The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 53 53 62
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 5 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.28% 1.78% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.84% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 10
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +4.16%
Technical Architect
East of 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 Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
385 543 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.21% 96.62% 99.12%
Number of salaries quoted 336 508 615
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architect in the job title across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Suffolk

Technical Architect
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Ipswich +5 4 £62,500 +13.63%
Technical Architect
East of England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 9 (60.00%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) UML
3 6 (40.00%) SOA
3 6 (40.00%) Java EE
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) .NET
4 5 (33.33%) C#
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (20.00%) DevOps
6 3 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (20.00%) Cryptography
6 3 (20.00%) MVC
6 3 (20.00%) WCF
6 3 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (20.00%) ETL
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (20.00%) Web Services
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Pig
3 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) LDAP
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
1 2 (13.33%) Kerberos
1 2 (13.33%) SSL
1 2 (13.33%) X.509
1 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (13.33%) Apache Hive
3 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (13.33%) Big Data
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) Fiddler
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Java EE
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 3 (20.00%) WCF
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (13.33%) SPNEGO
4 2 (13.33%) jQuery
4 2 (13.33%) OAuth
4 2 (13.33%) XML
4 2 (13.33%) SAML
4 2 (13.33%) Ajax
4 2 (13.33%) SOAP
4 2 (13.33%) REST
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (6.67%) CSS3
5 1 (6.67%) Apache Camel
5 1 (6.67%) CSS
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (13.33%) PKI
2 2 (13.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) DataPower
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (13.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) UML
2 6 (40.00%) SOA
3 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (20.00%) ETL
4 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps
5 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (13.33%) Use Case
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) DNA
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (13.33%) Groovy
3 2 (13.33%) Scala
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCP
1 1 (6.67%) MCSD
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCPD
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
1 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) ForgeRock