Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 237 208 214
Rank change year-on-year -29 +6 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 55 70 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.70% 0.94% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.96% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 31 67 49
Manchester median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +21.74% +16.16%
10th Percentile £47,500 £57,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £75,000 £76,250
North West median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -10.71% +21.74% +15.00%

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 7698 7269 7195
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.36% 97.45% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6394 6249 5985
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 £58,852
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham -8 4 £52,500 -4.55%
Stockport - 3 £62,500 -
Technical Architect
North West

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 25 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
2 22 (40.00%) DevOps
2 22 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (32.73%) Degree
3 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (30.91%) SAP
5 16 (29.09%) C#
5 16 (29.09%) .NET
5 16 (29.09%) MVC
5 16 (29.09%) High Availability
6 14 (25.45%) SDLC
7 13 (23.64%) SQL Server
7 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
7 13 (23.64%) SQL
8 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET
8 10 (18.18%) Web Services
8 10 (18.18%) Quality Management
8 10 (18.18%) Migration
8 10 (18.18%) SOA
8 10 (18.18%) ETL
8 10 (18.18%) Data Migration
8 10 (18.18%) Data Integration
8 10 (18.18%) Test Automation
8 10 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (18.18%) Information Management
8 10 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
8 10 (18.18%) Data Quality
8 10 (18.18%) SAP HANA
8 10 (18.18%) SAP Data Services
8 10 (18.18%) iPaaS

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 2 (3.64%) IIS
1 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 6 (10.91%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.82%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.82%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.82%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.82%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (18.18%) iPaaS
2 7 (12.73%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.45%) Office 365
4 3 (5.45%) Serverless
5 2 (3.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (3.64%) PaaS
5 2 (3.64%) SaaS
6 1 (1.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) HTTP
1 2 (3.64%) SAN
2 1 (1.82%) DHCP
2 1 (1.82%) DNS
2 1 (1.82%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.18%) SAP Data Services
2 10 (18.18%) SAP HANA
3 7 (12.73%) NoSQL
4 6 (10.91%) DB2
5 5 (9.09%) Redis
6 3 (5.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.64%) MySQL
7 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.82%) Power BI
8 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.64%) JIRA
4 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (1.82%) Advertising
1 1 (1.82%) Automotive
1 1 (1.82%) Back Office
1 1 (1.82%) Games
1 1 (1.82%) Legal
1 1 (1.82%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.09%) .NET
2 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 10 (18.18%) Web Services
3 9 (16.36%) CSS
3 9 (16.36%) CSS3
3 9 (16.36%) HTML
3 9 (16.36%) HTML5
4 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (12.73%) jQuery
6 6 (10.91%) SAP Basis
6 6 (10.91%) WPF
7 5 (9.09%) REST
7 5 (9.09%) SOAP
8 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (5.45%) Spring
8 3 (5.45%) WCF
9 2 (3.64%) .NET Framework
9 2 (3.64%) JSON
9 2 (3.64%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (3.64%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.45%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.64%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Unix
1 9 (16.36%) Windows
2 7 (12.73%) Linux
3 2 (3.64%) Android
4 1 (1.82%) CentOS
4 1 (1.82%) Debian
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Solaris
4 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
2 22 (40.00%) DevOps
3 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (29.09%) High Availability
4 16 (29.09%) MVC
5 14 (25.45%) SDLC
6 10 (18.18%) Data Integration
6 10 (18.18%) Data Migration
6 10 (18.18%) ETL
6 10 (18.18%) Information Management
6 10 (18.18%) Migration
6 10 (18.18%) Quality Management
6 10 (18.18%) SOA
6 10 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
8 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (12.73%) OO
8 7 (12.73%) Presales
9 6 (10.91%) Creative Thinking
9 6 (10.91%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.09%) C#
2 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
2 13 (23.64%) SQL
3 8 (14.55%) Java
4 7 (12.73%) PHP
5 5 (9.09%) Python
5 5 (9.09%) Ruby
6 2 (3.64%) C++
6 2 (3.64%) Go
6 2 (3.64%) Java 9
6 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.82%) Perl
7 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (32.73%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.64%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.18%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.64%) HIPAA
2 2 (3.64%) PA-DSS
2 2 (3.64%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.64%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Docker
2 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) Puppet
2 4 (7.27%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.45%) Ansible
4 1 (1.82%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.82%) SnapMirror
4 1 (1.82%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) SAP
2 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
3 8 (14.55%) Oracle
4 2 (3.64%) Telerik
5 1 (1.82%) NetApp
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.82%) VMware