The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Data Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Architecture over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Architecture
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 219 231
Rank change year-on-year +19 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Data Architecture 47 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.76% 0.37% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.42% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 23
Median salary £53,573 £54,000 £61,215
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.79% -11.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £43,000 £46,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £85,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,993 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -2.62% -4.16%  

Data Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5547 5046 5851
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.28% 87.91% 88.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4623 4195 4701
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Data Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Data Architecture as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Architecture in the North West

Data Architecture
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Architecture in the North West.

Salary trend for Data Architecture in the North West

Data Architecture
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architecture in the North West over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Architecture in the North West

Data Architecture
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architecture within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Merseyside - 21 £53,573 - 2
Manchester -20 16 £52,500 -2.77% 2
Cheshire +12 10 £55,000 -35.29% 1
Data Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Data Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Data Architecture.

1 44 (55.70%) SQL
2 36 (45.57%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (39.24%) Data Modelling
4 27 (34.18%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (34.18%) Oracle
5 25 (31.65%) SQL Server
6 22 (27.85%) Big Data
7 21 (26.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (24.05%) MS Office
8 19 (24.05%) MS Excel
8 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (22.78%) BusinessObjects
9 18 (22.78%) Relational Database
9 18 (22.78%) iPad
10 17 (21.52%) Finance
11 16 (20.25%) ETL
11 16 (20.25%) NoSQL
12 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
13 14 (17.72%) Data Governance
14 13 (16.46%) Analytics
14 13 (16.46%) DevOps
14 13 (16.46%) Data Management
15 12 (15.19%) Enterprise Architecture
15 12 (15.19%) Degree
15 12 (15.19%) CRM
15 12 (15.19%) Management Information System
15 12 (15.19%) Data Quality
16 11 (13.92%) Trend Analysis
16 11 (13.92%) Salesforce.com CRM
16 11 (13.92%) Actionable Insight

Data Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 10 (12.66%) Apache Pig
1 10 (12.66%) Apache Spark
2 6 (7.59%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (6.33%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (24.05%) MS Excel
1 19 (24.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (13.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 11 (13.92%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.13%) Office 365
2 6 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.59%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (7.59%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.59%) DNS
1 6 (7.59%) Firewall
1 6 (7.59%) Internet
1 6 (7.59%) NAS
1 6 (7.59%) SAN
2 3 (3.80%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (34.18%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (31.65%) SQL Server
3 22 (27.85%) Big Data
4 18 (22.78%) BusinessObjects
4 18 (22.78%) Relational Database
5 16 (20.25%) NoSQL
6 10 (12.66%) Apache Hive
6 10 (12.66%) Hadoop
6 10 (12.66%) HBase
6 10 (12.66%) Impala
7 6 (7.59%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (7.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (2.53%) Datazen
9 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (1.27%) Spark SQL
10 1 (1.27%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.06%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.27%) ERwin
3 1 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 17 (21.52%) Finance
2 8 (10.13%) Marketing
3 5 (6.33%) Retail
4 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.27%) Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (35.44%) Architect
2 21 (26.58%) Data Architect
3 12 (15.19%) Analyst
4 11 (13.92%) SQL Analyst
5 10 (12.66%) Data Engineer
5 10 (12.66%) Developer
5 10 (12.66%) SQL Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 7 (8.86%) Senior Architect
6 7 (8.86%) Senior Data Architect
6 7 (8.86%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Administrator
7 6 (7.59%) DBA
7 6 (7.59%) Senior DBA
7 6 (7.59%) Senior SQL DBA
7 6 (7.59%) SQL DBA
8 5 (6.33%) Hadoop Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) MI Manager
9 4 (5.06%) Senior Data Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.66%) Kafka
2 4 (5.06%) Middleware
3 2 (2.53%) .NET
3 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.53%) MDX
4 1 (1.27%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.27%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.78%) iPad
2 12 (15.19%) Management Information System
3 9 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.80%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.27%) PMI
5 1 (1.27%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.57%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (39.24%) Data Modelling
3 21 (26.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (20.25%) ETL
6 14 (17.72%) Data Governance
7 13 (16.46%) Analytics
7 13 (16.46%) Data Management
7 13 (16.46%) DevOps
8 12 (15.19%) CRM
8 12 (15.19%) Enterprise Architecture
9 11 (13.92%) Actionable Insight
9 11 (13.92%) Data Migration
9 11 (13.92%) Migration
9 11 (13.92%) Trend Analysis
10 10 (12.66%) Configuration Management
10 10 (12.66%) MapReduce
10 10 (12.66%) Mentoring
11 9 (11.39%) Data Integration
11 9 (11.39%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 44 (55.70%) SQL
2 7 (8.86%) Java
3 6 (7.59%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.27%) C
5 1 (1.27%) C++
5 1 (1.27%) Perl
5 1 (1.27%) PHP
5 1 (1.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (15.19%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) CISA
2 2 (2.53%) CISM
2 2 (2.53%) CISSP
3 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.19%) Data Quality
2 6 (7.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (7.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (12.66%) HDFS
2 6 (7.59%) VMware ESX
2 6 (7.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (7.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (34.18%) Oracle
2 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
3 11 (13.92%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (7.59%) VMware
5 5 (6.33%) Tableau
5 5 (6.33%) Teradata
6 4 (5.06%) Alteryx
6 4 (5.06%) SAP
6 4 (5.06%) Talend
7 1 (1.27%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.27%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.27%) IBM
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