The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architect
North West / Cheshire
Rank 90 94 120
Rank change year-on-year +4 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 3 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.28% 0.38% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.40% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Median salary £77,500 £45,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +72.22% -28.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00%  

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 1037 1252 1687
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 97.01% 95.57% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 846 1067 1289
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 £23,500
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%  

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

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
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 3 months to 24 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
Knutsford - 2 - -
Chester - 1 £77,500 -
Technical Architect
North West

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Technical 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 Technical Architect in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) CRM
3 5 (38.46%) SOA
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (30.77%) Software Delivery
4 4 (30.77%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 4 (30.77%) EJB
4 4 (30.77%) SOAP
4 4 (30.77%) Advertising
4 4 (30.77%) ERP
4 4 (30.77%) EAI
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Java
6 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
7 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.69%) Ruby
7 1 (7.69%) QA
7 1 (7.69%) jQuery
7 1 (7.69%) Mason

Technical 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 4 (30.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 4 (30.77%) EJB
2 4 (30.77%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) Mason
3 1 (7.69%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) CRM
1 5 (38.46%) SOA
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (30.77%) EAI
2 4 (30.77%) ERP
2 4 (30.77%) Software Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) ITSM
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) Apex Code
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com