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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 345 280 322
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 790 1023 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.75% 1.00% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 1.06% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 633 789 698
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 £51,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £82,500
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £38,500
% 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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -31 423 £70,000 -3.44% 33
South East -37 158 £62,750 -3.46% 11
South West -23 43 £55,000 +4.76% 3
East of England -40 43 £66,000 +22.22% 3
North West -5 36 £52,500 -19.23% 3
Yorkshire -48 35 £58,750 -2.08% 8
West Midlands -20 30 £63,500 +15.45% 4
East Midlands +12 14 £62,750 -7.03% 2
Midlands -1 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 19 December 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.

1 404 (27.30%) Agile Software Development
2 381 (25.74%) Java
3 370 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 369 (24.93%) .NET
5 327 (22.09%) SQL Server
6 309 (20.88%) Windows
7 286 (19.32%) Oracle
8 274 (18.51%) Finance
9 261 (17.64%) Technical Architecture
10 236 (15.95%) SOA
11 235 (15.88%) VMware
12 233 (15.74%) C#
13 227 (15.34%) SQL
14 226 (15.27%) TOGAF
15 195 (13.18%) Web Services
16 186 (12.57%) Scrum
17 183 (12.36%) VMware Infrastructure
18 161 (10.88%) Linux
19 160 (10.81%) JavaScript
20 156 (10.54%) Banking
21 154 (10.41%) Degree
22 150 (10.14%) XML
23 149 (10.07%) Mentoring
24 146 (9.86%) UML
25 142 (9.59%) Cisco
26 140 (9.46%) ITIL
27 138 (9.32%) SAN
28 137 (9.26%) ASP.NET
29 136 (9.19%) Project Management
30 133 (8.99%) MS Excel

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 124 (8.38%) SharePoint
2 62 (4.19%) MS Exchange
3 57 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 43 (2.91%) Apache
5 42 (2.84%) WebLogic
6 41 (2.77%) BizTalk Server
6 41 (2.77%) SharePoint 2013
7 38 (2.57%) IIS
7 38 (2.57%) WebSphere
8 37 (2.50%) JBoss
9 33 (2.23%) Lync
10 32 (2.16%) OpenStack
11 27 (1.82%) CMS
12 26 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2010
13 23 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
14 22 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
15 20 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
15 20 (1.35%) SAS
16 18 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
17 15 (1.01%) GlassFish
Applications
1 133 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 27 (1.82%) MS Office
3 22 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 19 (1.28%) SPSS
5 10 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.61%) MS Project
7 2 (0.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 15 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.41%) Markit EDM
5 5 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.20%) Magento
8 1 (0.068%) Optimost
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.068%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.068%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.068%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle BRM
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.068%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 1 (0.068%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 56 (3.78%) SaaS
2 50 (3.38%) Cloud Computing
3 48 (3.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (2.09%) Office 365
5 17 (1.15%) IaaS
6 16 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
7 14 (0.95%) Force.com
8 8 (0.54%) SoftLayer
8 8 (0.54%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.27%) PaaS
10 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.068%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.068%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 138 (9.32%) SAN
2 101 (6.82%) Firewall
3 93 (6.28%) WAN
4 83 (5.61%) LAN
5 57 (3.85%) Internet
6 44 (2.97%) HTTP
7 41 (2.77%) NAS
8 37 (2.50%) DNS
9 33 (2.23%) TCP/IP
10 23 (1.55%) VPN
11 22 (1.49%) Network Security
12 19 (1.28%) MPLS
13 18 (1.22%) OSPF
13 18 (1.22%) BGP
14 17 (1.15%) Wireless
15 15 (1.01%) NetScaler
16 14 (0.95%) iSCSI
17 13 (0.88%) WLAN
18 12 (0.81%) EIGRP
19 11 (0.74%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 327 (22.09%) SQL Server
2 74 (5.00%) MySQL
3 58 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
4 57 (3.85%) Big Data
5 51 (3.45%) NoSQL
6 48 (3.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 47 (3.18%) Relational Database
8 45 (3.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 45 (3.04%) MongoDB
9 39 (2.64%) Hadoop
9 39 (2.64%) SQL Server 2005
10 29 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 23 (1.55%) RDBMS
12 22 (1.49%) Oracle Database
13 21 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 19 (1.28%) QlikView
15 17 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
16 16 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
16 16 (1.08%) Oracle ODI
17 15 (1.01%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 39 (2.64%) Maven
2 38 (2.57%) Eclipse
3 36 (2.43%) Visual Studio
4 30 (2.03%) Git (software)
5 25 (1.69%) Jenkins
6 23 (1.55%) JIRA
6 23 (1.55%) Ant
7 22 (1.49%) Subversion
8 19 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (1.15%) NUnit
10 16 (1.08%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 11 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
12 9 (0.61%) ClearCase
13 6 (0.41%) JUnit
13 6 (0.41%) PowerBuilder
13 6 (0.41%) Mockito
13 6 (0.41%) Hudson
13 6 (0.41%) YourKit
14 5 (0.34%) ReSharper
14 5 (0.34%) MSI
General
1 274 (18.51%) Finance
2 156 (10.54%) Banking
3 94 (6.35%) Retail
4 89 (6.01%) Telecoms
5 55 (3.72%) Investment Banking
6 32 (2.16%) Publishing
7 29 (1.96%) Marketing
8 26 (1.76%) Legal
9 25 (1.69%) Back Office
10 17 (1.15%) Electronics
10 17 (1.15%) Law
11 16 (1.08%) Manufacturing
12 15 (1.01%) Games
13 14 (0.95%) Billing
14 13 (0.88%) Front Office
15 10 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.54%) Local Government
17 7 (0.47%) Advertising
18 6 (0.41%) Military
18 6 (0.41%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 369 (24.93%) .NET
2 195 (13.18%) Web Services
3 150 (10.14%) XML
4 137 (9.26%) ASP.NET
5 123 (8.31%) CSS
6 119 (8.04%) HTML
7 106 (7.16%) J2EE
8 97 (6.55%) WCF
9 95 (6.42%) Spring
10 90 (6.08%) Middleware
11 85 (5.74%) WPF
12 84 (5.68%) jQuery
13 82 (5.54%) SOAP
14 60 (4.05%) Ajax
15 59 (3.99%) Java EE
16 51 (3.45%) REST
17 47 (3.18%) ASP.NET MVC
18 46 (3.11%) .NET Framework
19 44 (2.97%) Hibernate
20 37 (2.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 83 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
3 54 (3.65%) Clustering
4 52 (3.51%) User Experience
5 50 (3.38%) Computer Science
5 50 (3.38%) Client/Server
6 49 (3.31%) Open Source
7 44 (2.97%) Data Integration
8 40 (2.70%) N-Tier
9 27 (1.82%) Management Information System
10 22 (1.49%) GIS
10 22 (1.49%) Digital Media
11 21 (1.42%) Replication
12 18 (1.22%) CESG
13 16 (1.08%) Mainframe
13 16 (1.08%) Blackberry
14 14 (0.95%) CMDB
15 13 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
15 13 (0.88%) Social Media
15 13 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 309 (20.88%) Windows
2 161 (10.88%) Linux
3 128 (8.65%) UNIX
4 69 (4.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 40 (2.70%) Solaris
7 37 (2.50%) AIX
8 33 (2.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 33 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 27 (1.82%) Windows 8
10 23 (1.55%) Apple iOS
10 23 (1.55%) Android
11 21 (1.42%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.41%) Windows Phone
13 5 (0.34%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.27%) HPUX
15 3 (0.20%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.14%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.14%) SUSE
17 1 (0.068%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (27.30%) Agile Software Development
2 261 (17.64%) Technical Architecture
3 236 (15.95%) SOA
4 226 (15.27%) TOGAF
5 186 (12.57%) Scrum
6 149 (10.07%) Mentoring
7 146 (9.86%) UML
8 140 (9.46%) ITIL
9 136 (9.19%) Project Management
10 130 (8.78%) TDD
11 120 (8.11%) OO
12 110 (7.43%) MVC
13 101 (6.82%) Zachman Framework
13 101 (6.82%) Enterprise Architecture
14 98 (6.62%) E-Commerce
15 85 (5.74%) Migration
16 84 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
17 77 (5.20%) CRM
18 62 (4.19%) Data Modelling
19 60 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 381 (25.74%) Java
2 233 (15.74%) C#
3 227 (15.34%) SQL
4 160 (10.81%) JavaScript
5 60 (4.05%) T-SQL
6 40 (2.70%) C++
7 31 (2.09%) XPath
8 28 (1.89%) PHP
9 26 (1.76%) Python
10 25 (1.69%) Ruby
11 20 (1.35%) C
12 18 (1.22%) Apex Code
12 18 (1.22%) PowerShell
13 16 (1.08%) VBA
14 14 (0.95%) PL/SQL
15 11 (0.74%) R
16 9 (0.61%) Scala
17 8 (0.54%) VB.NET
18 7 (0.47%) Perl
19 5 (0.34%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 154 (10.41%) Degree
2 133 (8.99%) Security Cleared
3 107 (7.23%) SC Cleared
4 62 (4.19%) Cisco Certification
5 61 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 51 (3.45%) MCSE
7 42 (2.84%) CCIE
8 31 (2.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 17 (1.15%) CISSP
10 14 (0.95%) CCNP
10 14 (0.95%) CCNA
11 12 (0.81%) MCP
12 10 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (0.61%) Citrix Certification
14 8 (0.54%) CCDP
14 8 (0.54%) MCSD
14 8 (0.54%) HND
15 7 (0.47%) MCSA
15 7 (0.47%) CCA
16 6 (0.41%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (5.00%) QA
2 20 (1.35%) SLA
3 18 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.68%) COBIT
5 7 (0.47%) JSP 440
6 5 (0.34%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.20%) EMIR
7 3 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.14%) HL7
8 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.068%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 183 (12.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 113 (7.64%) Active Directory
3 83 (5.61%) Hyper-V
4 40 (2.70%) XenApp
5 29 (1.96%) ISA Server
5 29 (1.96%) Forefront TMG
5 29 (1.96%) UAG
6 24 (1.62%) vSphere
7 20 (1.35%) XenDesktop
8 18 (1.22%) vCloud
9 16 (1.08%) VMware ESX
9 16 (1.08%) Terminal Services
9 16 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
10 12 (0.81%) Varnish
11 11 (0.74%) XenServer
12 10 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 10 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
14 6 (0.41%) NFS
15 5 (0.34%) Xen
Systems Management
1 51 (3.45%) SCCM
2 36 (2.43%) SCOM
3 17 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (0.88%) Puppet
5 10 (0.68%) Backup Exec
5 10 (0.68%) OpenView
6 9 (0.61%) Nagios
7 8 (0.54%) NetBackup
7 8 (0.54%) ZABBIX
7 8 (0.54%) Ganglia
7 8 (0.54%) Salt
7 8 (0.54%) Graphite
8 7 (0.47%) ARCserve
8 7 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (0.34%) Unicenter
9 5 (0.34%) Data Guard
9 5 (0.34%) WSUS
9 5 (0.34%) AppDNA
10 4 (0.27%) FortiGate
10 4 (0.27%) MOM
Vendors
1 370 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 286 (19.32%) Oracle
3 235 (15.88%) VMware
4 142 (9.59%) Cisco
5 109 (7.36%) Citrix
6 95 (6.42%) IBM
7 78 (5.27%) HP
8 61 (4.12%) Red Hat
9 56 (3.78%) NetApp
10 53 (3.58%) Salesforce.com
11 51 (3.45%) Juniper
12 40 (2.70%) SAP
12 40 (2.70%) TIBCO
13 35 (2.36%) F5
14 31 (2.09%) EMC
15 29 (1.96%) CheckPoint
16 21 (1.42%) Business Objects
17 20 (1.35%) Dell
18 19 (1.28%) Sencha
19 17 (1.15%) Sun
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000.00 per annum + 5% pension, 25 days holiday, 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum + 10% bonus and bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CSC
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Rolls Royce
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Central London / West End
BITE London
Salary: £34,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago