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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 63 56 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 11 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.84% 1.17% 4.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 1.21% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 7
Average salary £28,750 £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.92% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
576 497 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 96.48% 96.88% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 498 404 332
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram 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 11 February 2016. 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 -9 9 £27,500 -60.71%
Technical Architect
East of England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 10 (62.50%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Service Management
2 9 (56.25%) Java EE
3 8 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) UML
5 3 (18.75%) SOA
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 3 (18.75%) C#
6 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (12.50%) High Availability
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (12.50%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (12.50%) SAN
6 2 (12.50%) MVC
6 2 (12.50%) WCF
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (12.50%) Puppet
6 2 (12.50%) MongoDB

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Pig
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (6.25%) IaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
3 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.25%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Java EE
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) Ajax
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Camel
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) OSGi
4 1 (6.25%) REST
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
1 1 (6.25%) DataPower
1 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (56.25%) Service Management
2 8 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) SOA
3 3 (18.75%) UML
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) High Availability
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (6.25%) Process Management
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) Groovy
4 1 (6.25%) Scala
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Kofax