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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 54 41 74
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 7 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.31% 3.89% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 4.09% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 3
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £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
521 440 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 97.57% 95.03% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 426 339 470
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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
(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 -7 7 £70,000 +16.66%
Technical Architect
East of England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) Replication
3 6 (46.15%) Clustering
3 6 (46.15%) Games
3 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
3 6 (46.15%) Online Games
3 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
3 6 (46.15%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) OO
3 6 (46.15%) Data Mining
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (38.46%) Web Services
4 5 (38.46%) Java EE
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 4 (30.77%) SOAP
5 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
5 4 (30.77%) REST
6 3 (23.08%) Big Data
6 3 (23.08%) Web Application Development
6 3 (23.08%) Apache Pig
6 3 (23.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (23.08%) Scala
6 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
6 3 (23.08%) jQuery
6 3 (23.08%) Apache Hive
6 3 (23.08%) MongoDB

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 3 (23.08%) Apache Pig
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) SSL
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) X.509
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
1 1 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) Data Mining
3 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
4 3 (23.08%) Big Data
4 3 (23.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
4 3 (23.08%) Apache Hive
4 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Fiddler
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (46.15%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Web Services
1 5 (38.46%) Java EE
2 4 (30.77%) SOAP
2 4 (30.77%) REST
3 3 (23.08%) jQuery
3 3 (23.08%) Ajax
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) OSGi
4 2 (15.38%) Apache Camel
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) JSON
5 1 (7.69%) OAuth
5 1 (7.69%) SPNEGO
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) .NET
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (7.69%) XML
5 1 (7.69%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Replication
2 6 (46.15%) Clustering
2 6 (46.15%) Online Games
3 2 (15.38%) DataPower
4 1 (7.69%) User Experience
4 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
4 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
4 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) UNIX
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) OO
1 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
1 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Web Application Development
3 3 (23.08%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) UML
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) DNA
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) E-business
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.69%) Use Case
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
1 7 (53.85%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Groovy
3 3 (23.08%) Scala
4 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Sun Certification
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (7.69%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Siemens
2 1 (7.69%) ForgeRock