The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 102 85 80
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 9 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.69% 1.17% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.24% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 3
Average salary £58,750 £47,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.68% -32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £58,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -
Technical Architect
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1262 1050 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.41% 94.68% 93.49%
Number of salaries quoted 749 689 586
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 September 2014.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 14 (60.87%) ITIL
2 7 (30.43%) Cisco
2 7 (30.43%) CCIE
2 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (30.43%) Juniper
2 7 (30.43%) VMware
2 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (21.74%) UNIX
3 5 (21.74%) Linux
3 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
3 5 (21.74%) TOGAF
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle
4 4 (17.39%) SAP
4 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (17.39%) Finance
5 3 (13.04%) Java
5 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
5 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 3 (13.04%) Business Objects
5 3 (13.04%) Windows
5 3 (13.04%) Cognos
5 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
5 3 (13.04%) SOA
5 3 (13.04%) ETL
5 3 (13.04%) SAS
5 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
5 3 (13.04%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (13.04%) Informatica
5 3 (13.04%) MicroStrategy

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (13.04%) SAS
2 2 (8.70%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
1 3 (13.04%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (13.04%) DataStage
1 3 (13.04%) SAP Data Services
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
1 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.70%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Maven
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
1 2 (8.70%) Spring
1 2 (8.70%) Java EE
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Integration
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) DTV
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) UNIX
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) TOGAF
3 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
4 3 (13.04%) SOA
4 3 (13.04%) ETL
4 3 (13.04%) Data Management
4 3 (13.04%) Analytics
4 3 (13.04%) Master Data Management
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.35%) OOD
6 1 (4.35%) OO
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) ITSM
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Java
1 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) CCIE
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco
1 7 (30.43%) Juniper
1 7 (30.43%) VMware
2 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) SAP
4 3 (13.04%) Cognos
4 3 (13.04%) Business Objects
4 3 (13.04%) Informatica
4 3 (13.04%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (13.04%) Ab Initio
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft