Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Architect
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 56 60
Rank change year-on-year -38 +4 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 28 66 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.76% 4.51% 4.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 4.60% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 30 64 73
Oxford median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
10th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £43,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,375 £120,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Oxford
Permanent vacancies in Oxford with a recognized job title 1545 1435 1588
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 98.02% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1355 1258 1281
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,425 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £61,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings that featured Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Oxford

Architect
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect in Oxford.

Salary trend for Architect in Oxford

Architect
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Oxford over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Oxford

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) SAP
3 11 (39.29%) ERP
3 11 (39.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (35.71%) IT Strategy
5 9 (32.14%) Matrix Organization
5 9 (32.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (32.14%) Publishing
6 8 (28.57%) Degree
6 8 (28.57%) Behavioural Change
7 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 4 (14.29%) Python
9 4 (14.29%) Java
9 4 (14.29%) Oracle
10 3 (10.71%) SQL
10 3 (10.71%) Windows
10 3 (10.71%) Linux
10 3 (10.71%) CRM
10 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
10 3 (10.71%) Citrix
10 3 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
10 3 (10.71%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (10.71%) Smartphone
10 3 (10.71%) Contact Management
10 3 (10.71%) SCCM
10 3 (10.71%) SCOM
10 3 (10.71%) SaaS
10 3 (10.71%) PaaS

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (10.71%) IaaS
3 3 (10.71%) Office 365
3 3 (10.71%) PaaS
3 3 (10.71%) SaaS
4 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (7.14%) Serverless
5 1 (3.57%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (3.57%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Skype
2 1 (3.57%) ATM
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.57%) Big Data
2 1 (3.57%) Data Lake
2 1 (3.57%) HDInsight
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
1 1 (3.57%) JUnit
1 1 (3.57%) Maven
General
1 9 (32.14%) Publishing
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) J2EE
1 2 (7.14%) J2SE
1 2 (7.14%) Spring
2 1 (3.57%) Angular 2
2 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) CSS3
2 1 (3.57%) Express
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) HTML5
2 1 (3.57%) Java EE
2 1 (3.57%) MEAN Stack
2 1 (3.57%) Node.js
2 1 (3.57%) React
2 1 (3.57%) REST
2 1 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Private Cloud
1 3 (10.71%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
1 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.57%) CentOS
2 1 (3.57%) Debian
2 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (39.29%) ERP
3 10 (35.71%) IT Strategy
4 9 (32.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (32.14%) Matrix Organization
5 8 (28.57%) Behavioural Change
6 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.71%) Contact Management
7 3 (10.71%) CRM
7 3 (10.71%) Microservices
8 2 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (7.14%) DevOps
8 2 (7.14%) Loose Coupling
8 2 (7.14%) Machine Learning
8 2 (7.14%) Patch Management
8 2 (7.14%) Presales
8 2 (7.14%) Separation of Concerns
8 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.57%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) Java
1 4 (14.29%) Python
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Virtual Desktop
1 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
1 3 (10.71%) SCOM
2 2 (7.14%) Ansible
2 2 (7.14%) Kubernetes
2 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) SAP
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) Citrix
3 3 (10.71%) Palo Alto
4 2 (7.14%) Google
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat