The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South 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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 324 251 231
Rank change year-on-year
-73 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 116 184 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.52% 0.87% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.92% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 76 103 160
Average salary £66,500 £63,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £95,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £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 South 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20938 19996 21520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.57% 95.06% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16391 16521 18415
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in the South East

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in the South East

Technical Architect
Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 3 months to 12 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
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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
Surrey -20 47 £68,500 +9.60% 3
Berkshire -23 24 £68,750 +5.76% 4
Buckinghamshire -1 17 £52,500 -16.00%
Oxfordshire 0 11 £67,500 -2.17% 1
Hampshire -42 8 £57,500 -30.30% 1
West Sussex -16 2 £18,000 -62.10%
Thames Valley - 2 £60,000 -
Kent -3 1 £65,000 -10.34%
East Sussex -27 1 £52,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £70,000 - 2
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 74 (25.00%) VMware
2 71 (23.99%) Microsoft
3 68 (22.97%) Windows
4 65 (21.96%) SQL Server
5 63 (21.28%) Security Cleared
6 61 (20.61%) Oracle
7 60 (20.27%) Cisco
8 59 (19.93%) HP
8 59 (19.93%) Web Services
9 57 (19.26%) SQL
10 54 (18.24%) SAN
11 52 (17.57%) SOA
11 52 (17.57%) Degree
12 51 (17.23%) Java
12 51 (17.23%) .NET
13 47 (15.88%) UML
14 46 (15.54%) Active Directory
15 45 (15.20%) VMware Infrastructure
16 43 (14.53%) Risk Management
17 42 (14.19%) Mentoring
18 40 (13.51%) Hyper-V
18 40 (13.51%) Technical Architecture
19 39 (13.18%) ITIL
20 38 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
21 37 (12.50%) Linux
22 36 (12.16%) MS Excel
23 35 (11.82%) Cisco Certification
23 35 (11.82%) Load Balancing
24 34 (11.49%) JavaScript
25 33 (11.15%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 22 (7.43%) SharePoint
2 14 (4.73%) IIS
2 14 (4.73%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (4.39%) WebLogic
3 13 (4.39%) NetWeaver
4 8 (2.70%) MS Exchange
4 8 (2.70%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.70%) Lync
5 7 (2.36%) OpenStack
5 7 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2000
5 7 (2.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (2.36%) SAS
6 6 (2.03%) Apache
7 5 (1.69%) CMS
7 5 (1.69%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 36 (12.16%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.36%) MS Office
2 7 (2.36%) SPSS
3 4 (1.35%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.01%) MS Project
4 3 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.68%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.34%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.34%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (0.34%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.04%) SaaS
2 8 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.36%) Office 365
4 6 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.69%) IaaS
5 5 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.35%) Force.com
7 3 (1.01%) Heroku
8 2 (0.68%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.68%) PaaS
8 2 (0.68%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 54 (18.24%) SAN
2 26 (8.78%) WAN
3 23 (7.77%) LAN
4 19 (6.42%) Firewall
5 17 (5.74%) DHCP
5 17 (5.74%) DNS
6 16 (5.41%) NAS
7 15 (5.07%) HTTP
8 13 (4.39%) TCP/IP
8 13 (4.39%) Network Security
9 10 (3.38%) Internet
10 8 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (2.36%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (1.69%) Unified Communications
12 5 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
12 5 (1.69%) VPN
12 5 (1.69%) IPv6
12 5 (1.69%) IPX
13 3 (1.01%) Kerberos
13 3 (1.01%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (21.96%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.42%) Relational Database
3 16 (5.41%) MySQL
4 14 (4.73%) Oracle Database
4 14 (4.73%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (4.39%) Hadoop
6 11 (3.72%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.38%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.69%) Big Data
9 4 (1.35%) OLTP
9 4 (1.35%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.01%) Apache Accumulo
11 2 (0.68%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.68%) Redis
11 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (6.08%) Eclipse
2 15 (5.07%) Maven
3 7 (2.36%) YourKit
4 6 (2.03%) Subversion
5 5 (1.69%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.69%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.35%) JIRA
6 4 (1.35%) ReSharper
6 4 (1.35%) Fiddler
6 4 (1.35%) NetBeans
7 3 (1.01%) Rational Rose
7 3 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.01%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (1.01%) WebLogic Workshop
8 2 (0.68%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.68%) PhantomJS
8 2 (0.68%) Sinon.JS
9 1 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
General
1 26 (8.78%) Law
2 23 (7.77%) Finance
3 22 (7.43%) Legal
4 12 (4.05%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.38%) Retail
6 9 (3.04%) Marketing
7 4 (1.35%) Banking
8 2 (0.68%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.68%) Local Government
8 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.68%) Advertising
9 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.34%) Back Office
9 1 (0.34%) Electronics
9 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (19.93%) Web Services
2 51 (17.23%) .NET
3 23 (7.77%) HTML
4 22 (7.43%) J2EE
5 20 (6.76%) CSS
6 19 (6.42%) XML
7 18 (6.08%) Spring
8 17 (5.74%) ASP.NET
9 15 (5.07%) .NET Framework
10 14 (4.73%) Hibernate
11 13 (4.39%) SAP Basis
12 9 (3.04%) Software Packaging
12 9 (3.04%) Spring MVC
12 9 (3.04%) SOAP
12 9 (3.04%) Struts
12 9 (3.04%) jQuery
13 7 (2.36%) WebSphere MQ
13 7 (2.36%) Middleware
14 6 (2.03%) Lucene
14 6 (2.03%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.12%) CESG
2 26 (8.78%) RMADS
3 14 (4.73%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.05%) Clustering
4 12 (4.05%) N-Tier
4 12 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.04%) Open Source
5 9 (3.04%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.36%) PKI
6 7 (2.36%) Blackberry
6 7 (2.36%) Mainframe
6 7 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.69%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.01%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.68%) Replication
9 2 (0.68%) W3C
9 2 (0.68%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.34%) User Experience
10 1 (0.34%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 68 (22.97%) Windows
2 37 (12.50%) Linux
3 16 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (5.41%) UNIX
4 15 (5.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (4.73%) Solaris
6 13 (4.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (3.72%) Windows 8
8 10 (3.38%) Windows 7
9 7 (2.36%) SUSE
10 6 (2.03%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.69%) Debian
11 5 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (1.35%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (1.01%) AIX
14 2 (0.68%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.68%) Android
14 2 (0.68%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (17.57%) SOA
2 47 (15.88%) UML
3 43 (14.53%) Risk Management
4 42 (14.19%) Mentoring
5 40 (13.51%) Technical Architecture
6 39 (13.18%) ITIL
7 38 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (11.82%) Load Balancing
9 28 (9.46%) Security Architecture
10 27 (9.12%) TOGAF
11 26 (8.78%) Risk Analysis
11 26 (8.78%) Performance Tuning
12 20 (6.76%) Coaching
13 17 (5.74%) MVC
14 16 (5.41%) Migration
14 16 (5.41%) Scrum
15 15 (5.07%) Project Management
15 15 (5.07%) PRINCE2
15 15 (5.07%) CRM
15 15 (5.07%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 57 (19.26%) SQL
2 51 (17.23%) Java
3 34 (11.49%) JavaScript
4 33 (11.15%) C#
5 6 (2.03%) PHP
5 6 (2.03%) VB
5 6 (2.03%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.35%) TypeScript
6 4 (1.35%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.01%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.01%) Apex Code
7 3 (1.01%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.68%) XPath
8 2 (0.68%) Scala
8 2 (0.68%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 63 (21.28%) Security Cleared
2 52 (17.57%) Degree
3 35 (11.82%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (10.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (10.47%) MCSE
5 26 (8.78%) SC Cleared
6 20 (6.76%) CCIE
7 18 (6.08%) CISSP
8 17 (5.74%) HP MASE
9 14 (4.73%) MCITP
10 13 (4.39%) CCNP
11 12 (4.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (3.38%) CISM
13 9 (3.04%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (2.70%) DV Cleared
14 8 (2.70%) CCNA
14 8 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (2.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 5 (1.69%) HP ASE
17 4 (1.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (8.78%) JSP 440
3 9 (3.04%) QA
4 5 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (0.68%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.68%) SLA
6 1 (0.34%) COBIT
System Software
1 46 (15.54%) Active Directory
2 45 (15.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (13.51%) Hyper-V
4 23 (7.77%) Forefront TMG
4 23 (7.77%) UAG
5 16 (5.41%) ISA Server
6 11 (3.72%) Terminal Services
7 9 (3.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 8 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 8 (2.70%) vCloud
8 8 (2.70%) XenApp
9 6 (2.03%) VMware ESX
10 4 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (1.35%) XenDesktop
11 3 (1.01%) Snort
11 3 (1.01%) RHEV
12 2 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.68%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.34%) XenServer
13 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (6.42%) SCCM
2 16 (5.41%) SCOM
3 9 (3.04%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 4 (1.35%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.35%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.01%) WSUS
5 3 (1.01%) ARCserve
5 3 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 74 (25.00%) VMware
2 71 (23.99%) Microsoft
3 61 (20.61%) Oracle
4 60 (20.27%) Cisco
5 59 (19.93%) HP
6 30 (10.14%) Juniper
7 20 (6.76%) Citrix
7 20 (6.76%) Red Hat
7 20 (6.76%) F5
8 18 (6.08%) SAP
9 13 (4.39%) SolarWinds
10 10 (3.38%) Symantec
11 9 (3.04%) Cognos
11 9 (3.04%) Veritas
12 8 (2.70%) Adobe
12 8 (2.70%) Brocade
13 7 (2.36%) IBM
13 7 (2.36%) Business Objects
13 7 (2.36%) Dell
13 7 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
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