The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 48 64 50
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 9 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.26% 0.74% 3.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 0.88% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 5
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.64%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,106 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -7.08%
Technical Architecture
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
356 340 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 89.22% 83.74% 81.35%
Number of salaries quoted 304 308 242
Average salary £43,401 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.21% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Leicester

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Leicester

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 11 (91.67%) Project Management
1 11 (91.67%) Quality Management
1 11 (91.67%) Risk Management
1 11 (91.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (75.00%) TOGAF
2 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) Oracle
3 8 (66.67%) UNIX
4 6 (50.00%) Back Office
5 4 (33.33%) Internet
6 3 (25.00%) CMMI
6 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (25.00%) RAD
6 3 (25.00%) SOA
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
6 3 (25.00%) COBIT
6 3 (25.00%) Matrix Management
6 3 (25.00%) SaaS
7 1 (8.33%) IaaS
7 1 (8.33%) SCOrch
7 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (8.33%) VLAN
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) SSL
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Architect
1 11 (91.67%) Senior Architect
2 8 (66.67%) Technical Architect
2 8 (66.67%) Senior Technical Architect
2 8 (66.67%) IT Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Project Management
1 11 (91.67%) Quality Management
1 11 (91.67%) Risk Management
1 11 (91.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (75.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (25.00%) CMMI
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) RAD
3 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 3 (25.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCOrch
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft