The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 70 72 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 15 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.89% 0.41% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 0.43% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 5
Average salary £55,000 £46,983 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.06% -6.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £46,983 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,983 £54,600
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Technical Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
755 705 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.09% 96.31% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 638 599 616
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in the North East

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in the North East

Technical Architect
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -3 9 £33,500 -28.69%
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
3 6 (37.50%) Legal
3 6 (37.50%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (37.50%) Degree
3 6 (37.50%) X++
3 6 (37.50%) MorphX
3 6 (37.50%) WCF
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) Clustering
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 2 (12.50%) MCP

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
1 6 (37.50%) MorphX
1 6 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) WCF
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Clustering
4 1 (6.25%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.25%) Data Management
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (6.25%) CRM
2 1 (6.25%) SOA
2 1 (6.25%) MVC
2 1 (6.25%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) X++
3 2 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) MCP
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Intel
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) IBM