The first table below looks at the demand for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 59 58 60
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 19 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.38% 0.36% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 0.48% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 5
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
643 421 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 80.68% 74.78% 76.17%
Number of salaries quoted 564 368 380
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Technical Architecture
South West

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Somerset

Technical Architecture
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Bath - 13 £55,000 -
Taunton - 6 £45,000 -
Technical Architecture
South West

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 18 (54.55%) SOA
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
1 18 (54.55%) Relational Database
2 12 (36.36%) Banking
2 12 (36.36%) Java
2 12 (36.36%) .NET
3 11 (33.33%) ITIL
3 11 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 11 (33.33%) COBIT
4 10 (30.30%) Wealth Management
4 10 (30.30%) UML
5 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (18.18%) Windows
5 6 (18.18%) Windows 2000
5 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 6 (18.18%) IIS
5 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (9.09%) Service Management
6 3 (9.09%) Change Management
6 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.09%) VoIP
6 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (9.09%) Unified Communications
7 2 (6.06%) PABX
7 2 (6.06%) Telecoms

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 6 (18.18%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) VoIP
1 3 (9.09%) Unified Communications
2 2 (6.06%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (54.55%) Relational Database
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 12 (36.36%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Architect
2 13 (39.39%) Senior Architect
3 10 (30.30%) Developer
3 10 (30.30%) Senior Developer
4 8 (24.24%) Technical Architect
5 7 (21.21%) Consultant
6 5 (15.15%) Designer
6 5 (15.15%) Technical Designer
7 4 (12.12%) Systems Support Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Installations Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Systems Support
7 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) Analyst
8 3 (9.09%) Senior Technical Architect
9 2 (6.06%) Voice Analyst
9 2 (6.06%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 2 (6.06%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
1 6 (18.18%) Windows 2000
1 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) SOA
2 11 (33.33%) ITIL
2 11 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 10 (30.30%) Wealth Management
3 10 (30.30%) UML
4 3 (9.09%) Service Management
4 3 (9.09%) Change Management
4 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.03%) Migration
6 1 (3.03%) Project Management
6 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.03%) Time Management
6 1 (3.03%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (33.33%) COBIT