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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 56 75 86
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 76 74 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.60% 2.99% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.83% 3.13% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 58 51 35
Average salary £58,000 £57,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.86% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £35,000 £43,507
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
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
1986 2362 2128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.03% 95.40% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1713 1873 1826
Average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 0 31 £60,000 -14.28% 8
Huntingdon - 16 £56,500 -
Peterborough -6 14 £50,000 +42.85%
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 61 (34.27%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (26.97%) TOGAF
3 39 (21.91%) SAP
3 39 (21.91%) Data Centre
4 38 (21.35%) Zachman Framework
5 37 (20.79%) SaaS
6 36 (20.22%) ITIL
7 32 (17.98%) Finance
8 29 (16.29%) WAN
9 26 (14.61%) UML
9 26 (14.61%) SQL
10 25 (14.04%) Enterprise Architecture
11 24 (13.48%) Project Management
12 23 (12.92%) SOA
13 22 (12.36%) LAN
13 22 (12.36%) Java
13 22 (12.36%) Web Services
14 21 (11.80%) Data Warehouse
14 21 (11.80%) Scrum
14 21 (11.80%) Degree
15 20 (11.24%) Oracle
16 19 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
16 19 (10.67%) SAN
16 19 (10.67%) BYOD
17 18 (10.11%) VoIP
17 18 (10.11%) PABX
18 17 (9.55%) UNIX
18 17 (9.55%) OLTP
18 17 (9.55%) Wi-Fi
19 16 (8.99%) Waterfall

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (7.87%) Tomcat
2 13 (7.30%) Apache
3 9 (5.06%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.81%) SAS
5 3 (1.69%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.12%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.12%) NetWeaver
6 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.12%) SAP Portal
6 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.56%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.56%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.56%) Confluence
7 1 (0.56%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (5.62%) SAP ERP
2 3 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (20.79%) SaaS
2 6 (3.37%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.12%) PaaS
4 2 (1.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (16.29%) WAN
2 22 (12.36%) LAN
3 19 (10.67%) SAN
4 18 (10.11%) VoIP
4 18 (10.11%) PABX
5 17 (9.55%) Wi-Fi
6 16 (8.99%) NAS
7 10 (5.62%) Wireless
8 9 (5.06%) Unified Communications
9 5 (2.81%) Internet
10 3 (1.69%) Firewall
11 2 (1.12%) 4G
11 2 (1.12%) LTE
11 2 (1.12%) 3G
11 2 (1.12%) 3GPP
12 1 (0.56%) SNMP
12 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
12 1 (0.56%) DNS
12 1 (0.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.80%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (9.55%) OLTP
3 9 (5.06%) Hadoop
4 8 (4.49%) Big Data
5 5 (2.81%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.25%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.69%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.12%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.56%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.56%) MySQL
9 1 (0.56%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 5 (2.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.25%) Subversion
3 1 (0.56%) JIRA
3 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.56%) IntelliJ
3 1 (0.56%) ERwin
3 1 (0.56%) FishEye
General
1 32 (17.98%) Finance
2 7 (3.93%) Electronics
2 7 (3.93%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.81%) Marketing
4 4 (2.25%) Retail
4 4 (2.25%) Multimedia
4 4 (2.25%) Automotive
5 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.12%) Local Government
7 1 (0.56%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.36%) Web Services
2 11 (6.18%) J2EE
2 11 (6.18%) J2SE
3 8 (4.49%) SOAP
4 5 (2.81%) .NET
4 5 (2.81%) RESTful
5 4 (2.25%) WSDL
6 3 (1.69%) Middleware
6 3 (1.69%) JSON
6 3 (1.69%) XML
6 3 (1.69%) REST
7 2 (1.12%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.12%) CSS
7 2 (1.12%) Ext JS
8 1 (0.56%) jQuery
8 1 (0.56%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.56%) Spring
8 1 (0.56%) Ajax
8 1 (0.56%) Java EE
8 1 (0.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (21.91%) Data Centre
2 19 (10.67%) BYOD
3 14 (7.87%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (5.62%) Mobile App
5 8 (4.49%) Clustering
6 7 (3.93%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (3.37%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.25%) Smartphone
8 4 (2.25%) Data Integration
8 4 (2.25%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.69%) DTV
10 2 (1.12%) ASIC
10 2 (1.12%) Verilog
10 2 (1.12%) Cryptography
10 2 (1.12%) FMCG
10 2 (1.12%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.12%) HP Storage
10 2 (1.12%) Wiki
10 2 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.55%) UNIX
2 11 (6.18%) Linux
3 8 (4.49%) Windows
3 8 (4.49%) Solaris
3 8 (4.49%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.12%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (34.27%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (26.97%) TOGAF
3 38 (21.35%) Zachman Framework
4 36 (20.22%) ITIL
5 26 (14.61%) UML
6 25 (14.04%) Enterprise Architecture
7 24 (13.48%) Project Management
8 23 (12.92%) SOA
9 21 (11.80%) Scrum
10 19 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (8.99%) Waterfall
11 16 (8.99%) SABSA
12 14 (7.87%) OO
13 12 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (6.18%) ERP
14 11 (6.18%) Business Analysis
14 11 (6.18%) Line Management
14 11 (6.18%) Security Architecture
14 11 (6.18%) SDLC
15 10 (5.62%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (14.61%) SQL
2 22 (12.36%) Java
3 9 (5.06%) C
3 9 (5.06%) C++
4 4 (2.25%) C#
5 3 (1.69%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.12%) PHP
6 2 (1.12%) ABAP
6 2 (1.12%) MATLAB
6 2 (1.12%) Python
7 1 (0.56%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.56%) VBA
7 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (11.80%) Degree
2 2 (1.12%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.56%) CCAA
3 1 (0.56%) CCA
3 1 (0.56%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (0.56%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.87%) COBIT
2 12 (6.74%) QA
3 10 (5.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (3.93%) Terminal Services
2 3 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.12%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.12%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (21.91%) SAP
2 20 (11.24%) Oracle
3 10 (5.62%) Altiris
3 10 (5.62%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.49%) Sun
5 7 (3.93%) EMC
5 7 (3.93%) Citrix
6 6 (3.37%) Atlassian
7 4 (2.25%) WorldPay
8 3 (1.69%) PTC
8 3 (1.69%) Autodesk
9 2 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.12%) Synopsys
9 2 (1.12%) CA
9 2 (1.12%) HP
9 2 (1.12%) Cisco
10 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.56%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £ 50,000 - 100,000. Maybe more for the right Arhcitect
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, life/health insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65 - £75 per annum + 25% package
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Salary: £70k - 100k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago