The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 121 104 136
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 8 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.44% 0.47% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.50% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 4
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £53,700 £48,950
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £73,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +12.50%
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1738 1611 2204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.60% 94.54% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1383 1317 1931
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 £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Architect
North West

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Senior Architect Salary Trend in Cheshire

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Senior Architect Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Senior Architect
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Architect within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 4 £67,500 -
Crewe - 1 £55,000 -
Senior Architect
North West

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title.

1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) SOA
3 7 (58.33%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (50.00%) COBIT
4 6 (50.00%) TOGAF
4 6 (50.00%) Supplier Management
4 6 (50.00%) Matrix Management
4 6 (50.00%) SaaS
4 6 (50.00%) RAD
4 6 (50.00%) PRINCE
4 6 (50.00%) Internet
4 6 (50.00%) Project Management
4 6 (50.00%) Quality Management
4 6 (50.00%) CMMI
5 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 4 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (33.33%) .NET
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (25.00%) HTML5
7 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (16.67%) WCF
7 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 2 (16.67%) CSS
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (16.67%) WCF
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) JSON
4 1 (8.33%) LINQ
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Flex
4 1 (8.33%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) CSS3
4 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) SOA
2 7 (58.33%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 6 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 6 (50.00%) Matrix Management
3 6 (50.00%) RAD
3 6 (50.00%) PRINCE
3 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (50.00%) Quality Management
3 6 (50.00%) CMMI
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) BDD
6 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
1 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Google
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago