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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 140 167 178
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 38 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.13% 0.38% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.41% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 9
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £61,500 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-1.60% -
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
3186 3696 4053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.02% 94.14% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2633 3039 3517
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 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 - 2 £50,000 -
Technical Architect
North West

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 30 (49.18%) Microsoft
2 20 (32.79%) VMware
3 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (29.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (29.51%) Windows
3 18 (29.51%) Mentoring
4 17 (27.87%) MS Exchange
5 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
6 14 (22.95%) Active Directory
6 14 (22.95%) Business Continuity
7 13 (21.31%) Citrix
7 13 (21.31%) Data Centre
8 12 (19.67%) HP
8 12 (19.67%) IBM
8 12 (19.67%) .NET
8 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
9 11 (18.03%) C#
9 11 (18.03%) Cisco
9 11 (18.03%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (16.39%) MVC
10 10 (16.39%) Java
11 9 (14.75%) Web Services
11 9 (14.75%) Middleware
12 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
12 8 (13.11%) Oracle
12 8 (13.11%) ITIL
12 8 (13.11%) E-Commerce
12 8 (13.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (13.11%) Firewall
12 8 (13.11%) Service Management

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 17 (27.87%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.48%) CICS
3 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.28%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.92%) Office 365
3 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) Firewall
2 7 (11.48%) WAN
3 6 (9.84%) MPLS
3 6 (9.84%) BGP
4 5 (8.20%) LAN
5 4 (6.56%) Network Security
6 1 (1.64%) Wireless
6 1 (1.64%) VLAN
6 1 (1.64%) WLAN
6 1 (1.64%) DHCP
6 1 (1.64%) DNS
6 1 (1.64%) SAN
6 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) Easytrieve
3 1 (1.64%) MySQL
3 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (11.48%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Local Government
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.67%) .NET
2 9 (14.75%) Web Services
2 9 (14.75%) Middleware
3 6 (9.84%) XML
3 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET
4 5 (8.20%) CSS
4 5 (8.20%) .NET Framework
4 5 (8.20%) HTML
5 4 (6.56%) Entity Framework
5 4 (6.56%) WCF
5 4 (6.56%) jQuery
6 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.28%) J2EE
7 2 (3.28%) Spring
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.48%) VSAM
2 7 (11.48%) Mainframe
3 6 (9.84%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (8.20%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) Clustering
5 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.64%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.51%) Windows
2 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (29.51%) Mentoring
2 14 (22.95%) Business Continuity
3 11 (18.03%) Technical Architecture
4 10 (16.39%) MVC
5 8 (13.11%) ITIL
5 8 (13.11%) E-Commerce
5 8 (13.11%) Service Management
5 8 (13.11%) Performance Improvement
5 8 (13.11%) Coaching
6 7 (11.48%) Data Management
7 6 (9.84%) Migration
7 6 (9.84%) Change Management
7 6 (9.84%) SOA
7 6 (9.84%) Project Management
7 6 (9.84%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (6.56%) SEO
9 4 (6.56%) TOGAF
9 4 (6.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.03%) C#
2 10 (16.39%) Java
3 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.48%) COBOL
4 7 (11.48%) JCL
5 6 (9.84%) Assembly Language
5 6 (9.84%) REXX
6 5 (8.20%) C
7 2 (3.28%) SQL
8 1 (1.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (11.48%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (9.84%) CCNP
4 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.56%) MCTS
5 4 (6.56%) NCDA
5 4 (6.56%) CCNA
5 4 (6.56%) CCDA
5 4 (6.56%) VCAP
6 3 (4.92%) VCDX
7 1 (1.64%) CISSP
7 1 (1.64%) MCP
7 1 (1.64%) MCSE
7 1 (1.64%) MCSA
7 1 (1.64%) CCSP
7 1 (1.64%) NCIE
7 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.64%) CCSE
7 1 (1.64%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.64%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
System Software
1 18 (29.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (22.95%) Active Directory
3 6 (9.84%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.92%) vSphere
4 3 (4.92%) vCloud
5 1 (1.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (49.18%) Microsoft
2 20 (32.79%) VMware
3 13 (21.31%) Citrix
4 12 (19.67%) HP
4 12 (19.67%) IBM
5 11 (18.03%) Cisco
6 8 (13.11%) Oracle
7 7 (11.48%) NetApp
8 6 (9.84%) Red Hat
9 5 (8.20%) Symantec
9 5 (8.20%) Veeam
10 2 (3.28%) AppSense
10 2 (3.28%) EMC
11 1 (1.64%) CA
11 1 (1.64%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (1.64%) Cognos
11 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.64%) Novell
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