The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills 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 Architecture over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 203 198 197
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 36 42 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.58% 0.72% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.88% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 32 31 30
Average salary £51,250 £52,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £85,000 £72,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.24%
Technical Architecture
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5177 4797 4435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.71% 82.25% 77.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4283 4044 3908
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the South West region.

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in the South West

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in the South West

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 December 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
Gloucestershire -2 11 £31,500 -21.25%
Somerset +7 9 £55,000 +4.76%
Wiltshire -8 7 £45,000 -37.93% 1
Bristol -2 5 £64,000 +70.66% 2
Dorset -14 2 £39,000 -35.00% 1
Avon - 1 £34,500 -
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 38 (40.00%) Finance
2 32 (33.68%) Windows
3 26 (27.37%) Java
4 22 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (22.11%) SOA
6 20 (21.05%) Degree
7 18 (18.95%) Client/Server
7 18 (18.95%) SQL Server
7 18 (18.95%) Microsoft
8 17 (17.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (16.84%) SQL
10 15 (15.79%) XML
10 15 (15.79%) Data Protection
11 14 (14.74%) Windows 2000 Server
11 14 (14.74%) Oracle
11 14 (14.74%) Firewall
11 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (13.68%) UML
12 13 (13.68%) Security Cleared
13 12 (12.63%) Relational Database
13 12 (12.63%) Linux
14 11 (11.58%) .NET
14 11 (11.58%) Unified Communications
14 11 (11.58%) SC Cleared
15 10 (10.53%) Project Management
15 10 (10.53%) Cisco
16 9 (9.47%) Internet
16 9 (9.47%) Disaster Recovery
17 8 (8.42%) Stakeholder Management
17 8 (8.42%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (8.42%) IIS
2 4 (4.21%) CMS
3 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (3.16%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.05%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (3.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.11%) SaaS
2 2 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.74%) Firewall
2 11 (11.58%) Unified Communications
3 9 (9.47%) Internet
4 7 (7.37%) MPLS
4 7 (7.37%) Wireless
5 6 (6.32%) SAN
6 5 (5.26%) iSCSI
6 5 (5.26%) Structured Cabling
6 5 (5.26%) NAS
6 5 (5.26%) LAN
6 5 (5.26%) WAN
7 4 (4.21%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (4.21%) Network Security
8 3 (3.16%) VoIP
9 2 (2.11%) PBX
9 2 (2.11%) Ethernet
9 2 (2.11%) VPN
9 2 (2.11%) IPv4
9 2 (2.11%) IPv6
9 2 (2.11%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.95%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.63%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.16%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.11%) MySQL
6 1 (1.05%) Big Data
6 1 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.05%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.05%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.05%) Selenium
General
1 38 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (7.37%) Banking
3 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.05%) Electronics
4 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.05%) Advertising
4 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (60.00%) Architect
2 45 (47.37%) Technical Architect
3 11 (11.58%) Analyst
4 10 (10.53%) Consultant
4 10 (10.53%) Support Analyst
5 8 (8.42%) Senior Technical Architect
5 8 (8.42%) Senior Architect
6 7 (7.37%) Designer
6 7 (7.37%) Lead Technical Architect
6 7 (7.37%) Lead Architect
6 7 (7.37%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (6.32%) Applications Support
7 6 (6.32%) Junior
7 6 (6.32%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (6.32%) Technical Support
7 6 (6.32%) Technical Support Analyst
7 6 (6.32%) Junior Technical Architect
7 6 (6.32%) IT Architect
7 6 (6.32%) Junior Architect
8 5 (5.26%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.79%) XML
2 11 (11.58%) .NET
3 6 (6.32%) Middleware
3 6 (6.32%) Spring
3 6 (6.32%) JSF
4 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.16%) Web Services
5 2 (2.11%) HTML
5 2 (2.11%) CSS
5 2 (2.11%) WinForms
6 1 (1.05%) XSLT
6 1 (1.05%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.05%) WCF
6 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.05%) REST
6 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.95%) Client/Server
2 8 (8.42%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (7.37%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.16%) Open Source
6 2 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.11%) IVR
6 2 (2.11%) CESG
6 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.05%) Replication
7 1 (1.05%) Clustering
7 1 (1.05%) NHS
7 1 (1.05%) DTV
7 1 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.05%) CMDB
7 1 (1.05%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (33.68%) Windows
2 17 (17.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (14.74%) Windows 2000 Server
3 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (12.63%) Linux
5 5 (5.26%) AIX
5 5 (5.26%) Solaris
5 5 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (22.11%) SOA
3 15 (15.79%) Data Protection
4 13 (13.68%) UML
5 10 (10.53%) Project Management
6 9 (9.47%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (8.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (8.42%) TOGAF
7 8 (8.42%) Network Management
8 7 (7.37%) Waterfall
8 7 (7.37%) Service Delivery
8 7 (7.37%) Configuration Management
9 6 (6.32%) DSDM
9 6 (6.32%) ITIL
9 6 (6.32%) IT Governance
9 6 (6.32%) Web Development
9 6 (6.32%) Wealth Management
10 5 (5.26%) Coaching
11 4 (4.21%) Web Application Development
11 4 (4.21%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 26 (27.37%) Java
2 16 (16.84%) SQL
3 7 (7.37%) C#
4 2 (2.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.11%) F#
5 1 (1.05%) Ruby
5 1 (1.05%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (21.05%) Degree
2 13 (13.68%) Security Cleared
3 11 (11.58%) SC Cleared
4 7 (7.37%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (7.37%) CCNP
5 3 (3.16%) JNCIS
5 3 (3.16%) A+ Certification
5 3 (3.16%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.11%) PhD
7 1 (1.05%) CISSP
7 1 (1.05%) CISM
7 1 (1.05%) CEH
7 1 (1.05%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) SLA
1 6 (6.32%) COBIT
2 5 (5.26%) QA
3 2 (2.11%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.26%) OpenView
1 5 (5.26%) Unicenter
2 3 (3.16%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.05%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 18 (18.95%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.74%) Oracle
3 10 (10.53%) Cisco
4 5 (5.26%) IBM
4 5 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.26%) BMC
5 3 (3.16%) Juniper
6 2 (2.11%) Avaya
6 2 (2.11%) VMware
6 2 (2.11%) Tandberg
7 1 (1.05%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.05%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.05%) Symantec
7 1 (1.05%) BT
7 1 (1.05%) HP
7 1 (1.05%) Citrix
7 1 (1.05%) SAP
7 1 (1.05%) NetApp
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