Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Technical Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Technical Architecture over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Architecture
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 187 192
Rank change year-on-year +13 +5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 51 32 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.91% 0.62% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.68% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 33 16 32
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £66,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.88% +28.16% +8.42%
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £94,375 £84,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -10.71% +12.00% +4.17%

Technical Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5076 4719 5850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.84% 91.35% 90.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3234 2863 3710
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,476 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.16% +5.56%

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Technical Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in Scotland

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Technical Architecture in Scotland

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Architecture in Scotland

Technical Architecture
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +10 25 £57,500 -17.86% 1
Glasgow -21 15 £48,750 -26.14% 1
Technical Architecture
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (37.25%) Root Cause Analysis
3 18 (35.29%) Scrum
4 16 (31.37%) SAP
4 16 (31.37%) High Availability
5 15 (29.41%) Linux
6 14 (27.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (27.45%) Translating Business Requirements
7 13 (25.49%) DevOps
7 13 (25.49%) Migration
7 13 (25.49%) Zachman Framework
7 13 (25.49%) TOGAF
7 13 (25.49%) Information Management
7 13 (25.49%) Requirements Analysis
7 13 (25.49%) ITIL
7 13 (25.49%) CISSP
8 12 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (23.53%) Red Hat
8 12 (23.53%) CCIE
8 12 (23.53%) CheckPoint
8 12 (23.53%) MPLS
8 12 (23.53%) Blackberry
8 12 (23.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 12 (23.53%) Firewall
8 12 (23.53%) Wireless
8 12 (23.53%) LAN
8 12 (23.53%) WAN
8 12 (23.53%) VPN
8 12 (23.53%) Cisco
8 12 (23.53%) Cisco IPT

Technical Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 12 (23.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) EngageOne
2 1 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Markit EDM
2 6 (11.76%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.61%) iPaaS
2 3 (5.88%) Office 365
3 1 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.53%) Cisco IPT
1 12 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
1 12 (23.53%) Firewall
1 12 (23.53%) IP Telephony
1 12 (23.53%) LAN
1 12 (23.53%) MPLS
1 12 (23.53%) Network Security
1 12 (23.53%) VPN
1 12 (23.53%) WAN
1 12 (23.53%) Wireless
2 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) SAP Data Services
1 10 (19.61%) SAP HANA
2 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
3 6 (11.76%) DB2
4 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.96%) Big Data
6 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.92%) Hudson
2 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.92%) NUnit
2 2 (3.92%) PVCS
2 2 (3.92%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (3.92%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (19.61%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Publishing
4 1 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (58.82%) Architect
2 16 (31.37%) SAP Architect
2 16 (31.37%) SAP Technical Architect
2 16 (31.37%) Technical Architect
3 12 (23.53%) Network Architect
4 11 (21.57%) Developer
5 10 (19.61%) Integration Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Financial Business Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Software Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Design Leader
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) HTML
1 6 (11.76%) SAP Basis
2 5 (9.80%) .NET
2 5 (9.80%) HTML5
2 5 (9.80%) RESTful
3 4 (7.84%) CSS
3 4 (7.84%) JSON
3 4 (7.84%) XML
4 3 (5.88%) CSS3
4 3 (5.88%) jQuery
5 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (3.92%) WPF
6 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.96%) J2EE
6 1 (1.96%) Middleware
6 1 (1.96%) React
6 1 (1.96%) SOAP
6 1 (1.96%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Blackberry
1 12 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (19.61%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (5.88%) User Experience
3 3 (5.88%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Linux
2 12 (23.53%) Ubuntu
3 11 (21.57%) Windows
4 9 (17.65%) Unix
5 2 (3.92%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.96%) Android
6 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.96%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (37.25%) Root Cause Analysis
3 18 (35.29%) Scrum
4 16 (31.37%) High Availability
5 14 (27.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (27.45%) Translating Business Requirements
6 13 (25.49%) DevOps
6 13 (25.49%) Information Management
6 13 (25.49%) ITIL
6 13 (25.49%) Migration
6 13 (25.49%) Requirements Analysis
6 13 (25.49%) TOGAF
6 13 (25.49%) Zachman Framework
7 12 (23.53%) Network Design
7 12 (23.53%) Network Segmentation
8 11 (21.57%) Asset Management
9 10 (19.61%) Data Integration
9 10 (19.61%) Data Migration
9 10 (19.61%) ETL
9 10 (19.61%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 9 (17.65%) SQL
3 8 (15.69%) C#
4 6 (11.76%) Java
5 3 (5.88%) Clojure
5 3 (5.88%) Ruby
6 2 (3.92%) XAML
7 1 (1.96%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.96%) C
7 1 (1.96%) C++
7 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) CISSP
2 12 (23.53%) CCIE
2 12 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.53%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (23.53%) Ansible
1 12 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (23.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) SAP
2 12 (23.53%) CheckPoint
2 12 (23.53%) Cisco
2 12 (23.53%) CyberArk
2 12 (23.53%) Red Hat
2 12 (23.53%) Varonis
3 11 (21.57%) Charles River
4 9 (17.65%) Oracle
5 3 (5.88%) Nintex
6 2 (3.92%) IBM
7 1 (1.96%) Adobe