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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 394 348 291
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -57
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 789 937 1089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.78% 0.90% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 1.05% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 621 739 794
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £59,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +5.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%

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
88106 89047 87460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.81% 85.16% 84.87%
Number of salaries quoted 73200 73150 69679
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 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016 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 5 February 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
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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 -32 747 £65,000 +4.00% 107
London -28 380 £67,500 -3.57% 54
South East -36 156 £57,500 -4.16% 14
Surrey +9 60 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Yorkshire +23 57 £55,000 - 7
West Yorkshire +20 54 £55,000 - 6
City of London +38 48 £75,000 +11.11% 19
Leeds +15 43 £55,000 - 5
West Midlands -8 35 £65,000 +3.17% 7
South West -17 35 £52,500 +16.66% 10
Hampshire +7 33 £50,000 -23.07% 5
Manchester +18 26 £51,250 +4.59% 4
North West -33 26 £51,250 +2.50% 7
East Midlands +14 25 £37,000 -7.50% 3
Egham +14 25 £75,000 -
Scotland -3 22 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Guildford +8 21 £41,820 -20.34% 2
Buckinghamshire -1 20 £77,500 +24.00%
East of England -8 20 £56,250 -10.00% 3
Bristol +9 14 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Berkshire -27 14 £90,000 +33.33% 3
Basingstoke - 14 £42,500 - 3
Gloucestershire +3 12 £53,750 +70.63% 1
Birmingham -11 11 £55,000 -15.38% 3
Glasgow -13 10 £52,500 -34.37% 1
Oxfordshire -33 10 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Farnborough - 10 £50,000 - 1
East Sussex +9 9 £44,141 -32.09%
Cambridgeshire +3 9 £47,500 -36.66% 1
Reading -10 9 £90,000 +33.33% 2

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 473 (29.18%) Agile Software Development
2 402 (24.80%) Finance
3 371 (22.89%) SQL Server
4 339 (20.91%) Oracle
5 334 (20.60%) Java
6 322 (19.86%) .NET
7 301 (18.57%) SQL
8 277 (17.09%) Microsoft
9 270 (16.66%) Windows
10 251 (15.48%) C#
11 246 (15.18%) Degree
12 240 (14.81%) HTML
13 237 (14.62%) JavaScript
14 228 (14.07%) Project Management
15 206 (12.71%) CSS
16 205 (12.65%) XML
17 204 (12.58%) SOA
18 200 (12.34%) Linux
19 183 (11.29%) TOGAF
20 181 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
21 177 (10.92%) VMware
22 176 (10.86%) Data Centre
23 170 (10.49%) Migration
24 167 (10.30%) Banking
25 161 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
26 159 (9.81%) Presales
27 155 (9.56%) ASP.NET
28 153 (9.44%) E-Commerce
29 152 (9.38%) Telecoms
30 150 (9.25%) Scrum

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 83 (5.12%) SharePoint
2 73 (4.50%) IIS
3 66 (4.07%) CMS
4 60 (3.70%) WebSphere
5 56 (3.45%) Apache
6 47 (2.90%) MS Exchange
7 40 (2.47%) WebLogic
8 32 (1.97%) JBoss
9 31 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2010
10 27 (1.67%) Apache Spark
10 27 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
11 26 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
12 25 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
13 24 (1.48%) Mule
14 23 (1.42%) NetWeaver
15 22 (1.36%) Apache Solr
15 22 (1.36%) Tomcat
16 20 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
16 20 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 19 (1.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 128 (7.90%) MS Excel
2 37 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 23 (1.42%) MS Office
4 14 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.62%) MS Project
6 9 (0.56%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.43%) InfoPath
8 6 (0.37%) PowerPivot
9 5 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.25%) SPSS
11 1 (0.062%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.062%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 41 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.54%) SAP SCM
3 24 (1.48%) Oracle Applications
4 18 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
5 16 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 14 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
7 13 (0.80%) SAP GRC
8 12 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
9 11 (0.68%) Oracle Retail
10 9 (0.56%) Magento
11 7 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
12 4 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 3 (0.19%) Hyperion Planning
13 3 (0.19%) JDE World
13 3 (0.19%) Oracle Assets
13 3 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
13 3 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
13 3 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
13 3 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
13 3 (0.19%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 94 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 91 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
3 90 (5.55%) SaaS
4 58 (3.58%) PaaS
5 44 (2.71%) IaaS
6 29 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
7 27 (1.67%) Office 365
8 18 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (0.68%) Google Apps
10 9 (0.56%) CloudFront
10 9 (0.56%) GitHub
11 6 (0.37%) Azure Machine Learning
11 6 (0.37%) Force.com
11 6 (0.37%) Symantec.cloud
11 6 (0.37%) Taleo
12 5 (0.31%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
13 4 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
14 3 (0.19%) Google Compute Engine
14 3 (0.19%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 138 (8.51%) SAN
2 73 (4.50%) Internet
3 51 (3.15%) Firewall
4 47 (2.90%) DNS
5 46 (2.84%) NAS
6 44 (2.71%) LAN
7 42 (2.59%) WAN
8 41 (2.53%) HTTP
9 36 (2.22%) VPN
10 35 (2.16%) TCP/IP
11 23 (1.42%) SSL
12 22 (1.36%) Ethernet
13 16 (0.99%) LDAP
14 14 (0.86%) Wireless
15 13 (0.80%) WebEx
16 10 (0.62%) DHCP
16 10 (0.62%) PBX
17 9 (0.56%) BGP
17 9 (0.56%) FTP
17 9 (0.56%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 371 (22.89%) SQL Server
2 121 (7.46%) MySQL
3 116 (7.16%) Data Warehouse
4 95 (5.86%) Big Data
5 91 (5.61%) Relational Database
6 80 (4.94%) Hadoop
7 71 (4.38%) NoSQL
8 70 (4.32%) MongoDB
9 69 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 55 (3.39%) RDBMS
11 53 (3.27%) DB2
12 52 (3.21%) Oracle Database
13 51 (3.15%) Apache Cassandra
14 41 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
15 33 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
16 32 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 26 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 24 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
19 23 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
20 22 (1.36%) Riak
Development Applications
1 92 (5.68%) Git (software)
2 64 (3.95%) Subversion
3 62 (3.82%) Maven
4 47 (2.90%) Jenkins
5 45 (2.78%) JIRA
6 31 (1.91%) Visual Studio
7 25 (1.54%) Selenium
7 25 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (1.36%) Hudson
9 20 (1.23%) Ant
10 17 (1.05%) NUnit
11 16 (0.99%) Eclipse
11 16 (0.99%) Sonatype Nexus
12 15 (0.93%) JUnit
13 12 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
13 12 (0.74%) TeamCity
14 10 (0.62%) Introscope
14 10 (0.62%) Mockito
15 9 (0.56%) LoadRunner
15 9 (0.56%) Vagrant
General
1 402 (24.80%) Finance
2 167 (10.30%) Banking
3 152 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 118 (7.28%) Marketing
5 104 (6.42%) Retail
6 75 (4.63%) Manufacturing
7 34 (2.10%) Games
8 32 (1.97%) Legal
9 25 (1.54%) Back Office
10 21 (1.30%) Financial Institution
11 20 (1.23%) Electronics
11 20 (1.23%) Front Office
12 15 (0.93%) Investment Banking
13 14 (0.86%) Advertising
14 10 (0.62%) Automotive
14 10 (0.62%) German Language
14 10 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (0.56%) Law
15 9 (0.56%) Local Government
16 7 (0.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 672 (41.46%) Architect
2 237 (14.62%) Developer
3 229 (14.13%) Technical Architect
4 195 (12.03%) Solutions Architect
5 111 (6.85%) Consultant
6 89 (5.49%) Analyst
7 83 (5.12%) Infrastructure Architect
8 81 (5.00%) Senior Developer
9 77 (4.75%) C# Developer
10 71 (4.38%) .NET Developer
11 62 (3.82%) Senior Architect
12 61 (3.76%) SAP Architect
13 56 (3.45%) Technical Leader
14 49 (3.02%) Designer
15 48 (2.96%) Data Architect
15 48 (2.96%) Java Architect
16 46 (2.84%) IT Architect
17 45 (2.78%) Java Developer
18 44 (2.71%) Technical Manager
19 42 (2.59%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 322 (19.86%) .NET
2 240 (14.81%) HTML
3 206 (12.71%) CSS
4 205 (12.65%) XML
5 155 (9.56%) ASP.NET
6 143 (8.82%) Web Services
7 108 (6.66%) HTML5
8 97 (5.98%) Middleware
9 93 (5.74%) jQuery
10 91 (5.61%) SOAP
11 82 (5.06%) AngularJS
11 82 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 77 (4.75%) REST
13 73 (4.50%) .NET Framework
13 73 (4.50%) WCF
14 69 (4.26%) Spring
15 61 (3.76%) J2EE
16 56 (3.45%) WPF
17 52 (3.21%) JSON
18 51 (3.15%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 181 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
2 176 (10.86%) Data Centre
3 118 (7.28%) Computer Science
4 95 (5.86%) Clustering
4 95 (5.86%) Management Information System
5 77 (4.75%) Enterprise Software
6 75 (4.63%) Replication
7 63 (3.89%) User Experience
8 50 (3.08%) Mobile App
9 38 (2.34%) N-Tier
10 36 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 35 (2.16%) Data Integration
12 25 (1.54%) Visualisation
13 23 (1.42%) Hedge funds
14 22 (1.36%) Taxonomies
15 20 (1.23%) Client/Server
16 19 (1.17%) Private Cloud
17 17 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
17 17 (1.05%) iPad
18 15 (0.93%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 270 (16.66%) Windows
2 200 (12.34%) Linux
3 149 (9.19%) Unix
4 101 (6.23%) Windows Server
5 56 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 48 (2.96%) Android
7 46 (2.84%) Apple iOS
8 45 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 29 (1.79%) Solaris
10 23 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 18 (1.11%) SUSE
12 13 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (0.74%) AIX
14 10 (0.62%) Windows XP
15 9 (0.56%) OpenVMS
15 9 (0.56%) Ubuntu
16 8 (0.49%) Debian
17 6 (0.37%) Windows 2000
18 5 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
19 4 (0.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 473 (29.18%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (14.07%) Project Management
3 204 (12.58%) SOA
4 183 (11.29%) TOGAF
5 170 (10.49%) Migration
6 161 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 159 (9.81%) Presales
8 153 (9.44%) E-Commerce
9 150 (9.25%) Scrum
10 147 (9.07%) Enterprise Architecture
10 147 (9.07%) MVC
11 137 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
12 136 (8.39%) High Availability
13 132 (8.14%) TDD
14 128 (7.90%) Continuous Integration
15 122 (7.53%) CRM
16 112 (6.91%) ERP
16 112 (6.91%) SDLC
17 109 (6.72%) Mentoring
18 100 (6.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 334 (20.60%) Java
2 301 (18.57%) SQL
3 251 (15.48%) C#
4 237 (14.62%) JavaScript
5 128 (7.90%) C
6 104 (6.42%) PHP
7 75 (4.63%) C++
8 70 (4.32%) Python
9 50 (3.08%) T-SQL
10 32 (1.97%) Perl
11 24 (1.48%) PL/SQL
11 24 (1.48%) Ruby
12 22 (1.36%) PowerShell
13 21 (1.30%) Scala
14 19 (1.17%) Bash Shell
14 19 (1.17%) Go
15 17 (1.05%) VBA
16 15 (0.93%) R
17 13 (0.80%) Groovy
18 12 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 246 (15.18%) Degree
2 99 (6.11%) Security Cleared
3 49 (3.02%) DV Cleared
4 46 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 34 (2.10%) SC Cleared
6 28 (1.73%) MCSE
7 26 (1.60%) CISSP
7 26 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 24 (1.48%) PMI Certification
9 17 (1.05%) PMP
10 13 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (0.80%) MCITP
11 11 (0.68%) CCNP
11 11 (0.68%) MCSA
11 11 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
11 11 (0.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 10 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 9 (0.56%) MCSD
13 9 (0.56%) MCTS
14 7 (0.43%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (3.70%) QA
2 40 (2.47%) Data Quality
3 24 (1.48%) PCI DSS
4 23 (1.42%) SLA
5 21 (1.30%) COBIT
6 20 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 14 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (0.49%) ISO27002
9 6 (0.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 6 (0.37%) Solvency II
10 5 (0.31%) RMADS
11 4 (0.25%) GPG13
12 3 (0.19%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 2 (0.12%) ISO27005
14 1 (0.062%) HIPAA
14 1 (0.062%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 150 (9.25%) Active Directory
1 150 (9.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (1.30%) Docker
2 21 (1.30%) XenApp
3 19 (1.17%) Hyper-V
4 17 (1.05%) VMware ESX
5 14 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
6 12 (0.74%) vSphere
7 8 (0.49%) GPFS
8 5 (0.31%) HDFS
8 5 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.25%) Xen
9 4 (0.25%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.19%) Sendmail
10 3 (0.19%) vCloud
11 2 (0.12%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 59 (3.64%) Hyperic
2 30 (1.85%) Puppet
3 22 (1.36%) SCCM
4 20 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (0.93%) logstash
6 13 (0.80%) Ansible
7 11 (0.68%) Kibana
7 11 (0.68%) Salt
8 10 (0.62%) CA Wily
8 10 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 9 (0.56%) HP SiteScope
9 9 (0.56%) Nagios
9 9 (0.56%) Oracle Identity Management
10 8 (0.49%) Data Guard
11 6 (0.37%) HP Data Protector
11 6 (0.37%) SCOM
11 6 (0.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 6 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 5 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 5 (0.31%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 339 (20.91%) Oracle
2 277 (17.09%) Microsoft
3 177 (10.92%) VMware
4 130 (8.02%) Citrix
5 123 (7.59%) SAP
6 99 (6.11%) NetApp
7 97 (5.98%) HP
8 95 (5.86%) IBM
9 74 (4.57%) Symantec
10 59 (3.64%) Cisco
10 59 (3.64%) SolarWinds
11 50 (3.08%) hybris
12 42 (2.59%) ATG
13 34 (2.10%) Demandware
14 27 (1.67%) Sitecore
15 23 (1.42%) Informatica
15 23 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
16 20 (1.23%) Atlassian
16 20 (1.23%) Red Hat
16 20 (1.23%) Tableau
Woking, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Very competitive salary & bens package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Very competitive salary & bens package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Very competitive salary & bens package
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - £65K (determined by years of experience)+package+benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Tribal Worldwide
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension , Medical , Relo
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Be-IT Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £50k - £70k
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £60k plus performance bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits financial benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Red10
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Great Salary and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
EE
Salary: competitive plus bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Manifestly Important
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Leo Tech
Salary: Competitive Salary, 25 Days Holiday, Private Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Car allowance + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago