The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 111 101 111
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 3 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.18% 0.63% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.77% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 3
Average salary £75,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.45% -2.22%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
Technical Architecture
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1330 1170 1235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.50% 82.45% 71.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1033 980 1042
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Cambridge

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (60.00%) JNCIA
2 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) SOA

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Security Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Security Solutions Architect
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (20.00%) Administrator
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
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
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix