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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SOA Architect
Rank 596 588 612
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Architect 22 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.054% 0.058% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.062% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 10
Average salary £72,500 £90,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% +24.13%
UK excluding London average salary £92,500 £75,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+23.33% +11.11%
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
38247 40284 42737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.87% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 32524 32996 36775
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 29 January 2015. 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 +18 20 £72,500 -19.44% 2
SOA Architect
England

SOA Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 58 (100.00%) SOA
2 51 (87.93%) Middleware
3 49 (84.48%) Oracle
4 42 (72.41%) Oracle Fusion
5 40 (68.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 40 (68.97%) Oracle Database
6 39 (67.24%) Oracle Database 11g
7 38 (65.52%) Java
8 37 (63.79%) Web Services
8 37 (63.79%) UNIX
8 37 (63.79%) Linux
8 37 (63.79%) Oracle BPM
8 37 (63.79%) Oracle Service Bus
8 37 (63.79%) Oracle ODI
9 10 (17.24%) WebSphere
10 8 (13.79%) TIBCO
11 7 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (8.62%) WSDL
12 5 (8.62%) XML
12 5 (8.62%) XSD
13 4 (6.90%) XSLT
13 4 (6.90%) UML
13 4 (6.90%) Data Modelling
13 4 (6.90%) Banking
14 3 (5.17%) BPEL
14 3 (5.17%) Time Management
14 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
14 3 (5.17%) WebLogic
14 3 (5.17%) MS Office
14 3 (5.17%) PeopleSoft

SOA Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 40 (68.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 37 (63.79%) Oracle Service Bus
3 10 (17.24%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.17%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.72%) JBoss
5 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
1 3 (5.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 37 (63.79%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (68.97%) Oracle Database
2 39 (67.24%) Oracle Database 11g
3 37 (63.79%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) XMLSpy
2 1 (1.72%) CruiseControl
2 1 (1.72%) Subversion
2 1 (1.72%) Maven
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.72%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.72%) Ant
2 1 (1.72%) PVCS
2 1 (1.72%) JDeveloper
General
1 4 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (3.45%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Retail
2 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Law
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (87.93%) Middleware
2 42 (72.41%) Oracle Fusion
3 37 (63.79%) Web Services
4 5 (8.62%) WSDL
4 5 (8.62%) XML
4 5 (8.62%) XSD
5 4 (6.90%) XSLT
6 3 (5.17%) J2EE
7 2 (3.45%) XML Schema
7 2 (3.45%) SOAP
8 1 (1.72%) RESTful
8 1 (1.72%) Java EE
8 1 (1.72%) Spring
8 1 (1.72%) REST
8 1 (1.72%) Struts
8 1 (1.72%) UDDI
8 1 (1.72%) .NET
8 1 (1.72%) HTML
8 1 (1.72%) CSS
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) Clustering
1 2 (3.45%) W3C
2 1 (1.72%) Life Science
2 1 (1.72%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (63.79%) UNIX
1 37 (63.79%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) AIX
2 1 (1.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (100.00%) SOA
2 7 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (6.90%) UML
3 4 (6.90%) Data Modelling
4 3 (5.17%) BPEL
4 3 (5.17%) Time Management
4 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.45%) Unified Process
5 2 (3.45%) RUP
5 2 (3.45%) Use Case
5 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.45%) Coaching
6 1 (1.72%) Validation
6 1 (1.72%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.72%) SAP ESA
6 1 (1.72%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.72%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (1.72%) TOGAF
6 1 (1.72%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (1.72%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (65.52%) Java
2 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
2 2 (3.45%) SQL
3 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 49 (84.48%) Oracle
2 8 (13.79%) TIBCO
3 3 (5.17%) PeopleSoft
3 3 (5.17%) IBM
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.45%) webMethods
4 2 (3.45%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.72%) BroadVision
5 1 (1.72%) Siebel
5 1 (1.72%) SAP
5 1 (1.72%) Sun
5 1 (1.72%) BEA
5 1 (1.72%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.72%) Retek
5 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago