The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Architect
Rank 221 246 259
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 9 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.15% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.16% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 3
Average salary £68,000 £61,215 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.08% +22.43%
UK excluding London average salary £69,250 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -
IT 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
5497 6371 6840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.10% 96.71% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4652 5081 5504
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,690 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

IT Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IT Architect
Salary Trend in the North West

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

IT Architect Salary Trend in the North West

IT Architect
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Architect across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

IT Architect Salary Histogram in the North West

IT Architect
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Architect within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 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
(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
Manchester - 7 £69,250 -
Cheshire +15 2 £35,000 -42.82%
IT Architect
England

IT Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the North West region that cited IT 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 IT Architect in their job title.

1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 6 (42.86%) Degree
3 5 (35.71%) Security Architecture
3 5 (35.71%) Retail
3 5 (35.71%) CISSP
4 4 (28.57%) CISM
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Unix
6 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (14.29%) DB2
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (14.29%) Information Security
6 2 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (7.14%) SABSA
7 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
7 1 (7.14%) QA
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Network Security
7 1 (7.14%) RMADS
7 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
7 1 (7.14%) PCI QSA
7 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
7 1 (7.14%) PA-DSS
7 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional

IT Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the North West region that cited IT 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 IT Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) DB2
General
1 5 (35.71%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) CESG
1 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
1 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
1 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 5 (35.71%) Security Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Business Development
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) SABSA
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Service Design
5 1 (7.14%) Validation
5 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) CISSP
3 4 (28.57%) CISM
4 1 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (7.14%) CLAS
4 1 (7.14%) GCIA
4 1 (7.14%) GIAC
4 1 (7.14%) PCI QSA
4 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) PA-DSS
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.14%) QA
1 1 (7.14%) RMADS
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) VMware
Liverpool, Merseyside
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