The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 / Manchester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 159 157
Rank change year-on-year -15 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 33 31 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.79% 0.88% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.90% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 25
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £57,000 £48,800
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £74,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £61,500
% change year-on-year - +5.69%  

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 4102 3444 3245
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.95% 98.15% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3510 2959 2708
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Manchester

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Technical Architect in Manchester

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architect in Manchester over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Architect in Manchester

Technical 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 Technical Architect within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Altrincham -7 1 - -
Technical Architect
North West

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Manchester region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 42 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (57.58%) C#
3 31 (46.97%) Scrum
4 29 (43.94%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (42.42%) Degree
6 26 (39.39%) Test Automation
6 26 (39.39%) Java
7 25 (37.88%) OO
8 24 (36.36%) Computer Science
8 24 (36.36%) Kanban
8 24 (36.36%) Presales
9 23 (34.85%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (34.85%) PHP
9 23 (34.85%) Risk Management
10 22 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
10 22 (33.33%) RUP
10 22 (33.33%) RDBMS
10 22 (33.33%) NoSQL
10 22 (33.33%) Data Structures
10 22 (33.33%) Algorithms
10 22 (33.33%) Relational Database
11 20 (30.30%) .NET
12 19 (28.79%) SQL
12 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
13 13 (19.70%) Microsoft Azure
13 13 (19.70%) MVC
13 13 (19.70%) DevOps
14 11 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
15 10 (15.15%) SaaS
15 10 (15.15%) PaaS

Technical 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.55%) IIS
1 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (15.15%) PaaS
3 10 (15.15%) SaaS
4 7 (10.61%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (9.09%) Office 365
6 3 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.52%) GitHub
7 1 (1.52%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Network Security
1 2 (3.03%) Skype
2 1 (1.52%) DHCP
2 1 (1.52%) DNS
2 1 (1.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 22 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 22 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.61%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.52%) Big Data
5 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.52%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.52%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.30%) .NET
2 10 (15.15%) AngularJS
2 10 (15.15%) ASP.NET
2 10 (15.15%) jQuery
3 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (9.09%) Web Services
5 5 (7.58%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET Core
6 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (4.55%) CSS
6 3 (4.55%) CSS3
6 3 (4.55%) Entity Framework
6 3 (4.55%) HTML
6 3 (4.55%) HTML5
6 3 (4.55%) REST
6 3 (4.55%) SOAP
6 3 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (4.55%) WCF
7 1 (1.52%) J2EE
7 1 (1.52%) NancyFx
Miscellaneous
1 29 (43.94%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 22 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 22 (33.33%) Data Structures
4 8 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.55%) Raspberry Pi
5 3 (4.55%) Virtual Team
6 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.03%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Unix
1 7 (10.61%) Windows
2 3 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (46.97%) Scrum
3 26 (39.39%) Test Automation
4 25 (37.88%) OO
5 24 (36.36%) Kanban
5 24 (36.36%) Presales
6 23 (34.85%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (34.85%) Risk Management
7 22 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
7 22 (33.33%) RUP
8 13 (19.70%) DevOps
8 13 (19.70%) MVC
9 9 (13.64%) Software Delivery
10 8 (12.12%) SOLID
10 8 (12.12%) TDD
10 8 (12.12%) TOGAF
11 7 (10.61%) ITIL
11 7 (10.61%) Secure Coding
12 5 (7.58%) Project Management
13 4 (6.06%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 38 (57.58%) C#
2 26 (39.39%) Java
3 23 (34.85%) PHP
4 19 (28.79%) SQL
5 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
6 7 (10.61%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (42.42%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) CCIE
2 3 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.03%) CCNP
3 2 (3.03%) CCSM
3 2 (3.03%) MCSA
3 2 (3.03%) MCSE
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.52%) CCIE Security
4 1 (1.52%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.55%) COBIT
2 3 (4.55%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (10.61%) Docker
2 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) Ansible
1 7 (10.61%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (10.61%) Puppet
2 1 (1.52%) SnapMirror
2 1 (1.52%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.61%) Google
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle
4 3 (4.55%) Telerik
5 2 (3.03%) Blue Coat
5 2 (3.03%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.03%) Cisco
5 2 (3.03%) Fortinet
5 2 (3.03%) Juniper
5 2 (3.03%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.52%) NetApp
6 1 (1.52%) SAP
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