Period
to 22 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

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
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 156 172
Rank change year-on-year +11 +16 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 55 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.40% 0.96% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 0.99% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 48 32 13
Bristol median annual salary £70,000 £71,250 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.75% +9.62% +23.81%
10th Percentile £52,500 £56,375 £46,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £98,750
South West median annual salary £70,000 £66,250 £53,000
% change year-on-year +5.66% +25.00% +7.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. 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
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3,812 3,542 3,351
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 97.36% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3,176 2,941 2,919
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £66,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

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 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Architect in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, Technical Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 32 (58.18%) Java
2 29 (52.73%) C#
3 27 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (34.55%) User Experience
5 18 (32.73%) Node.js
6 16 (29.09%) .NET
7 14 (25.45%) HTML
8 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
8 13 (23.64%) KnockoutJS
8 13 (23.64%) AngularJS
8 13 (23.64%) Microservices
9 12 (21.82%) React
9 12 (21.82%) HTML5
9 12 (21.82%) SOA
9 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
10 11 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (18.18%) Scala
11 10 (18.18%) Hadoop
11 10 (18.18%) Degree
11 10 (18.18%) Apache Spark
12 9 (16.36%) Big Data
12 9 (16.36%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (14.55%) Open Source
13 8 (14.55%) Technical Architecture
13 8 (14.55%) Migration
14 7 (12.73%) VMware
14 7 (12.73%) Citrix
14 7 (12.73%) ITIL
14 7 (12.73%) PRINCE2
14 7 (12.73%) Windows

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 10 (18.18%) Apache Spark
2 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.64%) EPiServer
3 2 (3.64%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.82%) CMS
4 1 (1.82%) GeoServer
4 1 (1.82%) IIS
4 1 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.82%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (12.73%) Office 365
3 6 (10.91%) SaaS
4 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (3.64%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (3.64%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.82%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) LAN
2 1 (1.82%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 9 (16.36%) Big Data
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.82%) GIS
5 1 (1.82%) MySQL
5 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (7.27%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.64%) Advertising
3 2 (3.64%) Electronics
3 2 (3.64%) Marketing
3 2 (3.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.73%) Node.js
2 16 (29.09%) .NET
3 14 (25.45%) HTML
4 13 (23.64%) AngularJS
4 13 (23.64%) KnockoutJS
5 12 (21.82%) HTML5
5 12 (21.82%) React
6 3 (5.45%) CSS
7 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.64%) J2EE
8 1 (1.82%) CSS3
8 1 (1.82%) GeoExt
8 1 (1.82%) jQuery
8 1 (1.82%) JSON
8 1 (1.82%) OpenLayers
8 1 (1.82%) PostGIS
8 1 (1.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (34.55%) User Experience
2 9 (16.36%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (12.73%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (9.09%) NHS
5 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (3.64%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.82%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Windows
2 6 (10.91%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (23.64%) Microservices
3 12 (21.82%) SOA
4 8 (14.55%) Migration
4 8 (14.55%) Open Source
4 8 (14.55%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (12.73%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (12.73%) ITIL
5 7 (12.73%) PRINCE2
5 7 (12.73%) Server Virtualisation
6 6 (10.91%) Scrum
7 5 (9.09%) Kanban
7 5 (9.09%) SDLC
7 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.27%) Data Modelling
8 4 (7.27%) Data Science
9 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.45%) MVC
9 3 (5.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 32 (58.18%) Java
2 29 (52.73%) C#
3 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
4 10 (18.18%) Scala
5 3 (5.45%) C++
6 2 (3.64%) C
6 2 (3.64%) PHP
7 1 (1.82%) SQL
7 1 (1.82%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.82%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) Hyper-V
1 7 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (12.73%) vSphere
1 7 (12.73%) XenApp
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.73%) Citrix
2 7 (12.73%) VMware
3 4 (7.27%) Cisco
3 4 (7.27%) EMC
3 4 (7.27%) SonicWALL
4 2 (3.64%) Google
4 2 (3.64%) IBM
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle
4 2 (3.64%) SAP
4 2 (3.64%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.64%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.82%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.82%) ESRI
5 1 (1.82%) Mapinfo