The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 190 165 167
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 49 55 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.79% 1.03% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.06% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35 48 41
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,250 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £65,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
6012 5178 4748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.33% 96.84% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4781 4388 3971
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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
Birmingham -25 13 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Coventry +2 8 £45,000 -
Walsall - 7 £45,000 - 1
Wolverhampton +4 3 £50,000 -
Solihull - 3 £62,500 -
Shropshire -15 2 £65,000 +36.84%
Staffordshire +5 1 £55,000 -18.51%
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Technical 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 Architect in their job title.

1 19 (22.62%) Active Directory
1 19 (22.62%) Hyper-V
2 18 (21.43%) SAP
3 17 (20.24%) Windows
3 17 (20.24%) Cisco
3 17 (20.24%) Manufacturing
3 17 (20.24%) TOGAF
4 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 15 (17.86%) SAP Basis
5 15 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (17.86%) NetWeaver
5 15 (17.86%) SAP GRC
5 15 (17.86%) SAP Portal
5 15 (17.86%) SAP Security
5 15 (17.86%) Security Architecture
6 14 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (15.48%) VMware
7 13 (15.48%) Enterprise Architecture
8 12 (14.29%) Mobile App
9 11 (13.10%) Finance
9 11 (13.10%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (13.10%) SOA
9 11 (13.10%) Analytics
9 11 (13.10%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (11.90%) Office 365
10 10 (11.90%) Data Centre
10 10 (11.90%) CRM
10 10 (11.90%) Firewall
11 9 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Technical 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (17.86%) NetWeaver
1 15 (17.86%) SAP Portal
2 5 (5.95%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.95%) Skype for Business
3 3 (3.57%) Apache
3 3 (3.57%) JBoss
3 3 (3.57%) SAS
3 3 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.19%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.57%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (17.86%) SAP GRC
2 2 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.90%) Office 365
2 7 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.57%) Force.com
5 1 (1.19%) IaaS
5 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.90%) Firewall
2 9 (10.71%) Cisco IOS
2 9 (10.71%) DHCP
2 9 (10.71%) DNS
2 9 (10.71%) OSPF
2 9 (10.71%) TCP/IP
3 8 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (8.33%) LAN
4 7 (8.33%) WAN
5 2 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.38%) Network Security
5 2 (2.38%) VLAN
5 2 (2.38%) VoIP
5 2 (2.38%) VPN
5 2 (2.38%) Wireless
6 1 (1.19%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.57%) WhereScape RED
4 2 (2.38%) Big Data
4 2 (2.38%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.19%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.19%) DTS
5 1 (1.19%) HBase
5 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Eclipse
1 3 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.57%) IntelliJ
1 3 (3.57%) JUnit
1 3 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (1.19%) Axure RP
General
1 17 (20.24%) Manufacturing
2 11 (13.10%) Finance
3 6 (7.14%) Retail
4 5 (5.95%) Local Government
5 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.19%) Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.86%) SAP Basis
2 9 (10.71%) .NET
3 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.95%) HTML
5 4 (4.76%) J2EE
5 4 (4.76%) REST
5 4 (4.76%) SOAP
5 4 (4.76%) Spring
6 3 (3.57%) EJB
6 3 (3.57%) Hibernate
6 3 (3.57%) HTML5
6 3 (3.57%) J2SE
6 3 (3.57%) JSON
6 3 (3.57%) Play Framework
6 3 (3.57%) XML
7 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.38%) CSS
7 2 (2.38%) WCF
7 2 (2.38%) Web Services
8 1 (1.19%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 10 (11.90%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.95%) VLE
4 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.57%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.19%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.24%) Windows
2 9 (10.71%) Windows 10
2 9 (10.71%) Windows 2000 Server
2 9 (10.71%) Windows 8
2 9 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (10.71%) Windows XP
3 6 (7.14%) Unix
3 6 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.57%) Linux
5 1 (1.19%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.24%) TOGAF
2 15 (17.86%) SAP Security
2 15 (17.86%) Security Architecture
2 15 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (15.48%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (13.10%) Analytics
5 11 (13.10%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (13.10%) SOA
5 11 (13.10%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (11.90%) CRM
7 9 (10.71%) Network Management
8 8 (9.52%) Data Management
9 7 (8.33%) ArchiMate
9 7 (8.33%) Service Delivery
10 6 (7.14%) Scrum
10 6 (7.14%) Waterfall
11 5 (5.95%) Data Modelling
11 5 (5.95%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.71%) Tcl
2 8 (9.52%) C#
3 6 (7.14%) SQL
4 5 (5.95%) Java
4 5 (5.95%) Scala
5 2 (2.38%) Ruby
6 1 (1.19%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.19%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.19%) Python
6 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.38%) CCNA
1 2 (2.38%) CCNP
1 2 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.19%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) MCSE
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 19 (22.62%) Active Directory
1 19 (22.62%) Hyper-V
2 5 (5.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.57%) Docker
3 3 (3.57%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.19%) Apache Flume
4 1 (1.19%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) SCCM
1 4 (4.76%) SCOM
2 3 (3.57%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.57%) NetBackup
2 3 (3.57%) Puppet
3 1 (1.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (21.43%) SAP
2 17 (20.24%) Cisco
3 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 13 (15.48%) VMware
5 9 (10.71%) Sophos
5 9 (10.71%) Veeam
6 5 (5.95%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (4.76%) Ab Initio
7 4 (4.76%) Oracle
7 4 (4.76%) webMethods
8 3 (3.57%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (3.57%) Symantec
8 3 (3.57%) Tableau
9 2 (2.38%) Aruba
10 1 (1.19%) Cloudera
10 1 (1.19%) Hortonworks
10 1 (1.19%) MapR
10 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.19%) RedPrairie
10 1 (1.19%) Teradata
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