The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 58 42 66
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 53 80 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.45% 5.21% 3.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.69% 5.41% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 43 73 49
Average salary £55,000 £67,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £61,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.62%
Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1438 1478 1666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 93.56% 96.22% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1178 1271 1478
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Architect
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Architect Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Architect
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -15 28 £60,000 -11.11% 7
Banbury -7 10 £50,000 -23.07% 2
Abingdon +6 7 £55,000 - 4
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 29 (31.87%) Microsoft
2 21 (23.08%) .NET
3 20 (21.98%) C#
4 19 (20.88%) Windows
4 19 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (20.88%) Enterprise Architecture
5 18 (19.78%) TOGAF
5 18 (19.78%) Finance
6 17 (18.68%) Linux
7 16 (17.58%) SQL
7 16 (17.58%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (16.48%) Degree
9 14 (15.38%) Data Centre
9 14 (15.38%) Middleware
9 14 (15.38%) VMware
10 13 (14.29%) Marketing
11 12 (13.19%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (13.19%) Project Management
11 12 (13.19%) SQL Server
12 11 (12.09%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (12.09%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (12.09%) Line Management
13 10 (10.99%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (10.99%) Network Security
13 10 (10.99%) Technical Architecture
13 10 (10.99%) Web Services
14 9 (9.89%) SAP
14 9 (9.89%) Cisco
14 9 (9.89%) SOA
14 9 (9.89%) SAN

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 6 (6.59%) IIS
2 3 (3.30%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.30%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.10%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.10%) Mule
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.10%) Node.js
3 1 (1.10%) Apache
3 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (2.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.58%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (12.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.40%) Office 365
4 1 (1.10%) IaaS
4 1 (1.10%) SaaS
4 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.10%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.99%) Network Security
2 9 (9.89%) SAN
3 8 (8.79%) Firewall
4 7 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.49%) WAN
6 3 (3.30%) Intranet
6 3 (3.30%) Extranet
7 2 (2.20%) LAN
7 2 (2.20%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.10%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.10%) NAS
8 1 (1.10%) Internet
8 1 (1.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.59%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (5.49%) Big Data
4 4 (4.40%) Couchbase
5 3 (3.30%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.30%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.20%) MySQL
7 1 (1.10%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Xcode
General
1 18 (19.78%) Finance
2 13 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.20%) Back Office
3 2 (2.20%) Electronics
3 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.10%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.08%) .NET
2 14 (15.38%) Middleware
3 10 (10.99%) Web Services
4 9 (9.89%) WCF
5 7 (7.69%) LAMP
6 3 (3.30%) WPF
6 3 (3.30%) Silverlight
6 3 (3.30%) HTML
6 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.30%) CSS
6 3 (3.30%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.20%) jQuery
7 2 (2.20%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.20%) HTML5
7 2 (2.20%) Entity Framework
7 2 (2.20%) SOAP
8 1 (1.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.79%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.49%) User Experience
3 5 (5.49%) Semantic Web
3 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.30%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.20%) DTV
5 2 (2.20%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.10%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.10%) Statistics
6 1 (1.10%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.88%) Windows
2 17 (18.68%) Linux
3 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.10%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (20.88%) Enterprise Architecture
2 18 (19.78%) TOGAF
3 12 (13.19%) Project Management
4 11 (12.09%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (12.09%) Line Management
5 10 (10.99%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (10.99%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (9.89%) SOA
6 9 (9.89%) Load Balancing
7 8 (8.79%) SDLC
7 8 (8.79%) Data Modelling
7 8 (8.79%) ITIL
8 7 (7.69%) UML
8 7 (7.69%) OO
8 7 (7.69%) CRM
8 7 (7.69%) ERP
8 7 (7.69%) MVC
8 7 (7.69%) Zachman Framework
8 7 (7.69%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.98%) C#
2 16 (17.58%) SQL
3 7 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.49%) Perl
4 5 (5.49%) PHP
4 5 (5.49%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.30%) C
6 1 (1.10%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.10%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.10%) C++
6 1 (1.10%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (16.48%) Degree
2 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.30%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.20%) CISSP
3 2 (2.20%) CISA
3 2 (2.20%) GCIA
3 2 (2.20%) GCIH
3 2 (2.20%) CEH
4 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.10%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.69%) SLA
2 4 (4.40%) QA
3 3 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (13.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.10%) vSphere
2 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) Nagios
2 1 (1.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (31.87%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.38%) VMware
3 9 (9.89%) SAP
3 9 (9.89%) Cisco
4 8 (8.79%) Juniper
4 8 (8.79%) CommVault
4 8 (8.79%) Veeam
5 7 (7.69%) SolarWinds
5 7 (7.69%) IBM
5 7 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle
6 2 (2.20%) Splunk
6 2 (2.20%) ArcSight
6 2 (2.20%) Trustwave
6 2 (2.20%) LogRhythm
6 2 (2.20%) McAfee
7 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.10%) Dell
7 1 (1.10%) Citrix
Oxfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits including bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 70,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
IT People First
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £500 - £60000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: DOE
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos Plc
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago