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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 194 147 144
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 44 74 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.74% 1.35% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 1.41% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 40 58 76
Average salary £48,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £40,300 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £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 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
5694 5244 5472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.05% 95.57% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4848 4448 4871
Average salary £37,500 £35,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -10 17 £48,500 -11.81% 1
Somerset -2 7 £55,000 +4.76%
Dorset -18 5 £42,500 -17.47%
Gloucestershire -15 4 £75,000 +50.00% 1
Wiltshire -15 3 £55,000 +18.91%
Devon +1 2 £77,500 -
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 39 (36.45%) Security Cleared
2 36 (33.64%) SC Cleared
3 32 (29.91%) Technical Architecture
4 30 (28.04%) Microsoft
5 27 (25.23%) Windows
6 26 (24.30%) UML
6 26 (24.30%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (22.43%) Oracle
8 23 (21.50%) Open Source
9 21 (19.63%) Software Engineering
10 18 (16.82%) Linux
10 18 (16.82%) SOA
11 17 (15.89%) Finance
11 17 (15.89%) Embedded Systems
12 15 (14.02%) Degree
12 15 (14.02%) Disaster Recovery
12 15 (14.02%) SQL Server
12 15 (14.02%) .NET
13 14 (13.08%) SQL
13 14 (13.08%) Client/Server
13 14 (13.08%) Middleware
14 13 (12.15%) VMware
14 13 (12.15%) Banking
14 13 (12.15%) Citrix
14 13 (12.15%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (12.15%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (11.21%) Waterfall
15 12 (11.21%) IBM
15 12 (11.21%) XML
15 12 (11.21%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 7 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (4.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (3.74%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.80%) Lync
4 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.87%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.87%) MS Project
2 2 (1.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.87%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.74%) SaaS
2 3 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.41%) Firewall
2 8 (7.48%) SAN
3 7 (6.54%) iSCSI
3 7 (6.54%) NAS
4 5 (4.67%) MPLS
4 5 (4.67%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (2.80%) Internet
6 2 (1.87%) Network Security
6 2 (1.87%) Wireless
7 1 (0.93%) LAN
7 1 (0.93%) VoIP
7 1 (0.93%) WAN
7 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.93%) PABX
7 1 (0.93%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.02%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.35%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (6.54%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.87%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.93%) MySQL
5 1 (0.93%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.87%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (15.89%) Finance
2 13 (12.15%) Banking
3 11 (10.28%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.74%) Marketing
5 3 (2.80%) Local Government
6 2 (1.87%) Advertising
7 1 (0.93%) Electronics
7 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.93%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.02%) .NET
2 14 (13.08%) Middleware
3 12 (11.21%) XML
3 12 (11.21%) Spring
3 12 (11.21%) JSF
4 10 (9.35%) PostGIS
4 10 (9.35%) jQuery
5 2 (1.87%) Application Packaging
5 2 (1.87%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.93%) CSS
6 1 (0.93%) J2EE
6 1 (0.93%) HTML
6 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.50%) Open Source
2 17 (15.89%) Embedded Systems
3 14 (13.08%) Client/Server
4 13 (12.15%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (11.21%) GIS
6 10 (9.35%) Clustering
7 5 (4.67%) Blackberry
8 4 (3.74%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.80%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.93%) NHS
10 1 (0.93%) DTV
10 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.93%) CMDB
10 1 (0.93%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.93%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.93%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 27 (25.23%) Windows
2 18 (16.82%) Linux
3 5 (4.67%) AIX
3 5 (4.67%) Solaris
3 5 (4.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.91%) Technical Architecture
2 26 (24.30%) UML
2 26 (24.30%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (19.63%) Software Engineering
4 18 (16.82%) SOA
5 15 (14.02%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (11.21%) Waterfall
7 11 (10.28%) TOGAF
7 11 (10.28%) ITIL
7 11 (10.28%) Web Application Development
8 9 (8.41%) Service Delivery
9 7 (6.54%) Project Management
9 7 (6.54%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (6.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (5.61%) Software Architecture
11 5 (4.67%) Migration
11 5 (4.67%) Wealth Management
12 4 (3.74%) Change Control
12 4 (3.74%) DSDM
12 4 (3.74%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.08%) SQL
2 12 (11.21%) Java
3 5 (4.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.87%) C
5 1 (0.93%) C#
5 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.93%) Perl
5 1 (0.93%) PHP
5 1 (0.93%) Python
5 1 (0.93%) Clojure
5 1 (0.93%) Ruby
5 1 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 39 (36.45%) Security Cleared
2 36 (33.64%) SC Cleared
3 15 (14.02%) Degree
4 8 (7.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (5.61%) MCSE
6 5 (4.67%) MCP
6 5 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.80%) MCSA
7 3 (2.80%) Postgraduate
7 3 (2.80%) CCIE
8 2 (1.87%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.87%) ISEB
9 1 (0.93%) CCNA
9 1 (0.93%) CCDP
9 1 (0.93%) MCITP
9 1 (0.93%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.54%) COBIT
2 5 (4.67%) SLA
3 4 (3.74%) QA
4 2 (1.87%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (12.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.54%) Hyper-V
2 7 (6.54%) XenApp
3 5 (4.67%) Terminal Services
4 3 (2.80%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (4.67%) OpenView
1 5 (4.67%) Unicenter
2 3 (2.80%) ARCserve
2 3 (2.80%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (2.80%) NetBackup
2 3 (2.80%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (28.04%) Microsoft
2 24 (22.43%) Oracle
3 13 (12.15%) VMware
3 13 (12.15%) Citrix
4 12 (11.21%) IBM
4 12 (11.21%) ESRI
5 11 (10.28%) Cisco
6 5 (4.67%) Juniper
6 5 (4.67%) HP
6 5 (4.67%) BMC
6 5 (4.67%) Red Hat
6 5 (4.67%) Symantec
7 3 (2.80%) Mapinfo
8 2 (1.87%) F5
8 2 (1.87%) NetApp
9 1 (0.93%) SAP
9 1 (0.93%) Ericsson
9 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.93%) McAfee
9 1 (0.93%) Sourcefire
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The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Benefits
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