The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 390 420 404
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 714 757 814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.73% 0.69% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.72% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 554 627 630
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94446 105603 113036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79450 87181 92036
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Technical Architect in the job title.

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Architect
Salary Trend

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 within the UK.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Architect
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +10 652 £70,000 - 72
London +25 337 £77,500 - 47
South East -15 91 £62,500 -3.84% 4
North West +25 45 £67,500 +17.39% 4
Yorkshire +17 40 £77,500 +29.16% 3
West Midlands +3 38 £60,000 -2.04% 1
City of London +50 37 £80,000 +6.66% 11
West Yorkshire +20 35 £78,750 +31.25% 3
Manchester -10 35 £70,000 +21.73% 3
Surrey +19 33 £70,000 +7.69%
South West +12 32 £67,500 +22.72% 5
East of England +1 26 £70,000 +16.66% 2
East Midlands +15 23 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Birmingham -20 19 £60,000 -4.00%
Leeds +12 18 £55,000 -8.33% 1
West Sussex +5 17 £59,500 -2.85% 1
Bradford +19 16 £80,000 +3.22% 1
Berkshire -14 15 £71,250 +9.61%
Egham - 15 £107,500 -
Wiltshire +29 14 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Scotland +1 14 £60,000 - 5
Oxfordshire -4 13 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Bristol +17 12 £67,500 +22.72% 2
Westminster - 12 £80,000 -
Bedfordshire +16 11 £72,500 +20.83% 1
Croydon +6 10 £80,000 +23.07%
Leicestershire +6 9 £55,000 +12.82%
Hampshire -15 9 £68,000 +29.52% 2
Cheshire +43 8 £58,750 +6.81% 1
Reading +8 8 £80,000 +18.51%

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Technical Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 493 (36.44%) Java
2 455 (33.63%) Agile Software Development
3 347 (25.65%) Microsoft
4 344 (25.42%) .NET
5 245 (18.11%) Finance
6 236 (17.44%) Technical Architecture
7 233 (17.22%) C#
8 225 (16.63%) Degree
9 220 (16.26%) SOA
10 211 (15.59%) Web Services
11 209 (15.45%) Presales
12 206 (15.23%) TOGAF
13 180 (13.30%) Scrum
14 179 (13.23%) Oracle
15 172 (12.71%) HTML
16 164 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
17 160 (11.83%) SQL
18 158 (11.68%) VMware
19 157 (11.60%) Microsoft Azure
19 157 (11.60%) MS Excel
20 156 (11.53%) Windows
21 144 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
22 143 (10.57%) JavaScript
23 141 (10.42%) CRM
24 140 (10.35%) Amazon AWS
25 130 (9.61%) Cisco
26 129 (9.53%) Project Management
27 126 (9.31%) Big Data
28 125 (9.24%) SQL Server
29 123 (9.09%) TDD

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 71 (5.25%) SharePoint
2 41 (3.03%) WebLogic
3 38 (2.81%) JBoss
4 32 (2.37%) Apache Spark
5 29 (2.14%) Apache
6 25 (1.85%) NetWeaver
7 24 (1.77%) CMS
7 24 (1.77%) MS Exchange
8 22 (1.63%) Skype for Business
9 21 (1.55%) SAP Portal
9 21 (1.55%) Tomcat
10 20 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
11 18 (1.33%) IIS
12 16 (1.18%) WebSphere
13 15 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
14 12 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
15 11 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
16 10 (0.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 10 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
17 9 (0.67%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 157 (11.60%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.55%) MS Office
3 18 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.11%) MS Project
4 15 (1.11%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.15%) Gephi
6 1 (0.074%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 33 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (1.77%) SAP GRC
3 15 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (1.11%) SAP ERP
4 10 (0.74%) SAP Retail
5 7 (0.52%) Adobe Campaign
5 7 (0.52%) Unica
6 5 (0.37%) Eloqua
6 5 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.30%) Apache OFBiz
7 4 (0.30%) Cerner Millennium
8 2 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.15%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.15%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.074%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.074%) Magento
9 1 (0.074%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.074%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 157 (11.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 140 (10.35%) Amazon AWS
3 119 (8.80%) SaaS
4 55 (4.07%) IaaS
5 51 (3.77%) Office 365
5 51 (3.77%) PaaS
6 46 (3.40%) Force.com
7 22 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
8 20 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (0.30%) Heroku
13 3 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
14 2 (0.15%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.15%) FinancialForce.com
14 2 (0.15%) GitHub
15 1 (0.074%) Mimecast
15 1 (0.074%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 64 (4.73%) Firewall
2 46 (3.40%) SAN
3 45 (3.33%) WAN
4 41 (3.03%) DNS
5 39 (2.88%) HTTP
6 34 (2.51%) LAN
7 33 (2.44%) DHCP
8 27 (2.00%) TCP/IP
9 18 (1.33%) HTTPS
9 18 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
10 17 (1.26%) MPLS
10 17 (1.26%) VoIP
11 16 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (1.18%) Network Security
12 15 (1.11%) VPN
13 14 (1.03%) OSPF
14 13 (0.96%) Internet
14 13 (0.96%) NAS
14 13 (0.96%) SSL
15 11 (0.81%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (9.31%) Big Data
2 125 (9.24%) SQL Server
3 65 (4.80%) Relational Database
4 61 (4.51%) NoSQL
5 60 (4.43%) Hadoop
6 52 (3.84%) MongoDB
7 46 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
8 30 (2.22%) MySQL
8 30 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 26 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (1.26%) Oracle Database
10 17 (1.26%) RDBMS
11 15 (1.11%) SAP HANA
11 15 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
12 13 (0.96%) DB2
12 13 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 12 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (0.81%) Apache Hive
15 8 (0.59%) QlikView
15 8 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 63 (4.66%) Jenkins
2 43 (3.18%) Git (software)
3 32 (2.37%) Subversion
4 31 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (2.14%) Octopus Deploy
6 28 (2.07%) JUnit
7 25 (1.85%) Oracle APEX
8 20 (1.48%) Eclipse
8 20 (1.48%) JIRA
9 18 (1.33%) Selenium
10 17 (1.26%) Ant
10 17 (1.26%) IntelliJ
11 13 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 12 (0.89%) SonarQube
13 11 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 10 (0.74%) TeamCity
15 9 (0.67%) NUnit
16 8 (0.59%) Cucumber
16 8 (0.59%) NMock
16 8 (0.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 245 (18.11%) Finance
2 86 (6.36%) Telecoms
3 79 (5.84%) Retail
4 67 (4.95%) Banking
5 57 (4.21%) Marketing
6 33 (2.44%) Advertising
7 32 (2.37%) Legal
8 27 (2.00%) Manufacturing
9 20 (1.48%) Games
10 14 (1.03%) Investment Banking
11 11 (0.81%) Law
12 10 (0.74%) Local Government
13 9 (0.67%) Billing
14 7 (0.52%) Back Office
15 6 (0.44%) Electronics
15 6 (0.44%) Front Office
16 5 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.37%) Publishing
17 2 (0.15%) Aerospace
17 2 (0.15%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (25.42%) .NET
2 211 (15.59%) Web Services
3 172 (12.71%) HTML
4 103 (7.61%) REST
5 102 (7.54%) XML
6 95 (7.02%) ASP.NET
7 94 (6.95%) HTML5
8 87 (6.43%) J2EE
9 77 (5.69%) Middleware
9 77 (5.69%) SOAP
10 76 (5.62%) Java EE
11 67 (4.95%) CSS
12 62 (4.58%) AngularJS
13 54 (3.99%) Spring
14 45 (3.33%) JSON
15 40 (2.96%) ASP.NET MVC
16 39 (2.88%) RESTful
17 38 (2.81%) WCF
18 36 (2.66%) Node.js
19 35 (2.59%) React
Miscellaneous
1 164 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
2 115 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
2 115 (8.50%) Data Centre
3 77 (5.69%) Computer Science
4 51 (3.77%) User Experience
5 46 (3.40%) Mobile App
6 39 (2.88%) Management Information System
7 31 (2.29%) Client/Server
8 25 (1.85%) Clustering
8 25 (1.85%) Data Structures
9 23 (1.70%) Private Cloud
9 23 (1.70%) Public Cloud
10 20 (1.48%) Data Integration
11 19 (1.40%) N-Tier
12 16 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
13 13 (0.96%) Fintech
14 10 (0.74%) Visualisation
15 9 (0.67%) Fixed Income
15 9 (0.67%) IVR
16 8 (0.59%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 156 (11.53%) Windows
2 115 (8.50%) Unix
3 98 (7.24%) Linux
4 46 (3.40%) Windows Server
5 37 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (2.14%) Android
7 27 (2.00%) Windows 10
8 26 (1.92%) Apple iOS
9 25 (1.85%) Solaris
10 21 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (1.40%) Windows 8
12 17 (1.26%) Windows 7
12 17 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (0.74%) Windows XP
15 9 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
16 3 (0.22%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.074%) CoreOS
17 1 (0.074%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 455 (33.63%) Agile Software Development
2 236 (17.44%) Technical Architecture
3 220 (16.26%) SOA
4 209 (15.45%) Presales
5 206 (15.23%) TOGAF
6 180 (13.30%) Scrum
7 144 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 141 (10.42%) CRM
9 129 (9.53%) Project Management
10 123 (9.09%) TDD
11 114 (8.43%) UML
12 105 (7.76%) SDLC
13 104 (7.69%) Open Source
14 101 (7.46%) Enterprise Architecture
14 101 (7.46%) Migration
15 99 (7.32%) Mentoring
16 90 (6.65%) E-Commerce
17 83 (6.13%) OO
18 81 (5.99%) DevOps
18 81 (5.99%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 493 (36.44%) Java
2 233 (17.22%) C#
3 160 (11.83%) SQL
4 143 (10.57%) JavaScript
5 55 (4.07%) Scala
6 49 (3.62%) Apex Code
7 47 (3.47%) C
8 32 (2.37%) Python
9 28 (2.07%) PowerShell
10 26 (1.92%) Ruby
11 25 (1.85%) PHP
12 22 (1.63%) C++
12 22 (1.63%) Perl
13 21 (1.55%) T-SQL
14 18 (1.33%) PL/SQL
15 14 (1.03%) Groovy
15 14 (1.03%) Objective-C
16 11 (0.81%) ABAP
17 9 (0.67%) Tcl
17 9 (0.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 225 (16.63%) Degree
2 112 (8.28%) Security Cleared
3 52 (3.84%) SC Cleared
4 46 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 38 (2.81%) MCSE
7 27 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (1.40%) CCIE
9 17 (1.26%) DV Cleared
10 14 (1.03%) CCNP
10 14 (1.03%) MCITP
11 11 (0.81%) CCNA
12 10 (0.74%) CCDP
13 8 (0.59%) SANS
13 8 (0.59%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (0.52%) CISSP
14 7 (0.52%) GIAC
14 7 (0.52%) ISACA
14 7 (0.52%) VCDX
15 6 (0.44%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (4.36%) QA
2 32 (2.37%) Data Quality
3 13 (0.96%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 6 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
7 5 (0.37%) SLA
8 4 (0.30%) PA-DSS
9 3 (0.22%) HL7
9 3 (0.22%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.15%) COBIT
11 1 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.074%) ISO22301
11 1 (0.074%) PMBOK
System Software
1 105 (7.76%) Active Directory
2 101 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (4.51%) Hyper-V
4 51 (3.77%) Docker
5 23 (1.70%) vSphere
6 17 (1.26%) vCloud
7 13 (0.96%) VMware ESX
8 11 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
9 10 (0.74%) XenApp
9 10 (0.74%) XenDesktop
10 9 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (0.59%) Terminal Services
12 7 (0.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 5 (0.37%) Apache Flume
14 3 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
14 3 (0.22%) UAG
15 2 (0.15%) HDFS
15 2 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
16 1 (0.074%) iptables
16 1 (0.074%) LXC
Systems Management
1 48 (3.55%) SCCM
2 47 (3.47%) Puppet
3 24 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (0.74%) Kubernetes
5 8 (0.59%) SCOM
6 7 (0.52%) QRadar
6 7 (0.52%) RSA Security Analytics
6 7 (0.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 6 (0.44%) WSUS
8 5 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (0.37%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.37%) SCVMM
9 4 (0.30%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.30%) XenMobile
10 3 (0.22%) Ansible
10 3 (0.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 3 (0.22%) ITRS Geneos
10 3 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (0.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 347 (25.65%) Microsoft
2 179 (13.23%) Oracle
3 158 (11.68%) VMware
4 130 (9.61%) Cisco
5 108 (7.98%) Salesforce.com
6 86 (6.36%) Citrix
6 86 (6.36%) SAP
7 36 (2.66%) IBM
8 33 (2.44%) Red Hat
9 30 (2.22%) HP
10 25 (1.85%) Adobe
10 25 (1.85%) Google
11 24 (1.77%) F5
12 21 (1.55%) CheckPoint
12 21 (1.55%) Sophos
13 20 (1.48%) Informatica
13 20 (1.48%) NetApp
14 17 (1.26%) Palo Alto
15 16 (1.18%) Juniper
15 16 (1.18%) webMethods
UK
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonuses & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £80000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venn Group
Salary: £85000 - £95000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £68000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus + Pension + good company ben
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health,Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Comtecs
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Prestwick, Ayrshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Scotland
Net Talent
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago