The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 172 188 186
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 57 40 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.97% 0.73% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.94% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 50 37 29
Average salary £53,750 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £72,500 £72,600
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4701 4262 4343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 79.99% 77.86% 77.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3922 3749 3704
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Technical Architecture
England

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 16 April 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 16 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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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Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -11 17 £60,000 +11.31% 3
Bristol +17 16 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Somerset +6 12 £24,000 -22.58% 3
Gloucestershire -4 8 £70,000 -3.44% 1
Devon - 2 £32,750 -
Dorset -6 1 £50,000 -21.25%
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 31 (34.07%) Finance
2 30 (32.97%) SOA
3 28 (30.77%) Java
4 23 (25.27%) Relational Database
5 22 (24.18%) ITIL
5 22 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (23.08%) Windows
7 20 (21.98%) Banking
8 18 (19.78%) TOGAF
8 18 (19.78%) .NET
9 15 (16.48%) SQL Server
10 14 (15.38%) COBIT
11 13 (14.29%) Migration
12 11 (12.09%) CRM
12 11 (12.09%) Degree
12 11 (12.09%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (10.99%) Network Management
13 10 (10.99%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (10.99%) Spring
13 10 (10.99%) Oracle
13 10 (10.99%) HTML
13 10 (10.99%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (9.89%) Protective Monitoring
14 9 (9.89%) SQL
14 9 (9.89%) IIS
14 9 (9.89%) Solaris
14 9 (9.89%) N-Tier
14 9 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (9.89%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (9.89%) Cloud Computing

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 9 (9.89%) IIS
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (5.49%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.40%) Apache
4 2 (2.20%) Lync
4 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.20%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.10%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (1.10%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (5.49%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (5.49%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (5.49%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (5.49%) Oracle Receivables
1 5 (5.49%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (3.30%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (3.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.20%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.89%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) Firewall
2 3 (3.30%) LAN
2 3 (3.30%) WAN
3 2 (2.20%) Unified Communications
3 2 (2.20%) PABX
3 2 (2.20%) VPN
3 2 (2.20%) VoIP
3 2 (2.20%) MPLS
3 2 (2.20%) Internet
3 2 (2.20%) Wireless
4 1 (1.10%) Network Security
4 1 (1.10%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.27%) Relational Database
2 15 (16.48%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (8.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (5.49%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (5.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (4.40%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.20%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.10%) DB2
9 1 (1.10%) MySQL
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.49%) JDeveloper
1 5 (5.49%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (3.30%) Maven
3 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.20%) Rational Rose
4 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (34.07%) Finance
2 20 (21.98%) Banking
3 7 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.69%) Local Government
4 4 (4.40%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.30%) Front Office
5 3 (3.30%) Greek Language
6 2 (2.20%) Retail
7 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.10%) Publishing
7 1 (1.10%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 47 (51.65%) Architect
2 35 (38.46%) Technical Architect
3 17 (18.68%) Solutions Architect
4 15 (16.48%) Consultant
5 13 (14.29%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 11 (12.09%) Developer
7 8 (8.79%) Analyst
7 8 (8.79%) Support Engineer
8 7 (7.69%) Systems Support
9 6 (6.59%) Systems Support Engineer
9 6 (6.59%) Installations Engineer
9 6 (6.59%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (5.49%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (4.40%) Designer
11 4 (4.40%) Senior Developer
11 4 (4.40%) Business Analyst
12 3 (3.30%) Market Risk Analyst
12 3 (3.30%) Web Developer
12 3 (3.30%) Risk Analyst
12 3 (3.30%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.78%) .NET
2 10 (10.99%) Spring
2 10 (10.99%) HTML
3 7 (7.69%) Ajax
3 7 (7.69%) HTML5
4 5 (5.49%) Middleware
4 5 (5.49%) XML
4 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.40%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (3.30%) CSS
6 3 (3.30%) jQuery
6 3 (3.30%) JSON
7 2 (2.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (2.20%) REST
7 2 (2.20%) Spring MVC
7 2 (2.20%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.20%) Java EE
7 2 (2.20%) Grails
7 2 (2.20%) J2EE
7 2 (2.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) N-Tier
2 8 (8.79%) Mathematics
3 7 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.40%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.30%) Derivative
5 3 (3.30%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (3.30%) Market Risk
5 3 (3.30%) Open Source
5 3 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.10%) Clustering
6 1 (1.10%) Replication
6 1 (1.10%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.08%) Windows
2 10 (10.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (9.89%) Solaris
4 8 (8.79%) Windows 7
4 8 (8.79%) Windows 2000
4 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (1.10%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.97%) SOA
2 22 (24.18%) ITIL
2 22 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (19.78%) TOGAF
4 13 (14.29%) Migration
5 11 (12.09%) CRM
5 11 (12.09%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (10.99%) Network Management
6 10 (10.99%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (9.89%) Protective Monitoring
7 9 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (8.79%) Wealth Management
8 8 (8.79%) Network Design
8 8 (8.79%) ERP
8 8 (8.79%) Risk Management
9 7 (7.69%) Project Management
9 7 (7.69%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.59%) Scrum
11 5 (5.49%) Workflow
11 5 (5.49%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (30.77%) Java
2 9 (9.89%) SQL
3 5 (5.49%) Shell Script
3 5 (5.49%) C#
3 5 (5.49%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.30%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.20%) PHP
5 2 (2.20%) XQuery
6 1 (1.10%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (12.09%) Degree
2 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.40%) DV Cleared
3 4 (4.40%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.40%) CITP
3 4 (4.40%) MCSD
4 3 (3.30%) CISSP
5 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.20%) ISSAP
6 1 (1.10%) CISM
6 1 (1.10%) CCNP
6 1 (1.10%) CCDP
6 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.10%) MCSE
6 1 (1.10%) CEH
6 1 (1.10%) MCITP
6 1 (1.10%) CHFI
6 1 (1.10%) VCDX
6 1 (1.10%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.38%) COBIT
2 6 (6.59%) QA
3 3 (3.30%) Basel II
3 3 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.20%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.10%) vSphere
3 1 (1.10%) XenApp
3 1 (1.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) SCCM
1 2 (2.20%) SCOM
1 2 (2.20%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.20%) Nagios
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (10.99%) Oracle
2 7 (7.69%) hybris
3 5 (5.49%) VMware
3 5 (5.49%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.40%) Cisco
5 3 (3.30%) HP
5 3 (3.30%) Citrix
5 3 (3.30%) Capita
6 2 (2.20%) LogRhythm
6 2 (2.20%) Bomgar
6 2 (2.20%) F5
6 2 (2.20%) ArcSight
6 2 (2.20%) LogLogic
6 2 (2.20%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.20%) Altiris
6 2 (2.20%) SAP
6 2 (2.20%) Dell
6 2 (2.20%) EMC
6 2 (2.20%) Siebel
6 2 (2.20%) Juniper
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
UKHO
Salary: £60,064 - £66,270 + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Somerset
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + pension, medical etc.
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Nakama
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Flexible
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago