Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Design Authority was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Design Authority (TDA)
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1140 1172 1219
Rank change year-on-year +32 +47 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Design Authority 21 31 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.018% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.019% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 27
UK median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £54,750 £45,000 £48,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £70,000 £76,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £56,250 £53,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +6.13% -11.67% -7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 158,054 167,354 183,138
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 95.94% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 127,348 133,989 153,460
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Technical Design Authority
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Technical Design Authority in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Design Authority in the UK

Technical Design Authority
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Technical Design Authority in the UK

Technical Design Authority
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Design Authority over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Design Authority in the UK

Technical Design Authority
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Design Authority within the UK 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
England +52 21 £70,000 +27.27%
UK excluding London +14 14 £56,250 +6.13%
South East -1 9 - -
London +40 7 £70,000 +12.00%
West Midlands +30 3 £57,500 +8.49%
Midlands +22 3 £57,500 +4.55%
North West +10 1 - -
North of England +8 1 - -
East of England - 1 £55,000 -

Technical Design Authority Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, Technical Design Authority job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Technical Design Authority in the job title.

1 10 (47.62%) IT Strategy
2 8 (38.10%) Mobile App
2 8 (38.10%) DevOps
3 7 (33.33%) .NET
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (23.81%) Public Cloud
6 4 (19.05%) Jitterbit
6 4 (19.05%) DBS Check
6 4 (19.05%) NServiceBus
6 4 (19.05%) IaaS
6 4 (19.05%) PaaS
6 4 (19.05%) Node.js
6 4 (19.05%) Force.com
6 4 (19.05%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (19.05%) Sitecore
6 4 (19.05%) CMS
6 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
6 4 (19.05%) C#
6 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
6 4 (19.05%) SOA
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 3 (14.29%) LAN
7 3 (14.29%) Java
7 3 (14.29%) VMware
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (14.29%) Skype
7 3 (14.29%) Skype for Business

Technical Design Authority Skill Set
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 4 (19.05%) CMS
1 4 (19.05%) NServiceBus
1 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
1 4 (19.05%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (19.05%) Force.com
2 4 (19.05%) IaaS
2 4 (19.05%) PaaS
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) LAN
1 3 (14.29%) Skype
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) iSCSI
2 2 (9.52%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.76%) IPsec
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) Wireless
3 1 (4.76%) Wireless Security
3 1 (4.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
2 4 (19.05%) Node.js
3 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Mobile App
2 5 (23.81%) Public Cloud
3 2 (9.52%) Clustering
3 2 (9.52%) Private Cloud
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) IT Strategy
2 8 (38.10%) DevOps
3 4 (19.05%) SOA
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Presales
5 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management
5 2 (9.52%) Commercial Awareness
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
5 2 (9.52%) ITSM
5 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
5 2 (9.52%) Validation
6 1 (4.76%) Change Management
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.76%) Service Management
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) C#
2 3 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) C
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) DBS Check
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) ACCA
3 1 (4.76%) CCDA
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (9.52%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco
1 4 (19.05%) Jitterbit
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (19.05%) Sitecore
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix
3 2 (9.52%) Juniper
3 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
4 1 (4.76%) Aruba
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Infoblox
4 1 (4.76%) Remedy
4 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds