The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Design Authority 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 Authority in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Design Authority (TDA)
Rank 829 802 747
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Design Authority 74 138 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 64 110 122
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+13.04% +4.54%

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
104884 114227 107029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85795 92537 89098
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 Authority
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Technical Design Authority Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Design Authority
Salary Trend

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

Technical Design Authority Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Design Authority
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Design Authority over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 within the UK.

Technical Design Authority Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Design Authority
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 Design Authority within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
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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 -26 72 £62,500 +8.69% 3
London +9 23 £62,500 +13.63% 1
City of London +31 18 £62,500 +13.63% 1
South East -40 17 £65,000 +13.04% 1
South West -13 11 £55,000 -
East of England - 10 £72,500 -
Surrey +7 8 £65,000 +8.33%
West Midlands -23 8 £65,000 +13.04%
Berkshire -19 7 £65,000 +18.18%
Birmingham -3 6 £65,000 +15.55%
Essex - 6 £72,500 -
Brentwood - 5 £72,500 -
Buckinghamshire +4 4 £70,000 -
North West -2 4 £62,500 +8.69%
Bristol -4 4 £58,750 +6.81%
Carlisle - 4 £62,500 -
Cumbria - 4 £62,500 -
Hampshire -5 3 £53,500 -6.95% 1
Milton Keynes -5 3 £65,000 -7.14%
Reading -33 3 £65,000 +18.18%
Hertfordshire - 3 £50,000 -
Somerset - 3 £53,000 -
Southampton - 3 £53,500 -
Leatherhead -2 2 £65,000 +18.18%
Chippenham - 2 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £40,000 -
Taunton - 1 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £30,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £55,000 -
Coventry - 1 £40,000 -

Technical Design Authority
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical Design Authority 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 Authority in their job title.

1 73 (43.45%) Cisco
2 53 (31.55%) Microsoft
3 52 (30.95%) Juniper
4 47 (27.98%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (22.02%) UNIX
6 35 (20.83%) CheckPoint
6 35 (20.83%) CCIE
6 35 (20.83%) Firewall
7 32 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
8 31 (18.45%) ITIL
9 27 (16.07%) VMware
10 26 (15.48%) Windows
10 26 (15.48%) MS Excel
10 26 (15.48%) F5
11 25 (14.88%) Load Balancing
11 25 (14.88%) MPLS
11 25 (14.88%) Service Management
12 23 (13.69%) Telecoms
13 22 (13.10%) LAN
13 22 (13.10%) WAN
14 21 (12.50%) BGP
14 21 (12.50%) Security Cleared
14 21 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (11.90%) SC Cleared
15 20 (11.90%) SharePoint
16 18 (10.71%) Citrix
17 17 (10.12%) OSPF
18 15 (8.93%) Finance
18 15 (8.93%) Migration
18 15 (8.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Technical Design Authority
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical Design Authority 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 Authority in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (11.90%) SharePoint
2 15 (8.93%) Lync
3 11 (6.55%) Office Communications Server
4 7 (4.17%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.19%) IIS
5 2 (1.19%) Apache
Applications
1 26 (15.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.57%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.57%) MS Office
3 4 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.79%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.17%) Office 365
2 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (20.83%) Firewall
2 32 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
3 25 (14.88%) MPLS
4 22 (13.10%) LAN
4 22 (13.10%) WAN
5 21 (12.50%) BGP
6 17 (10.12%) OSPF
7 13 (7.74%) VoIP
8 12 (7.14%) DNS
9 11 (6.55%) VLAN
10 10 (5.95%) Wireless
11 9 (5.36%) Network Security
11 9 (5.36%) 4G
12 8 (4.76%) MVNO
12 8 (4.76%) 3G
12 8 (4.76%) SNMP
12 8 (4.76%) WLAN
13 7 (4.17%) SAN
13 7 (4.17%) VPN
13 7 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.19%) MySQL
1 2 (1.19%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (13.69%) Telecoms
2 15 (8.93%) Finance
3 9 (5.36%) Billing
4 2 (1.19%) Local Government
5 1 (0.60%) Retail
5 1 (0.60%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.19%) .NET
1 2 (1.19%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.60%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.33%) FlexPod
2 13 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.76%) GIS
4 5 (2.98%) Smartphone
5 4 (2.38%) CCTV
5 4 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.79%) BYOD
7 2 (1.19%) IVR
7 2 (1.19%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.60%) iPhone
8 1 (0.60%) Human Factors
8 1 (0.60%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (22.02%) UNIX
2 26 (15.48%) Windows
3 11 (6.55%) AIX
3 11 (6.55%) Solaris
4 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (18.45%) ITIL
2 25 (14.88%) Service Management
2 25 (14.88%) Load Balancing
3 15 (8.93%) Migration
4 11 (6.55%) Matrix Management
4 11 (6.55%) Mentoring
5 10 (5.95%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (4.76%) Risk Management
6 8 (4.76%) Requirements Management
6 8 (4.76%) Network Management
7 7 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (4.17%) Project Management
7 7 (4.17%) PRINCE2
8 6 (3.57%) CRM
8 6 (3.57%) Financial Modelling
9 5 (2.98%) Validation
10 4 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (2.38%) Service Delivery
10 4 (2.38%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.57%) SQL
2 2 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 47 (27.98%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (20.83%) CCIE
3 21 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 20 (11.90%) SC Cleared
5 15 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (8.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (8.93%) Degree
5 15 (8.93%) MCSE
6 14 (8.33%) CCA
6 14 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
7 11 (6.55%) CCEA
7 11 (6.55%) MCSD
8 10 (5.95%) CCNP
9 4 (2.38%) BICSI RCDD
10 3 (1.79%) MCSA
11 2 (1.19%) CCIP
11 2 (1.19%) HP ASE
11 2 (1.19%) HP MASE
11 2 (1.19%) NCIE
12 1 (0.60%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.57%) QA
2 4 (2.38%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.79%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.95%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.60%) XenApp
4 1 (0.60%) XenServer
4 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.98%) Cisco UCCE
1 5 (2.98%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (1.19%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (1.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 73 (43.45%) Cisco
2 53 (31.55%) Microsoft
3 52 (30.95%) Juniper
4 35 (20.83%) CheckPoint
5 27 (16.07%) VMware
6 26 (15.48%) F5
7 18 (10.71%) Citrix
8 14 (8.33%) Huawei
9 6 (3.57%) HP
10 4 (2.38%) Mitel
11 3 (1.79%) NetApp
12 2 (1.19%) Avaya
12 2 (1.19%) Altiris
12 2 (1.19%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.19%) Oracle
12 2 (1.19%) TOWER Software
12 2 (1.19%) Verint
13 1 (0.60%) Comverse
13 1 (0.60%) Symantec
13 1 (0.60%) McAfee
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