Period
to 19 January 2018

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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Architecture
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 157 206
Rank change year-on-year -28 +49 -2
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 44 40 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.79% 0.85% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.93% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 17
Scotland median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +26.21% -15.23%
10th Percentile £36,550 £39,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £93,250 £72,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +12.00% +1.63%

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 5,064 4,279 5,592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 91.11% 91.35% 90.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3,319 2,697 3,554
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 January 2018.

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 January 2018. 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
Glasgow -45 18 £47,500 -29.37% 1
Edinburgh -11 15 £57,500 +20.42% 2
Technical Architecture
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (38.64%) Root Cause Analysis
3 16 (36.36%) Scrum
4 15 (34.09%) Linux
5 13 (29.55%) SAP
5 13 (29.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (29.55%) Translating Business Requirements
6 12 (27.27%) Data Centre
6 12 (27.27%) Ansible
6 12 (27.27%) Sonatype Nexus
6 12 (27.27%) Network Segmentation
6 12 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (27.27%) CyberArk
6 12 (27.27%) Varonis
6 12 (27.27%) Puppet
6 12 (27.27%) Migration
6 12 (27.27%) IP Telephony
6 12 (27.27%) Zachman Framework
6 12 (27.27%) TOGAF
6 12 (27.27%) Network Design
6 12 (27.27%) Ubuntu
6 12 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
6 12 (27.27%) Cisco IPT
6 12 (27.27%) Network Security
6 12 (27.27%) PowerShell
6 12 (27.27%) ITIL
6 12 (27.27%) LAN
6 12 (27.27%) WAN
6 12 (27.27%) VPN

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 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Markit EDM
2 4 (9.09%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) iPaaS
2 3 (6.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.27%) Cisco IPT
1 12 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
1 12 (27.27%) Firewall
1 12 (27.27%) IP Telephony
1 12 (27.27%) LAN
1 12 (27.27%) MPLS
1 12 (27.27%) Network Security
1 12 (27.27%) VPN
1 12 (27.27%) WAN
1 12 (27.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SAP HANA
2 6 (13.64%) SAP Data Services
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.09%) DB2
5 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.55%) PVCS
3 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.27%) Hudson
3 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.27%) NUnit
3 1 (2.27%) Protractor
3 1 (2.27%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (2.27%) Selenium
3 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Publishing
3 2 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) Architect
2 12 (27.27%) Network Architect
2 12 (27.27%) SAP Architect
3 10 (22.73%) SAP Technical Architect
3 10 (22.73%) Technical Architect
4 8 (18.18%) Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Integration Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Design Leader
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.55%) SAP Basis Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Applications Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior SAP Basis Architect
8 1 (2.27%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.27%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) HTML
1 5 (11.36%) SAP Basis
2 4 (9.09%) CSS
2 4 (9.09%) HTML5
2 4 (9.09%) RESTful
3 3 (6.82%) .NET
3 3 (6.82%) CSS3
3 3 (6.82%) jQuery
3 3 (6.82%) JSON
3 3 (6.82%) XML
4 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.27%) Middleware
4 1 (2.27%) React
4 1 (2.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Blackberry
1 12 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 8 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.82%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Linux
2 12 (27.27%) Ubuntu
3 8 (18.18%) Windows
4 7 (15.91%) Unix
5 2 (4.55%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (38.64%) Root Cause Analysis
3 16 (36.36%) Scrum
4 13 (29.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (29.55%) Translating Business Requirements
5 12 (27.27%) ITIL
5 12 (27.27%) Migration
5 12 (27.27%) Network Design
5 12 (27.27%) Network Segmentation
5 12 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
5 12 (27.27%) TOGAF
5 12 (27.27%) Zachman Framework
6 11 (25.00%) Asset Management
7 10 (22.73%) High Availability
8 9 (20.45%) Data Migration
8 9 (20.45%) DevOps
8 9 (20.45%) Information Management
9 6 (13.64%) Data Integration
9 6 (13.64%) ETL
9 6 (13.64%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 10 (22.73%) SQL
3 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.64%) C#
4 6 (13.64%) Java
5 3 (6.82%) Clojure
5 3 (6.82%) Ruby
6 1 (2.27%) C
6 1 (2.27%) C++
6 1 (2.27%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) CCIE
1 12 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (27.27%) CISSP
2 8 (18.18%) Degree
3 2 (4.55%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (27.27%) Ansible
1 12 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (27.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) SAP
2 12 (27.27%) CheckPoint
2 12 (27.27%) Cisco
2 12 (27.27%) CyberArk
2 12 (27.27%) Red Hat
2 12 (27.27%) Varonis
3 11 (25.00%) Charles River
4 10 (22.73%) Oracle
5 3 (6.82%) Nintex
6 2 (4.55%) IBM