The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 65 54 59
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 13 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.68% 0.36% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 0.48% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 6
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Technical Architecture
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
632 419 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 81.44% 75.63% 74.25%
Number of salaries quoted 533 375 405
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 £25,894 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 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 - 10 £55,000 -
Taunton - 3 £45,000 -
Technical Architecture
South West

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 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 (62.07%) SOA
1 18 (62.07%) Finance
1 18 (62.07%) Relational Database
2 12 (41.38%) Banking
2 12 (41.38%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) .NET
3 11 (37.93%) ITIL
3 11 (37.93%) TOGAF
3 11 (37.93%) COBIT
4 10 (34.48%) Wealth Management
4 10 (34.48%) UML
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (10.34%) Unified Communications
5 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.34%) Service Management
5 3 (10.34%) Change Management
5 3 (10.34%) Windows
5 3 (10.34%) Windows 2000
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
5 3 (10.34%) IIS
5 3 (10.34%) VoIP
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.90%) Telecoms

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 3 (10.34%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Unified Communications
1 3 (10.34%) VoIP
2 2 (6.90%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (62.07%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (62.07%) Finance
2 12 (41.38%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Architect
2 13 (44.83%) Senior Architect
3 10 (34.48%) Developer
3 10 (34.48%) Senior Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Technical Architect
5 7 (24.14%) Consultant
6 5 (17.24%) Technical Designer
6 5 (17.24%) Designer
7 3 (10.34%) Systems Support Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Installations Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Technical Architect
7 3 (10.34%) Systems Support
7 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (6.90%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.90%) Voice Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Voice Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
1 3 (10.34%) Windows 2000
1 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) SOA
2 11 (37.93%) ITIL
2 11 (37.93%) TOGAF
3 10 (34.48%) Wealth Management
3 10 (34.48%) UML
4 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
4 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.34%) Service Management
4 3 (10.34%) Change Management
4 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.45%) Data Transformation
6 1 (3.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) COBIT