The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Systems Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Architect
Rank 253 251 259
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 2 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.031% 0.18% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.19% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 0
Median salary £27,500 £62,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-55.64% -
UK excluding London median salary £59,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+7.27% -15.38%
Systems 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
6156 6449 7028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.69% 96.59% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5169 5358 5801
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 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Systems Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Systems Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Systems Architect
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Systems Architect Salary Trend in the North West

Systems 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 Systems Architect within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 September 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 -15 1 £27,500 -55.64%
Merseyside -15 1 - -
Systems Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Systems 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 Systems Architect in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (60.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) ArchiMate
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) Legal
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services

Systems 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 3 (60.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) MPLS
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) REST
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) ArchiMate
2 3 (60.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Presales
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) VCP6
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) HP