The table below looks at the statistics for the SOA Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SOA Architect
Rank 823 822 818
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Architect 51 27 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.027% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.029% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 45 21 47
Average salary £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% -6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £77,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
SOA Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101207 93640 105041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.21% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82615 78406 90395
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SOA Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA Architect in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SOA Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

SOA Architect
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA Architect across the England region.

SOA Architect Salary Trend in England

SOA Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

SOA Architect Salary Histogram in England

SOA Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 21 £77,500 - 2
London -7 20 £72,500 +11.53% 2
West Midlands - 5 £47,500 - 1
East of England - 4 £65,000 -
Yorkshire -31 2 £72,500 -3.33%
SOA Architect
UK

SOA Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited SOA Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SOA Architect in their job title.

1 78 (100.00%) SOA
2 49 (62.82%) Oracle
3 38 (48.72%) Java
4 36 (46.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 36 (46.15%) Oracle Database
5 35 (44.87%) Oracle Database 11g
5 35 (44.87%) Middleware
6 34 (43.59%) Oracle Fusion
7 33 (42.31%) Web Services
8 32 (41.03%) Oracle BPM
9 31 (39.74%) Oracle Service Bus
10 28 (35.90%) Oracle ODI
10 28 (35.90%) UNIX
11 26 (33.33%) Linux
12 16 (20.51%) Retail
13 13 (16.67%) WebSphere
14 11 (14.10%) WebLogic
15 9 (11.54%) .NET
15 9 (11.54%) CRM
15 9 (11.54%) SC Cleared
15 9 (11.54%) Security Cleared
16 8 (10.26%) Problem Management
16 8 (10.26%) ITIL
16 8 (10.26%) IBM
16 8 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (10.26%) Service Management
16 8 (10.26%) Service Delivery
16 8 (10.26%) Risk Management
16 8 (10.26%) J2EE
17 7 (8.97%) Finance

SOA Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited SOA Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SOA Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (46.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 31 (39.74%) Oracle Service Bus
3 13 (16.67%) WebSphere
4 11 (14.10%) WebLogic
5 5 (6.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (2.56%) MQSeries
7 2 (2.56%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 32 (41.03%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (3.85%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) Intranet
1 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (46.15%) Oracle Database
2 35 (44.87%) Oracle Database 11g
3 28 (35.90%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.56%) DB2
5 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) JUnit
General
1 16 (20.51%) Retail
2 7 (8.97%) Finance
3 5 (6.41%) Retail Banking
3 5 (6.41%) Banking
4 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (44.87%) Middleware
2 34 (43.59%) Oracle Fusion
3 33 (42.31%) Web Services
4 9 (11.54%) .NET
5 8 (10.26%) J2EE
6 7 (8.97%) REST
7 3 (3.85%) Oracle ADF
7 3 (3.85%) SOAP
8 2 (2.56%) XML
8 2 (2.56%) Struts
8 2 (2.56%) JMS
9 1 (1.28%) WSDL
9 1 (1.28%) UDDI
9 1 (1.28%) EDI
9 1 (1.28%) XSD
9 1 (1.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.85%) Data Conversion
1 3 (3.85%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.28%) Life Science
2 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.28%) Clustering
2 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 28 (35.90%) UNIX
2 26 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (100.00%) SOA
2 9 (11.54%) CRM
3 8 (10.26%) Problem Management
3 8 (10.26%) ITIL
3 8 (10.26%) Service Management
3 8 (10.26%) Service Delivery
3 8 (10.26%) Risk Management
4 4 (5.13%) ERP
4 4 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (3.85%) ETL
6 2 (2.56%) Identity Management
6 2 (2.56%) Business Development
6 2 (2.56%) TOGAF
6 2 (2.56%) BPEL
6 2 (2.56%) Information Management
6 2 (2.56%) Software Architecture
6 2 (2.56%) Web Application Development
7 1 (1.28%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 38 (48.72%) Java
2 3 (3.85%) PL/SQL
2 3 (3.85%) SQL
3 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 9 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.28%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 49 (62.82%) Oracle
2 8 (10.26%) IBM
3 3 (3.85%) JBoss
4 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.56%) Pega
4 2 (2.56%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.28%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.28%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.28%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.28%) SAP
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Salary: 60,000 + 15% bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: Car, Pension, Bonus and More
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benfits
Posted: 12 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago