The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 171 132 141
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 9 42 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.26% 1.30% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 1.35% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 21
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Technical Architect
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3320 3109 2855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.08% 96.19% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2656 2436 2451
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Leeds

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Leeds

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (36.36%) UNIX
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
3 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
3 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
4 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (27.27%) NetApp
4 9 (27.27%) VMware
4 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 9 (27.27%) OO
5 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (24.24%) Citrix
5 8 (24.24%) MS Office
5 8 (24.24%) Linux
5 8 (24.24%) MVC
5 8 (24.24%) SQL
5 8 (24.24%) SAN
5 8 (24.24%) .NET
5 8 (24.24%) XenApp
5 8 (24.24%) XenServer
6 7 (21.21%) Clustering
6 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (21.21%) Office Communications Server
6 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
6 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (21.21%) NAS
6 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
6 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (21.21%) Office Communications Server
2 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.03%) Lync
4 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) SAN
2 7 (21.21%) NAS
3 5 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (15.15%) OSPF
3 5 (15.15%) BGP
3 5 (15.15%) EIGRP
3 5 (15.15%) Firewall
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (12.12%) RIP
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (9.09%) WAN
5 3 (9.09%) LAN
6 2 (6.06%) PBX
7 1 (3.03%) MPLS
7 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.03%) VPN
7 1 (3.03%) DNS
7 1 (3.03%) SSL
7 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.03%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.03%) MySQL
6 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) JUnit
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
1 3 (9.09%) Automotive
1 3 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) .NET
2 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
2 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 6 (18.18%) Web Services
4 3 (9.09%) JAXB
4 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 3 (9.09%) J2EE
4 3 (9.09%) Spring
4 3 (9.09%) Grails
5 2 (6.06%) WCF
5 2 (6.06%) CSS
5 2 (6.06%) HTML
6 1 (3.03%) HTML5
6 1 (3.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (3.03%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (3.03%) REST
6 1 (3.03%) CSS3
6 1 (3.03%) Play Framework
6 1 (3.03%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Clustering
2 3 (9.09%) NHS
3 2 (6.06%) CMDB
4 1 (3.03%) Open Source
4 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) UNIX
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Linux
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.09%) Solaris
5 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 9 (27.27%) OO
3 8 (24.24%) MVC
4 7 (21.21%) Change Control
5 6 (18.18%) UML
5 6 (18.18%) OOP
5 6 (18.18%) MVVM
6 5 (15.15%) Business Continuity
7 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.09%) TDD
8 3 (9.09%) TOGAF
8 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (9.09%) ITIL
9 2 (6.06%) Identity Management
9 2 (6.06%) Contact Management
9 2 (6.06%) CRM
9 2 (6.06%) EAI
9 2 (6.06%) SOA
9 2 (6.06%) ETL
9 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (3.03%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.03%) VB
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) CCIE
1 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.12%) CCNP
3 2 (6.06%) MCITP
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.06%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) CCIA
4 1 (3.03%) CCA
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
2 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (24.24%) XenApp
3 8 (24.24%) XenServer
4 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.03%) vSphere
4 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.03%) Xen
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 9 (27.27%) NetApp
1 9 (27.27%) VMware
2 8 (24.24%) Citrix
3 7 (21.21%) CommVault
3 7 (21.21%) Oracle
3 7 (21.21%) AppSense
4 6 (18.18%) HP
5 5 (15.15%) Cisco
5 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
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