The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architect
England / London
Rank 321 373 307
Rank change year-on-year +52 -66  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 290 313 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.86% 0.75% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.78% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 257 265 365
Median salary £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £95,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +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 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32183 40271 40502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.11% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27204 34741 34018
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in London

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Technical Architect in London

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architect in London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Architect in London

Technical Architect
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 25 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
City of London +72 64 £77,500 +1.63% 13
Westminster -2 9 £85,000 +9.67%
Kingston Upon Thames +11 2 £87,500 -
Feltham - 2 £62,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £82,500 -
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 271 (45.93%) Java
2 241 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
3 173 (29.32%) .NET
4 162 (27.46%) Finance
5 137 (23.22%) Technical Architecture
6 120 (20.34%) JavaScript
7 116 (19.66%) SOA
8 101 (17.12%) HTML
9 99 (16.78%) Oracle
10 94 (15.93%) Enterprise Software
11 92 (15.59%) TOGAF
12 90 (15.25%) Banking
13 86 (14.58%) C#
14 82 (13.90%) XML
14 82 (13.90%) Degree
15 79 (13.39%) Scrum
16 78 (13.22%) Hadoop
17 77 (13.05%) Big Data
18 76 (12.88%) Presales
19 75 (12.71%) Microsoft
20 72 (12.20%) Linux
21 69 (11.69%) Microsoft Azure
22 68 (11.53%) Windows
23 67 (11.36%) Middleware
24 66 (11.19%) VMware
25 64 (10.85%) SQL Server
25 64 (10.85%) NoSQL
26 63 (10.68%) AngularJS
26 63 (10.68%) Project Management
26 63 (10.68%) Amazon AWS

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 56 (9.49%) CMS
2 39 (6.61%) Oracle Coherence
3 37 (6.27%) Tomcat
4 36 (6.10%) Apache
5 35 (5.93%) IIS
5 35 (5.93%) WebSphere
6 30 (5.08%) SharePoint
7 29 (4.92%) DataSynapse
7 29 (4.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 25 (4.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 17 (2.88%) SharePoint 2013
10 13 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (1.69%) Alfresco
11 10 (1.69%) JBoss
12 9 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (1.53%) Mule
13 8 (1.36%) Apache Solr
13 8 (1.36%) Apache Spark
13 8 (1.36%) Drupal
14 7 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 26 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.68%) MS Office
2 4 (0.68%) MS Project
2 4 (0.68%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 29 (4.92%) RMDS
2 9 (1.53%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.17%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.17%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 69 (11.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 63 (10.68%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (9.15%) SaaS
4 36 (6.10%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (2.20%) Force.com
6 12 (2.03%) IaaS
6 12 (2.03%) Office 365
7 6 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (1.02%) PaaS
8 5 (0.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (0.85%) CloudFront
8 5 (0.85%) GitHub
8 5 (0.85%) Route 53
8 5 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (0.51%) Heroku
10 1 (0.17%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.17%) G Suite
10 1 (0.17%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.17%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 50 (8.47%) HTTP
2 49 (8.31%) WAN
3 47 (7.97%) SAN
4 46 (7.80%) LAN
5 42 (7.12%) Fibre Channel
6 40 (6.78%) NAS
7 39 (6.61%) FCoE
7 39 (6.61%) iSCSI
7 39 (6.61%) Multicast
8 13 (2.20%) Internet
9 12 (2.03%) Firewall
10 10 (1.69%) DNS
11 6 (1.02%) AMQP
11 6 (1.02%) SSL
12 5 (0.85%) VPN
13 4 (0.68%) IPsec
14 3 (0.51%) Network Security
14 3 (0.51%) TCP/IP
14 3 (0.51%) Unified Communications
14 3 (0.51%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (13.22%) Hadoop
2 77 (13.05%) Big Data
3 64 (10.85%) NoSQL
3 64 (10.85%) SQL Server
4 51 (8.64%) Relational Database
5 42 (7.12%) HBase
6 35 (5.93%) MongoDB
7 23 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (3.73%) SQL Server 2016
9 17 (2.88%) RDBMS
10 15 (2.54%) MySQL
11 14 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (1.53%) Apache Hive
13 9 (1.53%) OLTP
13 9 (1.53%) Pentaho
14 8 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (1.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 6 (1.02%) Redis
16 6 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 53 (8.98%) Jenkins
2 35 (5.93%) Git (software)
3 25 (4.24%) Maven
4 24 (4.07%) Visual Studio
5 21 (3.56%) Octopus Deploy
6 19 (3.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (1.36%) JIRA
8 6 (1.02%) Oracle APEX
9 5 (0.85%) Mocha
9 5 (0.85%) TestNG
10 4 (0.68%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (0.51%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.51%) Gradle
11 3 (0.51%) HP UFT
11 3 (0.51%) Hudson
11 3 (0.51%) MorphX
12 2 (0.34%) Selenium
12 2 (0.34%) Subversion
13 1 (0.17%) Ant
13 1 (0.17%) Eclipse
General
1 162 (27.46%) Finance
2 90 (15.25%) Banking
3 48 (8.14%) Retail
4 34 (5.76%) Telecoms
5 30 (5.08%) Investment Banking
6 12 (2.03%) Publishing
7 11 (1.86%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.86%) Games
8 10 (1.69%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.69%) Marketing
9 6 (1.02%) Legal
10 5 (0.85%) Advertising
11 4 (0.68%) Back Office
11 4 (0.68%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.34%) Electronics
12 2 (0.34%) French Language
12 2 (0.34%) Front Office
12 2 (0.34%) German Language
12 2 (0.34%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.34%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (29.32%) .NET
2 101 (17.12%) HTML
3 82 (13.90%) XML
4 67 (11.36%) Middleware
5 63 (10.68%) AngularJS
6 62 (10.51%) REST
7 59 (10.00%) Web Services
8 51 (8.64%) CSS
9 50 (8.47%) Spring
10 39 (6.61%) SOAP
11 35 (5.93%) ASP.NET
12 34 (5.76%) J2EE
13 33 (5.59%) Node.js
14 32 (5.42%) Hibernate
15 31 (5.25%) jQuery
16 30 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web API
17 29 (4.92%) Rendezvous
17 29 (4.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 29 (4.92%) Ultra Messaging
17 29 (4.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 94 (15.93%) Enterprise Software
2 46 (7.80%) Computer Science
3 42 (7.12%) Mobile App
4 26 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (4.24%) N-Tier
6 21 (3.56%) Data Centre
7 17 (2.88%) Client/Server
8 16 (2.71%) Fintech
9 12 (2.03%) Management Information System
9 12 (2.03%) Public Cloud
10 10 (1.69%) Virtual Team
11 9 (1.53%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.53%) User Experience
12 6 (1.02%) Clustering
12 6 (1.02%) Equities
12 6 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.68%) Fixed Income
13 4 (0.68%) FMCG
13 4 (0.68%) Hedge funds
14 3 (0.51%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 72 (12.20%) Linux
2 68 (11.53%) Windows
3 39 (6.61%) Solaris
4 17 (2.88%) Android
4 17 (2.88%) Apple iOS
5 14 (2.37%) Unix
6 11 (1.86%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.17%) CentOS
10 1 (0.17%) Debian
10 1 (0.17%) SUSE
10 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (23.22%) Technical Architecture
3 116 (19.66%) SOA
4 92 (15.59%) TOGAF
5 79 (13.39%) Scrum
6 76 (12.88%) Presales
7 63 (10.68%) Project Management
8 61 (10.34%) Open Source
9 57 (9.66%) Stakeholder Management
9 57 (9.66%) TDD
10 54 (9.15%) CRM
11 52 (8.81%) Mentoring
11 52 (8.81%) UML
12 48 (8.14%) E-Commerce
13 47 (7.97%) MVC
14 46 (7.80%) Waterfall
15 44 (7.46%) OO
15 44 (7.46%) Zachman Framework
16 42 (7.12%) Content Management
16 42 (7.12%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 271 (45.93%) Java
2 120 (20.34%) JavaScript
3 86 (14.58%) C#
4 55 (9.32%) SQL
5 41 (6.95%) Scala
6 25 (4.24%) Python
6 25 (4.24%) Ruby
7 23 (3.90%) T-SQL
8 17 (2.88%) C++
9 15 (2.54%) VBA
10 12 (2.03%) Groovy
11 11 (1.86%) Apex Code
11 11 (1.86%) PHP
12 8 (1.36%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.02%) C
14 4 (0.68%) Apple Swift
14 4 (0.68%) Clojure
14 4 (0.68%) X++
15 3 (0.51%) Go
16 2 (0.34%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 82 (13.90%) Degree
2 13 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (1.86%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.53%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (1.19%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (0.68%) CISSP
7 4 (0.68%) MCSE
8 3 (0.51%) CCIE
8 3 (0.51%) CISA
8 3 (0.51%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.51%) MCITP
9 2 (0.34%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.34%) CCNA
9 2 (0.34%) CCNP
9 2 (0.34%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (0.34%) CLAS
9 2 (0.34%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.19%) QA
2 6 (1.02%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 2 (0.34%) BS7799
4 2 (0.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.34%) PMO
4 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.34%) SLA
5 1 (0.17%) COBIT
5 1 (0.17%) MiFID
System Software
1 56 (9.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (8.81%) Hyper-V
3 42 (7.12%) NFS
4 39 (6.61%) KVM
4 39 (6.61%) Oracle RAC
4 39 (6.61%) SRDF
5 38 (6.44%) Xen
6 19 (3.22%) Docker
7 18 (3.05%) Active Directory
8 6 (1.02%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.51%) vCloud
10 2 (0.34%) HDFS
10 2 (0.34%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.34%) vSphere
11 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (1.69%) Puppet
2 7 (1.19%) Ansible
3 6 (1.02%) MOM
4 4 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.68%) SCOM
5 3 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.51%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.34%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.34%) QRadar
6 2 (0.34%) RSA Security Analytics
6 2 (0.34%) TrustSec
6 2 (0.34%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 2 (0.34%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 2 (0.34%) WSUS
7 1 (0.17%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.17%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.17%) Marathon
7 1 (0.17%) Mesos
7 1 (0.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 99 (16.78%) Oracle
2 75 (12.71%) Microsoft
3 66 (11.19%) VMware
4 62 (10.51%) Cisco
5 51 (8.64%) Salesforce.com
6 43 (7.29%) NetApp
7 41 (6.95%) Intel
7 41 (6.95%) Sybase
8 39 (6.61%) EMC
9 37 (6.27%) IBM
10 33 (5.59%) TIBCO
11 24 (4.07%) hybris
12 22 (3.73%) Adobe
13 16 (2.71%) MuleSoft
13 16 (2.71%) SAP
14 13 (2.20%) Informatica
15 12 (2.03%) Remedy
16 10 (1.69%) HP
17 8 (1.36%) CheckPoint
17 8 (1.36%) Juniper
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits + bonus (10%), Medical, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits + bonus (10%), Medical, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £ 85,000 + car allowance (5.9k) + bonus (10-15%) + pension + hea
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 to 90,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Bonus Scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Flexi Hours
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £450 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £0 - £120,000+ per year
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70,000 to £80,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Central London / West End
Capgemini
Salary: £60k - 90k per year + Package
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus and full benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Bupa
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago