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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Architect
Rank 251 230 262
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 4 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.054% 0.10% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 13
Average salary £68,000 £44,000 £59,889
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -26.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,400 £44,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,600 £49,250 £65,240
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £53,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-0.94% -7.82%
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
6979 6480 7699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.37% 95.31% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6005 5484 6800
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 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
Cheshire -8 2 £75,000 +37.61%
Manchester -28 1 £61,000 +38.63% 1
Lancashire - 1 - -
IT Architect
England

IT Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) IT Governance
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) MODAF
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) IT Governance
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) MODAF
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 3 days ago