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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Architect
Rank 165 172 171
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 11 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 0.31% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.33% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 9
Average salary £72,500 £62,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,200 £55,400 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £68,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
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
3133 3668 3973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.17% 94.68% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2573 3016 3438
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 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 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
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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
Bolton - 1 £54,000 -
Senior Architect
North West

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 3 (21.43%) CCEE
3 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (21.43%) XenApp
3 3 (21.43%) XenServer
3 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop
3 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Splunk
3 3 (21.43%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (21.43%) ArcSight
3 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
3 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
3 3 (21.43%) MCITP
3 3 (21.43%) Publishing
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Clustering
3 3 (21.43%) CCA
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (21.43%) CISSP

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (21.43%) IIS
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 3 (21.43%) Publishing
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Clustering
2 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
1 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
1 3 (21.43%) Portfolio Management
1 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
1 3 (21.43%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Network Design
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) SDLC
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
3 1 (7.14%) OO
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) CCEE
3 3 (21.43%) MCITP
3 3 (21.43%) CCA
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (21.43%) CISSP
3 3 (21.43%) MCSD
3 3 (21.43%) MCSE
3 3 (21.43%) CISM
4 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) VCAP
5 1 (7.14%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) XenApp
2 3 (21.43%) XenServer
2 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) vCloud
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Citrix
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Splunk
2 3 (21.43%) ArcSight
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Juniper
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) F5
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