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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 162 136 108
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 24 22 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.63% 0.83% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.87% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 41
Average salary £51,250 £80,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.93% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £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
3690 2539 2737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.88% 96.03% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2826 2000 2269
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 2014.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Leeds

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 18 (50.00%) .NET
2 14 (38.89%) Web Services
2 14 (38.89%) MVC
3 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (30.56%) OO
5 10 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (25.00%) TDD
6 9 (25.00%) SQL
7 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
7 7 (19.44%) Oracle
7 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET
7 7 (19.44%) HP
7 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (16.67%) MVVM
8 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (16.67%) Cisco
8 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL
8 6 (16.67%) UML
8 6 (16.67%) OOP
8 6 (16.67%) Business Continuity
8 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (16.67%) Firewall
8 6 (16.67%) EIGRP
8 6 (16.67%) CheckPoint
8 6 (16.67%) OSPF
8 6 (16.67%) BGP
9 5 (13.89%) LAMP
9 5 (13.89%) Java

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
1 5 (13.89%) Drupal
1 5 (13.89%) Node.js
2 3 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.56%) Lync
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) OSPF
1 6 (16.67%) BGP
1 6 (16.67%) EIGRP
1 6 (16.67%) Firewall
2 5 (13.89%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (11.11%) WAN
3 4 (11.11%) RIP
3 4 (11.11%) LAN
4 3 (8.33%) PBX
5 2 (5.56%) DNS
5 2 (5.56%) SAN
5 2 (5.56%) MPLS
6 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.78%) NAS
6 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.78%) DMVPN
6 1 (2.78%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (2.78%) Automotive
1 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (50.00%) .NET
2 14 (38.89%) Web Services
3 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET
3 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (13.89%) Symfony
5 5 (13.89%) CakePHP
5 5 (13.89%) LAMP
6 4 (11.11%) Middleware
7 3 (8.33%) WCF
7 3 (8.33%) SOAP
7 3 (8.33%) XML
7 3 (8.33%) XSLT
7 3 (8.33%) WSDL
8 2 (5.56%) HTML
8 2 (5.56%) CSS
8 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.56%) WF
9 1 (2.78%) Django
9 1 (2.78%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) NHS
1 3 (8.33%) W3C
2 2 (5.56%) CMDB
3 1 (2.78%) Open Source
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) UNIX
3 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) MVC
2 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (30.56%) OO
4 10 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (25.00%) TDD
6 6 (16.67%) UML
6 6 (16.67%) OOP
6 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (16.67%) MVVM
6 6 (16.67%) Business Continuity
7 5 (13.89%) OO PHP
7 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
8 4 (11.11%) TOGAF
9 3 (8.33%) BPEL
9 3 (8.33%) Scrum
9 3 (8.33%) ITIL
10 2 (5.56%) Identity Management
10 2 (5.56%) CRM
10 2 (5.56%) EAI
10 2 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 5 (13.89%) PHP
4 5 (13.89%) Java
5 2 (5.56%) VB
6 1 (2.78%) Ruby
6 1 (2.78%) Scala
6 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (13.89%) CCIE
2 5 (13.89%) CCNP
3 2 (5.56%) MCITP
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) CCIA
4 1 (2.78%) CCDP
4 1 (2.78%) CCA
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) XenApp
3 2 (5.56%) XenServer
4 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.78%) vSphere
4 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.78%) Xen
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle
1 7 (19.44%) HP
2 6 (16.67%) Cisco
2 6 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 5 (13.89%) Zend
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.89%) Rackspace
4 3 (8.33%) NetApp
4 3 (8.33%) VMware
5 2 (5.56%) Citrix
6 1 (2.78%) CommVault
6 1 (2.78%) AppSense
6 1 (2.78%) Aruba
6 1 (2.78%) Meru Networks