The median annual salary for an Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Architect
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 43 33
Rank change year-on-year +2 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 25 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 4.66% 3.24% 5.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.09% 3.32% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 7
Median salary £70,000 £66,667 £69,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -3.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £58,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £85,000 £76,400
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.05% +0.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 491 452 487
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 91.60% 97.62% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 364 368 360
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Merseyside

Architect
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Architect in Merseyside

Architect
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Merseyside over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Merseyside

Architect
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 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
Liverpool -2 10 £61,250 -8.69% 2
Architect
North West

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Merseyside region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 20 (44.44%) TOGAF
2 14 (31.11%) Retail
3 12 (26.67%) Data Management
3 12 (26.67%) Oracle
4 11 (24.44%) SOA
5 10 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 10 (22.22%) Data Integration
5 10 (22.22%) SDLC
5 10 (22.22%) Data Strategy
6 9 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (20.00%) Finance
7 8 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (17.78%) SQL
7 8 (17.78%) Degree
7 8 (17.78%) IT Strategy
8 7 (15.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (15.56%) Master Data Management
8 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
9 6 (13.33%) ITIL
9 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
9 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (11.11%) Supplier Management
10 5 (11.11%) Data Architecture
10 5 (11.11%) Data Governance
10 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 5 (11.11%) PostgreSQL

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 7 (15.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (4.44%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.44%) Office 365
4 1 (2.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) FTP
1 2 (4.44%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) DNS
2 1 (2.22%) LAN
2 1 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.44%) Big Data
3 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (31.11%) Retail
2 9 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) Middleware
2 3 (6.67%) .NET
3 2 (4.44%) Web Services
3 2 (4.44%) WebCenter
3 2 (4.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) TOGAF
2 12 (26.67%) Data Management
3 11 (24.44%) SOA
4 10 (22.22%) Data Integration
4 10 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 10 (22.22%) Data Strategy
4 10 (22.22%) SDLC
5 9 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (17.78%) IT Strategy
7 7 (15.56%) Master Data Management
7 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (13.33%) ITIL
8 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
9 5 (11.11%) Data Architecture
9 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 5 (11.11%) People Management
9 5 (11.11%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) CCDE
2 1 (2.22%) CCIE
2 1 (2.22%) CCNP
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.22%) Docker
3 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Puppet
2 2 (4.44%) Data Guard
2 2 (4.44%) Icinga
2 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (4.44%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (4.44%) vRealize
3 1 (2.22%) Ansible
3 1 (2.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Oracle
2 4 (8.89%) Cognizant
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) ServiceNow
2 4 (8.89%) webMethods
3 3 (6.67%) Cisco
3 3 (6.67%) SAP
3 3 (6.67%) VMware
4 2 (4.44%) BMC
4 2 (4.44%) Citrix
4 2 (4.44%) Dell
4 2 (4.44%) EMC
4 2 (4.44%) IBM
4 2 (4.44%) Remedy
4 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.44%) Siebel
5 1 (2.22%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.22%) HP
5 1 (2.22%) NetApp
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