The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 140 178 183
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 25 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.77% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.25% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 10
Average salary £60,000 £58,750 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.12% +15.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £71,250 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Technical 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
3074 3642 3992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.05% 94.62% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2517 2995 3465
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 £23,000 £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%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Manchester

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Manchester

Technical 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 Technical Architect within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(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
Altrincham - 3 £50,000 -
Technical Architect
North West

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title.

1 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 17 (38.64%) VMware
3 15 (34.09%) Citrix
3 15 (34.09%) Windows
4 14 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 11 (25.00%) Cisco
7 11 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 11 (25.00%) Java
7 11 (25.00%) Business Continuity
8 10 (22.73%) Web Services
8 10 (22.73%) NetApp
8 10 (22.73%) Data Centre
9 9 (20.45%) Mentoring
9 9 (20.45%) HP
9 9 (20.45%) Data Management
9 9 (20.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (18.18%) Migration
10 8 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (18.18%) IBM
10 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (18.18%) Oracle
10 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (15.91%) FlexPod
11 7 (15.91%) XML
11 7 (15.91%) .NET
11 7 (15.91%) C
11 7 (15.91%) LAN

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (6.82%) CICS
5 2 (4.55%) Umbraco
5 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
1 1 (2.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) LAN
1 7 (15.91%) WAN
2 6 (13.64%) Network Security
3 5 (11.36%) Firewall
4 3 (6.82%) MPLS
4 3 (6.82%) BGP
4 3 (6.82%) DHCP
4 3 (6.82%) DNS
4 3 (6.82%) VLAN
5 1 (2.27%) Internet
5 1 (2.27%) SAN
5 1 (2.27%) WLAN
5 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) Easytrieve
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.27%) PowerBuilder
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Local Government
2 2 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) Web Services
2 7 (15.91%) XML
2 7 (15.91%) .NET
3 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.09%) Middleware
5 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.55%) Spring
6 2 (4.55%) HTML
6 2 (4.55%) J2EE
7 1 (2.27%) CSS
7 1 (2.27%) XSLT
7 1 (2.27%) WinForms
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 7 (15.91%) FlexPod
3 3 (6.82%) Mainframe
3 3 (6.82%) VSAM
4 2 (4.55%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.27%) Clustering
5 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.27%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 9 (20.45%) Mentoring
3 9 (20.45%) Data Management
4 8 (18.18%) Migration
4 8 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (15.91%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (13.64%) SOA
6 6 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (11.36%) MVC
8 4 (9.09%) TOGAF
9 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.82%) ITIL
9 3 (6.82%) Service Management
9 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.82%) Performance Improvement
9 3 (6.82%) Software Architecture
9 3 (6.82%) Coaching
9 3 (6.82%) SDLC
10 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) Java
2 7 (15.91%) C
3 6 (13.64%) C#
4 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.82%) JCL
5 3 (6.82%) SQL
5 3 (6.82%) COBOL
6 2 (4.55%) Assembly Language
6 2 (4.55%) REXX
7 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (13.64%) MCTS
3 6 (13.64%) NCDA
4 5 (11.36%) VCAP
5 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (6.82%) CCNP
6 3 (6.82%) CCNA
6 3 (6.82%) NCIE
7 2 (4.55%) VCDX
7 2 (4.55%) CCDA
8 1 (2.27%) CISSP
8 1 (2.27%) CCSP
8 1 (2.27%) MCP
8 1 (2.27%) MCSE
8 1 (2.27%) MCSA
8 1 (2.27%) CCSE
8 1 (2.27%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.27%) JNCIS
8 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
System Software
1 14 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.55%) vCloud
4 2 (4.55%) vSphere
5 1 (2.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 17 (38.64%) VMware
3 15 (34.09%) Citrix
4 11 (25.00%) Cisco
5 10 (22.73%) NetApp
6 9 (20.45%) HP
7 8 (18.18%) IBM
7 8 (18.18%) Oracle
8 7 (15.91%) Symantec
8 7 (15.91%) Veeam
9 6 (13.64%) Red Hat
10 2 (4.55%) AppSense
10 2 (4.55%) EMC
11 1 (2.27%) Novell
11 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
11 1 (2.27%) CA
11 1 (2.27%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (2.27%) Sybase
11 1 (2.27%) Cognos
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Posted: 4 days ago
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