The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 75 76 53
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 26 57 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.23% 3.42% 4.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 3.52% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 23 49 75
Median salary £63,500 £57,500 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.43% +2.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
Architect
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1140 1621 1834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.60% 97.24% 94.68%
Number of salaries quoted 994 1383 1498
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Architect
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the Cheshire region.

Architect Salary Trend in Cheshire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Architect
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Wilmslow - 12 £64,500 - 2
Warrington +16 6 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Chester +15 2 £65,000 +8.33%
Knutsford +20 1 - - 2
Crewe -4 1 £55,000 -18.51% 1
Architect
North West

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Cheshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 28 (36.36%) Finance
2 23 (29.87%) Oracle
2 23 (29.87%) CRM
3 13 (16.88%) SQL
4 12 (15.58%) Java
4 12 (15.58%) .NET
4 12 (15.58%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (12.99%) SOAP
5 10 (12.99%) TOGAF
6 9 (11.69%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (11.69%) Windows
7 8 (10.39%) Project Management
7 8 (10.39%) SOA
7 8 (10.39%) Line Management
7 8 (10.39%) Presales
8 7 (9.09%) Data Centre
8 7 (9.09%) SaaS
8 7 (9.09%) ERP
8 7 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (9.09%) Unix
8 7 (9.09%) C#
8 7 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
8 7 (9.09%) Legal
8 7 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (9.09%) MVC
9 6 (7.79%) Service Management
9 6 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (7.79%) Spring
9 6 (7.79%) Software Engineering
9 6 (7.79%) Marketing

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 6 (7.79%) JBoss
1 6 (7.79%) Tomcat
1 6 (7.79%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.60%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (2.60%) Confluence
3 2 (2.60%) Mule
4 1 (1.30%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (15.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (2.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) SaaS
2 4 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.19%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (5.19%) IaaS
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.19%) PaaS
3 2 (2.60%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.79%) DB2
1 6 (7.79%) MySQL
1 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.60%) Big Data
3 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.30%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Ant
2 3 (3.90%) JIRA
3 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.30%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.30%) Grunt
4 1 (1.30%) gulp
4 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.30%) Subversion
General
1 28 (36.36%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Legal
3 6 (7.79%) Marketing
4 4 (5.19%) Advertising
4 4 (5.19%) Publishing
5 3 (3.90%) Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Billing
6 1 (1.30%) Electronics
6 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.58%) .NET
2 10 (12.99%) SOAP
3 6 (7.79%) JMS
3 6 (7.79%) REST
3 6 (7.79%) Spring
3 6 (7.79%) Web Services
4 4 (5.19%) EJB
4 4 (5.19%) JSP
4 4 (5.19%) Spring MVC
5 3 (3.90%) CSS
5 3 (3.90%) HTML
5 3 (3.90%) J2EE
6 2 (2.60%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.60%) Java EE
6 2 (2.60%) jQuery
6 2 (2.60%) MyBatis
6 2 (2.60%) OpenID
6 2 (2.60%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (2.60%) SAML
6 2 (2.60%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.79%) iPad
3 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.19%) CMDB
4 4 (5.19%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.60%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.30%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.69%) Windows
2 7 (9.09%) Unix
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.87%) CRM
2 10 (12.99%) TOGAF
3 9 (11.69%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (10.39%) Line Management
4 8 (10.39%) Presales
4 8 (10.39%) Project Management
4 8 (10.39%) SOA
5 7 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (9.09%) ERP
5 7 (9.09%) MVC
5 7 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
6 6 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.79%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (7.79%) ITIL
6 6 (7.79%) Service Management
6 6 (7.79%) Software Engineering
7 5 (6.49%) Data Architecture
7 5 (6.49%) WFM
8 4 (5.19%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.88%) SQL
2 12 (15.58%) Java
3 7 (9.09%) C#
4 4 (5.19%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.90%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.90%) Python
6 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.30%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.30%) VB
7 1 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) Degree
1 5 (6.49%) PMI Certification
2 4 (5.19%) ISEB
2 4 (5.19%) PMP
3 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) MBA
4 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (29.87%) Oracle
2 6 (7.79%) HP
2 6 (7.79%) IBM
2 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.79%) SAP
3 5 (6.49%) Citrix
3 5 (6.49%) EMC
3 5 (6.49%) NetApp
3 5 (6.49%) VMware
4 4 (5.19%) BMC
4 4 (5.19%) CheckPoint
4 4 (5.19%) Cisco
4 4 (5.19%) Juniper
5 2 (2.60%) Cognizant
5 2 (2.60%) Perforce
5 2 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.60%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.30%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.30%) Teradata
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