The median annual salary for a Senior Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 27 March 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 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 115 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.66% 0.067% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.069% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Median salary £80,000 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.13% -  
UK excluding London median salary £72,000 £67,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.46% +3.07%  

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 1157 1445 1451
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 95.62% 97.37% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 863 1132 1194
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 March 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 March 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 12 (70.59%) Finance
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Business Analysis
2 7 (41.18%) SAP
2 7 (41.18%) SharePoint
2 7 (41.18%) ERP
3 6 (35.29%) .NET
3 6 (35.29%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) HTML
3 6 (35.29%) Project Management
3 6 (35.29%) ETL
3 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (35.29%) MVC
3 6 (35.29%) Data Management
3 6 (35.29%) Document Management
3 6 (35.29%) Use Case
3 6 (35.29%) Load Testing
3 6 (35.29%) REST
3 6 (35.29%) Master Data Management
3 6 (35.29%) Data Virtualisation
3 6 (35.29%) Service Design
3 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 6 (35.29%) Business Process Analysis
3 6 (35.29%) Business Process Modelling
3 6 (35.29%) IT Strategy
4 5 (29.41%) Presales
4 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (29.41%) Open Source
4 5 (29.41%) Publishing
4 5 (29.41%) Service Management

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 7 (41.18%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.88%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP CO
1 1 (5.88%) SAP FI
1 1 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Network Security
1 2 (11.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) GCC
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) Moq
2 1 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Publishing
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
1 6 (35.29%) HTML
1 6 (35.29%) REST
2 5 (29.41%) CSS
3 2 (11.76%) LLVM
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5 Canvas
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Learning Management System
2 1 (5.88%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Business Analysis
2 7 (41.18%) ERP
3 6 (35.29%) Business Process Analysis
3 6 (35.29%) Business Process Modelling
3 6 (35.29%) Data Management
3 6 (35.29%) Data Virtualisation
3 6 (35.29%) Document Management
3 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (35.29%) ETL
3 6 (35.29%) IT Strategy
3 6 (35.29%) Load Testing
3 6 (35.29%) Master Data Management
3 6 (35.29%) MVC
3 6 (35.29%) Project Management
3 6 (35.29%) Service Design
3 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 6 (35.29%) Use Case
4 5 (29.41%) Service Management
4 5 (29.41%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) ABAP
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
1 2 (11.76%) QEMU
1 2 (11.76%) Xen
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Blackboard
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Sitecore
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