The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 378 329 315
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -14
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 849 1030 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.83% 0.93% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.09% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 642 784 863
Median salary £65,000 £57,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.55% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%

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
89989 94751 101767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.69% 85.95% 85.27%
Number of salaries quoted 74863 76541 82078
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Technical Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 4 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 -38 796 £65,000 +8.33% 70
London -42 358 £71,000 +1.42% 31
South East -23 151 £57,500 +9.52% 10
West Midlands +29 76 £55,000 -8.33% 7
City of London +18 53 £72,500 -3.33% 8
North West -24 48 £50,000 - 3
East of England +30 45 £55,000 -6.38% 3
South West -37 45 £72,500 +70.58% 3
Birmingham +13 41 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Hampshire +3 38 £65,000 +85.71% 3
Yorkshire -27 35 £55,000 +2.80% 6
Oxfordshire +10 34 £50,000 +42.85% 1
West Yorkshire -4 34 £55,000 - 3
Leeds +8 32 £55,000 +0.45% 1
Scotland +12 31 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Hertfordshire +28 24 £67,500 +3.84% 1
Surrey -51 23 £66,250 +39.47% 2
East Midlands +23 22 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Berkshire +3 22 £72,000 +2.85%
Manchester -27 22 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Glasgow +9 19 £40,000 -41.60%
Nottingham +25 17 £50,000 -13.04%
Oxford +17 17 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Nottinghamshire +17 17 £50,000 -13.04%
West Sussex +10 17 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Cheshire +21 16 £68,853 +58.28%
Bristol -3 15 £40,250 -30.00% 3
Guildford -9 14 £80,000 +52.38% 1
Buckinghamshire +21 12 £70,000 -6.66% 1
Wales +8 12 £40,000 -17.94%

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 498 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
2 440 (26.44%) Finance
3 387 (23.26%) SQL Server
4 367 (22.06%) .NET
5 358 (21.51%) Oracle
6 327 (19.65%) SQL
7 311 (18.69%) Degree
8 306 (18.39%) Microsoft
9 294 (17.67%) Java
10 286 (17.19%) Project Management
11 257 (15.44%) C#
12 254 (15.26%) TOGAF
13 242 (14.54%) Windows
14 220 (13.22%) JavaScript
15 219 (13.16%) Data Centre
16 205 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
16 205 (12.32%) HTML
17 203 (12.20%) Presales
18 198 (11.90%) CRM
18 198 (11.90%) Migration
19 194 (11.66%) SOA
20 187 (11.24%) XML
21 177 (10.64%) VMware
22 175 (10.52%) Computer Science
23 174 (10.46%) ITIL
24 173 (10.40%) Telecoms
25 172 (10.34%) Linux
26 168 (10.10%) Banking
27 166 (9.98%) CSS
28 162 (9.74%) Scrum

Technical Architecture
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 70 (4.21%) SharePoint
2 63 (3.79%) IIS
3 61 (3.67%) WebSphere
4 45 (2.70%) WebLogic
5 43 (2.58%) Apache
6 42 (2.52%) CMS
7 40 (2.40%) JBoss
8 36 (2.16%) MS Exchange
9 35 (2.10%) Tomcat
10 30 (1.80%) Apache Spark
11 23 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
11 23 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
11 23 (1.38%) Mule
12 22 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
12 22 (1.32%) Node.js
13 20 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
13 20 (1.20%) Jetty
13 20 (1.20%) Skype for Business
14 17 (1.02%) Apache Solr
15 16 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 132 (7.93%) MS Excel
2 48 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 23 (1.38%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.72%) MS Office
5 8 (0.48%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.42%) MS Project
7 6 (0.36%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.12%) SPSS
9 1 (0.060%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 55 (3.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.20%) Oracle Retail
3 18 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 17 (1.02%) Oracle Applications
5 16 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
6 13 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
6 13 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
6 13 (0.78%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 13 (0.78%) SAP GRC
7 12 (0.72%) SAP SCM
8 8 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
9 6 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
9 6 (0.36%) Primavera
10 5 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
10 5 (0.30%) SAP ERP
11 3 (0.18%) Oracle 11i
11 3 (0.18%) SAP SD
12 2 (0.12%) SAP CRM
12 2 (0.12%) SAP FI
12 2 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 155 (9.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 147 (8.83%) Amazon AWS
3 99 (5.95%) SaaS
4 82 (4.93%) PaaS
5 79 (4.75%) IaaS
6 53 (3.19%) Amazon EC2
7 38 (2.28%) Office 365
8 24 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
9 23 (1.38%) Force.com
10 8 (0.48%) GitHub
11 7 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (0.30%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
13 4 (0.24%) Azure Machine Learning
13 4 (0.24%) Taleo
14 3 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
15 2 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
15 2 (0.12%) CloudFront
15 2 (0.12%) Google Apps
15 2 (0.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 96 (5.77%) SAN
2 64 (3.85%) Internet
3 44 (2.64%) LAN
4 43 (2.58%) Firewall
5 39 (2.34%) WAN
6 36 (2.16%) DNS
6 36 (2.16%) TCP/IP
7 33 (1.98%) NAS
8 31 (1.86%) VPN
9 29 (1.74%) HTTP
10 24 (1.44%) Ethernet
11 16 (0.96%) SSL
12 15 (0.90%) Skype
12 15 (0.90%) VoIP
12 15 (0.90%) WebEx
13 14 (0.84%) Intranet
14 11 (0.66%) DHCP
14 11 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
14 11 (0.66%) Network Security
15 10 (0.60%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 387 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 144 (8.65%) MySQL
3 116 (6.97%) Data Warehouse
4 109 (6.55%) Big Data
5 96 (5.77%) Relational Database
6 89 (5.35%) DB2
7 87 (5.23%) Hadoop
8 72 (4.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 60 (3.61%) NoSQL
10 58 (3.49%) MongoDB
11 55 (3.31%) Oracle Database
12 43 (2.58%) BusinessObjects
13 41 (2.46%) RDBMS
14 35 (2.10%) Apache Cassandra
15 34 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
16 32 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 30 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 26 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
19 22 (1.32%) Oracle ODI
19 22 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 60 (3.61%) Git (software)
2 57 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 53 (3.19%) Subversion
4 47 (2.82%) Maven
5 46 (2.76%) Jenkins
6 43 (2.58%) JIRA
6 43 (2.58%) JUnit
7 32 (1.92%) Ant
8 31 (1.86%) Visual Studio
9 25 (1.50%) Selenium
10 23 (1.38%) Hudson
11 20 (1.20%) Talend Open Studio
12 18 (1.08%) Eclipse
12 18 (1.08%) NUnit
13 16 (0.96%) ERwin
14 13 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
15 12 (0.72%) Mockito
15 12 (0.72%) Oracle APEX
16 10 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 9 (0.54%) Cucumber
General
1 440 (26.44%) Finance
2 173 (10.40%) Telecoms
3 168 (10.10%) Banking
4 149 (8.95%) Retail
5 102 (6.13%) Marketing
6 52 (3.13%) Publishing
7 44 (2.64%) Manufacturing
8 37 (2.22%) Legal
9 29 (1.74%) Games
10 16 (0.96%) Back Office
10 16 (0.96%) Front Office
10 16 (0.96%) Investment Banking
10 16 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
11 15 (0.90%) Billing
12 14 (0.84%) Electronics
13 12 (0.72%) Retail Banking
14 11 (0.66%) Financial Institution
15 9 (0.54%) Law
16 7 (0.42%) Local Government
17 6 (0.36%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 744 (44.71%) Architect
2 278 (16.71%) Developer
3 256 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 227 (13.64%) Technical Architect
5 137 (8.23%) Analyst
6 96 (5.77%) .NET Developer
7 93 (5.59%) Consultant
7 93 (5.59%) Infrastructure Architect
8 92 (5.53%) C# Developer
9 83 (4.99%) Senior Developer
10 78 (4.69%) Senior Architect
11 65 (3.91%) C# .NET Developer
12 61 (3.67%) Business Analyst
13 55 (3.31%) Technical Leader
14 54 (3.25%) Data Architect
15 53 (3.19%) Java Architect
16 48 (2.88%) ASP.NET Developer
16 48 (2.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 44 (2.64%) Java Developer
17 44 (2.64%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 367 (22.06%) .NET
2 205 (12.32%) HTML
3 187 (11.24%) XML
4 166 (9.98%) CSS
5 158 (9.50%) Web Services
6 155 (9.31%) ASP.NET
7 101 (6.07%) Middleware
8 98 (5.89%) jQuery
9 92 (5.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 88 (5.29%) .NET Framework
11 82 (4.93%) HTML5
12 71 (4.27%) REST
13 70 (4.21%) AngularJS
14 63 (3.79%) J2EE
15 62 (3.73%) SOAP
16 61 (3.67%) Spring
17 55 (3.31%) WCF
18 50 (3.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 49 (2.94%) WPF
20 43 (2.58%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 219 (13.16%) Data Centre
2 205 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
3 175 (10.52%) Computer Science
4 105 (6.31%) Management Information System
5 79 (4.75%) Enterprise Software
6 68 (4.09%) Clustering
7 64 (3.85%) User Experience
8 51 (3.06%) CMDB
8 51 (3.06%) Replication
9 44 (2.64%) Mobile App
10 39 (2.34%) Data Integration
11 25 (1.50%) Public Cloud
12 24 (1.44%) Client/Server
12 24 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 24 (1.44%) Visualisation
13 23 (1.38%) Taxonomies
14 22 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
14 22 (1.32%) Private Cloud
14 22 (1.32%) Security Operations Centre
15 20 (1.20%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 242 (14.54%) Windows
2 172 (10.34%) Linux
3 94 (5.65%) Unix
4 82 (4.93%) Windows Server
5 39 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 33 (1.98%) Solaris
8 27 (1.62%) Apple iOS
9 26 (1.56%) Android
10 24 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (1.14%) SUSE
12 18 (1.08%) Windows 7
13 17 (1.02%) AIX
14 15 (0.90%) Windows 10
15 10 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (0.54%) Windows XP
17 6 (0.36%) Debian
18 4 (0.24%) Windows Phone
19 2 (0.12%) CentOS
19 2 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 498 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
2 286 (17.19%) Project Management
3 254 (15.26%) TOGAF
4 203 (12.20%) Presales
5 198 (11.90%) CRM
5 198 (11.90%) Migration
6 194 (11.66%) SOA
7 174 (10.46%) ITIL
8 162 (9.74%) Scrum
9 159 (9.56%) Enterprise Architecture
10 158 (9.50%) MVC
11 147 (8.83%) Service Delivery
12 144 (8.65%) Business Intelligence
13 139 (8.35%) Software Engineering
13 139 (8.35%) Stakeholder Management
14 132 (7.93%) TDD
15 128 (7.69%) E-Commerce
16 126 (7.57%) PRINCE2
17 122 (7.33%) Business Development
18 116 (6.97%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 327 (19.65%) SQL
2 294 (17.67%) Java
3 257 (15.44%) C#
4 220 (13.22%) JavaScript
5 95 (5.71%) PHP
6 84 (5.05%) C
7 60 (3.61%) T-SQL
8 58 (3.49%) Python
9 43 (2.58%) Perl
10 34 (2.04%) C++
11 28 (1.68%) PowerShell
12 23 (1.38%) PL/SQL
13 22 (1.32%) Apex Code
13 22 (1.32%) Ruby
13 22 (1.32%) Scala
14 21 (1.26%) Go
15 20 (1.20%) Bash Shell
16 18 (1.08%) Groovy
17 12 (0.72%) R
18 10 (0.60%) Jython
Qualifications
1 311 (18.69%) Degree
2 68 (4.09%) Security Cleared
3 56 (3.37%) PMI Certification
4 54 (3.25%) PMP
5 53 (3.19%) ISEB
6 51 (3.06%) CISSP
7 29 (1.74%) DV Cleared
8 27 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 27 (1.62%) SC Cleared
9 19 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (0.96%) MCSE
11 15 (0.90%) CCNP
11 15 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 11 (0.66%) CCNA
12 11 (0.66%) CISM
12 11 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
13 9 (0.54%) CISA
14 7 (0.42%) MCTS
14 7 (0.42%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (5.95%) QA
2 41 (2.46%) Data Quality
3 33 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (1.74%) PCI DSS
5 23 (1.38%) SLA
6 16 (0.96%) COBIT
7 15 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 14 (0.84%) ISO27002
9 7 (0.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 7 (0.42%) Solvency II
10 6 (0.36%) RMADS
11 4 (0.24%) HIPAA
12 3 (0.18%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 2 (0.12%) ISAE 3402
13 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
13 2 (0.12%) ISO27005
14 1 (0.060%) GPG13
14 1 (0.060%) HL7
System Software
1 151 (9.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 116 (6.97%) Active Directory
3 15 (0.90%) Hyper-V
3 15 (0.90%) VMware ESX
4 13 (0.78%) XenApp
5 12 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (0.66%) Docker
6 11 (0.66%) HDFS
7 8 (0.48%) Firmware
8 7 (0.42%) GPFS
8 7 (0.42%) vSphere
9 6 (0.36%) vCloud
10 5 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.24%) Apache Flume
12 3 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.18%) Varnish
12 3 (0.18%) Xen
12 3 (0.18%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.18%) XenServer
13 1 (0.060%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 42 (2.52%) SCVMM
2 35 (2.10%) Hyperic
3 30 (1.80%) SCCM
4 19 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (1.14%) Puppet
5 16 (0.96%) Ansible
6 15 (0.90%) logstash
6 15 (0.90%) NetBackup
7 14 (0.84%) Unicenter
8 12 (0.72%) Kibana
8 12 (0.72%) Oracle Identity Management
8 12 (0.72%) Salt
9 9 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 8 (0.48%) Data Guard
10 8 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
10 8 (0.48%) Oracle ZFS
10 8 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 7 (0.42%) CA Wily
11 7 (0.42%) SCOM
12 6 (0.36%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 358 (21.51%) Oracle
2 306 (18.39%) Microsoft
3 177 (10.64%) VMware
4 126 (7.57%) SAP
5 122 (7.33%) Citrix
6 112 (6.73%) IBM
7 109 (6.55%) Cisco
8 104 (6.25%) HP
9 99 (5.95%) NetApp
10 64 (3.85%) Juniper
11 54 (3.25%) CheckPoint
12 50 (3.00%) Symantec
13 47 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
14 46 (2.76%) EMC
15 41 (2.46%) SolarWinds
16 40 (2.40%) BMC
17 34 (2.04%) ATG
18 27 (1.62%) CA
18 27 (1.62%) Sitecore
19 25 (1.50%) Hyperion
City, London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Grays Search & Selection
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
West Byfleet, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Annual Bonus 10%, Full Company Pensi
Posted: 20 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Centric Resource
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 - £120,000 (+ top tier package!!)
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £110,000 (+ top tier package!!)
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - 60000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £540 - £650 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £90000 - £115000 per annum + Excellent environment and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Competative Package
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Virtusa UK Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
United Kingdom
Capgemini UK
Posted: 3 days ago
United Kingdom
Capgemini UK
Posted: 3 days ago
United Kingdom
Capgemini UK
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincolnshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, pension, flexi-hours
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Car allowance + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package, Health Care, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago