The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 151 137 135
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 21 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.58% 0.59% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.62% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 17
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -
Technical Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3438 2905 3055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.42% 94.53% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2185 1905 2083
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Scotland

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Scotland

Technical Architect
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
Glasgow -16 11 £62,750 +32.10% 1
Edinburgh -6 10 £70,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £60,000 -
Lothian - 1 £60,000 -
Technical Architect
UK

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 33 (55.00%) Oracle
1 33 (55.00%) SOA
2 29 (48.33%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (48.33%) TOGAF
3 27 (45.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 25 (41.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 25 (41.67%) Oracle EBS
5 24 (40.00%) Asset Management
6 22 (36.67%) Zachman Framework
7 21 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (33.33%) Data Management
9 17 (28.33%) Network Management
10 15 (25.00%) Finance
11 14 (23.33%) Oracle EBS R12
12 13 (21.67%) ITIL
13 8 (13.33%) QA
13 8 (13.33%) Middleware
13 8 (13.33%) UNIX
13 8 (13.33%) Cisco
13 8 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (11.67%) SLA
14 7 (11.67%) CCIE
14 7 (11.67%) Oracle 11i
14 7 (11.67%) CMS
14 7 (11.67%) Juniper
15 6 (10.00%) Spring
15 6 (10.00%) Maven
15 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (10.00%) Hibernate
15 6 (10.00%) VMware

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 25 (41.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (11.67%) CMS
3 3 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (41.67%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (23.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (11.67%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) Internet
2 3 (5.00%) VoIP
3 2 (3.33%) WAN
3 2 (3.33%) LAN
3 2 (3.33%) Firewall
4 1 (1.67%) Network Security
4 1 (1.67%) MGW
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (45.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 21 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (10.00%) Big Data
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.00%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (5.00%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 15 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.67%) Marketing
2 1 (1.67%) Electronics
2 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) Middleware
2 6 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (10.00%) Spring
2 6 (10.00%) Java EE
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) Replication
1 3 (5.00%) Clustering
1 3 (5.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.33%) CMDB
3 1 (1.67%) DTV
3 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) UNIX
2 5 (8.33%) Windows
2 5 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.00%) SOA
2 29 (48.33%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (48.33%) TOGAF
3 24 (40.00%) Asset Management
4 22 (36.67%) Zachman Framework
5 20 (33.33%) Data Management
6 17 (28.33%) Network Management
7 13 (21.67%) ITIL
8 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.00%) DevOps
8 6 (10.00%) Coaching
9 5 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
10 3 (5.00%) Analytics
10 3 (5.00%) Master Data Management
10 3 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (5.00%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.00%) ETL
11 2 (3.33%) E-business
11 2 (3.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.00%) Java
1 6 (10.00%) SQL
2 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (11.67%) CCIE
3 3 (5.00%) Degree
4 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) QA
2 7 (11.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 33 (55.00%) Oracle
2 8 (13.33%) Cisco
3 7 (11.67%) Juniper
4 6 (10.00%) VMware
5 5 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 4 (6.67%) SAP
7 3 (5.00%) Cognos
7 3 (5.00%) Business Objects
7 3 (5.00%) Informatica
7 3 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (5.00%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.67%) Twitter
8 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.67%) Avaya
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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