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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 176 162 168
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 15 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.37% 0.40% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.42% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 11
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £70,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £72,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
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
3839 3569 3717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.24% 94.22% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3182 3106 3273
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

Senior Architect Salary Histogram in Manchester

Senior 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 Senior Architect within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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 - 3 £52,000 - 1
Senior Architect
North West

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 11 (39.29%) Cisco
3 9 (32.14%) Juniper
3 9 (32.14%) Firewall
3 9 (32.14%) Wireless
3 9 (32.14%) ITIL
3 9 (32.14%) Degree
3 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
3 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
3 9 (32.14%) Network Design
3 9 (32.14%) F5
4 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (28.57%) Logistics
4 8 (28.57%) SAP AFS
4 8 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (28.57%) ERP
4 8 (28.57%) SAP
4 8 (28.57%) Middleware
5 5 (17.86%) VMware
6 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (10.71%) ETL
7 3 (10.71%) SNMP
7 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
7 3 (10.71%) Web Services
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle
7 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
7 3 (10.71%) Internet
7 3 (10.71%) SAN
7 3 (10.71%) Dell

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 2 (7.14%) IIS
1 2 (7.14%) Apache
Business Applications
1 8 (28.57%) SAP AFS
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon S3
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Firewall
1 9 (32.14%) Wireless
2 3 (10.71%) SNMP
2 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) Internet
2 3 (10.71%) SAN
2 3 (10.71%) IPsec
2 3 (10.71%) iSCSI
2 3 (10.71%) NAS
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.14%) Big Data
3 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Middleware
2 3 (10.71%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.57%) ASIC
3 1 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (7.14%) Debian
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
1 9 (32.14%) Network Design
2 8 (28.57%) Logistics
2 8 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (28.57%) ERP
3 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.71%) ETL
4 3 (10.71%) Data Management
4 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.71%) Master Data Management
4 3 (10.71%) Analytics
5 2 (7.14%) Data Governance
5 2 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.57%) Benchmarking
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.57%) Data Architecture
6 1 (3.57%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) C
1 1 (3.57%) C#
1 1 (3.57%) C++
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
1 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
1 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
1 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) NCIE
2 2 (7.14%) VCP5
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) VMware ESX
1 3 (10.71%) vCloud
1 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (10.71%) vSphere
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCOM
1 3 (10.71%) OpenNMS
2 2 (7.14%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Cisco
2 9 (32.14%) Juniper
2 9 (32.14%) F5
3 8 (28.57%) SAP
4 5 (17.86%) VMware
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle
5 3 (10.71%) Dell
5 3 (10.71%) Acronis
5 3 (10.71%) Veeam
6 2 (7.14%) NetApp
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