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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 221 218 235
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 22 42 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.36% 0.64% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.72% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 19
Median salary £52,500 £54,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £38,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
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
5407 5835 6299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.00% 88.61% 85.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4511 4830 5001
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 12 £62,500 +23.84% 2
Cheshire +25 7 £40,000 -25.58% 1
Lancashire +7 2 £42,500 -
Cumbria - 1 £52,500 -
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 22 (34.38%) Degree
2 21 (32.81%) Project Management
2 21 (32.81%) SQL Server
3 19 (29.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (28.13%) ITIL
5 17 (26.56%) Finance
5 17 (26.56%) Service Delivery
6 16 (25.00%) Service Management
6 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 15 (23.44%) CRM
7 15 (23.44%) C#
7 15 (23.44%) SQL
7 15 (23.44%) .NET
7 15 (23.44%) MySQL
7 15 (23.44%) VMware
8 14 (21.88%) TOGAF
9 13 (20.31%) Oracle
9 13 (20.31%) MS Excel
10 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
10 12 (18.75%) Cisco
10 12 (18.75%) Juniper
10 12 (18.75%) ITIL V3
10 12 (18.75%) Data Centre
10 12 (18.75%) Presales
11 11 (17.19%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (17.19%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (17.19%) HTML
11 11 (17.19%) CSS
12 10 (15.63%) XML
12 10 (15.63%) Citrix

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 9 (14.06%) IIS
2 5 (7.81%) Drupal
2 5 (7.81%) Joomla!
2 5 (7.81%) Moodle
2 5 (7.81%) WordPress
3 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.13%) Apache
4 2 (3.13%) nginx
4 2 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (20.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (12.50%) IaaS
2 8 (12.50%) PaaS
3 2 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.13%) Office 365
4 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) Extranet
1 5 (7.81%) Internet
1 5 (7.81%) Intranet
2 4 (6.25%) Broadband
2 4 (6.25%) LAN
2 4 (6.25%) Network Security
2 4 (6.25%) VoIP
2 4 (6.25%) VPN
2 4 (6.25%) WAN
3 3 (4.69%) HTTP
4 2 (3.13%) DNS
4 2 (3.13%) SAN
4 2 (3.13%) SSL
5 1 (1.56%) Firewall
5 1 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (32.81%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.44%) MySQL
3 8 (12.50%) DB2
4 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (26.56%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Publishing
3 5 (7.81%) Legal
3 5 (7.81%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.56%) Advertising
5 1 (1.56%) Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Billing
5 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (46.88%) Architect
2 14 (21.88%) Developer
3 10 (15.63%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 7 (10.94%) Enterprise Architect
6 6 (9.38%) .NET Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Applications Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Business Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Junior
7 5 (7.81%) Junior Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Junior Business Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) PHP Developer
7 5 (7.81%) PHP Web Applications Developer
7 5 (7.81%) PHP Web Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Web Applications Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Web Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Development Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Service Architect
8 4 (6.25%) Software Development Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.44%) .NET
2 11 (17.19%) CSS
2 11 (17.19%) HTML
3 10 (15.63%) XML
4 9 (14.06%) jQuery
5 7 (10.94%) .NET Framework
5 7 (10.94%) AngularJS
5 7 (10.94%) Entity Framework
5 7 (10.94%) HTML5
6 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET
6 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (9.38%) Web Services
7 4 (6.25%) JSON
7 4 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (6.25%) WCF
8 3 (4.69%) EDI
8 3 (4.69%) NHibernate
8 3 (4.69%) StructureMap
9 2 (3.13%) CSS3
9 2 (3.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 10 (15.63%) Computer Science
3 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.50%) CMDB
4 5 (7.81%) Client/Server
4 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.13%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.56%) AS400
6 1 (1.56%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.56%) PMI
6 1 (1.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.06%) Linux
2 4 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.81%) Project Management
2 19 (29.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (28.13%) ITIL
4 17 (26.56%) Service Delivery
5 16 (25.00%) Service Management
6 15 (23.44%) CRM
7 14 (21.88%) TOGAF
8 12 (18.75%) ITIL V3
8 12 (18.75%) Presales
9 11 (17.19%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (15.63%) MVC
11 9 (14.06%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (14.06%) Line Management
12 8 (12.50%) Business Development
12 8 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
12 8 (12.50%) Gantt Chart
12 8 (12.50%) IT Governance
12 8 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
12 8 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.44%) C#
1 15 (23.44%) SQL
2 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 7 (10.94%) Java
3 7 (10.94%) PHP
4 2 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (34.38%) Degree
2 9 (14.06%) PMI Certification
3 8 (12.50%) ISEB
3 8 (12.50%) PMP
4 6 (9.38%) SC Cleared
4 6 (9.38%) Security Cleared
5 4 (6.25%) CCNA
5 4 (6.25%) CCNP
5 4 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (6.25%) JNCIP
5 4 (6.25%) JNCIS
6 2 (3.13%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) CISSP
6 2 (3.13%) MBCS
7 1 (1.56%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) QA
2 4 (6.25%) SLA
3 3 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.69%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.56%) ISO27002
System Software
1 11 (17.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (9.38%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) SCVMM
2 4 (6.25%) SCCM
3 2 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (23.44%) VMware
3 13 (20.31%) Oracle
4 12 (18.75%) Cisco
4 12 (18.75%) Juniper
5 10 (15.63%) Citrix
6 9 (14.06%) IBM
7 8 (12.50%) BMC
7 8 (12.50%) CheckPoint
7 8 (12.50%) EMC
7 8 (12.50%) HP
7 8 (12.50%) NetApp
8 6 (9.38%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (3.13%) CA
10 1 (1.56%) Adobe
10 1 (1.56%) NGA Human Resources
10 1 (1.56%) SAP
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