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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 185 148 182
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 10 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% 0.48% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.51% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 14
Average salary £48,250 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.57% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £41,300 £45,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £73,500
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
3972 3563 4189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.59% 94.89% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3427 3114 3763
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £52,500
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 22 December 2014.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Manchester

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) WPF
2 11 (47.83%) C#
2 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (47.83%) .NET
3 9 (39.13%) Java
3 9 (39.13%) WCF
4 7 (30.43%) MVC
5 5 (21.74%) Finance
5 5 (21.74%) Project Management
5 5 (21.74%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) HTML
6 4 (17.39%) SOA
6 4 (17.39%) Firewall
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
6 4 (17.39%) Tandem
6 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
6 4 (17.39%) Internet
6 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
6 4 (17.39%) Coaching
6 4 (17.39%) Software Architecture
6 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
6 4 (17.39%) Kanban
6 4 (17.39%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (13.04%) Degree
7 3 (13.04%) jQuery
7 3 (13.04%) HTML5

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
1 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
1 4 (17.39%) Internet
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) VLAN
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Ant
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.35%) PowerBuilder
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) .NET
1 11 (47.83%) WPF
2 9 (39.13%) WCF
3 4 (17.39%) HTML
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
4 3 (13.04%) CSS
4 3 (13.04%) jQuery
4 3 (13.04%) HTML5
5 2 (8.70%) CSS3
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.70%) XML
6 1 (4.35%) XSLT
6 1 (4.35%) WinForms
6 1 (4.35%) Spring
6 1 (4.35%) Ajax
6 1 (4.35%) COM
6 1 (4.35%) J2EE
6 1 (4.35%) Web Services
6 1 (4.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Tandem
2 2 (8.70%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (8.70%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) FlexPod
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) MVC
3 5 (21.74%) Project Management
4 4 (17.39%) SOA
4 4 (17.39%) Scrum
4 4 (17.39%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (17.39%) Kanban
4 4 (17.39%) Software Architecture
4 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
4 4 (17.39%) Coaching
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
6 2 (8.70%) Data Management
6 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
6 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) C#
2 9 (39.13%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.70%) COBOL
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) NCDA
2 1 (4.35%) NCIE
2 1 (4.35%) VCAP
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) IBM
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) Citrix
2 1 (4.35%) NetApp
2 1 (4.35%) Symantec
2 1 (4.35%) VMware
2 1 (4.35%) Veeam
2 1 (4.35%) Sencha
2 1 (4.35%) Sybase
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 18 days ago