The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architect
London / City of London
Rank 152 228 202
Rank change year-on-year +76 -26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 67 42 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.32% 0.59% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 0.62% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 60 37 119
Median salary £77,500 £75,000 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,200 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £110,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.84% +4.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4846 6786 9928
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.83% 95.64% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4451 6068 8456
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Architect in the City of London

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 49 (49.49%) SOA
2 46 (46.46%) .NET
3 35 (35.35%) Technical Architecture
4 31 (31.31%) JavaScript
4 31 (31.31%) Scrum
4 31 (31.31%) TDD
5 28 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (28.28%) SQL Server
5 28 (28.28%) Java
5 28 (28.28%) XML
6 27 (27.27%) CSS
6 27 (27.27%) C#
6 27 (27.27%) HTML
6 27 (27.27%) Kanban
7 25 (25.25%) Cloud Computing
7 25 (25.25%) UML
8 24 (24.24%) Web Services
8 24 (24.24%) SQL
9 23 (23.23%) MVC
9 23 (23.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 22 (22.22%) AngularJS
10 22 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
10 22 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
10 22 (22.22%) System Testing
10 22 (22.22%) jQuery
10 22 (22.22%) T-SQL
10 22 (22.22%) OO
10 22 (22.22%) ASP.NET
10 22 (22.22%) Visual Studio
10 22 (22.22%) N-Tier

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 19 (19.19%) SharePoint
2 16 (16.16%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (7.07%) CMS
4 4 (4.04%) IIS
5 2 (2.02%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.01%) Apache
6 1 (1.01%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.01%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.01%) DataSynapse
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.01%) SAS
6 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.01%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (4.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) MS Office
2 2 (2.02%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.01%) RMDS
2 1 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (25.25%) Cloud Computing
2 19 (19.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (13.13%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (8.08%) SaaS
5 5 (5.05%) GitHub
6 3 (3.03%) IaaS
6 3 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.13%) HTTP
2 8 (8.08%) Internet
3 7 (7.07%) AMQP
3 7 (7.07%) DNS
4 1 (1.01%) FCoE
4 1 (1.01%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.01%) LAN
4 1 (1.01%) Multicast
4 1 (1.01%) NAS
4 1 (1.01%) SAN
4 1 (1.01%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (28.28%) SQL Server
2 22 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 22 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
3 13 (13.13%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.07%) Big Data
5 6 (6.06%) OLTP
6 3 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.02%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.02%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.02%) HBase
8 1 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.01%) DB2
8 1 (1.01%) Impala
Development Applications
1 22 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 20 (20.20%) Jenkins
2 20 (20.20%) Octopus Deploy
3 16 (16.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.04%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (11.11%) Finance
2 9 (9.09%) Banking
3 3 (3.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.01%) Billing
4 1 (1.01%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.01%) Electronics
4 1 (1.01%) Front Office
4 1 (1.01%) Legal
4 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.01%) Marketing
4 1 (1.01%) Retail
4 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (46.46%) .NET
2 28 (28.28%) XML
3 27 (27.27%) CSS
3 27 (27.27%) HTML
4 24 (24.24%) Web Services
5 23 (23.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 22 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 22 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 22 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 22 (22.22%) jQuery
7 16 (16.16%) REST
7 16 (16.16%) WCF
7 16 (16.16%) WPF
8 7 (7.07%) JMS
8 7 (7.07%) ZeroMQ
9 5 (5.05%) HTML5
9 5 (5.05%) JSON
9 5 (5.05%) React
9 5 (5.05%) SOAP
9 5 (5.05%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.22%) N-Tier
2 18 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (17.17%) Computer Science
4 16 (16.16%) Client/Server
5 15 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (7.07%) Mobile App
6 7 (7.07%) Public Cloud
7 6 (6.06%) Fintech
8 3 (3.03%) Clustering
8 3 (3.03%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (1.01%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.01%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.01%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (1.01%) User Experience
9 1 (1.01%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.04%) Android
1 4 (4.04%) Apple iOS
1 4 (4.04%) Windows
2 3 (3.03%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.01%) Linux
3 1 (1.01%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (49.49%) SOA
2 35 (35.35%) Technical Architecture
3 31 (31.31%) Scrum
3 31 (31.31%) TDD
4 28 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (27.27%) Kanban
6 25 (25.25%) UML
7 23 (23.23%) MVC
8 22 (22.22%) OO
8 22 (22.22%) System Testing
9 21 (21.21%) CRM
10 20 (20.20%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (20.20%) OOA/OOD
10 20 (20.20%) TOGAF
10 20 (20.20%) Waterfall
11 17 (17.17%) Software Architecture
11 17 (17.17%) Zachman Framework
12 15 (15.15%) BPR
12 15 (15.15%) SOLID
12 15 (15.15%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (31.31%) JavaScript
2 28 (28.28%) Java
3 27 (27.27%) C#
4 24 (24.24%) SQL
5 22 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 16 (16.16%) VBA
7 4 (4.04%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.01%) C
8 1 (1.01%) C++
8 1 (1.01%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (19.19%) Degree
2 1 (1.01%) CISM
2 1 (1.01%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (4.04%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.01%) Docker
3 1 (1.01%) HDFS
3 1 (1.01%) NFS
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.01%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 7 (7.07%) MOM
2 1 (1.01%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.01%) Marathon
2 1 (1.01%) Mesos
Vendors
1 9 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.04%) VMware
2 4 (4.04%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle
3 2 (2.02%) SAP
4 1 (1.01%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.01%) Apigee
4 1 (1.01%) Cisco
4 1 (1.01%) Cognos
4 1 (1.01%) EMC
4 1 (1.01%) IBM
4 1 (1.01%) Informatica
4 1 (1.01%) Intel
4 1 (1.01%) NetApp
4 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.01%) Siebel
4 1 (1.01%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.01%) Sybase
4 1 (1.01%) Teradata
4 1 (1.01%) TIBCO
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