The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Design Architect
Rank 912 868 890
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Design Architect 23 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.018% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.019% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 7
Average salary £65,000 £80,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,950 £60,600 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,400 £81,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £80,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +42.22%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115980 107065 119193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.49% 94.69% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 94004 89146 102136
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 16 April 2014 within the UK.

Technical Design Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Design Architect
Top 15 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -39 20 £65,000 -18.75%
South East -8 5 £73,000 -2.99%
London -50 4 £57,500 -6.50%
Guildford - 4 £81,000 -
Surrey - 4 £81,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £35,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £35,000 -
Huddersfield - 3 £35,000 -
Hampshire -5 2 £65,000 -21.21%
City of London -8 1 £55,000 -20.00%
Woking - 1 £65,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £44,500 -
South Wales - 1 £44,500 -
Wales - 1 £44,500 -
Farnborough - 1 £65,000 -

Technical Design Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 22 (56.41%) VMware
2 19 (48.72%) ITIL
3 18 (46.15%) Cisco
4 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 15 (38.46%) Degree
5 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (35.90%) Finance
6 13 (33.33%) UNIX
7 11 (28.21%) Windows
7 11 (28.21%) SharePoint
7 11 (28.21%) Citrix
8 9 (23.08%) EMC
8 9 (23.08%) Solaris
8 9 (23.08%) Service Delivery
9 8 (20.51%) Firewall
9 8 (20.51%) TOWER Software
9 8 (20.51%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (20.51%) IBM
9 8 (20.51%) VPN
9 8 (20.51%) SAN
9 8 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (20.51%) CCNA
10 7 (17.95%) CCNP
10 7 (17.95%) HP
10 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint
10 7 (17.95%) Linux
10 7 (17.95%) AIX
10 7 (17.95%) Oracle
11 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
11 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange

Technical Design Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 11 (28.21%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.26%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (10.26%) Office Communications Server
3 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.13%) Lync
5 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.13%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) VPN
1 8 (20.51%) SAN
1 8 (20.51%) Firewall
1 8 (20.51%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (12.82%) VLAN
2 5 (12.82%) WAN
3 4 (10.26%) MPLS
3 4 (10.26%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (7.69%) OSPF
5 2 (5.13%) BGP
5 2 (5.13%) SIGTRAN
5 2 (5.13%) Wireless
5 2 (5.13%) LAN
5 2 (5.13%) 3GPP
5 2 (5.13%) 3G
5 2 (5.13%) DNS
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (5.13%) Network Security
5 2 (5.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (5.13%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) OLTP
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) MySQL
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (5.13%) Web Services
3 1 (2.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) UNIX
2 11 (28.21%) Windows
3 9 (23.08%) Solaris
4 7 (17.95%) Linux
4 7 (17.95%) AIX
5 3 (7.69%) SUSE
6 2 (5.13%) Debian
6 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) ITIL
2 9 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 5 (12.82%) TOGAF
3 5 (12.82%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (10.26%) Migration
4 4 (10.26%) Service Management
4 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
5 3 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (7.69%) OO
5 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 3 (7.69%) IT Governance
6 2 (5.13%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) Network Design
6 2 (5.13%) Validation
6 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) Degree
2 8 (20.51%) CCNA
2 8 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (17.95%) CCNP
4 6 (15.38%) MCSE
4 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
6 4 (10.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (10.26%) CCA
6 4 (10.26%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (10.26%) CCEA
6 4 (10.26%) CCIP
6 4 (10.26%) MCSD
7 3 (7.69%) CCDP
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (5.13%) CWNA
8 2 (5.13%) SAP Certification
8 2 (5.13%) MCP
8 2 (5.13%) MCSA
8 2 (5.13%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.26%) XenApp
4 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (10.26%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) VMware
2 18 (46.15%) Cisco
3 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 11 (28.21%) Citrix
5 9 (23.08%) EMC
6 8 (20.51%) TOWER Software
6 8 (20.51%) IBM
7 7 (17.95%) Oracle
7 7 (17.95%) HP
7 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint
8 6 (15.38%) NetApp
9 5 (12.82%) Red Hat
10 4 (10.26%) F5
11 2 (5.13%) 3PAR
11 2 (5.13%) SAP
12 1 (2.56%) Dell