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 23 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 61 73 55
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 38 56 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.38% 3.27% 4.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.46% 3.36% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 32 45 67
Median salary £62,925 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £52,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,350 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,933 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+1.43% +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
1099 1665 1814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.69% 97.31% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 956 1355 1458
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 £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 23 August 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 23 August 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 +5 14 £65,466 +13.85% 1
Warrington +15 13 £60,000 +20.00%
Crewe +3 3 £57,500 -4.16%
Chester +18 1 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Knutsford +17 1 - - 1
Widnes - 1 £65,500 -
Architect
North West

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 35 (38.89%) Finance
2 32 (35.56%) Oracle
3 26 (28.89%) CRM
4 20 (22.22%) SQL
5 15 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
6 14 (15.56%) TOGAF
7 13 (14.44%) Project Management
8 12 (13.33%) Java
8 12 (13.33%) SQL Server
8 12 (13.33%) .NET
8 12 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
8 12 (13.33%) Line Management
8 12 (13.33%) Data Centre
8 12 (13.33%) Presales
9 11 (12.22%) DB2
9 11 (12.22%) MySQL
9 11 (12.22%) ERP
9 11 (12.22%) Zachman Framework
9 11 (12.22%) Legal
10 10 (11.11%) Service Management
10 10 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (11.11%) VMware
10 10 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 10 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (11.11%) EMC
10 10 (11.11%) NetApp
10 10 (11.11%) Citrix
10 10 (11.11%) SOAP
10 10 (11.11%) ITIL
11 9 (10.00%) PMI Certification

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 (6.67%) JBoss
1 6 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 6 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.22%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (2.22%) Confluence
3 2 (2.22%) Mule
4 1 (1.11%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (6.67%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (4.44%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (2.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (2.22%) SAP FI
6 1 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (8.89%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (8.89%) IaaS
1 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (8.89%) PaaS
2 5 (5.56%) SaaS
3 2 (2.22%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.22%) DB2
2 11 (12.22%) MySQL
3 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.33%) Big Data
6 2 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.22%) Spotfire
7 1 (1.11%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.11%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Ant
2 3 (3.33%) JIRA
3 2 (2.22%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.22%) ERwin
4 1 (1.11%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.11%) Grunt
4 1 (1.11%) gulp
4 1 (1.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.11%) MorphX
4 1 (1.11%) Subversion
4 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (38.89%) Finance
2 11 (12.22%) Legal
3 8 (8.89%) Publishing
4 6 (6.67%) Marketing
5 4 (4.44%) Advertising
6 3 (3.33%) Banking
7 2 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.11%) Billing
8 1 (1.11%) Electronics
8 1 (1.11%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.33%) .NET
2 10 (11.11%) SOAP
3 6 (6.67%) JMS
3 6 (6.67%) REST
3 6 (6.67%) Spring
3 6 (6.67%) Web Services
4 4 (4.44%) EJB
4 4 (4.44%) JSP
4 4 (4.44%) Spring MVC
5 3 (3.33%) CSS
5 3 (3.33%) HTML
5 3 (3.33%) J2EE
6 2 (2.22%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.22%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.22%) jQuery
6 2 (2.22%) MyBatis
6 2 (2.22%) OpenID
6 2 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (2.22%) SAML
6 2 (2.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.89%) CMDB
4 6 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.67%) iPad
5 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.44%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.22%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.11%) PMI
7 1 (1.11%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.89%) Windows
2 7 (7.78%) Unix
3 1 (1.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.89%) CRM
2 15 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 14 (15.56%) TOGAF
4 13 (14.44%) Project Management
5 12 (13.33%) Line Management
5 12 (13.33%) Presales
6 11 (12.22%) ERP
6 11 (12.22%) Zachman Framework
7 10 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (11.11%) ITIL
7 10 (11.11%) Service Management
7 10 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 10 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (10.00%) Business Development
9 8 (8.89%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (8.89%) Customer Engagement
9 8 (8.89%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (8.89%) IT Governance
9 8 (8.89%) ITIL V3
9 8 (8.89%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.22%) SQL
2 12 (13.33%) Java
3 8 (8.89%) C#
4 4 (4.44%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.33%) Python
5 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.22%) VB
7 1 (1.11%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.11%) VBA
7 1 (1.11%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (10.00%) Degree
1 9 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 8 (8.89%) ISEB
2 8 (8.89%) PMP
3 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) MBA
4 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) QA
2 2 (2.22%) COBIT
3 1 (1.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (8.89%) Virtual Machines
1 8 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (8.89%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.11%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 32 (35.56%) Oracle
2 10 (11.11%) Citrix
2 10 (11.11%) EMC
2 10 (11.11%) NetApp
2 10 (11.11%) VMware
3 9 (10.00%) IBM
4 8 (8.89%) BMC
4 8 (8.89%) CheckPoint
4 8 (8.89%) Cisco
4 8 (8.89%) HP
4 8 (8.89%) Juniper
4 8 (8.89%) SAP
5 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.22%) 3PAR
6 2 (2.22%) Cognizant
6 2 (2.22%) Informatica
6 2 (2.22%) Perforce
6 2 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.22%) Teradata
6 2 (2.22%) TIBCO
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 80k per year + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: up to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford
Cognizant
Posted: 19 days ago