The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architecture
England / West Midlands
Rank 194 178 186
Rank change year-on-year -16 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 19 64 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.40% 1.04% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 1.18% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9 44 28
Median salary £41,600 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,000 £54,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £56,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +2.27%  

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4249 5420 4224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.96% 88.26% 83.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3440 4367 3531
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Technical Architecture in the West Midlands

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Architecture in the West Midlands

Technical Architecture
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Birmingham -5 12 £36,500 -30.47% 1
Warwickshire +27 3 £72,500 +26.08%
Coventry +11 2 £65,000 +8.33% 3
Herefordshire - 2 £40,000 -
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 28 (50.91%) SQL
1 28 (50.91%) ISEB
2 26 (47.27%) Finance
2 26 (47.27%) Data Centre
3 25 (45.45%) Retail
3 25 (45.45%) Zachman Framework
3 25 (45.45%) TOGAF
3 25 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 25 (45.45%) ITIL
3 25 (45.45%) Project Management
3 25 (45.45%) PMP
3 25 (45.45%) PMI Certification
4 24 (43.64%) PRINCE2
4 24 (43.64%) Service Management
4 24 (43.64%) VMware
4 24 (43.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (43.64%) ITIL V3
5 23 (41.82%) Service Delivery
5 23 (41.82%) Software Engineering
5 23 (41.82%) Computer Science
5 23 (41.82%) EMC
6 22 (40.00%) Degree
6 22 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 22 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 22 (40.00%) IaaS
6 22 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
6 22 (40.00%) PaaS
6 22 (40.00%) Presales
7 21 (38.18%) Virtual Machines
7 21 (38.18%) IT Strategy

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (9.09%) CMS
2 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 18 (32.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.82%) SAP MII
1 1 (1.82%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 22 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 22 (40.00%) IaaS
1 22 (40.00%) PaaS
2 21 (38.18%) Amazon EC2
2 21 (38.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (18.18%) SaaS
4 1 (1.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) LAN
1 2 (3.64%) SAN
1 2 (3.64%) Skype
1 2 (3.64%) VoIP
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) HTTP
2 1 (1.82%) Network Security
2 1 (1.82%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 21 (38.18%) MySQL
3 20 (36.36%) DB2
4 7 (12.73%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Cucumber
1 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.45%) LoadRunner
1 3 (5.45%) Selenium
1 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 26 (47.27%) Finance
2 25 (45.45%) Retail
3 20 (36.36%) Publishing
4 7 (12.73%) Banking
4 7 (12.73%) Telecoms
5 5 (9.09%) Automotive
6 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.64%) Marketing
7 1 (1.82%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (61.82%) Architect
2 25 (45.45%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (14.55%) Technical Architect
4 7 (12.73%) Developer
5 5 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 5 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Author
6 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Technical Author
7 3 (5.45%) Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Data Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.27%) .NET
2 7 (12.73%) jQuery
3 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (9.09%) Classic ASP
3 5 (9.09%) WPF
4 4 (7.27%) RESTful
5 3 (5.45%) Gherkin
6 2 (3.64%) Web Services
7 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.82%) Express
7 1 (1.82%) HTML
7 1 (1.82%) JSON
7 1 (1.82%) JSP
7 1 (1.82%) Middleware
7 1 (1.82%) React
7 1 (1.82%) Redux
7 1 (1.82%) SailPoint
7 1 (1.82%) SAML
7 1 (1.82%) Sequelize
Miscellaneous
1 26 (47.27%) Data Centre
2 23 (41.82%) Computer Science
3 20 (36.36%) CMDB
4 7 (12.73%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.45%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.82%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.82%) User Experience
7 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Android
1 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.82%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) ITIL
1 25 (45.45%) Project Management
1 25 (45.45%) TOGAF
1 25 (45.45%) Zachman Framework
2 24 (43.64%) ITIL V3
2 24 (43.64%) PRINCE2
2 24 (43.64%) Service Management
3 23 (41.82%) Service Delivery
3 23 (41.82%) Software Engineering
4 22 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 22 (40.00%) Presales
4 22 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 21 (38.18%) IT Governance
5 21 (38.18%) IT Strategy
5 21 (38.18%) Line Management
6 20 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
6 20 (36.36%) Gantt Chart
7 17 (30.91%) Business Development
7 17 (30.91%) CRM
7 17 (30.91%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.91%) SQL
2 10 (18.18%) Java
3 9 (16.36%) Python
4 8 (14.55%) C#
5 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.64%) Ruby
6 2 (3.64%) Scala
7 1 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (50.91%) ISEB
2 25 (45.45%) PMI Certification
2 25 (45.45%) PMP
3 22 (40.00%) Degree
4 3 (5.45%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.82%) CCDP
6 1 (1.82%) CCIE
6 1 (1.82%) CCNP
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.82%) CISSP
6 1 (1.82%) PgMP
6 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) GPG13
2 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (43.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (38.18%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (38.18%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.82%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.82%) vRealize
Vendors
1 24 (43.64%) VMware
2 23 (41.82%) EMC
3 21 (38.18%) CheckPoint
3 21 (38.18%) Cisco
3 21 (38.18%) IBM
3 21 (38.18%) Juniper
4 20 (36.36%) BMC
4 20 (36.36%) Citrix
4 20 (36.36%) HP
4 20 (36.36%) NetApp
4 20 (36.36%) Oracle
5 4 (7.27%) SAP
6 1 (1.82%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.82%) CA
6 1 (1.82%) Computacenter
6 1 (1.82%) F5
6 1 (1.82%) Qualys
6 1 (1.82%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.82%) Splunk
6 1 (1.82%) Tufin
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