The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 217 168 165
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 30 66 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.51% 1.08% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 1.12% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 27 51 42
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £35,657 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5617 5869 4949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.12% 95.70% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4782 4885 4270
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in the South West

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in the South West

Technical Architect
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
Bristol -27 13 £55,000 -12.00%
Dorset +9 9 £43,750 -37.50% 1
Wiltshire -12 4 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Gloucestershire -11 2 - - 1
Somerset -2 1 - - 1
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 22 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 21 (30.00%) Java
3 19 (27.14%) Windows
3 19 (27.14%) Citrix
4 16 (22.86%) Cisco
4 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (22.86%) Technical Architecture
5 14 (20.00%) Firewall
6 13 (18.57%) VMware
7 12 (17.14%) Enterprise Architecture
8 11 (15.71%) Telecoms
8 11 (15.71%) JavaScript
8 11 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (15.71%) Hyper-V
9 10 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 10 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 10 (14.29%) Local Government
10 9 (12.86%) Software Engineering
10 9 (12.86%) .NET
10 9 (12.86%) CSS
11 8 (11.43%) HTML
11 8 (11.43%) ITIL
11 8 (11.43%) MS Excel
11 8 (11.43%) SAN
11 8 (11.43%) MS Exchange
11 8 (11.43%) Open Source
12 7 (10.00%) PABX
12 7 (10.00%) SC Cleared
12 7 (10.00%) SDLC
12 7 (10.00%) SOA

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 8 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (2.86%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (2.86%) Node.js
4 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.43%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.43%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
5 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.43%) Mule
Applications
1 8 (11.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Summit
1 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.43%) Magento
1 1 (1.43%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (8.57%) Office 365
2 4 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.86%) IaaS
4 1 (1.43%) SaaS
4 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.00%) Firewall
2 8 (11.43%) SAN
3 7 (10.00%) PABX
3 7 (10.00%) VoIP
4 6 (8.57%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.71%) WAN
6 3 (4.29%) WLAN
6 3 (4.29%) LAN
6 3 (4.29%) Internet
7 2 (2.86%) Wireless
7 2 (2.86%) VLAN
7 2 (2.86%) DHCP
7 2 (2.86%) DNS
8 1 (1.43%) ATM
8 1 (1.43%) Broadband
8 1 (1.43%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
1 6 (8.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.86%) MySQL
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.43%) Redis
3 1 (1.43%) Hazelcast
3 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Ant
1 6 (8.57%) Maven
1 6 (8.57%) Git (software)
1 6 (8.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.86%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (15.71%) Telecoms
2 10 (14.29%) Local Government
3 7 (10.00%) Marketing
3 7 (10.00%) Advertising
3 7 (10.00%) Finance
4 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.43%) Electronics
5 1 (1.43%) Legal
5 1 (1.43%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.86%) .NET
1 9 (12.86%) CSS
2 8 (11.43%) HTML
3 7 (10.00%) J2EE
4 6 (8.57%) Middleware
4 6 (8.57%) Ajax
4 6 (8.57%) jQuery
5 4 (5.71%) Spring
6 3 (4.29%) JSF
6 3 (4.29%) Hibernate
6 3 (4.29%) Web Services
7 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.86%) SOAP
7 2 (2.86%) REST
8 1 (1.43%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.43%) Struts
8 1 (1.43%) XML
8 1 (1.43%) LAMP
8 1 (1.43%) Lucene
8 1 (1.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.14%) Clustering
3 4 (5.71%) GIS
3 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.86%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.43%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.43%) DTV
6 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.14%) Windows
2 5 (7.14%) UNIX
3 4 (5.71%) Linux
4 2 (2.86%) AIX
4 2 (2.86%) Solaris
4 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (22.86%) Technical Architecture
2 12 (17.14%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (12.86%) Software Engineering
4 8 (11.43%) ITIL
4 8 (11.43%) Open Source
5 7 (10.00%) SDLC
5 7 (10.00%) SOA
5 7 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 7 (10.00%) Migration
6 6 (8.57%) UML
7 5 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.71%) Service Management
8 4 (5.71%) Scrum
9 3 (4.29%) TDD
9 3 (4.29%) Zachman Framework
9 3 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.29%) Project Management
9 3 (4.29%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.00%) Java
2 11 (15.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.71%) Ruby
4 3 (4.29%) PHP
5 2 (2.86%) Scala
5 2 (2.86%) Clojure
5 2 (2.86%) C#
6 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.57%) MCSE
3 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.14%) MCSA
4 5 (7.14%) CCNA
5 4 (5.71%) MCP
6 1 (1.43%) Degree
6 1 (1.43%) CCDA
6 1 (1.43%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (1.43%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.43%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (15.71%) Hyper-V
2 10 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.86%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.43%) XenApp
4 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) SCCM
2 1 (1.43%) SCOM
2 1 (1.43%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.43%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.43%) ARCserve
2 1 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.43%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.43%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 19 (27.14%) Citrix
3 16 (22.86%) Cisco
4 13 (18.57%) VMware
5 5 (7.14%) Oracle
6 4 (5.71%) ESRI
7 3 (4.29%) webMethods
8 2 (2.86%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.86%) Avaya
8 2 (2.86%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.86%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.43%) SAP
9 1 (1.43%) Dell
9 1 (1.43%) Intel
9 1 (1.43%) MuleSoft
9 1 (1.43%) Symantec
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DCV Technologies
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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