Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Design Authority was £54,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1140 1147 1229
Rank change year-on-year +7 +82 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Design Authority 36 46 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.026% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.027% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 20 39 14
UK median annual salary £54,500 £57,500 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.22% -13.21% +10.42%
10th Percentile £47,313 £48,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,375 £78,750 £83,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -23.57% +7.69% +8.33%

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 167,793 169,672 200,153
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.11% 96.47% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 136,587 141,257 167,368
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -16 31 £55,000 -4.35% 2
UK excluding London +8 22 £53,500 -23.57% 1
London -34 14 £63,750 +10.87% 1
South East +20 11 £51,500 -26.43% 1
Scotland - 5 £44,000 -
Midlands +19 4 £55,000 -21.43%
North of England -3 2 £75,000 +20.00%
North West -4 2 £75,000 -16.67%
West Midlands -8 1 £53,000 -24.29%

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Technical Design Authority job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Technical Design Authority in the job title.

1 11 (30.56%) Service Delivery
2 10 (27.78%) Firewall
2 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.78%) Java
2 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 10 (27.78%) VPN
3 9 (25.00%) Web Services
3 9 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 8 (22.22%) Palo Alto
4 8 (22.22%) JNCIP
4 8 (22.22%) JNCIE
4 8 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (22.22%) Network Architecture
4 8 (22.22%) C#
4 8 (22.22%) .NET
4 8 (22.22%) WAN
4 8 (22.22%) CCIE
4 8 (22.22%) CCNP
4 8 (22.22%) Cisco
4 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (22.22%) Scrum
4 8 (22.22%) Wireless
4 8 (22.22%) Juniper
4 8 (22.22%) Cisco Wireless
5 7 (19.44%) Customer Requirements
5 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
5 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
5 7 (19.44%) Network Security
6 6 (16.67%) Presales

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 9 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (13.89%) JBoss
3 2 (5.56%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) IaaS
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.33%) SaaS
3 2 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (5.56%) Office 365
3 2 (5.56%) PaaS
4 1 (2.78%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) Firewall
1 10 (27.78%) VPN
2 8 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (22.22%) Cisco Wireless
2 8 (22.22%) WAN
2 8 (22.22%) Wireless
3 7 (19.44%) Network Security
4 5 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (13.89%) IPsec
4 5 (13.89%) MPLS
4 5 (13.89%) OSPF
4 5 (13.89%) SSL
5 4 (11.11%) CTI
5 4 (11.11%) Skype
6 3 (8.33%) BGP
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (8.33%) LAN
7 2 (5.56%) VLAN
8 1 (2.78%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Data Lake
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) Power BI
2 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
2 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.33%) Retail
4 2 (5.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) Web Services
2 8 (22.22%) .NET
3 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
3 5 (13.89%) EJB
3 5 (13.89%) Hibernate
3 5 (13.89%) HTML
3 5 (13.89%) JDBC
3 5 (13.89%) JSF
3 5 (13.89%) SOAP
3 5 (13.89%) Spring
3 5 (13.89%) XML
4 3 (8.33%) Middleware
5 2 (5.56%) JSON
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.56%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Unix
3 3 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Service Delivery
2 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.22%) Network Architecture
3 8 (22.22%) Scrum
4 7 (19.44%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (16.67%) Presales
6 5 (13.89%) CRM
6 5 (13.89%) Load Balancing
6 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
6 5 (13.89%) Service Management
6 5 (13.89%) SOA
6 5 (13.89%) Validation
7 4 (11.11%) Business Development
7 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (11.11%) Identity Management
7 4 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (11.11%) Service Design
7 4 (11.11%) SFIA
7 4 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) Java
1 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 8 (22.22%) C#
3 6 (16.67%) SQL
4 5 (13.89%) COBOL
5 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.78%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) CCIE
1 8 (22.22%) CCNP
1 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (22.22%) JNCIE
1 8 (22.22%) JNCIP
2 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
3 5 (13.89%) CCDA
3 5 (13.89%) CCDP
3 5 (13.89%) CCNA
3 5 (13.89%) CCSA
3 5 (13.89%) CCSE
3 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.33%) JNCIS
5 2 (5.56%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.78%) Degree
6 1 (2.78%) MCTS
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) SmoothWall
2 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Cisco
1 8 (22.22%) Juniper
1 8 (22.22%) Palo Alto
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle
3 5 (13.89%) Avaya
3 5 (13.89%) CheckPoint
3 5 (13.89%) F5
4 4 (11.11%) Xerox
5 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.56%) Red Hat