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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 70 51 68
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 41 72 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.78% 4.58% 3.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 4.75% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 31 67 55
Average salary £50,000 £67,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £70,000
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
1380 1515 1701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 93.69% 96.44% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1159 1325 1469
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 3 August 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 3 August 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 -12 23 £50,000 -25.92% 2
Abingdon +11 7 £57,500 - 1
Banbury -2 5 £50,000 -23.07% 3
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 28 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 28 (25.00%) Windows
2 27 (24.11%) Linux
3 26 (23.21%) Microsoft
4 24 (21.43%) .NET
4 24 (21.43%) VMware
5 23 (20.54%) C#
6 21 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
6 21 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
7 19 (16.96%) TOGAF
8 18 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (16.07%) SQL
8 18 (16.07%) SOA
9 16 (14.29%) Cisco
9 16 (14.29%) Middleware
9 16 (14.29%) Marketing
9 16 (14.29%) Data Centre
10 15 (13.39%) Degree
10 15 (13.39%) Project Management
10 15 (13.39%) Finance
11 14 (12.50%) WAN
11 14 (12.50%) Load Balancing
11 14 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
12 13 (11.61%) Zachman Framework
13 12 (10.71%) Firewall
13 12 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (10.71%) Juniper
13 12 (10.71%) SAN
14 11 (9.82%) CommVault
14 11 (9.82%) IBM

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 5 (4.46%) IIS
2 3 (2.68%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.68%) Mule
2 3 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (2.68%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.89%) Drupal
4 1 (0.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (3.57%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (0.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Dynamics NAV
1 6 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.25%) IaaS
4 5 (4.46%) SaaS
5 4 (3.57%) Office 365
6 2 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.79%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.50%) WAN
2 12 (10.71%) SAN
2 12 (10.71%) Firewall
3 11 (9.82%) Network Security
4 7 (6.25%) Internet
4 7 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.68%) Intranet
5 3 (2.68%) Extranet
5 3 (2.68%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.79%) LAN
6 2 (1.79%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.89%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.89%) NAS
7 1 (0.89%) MPLS
7 1 (0.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.14%) Couchbase
3 7 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.25%) Big Data
4 4 (3.57%) MySQL
4 4 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.68%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.89%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Xcode
General
1 16 (14.29%) Marketing
2 15 (13.39%) Finance
3 7 (6.25%) Publishing
4 6 (5.36%) Back Office
5 4 (3.57%) Electronics
5 4 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.57%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.79%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (21.43%) .NET
2 16 (14.29%) Middleware
3 11 (9.82%) Web Services
4 9 (8.04%) WCF
5 8 (7.14%) LAMP
6 7 (6.25%) XML
6 7 (6.25%) SOAP
6 7 (6.25%) REST
6 7 (6.25%) JSON
7 5 (4.46%) WPF
7 5 (4.46%) .NET Framework
8 3 (2.68%) Silverlight
8 3 (2.68%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.79%) WinForms
9 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.79%) Entity Framework
9 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.89%) Cocoa Touch
10 1 (0.89%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.25%) Public Cloud
3 7 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.36%) Data Integration
4 6 (5.36%) User Experience
5 5 (4.46%) Semantic Web
6 4 (3.57%) Digital Media
6 4 (3.57%) DTV
6 4 (3.57%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.79%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.89%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.00%) Windows
2 27 (24.11%) Linux
3 11 (9.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (5.36%) CentOS
7 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 21 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
3 19 (16.96%) TOGAF
4 18 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (16.07%) SOA
5 15 (13.39%) Project Management
6 14 (12.50%) Load Balancing
7 13 (11.61%) Zachman Framework
8 12 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (8.93%) Data Modelling
9 10 (8.93%) Data Management
9 10 (8.93%) Time Management
9 10 (8.93%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (8.93%) Mentoring
9 10 (8.93%) Critical Success Factor
9 10 (8.93%) SDLC
10 9 (8.04%) Open Source
10 9 (8.04%) Software Engineering
10 9 (8.04%) MVC
10 9 (8.04%) UML
Programming Languages
1 23 (20.54%) C#
2 18 (16.07%) SQL
3 8 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 8 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 8 (7.14%) Perl
4 6 (5.36%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.79%) C++
5 2 (1.79%) Python
5 2 (1.79%) IronPython
6 1 (0.89%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (13.39%) Degree
2 3 (2.68%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.68%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.79%) HND
3 2 (1.79%) CCNP
4 1 (0.89%) CCNA
4 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.89%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (8.93%) SLA
3 4 (3.57%) QA
4 1 (0.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.36%) vSphere
3 1 (0.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.89%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (5.36%) Puppet
2 3 (2.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (23.21%) Microsoft
2 24 (21.43%) VMware
3 16 (14.29%) Cisco
4 12 (10.71%) Juniper
5 11 (9.82%) CommVault
5 11 (9.82%) Veeam
5 11 (9.82%) IBM
6 10 (8.93%) SAP
7 6 (5.36%) Oracle
7 6 (5.36%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (3.57%) HP
9 3 (2.68%) 3PAR
9 3 (2.68%) MuleSoft
9 3 (2.68%) NetApp
10 2 (1.79%) Google
11 1 (0.89%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.89%) Dell
11 1 (0.89%) Citrix
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Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Great Benefits
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