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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 199 179 184
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +5
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 26 36 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.67% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.84% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 23 34 24
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £36,465 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Technical Architecture
England

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
4961 4291 4375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.72% 79.46% 78.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4009 3565 3688
Average salary £42,500 £41,405 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.64% +3.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Coventry -3 14 £40,000 -17.94% 3
Birmingham -15 7 £60,000 +9.09% 6
Warwickshire -17 3 £65,000 -3.70%
Staffordshire - 1 £57,500 - 1
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 23 (41.82%) VMware
2 22 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (29.09%) Citrix
4 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
5 13 (23.64%) Manufacturing
5 13 (23.64%) Active Directory
6 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
6 12 (21.82%) Migration
6 12 (21.82%) Hyper-V
7 11 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (18.18%) SCCM
9 9 (16.36%) HTML
9 9 (16.36%) CSS
9 9 (16.36%) Internet
10 8 (14.55%) Java
10 8 (14.55%) Computer Science
10 8 (14.55%) Office 365
11 7 (12.73%) Data Centre
11 7 (12.73%) Dynamics CRM
11 7 (12.73%) Subversion
11 7 (12.73%) Data Analysis
11 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
11 7 (12.73%) Linux
11 7 (12.73%) CRM
11 7 (12.73%) NetApp
12 6 (10.91%) ETL
12 6 (10.91%) Finance
12 6 (10.91%) SCOM
13 5 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Software

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
1 4 (7.27%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Office
2 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) Office 365
2 5 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.45%) SoftLayer
3 3 (5.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) Internet
2 4 (7.27%) Firewall
3 2 (3.64%) WAN
3 2 (3.64%) DNS
3 2 (3.64%) HTTPS
3 2 (3.64%) SAN
3 2 (3.64%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.82%) LAN
4 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.82%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.82%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.82%) DataStage
5 1 (1.82%) OLAP
5 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Subversion
2 4 (7.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 3 (5.45%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (3.64%) RequisitePro
General
1 13 (23.64%) Manufacturing
2 6 (10.91%) Finance
3 5 (9.09%) Aerospace
4 3 (5.45%) Automotive
4 3 (5.45%) Back Office
5 2 (3.64%) Retail
6 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 37 (67.27%) Architect
2 14 (25.45%) Technical Architect
3 13 (23.64%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (7.27%) Consultant
4 4 (7.27%) Developer
5 3 (5.45%) Data Architect
5 3 (5.45%) Service Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Java Developer
5 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Technical Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 3 (5.45%) Technical Services Manager
5 3 (5.45%) CRM Consultant
5 3 (5.45%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.45%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.64%) Senior Architect
6 2 (3.64%) Data Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.36%) HTML
1 9 (16.36%) CSS
2 5 (9.09%) Web Services
3 4 (7.27%) CGI
3 4 (7.27%) MEAP
4 3 (5.45%) RESTful
5 2 (3.64%) HTML5
5 2 (3.64%) XML
5 2 (3.64%) Ajax
6 1 (1.82%) .NET
6 1 (1.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.73%) Data Centre
3 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (9.09%) Internet of Things
4 4 (7.27%) GIS
4 4 (7.27%) Data Integration
5 3 (5.45%) Taxonomies
5 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.64%) Clustering
6 2 (3.64%) Smartphone
6 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Linux
2 4 (7.27%) Windows
3 2 (3.64%) Android
3 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) Migration
2 11 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (12.73%) Data Analysis
3 7 (12.73%) CRM
4 6 (10.91%) ETL
5 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.09%) ITIL
5 5 (9.09%) Business Development
5 5 (9.09%) TOGAF
6 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.27%) ERP
6 4 (7.27%) Data Modelling
6 4 (7.27%) Workflow
6 4 (7.27%) Service Management
6 4 (7.27%) Change Management
6 4 (7.27%) ITSM
6 4 (7.27%) Data Migration
7 3 (5.45%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
2 8 (14.55%) Java
3 5 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.45%) Degree
4 2 (3.64%) MCSE
5 1 (1.82%) CCNA
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.82%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
1 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (23.64%) Active Directory
3 12 (21.82%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.27%) XenApp
4 4 (7.27%) XenDesktop
4 4 (7.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (18.18%) SCCM
2 6 (10.91%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (41.82%) VMware
2 16 (29.09%) Citrix
3 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
4 7 (12.73%) NetApp
5 5 (9.09%) Dell
6 4 (7.27%) Oracle
6 4 (7.27%) IBM
6 4 (7.27%) Computacenter
6 4 (7.27%) Appcelerator
6 4 (7.27%) Kony
7 3 (5.45%) Talend
7 3 (5.45%) WSO2
7 3 (5.45%) Informatica
7 3 (5.45%) Google
8 2 (3.64%) Cisco
8 2 (3.64%) SAP
8 2 (3.64%) EMC
8 2 (3.64%) HP
8 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.82%) Intel
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