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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 47 46 47
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 33 38 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.52% 3.99% 3.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.77% 4.10% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 32 34 25
Average salary £67,500 £68,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.73% +18.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,750 £72,500 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
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
692 927 763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.79% 97.37% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 619 821 701
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,721
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +4.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Oxford

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 36 (59.02%) .NET
2 22 (36.07%) C#
3 19 (31.15%) SQL
4 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
5 16 (26.23%) Software Engineering
6 15 (24.59%) Web Services
7 12 (19.67%) HTML
7 12 (19.67%) CSS
8 11 (18.03%) Technical Architecture
8 11 (18.03%) .NET Framework
9 10 (16.39%) Management Information System
10 9 (14.75%) Java
10 9 (14.75%) PHP
10 9 (14.75%) MySQL
10 9 (14.75%) Data Modelling
11 8 (13.11%) IIS
11 8 (13.11%) OO
11 8 (13.11%) Cisco
11 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
11 8 (13.11%) Adobe
11 8 (13.11%) MVC
11 8 (13.11%) VMware
11 8 (13.11%) TOGAF
11 8 (13.11%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (13.11%) Marketing
11 8 (13.11%) jQuery
11 8 (13.11%) Unit Testing
11 8 (13.11%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (13.11%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (13.11%) Amazon S3

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (13.11%) IIS
2 6 (9.84%) CMS
2 6 (9.84%) Umbraco
2 6 (9.84%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (4.92%) Drupal
4 2 (3.28%) WordPress
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.64%) Lync
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.28%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.11%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (13.11%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (13.11%) Amazon S3
1 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Firewall
2 3 (4.92%) VPLS
2 3 (4.92%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (4.92%) Ethernet
2 3 (4.92%) DNS
2 3 (4.92%) MPLS
2 3 (4.92%) OSPF
2 3 (4.92%) BGP
3 1 (1.64%) VPN
3 1 (1.64%) LAN
3 1 (1.64%) WAN
3 1 (1.64%) Network Security
3 1 (1.64%) Wireless Security
3 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) MySQL
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.28%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 4 (6.56%) Axure RP
2 2 (3.28%) Rational Rose
3 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (13.11%) Marketing
2 1 (1.64%) Back Office
2 1 (1.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Publishing
2 1 (1.64%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (59.02%) .NET
2 15 (24.59%) Web Services
3 12 (19.67%) HTML
3 12 (19.67%) CSS
4 11 (18.03%) .NET Framework
5 8 (13.11%) jQuery
6 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.28%) XML
7 2 (3.28%) SOAP
8 1 (1.64%) REST
8 1 (1.64%) JSON
8 1 (1.64%) WCF
8 1 (1.64%) WPF
8 1 (1.64%) UDDI
8 1 (1.64%) WSDL
8 1 (1.64%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.28%) Human Factors
2 2 (3.28%) New Media
2 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.64%) Open Source
3 1 (1.64%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) Software Engineering
2 11 (18.03%) Technical Architecture
3 9 (14.75%) Data Modelling
4 8 (13.11%) OO
4 8 (13.11%) MVC
4 8 (13.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (13.11%) TOGAF
4 8 (13.11%) Unit Testing
5 7 (11.48%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (11.48%) TDD
6 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
6 6 (9.84%) Web Marketing
7 5 (8.20%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (6.56%) Business Analysis
8 4 (6.56%) Waterfall
8 4 (6.56%) Portfolio Management
8 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.56%) Data Management
8 4 (6.56%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.07%) C#
2 19 (31.15%) SQL
3 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
4 9 (14.75%) PHP
4 9 (14.75%) Java
5 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) CCNP
1 6 (9.84%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (9.84%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) CCIE
3 3 (4.92%) JNCIE
3 3 (4.92%) CCIP
3 3 (4.92%) CCDP
4 2 (3.28%) MBA
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (11.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Cisco
1 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
1 8 (13.11%) Adobe
1 8 (13.11%) VMware
2 7 (11.48%) Oracle
3 6 (9.84%) Neolane
3 6 (9.84%) Sitecore
4 4 (6.56%) Juniper
5 3 (4.92%) Redback
6 2 (3.28%) Omniture
6 2 (3.28%) Google
6 2 (3.28%) iRise
7 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.64%) Brocade
7 1 (1.64%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (1.64%) HP
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