Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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

Technical Architect
England > South East
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 424 429 390
Rank change year-on-year +5 -39 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 118 191 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.40% 0.50% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.52% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 75 127 250
South East median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.00% -7.41%
10th Percentile £52,200 £50,000 £44,875
90th Percentile £91,250 £77,500 £81,250
England median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 28695 36855 41393
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.68% 97.05% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24051 31371 33557
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in the South East

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Technical Architect in the South East

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architect in the South East over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Architect in the South East

Technical Architect
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Thames Valley +2 34 £67,500 +3.85% 4
Surrey +31 32 £55,000 -20.00% 1
Hampshire +29 19 £60,000 -11.11% 1
East Sussex +27 15 £72,000 +63.11% 2
Berkshire +21 15 £79,500 +22.31% 2
Oxfordshire -1 12 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +5 7 £67,500 -3.57%
West Sussex 0 7 £75,000 +26.05%
Kent +26 4 £37,500 -44.44%
Home Counties +1 4 £75,000 -31.82%
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 South East region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 28 (23.73%) Migration
1 28 (23.73%) SAP
2 25 (21.19%) Data Migration
2 25 (21.19%) Business Transformation
3 24 (20.34%) Java
4 22 (18.64%) SQL
5 21 (17.80%) Translating Business Requirements
6 20 (16.95%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
6 20 (16.95%) Machine Learning
7 19 (16.10%) IT Strategy
8 18 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (15.25%) Technical Architecture
9 16 (13.56%) Microsoft
10 15 (12.71%) C#
11 14 (11.86%) Finance
11 14 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
12 13 (11.02%) Enterprise Architecture
12 13 (11.02%) CRM
12 13 (11.02%) Data Centre
13 12 (10.17%) .NET
13 12 (10.17%) AngularJS
14 11 (9.32%) Oracle
14 11 (9.32%) Scrum
14 11 (9.32%) Docker
14 11 (9.32%) Presales
15 10 (8.47%) VMware
15 10 (8.47%) HTML
15 10 (8.47%) PHP
15 10 (8.47%) Open Source
16 9 (7.63%) Web Development

Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (5.93%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (4.24%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.24%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (3.39%) Apache
4 3 (2.54%) JBoss
4 3 (2.54%) NetWeaver
4 3 (2.54%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.85%) CMS
5 1 (0.85%) IIS
5 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.39%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (2.54%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.85%) Magento
4 1 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.78%) PaaS
3 7 (5.93%) SaaS
4 5 (4.24%) iPaaS
5 4 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.69%) GitHub
6 2 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.69%) Office 365
7 1 (0.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.93%) Firewall
2 3 (2.54%) SMS
3 1 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.85%) Internet
3 1 (0.85%) LAN
3 1 (0.85%) Network Security
3 1 (0.85%) PBX
3 1 (0.85%) SAN
3 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.85%) VoIP
3 1 (0.85%) WAN
3 1 (0.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.24%) Big Data
1 5 (4.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.39%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.54%) MySQL
3 3 (2.54%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.54%) SAP BW
3 3 (2.54%) SAP HANA
4 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.85%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.85%) DB2
5 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.85%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.85%) Power BI
5 1 (0.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Bitbucket
1 5 (4.24%) GitLab
1 5 (4.24%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.54%) Eclipse
2 3 (2.54%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.54%) IntelliJ
2 3 (2.54%) JUnit
2 3 (2.54%) Selenium
2 3 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.54%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.85%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.85%) Mocha
3 1 (0.85%) webpack
General
1 14 (11.86%) Finance
2 5 (4.24%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.39%) Marketing
4 3 (2.54%) Legal
5 2 (1.69%) Advertising
5 2 (1.69%) French Language
5 2 (1.69%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.85%) Automotive
6 1 (0.85%) Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.17%) .NET
1 12 (10.17%) AngularJS
2 10 (8.47%) HTML
3 8 (6.78%) REST
4 7 (5.93%) CSS
4 7 (5.93%) SOAP
5 6 (5.08%) JSON
5 6 (5.08%) Node.js
5 6 (5.08%) XML
6 5 (4.24%) Hibernate
6 5 (4.24%) HTML5
6 5 (4.24%) Spring
7 4 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (2.54%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.54%) EDI
8 3 (2.54%) EJB
8 3 (2.54%) J2SE
8 3 (2.54%) Play Framework
8 3 (2.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (2.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.02%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.24%) User Experience
3 4 (3.39%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.54%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (1.69%) Blog
5 2 (1.69%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.69%) PKI
5 2 (1.69%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.78%) Windows
2 4 (3.39%) Linux
2 4 (3.39%) Unix
3 1 (0.85%) CentOS
3 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.73%) Migration
2 25 (21.19%) Business Transformation
2 25 (21.19%) Data Migration
3 21 (17.80%) Translating Business Requirements
4 20 (16.95%) Machine Learning
4 20 (16.95%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
5 19 (16.10%) IT Strategy
6 18 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (15.25%) Technical Architecture
7 13 (11.02%) CRM
7 13 (11.02%) Enterprise Architecture
8 11 (9.32%) Presales
8 11 (9.32%) Scrum
9 10 (8.47%) Open Source
10 9 (7.63%) Web Development
11 8 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (6.78%) Microservices
11 8 (6.78%) SOA
12 7 (5.93%) DevOps
12 7 (5.93%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 24 (20.34%) Java
2 22 (18.64%) SQL
3 15 (12.71%) C#
4 10 (8.47%) PHP
5 9 (7.63%) JavaScript
5 9 (7.63%) Python
6 5 (4.24%) Ruby
7 3 (2.54%) ABAP
7 3 (2.54%) Scala
7 3 (2.54%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.69%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (5.93%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.08%) CCIE
3 6 (5.08%) Degree
4 5 (4.24%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.24%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.39%) CISSP
6 3 (2.54%) CCNP
6 3 (2.54%) CCSM
7 2 (1.69%) CCSE
7 2 (1.69%) MCSE
8 1 (0.85%) CCIE Security
8 1 (0.85%) CCNA
8 1 (0.85%) OCA
8 1 (0.85%) OCP
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.69%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (1.69%) GCP
1 2 (1.69%) GDPR
2 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.85%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) Solvency II
System Software
1 11 (9.32%) Docker
2 4 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.69%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.85%) HDFS
4 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.85%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.85%) UAG
4 1 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (6.78%) Puppet
2 7 (5.93%) Kubernetes
3 6 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.54%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 3 (2.54%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.85%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.85%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 28 (23.73%) SAP
2 16 (13.56%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.32%) Oracle
4 10 (8.47%) VMware
5 7 (5.93%) Cisco
6 6 (5.08%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (3.39%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.54%) Blue Coat
8 3 (2.54%) CA
8 3 (2.54%) hybris
8 3 (2.54%) NetApp
8 3 (2.54%) Palo Alto
8 3 (2.54%) webMethods
9 2 (1.69%) Forcepoint
9 2 (1.69%) IBM
9 2 (1.69%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (1.69%) Sophos
10 1 (0.85%) Dell
10 1 (0.85%) EMC
10 1 (0.85%) HP
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