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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 39 66 41
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -25
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 80 52 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.27% 3.08% 5.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.47% 3.17% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 73 47 69
Average salary £67,500 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,600 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
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
1462 1641 1520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.25% 97.22% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1255 1455 1385
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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 -1 35 £67,500 -0.73% 4
Abingdon - 9 £55,000 -
Banbury +1 5 £72,500 +52.63%
Bicester - 1 £50,000 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £52,500 -
Kidlington - 1 £65,000 -
Wallingford - 1 £40,000 -
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 51 (43.22%) .NET
2 34 (28.81%) C#
3 27 (22.88%) Web Services
4 24 (20.34%) JavaScript
5 23 (19.49%) SQL
6 20 (16.95%) SOA
7 19 (16.10%) Software Engineering
8 18 (15.25%) Data Modelling
8 18 (15.25%) OO
8 18 (15.25%) HTML
8 18 (15.25%) Java
8 18 (15.25%) SQL Server
9 17 (14.41%) Marketing
10 16 (13.56%) CSS
11 14 (11.86%) Process Management
11 14 (11.86%) DFSS
11 14 (11.86%) Change Management
11 14 (11.86%) Legal
11 14 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (11.86%) Oracle
11 14 (11.86%) IBM
11 14 (11.86%) webMethods
11 14 (11.86%) Six Sigma
11 14 (11.86%) Taxonomies
11 14 (11.86%) Lean Six Sigma
11 14 (11.86%) Credit Risk
11 14 (11.86%) Banking
11 14 (11.86%) Enterprise Architecture
11 14 (11.86%) IBM Blueworks
12 13 (11.02%) Microsoft

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 9 (7.63%) CMS
2 8 (6.78%) IIS
3 7 (5.93%) Umbraco
3 7 (5.93%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (4.24%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.54%) WordPress
5 3 (2.54%) Drupal
6 2 (1.69%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.69%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.85%) Lync
7 1 (0.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (7.63%) MS Visio
2 6 (5.08%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.69%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.86%) IBM Blueworks
2 9 (7.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.78%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (6.78%) Amazon S3
3 8 (6.78%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.54%) IaaS
5 1 (0.85%) Heroku
5 1 (0.85%) Office 365
5 1 (0.85%) GitHub
5 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.78%) Internet
2 6 (5.08%) Firewall
3 4 (3.39%) VPLS
3 4 (3.39%) MPLS
3 4 (3.39%) OSPF
3 4 (3.39%) BGP
3 4 (3.39%) Ethernet
3 4 (3.39%) DNS
4 3 (2.54%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.69%) Network Security
5 2 (1.69%) LAN
5 2 (1.69%) WAN
5 2 (1.69%) VPN
6 1 (0.85%) HTTP
6 1 (0.85%) Wireless
6 1 (0.85%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.17%) MySQL
3 11 (9.32%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.24%) Data Mining
4 5 (4.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.24%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.85%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.85%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 10 (8.47%) Axure RP
2 9 (7.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (2.54%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.85%) ProtoShare
4 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.85%) Subversion
4 1 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 17 (14.41%) Marketing
2 14 (11.86%) Legal
2 14 (11.86%) Banking
3 6 (5.08%) Finance
4 4 (3.39%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.85%) Publishing
6 1 (0.85%) Games
6 1 (0.85%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (43.22%) .NET
2 27 (22.88%) Web Services
3 18 (15.25%) HTML
4 16 (13.56%) CSS
5 11 (9.32%) ASP.NET
5 11 (9.32%) .NET Framework
5 11 (9.32%) jQuery
6 9 (7.63%) SOAP
7 7 (5.93%) XML
7 7 (5.93%) REST
8 4 (3.39%) WPF
8 4 (3.39%) JSON
8 4 (3.39%) UDDI
8 4 (3.39%) WSDL
9 3 (2.54%) HTML5
9 3 (2.54%) Ajax
9 3 (2.54%) WCF
10 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (1.69%) DOM
10 2 (1.69%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.86%) Taxonomies
1 14 (11.86%) Credit Risk
2 13 (11.02%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.93%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.93%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.39%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.69%) Human Factors
6 2 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.69%) New Media
6 2 (1.69%) Replication
7 1 (0.85%) DTV
7 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.85%) Social Media
7 1 (0.85%) Open Source
7 1 (0.85%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.85%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.95%) SOA
2 19 (16.10%) Software Engineering
3 18 (15.25%) Data Modelling
3 18 (15.25%) OO
4 14 (11.86%) Process Management
4 14 (11.86%) DFSS
4 14 (11.86%) Change Management
4 14 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (11.86%) Six Sigma
4 14 (11.86%) Lean Six Sigma
4 14 (11.86%) Enterprise Architecture
5 12 (10.17%) UML
6 11 (9.32%) Technical Architecture
7 10 (8.47%) TDD
7 10 (8.47%) TOGAF
8 9 (7.63%) MVC
8 9 (7.63%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (7.63%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (6.78%) Unit Testing
10 7 (5.93%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 34 (28.81%) C#
2 24 (20.34%) JavaScript
3 23 (19.49%) SQL
4 18 (15.25%) Java
5 11 (9.32%) PHP
6 5 (4.24%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (8.47%) Degree
2 8 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (6.78%) CCNP
3 6 (5.08%) CCIE
4 4 (3.39%) JNCIE
4 4 (3.39%) CCIP
4 4 (3.39%) CCDP
5 2 (1.69%) MBA
6 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) WAI
1 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (11.86%) Oracle
1 14 (11.86%) IBM
1 14 (11.86%) webMethods
2 13 (11.02%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.47%) Adobe
3 10 (8.47%) Cisco
4 8 (6.78%) Sitecore
4 8 (6.78%) VMware
4 8 (6.78%) Neolane
5 7 (5.93%) iRise
6 5 (4.24%) Juniper
7 4 (3.39%) Redback
8 2 (1.69%) Omniture
8 2 (1.69%) Google
8 2 (1.69%) Brocade
8 2 (1.69%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (1.69%) HP
8 2 (1.69%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.85%) Vignette
9 1 (0.85%) SAP
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