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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 358 340 321
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -19
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 818 982 1121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.82% 0.91% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.05% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 634 745 855
Median salary £65,000 £57,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.55% +0.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,316 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -4.87%

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
87589 93360 100944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 86.37% 85.34%
Number of salaries quoted 73004 75835 82109
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 £31,500 £31,000
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 28 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 28 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 -32 775 £66,500 +10.83% 95
London +5 376 £72,500 +7.40% 45
South East -29 122 £57,500 +15.00% 14
West Midlands +43 81 £55,000 -8.33% 8
City of London +12 64 £75,000 +3.44% 11
South West -17 44 £72,500 +61.11% 4
North West -27 44 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Birmingham +22 43 £55,000 - 5
East of England +21 38 £49,000 -24.61% 3
Yorkshire -36 33 £52,000 +9.47% 9
West Yorkshire 0 32 £51,750 -1.42% 9
Scotland -1 27 £55,000 - 1
Hampshire +3 26 £61,250 +75.00% 4
Leeds -10 25 £65,750 +38.42% 1
East Midlands +19 24 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Oxfordshire +4 23 £50,000 +44.92% 1
Surrey -40 23 £67,500 +42.10% 4
Nottinghamshire +19 19 £53,750 -4.44%
Nottingham +19 19 £53,750 -4.44%
Hertfordshire +16 19 £67,500 -21.73% 3
Manchester -32 19 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Berkshire +2 18 £72,000 +25.21% 3
Cheshire +9 16 £68,853 +53.00%
Oxford +16 15 £47,500 -17.39% 1
West Sussex +10 15 £60,000 +14.28%
Glasgow -11 15 £40,000 -23.27%
Wiltshire +18 14 £72,500 -
Bristol -2 14 £52,500 -16.00% 1
Swindon +7 13 £72,500 -
Guildford -10 12 £80,000 +45.45% 1

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 487 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
2 420 (26.58%) Finance
3 344 (21.77%) .NET
4 341 (21.58%) SQL Server
5 339 (21.46%) Oracle
6 310 (19.62%) Degree
7 296 (18.73%) Java
8 289 (18.29%) SQL
9 279 (17.66%) Microsoft
9 279 (17.66%) Project Management
10 268 (16.96%) TOGAF
11 234 (14.81%) C#
12 223 (14.11%) Windows
13 206 (13.04%) JavaScript
14 204 (12.91%) Data Centre
15 203 (12.85%) Analytical Skills
16 197 (12.47%) HTML
17 192 (12.15%) CRM
18 191 (12.09%) Presales
19 189 (11.96%) SOA
20 185 (11.71%) Computer Science
21 179 (11.33%) Migration
22 177 (11.20%) ITIL
22 177 (11.20%) Enterprise Architecture
23 168 (10.63%) Linux
24 167 (10.57%) VMware
24 167 (10.57%) Telecoms
25 161 (10.19%) XML
26 160 (10.13%) Web Services
26 160 (10.13%) Retail

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 73 (4.62%) WebSphere
2 47 (2.97%) SharePoint
3 43 (2.72%) JBoss
4 42 (2.66%) CMS
4 42 (2.66%) IIS
5 41 (2.59%) WebLogic
6 38 (2.41%) Tomcat
7 32 (2.03%) Apache
8 30 (1.90%) Apache Spark
9 25 (1.58%) MS Exchange
10 23 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
10 23 (1.46%) Jetty
11 20 (1.27%) Node.js
12 19 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
12 19 (1.20%) Skype for Business
13 18 (1.14%) Apache Solr
14 17 (1.08%) OpenStack
15 16 (1.01%) Mule
15 16 (1.01%) nginx
16 14 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 115 (7.28%) MS Excel
2 42 (2.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 20 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.57%) MS Office
5 8 (0.51%) MS Project
5 8 (0.51%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.19%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.13%) SPSS
8 1 (0.063%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 50 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (1.65%) Oracle Retail
3 18 (1.14%) Oracle Financials
3 18 (1.14%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 17 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 13 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (0.82%) SAP GRC
6 11 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
7 9 (0.57%) SAP SCM
8 8 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
9 7 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
10 6 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
10 6 (0.38%) SAP ERP
11 5 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
12 3 (0.19%) Primavera
12 3 (0.19%) SAP SD
13 2 (0.13%) SAP CO
13 2 (0.13%) SAP CRM
13 2 (0.13%) SAP FI
13 2 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 151 (9.56%) Amazon AWS
2 143 (9.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 106 (6.71%) SaaS
4 88 (5.57%) PaaS
5 85 (5.38%) IaaS
6 55 (3.48%) Amazon EC2
7 33 (2.09%) Office 365
8 25 (1.58%) Force.com
9 20 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (0.51%) GitHub
11 7 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
13 5 (0.32%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.25%) Adobe Analytics
15 2 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
15 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
15 2 (0.13%) Heroku
15 2 (0.13%) Taleo
16 1 (0.063%) HP Helion
16 1 (0.063%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 75 (4.75%) SAN
2 50 (3.16%) Firewall
3 48 (3.04%) Internet
4 36 (2.28%) LAN
4 36 (2.28%) VPN
5 34 (2.15%) DNS
6 31 (1.96%) TCP/IP
7 30 (1.90%) WAN
8 28 (1.77%) HTTP
9 25 (1.58%) NAS
10 19 (1.20%) SSL
11 17 (1.08%) VoIP
12 15 (0.95%) Skype
13 14 (0.89%) Ethernet
13 14 (0.89%) Intranet
13 14 (0.89%) LDAP
14 13 (0.82%) Intrusion Detection
14 13 (0.82%) Network Security
14 13 (0.82%) WebEx
15 11 (0.70%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 341 (21.58%) SQL Server
2 147 (9.30%) MySQL
3 98 (6.20%) Relational Database
4 97 (6.14%) Big Data
5 95 (6.01%) Data Warehouse
6 84 (5.32%) DB2
7 79 (5.00%) Hadoop
8 60 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
9 57 (3.61%) NoSQL
10 52 (3.29%) MongoDB
11 45 (2.85%) Oracle Database
12 39 (2.47%) RDBMS
13 32 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
13 32 (2.03%) BusinessObjects
14 28 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
15 27 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 26 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 25 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
18 18 (1.14%) Redis
18 18 (1.14%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 63 (3.99%) Git (software)
2 52 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 49 (3.10%) Subversion
4 46 (2.91%) Maven
5 45 (2.85%) Jenkins
5 45 (2.85%) JUnit
6 42 (2.66%) JIRA
7 27 (1.71%) Ant
8 26 (1.65%) Talend Open Studio
9 25 (1.58%) Visual Studio
10 24 (1.52%) Selenium
11 23 (1.46%) Hudson
12 18 (1.14%) Eclipse
13 16 (1.01%) ERwin
13 16 (1.01%) Oracle APEX
14 14 (0.89%) NUnit
14 14 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
15 10 (0.63%) Mockito
16 9 (0.57%) Cucumber
17 8 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 420 (26.58%) Finance
2 167 (10.57%) Telecoms
3 160 (10.13%) Retail
4 150 (9.49%) Banking
5 80 (5.06%) Marketing
6 57 (3.61%) Publishing
7 37 (2.34%) Manufacturing
8 36 (2.28%) Games
9 33 (2.09%) Legal
10 19 (1.20%) Back Office
11 17 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
12 16 (1.01%) Billing
13 15 (0.95%) Front Office
14 14 (0.89%) Retail Banking
15 13 (0.82%) Electronics
16 12 (0.76%) Investment Banking
17 10 (0.63%) Law
18 7 (0.44%) Financial Institution
19 6 (0.38%) Automotive
19 6 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 713 (45.13%) Architect
2 281 (17.78%) Developer
3 261 (16.52%) Solutions Architect
4 198 (12.53%) Technical Architect
5 129 (8.16%) Analyst
6 96 (6.08%) Infrastructure Architect
7 91 (5.76%) Senior Developer
8 90 (5.70%) .NET Developer
8 90 (5.70%) Consultant
9 86 (5.44%) C# Developer
10 82 (5.19%) Senior Architect
11 62 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
12 61 (3.86%) Business Analyst
13 59 (3.73%) Java Architect
14 49 (3.10%) ASP.NET Developer
14 49 (3.10%) Technical Leader
15 48 (3.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 46 (2.91%) Data Architect
16 46 (2.91%) Lead Developer
17 45 (2.85%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (21.77%) .NET
2 197 (12.47%) HTML
3 161 (10.19%) XML
4 160 (10.13%) Web Services
5 159 (10.06%) CSS
6 131 (8.29%) ASP.NET
7 104 (6.58%) Middleware
8 87 (5.51%) AngularJS
9 84 (5.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 83 (5.25%) jQuery
11 80 (5.06%) .NET Framework
12 78 (4.94%) HTML5
13 68 (4.30%) REST
14 62 (3.92%) Spring
15 61 (3.86%) SOAP
16 57 (3.61%) J2EE
17 44 (2.78%) WCF
18 41 (2.59%) WPF
19 39 (2.47%) Entity Framework
20 38 (2.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 204 (12.91%) Data Centre
2 203 (12.85%) Analytical Skills
3 185 (11.71%) Computer Science
4 103 (6.52%) Management Information System
5 77 (4.87%) Enterprise Software
6 67 (4.24%) User Experience
7 57 (3.61%) CMDB
8 49 (3.10%) Clustering
9 46 (2.91%) Replication
10 40 (2.53%) Data Integration
11 39 (2.47%) Mobile App
12 28 (1.77%) Public Cloud
13 23 (1.46%) Private Cloud
14 22 (1.39%) Security Operations Centre
15 21 (1.33%) Client/Server
15 21 (1.33%) Visualisation
16 19 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
17 18 (1.14%) Taxonomies
18 16 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 15 (0.95%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 223 (14.11%) Windows
2 168 (10.63%) Linux
3 81 (5.13%) Unix
4 76 (4.81%) Windows Server
5 34 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (1.52%) Apple iOS
9 21 (1.33%) Solaris
10 20 (1.27%) Android
11 17 (1.08%) Windows 7
12 16 (1.01%) AIX
13 15 (0.95%) Windows 10
14 11 (0.70%) SUSE
15 9 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (0.51%) Debian
17 7 (0.44%) Windows Phone
18 4 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
19 3 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
19 3 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 487 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
2 279 (17.66%) Project Management
3 268 (16.96%) TOGAF
4 192 (12.15%) CRM
5 191 (12.09%) Presales
6 189 (11.96%) SOA
7 179 (11.33%) Migration
8 177 (11.20%) Enterprise Architecture
8 177 (11.20%) ITIL
9 147 (9.30%) Service Delivery
10 145 (9.18%) Scrum
11 140 (8.86%) MVC
11 140 (8.86%) Software Engineering
12 135 (8.54%) TDD
13 130 (8.23%) E-Commerce
14 129 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
15 126 (7.97%) PRINCE2
16 120 (7.59%) SDLC
17 118 (7.47%) Stakeholder Management
18 116 (7.34%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 296 (18.73%) Java
2 289 (18.29%) SQL
3 234 (14.81%) C#
4 206 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 90 (5.70%) PHP
6 74 (4.68%) C
7 47 (2.97%) Perl
7 47 (2.97%) Python
8 44 (2.78%) T-SQL
9 36 (2.28%) C++
10 26 (1.65%) Apex Code
11 23 (1.46%) Go
11 23 (1.46%) PowerShell
12 21 (1.33%) Bash Shell
12 21 (1.33%) Ruby
13 19 (1.20%) PL/SQL
14 18 (1.14%) Groovy
15 17 (1.08%) Scala
16 10 (0.63%) Shell Script
17 9 (0.57%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 310 (19.62%) Degree
2 61 (3.86%) PMI Certification
2 61 (3.86%) Security Cleared
3 59 (3.73%) PMP
4 57 (3.61%) ISEB
5 54 (3.42%) CISSP
6 30 (1.90%) SC Cleared
7 26 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (1.39%) DV Cleared
9 20 (1.27%) CCNP
10 13 (0.82%) CISM
11 12 (0.76%) CCNA
11 12 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 11 (0.70%) CISA
12 11 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
14 8 (0.51%) CCIE
14 8 (0.51%) CLAS
15 6 (0.38%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (6.77%) QA
2 40 (2.53%) Data Quality
3 38 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (1.90%) PCI DSS
5 19 (1.20%) SLA
6 16 (1.01%) COBIT
7 14 (0.89%) ISO27002
8 12 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 9 (0.57%) Solvency II
10 8 (0.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 8 (0.51%) RMADS
11 4 (0.25%) HIPAA
12 3 (0.19%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 2 (0.13%) ISAE 3402
13 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
13 2 (0.13%) ISO27005
14 1 (0.063%) Basel III
14 1 (0.063%) GPG13
14 1 (0.063%) ISO20022
14 1 (0.063%) SEPA
System Software
1 146 (9.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 99 (6.27%) Active Directory
3 21 (1.33%) Hyper-V
4 12 (0.76%) Docker
5 11 (0.70%) HDFS
5 11 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
5 11 (0.70%) VMware ESX
5 11 (0.70%) XenApp
6 9 (0.57%) Firmware
7 8 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.38%) vCloud
9 5 (0.32%) GPFS
9 5 (0.32%) vSphere
9 5 (0.32%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.25%) Apache Flume
10 4 (0.25%) NFS
11 3 (0.19%) Varnish
11 3 (0.19%) Xen
11 3 (0.19%) XenServer
12 2 (0.13%) Squid
Systems Management
1 45 (2.85%) SCVMM
2 29 (1.84%) SCCM
3 28 (1.77%) Hyperic
4 19 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (1.14%) Puppet
6 17 (1.08%) Ansible
6 17 (1.08%) NetBackup
7 15 (0.95%) logstash
7 15 (0.95%) Unicenter
8 13 (0.82%) Kibana
8 13 (0.82%) Salt
9 9 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
9 9 (0.57%) Oracle ZFS
9 9 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 7 (0.44%) Data Guard
10 7 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Management
11 6 (0.38%) CA Wily
11 6 (0.38%) HP SiteScope
12 5 (0.32%) Hadoop YARN
12 5 (0.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 339 (21.46%) Oracle
2 279 (17.66%) Microsoft
3 167 (10.57%) VMware
4 120 (7.59%) IBM
5 118 (7.47%) SAP
6 109 (6.90%) Citrix
7 108 (6.84%) Cisco
8 97 (6.14%) HP
9 94 (5.95%) NetApp
10 78 (4.94%) Juniper
11 52 (3.29%) Salesforce.com
12 50 (3.16%) EMC
13 48 (3.04%) CheckPoint
14 43 (2.72%) BMC
15 42 (2.66%) Symantec
16 37 (2.34%) ATG
17 34 (2.15%) SolarWinds
18 29 (1.84%) CA
19 27 (1.71%) PeopleSoft
20 26 (1.65%) Hyperion
London
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package, Health Care, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
North West London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + 15% flex + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits £20K Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits inc pension, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits including car & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Montash
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 22 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits including car
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20% bonus, pension, medical, shares
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, share options
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
UK
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £65 - £75 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £37000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £85,000 + a very generous bonus and car allowance plus much
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £60k plus performance bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago