Period
to 19 June 2019

The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

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

Technical Architect
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 135 160 145
Rank change year-on-year +25 -15 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 9 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.44% 0.58% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.60% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 5
Cheshire median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +27.27% +22.22%
10th Percentile £51,500 £64,125 £53,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £78,500 £78,750
North West median annual salary £74,327 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +6.18% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 1,965 3,002 2,393
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.47% 96.28% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,445 2,256 1,871
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,750 £67,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured Technical Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Cheshire

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Technical Architect in Cheshire

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architect in Cheshire over the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Technical Architect in Cheshire

Technical 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 Technical Architect within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 19 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +6 5 £65,000 - 1
Knutsford +19 2 - -
Wilmslow - 2 £55,000 -
Technical Architect
North West

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, Technical Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (77.78%) Office 365
2 5 (55.56%) DMVPN
2 5 (55.56%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (55.56%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (55.56%) CASB
2 5 (55.56%) SIEM
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) PKI
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Migration
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Technology Roadmap
4 2 (22.22%) Public Cloud
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Data Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Data Science
4 2 (22.22%) MariaDB
4 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (22.22%) Degree

Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (77.78%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DMVPN
2 2 (22.22%) DMZ
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MariaDB
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Hybrid Cloud
1 5 (55.56%) PKI
1 5 (55.56%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
2 2 (22.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
1 5 (55.56%) SIEM
2 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (44.44%) Technology Roadmap
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Data Science
3 2 (22.22%) Data Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) CASB
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) VMware