Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 20 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 277 283 306
Rank change year-on-year +6 +23 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 43 62 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.42% 0.54% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.56% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 43 56 106
City of London median annual salary £77,500 £78,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.27% +4.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £71,250 £59,875 £52,500
90th Percentile £94,500 £93,750 £101,250
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9671 11114 16415
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 96.38% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8765 10132 14264
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +0.92%

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in the City of London

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Technical Architect in the City of London

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architect in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Architect in the City of London

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 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 City of London region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 22 (51.16%) Java
2 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (39.53%) TDD
4 16 (37.21%) REST
4 16 (37.21%) Microservices
5 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
6 14 (32.56%) SQL
6 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
7 13 (30.23%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (30.23%) Degree
8 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (27.91%) Data Integration
8 12 (27.91%) Logical Data Model
8 12 (27.91%) Physical Data Model
8 12 (27.91%) Data Quality
8 12 (27.91%) Master Data Management
8 12 (27.91%) ETL
8 12 (27.91%) Data Modelling
8 12 (27.91%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (27.91%) T-SQL
8 12 (27.91%) Quality Management
8 12 (27.91%) Management Information System
8 12 (27.91%) Data Management
8 12 (27.91%) Data Lineage
9 11 (25.58%) API Design
10 10 (23.26%) Virtual Team
10 10 (23.26%) DevOps
10 10 (23.26%) Finance
10 10 (23.26%) JMS

Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (4.65%) Apache
1 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) Alfresco
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) Jetty
2 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.33%) IaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.33%) PaaS
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) HTTP
1 2 (4.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.91%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.65%) Flink
3 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.33%) Big Data
4 1 (2.33%) EDRMS
4 1 (2.33%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
2 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.33%) French Language
3 1 (2.33%) German Language
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) REST
2 10 (23.26%) JMS
3 7 (16.28%) Hibernate
3 7 (16.28%) J2EE
3 7 (16.28%) Spring
4 6 (13.95%) .NET
4 6 (13.95%) AngularJS
5 5 (11.63%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (11.63%) RESTful
5 5 (11.63%) Spring MVC
6 2 (4.65%) CSS
6 2 (4.65%) HTML
6 2 (4.65%) J2SE
6 2 (4.65%) SOAP
7 1 (2.33%) jQuery
7 1 (2.33%) JSON
7 1 (2.33%) Middleware
7 1 (2.33%) Node.js
7 1 (2.33%) Web Services
7 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Management Information System
2 10 (23.26%) Virtual Team
3 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Reinsurance
5 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Android
1 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) TDD
3 16 (37.21%) Microservices
4 13 (30.23%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (27.91%) Data Integration
5 12 (27.91%) Data Lineage
5 12 (27.91%) Data Management
5 12 (27.91%) Data Modelling
5 12 (27.91%) ETL
5 12 (27.91%) Logical Data Model
5 12 (27.91%) Master Data Management
5 12 (27.91%) Physical Data Model
5 12 (27.91%) Quality Management
6 11 (25.58%) API Design
7 10 (23.26%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (23.26%) DevOps
8 5 (11.63%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (11.63%) MVC
9 3 (6.98%) OO
9 3 (6.98%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) Java
2 14 (32.56%) SQL
3 12 (27.91%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.98%) C#
5 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.33%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.33%) C++
6 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.91%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.33%) GDPR
2 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) Google
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle
4 2 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.33%) Informatica
5 1 (2.33%) Jitterbit
5 1 (2.33%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.33%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (2.33%) TIBCO