The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Architect
Rank 98 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 9 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.63% 0.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
IT Architect
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1361 1724 1670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.64% 95.04% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1146 1440 1489
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

IT Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

IT Architect
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

IT Architect Salary Trend in Cambridge

IT Architect
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited IT 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 IT Architect in their job title.

1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
2 4 (36.36%) Altiris
2 4 (36.36%) QA
2 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
3 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
3 3 (27.27%) SaaS
3 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
3 3 (27.27%) SABSA
3 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (27.27%) UML
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) COBIT
4 2 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (18.18%) MODAF
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software

IT Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited IT 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 IT Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) SaaS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
2 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
3 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
3 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
3 3 (27.27%) SABSA
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) UML
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (18.18%) MODAF
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
2 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (18.18%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Altiris