The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £87,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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

Technical Architect
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 108 97
Rank change year-on-year +8 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 4 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.36% 0.71% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.75% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 10
Median salary £87,500 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.84% +4.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1082 1208 1209
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 98.45% 95.87% 98.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1005 1102 1055
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex that featured Technical Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in West Sussex

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Technical Architect in West Sussex

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, Technical Architect 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 across the West Sussex region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 16 (76.19%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 12 (57.14%) TOGAF
2 12 (57.14%) IT Strategy
3 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Clustering
3 11 (52.38%) Translating Business Requirements
3 11 (52.38%) Mentoring
3 11 (52.38%) 3PAR
3 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (52.38%) F5
3 11 (52.38%) High Availability
3 11 (52.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (52.38%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 11 (52.38%) Clustering
3 11 (52.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (52.38%) Hyper-V
3 11 (52.38%) Network Load Balancing
3 11 (52.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
3 11 (52.38%) MCSE
3 11 (52.38%) PRINCE2
3 11 (52.38%) SharePoint
3 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
3 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) CCNA
3 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
3 11 (52.38%) HP
3 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (52.38%) SAN

Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
1 11 (52.38%) SharePoint
1 11 (52.38%) SharePoint 2010
1 11 (52.38%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (23.81%) Apache
2 5 (23.81%) JBoss
2 5 (23.81%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) MPLS
2 1 (4.76%) VLAN
2 1 (4.76%) VoIP
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
2 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
3 2 (9.52%) Big Data
3 2 (9.52%) Cloudera CDH
3 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
3 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Eclipse
1 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
1 5 (23.81%) IntelliJ
1 5 (23.81%) JUnit
1 5 (23.81%) Selenium
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) REST
2 5 (23.81%) EJB
2 5 (23.81%) Hibernate
2 5 (23.81%) HTML
2 5 (23.81%) HTML5
2 5 (23.81%) J2EE
2 5 (23.81%) J2SE
2 5 (23.81%) JSON
2 5 (23.81%) Play Framework
2 5 (23.81%) SOAP
2 5 (23.81%) Spring
2 5 (23.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) IT Strategy
1 12 (57.14%) TOGAF
2 11 (52.38%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 11 (52.38%) High Availability
2 11 (52.38%) Mentoring
2 11 (52.38%) Network Load Balancing
2 11 (52.38%) PRINCE2
2 11 (52.38%) Translating Business Requirements
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Functional Programming
3 5 (23.81%) Microservices
3 5 (23.81%) Open Source
3 5 (23.81%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) Scala
4 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) CCNA
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (52.38%) MCSE
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) COBIT
1 1 (4.76%) Solvency II
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
1 11 (52.38%) Hyper-V
2 5 (23.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (23.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) 3PAR
1 11 (52.38%) F5
1 11 (52.38%) HP
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) webMethods
3 2 (9.52%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Riverbed