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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 54 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 25 35 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.33% 4.84% 4.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.54% 5.12% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16 34 36
Average salary £50,000 £67,500 £68,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% -0.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £74,250 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
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
707 683 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.14% 94.47% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 556 611 821
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,900 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 August 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Oxford

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 17 (44.74%) Enterprise Architecture
2 14 (36.84%) Middleware
3 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (23.68%) Marketing
4 9 (23.68%) Web Services
4 9 (23.68%) Linux
5 8 (21.05%) Windows
5 8 (21.05%) ITIL
5 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (18.42%) Open Source
6 7 (18.42%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (18.42%) Portfolio Management
6 7 (18.42%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (18.42%) DevOps
6 7 (18.42%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (18.42%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (18.42%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (18.42%) Time Management
6 7 (18.42%) PeopleSoft
6 7 (18.42%) SAP
6 7 (18.42%) CRM
6 7 (18.42%) ERP
6 7 (18.42%) SOA
6 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (18.42%) SLA
6 7 (18.42%) IBM
6 7 (18.42%) LAMP
6 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
6 7 (18.42%) Critical Success Factor

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.89%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (7.89%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.63%) Mule
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (18.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.53%) Office 365
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Intranet
1 3 (7.89%) Extranet
2 1 (2.63%) LAN
2 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Big Data
2 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.26%) Couchbase
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Xcode
General
1 9 (23.68%) Marketing
2 5 (13.16%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) Middleware
2 9 (23.68%) Web Services
3 7 (18.42%) LAMP
4 2 (5.26%) .NET
5 1 (2.63%) J2EE
5 1 (2.63%) CSS
5 1 (2.63%) JSP
5 1 (2.63%) SOAP
5 1 (2.63%) HTML
5 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.63%) Cocoa
5 1 (2.63%) Spring
5 1 (2.63%) Ajax
5 1 (2.63%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.63%) WCF
5 1 (2.63%) YUI
5 1 (2.63%) jQuery
5 1 (2.63%) RESTful
5 1 (2.63%) HTML5
5 1 (2.63%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (13.16%) User Experience
3 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.53%) Semantic Web
4 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Linux
2 8 (21.05%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.63%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Enterprise Architecture
2 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.05%) ITIL
4 7 (18.42%) CRM
4 7 (18.42%) ERP
4 7 (18.42%) SOA
4 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (18.42%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (18.42%) Time Management
4 7 (18.42%) Open Source
4 7 (18.42%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (18.42%) Portfolio Management
4 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
4 7 (18.42%) Critical Success Factor
4 7 (18.42%) SDLC
4 7 (18.42%) DevOps
5 4 (10.53%) Target Operating Model
5 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
5 4 (10.53%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) C#
1 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
2 1 (2.63%) C++
2 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) SLA
2 4 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) PeopleSoft
2 7 (18.42%) SAP
2 7 (18.42%) IBM
3 4 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
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