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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 127 114 118
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 34 68 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.06% 1.86% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 2.14% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 28 63 28
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +7.84%
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
2801 3180 2196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 87.23% 87.08% 83.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2196 2567 1756
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 29 May 2015.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Leeds

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 33 (50.77%) Windows
2 31 (47.69%) Microsoft
3 30 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 30 (46.15%) VMware
4 28 (43.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (40.00%) SAN
6 23 (35.38%) Active Directory
6 23 (35.38%) VPN
6 23 (35.38%) NetApp
6 23 (35.38%) Linux
7 22 (33.85%) MS Exchange
7 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (33.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (30.77%) .NET
8 20 (30.77%) Citrix
9 18 (27.69%) CommVault
9 18 (27.69%) UNIX
9 18 (27.69%) Data Centre
9 18 (27.69%) Exchange Server 2010
9 18 (27.69%) Change Control
9 18 (27.69%) Exchange Server 2007
9 18 (27.69%) NAS
9 18 (27.69%) XenApp
10 16 (24.62%) Exchange Server 2013
10 16 (24.62%) Service Delivery
10 16 (24.62%) Civica
10 16 (24.62%) MS Excel
11 15 (23.08%) Project Management

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 22 (33.85%) MS Exchange
2 18 (27.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (27.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (24.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (16.92%) SharePoint
5 5 (7.69%) Drupal
5 5 (7.69%) Node.js
6 4 (6.15%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (3.08%) SAS
7 2 (3.08%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.54%) IIS
8 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (24.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS Office
3 1 (1.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 26 (40.00%) SAN
2 23 (35.38%) VPN
3 18 (27.69%) NAS
4 8 (12.31%) Firewall
5 5 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (7.69%) iSCSI
5 5 (7.69%) DMVPN
5 5 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (7.69%) LAN
5 5 (7.69%) WAN
5 5 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 5 (7.69%) DMZ
5 5 (7.69%) MPLS
5 5 (7.69%) OSPF
5 5 (7.69%) BGP
5 5 (7.69%) EIGRP
5 5 (7.69%) SSL
5 5 (7.69%) VPLS
5 5 (7.69%) IPsec
6 4 (6.15%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 22 (33.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (3.08%) Base SAS
4 2 (3.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.08%) Subversion
2 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.54%) Maven
General
1 8 (12.31%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Marketing
3 2 (3.08%) Legal
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (35.38%) Architect
2 18 (27.69%) Technical Engineer
3 16 (24.62%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 12 (18.46%) Consultant
5 8 (12.31%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (10.77%) Developer
6 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) CRM Consultant
7 6 (9.23%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
8 5 (7.69%) Systems Architect
8 5 (7.69%) PHP Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Web Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (6.15%) Applications Consultant
9 4 (6.15%) Software Architect
9 4 (6.15%) PHP Web Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Technical Architect
10 3 (4.62%) .NET Consultant
10 3 (4.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (3.08%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.77%) .NET
2 7 (10.77%) Web Services
3 5 (7.69%) Symfony
3 5 (7.69%) jQuery
3 5 (7.69%) HTML
3 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 5 (7.69%) CSS
3 5 (7.69%) LAMP
4 4 (6.15%) WinForms
4 4 (6.15%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.08%) XML
5 2 (3.08%) Backbone.js
5 2 (3.08%) Laravel
5 2 (3.08%) WCF
6 1 (1.54%) CakePHP
6 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.54%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.54%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (1.54%) XHTML
6 1 (1.54%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.62%) Social Media
3 2 (3.08%) Clustering
3 2 (3.08%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.08%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (50.77%) Windows
2 23 (35.38%) Linux
3 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (27.69%) UNIX
6 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) Change Control
2 16 (24.62%) Service Delivery
3 15 (23.08%) Project Management
4 12 (18.46%) Change Management
5 10 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (15.38%) Load Balancing
6 9 (13.85%) MVC
6 9 (13.85%) Workflow
6 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (10.77%) Information Security
8 6 (9.23%) Business Analysis
8 6 (9.23%) UML
8 6 (9.23%) CRM
9 5 (7.69%) Network Architecture
9 5 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
9 5 (7.69%) DevOps
9 5 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.69%) SOA
9 5 (7.69%) BCP
9 5 (7.69%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.31%) SQL
2 7 (10.77%) C#
3 6 (9.23%) Java
4 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (21.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (12.31%) MCSE
3 5 (7.69%) MCITP
4 3 (4.62%) VCP5
4 3 (4.62%) MCSA
4 3 (4.62%) CCNP
4 3 (4.62%) CCNA
4 3 (4.62%) CCDA
4 3 (4.62%) CCDP
4 3 (4.62%) CISSP
4 3 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.62%) Degree
4 3 (4.62%) CCSE
4 3 (4.62%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 28 (43.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (35.38%) Active Directory
3 18 (27.69%) XenApp
4 4 (6.15%) Terminal Services
5 3 (4.62%) vSphere
6 2 (3.08%) XenServer
7 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 31 (47.69%) Microsoft
2 30 (46.15%) VMware
3 23 (35.38%) NetApp
4 20 (30.77%) Citrix
5 18 (27.69%) CommVault
6 16 (24.62%) Civica
7 5 (7.69%) Zend
7 5 (7.69%) Rackspace
7 5 (7.69%) CheckPoint
7 5 (7.69%) Cisco
8 2 (3.08%) AppSense
9 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.54%) HP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
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