The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Architect
Rank 214 243 250
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 20 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 0.092% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.095% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 11
Average salary £62,500 £62,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.80% -0.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £40,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,750 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -3.70%
Senior 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
5511 6304 6830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.11% 96.72% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4665 5026 5506
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,123
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,750 £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% -

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Senior Architect Salary Trend in the North West

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Senior Architect Salary Histogram in the North West

Senior 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 Senior Architect within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 April 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 +21 16 £62,500 -16.66% 5
Cheshire +28 2 £95,000 +137.50%
Senior Architect
England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title.

1 14 (37.84%) TOGAF
2 12 (32.43%) Security Architecture
2 12 (32.43%) People Management
3 10 (27.03%) .NET
4 9 (24.32%) C#
5 8 (21.62%) Games
5 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (21.62%) MODAF
5 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (18.92%) Finance
7 6 (16.22%) Java
7 6 (16.22%) Retail
8 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
8 5 (13.51%) Scala
8 5 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (10.81%) SQL
9 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
9 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (10.81%) WinForms
10 3 (8.11%) Content Management
10 3 (8.11%) UX Design
10 3 (8.11%) SOA
10 3 (8.11%) CISSP
10 3 (8.11%) CISM
10 3 (8.11%) Progressive Enhancement
10 3 (8.11%) Information Architecture
10 3 (8.11%) Mobile First
10 3 (8.11%) User Experience
11 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (5.41%) Software Delivery

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.70%) Force.com
1 1 (2.70%) Heroku
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
1 1 (2.70%) OpenShift
General
1 8 (21.62%) Games
2 7 (18.92%) Finance
3 6 (16.22%) Retail
4 2 (5.41%) Advertising
5 1 (2.70%) Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) .NET
2 4 (10.81%) WinForms
3 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.41%) CSS
3 2 (5.41%) CSS3
3 2 (5.41%) EJB
3 2 (5.41%) HTML
3 2 (5.41%) HTML5
3 2 (5.41%) jQuery
3 2 (5.41%) SOAP
4 1 (2.70%) COM
4 1 (2.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) User Experience
3 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.41%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.41%) W3C
4 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) TOGAF
2 12 (32.43%) People Management
2 12 (32.43%) Security Architecture
3 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.62%) MODAF
4 5 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.11%) Content Management
6 3 (8.11%) Information Architecture
6 3 (8.11%) Mobile First
6 3 (8.11%) Progressive Enhancement
6 3 (8.11%) SOA
6 3 (8.11%) UX Design
7 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.41%) CRM
7 2 (5.41%) EAI
7 2 (5.41%) High Availability
7 2 (5.41%) ITIL
7 2 (5.41%) MVC
7 2 (5.41%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) C#
2 6 (16.22%) Java
3 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.51%) Scala
4 4 (10.81%) SQL
4 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) CISM
1 3 (8.11%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) vCloud
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Ansible
1 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.70%) SaltStack
2 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
2 1 (2.70%) VMware
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