The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £66,750 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 209 219 218
Rank change year-on-year +10 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 35 17 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.66% 0.33% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.34% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 30 13 26
Median salary £66,750 £52,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.14% -2.32%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £76,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £61,500
% change year-on-year - +5.69%  

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 5151 5050 5839
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.06% 97.62% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4281 4276 4924
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 £55,500 £55,000
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 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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Wiltshire +7 14 £52,500 -1.86% 2
Bristol -12 13 £70,000 +33.33%
Somerset 0 6 £70,000 +64.70% 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £60,000 - 2
Technical Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 42 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (39.53%) Finance
3 33 (38.37%) Java
4 30 (34.88%) Scrum
5 28 (32.56%) Mentoring
6 26 (30.23%) SOA
7 25 (29.07%) SQL Server
7 25 (29.07%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (25.58%) .NET
8 22 (25.58%) UML
8 22 (25.58%) Middleware
9 20 (23.26%) Oracle
9 20 (23.26%) SOAP
9 20 (23.26%) REST
10 18 (20.93%) SAP
11 16 (18.60%) SQL
11 16 (18.60%) DSDM
11 16 (18.60%) Banking
11 16 (18.60%) Telecoms
11 16 (18.60%) MVC
11 16 (18.60%) Technical Architecture
12 15 (17.44%) Spring
12 15 (17.44%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (16.28%) OO
13 14 (16.28%) TOGAF
13 14 (16.28%) QA
14 13 (15.12%) Zachman Framework
14 13 (15.12%) Electronics
14 13 (15.12%) Data Warehouse
15 12 (13.95%) C#

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 11 (12.79%) Mule
2 10 (11.63%) WebSphere
3 7 (8.14%) JBoss
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (4.65%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.65%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.16%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 11 (12.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.98%) SaaS
3 4 (4.65%) Office 365
4 1 (1.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.16%) HTTP
2 1 (1.16%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.16%) Internet
2 1 (1.16%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (29.07%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.12%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (11.63%) NoSQL
4 7 (8.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 7 (8.14%) Amazon Redshift
4 7 (8.14%) MongoDB
4 7 (8.14%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (8.14%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.98%) Big Data
6 3 (3.49%) MarkLogic
6 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.33%) Power BI
8 1 (1.16%) QlikView
8 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.65%) JUnit
4 1 (1.16%) Selenium
General
1 34 (39.53%) Finance
2 16 (18.60%) Banking
2 16 (18.60%) Telecoms
3 13 (15.12%) Electronics
4 11 (12.79%) Manufacturing
4 11 (12.79%) Marketing
5 8 (9.30%) Retail
6 5 (5.81%) Legal
7 1 (1.16%) Advertising
7 1 (1.16%) Automotive
7 1 (1.16%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.58%) .NET
1 22 (25.58%) Middleware
2 20 (23.26%) REST
2 20 (23.26%) SOAP
3 15 (17.44%) Spring
4 12 (13.95%) WCF
5 11 (12.79%) Apache Camel
5 11 (12.79%) Spring MVC
6 10 (11.63%) J2EE
6 10 (11.63%) Web Services
7 9 (10.47%) ASP.NET
8 8 (9.30%) XML
9 7 (8.14%) AngularJS
9 7 (8.14%) WSDL
10 6 (6.98%) Node.js
11 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (5.81%) Ext JS
11 5 (5.81%) React
12 4 (4.65%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.79%) Enterprise Software
1 11 (12.79%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (11.63%) DataPower
3 8 (9.30%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.98%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.65%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (4.65%) EPoS
5 4 (4.65%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.65%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.16%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.16%) MPEG
6 1 (1.16%) Replication
6 1 (1.16%) STB
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.47%) Linux
1 9 (10.47%) Windows
2 7 (8.14%) Android
3 5 (5.81%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.33%) Unix
5 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (34.88%) Scrum
3 28 (32.56%) Mentoring
4 26 (30.23%) SOA
5 25 (29.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (25.58%) UML
7 16 (18.60%) DSDM
7 16 (18.60%) MVC
7 16 (18.60%) Technical Architecture
8 15 (17.44%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (16.28%) OO
9 14 (16.28%) TOGAF
10 13 (15.12%) Zachman Framework
11 11 (12.79%) DevOps
11 11 (12.79%) Digital Marketing
11 11 (12.79%) Kanban
11 11 (12.79%) Programme Management
11 11 (12.79%) Test Strategy
12 10 (11.63%) IT Strategy
12 10 (11.63%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (38.37%) Java
2 16 (18.60%) SQL
3 12 (13.95%) C#
4 10 (11.63%) JavaScript
5 8 (9.30%) C++
6 6 (6.98%) Python
7 1 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) AWS Certification
2 4 (4.65%) Degree
2 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.16%) PhD
3 1 (1.16%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.28%) QA
2 7 (8.14%) Data Quality
3 6 (6.98%) ISO 9001
3 6 (6.98%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (2.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.65%) Hyper-V
1 4 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (23.26%) Oracle
2 18 (20.93%) SAP
3 12 (13.95%) TIBCO
4 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
5 7 (8.14%) IBM
5 7 (8.14%) Software AG
5 7 (8.14%) Unisys
6 5 (5.81%) Sencha
7 4 (4.65%) EMC
7 4 (4.65%) Sybase
7 4 (4.65%) VMware
8 1 (1.16%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.16%) ClickSoftware Technologies
8 1 (1.16%) Cognos
8 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.16%) Tableau
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