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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 448 382 356
Rank change year-on-year
-66 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 619 826 1002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.63% 0.77% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.80% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 489 685 752
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £61,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.91%

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
94892 102869 114926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79750 84327 94069
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -55 557 £70,000 +7.69% 69
London -38 263 £75,000 - 33
South East -15 97 £65,000 - 7
East of England +12 56 £60,000 -5.88% 5
West Midlands -10 54 £50,000 - 4
Bedfordshire +24 40 £60,000 -7.69% 4
City of London -5 36 £75,000 - 4
North West +18 31 £70,000 +13.82% 6
Manchester +3 24 £70,000 +16.66% 6
Scotland -8 24 £65,000 +9.24% 2
Berkshire -3 23 £65,500 +0.76% 1
Dunstable - 22 £55,000 - 2
Surrey -22 21 £70,000 +7.69% 3
Yorkshire -7 20 £70,000 - 6
Birmingham -16 19 £49,500 -10.00% 1
West Yorkshire -6 16 £70,000 -5.08% 4
Leeds +6 15 £70,000 - 3
Oxfordshire +6 15 £50,000 +21.21% 1
Hampshire +7 14 £67,500 +28.57% 1
Glasgow -6 14 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Reading +9 13 £67,500 -25.00%
Buckinghamshire +31 12 £70,000 -6.66% 1
Wales +9 10 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne +8 10 £67,500 +101.49% 2
South Wales +5 10 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Tyne and Wear -1 10 £67,500 +101.49% 2
North East -5 10 £67,500 +9.75% 3
South West -20 10 £67,500 +33.66% 2
West Sussex -14 9 £62,500 -
Westminster - 9 £85,000 -

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 487 (35.78%) Java
2 446 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
3 363 (26.67%) .NET
4 338 (24.83%) Microsoft
5 263 (19.32%) C#
6 247 (18.15%) Finance
7 222 (16.31%) TOGAF
7 222 (16.31%) HTML
8 218 (16.02%) Presales
9 210 (15.43%) SOA
10 208 (15.28%) Oracle
11 205 (15.06%) Degree
12 204 (14.99%) Technical Architecture
13 186 (13.67%) JavaScript
14 181 (13.30%) SQL
15 176 (12.93%) Windows
16 172 (12.64%) Web Services
17 169 (12.42%) SQL Server
18 161 (11.83%) VMware
19 152 (11.17%) Scrum
20 145 (10.65%) Linux
21 142 (10.43%) Enterprise Software
22 141 (10.36%) MS Excel
23 139 (10.21%) TDD
24 136 (9.99%) CSS
25 133 (9.77%) ASP.NET
26 128 (9.40%) Mentoring
27 126 (9.26%) UML
28 123 (9.04%) E-Commerce
28 123 (9.04%) HTML5

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 53 (3.89%) SharePoint
2 45 (3.31%) CMS
3 36 (2.65%) Apache
4 31 (2.28%) JBoss
5 30 (2.20%) NetWeaver
5 30 (2.20%) Tomcat
6 29 (2.13%) IIS
6 29 (2.13%) WebLogic
7 27 (1.98%) Node.js
8 26 (1.91%) Apache Spark
9 22 (1.62%) SharePoint 2013
10 20 (1.47%) Mule
10 20 (1.47%) SAP Portal
11 19 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
12 18 (1.32%) MS Exchange
12 18 (1.32%) WebSphere
13 17 (1.25%) Skype for Business
14 14 (1.03%) Liferay
14 14 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 14 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 141 (10.36%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.32%) MS Office
2 18 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (0.96%) MS Project
4 8 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.073%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.073%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 26 (1.91%) SAP GRC
2 23 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
3 21 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 15 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.51%) SAP ERP
6 5 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 4 (0.29%) Oracle Retail
7 4 (0.29%) SAP Retail
8 3 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
9 2 (0.15%) Apache OFBiz
9 2 (0.15%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.15%) Sonata
9 2 (0.15%) Unica
10 1 (0.073%) Cerner Millennium
10 1 (0.073%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.073%) Magento
10 1 (0.073%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.073%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 122 (8.96%) SaaS
2 111 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 98 (7.20%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (2.72%) Office 365
5 35 (2.57%) IaaS
6 33 (2.42%) Force.com
7 31 (2.28%) PaaS
8 20 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
9 17 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
10 13 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (0.44%) Heroku
12 4 (0.29%) Boomi
12 4 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.15%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.15%) GitHub
13 2 (0.15%) Oracle CX
14 1 (0.073%) IBM PureFlex
14 1 (0.073%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 86 (6.32%) Firewall
2 53 (3.89%) SAN
3 51 (3.75%) WAN
4 49 (3.60%) HTTP
5 39 (2.87%) LAN
6 33 (2.42%) DNS
7 31 (2.28%) TCP/IP
8 24 (1.76%) DHCP
8 24 (1.76%) NAS
9 16 (1.18%) MPLS
9 16 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
10 15 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (1.03%) OSPF
12 13 (0.96%) Internet
12 13 (0.96%) WebEx
13 12 (0.88%) HTTPS
14 11 (0.81%) Cisco IOS
14 11 (0.81%) Intranet
14 11 (0.81%) VPN
14 11 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (12.42%) SQL Server
2 108 (7.94%) Big Data
3 77 (5.66%) NoSQL
4 71 (5.22%) MongoDB
5 65 (4.78%) Hadoop
6 62 (4.56%) Relational Database
7 45 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
8 36 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 32 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 24 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
11 21 (1.54%) Oracle Database
12 20 (1.47%) RDBMS
13 19 (1.40%) DB2
14 18 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 16 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
16 15 (1.10%) Apache Hive
17 14 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
18 13 (0.96%) Couchbase
18 13 (0.96%) MySQL
18 13 (0.96%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 65 (4.78%) Jenkins
2 49 (3.60%) Git (software)
3 40 (2.94%) JUnit
4 39 (2.87%) JIRA
5 37 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 27 (1.98%) NUnit
7 24 (1.76%) Eclipse
8 23 (1.69%) IntelliJ
8 23 (1.69%) Maven
8 23 (1.69%) Selenium
9 21 (1.54%) Subversion
10 16 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
11 15 (1.10%) NMock
12 14 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
12 14 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 13 (0.96%) Hudson
14 12 (0.88%) Visual Studio
15 10 (0.73%) Ant
16 7 (0.51%) Gradle
17 4 (0.29%) Cucumber
General
1 247 (18.15%) Finance
2 91 (6.69%) Banking
3 84 (6.17%) Retail
4 83 (6.10%) Telecoms
5 61 (4.48%) Marketing
6 36 (2.65%) Investment Banking
7 35 (2.57%) Manufacturing
8 28 (2.06%) Games
9 25 (1.84%) Financial Institution
10 20 (1.47%) Front Office
11 16 (1.18%) Legal
12 15 (1.10%) Advertising
13 12 (0.88%) Back Office
14 11 (0.81%) Billing
15 9 (0.66%) Publishing
16 8 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.51%) Law
17 7 (0.51%) Local Government
17 7 (0.51%) Retail Banking
18 6 (0.44%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 363 (26.67%) .NET
2 222 (16.31%) HTML
3 172 (12.64%) Web Services
4 136 (9.99%) CSS
5 133 (9.77%) ASP.NET
6 123 (9.04%) HTML5
7 111 (8.16%) J2EE
8 105 (7.71%) REST
9 102 (7.49%) XML
10 100 (7.35%) Spring
11 91 (6.69%) SOAP
12 89 (6.54%) Middleware
13 79 (5.80%) jQuery
14 75 (5.51%) AngularJS
15 74 (5.44%) Java EE
16 61 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC
17 54 (3.97%) Hibernate
18 49 (3.60%) WCF
19 45 (3.31%) Ajax
20 42 (3.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 142 (10.43%) Enterprise Software
2 113 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
3 97 (7.13%) Data Centre
4 84 (6.17%) Computer Science
5 57 (4.19%) User Experience
6 46 (3.38%) Mobile App
7 29 (2.13%) N-Tier
8 25 (1.84%) Data Structures
9 20 (1.47%) Management Information System
10 17 (1.25%) Clustering
11 15 (1.10%) Fixed Income
12 14 (1.03%) Data Integration
12 14 (1.03%) DataPower
12 14 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 13 (0.96%) Public Cloud
13 13 (0.96%) Spread Betting
14 12 (0.88%) iPad
15 11 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
15 11 (0.81%) Fintech
15 11 (0.81%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 176 (12.93%) Windows
2 145 (10.65%) Linux
3 119 (8.74%) Unix
4 37 (2.72%) Windows Server
5 32 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (2.28%) Android
7 25 (1.84%) Solaris
7 25 (1.84%) Windows 10
7 25 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (1.76%) Apple iOS
9 18 (1.32%) Windows 7
9 18 (1.32%) Windows 8
10 16 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (0.88%) Windows XP
12 9 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (0.37%) SUSE
14 4 (0.29%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 446 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (16.31%) TOGAF
3 218 (16.02%) Presales
4 210 (15.43%) SOA
5 204 (14.99%) Technical Architecture
6 152 (11.17%) Scrum
7 139 (10.21%) TDD
8 128 (9.40%) Mentoring
9 126 (9.26%) UML
10 123 (9.04%) E-Commerce
11 108 (7.94%) CRM
11 108 (7.94%) Project Management
12 107 (7.86%) Continuous Integration
12 107 (7.86%) Open Source
13 101 (7.42%) SDLC
14 99 (7.27%) Enterprise Architecture
15 97 (7.13%) MVC
16 94 (6.91%) OO
17 90 (6.61%) Business Intelligence
18 84 (6.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 487 (35.78%) Java
2 263 (19.32%) C#
3 186 (13.67%) JavaScript
4 181 (13.30%) SQL
5 54 (3.97%) Scala
6 44 (3.23%) C
7 36 (2.65%) T-SQL
8 34 (2.50%) PowerShell
9 33 (2.42%) Apex Code
10 29 (2.13%) C++
10 29 (2.13%) PHP
11 25 (1.84%) Python
12 23 (1.69%) Groovy
12 23 (1.69%) Perl
12 23 (1.69%) Ruby
13 19 (1.40%) Objective-C
14 15 (1.10%) VB
14 15 (1.10%) XPath
15 9 (0.66%) Tcl
15 9 (0.66%) X++
Qualifications
1 205 (15.06%) Degree
2 122 (8.96%) Security Cleared
3 71 (5.22%) SC Cleared
4 36 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 34 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 30 (2.20%) MCSE
7 18 (1.32%) CCNP
8 14 (1.03%) CCDP
8 14 (1.03%) CCNA
8 14 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 13 (0.96%) CCIE
10 8 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (0.59%) MCP
11 7 (0.51%) CCSE
11 7 (0.51%) VCDX
12 6 (0.44%) DV Cleared
12 6 (0.44%) VCP5
13 5 (0.37%) NCDA
14 4 (0.29%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (3.09%) QA
2 20 (1.47%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.51%) SLA
4 4 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.29%) JSP 440
4 4 (0.29%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.22%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.15%) COBIT
6 2 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.15%) EMIR
6 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.15%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.073%) ISO15022
7 1 (0.073%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.073%) ISO22301
System Software
1 112 (8.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (5.07%) Active Directory
3 35 (2.57%) Docker
3 35 (2.57%) Hyper-V
4 17 (1.25%) vSphere
5 14 (1.03%) VMware ESX
6 10 (0.73%) vCloud
7 8 (0.59%) VMware Server
8 5 (0.37%) Apache Flume
9 4 (0.29%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (0.29%) HDFS
9 4 (0.29%) UAG
9 4 (0.29%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.15%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.15%) XenApp
10 2 (0.15%) XenServer
11 1 (0.073%) Firmware
11 1 (0.073%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.073%) Snort
11 1 (0.073%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 53 (3.89%) Puppet
2 48 (3.53%) SCCM
3 22 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (0.96%) SCOM
5 8 (0.59%) Oracle Identity Management
6 5 (0.37%) Ansible
7 4 (0.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (0.29%) Hadoop YARN
7 4 (0.29%) Jitterbit
7 4 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (0.29%) Mesos
7 4 (0.29%) MOM
7 4 (0.29%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.22%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.22%) ITRS Geneos
8 3 (0.22%) Nagios
8 3 (0.22%) SCOrch
8 3 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.15%) SCDPM
9 2 (0.15%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 338 (24.83%) Microsoft
2 208 (15.28%) Oracle
3 161 (11.83%) VMware
4 118 (8.67%) Cisco
5 90 (6.61%) Citrix
6 87 (6.39%) SAP
7 85 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
8 33 (2.42%) IBM
9 23 (1.69%) F5
10 22 (1.62%) CheckPoint
11 21 (1.54%) Adobe
11 21 (1.54%) Sitecore
11 21 (1.54%) webMethods
12 19 (1.40%) NetApp
13 18 (1.32%) Google
13 18 (1.32%) Sophos
14 17 (1.25%) Dell
15 16 (1.18%) AppDynamics
15 16 (1.18%) HP
16 14 (1.03%) EMC
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 34 minutes ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
North West London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits etc
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 11 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pontoon
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum + Brilliant benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £111000 - £140000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + + Car + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Attenda
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
North West London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + 15% flex + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Dynamic Nation
Posted: 8 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Waterstons
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 13 days ago
South West
Cognizant
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Dynamic Nation
Posted: 26 days ago
North West London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Depending on experience plus excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago