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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 189 131 145
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +14
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 30 61 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.56% 1.24% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 1.54% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 27 52 53
Average salary £60,000 £53,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,450 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £100,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £54,750 £55,000 £53,900
% change year-on-year
-0.45% +2.04%
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
4295 3965 3953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.79% 80.72% 77.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3585 3288 3307
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Birmingham -36 17 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Coventry -14 8 £60,000 -29.41% 1
Walsall - 3 £75,000 -
Shropshire - 2 £70,000 -
Warwickshire -11 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
2 22 (35.48%) VMware
3 18 (29.03%) CRM
3 18 (29.03%) Dynamics CRM
4 16 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (24.19%) Windows
5 15 (24.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (22.58%) Oracle
6 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
6 14 (22.58%) Migration
6 14 (22.58%) Workflow
7 12 (19.35%) Citrix
7 12 (19.35%) ETL
8 11 (17.74%) SQL
9 10 (16.13%) Web Services
9 10 (16.13%) ITIL
9 10 (16.13%) SharePoint
9 10 (16.13%) Active Directory
9 10 (16.13%) Finance
9 10 (16.13%) Change Management
9 10 (16.13%) Firewall
9 10 (16.13%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (14.52%) Computer Science
10 9 (14.52%) NetApp
11 8 (12.90%) SAN
11 8 (12.90%) Information Security
11 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (12.90%) TOGAF
11 8 (12.90%) Mentoring
12 7 (11.29%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.45%) Lync
3 3 (4.84%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.84%) JBoss
3 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Office
2 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (29.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.45%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) Office 365
2 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.13%) Firewall
2 8 (12.90%) SAN
3 6 (9.68%) WAN
4 5 (8.06%) DNS
4 5 (8.06%) HTTPS
4 5 (8.06%) Internet
4 5 (8.06%) Wireshark
5 4 (6.45%) MPLS
6 2 (3.23%) LAN
7 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) RDBMS
2 7 (11.29%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.84%) DB2
5 2 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.23%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.61%) DataStage
6 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) RequisitePro
1 5 (8.06%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.61%) JIRA
2 1 (1.61%) Ant
General
1 10 (16.13%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.23%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.23%) Back Office
3 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.61%) Legal
4 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (69.35%) Architect
2 14 (22.58%) Technical Architect
2 14 (22.58%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (12.90%) Consultant
3 8 (12.90%) CRM Consultant
3 8 (12.90%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 7 (11.29%) CRM Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Data Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Security Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.45%) CRM Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Security Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Services Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Technical Services Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Technical Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.13%) Web Services
2 7 (11.29%) XML
2 7 (11.29%) HTML
2 7 (11.29%) CSS
3 4 (6.45%) CGI
3 4 (6.45%) Ajax
3 4 (6.45%) HTML5
4 3 (4.84%) Middleware
4 3 (4.84%) Spring
4 3 (4.84%) JSP
4 3 (4.84%) Servlets
4 3 (4.84%) .NET
4 3 (4.84%) JMS
4 3 (4.84%) Struts
5 2 (3.23%) SOAP
5 2 (3.23%) REST
6 1 (1.61%) PhoneGap
6 1 (1.61%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.61%) JSON
6 1 (1.61%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.29%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.06%) Data Integration
4 5 (8.06%) Clustering
5 4 (6.45%) GIS
6 3 (4.84%) Client/Server
6 3 (4.84%) N-Tier
6 3 (4.84%) Smartphone
6 3 (4.84%) Mobile App
7 2 (3.23%) Internet of Things
7 2 (3.23%) Taxonomies
7 2 (3.23%) Data Conversion
8 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.61%) User Experience
8 1 (1.61%) Social Media
8 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.19%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) Android
2 4 (6.45%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.23%) UNIX
4 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.03%) CRM
2 14 (22.58%) Workflow
2 14 (22.58%) Migration
3 12 (19.35%) ETL
4 10 (16.13%) Change Management
4 10 (16.13%) ITIL
4 10 (16.13%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (12.90%) TOGAF
5 8 (12.90%) Information Security
5 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.90%) Mentoring
6 7 (11.29%) Data Migration
6 7 (11.29%) Data Modelling
7 6 (9.68%) Service Management
8 5 (8.06%) Information Management
8 5 (8.06%) Scrum
8 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (8.06%) Database Mirroring
9 4 (6.45%) System Testing
9 4 (6.45%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.74%) SQL
2 7 (11.29%) Java
2 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (11.29%) Degree
3 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.06%) MCSE
4 4 (6.45%) CCNA
4 4 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.45%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.61%) CISSP
5 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
1 4 (6.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (16.13%) Active Directory
3 7 (11.29%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.45%) XenApp
4 4 (6.45%) XenDesktop
4 4 (6.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
2 22 (35.48%) VMware
3 14 (22.58%) Oracle
4 12 (19.35%) Citrix
5 9 (14.52%) NetApp
6 6 (9.68%) Cisco
6 6 (9.68%) HP
6 6 (9.68%) Dell
7 5 (8.06%) IBM
7 5 (8.06%) SAP
7 5 (8.06%) Informatica
7 5 (8.06%) Talend
8 4 (6.45%) Computacenter
8 4 (6.45%) Juniper
8 4 (6.45%) EMC
9 3 (4.84%) Sybase
9 3 (4.84%) BEA
9 3 (4.84%) Pega
9 3 (4.84%) Vitria
10 2 (3.23%) Brocade
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + up to £10,000 bonus, pension, etc.
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago