The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 19 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 12 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 7.69% - 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.51% - 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 8
Average salary £77,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Architect
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Knutsford 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
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
141 147 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 90.38% 84.00% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 135 143 273
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Architect
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Architect Salary Trend in Knutsford

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford region that cited 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 Architect in their job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Finance
2 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (48.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (44.00%) Mainframe
4 11 (44.00%) Risk Analysis
4 11 (44.00%) Mentoring
4 11 (44.00%) User Experience
4 11 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (40.00%) Internet
5 10 (40.00%) Middleware
5 10 (40.00%) Financial Institution
5 10 (40.00%) UNIX
5 10 (40.00%) Windows
6 9 (36.00%) IBM
6 9 (36.00%) Problem Management
6 9 (36.00%) IBM Mainframe
6 9 (36.00%) Tandem
7 8 (32.00%) TOGAF
8 7 (28.00%) Coaching
8 7 (28.00%) ITIL
9 6 (24.00%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (24.00%) Six Sigma
9 6 (24.00%) Lean Six Sigma
10 2 (8.00%) CICS
10 2 (8.00%) Banking
10 2 (8.00%) Web Services
10 2 (8.00%) XML
10 2 (8.00%) UML
10 2 (8.00%) COBOL
10 2 (8.00%) Java

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford region that cited 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) DB2
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
General
1 25 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (40.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (8.00%) Web Services
2 2 (8.00%) XML
2 2 (8.00%) J2EE
2 2 (8.00%) JSON
3 1 (4.00%) REST
3 1 (4.00%) OAuth
3 1 (4.00%) RESTful
3 1 (4.00%) JDBC
3 1 (4.00%) SOAP
3 1 (4.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Mainframe
1 11 (44.00%) User Experience
1 11 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (36.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 9 (36.00%) Tandem
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) UNIX
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (44.00%) Risk Analysis
3 11 (44.00%) Mentoring
4 9 (36.00%) Problem Management
5 8 (32.00%) TOGAF
6 7 (28.00%) Coaching
6 7 (28.00%) ITIL
7 6 (24.00%) Six Sigma
7 6 (24.00%) Lean Six Sigma
8 2 (8.00%) UML
8 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
9 1 (4.00%) SABSA
9 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
9 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (4.00%) Security Architecture
9 1 (4.00%) EAI
9 1 (4.00%) SOA
9 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
9 1 (4.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) COBOL
1 2 (8.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) IBM
2 1 (4.00%) Citrix