The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 340 356 293
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -63
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 896 856 1048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.81% 0.75% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.90% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 721 651 808
Average salary £62,500 £59,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.93% -1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -3.84%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94267 95114 86807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.15% 82.79% 81.72%
Number of salaries quoted 77668 75899 71027
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 within the UK.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 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
England +24 846 £62,500 +4.16% 110
London +36 432 £67,500 - 51
South East +37 148 £52,500 +5.00% 16
City of London -9 96 £70,000 -5.08% 17
Yorkshire +7 80 £61,250 +22.50% 8
East of England +9 53 £67,500 +35.00% 6
Surrey +14 49 £52,500 +10.52% 2
West Midlands -2 44 £58,750 +6.81% 9
West Yorkshire -19 44 £57,500 +15.00% 3
North West +28 43 £57,500 +9.52% 14
Leeds -17 37 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Hertfordshire +20 33 £70,000 +40.00% 2
Scotland -1 32 £50,000 +11.11% 5
North Yorkshire +24 31 £60,000 +41.17% 3
South West -35 29 £50,000 +2.56% 3
Hampshire +40 28 £42,500 +112.50% 2
Manchester +18 26 £50,465 -25.78% 7
Berkshire -15 25 £57,500 +15.00% 4
Coventry +12 22 £57,500 -17.85%
Middlesbrough - 19 £70,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire -19 14 £70,000 +40.00%
Cheshire +3 13 £60,000 +87.50% 5
Oxfordshire +2 13 £50,000 - 1
Oxford 0 13 £50,000 - 1
Egham 0 13 - -
York +6 12 £47,500 +15.15%
Slough +2 12 £57,500 +15.00%
Basingstoke - 12 £42,500 - 2
Edinburgh +2 11 £79,500 +76.66% 5
Wales -3 11 £47,000 -

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 546 (29.53%) Agile Software Development
2 489 (26.45%) Finance
3 445 (24.07%) Java
4 408 (22.07%) Oracle
5 384 (20.77%) SQL Server
6 362 (19.58%) SQL
7 347 (18.77%) Microsoft
8 301 (16.28%) .NET
9 287 (15.52%) Project Management
10 280 (15.14%) JavaScript
11 265 (14.33%) Windows
12 251 (13.57%) SOA
13 247 (13.36%) HTML
14 239 (12.93%) Banking
15 233 (12.60%) Scrum
16 219 (11.84%) Degree
17 217 (11.74%) VMware
18 215 (11.63%) C#
19 214 (11.57%) Web Services
20 203 (10.98%) Linux
21 197 (10.65%) Migration
22 185 (10.01%) VMware Infrastructure
23 183 (9.90%) CSS
24 178 (9.63%) Retail
25 174 (9.41%) ASP.NET
26 173 (9.36%) MVC
27 166 (8.98%) MS Excel
28 161 (8.71%) Middleware
29 160 (8.65%) Business Intelligence
29 160 (8.65%) E-Commerce

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 85 (4.60%) SharePoint
2 61 (3.30%) CMS
3 56 (3.03%) WebSphere
4 53 (2.87%) Apache
5 48 (2.60%) MS Exchange
6 46 (2.49%) SAS
7 43 (2.33%) Node.js
8 37 (2.00%) Apache Pig
9 35 (1.89%) IIS
10 32 (1.73%) Apache Solr
11 30 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2010
12 27 (1.46%) NetWeaver
12 27 (1.46%) WebLogic
12 27 (1.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 26 (1.41%) Lync
13 26 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
14 25 (1.35%) MQSeries
15 23 (1.24%) NServiceBus
16 22 (1.19%) Tomcat
17 19 (1.03%) OpenStack
Applications
1 166 (8.98%) MS Excel
2 59 (3.19%) MS Office
3 39 (2.11%) SPSS
4 8 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (0.38%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.38%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.22%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 68 (3.68%) Oracle EBS
2 47 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 25 (1.35%) SAP SCM
4 17 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
5 11 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (0.32%) Oracle Retail
7 6 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
7 6 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
8 5 (0.27%) Cognos Planning
8 5 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.27%) Oracle FAH
9 4 (0.22%) Magento
10 3 (0.16%) SAP MDM
10 3 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle Assets
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
11 2 (0.11%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 110 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 60 (3.24%) SaaS
4 50 (2.70%) Office 365
5 46 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
6 37 (2.00%) Amazon EMR
7 36 (1.95%) Amazon EC2
8 35 (1.89%) IaaS
9 33 (1.78%) PaaS
10 8 (0.43%) Mimecast
11 7 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (0.38%) SoftLayer
12 6 (0.32%) Azure Machine Learning
12 6 (0.32%) Google Apps
12 6 (0.32%) Force.com
12 6 (0.32%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.27%) Route 53
13 5 (0.27%) Amazon Glacier
13 5 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 4 (0.22%) Terremark
Communications & Networking
1 119 (6.44%) SAN
2 82 (4.43%) Firewall
3 76 (4.11%) Internet
4 43 (2.33%) VPN
5 41 (2.22%) HTTP
6 38 (2.06%) TCP/IP
7 36 (1.95%) DNS
8 33 (1.78%) WAN
9 32 (1.73%) NAS
10 29 (1.57%) Wireless
11 28 (1.51%) LAN
12 26 (1.41%) FTP
13 22 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
14 21 (1.14%) SSL
14 21 (1.14%) Network Security
15 20 (1.08%) VoIP
15 20 (1.08%) DHCP
16 17 (0.92%) Fibre Channel
17 16 (0.87%) iSCSI
18 14 (0.76%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 384 (20.77%) SQL Server
2 128 (6.92%) Relational Database
3 101 (5.46%) Data Warehouse
4 95 (5.14%) MySQL
5 92 (4.98%) Big Data
6 89 (4.81%) RDBMS
7 76 (4.11%) NoSQL
7 76 (4.11%) Oracle Database
8 73 (3.95%) Hadoop
9 67 (3.62%) MongoDB
10 62 (3.35%) Apache Cassandra
11 61 (3.30%) DB2
12 56 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
13 55 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 41 (2.22%) HBase
15 37 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 37 (2.00%) Apache Hive
16 36 (1.95%) Oracle Database 11g
17 34 (1.84%) Sqoop
17 34 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 69 (3.73%) Git (software)
2 61 (3.30%) Subversion
3 50 (2.70%) Talend Open Studio
4 48 (2.60%) Maven
5 45 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 42 (2.27%) Jenkins
7 41 (2.22%) Visual Studio
8 27 (1.46%) JIRA
9 26 (1.41%) TeamCity
10 20 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
11 17 (0.92%) Selenium
11 17 (0.92%) NUnit
11 17 (0.92%) Hudson
12 16 (0.87%) ReSharper
12 16 (0.87%) Ant
13 14 (0.76%) ERwin
14 13 (0.70%) Fiddler
14 13 (0.70%) PostSharp
14 13 (0.70%) Moq
14 13 (0.70%) Robot Framework
General
1 489 (26.45%) Finance
2 239 (12.93%) Banking
3 178 (9.63%) Retail
4 111 (6.00%) Telecoms
5 79 (4.27%) Manufacturing
6 76 (4.11%) Marketing
7 75 (4.06%) Investment Banking
8 67 (3.62%) Retail Banking
9 60 (3.24%) Front Office
10 58 (3.14%) Back Office
11 27 (1.46%) Advertising
12 18 (0.97%) Games
13 14 (0.76%) German Language
13 14 (0.76%) Law
14 13 (0.70%) Financial Institution
15 11 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.54%) Billing
16 10 (0.54%) Electronics
16 10 (0.54%) Automotive
17 7 (0.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 758 (41.00%) Architect
2 319 (17.25%) Developer
3 255 (13.79%) Solutions Architect
4 217 (11.74%) Technical Architect
5 212 (11.47%) Consultant
6 129 (6.98%) Analyst
7 102 (5.52%) Data Architect
8 94 (5.08%) Senior Developer
9 80 (4.33%) .NET Developer
10 66 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
11 63 (3.41%) Java Developer
12 50 (2.70%) Designer
13 49 (2.65%) Project Manager
14 48 (2.60%) Technical Consultant
14 48 (2.60%) Senior Architect
15 47 (2.54%) Oracle Architect
15 47 (2.54%) Technical Manager
16 45 (2.43%) Business Analyst
17 41 (2.22%) Oracle Technical Architect
18 40 (2.16%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 301 (16.28%) .NET
2 247 (13.36%) HTML
3 214 (11.57%) Web Services
4 183 (9.90%) CSS
5 174 (9.41%) ASP.NET
6 161 (8.71%) Middleware
7 135 (7.30%) XML
8 132 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 121 (6.54%) HTML5
10 101 (5.46%) .NET Framework
11 87 (4.71%) Spring
12 85 (4.60%) WCF
13 84 (4.54%) REST
14 83 (4.49%) jQuery
15 73 (3.95%) Entity Framework
16 70 (3.79%) J2EE
17 69 (3.73%) SOAP
18 68 (3.68%) AngularJS
19 62 (3.35%) Oracle Fusion
20 59 (3.19%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 155 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
2 131 (7.08%) Data Centre
3 104 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
4 88 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 88 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 86 (4.65%) Replication
6 77 (4.16%) Clustering
7 64 (3.46%) User Experience
8 58 (3.14%) Data Integration
9 47 (2.54%) Mobile App
10 36 (1.95%) Derivative
11 25 (1.35%) Client/Server
12 24 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 23 (1.24%) GIS
13 23 (1.24%) Credit Risk
14 22 (1.19%) Market Risk
15 19 (1.03%) Mathematics
15 19 (1.03%) Social Media
16 18 (0.97%) Public Cloud
16 18 (0.97%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 265 (14.33%) Windows
2 203 (10.98%) Linux
3 133 (7.19%) UNIX
4 96 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 59 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (2.27%) Apple iOS
7 41 (2.22%) Android
8 38 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 32 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (1.19%) Solaris
11 20 (1.08%) Debian
12 15 (0.81%) AIX
12 15 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
13 13 (0.70%) Windows 7
14 12 (0.65%) SUSE
15 10 (0.54%) Windows 2000
16 5 (0.27%) zOS
16 5 (0.27%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.22%) Windows XP
18 3 (0.16%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 546 (29.53%) Agile Software Development
2 287 (15.52%) Project Management
3 251 (13.57%) SOA
4 233 (12.60%) Scrum
5 197 (10.65%) Migration
6 173 (9.36%) MVC
7 160 (8.65%) Business Intelligence
7 160 (8.65%) E-Commerce
8 148 (8.00%) Analytics
8 148 (8.00%) CRM
9 142 (7.68%) TDD
10 139 (7.52%) PRINCE2
11 138 (7.46%) ITIL
12 137 (7.41%) ETL
13 136 (7.36%) Software Engineering
14 133 (7.19%) Enterprise Architecture
15 126 (6.81%) Data Modelling
16 119 (6.44%) TOGAF
17 115 (6.22%) Open Source
18 108 (5.84%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 445 (24.07%) Java
2 362 (19.58%) SQL
3 280 (15.14%) JavaScript
4 215 (11.63%) C#
5 120 (6.49%) PHP
6 109 (5.90%) C
7 96 (5.19%) Python
8 52 (2.81%) Perl
9 48 (2.60%) R
10 46 (2.49%) C++
11 40 (2.16%) T-SQL
12 28 (1.51%) PowerShell
13 20 (1.08%) PL/SQL
14 18 (0.97%) Ruby
15 17 (0.92%) Scala
16 15 (0.81%) VB.NET
17 12 (0.65%) ABAP
17 12 (0.65%) VBA
18 9 (0.49%) Shell Script
19 7 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 219 (11.84%) Degree
2 113 (6.11%) Security Cleared
3 79 (4.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 73 (3.95%) PMI Certification
5 71 (3.84%) PMP
6 46 (2.49%) SC Cleared
7 41 (2.22%) DV Cleared
8 34 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
9 26 (1.41%) MCSD
10 23 (1.24%) CCNP
10 23 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
11 19 (1.03%) MCSE
11 19 (1.03%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 14 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 14 (0.76%) CCNA
13 12 (0.65%) MCTS
13 12 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 10 (0.54%) MCITP
14 10 (0.54%) MCDBA
14 10 (0.54%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (5.62%) QA
2 27 (1.46%) SLA
3 26 (1.41%) Solvency II
4 22 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 19 (1.03%) CRD IV
6 17 (0.92%) Data Quality
7 12 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (0.49%) ISO 9001
8 9 (0.49%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.32%) PMBOK
10 4 (0.22%) ISO 9000
11 3 (0.16%) EMIR
11 3 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
11 3 (0.16%) GPG13
12 2 (0.11%) COREP
12 2 (0.11%) FINREP
12 2 (0.11%) COBIT
13 1 (0.054%) ISO 8583
13 1 (0.054%) HL7
13 1 (0.054%) MiFID
System Software
1 185 (10.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 133 (7.19%) Active Directory
3 34 (1.84%) Apache Flume
3 34 (1.84%) XenApp
4 24 (1.30%) Hyper-V
5 23 (1.24%) VMware ESX
6 22 (1.19%) Terminal Services
7 19 (1.03%) XenDesktop
8 18 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
9 16 (0.87%) vSphere
10 13 (0.70%) NFS
11 10 (0.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 9 (0.49%) vCloud
13 4 (0.22%) Docker
14 2 (0.11%) HDFS
14 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.054%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (0.054%) XenServer
15 1 (0.054%) Squid
15 1 (0.054%) Snort
Systems Management
1 48 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
2 45 (2.43%) Hyperic
3 43 (2.33%) SCCM
4 26 (1.41%) SCOM
5 23 (1.24%) Puppet
6 17 (0.92%) Backup Exec
7 16 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
8 14 (0.76%) NetBackup
9 12 (0.65%) FortiGate
10 7 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 7 (0.38%) Capistrano
11 5 (0.27%) Nagios
12 4 (0.22%) HP UCMDB
12 4 (0.22%) Data Guard
12 4 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 3 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Management
13 3 (0.16%) Oracle ZFS
13 3 (0.16%) Ansible
14 2 (0.11%) Oozie
14 2 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 408 (22.07%) Oracle
2 347 (18.77%) Microsoft
3 217 (11.74%) VMware
4 118 (6.38%) Citrix
5 117 (6.33%) SAP
6 116 (6.27%) IBM
7 102 (5.52%) HP
7 102 (5.52%) Cisco
8 89 (4.81%) NetApp
9 64 (3.46%) Informatica
9 64 (3.46%) Symantec
10 60 (3.24%) Red Hat
11 55 (2.97%) SolarWinds
12 50 (2.70%) Talend
13 48 (2.60%) Teradata
14 46 (2.49%) Cognos
14 46 (2.49%) Juniper
15 37 (2.00%) hybris
16 36 (1.95%) TIBCO
17 35 (1.89%) Netezza
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Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefit
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