The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Architect
Rank 160 163 184
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 12 26 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.37% 0.68% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.72% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 3
Average salary £54,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+17.39% +21.05%
Data 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
3129 3620 3931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.28% 94.86% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2554 2983 3414
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Architect in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Data Architect
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Data Architect Salary Trend in Manchester

Data Architect
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Architect across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Data Architect Salary Histogram in Manchester

Data Architect
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architect within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 2 £54,000 -
Data Architect
North West

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Data 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 Data Architect in their job title.

1 11 (61.11%) Data Architecture
2 10 (55.56%) Big Data
3 8 (44.44%) Hadoop
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) C++
4 7 (38.89%) Java
4 7 (38.89%) Apache Hive
5 6 (33.33%) Open Source
6 5 (27.78%) Puppet
6 5 (27.78%) NoSQL
6 5 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (22.22%) Web Services
7 4 (22.22%) OO
7 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (22.22%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
8 3 (16.67%) MapReduce
8 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (16.67%) NVQ Level 3
8 3 (16.67%) Ruby
8 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (16.67%) Billing
8 3 (16.67%) Linux
8 3 (16.67%) UNIX
8 3 (16.67%) C#
8 3 (16.67%) MS Office

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Data 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 Data Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) IIS
1 2 (11.11%) nginx
1 2 (11.11%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
1 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon S3
2 2 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (5.56%) SaaS
3 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
1 2 (11.11%) DMZ
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
1 2 (11.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) Big Data
2 8 (44.44%) Hadoop
3 7 (38.89%) Apache Hive
4 5 (27.78%) NoSQL
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
5 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (22.22%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (16.67%) MySQL
6 3 (16.67%) Data Mining
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
8 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
General
1 3 (16.67%) Billing
2 2 (11.11%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Open Source
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Replication
4 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
1 3 (16.67%) UNIX
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) CentOS
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Data Architecture
2 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (22.22%) OO
4 3 (16.67%) MapReduce
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Identity Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (5.56%) Business Development
6 1 (5.56%) Use Case
6 1 (5.56%) Data Management
6 1 (5.56%) Information Management
6 1 (5.56%) OOP
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) C++
2 7 (38.89%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) Ruby
3 3 (16.67%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 3 (16.67%) VBA
3 3 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) NVQ Level 3
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
1 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.56%) HDFS
2 1 (5.56%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Puppet
1 5 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) MapR
3 1 (5.56%) Hortonworks
3 1 (5.56%) Cloudera
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat