The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills 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 Architecture over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 199 222 199
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -23
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 51 27 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.78% 0.38% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.45% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 40 20 32
Average salary £50,429 £49,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.39% +9.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Technical Architecture
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5623 5954 5806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.15% 83.33% 80.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4563 4732 4929
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in the North West

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in the North West

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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 +28 28 £50,465 -32.71% 4
Cheshire +13 21 £46,250 -15.90%
Merseyside +13 2 £70,000 +55.55%
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 51 (33.55%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (32.24%) Microsoft
3 43 (28.29%) Migration
4 42 (27.63%) Finance
5 39 (25.66%) SQL
5 39 (25.66%) .NET
5 39 (25.66%) SQL Server
6 38 (25.00%) Project Management
7 36 (23.68%) Windows
8 35 (23.03%) C#
9 34 (22.37%) Business Analysis
10 33 (21.71%) Java
11 32 (21.05%) Retail
12 30 (19.74%) Banking
13 28 (18.42%) VMware
13 28 (18.42%) PRINCE2
14 26 (17.11%) ASP.NET
14 26 (17.11%) SharePoint
14 26 (17.11%) Retail Banking
15 25 (16.45%) SOA
16 24 (15.79%) Degree
17 23 (15.13%) Web Services
17 23 (15.13%) Scrum
18 22 (14.47%) JavaScript
19 21 (13.82%) VMware Infrastructure
20 19 (12.50%) Security Cleared
20 19 (12.50%) XML
20 19 (12.50%) MS Excel
21 18 (11.84%) Cisco
21 18 (11.84%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (17.11%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.26%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 8 (5.26%) Office Communications Server
3 7 (4.61%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.32%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.32%) Apache
4 2 (1.32%) WordPress
4 2 (1.32%) Lync
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.66%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.66%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.66%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.97%) MS Office
3 1 (0.66%) MS Project
3 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (9.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (5.92%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.32%) JDE OneWorld
3 2 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (8.55%) Office 365
3 6 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.63%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.63%) Route 53
4 4 (2.63%) Amazon Glacier
4 4 (2.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.58%) VLAN
2 2 (1.32%) DNS
2 2 (1.32%) Firewall
3 1 (0.66%) Internet
3 1 (0.66%) Network Security
3 1 (0.66%) PABX
3 1 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.66%) LAN
3 1 (0.66%) WAN
3 1 (0.66%) FTP
3 1 (0.66%) HTTP
3 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (25.66%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (9.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.95%) MySQL
5 4 (2.63%) Big Data
5 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.66%) DB2
7 1 (0.66%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Selenium
1 2 (1.32%) Cucumber
General
1 42 (27.63%) Finance
2 32 (21.05%) Retail
3 30 (19.74%) Banking
4 26 (17.11%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.97%) Back Office
6 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.32%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Local Government
7 1 (0.66%) Publishing
7 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 53 (34.87%) Architect
2 38 (25.00%) Consultant
3 29 (19.08%) Developer
4 24 (15.79%) Technical Architect
5 18 (11.84%) Analyst
6 14 (9.21%) C# Developer
6 14 (9.21%) Technology Consultant
7 13 (8.55%) Technical Consultant
8 11 (7.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (7.24%) Project Manager
9 9 (5.92%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (5.26%) Technical Manager
11 7 (4.61%) Development Manager
12 6 (3.95%) Infrastructure Architect
12 6 (3.95%) Implementation Analyst
13 5 (3.29%) Team Leader
13 5 (3.29%) Senior Architect
13 5 (3.29%) Technical Design Architect
13 5 (3.29%) Agile C# Developer
14 4 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (25.66%) .NET
2 26 (17.11%) ASP.NET
3 23 (15.13%) Web Services
4 19 (12.50%) XML
5 18 (11.84%) HTML
6 14 (9.21%) CSS
7 12 (7.89%) .NET Framework
8 10 (6.58%) WCF
9 9 (5.92%) Entity Framework
10 8 (5.26%) JSON
10 8 (5.26%) Spring
11 7 (4.61%) jQuery
11 7 (4.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (3.95%) HTML5
12 6 (3.95%) REST
12 6 (3.95%) J2EE
13 5 (3.29%) WinForms
14 3 (1.97%) CSS3
14 3 (1.97%) PhoneGap
14 3 (1.97%) Adobe AIR
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.89%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.63%) Data Integration
3 4 (2.63%) Telematics
3 4 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.63%) Replication
4 2 (1.32%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.32%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.32%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.32%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.32%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.66%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.66%) New Media
5 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.66%) Life Science
5 1 (0.66%) NHS
5 1 (0.66%) Clustering
5 1 (0.66%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 36 (23.68%) Windows
2 11 (7.24%) Linux
3 10 (6.58%) UNIX
4 9 (5.92%) Solaris
4 9 (5.92%) AIX
5 7 (4.61%) Android
5 7 (4.61%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.66%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.66%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (33.55%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (28.29%) Migration
3 38 (25.00%) Project Management
4 34 (22.37%) Business Analysis
5 28 (18.42%) PRINCE2
6 25 (16.45%) SOA
7 23 (15.13%) Scrum
8 18 (11.84%) MVC
8 18 (11.84%) Software Engineering
9 15 (9.87%) Load Balancing
9 15 (9.87%) CRM
10 12 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (6.58%) TDD
11 10 (6.58%) Service Management
12 9 (5.92%) Document Management
13 8 (5.26%) Service Delivery
13 8 (5.26%) Waterfall
13 8 (5.26%) Web Development
13 8 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 39 (25.66%) SQL
2 35 (23.03%) C#
3 33 (21.71%) Java
4 22 (14.47%) JavaScript
5 11 (7.24%) C++
6 6 (3.95%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.63%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.63%) PHP
7 4 (2.63%) C
7 4 (2.63%) Scala
8 2 (1.32%) Python
9 1 (0.66%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (15.79%) Degree
2 19 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 18 (11.84%) SC Cleared
3 18 (11.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (5.92%) MCSE
5 8 (5.26%) CCA
5 8 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (5.26%) CCEA
5 8 (5.26%) MCSD
5 8 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.97%) PMP
6 3 (1.97%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.66%) CISM
8 1 (0.66%) CISSP
8 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.66%) MCSA
8 1 (0.66%) CCNA
8 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.63%) SLA
2 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 21 (13.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.66%) vSphere
3 1 (0.66%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) Plesk
2 1 (0.66%) Puppet
2 1 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.66%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.66%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.66%) SCCM
2 1 (0.66%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (32.24%) Microsoft
2 28 (18.42%) VMware
3 18 (11.84%) Cisco
4 17 (11.18%) Oracle
5 14 (9.21%) Citrix
6 9 (5.92%) HP
7 8 (5.26%) EMC
8 7 (4.61%) IBM
9 6 (3.95%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.97%) NetApp
10 3 (1.97%) Adobe
11 2 (1.32%) Ariba
11 2 (1.32%) JD Edwards
11 2 (1.32%) hybris
11 2 (1.32%) Sencha
11 2 (1.32%) MobileIron
11 2 (1.32%) ATG
12 1 (0.66%) Hyland
12 1 (0.66%) Capita
12 1 (0.66%) Google
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £600.00 - £700.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Manchester City Council
Posted: 16 days ago