The first table below looks at the demand for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool 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 25 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 Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 32 43 49
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 30 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.68% 4.57% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.93% 4.68% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 15
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
Job Titles Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
506 470 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 95.83% 97.71% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 438 413 481
Average salary £36,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.41% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,381
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Architect
Merseyside

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Architect
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Architect Salary Trend in Liverpool

Architect
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 26 (37.68%) Java
2 23 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (28.99%) C#
3 20 (28.99%) .NET
3 20 (28.99%) Oracle
3 20 (28.99%) OO
4 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
4 17 (24.64%) WCF
4 17 (24.64%) WPF
5 16 (23.19%) OOD
6 15 (21.74%) Project Management
6 15 (21.74%) UML
7 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
7 14 (20.29%) .NET Framework
8 13 (18.84%) SOA
8 13 (18.84%) MySQL
9 11 (15.94%) Middleware
9 11 (15.94%) Requirements Analysis
9 11 (15.94%) Tandem
9 11 (15.94%) Software Architecture
10 9 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (13.04%) WSO2
11 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (11.59%) MVC
11 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET
11 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
12 7 (10.14%) Finance
12 7 (10.14%) Data Architecture
13 6 (8.70%) Retail
13 6 (8.70%) Cisco

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 5 (7.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.45%) Mule
2 1 (1.45%) Lync
2 1 (1.45%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) MPLS
1 4 (5.80%) OSPF
1 4 (5.80%) BGP
2 2 (2.90%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.90%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.84%) MySQL
3 6 (8.70%) Big Data
4 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
1 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (4.35%) MSTest
1 3 (4.35%) Moq
1 3 (4.35%) MSBuild
General
1 7 (10.14%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Retail
3 4 (5.80%) Legal
3 4 (5.80%) Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Law
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.99%) .NET
2 17 (24.64%) WCF
2 17 (24.64%) WPF
3 14 (20.29%) .NET Framework
4 11 (15.94%) Middleware
5 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET
5 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (7.25%) LINQ
7 3 (4.35%) WF
7 3 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (4.35%) CSS
7 3 (4.35%) Web Services
7 3 (4.35%) HTML
8 2 (2.90%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (1.45%) J2EE
9 1 (1.45%) MapReduce
9 1 (1.45%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Tandem
2 3 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.45%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.35%) Linux
2 2 (2.90%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) Solaris
3 1 (1.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (28.99%) OO
3 16 (23.19%) OOD
4 15 (21.74%) Project Management
4 15 (21.74%) UML
5 13 (18.84%) SOA
6 11 (15.94%) Requirements Analysis
6 11 (15.94%) Software Architecture
7 9 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (11.59%) MVC
9 7 (10.14%) Data Architecture
10 5 (7.25%) TOGAF
10 5 (7.25%) Operations Management
10 5 (7.25%) Unit Testing
10 5 (7.25%) RUP
10 5 (7.25%) DSDM
10 5 (7.25%) Scrum
11 4 (5.80%) Network Design
11 4 (5.80%) Data Management
11 4 (5.80%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 26 (37.68%) Java
2 20 (28.99%) C#
3 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.35%) SQL
3 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.80%) CCIE
2 4 (5.80%) CCNP
2 4 (5.80%) CCIP
2 4 (5.80%) JNCIA
2 4 (5.80%) JNCIE
3 1 (1.45%) MCTS
3 1 (1.45%) MCITP
3 1 (1.45%) Degree
3 1 (1.45%) NCIE
3 1 (1.45%) CCDA
3 1 (1.45%) CCDP
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Nagios
2 1 (1.45%) SCCM
2 1 (1.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (28.99%) Oracle
2 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (13.04%) WSO2
4 6 (8.70%) Cisco
5 5 (7.25%) Juniper
6 4 (5.80%) Redback
7 1 (1.45%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.45%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.45%) JBoss
7 1 (1.45%) CommVault
7 1 (1.45%) JDA
7 1 (1.45%) NetApp
7 1 (1.45%) Symantec
7 1 (1.45%) VMware
7 1 (1.45%) Sun
7 1 (1.45%) EMC
7 1 (1.45%) Citrix
7 1 (1.45%) Avaya
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago