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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 40 67 49
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 51 54 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.71% 3.33% 4.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.92% 3.46% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 41 39 49
Median salary £66,700 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.04% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £68,000 £86,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
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
1037 1560 1696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.84% 96.18% 98.72%
Number of salaries quoted 887 1219 1242
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 25 May 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 25 May 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
Warrington +28 23 £53,750 -12.19% 4
Wilmslow +18 18 £67,777 +17.87% 1
Crewe +13 1 - -
Macclesfield -4 1 £75,000 +87.50%
Chester -6 1 £82,500 +73.68%
Architect
North West

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 40 (45.98%) Oracle
2 33 (37.93%) Finance
3 23 (26.44%) TOGAF
4 21 (24.14%) SQL
5 19 (21.84%) .NET
6 17 (19.54%) CRM
6 17 (19.54%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (18.39%) Microsoft
8 15 (17.24%) SAP
8 15 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (16.09%) VMware
10 13 (14.94%) Degree
10 13 (14.94%) Project Management
10 13 (14.94%) Data Centre
11 12 (13.79%) Presales
11 12 (13.79%) Citrix
11 12 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
12 11 (12.64%) Service Management
12 11 (12.64%) Zachman Framework
12 11 (12.64%) Enterprise Architecture
12 11 (12.64%) BusinessObjects
12 11 (12.64%) DB2
12 11 (12.64%) ITIL
12 11 (12.64%) ERP
12 11 (12.64%) Line Management
13 10 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (11.49%) Information Architecture
13 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
13 10 (11.49%) Web Services
13 10 (11.49%) MS Excel

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 4 (4.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (9.20%) SAP FI
2 6 (6.90%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (2.30%) SAP BPC
5 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.20%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (9.20%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (9.20%) IaaS
1 8 (9.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (9.20%) PaaS
2 2 (2.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) CTI
1 2 (2.30%) DNS
1 2 (2.30%) H.323
1 2 (2.30%) LAN
1 2 (2.30%) VoIP
1 2 (2.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.64%) BusinessObjects
1 11 (12.64%) DB2
2 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.34%) MySQL
3 9 (10.34%) Spotfire
4 4 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.30%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.15%) Big Data
7 1 (1.15%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.15%) QlikView
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (10.34%) ERwin
1 9 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (9.20%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.15%) MorphX
General
1 33 (37.93%) Finance
2 10 (11.49%) Legal
3 9 (10.34%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (9.20%) Publishing
5 6 (6.90%) Marketing
6 4 (4.60%) Advertising
6 4 (4.60%) Banking
7 2 (2.30%) Billing
7 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.15%) Electronics
8 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.84%) .NET
2 10 (11.49%) Web Services
3 8 (9.20%) XML
3 8 (9.20%) XSLT
4 4 (4.60%) EJB
4 4 (4.60%) SOAP
5 2 (2.30%) NancyFx
5 2 (2.30%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (2.30%) SAP Business Workflow
6 1 (1.15%) Java EE
6 1 (1.15%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.94%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.20%) CMDB
2 8 (9.20%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.75%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.45%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.30%) IVR
6 2 (2.30%) Social Media
7 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.15%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.75%) Windows
2 3 (3.45%) Unix
3 2 (2.30%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.44%) TOGAF
2 17 (19.54%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (19.54%) CRM
3 15 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (14.94%) Project Management
5 12 (13.79%) Presales
5 12 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
6 11 (12.64%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (12.64%) ERP
6 11 (12.64%) ITIL
6 11 (12.64%) Line Management
6 11 (12.64%) Service Management
6 11 (12.64%) Zachman Framework
7 10 (11.49%) Information Architecture
7 10 (11.49%) Service Delivery
7 10 (11.49%) Software Engineering
8 9 (10.34%) Analytics
8 9 (10.34%) Business Development
8 9 (10.34%) Information Management
8 9 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (24.14%) SQL
2 8 (9.20%) Java
3 6 (6.90%) C#
4 4 (4.60%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.30%) ABAP
5 2 (2.30%) Python
6 1 (1.15%) PL/1
6 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.15%) VB
6 1 (1.15%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (14.94%) Degree
2 8 (9.20%) ISEB
2 8 (9.20%) PMI Certification
2 8 (9.20%) PMP
3 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) QA
2 2 (2.30%) COBIT
2 2 (2.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.30%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (9.20%) SCVMM
2 2 (2.30%) SCCM
2 2 (2.30%) SCOM
3 1 (1.15%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 40 (45.98%) Oracle
2 16 (18.39%) Microsoft
3 15 (17.24%) SAP
4 14 (16.09%) VMware
5 12 (13.79%) Citrix
6 10 (11.49%) Cisco
6 10 (11.49%) EMC
6 10 (11.49%) IBM
6 10 (11.49%) NetApp
7 8 (9.20%) BMC
7 8 (9.20%) CheckPoint
7 8 (9.20%) HP
7 8 (9.20%) Informatica
7 8 (9.20%) Juniper
8 4 (4.60%) Cognizant
9 2 (2.30%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.30%) Avaya
9 2 (2.30%) Genesys
9 2 (2.30%) OpenText
10 1 (1.15%) Tableau
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JM
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Widnes, Cheshire
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £68000 - £74000 per annum + Car Allowance & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 6 days ago
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