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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architect
UK
Rank 387 383 395
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 613 772 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.73% 0.79% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.81% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 495 631 642
Median salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%

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
81194 94811 101108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.46% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 67365 79575 84080
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 16 January 2017 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +18 550 £75,000 +7.14% 71
London -13 254 £82,500 +13.79% 29
South East +41 83 £65,000 -2.98% 10
North West +13 45 £70,000 -3.44% 6
Scotland +20 36 £56,250 +2.27% 4
South West +29 35 £80,000 +45.45% 4
East Midlands +28 35 £57,500 +9.52% 10
East of England +22 34 £70,000 +9.80% 1
Edinburgh +29 32 £55,000 -29.48% 3
Manchester -4 31 £70,000 -6.66% 3
West Midlands +11 29 £67,500 +17.39% 2
City of London -6 24 £80,000 +8.47% 10
Berkshire +49 23 £67,500 +3.84% 1
West Sussex +28 18 £67,500 +0.74% 2
Yorkshire +5 18 £56,000 -6.66% 3
Northamptonshire +17 17 £55,000 -12.00%
Hampshire +21 16 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Northampton +21 15 £55,000 -12.00%
Bristol +18 15 £80,000 +18.51% 2
Surrey +18 15 £67,500 -1.81% 5
Birmingham -2 14 £43,750 -30.00% 1
Worthing -2 14 £67,500 +50.00% 1
Hertfordshire - 14 £70,000 -
West Yorkshire +25 12 £52,500 -3.66% 2
Leeds +19 12 £52,500 +1.94% 2
Leicester -1 11 £85,000 +61.90% 1
Leicestershire -4 11 £85,000 +61.90% 2
Bracknell +27 10 £62,500 -10.71%
Cheshire +18 10 £86,250 +35.29% 2
Suffolk +7 9 £60,000 -

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 590 (43.48%) Java
2 533 (39.28%) Agile Software Development
3 337 (24.83%) Finance
4 304 (22.40%) .NET
5 293 (21.59%) Technical Architecture
6 253 (18.64%) Microsoft
7 234 (17.24%) Presales
8 230 (16.95%) SOA
9 224 (16.51%) C#
10 218 (16.06%) Degree
11 212 (15.62%) Scrum
12 201 (14.81%) Oracle
13 198 (14.59%) TOGAF
14 168 (12.38%) HTML
15 164 (12.09%) VMware
16 163 (12.01%) Cisco
17 160 (11.79%) Big Data
17 160 (11.79%) Enterprise Software
18 159 (11.72%) JavaScript
19 157 (11.57%) Linux
20 156 (11.50%) SQL
21 151 (11.13%) Project Management
22 150 (11.05%) Microsoft Azure
23 144 (10.61%) Windows
24 140 (10.32%) Web Services
24 140 (10.32%) Computer Science
25 137 (10.10%) SQL Server
26 136 (10.02%) Retail
27 134 (9.87%) NoSQL
28 131 (9.65%) VMware Infrastructure

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 69 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 61 (4.50%) Apache
3 52 (3.83%) IIS
3 52 (3.83%) Tomcat
4 50 (3.68%) JBoss
5 47 (3.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 40 (2.95%) CMS
7 38 (2.80%) WebSphere
8 33 (2.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 31 (2.28%) Oracle Coherence
10 26 (1.92%) MS Exchange
11 25 (1.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 25 (1.84%) WebLogic
12 17 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
12 17 (1.25%) Mule
13 15 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
14 14 (1.03%) SAS
14 14 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
14 14 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
15 13 (0.96%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 82 (6.04%) MS Excel
2 26 (1.92%) MS Visio
3 13 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.74%) MS Project
5 8 (0.59%) MS Office
6 1 (0.074%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.074%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 25 (1.84%) RMDS
2 15 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 12 (0.88%) SAP ERP
6 9 (0.66%) SAP GRC
7 5 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.074%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.074%) Eloqua
9 1 (0.074%) SAP HCM
9 1 (0.074%) SAP HR
9 1 (0.074%) Teamcenter
9 1 (0.074%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.074%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 150 (11.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 129 (9.51%) Amazon AWS
3 113 (8.33%) SaaS
4 43 (3.17%) IaaS
4 43 (3.17%) PaaS
5 33 (2.43%) Office 365
6 26 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
7 21 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
8 16 (1.18%) Force.com
9 10 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
10 7 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.15%) iPaaS
11 2 (0.15%) Oracle CX
12 1 (0.074%) Bluemix
12 1 (0.074%) GitHub
12 1 (0.074%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.074%) Heroku
12 1 (0.074%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 87 (6.41%) LAN
2 85 (6.26%) WAN
3 70 (5.16%) SAN
4 51 (3.76%) HTTP
5 50 (3.68%) Firewall
6 39 (2.87%) VPN
7 36 (2.65%) NAS
8 34 (2.51%) Fibre Channel
9 32 (2.36%) DNS
9 32 (2.36%) Multicast
9 32 (2.36%) TCP/IP
10 31 (2.28%) FCoE
10 31 (2.28%) iSCSI
11 29 (2.14%) DHCP
11 29 (2.14%) VoIP
12 23 (1.69%) SSL
13 20 (1.47%) Unified Communications
14 19 (1.40%) MPLS
15 16 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
16 15 (1.11%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (11.79%) Big Data
2 137 (10.10%) SQL Server
3 134 (9.87%) NoSQL
4 104 (7.66%) Relational Database
5 79 (5.82%) MongoDB
6 78 (5.75%) Hadoop
7 69 (5.08%) RDBMS
8 67 (4.94%) MySQL
9 39 (2.87%) HBase
10 36 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
11 23 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
11 23 (1.69%) SAP HANA
12 21 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
13 16 (1.18%) DB2
14 15 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
15 14 (1.03%) Oracle Database
16 13 (0.96%) Power BI
17 12 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 12 (0.88%) InterSystems Cache
17 12 (0.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 86 (6.34%) Git (software)
2 80 (5.90%) Jenkins
3 44 (3.24%) Maven
4 36 (2.65%) Octopus Deploy
5 34 (2.51%) JUnit
6 27 (1.99%) Gradle
7 20 (1.47%) Cucumber
8 19 (1.40%) Artifactory
8 19 (1.40%) Sonatype Nexus
9 16 (1.18%) JIRA
10 15 (1.11%) Subversion
11 14 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (0.96%) TeamCity
13 12 (0.88%) Eclipse
14 11 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
14 11 (0.81%) Selenium
14 11 (0.81%) Visual Studio
15 10 (0.74%) Ant
16 7 (0.52%) IntelliJ
17 6 (0.44%) SonarQube
General
1 337 (24.83%) Finance
2 136 (10.02%) Retail
3 131 (9.65%) Banking
4 96 (7.07%) Telecoms
5 42 (3.10%) Marketing
6 32 (2.36%) Advertising
7 31 (2.28%) Investment Banking
8 29 (2.14%) Legal
9 24 (1.77%) Manufacturing
10 23 (1.69%) Publishing
11 19 (1.40%) Financial Institution
12 16 (1.18%) Games
13 15 (1.11%) Electronics
14 12 (0.88%) Back Office
14 12 (0.88%) Law
15 5 (0.37%) Local Government
16 4 (0.29%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
18 1 (0.074%) Corporate Banking
18 1 (0.074%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (22.40%) .NET
2 168 (12.38%) HTML
3 140 (10.32%) Web Services
4 127 (9.36%) Spring
5 108 (7.96%) J2EE
6 100 (7.37%) REST
7 91 (6.71%) Middleware
7 91 (6.71%) XML
8 88 (6.48%) HTML5
9 66 (4.86%) CSS
10 65 (4.79%) SOAP
11 64 (4.72%) ASP.NET
12 63 (4.64%) AngularJS
13 57 (4.20%) JSON
14 51 (3.76%) Hibernate
15 40 (2.95%) Spring MVC
16 34 (2.51%) Node.js
17 32 (2.36%) Java EE
18 31 (2.28%) XSLT
19 30 (2.21%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 160 (11.79%) Enterprise Software
2 140 (10.32%) Computer Science
3 113 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 93 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
5 60 (4.42%) Data Structures
5 60 (4.42%) Mobile App
6 53 (3.91%) Algorithms
7 50 (3.68%) Clustering
8 43 (3.17%) Management Information System
9 41 (3.02%) User Experience
10 24 (1.77%) Public Cloud
11 21 (1.55%) Client/Server
11 21 (1.55%) Data Integration
11 21 (1.55%) Hybrid Cloud
12 20 (1.47%) N-Tier
12 20 (1.47%) Private Cloud
13 12 (0.88%) CMDB
13 12 (0.88%) Fintech
13 12 (0.88%) Replication
13 12 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 157 (11.57%) Linux
2 144 (10.61%) Windows
3 93 (6.85%) Unix
4 42 (3.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 41 (3.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (2.73%) Solaris
7 35 (2.58%) Windows Server
8 29 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 26 (1.92%) Android
9 26 (1.92%) Apple iOS
10 15 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.37%) CentOS
12 4 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.22%) AIX
13 3 (0.22%) Amazon Linux
13 3 (0.22%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.074%) Debian
14 1 (0.074%) SUSE
14 1 (0.074%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.074%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 533 (39.28%) Agile Software Development
2 293 (21.59%) Technical Architecture
3 234 (17.24%) Presales
4 230 (16.95%) SOA
5 212 (15.62%) Scrum
6 198 (14.59%) TOGAF
7 151 (11.13%) Project Management
8 129 (9.51%) OO
9 114 (8.40%) Mentoring
10 113 (8.33%) Kanban
11 109 (8.03%) Continuous Integration
11 109 (8.03%) Open Source
12 102 (7.52%) UML
13 100 (7.37%) TDD
14 96 (7.07%) OOA/OOD
15 90 (6.63%) DevOps
15 90 (6.63%) MVC
16 82 (6.04%) Stakeholder Management
17 81 (5.97%) Enterprise Architecture
18 78 (5.75%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 590 (43.48%) Java
2 224 (16.51%) C#
3 159 (11.72%) JavaScript
4 156 (11.50%) SQL
5 77 (5.67%) Python
6 63 (4.64%) PHP
7 52 (3.83%) Scala
8 33 (2.43%) C
8 33 (2.43%) C++
9 32 (2.36%) Ruby
10 18 (1.33%) Apex Code
10 18 (1.33%) Groovy
11 14 (1.03%) ABAP
12 12 (0.88%) Bash Shell
12 12 (0.88%) PL/SQL
13 10 (0.74%) X++
14 9 (0.66%) R
14 9 (0.66%) T-SQL
15 8 (0.59%) PowerShell
16 6 (0.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 218 (16.06%) Degree
2 74 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 62 (4.57%) Security Cleared
4 58 (4.27%) MCSE
5 55 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
6 39 (2.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 34 (2.51%) CCNA
8 30 (2.21%) MCITP
9 28 (2.06%) CCIE
10 24 (1.77%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 22 (1.62%) CISSP
11 22 (1.62%) SC Cleared
12 20 (1.47%) CCNP
13 15 (1.11%) DV Cleared
13 15 (1.11%) PMI Certification
14 13 (0.96%) PMP
15 12 (0.88%) ISEB
16 8 (0.59%) CCDP
17 7 (0.52%) GIAC
17 7 (0.52%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (4.35%) QA
2 23 (1.69%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.03%) Data Quality
4 12 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 7 (0.52%) SLA
7 4 (0.29%) GCP
7 4 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 2 (0.15%) BS7799
9 2 (0.15%) COBIT
10 1 (0.074%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.074%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 131 (9.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 92 (6.78%) Hyper-V
3 85 (6.26%) Active Directory
4 44 (3.24%) Docker
5 34 (2.51%) KVM
6 32 (2.36%) NFS
7 31 (2.28%) Oracle RAC
7 31 (2.28%) SRDF
7 31 (2.28%) vSphere
7 31 (2.28%) Xen
8 25 (1.84%) Terminal Services
8 25 (1.84%) vCloud
9 21 (1.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 16 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
11 7 (0.52%) VMware ESX
12 5 (0.37%) XenApp
13 4 (0.29%) iptables
13 4 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.29%) ProxySG
13 4 (0.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 31 (2.28%) Puppet
2 21 (1.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 18 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (0.88%) Microsoft Clustering
4 12 (0.88%) SCVMM
4 12 (0.88%) TrustSec
5 9 (0.66%) QRadar
5 9 (0.66%) RSA Security Analytics
6 8 (0.59%) Control-M
6 8 (0.59%) WSUS
7 5 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (0.29%) Ansible
9 3 (0.22%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.22%) Kubernetes
9 3 (0.22%) SCCM
10 2 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.15%) Cisco UCCE
10 2 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (0.15%) SCOM
11 1 (0.074%) vMotion
Vendors
1 253 (18.64%) Microsoft
2 201 (14.81%) Oracle
3 164 (12.09%) VMware
4 163 (12.01%) Cisco
5 75 (5.53%) HP
6 70 (5.16%) SAP
7 67 (4.94%) IBM
8 58 (4.27%) Red Hat
9 54 (3.98%) Citrix
9 54 (3.98%) Salesforce.com
10 53 (3.91%) hybris
11 51 (3.76%) EMC
11 51 (3.76%) NetApp
12 45 (3.32%) Juniper
13 40 (2.95%) Intel
14 39 (2.87%) CheckPoint
15 36 (2.65%) F5
15 36 (2.65%) Sybase
16 34 (2.51%) TIBCO
17 31 (2.28%) Adobe
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
North West London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £68000 - £73000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Craigavon, County Armagh
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Midlands
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 85,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
BJSS Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus, Health & Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
BJSS Ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £105,000 per annum Bonus, Health & Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £69000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £85,000 per annum plus benefits and incentives
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
LEXSTRA
Salary: £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £ 85,000 + car allowance (5.9k) + bonus (10-15%) + pension + hea
Posted: 6 days ago