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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 176 183 165
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 42 30 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.75% 0.56% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.70% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 35 28 31
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £36,465 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -3.84%
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
4769 4298 4319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.69% 80.10% 79.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3886 3556 3655
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,809
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,682 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +8 22 £57,500 -17.85%
Birmingham +3 7 £62,500 +13.63% 9
Walsall +3 7 £77,500 -3.12%
Warwickshire - 4 £62,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £57,500 -
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (33.85%) VMware
1 22 (33.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (27.69%) Manufacturing
3 17 (26.15%) Migration
4 16 (24.62%) Enterprise Architecture
4 16 (24.62%) Citrix
5 13 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 10 (15.38%) SCCM
6 10 (15.38%) Data Modelling
6 10 (15.38%) ETL
6 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 10 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 10 (15.38%) Hyper-V
7 9 (13.85%) Internet
7 9 (13.85%) IBM
7 9 (13.85%) Data Migration
7 9 (13.85%) Data Integration
7 9 (13.85%) TOGAF
7 9 (13.85%) Information Management
8 8 (12.31%) Degree
8 8 (12.31%) Zachman Framework
8 8 (12.31%) HTML
8 8 (12.31%) Oracle
8 8 (12.31%) CSS
8 8 (12.31%) Linux
8 8 (12.31%) Talend Open Studio
8 8 (12.31%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 8 (12.31%) Appcelerator
8 8 (12.31%) Office 365

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (6.15%) SharePoint
1 4 (6.15%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.31%) Office 365
2 7 (10.77%) SoftLayer
2 7 (10.77%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (10.77%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.85%) Internet
2 3 (4.62%) Firewall
2 3 (4.62%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (4.62%) LAN
2 3 (4.62%) WAN
3 1 (1.54%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.77%) RDBMS
1 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database
1 7 (10.77%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.54%) OLAP
5 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.54%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.54%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Talend Open Studio
1 8 (12.31%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 7 (10.77%) Subversion
General
1 18 (27.69%) Manufacturing
2 7 (10.77%) Automotive
3 5 (7.69%) Aerospace
4 4 (6.15%) Finance
5 3 (4.62%) Back Office
6 2 (3.08%) Retail
7 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 47 (72.31%) Architect
2 19 (29.23%) Technical Architect
3 13 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (13.85%) Data Architect
5 5 (7.69%) Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.62%) CRM Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.08%) Data Integration Architect
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Data Architect
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (3.08%) Integration Architect
9 1 (1.54%) Project Manager
9 1 (1.54%) Analyst
9 1 (1.54%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) HTML
1 8 (12.31%) CSS
1 8 (12.31%) MEAP
2 5 (7.69%) Web Services
2 5 (7.69%) RESTful
3 4 (6.15%) CGI
4 3 (4.62%) Middleware
5 1 (1.54%) jQuery
5 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.54%) Flash
5 1 (1.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (13.85%) Data Integration
3 8 (12.31%) Data Centre
4 5 (7.69%) Internet of Things
5 4 (6.15%) GIS
6 3 (4.62%) Taxonomies
6 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) Linux
2 1 (1.54%) UNIX
2 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.15%) Migration
2 16 (24.62%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 10 (15.38%) ETL
4 9 (13.85%) Data Migration
4 9 (13.85%) TOGAF
4 9 (13.85%) Information Management
5 8 (12.31%) Zachman Framework
6 7 (10.77%) Data Analysis
6 7 (10.77%) Use Case
6 7 (10.77%) CRM
6 7 (10.77%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (9.23%) SOA
8 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (7.69%) Business Development
8 5 (7.69%) Data Virtualisation
9 4 (6.15%) Unit Testing
9 4 (6.15%) Workflow
9 4 (6.15%) ERP
9 4 (6.15%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (10.77%) Java
3 1 (1.54%) C#
3 1 (1.54%) SQL
3 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.54%) MCITP
3 1 (1.54%) CCNA
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
1 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (33.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 10 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.15%) Terminal Services
3 4 (6.15%) XenApp
3 4 (6.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (15.38%) SCCM
2 6 (9.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (33.85%) VMware
2 16 (24.62%) Citrix
3 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 9 (13.85%) IBM
5 8 (12.31%) Oracle
5 8 (12.31%) Appcelerator
5 8 (12.31%) Talend
5 8 (12.31%) Kony
6 7 (10.77%) Google
6 7 (10.77%) Informatica
7 5 (7.69%) Dell
7 5 (7.69%) WSO2
8 4 (6.15%) Computacenter
9 3 (4.62%) NetApp
10 2 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (3.08%) EMC
10 2 (3.08%) SAP
11 1 (1.54%) Cognos
11 1 (1.54%) Cisco
11 1 (1.54%) HP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000- £90,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 26 days ago