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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 83 79 83
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 14 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.32% 1.52% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 1.99% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 14
Average salary £40,000 £75,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £49,000 £30,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £77,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +7.84%
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
887 753 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 83.36% 76.06% 78.30%
Number of salaries quoted 727 622 616
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 28 May 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 28 May 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
(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 4 £40,000 -46.66%
Cirencester - 4 £17,500 -
Gloucester - 3 £50,000 -
Technical Architecture
South West

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
3 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 9 (42.86%) HP
4 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (33.33%) Citrix
5 7 (33.33%) Oracle
5 7 (33.33%) VMware
6 6 (28.57%) Clustering
6 6 (28.57%) Business Continuity
6 6 (28.57%) UNIX
6 6 (28.57%) MySQL
6 6 (28.57%) C
6 6 (28.57%) Linux
6 6 (28.57%) Symantec
6 6 (28.57%) SAN
6 6 (28.57%) NetApp
6 6 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (28.57%) Replication
6 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
6 6 (28.57%) SolarWinds
6 6 (28.57%) High Availability
6 6 (28.57%) Hyperic
7 5 (23.81%) Java
7 5 (23.81%) Finance
8 4 (19.05%) Backup Exec
8 4 (19.05%) Firewall
8 4 (19.05%) MS Excel

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
1 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.76%) Lync
2 1 (4.76%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) SAN
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) MySQL
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (19.05%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Designer
4 3 (14.29%) Designer
4 3 (14.29%) Support Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 3 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) Java EE
2 1 (4.76%) CGI
2 1 (4.76%) J2EE
2 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Clustering
1 6 (28.57%) Replication
2 4 (19.05%) Client/Server
3 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) User Experience
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.76%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (28.57%) UNIX
3 6 (28.57%) Linux
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (19.05%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Business Continuity
1 6 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
1 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 6 (28.57%) High Availability
2 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
2 4 (19.05%) Data Protection
2 4 (19.05%) SDLC
3 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Business Development
5 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.76%) Coaching
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management
5 1 (4.76%) ITSM
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) C
2 5 (23.81%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
3 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Hyperic
2 4 (19.05%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) HP
2 7 (33.33%) Citrix
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) Symantec
3 6 (28.57%) NetApp
3 6 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) 3Com
5 1 (4.76%) Computacenter
5 1 (4.76%) TIBCO
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Dell
5 1 (4.76%) Juniper