The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Technical Architect
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 413 447 359
Rank change year-on-year +34 -88  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 521 638 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.65% 0.65% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.68% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 419 525 729
Median salary £75,000 £70,000 £66,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £87,500 £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 England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77061 94037 97778
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.27% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64544 79531 80662
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 England

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in England

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Technical Architect in England

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architect in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Architect in England

Technical Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +51 295 £80,000 +8.47% 36
South West +54 51 £65,000 +8.33% 7
South East -3 50 £65,000 - 11
North West -7 39 £70,000 - 6
West Midlands +14 24 £70,000 +40.00% 1
East of England -21 22 £60,000 -4.00% 5
East Midlands +22 19 £75,000 +25.00% 2
Yorkshire +19 17 £67,500 +3.84% 6
North East -4 1 £60,000 -11.11% 1
Technical Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 486 (42.67%) Java
2 462 (40.56%) Agile Software Development
3 332 (29.15%) .NET
4 271 (23.79%) Finance
5 233 (20.46%) C#
6 232 (20.37%) Technical Architecture
7 202 (17.73%) Scrum
8 200 (17.56%) JavaScript
9 193 (16.94%) SOA
10 190 (16.68%) Microsoft
11 166 (14.57%) HTML
12 158 (13.87%) SQL Server
13 157 (13.78%) Presales
14 156 (13.70%) Degree
15 155 (13.61%) Oracle
16 154 (13.52%) TOGAF
17 150 (13.17%) Enterprise Software
18 146 (12.82%) SQL
19 139 (12.20%) NoSQL
20 135 (11.85%) Big Data
21 133 (11.68%) MVC
22 131 (11.50%) Banking
23 125 (10.97%) Linux
23 125 (10.97%) Microsoft Azure
24 120 (10.54%) REST
25 119 (10.45%) Spring
26 117 (10.27%) Retail
26 117 (10.27%) Amazon AWS
27 115 (10.10%) Web Services
28 112 (9.83%) Windows

Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 61 (5.36%) CMS
2 56 (4.92%) Apache
3 49 (4.30%) SharePoint
4 48 (4.21%) Tomcat
5 45 (3.95%) WebSphere
6 40 (3.51%) IIS
7 39 (3.42%) Oracle Coherence
8 31 (2.72%) JBoss
9 30 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
10 29 (2.55%) DataSynapse
10 29 (2.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 23 (2.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 22 (1.93%) MS Exchange
13 20 (1.76%) Mule
13 20 (1.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 16 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
15 15 (1.32%) WebLogic
16 13 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
16 13 (1.14%) SAS
16 13 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 54 (4.74%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.58%) MS Visio
3 10 (0.88%) MS Project
4 8 (0.70%) SPSS Modeler
5 6 (0.53%) MS Office
6 4 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.088%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 29 (2.55%) RMDS
2 12 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.088%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.088%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.088%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.088%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.088%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.088%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 125 (10.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 117 (10.27%) Amazon AWS
3 89 (7.81%) SaaS
4 51 (4.48%) Cloud Computing
5 28 (2.46%) Office 365
6 20 (1.76%) PaaS
7 17 (1.49%) IaaS
8 14 (1.23%) Force.com
9 10 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (0.44%) CloudFront
11 5 (0.44%) GitHub
11 5 (0.44%) Route 53
11 5 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.26%) Heroku
13 2 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.088%) G Suite
14 1 (0.088%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 78 (6.85%) SAN
2 65 (5.71%) WAN
3 60 (5.27%) LAN
4 54 (4.74%) HTTP
5 44 (3.86%) NAS
6 42 (3.69%) Fibre Channel
7 39 (3.42%) FCoE
7 39 (3.42%) iSCSI
7 39 (3.42%) Multicast
8 27 (2.37%) Firewall
9 16 (1.40%) Internet
10 14 (1.23%) DNS
11 13 (1.14%) TCP/IP
12 11 (0.97%) VoIP
12 11 (0.97%) VPN
13 10 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (0.79%) SSL
15 8 (0.70%) MPLS
15 8 (0.70%) Skype
16 7 (0.61%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (13.87%) SQL Server
2 139 (12.20%) NoSQL
3 135 (11.85%) Big Data
4 96 (8.43%) Hadoop
5 88 (7.73%) Relational Database
6 77 (6.76%) MongoDB
7 50 (4.39%) RDBMS
8 48 (4.21%) MySQL
9 41 (3.60%) HBase
10 34 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
11 26 (2.28%) SQL Server 2012
12 24 (2.11%) SQL Server 2016
13 20 (1.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 18 (1.58%) Power BI
15 16 (1.40%) SAP HANA
16 15 (1.32%) OLTP
17 14 (1.23%) Apache Hive
17 14 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
17 14 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 13 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 82 (7.20%) Git (software)
2 79 (6.94%) Jenkins
3 40 (3.51%) Maven
4 33 (2.90%) Visual Studio
5 32 (2.81%) Octopus Deploy
6 29 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 28 (2.46%) JUnit
8 22 (1.93%) Cucumber
8 22 (1.93%) Gradle
9 17 (1.49%) Artifactory
9 17 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
10 13 (1.14%) Selenium
11 10 (0.88%) Eclipse
11 10 (0.88%) TeamCity
12 9 (0.79%) JIRA
13 7 (0.61%) IntelliJ
14 6 (0.53%) Mocha
14 6 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
15 5 (0.44%) TestNG
16 4 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 271 (23.79%) Finance
2 131 (11.50%) Banking
3 117 (10.27%) Retail
4 70 (6.15%) Telecoms
5 42 (3.69%) Marketing
6 29 (2.55%) Investment Banking
7 21 (1.84%) Manufacturing
8 16 (1.40%) Advertising
8 16 (1.40%) Publishing
9 15 (1.32%) Electronics
10 13 (1.14%) Games
11 11 (0.97%) Legal
12 9 (0.79%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.61%) Back Office
14 4 (0.35%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.26%) Law
16 2 (0.18%) French Language
16 2 (0.18%) Front Office
16 2 (0.18%) German Language
16 2 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 332 (29.15%) .NET
2 166 (14.57%) HTML
3 120 (10.54%) REST
4 119 (10.45%) Spring
5 115 (10.10%) Web Services
6 108 (9.48%) XML
7 102 (8.96%) CSS
8 97 (8.52%) ASP.NET
9 93 (8.17%) AngularJS
9 93 (8.17%) Middleware
10 86 (7.55%) J2EE
11 81 (7.11%) SOAP
12 75 (6.58%) HTML5
13 61 (5.36%) jQuery
14 57 (5.00%) WCF
15 52 (4.57%) Hibernate
15 52 (4.57%) JSON
16 49 (4.30%) ASP.NET Web API
17 45 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC
18 43 (3.78%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 150 (13.17%) Enterprise Software
2 106 (9.31%) Computer Science
3 76 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (4.74%) Data Centre
5 47 (4.13%) Mobile App
6 39 (3.42%) Data Structures
7 36 (3.16%) N-Tier
8 33 (2.90%) Algorithms
8 33 (2.90%) Management Information System
9 25 (2.19%) Client/Server
10 23 (2.02%) Clustering
11 19 (1.67%) Fintech
11 19 (1.67%) Public Cloud
12 16 (1.40%) User Experience
12 16 (1.40%) Virtual Team
13 15 (1.32%) DataPower
14 8 (0.70%) Digital Signage
14 8 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 8 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
15 7 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 125 (10.97%) Linux
2 112 (9.83%) Windows
3 69 (6.06%) Unix
4 44 (3.86%) Solaris
5 23 (2.02%) Android
5 23 (2.02%) Apple iOS
6 22 (1.93%) Windows Server
7 13 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.18%) CentOS
12 1 (0.088%) AIX
12 1 (0.088%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.088%) Debian
12 1 (0.088%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.088%) SUSE
12 1 (0.088%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.088%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.088%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 462 (40.56%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (20.37%) Technical Architecture
3 202 (17.73%) Scrum
4 193 (16.94%) SOA
5 157 (13.78%) Presales
6 154 (13.52%) TOGAF
7 133 (11.68%) MVC
8 111 (9.75%) Mentoring
9 105 (9.22%) OO
10 104 (9.13%) Continuous Integration
11 102 (8.96%) Project Management
12 100 (8.78%) TDD
13 91 (7.99%) Open Source
14 89 (7.81%) Kanban
15 84 (7.37%) Stakeholder Management
16 83 (7.29%) DevOps
16 83 (7.29%) UML
17 78 (6.85%) CRM
18 76 (6.67%) E-Commerce
19 72 (6.32%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 486 (42.67%) Java
2 233 (20.46%) C#
3 200 (17.56%) JavaScript
4 146 (12.82%) SQL
5 61 (5.36%) Python
6 58 (5.09%) PHP
7 53 (4.65%) Scala
8 28 (2.46%) C++
9 27 (2.37%) Ruby
10 26 (2.28%) T-SQL
11 16 (1.40%) VBA
12 15 (1.32%) ABAP
12 15 (1.32%) Apex Code
13 14 (1.23%) Groovy
14 9 (0.79%) C
14 9 (0.79%) Shell Script
15 8 (0.70%) Bash Shell
15 8 (0.70%) R
16 6 (0.53%) TypeScript
17 5 (0.44%) X++
Qualifications
1 156 (13.70%) Degree
2 49 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (3.16%) MCSE
5 23 (2.02%) CCNA
6 20 (1.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 19 (1.67%) CCIE
8 18 (1.58%) Security Cleared
9 14 (1.23%) CISSP
9 14 (1.23%) SC Cleared
10 10 (0.88%) MCITP
11 9 (0.79%) CCNP
12 7 (0.61%) DV Cleared
13 6 (0.53%) AWS Certification
13 6 (0.53%) MCSA
13 6 (0.53%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (0.44%) PMI Certification
14 5 (0.44%) PMP
15 4 (0.35%) GIAC
15 4 (0.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.72%) QA
2 20 (1.76%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.14%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.53%) COBIT
5 6 (0.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (0.26%) PMO
7 2 (0.18%) BS7799
7 2 (0.18%) SLA
8 1 (0.088%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.088%) GDPR
8 1 (0.088%) MiFID
8 1 (0.088%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 84 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 72 (6.32%) Hyper-V
3 49 (4.30%) Active Directory
4 42 (3.69%) NFS
5 40 (3.51%) Oracle RAC
6 39 (3.42%) KVM
6 39 (3.42%) SRDF
7 38 (3.34%) Xen
8 36 (3.16%) Docker
9 10 (0.88%) vSphere
10 6 (0.53%) Terminal Services
10 6 (0.53%) vCloud
11 5 (0.44%) Apache Flume
11 5 (0.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 5 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.35%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.35%) XenApp
13 3 (0.26%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.26%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 26 (2.28%) Puppet
2 14 (1.23%) Ansible
3 13 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (1.05%) Microsoft Clustering
5 7 (0.61%) MOM
6 6 (0.53%) QRadar
6 6 (0.53%) RSA Security Analytics
7 5 (0.44%) SCCM
7 5 (0.44%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 4 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (0.35%) SCOM
8 4 (0.35%) SCVMM
8 4 (0.35%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.26%) TrustSec
10 2 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.18%) Cisco UCCE
10 2 (0.18%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (0.18%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 2 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 190 (16.68%) Microsoft
2 155 (13.61%) Oracle
3 106 (9.31%) VMware
4 105 (9.22%) Cisco
5 66 (5.79%) SAP
6 63 (5.53%) IBM
7 56 (4.92%) Salesforce.com
8 51 (4.48%) NetApp
9 49 (4.30%) EMC
10 47 (4.13%) Sybase
11 45 (3.95%) Intel
12 44 (3.86%) hybris
12 44 (3.86%) TIBCO
13 40 (3.51%) HP
14 26 (2.28%) Juniper
15 24 (2.11%) Citrix
16 23 (2.02%) CheckPoint
17 22 (1.93%) F5
18 20 (1.76%) Adobe
19 18 (1.58%) 3PAR
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus; car allowance
Posted: 23 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 53,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits + bonus (10%), Medical, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum plus benefits and incentives
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits + bonus (10%), Medical, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Technology People UK
Salary: NZD $130,000 - $160,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Technology People UK
Salary: £90K - £100K + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
FPSG Connect
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus + benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus, pension, medical
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 11 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 11 days ago