The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Architect
Rank 73 68 81
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.52% 0.65% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.68% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £66,250
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.66%
Senior 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
722 734 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.63% 96.07% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 600 672 801
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £24,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Senior Architect Salary Trend in Oxford

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title.

1 10 (83.33%) Linux
1 10 (83.33%) SLA
1 10 (83.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 10 (83.33%) Time Management
1 10 (83.33%) Mentoring
1 10 (83.33%) Critical Success Factor
2 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (66.67%) Open Source
2 8 (66.67%) DevOps
2 8 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (66.67%) Middleware
2 8 (66.67%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) CentOS
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (16.67%) Private Cloud
4 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (8.33%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
4 1 (8.33%) IaaS
4 1 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (8.33%) JSON
4 1 (8.33%) WCF

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Web Services
1 8 (66.67%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) WCF
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (16.67%) Private Cloud
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) CentOS
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 10 (83.33%) Time Management
1 10 (83.33%) Mentoring
1 10 (83.33%) Critical Success Factor
2 8 (66.67%) Open Source
2 8 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (66.67%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle