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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 358 265 315
Rank change year-on-year
-93 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 701 1012 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.71% 1.06% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 1.12% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 600 747 686
Average salary £65,125 £67,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.51% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,600 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £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
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -66 380 £70,000 - 47
South East -74 122 £62,500 -10.71% 21
South West -39 47 £48,500 -7.61% 2
East of England -31 45 £70,000 +29.62% 7
Yorkshire -48 35 £65,000 -10.34% 3
North West -5 29 £55,000 -15.38% 10
West Midlands -20 24 £60,000 +14.28% 3
East Midlands -5 9 £62,500 +8.69%
North East - 1 £70,000 -
Technical Architect
UK

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 406 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
2 389 (26.23%) Java
3 384 (25.89%) Microsoft
4 357 (24.07%) .NET
5 315 (21.24%) Windows
6 309 (20.84%) Oracle
7 297 (20.03%) SQL Server
8 285 (19.22%) Finance
9 255 (17.19%) Technical Architecture
10 242 (16.32%) C#
11 238 (16.05%) TOGAF
12 233 (15.71%) VMware
13 228 (15.37%) SQL
14 221 (14.90%) SOA
15 206 (13.89%) Web Services
16 198 (13.35%) Scrum
17 179 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
18 177 (11.94%) Linux
19 175 (11.80%) JavaScript
20 156 (10.52%) Banking
21 155 (10.45%) XML
22 154 (10.38%) Cisco
23 148 (9.98%) MS Excel
24 146 (9.84%) Mentoring
25 140 (9.44%) TDD
26 137 (9.24%) Degree
27 133 (8.97%) ITIL
28 130 (8.77%) Citrix
29 126 (8.50%) UML
30 125 (8.43%) ASP.NET

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 114 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 63 (4.25%) MS Exchange
3 60 (4.05%) Tomcat
4 48 (3.24%) JBoss
5 45 (3.03%) Lync
6 44 (2.97%) WebLogic
7 40 (2.70%) Apache
8 39 (2.63%) WebSphere
8 39 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
9 33 (2.23%) CMS
9 33 (2.23%) BizTalk Server
10 32 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2013
11 30 (2.02%) IIS
12 27 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
12 27 (1.82%) OpenStack
13 22 (1.48%) SAS
14 20 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
15 18 (1.21%) Office Communications Server
15 18 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
16 17 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 148 (9.98%) MS Excel
2 31 (2.09%) MS Office
3 26 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 20 (1.35%) SPSS
5 12 (0.81%) MS Project
6 9 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.13%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.13%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 19 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.27%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.13%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 2 (0.13%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.067%) Oracle BRM
8 1 (0.067%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.067%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.067%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 56 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
2 45 (3.03%) SaaS
3 38 (2.56%) Office 365
4 26 (1.75%) IaaS
5 15 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (0.94%) Force.com
7 8 (0.54%) PaaS
7 8 (0.54%) SoftLayer
8 7 (0.47%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.067%) Heroku
10 1 (0.067%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.067%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.067%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 122 (8.23%) SAN
2 102 (6.88%) Firewall
3 88 (5.93%) WAN
4 75 (5.06%) LAN
5 65 (4.38%) Internet
6 37 (2.49%) NAS
7 35 (2.36%) DNS
8 34 (2.29%) HTTP
9 20 (1.35%) Wireless
9 20 (1.35%) TCP/IP
9 20 (1.35%) Network Security
10 19 (1.28%) MPLS
11 16 (1.08%) NetScaler
12 13 (0.88%) OSPF
12 13 (0.88%) BGP
13 11 (0.74%) VPN
13 11 (0.74%) WLAN
14 10 (0.67%) VLAN
14 10 (0.67%) DHCP
14 10 (0.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 297 (20.03%) SQL Server
2 67 (4.52%) Big Data
3 66 (4.45%) NoSQL
4 60 (4.05%) MySQL
5 55 (3.71%) MongoDB
6 54 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
7 47 (3.17%) Hadoop
8 46 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 46 (3.10%) Relational Database
9 41 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
10 38 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
11 29 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 23 (1.55%) Oracle Database
13 22 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 21 (1.42%) Data Mining
14 21 (1.42%) RDBMS
15 18 (1.21%) Oracle BI EE
15 18 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
16 17 (1.15%) Oracle ODI
16 17 (1.15%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 41 (2.76%) Maven
1 41 (2.76%) Eclipse
2 35 (2.36%) Visual Studio
3 33 (2.23%) JIRA
3 33 (2.23%) Git (software)
4 30 (2.02%) Subversion
4 30 (2.02%) Jenkins
5 27 (1.82%) Ant
6 16 (1.08%) NUnit
7 15 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (1.01%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 11 (0.74%) Hudson
8 11 (0.74%) ReSharper
8 11 (0.74%) ClearCase
9 10 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (0.47%) MSI
11 6 (0.40%) PowerBuilder
12 5 (0.34%) Bugzilla
13 4 (0.27%) JUnit
13 4 (0.27%) YourKit
General
1 285 (19.22%) Finance
2 156 (10.52%) Banking
3 105 (7.08%) Retail
4 91 (6.14%) Telecoms
5 46 (3.10%) Investment Banking
6 30 (2.02%) Marketing
7 29 (1.96%) Publishing
8 26 (1.75%) Legal
9 22 (1.48%) Back Office
10 21 (1.42%) Electronics
10 21 (1.42%) Manufacturing
11 17 (1.15%) Games
11 17 (1.15%) Local Government
12 15 (1.01%) Law
13 11 (0.74%) Billing
13 11 (0.74%) Advertising
13 11 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
14 9 (0.61%) Automotive
15 6 (0.40%) French Language
16 5 (0.34%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 357 (24.07%) .NET
2 206 (13.89%) Web Services
3 155 (10.45%) XML
4 125 (8.43%) ASP.NET
5 118 (7.96%) CSS
6 117 (7.89%) HTML
7 113 (7.62%) Spring
8 112 (7.55%) J2EE
9 106 (7.15%) Middleware
10 79 (5.33%) WCF
11 77 (5.19%) jQuery
12 74 (4.99%) SOAP
13 63 (4.25%) Ajax
13 63 (4.25%) Java EE
14 60 (4.05%) WPF
15 56 (3.78%) REST
16 48 (3.24%) RESTful
17 46 (3.10%) Hibernate
18 44 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC
19 43 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 92 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (4.32%) Clustering
3 59 (3.98%) Data Integration
3 59 (3.98%) Open Source
3 59 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
4 55 (3.71%) Client/Server
5 53 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 50 (3.37%) User Experience
7 40 (2.70%) N-Tier
8 29 (1.96%) Management Information System
9 27 (1.82%) Digital Media
10 18 (1.21%) Replication
11 17 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
11 17 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
11 17 (1.15%) Blackberry
12 16 (1.08%) Streaming Video
12 16 (1.08%) GIS
12 16 (1.08%) Mobile App
13 14 (0.94%) CMDB
14 12 (0.81%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 315 (21.24%) Windows
2 177 (11.94%) Linux
3 124 (8.36%) UNIX
4 60 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (2.63%) Solaris
6 36 (2.43%) AIX
7 35 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 31 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 29 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
10 24 (1.62%) Windows 8
11 20 (1.35%) Android
11 20 (1.35%) Apple iOS
12 17 (1.15%) Windows 7
13 7 (0.47%) Windows Phone
13 7 (0.47%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.20%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.13%) HPUX
15 2 (0.13%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.067%) CentOS
16 1 (0.067%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
2 255 (17.19%) Technical Architecture
3 238 (16.05%) TOGAF
4 221 (14.90%) SOA
5 198 (13.35%) Scrum
6 146 (9.84%) Mentoring
7 140 (9.44%) TDD
8 133 (8.97%) ITIL
9 126 (8.50%) UML
10 118 (7.96%) OO
11 114 (7.69%) Project Management
11 114 (7.69%) MVC
12 108 (7.28%) Enterprise Architecture
13 103 (6.95%) Zachman Framework
14 99 (6.68%) Migration
15 90 (6.07%) E-Commerce
16 82 (5.53%) Business Intelligence
17 70 (4.72%) CRM
18 67 (4.52%) Software Engineering
19 63 (4.25%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 389 (26.23%) Java
2 242 (16.32%) C#
3 228 (15.37%) SQL
4 175 (11.80%) JavaScript
5 51 (3.44%) T-SQL
6 38 (2.56%) C++
7 34 (2.29%) XPath
8 29 (1.96%) PHP
9 26 (1.75%) Ruby
10 24 (1.62%) C
11 22 (1.48%) Python
11 22 (1.48%) PowerShell
11 22 (1.48%) Apex Code
12 15 (1.01%) VBA
13 14 (0.94%) R
14 10 (0.67%) PL/SQL
15 9 (0.61%) Scala
16 8 (0.54%) Perl
16 8 (0.54%) COBOL
17 5 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 137 (9.24%) Degree
2 120 (8.09%) Security Cleared
3 98 (6.61%) SC Cleared
4 64 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 61 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
6 50 (3.37%) MCSE
7 36 (2.43%) CCIE
8 31 (2.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 18 (1.21%) CISSP
10 17 (1.15%) CCNA
11 14 (0.94%) CCNP
12 12 (0.81%) MCSA
13 10 (0.67%) CCDP
14 9 (0.61%) MCP
14 9 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (0.54%) Citrix Certification
16 7 (0.47%) CCSA
17 6 (0.40%) CCA
17 6 (0.40%) MCSD
17 6 (0.40%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (4.45%) QA
2 19 (1.28%) SLA
3 17 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.47%) COBIT
5 4 (0.27%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.27%) EMIR
5 4 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.13%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.067%) HL7
System Software
1 179 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 122 (8.23%) Active Directory
3 88 (5.93%) Hyper-V
4 43 (2.90%) XenApp
5 23 (1.55%) Forefront TMG
5 23 (1.55%) UAG
5 23 (1.55%) ISA Server
6 21 (1.42%) vSphere
7 19 (1.28%) XenDesktop
8 15 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
9 14 (0.94%) vCloud
10 13 (0.88%) XenServer
10 13 (0.88%) Terminal Services
11 12 (0.81%) VMware ESX
12 7 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (0.40%) Squid
13 6 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
13 6 (0.40%) Varnish
14 5 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
15 4 (0.27%) NFS
Systems Management
1 42 (2.83%) SCCM
2 30 (2.02%) SCOM
3 25 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (1.35%) Puppet
5 11 (0.74%) Nagios
6 8 (0.54%) Backup Exec
6 8 (0.54%) ZABBIX
6 8 (0.54%) Ganglia
6 8 (0.54%) Graphite
6 8 (0.54%) Salt
7 7 (0.47%) AppDNA
7 7 (0.47%) OpenView
8 6 (0.40%) NetBackup
8 6 (0.40%) ARCserve
8 6 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (0.40%) WSUS
9 5 (0.34%) Data Guard
9 5 (0.34%) yum
9 5 (0.34%) Unicenter
10 4 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 384 (25.89%) Microsoft
2 309 (20.84%) Oracle
3 233 (15.71%) VMware
4 154 (10.38%) Cisco
5 130 (8.77%) Citrix
6 92 (6.20%) IBM
7 66 (4.45%) HP
8 62 (4.18%) NetApp
9 52 (3.51%) Red Hat
10 50 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
11 48 (3.24%) Juniper
12 43 (2.90%) SAP
13 38 (2.56%) EMC
14 36 (2.43%) TIBCO
15 32 (2.16%) F5
16 28 (1.89%) CheckPoint
17 20 (1.35%) Business Objects
18 16 (1.08%) Informatica
19 15 (1.01%) Sun
19 15 (1.01%) Brocade
Buckinghamshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life and 25 days
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + £5,000 bonus + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Kainos
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Vodafone Group
Posted: 3 days ago
London
AB Recruit
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + 20% bonus + pension + healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum Excellent salary + variable + excell
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum plus excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago