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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 51 67 40
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -27
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 73 53 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.83% 3.09% 6.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.07% 3.16% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 63 47 119
Average salary £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.12% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £80,000 £84,250
UK excluding London average salary £64,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
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
1440 1677 1924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.30% 97.78% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1225 1439 1776
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 December 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 29 December 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 +8 38 £66,250 +10.41% 3
Abingdon - 3 £70,000 - 1
Bicester -3 2 £52,500 -4.54%
Henley-on-Thames - 2 £47,500 -
Banbury -1 1 £52,500 -30.00%
Kidlington - 1 £65,000 -
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 36 (22.09%) .NET
2 35 (21.47%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (21.47%) IBM
3 34 (20.86%) Marketing
4 32 (19.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (18.40%) SOA
6 29 (17.79%) Taxonomies
7 27 (16.56%) Banking
7 27 (16.56%) Lean Six Sigma
7 27 (16.56%) Credit Risk
7 27 (16.56%) Process Management
7 27 (16.56%) Change Management
7 27 (16.56%) Legal
7 27 (16.56%) webMethods
7 27 (16.56%) Six Sigma
7 27 (16.56%) IBM Blueworks
8 25 (15.34%) User Experience
8 25 (15.34%) Data Modelling
8 25 (15.34%) JavaScript
9 24 (14.72%) Axure RP
10 22 (13.50%) C#
11 21 (12.88%) MS Visio
11 21 (12.88%) B2B
11 21 (12.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 21 (12.88%) iRise
11 21 (12.88%) Mobile App
12 20 (12.27%) TOGAF
12 20 (12.27%) Enterprise Architecture
12 20 (12.27%) SQL
13 19 (11.66%) TDD

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 12 (7.36%) CMS
2 8 (4.91%) Drupal
3 7 (4.29%) Umbraco
3 7 (4.29%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (2.45%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (2.45%) Node.js
4 4 (2.45%) IIS
4 4 (2.45%) Apache
5 3 (1.84%) WordPress
6 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 21 (12.88%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.68%) MS Office
3 3 (1.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (16.56%) IBM Blueworks
2 14 (8.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.91%) IaaS
4 5 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.45%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.84%) SaaS
6 3 (1.84%) Office 365
6 3 (1.84%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.29%) Internet
1 7 (4.29%) DNS
2 6 (3.68%) VPLS
2 6 (3.68%) MPLS
2 6 (3.68%) OSPF
2 6 (3.68%) BGP
2 6 (3.68%) Firewall
2 6 (3.68%) Ethernet
3 3 (1.84%) LAN
3 3 (1.84%) WAN
3 3 (1.84%) Wireless
3 3 (1.84%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.23%) Wireless Security
5 1 (0.61%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.61%) SAN
5 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.59%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.36%) NoSQL
3 11 (6.75%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.29%) CouchDB
4 7 (4.29%) MySQL
4 7 (4.29%) RavenDB
4 7 (4.29%) Big Data
4 7 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.07%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.45%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.84%) Couchbase
7 3 (1.84%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.23%) Data Mart
8 2 (1.23%) QlikView
8 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.23%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (14.72%) Axure RP
2 21 (12.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (1.84%) ProtoShare
4 2 (1.23%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.61%) Subversion
5 1 (0.61%) JIRA
5 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (20.86%) Marketing
2 27 (16.56%) Legal
2 27 (16.56%) Banking
3 10 (6.13%) Finance
4 5 (3.07%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.84%) Publishing
6 2 (1.23%) Electronics
7 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.61%) Law
7 1 (0.61%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (22.09%) .NET
2 18 (11.04%) HTML
3 16 (9.82%) CSS
4 15 (9.20%) jQuery
5 14 (8.59%) Web Services
6 13 (7.98%) ASP.NET
6 13 (7.98%) .NET Framework
7 12 (7.36%) XML
8 11 (6.75%) AngularJS
9 10 (6.13%) Ajax
9 10 (6.13%) Middleware
10 9 (5.52%) SOAP
10 9 (5.52%) REST
11 8 (4.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (4.91%) JSON
12 7 (4.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 7 (4.29%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (4.29%) LAMP
12 7 (4.29%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (3.07%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.79%) Taxonomies
2 27 (16.56%) Credit Risk
3 25 (15.34%) User Experience
4 21 (12.88%) Mobile App
5 9 (5.52%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (4.91%) Data Integration
7 7 (4.29%) Open Source
8 5 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.84%) Social Media
9 3 (1.84%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.84%) Web 2.0
10 2 (1.23%) Replication
10 2 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.23%) Semantic Web
10 2 (1.23%) Data Extraction
10 2 (1.23%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.61%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.61%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.98%) Windows
2 9 (5.52%) Linux
3 2 (1.23%) UNIX
4 1 (0.61%) CentOS
4 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (21.47%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (19.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (18.40%) SOA
4 27 (16.56%) Six Sigma
4 27 (16.56%) Process Management
4 27 (16.56%) Change Management
4 27 (16.56%) Lean Six Sigma
5 25 (15.34%) Data Modelling
6 21 (12.88%) B2B
7 20 (12.27%) TOGAF
7 20 (12.27%) Enterprise Architecture
8 19 (11.66%) TDD
9 17 (10.43%) ERP
9 17 (10.43%) CRM
10 15 (9.20%) DFSS
10 15 (9.20%) MVC
10 15 (9.20%) Digital Marketing
11 14 (8.59%) Project Management
12 13 (7.98%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (7.98%) OO
Programming Languages
1 25 (15.34%) JavaScript
2 22 (13.50%) C#
3 20 (12.27%) SQL
4 15 (9.20%) Java
5 14 (8.59%) PHP
6 13 (7.98%) C
7 4 (2.45%) C++
7 4 (2.45%) Scala
8 3 (1.84%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.23%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.23%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (7.36%) Degree
1 12 (7.36%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
2 7 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (4.29%) CCIE
2 7 (4.29%) CCNP
3 6 (3.68%) CCIP
3 6 (3.68%) CCDP
3 6 (3.68%) JNCIE
4 2 (1.23%) ISEB
5 1 (0.61%) CCA
5 1 (0.61%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.61%) CCEA
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.61%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.84%) WAI
2 1 (0.61%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.23%) Firmware
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.61%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.45%) Puppet
2 1 (0.61%) SCCM
2 1 (0.61%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 35 (21.47%) IBM
2 27 (16.56%) webMethods
3 21 (12.88%) iRise
4 15 (9.20%) Microsoft
5 12 (7.36%) SAP
6 11 (6.75%) Oracle
7 10 (6.13%) Cisco
8 8 (4.91%) Adobe
8 8 (4.91%) VMware
8 8 (4.91%) Sitecore
8 8 (4.91%) Neolane
9 7 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (3.68%) Juniper
10 6 (3.68%) Redback
11 4 (2.45%) Twitter
12 3 (1.84%) Open Text
12 3 (1.84%) Vignette
13 2 (1.23%) Business Objects
13 2 (1.23%) HP
13 2 (1.23%) Brocade
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