The first table below looks at the demand for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 67 62 76
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 2 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.31% 0.96% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 1.22% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 3
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
525 492 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 82.16% 78.85% 68.46%
Number of salaries quoted 436 430 426
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Technical Architecture
North West

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Merseyside

Technical Architecture
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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 -2 2 £45,000 -
Technical Architecture
North West

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) CRM
2 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 5 (71.43%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Silverlight
4 3 (42.86%) MVVM
5 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
5 2 (28.57%) Lync
5 2 (28.57%) Office 365
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (28.57%) Android Development
5 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
5 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Android
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) NAS
5 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) Lync
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) NAS
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
1 5 (71.43%) WCF
2 3 (42.86%) Silverlight
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) WinForms
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 2 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) CRM
1 5 (71.43%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) MVVM
3 2 (28.57%) Android Development
3 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) OOD
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCTS
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) MCSA
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) MCITP
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (28.57%) XenApp
1 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix