Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £69,000 in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 6 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 47 62
Rank change year-on-year +6 +15 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 34 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 5.67% 3.96% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.82% 4.01% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 4
Peterborough median annual salary £69,000 £64,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.81% +24.88% -21.15%
10th Percentile £43,750 £50,750 £45,625
90th Percentile £81,250 £66,063 £77,200
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £65,000 £75,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year -13.33% +22.45% +2.08%

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 584 548 536
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.33% 98.74% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 439 423 437
Peterborough median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £61,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Architect in Peterborough

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Peterborough region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 16 (47.06%) .NET
2 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (32.35%) Node.js
3 11 (32.35%) Docker
3 11 (32.35%) Microservices
4 10 (29.41%) Big Data
4 10 (29.41%) TDD
4 10 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (29.41%) MongoDB
4 10 (29.41%) C#
5 9 (26.47%) Windows
5 9 (26.47%) VMware
5 9 (26.47%) BDD
5 9 (26.47%) Domain-Driven Design
5 9 (26.47%) Machine Learning
5 9 (26.47%) Xbox
5 9 (26.47%) Apache Spark
5 9 (26.47%) SOLID
5 9 (26.47%) .NET Core
6 8 (23.53%) High Availability
7 7 (20.59%) Wireless
7 7 (20.59%) LAN
7 7 (20.59%) WAN
8 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
8 6 (17.65%) Citrix
8 6 (17.65%) Migration
8 6 (17.65%) IBM
8 6 (17.65%) Finance

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 9 (26.47%) Apache Spark
2 6 (17.65%) IBM Connections
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (11.76%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (17.65%) G Suite
2 6 (17.65%) Office 365
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) LAN
1 7 (20.59%) WAN
1 7 (20.59%) Wireless
2 4 (11.76%) Ethernet
2 4 (11.76%) FlexRay
3 3 (8.82%) Firewall
3 3 (8.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) Big Data
1 10 (29.41%) MongoDB
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
1 6 (17.65%) Marketing
2 4 (11.76%) Aerospace
2 4 (11.76%) Automotive
2 4 (11.76%) Military
3 1 (2.94%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) .NET
2 11 (32.35%) Node.js
3 9 (26.47%) .NET Core
4 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.94%) LDAP
5 1 (2.94%) REST
5 1 (2.94%) SOAP
5 1 (2.94%) Visualforce
5 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Xbox
2 6 (17.65%) Mobile App
3 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.82%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) Microservices
3 10 (29.41%) TDD
4 9 (26.47%) BDD
4 9 (26.47%) Domain-Driven Design
4 9 (26.47%) Machine Learning
4 9 (26.47%) SOLID
5 8 (23.53%) High Availability
6 6 (17.65%) Email Migration
6 6 (17.65%) Migration
6 6 (17.65%) Software Distribution
7 4 (11.76%) Coaching
7 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 4 (11.76%) V-Model
7 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
8 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
8 3 (8.82%) Security Architecture
8 3 (8.82%) Security Management
8 3 (8.82%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) C#
2 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.76%) C
3 4 (11.76%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.94%) Apex Code
4 1 (2.94%) Go
4 1 (2.94%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (11.76%) CISSP
2 3 (8.82%) CCIE
2 3 (8.82%) CCIE Security
2 3 (8.82%) CCNP
2 3 (8.82%) CCSP
2 3 (8.82%) CSSLP
2 3 (8.82%) GCWN
2 3 (8.82%) ISSAP
2 3 (8.82%) ISSEP
2 3 (8.82%) MCSE
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.82%) RHCA
2 3 (8.82%) RHCE
2 3 (8.82%) SANS
2 3 (8.82%) SSCP
2 3 (8.82%) VCAP
2 3 (8.82%) VCDX
2 3 (8.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) Docker
2 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
2 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.94%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 9 (26.47%) VMware
3 6 (17.65%) Citrix
3 6 (17.65%) Google
3 6 (17.65%) IBM
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco
4 4 (11.76%) MathWorks
5 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.94%) CA
6 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com