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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Architecture
Rank 227 - 265
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.089% - 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% - 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £105,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £95,000 £77,500 £74,000
% change year-on-year
+22.58% +4.72%
Head of Architecture
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
5471 6204 6932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.11% 96.65% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4642 4947 5573
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,690 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Head of Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Head of Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Head of Architecture
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Head of Architecture Salary Trend in the North West

Head of Architecture
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 Head of Architecture within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 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
Manchester - 3 - -
Head of Architecture
England

Head of Architecture Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Head of Architecture 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 Head of Architecture in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Middleware
1 6 (66.67%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) TOGAF
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) SAP
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (33.33%) CRM
4 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) VoIP
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) SAP CRM
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (33.33%) Operations Management
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (33.33%) PABX
4 3 (33.33%) Line Management
4 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (33.33%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (11.11%) Big Data
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching

Head of Architecture 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 1 (11.11%) SAS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (11.11%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) PABX
1 3 (33.33%) VoIP
1 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 1 (11.11%) PowerCenter
1 1 (11.11%) SAP HANA
1 1 (11.11%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) TOGAF
3 3 (33.33%) CRM
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Line Management
3 3 (33.33%) Operations Management
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) Re-Platforming
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) DRM
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) MapReduce
4 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Hyperion
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Informatica
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle