The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 328 354 320
Rank change year-on-year +26 -34  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 66 109 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.45% 0.56% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.58% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 42 85 132
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £53,100 £50,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,250 £75,000 £82,250
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.84% +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 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 14316 18818 20844
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.82% 96.77% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12045 16026 16729
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.17% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 3 months to 27 April 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 3 months to 27 April 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
Surrey +51 17 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Hampshire +25 13 £60,000 -11.11%
Oxfordshire +7 11 £61,250 +22.50% 1
East Sussex +20 9 £72,500 +64.24% 2
Buckinghamshire +4 5 £77,500 +10.71%
Berkshire +6 4 £87,500 +34.61% 2
Kent +15 3 £37,500 -44.44% 1
West Sussex +13 3 £87,500 +40.00%
Technical Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 40 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 35 (24.14%) Java
3 34 (23.45%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (22.76%) Translating Business Requirements
5 30 (20.69%) SQL
6 29 (20.00%) IT Strategy
7 26 (17.93%) Finance
7 26 (17.93%) Migration
8 23 (15.86%) SAP
8 23 (15.86%) Data Migration
8 23 (15.86%) Business Transformation
9 20 (13.79%) HTML
9 20 (13.79%) Scrum
9 20 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (13.10%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (13.10%) SQL Server
10 19 (13.10%) Microsoft Azure
11 18 (12.41%) C#
11 18 (12.41%) Unix
11 18 (12.41%) Machine Learning
11 18 (12.41%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
12 17 (11.72%) .NET
12 17 (11.72%) Python
12 17 (11.72%) Spring
13 16 (11.03%) TOGAF
13 16 (11.03%) Technical Architecture
13 16 (11.03%) SharePoint
13 16 (11.03%) Mentoring
14 15 (10.34%) Presales
14 15 (10.34%) Continuous Integration

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 16 (11.03%) SharePoint
2 11 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (7.59%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.59%) SharePoint 2010
2 11 (7.59%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (5.52%) Apache
3 8 (5.52%) SAS
4 6 (4.14%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (4.14%) JBoss
5 5 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (3.45%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.07%) NServiceBus
7 2 (1.38%) CMS
8 1 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.69%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (5.52%) SPSS Modeler
2 3 (2.07%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.76%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.69%) Magento
3 1 (0.69%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.83%) PaaS
4 6 (4.14%) SaaS
5 5 (3.45%) iPaaS
6 2 (1.38%) Office 365
7 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.69%) Force.com
7 1 (0.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.66%) SAN
2 5 (3.45%) VXLAN
3 4 (2.76%) Firewall
4 3 (2.07%) Network Security
4 3 (2.07%) VPN
5 2 (1.38%) LAN
5 2 (1.38%) VoIP
5 2 (1.38%) WAN
6 1 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.69%) MPLS
6 1 (0.69%) NAS
6 1 (0.69%) PBX
6 1 (0.69%) VLAN
6 1 (0.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.21%) Big Data
4 8 (5.52%) MongoDB
4 8 (5.52%) Power BI
4 8 (5.52%) QlikView
5 6 (4.14%) MySQL
6 5 (3.45%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.76%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.38%) Cloudera CDH
8 2 (1.38%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.38%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.69%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.69%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.69%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.69%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.69%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 13 (8.97%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.52%) Maven
2 8 (5.52%) Selenium
3 6 (4.14%) Eclipse
4 5 (3.45%) Bitbucket
4 5 (3.45%) GitLab
4 5 (3.45%) IntelliJ
4 5 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.45%) JUnit
5 4 (2.76%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.07%) Axure RP
6 3 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.07%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.69%) Ant
7 1 (0.69%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.69%) Mocha
7 1 (0.69%) NUnit
7 1 (0.69%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.69%) webpack
General
1 26 (17.93%) Finance
2 7 (4.83%) Marketing
3 6 (4.14%) Retail
4 4 (2.76%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.07%) Legal
6 1 (0.69%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.79%) HTML
2 17 (11.72%) .NET
2 17 (11.72%) Spring
3 14 (9.66%) HTML5
3 14 (9.66%) REST
4 12 (8.28%) CSS
5 11 (7.59%) JSON
5 11 (7.59%) XML
6 9 (6.21%) AngularJS
6 9 (6.21%) Hibernate
6 9 (6.21%) SOAP
7 8 (5.52%) Spring Cloud
8 7 (4.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (4.83%) Web Services
9 6 (4.14%) jQuery
10 5 (3.45%) ASP.NET
10 5 (3.45%) EJB
10 5 (3.45%) J2EE
10 5 (3.45%) J2SE
10 5 (3.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.59%) Clustering
2 9 (6.21%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.45%) User Experience
4 4 (2.76%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.76%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.69%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.41%) Unix
2 10 (6.90%) Linux
3 6 (4.14%) Windows
4 1 (0.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.45%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (22.76%) Translating Business Requirements
3 29 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 26 (17.93%) Migration
5 23 (15.86%) Business Transformation
5 23 (15.86%) Data Migration
6 20 (13.79%) Scrum
7 18 (12.41%) Machine Learning
7 18 (12.41%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
8 16 (11.03%) Mentoring
8 16 (11.03%) Technical Architecture
8 16 (11.03%) TOGAF
9 15 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
9 15 (10.34%) Presales
10 13 (8.97%) CRM
10 13 (8.97%) High Availability
10 13 (8.97%) Open Source
10 13 (8.97%) SOA
11 12 (8.28%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 35 (24.14%) Java
2 30 (20.69%) SQL
3 18 (12.41%) C#
4 17 (11.72%) Python
5 11 (7.59%) PHP
6 9 (6.21%) JavaScript
7 8 (5.52%) R
8 5 (3.45%) Ruby
8 5 (3.45%) Scala
9 4 (2.76%) PHP 5
9 4 (2.76%) PHP 7
10 3 (2.07%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.38%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.69%) ABAP
12 1 (0.69%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.69%) C
12 1 (0.69%) SOQL
12 1 (0.69%) SOSL
12 1 (0.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (13.10%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (8.28%) CCNA
3 12 (8.28%) MCSE
4 7 (4.83%) CCIE
4 7 (4.83%) Degree
5 4 (2.76%) CCNP
5 4 (2.76%) CISSP
6 3 (2.07%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.07%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.38%) CCSE
7 2 (1.38%) CCSM
8 1 (0.69%) OCA
8 1 (0.69%) OCP
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.38%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (1.38%) GDPR
2 1 (0.69%) COBIT
2 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.69%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (8.28%) Active Directory
1 12 (8.28%) Hyper-V
2 10 (6.90%) Docker
3 3 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.38%) ProxySG
4 2 (1.38%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.69%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.69%) HDFS
5 1 (0.69%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.69%) UAG
5 1 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (7.59%) Microsoft Clustering
1 11 (7.59%) Puppet
2 5 (3.45%) Kubernetes
2 5 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.69%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (0.69%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.69%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 40 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 23 (15.86%) SAP
3 13 (8.97%) Cisco
4 12 (8.28%) HP
5 11 (7.59%) 3PAR
5 11 (7.59%) F5
6 9 (6.21%) IBM
6 9 (6.21%) Oracle
7 8 (5.52%) Tableau
8 7 (4.83%) VMware
9 5 (3.45%) Blue Coat
9 5 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (3.45%) webMethods
10 4 (2.76%) Juniper
11 3 (2.07%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.38%) Cloudera
12 2 (1.38%) Forcepoint
12 2 (1.38%) hybris
12 2 (1.38%) Sophos
13 1 (0.69%) Palo Alto
South East England
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 58000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
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