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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 96 83 84
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 5 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.47% 0.56% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.71% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 13
Average salary £52,500 £70,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £60,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.66%
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
881 702 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 83.51% 78.88% 79.23%
Number of salaries quoted 715 635 636
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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
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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 0 2 £58,750 -16.07%
Gloucester -8 1 £50,000 -28.57%
Cirencester - 1 £17,500 -
Technical Architecture
South West

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (43.75%) Windows 2000 Server
3 7 (43.75%) Data Protection
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 6 (37.50%) Client/Server
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 4 (25.00%) Citrix
6 4 (25.00%) SAN
6 4 (25.00%) VMware
6 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
7 3 (18.75%) High Availability
7 3 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
7 3 (18.75%) Hyperic
7 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
7 3 (18.75%) Clustering
7 3 (18.75%) Replication
7 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
7 3 (18.75%) Symantec
7 3 (18.75%) NetApp
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) Active Directory

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) MQSeries
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.25%) Lync
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
3 1 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Support Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Technical Support
2 6 (37.50%) Technical Support Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Designer
3 3 (18.75%) Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) J2EE
1 1 (6.25%) XML
1 1 (6.25%) CGI
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
1 1 (6.25%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Client/Server
2 3 (18.75%) Replication
2 3 (18.75%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (43.75%) Windows 2000 Server
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) UNIX
6 1 (6.25%) AIX
6 1 (6.25%) Solaris
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Data Protection
2 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
3 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
3 3 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) High Availability
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Business Development
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) ITSM
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) C
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
3 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Hyperic
2 1 (6.25%) OpenView
2 1 (6.25%) Unicenter
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Symantec
3 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
3 3 (18.75%) NetApp
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) TIBCO
4 1 (6.25%) BMC
4 1 (6.25%) Computacenter