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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 367 370 364
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 711 877 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.79% 0.82% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.85% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 564 702 732
Median salary £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,200 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +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
86868 103583 109353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 72113 86403 90477
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +12 651 £75,000 +7.14% 49
London +1 306 £80,000 +6.66% 18
South East +9 96 £67,500 +3.84% 7
East Midlands +35 53 £70,000 +27.27% 4
North West +1 47 £70,000 +21.73% 6
South West +41 41 £80,000 +18.51% 4
City of London +24 41 £80,000 +14.28% 3
East of England -10 36 £70,000 +16.66% 3
Manchester +7 34 £70,000 +21.73% 5
Berkshire +41 31 £70,000 +5.66% 4
Scotland +23 28 £55,000 - 4
West Midlands -17 28 £67,500 +8.00% 2
Edinburgh +28 27 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Nottinghamshire +20 25 £75,000 +30.43% 1
Nottingham +16 25 £75,000 +30.43% 1
Yorkshire -11 25 £62,500 +11.11% 4
Bristol +34 23 £80,000 +18.51% 1
West Sussex +33 19 £58,000 -7.20%
Hertfordshire +23 18 £80,000 +14.28%
Northamptonshire +9 18 £55,000 -12.00%
West Yorkshire +7 18 £55,500 -1.33% 4
Birmingham -11 18 £43,750 -30.00% 1
Hampshire +22 17 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Northampton +12 16 £55,000 -12.00%
Surrey -9 16 £70,000 +7.69% 1
Leeds +8 15 £55,000 -8.33% 4
Westminster - 14 £80,000 -
Wiltshire +28 11 £80,000 +14.28% 2
Reading +20 10 £90,000 +38.46% 1
Worthing +3 10 £67,500 +50.00%

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 649 (43.15%) Java
2 567 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
3 345 (22.94%) Finance
4 330 (21.94%) Technical Architecture
5 325 (21.61%) .NET
6 296 (19.68%) Microsoft
7 271 (18.02%) SOA
8 266 (17.69%) Presales
9 248 (16.49%) Degree
10 237 (15.76%) TOGAF
11 224 (14.89%) Scrum
12 223 (14.83%) C#
13 215 (14.30%) Oracle
14 187 (12.43%) Web Services
15 180 (11.97%) Cisco
16 179 (11.90%) HTML
17 178 (11.84%) VMware
17 178 (11.84%) Big Data
18 176 (11.70%) Enterprise Software
19 174 (11.57%) Microsoft Azure
20 166 (11.04%) JavaScript
21 165 (10.97%) SQL
22 160 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
23 157 (10.44%) Project Management
24 155 (10.31%) Windows
25 151 (10.04%) Linux
26 140 (9.31%) Retail
27 138 (9.18%) Computer Science
28 135 (8.98%) Data Centre
29 132 (8.78%) 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 89 (5.92%) SharePoint
2 56 (3.72%) Apache
3 54 (3.59%) IIS
3 54 (3.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 53 (3.52%) JBoss
5 49 (3.26%) Tomcat
6 36 (2.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 33 (2.19%) WebSphere
8 32 (2.13%) CMS
8 32 (2.13%) WebLogic
9 30 (1.99%) MS Exchange
10 23 (1.53%) Apache Spark
11 21 (1.40%) Oracle Coherence
12 20 (1.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 15 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
13 15 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 13 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
14 13 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
14 13 (0.86%) Skype for Business
15 12 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 108 (7.18%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.40%) MS Visio
3 20 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.53%) MS Office
5 4 (0.27%) MS Project
6 2 (0.13%) Gephi
7 1 (0.066%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.066%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.066%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.066%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 25 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.33%) RMDS
3 18 (1.20%) SAP ERP
4 16 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
5 15 (1.00%) SAP GRC
6 8 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (0.40%) Eloqua
8 4 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
8 4 (0.27%) SAP Retail
8 4 (0.27%) Unica
9 3 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.13%) Cerner Millennium
10 2 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
11 1 (0.066%) SAP HCM
11 1 (0.066%) SAP HR
11 1 (0.066%) Teamcenter
11 1 (0.066%) Unit4 Business World
11 1 (0.066%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 174 (11.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 160 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
3 114 (7.58%) SaaS
4 57 (3.79%) IaaS
5 56 (3.72%) PaaS
6 40 (2.66%) Office 365
7 31 (2.06%) Force.com
8 30 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
9 22 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
10 11 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
11 10 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.20%) Oracle CX
13 2 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.13%) FinancialForce.com
13 2 (0.13%) IBM Cloud
13 2 (0.13%) iPaaS
14 1 (0.066%) GitHub
14 1 (0.066%) Google App Engine
14 1 (0.066%) Heroku
14 1 (0.066%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 85 (5.65%) WAN
2 83 (5.52%) LAN
3 65 (4.32%) SAN
4 56 (3.72%) HTTP
5 47 (3.13%) Firewall
6 38 (2.53%) VPN
7 36 (2.39%) VoIP
8 34 (2.26%) DNS
9 33 (2.19%) TCP/IP
10 29 (1.93%) NAS
11 28 (1.86%) DHCP
12 27 (1.80%) SSL
13 25 (1.66%) Fibre Channel
13 25 (1.66%) MPLS
14 22 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
14 22 (1.46%) Multicast
14 22 (1.46%) Unified Communications
15 21 (1.40%) FCoE
16 20 (1.33%) Internet
16 20 (1.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (11.84%) Big Data
2 130 (8.64%) NoSQL
3 122 (8.11%) SQL Server
4 109 (7.25%) Relational Database
5 78 (5.19%) Hadoop
6 75 (4.99%) MongoDB
7 72 (4.79%) MySQL
8 67 (4.45%) RDBMS
9 50 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
10 29 (1.93%) HBase
11 26 (1.73%) SAP HANA
12 23 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
13 21 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
14 16 (1.06%) DB2
15 14 (0.93%) Oracle Database
15 14 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 13 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
16 13 (0.86%) InterSystems Cache
17 12 (0.80%) Azure SQL Database
17 12 (0.80%) Redis
Development Applications
1 83 (5.52%) Git (software)
1 83 (5.52%) Jenkins
2 42 (2.79%) Octopus Deploy
3 35 (2.33%) JUnit
3 35 (2.33%) Maven
4 27 (1.80%) Subversion
5 24 (1.60%) Gradle
6 20 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 19 (1.26%) Cucumber
7 19 (1.26%) JIRA
8 17 (1.13%) Oracle APEX
9 16 (1.06%) Artifactory
9 16 (1.06%) Sonatype Nexus
9 16 (1.06%) TeamCity
10 15 (1.00%) Selenium
10 15 (1.00%) Visual Studio
11 14 (0.93%) Eclipse
12 13 (0.86%) Ant
13 10 (0.66%) IntelliJ
14 9 (0.60%) SonarQube
General
1 345 (22.94%) Finance
2 140 (9.31%) Retail
3 125 (8.31%) Banking
4 94 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 47 (3.13%) Advertising
6 45 (2.99%) Marketing
7 39 (2.59%) Legal
8 25 (1.66%) Investment Banking
9 21 (1.40%) Publishing
10 19 (1.26%) Financial Institution
10 19 (1.26%) Manufacturing
11 18 (1.20%) Games
12 15 (1.00%) Law
13 10 (0.66%) Electronics
13 10 (0.66%) Local Government
14 9 (0.60%) Back Office
15 3 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.13%) Retail Banking
17 1 (0.066%) Corporate Banking
17 1 (0.066%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (21.61%) .NET
2 187 (12.43%) Web Services
3 179 (11.90%) HTML
4 120 (7.98%) XML
5 111 (7.38%) REST
5 111 (7.38%) Spring
6 107 (7.11%) J2EE
7 101 (6.72%) HTML5
8 92 (6.12%) Middleware
9 70 (4.65%) JSON
10 65 (4.32%) CSS
10 65 (4.32%) SOAP
11 64 (4.26%) AngularJS
12 53 (3.52%) ASP.NET
13 47 (3.13%) Hibernate
13 47 (3.13%) Java EE
14 37 (2.46%) Node.js
15 32 (2.13%) Spring MVC
16 31 (2.06%) RESTful
17 30 (1.99%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 176 (11.70%) Enterprise Software
2 138 (9.18%) Computer Science
3 135 (8.98%) Data Centre
4 119 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
5 65 (4.32%) Management Information System
6 61 (4.06%) Mobile App
7 58 (3.86%) Data Structures
8 53 (3.52%) Clustering
9 52 (3.46%) User Experience
10 48 (3.19%) Algorithms
11 37 (2.46%) Client/Server
12 29 (1.93%) Private Cloud
13 28 (1.86%) Data Integration
14 26 (1.73%) Public Cloud
15 24 (1.60%) Hybrid Cloud
16 20 (1.33%) N-Tier
17 14 (0.93%) Replication
18 13 (0.86%) Blackberry
19 12 (0.80%) CMDB
19 12 (0.80%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 155 (10.31%) Windows
2 151 (10.04%) Linux
3 108 (7.18%) Unix
4 51 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 50 (3.32%) Windows Server
6 44 (2.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 30 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (1.86%) Solaris
9 25 (1.66%) Apple iOS
10 24 (1.60%) Android
11 17 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.33%) CentOS
12 5 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (0.27%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.20%) Amazon Linux
15 2 (0.13%) AIX
16 1 (0.066%) Debian
16 1 (0.066%) SUSE
16 1 (0.066%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.066%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 567 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
2 330 (21.94%) Technical Architecture
3 271 (18.02%) SOA
4 266 (17.69%) Presales
5 237 (15.76%) TOGAF
6 224 (14.89%) Scrum
7 157 (10.44%) Project Management
8 131 (8.71%) OO
9 125 (8.31%) Kanban
10 121 (8.05%) Open Source
11 117 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
12 116 (7.71%) DevOps
13 114 (7.58%) UML
14 113 (7.51%) CRM
15 112 (7.45%) Continuous Integration
15 112 (7.45%) TDD
16 104 (6.91%) Mentoring
17 97 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
18 92 (6.12%) OOA/OOD
19 89 (5.92%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 649 (43.15%) Java
2 223 (14.83%) C#
3 166 (11.04%) JavaScript
4 165 (10.97%) SQL
5 77 (5.12%) Python
6 56 (3.72%) PHP
7 54 (3.59%) Scala
8 48 (3.19%) C
9 35 (2.33%) Ruby
10 34 (2.26%) Apex Code
11 32 (2.13%) C++
12 19 (1.26%) Groovy
13 15 (1.00%) T-SQL
14 14 (0.93%) ABAP
14 14 (0.93%) PL/SQL
15 13 (0.86%) Bash Shell
15 13 (0.86%) X++
16 12 (0.80%) PowerShell
17 8 (0.53%) Perl
17 8 (0.53%) R
Qualifications
1 248 (16.49%) Degree
2 97 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 68 (4.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 53 (3.52%) MCSE
5 49 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
6 43 (2.86%) SC Cleared
7 36 (2.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 30 (1.99%) CCIE
9 29 (1.93%) MCITP
10 28 (1.86%) CCNA
11 27 (1.80%) CISSP
12 25 (1.66%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 22 (1.46%) DV Cleared
14 18 (1.20%) CCNP
15 16 (1.06%) PMI Certification
16 13 (0.86%) PMP
17 12 (0.80%) GIAC
17 12 (0.80%) ISACA
17 12 (0.80%) ISEB
17 12 (0.80%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (4.72%) QA
2 26 (1.73%) PCI DSS
3 24 (1.60%) Data Quality
4 19 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (1.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 8 (0.53%) SLA
7 4 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.20%) PA-DSS
9 2 (0.13%) BS7799
9 2 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (0.13%) HL7
10 1 (0.066%) COBIT
10 1 (0.066%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.066%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.066%) PMBOK
System Software
1 132 (8.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 105 (6.98%) Active Directory
3 100 (6.65%) Hyper-V
4 60 (3.99%) Docker
5 34 (2.26%) vSphere
6 26 (1.73%) Terminal Services
7 25 (1.66%) vCloud
8 23 (1.53%) KVM
9 22 (1.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 21 (1.40%) NFS
10 21 (1.40%) Oracle RAC
10 21 (1.40%) SRDF
10 21 (1.40%) Xen
11 16 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
12 10 (0.66%) XenApp
13 9 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
13 9 (0.60%) XenDesktop
14 7 (0.47%) VMware ESX
15 5 (0.33%) iptables
16 4 (0.27%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 43 (2.86%) Puppet
2 27 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (1.46%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 14 (0.93%) QRadar
4 14 (0.93%) RSA Security Analytics
4 14 (0.93%) SCVMM
5 13 (0.86%) WSUS
6 10 (0.66%) Microsoft Clustering
6 10 (0.66%) TrustSec
7 9 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
8 8 (0.53%) Control-M
8 8 (0.53%) SCCM
9 7 (0.47%) Kubernetes
10 5 (0.33%) Ansible
11 3 (0.20%) Backup Exec
12 2 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
12 2 (0.13%) Cisco UCCE
12 2 (0.13%) XenMobile
13 1 (0.066%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 1 (0.066%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 296 (19.68%) Microsoft
2 215 (14.30%) Oracle
3 180 (11.97%) Cisco
4 178 (11.84%) VMware
5 80 (5.32%) HP
6 77 (5.12%) Salesforce.com
7 74 (4.92%) IBM
7 74 (4.92%) SAP
8 67 (4.45%) Red Hat
9 64 (4.26%) Citrix
10 50 (3.32%) hybris
11 48 (3.19%) Juniper
12 46 (3.06%) CheckPoint
13 45 (2.99%) EMC
13 45 (2.99%) NetApp
14 40 (2.66%) Adobe
14 40 (2.66%) F5
15 35 (2.33%) Intel
16 29 (1.93%) TIBCO
17 28 (1.86%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 hours ago
Essex
Manpower
Posted: 2 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ITSM Team
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Michael Page International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 8k car + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Meraki Talent Ltd
Salary: Negotiable DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £68000 - £73000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Technology People UK
Salary: Paid in AUD - $$ dependent on level of exp
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £130,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39324.00 - £46924.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ofgem
Salary: From £66,000 to £74,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £80000 - £90000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Reed Technology
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago