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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 42 49 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 41 44 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.41% 4.44% 6.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.69% 4.55% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27 38 73
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,196 £34,700 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £70,000 £82,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
720 966 1060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.99% 97.48% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 632 830 961
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 November 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Oxford

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 24 (31.58%) .NET
2 19 (25.00%) Marketing
3 17 (22.37%) Data Modelling
4 13 (17.11%) Web Services
4 13 (17.11%) User Experience
5 12 (15.79%) Mobile App
5 12 (15.79%) iRise
5 12 (15.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 12 (15.79%) Axure RP
5 12 (15.79%) HTML
5 12 (15.79%) Java
5 12 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 12 (15.79%) SQL
5 12 (15.79%) MS Visio
5 12 (15.79%) B2B
6 11 (14.47%) PHP
6 11 (14.47%) CSS
6 11 (14.47%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (13.16%) OO
7 10 (13.16%) Cisco
8 9 (11.84%) C#
8 9 (11.84%) MySQL
8 9 (11.84%) TDD
9 8 (10.53%) MVC
9 8 (10.53%) CMS
9 8 (10.53%) XML
9 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (10.53%) E-Commerce
9 8 (10.53%) jQuery
9 8 (10.53%) Unit Testing

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 8 (10.53%) CMS
2 7 (9.21%) Umbraco
2 7 (9.21%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (7.89%) Drupal
4 5 (6.58%) IIS
5 2 (2.63%) Apache
5 2 (2.63%) Node.js
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (15.79%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.58%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (6.58%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (6.58%) Amazon S3
2 5 (6.58%) IaaS
3 2 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) Ethernet
1 6 (7.89%) MPLS
1 6 (7.89%) OSPF
1 6 (7.89%) BGP
1 6 (7.89%) Firewall
1 6 (7.89%) DNS
1 6 (7.89%) VPLS
2 3 (3.95%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.63%) Wireless Security
3 2 (2.63%) Internet
3 2 (2.63%) Wireless
3 2 (2.63%) LAN
3 2 (2.63%) WAN
4 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.84%) MySQL
2 4 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.95%) Big Data
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.63%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.63%) Data Mart
4 2 (2.63%) QlikView
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.32%) Siebel EIM
5 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 12 (15.79%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
General
1 19 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (1.32%) Finance
2 1 (1.32%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (31.58%) .NET
2 13 (17.11%) Web Services
3 12 (15.79%) HTML
4 11 (14.47%) CSS
5 8 (10.53%) XML
5 8 (10.53%) jQuery
6 6 (7.89%) SOAP
7 5 (6.58%) JSON
7 5 (6.58%) REST
7 5 (6.58%) Middleware
8 3 (3.95%) LAMP
8 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.63%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.63%) Backbone.js
9 2 (2.63%) Ember.js
9 2 (2.63%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (1.32%) Spring
10 1 (1.32%) J2EE
10 1 (1.32%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) User Experience
2 12 (15.79%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.58%) Open Source
4 4 (5.26%) Data Integration
4 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.63%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.32%) Replication
7 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.32%) Semantic Web
7 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.89%) Windows
2 4 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (1.32%) CentOS
3 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.37%) Data Modelling
2 12 (15.79%) B2B
3 11 (14.47%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (13.16%) OO
5 9 (11.84%) TDD
6 8 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 8 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 8 (10.53%) MVC
6 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (10.53%) UX Design
7 7 (9.21%) Web Marketing
7 7 (9.21%) SOA
7 7 (9.21%) Web Development
7 7 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.21%) Software Engineering
8 6 (7.89%) Network Design
8 6 (7.89%) CRM
8 6 (7.89%) Project Management
8 6 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (6.58%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.79%) Java
1 12 (15.79%) JavaScript
1 12 (15.79%) SQL
2 11 (14.47%) PHP
3 9 (11.84%) C#
4 2 (2.63%) C++
4 2 (2.63%) Scala
4 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.32%) Python
5 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (9.21%) CCIE
1 7 (9.21%) CCNP
1 7 (9.21%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (9.21%) Degree
2 6 (7.89%) JNCIE
2 6 (7.89%) CCIP
2 6 (7.89%) CCDP
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) Firmware
2 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) Puppet
2 1 (1.32%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 12 (15.79%) iRise
2 10 (13.16%) Cisco
3 7 (9.21%) Adobe
3 7 (9.21%) Oracle
3 7 (9.21%) Sitecore
3 7 (9.21%) Neolane
3 7 (9.21%) VMware
4 6 (7.89%) Redback
4 6 (7.89%) Juniper
5 4 (5.26%) IBM
6 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.95%) SAP
7 2 (2.63%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.63%) HP
7 2 (2.63%) Twitter
8 1 (1.32%) Symantec
8 1 (1.32%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.32%) Siebel
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