Period
to 16 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

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

Architect
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 46 47
Rank change year-on-year +19 +1 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 87 28 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 10.83% 4.67% 4.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.08% 4.81% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 52 20 9
Peterborough median annual salary £72,500 £53,250 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.15% -16.80% +28.00%
10th Percentile £61,375 £43,750 £33,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £81,625 £65,525
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. 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
Peterborough
Permanent vacancies in Peterborough with a recognized job title 785 582 564
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.76% 97.00% 98.26%
Number of salaries quoted 484 445 436
Peterborough median annual salary £40,000 £43,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.98% +4.88% +2.50%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Peterborough

Architect
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for Architect in Peterborough

Architect
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Peterborough over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Architect in Peterborough

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Peterborough region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 31 (35.63%) CISSP
2 26 (29.89%) Microsoft
2 26 (29.89%) Microservices
3 24 (27.59%) Security Architecture
4 23 (26.44%) Retail
4 23 (26.44%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (25.29%) Node.js
6 21 (24.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 21 (24.14%) Finance
6 21 (24.14%) .NET
6 21 (24.14%) ISSAP
7 20 (22.99%) MongoDB
8 19 (21.84%) Data Centre
8 19 (21.84%) CCIE
8 19 (21.84%) CCNP
8 19 (21.84%) Cisco
9 18 (20.69%) VMware
9 18 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (20.69%) Self-Motivation
10 17 (19.54%) SANS
10 17 (19.54%) Security Operations
10 17 (19.54%) Security Operations Centre
10 17 (19.54%) Data Loss Prevention
10 17 (19.54%) Event Correlation
10 17 (19.54%) CCIE Security
10 17 (19.54%) SIEM
10 17 (19.54%) VCAP
10 17 (19.54%) Computer Security
10 17 (19.54%) VCDX
10 17 (19.54%) CSSLP

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 4 (4.60%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.15%) CMS
2 1 (1.15%) IBM Connections
2 1 (1.15%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (12.64%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (8.05%) SaaS
4 4 (4.60%) GitHub
4 4 (4.60%) OpenShift
4 4 (4.60%) PaaS
5 2 (2.30%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (2.30%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.30%) Serverless
6 1 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.15%) G Suite
6 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.54%) Firewall
2 5 (5.75%) LAN
2 5 (5.75%) WAN
3 3 (3.45%) Network Security
4 2 (2.30%) BGP
4 2 (2.30%) DNS
4 2 (2.30%) EIGRP
4 2 (2.30%) HSRP
4 2 (2.30%) OSPF
4 2 (2.30%) PPP
4 2 (2.30%) SNMP
4 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.30%) VLAN
4 2 (2.30%) VoIP
4 2 (2.30%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.15%) FTP
5 1 (1.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.99%) MongoDB
2 4 (4.60%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (4.60%) MySQL
2 4 (4.60%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Selenium
2 4 (4.60%) Cucumber
2 4 (4.60%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.60%) Maven
2 4 (4.60%) SonarQube
General
1 23 (26.44%) Retail
2 21 (24.14%) Finance
3 2 (2.30%) Advertising
4 1 (1.15%) Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.29%) Node.js
2 21 (24.14%) .NET
3 16 (18.39%) .NET Core
4 6 (6.90%) AngularJS
4 6 (6.90%) React
5 4 (4.60%) CSS
5 4 (4.60%) HTML
5 4 (4.60%) jQuery
5 4 (4.60%) Spring
5 4 (4.60%) Spring Boot
5 4 (4.60%) Spring Cloud
6 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.84%) Data Centre
2 18 (20.69%) Self-Motivation
3 17 (19.54%) Security Operations Centre
4 10 (11.49%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (10.34%) Xbox
6 8 (9.20%) Cloud Native
7 4 (4.60%) CESG
8 2 (2.30%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.30%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.89%) Microservices
2 24 (27.59%) Security Architecture
3 17 (19.54%) Computer Security
3 17 (19.54%) Data Loss Prevention
3 17 (19.54%) Event Correlation
3 17 (19.54%) Penetration Testing
3 17 (19.54%) Risk Management
3 17 (19.54%) Security Management
3 17 (19.54%) Security Operations
3 17 (19.54%) SIEM
4 16 (18.39%) Coaching
4 16 (18.39%) Mentoring
5 10 (11.49%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (11.49%) Prototyping
5 10 (11.49%) TOGAF
6 9 (10.34%) SABSA
7 8 (9.20%) Decision-Making
7 8 (9.20%) DevOps
7 8 (9.20%) Information Security
8 7 (8.05%) Creative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.79%) C#
2 7 (8.05%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.75%) Java
4 2 (2.30%) SQL
4 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.15%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 31 (35.63%) CISSP
2 23 (26.44%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (24.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 21 (24.14%) ISSAP
4 19 (21.84%) CCIE
4 19 (21.84%) CCNP
5 17 (19.54%) CCIE Security
5 17 (19.54%) CCSP
5 17 (19.54%) CSSLP
5 17 (19.54%) GCWN
5 17 (19.54%) ISSEP
5 17 (19.54%) MCSE
5 17 (19.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (19.54%) RHCA
5 17 (19.54%) RHCE
5 17 (19.54%) SANS
5 17 (19.54%) SSCP
5 17 (19.54%) VCAP
5 17 (19.54%) VCDX
5 17 (19.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 18 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (18.39%) Docker
3 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (8.05%) Kubernetes
2 4 (4.60%) Ansible
2 4 (4.60%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (29.89%) Microsoft
2 19 (21.84%) Cisco
3 18 (20.69%) VMware
4 17 (19.54%) Red Hat
5 7 (8.05%) Xamarin
6 6 (6.90%) Cognizant
7 4 (4.60%) Oracle
8 2 (2.30%) Google
9 1 (1.15%) Citrix
9 1 (1.15%) IBM