Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

System Architect
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 292 275 255
Rank change year-on-year -17 -20 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 2 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.025% 0.053% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.055% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 10
Manchester median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.84% -
10th Percentile £62,500 £37,125 £59,400
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,375 £63,750
North West median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £62,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% +4.84% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7767 7309 7124
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 97.44% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6454 6278 5936
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,835
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Systems Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Architect in Manchester

Systems Architect
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Systems Architect in Manchester

Systems Architect Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Systems 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 Systems Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (100.00%) Reuters
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (100.00%) Workday
1 2 (100.00%) Workfront

Systems Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Workfront
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Reuters
1 2 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Workday