The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Architect
Rank 125 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.16% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £32,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £56,750 £61,250
% change year-on-year
-3.08% -7.34%
IT 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
1812 1564 2128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.23% 93.99% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1453 1268 1839
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

IT Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Architect in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

IT Architect
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

IT Architect Salary Trend in Cheshire

IT Architect
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited IT Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Architect in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) IT Governance
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management

IT Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited IT Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) IT Governance
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree