Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Runcorn during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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

Architect
Cheshire > Runcorn
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +24
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 14.52% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 15.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Runcorn median annual salary £62,500 - -
Cheshire median annual salary £63,000 £69,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.03% +15.42% +4.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Runcorn. 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
Runcorn
Permanent vacancies in Runcorn with a recognized job title 60 40 66
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.77% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 31 46
Runcorn median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% +4.62% -
10th Percentile £19,350 £21,250 £19,250
90th Percentile £64,350 £47,500 £49,375
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.33% -6.25% -

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Runcorn

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Runcorn

Architect
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Salary trend for Architect in Runcorn

Architect
Salary Histogram in Runcorn

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Runcorn over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Architect in Runcorn

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Runcorn region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Smart Meter
2 5 (55.56%) Security Architecture
2 5 (55.56%) SABSA
2 5 (55.56%) CESG Certified Professional
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) CISSP
2 5 (55.56%) CISM
2 5 (55.56%) Process Management
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) CESG
2 5 (55.56%) TOGAF
2 5 (55.56%) PKI
2 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) OAuth
3 4 (44.44%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) CEH
3 4 (44.44%) ISSAP
3 4 (44.44%) GIAC
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (44.44%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) CCIE
3 4 (44.44%) SAML
3 4 (44.44%) SSCP
3 4 (44.44%) REST

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Runcorn 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) IPsec
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) OAuth
2 4 (44.44%) OpenID
2 4 (44.44%) REST
2 4 (44.44%) SAML
2 4 (44.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Smart Meter
2 5 (55.56%) CESG
2 5 (55.56%) PKI
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Process Management
1 5 (55.56%) SABSA
1 5 (55.56%) Security Architecture
1 5 (55.56%) TOGAF
2 4 (44.44%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 4 (44.44%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Service Design
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
5 1 (11.11%) ITSM
5 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
5 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
5 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CESG Certified Professional
1 5 (55.56%) CISM
1 5 (55.56%) CISSP
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) CCIE
2 4 (44.44%) CEH
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) GIAC
2 4 (44.44%) ISSAP
2 4 (44.44%) SSCP
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification