The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 138 150 152
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 14 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.50% 0.61% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.64% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 17
Median salary £60,000 £50,828 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.04% -11.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
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
2671 3128 3575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.91% 95.48% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1634 2007 2298
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Technical Architect in the job title.

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 24 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +7 7 £52,500 +2.43%
South Ayrshire - 6 £60,000 -
Glasgow -2 1 £62,500 +27.14%
Technical Architect
UK

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Technical Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (42.11%) TOGAF
2 12 (31.58%) UML
3 11 (28.95%) Windows
3 11 (28.95%) Java
3 11 (28.95%) SAN
3 11 (28.95%) Open Source
3 11 (28.95%) Presales
4 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
4 10 (26.32%) Unix
4 10 (26.32%) WAN
5 9 (23.68%) Firewall
5 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
6 7 (18.42%) Degree
7 6 (15.79%) VAX
7 6 (15.79%) VMware
7 6 (15.79%) LAN
7 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
7 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
7 6 (15.79%) Citrix
7 6 (15.79%) Oracle
8 5 (13.16%) SQL
8 5 (13.16%) Remedy
8 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (13.16%) NAS
8 5 (13.16%) Change Control
8 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (13.16%) Re-Platforming
8 5 (13.16%) Disclosure Scotland
8 5 (13.16%) IaaS

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) IaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) SAN
2 10 (26.32%) WAN
3 9 (23.68%) Firewall
4 6 (15.79%) LAN
5 5 (13.16%) NAS
6 4 (10.53%) Internet
6 4 (10.53%) VoIP
7 3 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (7.89%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (7.89%) IPsec
7 3 (7.89%) IPv4
7 3 (7.89%) MPLS
7 3 (7.89%) OSPF
7 3 (7.89%) SSL
7 3 (7.89%) VPN
7 3 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Billing
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) .NET
2 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.63%) CSS
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) HTML5
3 1 (2.63%) Middleware
3 1 (2.63%) WCF
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.79%) VAX
3 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (13.16%) Public Cloud
4 4 (10.53%) Clustering
4 4 (10.53%) Replication
5 2 (5.26%) EPoS
5 2 (5.26%) PMI
5 2 (5.26%) User Experience
6 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
2 10 (26.32%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (42.11%) TOGAF
2 12 (31.58%) UML
3 11 (28.95%) Open Source
3 11 (28.95%) Presales
4 5 (13.16%) Change Control
4 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (13.16%) Re-Platforming
4 5 (13.16%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 4 (10.53%) Process Management
5 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 4 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (10.53%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (7.89%) Network Architecture
6 3 (7.89%) Network Design
6 3 (7.89%) Security Architecture
7 2 (5.26%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (5.26%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) Java
2 5 (13.16%) SQL
3 4 (10.53%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) C++
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.63%) CCDA
4 1 (2.63%) CCDP
4 1 (2.63%) CCIE
4 1 (2.63%) CCNA
4 1 (2.63%) CCNP
4 1 (2.63%) CCSA
4 1 (2.63%) CCSE
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.63%) JNCIE
4 1 (2.63%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Citrix
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle
1 6 (15.79%) VMware
2 5 (13.16%) Remedy
3 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
3 4 (10.53%) Cisco
3 4 (10.53%) F5
3 4 (10.53%) Palo Alto
4 2 (5.26%) ATG
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.63%) Juniper