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 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 Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 95 92 77
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 16 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.10% 0.56% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 0.60% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £45,000 £50,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.89% +12.22%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1394 1006 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.27% 93.76% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 906 551 639
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (59.09%) ITIL
2 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 10 (45.45%) VMware
2 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (40.91%) Java
4 7 (31.82%) Middleware
5 6 (27.27%) UNIX
5 6 (27.27%) Open Source
6 5 (22.73%) OO
6 5 (22.73%) SOA
7 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 4 (18.18%) JBoss
7 4 (18.18%) Windows
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
7 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
7 4 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (13.64%) CCIE
8 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (13.64%) Juniper
8 3 (13.64%) C#
8 3 (13.64%) C++
8 3 (13.64%) MySQL
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
8 3 (13.64%) OOD

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (9.09%) SugarCRM
1 2 (9.09%) Drupal
1 2 (9.09%) Alfresco
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 4 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (13.64%) MySQL
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 2 (9.09%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Middleware
2 2 (9.09%) Spring
2 2 (9.09%) JSF
2 2 (9.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Open Source
2 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.09%) Blog
3 2 (9.09%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) UNIX
3 4 (18.18%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Debian
4 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) OO
2 5 (22.73%) SOA
3 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
3 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (13.64%) OOD
5 2 (9.09%) Document Management
5 2 (9.09%) Identity Management
5 2 (9.09%) MVC
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) C++
3 2 (9.09%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) Jython
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CCIE
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
1 10 (45.45%) VMware
2 4 (18.18%) JBoss
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Juniper
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) ForgeRock
4 2 (9.09%) Talend
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