The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 30 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 93 95
Rank change year-on-year +9 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 8 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.84% 1.30% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.34% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 6
Median salary £75,000 £65,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -23.52%  
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 Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 923 1268 1125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 96.85% 96.94% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 514 808 738
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £44,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -4.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Glasgow

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Technical Architect in Glasgow

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architect in Glasgow over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Architect in Glasgow

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 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 Glasgow region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) Enterprise Architecture
1 8 (72.73%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Financial Modelling
2 5 (45.45%) Network Architecture
2 5 (45.45%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Client/Server
2 5 (45.45%) SOA
2 5 (45.45%) Middleware
2 5 (45.45%) BPR
2 5 (45.45%) Network Design
3 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
3 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) OLTP
5 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
5 2 (18.18%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity

Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
1 2 (18.18%) OLTP
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Client/Server
2 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Enterprise Architecture
1 8 (72.73%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (45.45%) BPR
2 5 (45.45%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (45.45%) Financial Modelling
2 5 (45.45%) Network Architecture
2 5 (45.45%) Network Design
2 5 (45.45%) SOA
3 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree