The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architecture
England / West Midlands
Rank 179 186 182
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 34 31 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.70% 0.61% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.70% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 32
Median salary £57,500 £59,250 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.95% -8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,750 £82,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4328 4436 4234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.71% 86.91% 85.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3369 3677 3685
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,902
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,728 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Technical Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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 +14 26 £75,000 +50.00% 1
Herefordshire - 5 £40,000 -
Coventry +7 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 54 (64.29%) ISEB
1 54 (64.29%) Data Centre
2 52 (61.90%) Zachman Framework
2 52 (61.90%) TOGAF
3 49 (58.33%) Finance
4 48 (57.14%) Retail
5 47 (55.95%) VMware
5 47 (55.95%) VMware Infrastructure
6 46 (54.76%) Software Engineering
7 45 (53.57%) Degree
7 45 (53.57%) Computer Science
7 45 (53.57%) Presales
8 44 (52.38%) PaaS
8 44 (52.38%) IaaS
8 44 (52.38%) Service Delivery
9 43 (51.19%) Requirements Analysis
9 43 (51.19%) SCVMM
9 43 (51.19%) Continuous Improvement
9 43 (51.19%) Line Management
9 43 (51.19%) Amazon EC2
9 43 (51.19%) Microsoft Azure
9 43 (51.19%) Amazon AWS
9 43 (51.19%) Virtual Machines
10 42 (50.00%) ITIL
10 42 (50.00%) PRINCE2
11 40 (47.62%) Project Management
11 40 (47.62%) PMP
11 40 (47.62%) PMI Certification
12 39 (46.43%) Service Management
12 39 (46.43%) ITIL V3

Technical Architecture
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 9 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.76%) CMS
3 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 38 (45.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (15.48%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 44 (52.38%) IaaS
1 44 (52.38%) PaaS
2 43 (51.19%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (51.19%) Amazon EC2
2 43 (51.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (29.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) SAN
1 3 (3.57%) Skype
1 3 (3.57%) VoIP
2 2 (2.38%) Firewall
2 2 (2.38%) LAN
3 1 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.19%) DHCP
3 1 (1.19%) DNS
3 1 (1.19%) Internet
3 1 (1.19%) TACACS
3 1 (1.19%) VLAN
3 1 (1.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 31 (36.90%) MySQL
3 30 (35.71%) DB2
4 11 (13.10%) Big Data
5 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Cucumber
1 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.38%) LoadRunner
1 2 (2.38%) Selenium
1 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 49 (58.33%) Finance
2 48 (57.14%) Retail
3 30 (35.71%) Publishing
4 11 (13.10%) Banking
4 11 (13.10%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.38%) Marketing
6 1 (1.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 45 (53.57%) Architect
2 32 (38.10%) Solutions Architect
3 17 (20.24%) Developer
4 13 (15.48%) Technical Architect
5 9 (10.71%) Author
5 9 (10.71%) Technical Author
6 8 (9.52%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 7 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (8.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 6 (7.14%) Data Architect
8 6 (7.14%) Data Centre Architect
8 6 (7.14%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (5.95%) .NET Architect
9 5 (5.95%) .NET Technical Architect
9 5 (5.95%) Enterprise Technical Architect
9 5 (5.95%) Java Architect
9 5 (5.95%) Java Software Architect
9 5 (5.95%) Java Technical Architect
10 4 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (4.76%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.62%) .NET
2 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (4.76%) Classic ASP
2 4 (4.76%) jQuery
2 4 (4.76%) WPF
3 2 (2.38%) Gherkin
3 2 (2.38%) RESTful
4 1 (1.19%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.19%) Node.js
4 1 (1.19%) OAuth
4 1 (1.19%) OpenID
4 1 (1.19%) SailPoint
4 1 (1.19%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 54 (64.29%) Data Centre
2 45 (53.57%) Computer Science
3 30 (35.71%) CMDB
4 13 (15.48%) Public Cloud
5 11 (13.10%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.38%) Android
1 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
1 2 (2.38%) Unix
2 1 (1.19%) Windows
2 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (61.90%) TOGAF
1 52 (61.90%) Zachman Framework
2 46 (54.76%) Software Engineering
3 45 (53.57%) Presales
4 44 (52.38%) Service Delivery
5 43 (51.19%) Continuous Improvement
5 43 (51.19%) Line Management
5 43 (51.19%) Requirements Analysis
6 42 (50.00%) ITIL
6 42 (50.00%) PRINCE2
7 40 (47.62%) Project Management
8 39 (46.43%) ITIL V3
8 39 (46.43%) Service Management
9 30 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
9 30 (35.71%) Gantt Chart
9 30 (35.71%) IT Governance
10 24 (28.57%) Business Development
10 24 (28.57%) CRM
10 24 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
11 14 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (42.86%) SQL
2 14 (16.67%) Java
3 13 (15.48%) Python
4 7 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (2.38%) Ruby
5 2 (2.38%) Scala
5 2 (2.38%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.19%) C
Qualifications
1 54 (64.29%) ISEB
2 45 (53.57%) Degree
3 40 (47.62%) PMI Certification
3 40 (47.62%) PMP
4 2 (2.38%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.19%) CCDP
5 1 (1.19%) CCIE
5 1 (1.19%) CCNP
5 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.19%) CISSP
5 1 (1.19%) PgMP
5 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) GPG13
2 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (55.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (51.19%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 43 (51.19%) SCVMM
2 13 (15.48%) SCOrch
2 13 (15.48%) vRealize
3 2 (2.38%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.19%) Nagios
4 1 (1.19%) Opsview
4 1 (1.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (55.95%) VMware
2 35 (41.67%) EMC
3 33 (39.29%) IBM
3 33 (39.29%) Oracle
4 31 (36.90%) CheckPoint
4 31 (36.90%) Cisco
4 31 (36.90%) Juniper
5 30 (35.71%) BMC
5 30 (35.71%) Citrix
5 30 (35.71%) HP
5 30 (35.71%) NetApp
6 3 (3.57%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.38%) SAP
8 1 (1.19%) CA
8 1 (1.19%) Computacenter
8 1 (1.19%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.19%) Qualys
8 1 (1.19%) Sourcefire
8 1 (1.19%) Symantec
8 1 (1.19%) Tufin
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