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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 62 77 69
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 77 59 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.13% 2.74% 3.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 2.86% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 57 34 71
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,000 £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
2352 2066 2914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.53% 96.05% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1853 1743 2531
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +14 55 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Peterborough +4 9 £57,500 -14.81% 2
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 32 (24.81%) Degree
2 30 (23.26%) TOGAF
2 30 (23.26%) Finance
3 27 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (20.93%) Computer Science
4 26 (20.16%) C#
5 24 (18.60%) UML
6 20 (15.50%) C
6 20 (15.50%) Microsoft
6 20 (15.50%) Software Architecture
7 19 (14.73%) Software Engineering
7 19 (14.73%) SAP
7 19 (14.73%) Firewall
7 19 (14.73%) Telecoms
8 15 (11.63%) Oracle
8 15 (11.63%) Java
8 15 (11.63%) Active Directory
8 15 (11.63%) Security Cleared
9 14 (10.85%) Requirements Management
9 14 (10.85%) Linux
9 14 (10.85%) SOA
9 14 (10.85%) SQL
10 13 (10.08%) J2EE
10 13 (10.08%) Windows
10 13 (10.08%) Information Security
10 13 (10.08%) Data Protection
10 13 (10.08%) Technical Architecture
11 12 (9.30%) .NET
12 11 (8.53%) Python
12 11 (8.53%) E-Commerce

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (5.43%) OpenStack
2 6 (4.65%) CMS
3 4 (3.10%) IIS
3 4 (3.10%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.10%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.55%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (6.98%) MS Excel
1 9 (6.98%) AutoCAD
2 5 (3.88%) TargetLink
3 1 (0.78%) MS Project
3 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) SAP MM
1 2 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.55%) SaaS
3 2 (1.55%) GitHub
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.73%) Firewall
2 11 (8.53%) Internet
3 10 (7.75%) SSL
4 9 (6.98%) DNS
4 9 (6.98%) Wireless
5 8 (6.20%) LAN
5 8 (6.20%) WAN
5 8 (6.20%) Kerberos
6 7 (5.43%) MPLS
7 6 (4.65%) OSPF
7 6 (4.65%) BGP
7 6 (4.65%) Ethernet
7 6 (4.65%) VPLS
8 4 (3.10%) VPN
9 3 (2.33%) DHCP
9 3 (2.33%) VoIP
10 2 (1.55%) HTTP
10 2 (1.55%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.98%) SQL Server
1 9 (6.98%) RDBMS
1 9 (6.98%) Relational Database
2 8 (6.20%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.55%) MySQL
3 2 (1.55%) SAP HANA
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (4.65%) LLVM
1 6 (4.65%) GCC
2 2 (1.55%) Jasmine
2 2 (1.55%) Subversion
2 2 (1.55%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (23.26%) Finance
2 19 (14.73%) Telecoms
3 10 (7.75%) Aerospace
4 9 (6.98%) Banking
5 7 (5.43%) Retail
5 7 (5.43%) Electronics
6 6 (4.65%) Publishing
7 5 (3.88%) Automotive
8 4 (3.10%) Manufacturing
8 4 (3.10%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.08%) J2EE
2 12 (9.30%) .NET
3 8 (6.20%) ASP.NET
3 8 (6.20%) SAML
4 7 (5.43%) Web Services
5 5 (3.88%) CSS
5 5 (3.88%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.33%) WCF
6 3 (2.33%) XML
6 3 (2.33%) HTML
6 3 (2.33%) HTML5
6 3 (2.33%) CSS3
6 3 (2.33%) Ajax
7 2 (1.55%) Backbone.js
7 2 (1.55%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (1.55%) jQuery
7 2 (1.55%) JSON
8 1 (0.78%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.78%) MDX
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.93%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.75%) Cryptography
3 10 (7.75%) Mathematics
4 6 (4.65%) E-Learning
4 6 (4.65%) Internet of Things
5 5 (3.88%) Visualisation
5 5 (3.88%) Physics
5 5 (3.88%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.10%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.55%) ASIC
7 2 (1.55%) DTV
8 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.78%) Wiki
8 1 (0.78%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.78%) Open Source
8 1 (0.78%) Kindle
8 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.85%) Linux
2 13 (10.08%) Windows
3 9 (6.98%) UNIX
4 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (23.26%) TOGAF
2 27 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (18.60%) UML
4 20 (15.50%) Software Architecture
5 19 (14.73%) Software Engineering
6 14 (10.85%) Requirements Management
6 14 (10.85%) SOA
7 13 (10.08%) Technical Architecture
7 13 (10.08%) Information Security
7 13 (10.08%) Data Protection
8 11 (8.53%) E-Commerce
9 10 (7.75%) DoDAF
9 10 (7.75%) MODAF
9 10 (7.75%) Scrum
10 9 (6.98%) Identity Management
11 8 (6.20%) BPMN
12 7 (5.43%) Product Management
12 7 (5.43%) Mentoring
12 7 (5.43%) Network Design
13 6 (4.65%) OO
Programming Languages
1 26 (20.16%) C#
2 20 (15.50%) C
3 15 (11.63%) Java
4 14 (10.85%) SQL
5 11 (8.53%) Python
6 8 (6.20%) Embedded C
7 7 (5.43%) C++
8 6 (4.65%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.55%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.78%) Perl
10 1 (0.78%) PHP
10 1 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (24.81%) Degree
2 15 (11.63%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.20%) CISSP
4 6 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.65%) JNCIE
4 6 (4.65%) CCIE
4 6 (4.65%) CCNP
4 6 (4.65%) CCIP
4 6 (4.65%) CCDP
5 5 (3.88%) Postgraduate
6 2 (1.55%) ISEB
7 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.65%) QEMU
2 6 (4.65%) KVM
3 3 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 20 (15.50%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.73%) SAP
3 15 (11.63%) Oracle
4 7 (5.43%) VMware
5 6 (4.65%) Redback
5 6 (4.65%) Cisco
5 6 (4.65%) Citrix
5 6 (4.65%) Juniper
6 5 (3.88%) Cognizant
7 3 (2.33%) HP
7 3 (2.33%) Dell
8 2 (1.55%) Sybase
9 1 (0.78%) IBM
9 1 (0.78%) webMethods
9 1 (0.78%) Huawei
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
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