The median annual salary for a Lead Architect was £52,205 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Architect
North West / Manchester
Rank 198 174 184
Rank change year-on-year -24 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 1 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.026% 0.24% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.24% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Median salary £52,205 £90,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.99% +125.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £77,500 £70,000 £67,750
% change year-on-year +10.71% +3.32%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3764 3290 3613
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.89% 97.54% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3149 2733 2963
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Lead Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Lead Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Architect in Manchester

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Lead Architect in Manchester

Lead Architect
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Architect within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 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
Salford - 1 £52,205 -
Lead Architect
North West

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Lead 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 Manchester region featuring Lead Architect in the job title.

1 11 (84.62%) HTML
1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (84.62%) SDLC
2 10 (76.92%) DevOps
3 9 (69.23%) jQuery
3 9 (69.23%) Java EE
3 9 (69.23%) C#
3 9 (69.23%) CSS
4 8 (61.54%) MySQL
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle
4 8 (61.54%) C
4 8 (61.54%) Java
4 8 (61.54%) RDBMS
4 8 (61.54%) Middleware
4 8 (61.54%) Degree
4 8 (61.54%) PKI
4 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
4 8 (61.54%) Time Management
4 8 (61.54%) DV Cleared
4 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
4 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
4 8 (61.54%) Spring
4 8 (61.54%) Hibernate
4 8 (61.54%) Scrum
4 8 (61.54%) VMware
4 8 (61.54%) Military
4 8 (61.54%) Information Security
4 8 (61.54%) Hadoop

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 8 (61.54%) Apache Pig
1 8 (61.54%) Apache Spark
1 8 (61.54%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) Apache Hive
1 8 (61.54%) Big Data
1 8 (61.54%) Hadoop
1 8 (61.54%) MongoDB
1 8 (61.54%) MySQL
1 8 (61.54%) RDBMS
1 8 (61.54%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (61.54%) Military
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
2 9 (69.23%) Java EE
2 9 (69.23%) jQuery
3 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
3 8 (61.54%) Apache Camel
3 8 (61.54%) CSS3
3 8 (61.54%) Hibernate
3 8 (61.54%) HTML5
3 8 (61.54%) Middleware
3 8 (61.54%) Node.js
3 8 (61.54%) Spring
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (15.38%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
1 8 (61.54%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.69%) iSeries
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (84.62%) SDLC
2 10 (76.92%) DevOps
3 8 (61.54%) Analytics
3 8 (61.54%) Data Analytics
3 8 (61.54%) Information Exploitation
3 8 (61.54%) Information Security
3 8 (61.54%) Scrum
3 8 (61.54%) Time Management
3 8 (61.54%) Visualisation
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (23.08%) Service Management
5 3 (23.08%) Workflow
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
6 2 (15.38%) ITSM
7 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (7.69%) TDD
7 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) C#
3 8 (61.54%) C
3 8 (61.54%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
1 8 (61.54%) DV Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) ServiceNow
3 2 (15.38%) Twitter
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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