The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 23 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
South West / Bristol
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 117 122
Rank change year-on-year -12 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 13 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.71% 0.19% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.19% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 16
Median salary £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £50,500 £52,250
10% offered a salary of more than £74,750 £60,500 £67,500
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 Bristol. 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
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1788 1556 1891
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.17% 96.95% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1496 1353 1640
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Bristol

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Technical Architect in Bristol

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architect in Bristol over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Architect in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Bristol region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 23 (65.71%) Java
2 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (54.29%) SQL Server
4 16 (45.71%) Oracle
5 15 (42.86%) .NET
6 14 (40.00%) Scrum
7 12 (34.29%) TIBCO
8 11 (31.43%) Zachman Framework
8 11 (31.43%) TOGAF
9 10 (28.57%) J2EE
9 10 (28.57%) DSDM
9 10 (28.57%) RUP
9 10 (28.57%) QA
9 10 (28.57%) Software Delivery
9 10 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
10 9 (25.71%) Telecoms
10 9 (25.71%) Finance
11 8 (22.86%) SOAP
11 8 (22.86%) REST
12 7 (20.00%) SQL
13 6 (17.14%) C++
13 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (17.14%) UML
13 6 (17.14%) OO
13 6 (17.14%) Python
13 6 (17.14%) Middleware
13 6 (17.14%) Technical Architecture
14 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
14 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
14 5 (14.29%) SaaS

Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 4 (11.43%) Mule
1 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.86%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
1 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) Big Data
3 2 (5.71%) MarkLogic
3 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.86%) Power BI
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) JUnit
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
1 9 (25.71%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.29%) Electronics
3 4 (11.43%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
3 4 (11.43%) Marketing
3 4 (11.43%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Advertising
4 1 (2.86%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) .NET
2 10 (28.57%) J2EE
3 8 (22.86%) REST
3 8 (22.86%) SOAP
4 6 (17.14%) Middleware
5 4 (11.43%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (11.43%) Apache Camel
5 4 (11.43%) Hibernate
5 4 (11.43%) JPA
5 4 (11.43%) JSON
5 4 (11.43%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (11.43%) Spring
5 4 (11.43%) Spring MVC
5 4 (11.43%) XML
6 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.71%) Web Services
8 1 (2.86%) HEVC
8 1 (2.86%) HTML
8 1 (2.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.86%) Digital TV
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) MPEG
4 1 (2.86%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) Scrum
3 11 (31.43%) TOGAF
3 11 (31.43%) Zachman Framework
4 10 (28.57%) DSDM
4 10 (28.57%) RUP
4 10 (28.57%) Software Delivery
5 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (17.14%) OO
5 6 (17.14%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (17.14%) UML
6 5 (14.29%) DevOps
7 4 (11.43%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (11.43%) Integration Testing
7 4 (11.43%) Kanban
7 4 (11.43%) MVC
7 4 (11.43%) Programme Management
7 4 (11.43%) TDD
8 3 (8.57%) IT Strategy
8 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) Java
2 7 (20.00%) SQL
3 6 (17.14%) C++
3 6 (17.14%) Python
4 4 (11.43%) C#
4 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) AWS Certification
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.86%) PhD
3 1 (2.86%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Oracle
2 12 (34.29%) TIBCO
3 4 (11.43%) SAP
3 4 (11.43%) Sybase
4 1 (2.86%) ClickSoftware Technologies
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft