Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Architect was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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

Lead Architect
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 153 -
Rank change year-on-year -16 - +177
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.074% 0.039% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.040% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Cambridge median annual salary £90,000 - -
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £90,000 £65,000 -
% change year-on-year +38.46% - -

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 2626 2493 2828
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.44% 97.12% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1986 2030 2376
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,375
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £59,375
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

Lead Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured Lead Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Architect in Cambridge

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Lead Architect in Cambridge

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, Lead 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 Lead Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Xen
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) LLVM
1 2 (100.00%) GCC
1 2 (100.00%) QEMU
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (100.00%) KVM
1 2 (100.00%) Docker

Lead 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 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) GCC
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) LLVM
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) KVM
1 2 (100.00%) QEMU
1 2 (100.00%) Xen