The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 27 March 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 West
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 229 193
Rank change year-on-year +50 -36  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 52 26 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.03% 0.44% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.46% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 43 19 48
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +26.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,990 £35,000 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £97,500 £80,000
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 West. 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 West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4866 5681 5920
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.61% 96.76% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4057 4702 4959
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in the South West

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Technical Architect in the South West

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architect in the South West over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Architect in the South West

Technical Architect
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Bristol +12 22 £72,500 +9.43% 2
Wiltshire +23 15 £50,990 +45.68% 1
Gloucestershire +9 8 £82,500 +135.71%
Somerset -9 6 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Technical Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 West region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 45 (50.56%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (49.44%) Java
3 41 (46.07%) Finance
4 35 (39.33%) .NET
5 26 (29.21%) Scrum
6 25 (28.09%) Mentoring
7 22 (24.72%) Telecoms
8 20 (22.47%) Banking
8 20 (22.47%) Technical Architecture
9 19 (21.35%) Big Data
9 19 (21.35%) C#
9 19 (21.35%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (20.22%) SOA
10 18 (20.22%) SQL Server
10 18 (20.22%) SAP
10 18 (20.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (19.10%) MVC
11 17 (19.10%) SQL
12 16 (17.98%) SOAP
12 16 (17.98%) Retail
13 15 (16.85%) Amazon AWS
13 15 (16.85%) Software Delivery
14 14 (15.73%) REST
14 14 (15.73%) TOGAF
14 14 (15.73%) Microsoft
14 14 (15.73%) UML
14 14 (15.73%) Oracle
15 13 (14.61%) Web Services
15 13 (14.61%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (14.61%) Middleware

Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 10 (11.24%) JBoss
1 10 (11.24%) Mule
1 10 (11.24%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.12%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.12%) Apache
3 1 (1.12%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.12%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.12%) IIS
3 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.12%) SAS
3 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (12.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.85%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (12.36%) SaaS
3 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.12%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (1.12%) DSL
1 1 (1.12%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.12%) Firewall
1 1 (1.12%) HTTP
1 1 (1.12%) Internet
1 1 (1.12%) MPLS
1 1 (1.12%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (1.12%) SSL
1 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.12%) VoIP
1 1 (1.12%) VPN
1 1 (1.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.35%) Big Data
2 18 (20.22%) SQL Server
3 13 (14.61%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (14.61%) NoSQL
4 10 (11.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 10 (11.24%) Amazon Redshift
4 10 (11.24%) MongoDB
4 10 (11.24%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.62%) Power BI
5 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.37%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.37%) MarkLogic
7 2 (2.25%) QlikView
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.12%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.12%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.12%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.25%) Ant
2 2 (2.25%) Gradle
2 2 (2.25%) Maven
General
1 41 (46.07%) Finance
2 22 (24.72%) Telecoms
3 20 (22.47%) Banking
4 16 (17.98%) Retail
5 12 (13.48%) Electronics
5 12 (13.48%) Manufacturing
6 11 (12.36%) Marketing
7 2 (2.25%) Advertising
8 1 (1.12%) Legal
8 1 (1.12%) Local Government
8 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (39.33%) .NET
2 16 (17.98%) SOAP
3 14 (15.73%) REST
4 13 (14.61%) Middleware
4 13 (14.61%) Web Services
5 12 (13.48%) Spring
6 11 (12.36%) WCF
7 10 (11.24%) Apache Camel
7 10 (11.24%) Spring MVC
8 9 (10.11%) ASP.NET
9 7 (7.87%) AngularJS
9 7 (7.87%) WSDL
10 6 (6.74%) J2EE
11 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (5.62%) Node.js
11 5 (5.62%) React
12 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (4.49%) Ext JS
12 4 (4.49%) HTML
13 2 (2.25%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.36%) Management Information System
2 10 (11.24%) DataPower
2 10 (11.24%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.49%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.37%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.25%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.12%) Clustering
6 1 (1.12%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.12%) Derivative
6 1 (1.12%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.12%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.12%) EPoS
6 1 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.12%) MPEG
6 1 (1.12%) Replication
6 1 (1.12%) STB
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.62%) Windows
2 4 (4.49%) Android
2 4 (4.49%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.37%) Linux
3 3 (3.37%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.12%) CentOS
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (50.56%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (29.21%) Scrum
3 25 (28.09%) Mentoring
4 20 (22.47%) Technical Architecture
5 19 (21.35%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (20.22%) SOA
6 18 (20.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (19.10%) MVC
8 15 (16.85%) Software Delivery
9 14 (15.73%) TOGAF
9 14 (15.73%) UML
10 13 (14.61%) Zachman Framework
11 11 (12.36%) Digital Marketing
11 11 (12.36%) Kanban
11 11 (12.36%) OO
11 11 (12.36%) Programme Management
11 11 (12.36%) Test Strategy
12 10 (11.24%) EAI
13 9 (10.11%) Project Management
14 8 (8.99%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 44 (49.44%) Java
2 19 (21.35%) C#
3 17 (19.10%) SQL
4 11 (12.36%) Python
5 8 (8.99%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.37%) C++
7 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.12%) PHP
7 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.12%) Scala
7 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (4.49%) AWS Certification
1 4 (4.49%) CCIE
1 4 (4.49%) CCNA
1 4 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (4.49%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) CISSP
3 1 (1.12%) CCNP
3 1 (1.12%) MCITP
3 1 (1.12%) MCP
3 1 (1.12%) MCSE
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.12%) PhD
3 1 (1.12%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.12%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.24%) QA
2 7 (7.87%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.37%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.12%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.12%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 18 (20.22%) SAP
2 14 (15.73%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.73%) Oracle
3 8 (8.99%) TIBCO
4 7 (7.87%) IBM
4 7 (7.87%) Software AG
4 7 (7.87%) Unisys
5 4 (4.49%) Sencha
5 4 (4.49%) VMware
6 3 (3.37%) Cisco
6 3 (3.37%) EMC
6 3 (3.37%) Sybase
7 2 (2.25%) ATG
7 2 (2.25%) Tableau
8 1 (1.12%) ClickSoftware Technologies
8 1 (1.12%) Hortonworks
8 1 (1.12%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.12%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.12%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.12%) ZyXEL
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