The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Architect
Rank 103 - 113
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 12 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.68% - 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Average salary £86,250 - £40,052
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £56,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -6.25%
Systems 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
1690 1464 1917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.21% 95.00% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1309 1284 1698
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,804 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Systems Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Systems Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Systems Architect
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Systems Architect Salary Trend in Cambridge

Systems Architect
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Architect across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Systems Architect Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title.

1 16 (72.73%) Degree
1 16 (72.73%) Computer Science
2 12 (54.55%) Requirements Management
3 8 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (31.82%) Visualisation
4 7 (31.82%) OpenStack
4 7 (31.82%) Internet of Things
4 7 (31.82%) Internet
4 7 (31.82%) Java
4 7 (31.82%) Python
4 7 (31.82%) Wireless
5 6 (27.27%) Information Security
5 6 (27.27%) TOGAF
5 6 (27.27%) Data Protection
5 6 (27.27%) Linux
5 6 (27.27%) UML
5 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (27.27%) KVM
5 6 (27.27%) LLVM
5 6 (27.27%) GCC
5 6 (27.27%) QEMU
6 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
6 5 (22.73%) Finance
7 3 (13.64%) Automotive
7 3 (13.64%) Postgraduate
7 3 (13.64%) C
7 3 (13.64%) Embedded C
7 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
7 3 (13.64%) Physics
7 3 (13.64%) Cryptography

Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (31.82%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) TargetLink
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) Internet
1 7 (31.82%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) LLVM
1 6 (27.27%) GCC
General
1 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Automotive
2 3 (13.64%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Computer Science
2 7 (31.82%) Visualisation
2 7 (31.82%) Internet of Things
3 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
4 3 (13.64%) Physics
4 3 (13.64%) Cryptography
4 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Requirements Management
2 6 (27.27%) Information Security
2 6 (27.27%) TOGAF
2 6 (27.27%) Data Protection
2 6 (27.27%) UML
3 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.64%) Product Management
3 3 (13.64%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Line Management
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
5 1 (4.55%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Java
1 7 (31.82%) Python
2 3 (13.64%) C
2 3 (13.64%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) Postgraduate
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) KVM
1 6 (27.27%) QEMU
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Huawei
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