The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Design Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Design Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Design Architect
Rank 871 868 855
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Design Architect 25 13 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.012% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.013% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 23
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,950 £50,000 £43,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Design Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Design Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Design Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Design Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Design Architect within the UK.

Technical Design Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Design Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Design Architect over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 within the UK.

Technical Design Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Design Architect
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Design Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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 +3 24 £55,000 +10.00% 1
South East +3 14 £70,000 -6.66%
Surrey +4 9 £70,000 -6.66%
Yorkshire - 8 £55,000 -
Staines - 8 £70,000 -
Leeds - 6 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £55,000 -
East of England -22 2 £52,125 +4.25%
South Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Sheffield - 2 £55,000 -
Slough - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Essex - 2 £52,125 -
Middlesex - 1 £70,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £49,500 -

Technical Design Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical Design Architect in their job title 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 with Technical Design Architect in their job title.

1 21 (51.22%) Oracle
2 20 (48.78%) Cisco
3 17 (41.46%) Web Services
3 17 (41.46%) Windows
4 16 (39.02%) ITIL
4 16 (39.02%) WAN
5 15 (36.59%) LAN
6 14 (34.15%) VMware
7 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
8 12 (29.27%) E-Commerce
8 12 (29.27%) Linux
8 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (26.83%) Solaris
9 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
9 11 (26.83%) Red Hat
9 11 (26.83%) Service Management
10 10 (24.39%) Project Management
10 10 (24.39%) HP
10 10 (24.39%) .NET
10 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
11 9 (21.95%) IIS
11 9 (21.95%) N-Tier
11 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (21.95%) Internet
11 9 (21.95%) Sun
11 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (21.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (19.51%) 3PAR

Technical Design Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical Design Architect in their job title 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 with Technical Design Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (21.95%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.44%) Lync
3 1 (2.44%) Apache
3 1 (2.44%) Site Server
3 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (39.02%) WAN
2 15 (36.59%) LAN
3 9 (21.95%) Internet
4 8 (19.51%) VPN
5 5 (12.20%) WLAN
5 5 (12.20%) OSPF
5 5 (12.20%) BGP
5 5 (12.20%) Network Security
6 4 (9.76%) Firewall
6 4 (9.76%) Wireless
6 4 (9.76%) Frame Relay
6 4 (9.76%) xDSL
6 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
6 4 (9.76%) EIGRP
6 4 (9.76%) DWDM
6 4 (9.76%) MPLS
6 4 (9.76%) X.25
6 4 (9.76%) ATM
6 4 (9.76%) SDH
6 4 (9.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) RDBMS
2 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.76%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Eclipse
1 4 (9.76%) NetBeans
1 4 (9.76%) Maven
General
1 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Local Government
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (41.46%) Web Services
2 10 (24.39%) .NET
3 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
3 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (9.76%) Spring
4 4 (9.76%) Dojo
5 2 (4.88%) SOAP
5 2 (4.88%) XML
5 2 (4.88%) WSDL
5 2 (4.88%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (4.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) N-Tier
2 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (9.76%) Open Source
4 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) NHS
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Windows
2 12 (29.27%) Linux
3 11 (26.83%) Solaris
4 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (21.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (19.51%) AIX
6 2 (4.88%) UNIX
6 2 (4.88%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) ITIL
2 12 (29.27%) E-Commerce
3 11 (26.83%) Service Management
4 10 (24.39%) Project Management
5 6 (14.63%) Service Delivery
5 6 (14.63%) MVC
5 6 (14.63%) UML
5 6 (14.63%) OOP
5 6 (14.63%) OO
5 6 (14.63%) MVVM
6 5 (12.20%) Network Design
7 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.76%) Coaching
8 3 (7.32%) Test Strategy
8 3 (7.32%) Resource Management
8 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (7.32%) Migration
9 2 (4.88%) TOGAF
9 2 (4.88%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
2 6 (14.63%) PL/SQL
2 6 (14.63%) SQL
3 4 (9.76%) VB
3 4 (9.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.76%) CCNP
2 4 (9.76%) CCNA
2 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) HNC
3 3 (7.32%) HND
3 3 (7.32%) CCIE
3 3 (7.32%) CCSA
3 3 (7.32%) CCSE
4 2 (4.88%) JNCIP
4 2 (4.88%) JNCIE
4 2 (4.88%) CCDA
4 2 (4.88%) CCDP
5 1 (2.44%) MCSD
5 1 (2.44%) MCSE
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.44%) Sun Certification
5 1 (2.44%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) COBIT
2 2 (4.88%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) HL7
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (19.51%) XenApp
2 8 (19.51%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
1 1 (2.44%) SCOM
1 1 (2.44%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) Oracle
2 20 (48.78%) Cisco
3 14 (34.15%) VMware
4 11 (26.83%) Red Hat
4 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
5 10 (24.39%) HP
6 9 (21.95%) Sun
7 8 (19.51%) IBM
7 8 (19.51%) Citrix
7 8 (19.51%) NetApp
7 8 (19.51%) 3PAR
8 7 (17.07%) Juniper
9 3 (7.32%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.44%) F5
10 1 (2.44%) Huawei
10 1 (2.44%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.44%) Avaya