Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Architect was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Architect
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 44 46
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 30 52 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.88% 4.83% 3.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.12% 5.16% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 14
Liverpool median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.29% +14.75%
10th Percentile £47,700 £48,900 £61,275
90th Percentile £77,000 £73,250 £105,000
Merseyside median annual salary £58,000 £62,500 £69,000
% change year-on-year -7.20% -9.42% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. 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
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies in Liverpool with a recognized job title 728 1007 649
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.18% 93.50% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 554 700 511
Liverpool median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,125 £57,500 £62,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.90%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Liverpool

Architect
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Architect in Liverpool

Architect
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Liverpool over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Liverpool

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Liverpool region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 12 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 11 (36.67%) Oracle
3 10 (33.33%) Web Services
4 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (26.67%) Middleware
5 8 (26.67%) ITIL
6 7 (23.33%) Finance
7 6 (20.00%) Degree
7 6 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
8 4 (13.33%) Retail
8 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (13.33%) IT Strategy
8 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
8 4 (13.33%) Java
9 3 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (10.00%) FlexPod
9 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (10.00%) Microservices
9 3 (10.00%) Re-Platforming
9 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 2 (6.67%) Data Architecture
10 2 (6.67%) Big Data
10 2 (6.67%) Analytics
10 2 (6.67%) Service Design
10 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.67%) Coaching
10 2 (6.67%) Creative Problem-Solving

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (3.33%) Apache
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.33%) Power BI
2 1 (3.33%) QlikView
2 1 (3.33%) Snowflake Schema
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) Web Services
2 8 (26.67%) Middleware
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) Ajax
3 1 (3.33%) CSS
3 1 (3.33%) CSS3
3 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.33%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) Mason
3 1 (3.33%) REST
3 1 (3.33%) SOAP
3 1 (3.33%) Spring
3 1 (3.33%) WSDL
3 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 8 (26.67%) ITIL
3 6 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
4 4 (13.33%) IT Strategy
4 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Microservices
5 3 (10.00%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (6.67%) Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.67%) Coaching
6 2 (6.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (6.67%) Data Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) Service Design
6 2 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.33%) CCDE
3 1 (3.33%) CCIE
3 1 (3.33%) CCNP
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Oracle
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Capita
3 2 (6.67%) Citrix
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) BMC
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) NetApp
4 1 (3.33%) Remedy
4 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.33%) Tableau