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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
North West / Manchester
Rank 67 73 98
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 154 113 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.06% 3.40% 2.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.20% 3.51% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 123 87 66
Median salary £65,000 £62,000 £60,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +2.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,500 £72,500
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
3666 3222 3777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.75% 96.93% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3084 2663 3199
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -
Architect
North West

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 104 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (25.80%) Java
3 71 (25.09%) C#
4 68 (24.03%) Finance
5 56 (19.79%) Retail
6 55 (19.43%) Degree
7 53 (18.73%) DevOps
8 52 (18.37%) Scrum
9 51 (18.02%) PHP
10 50 (17.67%) Amazon AWS
11 46 (16.25%) VMware
11 46 (16.25%) Enterprise Architecture
12 44 (15.55%) Relational Database
13 43 (15.19%) TOGAF
13 43 (15.19%) RDBMS
14 42 (14.84%) Continuous Integration
15 41 (14.49%) Big Data
16 40 (14.13%) Presales
17 39 (13.78%) .NET
17 39 (13.78%) Computer Science
18 38 (13.43%) SOA
19 36 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
20 34 (12.01%) SQL Server
21 33 (11.66%) JavaScript
21 33 (11.66%) Automated Testing
21 33 (11.66%) Stakeholder Management
21 33 (11.66%) Microsoft Azure
22 32 (11.31%) SQL
22 32 (11.31%) OO
23 31 (10.95%) RUP

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 15 (5.30%) Apache Spark
2 14 (4.95%) Apache Pig
3 12 (4.24%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.47%) OpenStack
5 6 (2.12%) Apache
6 5 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.77%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.41%) IIS
8 3 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.35%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.35%) Mule
9 1 (0.35%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.35%) nginx
9 1 (0.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (6.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.41%) MS Office
3 2 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.35%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.41%) SAP HCM
2 3 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.35%) Maximo
3 1 (0.35%) SAP APO
3 1 (0.35%) SAP MII
3 1 (0.35%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.35%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 50 (17.67%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (11.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (6.01%) Google Cloud Platform
4 16 (5.65%) SaaS
5 11 (3.89%) PaaS
6 9 (3.18%) IaaS
7 7 (2.47%) Office 365
8 6 (2.12%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (1.41%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.35%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.59%) WAN
2 8 (2.83%) LAN
2 8 (2.83%) VLAN
3 6 (2.12%) Network Security
4 4 (1.41%) DNS
5 3 (1.06%) Broadband
5 3 (1.06%) HTTP
5 3 (1.06%) Internet
5 3 (1.06%) SAN
6 2 (0.71%) BGP
6 2 (0.71%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.71%) IPsec
6 2 (0.71%) VoIP
7 1 (0.35%) LDAP
7 1 (0.35%) MPLS
7 1 (0.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (15.55%) Relational Database
2 43 (15.19%) RDBMS
3 41 (14.49%) Big Data
4 34 (12.01%) SQL Server
5 31 (10.95%) NoSQL
6 25 (8.83%) MySQL
7 24 (8.48%) Hadoop
8 23 (8.13%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (6.01%) MongoDB
10 14 (4.95%) Apache Hive
11 5 (1.77%) Amazon Redshift
12 4 (1.41%) Data Mining
12 4 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.71%) DB2
14 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.71%) Impala
14 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.71%) Sqoop
15 1 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (2.12%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.41%) Gradle
2 4 (1.41%) Maven
2 4 (1.41%) MSTest
2 4 (1.41%) NUnit
3 3 (1.06%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.71%) Moq
4 2 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.35%) CircleCI
5 1 (0.35%) ERwin
5 1 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.35%) Travis CI
General
1 68 (24.03%) Finance
2 56 (19.79%) Retail
3 16 (5.65%) Manufacturing
4 12 (4.24%) Local Government
4 12 (4.24%) Military
5 11 (3.89%) Publishing
6 9 (3.18%) Legal
6 9 (3.18%) Marketing
6 9 (3.18%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.77%) Banking
8 3 (1.06%) Electronics
8 3 (1.06%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.35%) Advertising
10 1 (0.35%) Automotive
10 1 (0.35%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (13.78%) .NET
2 30 (10.60%) Middleware
3 26 (9.19%) HTML
4 24 (8.48%) CSS
5 22 (7.77%) jQuery
6 20 (7.07%) Spring
7 18 (6.36%) AngularJS
8 16 (5.65%) Node.js
9 14 (4.95%) CSS3
9 14 (4.95%) HTML5
9 14 (4.95%) Java EE
9 14 (4.95%) XML
10 12 (4.24%) Apache Camel
10 12 (4.24%) Hibernate
10 12 (4.24%) REST
11 11 (3.89%) ASP.NET
11 11 (3.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (3.89%) J2EE
11 11 (3.89%) Web Services
12 7 (2.47%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.78%) Computer Science
2 36 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (9.89%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (9.54%) Data Structures
5 26 (9.19%) Algorithms
6 19 (6.71%) Management Information System
7 14 (4.95%) Data Centre
8 13 (4.59%) PKI
9 9 (3.18%) Mobile App
10 8 (2.83%) FlexPod
11 6 (2.12%) N-Tier
12 5 (1.77%) iPad
12 5 (1.77%) Public Cloud
13 4 (1.41%) Virtual Team
14 3 (1.06%) Credit Risk
14 3 (1.06%) Digital Media
14 3 (1.06%) New Media
14 3 (1.06%) W3C
15 2 (0.71%) Clustering
15 2 (0.71%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.18%) Apple iOS
2 7 (2.47%) Linux
2 7 (2.47%) Unix
2 7 (2.47%) Windows
3 5 (1.77%) Android
4 3 (1.06%) OpenVMS
4 3 (1.06%) Solaris
5 2 (0.71%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.35%) CentOS
6 1 (0.35%) Debian
6 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (18.73%) DevOps
3 52 (18.37%) Scrum
4 46 (16.25%) Enterprise Architecture
5 43 (15.19%) TOGAF
6 42 (14.84%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (14.13%) Presales
8 38 (13.43%) SOA
9 33 (11.66%) Automated Testing
9 33 (11.66%) Stakeholder Management
10 32 (11.31%) OO
11 31 (10.95%) Open Source
11 31 (10.95%) RUP
12 30 (10.60%) Kanban
13 28 (9.89%) Risk Management
14 27 (9.54%) SDLC
15 26 (9.19%) OOA/OOD
16 24 (8.48%) Analytics
16 24 (8.48%) ITIL
16 24 (8.48%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 73 (25.80%) Java
2 71 (25.09%) C#
3 51 (18.02%) PHP
4 33 (11.66%) JavaScript
5 32 (11.31%) SQL
6 16 (5.65%) Python
6 16 (5.65%) Ruby
7 14 (4.95%) C
8 9 (3.18%) C++
9 7 (2.47%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.47%) Perl
10 5 (1.77%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.77%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.41%) Apple Swift
11 4 (1.41%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.41%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.06%) Clojure
12 3 (1.06%) Scala
13 2 (0.71%) Go
14 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 55 (19.43%) Degree
2 9 (3.18%) DV Cleared
2 9 (3.18%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.77%) CISSP
4 3 (1.06%) CISM
4 3 (1.06%) ISSAP
4 3 (1.06%) MCSE
4 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.71%) ISEB
5 2 (0.71%) MCSA
6 1 (0.35%) CCA
6 1 (0.35%) CCDP
6 1 (0.35%) CCIE
6 1 (0.35%) CCNA
6 1 (0.35%) CISA
6 1 (0.35%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.35%) RHCA
6 1 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.95%) QA
2 10 (3.53%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.83%) COBIT
4 7 (2.47%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.35%) GCP
5 1 (0.35%) GPG13
5 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.35%) MiFID
System Software
1 23 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (4.95%) Hyper-V
3 10 (3.53%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.53%) Docker
4 6 (2.12%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.71%) vCloud
6 1 (0.35%) KVM
6 1 (0.35%) Varnish
6 1 (0.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (3.89%) Ansible
1 11 (3.89%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (3.89%) Puppet
2 2 (0.71%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.35%) Mesos
3 1 (0.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 46 (16.25%) VMware
2 29 (10.25%) Microsoft
3 25 (8.83%) Oracle
4 18 (6.36%) Google
5 14 (4.95%) Rackspace
6 11 (3.89%) Cisco
6 11 (3.89%) NetApp
7 8 (2.83%) Citrix
7 8 (2.83%) SAP
8 7 (2.47%) HP
9 6 (2.12%) AppSense
9 6 (2.12%) Symantec
9 6 (2.12%) Teradata
9 6 (2.12%) Veeam
10 5 (1.77%) IBM
11 4 (1.41%) JD Edwards
12 3 (1.06%) Zend
13 2 (0.71%) EMC
13 2 (0.71%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.71%) Talend
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Bonus + 16% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £58000 - £72000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Frazer John Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits £75,000 OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £90,000 + Extensive benefits package
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Salary: £60000 - £80000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare, etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
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ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
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ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £58000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £65000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
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Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000-£95,000 plus package
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