The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 150 172 162
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 75 48 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.29% 0.89% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 0.92% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 68 44 43
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5532 5200 5378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.36% 96.64% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4661 4586 4654
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Technical Architect
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
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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
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Vacancies
Gloucestershire +29 23 £50,000 -37.50% 1
Somerset +2 18 £52,500 - 1
Bristol 0 17 £55,000 +7.31% 5
Wiltshire +2 15 £60,000 -15.78% 4
Dorset -6 1 £70,000 +33.33% 1
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 62 (40.79%) Finance
2 60 (39.47%) Java
3 59 (38.82%) .NET
4 42 (27.63%) ITIL
5 40 (26.32%) SOA
5 40 (26.32%) Relational Database
6 36 (23.68%) Technical Architecture
7 34 (22.37%) TOGAF
8 30 (19.74%) Microsoft
9 29 (19.08%) VMware
10 27 (17.76%) Windows
11 25 (16.45%) COBIT
12 24 (15.79%) Degree
12 24 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
12 24 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
12 24 (15.79%) Oracle
12 24 (15.79%) Banking
13 23 (15.13%) Telecoms
14 21 (13.82%) SQL Server
15 20 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
16 19 (12.50%) HP
17 16 (10.53%) C#
18 15 (9.87%) Symantec
18 15 (9.87%) Migration
18 15 (9.87%) SC Cleared
18 15 (9.87%) Security Cleared
19 14 (9.21%) Scrum
19 14 (9.21%) IBM
20 13 (8.55%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (5.92%) WebLogic
2 5 (3.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (3.29%) Apache ServiceMix
2 5 (3.29%) WebSphere
2 5 (3.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (3.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.29%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.63%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2000
3 4 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.63%) Apache Pig
4 3 (1.97%) Lync
4 3 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.97%) Apache
4 3 (1.97%) SAS
5 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.66%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (7.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.55%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.63%) LAN
1 4 (2.63%) WAN
2 3 (1.97%) TETRA
3 2 (1.32%) Firewall
3 2 (1.32%) Wireless
3 2 (1.32%) MPLS
4 1 (0.66%) VLAN
4 1 (0.66%) Network Security
4 1 (0.66%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (26.32%) Relational Database
2 21 (13.82%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.61%) MySQL
4 4 (2.63%) DB2
4 4 (2.63%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.63%) Big Data
5 2 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.29%) Jenkins
1 5 (3.29%) Git (software)
1 5 (3.29%) Maven
1 5 (3.29%) JDeveloper
General
1 62 (40.79%) Finance
2 24 (15.79%) Banking
3 23 (15.13%) Telecoms
4 10 (6.58%) Marketing
5 8 (5.26%) Local Government
6 5 (3.29%) Aerospace
6 5 (3.29%) Military
7 4 (2.63%) Retail
7 4 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.66%) Advertising
8 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (38.82%) .NET
2 12 (7.89%) ASP.NET
3 11 (7.24%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (6.58%) .NET Framework
5 9 (5.92%) J2EE
6 8 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 8 (5.26%) HTML
6 8 (5.26%) CSS
6 8 (5.26%) Web Services
7 7 (4.61%) Middleware
7 7 (4.61%) Spring
8 5 (3.29%) OSGi
8 5 (3.29%) jQuery
8 5 (3.29%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (2.63%) Hibernate
9 4 (2.63%) LAMP
10 3 (1.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (1.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (1.32%) PostGIS
12 1 (0.66%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.89%) Computer Science
1 12 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (7.24%) N-Tier
3 10 (6.58%) Open Source
4 9 (5.92%) Mathematics
5 8 (5.26%) Clustering
6 6 (3.95%) GIS
6 6 (3.95%) Digital Media
7 4 (2.63%) Wiki
8 2 (1.32%) NHS
9 1 (0.66%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (17.76%) Windows
2 11 (7.24%) Solaris
3 9 (5.92%) Windows 7
4 5 (3.29%) Linux
5 4 (2.63%) UNIX
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (27.63%) ITIL
2 40 (26.32%) SOA
3 36 (23.68%) Technical Architecture
4 34 (22.37%) TOGAF
5 24 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
6 20 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (9.87%) Migration
9 14 (9.21%) Scrum
10 12 (7.89%) Software Engineering
11 11 (7.24%) OO
11 11 (7.24%) Protective Monitoring
11 11 (7.24%) Network Management
12 10 (6.58%) OOP
12 10 (6.58%) Project Management
13 9 (5.92%) Network Design
13 9 (5.92%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (5.92%) Capacity Planning
13 9 (5.92%) Performance Tuning
14 8 (5.26%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (39.47%) Java
2 16 (10.53%) C#
3 7 (4.61%) C++
3 7 (4.61%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.29%) PHP
5 4 (2.63%) Python
5 4 (2.63%) SQL
5 4 (2.63%) Scala
6 3 (1.97%) VB
7 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.66%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (15.79%) Degree
2 15 (9.87%) SC Cleared
2 15 (9.87%) Security Cleared
3 13 (8.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (7.89%) MCP
5 11 (7.24%) HP ASE
6 7 (4.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.63%) MCSD
7 4 (2.63%) CITP
8 3 (1.97%) MCSE
9 2 (1.32%) MCITP
10 1 (0.66%) Security+ Certification
10 1 (0.66%) CISSP
10 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.66%) CCNP
10 1 (0.66%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (16.45%) COBIT
2 8 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 24 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.29%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.63%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.97%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.32%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.32%) XenApp
6 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.97%) SCCM
1 3 (1.97%) SCOM
1 3 (1.97%) Nagios
2 1 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.66%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.66%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.66%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 30 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 29 (19.08%) VMware
3 24 (15.79%) Oracle
4 19 (12.50%) HP
5 15 (9.87%) Symantec
6 14 (9.21%) IBM
7 13 (8.55%) Cisco
8 10 (6.58%) Citrix
9 9 (5.92%) JBoss
10 5 (3.29%) F5
10 5 (3.29%) Juniper
11 4 (2.63%) NetApp
11 4 (2.63%) Altiris
11 4 (2.63%) ESRI
12 3 (1.97%) Bomgar
12 3 (1.97%) ArcSight
12 3 (1.97%) LogLogic
12 3 (1.97%) LogRhythm
12 3 (1.97%) Capita
12 3 (1.97%) SolarWinds
South West
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Good Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K basic + 5K Car Allow + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Excellent plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cirencester
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Chippenham
CPS Group
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago