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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 114 103 125
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 4 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.23% 0.39% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.41% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £38,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.30% -3.15%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £59,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-2.54% -1.66%
Technical 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
1701 1467 2000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.72% 95.63% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1313 1256 1767
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Cambridge

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) IIS
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (20.00%) Internet of Things
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) IIS
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) VoIP
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
1 1 (20.00%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle