The first table below looks at the demand for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 278 275 261
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 1095 989 1164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.97% 0.95% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.20% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 834 800 971
Average salary £58,750 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.08% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,700 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90910 82248 90837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.44% 79.03% 76.75%
Number of salaries quoted 73759 68320 77731
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Technical Architecture
UK

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in England

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the England region.

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in England

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in England

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +21 559 £65,000 -7.14% 43
South East -83 182 £60,000 +9.09% 11
East of England +42 82 £50,000 -6.54% 7
Yorkshire -6 82 £40,000 - 7
West Midlands +2 60 £55,000 +9.45% 6
South West +15 57 £55,000 -5.98% 11
North West -13 38 £56,250 +12.50% 6
East Midlands -15 24 £45,000 -1.63% 3
Midlands 0 4 - -
North East -19 3 £46,983 -1.50% 1
Technical Architecture
UK

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 566 (27.30%) Finance
2 537 (25.90%) Java
3 384 (18.52%) Microsoft
4 374 (18.04%) Oracle
5 348 (16.79%) .NET
6 344 (16.59%) Project Management
7 313 (15.10%) SQL Server
8 296 (14.28%) Agile Software Development
9 294 (14.18%) Banking
10 278 (13.41%) C#
11 265 (12.78%) SQL
12 260 (12.54%) Windows
13 252 (12.16%) SOA
14 244 (11.77%) Linux
14 244 (11.77%) Software Engineering
15 238 (11.48%) Scrum
16 229 (11.05%) Degree
17 218 (10.52%) CRM
18 217 (10.47%) Web Services
19 216 (10.42%) ITIL
20 215 (10.37%) HTML
21 206 (9.94%) JavaScript
22 201 (9.70%) Enterprise Architecture
23 198 (9.55%) SAP
24 192 (9.26%) Retail
25 183 (8.83%) Business Analysis
26 182 (8.78%) TDD
26 182 (8.78%) Relational Database
27 181 (8.73%) Telecoms
28 176 (8.49%) MS Excel

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 97 (4.68%) Tomcat
2 91 (4.39%) NetWeaver
3 87 (4.20%) SharePoint
4 82 (3.96%) Apache
5 75 (3.62%) WebSphere
6 58 (2.80%) IIS
7 50 (2.41%) MS Exchange
8 49 (2.36%) CMS
9 36 (1.74%) WebLogic
9 36 (1.74%) Adobe CQ
10 34 (1.64%) MQSeries
11 30 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
12 29 (1.40%) Lync
13 28 (1.35%) Office Communications Server
14 22 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
14 22 (1.06%) Apache Pig
15 21 (1.01%) SAS
16 18 (0.87%) GlassFish
17 14 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
17 14 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 176 (8.49%) MS Excel
2 29 (1.40%) MS Office
3 16 (0.77%) SPSS
4 7 (0.34%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.29%) MS Project
6 5 (0.24%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.096%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.096%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.096%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.048%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 35 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
2 34 (1.64%) SAP SCM
2 34 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 27 (1.30%) Oracle BRM
4 19 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
5 17 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
6 13 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
7 9 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
7 9 (0.43%) SAP CRM
8 7 (0.34%) Finacle
8 7 (0.34%) FLEXCUBE
8 7 (0.34%) Misys Equation
8 7 (0.34%) Temenos T24
8 7 (0.34%) Magento
8 7 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
9 6 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
9 6 (0.29%) SAP SRM
9 6 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
10 5 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
10 5 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 93 (4.49%) SaaS
2 70 (3.38%) Cloud Computing
3 58 (2.80%) IaaS
4 46 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
5 28 (1.35%) PaaS
6 24 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
7 19 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
8 18 (0.87%) Amazon EMR
9 15 (0.72%) Office 365
10 1 (0.048%) GitHub
10 1 (0.048%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.048%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 95 (4.58%) Internet
2 89 (4.29%) SAN
3 78 (3.76%) WAN
4 68 (3.28%) LAN
5 55 (2.65%) TCP/IP
6 50 (2.41%) HTTP
7 42 (2.03%) Firewall
8 40 (1.93%) Unified Communications
8 40 (1.93%) VPN
9 30 (1.45%) LDAP
10 29 (1.40%) NAS
11 25 (1.21%) DNS
12 24 (1.16%) FTP
13 22 (1.06%) SSL
14 16 (0.77%) SMTP
14 16 (0.77%) MPLS
15 15 (0.72%) Intranet
15 15 (0.72%) BGP
15 15 (0.72%) VoIP
16 14 (0.68%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 313 (15.10%) SQL Server
2 182 (8.78%) Relational Database
3 114 (5.50%) RDBMS
4 98 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
5 92 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 80 (3.86%) MySQL
7 75 (3.62%) NoSQL
8 73 (3.52%) Oracle Database
9 50 (2.41%) Oracle BI EE
10 49 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
11 47 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
12 41 (1.98%) Big Data
13 38 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 38 (1.83%) Spotfire
14 37 (1.78%) QlikView
15 34 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 30 (1.45%) MongoDB
17 29 (1.40%) Hadoop
17 29 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
18 28 (1.35%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 87 (4.20%) Subversion
2 80 (3.86%) Visual Studio
3 78 (3.76%) Git (software)
4 64 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 40 (1.93%) Selenium
6 39 (1.88%) JUnit
7 35 (1.69%) Maven
8 22 (1.06%) TeamCity
9 17 (0.82%) JIRA
10 16 (0.77%) MSBuild
10 16 (0.77%) SpecFlow
11 15 (0.72%) NUnit
12 14 (0.68%) Jenkins
13 12 (0.58%) Rational Rose
13 12 (0.58%) JBehave
14 10 (0.48%) Toad
15 9 (0.43%) Cucumber
15 9 (0.43%) Mockito
16 8 (0.39%) Eclipse
16 8 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
General
1 566 (27.30%) Finance
2 294 (14.18%) Banking
3 192 (9.26%) Retail
4 181 (8.73%) Telecoms
5 171 (8.25%) Investment Banking
6 116 (5.60%) Front Office
7 104 (5.02%) Billing
8 91 (4.39%) Back Office
9 84 (4.05%) Retail Banking
10 62 (2.99%) Legal
11 55 (2.65%) Marketing
12 40 (1.93%) Manufacturing
13 37 (1.78%) Advertising
14 17 (0.82%) Publishing
15 16 (0.77%) Wholesale Banking
16 14 (0.68%) Games
17 12 (0.58%) Local Government
18 6 (0.29%) Financial Institution
19 5 (0.24%) Electronics
20 4 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 880 (42.45%) Architect
2 353 (17.03%) Consultant
3 333 (16.06%) Developer
4 328 (15.82%) Solutions Architect
5 321 (15.48%) Technical Architect
6 186 (8.97%) Analyst
7 158 (7.62%) Business Analyst
8 152 (7.33%) Senior Developer
9 114 (5.50%) Java Developer
10 91 (4.39%) SAP Architect
11 83 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
12 72 (3.47%) Senior Java Developer
13 67 (3.23%) Senior Architect
14 62 (2.99%) Project Manager
15 57 (2.75%) Team Leader
16 50 (2.41%) .NET Developer
17 49 (2.36%) OSS Consultant
18 48 (2.32%) SAP Technical Architect
19 45 (2.17%) Senior Consultant
19 45 (2.17%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (16.79%) .NET
2 217 (10.47%) Web Services
3 215 (10.37%) HTML
4 172 (8.30%) J2EE
5 162 (7.81%) ASP.NET
6 151 (7.28%) SOAP
7 150 (7.24%) CSS
8 148 (7.14%) XML
9 138 (6.66%) .NET Framework
10 128 (6.17%) jQuery
11 121 (5.84%) Middleware
12 111 (5.35%) WCF
13 92 (4.44%) Spring
14 90 (4.34%) SAP Basis
15 84 (4.05%) HTML5
16 79 (3.81%) Silverlight
16 79 (3.81%) REST
17 78 (3.76%) RESTful
18 67 (3.23%) WPF
19 64 (3.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 158 (7.62%) Enterprise Software
2 134 (6.46%) Management Information System
3 94 (4.53%) Open Source
4 71 (3.42%) Computer Science
5 69 (3.33%) N-Tier
6 46 (2.22%) Derivative
7 44 (2.12%) Clustering
8 38 (1.83%) Mobile App
9 29 (1.40%) RMADS
10 25 (1.21%) Client/Server
11 22 (1.06%) Mathematics
12 21 (1.01%) CESG
13 20 (0.96%) Credit Risk
13 20 (0.96%) Market Risk
14 19 (0.92%) Hedge funds
14 19 (0.92%) CMDB
14 19 (0.92%) iPhone
14 19 (0.92%) Mainframe
15 18 (0.87%) CESG CLAS
15 18 (0.87%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 260 (12.54%) Windows
2 244 (11.77%) Linux
3 148 (7.14%) UNIX
4 59 (2.85%) Android
5 56 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 53 (2.56%) Apple iOS
7 39 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 39 (1.88%) Debian
8 37 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 36 (1.74%) Solaris
10 18 (0.87%) Windows 2000
11 16 (0.77%) Windows Phone
12 15 (0.72%) Windows 7
13 8 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (0.34%) BlackBerry OS
15 6 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
16 5 (0.24%) AIX
16 5 (0.24%) HPUX
17 3 (0.14%) Tizen
17 3 (0.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (16.59%) Project Management
2 296 (14.28%) Agile Software Development
3 252 (12.16%) SOA
4 244 (11.77%) Software Engineering
5 238 (11.48%) Scrum
6 218 (10.52%) CRM
7 216 (10.42%) ITIL
8 201 (9.70%) Enterprise Architecture
9 183 (8.83%) Business Analysis
10 182 (8.78%) TDD
11 155 (7.48%) PRINCE2
12 153 (7.38%) Business Intelligence
13 142 (6.85%) Risk Management
14 136 (6.56%) Migration
15 129 (6.22%) Continuous Integration
16 127 (6.13%) TOGAF
17 123 (5.93%) MVC
18 120 (5.79%) Stakeholder Management
19 115 (5.55%) Waterfall
20 111 (5.35%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 537 (25.90%) Java
2 278 (13.41%) C#
3 265 (12.78%) SQL
4 206 (9.94%) JavaScript
5 96 (4.63%) C++
6 88 (4.25%) C
7 75 (3.62%) PHP
8 61 (2.94%) T-SQL
9 48 (2.32%) Perl
10 35 (1.69%) Python
11 27 (1.30%) Ruby
12 26 (1.25%) Objective-C
13 22 (1.06%) Shell Script
14 21 (1.01%) PL/SQL
15 18 (0.87%) R
16 17 (0.82%) ABAP
17 11 (0.53%) VB.NET
17 11 (0.53%) XQuery
18 10 (0.48%) VB
19 9 (0.43%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 229 (11.05%) Degree
2 87 (4.20%) PMI Certification
3 84 (4.05%) PMP
4 75 (3.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 75 (3.62%) Security Cleared
5 57 (2.75%) MCITP
6 56 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
7 53 (2.56%) MCSE
8 46 (2.22%) SC Cleared
9 40 (1.93%) MCSA
10 34 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 28 (1.35%) CCNP
11 28 (1.35%) DV Cleared
12 22 (1.06%) NCDA
13 20 (0.96%) CCNA
14 19 (0.92%) CISSP
14 19 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 14 (0.68%) MCTS
16 13 (0.63%) CCIE
17 8 (0.39%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (5.93%) QA
2 80 (3.86%) COBIT
3 64 (3.09%) Solvency II
4 28 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 18 (0.87%) CRD IV
6 17 (0.82%) SLA
7 14 (0.68%) Basel II
8 11 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 10 (0.48%) ISO 9001
10 8 (0.39%) HL7
10 8 (0.39%) Data Quality
11 7 (0.34%) IAS 39
12 6 (0.29%) PCI DSS
13 3 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 2 (0.096%) ISO 9000
14 2 (0.096%) ISO 8583
14 2 (0.096%) DICOM
15 1 (0.048%) Basel III
15 1 (0.048%) WCAG
15 1 (0.048%) BS7799
System Software
1 119 (5.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 104 (5.02%) Active Directory
3 34 (1.64%) Hyper-V
4 20 (0.96%) vSphere
5 18 (0.87%) XenApp
5 18 (0.87%) Apache Flume
6 16 (0.77%) XenServer
7 13 (0.63%) UAG
8 11 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
8 11 (0.53%) VMware ESX
9 10 (0.48%) KVM
10 9 (0.43%) Squid
11 8 (0.39%) Xen
12 7 (0.34%) XenDesktop
13 6 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
13 6 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
14 4 (0.19%) Terminal Services
14 4 (0.19%) VirtualBox
15 3 (0.14%) Docker
16 2 (0.096%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 75 (3.62%) Opscode Chef
2 58 (2.80%) Puppet
3 23 (1.11%) SCOM
4 16 (0.77%) Nagios
4 16 (0.77%) SCCM
4 16 (0.77%) HP UCMDB
5 7 (0.34%) OpenSSO
5 7 (0.34%) Control-M
6 5 (0.24%) FortiGate
7 4 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (0.19%) WSUS
8 2 (0.096%) MOM
8 2 (0.096%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.096%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.096%) Cacti
8 2 (0.096%) Ganglia
8 2 (0.096%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.096%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.096%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.096%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 384 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 374 (18.04%) Oracle
3 198 (9.55%) SAP
4 172 (8.30%) VMware
5 89 (4.29%) Cisco
6 85 (4.10%) TIBCO
7 77 (3.71%) Citrix
8 76 (3.67%) Siebel
9 64 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
10 57 (2.75%) Informatica
11 55 (2.65%) HP
12 54 (2.60%) EMC
13 53 (2.56%) NetApp
13 53 (2.56%) Business Objects
14 51 (2.46%) IBM
15 49 (2.36%) Adobe
16 38 (1.83%) Tableau
17 37 (1.78%) Red Hat
18 36 (1.74%) Juniper
19 33 (1.59%) F5
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great benefits
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Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum + Pension, Health, Bonus
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: 30k - 60k
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £75000 per annum
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Salary: excellent benefits and bonus, high % Pension scheme
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + pension, medical etc.
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London
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Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum + Exec Bens
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