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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 151 204 165
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -39
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 84 23 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.37% 0.43% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 0.51% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 54 19 51
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £54,700 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £71,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
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
5391 4522 4506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.74% 84.90% 84.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4177 3755 3771
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +16 45 £55,000 - 5
Solihull - 12 £72,500 - 1
Walsall +2 11 £40,000 -46.66%
Shropshire - 7 £45,000 -
Warwickshire -3 5 £50,000 -23.07%
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 57 (45.24%) Degree
2 52 (41.27%) Computer Science
3 50 (39.68%) Data Centre
4 49 (38.89%) TOGAF
5 39 (30.95%) Migration
6 36 (28.57%) Service Delivery
7 30 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 29 (23.02%) Presales
9 28 (22.22%) Project Management
9 28 (22.22%) SQL
9 28 (22.22%) IBM
9 28 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
10 27 (21.43%) Oracle
10 27 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 27 (21.43%) Finance
10 27 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
11 26 (20.63%) CRM
11 26 (20.63%) Software Engineering
12 25 (19.84%) Requirements Analysis
12 25 (19.84%) ISEB
12 25 (19.84%) Line Management
13 24 (19.05%) ITIL
13 24 (19.05%) PRINCE2
13 24 (19.05%) Publishing
13 24 (19.05%) VMware
13 24 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
14 23 (18.25%) CMDB
14 23 (18.25%) DB2
14 23 (18.25%) MySQL
15 21 (16.67%) 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 10 (7.94%) Apache
2 8 (6.35%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.56%) IIS
4 3 (2.38%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.59%) CMS
5 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.79%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.79%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 10 (7.94%) MS PowerPoint
1 10 (7.94%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.59%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.79%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.79%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (15.08%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (14.29%) IaaS
4 17 (13.49%) PaaS
5 15 (11.90%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (2.38%) Force.com
6 3 (2.38%) Office 365
6 3 (2.38%) SaaS
7 1 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.94%) SAN
2 5 (3.97%) LAN
2 5 (3.97%) WAN
3 3 (2.38%) CTI
3 3 (2.38%) SSL
4 1 (0.79%) Firewall
4 1 (0.79%) Internet
4 1 (0.79%) MPLS
4 1 (0.79%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.79%) Skype
4 1 (0.79%) VPLS
4 1 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 23 (18.25%) DB2
2 23 (18.25%) MySQL
3 3 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.59%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.59%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.79%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.79%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (4.76%) Subversion
2 6 (4.76%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 27 (21.43%) Finance
2 24 (19.05%) Publishing
3 14 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.56%) Retail
5 6 (4.76%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.38%) Banking
6 3 (2.38%) Billing
6 3 (2.38%) General Ledger
6 3 (2.38%) Marketing
7 2 (1.59%) Automotive
8 1 (0.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 67 (53.17%) Architect
2 27 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
3 19 (15.08%) Senior Architect
4 16 (12.70%) Infrastructure Architect
5 14 (11.11%) Technical Architect
6 12 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
7 11 (8.73%) Technical Specialist
8 10 (7.94%) Consultant
8 10 (7.94%) Service Manager
9 9 (7.14%) Developer
10 7 (5.56%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 5 (3.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.97%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 5 (3.97%) Service Desk Manager
11 5 (3.97%) Technical Leader
12 4 (3.17%) Applications Architect
12 4 (3.17%) Head of Infrastructure
12 4 (3.17%) SAP Consultant
13 3 (2.38%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.08%) .NET
2 11 (8.73%) HTML
3 10 (7.94%) LAMP
4 8 (6.35%) AngularJS
4 8 (6.35%) Web Services
5 7 (5.56%) CSS
5 7 (5.56%) jQuery
5 7 (5.56%) Sass
6 6 (4.76%) Flash
6 6 (4.76%) SOAP
7 5 (3.97%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (3.97%) Apache Camel
7 5 (3.97%) Apache CXF
7 5 (3.97%) PhoneGap
7 5 (3.97%) RESTful
8 3 (2.38%) Entity Framework
8 3 (2.38%) IBM Integration Bus
8 3 (2.38%) SAML
9 2 (1.59%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 52 (41.27%) Computer Science
2 50 (39.68%) Data Centre
3 27 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (18.25%) CMDB
5 12 (9.52%) Clustering
6 8 (6.35%) User Experience
7 5 (3.97%) Data Integration
7 5 (3.97%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.97%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.97%) Smart Meter
8 4 (3.17%) Data Structures
8 4 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.59%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.59%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.59%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.59%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.79%) DataPower
10 1 (0.79%) Replication
10 1 (0.79%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.32%) Windows
2 12 (9.52%) Unix
3 10 (7.94%) AIX
3 10 (7.94%) Linux
3 10 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (7.94%) Solaris
3 10 (7.94%) SUSE
4 9 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.97%) Android
5 5 (3.97%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.59%) VMS
7 1 (0.79%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (38.89%) TOGAF
2 39 (30.95%) Migration
3 36 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 30 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 29 (23.02%) Presales
6 28 (22.22%) Project Management
6 28 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
7 26 (20.63%) CRM
7 26 (20.63%) Software Engineering
8 25 (19.84%) Line Management
8 25 (19.84%) Requirements Analysis
9 24 (19.05%) ITIL
9 24 (19.05%) PRINCE2
10 20 (15.87%) Supplier Management
11 18 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
11 18 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
12 17 (13.49%) BPR
12 17 (13.49%) Translating Business Requirements
13 16 (12.70%) Business Development
14 14 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (22.22%) SQL
2 12 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 10 (7.94%) Perl
3 10 (7.94%) Shell Script
4 8 (6.35%) C#
5 7 (5.56%) Java
6 6 (4.76%) ActionScript
6 6 (4.76%) ActionScript 3.0
6 6 (4.76%) TypeScript
7 3 (2.38%) C++
7 3 (2.38%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 57 (45.24%) Degree
2 25 (19.84%) ISEB
3 13 (10.32%) PMI Certification
3 13 (10.32%) PMP
4 2 (1.59%) CISSP
4 2 (1.59%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.59%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.17%) SLA
2 3 (2.38%) QA
2 3 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 10 (7.94%) Firmware
4 7 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.17%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.38%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.59%) vSphere
7 2 (1.59%) XenApp
8 1 (0.79%) vCloud
8 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (11.90%) SCVMM
2 14 (11.11%) NetBackup
3 10 (7.94%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (7.94%) Oracle ZFS
3 10 (7.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 10 (7.94%) Unicenter
4 4 (3.17%) SCCM
5 3 (2.38%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.59%) SCOM
6 2 (1.59%) SCOrch
6 2 (1.59%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.59%) vRealize
Vendors
1 28 (22.22%) IBM
2 27 (21.43%) Oracle
3 24 (19.05%) VMware
4 21 (16.67%) Citrix
5 16 (12.70%) Cisco
5 16 (12.70%) EMC
5 16 (12.70%) SAP
6 14 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 14 (11.11%) NetApp
7 13 (10.32%) BMC
7 13 (10.32%) CheckPoint
7 13 (10.32%) HP
7 13 (10.32%) Juniper
8 10 (7.94%) CA
8 10 (7.94%) Sun
8 10 (7.94%) Veritas
9 7 (5.56%) Talend
10 3 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (2.38%) Symantec
11 2 (1.59%) Informatica
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