The first table below looks at the demand for the SOA Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SOA Architect
Rank 645 601 640
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +39
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Architect 17 10 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.034% 0.022% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.023% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 20
Average salary £87,500 £68,750 £71,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,750 £56,350
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £81,000 £82,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £63,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46521 42684 52638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.74% 93.92% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38422 36027 45659
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
SOA Architect
England

SOA Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SOA Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

SOA Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

SOA Architect Salary Trend in London

SOA Architect
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SOA Architect Salary Histogram in London

SOA Architect
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
City of London -13 7 £90,000 +44.00%
Croydon - 1 £77,500 -
SOA Architect
England

SOA Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 43 (100.00%) SOA
2 39 (90.70%) Oracle
3 18 (41.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 17 (39.53%) TIBCO
5 16 (37.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (34.88%) SAP
7 14 (32.56%) Middleware
8 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
8 13 (30.23%) Oracle Fusion
9 11 (25.58%) J2EE
10 10 (23.26%) Finance
10 10 (23.26%) TOGAF
11 9 (20.93%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (20.93%) Zachman Framework
11 9 (20.93%) WebLogic
11 9 (20.93%) Web Services
12 8 (18.60%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (18.60%) Oracle Database
13 7 (16.28%) Oracle BPM
13 7 (16.28%) IBM
13 7 (16.28%) eTOM
14 6 (13.95%) Oracle Service Bus
14 6 (13.95%) WebSphere
15 5 (11.63%) Information Architecture
15 5 (11.63%) Automotive
15 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
16 4 (9.30%) WebSphere Application Server
16 4 (9.30%) ERP
16 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
16 4 (9.30%) Retail

SOA Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 18 (41.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (20.93%) WebLogic
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (13.95%) WebSphere
4 4 (9.30%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (2.33%) PegaRULES
6 1 (2.33%) MQSeries
Applications
1 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (18.60%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) DB2
3 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) JUnit
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Automotive
3 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.30%) Retail
4 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.33%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) Middleware
2 13 (30.23%) Oracle Fusion
3 11 (25.58%) J2EE
4 9 (20.93%) Web Services
5 3 (6.98%) XML
5 3 (6.98%) XSLT
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (4.65%) Java EE
7 1 (2.33%) REST
7 1 (2.33%) SOAP
7 1 (2.33%) Struts
7 1 (2.33%) XSD
7 1 (2.33%) WSDL
7 1 (2.33%) JMS
7 1 (2.33%) UDDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Data Conversion
1 3 (6.98%) Data Integration
1 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (6.98%) PMI
2 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.65%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.65%) Social Network
3 1 (2.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) UNIX
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) SOA
2 16 (37.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (23.26%) TOGAF
4 9 (20.93%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (20.93%) Zachman Framework
5 7 (16.28%) eTOM
6 5 (11.63%) Information Architecture
6 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (9.30%) ERP
7 4 (9.30%) Time Management
7 4 (9.30%) MODAF
8 3 (6.98%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (6.98%) ETL
9 2 (4.65%) Identity Management
9 2 (4.65%) Business Development
9 2 (4.65%) SAP ESA
10 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
10 1 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (2.33%) Business Analytics
10 1 (2.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) Java
1 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
1 2 (4.65%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (2.33%) MOM
Vendors
1 39 (90.70%) Oracle
2 17 (39.53%) TIBCO
3 15 (34.88%) SAP
4 7 (16.28%) IBM
5 3 (6.98%) JBoss
6 2 (4.65%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (4.65%) webMethods
6 2 (4.65%) Retek
6 2 (4.65%) JD Edwards
6 2 (4.65%) BroadVision
7 1 (2.33%) Pega