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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 329 378 353
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -25
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 775 873 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.87% 0.81% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.93% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 557 675 758
Median salary £72,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.20% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £55,000 £56,000
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -1.78%

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
78721 93895 98432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.10% 87.48% 85.64%
Number of salaries quoted 64899 77524 80842
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 3 December 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 3 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
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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 +10 702 £72,500 +16.00% 74
London +25 364 £75,000 +10.29% 39
South East -14 101 £50,000 -20.00% 8
Surrey +8 59 £47,500 -9.52% 2
South West +35 46 £80,000 +60.00% 6
West Midlands -2 46 £66,250 +20.45% 3
City of London +29 40 £60,000 -22.58% 11
East of England +26 38 £60,000 +4.34% 2
Nottinghamshire +38 36 £75,000 -
East Midlands +36 36 £75,000 +102.70% 5
Nottingham +32 36 £75,000 -
Birmingham +5 36 £75,000 +49.25% 2
Bristol +44 34 £80,000 +88.23% 1
Scotland +36 25 £69,750 +26.81% 2
Yorkshire -14 24 £75,000 +50.00% 3
North West -33 24 £57,500 - 7
Glasgow +29 22 £69,750 -0.35%
Guildford +19 14 £45,000 -14.28%
South Yorkshire +15 13 £75,000 -
Bedfordshire +13 13 £65,000 +52.94%
Hampshire -4 13 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Manchester -23 13 £52,500 -4.54% 3
Sheffield +23 11 £75,000 -
Woking +18 11 £47,500 -29.62% 1
Buckinghamshire -8 11 £50,000 -31.03% 1
Berkshire +39 10 £80,000 -
Luton - 10 £68,750 -
Hertfordshire +1 9 £87,500 +45.83% 2
Suffolk -5 9 £60,000 -
Milton Keynes +9 8 £50,000 -33.33% 1

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 589 (35.68%) Agile Software Development
2 582 (35.25%) Finance
3 527 (31.92%) Java
4 384 (23.26%) .NET
5 350 (21.20%) Retail
6 342 (20.71%) Oracle
7 337 (20.41%) TOGAF
8 326 (19.75%) Degree
9 261 (15.81%) Microsoft
10 257 (15.57%) SQL
11 256 (15.51%) Amazon AWS
12 247 (14.96%) SQL Server
13 243 (14.72%) Big Data
14 234 (14.17%) JavaScript
15 229 (13.87%) Project Management
16 228 (13.81%) ITIL
17 227 (13.75%) SaaS
18 222 (13.45%) Web Services
19 220 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
20 211 (12.78%) SOA
21 209 (12.66%) Computer Science
21 209 (12.66%) Data Centre
22 207 (12.54%) CRM
23 206 (12.48%) Banking
24 203 (12.30%) Presales
25 201 (12.17%) HTML
26 200 (12.11%) Python
27 197 (11.93%) Software Engineering
28 189 (11.45%) Microsoft Azure
29 186 (11.27%) Analytical Skills

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 79 (4.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 67 (4.06%) Apache
3 53 (3.21%) SharePoint
4 48 (2.91%) WebSphere
5 45 (2.73%) IIS
6 43 (2.60%) Tomcat
7 42 (2.54%) JBoss
8 34 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
8 34 (2.06%) OpenStack
9 33 (2.00%) Apache Spark
9 33 (2.00%) NetWeaver
10 31 (1.88%) MS Exchange
11 26 (1.57%) CMS
12 24 (1.45%) WebLogic
13 20 (1.21%) nginx
14 19 (1.15%) Apache Pig
15 17 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
15 17 (1.03%) Jetty
16 15 (0.91%) SAS
17 14 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 165 (9.99%) MS Excel
2 30 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (0.67%) MS Office
3 11 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.61%) SPSS
5 9 (0.55%) MS Project
6 1 (0.061%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.061%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.061%) Siemens NX
6 1 (0.061%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 30 (1.82%) SAP ERP
2 25 (1.51%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 24 (1.45%) Oracle Financials
3 24 (1.45%) Oracle Retail
4 22 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 22 (1.33%) SAP GRC
5 19 (1.15%) Sentinel
6 15 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 14 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
8 13 (0.79%) SAP MII
9 12 (0.73%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 12 (0.73%) Cognos Planning
10 10 (0.61%) SAP CRM
11 8 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
12 7 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
12 7 (0.42%) SAP CO
12 7 (0.42%) SAP FI
12 7 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
13 4 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
14 3 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 256 (15.51%) Amazon AWS
2 227 (13.75%) SaaS
3 189 (11.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 135 (8.18%) PaaS
5 123 (7.45%) IaaS
6 84 (5.09%) Amazon EC2
7 47 (2.85%) Office 365
8 31 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
9 21 (1.27%) Force.com
10 13 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
10 13 (0.79%) Heroku
11 10 (0.61%) Amazon EMR
12 8 (0.48%) Oracle CX
13 7 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
14 6 (0.36%) OpenShift
14 6 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
14 6 (0.36%) Veeva
15 4 (0.24%) CloudFront
15 4 (0.24%) Google App Engine
15 4 (0.24%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 63 (3.82%) Firewall
2 54 (3.27%) Internet
3 50 (3.03%) LAN
4 49 (2.97%) HTTP
5 46 (2.79%) DNS
6 38 (2.30%) WAN
7 35 (2.12%) SSL
8 34 (2.06%) TCP/IP
9 32 (1.94%) VPN
10 24 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
10 24 (1.45%) SAN
11 23 (1.39%) Wireless
12 21 (1.27%) IPsec
12 21 (1.27%) Unified Communications
13 17 (1.03%) DHCP
13 17 (1.03%) MPLS
14 13 (0.79%) Ethernet
14 13 (0.79%) WLAN
15 12 (0.73%) ISDN
15 12 (0.73%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (14.96%) SQL Server
2 243 (14.72%) Big Data
3 161 (9.75%) MySQL
4 141 (8.54%) NoSQL
5 129 (7.81%) MongoDB
6 95 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
7 84 (5.09%) Relational Database
8 74 (4.48%) Apache Cassandra
9 62 (3.76%) Hadoop
10 58 (3.51%) DB2
11 45 (2.73%) Oracle Database
12 42 (2.54%) SAP HANA
13 40 (2.42%) RDBMS
14 34 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
15 28 (1.70%) HBase
16 26 (1.57%) Redis
17 21 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 20 (1.21%) Sqoop
19 19 (1.15%) Apache Hive
20 17 (1.03%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 73 (4.42%) Git (software)
2 28 (1.70%) Maven
3 27 (1.64%) Jenkins
3 27 (1.64%) JUnit
3 27 (1.64%) webpack
4 25 (1.51%) Babel
5 19 (1.15%) Subversion
6 18 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
7 17 (1.03%) ERwin
8 16 (0.97%) Cucumber
8 16 (0.97%) Visual Studio
9 15 (0.91%) JIRA
10 14 (0.85%) Mocha
11 13 (0.79%) LoadRunner
12 12 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 11 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
13 11 (0.67%) Selenium
13 11 (0.67%) Talend Open Studio
13 11 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (0.61%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 582 (35.25%) Finance
2 350 (21.20%) Retail
3 206 (12.48%) Banking
4 184 (11.14%) Telecoms
5 103 (6.24%) Legal
6 70 (4.24%) Publishing
7 52 (3.15%) Manufacturing
8 39 (2.36%) Marketing
9 36 (2.18%) Advertising
10 30 (1.82%) Games
11 25 (1.51%) Investment Banking
12 22 (1.33%) Back Office
13 19 (1.15%) Local Government
14 18 (1.09%) Law
15 14 (0.85%) Front Office
16 12 (0.73%) Financial Institution
17 10 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (0.61%) Retail Banking
18 8 (0.48%) Electronics
19 5 (0.30%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 837 (50.70%) Architect
2 329 (19.93%) Technical Architect
3 296 (17.93%) Solutions Architect
4 220 (13.33%) Developer
5 111 (6.72%) Consultant
6 102 (6.18%) Java Architect
7 87 (5.27%) Infrastructure Architect
8 80 (4.85%) Enterprise Architect
9 72 (4.36%) Data Architect
10 64 (3.88%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
11 59 (3.57%) Java Software Architect
11 59 (3.57%) Senior Developer
12 58 (3.51%) .NET Architect
12 58 (3.51%) Java Technical Architect
13 55 (3.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
14 53 (3.21%) .NET Technical Architect
15 52 (3.15%) Enterprise Technical Architect
16 51 (3.09%) Software Engineer
17 50 (3.03%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
18 47 (2.85%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 384 (23.26%) .NET
2 222 (13.45%) Web Services
3 201 (12.17%) HTML
4 152 (9.21%) Middleware
5 130 (7.87%) AngularJS
6 118 (7.15%) CSS
7 113 (6.84%) Node.js
8 110 (6.66%) XML
9 102 (6.18%) HTML5
10 94 (5.69%) REST
11 80 (4.85%) React
12 67 (4.06%) Spring
13 57 (3.45%) jQuery
14 55 (3.33%) JSON
14 55 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 52 (3.15%) J2EE
16 51 (3.09%) SOAP
17 50 (3.03%) ASP.NET
17 50 (3.03%) JMS
18 44 (2.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 220 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 209 (12.66%) Computer Science
2 209 (12.66%) Data Centre
3 186 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
4 129 (7.81%) Management Information System
5 65 (3.94%) User Experience
6 63 (3.82%) Public Cloud
7 59 (3.57%) CMDB
8 48 (2.91%) Data Integration
9 41 (2.48%) Hybrid Cloud
10 36 (2.18%) Client/Server
10 36 (2.18%) Visualisation
11 33 (2.00%) Mathematics
12 30 (1.82%) Mobile App
13 26 (1.57%) Private Cloud
14 20 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 19 (1.15%) NHS
16 18 (1.09%) Blockchain
17 17 (1.03%) Equities
18 16 (0.97%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 173 (10.48%) Windows
2 126 (7.63%) Linux
3 52 (3.15%) Unix
4 40 (2.42%) Windows Server
5 31 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (1.27%) Android
8 21 (1.27%) Apple iOS
9 16 (0.97%) Windows XP
10 15 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (0.73%) AIX
12 7 (0.42%) Solaris
13 6 (0.36%) Debian
13 6 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
14 5 (0.30%) Windows Phone
14 5 (0.30%) Windows Phone 8
15 4 (0.24%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.24%) Windows 7
16 3 (0.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 589 (35.68%) Agile Software Development
2 337 (20.41%) TOGAF
3 229 (13.87%) Project Management
4 228 (13.81%) ITIL
5 211 (12.78%) SOA
6 207 (12.54%) CRM
7 203 (12.30%) Presales
8 197 (11.93%) Software Engineering
9 182 (11.02%) Zachman Framework
10 164 (9.93%) Enterprise Architecture
11 154 (9.33%) Mentoring
11 154 (9.33%) TDD
12 141 (8.54%) Service Delivery
13 133 (8.06%) DevOps
13 133 (8.06%) Service Management
13 133 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
14 129 (7.81%) E-Commerce
15 124 (7.51%) Migration
16 122 (7.39%) PRINCE2
17 120 (7.27%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 527 (31.92%) Java
2 257 (15.57%) SQL
3 234 (14.17%) JavaScript
4 200 (12.11%) Python
5 184 (11.14%) C#
6 83 (5.03%) PHP
7 63 (3.82%) Ruby
8 46 (2.79%) C
9 42 (2.54%) Perl
9 42 (2.54%) Scala
10 40 (2.42%) C++
10 40 (2.42%) Go
11 28 (1.70%) ES6
12 25 (1.51%) PL/SQL
13 23 (1.39%) Bash Shell
14 22 (1.33%) Apex Code
15 19 (1.15%) ABAP
15 19 (1.15%) PowerShell
15 19 (1.15%) T-SQL
16 15 (0.91%) R
Qualifications
1 326 (19.75%) Degree
2 84 (5.09%) ISEB
3 67 (4.06%) PMI Certification
4 65 (3.94%) PMP
5 54 (3.27%) Security Cleared
6 50 (3.03%) CISSP
7 48 (2.91%) GIAC
8 40 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 38 (2.30%) SC Cleared
10 33 (2.00%) MCSE
11 29 (1.76%) CEH
12 25 (1.51%) GCIH
13 22 (1.33%) CISA
14 18 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
15 17 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
15 17 (1.03%) MCSA
16 16 (0.97%) CISM
17 15 (0.91%) SANS
18 14 (0.85%) CCNP
19 13 (0.79%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (4.85%) QA
2 78 (4.72%) PCI DSS
3 56 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 36 (2.18%) Data Quality
5 23 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 19 (1.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 16 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.30%) COBIT
8 5 (0.30%) SEPA
8 5 (0.30%) SLA
9 4 (0.24%) RMADS
10 3 (0.18%) GCP
11 2 (0.12%) WCAG
12 1 (0.061%) Basel III
12 1 (0.061%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.061%) HL7
12 1 (0.061%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.061%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.061%) MiFID
12 1 (0.061%) TARGET2
System Software
1 154 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 79 (4.78%) Virtual Machines
3 76 (4.60%) Active Directory
4 35 (2.12%) Docker
5 29 (1.76%) Hyper-V
6 17 (1.03%) Apache Flume
7 14 (0.85%) Firmware
8 13 (0.79%) VMware ESX
9 11 (0.67%) XenApp
10 10 (0.61%) HDFS
10 10 (0.61%) vSphere
11 9 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
12 8 (0.48%) XenDesktop
13 7 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
13 7 (0.42%) Xen
14 6 (0.36%) NFS
14 6 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
15 4 (0.24%) LXC
15 4 (0.24%) XenServer
16 3 (0.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 69 (4.18%) SCVMM
2 37 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (1.82%) Ansible
4 27 (1.64%) Puppet
5 21 (1.27%) Kubernetes
6 19 (1.15%) SCOrch
6 19 (1.15%) vRealize
7 17 (1.03%) QRadar
7 17 (1.03%) WSUS
8 15 (0.91%) RSA Security Analytics
9 14 (0.85%) Nessus
10 13 (0.79%) Perfmon
11 11 (0.67%) logstash
12 10 (0.61%) TrustSec
13 9 (0.55%) Kibana
13 9 (0.55%) Microsoft Clustering
13 9 (0.55%) NetBackup
13 9 (0.55%) Salt
14 6 (0.36%) Cisco Prime
14 6 (0.36%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 342 (20.71%) Oracle
2 261 (15.81%) Microsoft
3 167 (10.12%) VMware
4 131 (7.93%) Cisco
5 130 (7.87%) SAP
6 112 (6.78%) IBM
7 107 (6.48%) Citrix
8 89 (5.39%) HP
9 85 (5.15%) CheckPoint
10 84 (5.09%) Juniper
11 62 (3.76%) NetApp
12 59 (3.57%) EMC
13 57 (3.45%) BMC
14 50 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
15 36 (2.18%) F5
16 32 (1.94%) Symantec
17 31 (1.88%) Hyperion
18 29 (1.76%) Google
19 28 (1.70%) Cyber-Ark
20 26 (1.57%) PeopleSoft
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