The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture 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
Technical Architecture
Rank 166 181 157
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 26 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.68% 0.30% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.35% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 12
Average salary £50,465 £68,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.78% +51.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,750 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -3.84%
Technical Architecture
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3331 3408 3058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 86.59% 83.92% 79.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2789 2738 2630
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Manchester

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Manchester

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Bolton - 3 £37,500 -
Technical Architecture
North West

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 31 (45.59%) Project Management
2 24 (35.29%) Finance
3 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (32.35%) Business Analysis
4 22 (32.35%) Java
5 20 (29.41%) PRINCE2
5 20 (29.41%) Banking
6 19 (27.94%) Migration
7 17 (25.00%) Retail
8 16 (23.53%) Retail Banking
8 16 (23.53%) .NET
8 16 (23.53%) SOA
9 14 (20.59%) SharePoint
10 13 (19.12%) Windows
11 12 (17.65%) C#
11 12 (17.65%) Scrum
11 12 (17.65%) Software Engineering
11 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (16.18%) Office 365
12 11 (16.18%) VMware
12 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
12 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET
13 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
13 10 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (13.24%) REST
14 9 (13.24%) SQL
14 9 (13.24%) TDD
14 9 (13.24%) Spring
15 8 (11.76%) C++
15 8 (11.76%) JavaScript

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (20.59%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.94%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.47%) Apache
4 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (16.18%) Office 365
3 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) HTTP
1 1 (1.47%) DNS
1 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) MS Access
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
General
1 24 (35.29%) Finance
2 20 (29.41%) Banking
3 17 (25.00%) Retail
4 16 (23.53%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (44.12%) Consultant
2 26 (38.24%) Architect
3 12 (17.65%) Analyst
3 12 (17.65%) Technology Consultant
4 10 (14.71%) Technical Architect
5 9 (13.24%) Technical Consultant
5 9 (13.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Principle Consultant
6 7 (10.29%) Enterprise Architect
6 7 (10.29%) Software Consultant
7 6 (8.82%) Technical Manager
7 6 (8.82%) Senior Architect
8 5 (7.35%) Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Java Architect
8 5 (7.35%) Senior Java Architect
9 4 (5.88%) Implementation Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) C# Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (4.41%) Software Architect
10 3 (4.41%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.53%) .NET
2 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET
3 9 (13.24%) Spring
3 9 (13.24%) REST
4 8 (11.76%) Web Services
5 6 (8.82%) XML
6 4 (5.88%) WCF
6 4 (5.88%) WPF
6 4 (5.88%) LINQ
7 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (4.41%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.41%) WinForms
8 2 (2.94%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (2.94%) SOAP
8 2 (2.94%) Java EE
8 2 (2.94%) JSON
8 2 (2.94%) JSF
8 2 (2.94%) JMS
8 2 (2.94%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (2.94%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.35%) Data Integration
3 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.94%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.94%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.47%) NHS
5 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.47%) New Media
5 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.47%) Replication
5 1 (1.47%) Statistics
5 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.12%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) Linux
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (45.59%) Project Management
2 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (32.35%) Business Analysis
4 20 (29.41%) PRINCE2
5 19 (27.94%) Migration
6 16 (23.53%) SOA
7 12 (17.65%) Scrum
7 12 (17.65%) Software Engineering
8 9 (13.24%) TDD
9 7 (10.29%) Data Management
9 7 (10.29%) Programme Management
9 7 (10.29%) Kanban
9 7 (10.29%) BDD
9 7 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (10.29%) DevOps
10 6 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (8.82%) Capacity Management
10 6 (8.82%) MVC
11 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (7.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.35%) Java
2 12 (17.65%) C#
3 9 (13.24%) SQL
4 8 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.76%) C++
5 7 (10.29%) C
5 7 (10.29%) Scala
6 1 (1.47%) PHP
6 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.47%) VBA
6 1 (1.47%) Python
6 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) Degree
1 6 (8.82%) SC Cleared
1 6 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (4.41%) PMP
3 3 (4.41%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.47%) vSphere
3 1 (1.47%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.47%) Puppet
1 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.47%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
1 11 (16.18%) VMware
2 7 (10.29%) Oracle
3 6 (8.82%) IBM
3 6 (8.82%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco
4 1 (1.47%) HP
4 1 (1.47%) EMC
4 1 (1.47%) Ariba
4 1 (1.47%) NetApp
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