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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 77 62 73
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 122 155 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.50% 4.37% 3.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.59% 4.53% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 94 96 95
Median salary £70,000 £62,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.44% +13.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
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 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
3398 3425 3811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.56% 96.61% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2902 2798 3137
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 May 2016.

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 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stockport +19 6 £55,000 -14.72% 1
Salford +16 5 £85,000 +30.76%
Bolton +12 4 - -
Architect
North West

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 80 (34.78%) .NET
2 76 (33.04%) TOGAF
3 54 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (21.74%) Finance
5 48 (20.87%) Java
6 47 (20.43%) C#
7 36 (15.65%) SOA
8 33 (14.35%) Presales
9 32 (13.91%) Degree
10 30 (13.04%) Microsoft
11 29 (12.61%) SQL
12 28 (12.17%) ASP.NET
12 28 (12.17%) Enterprise Architecture
13 27 (11.74%) J2EE
14 24 (10.43%) Banking
15 23 (10.00%) Web Services
16 22 (9.57%) HTML
16 22 (9.57%) SQL Server
16 22 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (9.13%) SaaS
17 21 (9.13%) Retail
17 21 (9.13%) Stakeholder Management
18 19 (8.26%) MVC
19 18 (7.83%) SOAP
19 18 (7.83%) CSS
19 18 (7.83%) Security Architecture
20 17 (7.39%) XML
21 16 (6.96%) Requirements Analysis
21 16 (6.96%) Oracle
21 16 (6.96%) Continuous Integration

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 10 (4.35%) CMS
1 10 (4.35%) JBoss
1 10 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
1 10 (4.35%) Tomcat
1 10 (4.35%) Umbraco
2 9 (3.91%) Alfresco
2 9 (3.91%) Liferay
3 8 (3.48%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.61%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.74%) Apache
6 3 (1.30%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.87%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.43%) IIS
8 1 (0.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (6.52%) MS Office
2 8 (3.48%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (3.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.43%) HFM
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (0.43%) SAP BPC
1 1 (0.43%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.43%) SAP EHS
1 1 (0.43%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.43%) SAP MM
1 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.13%) SaaS
2 7 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.61%) Office 365
4 3 (1.30%) IaaS
5 2 (0.87%) PaaS
6 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.43%) Force.com
6 1 (0.43%) Heroku
6 1 (0.43%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.35%) WAN
2 6 (2.61%) Firewall
3 4 (1.74%) LAN
4 3 (1.30%) DNS
4 3 (1.30%) Network Security
4 3 (1.30%) VPN
5 2 (0.87%) MPLS
5 2 (0.87%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.87%) VoIP
6 1 (0.43%) DHCP
6 1 (0.43%) H.323
6 1 (0.43%) Internet
6 1 (0.43%) PBX
6 1 (0.43%) PSTN
6 1 (0.43%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.43%) Skype
6 1 (0.43%) SS7
6 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.43%) VLAN
6 1 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.96%) Big Data
3 12 (5.22%) NoSQL
4 10 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 9 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (2.17%) Power BI
7 5 (2.17%) PowerPivot
7 5 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.74%) DB2
9 3 (1.30%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.30%) MySQL
10 2 (0.87%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 16 (6.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (5.22%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.30%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.30%) IntelliJ
3 3 (1.30%) JUnit
3 3 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.30%) Selenium
4 2 (0.87%) Git (software)
General
1 50 (21.74%) Finance
2 24 (10.43%) Banking
3 21 (9.13%) Retail
4 14 (6.09%) Marketing
5 8 (3.48%) Games
6 4 (1.74%) Billing
7 3 (1.30%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.87%) Legal
8 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.43%) Back Office
9 1 (0.43%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (34.78%) .NET
2 28 (12.17%) ASP.NET
3 27 (11.74%) J2EE
4 23 (10.00%) Web Services
5 22 (9.57%) HTML
6 18 (7.83%) CSS
6 18 (7.83%) SOAP
7 17 (7.39%) XML
8 13 (5.65%) Java EE
8 13 (5.65%) WPF
9 12 (5.22%) REST
9 12 (5.22%) XSLT
10 11 (4.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (4.35%) HTML5
11 10 (4.35%) jQuery
12 7 (3.04%) CSS3
12 7 (3.04%) JDBC
13 6 (2.61%) Hibernate
14 5 (2.17%) MDX
14 5 (2.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.96%) Data Centre
3 15 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (4.78%) Visualisation
5 10 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.61%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.74%) User Experience
8 3 (1.30%) FMCG
8 3 (1.30%) iPad
8 3 (1.30%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.87%) FlexPod
9 2 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.87%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.87%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.87%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.87%) W3C
10 1 (0.43%) CESG
10 1 (0.43%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.43%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.43%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.78%) Windows
2 5 (2.17%) Unix
3 3 (1.30%) Linux
4 2 (0.87%) AIX
4 2 (0.87%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.43%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (33.04%) TOGAF
2 54 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (15.65%) SOA
4 33 (14.35%) Presales
5 28 (12.17%) Enterprise Architecture
6 21 (9.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (8.26%) MVC
8 18 (7.83%) Security Architecture
9 16 (6.96%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (6.96%) Requirements Analysis
9 16 (6.96%) SDLC
10 15 (6.52%) OOD
11 14 (6.09%) Content Management
11 14 (6.09%) CRM
11 14 (6.09%) TDD
12 12 (5.22%) Data Modelling
12 12 (5.22%) Information Security
12 12 (5.22%) People Management
13 11 (4.78%) Continuous Delivery
13 11 (4.78%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 48 (20.87%) Java
2 47 (20.43%) C#
3 29 (12.61%) SQL
4 14 (6.09%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.91%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.04%) Scala
7 5 (2.17%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.74%) C
9 2 (0.87%) ABAP
9 2 (0.87%) Perl
9 2 (0.87%) Python
9 2 (0.87%) Ruby
9 2 (0.87%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (13.91%) Degree
2 9 (3.91%) CISM
2 9 (3.91%) CISSP
3 6 (2.61%) MBA
4 3 (1.30%) ISEB
4 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.30%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.87%) MCTS
6 1 (0.43%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.43%) CLAS
6 1 (0.43%) GIAC
6 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.43%) MCITP
6 1 (0.43%) NCDA
6 1 (0.43%) NCIE
6 1 (0.43%) PCI QSA
6 1 (0.43%) RHCE
6 1 (0.43%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.74%) PCI DSS
1 4 (1.74%) QA
2 3 (1.30%) COBIT
2 3 (1.30%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.43%) PA-DSS
3 1 (0.43%) RMADS
3 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.04%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.30%) Docker
4 2 (0.87%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.43%) vCloud
5 1 (0.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (2.61%) Puppet
2 3 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.43%) Ansible
Vendors
1 30 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.96%) Oracle
3 11 (4.78%) Sitecore
4 10 (4.35%) Cisco
4 10 (4.35%) EPiServer
5 9 (3.91%) VMware
6 7 (3.04%) Citrix
7 6 (2.61%) HP
7 6 (2.61%) NetApp
8 5 (2.17%) SAP
9 3 (1.30%) Juniper
9 3 (1.30%) Teradata
9 3 (1.30%) webMethods
10 2 (0.87%) IBM
10 2 (0.87%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.87%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.87%) Symantec
10 2 (0.87%) Twitter
10 2 (0.87%) Veeam
11 1 (0.43%) Chordiant
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Quarterly Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000 - £65,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mason Frank International
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + pension, health care
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + 5K Car allow + Excellent and achievable bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £110,000 per annum Benefits and Excellent Training and
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £85000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Salary: £Attractive Base plus Bonus, 28 days hols, pension sheme, share scheme
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Salary: £Attractive, plus car, bonus, share scheme, healthcare, pension etc
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £75000 per annum + £4200 Car Allowance plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago