The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Senior Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Architect
Rank 231 238 251
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 15 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.36% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.37% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 15
Median salary £72,500 £70,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,600 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £85,000 £71,200
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
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
5956 6481 7185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.37% 96.93% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5003 5382 5793
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 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

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 25 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Architect within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 August 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 -13 13 £72,500 +3.57% 1
Cheshire +35 2 £60,000 +23.07%
Senior Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Senior 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 Senior Architect in the job title.

1 19 (59.38%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Banking
2 9 (28.13%) Java
2 9 (28.13%) .NET
2 9 (28.13%) SOA
3 6 (18.75%) ITIL
3 6 (18.75%) C#
3 6 (18.75%) Oracle
3 6 (18.75%) SOAP
4 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.50%) EAI
5 4 (12.50%) Advertising
5 4 (12.50%) Change Management
5 4 (12.50%) MVC
5 4 (12.50%) EJB
5 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.50%) CRM
5 4 (12.50%) Data Architecture
5 4 (12.50%) Scala
5 4 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (12.50%) User Experience
5 4 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 4 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
5 4 (12.50%) Presales
6 3 (9.38%) Prototyping
6 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.38%) Coaching
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure

Senior 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 4 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.25%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (6.25%) Confluence
2 2 (6.25%) JBoss
2 2 (6.25%) Mule
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.25%) Umbraco
2 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.13%) Force.com
2 1 (3.13%) Heroku
2 1 (3.13%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) DB2
1 2 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Ant
1 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 19 (59.38%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Advertising
4 2 (6.25%) Publishing
4 2 (6.25%) Retail
5 1 (3.13%) Legal
5 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) .NET
2 6 (18.75%) SOAP
3 4 (12.50%) EJB
4 2 (6.25%) CSS
4 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 2 (6.25%) HTML
4 2 (6.25%) JMS
4 2 (6.25%) MyBatis
4 2 (6.25%) OpenID
4 2 (6.25%) REST
4 2 (6.25%) SAML
4 2 (6.25%) Spring
4 2 (6.25%) Web Services
4 2 (6.25%) XSLT
5 1 (3.13%) CGI
5 1 (3.13%) COM
5 1 (3.13%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (12.50%) User Experience
2 2 (6.25%) Contactless
2 2 (6.25%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Unix
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) SOA
2 6 (18.75%) ITIL
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.50%) Change Management
4 4 (12.50%) CRM
4 4 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 4 (12.50%) EAI
4 4 (12.50%) MVC
4 4 (12.50%) Presales
4 4 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 4 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
5 3 (9.38%) Coaching
5 3 (9.38%) ITSM
5 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.38%) Open Source
5 3 (9.38%) Prototyping
5 3 (9.38%) Security Architecture
5 3 (9.38%) UML
5 3 (9.38%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) Java
2 6 (18.75%) C#
3 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.50%) Scala
4 2 (6.25%) PHP
4 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) CISM
1 2 (6.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) vCloud
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Ansible
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Perforce
3 2 (6.25%) Sitecore
3 2 (6.25%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.13%) Fujitsu
4 1 (3.13%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.13%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
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