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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 167 182 197
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 69 33 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.12% 0.65% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 0.69% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 58 28 14
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,726 £44,250 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £68,500
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 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
5862 4798 5564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.13% 95.01% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4885 4153 4932
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 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
(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 0 17 £55,000 -15.38% 3
Somerset -8 14 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Wiltshire 0 13 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Gloucestershire +1 10 £31,000 -42.32% 1
Devon - 5 £45,000 -
Dorset -2 1 - -
Avon - 1 £52,500 -
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 44 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
1 44 (29.33%) Security Cleared
2 43 (28.67%) SC Cleared
3 42 (28.00%) Finance
4 39 (26.00%) Degree
5 36 (24.00%) Technical Architecture
6 35 (23.33%) GIS
7 34 (22.67%) Java
8 32 (21.33%) UML
9 29 (19.33%) Open Source
10 28 (18.67%) Waterfall
11 26 (17.33%) Windows
11 26 (17.33%) ESRI
12 24 (16.00%) VMware
12 24 (16.00%) SOA
12 24 (16.00%) Computer Science
13 22 (14.67%) ITIL
14 21 (14.00%) Relational Database
15 19 (12.67%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (12.67%) Business Analysis
15 19 (12.67%) SQL Server
15 19 (12.67%) Microsoft
15 19 (12.67%) Middleware
16 18 (12.00%) .NET
16 18 (12.00%) Oracle
16 18 (12.00%) Software Engineering
17 17 (11.33%) Git (software)
17 17 (11.33%) jQuery
17 17 (11.33%) PostGIS
17 17 (11.33%) PostgreSQL

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 15 (10.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 7 (4.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2000
3 4 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (2.00%) SAS
5 2 (1.33%) Lync
5 2 (1.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.67%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (1.33%) MS Visio
1 2 (1.33%) MS Project
1 2 (1.33%) MS Office
2 1 (0.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.67%) SAN
2 3 (2.00%) Network Security
3 2 (1.33%) iSCSI
3 2 (1.33%) NAS
4 1 (0.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.00%) Relational Database
2 19 (12.67%) SQL Server
3 17 (11.33%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.67%) DB2
5 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (11.33%) Git (software)
2 16 (10.67%) Maven
3 15 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (28.00%) Finance
2 10 (6.67%) Banking
3 8 (5.33%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.00%) Local Government
5 5 (3.33%) Retail
5 5 (3.33%) Marketing
6 2 (1.33%) Advertising
7 1 (0.67%) Electronics
7 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.67%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.67%) Middleware
2 18 (12.00%) .NET
3 17 (11.33%) jQuery
3 17 (11.33%) PostGIS
4 15 (10.00%) OSGi
5 14 (9.33%) Spring
6 9 (6.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (5.33%) HTML
7 8 (5.33%) Web Services
8 7 (4.67%) CSS
8 7 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 6 (4.00%) XML
10 4 (2.67%) JSF
11 3 (2.00%) Spring MVC
12 2 (1.33%) Java EE
13 1 (0.67%) Hibernate
13 1 (0.67%) SOAP
13 1 (0.67%) MSMQ
13 1 (0.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 35 (23.33%) GIS
2 29 (19.33%) Open Source
3 24 (16.00%) Computer Science
4 13 (8.67%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (7.33%) Client/Server
6 8 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (4.67%) N-Tier
8 6 (4.00%) Mathematics
8 6 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (4.00%) Clustering
9 4 (2.67%) Blackberry
10 3 (2.00%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.33%) Online Banking
11 2 (1.33%) User Experience
11 2 (1.33%) Digital Media
11 2 (1.33%) CESG
11 2 (1.33%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.67%) DTV
12 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.33%) Windows
2 7 (4.67%) Solaris
2 7 (4.67%) Linux
2 7 (4.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.67%) UNIX
4 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (24.00%) Technical Architecture
3 32 (21.33%) UML
4 28 (18.67%) Waterfall
5 24 (16.00%) SOA
6 22 (14.67%) ITIL
7 19 (12.67%) Business Analysis
8 18 (12.00%) Software Engineering
9 15 (10.00%) TOGAF
9 15 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (10.00%) Scrum
9 15 (10.00%) TDD
10 14 (9.33%) Migration
11 13 (8.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 13 (8.67%) Project Management
12 12 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (7.33%) Network Management
14 9 (6.00%) IT Governance
15 7 (4.67%) Protective Monitoring
15 7 (4.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 34 (22.67%) Java
2 9 (6.00%) C#
3 6 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.00%) SQL
5 2 (1.33%) C++
6 1 (0.67%) C
6 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 44 (29.33%) Security Cleared
2 43 (28.67%) SC Cleared
3 39 (26.00%) Degree
4 11 (7.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (6.67%) MCP
6 5 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.33%) MCSE
6 5 (3.33%) HP ASE
7 2 (1.33%) ISEB
7 2 (1.33%) Postgraduate
7 2 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.67%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (0.67%) CISSP
8 1 (0.67%) CCNP
8 1 (0.67%) CCDA
8 1 (0.67%) CCDP
8 1 (0.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.67%) COBIT
2 7 (4.67%) QA
3 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (12.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.67%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (4.00%) XenApp
3 6 (4.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (2.67%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.67%) NetBackup
1 4 (2.67%) Backup Exec
1 4 (2.67%) ARCserve
1 4 (2.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (2.00%) SCCM
3 2 (1.33%) WSUS
4 1 (0.67%) Nagios
4 1 (0.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (17.33%) ESRI
2 24 (16.00%) VMware
3 19 (12.67%) Microsoft
4 18 (12.00%) Oracle
5 10 (6.67%) Citrix
5 10 (6.67%) Symantec
6 9 (6.00%) Cisco
7 8 (5.33%) HP
8 7 (4.67%) IBM
9 4 (2.67%) NetApp
10 3 (2.00%) SAP
11 2 (1.33%) Mapinfo
11 2 (1.33%) Altiris
11 2 (1.33%) Sophos
11 2 (1.33%) Remedy
12 1 (0.67%) Juniper
12 1 (0.67%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.67%) JBoss
12 1 (0.67%) Dell
12 1 (0.67%) EMC
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