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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 33 70 29
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -41
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 87 45 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.82% 2.71% 7.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.07% 2.80% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 75 38 107
Average salary £65,000 £65,250 £62,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.38% +5.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,443 £38,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -0.80%
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
1433 1607 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.85% 96.63% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1223 1406 1454
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +12 42 £65,000 -4.41% 3
Banbury +3 4 £56,250 +18.42% 1
Abingdon - 4 £55,000 -
Kidlington - 2 £65,000 -
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 17 September 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 48 (37.21%) .NET
2 31 (24.03%) C#
3 26 (20.16%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (18.60%) JavaScript
4 24 (18.60%) Web Services
5 23 (17.83%) SQL
6 21 (16.28%) SOA
6 21 (16.28%) Marketing
7 20 (15.50%) Data Modelling
8 18 (13.95%) OO
8 18 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (13.95%) Software Engineering
9 17 (13.18%) IBM
9 17 (13.18%) Taxonomies
10 16 (12.40%) HTML
10 16 (12.40%) Java
10 16 (12.40%) webMethods
10 16 (12.40%) Six Sigma
10 16 (12.40%) Process Management
10 16 (12.40%) DFSS
10 16 (12.40%) Change Management
10 16 (12.40%) Legal
10 16 (12.40%) Banking
10 16 (12.40%) Enterprise Architecture
10 16 (12.40%) Lean Six Sigma
10 16 (12.40%) Credit Risk
10 16 (12.40%) IBM Blueworks
11 15 (11.63%) Oracle
11 15 (11.63%) SQL Server
11 15 (11.63%) TOGAF

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (6.98%) CMS
2 8 (6.20%) IIS
3 7 (5.43%) Umbraco
3 7 (5.43%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (3.88%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (3.10%) Drupal
6 3 (2.33%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (2.33%) WordPress
7 2 (1.55%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.78%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (10.08%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.88%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.55%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.40%) IBM Blueworks
2 9 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.20%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.20%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (6.20%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (6.20%) Amazon S3
4 5 (3.88%) IaaS
5 1 (0.78%) SaaS
5 1 (0.78%) Heroku
5 1 (0.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.20%) Internet
1 8 (6.20%) Firewall
2 6 (4.65%) DNS
2 6 (4.65%) VPLS
2 6 (4.65%) MPLS
2 6 (4.65%) OSPF
2 6 (4.65%) BGP
2 6 (4.65%) Ethernet
3 3 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.55%) Network Security
4 2 (1.55%) Wireless Security
4 2 (1.55%) VPN
4 2 (1.55%) Wireless
4 2 (1.55%) LAN
4 2 (1.55%) WAN
5 1 (0.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.30%) MySQL
3 10 (7.75%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.88%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.33%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.78%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.78%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.78%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 14 (10.85%) Axure RP
2 13 (10.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.78%) ProtoShare
3 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.78%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.78%) Subversion
3 1 (0.78%) JIRA
3 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (16.28%) Marketing
2 16 (12.40%) Banking
2 16 (12.40%) Legal
3 8 (6.20%) Finance
4 4 (3.10%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.78%) Electronics
6 1 (0.78%) Law
6 1 (0.78%) Publishing
6 1 (0.78%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (37.21%) .NET
2 24 (18.60%) Web Services
3 16 (12.40%) HTML
4 14 (10.85%) CSS
5 11 (8.53%) jQuery
6 9 (6.98%) ASP.NET
7 8 (6.20%) SOAP
7 8 (6.20%) XML
7 8 (6.20%) .NET Framework
8 7 (5.43%) REST
9 6 (4.65%) JSON
10 4 (3.10%) WPF
11 3 (2.33%) Ajax
11 3 (2.33%) HTML5
11 3 (2.33%) WCF
11 3 (2.33%) UDDI
11 3 (2.33%) WSDL
12 2 (1.55%) DOM
12 2 (1.55%) Classic ASP
12 2 (1.55%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.18%) Taxonomies
2 16 (12.40%) Credit Risk
3 15 (11.63%) User Experience
4 11 (8.53%) Mobile App
4 11 (8.53%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.65%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.88%) Data Integration
7 3 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.55%) Open Source
8 2 (1.55%) New Media
8 2 (1.55%) Replication
8 2 (1.55%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.55%) Human Factors
9 1 (0.78%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.78%) DTV
9 1 (0.78%) Social Media
9 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.16%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (16.28%) SOA
3 20 (15.50%) Data Modelling
4 18 (13.95%) OO
4 18 (13.95%) Software Engineering
4 18 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (12.40%) Six Sigma
5 16 (12.40%) Process Management
5 16 (12.40%) DFSS
5 16 (12.40%) Change Management
5 16 (12.40%) Enterprise Architecture
5 16 (12.40%) Lean Six Sigma
6 15 (11.63%) TOGAF
7 11 (8.53%) B2B
7 11 (8.53%) Digital Marketing
8 10 (7.75%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (7.75%) TDD
8 10 (7.75%) Zachman Framework
9 9 (6.98%) MVC
9 9 (6.98%) UML
Programming Languages
1 31 (24.03%) C#
2 24 (18.60%) JavaScript
3 23 (17.83%) SQL
4 16 (12.40%) Java
5 11 (8.53%) PHP
6 5 (3.88%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (9.30%) Degree
2 9 (6.98%) CCNP
2 9 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (5.43%) CCIE
4 6 (4.65%) CCIP
4 6 (4.65%) CCDP
4 6 (4.65%) JNCIE
5 2 (1.55%) MBA
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) WAI
1 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (13.18%) IBM
2 16 (12.40%) webMethods
3 15 (11.63%) Oracle
4 12 (9.30%) Microsoft
4 12 (9.30%) Cisco
5 11 (8.53%) iRise
6 10 (7.75%) Adobe
7 8 (6.20%) VMware
7 8 (6.20%) Sitecore
7 8 (6.20%) Neolane
8 7 (5.43%) Juniper
9 6 (4.65%) Redback
10 4 (3.10%) HP
11 2 (1.55%) SAP
11 2 (1.55%) Omniture
11 2 (1.55%) Google
11 2 (1.55%) Brocade
11 2 (1.55%) Barracuda Networks
11 2 (1.55%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £42415.00 - £52395.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Networking People
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Parking
Posted: 16 days ago