Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Architecture
England > South East
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 343 412 357
Rank change year-on-year +69 -55 -44
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 226 123 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.75% 0.42% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.48% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 150 109 226
South East median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -10.64% +2.17%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £73,750 £85,625
England median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26,903 25,485 33,224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.69% 87.72% 88.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22,279 20,975 28,005
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Technical Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in the South East

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Technical Architecture in the South East

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in the South East over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Architecture in the South East

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
Thames Valley +46 105 £57,500 +4.55% 17
Berkshire +58 80 £65,000 +30.00% 6
Surrey +52 76 £58,750 +23.68% 8
Hampshire -12 31 £62,500 -7.41% 3
Buckinghamshire -6 17 £40,000 -33.33% 4
Sussex -13 10 £80,000 -
Oxfordshire -11 8 £57,500 +41.98% 7
Kent - 4 £43,146 -
Middlesex +14 2 £60,000 -
East Sussex -35 2 £50,000 -
Technical Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 90 (39.82%) Degree
2 87 (38.50%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (27.43%) Amazon AWS
4 54 (23.89%) Scrum
5 52 (23.01%) JavaScript
6 51 (22.57%) Java
7 50 (22.12%) C#
8 49 (21.68%) C++
9 48 (21.24%) Self-Motivation
10 44 (19.47%) GDPR
10 44 (19.47%) Microservices
11 43 (19.03%) Machine Learning
11 43 (19.03%) Python
12 42 (18.58%) TDD
12 42 (18.58%) Problem-Solving
13 41 (18.14%) Computer Science
13 41 (18.14%) Finance
14 40 (17.70%) Mobile App
15 39 (17.26%) Kanban
16 38 (16.81%) Functional Testing
16 38 (16.81%) Telecoms
17 37 (16.37%) Banking
17 37 (16.37%) Enterprise Architecture
17 37 (16.37%) Big Data
17 37 (16.37%) Scala
18 36 (15.93%) Go
18 36 (15.93%) Information Security
19 35 (15.49%) Data Security
20 34 (15.04%) Systems Analysis
20 34 (15.04%) ITIL

Technical Architecture
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 15 (6.64%) JBoss
2 11 (4.87%) Tomcat
3 10 (4.42%) Apache
4 7 (3.10%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.21%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.21%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.77%) NetWeaver
7 3 (1.33%) DNN
7 3 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.88%) Confluence
9 1 (0.44%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.44%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (5.75%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (5.31%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.77%) SAP S/4HANA
1 4 (1.77%) SAP SCM
2 2 (0.88%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 62 (27.43%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (12.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (5.75%) SaaS
4 10 (4.42%) Office 365
5 8 (3.54%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (2.65%) PaaS
7 4 (1.77%) IaaS
7 4 (1.77%) Sage Pay
8 3 (1.33%) Google Play
8 3 (1.33%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.62%) NFC
2 16 (7.08%) Wireless
3 8 (3.54%) DNS
4 7 (3.10%) LAN
4 7 (3.10%) WAN
5 6 (2.65%) FTP
6 5 (2.21%) HTTP
6 5 (2.21%) SAN
6 5 (2.21%) SMTP
7 4 (1.77%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.33%) 3G
8 3 (1.33%) 4G
8 3 (1.33%) Bluetooth
8 3 (1.33%) Ethernet
8 3 (1.33%) Firewall
8 3 (1.33%) GPRS
8 3 (1.33%) GSM
8 3 (1.33%) LTE
8 3 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.33%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.37%) Big Data
2 27 (11.95%) SQL Server
3 12 (5.31%) Blockchain
3 12 (5.31%) MySQL
4 5 (2.21%) DB2
4 5 (2.21%) DB2 UDB
4 5 (2.21%) Informix
5 3 (1.33%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.88%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 13 (5.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (3.10%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.77%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.77%) JUnit
4 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.33%) Subversion
5 2 (0.88%) JIRA
6 1 (0.44%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.44%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.44%) Selenium
6 1 (0.44%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.44%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (18.14%) Finance
2 38 (16.81%) Telecoms
3 37 (16.37%) Banking
4 32 (14.16%) Retail
5 28 (12.39%) Electronics
6 12 (5.31%) Marketing
6 12 (5.31%) Retail Banking
7 8 (3.54%) German Language
7 8 (3.54%) Italian Language
8 5 (2.21%) Billing
8 5 (2.21%) Investment Banking
8 5 (2.21%) Legal
8 5 (2.21%) Wholesale Banking
9 3 (1.33%) Advertising
9 3 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.33%) Publishing
10 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 71 (31.42%) Architect
2 38 (16.81%) Consultant
3 37 (16.37%) Developer
4 27 (11.95%) Technical Architect
5 24 (10.62%) E-Commerce Consultant
5 24 (10.62%) Payments Consultant
5 24 (10.62%) Senior Consultant
5 24 (10.62%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
5 24 (10.62%) Senior Payments Consultant
6 20 (8.85%) Solutions Architect
7 18 (7.96%) Software Developer
8 17 (7.52%) Analyst
9 16 (7.08%) Development Manager
10 12 (5.31%) Enterprise Architect
11 11 (4.87%) Technical Consultant
12 10 (4.42%) Business Analyst
13 8 (3.54%) Delphi Developer
13 8 (3.54%) PHP Developer
13 8 (3.54%) Team Leader
13 8 (3.54%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (14.16%) AngularJS
2 31 (13.72%) Django
2 31 (13.72%) React
3 15 (6.64%) .NET
3 15 (6.64%) HTML
4 12 (5.31%) REST
5 10 (4.42%) Middleware
6 9 (3.98%) Web Services
6 9 (3.98%) XML
7 7 (3.10%) CSS
7 7 (3.10%) JSON
8 6 (2.65%) LDAP
8 6 (2.65%) TensorFlow
9 5 (2.21%) J2EE
9 5 (2.21%) JDBC
9 5 (2.21%) jQuery
9 5 (2.21%) ODBC
9 5 (2.21%) WCF
10 4 (1.77%) Entity Framework
10 4 (1.77%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 48 (21.24%) Self-Motivation
2 41 (18.14%) Computer Science
3 40 (17.70%) Mobile App
4 33 (14.60%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (12.39%) Management Information System
6 24 (10.62%) Contactless
6 24 (10.62%) EMV
6 24 (10.62%) Mobile Payment
6 24 (10.62%) Smartcard
7 13 (5.75%) NHS
8 12 (5.31%) Data Centre
8 12 (5.31%) Fintech
9 9 (3.98%) Client/Server
9 9 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (3.54%) EMC VMAX
11 6 (2.65%) Algorithms
11 6 (2.65%) Enterprise Cloud
12 5 (2.21%) Virtual Team
13 4 (1.77%) FMCG
14 3 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.50%) Linux
1 26 (11.50%) Windows
2 21 (9.29%) Unix
3 9 (3.98%) Windows 7
4 8 (3.54%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.77%) Android
6 4 (1.77%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.77%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.33%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.88%) AIX
9 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (38.50%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (23.89%) Scrum
3 44 (19.47%) Microservices
4 43 (19.03%) Machine Learning
5 42 (18.58%) Problem-Solving
5 42 (18.58%) TDD
6 39 (17.26%) Kanban
7 38 (16.81%) Functional Testing
8 37 (16.37%) Enterprise Architecture
9 36 (15.93%) Information Security
10 35 (15.49%) Data Security
11 34 (15.04%) Coaching
11 34 (15.04%) ITIL
11 34 (15.04%) Systems Analysis
12 33 (14.60%) API Development
12 33 (14.60%) TOGAF
13 31 (13.72%) SDLC
14 30 (13.27%) Project Management
15 29 (12.83%) Business Analysis
15 29 (12.83%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 52 (23.01%) JavaScript
2 51 (22.57%) Java
3 50 (22.12%) C#
4 49 (21.68%) C++
5 43 (19.03%) Python
6 37 (16.37%) Scala
7 36 (15.93%) Go
8 25 (11.06%) SQL
9 12 (5.31%) Delphi
10 8 (3.54%) PHP
10 8 (3.54%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.21%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.77%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.77%) VBScript
13 3 (1.33%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.88%) Bourne shell
15 1 (0.44%) Ruby
15 1 (0.44%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 90 (39.82%) Degree
2 25 (11.06%) Security Cleared
3 15 (6.64%) APMP
4 11 (4.87%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (3.54%) CCIE
5 8 (3.54%) CCIE Data Center
5 8 (3.54%) CCIE Service Provider
5 8 (3.54%) CCNA
5 8 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (3.54%) EMC Certification
6 7 (3.10%) SC Cleared
6 7 (3.10%) VCAP
6 7 (3.10%) VCDX
6 7 (3.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (2.65%) PhD
8 4 (1.77%) GCIH
8 4 (1.77%) GIAC
9 3 (1.33%) CISA
9 3 (1.33%) CISSP
9 3 (1.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (19.47%) GDPR
2 26 (11.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 23 (10.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (7.52%) Cyber Essentials
5 10 (4.42%) PCI DSS
5 10 (4.42%) QA
6 4 (1.77%) PA-DSS
7 3 (1.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.88%) PMO
9 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 8 (3.54%) Hyper-V
2 7 (3.10%) Docker
3 6 (2.65%) NFS
3 6 (2.65%) Samba
4 5 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.77%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.33%) Firmware
7 2 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.65%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.77%) SCCM
3 4 (1.77%) SCOM
3 4 (1.77%) Terraform
4 3 (1.33%) Nessus
4 3 (1.33%) Puppet
4 3 (1.33%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (0.88%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.44%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.44%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 31 (13.72%) VMware
2 24 (10.62%) Hyperion
3 23 (10.18%) Microsoft
4 17 (7.52%) Oracle
5 15 (6.64%) NetApp
6 12 (5.31%) Cisco
6 12 (5.31%) F5
7 11 (4.87%) Google
8 9 (3.98%) SAP
9 8 (3.54%) Dell
9 8 (3.54%) EMC
9 8 (3.54%) Splunk
10 6 (2.65%) MuleSoft
10 6 (2.65%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.65%) webMethods
11 5 (2.21%) Sybase
12 4 (1.77%) Apple
12 4 (1.77%) PayPal
12 4 (1.77%) WorldPay
13 3 (1.33%) Qualys