Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Architect was £66,250 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Architect
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 59 82
Rank change year-on-year -30 +23 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 132 143 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.11% 4.10% 3.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.20% 4.21% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 96 87 93
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £66,250 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.92% +8.33% +2.56%
10th Percentile £53,750 £49,300 £51,400
90th Percentile £90,000 £92,500 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +3.85% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 4119 3394 3909
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.99% 97.19% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3164 2823 3380
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -27 92 £65,000 -18.75% 8
Peterborough -6 18 £53,250 +3.40% 4
Huntingdon +13 9 £50,750 -3.33%
Architect
East of England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 51 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (21.97%) C#
2 29 (21.97%) .NET
3 27 (20.45%) Wireless
4 23 (17.42%) JavaScript
4 23 (17.42%) NoSQL
5 21 (15.91%) Java
5 21 (15.91%) Project Management
6 20 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
7 19 (14.39%) Linux
8 18 (13.64%) Node.js
8 18 (13.64%) Docker
9 17 (12.88%) AngularJS
9 17 (12.88%) TDD
9 17 (12.88%) Internet
10 16 (12.12%) Microsoft
10 16 (12.12%) Degree
11 15 (11.36%) Office 365
11 15 (11.36%) Embedded Systems
11 15 (11.36%) Scrum
11 15 (11.36%) Clustering
11 15 (11.36%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (10.61%) SQL
12 14 (10.61%) Load Balancing
12 14 (10.61%) Multithreading
13 13 (9.85%) WCF
13 13 (9.85%) J2EE
13 13 (9.85%) Python
13 13 (9.85%) Unix
14 12 (9.09%) XSLT

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 8 (6.06%) Apache
1 8 (6.06%) Tomcat
1 8 (6.06%) WebLogic
2 6 (4.55%) IBM Connections
3 4 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.27%) NServiceBus
5 2 (1.52%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.76%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.03%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.76%) SAP MDG
2 1 (0.76%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (11.36%) Office 365
3 12 (9.09%) IaaS
4 9 (6.82%) GitHub
4 9 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (6.06%) PaaS
6 7 (5.30%) SaaS
7 6 (4.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (4.55%) G Suite
8 2 (1.52%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.76%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.76%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 27 (20.45%) Wireless
2 17 (12.88%) Internet
3 9 (6.82%) LAN
3 9 (6.82%) WAN
4 7 (5.30%) SMS
5 4 (3.03%) Ethernet
5 4 (3.03%) FlexRay
6 2 (1.52%) AMQP
6 2 (1.52%) DNS
6 2 (1.52%) Firewall
6 2 (1.52%) HTTP
6 2 (1.52%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.52%) IPv6
6 2 (1.52%) SAN
6 2 (1.52%) Skype
6 2 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.42%) NoSQL
2 10 (7.58%) MongoDB
3 7 (5.30%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.79%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.79%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.79%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.03%) Blockchain
6 3 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.27%) MySQL
6 3 (2.27%) Neo4j
6 3 (2.27%) Redis
7 2 (1.52%) Big Data
7 2 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.76%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.76%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.76%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 8 (6.06%) Selenium
3 5 (3.79%) AppVeyor
3 5 (3.79%) JIRA
3 5 (3.79%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (3.79%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.03%) ClearCase
5 3 (2.27%) PhantomJS
6 1 (0.76%) ERwin
6 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (7.58%) Finance
2 6 (4.55%) Electronics
3 4 (3.03%) Aerospace
3 4 (3.03%) Automotive
3 4 (3.03%) Marketing
3 4 (3.03%) Military
4 2 (1.52%) Advertising
5 1 (0.76%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (21.97%) .NET
2 18 (13.64%) Node.js
3 17 (12.88%) AngularJS
4 13 (9.85%) J2EE
4 13 (9.85%) WCF
5 12 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 12 (9.09%) XSLT
6 10 (7.58%) J2SE
6 10 (7.58%) jQuery
6 10 (7.58%) Web Services
7 9 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (6.06%) Angular 2
8 8 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (3.79%) HTML
9 5 (3.79%) RESTful
10 4 (3.03%) CSS
10 4 (3.03%) Ember.js
10 4 (3.03%) HTML5
10 4 (3.03%) REST
10 4 (3.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.36%) Clustering
1 15 (11.36%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (6.82%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.82%) Public Cloud
3 7 (5.30%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.55%) Fintech
4 6 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.79%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (3.79%) iPad
5 5 (3.79%) VHDL
6 4 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (3.03%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.27%) Social Media
7 3 (2.27%) Social Network
8 2 (1.52%) Bitcoin
8 2 (1.52%) PKI
9 1 (0.76%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.39%) Linux
2 13 (9.85%) Unix
3 9 (6.82%) Windows
4 8 (6.06%) Oracle Linux
4 8 (6.06%) Solaris
5 6 (4.55%) CentOS
5 6 (4.55%) Debian
5 6 (4.55%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.27%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.52%) Android
7 2 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (15.91%) Project Management
3 17 (12.88%) TDD
4 15 (11.36%) Continuous Delivery
4 15 (11.36%) Scrum
5 14 (10.61%) Load Balancing
5 14 (10.61%) Multithreading
6 11 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 11 (8.33%) Microservices
6 11 (8.33%) OO
6 11 (8.33%) Prototyping
7 10 (7.58%) Software Engineering
8 9 (6.82%) MVC
8 9 (6.82%) Software Architecture
9 8 (6.06%) DevOps
9 8 (6.06%) OOA/OOD
9 8 (6.06%) OWASP
9 8 (6.06%) Performance Analysis
9 8 (6.06%) Test Automation
9 8 (6.06%) UML
Programming Languages
1 29 (21.97%) C#
2 23 (17.42%) JavaScript
3 21 (15.91%) Java
4 14 (10.61%) SQL
5 13 (9.85%) Python
6 11 (8.33%) Perl
7 7 (5.30%) Bash Shell
8 6 (4.55%) C
8 6 (4.55%) PHP
9 5 (3.79%) Go
10 4 (3.03%) Haskell
10 4 (3.03%) MATLAB
10 4 (3.03%) Scala
10 4 (3.03%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.52%) C++
12 1 (0.76%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.76%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 16 (12.12%) Degree
2 8 (6.06%) CCNA
2 8 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.27%) MCSE
4 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.52%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) ISO 26262
2 1 (0.76%) IEC 62304
2 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (13.64%) Docker
2 8 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.30%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.55%) LXC
5 2 (1.52%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (6.82%) Ansible
2 8 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (6.06%) Puppet
3 6 (4.55%) Grafana
3 6 (4.55%) Graphite
3 6 (4.55%) Graylog
3 6 (4.55%) Kibana
3 6 (4.55%) logstash
3 6 (4.55%) Munin
3 6 (4.55%) SCCM
3 6 (4.55%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.52%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.76%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.76%) Packer
Vendors
1 16 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.09%) Oracle
3 11 (8.33%) Citrix
4 10 (7.58%) Cognizant
5 9 (6.82%) Google
6 8 (6.06%) Sun
6 8 (6.06%) VMware
7 6 (4.55%) IBM
7 6 (4.55%) Splunk
8 5 (3.79%) Xilinx
9 4 (3.03%) Cisco
9 4 (3.03%) MathWorks
10 2 (1.52%) AlgoSec
10 2 (1.52%) NetApp
10 2 (1.52%) Tufin
10 2 (1.52%) WorldPay
11 1 (0.76%) Informatica
11 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.76%) Sophos
11 1 (0.76%) Talend