Period
to 25 September 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £68,750 in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 6 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 48 41
Rank change year-on-year +29 -7 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 125 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 11.26% 3.68% 3.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.70% 3.78% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 54 7 14
Peterborough median annual salary £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +3.85% +23.81%
10th Percentile £61,625 £49,750 £33,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £73,250 £71,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% +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 1,068 503 568
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 97.48% 98.44%
Number of salaries quoted 507 361 438
Peterborough median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £21,500 £25,750 £23,350
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Architect in Peterborough

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 41 (32.80%) Microsoft
2 39 (31.20%) Security Architecture
3 37 (29.60%) CISSP
4 35 (28.00%) Mentoring
5 34 (27.20%) Microservices
6 31 (24.80%) Coaching
6 31 (24.80%) Retail
7 30 (24.00%) MongoDB
7 30 (24.00%) Node.js
8 29 (23.20%) .NET
9 26 (20.80%) Finance
9 26 (20.80%) Docker
9 26 (20.80%) .NET Core
10 22 (17.60%) Prototyping
10 22 (17.60%) Microsoft Azure
11 21 (16.80%) Cisco Certification
12 20 (16.00%) ISSAP
12 20 (16.00%) Firewall
12 20 (16.00%) SIEM
12 20 (16.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 20 (16.00%) Security Operations
13 19 (15.20%) Security Operations Centre
13 19 (15.20%) Data Centre
13 19 (15.20%) Data Loss Prevention
13 19 (15.20%) Event Correlation
13 19 (15.20%) Self-Motivation
13 19 (15.20%) Xbox
13 19 (15.20%) VMware
14 18 (14.40%) Risk Management
14 18 (14.40%) Computer Security

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 11 (8.80%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (7.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (3.20%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.80%) CMS
4 1 (0.80%) IBM Connections
4 1 (0.80%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (8.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 9 (7.20%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (17.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (7.20%) SaaS
4 7 (5.60%) Office 365
5 6 (4.80%) Azure Data Factory
5 6 (4.80%) PaaS
6 4 (3.20%) GitHub
6 4 (3.20%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.60%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.60%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.60%) Serverless
8 1 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.80%) G Suite
8 1 (0.80%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.00%) Firewall
2 12 (9.60%) LAN
2 12 (9.60%) WAN
3 1 (0.80%) FTP
3 1 (0.80%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (24.00%) MongoDB
2 17 (13.60%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (13.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (12.00%) Microsoft Power View
3 15 (12.00%) Power BI
3 15 (12.00%) PowerPivot
3 15 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 15 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.20%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (3.20%) MySQL
4 4 (3.20%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Cucumber
1 4 (3.20%) Jenkins
1 4 (3.20%) Maven
1 4 (3.20%) Selenium
1 4 (3.20%) SonarQube
General
1 31 (24.80%) Retail
2 26 (20.80%) Finance
3 2 (1.60%) Advertising
4 1 (0.80%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (24.00%) Node.js
2 29 (23.20%) .NET
3 26 (20.80%) .NET Core
4 11 (8.80%) Middleware
5 4 (3.20%) AngularJS
5 4 (3.20%) CSS
5 4 (3.20%) HTML
5 4 (3.20%) jQuery
5 4 (3.20%) React
5 4 (3.20%) Spring
5 4 (3.20%) Spring Boot
5 4 (3.20%) Spring Cloud
6 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.80%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.20%) Data Centre
1 19 (15.20%) Security Operations Centre
1 19 (15.20%) Self-Motivation
1 19 (15.20%) Xbox
2 7 (5.60%) Cloud Native
2 7 (5.60%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.20%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.40%) CESG
5 2 (1.60%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (31.20%) Security Architecture
2 35 (28.00%) Mentoring
3 34 (27.20%) Microservices
4 31 (24.80%) Coaching
5 22 (17.60%) Prototyping
6 20 (16.00%) Security Operations
6 20 (16.00%) SIEM
7 19 (15.20%) Data Loss Prevention
7 19 (15.20%) Event Correlation
8 18 (14.40%) Computer Security
8 18 (14.40%) Cybersecurity
8 18 (14.40%) Risk Management
8 18 (14.40%) Security Management
9 17 (13.60%) Penetration Testing
10 16 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (12.00%) Analytics
11 15 (12.00%) Data Modelling
11 15 (12.00%) SABSA
11 15 (12.00%) TOGAF
12 14 (11.20%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.20%) C#
2 5 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.20%) Java
4 2 (1.60%) SQL
4 2 (1.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (29.60%) CISSP
2 21 (16.80%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (16.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 20 (16.00%) ISSAP
4 18 (14.40%) CCIE
4 18 (14.40%) CCNP
4 18 (14.40%) CCSP
5 17 (13.60%) CCIE Security
5 17 (13.60%) CSSLP
5 17 (13.60%) GCWN
5 17 (13.60%) ISSEP
5 17 (13.60%) MCSE
5 17 (13.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (13.60%) RHCA
5 17 (13.60%) RHCE
5 17 (13.60%) SANS
5 17 (13.60%) SSCP
5 17 (13.60%) VCAP
5 17 (13.60%) VCDX
5 17 (13.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (20.80%) Docker
2 18 (14.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.80%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (5.60%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.20%) Ansible
2 4 (3.20%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (32.80%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.20%) VMware
3 18 (14.40%) Cisco
4 17 (13.60%) Red Hat
5 13 (10.40%) Oracle
6 11 (8.80%) Cognos
6 11 (8.80%) Informatica
6 11 (8.80%) Talend
7 9 (7.20%) Hyperion
8 7 (5.60%) Xamarin
9 4 (3.20%) Cognizant
10 2 (1.60%) Google
10 2 (1.60%) IBM
11 1 (0.80%) Citrix
11 1 (0.80%) Dell
11 1 (0.80%) Veeam