The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Architect
Rank 187 - 175
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.13% - 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £62,500 - £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
Systems 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
3685 3859 3649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.79% 95.03% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3093 3186 3184
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Systems Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Systems Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Systems Architect
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Systems Architect Salary Trend in Manchester

Systems Architect
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Architect across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Systems Architect Salary Histogram in Manchester

Systems Architect
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (80.00%) TOGAF
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012

Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) TOGAF
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL