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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 218 222 232
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 35 21 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.55% 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.31% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 33 16 18
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +12.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £75,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
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
6117 6717 6971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.25% 95.47% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4889 5420 5859
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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 +15 21 £61,500 -1.60% 2
Cumbria - 11 £62,500 - 1
Cheshire -2 3 £62,500 -3.84% 5
Technical Architect
England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 33 (49.25%) Citrix
2 30 (44.78%) VMware
3 29 (43.28%) Windows
4 28 (41.79%) Microsoft
5 25 (37.31%) Technical Architecture
6 24 (35.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (32.84%) Cisco
8 18 (26.87%) Oracle
9 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
9 16 (23.88%) HP
9 16 (23.88%) Migration
10 15 (22.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 15 (22.39%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (20.90%) SQL
11 14 (20.90%) .NET
12 13 (19.40%) VLAN
12 13 (19.40%) Load Balancing
12 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (16.42%) Finance
13 11 (16.42%) Web Services
13 11 (16.42%) SharePoint
13 11 (16.42%) Security Cleared
14 10 (14.93%) SC Cleared
14 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET
14 10 (14.93%) Java
14 10 (14.93%) Active Directory
14 10 (14.93%) UNIX
14 10 (14.93%) LAN
15 9 (13.43%) WAN
15 9 (13.43%) EMC

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 11 (16.42%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.94%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 8 (11.94%) Office Communications Server
3 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
4 6 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.97%) IIS
6 3 (4.48%) Apache
7 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.99%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.40%) VLAN
2 10 (14.93%) LAN
3 9 (13.43%) WAN
4 7 (10.45%) Firewall
5 6 (8.96%) Network Security
6 4 (5.97%) Internet
7 3 (4.48%) DHCP
7 3 (4.48%) FTP
7 3 (4.48%) DNS
8 2 (2.99%) MPLS
8 2 (2.99%) BGP
9 1 (1.49%) WLAN
9 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) MSI
2 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.49%) PowerBuilder
General
1 11 (16.42%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Local Government
2 2 (2.99%) Back Office
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.90%) .NET
2 11 (16.42%) Web Services
3 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET
4 7 (10.45%) Application Packaging
5 6 (8.96%) XML
6 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.99%) Spring
7 2 (2.99%) CSS
7 2 (2.99%) HTML
7 2 (2.99%) J2EE
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (1.49%) XSLT
8 1 (1.49%) Middleware
8 1 (1.49%) WinForms
8 1 (1.49%) jQuery
8 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) FlexPod
2 3 (4.48%) Data Integration
2 3 (4.48%) Public Cloud
2 3 (4.48%) BYOD
2 3 (4.48%) CMDB
3 2 (2.99%) New Media
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.49%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (43.28%) Windows
2 10 (14.93%) UNIX
3 8 (11.94%) AIX
3 8 (11.94%) Solaris
3 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.99%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.31%) Technical Architecture
2 16 (23.88%) Migration
3 13 (19.40%) Load Balancing
3 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.94%) Data Management
4 8 (11.94%) MVC
5 7 (10.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (10.45%) Project Management
5 7 (10.45%) Business Continuity
6 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
6 5 (7.46%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (7.46%) E-Commerce
6 5 (7.46%) SOA
6 5 (7.46%) TOGAF
7 4 (5.97%) Business Analysis
7 4 (5.97%) Service Management
7 4 (5.97%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.48%) Software Architecture
8 3 (4.48%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (4.48%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.90%) SQL
2 10 (14.93%) Java
3 8 (11.94%) C#
4 7 (10.45%) C
5 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.48%) PHP
7 1 (1.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (22.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 15 (22.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (16.42%) Security Cleared
3 10 (14.93%) SC Cleared
4 9 (13.43%) MCSE
5 8 (11.94%) MCSD
5 8 (11.94%) CCA
5 8 (11.94%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (11.94%) CCEA
6 6 (8.96%) MCTS
6 6 (8.96%) NCDA
7 3 (4.48%) NCIE
7 3 (4.48%) VCAP
7 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.48%) CCNA
7 3 (4.48%) Degree
8 2 (2.99%) CCNP
9 1 (1.49%) MCSA
9 1 (1.49%) MCP
9 1 (1.49%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (35.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (14.93%) Active Directory
3 7 (10.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) AppDNA
1 7 (10.45%) SCCM
2 3 (4.48%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 33 (49.25%) Citrix
2 30 (44.78%) VMware
3 28 (41.79%) Microsoft
4 22 (32.84%) Cisco
5 18 (26.87%) Oracle
6 16 (23.88%) HP
7 9 (13.43%) EMC
7 9 (13.43%) NetApp
8 7 (10.45%) Veeam
8 7 (10.45%) Symantec
9 5 (7.46%) IBM
9 5 (7.46%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.99%) AppSense
11 1 (1.49%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (1.49%) Sybase
11 1 (1.49%) Cognos
11 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.49%) Capita
11 1 (1.49%) Hyland
Lymm
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + benefits, car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, health insurance
Posted: 6 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £0. - £1 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago