Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Architecture
England > South West
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 209 249 236
Rank change year-on-year +40 -13 +68
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 129 84 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.25% 0.83% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.91% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 117 69 94
South West median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £79,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £68,500 £64,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.03% -8.57% +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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,491 9,208 9,753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.18% 91.46% 90.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7,742 7,591 8,166
South West median annual salary £44,515 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.74% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,850
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in the South West

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Technical Architecture in the South West

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in the South West over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Architecture in the South West

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture within the South West region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Wiltshire +17 58 £55,000 -4.35% 10
Bristol +4 42 £67,500 +17.39% 5
Devon - 14 £40,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +4 9 £52,500 +20.69%
Dorset - 6 £58,750 - 1
Technical Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 West region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 54 (41.86%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (41.09%) Security Cleared
3 51 (39.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 48 (37.21%) Enterprise Architecture
4 48 (37.21%) Linux
5 47 (36.43%) VMware
5 47 (36.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 45 (34.88%) Data Protection
7 43 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
8 42 (32.56%) Virtual Desktop
8 42 (32.56%) vRealize
8 42 (32.56%) Hybrid Cloud
8 42 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (26.36%) Finance
10 33 (25.58%) Microsoft
11 32 (24.81%) Windows
12 30 (23.26%) Cisco
12 30 (23.26%) Project Management
13 29 (22.48%) Firewall
13 29 (22.48%) SCCM
13 29 (22.48%) SCOM
14 28 (21.71%) SC Cleared
14 28 (21.71%) TOGAF
15 27 (20.93%) PRINCE2
15 27 (20.93%) PowerShell
15 27 (20.93%) Windows Server
16 26 (20.16%) Analytical Skills
16 26 (20.16%) Unified Communications
16 26 (20.16%) Windows Server 2012
16 26 (20.16%) MS Exchange

Technical Architecture
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 26 (20.16%) MS Exchange
2 25 (19.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 17 (13.18%) Apache
4 4 (3.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.55%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (19.38%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.55%) Chatbot
2 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle ASCP
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 1 (0.78%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.78%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.78%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 54 (41.86%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (39.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.43%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (5.43%) SaaS
4 5 (3.88%) Office 365
5 4 (3.10%) Amazon S3
5 4 (3.10%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (3.10%) PaaS
6 3 (2.33%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (2.33%) IaaS
7 2 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 29 (22.48%) Firewall
2 26 (20.16%) Intrusion Detection
2 26 (20.16%) Unified Communications
3 25 (19.38%) Software-Defined Networking
4 17 (13.18%) VSAN
5 4 (3.10%) SMS
6 3 (2.33%) BGP
6 3 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (2.33%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (2.33%) OSPF
6 3 (2.33%) Wireless
7 2 (1.55%) Internet
8 1 (0.78%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.73%) MySQL
2 5 (3.88%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (3.10%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.33%) Redis
5 2 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.55%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.55%) Big Data
5 2 (1.55%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.55%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.78%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.78%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.55%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.55%) Selenium
General
1 34 (26.36%) Finance
2 20 (15.50%) Manufacturing
3 17 (13.18%) Electronics
3 17 (13.18%) Marketing
3 17 (13.18%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.10%) Military
5 3 (2.33%) Retail
6 2 (1.55%) Banking
6 2 (1.55%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Automotive
7 1 (0.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 82 (63.57%) Architect
2 56 (43.41%) Solutions Architect
3 23 (17.83%) Developer
3 23 (17.83%) Lead Architect
4 22 (17.05%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 17 (13.18%) VMware Architect
6 16 (12.40%) Software Developer
7 10 (7.75%) Java Architect
7 10 (7.75%) Technical Architect
8 9 (6.98%) Software Architect
9 7 (5.43%) Cloud Architect
9 7 (5.43%) Senior Architect
10 6 (4.65%) .NET Architect
10 6 (4.65%) LAMP Developer
11 5 (3.88%) Java Software Architect
11 5 (3.88%) Java Technical Architect
11 5 (3.88%) Security Architect
11 5 (3.88%) Technical Design Leader
11 5 (3.88%) Technical Leader
12 4 (3.10%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.05%) HTML
2 17 (13.18%) LAMP
3 14 (10.85%) jQuery
4 9 (6.98%) .NET
5 8 (6.20%) XML
6 7 (5.43%) CSS
7 6 (4.65%) AngularJS
7 6 (4.65%) ASP.NET
7 6 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (4.65%) REST
7 6 (4.65%) WCF
8 5 (3.88%) HTML5
9 4 (3.10%) CSS3
9 4 (3.10%) JSF
9 4 (3.10%) Laravel
9 4 (3.10%) Middleware
9 4 (3.10%) Spring
9 4 (3.10%) Symfony
10 3 (2.33%) Ajax
10 3 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (32.56%) Hybrid Cloud
2 26 (20.16%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (19.38%) Blackberry
4 7 (5.43%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.65%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.10%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.10%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (3.10%) Fintech
6 4 (3.10%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.55%) CESG
7 2 (1.55%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 48 (37.21%) Linux
2 32 (24.81%) Windows
3 27 (20.93%) Windows Server
4 26 (20.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (19.38%) Windows 10
5 25 (19.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (37.21%) Enterprise Architecture
2 45 (34.88%) Data Protection
3 43 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
4 42 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (23.26%) Project Management
6 28 (21.71%) TOGAF
7 27 (20.93%) PRINCE2
8 25 (19.38%) ArchiMate
8 25 (19.38%) Mobile Device Management
9 21 (16.28%) MODAF
10 20 (15.50%) Collaborative Working
10 20 (15.50%) MVC
11 18 (13.95%) Problem-Solving
12 17 (13.18%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (13.18%) Digital Marketing
12 17 (13.18%) Information Security
12 17 (13.18%) Performance Tuning
12 17 (13.18%) Programme Management
13 16 (12.40%) Test Automation
14 15 (11.63%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.93%) PowerShell
2 25 (19.38%) JavaScript
3 23 (17.83%) C#
4 19 (14.73%) PHP
5 16 (12.40%) Java
6 7 (5.43%) SQL
7 6 (4.65%) C
8 5 (3.88%) Python
9 4 (3.10%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.55%) C++
11 1 (0.78%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 53 (41.09%) Security Cleared
2 28 (21.71%) SC Cleared
3 25 (19.38%) DV Cleared
3 25 (19.38%) TOGAF Certification
4 3 (2.33%) ISEB
5 2 (1.55%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (1.55%) CLAS
5 2 (1.55%) Degree
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.65%) QA
2 5 (3.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (3.10%) ISO 9001
3 4 (3.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (2.33%) HMG Infosec
4 3 (2.33%) JSP 440
5 2 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (36.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (32.56%) Virtual Desktop
3 26 (20.16%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.55%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.55%) vSphere
5 2 (1.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 42 (32.56%) vRealize
2 29 (22.48%) SCCM
2 29 (22.48%) SCOM
3 3 (2.33%) SCVMM
3 3 (2.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 47 (36.43%) VMware
2 33 (25.58%) Microsoft
3 30 (23.26%) Cisco
4 19 (14.73%) SAP
5 5 (3.88%) Citrix
5 5 (3.88%) Oracle
6 4 (3.10%) EMC
6 4 (3.10%) Zend
7 3 (2.33%) BMC
7 3 (2.33%) F5
7 3 (2.33%) Juniper
7 3 (2.33%) NetApp
7 3 (2.33%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.78%) Google
8 1 (0.78%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.78%) SonicWALL