Period
to 16 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

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

Technical Architect
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 199 215
Rank change year-on-year +24 +16 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 19 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.49% 0.44% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.45% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 25
Leeds median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £53,750 £55,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £81,625 £73,500 £81,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year -3.70% -6.90% +20.83%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 3,762 4,634 5,323
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.73% 97.05% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3,146 3,923 4,513
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -3.57%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,800
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Leeds

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Technical Architect in Leeds

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architect in Leeds over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Architect in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Leeds region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (26.32%) Linux
4 4 (21.05%) Windows
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
4 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
4 4 (21.05%) Legal
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (21.05%) Service Design
5 3 (15.79%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (15.79%) Degree
5 3 (15.79%) X++
5 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
5 3 (15.79%) DevOps
5 3 (15.79%) Finance
5 3 (15.79%) Service Management
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) LAN
5 3 (15.79%) WAN
5 3 (15.79%) Middleware
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) Unix
5 3 (15.79%) Python
6 2 (10.53%) OSPF

Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (10.53%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (15.79%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (10.53%) Akamai
4 2 (10.53%) IaaS
4 2 (10.53%) PaaS
5 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (5.26%) Office 365
5 1 (5.26%) SaaS
5 1 (5.26%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) LAN
1 3 (15.79%) WAN
2 2 (10.53%) BGP
2 2 (10.53%) EIGRP
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) OSPF
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) Broadband
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (21.05%) Legal
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) HTML5
2 1 (5.26%) Java EE
2 1 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Native
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Unix
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (21.05%) Service Design
2 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) DevOps
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Service Management
3 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Business Development
4 2 (10.53%) Content Management
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Mobile Development
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Organisational Awareness
4 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) Security Management
5 1 (5.26%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Java
1 3 (15.79%) Python
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
1 3 (15.79%) X++
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) Groovy
2 1 (5.26%) PHP
2 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) CEH
2 1 (5.26%) CISA
2 1 (5.26%) CISM
2 1 (5.26%) CISSP
2 1 (5.26%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (5.26%) CSSLP
2 1 (5.26%) GIAC
2 1 (5.26%) MCSA
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) SANS
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) SSCP
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) Firmware
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) SCOrch
2 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) AlienVault
2 2 (10.53%) ArcSight
2 2 (10.53%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
2 2 (10.53%) CyberArk
2 2 (10.53%) F5
2 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
2 2 (10.53%) LogRhythm
2 2 (10.53%) Palo Alto
2 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) EMC
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.26%) VMware