The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 63 53 56
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 18 30 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.26% 3.59% 3.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 3.74% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 30
Average salary £65,000 £69,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% +6.15%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Architect
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
763 803 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.85% 96.17% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 662 736 840
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Architect
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Architect Salary Trend in Oxford

Architect
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Oxford

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited 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 Architect in their job title.

1 27 (39.13%) Enterprise Architecture
2 20 (28.99%) Linux
3 19 (27.54%) Windows
3 19 (27.54%) VMware
4 16 (23.19%) Middleware
5 15 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (20.29%) IBM
6 14 (20.29%) Data Centre
7 13 (18.84%) Technical Architecture
8 12 (17.39%) TOGAF
8 12 (17.39%) Web Services
8 12 (17.39%) Open Source
8 12 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (15.94%) Portfolio Management
9 11 (15.94%) Data Modelling
10 10 (14.49%) SLA
10 10 (14.49%) Cisco
10 10 (14.49%) HP
10 10 (14.49%) SOA
10 10 (14.49%) Time Management
10 10 (14.49%) Data Management
10 10 (14.49%) Data Architecture
10 10 (14.49%) SDLC
10 10 (14.49%) Mentoring
10 10 (14.49%) Critical Success Factor
11 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
12 8 (11.59%) ERP
12 8 (11.59%) CRM
12 8 (11.59%) Zachman Framework
12 8 (11.59%) Management Information System

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.80%) Drupal
2 3 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.90%) IIS
4 1 (1.45%) Apache
4 1 (1.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.80%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (5.80%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (5.80%) Amazon S3
3 4 (5.80%) Office 365
4 3 (4.35%) IaaS
5 1 (1.45%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (7.25%) WAN
3 4 (5.80%) MPLS
3 4 (5.80%) Firewall
4 3 (4.35%) Intranet
4 3 (4.35%) Extranet
5 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.90%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.45%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (8.70%) Big Data
2 5 (7.25%) Data Mining
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (5.80%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.35%) HPCC
5 2 (2.90%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.45%) Xcode
General
1 8 (11.59%) Marketing
2 4 (5.80%) Publishing
3 3 (4.35%) Front Office
4 2 (2.90%) Back Office
4 2 (2.90%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.19%) Middleware
2 12 (17.39%) Web Services
3 8 (11.59%) LAMP
4 4 (5.80%) XML
4 4 (5.80%) .NET
5 3 (4.35%) SOAP
5 3 (4.35%) REST
5 3 (4.35%) JSON
6 2 (2.90%) HTML
7 1 (1.45%) JSTL
7 1 (1.45%) WCF
7 1 (1.45%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.45%) Cocoa Touch
7 1 (1.45%) Ember.js
7 1 (1.45%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.45%) Cocoa
7 1 (1.45%) Spring
7 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.45%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.59%) Management Information System
2 8 (11.59%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.25%) User Experience
4 2 (2.90%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.90%) Semantic Web
4 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.90%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.90%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.45%) Statistics
5 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.45%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.99%) Linux
2 19 (27.54%) Windows
3 3 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.90%) CentOS
5 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.45%) Android
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.13%) Enterprise Architecture
2 15 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (18.84%) Technical Architecture
4 12 (17.39%) TOGAF
4 12 (17.39%) Open Source
5 11 (15.94%) Portfolio Management
5 11 (15.94%) Data Modelling
6 10 (14.49%) SOA
6 10 (14.49%) Data Management
6 10 (14.49%) Time Management
6 10 (14.49%) Data Architecture
6 10 (14.49%) Mentoring
6 10 (14.49%) Critical Success Factor
6 10 (14.49%) SDLC
7 8 (11.59%) DevOps
7 8 (11.59%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (11.59%) Zachman Framework
7 8 (11.59%) ERP
7 8 (11.59%) CRM
8 7 (10.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.70%) SQL
2 4 (5.80%) C#
3 3 (4.35%) C++
4 2 (2.90%) Java
4 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.45%) PHP
5 1 (1.45%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.45%) Scala
5 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) JNCIA
2 4 (5.80%) CCNA
2 4 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.49%) SLA
2 4 (5.80%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.35%) QA
4 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (11.59%) vSphere
2 7 (10.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) SCCM
2 4 (5.80%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (27.54%) VMware
2 14 (20.29%) IBM
3 10 (14.49%) HP
3 10 (14.49%) Cisco
4 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 6 (8.70%) NetApp
5 6 (8.70%) 3PAR
6 5 (7.25%) Oracle
7 4 (5.80%) Juniper
8 1 (1.45%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.45%) Dell
8 1 (1.45%) Citrix
8 1 (1.45%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.45%) SAP
8 1 (1.45%) Tableau
8 1 (1.45%) Twitter
8 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
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