The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Architect
Rank 153 189 177
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 18 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.56% 0.10% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.10% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 8
Average salary £55,000 £66,250 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.98% +23.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £65,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £68,200 £77,250
UK excluding London average salary £67,000 £65,150 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+2.83% +0.23%
Senior 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
3100 3817 3632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.48% 96.51% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2562 3260 3148
Average salary £40,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Architect Salary Trend in Manchester

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Senior Architect Salary Histogram in Manchester

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title.

1 14 (45.16%) TOGAF
2 13 (41.94%) Security Architecture
3 12 (38.71%) People Management
3 12 (38.71%) Java
4 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (25.81%) MODAF
6 8 (25.81%) Games
6 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (22.58%) Performance Testing
7 7 (22.58%) DevOps
8 6 (19.35%) Degree
9 5 (16.13%) C#
9 5 (16.13%) SQL
9 5 (16.13%) .NET
9 5 (16.13%) IBM
9 5 (16.13%) Open Source
10 4 (12.90%) Data Governance
10 4 (12.90%) Banking
10 4 (12.90%) Retail
10 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (12.90%) Data Integration
10 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
10 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
10 4 (12.90%) WinForms
10 4 (12.90%) Service Management
10 4 (12.90%) Finance
10 4 (12.90%) Migration
10 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
10 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
General
1 8 (25.81%) Games
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 4 (12.90%) WinForms
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (6.45%) CSS
3 2 (6.45%) CSS3
3 2 (6.45%) HTML
3 2 (6.45%) HTML5
3 2 (6.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.45%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.45%) W3C
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) TOGAF
2 13 (41.94%) Security Architecture
3 12 (38.71%) People Management
4 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (25.81%) MODAF
7 7 (22.58%) DevOps
7 7 (22.58%) Performance Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Open Source
9 4 (12.90%) Data Governance
9 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
9 4 (12.90%) Migration
9 4 (12.90%) Service Management
9 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (6.45%) High Availability
10 2 (6.45%) MVC
10 2 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (6.45%) TDD
11 1 (3.23%) Security Operations
11 1 (3.23%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) Java
2 5 (16.13%) C#
2 5 (16.13%) SQL
3 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) CISM
3 1 (3.23%) CISSP
3 1 (3.23%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) IBM
2 1 (3.23%) ArcSight
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Splunk
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