The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 74 75 84
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 16 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.35% 1.42% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.48% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 12
Average salary £67,500 £47,500 £58,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.10% -18.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £47,500 £72,250
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1127 1084 1139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.27% 96.01% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 967 895 985
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Architect
East of England

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architect in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Essex

Technical Architect
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Chelmsford - 13 £65,000 -
Technical Architect
East of England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 18 (69.23%) .NET
2 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 12 (46.15%) Finance
4 11 (42.31%) Visual Studio
5 10 (38.46%) C#
5 10 (38.46%) VB.NET
5 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
6 8 (30.77%) Front Office
6 8 (30.77%) Performance Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Software Deployment
7 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
7 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (15.38%) LAN
7 4 (15.38%) WAN
7 4 (15.38%) Cisco
8 3 (11.54%) MS Office
8 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (11.54%) Project Management
8 3 (11.54%) Quality Management
8 3 (11.54%) SAN
8 3 (11.54%) SOA
8 3 (11.54%) UNIX
8 3 (11.54%) Windows
8 3 (11.54%) C
8 3 (11.54%) C++
8 3 (11.54%) SQL
8 3 (11.54%) SOAP
8 3 (11.54%) Web Services
8 3 (11.54%) XML
8 3 (11.54%) Banking

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) LAN
1 4 (15.38%) WAN
2 3 (11.54%) SAN
3 2 (7.69%) ATM
4 1 (3.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Front Office
3 3 (11.54%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) SOAP
2 3 (11.54%) Web Services
2 3 (11.54%) XML
2 3 (11.54%) .NET Remoting
2 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) EMV
1 1 (3.85%) EFT
1 1 (3.85%) SWIFT
1 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
1 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) UNIX
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Performance Testing
2 4 (15.38%) Software Deployment
2 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
2 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (11.54%) Project Management
3 3 (11.54%) Quality Management
3 3 (11.54%) SOA
3 3 (11.54%) MVC
3 3 (11.54%) Workflow
3 3 (11.54%) Analytics
3 3 (11.54%) Business Analytics
3 3 (11.54%) MVVM
4 2 (7.69%) Business Transformation
5 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) C#
1 10 (38.46%) VB.NET
2 3 (11.54%) C
2 3 (11.54%) C++
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) HP
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat