The first table below looks at the demand for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 85 102 103
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 40 26 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.20% 1.30% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.32% 1.35% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 35 25 24
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,200 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £68,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1723 1929 2031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.88% 96.21% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1688 1702
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Architect
Cambridgeshire

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Architect
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Architect Salary Trend in Cambridge

Architect
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 33 (34.74%) Oracle
2 31 (32.63%) Java
3 23 (24.21%) Microsoft
4 22 (23.16%) SQL
5 21 (22.11%) MySQL
5 21 (22.11%) Wireless
6 18 (18.95%) Web Services
7 17 (17.89%) TOGAF
8 16 (16.84%) SOA
9 15 (15.79%) SQL Server
9 15 (15.79%) C++
9 15 (15.79%) Telecoms
9 15 (15.79%) Degree
10 14 (14.74%) PHP
11 12 (12.63%) .NET
12 11 (11.58%) Billing
12 11 (11.58%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (10.53%) Manufacturing
13 10 (10.53%) Electronics
13 10 (10.53%) Data Modelling
14 9 (9.47%) RDBMS
14 9 (9.47%) C
14 9 (9.47%) C#
14 9 (9.47%) Linux
14 9 (9.47%) VHDL
14 9 (9.47%) Verilog
14 9 (9.47%) MATLAB
14 9 (9.47%) Middleware
14 9 (9.47%) ASIC
14 9 (9.47%) Software Engineering

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.32%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.21%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.21%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.16%) Lync
5 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.11%) MS Project Server
5 2 (2.11%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.11%) IIS
6 1 (1.05%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (6.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.11%) MS Office
3 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.05%) MS Project
3 1 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (3.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.05%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.16%) SaaS
2 2 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.11%) Wireless
2 7 (7.37%) INAP
2 7 (7.37%) SS7
2 7 (7.37%) LTE
2 7 (7.37%) VoLTE
3 6 (6.32%) WAN
3 6 (6.32%) LAN
4 5 (5.26%) Unified Communications
5 4 (4.21%) Firewall
6 3 (3.16%) MPLS
6 3 (3.16%) OSPF
6 3 (3.16%) Internet
6 3 (3.16%) BGP
6 3 (3.16%) EIGRP
6 3 (3.16%) BIG-IP
6 3 (3.16%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (3.16%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (2.11%) Network Security
7 2 (2.11%) IPsec
7 2 (2.11%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.11%) MySQL
2 15 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.47%) RDBMS
3 9 (9.47%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (5.26%) MS Access
5 5 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.05%) Subversion
General
1 15 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 11 (11.58%) Billing
3 10 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 10 (10.53%) Electronics
4 7 (7.37%) Finance
4 7 (7.37%) Marketing
5 6 (6.32%) Retail
6 2 (2.11%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.95%) Web Services
2 12 (12.63%) .NET
3 9 (9.47%) Middleware
4 7 (7.37%) REST
5 5 (5.26%) SOAP
5 5 (5.26%) J2EE
5 5 (5.26%) WCF
6 4 (4.21%) .NET Framework
6 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.16%) CSS
7 3 (3.16%) HTML
7 3 (3.16%) WPF
8 2 (2.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (2.11%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (2.11%) Ajax
9 1 (1.05%) XML
9 1 (1.05%) SAP PI
9 1 (1.05%) HTML5
9 1 (1.05%) CSS3
9 1 (1.05%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.47%) VHDL
1 9 (9.47%) Verilog
1 9 (9.47%) ASIC
1 9 (9.47%) Digital Media
2 6 (6.32%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.26%) Kindle
4 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.16%) DTV
5 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.16%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.11%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.11%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.11%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.11%) Clustering
6 2 (2.11%) Replication
7 1 (1.05%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.47%) Linux
2 6 (6.32%) Windows
3 5 (5.26%) UNIX
4 2 (2.11%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.05%) Android
5 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.89%) TOGAF
2 16 (16.84%) SOA
3 11 (11.58%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (10.53%) Data Modelling
5 9 (9.47%) Software Engineering
5 9 (9.47%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (8.42%) Data Management
7 7 (7.37%) ITIL
8 6 (6.32%) Software Architecture
8 6 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (6.32%) Scrum
8 6 (6.32%) CRM
9 5 (5.26%) Project Management
9 5 (5.26%) Business Analysis
9 5 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
10 4 (4.21%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (4.21%) TDD
10 4 (4.21%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (4.21%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 31 (32.63%) Java
2 22 (23.16%) SQL
3 15 (15.79%) C++
4 14 (14.74%) PHP
5 9 (9.47%) C
5 9 (9.47%) C#
5 9 (9.47%) MATLAB
6 3 (3.16%) Python
6 3 (3.16%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.16%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.05%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (15.79%) Degree
2 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (8.42%) ISEB
3 5 (5.26%) CCNP
3 5 (5.26%) CCDP
3 5 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.16%) MCSE
4 3 (3.16%) MCSA
4 3 (3.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (3.16%) HP AIS
4 3 (3.16%) HP ASE
5 2 (2.11%) CCDA
6 1 (1.05%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.05%) NCDA
6 1 (1.05%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.16%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (2.11%) FortiGate
1 2 (2.11%) SCDPM
1 2 (2.11%) WSUS
1 2 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.05%) Nessus
Vendors
1 33 (34.74%) Oracle
2 23 (24.21%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.42%) SAP
3 8 (8.42%) HP
4 5 (5.26%) Cisco
4 5 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.16%) Sybase
5 3 (3.16%) VMware
5 3 (3.16%) ProCurve
5 3 (3.16%) Marketo
5 3 (3.16%) F5
6 2 (2.11%) Symantec
6 2 (2.11%) Citrix
6 2 (2.11%) Dell
7 1 (1.05%) EMC
7 1 (1.05%) webMethods
7 1 (1.05%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.05%) NetApp
7 1 (1.05%) Veeam
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