The median annual salary for a Senior Architect was £63,750 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Senior Architect
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 102 114
Rank change year-on-year -9 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 11 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.79% 0.51% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.52% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 1
Median salary £63,750 £85,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +82.79%  
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £72,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -6.89% +11.53%  

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 1354 1148 1379
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.62% 97.21% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1033 972 1163
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 £28,000
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%  

Senior Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Architect in Cambridge

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Senior Architect in Cambridge

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Architect in Cambridge over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Architect in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Senior 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 Senior Architect in the job title.

1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Project Management
2 7 (36.84%) Wireless
3 6 (31.58%) C#
4 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
4 5 (26.32%) Angular 2
5 4 (21.05%) GitHub
5 4 (21.05%) Finance
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
6 3 (15.79%) .NET
6 3 (15.79%) REST
7 2 (10.53%) QEMU
7 2 (10.53%) OpenStack
7 2 (10.53%) LLVM
7 2 (10.53%) Xen
7 2 (10.53%) Use Case
7 2 (10.53%) Load Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Network Security
7 2 (10.53%) Product Management
7 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
7 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (10.53%) Open Source
7 2 (10.53%) Software Architecture
7 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) Data Management
7 2 (10.53%) Document Management
7 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (10.53%) SAP

Senior 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 (10.53%) OpenStack
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) GitHub
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Wireless
2 2 (10.53%) Network Security
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) SMS
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) GCC
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.53%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Angular 2
1 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
2 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) REST
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) LLVM
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
1 2 (10.53%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Project Management
3 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Data Management
4 2 (10.53%) Document Management
4 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) ERP
4 2 (10.53%) ETL
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Load Testing
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Open Source
4 2 (10.53%) Product Management
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) SOA
4 2 (10.53%) Software Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Use Case
4 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Docker
1 2 (10.53%) QEMU
1 2 (10.53%) Xen
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) SAP
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