The median annual salary for a Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 81 54 59
Rank change year-on-year -27 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 46 88 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.70% 4.05% 3.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.83% 4.15% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 30 84 54
Median salary £80,000 £62,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.00% -7.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,450 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,250 £80,000 £89,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1627 2119 2067
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 95.59% 97.43% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1230 1660 1699
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Cambridgeshire

Architect
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Architect in Cambridgeshire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Cambridgeshire

Architect
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -24 30 £80,000 +30.61% 11
Peterborough +5 10 £55,000 -15.38% 3
Architect
East of England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 39 (34.82%) Finance
2 34 (30.36%) Project Management
3 30 (26.79%) Degree
3 30 (26.79%) Presales
4 27 (24.11%) IT Strategy
4 27 (24.11%) Service Management
4 27 (24.11%) ITIL
5 26 (23.21%) Data Centre
6 23 (20.54%) Citrix
6 23 (20.54%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (19.64%) SAP
7 22 (19.64%) Software Engineering
8 21 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
8 21 (18.75%) TOGAF
8 21 (18.75%) ERP
9 20 (17.86%) SQL
10 19 (16.96%) Oracle
10 19 (16.96%) MS Excel
10 19 (16.96%) VMware
10 19 (16.96%) Service Delivery
10 19 (16.96%) Microsoft Azure
10 19 (16.96%) Amazon AWS
11 18 (16.07%) Customer Engagement
11 18 (16.07%) Requirements Analysis
11 18 (16.07%) Publishing
11 18 (16.07%) PRINCE2
11 18 (16.07%) Line Management
12 16 (14.29%) Service Design
12 16 (14.29%) NetApp
12 16 (14.29%) Business Development

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 11 (9.82%) NetWeaver
2 10 (8.93%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.25%) Apache
3 7 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 7 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.57%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.89%) Moodle
Applications
1 19 (16.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (8.93%) SAP ERP
2 4 (3.57%) SAP CO
2 4 (3.57%) SAP FI
2 4 (3.57%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (2.68%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.89%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.96%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (16.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (10.71%) IaaS
2 12 (10.71%) PaaS
3 2 (1.79%) Office 365
4 1 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.93%) Network Security
2 9 (8.04%) Internet
3 6 (5.36%) Firewall
3 6 (5.36%) SAN
3 6 (5.36%) WAN
3 6 (5.36%) Wireless
4 5 (4.46%) LAN
5 4 (3.57%) 3GPP
5 4 (3.57%) ATM
5 4 (3.57%) DHCP
5 4 (3.57%) DNS
5 4 (3.57%) LTE
5 4 (3.57%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (3.57%) RANAP
5 4 (3.57%) RTP
5 4 (3.57%) SIGTRAN
5 4 (3.57%) SS7
5 4 (3.57%) SSH
5 4 (3.57%) UTRAN
6 1 (0.89%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.61%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.71%) DB2
2 12 (10.71%) MySQL
3 3 (2.68%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.89%) Big Data
4 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.57%) GCC
2 1 (0.89%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.89%) Moq
2 1 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.89%) Selenium
2 1 (0.89%) SpecFlow
General
1 39 (34.82%) Finance
2 18 (16.07%) Publishing
3 13 (11.61%) Telecoms
4 12 (10.71%) Retail
5 7 (6.25%) Military
6 6 (5.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.68%) Billing
7 3 (2.68%) Legal
7 3 (2.68%) Marketing
8 2 (1.79%) Banking
8 2 (1.79%) Electronics
9 1 (0.89%) Automotive
9 1 (0.89%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.14%) J2EE
2 7 (6.25%) .NET
2 7 (6.25%) J2SE
3 6 (5.36%) HTML
3 6 (5.36%) REST
4 5 (4.46%) CSS
5 4 (3.57%) LLVM
6 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.79%) OpenCL
6 2 (1.79%) OpenGL
7 1 (0.89%) Angular 2
7 1 (0.89%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.89%) HTML5
7 1 (0.89%) HTML5 Canvas
7 1 (0.89%) Web Services
7 1 (0.89%) XML
7 1 (0.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.21%) Data Centre
2 16 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 13 (11.61%) Management Information System
4 12 (10.71%) CMDB
5 7 (6.25%) Clustering
6 5 (4.46%) N-Tier
6 5 (4.46%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.68%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.89%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.89%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.89%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.89%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.89%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.61%) Linux
2 10 (8.93%) Unix
3 7 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
3 7 (6.25%) Solaris
4 5 (4.46%) Windows
5 1 (0.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (30.36%) Project Management
2 30 (26.79%) Presales
3 27 (24.11%) IT Strategy
3 27 (24.11%) ITIL
3 27 (24.11%) Service Management
4 23 (20.54%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (19.64%) Software Engineering
6 21 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
6 21 (18.75%) ERP
6 21 (18.75%) TOGAF
7 19 (16.96%) Service Delivery
8 18 (16.07%) Customer Engagement
8 18 (16.07%) Line Management
8 18 (16.07%) PRINCE2
8 18 (16.07%) Requirements Analysis
9 16 (14.29%) Business Development
9 16 (14.29%) Service Design
10 14 (12.50%) Migration
11 13 (11.61%) Business Analysis
11 13 (11.61%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.86%) SQL
2 13 (11.61%) Java
3 9 (8.04%) C
4 7 (6.25%) C#
5 5 (4.46%) PHP
6 1 (0.89%) ABAP
6 1 (0.89%) C++
6 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (26.79%) Degree
2 15 (13.39%) PMP
3 12 (10.71%) ISEB
3 12 (10.71%) PMI Certification
4 7 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 7 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.57%) MCP
5 4 (3.57%) MCSE
5 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.57%) VCAP
5 4 (3.57%) VCDX
6 3 (2.68%) ACCA
6 3 (2.68%) CCIE
6 3 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.68%) SAP Certification
7 2 (1.79%) PhD
8 1 (0.89%) CISA
8 1 (0.89%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (10.71%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (3.57%) Docker
3 4 (3.57%) QEMU
3 4 (3.57%) Xen
4 3 (2.68%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.79%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.79%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (10.71%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (20.54%) Citrix
2 22 (19.64%) SAP
3 19 (16.96%) Oracle
3 19 (16.96%) VMware
4 16 (14.29%) NetApp
5 15 (13.39%) Cisco
5 15 (13.39%) HP
6 13 (11.61%) EMC
7 12 (10.71%) BMC
7 12 (10.71%) CheckPoint
7 12 (10.71%) IBM
7 12 (10.71%) Juniper
8 7 (6.25%) Cognizant
8 7 (6.25%) Microsoft
8 7 (6.25%) Sun
9 3 (2.68%) Intel
10 1 (0.89%) Avaya
10 1 (0.89%) Blackboard
10 1 (0.89%) Brocade
10 1 (0.89%) Sitecore
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