Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Architecture
England > South East
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 357 355 341
Rank change year-on-year -2 -14 +19
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 163 203 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.61% 0.66% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.73% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 79 147 169
South East median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +10.09% -12.80%
10th Percentile £42,500 £39,100 £37,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £82,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +12.00%

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 24,312 27,703 28,395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.18% 89.91% 89.41%
Number of salaries quoted 19,857 22,844 23,328
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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
Surrey +32 72 £70,000 +3.70% 4
Thames Valley +11 62 £60,000 +9.09% 12
Buckinghamshire +34 26 £49,750 +17.06% 4
Berkshire -35 22 £70,000 +27.27% 6
Hampshire +15 14 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Oxfordshire +33 11 £80,000 +20.75% 2
Kent +30 9 £65,000 - 1
West Sussex -5 5 - - 1
East Sussex +2 1 - -
Technical Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 63 (38.65%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (36.20%) Degree
3 58 (35.58%) Finance
4 51 (31.29%) Telecoms
5 47 (28.83%) Self-Motivation
6 42 (25.77%) Systems Analysis
7 35 (21.47%) Electronics
8 34 (20.86%) Java
9 33 (20.25%) Computer Science
10 32 (19.63%) Banking
10 32 (19.63%) Retail
10 32 (19.63%) E-Commerce
11 29 (17.79%) Fintech
12 28 (17.18%) Creative Thinking
12 28 (17.18%) Scrum
13 27 (16.56%) Cryptography
13 27 (16.56%) Retail Banking
13 27 (16.56%) Smartcard
13 27 (16.56%) Hyperion
13 27 (16.56%) EMV
13 27 (16.56%) SQL
13 27 (16.56%) Microsoft Office
13 27 (16.56%) Identity Access Management
13 27 (16.56%) Blockchain
13 27 (16.56%) Contactless
13 27 (16.56%) NFC
13 27 (16.56%) Integration Testing
13 27 (16.56%) Microsoft Azure
13 27 (16.56%) Amazon AWS
13 27 (16.56%) Mobile Payment

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 6 (3.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (2.45%) CMS
3 3 (1.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (1.84%) WordPress
4 2 (1.23%) Apache
4 2 (1.23%) nginx
4 2 (1.23%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.61%) Drupal
5 1 (0.61%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.61%) IIS
5 1 (0.61%) Kentico
5 1 (0.61%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.61%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.61%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 27 (16.56%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (4.29%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (3.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.07%) SAP GRC
3 4 (2.45%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (1.23%) Infor SunSystems
4 2 (1.23%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.61%) Magento
5 1 (0.61%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.61%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 27 (16.56%) Amazon AWS
1 27 (16.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (9.20%) PaaS
3 12 (7.36%) SaaS
4 11 (6.75%) IaaS
5 5 (3.07%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.84%) AdWords
6 3 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.84%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.84%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (1.84%) Google Analytics
6 3 (1.84%) IBM Cloud
6 3 (1.84%) Office 365
7 2 (1.23%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.61%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.61%) Heroku
8 1 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 27 (16.56%) NFC
2 11 (6.75%) Firewall
3 6 (3.68%) Internet
4 4 (2.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (2.45%) LAN
4 4 (2.45%) SAN
5 3 (1.84%) DNS
5 3 (1.84%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.84%) WAN
6 2 (1.23%) HTTP
6 2 (1.23%) IPsec
6 2 (1.23%) SMTP
6 2 (1.23%) VoIP
6 2 (1.23%) VPN
7 1 (0.61%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.61%) DHCP
7 1 (0.61%) FTP
7 1 (0.61%) Intranet
7 1 (0.61%) SMS
7 1 (0.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.56%) Blockchain
2 11 (6.75%) MySQL
3 7 (4.29%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (3.68%) OLTP
4 6 (3.68%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.68%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (3.68%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (3.68%) SAP HANA
5 4 (2.45%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (1.84%) Big Data
6 3 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.61%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.61%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (4.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.07%) JIRA
2 5 (3.07%) Subversion
3 2 (1.23%) Android Studio
3 2 (1.23%) Gradle
3 2 (1.23%) Selenium
4 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.61%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.61%) CircleCI
4 1 (0.61%) Grunt
4 1 (0.61%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.61%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (0.61%) Moq
4 1 (0.61%) NSubstitute
4 1 (0.61%) NUnit
4 1 (0.61%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 58 (35.58%) Finance
2 51 (31.29%) Telecoms
3 35 (21.47%) Electronics
4 32 (19.63%) Banking
4 32 (19.63%) Retail
5 27 (16.56%) Retail Banking
6 19 (11.66%) Marketing
7 14 (8.59%) Legal
8 7 (4.29%) Publishing
9 6 (3.68%) Games
9 6 (3.68%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.84%) Billing
11 1 (0.61%) French Language
11 1 (0.61%) German Language
11 1 (0.61%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.61%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.61%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 65 (39.88%) Architect
2 36 (22.09%) Consultant
3 29 (17.79%) Technical Architect
4 28 (17.18%) Senior Consultant
5 27 (16.56%) E-Commerce Consultant
5 27 (16.56%) Payments Consultant
5 27 (16.56%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
5 27 (16.56%) Senior Payments Consultant
6 17 (10.43%) Developer
7 14 (8.59%) Analyst
7 14 (8.59%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (7.36%) SAP Architect
9 11 (6.75%) SAP Technical Architect
10 8 (4.91%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
10 8 (4.91%) Enterprise Architect
11 7 (4.29%) Cloud Architect
12 6 (3.68%) Senior Architect
12 6 (3.68%) Technical Consultant
13 5 (3.07%) Software Developer
13 5 (3.07%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.11%) HTML
2 18 (11.04%) CSS
3 13 (7.98%) AngularJS
3 13 (7.98%) XML
4 12 (7.36%) .NET
5 10 (6.13%) CSS3
5 10 (6.13%) HTML5
6 8 (4.91%) React
7 7 (4.29%) J2EE
7 7 (4.29%) jQuery
7 7 (4.29%) JSP
7 7 (4.29%) Servlets
7 7 (4.29%) Web Services
8 6 (3.68%) RESTful
8 6 (3.68%) Spring
8 6 (3.68%) Symfony
9 5 (3.07%) Node.js
10 4 (2.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (2.45%) Laravel
10 4 (2.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 47 (28.83%) Self-Motivation
2 29 (17.79%) Fintech
3 27 (16.56%) Contactless
3 27 (16.56%) EMV
3 27 (16.56%) Mobile Payment
3 27 (16.56%) Smartcard
4 26 (15.95%) Data Centre
5 15 (9.20%) Management Information System
6 13 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (7.36%) N-Tier
8 9 (5.52%) Clustering
8 9 (5.52%) HACMP
9 7 (4.29%) User Experience
10 6 (3.68%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (3.68%) Private Cloud
10 6 (3.68%) Public Cloud
11 5 (3.07%) Mainframe
12 4 (2.45%) Enterprise Cloud
13 3 (1.84%) Client/Server
13 3 (1.84%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.82%) Windows
2 14 (8.59%) Linux
2 14 (8.59%) Unix
3 12 (7.36%) Windows Server
4 10 (6.13%) Android
4 10 (6.13%) Apple iOS
5 9 (5.52%) AIX
5 9 (5.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (5.52%) Solaris
6 2 (1.23%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.23%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (38.65%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (25.77%) Systems Analysis
3 33 (20.25%) Computer Science
4 32 (19.63%) E-Commerce
5 28 (17.18%) Creative Thinking
5 28 (17.18%) Scrum
6 27 (16.56%) Cryptography
6 27 (16.56%) Identity Access Management
6 27 (16.56%) Integration Testing
7 26 (15.95%) ITIL
7 26 (15.95%) Project Management
8 25 (15.34%) PRINCE2
8 25 (15.34%) TOGAF
9 20 (12.27%) Enterprise Architecture
9 20 (12.27%) Problem-Solving
10 19 (11.66%) Change Management
10 19 (11.66%) Information Security
11 18 (11.04%) CRM
11 18 (11.04%) Service Management
11 18 (11.04%) UML
Programming Languages
1 34 (20.86%) Java
2 27 (16.56%) SQL
3 21 (12.88%) JavaScript
4 13 (7.98%) C
4 13 (7.98%) C#
4 13 (7.98%) PHP
5 6 (3.68%) PL/SQL
6 5 (3.07%) TypeScript
7 3 (1.84%) Apple Swift
7 3 (1.84%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.84%) Python
8 2 (1.23%) Delphi
8 2 (1.23%) PHP 7
8 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.23%) VBScript
9 1 (0.61%) ABAP
9 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.61%) Perl
9 1 (0.61%) Rust
9 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 59 (36.20%) Degree
2 20 (12.27%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.29%) TOGAF Certification
4 5 (3.07%) APMP
4 5 (3.07%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.45%) Master's Degree
6 3 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.61%) CCIE
8 1 (0.61%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.61%) CLAS
8 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.61%) EMC Certification
8 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 12 (7.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (6.75%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (3.68%) QA
4 6 (3.68%) SLA
5 3 (1.84%) GDPR
5 3 (1.84%) PMO
6 1 (0.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 9 (5.52%) GPFS
2 6 (3.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (3.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.84%) SCCM
1 3 (1.84%) SCOM
2 2 (1.23%) Netcool
2 2 (1.23%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 2 (1.23%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.61%) Ansible
3 1 (0.61%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 27 (16.56%) Hyperion
2 23 (14.11%) VMware
3 20 (12.27%) SAP
4 17 (10.43%) Oracle
5 9 (5.52%) NetApp
6 8 (4.91%) Cisco
6 8 (4.91%) Google
6 8 (4.91%) Intel
6 8 (4.91%) Microsoft
7 7 (4.29%) IBM
8 6 (3.68%) Sony
9 5 (3.07%) BMC
10 4 (2.45%) Cognizant
10 4 (2.45%) Juniper
11 3 (1.84%) Adobe
11 3 (1.84%) EMC
11 3 (1.84%) Facebook
11 3 (1.84%) Zend
12 2 (1.23%) Citrix
12 2 (1.23%) Dell