The median annual salary for a IT Architect was £82,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

IT Architect
England / North West
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 239 228 250
Rank change year-on-year -11 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 8 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.13% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 7
Median salary £82,500 £52,500 £61,215
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -14.23%  
UK excluding London median salary £64,000 £70,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -8.57% -6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5897 5519 6450
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.80% 97.08% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4923 4630 5198
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured IT Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Architect in the North West

IT Architect
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for IT Architect in the North West

IT Architect
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Architect in the North West over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Architect in the North West

IT Architect
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 IT Architect within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Manchester -23 5 £85,000 +25.92% 3
Merseyside - 3 £82,500 -
IT Architect
England

IT Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT 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 North West region featuring IT Architect in the job title.

1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
3 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
3 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Ariba
4 1 (11.11%) SAP APO
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware
4 1 (11.11%) AutoCAD
4 1 (11.11%) LIMS
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Maximo
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) SAP PM
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (11.11%) QlikView
4 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12

IT Architect Skill Set
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 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Maximo
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (11.11%) SAP APO
1 1 (11.11%) SAP MII
1 1 (11.11%) SAP PM
1 1 (11.11%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) LIMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
1 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 2 (22.22%) SOA
2 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
2 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Ariba
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) RedPrairie
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
University Of Manchester
Salary: From £49,772 to £59,400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago