The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 39 31 44
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 15 32 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.39% 6.72% 4.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.52% 6.90% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 30 16
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,503 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £71,250
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £61,500
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +0.81%
Architect
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
426 464 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 96.16% 97.48% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 355 402 454
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,493
10% offered a salary of more than £58,600 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 23 (43.40%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
4 16 (30.19%) Java
5 15 (28.30%) Project Management
6 14 (26.42%) C#
6 14 (26.42%) .NET
6 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
6 14 (26.42%) WCF
6 14 (26.42%) WPF
7 11 (20.75%) .NET Framework
7 11 (20.75%) Tandem
7 11 (20.75%) Requirements Analysis
7 11 (20.75%) Software Architecture
8 9 (16.98%) Finance
9 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
9 8 (15.09%) SharePoint
10 6 (11.32%) TOGAF
10 6 (11.32%) Data Architecture
10 6 (11.32%) UML
11 5 (9.43%) Oracle
11 5 (9.43%) Zachman Framework
11 5 (9.43%) Cisco
12 4 (7.55%) SLA
12 4 (7.55%) Legal
12 4 (7.55%) Migration
12 4 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (7.55%) Juniper
13 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
13 3 (5.66%) CCIE

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 8 (15.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.89%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) MPLS
1 3 (5.66%) OSPF
1 3 (5.66%) BGP
2 2 (3.77%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Legal
3 3 (5.66%) Retail
4 2 (3.77%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.42%) .NET
1 14 (26.42%) WCF
1 14 (26.42%) WPF
2 11 (20.75%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.77%) WF
3 2 (3.77%) LINQ
3 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.77%) XML
3 2 (3.77%) J2EE
4 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Tandem
2 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Solaris
2 1 (1.89%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (28.30%) Project Management
4 11 (20.75%) Requirements Analysis
4 11 (20.75%) Software Architecture
5 6 (11.32%) TOGAF
5 6 (11.32%) Data Architecture
5 6 (11.32%) UML
6 5 (9.43%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (7.55%) Migration
8 3 (5.66%) OO
8 3 (5.66%) Network Design
8 3 (5.66%) Data Protection
8 3 (5.66%) Network Architecture
9 2 (3.77%) High Availability
9 2 (3.77%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.77%) Business Analysis
9 2 (3.77%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (3.77%) TDD
9 2 (3.77%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) Java
2 14 (26.42%) C#
3 2 (3.77%) PHP
3 2 (3.77%) SQL
3 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.66%) CCIE
2 3 (5.66%) CCNP
2 3 (5.66%) CCIP
2 3 (5.66%) JNCIA
2 3 (5.66%) JNCIE
2 3 (5.66%) Degree
3 1 (1.89%) CCDA
3 1 (1.89%) CCDP
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.89%) MCTS
3 1 (1.89%) MCITP
3 1 (1.89%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) vSphere
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Windows Intune
2 1 (1.89%) SCCM
2 1 (1.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.43%) Oracle
2 5 (9.43%) Cisco
3 4 (7.55%) Juniper
4 3 (5.66%) Redback
5 1 (1.89%) VMware
5 1 (1.89%) EMC
5 1 (1.89%) Citrix
5 1 (1.89%) Avaya
5 1 (1.89%) CommVault
5 1 (1.89%) JDA
5 1 (1.89%) NetApp
5 1 (1.89%) Symantec
5 1 (1.89%) Sun
5 1 (1.89%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.89%) WSO2
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