The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Merseyside region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 43 25 39
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 8 33 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.01% 6.88% 4.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 7.17% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 21
Median salary £60,333 £70,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.80% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £65,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,200 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,500 £62,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
+4.80% +0.80%
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
389 460 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 97.49% 95.83% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 320 327 531
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region that featured Architect in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Architect
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -18 6 £75,833 +8.33% 1
Wirral - 2 £54,000 -
Architect
North West

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Facilities Management
3 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) Wealth Management
3 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (20.00%) NGA Human Resources
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (20.00%) IaaS
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) JBoss
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) SaaS
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) IaaS
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
1 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Biotechnology
2 1 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Facilities Management
2 2 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (20.00%) Line Management
2 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) EMC Certification
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Adobe
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) EMC
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) NGA Human Resources
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (20.00%) Software AG
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
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