The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SOA Architect
Rank 586 576 593
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Architect 32 39 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.071% 0.087% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.093% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 29 33 32
Average salary £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £66,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year
-5.30% -8.96%
SOA Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42251 42158 47038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.53% 93.62% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35246 35423 40644
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
City of London +13 17 £72,500 -3.33% 1
Hayes - 1 - -
SOA Architect
England

SOA Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 54 (100.00%) SOA
2 33 (61.11%) Oracle
3 29 (53.70%) Middleware
4 20 (37.04%) Oracle Fusion
4 20 (37.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 20 (37.04%) Oracle Database
5 19 (35.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 19 (35.19%) Java
6 18 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
7 17 (31.48%) Web Services
8 16 (29.63%) UNIX
8 16 (29.63%) Oracle Service Bus
9 15 (27.78%) Oracle ODI
10 14 (25.93%) Linux
11 13 (24.07%) Retail
12 10 (18.52%) WebSphere
13 9 (16.67%) Banking
14 7 (12.96%) CRM
14 7 (12.96%) J2EE
15 6 (11.11%) XML
15 6 (11.11%) Service Delivery
15 6 (11.11%) Finance
15 6 (11.11%) ITIL
15 6 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (11.11%) Problem Management
16 5 (9.26%) Retail Banking
16 5 (9.26%) TIBCO
16 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
16 5 (9.26%) WebLogic

SOA Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 19 (35.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 16 (29.63%) Oracle Service Bus
3 10 (18.52%) WebSphere
4 5 (9.26%) WebLogic
5 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (3.70%) MQSeries
6 2 (3.70%) PegaRULES
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Visio
1 3 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Intranet
1 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.04%) Oracle Database 11g
1 20 (37.04%) Oracle Database
2 15 (27.78%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.70%) DB2
4 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) XMLSpy
2 2 (3.70%) JUnit
General
1 13 (24.07%) Retail
2 9 (16.67%) Banking
3 6 (11.11%) Finance
4 5 (9.26%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (53.70%) Middleware
2 20 (37.04%) Oracle Fusion
3 17 (31.48%) Web Services
4 7 (12.96%) J2EE
5 6 (11.11%) XML
6 4 (7.41%) .NET
6 4 (7.41%) XSD
6 4 (7.41%) XSLT
7 3 (5.56%) REST
7 3 (5.56%) Oracle ADF
7 3 (5.56%) WSDL
7 3 (5.56%) SOAP
8 2 (3.70%) Struts
8 2 (3.70%) JMS
8 2 (3.70%) XML Schema
9 1 (1.85%) RESTful
9 1 (1.85%) Java EE
9 1 (1.85%) UDDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.70%) W3C
1 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.85%) Data Conversion
2 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.85%) Life Science
2 1 (1.85%) Clustering
2 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.63%) UNIX
2 14 (25.93%) Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) SOA
2 7 (12.96%) CRM
3 6 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 6 (11.11%) ITIL
3 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 4 (7.41%) UML
4 4 (7.41%) Data Modelling
4 4 (7.41%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.56%) Time Management
5 3 (5.56%) TOGAF
6 2 (3.70%) RUP
6 2 (3.70%) ERP
6 2 (3.70%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.70%) Unified Process
6 2 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.70%) Information Management
6 2 (3.70%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (3.70%) Use Case
6 2 (3.70%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) Java
2 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
2 3 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 33 (61.11%) Oracle
2 5 (9.26%) TIBCO
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.70%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (3.70%) IBM
3 2 (3.70%) Pega
4 1 (1.85%) BroadVision
4 1 (1.85%) webMethods
4 1 (1.85%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.85%) Retek
4 1 (1.85%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.85%) JBoss
4 1 (1.85%) SAP
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
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