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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 203 144 173
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 33 91 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.57% 1.49% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 1.56% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 26 78 44
Average salary £52,250 £54,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.68% +8.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
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
5586 5820 5141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.72% 95.54% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4687 4858 4538
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -21 15 £55,000 -12.00% 2
Dorset +15 9 £45,000 -35.71% 1
Somerset +13 7 £47,500 -13.63%
Gloucestershire -23 2 - -
Devon - 1 £57,500 -
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 26 (30.95%) Windows
2 24 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 23 (27.38%) Citrix
4 21 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 17 (20.24%) Technical Architecture
5 17 (20.24%) Cisco
6 16 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 16 (19.05%) SC Cleared
7 15 (17.86%) Middleware
8 14 (16.67%) VMware
8 14 (16.67%) Firewall
8 14 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 14 (16.67%) Open Source
9 13 (15.48%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (15.48%) SDLC
9 13 (15.48%) Oracle
10 12 (14.29%) Java
11 11 (13.10%) Active Directory
11 11 (13.10%) Local Government
12 10 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (11.90%) Telecoms
12 10 (11.90%) SOA
12 10 (11.90%) SQL Server
12 10 (11.90%) Linux
12 10 (11.90%) MS Excel
12 10 (11.90%) Data Centre
12 10 (11.90%) Embedded Systems
12 10 (11.90%) Hyper-V
13 9 (10.71%) Finance
13 9 (10.71%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2000
3 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.38%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 10 (11.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.38%) Office 365
3 1 (1.19%) IaaS
3 1 (1.19%) SaaS
3 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.67%) Firewall
2 6 (7.14%) SAN
3 5 (5.95%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.76%) VoIP
4 4 (4.76%) WAN
4 4 (4.76%) PABX
5 3 (3.57%) LAN
5 3 (3.57%) Internet
6 2 (2.38%) DHCP
6 2 (2.38%) WLAN
6 2 (2.38%) DNS
6 2 (2.38%) VLAN
7 1 (1.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (1.19%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.19%) Network Security
7 1 (1.19%) Wireless
7 1 (1.19%) ATM
7 1 (1.19%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) MySQL
2 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.14%) Ant
2 6 (7.14%) Maven
2 6 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.38%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (13.10%) Local Government
2 10 (11.90%) Telecoms
3 9 (10.71%) Finance
4 8 (9.52%) Marketing
5 6 (7.14%) Advertising
6 4 (4.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.86%) Middleware
2 8 (9.52%) Spring
2 8 (9.52%) JSF
2 8 (9.52%) J2EE
3 7 (8.33%) jQuery
3 7 (8.33%) CSS
3 7 (8.33%) XML
3 7 (8.33%) HTML
3 7 (8.33%) .NET
4 6 (7.14%) Ajax
5 2 (2.38%) SOAP
5 2 (2.38%) Web Services
5 2 (2.38%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.38%) REST
6 1 (1.19%) PostGIS
6 1 (1.19%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Data Centre
1 10 (11.90%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (9.52%) Clustering
2 8 (9.52%) Client/Server
2 8 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.14%) GIS
3 6 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.57%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.38%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.19%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.19%) BYOD
6 1 (1.19%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 26 (30.95%) Windows
2 10 (11.90%) Linux
3 4 (4.76%) UNIX
4 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.38%) AIX
5 2 (2.38%) Solaris
5 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.24%) Technical Architecture
2 16 (19.05%) Software Engineering
3 14 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (16.67%) Open Source
4 13 (15.48%) SDLC
5 10 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (11.90%) SOA
6 9 (10.71%) Migration
7 8 (9.52%) Web Application Development
8 6 (7.14%) UML
9 5 (5.95%) TOGAF
10 4 (4.76%) ERP
10 4 (4.76%) DoDAF
10 4 (4.76%) MODAF
10 4 (4.76%) Scrum
10 4 (4.76%) Zachman Framework
10 4 (4.76%) Service Management
10 4 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (4.76%) Matrix Management
10 4 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.29%) Java
2 7 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.76%) SQL
4 3 (3.57%) Clojure
4 3 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.57%) Scala
5 1 (1.19%) Ruby
5 1 (1.19%) Python
5 1 (1.19%) C
5 1 (1.19%) C#
5 1 (1.19%) Perl
5 1 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (7.14%) MCSE
4 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.95%) MCSA
5 5 (5.95%) MCP
6 3 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.57%) CCNA
7 2 (2.38%) Degree
7 2 (2.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.38%) QA
3 1 (1.19%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 13 (15.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (13.10%) Active Directory
3 10 (11.90%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.57%) XenApp
4 3 (3.57%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.38%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.19%) vSphere
6 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) SCCM
2 1 (1.19%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.19%) SCOM
2 1 (1.19%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.19%) WSUS
2 1 (1.19%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.19%) ARCserve
2 1 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 23 (27.38%) Citrix
3 17 (20.24%) Cisco
4 14 (16.67%) VMware
5 13 (15.48%) Oracle
6 6 (7.14%) ESRI
7 3 (3.57%) webMethods
8 2 (2.38%) Avaya
8 2 (2.38%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.38%) Intel
8 2 (2.38%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.19%) F5
9 1 (1.19%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.19%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.19%) IBM
9 1 (1.19%) Symantec
9 1 (1.19%) McAfee
9 1 (1.19%) Juniper
9 1 (1.19%) Dell
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