The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 218 217 211
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 26 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.48% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.49% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 17
Average salary £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £40,700 £54,750
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,500 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Technical 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
5465 6672 6306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.93% 96.56% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4584 5653 5289
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in the North West

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in the North West

Technical 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 Technical Architect within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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 +25 22 £77,500 +29.16% 3
Cheshire +7 4 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title.

1 41 (59.42%) .NET
2 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (40.58%) C#
4 24 (34.78%) Java
5 23 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 22 (31.88%) HTML
7 21 (30.43%) CSS
8 16 (23.19%) Degree
8 16 (23.19%) TDD
8 16 (23.19%) Technical Architecture
8 16 (23.19%) CMS
9 14 (20.29%) MVC
10 13 (18.84%) J2EE
10 13 (18.84%) SOA
10 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
10 13 (18.84%) BDD
11 12 (17.39%) NoSQL
11 12 (17.39%) jQuery
12 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (15.94%) SaaS
12 11 (15.94%) Big Data
12 11 (15.94%) E-Commerce
12 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
12 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET
13 10 (14.49%) XML
13 10 (14.49%) SDLC
13 10 (14.49%) Presales
13 10 (14.49%) Marketing
13 10 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (13.04%) EPiServer

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (23.19%) CMS
2 9 (13.04%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (11.59%) Alfresco
3 8 (11.59%) Liferay
3 8 (11.59%) Umbraco
4 4 (5.80%) Lync
4 4 (5.80%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.80%) Office Communications Server
4 4 (5.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.35%) JBoss
5 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.90%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.90%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Office
2 2 (2.90%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.94%) SaaS
2 4 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.80%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.80%) IaaS
3 2 (2.90%) Force.com
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) Internet
2 4 (5.80%) Firewall
3 2 (2.90%) DNS
3 2 (2.90%) GSM
3 2 (2.90%) WAN
4 1 (1.45%) BGP
4 1 (1.45%) LAN
4 1 (1.45%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) NoSQL
2 11 (15.94%) Big Data
2 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.14%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.25%) Lumira
4 5 (7.25%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.25%) SAP BW
4 5 (7.25%) SAP HANA
5 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.90%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.90%) Neo4j
6 2 (2.90%) Power BI
6 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (14.49%) Marketing
2 7 (10.14%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Games
3 4 (5.80%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (59.42%) .NET
2 22 (31.88%) HTML
3 21 (30.43%) CSS
4 13 (18.84%) J2EE
5 12 (17.39%) jQuery
6 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET
6 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (14.49%) XML
8 7 (10.14%) EJB
8 7 (10.14%) JavaBeans
8 7 (10.14%) JSP
8 7 (10.14%) Servlets
8 7 (10.14%) Taglibs
8 7 (10.14%) Web Services
9 6 (8.70%) CSS3
9 6 (8.70%) HTML5
9 6 (8.70%) WPF
10 5 (7.25%) SAP Fiori
11 4 (5.80%) .NET Framework
12 3 (4.35%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Online Games
2 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.70%) Visualisation
3 5 (7.25%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.90%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.90%) Life Science
5 1 (1.45%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.45%) Statistics
5 1 (1.45%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.59%) Windows
2 6 (8.70%) Unix
3 4 (5.80%) Solaris
4 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.45%) Android
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (23.19%) TDD
2 16 (23.19%) Technical Architecture
3 14 (20.29%) MVC
4 13 (18.84%) BDD
4 13 (18.84%) SOA
5 11 (15.94%) E-Commerce
6 10 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (14.49%) Presales
6 10 (14.49%) SDLC
7 9 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (11.59%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (10.14%) Content Management
9 7 (10.14%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (10.14%) Website Architecture
10 6 (8.70%) Service Delivery
11 5 (7.25%) Analytics
11 5 (7.25%) Migration
12 4 (5.80%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 28 (40.58%) C#
2 24 (34.78%) Java
3 23 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.14%) Python
4 7 (10.14%) Ruby
5 3 (4.35%) SQL
6 2 (2.90%) C
6 2 (2.90%) R
6 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (23.19%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) MCSD
2 4 (5.80%) MCSE
2 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.45%) CCDA
3 1 (1.45%) CCNP
3 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.90%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.90%) SCCM
1 2 (2.90%) SCOM
1 2 (2.90%) StatsD
Vendors
1 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.04%) EPiServer
2 9 (13.04%) Sitecore
2 9 (13.04%) VMware
3 8 (11.59%) Citrix
3 8 (11.59%) Oracle
4 5 (7.25%) IBM
4 5 (7.25%) SAP
5 4 (5.80%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.90%) Adobe
6 2 (2.90%) Apigee
6 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.90%) Mashery
6 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.45%) Cisco
North West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension , Medical , Relo
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 23 days ago