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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 173 161 170
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 12 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% 0.47% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.50% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 12
Average salary £57,000 £70,000 £53,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% +31.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £70,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,100 £70,000 £74,250
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £70,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +27.27%
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
3850 3820 3695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.76% 94.65% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3171 3330 3243
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 - 2 £52,000 - 2
Senior Architect
North West

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 8 (33.33%) Logistics
2 8 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (33.33%) SAP AFS
2 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Middleware
2 8 (33.33%) ERP
2 8 (33.33%) SAP
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco
4 5 (20.83%) Juniper
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
4 5 (20.83%) Firewall
4 5 (20.83%) Wireless
4 5 (20.83%) Network Design
4 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
4 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
4 5 (20.83%) F5
5 4 (16.67%) VMware
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.33%) SAN
7 2 (8.33%) NetApp
7 2 (8.33%) Internet
7 2 (8.33%) Dell
7 2 (8.33%) IIS
7 2 (8.33%) MySQL
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle
7 2 (8.33%) Java
7 2 (8.33%) Windows

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (8.33%) IIS
1 2 (8.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 8 (33.33%) SAP AFS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon S3
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Firewall
1 5 (20.83%) Wireless
2 2 (8.33%) IPsec
2 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
2 2 (8.33%) NAS
2 2 (8.33%) SNMP
2 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) FlexPod
2 1 (4.17%) ASIC
2 1 (4.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) Debian
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) ERP
1 8 (33.33%) Logistics
1 8 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Network Design
3 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.33%) OOD
4 2 (8.33%) ETL
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) TDD
4 2 (8.33%) Data Management
4 2 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (8.33%) Analytics
4 2 (8.33%) Master Data Management
4 2 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (4.17%) Data Governance
5 1 (4.17%) Data Transformation
5 1 (4.17%) Markov Chain
5 1 (4.17%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C
2 1 (4.17%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) NCIE
3 2 (8.33%) VCP5
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.33%) vSphere
1 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (8.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
1 2 (8.33%) SCOM
1 2 (8.33%) OpenNMS
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
1 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) SAP
2 7 (29.17%) Cisco
3 5 (20.83%) Juniper
3 5 (20.83%) F5
4 4 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (8.33%) Veeam
5 2 (8.33%) Acronis
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle
5 2 (8.33%) NetApp
5 2 (8.33%) Dell
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Salary: benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £47,000 to £57,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago