The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 37 47 41
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 6 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.58% 1.54% 3.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.61% 1.59% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 7
Average salary £61,250 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.36% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Job Titles Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
230 315 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.71% 97.22% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 201 287 316
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Architect
Suffolk

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 29 July 2014, 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 (60.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) UML
3 9 (45.00%) Java EE
4 8 (40.00%) SOA
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (40.00%) .NET
4 8 (40.00%) C#
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (35.00%) Web Services
6 6 (30.00%) TDD
6 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
6 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (25.00%) N-Tier
7 5 (25.00%) Windows
8 4 (20.00%) SOAP
8 4 (20.00%) XML
8 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (20.00%) REST
8 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (15.00%) DevOps
9 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (15.00%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (15.00%) Zachman Framework
9 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
9 3 (15.00%) Cryptography
9 3 (15.00%) DNA

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (10.00%) Apache Pig
3 2 (10.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) Apache
3 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Project
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) LDAP
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
1 2 (10.00%) Kerberos
1 2 (10.00%) SSL
1 2 (10.00%) X.509
1 2 (10.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (10.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.00%) Big Data
4 1 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
2 2 (10.00%) Fiddler
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) Java EE
2 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (35.00%) Web Services
4 4 (20.00%) XML
4 4 (20.00%) SOAP
4 4 (20.00%) REST
4 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (15.00%) WCF
6 2 (10.00%) jQuery
6 2 (10.00%) OAuth
6 2 (10.00%) SAML
6 2 (10.00%) Ajax
6 2 (10.00%) SPNEGO
6 2 (10.00%) OSGi
6 2 (10.00%) HTML
6 2 (10.00%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 3 (15.00%) Cryptography
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.00%) DataPower
3 2 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) UML
2 8 (40.00%) SOA
3 6 (30.00%) TDD
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) MVC
5 3 (15.00%) ETL
5 3 (15.00%) DNA
5 3 (15.00%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (15.00%) DevOps
6 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
6 2 (10.00%) Use Case
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.00%) Data Management
7 1 (5.00%) Time Management
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (10.00%) Groovy
3 2 (10.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) MCP
1 3 (15.00%) MCSD
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (15.00%) MCPD
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
1 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) ForgeRock