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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 198 189 196
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 28 31 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.51% 0.61% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.63% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 33
Median salary £67,500 £60,000 £63,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,124 £42,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £71,000 £79,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +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
5285 4953 5514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.87% 97.16% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4199 4166 4866
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -7 18 £43,500 -30.40% 1
Shropshire -7 4 £70,000 -
Staffordshire - 3 £67,500 -
Technical Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 20 (44.44%) VMware
2 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (35.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
5 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (28.89%) Java
7 12 (26.67%) SQL
7 12 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (24.44%) Project Management
9 10 (22.22%) Data Centre
10 9 (20.00%) Open Source
10 9 (20.00%) Degree
10 9 (20.00%) TOGAF
10 9 (20.00%) QA
10 9 (20.00%) .NET
10 9 (20.00%) Cisco
11 8 (17.78%) EMC
11 8 (17.78%) MySQL
11 8 (17.78%) HTML
11 8 (17.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (17.78%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (15.56%) ITIL V3
12 7 (15.56%) HTML5
12 7 (15.56%) MongoDB
12 7 (15.56%) Presales
12 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
12 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
12 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
12 7 (15.56%) Unix

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 5 (11.11%) Apache
1 5 (11.11%) JBoss
1 5 (11.11%) Skype for Business
2 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.89%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.22%) Documentum
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (13.33%) IaaS
3 6 (13.33%) PaaS
4 5 (11.11%) Office 365
4 5 (11.11%) SaaS
5 4 (8.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) SAN
2 3 (6.67%) LAN
2 3 (6.67%) NAS
2 3 (6.67%) Skype
3 2 (4.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (4.44%) VoIP
4 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) MySQL
2 7 (15.56%) MongoDB
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
3 6 (13.33%) DB2
4 5 (11.11%) Big Data
5 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 4 (8.89%) JUnit
2 4 (8.89%) Selenium
3 3 (6.67%) IntelliJ
4 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
1 6 (13.33%) Publishing
2 5 (11.11%) Banking
2 5 (11.11%) Retail
2 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) .NET
2 8 (17.78%) HTML
3 7 (15.56%) HTML5
4 6 (13.33%) J2EE
4 6 (13.33%) JSON
4 6 (13.33%) Play Framework
5 5 (11.11%) Spring
6 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET
6 4 (8.89%) CSS
6 4 (8.89%) EJB
6 4 (8.89%) Hibernate
6 4 (8.89%) REST
6 4 (8.89%) SOAP
6 4 (8.89%) XML
7 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (6.67%) CSS3
7 3 (6.67%) J2SE
7 3 (6.67%) jQuery
7 3 (6.67%) Web Services
8 1 (2.22%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.33%) Client/Server
3 6 (13.33%) CMDB
4 5 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (6.67%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Unix
2 4 (8.89%) Windows
3 3 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (24.44%) Project Management
4 9 (20.00%) Open Source
4 9 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 8 (17.78%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (15.56%) ITIL
6 7 (15.56%) ITIL V3
6 7 (15.56%) Presales
6 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
7 6 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (13.33%) Gantt Chart
7 6 (13.33%) IT Governance
7 6 (13.33%) Line Management
7 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 6 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
7 6 (13.33%) Service Management
7 6 (13.33%) SOA
7 6 (13.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) Java
2 12 (26.67%) SQL
3 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.11%) Python
3 5 (11.11%) Scala
4 4 (8.89%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 8 (17.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (15.56%) MCSE
3 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (13.33%) ISEB
4 6 (13.33%) PMI Certification
4 6 (13.33%) PMP
5 1 (2.22%) CCIE
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.22%) CITP
5 1 (2.22%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 16 (35.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 4 (8.89%) Docker
4 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) SCVMM
2 4 (8.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) VMware
2 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.00%) Cisco
4 8 (17.78%) EMC
5 7 (15.56%) Juniper
6 6 (13.33%) BMC
6 6 (13.33%) CheckPoint
6 6 (13.33%) Citrix
6 6 (13.33%) HP
6 6 (13.33%) IBM
6 6 (13.33%) NetApp
6 6 (13.33%) Oracle
7 4 (8.89%) webMethods
8 3 (6.67%) TOWER Software
9 1 (2.22%) Palo Alto
9 1 (2.22%) Pega
9 1 (2.22%) Remedy
9 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
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