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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 386 322 278
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 680 812 1093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.64% 0.82% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.87% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 553 620 874
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,750 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £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
100571 93749 105909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.25% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 82215 78642 91158
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -77 308 £72,500 +3.57% 36
South East -84 110 £65,000 +4.00% 12
South West +15 69 £50,000 -4.76% 5
East of England -27 53 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Yorkshire -18 48 £52,500 -34.37% 5
North West -17 38 £50,000 -9.09% 9
West Midlands +18 36 £65,000 +4.00% 8
East Midlands -25 6 £50,000 -28.57%
North East -5 1 £77,500 +34.78%
Technical Architect
UK

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 436 (28.26%) .NET
2 399 (25.86%) Microsoft
3 394 (25.53%) Java
4 331 (21.45%) SQL Server
5 322 (20.87%) Agile Software Development
6 301 (19.51%) Finance
7 285 (18.47%) SQL
8 265 (17.17%) C#
9 264 (17.11%) Oracle
10 260 (16.85%) Windows
11 258 (16.72%) Technical Architecture
12 230 (14.91%) Degree
13 229 (14.84%) VMware
14 225 (14.58%) SOA
15 191 (12.38%) Web Services
16 186 (12.05%) UML
17 163 (10.56%) VMware Infrastructure
18 157 (10.17%) HTML
19 154 (9.98%) Security Cleared
19 154 (9.98%) Mentoring
20 151 (9.79%) MS Excel
21 147 (9.53%) JavaScript
22 143 (9.27%) TOGAF
23 141 (9.14%) Project Management
24 140 (9.07%) ASP.NET
25 139 (9.01%) OO
26 135 (8.75%) Scrum
27 130 (8.43%) Cisco
28 129 (8.36%) MVC
29 127 (8.23%) SharePoint

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
1 127 (8.23%) SharePoint
2 64 (4.15%) MS Exchange
3 53 (3.43%) CMS
3 53 (3.43%) BizTalk Server
4 42 (2.72%) Tomcat
5 34 (2.20%) WebSphere
6 33 (2.14%) Apache
7 32 (2.07%) NetWeaver
8 31 (2.01%) Lync
9 30 (1.94%) IIS
10 26 (1.69%) WebLogic
11 23 (1.49%) SAS
11 23 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
11 23 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
12 22 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
13 21 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
13 21 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
14 20 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
14 20 (1.30%) Drupal
15 19 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 151 (9.79%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.56%) MS Office
3 19 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 15 (0.97%) SPSS
5 12 (0.78%) MS Project
6 10 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.13%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.065%) DOC1
9 1 (0.065%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
1 14 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.39%) Google Analytics
3 6 (0.39%) Markit EDM
3 6 (0.39%) Optimost
3 6 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.32%) Oracle Retail
5 4 (0.26%) Magento
5 4 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.19%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.13%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.065%) Maximo
8 1 (0.065%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.065%) Exstream
8 1 (0.065%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 1 (0.065%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 71 (4.60%) SaaS
2 56 (3.63%) Cloud Computing
3 40 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (1.56%) Force.com
5 21 (1.36%) Office 365
6 14 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.32%) IaaS
8 4 (0.26%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.19%) Heroku
10 2 (0.13%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.13%) PaaS
11 1 (0.065%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 119 (7.71%) SAN
2 87 (5.64%) WAN
3 78 (5.06%) LAN
4 71 (4.60%) Firewall
5 50 (3.24%) HTTP
6 41 (2.66%) Internet
7 39 (2.53%) DNS
8 37 (2.40%) TCP/IP
9 32 (2.07%) NAS
10 20 (1.30%) Network Security
10 20 (1.30%) DHCP
10 20 (1.30%) VPN
11 16 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (0.97%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (0.78%) OSPF
13 12 (0.78%) BGP
13 12 (0.78%) Intranet
13 12 (0.78%) EIGRP
14 11 (0.71%) MPLS
14 11 (0.71%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 331 (21.45%) SQL Server
2 67 (4.34%) Data Warehouse
3 65 (4.21%) MySQL
4 64 (4.15%) Relational Database
5 56 (3.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 55 (3.56%) Big Data
7 43 (2.79%) Oracle Database
8 41 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 41 (2.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 37 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
10 33 (2.14%) RDBMS
11 31 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
12 29 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
13 28 (1.81%) MongoDB
13 28 (1.81%) Data Mining
14 24 (1.56%) NoSQL
15 23 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
15 23 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
16 21 (1.36%) Oracle Database 10g
17 19 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 57 (3.69%) Maven
2 44 (2.85%) Visual Studio
3 39 (2.53%) Git (software)
4 36 (2.33%) Eclipse
5 22 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (1.43%) Jenkins
6 19 (1.23%) Subversion
6 19 (1.23%) JUnit
7 15 (0.97%) Ant
8 12 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
9 10 (0.65%) Apache Ivy
9 10 (0.65%) NUnit
10 9 (0.58%) JIRA
10 9 (0.58%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 7 (0.45%) Mockito
12 6 (0.39%) Talend Open Studio
12 6 (0.39%) Fiddler
12 6 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
12 6 (0.39%) YourKit
13 5 (0.32%) Rational Rose
General
1 301 (19.51%) Finance
2 109 (7.06%) Banking
3 83 (5.38%) Retail
4 72 (4.67%) Telecoms
5 53 (3.43%) Marketing
6 44 (2.85%) Investment Banking
7 39 (2.53%) Legal
8 35 (2.27%) Back Office
9 32 (2.07%) Law
10 26 (1.69%) Front Office
11 22 (1.43%) Publishing
12 17 (1.10%) Advertising
13 14 (0.91%) Games
14 13 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
15 12 (0.78%) Billing
16 10 (0.65%) Local Government
16 10 (0.65%) Manufacturing
17 9 (0.58%) Electronics
18 6 (0.39%) Financial Institution
18 6 (0.39%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 436 (28.26%) .NET
2 191 (12.38%) Web Services
3 157 (10.17%) HTML
4 140 (9.07%) ASP.NET
5 121 (7.84%) XML
6 119 (7.71%) CSS
7 116 (7.52%) J2EE
8 112 (7.26%) Spring
9 102 (6.61%) WCF
10 93 (6.03%) SOAP
11 84 (5.44%) jQuery
12 71 (4.60%) Hibernate
13 64 (4.15%) HTML5
14 61 (3.95%) Middleware
15 60 (3.89%) WPF
16 52 (3.37%) Java EE
17 50 (3.24%) ASP.NET MVC
18 49 (3.18%) .NET Framework
19 45 (2.92%) REST
20 38 (2.46%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 79 (5.12%) Enterprise Software
2 74 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
3 71 (4.60%) Computer Science
4 67 (4.34%) Open Source
5 58 (3.76%) Client/Server
6 51 (3.31%) Clustering
7 49 (3.18%) User Experience
8 46 (2.98%) N-Tier
9 43 (2.79%) Management Information System
10 38 (2.46%) Digital Media
11 37 (2.40%) GIS
12 36 (2.33%) CESG
13 27 (1.75%) Blackberry
14 26 (1.69%) RMADS
14 26 (1.69%) Mathematics
15 20 (1.30%) PKI
16 17 (1.10%) Mainframe
17 16 (1.04%) Data Integration
17 16 (1.04%) Replication
18 15 (0.97%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 260 (16.85%) Windows
2 121 (7.84%) Linux
3 105 (6.80%) UNIX
4 50 (3.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (2.85%) Solaris
6 38 (2.46%) Windows 7
7 32 (2.07%) Android
8 31 (2.01%) AIX
8 31 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 29 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 28 (1.81%) Apple iOS
11 27 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
12 26 (1.69%) Windows 8
13 11 (0.71%) HPUX
14 9 (0.58%) SUSE
15 7 (0.45%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.32%) Debian
17 4 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
18 3 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
19 2 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (20.87%) Agile Software Development
2 258 (16.72%) Technical Architecture
3 225 (14.58%) SOA
4 186 (12.05%) UML
5 154 (9.98%) Mentoring
6 143 (9.27%) TOGAF
7 141 (9.14%) Project Management
8 139 (9.01%) OO
9 135 (8.75%) Scrum
10 129 (8.36%) MVC
11 114 (7.39%) TDD
12 111 (7.19%) Business Intelligence
13 110 (7.13%) ITIL
14 96 (6.22%) CRM
15 90 (5.83%) E-Commerce
16 84 (5.44%) Enterprise Architecture
17 76 (4.93%) Software Engineering
17 76 (4.93%) Migration
18 69 (4.47%) Load Balancing
19 63 (4.08%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 394 (25.53%) Java
2 285 (18.47%) SQL
3 265 (17.17%) C#
4 147 (9.53%) JavaScript
5 51 (3.31%) T-SQL
6 32 (2.07%) PHP
7 29 (1.88%) VB.NET
7 29 (1.88%) C++
8 27 (1.75%) PL/SQL
9 26 (1.69%) Python
10 23 (1.49%) PowerShell
11 20 (1.30%) XPath
12 16 (1.04%) Ruby
13 13 (0.84%) Apex Code
14 12 (0.78%) Objective-C
15 11 (0.71%) Scala
16 9 (0.58%) VBA
16 9 (0.58%) C
17 8 (0.52%) VB
18 4 (0.26%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 230 (14.91%) Degree
2 154 (9.98%) Security Cleared
3 108 (7.00%) SC Cleared
4 81 (5.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 69 (4.47%) MCSE
6 68 (4.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 60 (3.89%) Cisco Certification
8 36 (2.33%) CCIE
9 27 (1.75%) CCNP
10 25 (1.62%) MCP
10 25 (1.62%) MCITP
11 19 (1.23%) CISSP
12 17 (1.10%) HP MASE
13 15 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (0.84%) MCSD
14 13 (0.84%) CCNA
15 12 (0.78%) CCDP
15 12 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
16 11 (0.71%) CCA
17 10 (0.65%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (4.54%) QA
2 28 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (1.69%) JSP 440
4 19 (1.23%) Data Quality
5 14 (0.91%) COBIT
6 13 (0.84%) SLA
7 5 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.13%) HL7
8 2 (0.13%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.13%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.065%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 163 (10.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 106 (6.87%) Active Directory
3 87 (5.64%) Hyper-V
4 30 (1.94%) Terminal Services
5 29 (1.88%) XenApp
6 24 (1.56%) VMware ESX
7 23 (1.49%) Forefront TMG
7 23 (1.49%) UAG
7 23 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 20 (1.30%) vCloud
9 19 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
10 18 (1.17%) vSphere
11 16 (1.04%) ISA Server
12 13 (0.84%) XenDesktop
13 10 (0.65%) Varnish
14 9 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 7 (0.45%) NFS
15 7 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
15 7 (0.45%) Xen
16 4 (0.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 62 (4.02%) SCCM
2 40 (2.59%) SCOM
3 14 (0.91%) NetBackup
3 14 (0.91%) Backup Exec
4 13 (0.84%) ARCserve
4 13 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
5 12 (0.78%) WSUS
6 9 (0.58%) CA SiteMinder
6 9 (0.58%) OpenSSO
6 9 (0.58%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 7 (0.45%) OpenView
8 6 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.32%) Puppet
10 4 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 3 (0.19%) FortiGate
11 3 (0.19%) SCVMM
12 2 (0.13%) XenMobile
13 1 (0.065%) SCSM
13 1 (0.065%) MOM
Vendors
1 399 (25.86%) Microsoft
2 264 (17.11%) Oracle
3 229 (14.84%) VMware
4 130 (8.43%) Cisco
5 110 (7.13%) HP
6 99 (6.42%) Citrix
7 80 (5.18%) IBM
8 66 (4.28%) Salesforce.com
9 59 (3.82%) SAP
10 54 (3.50%) Juniper
11 48 (3.11%) NetApp
12 46 (2.98%) Red Hat
13 35 (2.27%) TIBCO
13 35 (2.27%) F5
14 33 (2.14%) EMC
14 33 (2.14%) Adobe
15 30 (1.94%) Symantec
16 28 (1.81%) Dell
17 27 (1.75%) Business Objects
18 26 (1.69%) ESRI
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bath, Avon
ITF Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Milton Keynes Service Partnership
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Interact Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rippleffect
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car, bonus, comission, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60k - 80k per year
Posted: 4 days ago