The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 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 Architect
Rank 48 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 11 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.71% 4.27% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.77% 4.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 0
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Technical Architect
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
397 317 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 97.78% 96.65% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 322 226 255
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architect in the job title across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Ipswich

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) Replication
3 10 (71.43%) Clustering
3 10 (71.43%) Load Balancing
3 10 (71.43%) Online Games
3 10 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (71.43%) Games
3 10 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 10 (71.43%) OO
3 10 (71.43%) Data Mining
4 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (21.43%) Puppet
6 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 2 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) UML
6 2 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) UNIX
6 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (14.29%) SAN
6 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 1 (7.14%) X.509
7 1 (7.14%) Siemens
7 1 (7.14%) SAML

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) X.509
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
2 1 (7.14%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (7.14%) LDAP
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) Kerberos
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) Data Mining
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) Fiddler
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (71.43%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) SAML
1 1 (7.14%) Java EE
1 1 (7.14%) JSON
1 1 (7.14%) OAuth
1 1 (7.14%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Replication
2 10 (71.43%) Clustering
2 10 (71.43%) Online Games
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
3 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) OO
1 10 (71.43%) Load Balancing
1 10 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (14.29%) UML
2 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) E-business
3 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) DNA
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) Use Case
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Sun Certification
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
1 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Siemens
2 1 (7.14%) ForgeRock