The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Knutsford region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 15 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 15 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 11.81% 2.70% 8.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.40% 2.79% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 18
Average salary £58,750 £100,000 £64,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.25% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £110,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
Job Titles Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
121 179 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 95.28% 96.76% 92.16%
Number of salaries quoted 102 169 183
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £63,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Architect
Cheshire

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
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 10 (52.63%) DB2
3 9 (47.37%) Java
4 8 (42.11%) J2EE
4 8 (42.11%) UML
4 8 (42.11%) COBOL
4 8 (42.11%) Banking
4 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (42.11%) CICS
4 8 (42.11%) Mainframe
4 8 (42.11%) Risk Analysis
4 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
5 4 (21.05%) Windows
6 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (15.79%) Matrix Management
6 3 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (15.79%) COBIT
6 3 (15.79%) SaaS
6 3 (15.79%) RAD
6 3 (15.79%) SOA
6 3 (15.79%) UNIX
6 3 (15.79%) HP
6 3 (15.79%) Quality Management
6 3 (15.79%) CMMI
6 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
6 3 (15.79%) PRINCE
6 3 (15.79%) Internet
6 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
6 3 (15.79%) Supplier Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 8 (42.11%) CICS
2 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) ATM
3 1 (5.26%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) DB2
2 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) J2EE
2 2 (10.53%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (10.53%) Middleware
3 1 (5.26%) REST
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Mainframe
2 2 (10.53%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) UNIX
3 2 (10.53%) AIX
3 2 (10.53%) HPUX
3 2 (10.53%) Solaris
3 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) OS/400
3 2 (10.53%) zOS
3 2 (10.53%) SUSE
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) UML
1 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
1 8 (42.11%) Risk Analysis
1 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
2 3 (15.79%) Matrix Management
2 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
2 3 (15.79%) Supplier Management
2 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (15.79%) RAD
2 3 (15.79%) SOA
2 3 (15.79%) PRINCE
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
2 3 (15.79%) Quality Management
2 3 (15.79%) CMMI
2 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
3 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) COBOL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) COBIT
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.53%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) EMC
2 2 (10.53%) Juniper
2 2 (10.53%) BMC
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) IBM
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) CA
2 2 (10.53%) NetApp
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
2 2 (10.53%) Symantec
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Brocade
3 1 (5.26%) Cognizant