The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 63 52 33
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 3 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.61% 0.75% 4.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.79% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 23
Average salary £47,500 £105,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.76% +90.90%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
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 Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
486 380 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 98.58% 94.53% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 402 309 409
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Architect
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Architect Salary Trend in Lancashire

Architect
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Chorley -5 2 £47,500 -67.24%
Burnley - 1 £46,000 -
Architect
North West

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 16 (61.54%) Migration
1 16 (61.54%) Enterprise Architecture
1 16 (61.54%) Big Data
2 13 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (46.15%) Oracle
4 9 (34.62%) Mainframe
5 6 (23.08%) SAN
5 6 (23.08%) SQL
5 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
5 6 (23.08%) Cisco
5 6 (23.08%) IBM
6 5 (19.23%) DB2
6 5 (19.23%) AIX
6 5 (19.23%) HPUX
6 5 (19.23%) Solaris
6 5 (19.23%) Linux
6 5 (19.23%) Apache
6 5 (19.23%) Novell
6 5 (19.23%) Veritas
6 5 (19.23%) Ingres
6 5 (19.23%) SMS
6 5 (19.23%) VMS
6 5 (19.23%) HP
6 5 (19.23%) EMC
6 5 (19.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (19.23%) Service Management
6 5 (19.23%) AS400
6 5 (19.23%) WebSphere
7 4 (15.38%) Fujitsu
7 4 (15.38%) VME

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 5 (19.23%) Apache
2 5 (19.23%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (11.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) SAN
2 5 (19.23%) SMS
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) Big Data
2 5 (19.23%) DB2
2 5 (19.23%) Ingres
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Mainframe
2 5 (19.23%) AS400
3 3 (11.54%) Life Science
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) AIX
1 5 (19.23%) HPUX
1 5 (19.23%) Solaris
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
1 5 (19.23%) VMS
2 4 (15.38%) VME
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Migration
1 16 (61.54%) Enterprise Architecture
2 13 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (19.23%) Service Management
4 4 (15.38%) Data Architecture
4 4 (15.38%) Information Architecture
5 3 (11.54%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) CCNA
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) XenApp
2 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) Cisco
2 6 (23.08%) IBM
3 5 (19.23%) Novell
3 5 (19.23%) Veritas
3 5 (19.23%) HP
3 5 (19.23%) EMC
4 4 (15.38%) Fujitsu
4 4 (15.38%) ICL
4 4 (15.38%) Siebel
5 3 (11.54%) SAP
6 2 (7.69%) VMware
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
Lancashire
ROQ IT Ltd
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago