Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Architecture
England > South West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 250 226 305
Rank change year-on-year -24 +79 -62
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 80 116 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.78% 1.08% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.21% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 67 103 56
South West median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +35.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £41,750 £42,500 £39,000
90th Percentile £79,250 £90,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +12.00% +4.17%

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 9209 9564 10559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.54% 88.84% 88.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7585 7966 8870
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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
Bristol -53 45 £59,000 -26.25%
Wiltshire +19 26 £60,000 -17.24% 2
Gloucestershire - 6 £45,500 - 1
Dorset -20 1 £42,500 -5.56%
Somerset - 1 £59,000 -
Technical Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 53 (66.25%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (40.00%) Java
3 30 (37.50%) Project Management
4 26 (32.50%) Amazon AWS
5 23 (28.75%) Open Source
6 21 (26.25%) TOGAF
6 21 (26.25%) Windows
7 20 (25.00%) Finance
7 20 (25.00%) .NET
7 20 (25.00%) Software Delivery
8 19 (23.75%) Presales
8 19 (23.75%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (22.50%) QA
9 18 (22.50%) C#
9 18 (22.50%) Linux
10 17 (21.25%) UML
10 17 (21.25%) XML
11 15 (18.75%) Programme Management
11 15 (18.75%) SDLC
12 14 (17.50%) User Experience
12 14 (17.50%) DSDM
12 14 (17.50%) Client/Server
12 14 (17.50%) Cybersecurity
12 14 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
12 14 (17.50%) Waterfall
13 13 (16.25%) Embedded Systems
13 13 (16.25%) SC Cleared
13 13 (16.25%) Security Cleared
13 13 (16.25%) Systems Analysis
13 13 (16.25%) Web Services

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 9 (11.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (5.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.25%) Apache
3 1 (1.25%) CMS
3 1 (1.25%) Confluence
3 1 (1.25%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.25%) Jetty
3 1 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.25%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (32.50%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.75%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (7.50%) TestFlight
5 5 (6.25%) Office 365
6 1 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.25%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.25%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.50%) Firewall
1 6 (7.50%) MQTT
2 5 (6.25%) LAN
2 5 (6.25%) NAS
2 5 (6.25%) SAN
2 5 (6.25%) WAN
3 2 (2.50%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (2.50%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (2.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.50%) VLAN
3 2 (2.50%) VPN
4 1 (1.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) NoSQL
2 8 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.75%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.50%) Big Data
5 2 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.25%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.25%) DB2
6 1 (1.25%) MySQL
6 1 (1.25%) MySQL Workbench
6 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Cucumber
2 7 (8.75%) Android Studio
2 7 (8.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (8.75%) Calabash
2 7 (8.75%) Xcode
3 6 (7.50%) Appium
3 6 (7.50%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (5.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.50%) JIRA
5 2 (2.50%) JUnit
5 2 (2.50%) Selenium
5 2 (2.50%) Toad
6 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (25.00%) Finance
2 11 (13.75%) Electronics
3 9 (11.25%) Marketing
4 8 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 8 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 7 (8.75%) Retail
6 3 (3.75%) Advertising
7 2 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (56.25%) Architect
2 21 (26.25%) Technical Architect
3 15 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (15.00%) Java Architect
5 11 (13.75%) Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) Consultant
6 8 (10.00%) TOGAF Architect
7 7 (8.75%) Agile Business Analyst
7 7 (8.75%) AWS Architect
7 7 (8.75%) Azure Architect
7 7 (8.75%) Business Analyst
7 7 (8.75%) Data Architect
7 7 (8.75%) Software Analyst
8 6 (7.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 6 (7.50%) Test Leader
9 5 (6.25%) Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
10 4 (5.00%) DevOps Architect
10 4 (5.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
10 4 (5.00%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.00%) .NET
2 17 (21.25%) XML
3 13 (16.25%) Web Services
4 10 (12.50%) Middleware
4 10 (12.50%) Spring
5 9 (11.25%) JSF
6 6 (7.50%) Java EE
6 6 (7.50%) Node.js
7 5 (6.25%) J2EE
7 5 (6.25%) SOAP
8 4 (5.00%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.00%) REST
9 3 (3.75%) Hibernate
9 3 (3.75%) HTML
9 3 (3.75%) HTML5
9 3 (3.75%) JSON
10 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET
10 2 (2.50%) Servlets
10 2 (2.50%) XSD
10 2 (2.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.75%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (17.50%) Client/Server
2 14 (17.50%) User Experience
3 13 (16.25%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (8.75%) Data Structures
4 7 (8.75%) Management Information System
4 7 (8.75%) Mobile App
4 7 (8.75%) Replication
5 4 (5.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.50%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.25%) Digital TV
7 1 (1.25%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.25%) IPTV
7 1 (1.25%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.25%) Windows
2 18 (22.50%) Linux
3 7 (8.75%) Android
3 7 (8.75%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.75%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.50%) AIX
5 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.50%) Unix
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (66.25%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (37.50%) Project Management
3 23 (28.75%) Open Source
4 21 (26.25%) TOGAF
5 20 (25.00%) Software Delivery
6 19 (23.75%) Presales
7 17 (21.25%) UML
8 15 (18.75%) Programme Management
8 15 (18.75%) SDLC
9 14 (17.50%) Cybersecurity
9 14 (17.50%) DSDM
9 14 (17.50%) Waterfall
10 13 (16.25%) Microservices
10 13 (16.25%) Systems Analysis
11 12 (15.00%) DevOps
11 12 (15.00%) Migration
11 12 (15.00%) SysML
11 12 (15.00%) Zachman Framework
12 11 (13.75%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (13.75%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (40.00%) Java
2 18 (22.50%) C#
3 10 (12.50%) SQL
4 9 (11.25%) Python
5 6 (7.50%) Ruby
6 5 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.75%) C
8 2 (2.50%) C++
8 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.25%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (16.25%) SC Cleared
1 13 (16.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 4 (5.00%) CISSP
2 4 (5.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) Degree
4 1 (1.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (22.50%) QA
2 10 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 7 (8.75%) GCP
3 7 (8.75%) ISO 9001
3 7 (8.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 4 (5.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (5.00%) PCI DSS
4 4 (5.00%) RMADS
5 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (8.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (7.50%) HockeyApp
2 2 (2.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (16.25%) Oracle
2 10 (12.50%) SAP
3 7 (8.75%) Cisco
3 7 (8.75%) VMware
4 6 (7.50%) Xamarin
5 5 (6.25%) HP
5 5 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.75%) 3PAR
6 3 (3.75%) Aruba
6 3 (3.75%) Citrix
6 3 (3.75%) EqualLogic
6 3 (3.75%) SonicWALL
7 2 (2.50%) ArcSight
7 2 (2.50%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.50%) F5
7 2 (2.50%) Forcepoint
7 2 (2.50%) hybris
7 2 (2.50%) IBM
7 2 (2.50%) Nokia
7 2 (2.50%) Red Hat