The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 58 75 77
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 242 239 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.15% 3.63% 3.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.25% 3.75% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 178 154 162
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £50,000 £42,298
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £72,400
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5696 6371 6735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.70% 96.79% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4784 5188 5399
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Architect
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Architect Salary Trend in the North West

Architect
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in the North West

Architect
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Manchester -5 150 £67,500 +3.84% 25
Cheshire +23 47 £63,500 +8.08% 1
Merseyside 0 24 £65,000 -7.14% 4
Lancashire +18 9 £47,500 +3.26% 1
Cumbria - 5 £52,500 -
Architect
England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 North West region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 139 (32.71%) Finance
2 98 (23.06%) TOGAF
3 93 (21.88%) .NET
4 84 (19.76%) Java
5 83 (19.53%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (18.12%) Oracle
7 74 (17.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 65 (15.29%) Banking
9 56 (13.18%) C#
9 56 (13.18%) ITIL
10 52 (12.24%) Degree
11 51 (12.00%) CRM
12 49 (11.53%) Microsoft
13 48 (11.29%) Presales
14 46 (10.82%) SOA
15 43 (10.12%) SQL Server
16 42 (9.88%) Data Centre
17 41 (9.65%) Enterprise Architecture
18 38 (8.94%) SQL
19 34 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
20 33 (7.76%) Service Management
21 31 (7.29%) Zachman Framework
21 31 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
21 31 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
22 30 (7.06%) J2EE
22 30 (7.06%) SOAP
22 30 (7.06%) VMware
23 29 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
23 29 (6.82%) Java EE
23 29 (6.82%) Analytical Skills

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 17 (4.00%) JBoss
2 16 (3.76%) Tomcat
3 13 (3.06%) Apache
4 12 (2.82%) CMS
5 9 (2.12%) IIS
5 9 (2.12%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.65%) MS Exchange
6 7 (1.65%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.18%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.71%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.71%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.47%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.47%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (0.47%) Confluence
10 2 (0.47%) Liferay
10 2 (0.47%) Mule
10 2 (0.47%) nginx
10 2 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.18%) MS Office
2 5 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (3.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.12%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.41%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (1.18%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.71%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.47%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.24%) HFM
7 1 (0.24%) SAP EHS
7 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.24%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 31 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (5.65%) SaaS
4 22 (5.18%) IaaS
5 19 (4.47%) PaaS
6 10 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (2.12%) Office 365
8 5 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.47%) GitHub
10 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.24%) Force.com
10 1 (0.24%) Heroku
10 1 (0.24%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.24%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.24%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.76%) VPN
2 13 (3.06%) DNS
2 13 (3.06%) Firewall
3 11 (2.59%) MPLS
4 10 (2.35%) WAN
5 9 (2.12%) SAN
6 7 (1.65%) DHCP
7 4 (0.94%) HTTP
7 4 (0.94%) LAN
7 4 (0.94%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.94%) VoIP
8 3 (0.71%) Network Security
9 2 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.47%) SSL
9 2 (0.47%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.24%) BGP
10 1 (0.24%) EIGRP
10 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.24%) OSPF
10 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (10.12%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.12%) Big Data
3 18 (4.24%) MySQL
4 17 (4.00%) DB2
5 11 (2.59%) MongoDB
5 11 (2.59%) NoSQL
6 10 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (1.88%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.88%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.18%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.94%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.71%) DataStage
11 3 (0.71%) InterSystems Cache
11 3 (0.71%) SAP BW
11 3 (0.71%) Spotfire
12 2 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (0.47%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 6 (1.41%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.18%) Eclipse
2 5 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.94%) Ant
4 3 (0.71%) ERwin
4 3 (0.71%) IntelliJ
4 3 (0.71%) JIRA
4 3 (0.71%) JUnit
4 3 (0.71%) Selenium
5 2 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.24%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.24%) Grunt
6 1 (0.24%) gulp
6 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.24%) MorphX
6 1 (0.24%) Subversion
6 1 (0.24%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 139 (32.71%) Finance
2 65 (15.29%) Banking
3 15 (3.53%) Legal
3 15 (3.53%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.82%) Marketing
4 12 (2.82%) Retail
5 10 (2.35%) Publishing
6 9 (2.12%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.88%) Billing
8 6 (1.41%) Back Office
9 5 (1.18%) Advertising
10 3 (0.71%) Electronics
10 3 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.24%) Games
11 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (21.88%) .NET
2 30 (7.06%) J2EE
2 30 (7.06%) SOAP
3 29 (6.82%) Java EE
4 24 (5.65%) HTML
5 22 (5.18%) REST
6 21 (4.94%) Web Services
7 20 (4.71%) CSS
8 12 (2.82%) ASP.NET
8 12 (2.82%) XML
9 9 (2.12%) jQuery
9 9 (2.12%) JSON
9 9 (2.12%) Middleware
10 8 (1.88%) Spring
11 7 (1.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (1.65%) EJB
11 7 (1.65%) Hibernate
11 7 (1.65%) HTML5
12 6 (1.41%) WPF
13 5 (1.18%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.88%) Data Centre
2 29 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (3.53%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.29%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.82%) Hybrid Cloud
7 10 (2.35%) iPad
8 9 (2.12%) Visualisation
9 8 (1.88%) CMDB
9 8 (1.88%) Public Cloud
10 7 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (1.18%) Life Science
11 5 (1.18%) User Experience
12 4 (0.94%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.94%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.94%) FMCG
12 4 (0.94%) Taxonomies
13 3 (0.71%) IVR
13 3 (0.71%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (5.65%) Windows
2 15 (3.53%) Linux
3 12 (2.82%) Unix
4 9 (2.12%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.47%) AIX
7 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (23.06%) TOGAF
2 83 (19.53%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (17.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 56 (13.18%) ITIL
5 51 (12.00%) CRM
6 48 (11.29%) Presales
7 46 (10.82%) SOA
8 41 (9.65%) Enterprise Architecture
9 34 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
10 33 (7.76%) Service Management
11 31 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
11 31 (7.29%) Zachman Framework
12 25 (5.88%) Open Source
13 23 (5.41%) Business Analysis
13 23 (5.41%) DevOps
13 23 (5.41%) Information Security
13 23 (5.41%) Project Management
13 23 (5.41%) Scrum
13 23 (5.41%) Software Delivery
14 22 (5.18%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 84 (19.76%) Java
2 56 (13.18%) C#
3 38 (8.94%) SQL
4 20 (4.71%) JavaScript
5 9 (2.12%) Scala
6 6 (1.41%) Python
7 5 (1.18%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.94%) ABAP
8 4 (0.94%) PHP
8 4 (0.94%) PowerShell
8 4 (0.94%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.71%) Perl
10 2 (0.47%) C
10 2 (0.47%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.47%) VB
11 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.24%) Ruby
11 1 (0.24%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.24%) VBA
11 1 (0.24%) X++
Qualifications
1 52 (12.24%) Degree
2 18 (4.24%) CISSP
3 15 (3.53%) CISM
3 15 (3.53%) Security Cleared
4 13 (3.06%) PMI Certification
4 13 (3.06%) PMP
5 12 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (2.59%) SC Cleared
7 10 (2.35%) ISEB
8 9 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (1.88%) CCNA
10 7 (1.65%) EMC Certification
10 7 (1.65%) MCSE
11 5 (1.18%) MBA
11 5 (1.18%) Oracle Certification
11 5 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.94%) GIAC
12 4 (0.94%) SANS
13 2 (0.47%) ISSAP
14 1 (0.24%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.82%) QA
2 11 (2.59%) COBIT
3 8 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.88%) SEPA
4 6 (1.41%) SLA
5 5 (1.18%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.18%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (3.53%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.88%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (1.18%) Docker
5 4 (0.94%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.24%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (1.88%) SCVMM
2 7 (1.65%) AirWatch
3 5 (1.18%) Puppet
4 2 (0.47%) SCCM
4 2 (0.47%) WSUS
5 1 (0.24%) Ansible
5 1 (0.24%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.24%) Perfmon
5 1 (0.24%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 77 (18.12%) Oracle
2 49 (11.53%) Microsoft
3 30 (7.06%) VMware
4 28 (6.59%) IBM
5 27 (6.35%) Cisco
6 22 (5.18%) Citrix
7 17 (4.00%) EMC
7 17 (4.00%) SAP
8 13 (3.06%) NetApp
9 11 (2.59%) HP
9 11 (2.59%) Juniper
10 8 (1.88%) BMC
10 8 (1.88%) CheckPoint
10 8 (1.88%) Cognizant
11 7 (1.65%) Software AG
12 6 (1.41%) Hyperion
12 6 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.94%) Informatica
13 4 (0.94%) Sitecore
13 4 (0.94%) Teradata
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