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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 66 61 94
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +33
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 150 156 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.17% 4.36% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.28% 4.50% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 113 100 67
Median salary £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,133 £52,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £69,100
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
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
3507 3465 3786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.61% 96.73% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2984 2872 3076
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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 - 5 £67,500 - 1
Bolton - 2 - -
Altrincham - 1 £55,000 -
Salford - 1 - - 3
Architect
North West

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 92 (34.72%) Finance
2 79 (29.81%) .NET
3 70 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (24.53%) TOGAF
5 64 (24.15%) Java
6 54 (20.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 53 (20.00%) Banking
8 47 (17.74%) C#
9 38 (14.34%) SOA
10 30 (11.32%) Presales
11 29 (10.94%) J2EE
12 27 (10.19%) Java EE
12 27 (10.19%) Microsoft
13 26 (9.81%) Degree
14 24 (9.06%) Enterprise Architecture
14 24 (9.06%) CRM
14 24 (9.06%) Big Data
15 23 (8.68%) ITIL
16 22 (8.30%) SOAP
16 22 (8.30%) Oracle
17 21 (7.92%) SQL Server
17 21 (7.92%) HTML
17 21 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
18 20 (7.55%) Data Centre
18 20 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
19 19 (7.17%) Software Delivery
19 19 (7.17%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
19 19 (7.17%) Business Analysis
19 19 (7.17%) Zachman Framework
20 18 (6.79%) Information Security

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 9 (3.40%) CMS
2 7 (2.64%) Umbraco
3 6 (2.26%) JBoss
3 6 (2.26%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.26%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.89%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.51%) Apache
6 3 (1.13%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.75%) Alfresco
7 2 (0.75%) Liferay
7 2 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.38%) IIS
8 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (1.89%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) HFM
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.38%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.38%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.38%) SAP EHS
2 1 (0.38%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.38%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.91%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.15%) SaaS
4 7 (2.64%) Office 365
5 6 (2.26%) IaaS
6 4 (1.51%) PaaS
7 2 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.38%) Force.com
8 1 (0.38%) Heroku
8 1 (0.38%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.15%) MPLS
2 9 (3.40%) WAN
3 8 (3.02%) Firewall
4 4 (1.51%) DNS
4 4 (1.51%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.51%) VoIP
4 4 (1.51%) VPN
5 3 (1.13%) LAN
6 2 (0.75%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.38%) BGP
7 1 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.38%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.38%) HTTP
7 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.38%) Internet
7 1 (0.38%) Intranet
7 1 (0.38%) Network Security
7 1 (0.38%) OSPF
7 1 (0.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.06%) Big Data
2 21 (7.92%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.40%) MongoDB
4 8 (3.02%) NoSQL
4 8 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (3.02%) RDBMS
4 8 (3.02%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.89%) MySQL
7 4 (1.51%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.51%) DB2
8 3 (1.13%) DataStage
8 3 (1.13%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.13%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.38%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.38%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.38%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.13%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.13%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.13%) IntelliJ
2 3 (1.13%) JUnit
2 3 (1.13%) Selenium
3 2 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 92 (34.72%) Finance
2 53 (20.00%) Banking
3 11 (4.15%) Retail
4 7 (2.64%) Billing
4 7 (2.64%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.26%) Marketing
6 5 (1.89%) Legal
7 3 (1.13%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.75%) Electronics
8 2 (0.75%) Publishing
9 1 (0.38%) Advertising
9 1 (0.38%) Back Office
9 1 (0.38%) Games
9 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (29.81%) .NET
2 29 (10.94%) J2EE
3 27 (10.19%) Java EE
4 22 (8.30%) SOAP
5 21 (7.92%) HTML
6 18 (6.79%) REST
7 17 (6.42%) CSS
8 15 (5.66%) Web Services
9 12 (4.53%) ASP.NET
10 10 (3.77%) XML
11 9 (3.40%) JSON
12 7 (2.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (2.64%) jQuery
13 6 (2.26%) HTML5
13 6 (2.26%) WPF
14 5 (1.89%) Hibernate
14 5 (1.89%) JDBC
15 4 (1.51%) ServiceStack
15 4 (1.51%) Spring
15 4 (1.51%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.55%) Data Centre
2 20 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.26%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.26%) iPad
3 6 (2.26%) Visualisation
4 5 (1.89%) User Experience
5 4 (1.51%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.13%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.13%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.13%) FMCG
6 3 (1.13%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.13%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.13%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.13%) Taxonomies
6 3 (1.13%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.75%) Contactless
7 2 (0.75%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.75%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.64%) Windows
2 5 (1.89%) Linux
2 5 (1.89%) Unix
3 2 (0.75%) AIX
4 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (24.53%) TOGAF
3 54 (20.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (14.34%) SOA
5 30 (11.32%) Presales
6 24 (9.06%) CRM
6 24 (9.06%) Enterprise Architecture
7 23 (8.68%) ITIL
8 19 (7.17%) Business Analysis
8 19 (7.17%) Software Delivery
8 19 (7.17%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 19 (7.17%) Zachman Framework
9 18 (6.79%) Information Security
9 18 (6.79%) Scrum
10 17 (6.42%) MVC
10 17 (6.42%) Security Architecture
11 16 (6.04%) Open Source
12 14 (5.28%) UML
13 13 (4.91%) DevOps
14 12 (4.53%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 64 (24.15%) Java
2 47 (17.74%) C#
3 16 (6.04%) SQL
4 15 (5.66%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.64%) Scala
6 4 (1.51%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.75%) ABAP
7 2 (0.75%) C
7 2 (0.75%) PHP
8 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.38%) Perl
8 1 (0.38%) Python
8 1 (0.38%) Ruby
8 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (9.81%) Degree
2 16 (6.04%) CISSP
3 13 (4.91%) CISM
4 5 (1.89%) MBA
5 4 (1.51%) GIAC
5 4 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.51%) SANS
6 3 (1.13%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.75%) ISEB
7 2 (0.75%) ISSAP
8 1 (0.38%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.38%) CCDP
8 1 (0.38%) CCIE
8 1 (0.38%) CCNA
8 1 (0.38%) CCNP
8 1 (0.38%) MCITP
8 1 (0.38%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.02%) COBIT
1 8 (3.02%) SEPA
2 5 (1.89%) QA
3 3 (1.13%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.75%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.51%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.13%) Docker
4 2 (0.75%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.38%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (1.51%) Puppet
2 1 (0.38%) Ansible
2 1 (0.38%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.38%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 27 (10.19%) Microsoft
2 22 (8.30%) Oracle
3 12 (4.53%) Cisco
4 10 (3.77%) IBM
5 9 (3.40%) VMware
6 6 (2.26%) SAP
7 4 (1.51%) Cognizant
7 4 (1.51%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.13%) Citrix
8 3 (1.13%) HP
8 3 (1.13%) Juniper
8 3 (1.13%) NetApp
8 3 (1.13%) Teradata
8 3 (1.13%) webMethods
9 2 (0.75%) Cognos
9 2 (0.75%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.75%) Fujitsu
9 2 (0.75%) Netezza
9 2 (0.75%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.75%) Twitter
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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