The median annual salary for a Senior Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Architect
North West / Cheshire
Rank 87 - 122
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.56% - 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £65,000 - £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £59,000 - £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 - £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £71,500 £67,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +6.71% +3.07%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1036 1243 1689
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 97.00% 95.62% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 846 1059 1294
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire that featured Senior Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Architect in Cheshire

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Architect in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Senior Architect in Cheshire

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Architect in Cheshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Architect in Cheshire

Senior Architect
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Architect within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 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
Sandbach - 2 - - 1
Warrington - 2 £65,000 -
Senior Architect
North West

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Senior Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Senior Architect in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Handset
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) DWDM
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) MS Project
3 2 (28.57%) JDBC
3 2 (28.57%) ODBC
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Network Design
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) Android

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DWDM
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) Java EE
1 2 (28.57%) JDBC
1 2 (28.57%) ODBC
1 2 (28.57%) RESTful
2 1 (14.29%) EJB
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 2 (28.57%) Handset
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Smartphone
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
1 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps
1 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
1 2 (28.57%) Line Management
1 2 (28.57%) Machine Learning
1 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
1 2 (28.57%) Network Design
1 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (28.57%) Network Optimisation
1 2 (28.57%) OO
1 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
1 2 (28.57%) SDLC
1 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
1 2 (28.57%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) EAI
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
Sandbach, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago