Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Technical Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Technical Architecture over the 6 months to 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Architecture
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 172 139
Rank change year-on-year +59 -33 +33
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 78 29 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.18% 0.76% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 0.82% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 19
Birmingham median annual salary £67,500 £42,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.82% -43.33% +36.36%
10th Percentile £40,000 £23,750 £62,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £71,375 £82,500
West Midlands median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £66,250
% change year-on-year +23.81% -20.75% +15.22%

Technical Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,255 3,517 4,310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.00% 91.80% 90.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2,308 2,776 3,172
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,075 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Technical Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in Birmingham

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Technical Architecture in Birmingham

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Architecture in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 54 (69.23%) Data Centre
2 49 (62.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (62.82%) VMware
3 47 (60.26%) ITIL
4 45 (57.69%) Presales
5 39 (50.00%) TOGAF
6 38 (48.72%) Project Management
7 37 (47.44%) Service Management
7 37 (47.44%) PRINCE2
7 37 (47.44%) Line Management
7 37 (47.44%) Self-Motivation
7 37 (47.44%) ITIL V3
8 31 (39.74%) SQL
8 31 (39.74%) NetApp
9 30 (38.46%) Citrix
10 28 (35.90%) Data Protection
10 28 (35.90%) GDPR
11 27 (34.62%) Hyper-V
12 24 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
12 24 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
12 24 (30.77%) Management Information System
13 23 (29.49%) IaaS
14 22 (28.21%) Continuous Improvement
14 22 (28.21%) PaaS
15 21 (26.92%) Amazon EC2
15 21 (26.92%) IT Strategy
15 21 (26.92%) Private Cloud
15 21 (26.92%) Virtual Machines
15 21 (26.92%) Service Delivery
16 20 (25.64%) EMC

Technical Architecture
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 5 (6.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (3.85%) SAS
2 3 (3.85%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.56%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 24 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
1 24 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (29.49%) IaaS
3 22 (28.21%) PaaS
4 21 (26.92%) Amazon EC2
5 20 (25.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 20 (25.64%) Amazon S3
5 20 (25.64%) AWS CloudFormation
5 20 (25.64%) Azure Active Directory
5 20 (25.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 17 (21.79%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (8.97%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (6.41%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (1.28%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.08%) Firewall
2 5 (6.41%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.56%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 20 (25.64%) Amazon RDS
1 20 (25.64%) Azure SQL Database
2 18 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.85%) DB2
3 3 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.28%) Hazelcast
4 1 (1.28%) HBase
4 1 (1.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.97%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.56%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.28%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.28%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.28%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.28%) JBehave
4 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.28%) JMeter
4 1 (1.28%) JUnit
4 1 (1.28%) LoadUI
4 1 (1.28%) Maven
4 1 (1.28%) Mockito
4 1 (1.28%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.28%) Selenium
4 1 (1.28%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 19 (24.36%) Publishing
2 8 (10.26%) Finance
3 7 (8.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (76.92%) Architect
2 38 (48.72%) Solutions Architect
3 17 (21.79%) Technical Architect
4 15 (19.23%) Cloud Architect
5 13 (16.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 12 (15.38%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 12 (15.38%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 9 (11.54%) Developer
7 9 (11.54%) Integration Developer
7 9 (11.54%) RPG Developer
7 9 (11.54%) SQL Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Security Architect
9 4 (5.13%) Security Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.85%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 3 (3.85%) Senior DevOps
10 3 (3.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 2 (2.56%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.64%) Web Services
2 9 (11.54%) EDI
3 7 (8.97%) Middleware
4 3 (3.85%) AngularJS
4 3 (3.85%) Java EE
5 2 (2.56%) .NET
5 2 (2.56%) Backbone.js
5 2 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.28%) CSS
6 1 (1.28%) HTML
6 1 (1.28%) HTML5
6 1 (1.28%) JMS
6 1 (1.28%) LESS
6 1 (1.28%) RESTful
6 1 (1.28%) Sass
6 1 (1.28%) SOAP
6 1 (1.28%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 54 (69.23%) Data Centre
2 37 (47.44%) Self-Motivation
3 24 (30.77%) Management Information System
4 21 (26.92%) Private Cloud
5 20 (25.64%) Public Cloud
6 19 (24.36%) Computer Science
7 18 (23.08%) Hybrid Cloud
8 17 (21.79%) CMDB
9 9 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (11.54%) iSeries
10 7 (8.97%) AS400
11 3 (3.85%) Mainframe
11 3 (3.85%) User Experience
12 2 (2.56%) Blog
12 2 (2.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.85%) Linux
1 3 (3.85%) Windows
1 3 (3.85%) Windows Server
1 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (60.26%) ITIL
2 45 (57.69%) Presales
3 39 (50.00%) TOGAF
4 38 (48.72%) Project Management
5 37 (47.44%) ITIL V3
5 37 (47.44%) Line Management
5 37 (47.44%) PRINCE2
5 37 (47.44%) Service Management
6 28 (35.90%) Data Protection
7 22 (28.21%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (26.92%) IT Strategy
8 21 (26.92%) Service Delivery
9 20 (25.64%) Due Diligence
9 20 (25.64%) Information Security
9 20 (25.64%) Load Balancing
10 19 (24.36%) Software Engineering
11 18 (23.08%) CRM
11 18 (23.08%) Zachman Framework
12 17 (21.79%) IT Governance
12 17 (21.79%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 31 (39.74%) SQL
2 13 (16.67%) Java
3 9 (11.54%) RPG
3 9 (11.54%) RPG IV
4 7 (8.97%) Python
4 7 (8.97%) VB
5 5 (6.41%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.56%) C#
8 1 (1.28%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 19 (24.36%) Degree
2 18 (23.08%) ISEB
3 17 (21.79%) CEH
3 17 (21.79%) CISSP
3 17 (21.79%) CompTIA Security+
3 17 (21.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (21.79%) PMI Certification
3 17 (21.79%) PMP
4 1 (1.28%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (1.28%) MCITP
4 1 (1.28%) MCTS
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (35.90%) GDPR
2 17 (21.79%) GPG13
2 17 (21.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (62.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (34.62%) Hyper-V
3 21 (26.92%) Virtual Machines
4 15 (19.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (15.38%) SCCM
1 12 (15.38%) SCOM
2 7 (8.97%) Ansible
2 7 (8.97%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (8.97%) Puppet
3 5 (6.41%) Terraform
4 3 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.28%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 49 (62.82%) VMware
2 31 (39.74%) NetApp
3 30 (38.46%) Citrix
4 20 (25.64%) EMC
5 18 (23.08%) CheckPoint
6 15 (19.23%) HP
7 13 (16.67%) Cisco
8 12 (15.38%) 3PAR
9 9 (11.54%) JD Edwards
10 7 (8.97%) Microsoft
10 7 (8.97%) Oracle
11 3 (3.85%) Ab Initio
11 3 (3.85%) Cadence
11 3 (3.85%) Dell
11 3 (3.85%) ServiceNow
11 3 (3.85%) Symantec
12 2 (2.56%) Google
13 1 (1.28%) BMC
13 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (1.28%) SAP