The first table below looks at the demand for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 25 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 109 95 123
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +28
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 10 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.56% 1.16% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 1.51% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 15
Average salary £55,000 £59,000 £64,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.77% -7.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £46,600 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £84,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1442 1321 1792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.01% 76.36% 77.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1136 1070 1594
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Technical Architecture
North West

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Cheshire

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 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 +7 4 £75,000 -31.81%
Runcorn - 1 £60,000 -
Technical Architecture
North West

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) SOA
3 8 (25.00%) C#
3 8 (25.00%) Project Management
4 7 (21.88%) N-Tier
4 7 (21.88%) WinForms
4 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
4 7 (21.88%) WPF
4 7 (21.88%) Silverlight
4 7 (21.88%) MVVM
5 6 (18.75%) SaaS
5 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 6 (18.75%) Matrix Management
5 6 (18.75%) TOGAF
5 6 (18.75%) Supplier Management
5 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (18.75%) COBIT
5 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
5 6 (18.75%) RAD
5 6 (18.75%) PRINCE
5 6 (18.75%) Internet
5 6 (18.75%) Quality Management
5 6 (18.75%) CMMI
6 5 (15.63%) SAN
6 5 (15.63%) EMC
6 5 (15.63%) ITIL
6 5 (15.63%) Brocade
7 4 (12.50%) Retail
7 4 (12.50%) Degree

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Internet
2 5 (15.63%) SAN
3 2 (6.25%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) DB2
1 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
3 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Architect
2 12 (37.50%) Team Leader
3 7 (21.88%) Software Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Software Team Leader
3 7 (21.88%) Senior Architect
3 7 (21.88%) C# Software Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Applications Architect
5 5 (15.63%) Technical Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Software Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Junior
6 3 (9.38%) IT Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Java Software Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Junior Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Junior Technical Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Java Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Test Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Security Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Technical Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Product Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) WinForms
1 7 (21.88%) WPF
1 7 (21.88%) Silverlight
2 3 (9.38%) Middleware
2 3 (9.38%) Spring
2 3 (9.38%) Java EE
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Flex
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.13%) HTML5
3 1 (3.13%) CSS3
3 1 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) UNIX
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) SOA
2 8 (25.00%) Project Management
3 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
3 7 (21.88%) MVVM
4 6 (18.75%) TOGAF
4 6 (18.75%) Matrix Management
4 6 (18.75%) Supplier Management
4 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
4 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (18.75%) Quality Management
4 6 (18.75%) CMMI
4 6 (18.75%) PRINCE
4 6 (18.75%) RAD
5 5 (15.63%) ITIL
6 3 (9.38%) Process Management
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.38%) IT Governance
7 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (9.38%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) CISSP
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.13%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) EMC
1 5 (15.63%) Brocade
2 2 (6.25%) Fujitsu
3 1 (3.13%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago