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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 334 324 297
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -27
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 916 1015 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.83% 0.86% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.04% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 698 755 788
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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
93605 97685 87746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.58% 82.72% 80.80%
Number of salaries quoted 76475 79074 72329
Average salary £50,000 £48,558 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.96% +6.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -8 866 £60,000 - 101
London 0 438 £65,000 -5.79% 49
South East +3 142 £48,500 -4.43% 15
City of London +29 119 £68,750 +1.85% 21
Yorkshire -9 75 £47,500 -5.00% 9
North West +32 72 £49,000 -18.33% 7
Surrey +20 59 £47,500 -17.39% 4
East of England +8 54 £67,500 +35.00% 6
South West -19 54 £50,000 -13.04% 8
Hampshire +16 40 £42,500 - 1
Manchester +21 37 £50,000 -33.33% 4
West Yorkshire -36 36 £55,000 +10.00% 8
Scotland -3 33 £52,316 +16.25% 5
Leeds -33 33 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Hertfordshire +28 32 £67,500 +35.00% 3
Cheshire +15 31 £45,000 -40.00% 2
North Yorkshire +28 30 £47,500 +11.76% 1
York +23 23 £41,500 -1.77%
Bristol -13 22 £62,500 +4.16% 2
Southampton +10 16 £17,500 -30.00%
Gloucestershire +2 16 £40,000 -46.66% 1
Berkshire -40 16 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Guildford +20 14 £56,250 +18.42% 1
Watford +11 14 £86,250 +72.50% 2
Bedfordshire -9 14 £70,000 +40.00%
West Midlands -35 14 £63,750 +27.50% 2
Glasgow +4 13 £65,816 +64.54% 1
Egham -20 13 - -
Oxfordshire +10 11 £48,750 -29.34% 2
Warrington +11 10 £41,750 -

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 568 (28.60%) Agile Software Development
2 537 (27.04%) Finance
3 456 (22.96%) Java
4 428 (21.55%) Microsoft
5 417 (21.00%) Oracle
6 397 (19.99%) SQL
7 364 (18.33%) SQL Server
8 340 (17.12%) Project Management
9 331 (16.67%) .NET
10 322 (16.21%) Windows
11 291 (14.65%) JavaScript
12 288 (14.50%) SOA
13 263 (13.24%) Degree
14 261 (13.14%) Scrum
15 248 (12.49%) VMware
16 247 (12.44%) Web Services
17 240 (12.08%) HTML
18 234 (11.78%) Banking
19 229 (11.53%) C#
20 220 (11.08%) Migration
21 205 (10.32%) Linux
22 204 (10.27%) MS Excel
23 199 (10.02%) Retail
24 190 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
25 189 (9.52%) CRM
26 183 (9.21%) MVC
27 176 (8.86%) Middleware
28 172 (8.66%) ASP.NET
29 170 (8.56%) Business Intelligence
30 168 (8.46%) CSS

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 108 (5.44%) SharePoint
2 57 (2.87%) MS Exchange
3 51 (2.57%) Apache
4 48 (2.42%) SAS
5 39 (1.96%) WebSphere
6 37 (1.86%) CMS
7 35 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2010
8 33 (1.66%) NServiceBus
8 33 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2007
9 32 (1.61%) IIS
10 31 (1.56%) Apache Pig
11 30 (1.51%) Node.js
11 30 (1.51%) Lync
12 28 (1.41%) WebLogic
12 28 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 25 (1.26%) Tomcat
14 23 (1.16%) MQSeries
15 21 (1.06%) NetWeaver
15 21 (1.06%) OpenStack
16 19 (0.96%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 204 (10.27%) MS Excel
2 62 (3.12%) MS Office
3 34 (1.71%) SPSS
4 13 (0.65%) PowerPivot
5 10 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.35%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 75 (3.78%) Oracle EBS
2 58 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 25 (1.26%) SAP SCM
4 18 (0.91%) Adobe Campaign
5 11 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
6 10 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
6 10 (0.50%) Oracle Retail
7 7 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
8 6 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (0.25%) Cognos Planning
9 5 (0.25%) Oracle FAH
10 4 (0.20%) Magento
10 4 (0.20%) Agresso
11 3 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
11 3 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
11 3 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
11 3 (0.15%) RMDS
11 3 (0.15%) Oracle TCA
12 2 (0.10%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 114 (5.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 108 (5.44%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (2.77%) Cloud Computing
4 50 (2.52%) Office 365
5 49 (2.47%) SaaS
6 32 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
7 30 (1.51%) Amazon EMR
8 28 (1.41%) IaaS
9 24 (1.21%) PaaS
10 18 (0.91%) Silverpop
11 13 (0.65%) Google Apps
12 12 (0.60%) Terremark
13 10 (0.50%) GitHub
14 8 (0.40%) Force.com
14 8 (0.40%) Mimecast
15 6 (0.30%) Amazon S3
16 5 (0.25%) Route 53
16 5 (0.25%) Amazon Glacier
16 5 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 3 (0.15%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 136 (6.85%) Firewall
2 135 (6.80%) SAN
3 98 (4.93%) Internet
4 51 (2.57%) VPN
5 50 (2.52%) WAN
6 47 (2.37%) Network Security
7 37 (1.86%) TCP/IP
8 36 (1.81%) HTTP
9 35 (1.76%) DNS
10 32 (1.61%) NAS
11 30 (1.51%) Wireless
12 27 (1.36%) Cisco ASA
12 27 (1.36%) FTP
13 26 (1.31%) Broadband
13 26 (1.31%) LAN
14 24 (1.21%) SSL
15 23 (1.16%) DHCP
16 22 (1.11%) VoIP
16 22 (1.11%) MPLS
16 22 (1.11%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 364 (18.33%) SQL Server
2 105 (5.29%) Data Warehouse
3 104 (5.24%) Relational Database
4 81 (4.08%) RDBMS
5 80 (4.03%) Big Data
6 78 (3.93%) MySQL
7 71 (3.58%) DB2
8 68 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 68 (3.42%) Oracle Database
9 62 (3.12%) Hadoop
10 61 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 59 (2.97%) NoSQL
12 55 (2.77%) MongoDB
13 38 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
14 35 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 32 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
16 31 (1.56%) HBase
16 31 (1.56%) Apache Hive
17 30 (1.51%) Oracle Database 11g
18 28 (1.41%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 53 (2.67%) Git (software)
1 53 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 50 (2.52%) Visual Studio
3 46 (2.32%) Subversion
4 45 (2.27%) Talend Open Studio
5 38 (1.91%) Maven
6 31 (1.56%) NUnit
7 30 (1.51%) TeamCity
8 27 (1.36%) ReSharper
9 26 (1.31%) Moq
9 26 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
10 25 (1.26%) JIRA
11 24 (1.21%) ERwin
12 23 (1.16%) Fiddler
12 23 (1.16%) Robot Framework
12 23 (1.16%) PostSharp
13 22 (1.11%) Jenkins
14 16 (0.81%) Ant
15 13 (0.65%) JUnit
16 12 (0.60%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 537 (27.04%) Finance
2 234 (11.78%) Banking
3 199 (10.02%) Retail
4 132 (6.65%) Telecoms
5 87 (4.38%) Investment Banking
6 79 (3.98%) Retail Banking
7 78 (3.93%) Marketing
8 74 (3.73%) Back Office
9 67 (3.37%) Manufacturing
10 58 (2.92%) Front Office
11 27 (1.36%) Advertising
12 20 (1.01%) Local Government
12 20 (1.01%) Billing
13 14 (0.70%) Law
13 14 (0.70%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.65%) Games
15 12 (0.60%) Legal
16 10 (0.50%) Publishing
16 10 (0.50%) Electronics
17 7 (0.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 873 (43.96%) Architect
2 339 (17.07%) Developer
3 284 (14.30%) Solutions Architect
4 264 (13.29%) Technical Architect
5 248 (12.49%) Consultant
6 126 (6.34%) Analyst
7 100 (5.04%) Data Architect
8 93 (4.68%) .NET Developer
9 88 (4.43%) Senior Developer
10 86 (4.33%) Infrastructure Architect
11 67 (3.37%) Java Developer
12 63 (3.17%) Senior Architect
13 60 (3.02%) Technical Consultant
14 43 (2.17%) Systems Architect
15 42 (2.11%) Development Manager
16 41 (2.06%) Senior .NET Developer
16 41 (2.06%) Oracle Architect
17 40 (2.01%) Project Manager
18 39 (1.96%) Business Analyst
18 39 (1.96%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 331 (16.67%) .NET
2 247 (12.44%) Web Services
3 240 (12.08%) HTML
4 176 (8.86%) Middleware
5 172 (8.66%) ASP.NET
6 168 (8.46%) CSS
7 150 (7.55%) XML
8 122 (6.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 113 (5.69%) jQuery
10 106 (5.34%) Spring
11 101 (5.09%) HTML5
12 99 (4.98%) .NET Framework
12 99 (4.98%) J2EE
13 80 (4.03%) REST
14 79 (3.98%) AngularJS
15 69 (3.47%) SOAP
16 61 (3.07%) Oracle Fusion
17 60 (3.02%) WCF
18 59 (2.97%) Entity Framework
19 56 (2.82%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 147 (7.40%) Data Centre
2 146 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 105 (5.29%) Enterprise Software
4 89 (4.48%) Management Information System
5 77 (3.88%) Computer Science
6 74 (3.73%) Clustering
7 72 (3.63%) Replication
8 62 (3.12%) Data Integration
9 57 (2.87%) User Experience
10 47 (2.37%) Mobile App
11 40 (2.01%) Derivative
12 32 (1.61%) Public Cloud
13 24 (1.21%) Data Structures
13 24 (1.21%) Client/Server
13 24 (1.21%) Mathematics
14 22 (1.11%) Credit Risk
14 22 (1.11%) Market Risk
14 22 (1.11%) GIS
15 21 (1.06%) CMDB
16 20 (1.01%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 322 (16.21%) Windows
2 205 (10.32%) Linux
3 115 (5.79%) UNIX
4 103 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 72 (3.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 45 (2.27%) Apple iOS
7 43 (2.17%) Android
8 39 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (1.31%) Solaris
11 23 (1.16%) AIX
12 13 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
12 13 (0.65%) Windows 7
13 12 (0.60%) Windows 2000
14 11 (0.55%) Debian
15 8 (0.40%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.25%) zOS
17 4 (0.20%) CentOS
17 4 (0.20%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.15%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 568 (28.60%) Agile Software Development
2 340 (17.12%) Project Management
3 288 (14.50%) SOA
4 261 (13.14%) Scrum
5 220 (11.08%) Migration
6 189 (9.52%) CRM
7 183 (9.21%) MVC
8 170 (8.56%) Business Intelligence
9 158 (7.96%) E-Commerce
10 152 (7.65%) ITIL
11 148 (7.45%) Data Modelling
12 147 (7.40%) TDD
13 138 (6.95%) Enterprise Architecture
14 136 (6.85%) PRINCE2
15 135 (6.80%) Software Engineering
16 133 (6.70%) Mentoring
17 131 (6.60%) ETL
18 130 (6.55%) TOGAF
19 128 (6.45%) Analytics
20 110 (5.54%) UML
Programming Languages
1 456 (22.96%) Java
2 397 (19.99%) SQL
3 291 (14.65%) JavaScript
4 229 (11.53%) C#
5 116 (5.84%) PHP
6 86 (4.33%) C
7 75 (3.78%) Python
8 57 (2.87%) T-SQL
9 54 (2.72%) Perl
10 46 (2.32%) C++
11 42 (2.11%) R
12 33 (1.66%) PowerShell
13 23 (1.16%) PL/SQL
14 16 (0.81%) VB.NET
14 16 (0.81%) Ruby
15 14 (0.70%) ABAP
15 14 (0.70%) Shell Script
16 12 (0.60%) Scala
16 12 (0.60%) XPath
17 10 (0.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 263 (13.24%) Degree
2 123 (6.19%) Security Cleared
3 105 (5.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 69 (3.47%) SC Cleared
5 65 (3.27%) PMI Certification
6 63 (3.17%) PMP
7 61 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
8 56 (2.82%) DV Cleared
9 43 (2.17%) MCSE
10 33 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
11 32 (1.61%) CCNP
12 30 (1.51%) CCNA
13 27 (1.36%) MCSD
14 22 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 18 (0.91%) MCTS
16 15 (0.76%) MCSA
17 13 (0.65%) MCITP
18 8 (0.40%) ISEB
18 8 (0.40%) CCA
18 8 (0.40%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (6.29%) QA
2 43 (2.17%) SLA
3 34 (1.71%) Solvency II
4 25 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 23 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 22 (1.11%) CRD IV
7 13 (0.65%) PCI DSS
7 13 (0.65%) ISO 9001
8 11 (0.55%) Data Quality
9 7 (0.35%) ISO 9000
10 6 (0.30%) COREP
10 6 (0.30%) FINREP
11 3 (0.15%) PMBOK
11 3 (0.15%) GPG13
12 2 (0.10%) ISO 8583
13 1 (0.050%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 1 (0.050%) COBIT
13 1 (0.050%) EMIR
13 1 (0.050%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 190 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 151 (7.60%) Active Directory
3 45 (2.27%) Hyper-V
4 37 (1.86%) XenApp
5 28 (1.41%) vSphere
5 28 (1.41%) Apache Flume
6 24 (1.21%) VMware ESX
7 23 (1.16%) Terminal Services
8 19 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
8 19 (0.96%) XenDesktop
9 10 (0.50%) NFS
10 7 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (0.25%) vCloud
12 3 (0.15%) HDFS
12 3 (0.15%) XenServer
13 2 (0.10%) UAG
14 1 (0.050%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 1 (0.050%) ProxySG
14 1 (0.050%) Snort
14 1 (0.050%) Squid
Systems Management
1 53 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
2 51 (2.57%) SCCM
3 33 (1.66%) Hyperic
4 30 (1.51%) SCOM
5 28 (1.41%) Puppet
6 19 (0.96%) Backup Exec
7 18 (0.91%) Oracle RMAN
8 11 (0.55%) FortiGate
9 10 (0.50%) NetBackup
10 9 (0.45%) Nagios
10 9 (0.45%) HP UCMDB
11 8 (0.40%) Capistrano
11 8 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 8 (0.40%) Data Guard
12 7 (0.35%) Oracle ZFS
13 4 (0.20%) logstash
14 3 (0.15%) Oozie
14 3 (0.15%) Ansible
14 3 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Management
15 2 (0.10%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 428 (21.55%) Microsoft
2 417 (21.00%) Oracle
3 248 (12.49%) VMware
4 162 (8.16%) Cisco
5 132 (6.65%) Citrix
6 119 (5.99%) HP
7 111 (5.59%) SAP
8 98 (4.93%) IBM
9 97 (4.88%) NetApp
10 58 (2.92%) Informatica
11 53 (2.67%) Juniper
12 51 (2.57%) Red Hat
12 51 (2.57%) Symantec
13 47 (2.37%) Cognos
14 45 (2.27%) Talend
15 42 (2.11%) SolarWinds
16 40 (2.01%) EMC
17 38 (1.91%) CommVault
17 38 (1.91%) Teradata
18 37 (1.86%) TIBCO
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Xcede
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
JPS Selection
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 15% bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
KDR Recruitment Ltd
Salary: car allowance, bonus, Pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Health Care + More
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £50k - £80k + Car allowance + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Scotland
THE PRUDENTIAL ASSURANCE CO LT
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £62000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, Yorkshire
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £65,000 - £90,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £60k plus performance bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
TEKsystems
Salary: £5000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Mason Frank International
Salary: £100000 - £115000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym, Travel + more!
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