The first table below looks at the demand for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 25 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 92 86 97
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 1 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.083% 0.63% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.80% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 2
Average salary £90,000 £47,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+89.47% -24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
836 871 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 69.61% 78.61% 71.02%
Number of salaries quoted 702 717 737
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Technical Architecture
East of England

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Essex

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 5 (55.56%) TOGAF
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (44.44%) UAG
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) CCIE
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) MPLS
2 4 (44.44%) OSPF
2 4 (44.44%) BGP
2 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
5 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) UML
5 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) VPN
1 4 (44.44%) MPLS
1 4 (44.44%) OSPF
1 4 (44.44%) BGP
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
2 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) TOGAF
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) UML
5 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCIE
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) UAG
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco