The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Technical Architect
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 123 108
Rank change year-on-year 0 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 9 22 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.46% 0.92% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.95% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 26
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £46,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £61,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £61,500
% change year-on-year - +5.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1899 2304 1971
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.64% 96.04% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1592 1714 1615
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Technical Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Birmingham

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Technical Architect in Birmingham

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architect in Birmingham over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Architect in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Birmingham region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (42.86%) Java
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) Presales
3 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (28.57%) C#
4 6 (28.57%) .NET
4 6 (28.57%) CRM
4 6 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (14.29%) Python
5 3 (14.29%) MySQL
5 3 (14.29%) PHP
6 2 (9.52%) C++
6 2 (9.52%) Web Services
6 2 (9.52%) UML
6 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
6 2 (9.52%) C
6 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
6 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (9.52%) Office 365
6 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.76%) SDLC
7 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
7 1 (4.76%) Digital Signage
7 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (4.76%) Big Data
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
7 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud

Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
General
1 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.76%) JSON
3 1 (4.76%) Node.js
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
3 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Digital Signage
1 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
1 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Presales
3 6 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) UML
5 1 (4.76%) CAD
5 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
5 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) SDLC
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.76%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
4 3 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) C
5 2 (9.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) MCSA
1 1 (4.76%) MCSE
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (+ excellent package)
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago