Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Architecture
England > South East
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 339 350 364
Rank change year-on-year +11 +14 0
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 209 192 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.71% 0.66% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.74% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 124 167 212
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.33% +14.29%
10th Percentile £34,875 £36,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £73,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - -3.70% +9.76%

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 26,533 25,941 32,870
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 89.53% 89.09% 89.08%
Number of salaries quoted 21,930 21,449 27,535
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,875 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 21 August 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 21 August 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
Surrey +39 83 £57,500 +9.52% 10
Thames Valley -2 78 £50,000 -16.67% 8
Hampshire -1 36 £55,000 -19.71% 4
Buckinghamshire +11 32 £46,000 -23.33%
Berkshire -13 32 £68,750 +19.57% 8
Oxfordshire -2 13 £52,500 +12.90%
Sussex -2 8 £80,000 -
Kent - 7 £57,500 - 1
East Sussex -37 2 £50,000 -30.47%
Technical Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 101 (48.33%) Degree
2 78 (37.32%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (30.62%) Self-Motivation
4 61 (29.19%) Finance
4 61 (29.19%) Systems Analysis
5 53 (25.36%) Information Security
6 51 (24.40%) Project Management
7 48 (22.97%) Enterprise Architecture
8 46 (22.01%) Scrum
8 46 (22.01%) PRINCE2
9 45 (21.53%) TOGAF
10 44 (21.05%) Business Analysis
10 44 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
11 42 (20.10%) Microsoft Azure
12 41 (19.62%) Security Architecture
12 41 (19.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 41 (19.62%) ITIL
13 40 (19.14%) Service Management
13 40 (19.14%) UML
13 40 (19.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 40 (19.14%) Security Cleared
14 39 (18.66%) BPMN
14 39 (18.66%) MODAF
14 39 (18.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 37 (17.70%) Management Information System
15 37 (17.70%) Computer Science
16 36 (17.22%) Telecoms
16 36 (17.22%) Analytical Skills
17 35 (16.75%) Banking
17 35 (16.75%) JavaScript

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 5 (2.39%) Apache
1 5 (2.39%) JBoss
2 4 (1.91%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.44%) Confluence
4 2 (0.96%) IIS
4 2 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.48%) nginx
5 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.48%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (12.92%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.83%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.39%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.44%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.96%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.48%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 44 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (20.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (8.61%) Office 365
4 12 (5.74%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (2.39%) SaaS
6 3 (1.44%) Google Play
6 3 (1.44%) IaaS
6 3 (1.44%) iTunes
6 3 (1.44%) PaaS
7 2 (0.96%) AdWords
7 2 (0.96%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.48%) Heroku
8 1 (0.48%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.53%) NFC
2 16 (7.66%) Wireless
3 5 (2.39%) 3G
3 5 (2.39%) 4G
3 5 (2.39%) Bluetooth
3 5 (2.39%) Ethernet
3 5 (2.39%) GPRS
3 5 (2.39%) GSM
3 5 (2.39%) LTE
3 5 (2.39%) SMS
3 5 (2.39%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (2.39%) ZigBee
4 4 (1.91%) SAN
5 3 (1.44%) Firewall
5 3 (1.44%) Internet
6 2 (0.96%) FTP
6 2 (0.96%) RS-232
6 2 (0.96%) RS-422
7 1 (0.48%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.48%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.00%) MySQL
2 22 (10.53%) Blockchain
3 14 (6.70%) SQL Server
4 13 (6.22%) Big Data
5 6 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.44%) OLTP
7 2 (0.96%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.48%) DB2
8 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (4.31%) JIRA
2 7 (3.35%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.96%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.96%) Subversion
5 1 (0.48%) Android Studio
5 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.48%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.48%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.48%) GitLab
5 1 (0.48%) Gradle
5 1 (0.48%) JUnit
5 1 (0.48%) Selenium
General
1 61 (29.19%) Finance
2 36 (17.22%) Telecoms
3 35 (16.75%) Banking
4 27 (12.92%) Electronics
5 26 (12.44%) Retail
6 22 (10.53%) Retail Banking
7 20 (9.57%) Marketing
8 12 (5.74%) German Language
8 12 (5.74%) Italian Language
9 5 (2.39%) Publishing
10 4 (1.91%) French Language
10 4 (1.91%) Games
11 3 (1.44%) Portuguese Language
11 3 (1.44%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.96%) Advertising
13 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.48%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.48%) Military
Job Titles
1 69 (33.01%) Architect
2 41 (19.62%) Consultant
3 38 (18.18%) Developer
4 34 (16.27%) Technical Architect
5 23 (11.00%) Senior Consultant
6 22 (10.53%) E-Commerce Consultant
6 22 (10.53%) Payments Consultant
6 22 (10.53%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
6 22 (10.53%) Senior Payments Consultant
7 18 (8.61%) Software Developer
8 16 (7.66%) Solutions Architect
8 16 (7.66%) Technical Consultant
9 15 (7.18%) PHP Developer
10 14 (6.70%) Analyst
11 12 (5.74%) VMware Architect
12 11 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
12 11 (5.26%) Cloud Solutions Architect
12 11 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
12 11 (5.26%) Technical Solutions Architect
13 8 (3.83%) Delphi Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (13.40%) HTML
2 16 (7.66%) AngularJS
3 15 (7.18%) React
4 13 (6.22%) CSS
5 12 (5.74%) .NET
6 9 (4.31%) Django
7 7 (3.35%) LAMP
8 6 (2.87%) Angular 2
8 6 (2.87%) Redux
9 5 (2.39%) Middleware
9 5 (2.39%) REST
10 4 (1.91%) CSS3
10 4 (1.91%) HTML5
10 4 (1.91%) LDAP
10 4 (1.91%) XML
11 3 (1.44%) ASP.NET
11 3 (1.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (0.96%) jQuery
12 2 (0.96%) JSON
12 2 (0.96%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 64 (30.62%) Self-Motivation
2 37 (17.70%) Computer Science
2 37 (17.70%) Management Information System
3 36 (17.22%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (11.00%) Data Centre
4 23 (11.00%) Fintech
5 22 (10.53%) Contactless
5 22 (10.53%) EMV
5 22 (10.53%) Mobile Payment
5 22 (10.53%) Smartcard
6 15 (7.18%) Mobile App
7 12 (5.74%) EMC VMAX
8 7 (3.35%) Client/Server
9 5 (2.39%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.91%) Clustering
10 4 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.91%) HACMP
11 3 (1.44%) NHS
11 3 (1.44%) User Experience
12 2 (0.96%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.70%) Linux
2 12 (5.74%) Android
2 12 (5.74%) Apple iOS
3 11 (5.26%) Unix
4 9 (4.31%) Windows
5 8 (3.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.83%) Windows Server
6 5 (2.39%) AIX
6 5 (2.39%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (2.39%) Solaris
7 4 (1.91%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.48%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (37.32%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (29.19%) Systems Analysis
3 53 (25.36%) Information Security
4 51 (24.40%) Project Management
5 48 (22.97%) Enterprise Architecture
6 46 (22.01%) PRINCE2
6 46 (22.01%) Scrum
7 45 (21.53%) TOGAF
8 44 (21.05%) Business Analysis
9 41 (19.62%) ITIL
9 41 (19.62%) Security Architecture
10 40 (19.14%) Service Management
10 40 (19.14%) UML
11 39 (18.66%) BPMN
11 39 (18.66%) MODAF
11 39 (18.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 34 (16.27%) Problem-Solving
13 26 (12.44%) E-Commerce
13 26 (12.44%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 25 (11.96%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 35 (16.75%) JavaScript
2 22 (10.53%) C#
2 22 (10.53%) PHP
3 21 (10.05%) Java
4 19 (9.09%) Delphi
4 19 (9.09%) SQL
5 12 (5.74%) C++
6 11 (5.26%) Python
6 11 (5.26%) Scala
7 10 (4.78%) Go
8 6 (2.87%) TypeScript
9 2 (0.96%) Apple Swift
9 2 (0.96%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.96%) C
9 2 (0.96%) Perl
9 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.48%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 101 (48.33%) Degree
2 40 (19.14%) Security Cleared
3 15 (7.18%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (6.70%) APMP
5 12 (5.74%) EMC Certification
6 11 (5.26%) CCIE
6 11 (5.26%) CCIE Data Center
6 11 (5.26%) CCIE Service Provider
6 11 (5.26%) CCNA
6 11 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (5.26%) VCAP
6 11 (5.26%) VCDX
6 11 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.44%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.44%) SANS
7 3 (1.44%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.96%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (0.96%) CLAS
8 2 (0.96%) GIAC
8 2 (0.96%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (19.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 40 (19.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (15.31%) Cyber Essentials
4 13 (6.22%) GDPR
5 7 (3.35%) QA
6 5 (2.39%) PCI DSS
6 5 (2.39%) PMO
7 2 (0.96%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.96%) SLA
8 1 (0.48%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 6 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.39%) Firmware
3 4 (1.91%) GPFS
4 2 (0.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.48%) Docker
5 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.96%) Nessus
2 2 (0.96%) Puppet
2 2 (0.96%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (0.48%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.48%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (12.92%) Microsoft
2 24 (11.48%) VMware
3 22 (10.53%) Hyperion
4 18 (8.61%) NetApp
5 17 (8.13%) Google
6 14 (6.70%) EMC
7 13 (6.22%) Cisco
8 12 (5.74%) Dell
8 12 (5.74%) F5
9 11 (5.26%) Splunk
10 7 (3.35%) Oracle
11 5 (2.39%) MuleSoft
11 5 (2.39%) Sony
11 5 (2.39%) webMethods
12 4 (1.91%) Intel
12 4 (1.91%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.44%) Citrix
13 3 (1.44%) Facebook
13 3 (1.44%) Xamarin
14 2 (0.96%) Marketo