The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 69 56 70
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 73 83 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.88% 3.83% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 3.97% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 49 58 63
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £63,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +4.16%
Architect
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2412 2090 2667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.07% 96.54% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1937 1675 2286
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Architect
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Architect Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

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

Architect Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Architect
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -10 47 £60,000 - 6
Peterborough -4 8 £65,000 -3.70% 1
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 42 (28.97%) TOGAF
2 37 (25.52%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (22.07%) C#
4 30 (20.69%) Degree
5 29 (20.00%) UML
6 27 (18.62%) SAP
7 26 (17.93%) C
8 25 (17.24%) Finance
9 24 (16.55%) Microsoft
10 23 (15.86%) Software Architecture
11 21 (14.48%) Software Engineering
12 20 (13.79%) SQL
13 19 (13.10%) Firewall
13 19 (13.10%) Computer Science
14 18 (12.41%) .NET
14 18 (12.41%) Java
14 18 (12.41%) Oracle
15 17 (11.72%) Security Cleared
16 16 (11.03%) BPMN
16 16 (11.03%) SOA
17 15 (10.34%) Active Directory
17 15 (10.34%) Linux
17 15 (10.34%) Information Security
17 15 (10.34%) Data Protection
18 14 (9.66%) Technical Architecture
18 14 (9.66%) SQL Server
19 13 (8.97%) J2EE
19 13 (8.97%) Windows
19 13 (8.97%) RDBMS
19 13 (8.97%) Amazon AWS

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (4.14%) CMS
2 4 (2.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.76%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.07%) IIS
3 3 (2.07%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.07%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.38%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.69%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.45%) TargetLink
2 2 (1.38%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.97%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.38%) GitHub
3 2 (1.38%) SaaS
4 1 (0.69%) PaaS
4 1 (0.69%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (0.69%) Office 365
4 1 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.10%) Firewall
2 11 (7.59%) Wireless
2 11 (7.59%) Kerberos
2 11 (7.59%) Internet
3 10 (6.90%) SSL
4 9 (6.21%) LAN
4 9 (6.21%) WAN
4 9 (6.21%) DNS
5 7 (4.83%) MPLS
6 6 (4.14%) OSPF
6 6 (4.14%) BGP
6 6 (4.14%) Ethernet
6 6 (4.14%) VPLS
7 5 (3.45%) VPN
8 3 (2.07%) VoIP
8 3 (2.07%) DHCP
9 2 (1.38%) HTTP
10 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.69%) 3GPP
10 1 (0.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.66%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.97%) RDBMS
2 13 (8.97%) Relational Database
3 11 (7.59%) Oracle Database
4 7 (4.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.69%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Subversion
2 3 (2.07%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.07%) LLVM
2 3 (2.07%) GCC
3 2 (1.38%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.69%) NWDS
General
1 25 (17.24%) Finance
2 12 (8.28%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.90%) Aerospace
4 8 (5.52%) Banking
4 8 (5.52%) Retail
5 7 (4.83%) Electronics
6 6 (4.14%) Publishing
7 5 (3.45%) Military
7 5 (3.45%) Automotive
7 5 (3.45%) Legal
8 3 (2.07%) Marketing
9 2 (1.38%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.69%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.41%) .NET
2 13 (8.97%) J2EE
3 11 (7.59%) SAML
4 8 (5.52%) Middleware
4 8 (5.52%) ASP.NET
4 8 (5.52%) XML
5 6 (4.14%) Web Services
6 5 (3.45%) CSS
7 4 (2.76%) HTML
7 4 (2.76%) .NET Framework
8 3 (2.07%) HTML5
8 3 (2.07%) CSS3
9 2 (1.38%) Backbone.js
9 2 (1.38%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (1.38%) Ajax
9 2 (1.38%) WCF
9 2 (1.38%) jQuery
9 2 (1.38%) JSON
9 2 (1.38%) SOAP
10 1 (0.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.10%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.28%) Cryptography
3 11 (7.59%) Mathematics
4 9 (6.21%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.14%) E-Learning
7 5 (3.45%) Physics
7 5 (3.45%) Internet of Things
8 4 (2.76%) N-Tier
9 3 (2.07%) ASIC
9 3 (2.07%) Mobile App
9 3 (2.07%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.38%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.38%) Verilog
10 2 (1.38%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.69%) VHDL
11 1 (0.69%) Open Source
11 1 (0.69%) Kindle
11 1 (0.69%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.34%) Linux
2 13 (8.97%) Windows
3 9 (6.21%) UNIX
4 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (28.97%) TOGAF
2 37 (25.52%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (20.00%) UML
4 23 (15.86%) Software Architecture
5 21 (14.48%) Software Engineering
6 16 (11.03%) BPMN
6 16 (11.03%) SOA
7 15 (10.34%) Data Protection
7 15 (10.34%) Information Security
8 14 (9.66%) Technical Architecture
9 12 (8.28%) Requirements Management
9 12 (8.28%) E-Commerce
10 11 (7.59%) Identity Management
11 10 (6.90%) Scrum
11 10 (6.90%) DoDAF
11 10 (6.90%) MODAF
12 9 (6.21%) Product Management
13 8 (5.52%) CRM
14 7 (4.83%) OO
14 7 (4.83%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (22.07%) C#
2 26 (17.93%) C
3 20 (13.79%) SQL
4 18 (12.41%) Java
5 11 (7.59%) C++
6 9 (6.21%) Python
6 9 (6.21%) Embedded C
7 5 (3.45%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.76%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.38%) ABAP
10 1 (0.69%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (20.69%) Degree
2 17 (11.72%) Security Cleared
3 11 (7.59%) CISSP
4 6 (4.14%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (4.14%) JNCIE
4 6 (4.14%) CCIE
4 6 (4.14%) CCNP
4 6 (4.14%) CCIP
4 6 (4.14%) CCDP
5 5 (3.45%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.69%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.69%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.69%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.07%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.07%) QEMU
3 3 (2.07%) KVM
4 1 (0.69%) XenServer
4 1 (0.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.07%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 27 (18.62%) SAP
2 24 (16.55%) Microsoft
3 18 (12.41%) Oracle
4 9 (6.21%) VMware
5 7 (4.83%) Citrix
5 7 (4.83%) IBM
6 6 (4.14%) Juniper
6 6 (4.14%) Cisco
6 6 (4.14%) Redback
6 6 (4.14%) Cognizant
6 6 (4.14%) Intergraph
6 6 (4.14%) Open Text
7 3 (2.07%) HP
7 3 (2.07%) Dell
8 2 (1.38%) Synopsys
9 1 (0.69%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.69%) Marketo
9 1 (0.69%) Google
9 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.69%) Ariba
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