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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 38 91 109
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 111 50 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.12% 2.07% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.35% 2.19% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 60 32 31
Average salary £58,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £25,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
2074 2282 2272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.58% 94.41% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1719 1885 2013
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015. 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 +29 51 £60,000 +4.34% 8
Peterborough +17 25 £52,500 +75.00% 1
Huntingdon - 15 £56,500 - 1
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 62 (31.79%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (22.05%) TOGAF
3 39 (20.00%) Java
3 39 (20.00%) ITIL
4 35 (17.95%) Data Centre
5 34 (17.44%) Finance
6 33 (16.92%) SQL
7 31 (15.90%) Windows
8 30 (15.38%) SAP
8 30 (15.38%) Oracle
8 30 (15.38%) Degree
9 29 (14.87%) UML
10 28 (14.36%) WAN
11 26 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
11 26 (13.33%) Zachman Framework
12 25 (12.82%) Linux
13 23 (11.79%) SaaS
14 22 (11.28%) Microsoft
14 22 (11.28%) Scrum
15 21 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
15 21 (10.77%) Project Management
15 21 (10.77%) OO
16 19 (9.74%) Tomcat
16 19 (9.74%) Data Warehouse
16 19 (9.74%) SQL Server
16 19 (9.74%) UNIX
17 17 (8.72%) Web Services
17 17 (8.72%) C
17 17 (8.72%) LAN
17 17 (8.72%) SAN

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 19 (9.74%) Tomcat
2 11 (5.64%) WebLogic
3 9 (4.62%) WebSphere
4 8 (4.10%) IIS
4 8 (4.10%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.05%) JBoss
6 2 (1.03%) Apache
6 2 (1.03%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.03%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.51%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.05%) SAP ERP
2 3 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.79%) SaaS
2 7 (3.59%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.03%) PaaS
3 2 (1.03%) IaaS
4 1 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.51%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.51%) Office 365
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 28 (14.36%) WAN
2 17 (8.72%) LAN
2 17 (8.72%) SAN
3 16 (8.21%) VoIP
3 16 (8.21%) PABX
4 15 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
5 14 (7.18%) NAS
6 13 (6.67%) Wireless
7 8 (4.10%) Unified Communications
8 7 (3.59%) Firewall
8 7 (3.59%) Internet
9 6 (3.08%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (3.08%) LTE
10 4 (2.05%) MPLS
11 3 (1.54%) SS7
11 3 (1.54%) INAP
11 3 (1.54%) 3G
11 3 (1.54%) 3GPP
11 3 (1.54%) VoLTE
12 2 (1.03%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.74%) SQL Server
1 19 (9.74%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (7.69%) OLTP
3 8 (4.10%) Hadoop
4 7 (3.59%) Big Data
5 6 (3.08%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.56%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.56%) DB2
7 4 (2.05%) MySQL
7 4 (2.05%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.54%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (6.15%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.08%) JUnit
2 6 (3.08%) Mockito
3 5 (2.56%) Hudson
3 5 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.56%) Ant
3 5 (2.56%) Mercurial
3 5 (2.56%) Maven
4 4 (2.05%) Subversion
4 4 (2.05%) Concordion
5 1 (0.51%) FishEye
5 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.51%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.51%) JIRA
General
1 34 (17.44%) Finance
2 8 (4.10%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.59%) Electronics
3 7 (3.59%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.59%) Multimedia
3 7 (3.59%) Marketing
4 5 (2.56%) Retail
5 4 (2.05%) Automotive
6 3 (1.54%) Billing
6 3 (1.54%) Banking
7 2 (1.03%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.72%) Web Services
2 15 (7.69%) .NET
3 14 (7.18%) J2EE
4 13 (6.67%) SOAP
4 13 (6.67%) Middleware
5 12 (6.15%) J2SE
6 9 (4.62%) CSS
6 9 (4.62%) ASP.NET
6 9 (4.62%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (4.10%) COM+
7 8 (4.10%) MSMQ
8 7 (3.59%) REST
8 7 (3.59%) Hibernate
8 7 (3.59%) Spring
8 7 (3.59%) Java EE
9 6 (3.08%) RESTful
9 6 (3.08%) Java SE
9 6 (3.08%) JMS
9 6 (3.08%) JDBC
9 6 (3.08%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (17.95%) Data Centre
2 16 (8.21%) BYOD
3 15 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.62%) Clustering
5 8 (4.10%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.59%) Smartphone
6 7 (3.59%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (3.08%) Wiki
8 5 (2.56%) ASIC
8 5 (2.56%) Verilog
8 5 (2.56%) Algorithms
9 4 (2.05%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.54%) DTV
10 3 (1.54%) Cryptography
10 3 (1.54%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.54%) Internet of Things
10 3 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (1.03%) HP Storage
11 2 (1.03%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 31 (15.90%) Windows
2 25 (12.82%) Linux
3 19 (9.74%) UNIX
4 9 (4.62%) Oracle Linux
4 9 (4.62%) Solaris
5 4 (2.05%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (2.05%) Android
5 4 (2.05%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.03%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.51%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (31.79%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (22.05%) TOGAF
3 39 (20.00%) ITIL
4 29 (14.87%) UML
5 26 (13.33%) Zachman Framework
5 26 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 22 (11.28%) Scrum
7 21 (10.77%) Project Management
7 21 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (10.77%) OO
8 17 (8.72%) TDD
9 14 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (6.15%) SOA
11 11 (5.64%) Business Analysis
11 11 (5.64%) Line Management
12 10 (5.13%) SABSA
12 10 (5.13%) Waterfall
12 10 (5.13%) PRINCE2
12 10 (5.13%) MVC
13 9 (4.62%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 39 (20.00%) Java
2 33 (16.92%) SQL
3 17 (8.72%) C
4 13 (6.67%) C#
5 12 (6.15%) C++
6 11 (5.64%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.56%) Python
8 3 (1.54%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.03%) PHP
10 1 (0.51%) VBA
10 1 (0.51%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.51%) Ruby
10 1 (0.51%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (15.38%) Degree
2 4 (2.05%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (2.05%) CCNA
2 4 (2.05%) JNCIA
3 3 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (1.54%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) CCAA
4 1 (0.51%) CCA
4 1 (0.51%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.51%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.15%) QA
2 9 (4.62%) COBIT
3 5 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (3.59%) Terminal Services
2 6 (3.08%) vSphere
3 4 (2.05%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.03%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.08%) SCCM
2 2 (1.03%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.51%) Puppet
3 1 (0.51%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 30 (15.38%) Oracle
1 30 (15.38%) SAP
2 22 (11.28%) Microsoft
3 15 (7.69%) IBM
3 15 (7.69%) Altiris
4 12 (6.15%) Cisco
4 12 (6.15%) HP
5 11 (5.64%) VMware
6 9 (4.62%) Sun
7 8 (4.10%) Atlassian
8 7 (3.59%) EMC
8 7 (3.59%) Citrix
9 6 (3.08%) NetApp
9 6 (3.08%) 3PAR
9 6 (3.08%) WorldPay
10 5 (2.56%) Synopsys
11 4 (2.05%) PTC
11 4 (2.05%) Autodesk
11 4 (2.05%) Juniper
12 3 (1.54%) Intergraph
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