Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Design Authority was £54,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1182 1189 1295
Rank change year-on-year +7 +106 -108
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Design Authority 29 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.017% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.018% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 22
UK median annual salary £54,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.60% -3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £44,000 £48,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £80,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -14.40% -3.85% +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 172577 182568 211044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138473 152713 175380
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +35 24 £55,000 -12.00%
UK excluding London +47 23 £53,500 -14.40%
South East +51 11 £51,500 -21.97%
London +3 5 £60,000 -9.17%
Scotland - 5 £44,000 -
Midlands +36 4 £55,000 -21.43%
North of England +16 3 £75,000 +20.00%
North West -17 3 £75,000 -16.67%
West Midlands +17 1 £53,000 -24.29%

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 12 (41.38%) Firewall
2 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
3 9 (31.03%) Skype for Business
3 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (27.59%) Cisco
4 8 (27.59%) Juniper
4 8 (27.59%) CCIE
4 8 (27.59%) CCNP
4 8 (27.59%) Wireless
4 8 (27.59%) WAN
4 8 (27.59%) VPN
4 8 (27.59%) JNCIP
4 8 (27.59%) JNCIE
4 8 (27.59%) Network Architecture
4 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (27.59%) Palo Alto
4 8 (27.59%) Cisco Wireless
5 7 (24.14%) Mentoring
5 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
6 6 (20.69%) Finance
6 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
6 6 (20.69%) CCNA
7 5 (17.24%) CCDA
7 5 (17.24%) CCDP
7 5 (17.24%) CheckPoint
7 5 (17.24%) IPsec
7 5 (17.24%) Avaya
7 5 (17.24%) MPLS
7 5 (17.24%) OSPF

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 (31.03%) Skype for Business
2 3 (10.34%) JBoss
3 2 (6.90%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) IaaS
1 3 (10.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) Firewall
2 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (27.59%) Cisco Wireless
2 8 (27.59%) VPN
2 8 (27.59%) WAN
2 8 (27.59%) Wireless
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (17.24%) IPsec
3 5 (17.24%) MPLS
3 5 (17.24%) Network Security
3 5 (17.24%) OSPF
3 5 (17.24%) SSL
4 4 (13.79%) Skype
4 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
5 3 (10.34%) BGP
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (10.34%) LAN
6 1 (3.45%) CTI
6 1 (3.45%) PBX
6 1 (3.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) Power BI
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
1 1 (3.45%) Redmine
General
1 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
2 6 (20.69%) Finance
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
4 2 (6.90%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
1 4 (13.79%) Web Services
2 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
2 3 (10.34%) EJB
2 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
2 3 (10.34%) HTML
2 3 (10.34%) JDBC
2 3 (10.34%) JSF
2 3 (10.34%) Middleware
2 3 (10.34%) SOAP
2 3 (10.34%) Spring
2 3 (10.34%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Cybercrime
2 2 (6.90%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
1 5 (17.24%) Unix
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) Network Architecture
3 7 (24.14%) Mentoring
4 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
5 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
6 4 (13.79%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (13.79%) Analytics
6 4 (13.79%) Change Control
6 4 (13.79%) Identity Management
6 4 (13.79%) Process Improvement
6 4 (13.79%) Service Management
6 4 (13.79%) User Stories
6 4 (13.79%) V-Model
6 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.34%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL
7 3 (10.34%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (10.34%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Java
1 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) Bash Shell
2 4 (13.79%) Korn
3 3 (10.34%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) COBOL
5 1 (3.45%) C
5 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.45%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
2 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (27.59%) CCIE
3 8 (27.59%) CCNP
3 8 (27.59%) JNCIE
3 8 (27.59%) JNCIP
4 6 (20.69%) CCNA
5 5 (17.24%) CCDA
5 5 (17.24%) CCDP
5 5 (17.24%) CCSA
5 5 (17.24%) CCSE
5 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
6 4 (13.79%) DV Cleared
7 3 (10.34%) JNCIS
8 2 (6.90%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (3.45%) CISSP
9 1 (3.45%) Degree
9 1 (3.45%) MCSE
9 1 (3.45%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (13.79%) VMware NSX
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) NFS
2 1 (3.45%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) vCenter Server
2 3 (10.34%) SmoothWall
3 1 (3.45%) Ansible
3 1 (3.45%) Nagios
3 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Cisco
1 8 (27.59%) Juniper
1 8 (27.59%) Palo Alto
2 5 (17.24%) Avaya
2 5 (17.24%) CheckPoint
2 5 (17.24%) F5
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 4 (13.79%) SolarWinds
3 4 (13.79%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) EMC
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) NetApp
4 1 (3.45%) Remedy
4 1 (3.45%) SAP