The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 100 107 117
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 4 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.30% 0.60% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.63% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Technical 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
1272 1753 1494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.64% 96.37% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 1432 1154
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Cheshire

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Technical 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 Technical Architect within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Macclesfield - 2 £55,000 -
Technical Architect
North West

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title.

1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) JD Edwards
4 4 (33.33%) SOA
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) XML
5 3 (25.00%) UML
5 3 (25.00%) JDE OneWorld
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 2 (16.67%) Web Services
6 2 (16.67%) C
6 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
6 2 (16.67%) Unix
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (16.67%) DNS
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Active Directory

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) GSM
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile Payment
1 1 (8.33%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) BDD
2 4 (33.33%) SOA
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (25.00%) UML
3 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Business Development
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
5 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) C
2 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
1 2 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) JD Edwards
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint