The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Architecture
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 338 367 377
Rank change year-on-year +29 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 816 807 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.93% 0.82% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.92% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 555 624 693
Median salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.84% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,133
% change year-on-year -4.54% +5.50%  

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 78925 87582 97637
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.72% 88.95% 88.02%
Number of salaries quoted 63638 73140 79819
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Technical Architecture in the UK

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Architecture in the UK

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England +22 776 £65,000 - 100
London +36 431 £71,250 -5.00% 49
South East +29 86 £52,500 -4.54% 18
West Midlands +5 60 £45,000 -18.18% 10
East of England +7 53 £33,750 -32.50% 4
Yorkshire +24 51 £56,250 +2.27% 8
South West +3 45 £52,500 -2.32% 1
City of London -20 30 £77,500 -3.12% 19
East Midlands +16 29 £61,250 +16.66% 5
Surrey +22 25 £43,750 -7.89% 4
Nottinghamshire +7 24 £65,000 +13.04% 3
Nottingham +6 24 £65,000 +13.04% 3
Shropshire +23 23 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Wiltshire +16 23 £50,000 -31.03% 1
Berkshire +41 22 £51,000 +2.00% 4
Telford +15 22 £52,500 +16.66% 1
North West -49 20 £45,000 +5.88% 5
West Yorkshire +3 19 £55,000 - 4
Norwich +17 18 £25,000 -
Norfolk +13 18 £25,000 -
Guildford +23 17 £47,500 -40.62% 2
Leeds +11 16 £50,000 -25.92% 3
South Yorkshire +8 16 £60,000 -36.84% 3
Birmingham -11 16 £52,000 -5.45% 2
Bristol -22 16 £55,000 +10.00%
Warwickshire +23 14 £26,000 -49.26% 3
Scotland +14 14 £57,500 -11.53% 2
Hertfordshire -14 14 £57,500 -4.16% 1
North Yorkshire - 14 £37,500 -
Cambridgeshire -1 13 £67,500 +50.00% 1

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 583 (39.77%) Agile Software Development
2 399 (27.22%) Finance
3 341 (23.26%) Java
4 281 (19.17%) .NET
5 259 (17.67%) JavaScript
6 247 (16.85%) TDD
7 246 (16.78%) Retail
8 236 (16.10%) Amazon AWS
9 230 (15.69%) SQL Server
10 227 (15.48%) Degree
11 219 (14.94%) ITIL
12 210 (14.32%) Oracle
13 207 (14.12%) SQL
14 205 (13.98%) Scrum
15 200 (13.64%) Project Management
16 195 (13.30%) Linux
17 192 (13.10%) Banking
18 186 (12.69%) Continuous Integration
18 186 (12.69%) DevOps
19 184 (12.55%) Microsoft Azure
20 182 (12.41%) Microsoft
21 179 (12.21%) C#
22 169 (11.53%) Node.js
22 169 (11.53%) Kanban
23 168 (11.46%) HTML
24 167 (11.39%) Windows
24 167 (11.39%) IT Strategy
25 157 (10.71%) Big Data
26 151 (10.30%) Web Services
26 151 (10.30%) Service Delivery

Technical Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 78 (5.32%) SharePoint
2 70 (4.77%) Apache
3 55 (3.75%) WebSphere
4 41 (2.80%) MS Exchange
5 38 (2.59%) Tomcat
6 36 (2.46%) JBoss
7 35 (2.39%) Apache Spark
7 35 (2.39%) CMS
8 33 (2.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 32 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2010
10 31 (2.11%) IIS
11 30 (2.05%) SharePoint 2013
12 27 (1.84%) WebLogic
13 23 (1.57%) nginx
14 22 (1.50%) Apache Pig
15 20 (1.36%) Skype for Business
16 18 (1.23%) Jetty
17 16 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
17 16 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
17 16 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (1.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
3 15 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (0.82%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
6 10 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.068%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.068%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 22 (1.50%) Oracle Financials
1 22 (1.50%) Oracle Retail
1 22 (1.50%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 15 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 14 (0.95%) SAP Hybris
4 7 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (0.48%) Temenos T24
5 6 (0.41%) Eloqua
5 6 (0.41%) SAP CO
5 6 (0.41%) SAP FI
5 6 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.27%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.20%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.14%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 236 (16.10%) Amazon AWS
2 184 (12.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 102 (6.96%) SaaS
4 65 (4.43%) PaaS
5 63 (4.30%) Cloud Computing
6 56 (3.82%) Office 365
7 55 (3.75%) IaaS
8 31 (2.11%) GitHub
9 24 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
10 20 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
11 10 (0.68%) OpenShift
12 7 (0.48%) iPaaS
13 6 (0.41%) Adobe Analytics
14 5 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
14 5 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
15 4 (0.27%) Amazon S3
15 4 (0.27%) Force.com
16 3 (0.20%) Bluemix
16 3 (0.20%) IBM Cloud
16 3 (0.20%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 68 (4.64%) Internet
2 47 (3.21%) SAN
2 47 (3.21%) WAN
3 42 (2.86%) Firewall
4 40 (2.73%) HTTP
5 38 (2.59%) LAN
6 33 (2.25%) DNS
7 26 (1.77%) VoIP
7 26 (1.77%) Wireless
8 23 (1.57%) NAS
9 22 (1.50%) DMZ
10 21 (1.43%) NFC
11 17 (1.16%) LDAP
12 14 (0.95%) TCP/IP
12 14 (0.95%) VPN
13 13 (0.89%) Network Security
14 10 (0.68%) Fibre Channel
14 10 (0.68%) iSCSI
15 9 (0.61%) Ethernet
16 8 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 157 (10.71%) Big Data
3 148 (10.10%) NoSQL
4 146 (9.96%) MongoDB
5 136 (9.28%) MySQL
6 72 (4.91%) PostgreSQL
6 72 (4.91%) Relational Database
7 71 (4.84%) Apache Cassandra
8 57 (3.89%) Blockchain
9 55 (3.75%) Hadoop
10 46 (3.14%) SQL Server 2012
11 45 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
12 43 (2.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 31 (2.11%) SQL Server 2016
14 30 (2.05%) Oracle Database
15 29 (1.98%) Apache Hive
16 27 (1.84%) Redis
17 24 (1.64%) DB2
17 24 (1.64%) RDBMS
18 22 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 79 (5.39%) Jenkins
2 59 (4.02%) Git (software)
3 58 (3.96%) Babel
4 54 (3.68%) webpack
5 44 (3.00%) Hudson
6 36 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 36 (2.46%) Visual Studio
7 33 (2.25%) JIRA
7 33 (2.25%) Subversion
8 20 (1.36%) Artifactory
9 18 (1.23%) Maven
9 18 (1.23%) Sonatype Nexus
10 17 (1.16%) Eclipse
11 16 (1.09%) JUnit
12 13 (0.89%) Ant
12 13 (0.89%) Cucumber
13 12 (0.82%) Bitbucket
13 12 (0.82%) Selenium
13 12 (0.82%) Talend Open Studio
14 10 (0.68%) Calabash
General
1 399 (27.22%) Finance
2 246 (16.78%) Retail
3 192 (13.10%) Banking
4 98 (6.68%) Investment Banking
5 96 (6.55%) Retail Banking
6 71 (4.84%) Marketing
7 69 (4.71%) Telecoms
8 41 (2.80%) Electronics
9 28 (1.91%) Publishing
10 26 (1.77%) Manufacturing
11 20 (1.36%) Back Office
12 17 (1.16%) Legal
13 13 (0.89%) Local Government
14 12 (0.82%) Advertising
15 9 (0.61%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.55%) Automotive
17 5 (0.34%) Front Office
18 4 (0.27%) French Language
18 4 (0.27%) Games
18 4 (0.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 571 (38.95%) Architect
2 224 (15.28%) Developer
3 219 (14.94%) Technical Architect
4 172 (11.73%) Solutions Architect
5 93 (6.34%) Consultant
6 72 (4.91%) Analyst
7 65 (4.43%) Graduate
8 64 (4.37%) Software Engineer
9 62 (4.23%) Cloud Architect
10 52 (3.55%) Infrastructure Architect
10 52 (3.55%) Senior Developer
10 52 (3.55%) Technical Leader
11 49 (3.34%) Project Leader
12 42 (2.86%) Node.js Developer
13 38 (2.59%) Java Architect
14 37 (2.52%) Business Analyst
15 36 (2.46%) Data Architect
15 36 (2.46%) Senior Architect
16 34 (2.32%) Graduate Developer
16 34 (2.32%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (19.17%) .NET
2 169 (11.53%) Node.js
3 168 (11.46%) HTML
4 151 (10.30%) Web Services
5 144 (9.82%) AngularJS
6 135 (9.21%) XML
7 134 (9.14%) CSS
8 100 (6.82%) React
9 94 (6.41%) REST
10 91 (6.21%) Spring
11 84 (5.73%) Middleware
12 75 (5.12%) HTML5
13 71 (4.84%) jQuery
14 70 (4.77%) Kafka
15 68 (4.64%) Hibernate
16 65 (4.43%) J2EE
16 65 (4.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 61 (4.16%) ASP.NET
17 61 (4.16%) RESTful
18 58 (3.96%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 127 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
2 111 (7.57%) Data Centre
3 107 (7.30%) Management Information System
4 106 (7.23%) Enterprise Software
5 101 (6.89%) Computer Science
6 71 (4.84%) Fixed Income
6 71 (4.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 61 (4.16%) User Experience
8 48 (3.27%) Greenfield Project
9 42 (2.86%) Mobile App
9 42 (2.86%) Public Cloud
10 39 (2.66%) Client/Server
11 37 (2.52%) N-Tier
12 35 (2.39%) CMDB
13 34 (2.32%) Internet of Things
14 28 (1.91%) Fintech
15 22 (1.50%) EMV
16 21 (1.43%) Contactless
16 21 (1.43%) Digital TV
16 21 (1.43%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 195 (13.30%) Linux
2 167 (11.39%) Windows
3 65 (4.43%) Unix
4 63 (4.30%) Windows Server
5 45 (3.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (2.93%) Android
7 42 (2.86%) Apple iOS
8 38 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 36 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.41%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.14%) AIX
12 2 (0.14%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.068%) HPUX
13 1 (0.068%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.068%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.068%) Solaris
13 1 (0.068%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.068%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 583 (39.77%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (16.85%) TDD
3 219 (14.94%) ITIL
4 205 (13.98%) Scrum
5 200 (13.64%) Project Management
6 186 (12.69%) Continuous Integration
6 186 (12.69%) DevOps
7 169 (11.53%) Kanban
8 167 (11.39%) IT Strategy
9 151 (10.30%) Service Delivery
10 143 (9.75%) SOA
11 141 (9.62%) Enterprise Architecture
12 140 (9.55%) TOGAF
13 135 (9.21%) Test Automation
14 134 (9.14%) Software Engineering
15 127 (8.66%) Microservices
16 125 (8.53%) CRM
17 110 (7.50%) Open Source
18 109 (7.44%) E-Commerce
19 108 (7.37%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 341 (23.26%) Java
2 259 (17.67%) JavaScript
3 207 (14.12%) SQL
4 179 (12.21%) C#
5 121 (8.25%) Python
6 75 (5.12%) PHP
7 66 (4.50%) Go
8 57 (3.89%) ES6
9 54 (3.68%) Scala
10 51 (3.48%) PowerShell
11 40 (2.73%) C++
12 32 (2.18%) GraphQL
13 31 (2.11%) T-SQL
14 29 (1.98%) Perl
15 27 (1.84%) Ruby
16 21 (1.43%) C
16 21 (1.43%) VBA
17 20 (1.36%) Groovy
17 20 (1.36%) Shell Script
18 12 (0.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 227 (15.48%) Degree
2 61 (4.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 47 (3.21%) Security Cleared
4 39 (2.66%) ISEB
5 35 (2.39%) SC Cleared
6 27 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (1.71%) PMI Certification
8 25 (1.71%) PMP
9 18 (1.23%) CCNP
10 16 (1.09%) CISSP
10 16 (1.09%) Master's Degree
11 15 (1.02%) CCNA
11 15 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (0.68%) A+ Certification
14 8 (0.55%) APMP
14 8 (0.55%) MCSE
15 7 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
16 6 (0.41%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (6.00%) QA
2 17 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (1.16%) SLA
3 16 (1.09%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.75%) PMO
5 10 (0.68%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 7 (0.48%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.41%) COBIT
8 6 (0.41%) GCP
9 4 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 3 (0.20%) MiFID
11 2 (0.14%) ISO 13485
11 2 (0.14%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.068%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.068%) EMIR
12 1 (0.068%) GDPR
12 1 (0.068%) GPG13
System Software
1 116 (7.91%) Docker
2 93 (6.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (5.39%) Active Directory
4 33 (2.25%) Hyper-V
5 23 (1.57%) Virtual Machines
6 22 (1.50%) XenApp
7 21 (1.43%) Apache Flume
8 14 (0.95%) vSphere
9 12 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (0.75%) HDFS
11 10 (0.68%) Terminal Services
12 8 (0.55%) XenDesktop
13 6 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
14 5 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
15 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 3 (0.20%) LXC
16 3 (0.20%) Terminal Server
17 2 (0.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
18 1 (0.068%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 89 (6.07%) Kubernetes
2 60 (4.09%) Puppet
3 50 (3.41%) Ansible
4 43 (2.93%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (1.57%) SCVMM
6 21 (1.43%) Terraform
7 20 (1.36%) Rundeck
8 19 (1.30%) SCCM
9 11 (0.75%) SCOM
10 10 (0.68%) Oozie
11 9 (0.61%) Marathon
11 9 (0.61%) Mesos
11 9 (0.61%) Microsoft Clustering
12 8 (0.55%) Control-M
12 8 (0.55%) Grafana
13 7 (0.48%) CA Wily
14 6 (0.41%) SCOrch
15 5 (0.34%) Kibana
15 5 (0.34%) logstash
15 5 (0.34%) Salt
Vendors
1 210 (14.32%) Oracle
2 182 (12.41%) Microsoft
3 123 (8.39%) VMware
4 82 (5.59%) Cisco
5 80 (5.46%) Citrix
6 74 (5.05%) IBM
7 70 (4.77%) Murex
7 70 (4.77%) SAP
8 66 (4.50%) HP
9 48 (3.27%) Juniper
10 47 (3.21%) NetApp
11 44 (3.00%) Hyperion
12 39 (2.66%) CA
12 39 (2.66%) Cognizant
13 37 (2.52%) hybris
14 36 (2.46%) CheckPoint
15 31 (2.11%) EMC
16 27 (1.84%) Google
17 26 (1.77%) ATG
18 25 (1.71%) BMC
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Kcom Group Plc
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 25 days hol + workplace pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + £8500 car allowance, benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum + full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Oscar
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Runpath
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Flexible hours, work from home
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum x3 Bonus (c£100,000 Package)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
onezeero.
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (+ excellent package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (+ excellent package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (+ excellent package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (+ excellent package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (+ excellent package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (+ excellent package)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £78000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago