The median annual salary for an Architect was £58,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Architect
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 67 63
Rank change year-on-year -12 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 44 45 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.25% 3.81% 3.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.33% 3.92% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 33 35 24
Median salary £58,500 £75,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.00% +22.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.05% +0.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1322 1149 1412
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.78% 97.21% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1009 967 1189
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Cambridge

Architect
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Architect in Cambridge

Architect
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Cambridge over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Cambridge

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 31 (41.89%) C#
2 29 (39.19%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (37.84%) .NET
4 25 (33.78%) AngularJS
5 22 (29.73%) ASP.NET
6 19 (25.68%) MVC
7 17 (22.97%) JavaScript
8 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (18.92%) Jenkins
9 14 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (18.92%) Software Architecture
9 14 (18.92%) HTML
9 14 (18.92%) OO
9 14 (18.92%) Cognizant
10 13 (17.57%) CSS
10 13 (17.57%) J2EE
10 13 (17.57%) Angular 2
11 12 (16.22%) Docker
11 12 (16.22%) TeamCity
11 12 (16.22%) PHP
11 12 (16.22%) SQL
11 12 (16.22%) SharePoint
11 12 (16.22%) TDD
12 11 (14.86%) Finance
12 11 (14.86%) Linux
12 11 (14.86%) UML
12 11 (14.86%) ERP
12 11 (14.86%) WCF
13 10 (13.51%) Android
13 10 (13.51%) Apple iOS

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (16.22%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.11%) NetWeaver
3 5 (6.76%) Apache
3 5 (6.76%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.76%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.41%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.70%) NServiceBus
5 2 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 8 (10.81%) SDL Web 8
2 6 (8.11%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.35%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.35%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.35%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.35%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.51%) GitHub
2 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.70%) IaaS
4 2 (2.70%) Office 365
5 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.51%) Internet
2 7 (9.46%) Wireless
3 4 (5.41%) Network Security
4 3 (4.05%) LAN
4 3 (4.05%) WAN
5 2 (2.70%) Skype
5 2 (2.70%) SMS
6 1 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.05%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.70%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.35%) Big Data
5 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.35%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (18.92%) Jenkins
2 12 (16.22%) TeamCity
3 8 (10.81%) Selenium
4 6 (8.11%) AppVeyor
4 6 (8.11%) Git (software)
4 6 (8.11%) JIRA
4 6 (8.11%) Moq
4 6 (8.11%) MSBuild
4 6 (8.11%) NUnit
4 6 (8.11%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (8.11%) Subversion
4 6 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (5.41%) GCC
6 2 (2.70%) PhantomJS
General
1 11 (14.86%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.70%) Publishing
4 1 (1.35%) Automotive
4 1 (1.35%) Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Billing
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (37.84%) .NET
2 25 (33.78%) AngularJS
3 22 (29.73%) ASP.NET
4 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (18.92%) HTML
6 13 (17.57%) Angular 2
6 13 (17.57%) CSS
6 13 (17.57%) J2EE
7 11 (14.86%) WCF
8 9 (12.16%) HTML5
8 9 (12.16%) jQuery
8 9 (12.16%) REST
9 8 (10.81%) Web Services
9 8 (10.81%) XML
9 8 (10.81%) XSLT
10 6 (8.11%) .NET Framework
10 6 (8.11%) Ajax
10 6 (8.11%) CSS3
10 6 (8.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Clustering
2 6 (8.11%) iPad
2 6 (8.11%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.05%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.70%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.70%) Smart City
4 2 (2.70%) Social Media
4 2 (2.70%) Social Network
5 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) Linux
2 10 (13.51%) Android
2 10 (13.51%) Apple iOS
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle Linux
3 5 (6.76%) Solaris
3 5 (6.76%) Unix
4 2 (2.70%) CentOS
4 2 (2.70%) Debian
4 2 (2.70%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.70%) Windows
4 2 (2.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.19%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.68%) MVC
3 14 (18.92%) OO
3 14 (18.92%) Software Architecture
4 12 (16.22%) TDD
5 11 (14.86%) ERP
5 11 (14.86%) UML
6 10 (13.51%) Project Management
6 10 (13.51%) Scrum
7 9 (12.16%) Mentoring
7 9 (12.16%) Software Engineering
7 9 (12.16%) TOGAF
8 8 (10.81%) Migration
8 8 (10.81%) Personalization
8 8 (10.81%) Test Automation
8 8 (10.81%) Unit Testing
9 6 (8.11%) OOD
9 6 (8.11%) OOP
9 6 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (8.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.89%) C#
2 17 (22.97%) JavaScript
3 12 (16.22%) PHP
3 12 (16.22%) SQL
4 9 (12.16%) Java
5 3 (4.05%) C
5 3 (4.05%) Python
6 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.70%) Perl
7 1 (1.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.41%) CCNA
2 4 (5.41%) Degree
3 2 (2.70%) CCNP
3 2 (2.70%) MCSE
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.70%) PhD
3 2 (2.70%) PMP
4 1 (1.35%) ACCA
4 1 (1.35%) CCIE
4 1 (1.35%) CCIE Security
4 1 (1.35%) CISA
4 1 (1.35%) CISSP
4 1 (1.35%) SAP Certification
System Software
1 12 (16.22%) Docker
2 4 (5.41%) QEMU
2 4 (5.41%) Xen
3 2 (2.70%) KVM
3 2 (2.70%) LXC
3 2 (2.70%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) Ansible
1 2 (2.70%) Grafana
1 2 (2.70%) Graphite
1 2 (2.70%) Graylog
1 2 (2.70%) Kibana
1 2 (2.70%) logstash
1 2 (2.70%) Munin
1 2 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.70%) Puppet
1 2 (2.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (18.92%) Cognizant
2 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.16%) SAP
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle
3 5 (6.76%) Sun
4 2 (2.70%) Citrix
4 2 (2.70%) Splunk
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