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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 67 54 49
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 4 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.68% 1.31% 2.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 1.37% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 13
Average salary £46,000 £68,750 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.09% -5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £55,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,200 £72,500 £77,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
574 438 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.79% 95.42% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 474 344 415
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,500 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram 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 30 June 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
Burnley - 2 £44,500 -
Preston -10 1 £75,000 +36.36%
Architect
North West

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 17 (58.62%) Enterprise Architecture
2 16 (55.17%) Migration
2 16 (55.17%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (55.17%) Big Data
3 12 (41.38%) Oracle
4 9 (31.03%) Mainframe
5 7 (24.14%) SQL
6 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
6 6 (20.69%) Cisco
6 6 (20.69%) IBM
6 6 (20.69%) SAN
7 5 (17.24%) Novell
7 5 (17.24%) Veritas
7 5 (17.24%) HP
7 5 (17.24%) EMC
7 5 (17.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (17.24%) Middleware
7 5 (17.24%) Service Management
7 5 (17.24%) AS400
7 5 (17.24%) Finance
7 5 (17.24%) Ingres
7 5 (17.24%) SMS
7 5 (17.24%) VMS
7 5 (17.24%) Apache
7 5 (17.24%) DB2
7 5 (17.24%) AIX
7 5 (17.24%) HPUX
7 5 (17.24%) Solaris
7 5 (17.24%) Linux
7 5 (17.24%) WebSphere

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 5 (17.24%) Apache
2 5 (17.24%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (10.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
1 1 (3.45%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) SAN
2 5 (17.24%) SMS
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) Big Data
2 5 (17.24%) DB2
2 5 (17.24%) Ingres
3 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Selenium
1 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Middleware
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) J2EE
2 1 (3.45%) EJB
2 1 (3.45%) JSP
2 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Mainframe
2 5 (17.24%) AS400
3 3 (10.34%) Life Science
3 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) AIX
1 5 (17.24%) HPUX
1 5 (17.24%) Solaris
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
1 5 (17.24%) VMS
2 4 (13.79%) VME
3 2 (6.90%) Windows
4 1 (3.45%) UNIX
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Enterprise Architecture
2 16 (55.17%) Migration
2 16 (55.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (17.24%) Service Management
4 4 (13.79%) Information Architecture
4 4 (13.79%) Data Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Refactoring
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.45%) UML
6 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) COBOL
3 2 (6.90%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) CCNA
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) XenApp
3 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle
2 6 (20.69%) Cisco
2 6 (20.69%) IBM
3 5 (17.24%) HP
3 5 (17.24%) EMC
3 5 (17.24%) Novell
3 5 (17.24%) Veritas
4 4 (13.79%) ICL
4 4 (13.79%) Fujitsu
4 4 (13.79%) Siebel
5 3 (10.34%) VMware
5 3 (10.34%) SAP
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
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