The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 61 33 34
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 2 24 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.37% 5.01% 6.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 5.15% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 38
Average salary £46,000 £66,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.56% +10.41%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
518 466 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 97.00% 97.29% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 411 402 519
Average salary £36,018 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.21% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Architect
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Architect Salary Trend in Merseyside

Architect
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Liverpool -23 1 £46,000 -31.85% 3
Architect
North West

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited 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 Architect in their job title.

1 13 (44.83%) Manufacturing
2 11 (37.93%) Life Science
3 10 (34.48%) Web Services
4 9 (31.03%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (27.59%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (24.14%) Finance
7 6 (20.69%) Middleware
7 6 (20.69%) ITIL
7 6 (20.69%) SaaS
8 5 (17.24%) Network Management
8 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (17.24%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (17.24%) Adobe
8 5 (17.24%) Project Management
8 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
9 4 (13.79%) Firewall
9 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
9 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (13.79%) PMP
9 4 (13.79%) PMI Certification
9 4 (13.79%) Juniper
9 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
9 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
9 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
9 4 (13.79%) IIS
9 4 (13.79%) Resource Management
9 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (13.79%) Business Transformation
9 4 (13.79%) DevOps

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) IIS
2 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.45%) CMS
4 1 (3.45%) Drupal
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) SaaS
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (6.90%) Force.com
3 2 (6.90%) IaaS
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.45%) PaaS
4 1 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Firewall
2 3 (10.34%) VPN
3 2 (6.90%) Intranet
3 2 (6.90%) Network Security
4 1 (3.45%) NAS
4 1 (3.45%) SAN
4 1 (3.45%) SSH
4 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.45%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (44.83%) Manufacturing
2 7 (24.14%) Finance
3 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.90%) Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Advertising
5 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) Web Services
2 6 (20.69%) Middleware
3 3 (10.34%) .NET
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) COM
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Life Science
2 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
6 1 (3.45%) Clustering
6 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
1 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) Unix
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (20.69%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Network Management
3 5 (17.24%) Project Management
3 5 (17.24%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (13.79%) Business Transformation
4 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
4 4 (13.79%) DevOps
4 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
4 4 (13.79%) Resource Management
4 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (10.34%) CRM
5 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (10.34%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (10.34%) SIEM
5 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.90%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) C
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
3 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) PMI Certification
1 4 (13.79%) PMP
1 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) AWS Certification
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) Docker
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (10.34%) QRadar
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (17.24%) Adobe
3 4 (13.79%) Juniper
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.34%) AlgoSec
4 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
4 3 (10.34%) Cyber-Ark
4 3 (10.34%) IBM
4 3 (10.34%) Intel Security
4 3 (10.34%) Qualys
4 3 (10.34%) Symantec
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle
6 1 (3.45%) Genesys
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) ProCurve
6 1 (3.45%) SAP
6 1 (3.45%) VMware
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