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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 180 160 150
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 24 32 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.48% 0.74% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.78% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 38
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £67,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+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
4776 4080 4588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.73% 94.44% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4200 3386 3986
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
(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 -10 13 £60,000 +9.09%
Coventry -16 7 £60,000 +20.00%
Warwickshire -7 3 £63,500 -9.28% 1
Shropshire -10 2 £62,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £45,000 -
Dudley - 1 £45,000 -
Walsall - 1 £45,000 - 1
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 24 (39.34%) Windows
2 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
4 16 (26.23%) Active Directory
4 16 (26.23%) .NET
5 15 (24.59%) Technical Architecture
6 14 (22.95%) VMware
7 13 (21.31%) Finance
8 11 (18.03%) Mentoring
8 11 (18.03%) TOGAF
8 11 (18.03%) Java
9 10 (16.39%) Citrix
9 10 (16.39%) SharePoint
9 10 (16.39%) IBM
10 9 (14.75%) SOA
11 8 (13.11%) C#
11 8 (13.11%) Oracle
11 8 (13.11%) Linux
11 8 (13.11%) Software Engineering
12 7 (11.48%) Supplier Management
12 7 (11.48%) Google
12 7 (11.48%) WPF
12 7 (11.48%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (11.48%) SC Cleared
12 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
12 7 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (11.48%) User Experience
12 7 (11.48%) Google Apps
12 7 (11.48%) UML
12 7 (11.48%) IBM Notes

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 10 (16.39%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.48%) IBM Notes
3 5 (8.20%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (4.92%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (3.28%) JBoss
5 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.64%) SAS
6 1 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.64%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (11.48%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) SAN
1 4 (6.56%) LAN
1 4 (6.56%) WAN
2 3 (4.92%) Wireshark
2 3 (4.92%) Unified Communications
2 3 (4.92%) DNS
2 3 (4.92%) HTTPS
2 3 (4.92%) Firewall
3 2 (3.28%) Wireless
3 2 (3.28%) Wireless Security
4 1 (1.64%) PABX
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.64%) BODI
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.64%) QlikView
2 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.64%) Big Data
2 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.64%) OLAP
2 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) JIRA
1 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
1 5 (8.20%) Ant
2 3 (4.92%) RequisitePro
3 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (21.31%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.20%) Banking
4 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.64%) Local Government
5 1 (1.64%) Marketing
5 1 (1.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.23%) .NET
2 7 (11.48%) WPF
2 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET
3 6 (9.84%) WinForms
3 6 (9.84%) HTML
3 6 (9.84%) CSS
3 6 (9.84%) XML
3 6 (9.84%) HTML5
3 6 (9.84%) Ajax
4 5 (8.20%) jQuery
4 5 (8.20%) JSON
4 5 (8.20%) AngularJS
4 5 (8.20%) PhoneGap
4 5 (8.20%) Web Services
5 2 (3.28%) SOAP
5 2 (3.28%) REST
6 1 (1.64%) WCF
6 1 (1.64%) J2EE
6 1 (1.64%) SAP Basis
6 1 (1.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) User Experience
2 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.56%) Clustering
3 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.64%) Replication
5 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 24 (39.34%) Windows
2 8 (13.11%) Linux
3 7 (11.48%) UNIX
4 6 (9.84%) Android
4 6 (9.84%) Apple iOS
5 5 (8.20%) Windows 8
6 4 (6.56%) AIX
7 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.64%) SUSE
8 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (24.59%) Technical Architecture
3 11 (18.03%) Mentoring
3 11 (18.03%) TOGAF
4 9 (14.75%) SOA
5 8 (13.11%) Software Engineering
6 7 (11.48%) Supplier Management
6 7 (11.48%) UML
6 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2
6 7 (11.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (11.48%) Scrum
7 6 (9.84%) TDD
7 6 (9.84%) ITIL
8 5 (8.20%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (8.20%) CRM
8 5 (8.20%) OOP
8 5 (8.20%) MVC
9 4 (6.56%) ETL
10 3 (4.92%) Time Management
10 3 (4.92%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.03%) Java
2 8 (13.11%) C#
3 7 (11.48%) SQL
4 6 (9.84%) C++
4 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.64%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) SC Cleared
1 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (6.56%) Degree
4 3 (4.92%) MCSE
5 2 (3.28%) MCSA
5 2 (3.28%) CCA
5 2 (3.28%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.64%) VCDX
6 1 (1.64%) VCAP
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.64%) CCIE
6 1 (1.64%) MCP
System Software
1 16 (26.23%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.84%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.56%) XenApp
5 3 (4.92%) vSphere
6 2 (3.28%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.28%) XenServer
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.64%) SRDF
7 1 (1.64%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.64%) vCloud
7 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) BladeLogic
1 1 (1.64%) Puppet
1 1 (1.64%) Ansible
1 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.64%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
2 14 (22.95%) VMware
3 10 (16.39%) Citrix
3 10 (16.39%) IBM
4 8 (13.11%) Oracle
5 7 (11.48%) Google
5 7 (11.48%) Lotus
6 6 (9.84%) Cisco
7 5 (8.20%) Sencha
7 5 (8.20%) NetApp
8 4 (6.56%) EMC
9 3 (4.92%) SAP
10 2 (3.28%) Symantec
11 1 (1.64%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.64%) hybris
11 1 (1.64%) HP
11 1 (1.64%) Dell
11 1 (1.64%) Intel
11 1 (1.64%) Juniper
11 1 (1.64%) BMC
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