The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architect
England / South West
Rank 198 213 199
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 32 28 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.65% 0.51% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.52% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 44
Median salary £80,000 £57,500 £45,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.13% +26.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £73,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £64,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.40%

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
4772 5368 5794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.64% 97.28% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3967 4551 4936
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Technical Architect in the job title.

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 24 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +4 12 £80,000 +18.51% 5
Somerset -1 9 £62,500 -
Gloucestershire -2 7 £82,500 +57.14% 1
Wiltshire +12 3 £60,250 +72.14% 1
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Technical Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 45 (50.56%) Java
2 39 (43.82%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (41.57%) Finance
3 37 (41.57%) .NET
4 32 (35.96%) Big Data
5 26 (29.21%) Retail
6 25 (28.09%) Technical Architecture
7 24 (26.97%) Telecoms
8 20 (22.47%) Software Delivery
9 17 (19.10%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (17.98%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (16.85%) SaaS
11 15 (16.85%) C#
11 15 (16.85%) Python
11 15 (16.85%) TOGAF
12 13 (14.61%) Banking
12 13 (14.61%) Scrum
12 13 (14.61%) SQL
13 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
13 12 (13.48%) Project Management
14 11 (12.36%) Manufacturing
14 11 (12.36%) Oracle
14 11 (12.36%) Kanban
14 11 (12.36%) Security Cleared
15 10 (11.24%) Digital Marketing
15 10 (11.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 10 (11.24%) Degree
15 10 (11.24%) Enterprise Architecture
15 10 (11.24%) Marketing
15 10 (11.24%) NoSQL

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.74%) JBoss
1 6 (6.74%) Mule
2 4 (4.49%) Apache
3 3 (3.37%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.37%) IIS
3 3 (3.37%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.12%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.12%) SAS
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.12%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.12%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 10 (11.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.12%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.85%) SaaS
2 8 (8.99%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.25%) iPaaS
4 2 (2.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) 4G
1 4 (4.49%) PSTN
1 4 (4.49%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (3.37%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (3.37%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (3.37%) DSL
2 3 (3.37%) Ethernet
2 3 (3.37%) Firewall
2 3 (3.37%) MPLS
2 3 (3.37%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (3.37%) SSL
2 3 (3.37%) VoIP
2 3 (3.37%) VPN
2 3 (3.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (35.96%) Big Data
2 10 (11.24%) NoSQL
3 8 (8.99%) SQL Server
4 7 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (7.87%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (6.74%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (6.74%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.74%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.62%) Hadoop
6 5 (5.62%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.49%) InterSystems Cache
7 4 (4.49%) Power BI
8 3 (3.37%) Data Lake
8 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.12%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.12%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.12%) QlikView
9 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Ant
1 2 (2.25%) Gradle
1 2 (2.25%) Maven
General
1 37 (41.57%) Finance
2 26 (29.21%) Retail
3 24 (26.97%) Telecoms
4 13 (14.61%) Banking
5 11 (12.36%) Manufacturing
6 10 (11.24%) Electronics
6 10 (11.24%) Marketing
7 1 (1.12%) Advertising
7 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (41.57%) .NET
2 9 (10.11%) Spring
3 6 (6.74%) Apache Camel
3 6 (6.74%) Spring MVC
3 6 (6.74%) Web Services
4 4 (4.49%) J2EE
4 4 (4.49%) SOAP
5 3 (3.37%) AngularJS
5 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.37%) HTML
5 3 (3.37%) Middleware
5 3 (3.37%) XML
6 2 (2.25%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.25%) Ajax
6 2 (2.25%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.25%) REST
6 2 (2.25%) RESTful
6 2 (2.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.25%) XSD
6 2 (2.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.98%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (8.99%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.49%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.49%) Data Structures
4 4 (4.49%) Derivative
4 4 (4.49%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.49%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.37%) Clustering
5 3 (3.37%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.37%) Replication
6 2 (2.25%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.12%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.12%) DataPower
7 1 (1.12%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.99%) Windows
2 7 (7.87%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.62%) Linux
3 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.49%) CentOS
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (43.82%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (28.09%) Technical Architecture
3 20 (22.47%) Software Delivery
4 17 (19.10%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (16.85%) TOGAF
6 13 (14.61%) Scrum
7 12 (13.48%) Project Management
8 11 (12.36%) Kanban
9 10 (11.24%) Digital Marketing
9 10 (11.24%) Enterprise Architecture
9 10 (11.24%) Programme Management
10 9 (10.11%) MVC
10 9 (10.11%) Service Delivery
10 9 (10.11%) Zachman Framework
11 8 (8.99%) High Availability
12 7 (7.87%) Information Security
12 7 (7.87%) Information Security Governance
12 7 (7.87%) Load Balancing
12 7 (7.87%) Presales
12 7 (7.87%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 45 (50.56%) Java
2 15 (16.85%) C#
2 15 (16.85%) Python
3 13 (14.61%) SQL
4 4 (4.49%) Bash Shell
4 4 (4.49%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.12%) C
7 1 (1.12%) PHP
7 1 (1.12%) Ruby
7 1 (1.12%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (12.36%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.24%) CCIE
2 10 (11.24%) CCNA
2 10 (11.24%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (11.24%) Degree
3 7 (7.87%) CISSP
4 6 (6.74%) SC Cleared
5 5 (5.62%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.37%) MCITP
6 3 (3.37%) MCP
6 3 (3.37%) MCSE
6 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.37%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.12%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.99%) QA
2 7 (7.87%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.12%) COBIT
3 1 (1.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.37%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.37%) Terminal Services
3 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.25%) WSUS
3 1 (1.12%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.36%) Oracle
3 10 (11.24%) SAP
4 7 (7.87%) Cisco
4 7 (7.87%) VMware
5 4 (4.49%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.37%) Dell
6 3 (3.37%) Draytek
6 3 (3.37%) HP
6 3 (3.37%) Juniper
6 3 (3.37%) ProCurve
6 3 (3.37%) SonicWALL
6 3 (3.37%) Symantec
6 3 (3.37%) Veeam
6 3 (3.37%) Veritas
6 3 (3.37%) WatchGuard
6 3 (3.37%) ZyXEL
7 2 (2.25%) ATG
7 2 (2.25%) EMC
7 2 (2.25%) Sybase
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