Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Architect was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Runcorn 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.

Architect
Cheshire > Runcorn
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 - 20
Rank change year-on-year - +20 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 10.26% - 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.26% - 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Runcorn median annual salary £62,500 - -
Cheshire median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +9.09%

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 78 51 86
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 57 44 64
Runcorn median annual salary £36,000 £34,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -9.80% +34.21%
10th Percentile £23,600 £21,250 £19,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £43,750 £53,375
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +4.58%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Runcorn

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Runcorn region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Smart Meter
2 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (50.00%) CEH
2 4 (50.00%) ISSAP
2 4 (50.00%) PKI
2 4 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) OAuth
2 4 (50.00%) IPsec
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) GIAC
2 4 (50.00%) CESG
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) CCIE
2 4 (50.00%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) SAML
2 4 (50.00%) SSCP
2 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 4 (50.00%) CISM
2 4 (50.00%) Process Management
2 4 (50.00%) OpenID
2 4 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) 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 (50.00%) IPsec
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) OAuth
1 4 (50.00%) OpenID
1 4 (50.00%) REST
1 4 (50.00%) SAML
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Smart Meter
2 4 (50.00%) CESG
2 4 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Process Management
1 4 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 4 (50.00%) SABSA
1 4 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
1 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (37.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 3 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Service Design
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCIE
1 4 (50.00%) CEH
1 4 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (50.00%) CISM
1 4 (50.00%) CISSP
1 4 (50.00%) GIAC
1 4 (50.00%) ISSAP
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) SSCP
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification