The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
North West / Manchester
Rank 75 78 76
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 138 97 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.76% 3.05% 3.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.89% 3.17% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 118 82 99
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £47,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3550 3059 3708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.81% 96.04% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3059 2559 3196
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Architect
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Architect Salary Trend in Manchester

Architect
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Architect Salary Histogram in Manchester

Architect
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 4 £52,205 -
Bolton - 1 £72,500 -
Architect
North West

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 105 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (26.42%) Java
3 69 (26.04%) C#
3 69 (26.04%) Finance
4 49 (18.49%) Scrum
5 48 (18.11%) Retail
6 47 (17.74%) PHP
7 44 (16.60%) Big Data
7 44 (16.60%) DevOps
8 43 (16.23%) .NET
9 41 (15.47%) Relational Database
10 40 (15.09%) Presales
10 40 (15.09%) RDBMS
10 40 (15.09%) Degree
11 39 (14.72%) Amazon AWS
12 38 (14.34%) Continuous Integration
13 36 (13.58%) Computer Science
14 35 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
14 35 (13.21%) VMware
15 34 (12.83%) Analytical Skills
16 33 (12.45%) TOGAF
16 33 (12.45%) SOA
17 31 (11.70%) JavaScript
18 30 (11.32%) NoSQL
19 29 (10.94%) Automated Testing
19 29 (10.94%) OO
20 28 (10.57%) RUP
20 28 (10.57%) Data Warehouse
20 28 (10.57%) HTML
20 28 (10.57%) Open Source

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (4.53%) Apache Pig
1 12 (4.53%) Apache Spark
2 10 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (2.26%) Apache
3 6 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.89%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.51%) IIS
5 4 (1.51%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.13%) CMS
6 3 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.13%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.38%) CICS
7 1 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.38%) Mule
7 1 (0.38%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.38%) nginx
7 1 (0.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (6.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.51%) MS Office
3 2 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Maximo
2 1 (0.38%) SAP APO
2 1 (0.38%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.38%) SAP MII
2 1 (0.38%) SAP PM
2 1 (0.38%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 39 (14.72%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.53%) SaaS
4 9 (3.40%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (3.40%) IaaS
4 9 (3.40%) PaaS
5 7 (2.64%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.89%) Office 365
7 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.38%) GitHub
8 1 (0.38%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.02%) WAN
2 7 (2.64%) LAN
3 6 (2.26%) VLAN
4 5 (1.89%) Network Security
5 3 (1.13%) Broadband
5 3 (1.13%) DNS
5 3 (1.13%) HTTP
5 3 (1.13%) Internet
5 3 (1.13%) SAN
5 3 (1.13%) VoIP
6 2 (0.75%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.75%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.75%) MPLS
6 2 (0.75%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.38%) OSPF
7 1 (0.38%) Skype
7 1 (0.38%) VPN
7 1 (0.38%) Wireless Security
7 1 (0.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (16.60%) Big Data
2 41 (15.47%) Relational Database
3 40 (15.09%) RDBMS
4 30 (11.32%) NoSQL
5 28 (10.57%) Data Warehouse
6 27 (10.19%) SQL Server
7 26 (9.81%) MySQL
8 18 (6.79%) Hadoop
9 17 (6.42%) MongoDB
10 12 (4.53%) Apache Hive
11 7 (2.64%) Amazon Redshift
12 4 (1.51%) Data Mining
13 3 (1.13%) DB2
13 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.75%) Impala
14 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.75%) Sqoop
15 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
15 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.89%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.51%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.51%) Gradle
2 4 (1.51%) Maven
2 4 (1.51%) MSTest
2 4 (1.51%) NUnit
3 2 (0.75%) Moq
4 1 (0.38%) CircleCI
4 1 (0.38%) ERwin
4 1 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.38%) Travis CI
General
1 69 (26.04%) Finance
2 48 (18.11%) Retail
3 12 (4.53%) Publishing
3 12 (4.53%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.15%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.77%) Military
6 9 (3.40%) Banking
6 9 (3.40%) Legal
7 8 (3.02%) Local Government
7 8 (3.02%) Marketing
8 3 (1.13%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.75%) Electronics
9 2 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.38%) Automotive
10 1 (0.38%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (16.23%) .NET
2 28 (10.57%) HTML
3 26 (9.81%) CSS
4 23 (8.68%) Middleware
5 21 (7.92%) jQuery
6 18 (6.79%) Spring
7 16 (6.04%) XML
8 14 (5.28%) AngularJS
8 14 (5.28%) Node.js
8 14 (5.28%) REST
9 12 (4.53%) CSS3
9 12 (4.53%) HTML5
9 12 (4.53%) Java EE
10 10 (3.77%) Apache Camel
10 10 (3.77%) Hibernate
10 10 (3.77%) J2EE
10 10 (3.77%) Web Services
11 9 (3.40%) ASP.NET
11 9 (3.40%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (3.40%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 36 (13.58%) Computer Science
2 34 (12.83%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (10.57%) Enterprise Software
4 24 (9.06%) Data Structures
5 23 (8.68%) Algorithms
6 14 (5.28%) Management Information System
7 13 (4.91%) Data Centre
8 12 (4.53%) Visualisation
9 11 (4.15%) Data Integration
9 11 (4.15%) PKI
10 9 (3.40%) Mobile App
11 7 (2.64%) FlexPod
11 7 (2.64%) N-Tier
12 5 (1.89%) iPad
13 4 (1.51%) Private Cloud
13 4 (1.51%) Virtual Team
14 3 (1.13%) Digital Media
14 3 (1.13%) Mathematics
14 3 (1.13%) New Media
14 3 (1.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.40%) Apple iOS
2 7 (2.64%) Linux
3 5 (1.89%) Android
4 4 (1.51%) Solaris
4 4 (1.51%) Windows
5 3 (1.13%) OpenVMS
5 3 (1.13%) Unix
6 1 (0.38%) CentOS
6 1 (0.38%) Debian
6 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (18.49%) Scrum
3 44 (16.60%) DevOps
4 40 (15.09%) Presales
5 38 (14.34%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 33 (12.45%) SOA
7 33 (12.45%) TOGAF
8 29 (10.94%) Automated Testing
8 29 (10.94%) OO
9 28 (10.57%) Kanban
9 28 (10.57%) Open Source
9 28 (10.57%) RUP
10 26 (9.81%) Enterprise Architecture
11 24 (9.06%) Risk Management
12 23 (8.68%) Analytics
12 23 (8.68%) OOA/OOD
13 22 (8.30%) ITIL
13 22 (8.30%) SDLC
14 19 (7.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 70 (26.42%) Java
2 69 (26.04%) C#
3 47 (17.74%) PHP
4 31 (11.70%) JavaScript
5 26 (9.81%) SQL
6 16 (6.04%) Python
6 16 (6.04%) Ruby
7 12 (4.53%) C
8 9 (3.40%) Bash Shell
8 9 (3.40%) Perl
9 7 (2.64%) C++
10 5 (1.89%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.51%) Apple Swift
11 4 (1.51%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.51%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.13%) Clojure
12 3 (1.13%) Scala
13 1 (0.38%) Go
13 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.38%) X++
Qualifications
1 40 (15.09%) Degree
2 9 (3.40%) DV Cleared
2 9 (3.40%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.51%) CISSP
4 3 (1.13%) CCDP
4 3 (1.13%) CCIE
4 3 (1.13%) CISM
4 3 (1.13%) ISEB
4 3 (1.13%) ISSAP
4 3 (1.13%) MCSE
4 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.75%) CCNP
5 2 (0.75%) MCSA
6 1 (0.38%) CCA
6 1 (0.38%) CCNA
6 1 (0.38%) CEH
6 1 (0.38%) ISACA
6 1 (0.38%) RHCA
6 1 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.91%) QA
2 8 (3.02%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.51%) SEPA
4 3 (1.13%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.75%) COBIT
6 1 (0.38%) GCP
6 1 (0.38%) GPG13
6 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.38%) MiFID
System Software
1 20 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (4.91%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.89%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (1.51%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.51%) Docker
5 2 (0.75%) vCloud
6 1 (0.38%) KVM
6 1 (0.38%) Varnish
6 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (1.51%) Ansible
1 4 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.51%) Puppet
2 1 (0.38%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.38%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (13.21%) VMware
2 22 (8.30%) Microsoft
3 18 (6.79%) Oracle
4 12 (4.53%) Cisco
5 10 (3.77%) NetApp
5 10 (3.77%) Rackspace
6 9 (3.40%) Google
7 7 (2.64%) Teradata
8 6 (2.26%) Citrix
8 6 (2.26%) HP
8 6 (2.26%) IBM
9 5 (1.89%) AppSense
9 5 (1.89%) SAP
9 5 (1.89%) Symantec
9 5 (1.89%) Veeam
10 4 (1.51%) JD Edwards
11 3 (1.13%) Zend
12 2 (0.75%) Apiary
12 2 (0.75%) Cloudera
12 2 (0.75%) Hortonworks
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Salary: £60,000 - £80,000k base, bonus & a fantastic range of additional benef
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
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Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
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Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
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Salary: £58000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car Allowance
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Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £68,000 - £110,000 + extensive benefits package
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