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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 187 165 190
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +25
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 57 71 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.95% 1.15% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 1.39% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 45 56 19
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
5005 5110 4241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.11% 82.61% 80.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4157 4156 3741
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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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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 22 £62,500 +4.16% 2
Gloucestershire -10 16 £40,000 -46.66% 1
Dorset - 7 £45,000 - 2
Somerset +4 6 £36,000 -34.54% 2
Wiltshire -20 4 £50,000 -9.09%
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 58 (44.62%) Windows
2 42 (32.31%) Cisco
3 41 (31.54%) SQL Server
4 34 (26.15%) Firewall
5 32 (24.62%) Project Management
6 28 (21.54%) Oracle
7 25 (19.23%) VMware
8 24 (18.46%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (16.92%) Finance
9 22 (16.92%) Citrix
9 22 (16.92%) SOA
9 22 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 21 (16.15%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (16.15%) Microsoft
11 20 (15.38%) Middleware
12 19 (14.62%) Linux
12 19 (14.62%) ITIL
12 19 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (13.85%) Banking
14 16 (12.31%) TIBCO
15 15 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
15 15 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
15 15 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
16 14 (10.77%) HP
16 14 (10.77%) CCNP
17 13 (10.00%) CRM
17 13 (10.00%) Investment Banking
17 13 (10.00%) TOGAF
18 12 (9.23%) SQL Server 2005
18 12 (9.23%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 (6.92%) IIS
2 7 (5.38%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (4.62%) MQSeries
4 5 (3.85%) Node.js
5 3 (2.31%) Lync
6 1 (0.77%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.77%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.77%) Magento
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.77%) Shopify
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (0.77%) Aareon QL
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.08%) Office 365
2 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (26.15%) Firewall
2 11 (8.46%) Wireless
2 11 (8.46%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (8.46%) Unified Communications
3 8 (6.15%) WAN
4 7 (5.38%) SAN
5 6 (4.62%) VoIP
5 6 (4.62%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.85%) Internet
6 5 (3.85%) MPLS
6 5 (3.85%) PABX
7 4 (3.08%) LAN
8 2 (1.54%) Network Security
9 1 (0.77%) IPsec
9 1 (0.77%) OSPF
9 1 (0.77%) BGP
9 1 (0.77%) ATM
9 1 (0.77%) DHCP
9 1 (0.77%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.77%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (31.54%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (9.23%) Oracle Database
3 12 (9.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (6.92%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (5.38%) MySQL
6 4 (3.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.08%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.08%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.54%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.77%) Redis
9 1 (0.77%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.77%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.77%) DB2
9 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (16.92%) Finance
2 18 (13.85%) Banking
3 13 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 12 (9.23%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.62%) Local Government
6 5 (3.85%) Retail
7 4 (3.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 70 (53.85%) Architect
2 27 (20.77%) Infrastructure Architect
3 19 (14.62%) Support Engineer
4 18 (13.85%) Technical Architect
5 16 (12.31%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (10.00%) Consultant
7 12 (9.23%) Developer
7 12 (9.23%) Systems Engineer
7 12 (9.23%) Installations Engineer
8 11 (8.46%) Network Consultant
9 9 (6.92%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.92%) Systems Support
9 9 (6.92%) Systems Support Engineer
10 7 (5.38%) AWS Architect
11 6 (4.62%) IT Architect
11 6 (4.62%) 1st Line Support Engineer
11 6 (4.62%) 1st Line Support
12 5 (3.85%) Java Developer
12 5 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (3.85%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.38%) Middleware
2 7 (5.38%) CSS
2 7 (5.38%) XML
3 6 (4.62%) J2EE
3 6 (4.62%) Java EE
4 4 (3.08%) Backbone.js
4 4 (3.08%) HTML
4 4 (3.08%) Spring
5 3 (2.31%) JSF
5 3 (2.31%) CGI
6 2 (1.54%) XSD
6 2 (1.54%) .NET
6 2 (1.54%) SOAP
6 2 (1.54%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.77%) RESTful
7 1 (0.77%) Memcached
7 1 (0.77%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.77%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.77%) Lucene
7 1 (0.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.23%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.15%) Client/Server
4 8 (6.15%) Clustering
5 7 (5.38%) Replication
6 4 (3.08%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.31%) GIS
8 2 (1.54%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.77%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 58 (44.62%) Windows
2 22 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (14.62%) Linux
4 15 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (9.23%) Windows 2000
6 10 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (5.38%) UNIX
8 3 (2.31%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.62%) Project Management
2 22 (16.92%) SOA
3 19 (14.62%) ITIL
3 19 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
5 13 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 13 (10.00%) CRM
6 12 (9.23%) E-Commerce
7 10 (7.69%) B2B
8 9 (6.92%) Software Engineering
8 9 (6.92%) Waterfall
8 9 (6.92%) ITIL V2
8 9 (6.92%) SDLC
9 7 (5.38%) High Availability
9 7 (5.38%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (5.38%) Load Balancing
9 7 (5.38%) Business Continuity
10 6 (4.62%) Risk Management
10 6 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (3.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.23%) Java
1 12 (9.23%) C
2 9 (6.92%) JavaScript
3 6 (4.62%) C++
4 4 (3.08%) PHP
5 3 (2.31%) SQL
6 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.77%) Ruby
6 1 (0.77%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (18.46%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (10.77%) CCNP
3 12 (9.23%) Security Cleared
4 10 (7.69%) CCNA
5 6 (4.62%) MCSE
5 6 (4.62%) MCSA
5 6 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.08%) JNCIA
6 4 (3.08%) Degree
6 4 (3.08%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.54%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.77%) JNCIS
8 1 (0.77%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.31%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.77%) SLA
3 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 21 (16.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (8.46%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.31%) Terminal Services
3 3 (2.31%) XenApp
3 3 (2.31%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.77%) vSphere
4 1 (0.77%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.77%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (5.38%) Backup Exec
1 7 (5.38%) Hyperic
2 3 (2.31%) SCCM
3 1 (0.77%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (32.31%) Cisco
2 28 (21.54%) Oracle
3 25 (19.23%) VMware
4 22 (16.92%) Citrix
5 21 (16.15%) Microsoft
6 16 (12.31%) TIBCO
7 14 (10.77%) HP
8 10 (7.69%) Red Hat
9 9 (6.92%) Avaya
10 7 (5.38%) Symantec
10 7 (5.38%) NetApp
10 7 (5.38%) SolarWinds
11 6 (4.62%) Juniper
12 3 (2.31%) Dell
12 3 (2.31%) Adobe
12 3 (2.31%) Computacenter
13 2 (1.54%) Siebel
14 1 (0.77%) 3Com
14 1 (0.77%) Rackspace
14 1 (0.77%) Aareon
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Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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