The median annual salary for a Lead Architect was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Architect
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 121 136 126
Rank change year-on-year +15 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.12% 0.093% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.095% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £90,000 £65,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -  
UK excluding London median salary £78,750 £71,500 £69,000
% change year-on-year +10.13% +3.62%  

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 1644 2105 2015
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 95.53% 97.45% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1249 1656 1654
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16%  
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%  

Lead Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Architect in Cambridgeshire

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Lead Architect in Cambridgeshire

Lead 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 Lead Architect within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 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 +8 2 £90,000 - 1
Lead Architect
East of England

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Lead 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 Lead Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Xen
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) LLVM
1 2 (100.00%) GCC
1 2 (100.00%) QEMU
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (100.00%) KVM
1 2 (100.00%) Docker

Lead 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 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) GCC
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) LLVM
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) KVM
1 2 (100.00%) QEMU
1 2 (100.00%) Xen
West Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £very competitive + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago