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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 71 89 46
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -43
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 44 40 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.88% 2.26% 4.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.02% 2.36% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 38 35 82
Average salary £57,500 £69,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £53,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,000 £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
1456 1698 1733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.35% 96.10% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1181 1530 1501
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Abingdon +20 13 £57,500 -4.16% 2
Oxford -1 13 £60,000 -13.04%
Banbury -2 2 £57,500 -41.77%
Kidlington - 2 £65,000 -
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 42 (26.58%) Windows
2 37 (23.42%) .NET
3 35 (22.15%) C#
3 35 (22.15%) Enterprise Architecture
4 34 (21.52%) Linux
4 34 (21.52%) Business Intelligence
4 34 (21.52%) VMware
5 31 (19.62%) Technical Architecture
5 31 (19.62%) TOGAF
6 30 (18.99%) Amazon AWS
7 26 (16.46%) Microsoft Azure
7 26 (16.46%) SQL
8 24 (15.19%) Cisco
9 23 (14.56%) IBM
9 23 (14.56%) SOA
9 23 (14.56%) Data Centre
10 21 (13.29%) Microsoft
10 21 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (12.03%) MVC
11 19 (12.03%) Middleware
11 19 (12.03%) WAN
11 19 (12.03%) JavaScript
11 19 (12.03%) SQL Server
12 18 (11.39%) Data Modelling
12 18 (11.39%) Finance
12 18 (11.39%) Software Engineering
13 17 (10.76%) Zachman Framework
13 17 (10.76%) MongoDB
13 17 (10.76%) NoSQL
13 17 (10.76%) Project Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 7 (4.43%) IIS
2 6 (3.80%) Drupal
3 4 (2.53%) Node.js
3 4 (2.53%) Apache
3 4 (2.53%) Mule
4 3 (1.90%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (1.90%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.27%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.63%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (4.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 30 (18.99%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (16.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.06%) IaaS
4 7 (4.43%) SaaS
5 6 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (3.16%) Amazon S3
6 5 (3.16%) IBM Blueworks
7 3 (1.90%) Office 365
8 1 (0.63%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.03%) WAN
2 17 (10.76%) Firewall
3 16 (10.13%) SAN
4 11 (6.96%) Internet
4 11 (6.96%) Network Security
5 7 (4.43%) TCP/IP
6 6 (3.80%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (2.53%) MPLS
8 3 (1.90%) LAN
9 2 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.63%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.63%) NAS
10 1 (0.63%) Extranet
10 1 (0.63%) Wireless
10 1 (0.63%) VoIP
10 1 (0.63%) Intranet
10 1 (0.63%) VPN
10 1 (0.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.03%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.76%) MongoDB
2 17 (10.76%) NoSQL
3 16 (10.13%) Big Data
4 12 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (6.96%) Couchbase
6 9 (5.70%) CouchDB
7 8 (5.06%) Hadoop
8 7 (4.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (4.43%) RavenDB
9 5 (3.16%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (3.16%) Data Mining
10 4 (2.53%) HPCC
11 3 (1.90%) MySQL
12 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.63%) Oracle ODI
13 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.90%) Eclipse
General
1 18 (11.39%) Finance
2 9 (5.70%) Marketing
3 7 (4.43%) Publishing
4 5 (3.16%) Banking
4 5 (3.16%) Back Office
4 5 (3.16%) Legal
5 4 (2.53%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.53%) Electronics
5 4 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.90%) Front Office
7 1 (0.63%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (23.42%) .NET
2 19 (12.03%) Middleware
3 16 (10.13%) .NET Framework
4 13 (8.23%) Web Services
4 13 (8.23%) AngularJS
5 12 (7.59%) LAMP
6 11 (6.96%) XML
7 10 (6.33%) ASP.NET
7 10 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (5.70%) Entity Framework
8 9 (5.70%) jQuery
8 9 (5.70%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (5.06%) REST
9 8 (5.06%) SOAP
9 8 (5.06%) JSON
9 8 (5.06%) HTML
10 7 (4.43%) Ajax
10 7 (4.43%) WCF
10 7 (4.43%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (3.80%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.56%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.59%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (5.70%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.43%) Data Integration
4 7 (4.43%) Public Cloud
5 6 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.16%) Taxonomies
6 5 (3.16%) Credit Risk
7 4 (2.53%) DTV
7 4 (2.53%) Semantic Web
7 4 (2.53%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.27%) User Experience
8 2 (1.27%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.63%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.63%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 42 (26.58%) Windows
2 34 (21.52%) Linux
3 12 (7.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.43%) CentOS
5 7 (4.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (22.15%) Enterprise Architecture
2 34 (21.52%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (19.62%) Technical Architecture
3 31 (19.62%) TOGAF
4 23 (14.56%) SOA
5 21 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (12.03%) MVC
7 18 (11.39%) Data Modelling
7 18 (11.39%) Software Engineering
8 17 (10.76%) Project Management
8 17 (10.76%) Zachman Framework
9 16 (10.13%) Data Management
9 16 (10.13%) Portfolio Management
10 14 (8.86%) Load Balancing
10 14 (8.86%) SDLC
11 13 (8.23%) Scrum
11 13 (8.23%) ERP
12 12 (7.59%) CRM
12 12 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (7.59%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (22.15%) C#
2 26 (16.46%) SQL
3 19 (12.03%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.06%) Perl
4 8 (5.06%) PowerShell
4 8 (5.06%) Bash Shell
5 7 (4.43%) Java
6 6 (3.80%) C
6 6 (3.80%) C++
7 4 (2.53%) PHP
7 4 (2.53%) Scala
8 3 (1.90%) Python
8 3 (1.90%) IronPython
Qualifications
1 10 (6.33%) Degree
2 6 (3.80%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.16%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 4 (2.53%) JNCIA
4 4 (2.53%) CCNA
5 3 (1.90%) HND
6 2 (1.27%) CCNP
7 1 (0.63%) CCA
7 1 (0.63%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.63%) CCEA
7 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.63%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (5.70%) SLA
3 4 (2.53%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (6.33%) vSphere
2 9 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.27%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (5.70%) Puppet
2 7 (4.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (21.52%) VMware
2 24 (15.19%) Cisco
3 23 (14.56%) IBM
4 21 (13.29%) Microsoft
5 15 (9.49%) Juniper
6 13 (8.23%) Oracle
7 11 (6.96%) CommVault
7 11 (6.96%) Veeam
8 10 (6.33%) HP
9 7 (4.43%) NetApp
10 6 (3.80%) 3PAR
11 5 (3.16%) webMethods
11 5 (3.16%) SAP
12 4 (2.53%) Twitter
13 3 (1.90%) MuleSoft
13 3 (1.90%) Google
14 2 (1.27%) Dell
14 2 (1.27%) Tableau
15 1 (0.63%) Citrix
15 1 (0.63%) Informatica
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £43000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Exclusive Company Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago