Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Architect
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 110 94
Rank change year-on-year +34 -16 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 17 11 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.56% 0.68% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 0.72% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 42
Bedfordshire median annual salary £67,500 £72,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.90% +31.82% -8.33%
10th Percentile £46,500 £50,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £91,250 £77,250
East of England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% -3.70% +8.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Bedfordshire with a recognized job title 1053 1538 1925
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.69% 95.77% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 882 1350 1711
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.06% +8.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £77,500 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings that featured Technical Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Bedfordshire

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architect in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for Technical Architect in Bedfordshire

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architect in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Architect in Bedfordshire

Technical Architect
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - 6 £56,250 -
Bedford +20 5 £67,500 +17.39%
Luton +20 3 £50,000 -31.03%
Technical Architect
East of England

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Technical Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) Citrix
2 10 (58.82%) Oracle
2 10 (58.82%) Unix
2 10 (58.82%) Data Security
3 7 (41.18%) VMware
3 7 (41.18%) Finance
3 7 (41.18%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco
3 7 (41.18%) TOGAF
3 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (41.18%) Application Virtualisation
4 6 (35.29%) Windows
5 5 (29.41%) Solaris
5 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 5 (29.41%) Firewall
5 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
5 5 (29.41%) Banking
6 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
6 4 (23.53%) Migration
7 3 (17.65%) MVC
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) TDD
7 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
7 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 3 (17.65%) BDD
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (17.65%) Presales
7 3 (17.65%) Task Automation
7 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration

Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (11.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
2 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Unix
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 5 (29.41%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Solaris
4 2 (11.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Data Security
2 7 (41.18%) Application Virtualisation
2 7 (41.18%) TOGAF
3 4 (23.53%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) BDD
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (17.65%) MVC
4 3 (17.65%) Presales
4 3 (17.65%) Task Automation
4 3 (17.65%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Android Development
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps
5 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) Information Security
5 2 (11.76%) iOS Development
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C#
1 2 (11.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) Citrix
2 10 (58.82%) Oracle
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco
3 7 (41.18%) VMware