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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 214 206 220
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 26 56 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.45% 0.85% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.96% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 22 45 24
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -10.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,001 £55,000 £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
5077 5848 6023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.99% 88.79% 85.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4244 4732 4748
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Technical Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 July 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 -11 17 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Cheshire +15 4 £66,927 +48.72%
Cumbria - 3 £52,500 -
Lancashire - 2 £42,500 -
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 28 (37.84%) Project Management
2 23 (31.08%) Degree
3 20 (27.03%) ITIL
4 18 (24.32%) SQL Server
4 18 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (22.97%) VMware
5 17 (22.97%) Service Delivery
6 16 (21.62%) Service Management
6 16 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (20.27%) MySQL
7 15 (20.27%) SQL
8 14 (18.92%) MS Excel
8 14 (18.92%) Juniper
8 14 (18.92%) Cisco
8 14 (18.92%) Finance
8 14 (18.92%) TOGAF
9 13 (17.57%) Microsoft
9 13 (17.57%) .NET
9 13 (17.57%) C#
9 13 (17.57%) Oracle
10 12 (16.22%) ITIL V3
10 12 (16.22%) Data Centre
10 12 (16.22%) Presales
11 11 (14.86%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
11 11 (14.86%) QA
11 11 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (13.51%) Java
12 10 (13.51%) JavaScript
12 10 (13.51%) CRM

Technical Architecture
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 5 (6.76%) Drupal
1 5 (6.76%) IIS
1 5 (6.76%) Joomla!
1 5 (6.76%) Moodle
1 5 (6.76%) WordPress
2 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.70%) Apache
3 2 (2.70%) nginx
3 2 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.86%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (12.16%) PaaS
4 8 (10.81%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (10.81%) IaaS
5 3 (4.05%) SaaS
6 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.70%) Office 365
7 1 (1.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) Broadband
1 6 (8.11%) Extranet
1 6 (8.11%) Internet
1 6 (8.11%) Intranet
1 6 (8.11%) LAN
1 6 (8.11%) Network Security
1 6 (8.11%) VoIP
1 6 (8.11%) VPN
1 6 (8.11%) WAN
2 3 (4.05%) HTTP
3 2 (2.70%) DNS
3 2 (2.70%) SAN
3 2 (2.70%) SSL
4 1 (1.35%) Firewall
4 1 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.35%) SPDY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.27%) MySQL
3 8 (10.81%) DB2
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.35%) Big Data
5 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.35%) Maven
2 1 (1.35%) Selenium
General
1 14 (18.92%) Finance
2 9 (12.16%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.81%) Publishing
4 5 (6.76%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.41%) Legal
6 1 (1.35%) Advertising
6 1 (1.35%) Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Billing
6 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (45.95%) Architect
2 12 (16.22%) Developer
3 11 (14.86%) Technical Architect
4 10 (13.51%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (9.46%) Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Business Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Enterprise Architect
6 6 (8.11%) Junior
6 6 (8.11%) Junior Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Junior Business Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Network Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Applications Developer
7 5 (6.76%) PHP Developer
7 5 (6.76%) PHP Web Applications Developer
7 5 (6.76%) PHP Web Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Web Applications Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Service Architect
8 4 (5.41%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Software Development Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.57%) .NET
2 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET
2 8 (10.81%) CSS
2 8 (10.81%) HTML
2 8 (10.81%) HTML5
2 8 (10.81%) XML
3 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (9.46%) jQuery
4 5 (6.76%) AngularJS
5 4 (5.41%) .NET Framework
5 4 (5.41%) Entity Framework
5 4 (5.41%) NHibernate
5 4 (5.41%) StructureMap
6 3 (4.05%) CSS3
6 3 (4.05%) EDI
6 3 (4.05%) WPF
7 2 (2.70%) LAMP
7 2 (2.70%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Data Centre
2 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.81%) CMDB
4 7 (9.46%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (8.11%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.70%) User Experience
6 2 (2.70%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.35%) AS400
7 1 (1.35%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.35%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.16%) Linux
2 4 (5.41%) Windows
3 2 (2.70%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.84%) Project Management
2 20 (27.03%) ITIL
3 18 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (22.97%) Service Delivery
5 16 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (21.62%) Service Management
6 14 (18.92%) TOGAF
7 12 (16.22%) ITIL V3
7 12 (16.22%) Presales
8 10 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (13.51%) CRM
8 10 (13.51%) Software Engineering
9 9 (12.16%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (12.16%) Line Management
9 9 (12.16%) PRINCE2
10 8 (10.81%) Business Analysis
10 8 (10.81%) Business Development
10 8 (10.81%) Customer Engagement
10 8 (10.81%) IT Governance
10 8 (10.81%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.27%) SQL
2 13 (17.57%) C#
3 10 (13.51%) Java
3 10 (13.51%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.16%) PHP
5 3 (4.05%) C
6 2 (2.70%) Perl
6 2 (2.70%) Ruby
7 1 (1.35%) C++
7 1 (1.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (31.08%) Degree
2 8 (10.81%) ISEB
2 8 (10.81%) PMI Certification
2 8 (10.81%) PMP
3 6 (8.11%) CCNA
3 6 (8.11%) CCNP
3 6 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (8.11%) JNCIP
3 6 (8.11%) JNCIS
3 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.70%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (2.70%) CISSP
4 2 (2.70%) MBCS
5 1 (1.35%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.86%) QA
2 4 (5.41%) SLA
3 3 (4.05%) Data Quality
3 3 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.05%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.35%) ISO27002
System Software
1 11 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.81%) Hyper-V
2 8 (10.81%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (5.41%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) SCVMM
2 4 (5.41%) SCCM
3 2 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (22.97%) VMware
2 14 (18.92%) Cisco
2 14 (18.92%) Juniper
3 13 (17.57%) Microsoft
3 13 (17.57%) Oracle
4 10 (13.51%) Citrix
5 9 (12.16%) IBM
6 8 (10.81%) BMC
6 8 (10.81%) CheckPoint
6 8 (10.81%) EMC
6 8 (10.81%) HP
6 8 (10.81%) NetApp
7 7 (9.46%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.70%) Adobe
8 2 (2.70%) CA
8 2 (2.70%) NGA Human Resources
9 1 (1.35%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.35%) Sun
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