The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northern Ireland during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architect
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 32 25 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 9 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.24% 5.47% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.37% 5.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 0
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -  
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 Northern Ireland. 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
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 267 124 101
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 96.04% 96.88% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 229 79 75
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £31,050 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £65,000
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 Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Northern Ireland

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Technical Architect in Northern Ireland

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architect in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Architect in Northern Ireland

Technical Architect
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 24 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
County Antrim -9 5 £60,000 -7.69%
County Armagh - 4 £47,500 -
Technical Architect
UK

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 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 Northern Ireland region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) UML
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (66.67%) Open Source
2 10 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 10 (66.67%) Presales
3 5 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 5 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (33.33%) Google
3 5 (33.33%) MCITP
3 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (33.33%) System Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 5 (33.33%) MCSE
3 5 (33.33%) MS Project
3 5 (33.33%) MS Office
3 5 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 5 (33.33%) GCP
3 5 (33.33%) DHCP

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 5 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (33.33%) MS Office
2 5 (33.33%) MS Project
2 5 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DHCP
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
1 5 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 5 (33.33%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 5 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
1 10 (66.67%) Open Source
1 10 (66.67%) Presales
1 10 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 10 (66.67%) UML
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 5 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (33.33%) Migration
2 5 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 5 (33.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) CCNA
2 5 (33.33%) CCNP
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) MCITP
2 5 (33.33%) MCSE
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) GCP
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Google
2 5 (33.33%) VMware