Period
to 25 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Design Authority was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 April 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
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1153 1150 1233
Rank change year-on-year -3 +83 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Design Authority 27 29 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.017% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.018% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 29
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -11.54% -
10th Percentile £41,500 £48,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £81,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,500 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -17.60% +25.00% -23.08%

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 170,663 164,298 197,760
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.47% 96.56% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 139,615 136,420 165,977
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +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 25 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Design Authority in the UK

Technical Design Authority
Top 5 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 25 April 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 -2 25 £63,950 +11.22%
London -15 18 £70,975 +23.43%
UK excluding London -4 9 £51,500 -17.60%
South East -4 7 £51,500 -17.60%
Scotland - 2 £44,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 13 (48.15%) Service Delivery
2 9 (33.33%) Java
2 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (33.33%) Web Services
3 8 (29.63%) Windows
3 8 (29.63%) C#
3 8 (29.63%) SQL
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.93%) Finance
4 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
4 7 (25.93%) SOA
4 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (25.93%) Presales
5 6 (22.22%) IaaS
5 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 6 (22.22%) COBOL
5 6 (22.22%) Unix
5 6 (22.22%) Scrum
5 6 (22.22%) Service Management
5 6 (22.22%) Mainframe
5 6 (22.22%) Commercial Awareness
6 5 (18.52%) CTI
6 5 (18.52%) Firewall
6 5 (18.52%) .NET
6 5 (18.52%) VPN
6 5 (18.52%) Network Security
7 4 (14.81%) iSCSI
7 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS

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 3 (11.11%) JBoss
1 3 (11.11%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (22.22%) IaaS
3 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (7.41%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (7.41%) Office 365
4 2 (7.41%) PaaS
5 1 (3.70%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) CTI
1 5 (18.52%) Firewall
1 5 (18.52%) Network Security
1 5 (18.52%) VPN
2 4 (14.81%) iSCSI
2 4 (14.81%) SAN
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (11.11%) IPsec
3 3 (11.11%) MPLS
3 3 (11.11%) OSPF
3 3 (11.11%) SSL
3 3 (11.11%) WAN
3 3 (11.11%) Wireless
4 2 (7.41%) VLAN
5 1 (3.70%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Data Lake
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) Power BI
2 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) Web Services
2 5 (18.52%) .NET
3 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 3 (11.11%) EJB
3 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 3 (11.11%) HTML
3 3 (11.11%) JDBC
3 3 (11.11%) JSF
3 3 (11.11%) SOAP
3 3 (11.11%) Spring
3 3 (11.11%) XML
4 2 (7.41%) JSON
5 1 (3.70%) Middleware
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Mainframe
2 4 (14.81%) Clustering
2 4 (14.81%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Unix
3 3 (11.11%) Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Service Delivery
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) Presales
3 7 (25.93%) SOA
4 6 (22.22%) Commercial Awareness
4 6 (22.22%) Scrum
4 6 (22.22%) Service Management
5 4 (14.81%) Business Development
5 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (14.81%) CRM
5 4 (14.81%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (14.81%) Due Diligence
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL V3
5 4 (14.81%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) Service Design
5 4 (14.81%) SFIA
5 4 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (14.81%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) Java
1 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (29.63%) C#
2 8 (29.63%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) COBOL
4 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.70%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) CCDA
2 3 (11.11%) CCDP
2 3 (11.11%) CCIE
2 3 (11.11%) CCNA
2 3 (11.11%) CCNP
2 3 (11.11%) CCSA
2 3 (11.11%) CCSE
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.11%) JNCIE
2 3 (11.11%) JNCIP
3 1 (3.70%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 4 (14.81%) Virtual Servers
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) SCVMM
2 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
2 4 (14.81%) Xerox
3 3 (11.11%) Avaya
3 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco
3 3 (11.11%) F5
3 3 (11.11%) Juniper
3 3 (11.11%) Palo Alto
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.70%) Unisys