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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 69 86 77
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 5 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.72% 0.22% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.29% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 9
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £85,100
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,106 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -7.08%
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
542 700 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 78.10% 76.67% 79.35%
Number of salaries quoted 452 618 686
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £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 1 October 2014.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Oxford

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) MCSE
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) HP
3 5 (33.33%) Dell
3 5 (33.33%) EMC
3 5 (33.33%) Citrix
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (33.33%) SAN
3 5 (33.33%) NetApp
3 5 (33.33%) Symantec
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 5 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 5 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (33.33%) MCTS
3 5 (33.33%) MCITP
3 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 5 (33.33%) XenApp
3 5 (33.33%) XenServer
3 5 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 5 (33.33%) Veeam
3 5 (33.33%) vSphere
3 5 (33.33%) EqualLogic
3 5 (33.33%) NCDA

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (26.67%) GitHub
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 4 (26.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Chief Technology Officer
3 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) jQuery
1 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) EqualLogic
2 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Ubuntu
2 4 (26.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (26.67%) Strategic Planning
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (26.67%) TDD
2 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) Ruby
3 4 (26.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) MCSE
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (33.33%) MCTS
1 5 (33.33%) MCITP
1 5 (33.33%) NCDA
1 5 (33.33%) NCIE
1 5 (33.33%) VCAP
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 5 (33.33%) XenApp
1 5 (33.33%) XenServer
1 5 (33.33%) XenDesktop
1 5 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 5 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (33.33%) HP
1 5 (33.33%) Dell
1 5 (33.33%) EMC
1 5 (33.33%) Citrix
1 5 (33.33%) NetApp
1 5 (33.33%) Symantec
1 5 (33.33%) VMware
1 5 (33.33%) Veeam
1 5 (33.33%) PlateSpin
2 4 (26.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle