The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 65 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.60% 0.35% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -5.45%
Technical Architecture
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
417 456 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 84.07% 80.28% 74.61%
Number of salaries quoted 349 412 321
Average salary £38,365 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.61% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Lancashire

Technical Architecture
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Blackburn +14 2 £45,000 -
Preston 0 1 £56,500 +25.55%
Technical Architecture
North West

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (50.00%) MCTS
1 2 (50.00%) MCITP
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (50.00%) Lync

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Lync
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCTS
1 2 (50.00%) MCITP
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) VMware