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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architecture
England / South West
Rank 200 208 185
Rank change year-on-year +8 -23  
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 37 43 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.74% 0.74% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.83% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 27 28 51
Median salary £72,500 £72,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +45.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £41,750 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £73,250 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.69% +4.54%  

Technical Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4525 5183 5226
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.12% 88.84% 87.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3718 4219 4352
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,075 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Technical Architecture as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 22 March 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 3 months to 22 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 +6 15 £72,500 +75.75% 1
Somerset -5 5 £62,500 +25.00%
Wiltshire +19 4 £40,000 -44.82% 2
Cornwall - 1 £42,500 -
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 51 (64.56%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (53.16%) Finance
3 36 (45.57%) Java
4 35 (44.30%) Retail
5 31 (39.24%) Big Data
6 30 (37.97%) Amazon AWS
6 30 (37.97%) .NET
7 25 (31.65%) SaaS
8 23 (29.11%) Python
8 23 (29.11%) Project Management
9 21 (26.58%) TOGAF
10 20 (25.32%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (24.05%) Banking
12 18 (22.78%) Web Development
13 17 (21.52%) Oracle
14 15 (18.99%) Telecoms
14 15 (18.99%) QA
15 14 (17.72%) Mobile App
16 13 (16.46%) MySQL
17 12 (15.19%) E-Commerce
17 12 (15.19%) Zachman Framework
18 11 (13.92%) hybris
18 11 (13.92%) Waterfall
18 11 (13.92%) CRM
19 10 (12.66%) Adobe
19 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
19 10 (12.66%) C#
19 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Azure
19 10 (12.66%) Data Centre
20 9 (11.39%) Software Delivery

Technical Architecture
Top Related 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 6 (7.59%) WebLogic
2 5 (6.33%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.80%) Apache Solr
3 3 (3.80%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.80%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.80%) JBoss
3 3 (3.80%) Jetty
3 3 (3.80%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.80%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.80%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.27%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.27%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.27%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.27%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (1.27%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 30 (37.97%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (31.65%) SaaS
3 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (6.33%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (6.33%) IaaS
4 5 (6.33%) PaaS
5 4 (5.06%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.27%) Bluemix
6 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.27%) Heroku
6 1 (1.27%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.27%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) VPN
2 3 (3.80%) Wireless
3 2 (2.53%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (2.53%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.53%) Firewall
3 2 (2.53%) FWSM
3 2 (2.53%) IP Telephony
3 2 (2.53%) MPLS
3 2 (2.53%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.27%) Internet
4 1 (1.27%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.27%) LAN
4 1 (1.27%) LDAP
4 1 (1.27%) MQTT
4 1 (1.27%) SSH
4 1 (1.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (39.24%) Big Data
2 13 (16.46%) MySQL
3 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
4 8 (10.13%) MongoDB
5 6 (7.59%) Oracle Database
6 5 (6.33%) DB2
7 4 (5.06%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (5.06%) Hadoop
7 4 (5.06%) NoSQL
8 3 (3.80%) Couchbase
8 3 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.80%) Redis
8 3 (3.80%) Riak
9 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.27%) HBase
10 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.27%) QlikView
10 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.06%) Android Studio
2 4 (5.06%) Calabash
2 4 (5.06%) Cucumber
2 4 (5.06%) JIRA
2 4 (5.06%) Xcode
3 3 (3.80%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (3.80%) Toad
4 1 (1.27%) GoCD
4 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.27%) Travis CI
General
1 42 (53.16%) Finance
2 35 (44.30%) Retail
3 19 (24.05%) Banking
4 15 (18.99%) Telecoms
5 5 (6.33%) Electronics
5 5 (6.33%) Publishing
6 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.80%) Marketing
7 2 (2.53%) Advertising
8 1 (1.27%) Legal
8 1 (1.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 51 (64.56%) Architect
2 19 (24.05%) Technical Architect
3 14 (17.72%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (12.66%) Developer
4 10 (12.66%) Java Architect
4 10 (12.66%) Java Software Architect
5 9 (11.39%) .NET Architect
5 9 (11.39%) .NET Technical Architect
5 9 (11.39%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (11.39%) Java Technical Architect
6 7 (8.86%) Digital Architect
6 7 (8.86%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (8.86%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 7 (8.86%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 7 (8.86%) Software Architect
7 5 (6.33%) Enterprise Technical Architect
7 5 (6.33%) Systems Architect
8 4 (5.06%) Product Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Head of Digital
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (37.97%) .NET
2 9 (11.39%) Web Services
3 8 (10.13%) AngularJS
4 5 (6.33%) LAMP
5 4 (5.06%) Angular 2
5 4 (5.06%) CakePHP
5 4 (5.06%) HTML
5 4 (5.06%) REST
5 4 (5.06%) RxJS
5 4 (5.06%) Symfony
6 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.80%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (3.80%) JSF
6 3 (3.80%) Lucene
6 3 (3.80%) Middleware
6 3 (3.80%) React
6 3 (3.80%) SOAP
6 3 (3.80%) Spring
6 3 (3.80%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.32%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (17.72%) Mobile App
3 10 (12.66%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.59%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.33%) CMDB
6 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.80%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (3.80%) User Experience
7 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.27%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.27%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.27%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.27%) Life Science
8 1 (1.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.86%) Linux
2 4 (5.06%) Android
3 3 (3.80%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.53%) Windows
5 1 (1.27%) AIX
5 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (64.56%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.11%) Project Management
3 21 (26.58%) TOGAF
4 18 (22.78%) Web Development
5 12 (15.19%) E-Commerce
5 12 (15.19%) Zachman Framework
6 11 (13.92%) CRM
6 11 (13.92%) Waterfall
7 9 (11.39%) Software Delivery
8 8 (10.13%) Business Transformation
8 8 (10.13%) ITIL
8 8 (10.13%) Line Management
9 6 (7.59%) Business Development
9 6 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (7.59%) ERP
9 6 (7.59%) ITIL V3
9 6 (7.59%) Presales
9 6 (7.59%) PRINCE2
9 6 (7.59%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 36 (45.57%) Java
2 23 (29.11%) Python
3 10 (12.66%) C#
4 9 (11.39%) SQL
5 8 (10.13%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.06%) PHP
6 4 (5.06%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.27%) C
7 1 (1.27%) R
7 1 (1.27%) Ruby
7 1 (1.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) Degree
2 6 (7.59%) PMP
3 5 (6.33%) ISEB
3 5 (6.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.27%) APMP
4 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.99%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.27%) HDFS
4 1 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) Puppet
1 5 (6.33%) SCVMM
2 4 (5.06%) Ansible
2 4 (5.06%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.80%) Kibana
3 3 (3.80%) logstash
3 3 (3.80%) Salt
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.27%) HockeyApp
5 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (21.52%) Oracle
2 11 (13.92%) hybris
3 10 (12.66%) Adobe
4 8 (10.13%) HP
5 7 (8.86%) CheckPoint
5 7 (8.86%) Cisco
5 7 (8.86%) IBM
6 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
6 6 (7.59%) Nokia
6 6 (7.59%) SAP
7 5 (6.33%) BMC
7 5 (6.33%) Citrix
7 5 (6.33%) EMC
7 5 (6.33%) Juniper
7 5 (6.33%) NetApp
7 5 (6.33%) VMware
8 3 (3.80%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (3.80%) WorldPay
9 2 (2.53%) CA
9 2 (2.53%) SolarWinds
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + 5k Bonus, Pension, Car
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West
Nakama
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 15% Flexible Benefits, Pension & Life Assura
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago