The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 194 183 187
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 45 43 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.73% 0.76% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.78% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30 40 36
Median salary £60,000 £52,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.83% -16.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £39,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+5.69% -1.60%
Technical Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5918 5497 5230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.17% 96.88% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4640 4558 4435
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Technical Architect in the job title.

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the West Midlands region.

Technical Architect Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Technical Architect
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Birmingham -17 22 £60,000 +9.09%
Wolverhampton -5 3 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Solihull - 3 £57,500 -
Coventry +9 2 £52,500 +50.00%
Shropshire -22 2 £75,000 +57.89%
Warwickshire - 2 £51,250 -
Walsall - 2 £46,000 -
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, Technical Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 24 (25.26%) Active Directory
2 23 (24.21%) Hyper-V
3 20 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (18.95%) SAP
5 18 (18.95%) Windows
5 18 (18.95%) VMware
6 17 (17.89%) Manufacturing
7 15 (15.79%) SAP GRC
7 15 (15.79%) SAP Portal
7 15 (15.79%) SAP Security
7 15 (15.79%) Security Architecture
7 15 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (15.79%) SAP Basis
7 15 (15.79%) Cisco
7 15 (15.79%) NetWeaver
8 14 (14.74%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (14.74%) Data Centre
9 13 (13.68%) Technical Architecture
9 13 (13.68%) TOGAF
10 12 (12.63%) .NET
10 12 (12.63%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (12.63%) MongoDB
11 11 (11.58%) C#
11 11 (11.58%) SOA
12 10 (10.53%) Scrum
12 10 (10.53%) Office 365
13 9 (9.47%) Windows 8
13 9 (9.47%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (9.47%) Network Management

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 15 (15.79%) NetWeaver
1 15 (15.79%) SAP Portal
2 8 (8.42%) Skype for Business
3 6 (6.32%) MS Exchange
4 5 (5.26%) Apache Pig
5 3 (3.16%) Apache
5 3 (3.16%) JBoss
5 3 (3.16%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.05%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 4 (4.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (15.79%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (10.53%) Office 365
3 5 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.16%) Force.com
5 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.05%) IaaS
5 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.47%) Cisco IOS
1 9 (9.47%) DHCP
1 9 (9.47%) DNS
1 9 (9.47%) OSPF
1 9 (9.47%) TCP/IP
2 8 (8.42%) Firewall
2 8 (8.42%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (5.26%) LAN
3 5 (5.26%) WAN
4 1 (1.05%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.05%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.05%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.63%) MongoDB
2 6 (6.32%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.26%) Apache Hive
3 5 (5.26%) Big Data
3 5 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 5 (5.26%) HBase
3 5 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.21%) MySQL
5 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.05%) DTS
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Eclipse
1 3 (3.16%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.16%) IntelliJ
1 3 (3.16%) JUnit
1 3 (3.16%) Selenium
2 1 (1.05%) Axure RP
General
1 17 (17.89%) Manufacturing
2 7 (7.37%) Finance
3 5 (5.26%) Retail
4 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.05%) Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Billing
5 1 (1.05%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.79%) SAP Basis
2 12 (12.63%) .NET
3 8 (8.42%) ASP.NET
4 7 (7.37%) JSON
5 6 (6.32%) HTML
5 6 (6.32%) Spring
6 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (5.26%) J2EE
6 5 (5.26%) Web Services
7 4 (4.21%) REST
7 4 (4.21%) SOAP
8 3 (3.16%) CSS
8 3 (3.16%) EJB
8 3 (3.16%) Hibernate
8 3 (3.16%) HTML5
8 3 (3.16%) J2SE
8 3 (3.16%) Play Framework
8 3 (3.16%) XML
9 2 (2.11%) jQuery
9 2 (2.11%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.74%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.42%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.11%) User Experience
5 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.05%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.05%) DataPower
5 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.05%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.05%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.95%) Windows
2 9 (9.47%) Windows 10
2 9 (9.47%) Windows 2000 Server
2 9 (9.47%) Windows 8
2 9 (9.47%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (9.47%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (9.47%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (9.47%) Windows XP
3 6 (6.32%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.21%) Unix
5 2 (2.11%) Linux
6 1 (1.05%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (15.79%) SAP Security
2 15 (15.79%) Security Architecture
2 15 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (14.74%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (13.68%) Technical Architecture
4 13 (13.68%) TOGAF
5 11 (11.58%) SOA
6 10 (10.53%) Scrum
7 9 (9.47%) Network Management
7 9 (9.47%) Open Source
8 8 (8.42%) Analytics
8 8 (8.42%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (8.42%) Waterfall
9 7 (7.37%) ArchiMate
9 7 (7.37%) CRM
10 6 (6.32%) MVC
11 5 (5.26%) Data Analytics
11 5 (5.26%) TDD
12 4 (4.21%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.58%) C#
2 9 (9.47%) Tcl
3 8 (8.42%) SQL
4 7 (7.37%) Java
5 6 (6.32%) Scala
6 5 (5.26%) MATLAB
6 5 (5.26%) Python
7 3 (3.16%) Ruby
8 2 (2.11%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.05%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.05%) Degree
2 1 (1.05%) MCSE
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (25.26%) Active Directory
2 23 (24.21%) Hyper-V
3 9 (9.47%) Virtual Servers
4 7 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (5.26%) Apache Flume
6 3 (3.16%) Docker
6 3 (3.16%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.05%) vSphere
7 1 (1.05%) XenApp
7 1 (1.05%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) Backup Exec
1 3 (3.16%) NetBackup
1 3 (3.16%) Puppet
1 3 (3.16%) SCCM
1 3 (3.16%) SCOM
2 1 (1.05%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 19 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (18.95%) SAP
2 18 (18.95%) VMware
3 15 (15.79%) Cisco
4 9 (9.47%) Sophos
4 9 (9.47%) Veeam
5 5 (5.26%) Cloudera
5 5 (5.26%) Hortonworks
5 5 (5.26%) MapR
5 5 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.16%) Symantec
6 3 (3.16%) webMethods
7 2 (2.11%) Oracle
8 1 (1.05%) Citrix
8 1 (1.05%) Google
8 1 (1.05%) IBM
8 1 (1.05%) IronPort
8 1 (1.05%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.05%) Red Hat