The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 143 121 106
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -15
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 34 72 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.97% 1.96% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 2.25% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 31 60 36
Average salary £57,500 £50,553 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.74% +26.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Technical Architecture
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3125 3196 2196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 89.54% 86.82% 85.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2456 2494 1654
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 £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Leeds

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Leeds

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 31 (44.93%) SQL Server
2 27 (39.13%) Windows
3 24 (34.78%) VMware
4 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 22 (31.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (28.99%) SAN
7 19 (27.54%) .NET
8 17 (24.64%) Linux
8 17 (24.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (24.64%) Finance
9 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (23.19%) NetApp
9 16 (23.19%) SQL
10 15 (21.74%) Active Directory
10 15 (21.74%) Project Management
10 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (20.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (20.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (20.29%) MS Excel
11 14 (20.29%) MS Exchange
11 14 (20.29%) VPN
12 13 (18.84%) Citrix
12 13 (18.84%) UNIX
12 13 (18.84%) NAS
12 13 (18.84%) Data Centre
13 12 (17.39%) NoSQL
13 12 (17.39%) Service Delivery
14 11 (15.94%) Change Management
14 11 (15.94%) MySQL

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 14 (20.29%) MS Exchange
2 11 (15.94%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (15.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (15.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (10.14%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.25%) Node.js
4 5 (7.25%) Drupal
5 4 (5.80%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.90%) SAS
6 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.45%) IIS
7 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 14 (20.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
1 1 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (28.99%) SAN
2 14 (20.29%) VPN
3 13 (18.84%) NAS
4 7 (10.14%) Firewall
5 5 (7.25%) DMZ
6 4 (5.80%) LAN
6 4 (5.80%) WAN
6 4 (5.80%) iSCSI
6 4 (5.80%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (4.35%) DMVPN
7 3 (4.35%) HSRP
7 3 (4.35%) Spanning Tree
7 3 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (4.35%) IPsec
7 3 (4.35%) VPLS
7 3 (4.35%) MPLS
7 3 (4.35%) OSPF
7 3 (4.35%) BGP
7 3 (4.35%) EIGRP
7 3 (4.35%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (44.93%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (20.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (17.39%) NoSQL
4 11 (15.94%) MySQL
5 9 (13.04%) OLTP
6 8 (11.59%) RDBMS
6 8 (11.59%) Relational Database
7 7 (10.14%) MongoDB
8 4 (5.80%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (5.80%) CouchDB
9 2 (2.90%) Base SAS
9 2 (2.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (2.90%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Subversion
1 4 (5.80%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.35%) Maven
2 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (24.64%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Legal
2 2 (2.90%) Marketing
3 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.45%) Banking
3 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (37.68%) Architect
2 11 (15.94%) Technical Engineer
2 11 (15.94%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 10 (14.49%) Developer
3 10 (14.49%) Consultant
4 7 (10.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (10.14%) Designer
5 5 (7.25%) PHP Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Technical Architect
5 5 (7.25%) Web Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Database Designer
6 4 (5.80%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.80%) Applications Consultant
6 4 (5.80%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Designer
6 4 (5.80%) Database Architect
6 4 (5.80%) Systems Architect
6 4 (5.80%) CRM Consultant
6 4 (5.80%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.54%) .NET
2 8 (11.59%) Web Services
3 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET
3 5 (7.25%) CSS
3 5 (7.25%) LAMP
3 5 (7.25%) HTML
3 5 (7.25%) Symfony
3 5 (7.25%) jQuery
4 4 (5.80%) .NET Framework
4 4 (5.80%) WinForms
5 3 (4.35%) Spring
6 2 (2.90%) Middleware
6 2 (2.90%) XML
6 2 (2.90%) JSON
6 2 (2.90%) WCF
6 2 (2.90%) Laravel
6 2 (2.90%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.45%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (1.45%) CakePHP
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.59%) Replication
2 8 (11.59%) Clustering
3 3 (4.35%) Social Media
4 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.90%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.90%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.13%) Windows
2 17 (24.64%) Linux
3 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (18.84%) UNIX
5 3 (4.35%) Mac OS
5 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.90%) AIX
7 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (21.74%) Project Management
3 12 (17.39%) Service Delivery
4 11 (15.94%) Change Management
4 11 (15.94%) Change Control
5 9 (13.04%) MVC
6 8 (11.59%) UML
6 8 (11.59%) Load Balancing
7 7 (10.14%) Information Security
7 7 (10.14%) SOA
7 7 (10.14%) Workflow
7 7 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (8.70%) CRM
8 6 (8.70%) Web Development
8 6 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.25%) DevOps
10 4 (5.80%) OO
10 4 (5.80%) ITIL
10 4 (5.80%) TOGAF
11 3 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.19%) SQL
2 9 (13.04%) Java
3 7 (10.14%) C#
4 5 (7.25%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (24.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.59%) MCDBA
3 5 (7.25%) MCSE
3 5 (7.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (7.25%) MCITP
4 2 (2.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) COBIT
System Software
1 22 (31.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (21.74%) Active Directory
3 11 (15.94%) XenApp
4 8 (11.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (4.35%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.90%) vSphere
7 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 24 (34.78%) VMware
2 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 16 (23.19%) NetApp
4 13 (18.84%) Citrix
5 11 (15.94%) CommVault
5 11 (15.94%) Civica
5 11 (15.94%) Dell Compellent
6 5 (7.25%) Zend
6 5 (7.25%) Rackspace
7 4 (5.80%) CheckPoint
7 4 (5.80%) Cisco
8 3 (4.35%) HP
8 3 (4.35%) Oracle
9 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.45%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.45%) F5
10 1 (1.45%) IBM
10 1 (1.45%) Nokia