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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 180 157 216
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +59
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 44 90 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.81% 1.47% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.67% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 29 80 22
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £40,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £68,853 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+6.79% -6.36%
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
4693 5394 5876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.89% 88.32% 85.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3973 4298 4724
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -25 19 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Cheshire +13 16 £68,853 +58.28%
Cumbria -3 5 £50,000 -20.00%
Merseyside +11 2 £54,000 -22.85%
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 29 (39.19%) Project Management
2 22 (29.73%) Degree
3 21 (28.38%) JavaScript
4 19 (25.68%) SQL Server
4 19 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (24.32%) ITIL
6 17 (22.97%) CSS
6 17 (22.97%) .NET
6 17 (22.97%) C#
6 17 (22.97%) HTML
6 17 (22.97%) Java
6 17 (22.97%) HTML5
7 16 (21.62%) PaaS
7 16 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (21.62%) jQuery
7 16 (21.62%) SQL
7 16 (21.62%) Oracle
7 16 (21.62%) VMware
8 15 (20.27%) SOA
8 15 (20.27%) QA
9 14 (18.92%) Software Engineering
9 14 (18.92%) Cisco
9 14 (18.92%) Juniper
10 13 (17.57%) Microsoft
10 13 (17.57%) MySQL
10 13 (17.57%) XML
10 13 (17.57%) MS Excel
10 13 (17.57%) Scrum
10 13 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (16.22%) AngularJS

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 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.35%) CMS
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (17.57%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (21.62%) PaaS
2 11 (14.86%) SaaS
3 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (10.81%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (10.81%) GitHub
4 8 (10.81%) IaaS
5 2 (2.70%) Office 365
6 1 (1.35%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.81%) SPDY
2 6 (8.11%) Broadband
2 6 (8.11%) Extranet
2 6 (8.11%) Internet
2 6 (8.11%) Intranet
2 6 (8.11%) LAN
2 6 (8.11%) Network Security
2 6 (8.11%) VoIP
2 6 (8.11%) VPN
2 6 (8.11%) WAN
3 1 (1.35%) Firewall
3 1 (1.35%) HTTP
3 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.68%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.57%) MySQL
3 9 (12.16%) NoSQL
4 8 (10.81%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (10.81%) DB2
5 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.35%) Big Data
6 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) Git (software)
1 8 (10.81%) Maven
1 8 (10.81%) Selenium
2 1 (1.35%) Toad
General
1 10 (13.51%) Finance
2 9 (12.16%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.81%) Publishing
4 4 (5.41%) Legal
5 1 (1.35%) Advertising
5 1 (1.35%) Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Billing
5 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (40.54%) Architect
2 18 (24.32%) Developer
3 12 (16.22%) Web Developer
4 11 (14.86%) Technical Architect
5 10 (13.51%) Software Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (10.81%) UI Developer
6 8 (10.81%) UI/UX Developer
6 8 (10.81%) UX Developer
7 7 (9.46%) Analyst
7 7 (9.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (9.46%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (9.46%) Web UI Developer
7 7 (9.46%) Web UI/UX Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Business Analyst
8 6 (8.11%) Consultant
8 6 (8.11%) Junior
8 6 (8.11%) Junior Analyst
8 6 (8.11%) Junior Business Analyst
8 6 (8.11%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.97%) .NET
1 17 (22.97%) CSS
1 17 (22.97%) HTML
1 17 (22.97%) HTML5
2 16 (21.62%) jQuery
3 13 (17.57%) XML
4 12 (16.22%) AngularJS
4 12 (16.22%) CSS3
5 11 (14.86%) ASP.NET
6 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (10.81%) D3.js
6 8 (10.81%) JSON
6 8 (10.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (10.81%) YAML
7 7 (9.46%) WPF
8 4 (5.41%) .NET Framework
8 4 (5.41%) Entity Framework
8 4 (5.41%) NHibernate
8 4 (5.41%) StructureMap
9 3 (4.05%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
3 9 (12.16%) Data Centre
3 9 (12.16%) User Experience
4 8 (10.81%) CMDB
5 6 (8.11%) Client/Server
6 4 (5.41%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.35%) AS400
8 1 (1.35%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.35%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.11%) Linux
2 3 (4.05%) Windows
3 2 (2.70%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.19%) Project Management
2 19 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (24.32%) ITIL
4 15 (20.27%) SOA
5 14 (18.92%) Software Engineering
6 13 (17.57%) Scrum
7 12 (16.22%) ITIL V3
7 12 (16.22%) Presales
7 12 (16.22%) PRINCE2
7 12 (16.22%) Service Delivery
7 12 (16.22%) Service Management
8 10 (13.51%) CRM
9 9 (12.16%) E-Commerce
9 9 (12.16%) Line Management
9 9 (12.16%) TOGAF
9 9 (12.16%) Workflow
10 8 (10.81%) IT Governance
10 8 (10.81%) Microservices
10 8 (10.81%) Mobile Development
10 8 (10.81%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.38%) JavaScript
2 17 (22.97%) C#
2 17 (22.97%) Java
3 16 (21.62%) SQL
4 7 (9.46%) PHP
5 5 (6.76%) C
6 3 (4.05%) C++
6 3 (4.05%) Scala
7 2 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (29.73%) 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
4 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.70%) CISSP
7 1 (1.35%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.27%) QA
2 4 (5.41%) SLA
3 3 (4.05%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.35%) ISO27002
4 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.81%) Docker
3 7 (9.46%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) SCVMM
2 3 (4.05%) SCCM
3 1 (1.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (21.62%) Oracle
1 16 (21.62%) VMware
2 14 (18.92%) Cisco
2 14 (18.92%) Juniper
3 13 (17.57%) Microsoft
4 9 (12.16%) Citrix
4 9 (12.16%) IBM
5 8 (10.81%) Atlassian
5 8 (10.81%) BMC
5 8 (10.81%) CheckPoint
5 8 (10.81%) EMC
5 8 (10.81%) HP
5 8 (10.81%) NetApp
6 2 (2.70%) Adobe
6 2 (2.70%) NGA Human Resources
6 2 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.35%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.35%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.35%) Sun
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