The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 1 August 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 Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 96 94 75
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 12 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.87% 0.33% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.35% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Average salary £54,000 £58,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.08% +11.90%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1326 1150 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.65% 95.67% 91.12%
Number of salaries quoted 817 786 542
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 £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Architect
Scotland

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Glasgow

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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%) ITIL
2 11 (42.31%) VMware
2 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (26.92%) UNIX
3 7 (26.92%) Linux
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco
3 7 (26.92%) CCIE
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (26.92%) Juniper
3 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
4 6 (23.08%) Oracle
5 5 (19.23%) Windows
6 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (15.38%) SAP
6 4 (15.38%) Finance
7 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
7 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
7 3 (11.54%) Data Integration
7 3 (11.54%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (11.54%) Analytics
7 3 (11.54%) Master Data Management
7 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (11.54%) Ab Initio
7 3 (11.54%) Data Management
7 3 (11.54%) QA
7 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
7 3 (11.54%) OO
7 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (11.54%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
1 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
1 3 (11.54%) SAP Data Services
1 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
1 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (11.54%) DataStage
1 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.54%) MySQL
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Data Integration
1 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) UNIX
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (11.54%) Analytics
3 3 (11.54%) Master Data Management
3 3 (11.54%) Data Management
3 3 (11.54%) OO
3 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
3 3 (11.54%) OOD
3 3 (11.54%) SOA
3 3 (11.54%) ETL
4 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) C#
1 3 (11.54%) C++
1 3 (11.54%) Java
1 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) CCIE
1 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) VMware
2 7 (26.92%) Cisco
2 7 (26.92%) Juniper
2 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
3 6 (23.08%) Oracle
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 4 (15.38%) SAP
5 3 (11.54%) Ab Initio
5 3 (11.54%) Informatica
5 3 (11.54%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (11.54%) Cognos
5 3 (11.54%) Business Objects