Linux
27 126 (7.98%) Cisco

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 122 (7.73%) SharePoint
2 63 (3.99%) MS Exchange
3 61 (3.86%) CMS
4 55 (3.48%) BizTalk Server
5 45 (2.85%) Tomcat
6 36 (2.28%) Apache
6 36 (2.28%) WebSphere
7 33 (2.09%) NetWeaver
8 32 (2.03%) Lync
9 28 (1.77%) IIS
10 24 (1.52%) WebLogic
11 23 (1.46%) SAS
11 23 (1.46%) Sitecore CMS
12 22 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
13 20 (1.27%) Adobe CQ
14 19 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
14 19 (1.20%) Drupal
14 19 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
15 18 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
16 17 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 148 (9.37%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.27%) MS Visio
2 20 (1.27%) MS Office
3 15 (0.95%) SPSS
4 13 (0.82%) MS Project
5 11 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.13%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.063%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.063%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 16 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.38%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.38%) Optimost
4 6 (0.38%) Oracle Retail
5 5 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.32%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.25%) SAP R/3
6 4 (0.25%) Magento
7 3 (0.19%) SAP BPC
7 3 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.063%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.063%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.063%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.063%) SAP IS-U
9 1 (0.063%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 75 (4.75%) SaaS
2 56 (3.55%) Cloud Computing
3 38 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (1.46%) Force.com
5 19 (1.20%) Office 365
6 16 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.32%) IaaS
8 3 (0.19%) PaaS
8 3 (0.19%) Heroku
8 3 (0.19%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.13%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.063%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 121 (7.66%) SAN
2 83 (5.26%) WAN
3 73 (4.62%) LAN
4 67 (4.24%) Firewall
5 52 (3.29%) HTTP
6 47 (2.98%) Internet
7 39 (2.47%) DNS
8 38 (2.41%) TCP/IP
9 30 (1.90%) NAS
10 20 (1.27%) VPN
11 19 (1.20%) DHCP
11 19 (1.20%) Cisco Nexus
12 16 (1.01%) Network Security
12 16 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (1.01%) Intranet
13 13 (0.82%) Unified Communications
14 12 (0.76%) OSPF
14 12 (0.76%) BGP
14 12 (0.76%) EIGRP
15 11 (0.70%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 334 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 71 (4.50%) Relational Database
3 69 (4.37%) Data Warehouse
3 69 (4.37%) MySQL
4 66 (4.18%) Big Data
5 60 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 44 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 44 (2.79%) Oracle Database
7 42 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 35 (2.22%) RDBMS
9 34 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
9 34 (2.15%) MongoDB
9 34 (2.15%) NoSQL
10 32 (2.03%) Oracle Database 11g
11 28 (1.77%) Data Mining
12 24 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
13 23 (1.46%) Hadoop
14 21 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
15 19 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
15 19 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 55 (3.48%) Maven
2 44 (2.79%) Git (software)
3 43 (2.72%) Visual Studio
4 38 (2.41%) Eclipse
5 30 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (1.65%) Subversion
7 20 (1.27%) JUnit
8 19 (1.20%) Jenkins
9 14 (0.89%) Ant
10 11 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
11 10 (0.63%) Apache Ivy
12 9 (0.57%) JIRA
13 8 (0.51%) Mockito
14 7 (0.44%) Rational Rose
14 7 (0.44%) NUnit
14 7 (0.44%) YourKit
15 6 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
15 6 (0.38%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
15 6 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
15 6 (0.38%) Fiddler
General
1 308 (19.51%) Finance
2 105 (6.65%) Banking
3 82 (5.19%) Retail
4 66 (4.18%) Telecoms
5 59 (3.74%) Marketing
6 47 (2.98%) Investment Banking
7 39 (2.47%) Legal
8 32 (2.03%) Back Office
9 31 (1.96%) Law
10 27 (1.71%) Front Office
11 19 (1.20%) Publishing
12 17 (1.08%) Advertising
13 13 (0.82%) Games
14 12 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
14 12 (0.76%) Local Government
15 10 (0.63%) Billing
15 10 (0.63%) Electronics
15 10 (0.63%) Manufacturing
16 7 (0.44%) Automotive
16 7 (0.44%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 446 (28.25%) .NET
2 196 (12.41%) Web Services
3 167 (10.58%) HTML
4 147 (9.31%) ASP.NET
5 123 (7.79%) XML
5 123 (7.79%) CSS
6 121 (7.66%) J2EE
7 120 (7.60%) Spring
8 101 (6.40%) SOAP
9 100 (6.33%) WCF
10 90 (5.70%) jQuery
11 73 (4.62%) Hibernate
12 69 (4.37%) HTML5
13 60 (3.80%) Middleware
13 60 (3.80%) Java EE
14 58 (3.67%) .NET Framework
15 56 (3.55%) ASP.NET MVC
16 55 (3.48%) WPF
17 52 (3.29%) REST
18 41 (2.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 92 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
2 72 (4.56%) Computer Science
3 63 (3.99%) Open Source
4 58 (3.67%) Client/Server
4 58 (3.67%) N-Tier
5 45 (2.85%) Management Information System
5 45 (2.85%) Clustering
6 39 (2.47%) Digital Media
7 37 (2.34%) CESG
8 35 (2.22%) GIS
9 34 (2.15%) Mathematics
10 26 (1.65%) Blackberry
10 26 (1.65%) RMADS
11 21 (1.33%) PKI
12 17 (1.08%) Mainframe
13 15 (0.95%) Replication
14 14 (0.89%) Tandem
15 13 (0.82%) Social Media
15 13 (0.82%) Mobile App
16 12 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 254 (16.09%) Windows
2 126 (7.98%) Linux
3 96 (6.08%) UNIX
4 45 (2.85%) Solaris
5 44 (2.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (2.66%) Windows 7
7 38 (2.41%) Android
8 31 (1.96%) Apple iOS
9 28 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 25 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
11 24 (1.52%) Windows 8
12 23 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
13 22 (1.39%) AIX
14 10 (0.63%) HPUX
14 10 (0.63%) SUSE
15 7 (0.44%) Debian
16 6 (0.38%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
18 3 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
19 2 (0.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (17.10%) Technical Architecture
2 227 (14.38%) SOA
3 190 (12.03%) Agile Software Development
4 184 (11.65%) UML
5 145 (9.18%) MVC
6 143 (9.06%) Scrum
7 134 (8.49%) TOGAF
8 133 (8.42%) OO
9 132 (8.36%) Project Management
10 126 (7.98%) TDD
11 112 (7.09%) ITIL
12 102 (6.46%) Business Intelligence
13 92 (5.83%) CRM
14 91 (5.76%) E-Commerce
15 85 (5.38%) Enterprise Architecture
16 80 (5.07%) Migration
17 79 (5.00%) Software Engineering
18 67 (4.24%) OOD
19 65 (4.12%) Stakeholder Management
20 63 (3.99%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 418 (26.47%) Java
2 283 (17.92%) SQL
3 277 (17.54%) C#
4 151 (9.56%) JavaScript
5 47 (2.98%) T-SQL
6 33 (2.09%) PHP
7 30 (1.90%) C++
7 30 (1.90%) VB.NET
8 28 (1.77%) Python
9 24 (1.52%) PL/SQL
10 23 (1.46%) PowerShell
11 20 (1.27%) XPath
12 17 (1.08%) Objective-C
12 17 (1.08%) Ruby
12 17 (1.08%) Scala
13 12 (0.76%) Apex Code
14 9 (0.57%) VB
15 8 (0.51%) C
15 8 (0.51%) Groovy
16 6 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 248 (15.71%) Degree
2 152 (9.63%) Security Cleared
3 99 (6.27%) SC Cleared
4 76 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 66 (4.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 63 (3.99%) MCSE
7 47 (2.98%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (1.71%) CCNP
9 26 (1.65%) CCIE
9 26 (1.65%) MCITP
10 24 (1.52%) MCP
11 17 (1.08%) CISSP
11 17 (1.08%) HP MASE
12 15 (0.95%) MCSD
13 14 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (0.82%) CCNA
15 11 (0.70%) Citrix Certification
15 11 (0.70%) HP ASE
16 10 (0.63%) CISM
17 9 (0.57%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (4.69%) QA
2 29 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (1.65%) JSP 440
4 19 (1.20%) Data Quality
5 16 (1.01%) COBIT
6 14 (0.89%) SLA
7 5 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (0.19%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.13%) ISO 8583
9 2 (0.13%) HL7
9 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 167 (10.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 110 (6.97%) Active Directory
3 81 (5.13%) Hyper-V
4 28 (1.77%) XenApp
5 27 (1.71%) Terminal Services
6 23 (1.46%) VMware ESX
7 22 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
8 20 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 20 (1.27%) vCloud
9 19 (1.20%) vSphere
10 17 (1.08%) Forefront TMG
10 17 (1.08%) UAG
11 12 (0.76%) XenDesktop
12 11 (0.70%) Varnish
13 10 (0.63%) ISA Server
14 9 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 7 (0.44%) NFS
16 6 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
16 6 (0.38%) Xen
17 5 (0.32%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 59 (3.74%) SCCM
2 36 (2.28%) SCOM
3 12 (0.76%) NetBackup
3 12 (0.76%) Backup Exec
3 12 (0.76%) WSUS
4 11 (0.70%) ARCserve
4 11 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (0.63%) CA SiteMinder
5 10 (0.63%) OpenSSO
6 9 (0.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 7 (0.44%) OpenView
8 6 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.32%) Puppet
10 4 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 3 (0.19%) SCVMM
11 3 (0.19%) FortiGate
12 2 (0.13%) XenMobile
12 2 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 402 (25.46%) Microsoft
2 259 (16.40%) Oracle
3 230 (14.57%) VMware
4 126 (7.98%) Cisco
5 111 (7.03%) HP
6 101 (6.40%) Citrix
7 79 (5.00%) IBM
8 64 (4.05%) Salesforce.com
9 62 (3.93%) SAP
10 50 (3.17%) Juniper
11 44 (2.79%) NetApp
12 41 (2.60%) Red Hat
13 36 (2.28%) Adobe
13 36 (2.28%) EMC
14 34 (2.15%) TIBCO
15 31 (1.96%) F5
16 30 (1.90%) Dell
17 28 (1.77%) Business Objects
18 27 (1.71%) Symantec
19 24 (1.52%) CheckPoint
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Holiday
Posted: 1 hour ago
Poole, Dorset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Talent Crew
Salary: From £43,000 to £65,000 per annum £43000 - £65000 per annum + Fantasti
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000.0000 - £50000.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Network IT Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent Source Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum £80-90K base with Bonus from 0-20% o
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60k - 80k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Citrus Global Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum 10% Bonus- Private healthcare and Pe
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Network ITR
Salary: 550 to 600 per day GBP
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago