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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 179 217 178
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -39
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 62 15 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.01% 0.26% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.31% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 37 13 39
Median salary £55,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £40,700
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £73,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,816 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% -1.30%
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
5414 4879 4508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.78% 85.84% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4197 4017 3779
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £29,000
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 June 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 June 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 +19 34 £55,000 -8.33%
Solihull - 10 £72,500 -
Walsall +3 8 £61,000 -18.66%
Shropshire - 8 £45,000 -
Warwickshire +5 1 £52,500 -19.23%
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 59 (46.09%) Degree
2 54 (42.19%) Computer Science
2 54 (42.19%) Data Centre
3 53 (41.41%) TOGAF
4 40 (31.25%) Migration
5 39 (30.47%) Service Delivery
6 32 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 32 (25.00%) Presales
7 31 (24.22%) Finance
7 31 (24.22%) SQL
7 31 (24.22%) IBM
7 31 (24.22%) Zachman Framework
8 30 (23.44%) SQL Server
9 29 (22.66%) Publishing
9 29 (22.66%) Software Engineering
10 28 (21.88%) Requirements Analysis
10 28 (21.88%) Oracle
10 28 (21.88%) ISEB
10 28 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
10 28 (21.88%) Line Management
11 26 (20.31%) CRM
11 26 (20.31%) DB2
11 26 (20.31%) MySQL
11 26 (20.31%) Project Management
11 26 (20.31%) CMDB
12 25 (19.53%) VMware Infrastructure
12 25 (19.53%) VMware
13 24 (18.75%) ITIL
14 23 (17.97%) Citrix
15 22 (17.19%) PRINCE2

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 (10.16%) Apache
2 10 (7.81%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.47%) IIS
4 3 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.34%) NetWeaver
4 3 (2.34%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.56%) CMS
5 2 (1.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.78%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 10 (7.81%) MS PowerPoint
1 10 (7.81%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) SAP ERP
1 3 (2.34%) SAP MII
1 3 (2.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (14.84%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (14.06%) IaaS
4 17 (13.28%) PaaS
5 15 (11.72%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (2.34%) Force.com
6 3 (2.34%) Office 365
6 3 (2.34%) SaaS
7 1 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.16%) SAN
2 5 (3.91%) LAN
2 5 (3.91%) WAN
3 4 (3.13%) SSL
4 3 (2.34%) CTI
5 1 (0.78%) Firewall
5 1 (0.78%) Internet
5 1 (0.78%) MPLS
5 1 (0.78%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.78%) Skype
5 1 (0.78%) VPLS
5 1 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (23.44%) SQL Server
2 26 (20.31%) DB2
2 26 (20.31%) MySQL
3 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.69%) Subversion
1 6 (4.69%) Talend Open Studio
1 6 (4.69%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 31 (24.22%) Finance
2 29 (22.66%) Publishing
3 15 (11.72%) Telecoms
4 9 (7.03%) Retail
5 8 (6.25%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.34%) Banking
6 3 (2.34%) Billing
6 3 (2.34%) General Ledger
6 3 (2.34%) Marketing
7 2 (1.56%) Automotive
8 1 (0.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 68 (53.13%) Architect
2 26 (20.31%) Solutions Architect
3 20 (15.63%) Senior Architect
4 18 (14.06%) Infrastructure Architect
5 14 (10.94%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 14 (10.94%) Technical Specialist
6 13 (10.16%) Technical Architect
7 10 (7.81%) Consultant
7 10 (7.81%) Service Manager
8 9 (7.03%) Developer
9 7 (5.47%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.69%) SAP Consultant
10 6 (4.69%) Technical Leader
11 5 (3.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 5 (3.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.91%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 5 (3.91%) Service Desk Manager
12 4 (3.13%) Applications Architect
13 3 (2.34%) Implementation Engineer
13 3 (2.34%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.84%) .NET
2 13 (10.16%) HTML
2 13 (10.16%) LAMP
3 11 (8.59%) Web Services
4 9 (7.03%) jQuery
5 8 (6.25%) AngularJS
6 7 (5.47%) CSS
6 7 (5.47%) Sass
6 7 (5.47%) SOAP
7 6 (4.69%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (4.69%) Apache Camel
7 6 (4.69%) Apache CXF
7 6 (4.69%) Flash
7 6 (4.69%) RESTful
8 5 (3.91%) PhoneGap
9 4 (3.13%) SAML
10 3 (2.34%) Entity Framework
10 3 (2.34%) IBM Integration Bus
10 3 (2.34%) JSON
10 3 (2.34%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (42.19%) Computer Science
1 54 (42.19%) Data Centre
2 28 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (20.31%) CMDB
4 15 (11.72%) Clustering
5 8 (6.25%) User Experience
6 5 (3.91%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.91%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.91%) Smart Meter
7 4 (3.13%) Data Structures
7 4 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.56%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.56%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.56%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.56%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.78%) DataPower
9 1 (0.78%) Replication
9 1 (0.78%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.28%) Windows
2 15 (11.72%) Unix
3 13 (10.16%) AIX
3 13 (10.16%) Linux
3 13 (10.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (10.16%) Solaris
3 13 (10.16%) SUSE
4 11 (8.59%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.91%) Android
5 5 (3.91%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.34%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.56%) VMS
8 1 (0.78%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (41.41%) TOGAF
2 40 (31.25%) Migration
3 39 (30.47%) Service Delivery
4 32 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 32 (25.00%) Presales
5 31 (24.22%) Zachman Framework
6 29 (22.66%) Software Engineering
7 28 (21.88%) Line Management
7 28 (21.88%) Requirements Analysis
8 26 (20.31%) CRM
8 26 (20.31%) Project Management
9 24 (18.75%) ITIL
10 22 (17.19%) PRINCE2
11 21 (16.41%) Supplier Management
12 19 (14.84%) Enterprise Architecture
12 19 (14.84%) Systems Analysis
13 18 (14.06%) BPR
13 18 (14.06%) Translating Business Requirements
14 16 (12.50%) Business Development
15 14 (10.94%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (24.22%) SQL
2 14 (10.94%) JavaScript
3 13 (10.16%) Perl
3 13 (10.16%) Shell Script
4 10 (7.81%) Java
5 8 (6.25%) C#
6 6 (4.69%) ActionScript
6 6 (4.69%) ActionScript 3.0
6 6 (4.69%) TypeScript
7 3 (2.34%) C++
7 3 (2.34%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 59 (46.09%) Degree
2 28 (21.88%) ISEB
3 13 (10.16%) PMI Certification
3 13 (10.16%) PMP
4 2 (1.56%) CISSP
4 2 (1.56%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.56%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.91%) SLA
2 3 (2.34%) QA
2 3 (2.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (19.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (11.72%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (10.16%) Active Directory
3 13 (10.16%) Firmware
4 7 (5.47%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.91%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.34%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.34%) vSphere
7 2 (1.56%) XenApp
8 1 (0.78%) vCloud
8 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (13.28%) NetBackup
2 15 (11.72%) SCVMM
3 13 (10.16%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (10.16%) Oracle ZFS
3 13 (10.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 13 (10.16%) Unicenter
4 5 (3.91%) SCCM
5 3 (2.34%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.34%) SCOM
6 2 (1.56%) SCOrch
6 2 (1.56%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 31 (24.22%) IBM
2 28 (21.88%) Oracle
3 25 (19.53%) VMware
4 23 (17.97%) Citrix
5 17 (13.28%) SAP
6 16 (12.50%) Cisco
6 16 (12.50%) EMC
7 14 (10.94%) Microsoft
7 14 (10.94%) NetApp
8 13 (10.16%) BMC
8 13 (10.16%) CA
8 13 (10.16%) CheckPoint
8 13 (10.16%) HP
8 13 (10.16%) Juniper
8 13 (10.16%) Sun
8 13 (10.16%) Veritas
9 6 (4.69%) Talend
10 3 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (2.34%) Symantec
11 1 (0.78%) Remedy
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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