The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 46 69 69
Rank change year-on-year
+23 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 72 55 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.62% 3.15% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.78% 3.26% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 66 53 36
Average salary £66,750 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.80% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,100 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,500 £61,810
% change year-on-year
+3.30% -2.11%
Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1507 1688 1385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.60% 96.62% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1316 1460 1266
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Architect
South East

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 1 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 1 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 +9 32 £67,500 -0.73% 4
Abingdon - 8 £57,500 - 2
Banbury -1 6 £65,000 - 1
Bicester - 1 £50,000 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £52,500 -
Wallingford - 1 £40,000 -
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 50 (41.32%) .NET
2 35 (28.93%) C#
3 29 (23.97%) Web Services
4 27 (22.31%) Java
5 25 (20.66%) SQL
6 24 (19.83%) JavaScript
7 21 (17.36%) SQL Server
8 19 (15.70%) HTML
8 19 (15.70%) Software Engineering
9 18 (14.88%) OO
9 18 (14.88%) SOA
10 16 (13.22%) Data Modelling
10 16 (13.22%) Oracle
11 15 (12.40%) Marketing
11 15 (12.40%) CSS
11 15 (12.40%) Management Information System
12 14 (11.57%) MySQL
12 14 (11.57%) Technical Architecture
13 13 (10.74%) jQuery
13 13 (10.74%) Enterprise Architecture
13 13 (10.74%) Microsoft
13 13 (10.74%) UML
14 12 (9.92%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (9.92%) .NET Framework
14 12 (9.92%) Axure RP
15 11 (9.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 11 (9.09%) Degree
15 11 (9.09%) TOGAF
15 11 (9.09%) SOAP
15 11 (9.09%) PHP

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 8 (6.61%) IIS
2 6 (4.96%) CMS
3 5 (4.13%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (3.31%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (3.31%) Umbraco
5 3 (2.48%) WordPress
6 2 (1.65%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.65%) Drupal
7 1 (0.83%) Lync
7 1 (0.83%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 6 (4.96%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.65%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.26%) IBM Blueworks
2 9 (7.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.61%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.61%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (6.61%) Amazon S3
3 8 (6.61%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.83%) SaaS
4 1 (0.83%) Office 365
4 1 (0.83%) Heroku
4 1 (0.83%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.26%) Internet
2 3 (2.48%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (1.65%) Firewall
3 2 (1.65%) VPN
3 2 (1.65%) LAN
3 2 (1.65%) WAN
3 2 (1.65%) Network Security
4 1 (0.83%) Wireless Security
4 1 (0.83%) MVNO
4 1 (0.83%) HTTP
4 1 (0.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.36%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.57%) MySQL
3 12 (9.92%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.96%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (4.13%) Data Mining
6 4 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.83%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.83%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 12 (9.92%) Axure RP
2 11 (9.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (3.31%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.83%) ProtoShare
4 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (12.40%) Marketing
2 10 (8.26%) Legal
2 10 (8.26%) Banking
3 8 (6.61%) Finance
4 3 (2.48%) Publishing
5 2 (1.65%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.65%) Back Office
5 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.83%) Retail
6 1 (0.83%) Games
6 1 (0.83%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (41.32%) .NET
2 29 (23.97%) Web Services
3 19 (15.70%) HTML
4 15 (12.40%) CSS
5 13 (10.74%) jQuery
6 12 (9.92%) .NET Framework
7 11 (9.09%) SOAP
8 9 (7.44%) REST
8 9 (7.44%) ASP.NET
9 5 (4.13%) Ajax
9 5 (4.13%) WCF
9 5 (4.13%) HTML5
9 5 (4.13%) XML
10 4 (3.31%) UDDI
10 4 (3.31%) WSDL
10 4 (3.31%) DOM
10 4 (3.31%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (1.65%) Classic ASP
11 2 (1.65%) WPF
12 1 (0.83%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.40%) Management Information System
2 10 (8.26%) Taxonomies
2 10 (8.26%) Credit Risk
3 8 (6.61%) Mobile App
4 7 (5.79%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.13%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.65%) Replication
6 2 (1.65%) GIS
6 2 (1.65%) New Media
6 2 (1.65%) Human Factors
6 2 (1.65%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.83%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.83%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.83%) Social Media
7 1 (0.83%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.70%) Software Engineering
2 18 (14.88%) OO
2 18 (14.88%) SOA
3 16 (13.22%) Data Modelling
4 14 (11.57%) Technical Architecture
5 13 (10.74%) Enterprise Architecture
5 13 (10.74%) UML
6 11 (9.09%) TOGAF
6 11 (9.09%) Process Management
7 10 (8.26%) DFSS
7 10 (8.26%) Change Management
7 10 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (8.26%) Six Sigma
7 10 (8.26%) Lean Six Sigma
7 10 (8.26%) Digital Marketing
8 9 (7.44%) MVC
9 8 (6.61%) Migration
9 8 (6.61%) Unit Testing
9 8 (6.61%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (6.61%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (28.93%) C#
2 27 (22.31%) Java
3 25 (20.66%) SQL
4 24 (19.83%) JavaScript
5 11 (9.09%) PHP
6 7 (5.79%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.65%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.83%) C
8 1 (0.83%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (9.09%) Degree
2 4 (3.31%) CCNP
2 4 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.65%) MBA
3 2 (1.65%) CCIE
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (5.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (13.22%) Oracle
2 13 (10.74%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.26%) IBM
3 10 (8.26%) webMethods
4 9 (7.44%) iRise
5 8 (6.61%) VMware
6 6 (4.96%) Cisco
6 6 (4.96%) Adobe
7 4 (3.31%) Neolane
7 4 (3.31%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.65%) HP
8 2 (1.65%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.65%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (1.65%) Omniture
8 2 (1.65%) Google
8 2 (1.65%) Brocade
9 1 (0.83%) Juniper
9 1 (0.83%) Vignette
9 1 (0.83%) SAP
9 1 (0.83%) Open Text
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: 55,000
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Salary: £42000 - £52300 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
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