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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 182 204 183
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -21
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 55 22 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.91% 0.37% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.43% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 31 19 35
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,000 £36,465
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +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
5249 5129 4482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.92% 87.09% 83.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4097 4168 3718
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,405
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 July 2016.

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 28 July 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 29 £62,500 +4.16% 2
Solihull - 8 £72,500 -
Warwickshire +16 6 £41,250 -36.53%
Shropshire - 6 £45,000 - 1
Walsall - 5 £75,000 -
Staffordshire 0 1 £55,000 -4.34%
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 65 (50.39%) Degree
2 61 (47.29%) Data Centre
3 60 (46.51%) Computer Science
3 60 (46.51%) TOGAF
4 45 (34.88%) Service Delivery
5 42 (32.56%) Software Engineering
5 42 (32.56%) Presales
5 42 (32.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 41 (31.78%) Zachman Framework
7 39 (30.23%) Finance
8 38 (29.46%) ISEB
8 38 (29.46%) Requirements Analysis
8 38 (29.46%) Line Management
9 37 (28.68%) SQL Server
10 36 (27.91%) Oracle
11 35 (27.13%) Migration
12 34 (26.36%) SQL
12 34 (26.36%) IBM
13 33 (25.58%) MySQL
13 33 (25.58%) Publishing
13 33 (25.58%) VMware
13 33 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
14 31 (24.03%) Microsoft Azure
15 30 (23.26%) CMDB
15 30 (23.26%) DB2
16 29 (22.48%) Amazon AWS
17 28 (21.71%) IaaS
18 27 (20.93%) PaaS
18 27 (20.93%) ITIL
18 27 (20.93%) Citrix

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 13 (10.08%) Apache
2 10 (7.75%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.43%) IIS
4 3 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.33%) NetWeaver
5 2 (1.55%) CMS
6 1 (0.78%) IBM Transformation Extender
6 1 (0.78%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.78%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 10 (7.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.65%) Sentinel
2 3 (2.33%) SAP ERP
2 3 (2.33%) SAP MII
2 3 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (24.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (22.48%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (21.71%) IaaS
4 27 (20.93%) PaaS
5 25 (19.38%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (6.98%) SaaS
7 3 (2.33%) Force.com
7 3 (2.33%) Office 365
8 1 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.08%) SAN
2 5 (3.88%) LAN
2 5 (3.88%) WAN
3 4 (3.10%) SSL
4 3 (2.33%) Skype
5 2 (1.55%) CTI
5 2 (1.55%) Internet
6 1 (0.78%) Firewall
6 1 (0.78%) MPLS
6 1 (0.78%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.78%) VPLS
6 1 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (28.68%) SQL Server
2 33 (25.58%) MySQL
3 30 (23.26%) DB2
4 3 (2.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.65%) Subversion
1 6 (4.65%) TortoiseSVN
2 4 (3.10%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 39 (30.23%) Finance
2 33 (25.58%) Publishing
3 19 (14.73%) Retail
4 14 (10.85%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.65%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.33%) Billing
6 3 (2.33%) General Ledger
6 3 (2.33%) Marketing
7 1 (0.78%) Back Office
7 1 (0.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (51.94%) Architect
2 29 (22.48%) Solutions Architect
3 18 (13.95%) Infrastructure Architect
4 17 (13.18%) Senior Architect
5 15 (11.63%) Developer
6 14 (10.85%) Technical Architect
6 14 (10.85%) Technical Specialist
7 13 (10.08%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
8 9 (6.98%) Consultant
9 7 (5.43%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.65%) SAP Consultant
10 6 (4.65%) Service Manager
10 6 (4.65%) Technical Leader
11 5 (3.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 5 (3.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 4 (3.10%) Service Desk Manager
12 4 (3.10%) Software Engineer
13 3 (2.33%) Graduate
13 3 (2.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 3 (2.33%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.05%) .NET
2 13 (10.08%) LAMP
3 12 (9.30%) HTML
4 11 (8.53%) AngularJS
5 9 (6.98%) jQuery
5 9 (6.98%) Web Services
6 7 (5.43%) CSS
6 7 (5.43%) Sass
7 6 (4.65%) Flash
8 5 (3.88%) PhoneGap
8 5 (3.88%) SOAP
9 4 (3.10%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (3.10%) Apache Camel
9 4 (3.10%) Apache CXF
9 4 (3.10%) RESTful
9 4 (3.10%) SAML
10 3 (2.33%) Entity Framework
10 3 (2.33%) JSON
10 3 (2.33%) JSP
10 3 (2.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 61 (47.29%) Data Centre
2 60 (46.51%) Computer Science
3 30 (23.26%) CMDB
4 26 (20.16%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (10.08%) Clustering
6 8 (6.20%) Public Cloud
6 8 (6.20%) User Experience
7 5 (3.88%) Mobile App
8 4 (3.10%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.33%) Data Structures
9 3 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (2.33%) Smart Meter
10 2 (1.55%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.55%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.55%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.78%) DataPower
11 1 (0.78%) Replication
11 1 (0.78%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.18%) Windows
2 16 (12.40%) Unix
3 13 (10.08%) AIX
3 13 (10.08%) Linux
3 13 (10.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (10.08%) Solaris
3 13 (10.08%) SUSE
4 11 (8.53%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.88%) Android
5 5 (3.88%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.78%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (46.51%) TOGAF
2 45 (34.88%) Service Delivery
3 42 (32.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 42 (32.56%) Presales
3 42 (32.56%) Software Engineering
4 41 (31.78%) Zachman Framework
5 38 (29.46%) Line Management
5 38 (29.46%) Requirements Analysis
6 35 (27.13%) Migration
7 27 (20.93%) ITIL
8 26 (20.16%) CRM
8 26 (20.16%) Project Management
9 23 (17.83%) PRINCE2
10 20 (15.50%) Business Development
11 19 (14.73%) Supplier Management
12 18 (13.95%) ITIL V3
12 18 (13.95%) Service Management
13 17 (13.18%) Capacity Planning
13 17 (13.18%) Customer Engagement
13 17 (13.18%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 34 (26.36%) SQL
2 13 (10.08%) JavaScript
2 13 (10.08%) Perl
2 13 (10.08%) Shell Script
3 12 (9.30%) Java
4 10 (7.75%) C#
5 6 (4.65%) ActionScript
5 6 (4.65%) ActionScript 3.0
5 6 (4.65%) TypeScript
6 2 (1.55%) C++
6 2 (1.55%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.78%) C
7 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 65 (50.39%) Degree
2 38 (29.46%) ISEB
3 17 (13.18%) PMI Certification
3 17 (13.18%) PMP
4 3 (2.33%) CISSP
5 2 (1.55%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.55%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) CISA
6 1 (0.78%) CISM
6 1 (0.78%) CRISC
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.78%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) SLA
2 2 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.55%) QA
3 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (19.38%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (10.08%) Firmware
4 11 (8.53%) Active Directory
5 5 (3.88%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.88%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.33%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.33%) vSphere
7 2 (1.55%) XenApp
8 1 (0.78%) vCloud
8 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (19.38%) SCVMM
2 17 (13.18%) NetBackup
3 13 (10.08%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (10.08%) Oracle ZFS
3 13 (10.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 13 (10.08%) Unicenter
4 8 (6.20%) SCOrch
4 8 (6.20%) vRealize
5 5 (3.88%) SCCM
6 3 (2.33%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.33%) SCOM
6 3 (2.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 36 (27.91%) Oracle
2 34 (26.36%) IBM
3 33 (25.58%) VMware
4 27 (20.93%) Citrix
5 21 (16.28%) EMC
6 20 (15.50%) Cisco
7 18 (13.95%) NetApp
8 17 (13.18%) BMC
8 17 (13.18%) CheckPoint
8 17 (13.18%) HP
8 17 (13.18%) Juniper
9 16 (12.40%) Microsoft
10 14 (10.85%) SAP
11 13 (10.08%) CA
11 13 (10.08%) Sun
11 13 (10.08%) Veritas
12 4 (3.10%) Talend
13 3 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (2.33%) Symantec
14 1 (0.78%) Remedy
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