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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 69 88 68
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 73 54 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.99% 2.39% 3.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.12% 2.50% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 55 37 81
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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
2337 2156 2912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.86% 95.53% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1846 1866 2553
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,203
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +22 51 £65,000 +8.33% 9
Peterborough +9 8 £61,250 +28.94% 3
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 30 (24.00%) Finance
2 29 (23.20%) Degree
3 26 (20.80%) Computer Science
3 26 (20.80%) TOGAF
4 23 (18.40%) UML
5 22 (17.60%) SAP
5 22 (17.60%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (16.80%) C#
6 21 (16.80%) Java
7 20 (16.00%) Oracle
8 19 (15.20%) Telecoms
9 18 (14.40%) Firewall
9 18 (14.40%) SOA
10 16 (12.80%) Microsoft
11 15 (12.00%) Active Directory
11 15 (12.00%) C
11 15 (12.00%) SQL
12 14 (11.20%) J2EE
12 14 (11.20%) RDBMS
12 14 (11.20%) Linux
12 14 (11.20%) Relational Database
12 14 (11.20%) Mentoring
13 13 (10.40%) Software Architecture
13 13 (10.40%) Software Engineering
14 12 (9.60%) Requirements Management
14 12 (9.60%) Security Cleared
14 12 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (9.60%) E-Commerce
15 11 (8.80%) Python
15 11 (8.80%) .NET

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 7 (5.60%) OpenStack
2 5 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.00%) IIS
3 4 (3.20%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.20%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.40%) CMS
5 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.80%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.80%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 10 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.20%) AutoCAD
3 4 (3.20%) TargetLink
4 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.60%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.80%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.80%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.20%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.40%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.60%) SaaS
3 2 (1.60%) GitHub
4 1 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.40%) Firewall
2 11 (8.80%) Internet
3 9 (7.20%) SSL
3 9 (7.20%) DNS
3 9 (7.20%) Wireless
4 8 (6.40%) Kerberos
5 7 (5.60%) MPLS
6 6 (4.80%) OSPF
6 6 (4.80%) BGP
6 6 (4.80%) LAN
6 6 (4.80%) WAN
6 6 (4.80%) Ethernet
6 6 (4.80%) VPLS
7 3 (2.40%) DHCP
7 3 (2.40%) VoIP
8 2 (1.60%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.60%) VPN
8 2 (1.60%) HTTP
9 1 (0.80%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.20%) RDBMS
1 14 (11.20%) Relational Database
2 10 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.40%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.60%) MySQL
5 2 (1.60%) SAP HANA
5 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.80%) Big Data
6 1 (0.80%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (4.80%) LLVM
1 6 (4.80%) GCC
2 2 (1.60%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.60%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.80%) Subversion
General
1 30 (24.00%) Finance
2 19 (15.20%) Telecoms
3 9 (7.20%) Electronics
3 9 (7.20%) Aerospace
4 7 (5.60%) Marketing
4 7 (5.60%) Banking
4 7 (5.60%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.80%) Retail
6 4 (3.20%) Automotive
7 3 (2.40%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.20%) J2EE
2 11 (8.80%) .NET
3 8 (6.40%) SAML
4 7 (5.60%) Web Services
4 7 (5.60%) ASP.NET
5 5 (4.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.20%) CSS
6 4 (3.20%) WCF
7 3 (2.40%) Ajax
7 3 (2.40%) REST
7 3 (2.40%) XML
8 2 (1.60%) HTML
8 2 (1.60%) HTML5
8 2 (1.60%) CSS3
8 2 (1.60%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (1.60%) Backbone.js
8 2 (1.60%) JSON
8 2 (1.60%) jQuery
9 1 (0.80%) Application Packaging
9 1 (0.80%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.80%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.40%) Internet of Things
4 7 (5.60%) Mathematics
4 7 (5.60%) Visualisation
5 6 (4.80%) Cryptography
6 4 (3.20%) DTV
6 4 (3.20%) Physics
7 3 (2.40%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.40%) E-Learning
7 3 (2.40%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.60%) ASIC
8 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.80%) Wiki
9 1 (0.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.80%) Open Source
9 1 (0.80%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.20%) Linux
2 9 (7.20%) Windows
3 8 (6.40%) UNIX
4 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.80%) TOGAF
2 23 (18.40%) UML
3 22 (17.60%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (14.40%) SOA
5 14 (11.20%) Mentoring
6 13 (10.40%) Software Architecture
6 13 (10.40%) Software Engineering
7 12 (9.60%) Requirements Management
7 12 (9.60%) E-Commerce
8 10 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (7.20%) DoDAF
9 9 (7.20%) MODAF
9 9 (7.20%) Data Protection
9 9 (7.20%) Identity Management
9 9 (7.20%) Information Security
10 8 (6.40%) Scrum
10 8 (6.40%) BPMN
10 8 (6.40%) Line Management
11 7 (5.60%) Network Design
12 5 (4.00%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.80%) C#
1 21 (16.80%) Java
2 15 (12.00%) C
2 15 (12.00%) SQL
3 11 (8.80%) Python
4 6 (4.80%) PHP
4 6 (4.80%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.00%) Embedded C
5 5 (4.00%) C++
6 2 (1.60%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.80%) Ruby
7 1 (0.80%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (23.20%) Degree
2 12 (9.60%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.40%) CISSP
4 6 (4.80%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.80%) CCIE
4 6 (4.80%) CCNP
4 6 (4.80%) CCIP
4 6 (4.80%) CCDP
4 6 (4.80%) JNCIE
5 3 (2.40%) Postgraduate
6 2 (1.60%) ISEB
7 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 15 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.80%) QEMU
2 6 (4.80%) KVM
3 3 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.40%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.40%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 22 (17.60%) SAP
2 20 (16.00%) Oracle
3 16 (12.80%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.80%) Juniper
4 6 (4.80%) Citrix
4 6 (4.80%) Cisco
4 6 (4.80%) Redback
5 5 (4.00%) Cognizant
5 5 (4.00%) VMware
6 4 (3.20%) Sybase
7 3 (2.40%) HP
7 3 (2.40%) Dell
8 1 (0.80%) Northgate
8 1 (0.80%) Huawei
8 1 (0.80%) webMethods
8 1 (0.80%) JD Edwards
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Up to £70K (neg) + excellent
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, life/health insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £60 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Parking, Dental
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: benefits + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago