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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 307 294 293
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 984 1103 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.92% 0.94% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.15% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 757 837 797
Average salary £60,000 £59,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.84% -0.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,816 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
-5.78% +5.76%

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
89248 96221 87010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.53% 81.95% 79.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72491 78159 71532
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
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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 -2 932 £60,000 - 103
London -19 419 £67,500 +3.84% 49
South East +16 178 £50,000 -13.04% 23
City of London +3 100 £72,500 +11.53% 23
North West +51 92 £50,000 -13.04% 8
Yorkshire +3 78 £47,500 -2.56% 7
South West -12 71 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Surrey +36 65 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Manchester +51 47 £50,000 -25.92% 6
East of England -5 44 £65,000 +30.00% 3
Hampshire +28 43 £35,000 -35.48% 7
West Yorkshire -14 41 £53,500 +9.74%
Leeds -17 36 £52,500 +5.00%
Berkshire -16 30 £65,000 +36.84% 2
Cheshire +7 29 £44,250 -41.00% 2
Southampton +20 26 £17,500 -70.83% 1
West Midlands -43 25 £60,000 +9.09% 5
North Yorkshire +35 23 £41,500 - 6
Scotland +16 21 £55,000 +17.64% 3
Hertfordshire +9 21 £86,250 +15.00%
Bristol +4 21 £62,500 +4.16% 4
Reading -18 20 £55,000 +22.22%
Guildford +26 19 £57,500 -17.85%
York - 18 £40,750 - 5
Dorset - 17 £43,750 -
Bournemouth - 17 £43,750 -
Buckinghamshire -9 14 £75,000 +30.43% 2
Milton Keynes -12 14 £75,000 +57.89%
Oxfordshire +18 13 £35,000 -49.27% 4
Somerset +12 13 £36,000 -34.54%

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 535 (27.61%) Agile Software Development
2 461 (23.79%) Finance
3 451 (23.27%) Microsoft
4 424 (21.88%) Java
5 365 (18.83%) SQL
6 357 (18.42%) Oracle
7 339 (17.49%) Windows
8 337 (17.39%) Project Management
9 334 (17.23%) SQL Server
10 331 (17.08%) .NET
11 306 (15.79%) Degree
12 275 (14.19%) JavaScript
13 270 (13.93%) SOA
14 249 (12.85%) VMware
15 242 (12.49%) C#
16 241 (12.44%) Scrum
17 224 (11.56%) MS Excel
18 218 (11.25%) HTML
19 212 (10.94%) CRM
20 211 (10.89%) Web Services
21 206 (10.63%) Linux
22 200 (10.32%) Migration
23 197 (10.17%) Banking
24 192 (9.91%) Business Intelligence
25 189 (9.75%) VMware Infrastructure
26 182 (9.39%) Retail
27 167 (8.62%) Cisco
28 163 (8.41%) CSS
29 162 (8.36%) MVC
30 161 (8.31%) Data Modelling

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 115 (5.93%) SharePoint
2 59 (3.04%) MS Exchange
3 43 (2.22%) SAS
4 41 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 40 (2.06%) Apache
6 36 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 36 (1.86%) WebSphere
7 35 (1.81%) Lync
8 32 (1.65%) IIS
9 31 (1.60%) CMS
10 28 (1.44%) Node.js
11 27 (1.39%) OpenStack
12 24 (1.24%) Tomcat
13 23 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
13 23 (1.19%) Apache Pig
13 23 (1.19%) NServiceBus
13 23 (1.19%) WebLogic
14 16 (0.83%) Office Communications Server
15 15 (0.77%) NetWeaver
15 15 (0.77%) MQSeries
Applications
1 224 (11.56%) MS Excel
2 61 (3.15%) MS Office
3 28 (1.44%) SPSS
4 19 (0.98%) PowerPivot
5 9 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.41%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.15%) MS Project
9 1 (0.052%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.052%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 72 (3.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 54 (2.79%) Oracle EBS
3 32 (1.65%) Adobe Campaign
4 25 (1.29%) SAP SCM
5 14 (0.72%) Oracle Retail
6 11 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
7 7 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.26%) Oracle FAH
8 5 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
8 5 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
8 5 (0.26%) Cognos Planning
9 4 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.21%) Agresso
10 3 (0.15%) Oracle TCA
10 3 (0.15%) Scribe Insight
10 3 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
10 3 (0.15%) RMDS
10 3 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 113 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 95 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
4 47 (2.43%) Office 365
5 45 (2.32%) SaaS
6 32 (1.65%) Silverpop
7 29 (1.50%) IaaS
8 22 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
9 21 (1.08%) PaaS
10 18 (0.93%) Amazon EMR
11 15 (0.77%) Google Apps
12 14 (0.72%) Terremark
13 11 (0.57%) GitHub
14 8 (0.41%) Mimecast
15 5 (0.26%) Force.com
15 5 (0.26%) Amazon S3
16 4 (0.21%) Amazon Glacier
16 4 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 4 (0.21%) Route 53
17 3 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 158 (8.15%) Firewall
2 125 (6.45%) SAN
3 103 (5.31%) Internet
4 59 (3.04%) WAN
5 58 (2.99%) VPN
6 53 (2.73%) Network Security
7 38 (1.96%) Wireless
8 34 (1.75%) SSL
9 33 (1.70%) HTTP
10 32 (1.65%) DNS
11 30 (1.55%) TCP/IP
12 28 (1.44%) NAS
12 28 (1.44%) LAN
13 27 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
14 26 (1.34%) MPLS
14 26 (1.34%) Unified Communications
15 23 (1.19%) VoIP
16 22 (1.14%) FTP
17 21 (1.08%) Broadband
18 20 (1.03%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 334 (17.23%) SQL Server
2 117 (6.04%) Data Warehouse
3 83 (4.28%) Relational Database
4 70 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 68 (3.51%) MySQL
6 66 (3.41%) RDBMS
7 65 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 64 (3.30%) Big Data
9 58 (2.99%) DB2
10 55 (2.84%) Hadoop
11 53 (2.73%) NoSQL
11 53 (2.73%) Oracle Database
12 50 (2.58%) MongoDB
13 46 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 35 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
15 30 (1.55%) Oracle ODI
16 25 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
17 24 (1.24%) Oracle BI EE
17 24 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
17 24 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 59 (3.04%) Visual Studio
2 48 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 42 (2.17%) Subversion
4 35 (1.81%) Talend Open Studio
4 35 (1.81%) Git (software)
5 30 (1.55%) NUnit
6 27 (1.39%) Maven
7 25 (1.29%) JIRA
8 22 (1.14%) ERwin
9 21 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
9 21 (1.08%) Moq
10 20 (1.03%) ReSharper
11 19 (0.98%) TeamCity
12 17 (0.88%) PostSharp
12 17 (0.88%) Robot Framework
12 17 (0.88%) Fiddler
13 15 (0.77%) Jenkins
13 15 (0.77%) Ant
14 12 (0.62%) JDeveloper
14 12 (0.62%) Eclipse
General
1 461 (23.79%) Finance
2 197 (10.17%) Banking
3 182 (9.39%) Retail
4 102 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 83 (4.28%) Investment Banking
6 76 (3.92%) Back Office
7 72 (3.72%) Retail Banking
8 69 (3.56%) Marketing
9 67 (3.46%) Manufacturing
10 46 (2.37%) Front Office
11 27 (1.39%) Advertising
12 22 (1.14%) Billing
13 18 (0.93%) Financial Institution
14 14 (0.72%) Local Government
14 14 (0.72%) Publishing
15 11 (0.57%) Law
15 11 (0.57%) Legal
15 11 (0.57%) Electronics
16 8 (0.41%) Games
17 6 (0.31%) German Language
Job Titles
1 858 (44.27%) Architect
2 311 (16.05%) Developer
3 280 (14.45%) Solutions Architect
4 262 (13.52%) Technical Architect
5 257 (13.26%) Consultant
6 128 (6.60%) Analyst
7 89 (4.59%) Data Architect
8 82 (4.23%) Infrastructure Architect
9 72 (3.72%) .NET Developer
10 68 (3.51%) Senior Developer
11 63 (3.25%) Senior Architect
12 60 (3.10%) Technical Consultant
13 52 (2.68%) Development Manager
13 52 (2.68%) Java Developer
14 51 (2.63%) Business Analyst
15 42 (2.17%) Systems Architect
16 40 (2.06%) Support Engineer
17 38 (1.96%) Senior Consultant
18 36 (1.86%) C# Developer
18 36 (1.86%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 331 (17.08%) .NET
2 218 (11.25%) HTML
3 211 (10.89%) Web Services
4 163 (8.41%) CSS
5 153 (7.89%) Middleware
6 148 (7.64%) ASP.NET
7 144 (7.43%) XML
8 103 (5.31%) J2EE
9 101 (5.21%) Spring
10 98 (5.06%) jQuery
11 94 (4.85%) ASP.NET MVC
12 78 (4.02%) HTML5
12 78 (4.02%) .NET Framework
13 68 (3.51%) REST
14 66 (3.41%) AngularJS
15 58 (2.99%) SOAP
16 53 (2.73%) WCF
17 49 (2.53%) Entity Framework
18 48 (2.48%) CSS3
19 45 (2.32%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 153 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 101 (5.21%) Enterprise Software
3 98 (5.06%) Management Information System
4 75 (3.87%) Open Source
5 73 (3.77%) Computer Science
6 70 (3.61%) Data Integration
7 66 (3.41%) Clustering
8 51 (2.63%) Replication
9 46 (2.37%) Mobile App
10 44 (2.27%) User Experience
11 43 (2.22%) Public Cloud
12 30 (1.55%) CMDB
13 29 (1.50%) Derivative
14 28 (1.44%) Mathematics
15 24 (1.24%) GIS
16 23 (1.19%) Client/Server
17 22 (1.14%) Data Structures
18 18 (0.93%) FMCG
18 18 (0.93%) Visualisation
18 18 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 339 (17.49%) Windows
2 206 (10.63%) Linux
3 107 (5.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 100 (5.16%) UNIX
5 74 (3.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 44 (2.27%) Android
7 43 (2.22%) Apple iOS
8 38 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 27 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 24 (1.24%) Solaris
11 23 (1.19%) AIX
12 12 (0.62%) Windows 2000
13 11 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
14 10 (0.52%) Windows 7
15 8 (0.41%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.31%) CentOS
16 6 (0.31%) Debian
17 5 (0.26%) zOS
18 4 (0.21%) Mac OS
18 4 (0.21%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 535 (27.61%) Agile Software Development
2 337 (17.39%) Project Management
3 270 (13.93%) SOA
4 241 (12.44%) Scrum
5 212 (10.94%) CRM
6 200 (10.32%) Migration
7 192 (9.91%) Business Intelligence
8 162 (8.36%) MVC
9 161 (8.31%) Data Modelling
10 159 (8.20%) ITIL
11 155 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
12 152 (7.84%) Mentoring
13 145 (7.48%) TDD
14 140 (7.22%) E-Commerce
15 139 (7.17%) Software Engineering
16 131 (6.76%) UML
17 126 (6.50%) TOGAF
18 121 (6.24%) ETL
19 119 (6.14%) PRINCE2
20 108 (5.57%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 424 (21.88%) Java
2 365 (18.83%) SQL
3 275 (14.19%) JavaScript
4 242 (12.49%) C#
5 116 (5.99%) PHP
6 64 (3.30%) C
7 55 (2.84%) T-SQL
8 54 (2.79%) Python
9 49 (2.53%) Perl
10 48 (2.48%) C++
11 39 (2.01%) PowerShell
12 35 (1.81%) R
13 20 (1.03%) PL/SQL
14 19 (0.98%) Ruby
15 16 (0.83%) Shell Script
16 15 (0.77%) VB.NET
17 14 (0.72%) XPath
18 10 (0.52%) Bash Shell
18 10 (0.52%) ABAP
18 10 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 306 (15.79%) Degree
2 112 (5.78%) Security Cleared
3 108 (5.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 77 (3.97%) SC Cleared
5 72 (3.72%) Cisco Certification
6 62 (3.20%) DV Cleared
7 54 (2.79%) PMI Certification
8 53 (2.73%) PMP
9 46 (2.37%) MCSE
10 40 (2.06%) CCNP
11 31 (1.60%) CCNA
11 31 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
12 26 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 23 (1.19%) MCTS
14 17 (0.88%) MCSA
15 16 (0.83%) MCSD
16 15 (0.77%) ISEB
17 14 (0.72%) MCITP
18 10 (0.52%) MBA
19 9 (0.46%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (6.91%) QA
2 38 (1.96%) SLA
3 34 (1.75%) Solvency II
4 31 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (0.88%) CRD IV
5 17 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (0.52%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.46%) PCI DSS
8 8 (0.41%) Data Quality
9 7 (0.36%) ISO 9000
10 6 (0.31%) COREP
10 6 (0.31%) FINREP
11 4 (0.21%) COBIT
12 2 (0.10%) ISO 8583
13 1 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 189 (9.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 137 (7.07%) Active Directory
3 66 (3.41%) Hyper-V
4 41 (2.12%) XenApp
5 30 (1.55%) vSphere
6 24 (1.24%) VMware ESX
7 23 (1.19%) Terminal Services
8 19 (0.98%) Apache Flume
8 19 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
8 19 (0.98%) XenDesktop
9 10 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (0.31%) NFS
11 5 (0.26%) vCloud
12 3 (0.15%) HDFS
12 3 (0.15%) XenServer
13 2 (0.10%) UAG
Systems Management
1 51 (2.63%) SCCM
2 48 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (1.55%) Puppet
4 25 (1.29%) SCOM
5 19 (0.98%) Hyperic
6 17 (0.88%) Backup Exec
7 15 (0.77%) Oracle RMAN
8 14 (0.72%) HP UCMDB
9 11 (0.57%) Nagios
10 10 (0.52%) Data Guard
11 8 (0.41%) SCOrch
12 7 (0.36%) FortiGate
13 6 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 6 (0.31%) NetBackup
13 6 (0.31%) logstash
14 5 (0.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 5 (0.26%) Icinga
14 5 (0.26%) Legato
14 5 (0.26%) CA Single Sign-On
14 5 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 451 (23.27%) Microsoft
2 357 (18.42%) Oracle
3 249 (12.85%) VMware
4 167 (8.62%) Cisco
5 122 (6.30%) Citrix
6 112 (5.78%) SAP
7 107 (5.52%) HP
8 98 (5.06%) IBM
9 90 (4.64%) NetApp
10 57 (2.94%) Juniper
11 52 (2.68%) Informatica
12 48 (2.48%) CommVault
12 48 (2.48%) Red Hat
13 47 (2.43%) EMC
14 45 (2.32%) Adobe
15 44 (2.27%) Cognos
16 43 (2.22%) Dell
17 35 (1.81%) Talend
17 35 (1.81%) Tableau
18 31 (1.60%) TIBCO
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
Homes and Communities Agency
Salary: From £62,746 to £83,661 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 10 hours ago
United Kingdom
HCL Axon
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Durham Professional Services Ltd
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 19 hours ago
South East
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified ,Negotiable salary and excellent company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £110000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
York, Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + full bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago