The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 66 83 76
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 7 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.97% 0.11% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 0.14% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 8
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £85,150
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -5.45%
Technical Architecture
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
560 730 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 77.46% 78.66% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 472 642 624
Average salary £45,000 £42,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.50% -6.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Oxford

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Oxford

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 8 (42.11%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) .NET
3 8 (42.11%) Management Information System
3 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
3 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
4 5 (26.32%) PlateSpin
4 5 (26.32%) MCTS
4 5 (26.32%) MCITP
4 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
4 5 (26.32%) XenApp
4 5 (26.32%) XenServer
4 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
4 5 (26.32%) Veeam
4 5 (26.32%) vSphere
4 5 (26.32%) EqualLogic
4 5 (26.32%) NCDA
4 5 (26.32%) NCIE
4 5 (26.32%) VCAP
4 5 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (26.32%) VMware
4 5 (26.32%) VMware ESX
4 5 (26.32%) NetBackup
4 5 (26.32%) Backup Exec
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (26.32%) Windows
4 5 (26.32%) MCSE
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) GitHub
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) SAN
General
1 4 (21.05%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Architect
2 8 (42.11%) Technical Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (26.32%) Consultant
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Chief Technology Officer
5 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
1 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
2 4 (21.05%) Web Services
2 4 (21.05%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Management Information System
2 5 (26.32%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) UNIX
2 4 (21.05%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) TDD
2 4 (21.05%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 8 (42.11%) C#
4 4 (21.05%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) MCTS
1 5 (26.32%) MCITP
1 5 (26.32%) NCDA
1 5 (26.32%) NCIE
1 5 (26.32%) VCAP
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (26.32%) MCSE
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
1 5 (26.32%) XenApp
1 5 (26.32%) XenServer
1 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
1 5 (26.32%) vSphere
1 5 (26.32%) VMware ESX
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) NetBackup
1 5 (26.32%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) PlateSpin
1 5 (26.32%) Veeam
1 5 (26.32%) VMware
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
1 5 (26.32%) HP
1 5 (26.32%) Dell
1 5 (26.32%) EMC
1 5 (26.32%) Citrix
1 5 (26.32%) NetApp
1 5 (26.32%) Symantec
2 4 (21.05%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle