The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 92 85 84
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 11 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.93% 0.43% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.58% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 7
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £41,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £56,000 £55,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +12.24%
Technical Architecture
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
955 693 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 80.66% 74.68% 77.86%
Number of salaries quoted 794 577 597
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £38,289
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Technical Architecture
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Cheltenham - 7 £31,500 -
Gloucester - 1 £64,000 -
Technical Architecture
South West

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Java
2 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 14 (51.85%) Data Protection
2 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (51.85%) Windows 2000 Server
3 11 (40.74%) SQL
3 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) IIS
4 8 (29.63%) XML
4 8 (29.63%) Internet
5 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 6 (22.22%) Client/Server
5 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 6 (22.22%) IT Governance
5 6 (22.22%) Degree
6 5 (18.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (14.81%) Oracle
7 4 (14.81%) Linux
7 4 (14.81%) SAN
7 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
7 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (11.11%) AIX
8 3 (11.11%) Solaris
8 3 (11.11%) SLA
8 3 (11.11%) IBM

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (29.63%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) Internet
2 4 (14.81%) SAN
3 3 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
3 3 (11.11%) iSCSI
3 3 (11.11%) NAS
3 3 (11.11%) MPLS
3 3 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) Wireless
4 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) Technical Architect
2 10 (37.04%) Architect
2 10 (37.04%) Support Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Technical Support
3 6 (22.22%) Applications Support
3 6 (22.22%) Junior
3 6 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Technical Support Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) IT Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Junior Technical Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Junior Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Lead Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Server Support
4 3 (11.11%) Lead Technical Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Replication
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (51.85%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (14.81%) Linux
4 3 (11.11%) AIX
4 3 (11.11%) Solaris
4 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Data Protection
2 6 (22.22%) IT Governance
2 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
3 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.70%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.70%) Scrum
4 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.70%) Information Security
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Business Development
4 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.70%) Security Architecture
4 1 (3.70%) High Availability
4 1 (3.70%) ArchiMate
4 1 (3.70%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) Java
2 11 (40.74%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) CISSP
3 1 (3.70%) CISM
3 1 (3.70%) CEH
3 1 (3.70%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) OpenView
1 3 (11.11%) Unicenter
2 1 (3.70%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) IBM
3 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 3 (11.11%) BMC
4 1 (3.70%) NetApp
4 1 (3.70%) Symantec
4 1 (3.70%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix