The median annual salary for a Senior Systems Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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

Senior System Architect
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Architect 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.22% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £55,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% +25.00%  

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 1332 1329 1460
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 96.80% 96.87% 98.45%
Number of salaries quoted 985 1070 1225
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 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Systems Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Systems Architect in Cambridge

Senior Systems Architect
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Senior Systems Architect in Cambridge

Senior Systems Architect
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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

Salary histogram for Senior Systems Architect in Cambridge

Senior Systems Architect Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

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

1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) LLVM
1 2 (50.00%) GCC
1 2 (50.00%) QEMU
1 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
1 2 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (50.00%) Xen
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) Product Management
1 2 (50.00%) Visualisation

Senior Systems 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 (50.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) GCC
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) LLVM
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
1 2 (50.00%) Product Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
1 2 (50.00%) QEMU
1 2 (50.00%) Xen
Cambridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago