The median annual salary for an Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 24 69
Rank change year-on-year -39 +45  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 15 71 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.12% 9.75% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 10.09% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15 67 12
Median salary £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -3.84%  
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.05% +0.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 680 704 779
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 96.18% 96.70% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 576 625 671
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford that featured Architect in the job title.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
3 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
5 7 (22.58%) Java
5 7 (22.58%) TOGAF
6 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (19.35%) Security Architecture
6 6 (19.35%) Information Security
6 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (19.35%) Retail
6 6 (19.35%) Cyber Defence
7 5 (16.13%) IT Strategy
7 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
7 5 (16.13%) SQL
7 5 (16.13%) Oracle
7 5 (16.13%) Big Data
7 5 (16.13%) Time Management
7 5 (16.13%) Microservices
7 5 (16.13%) Information Management
8 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (12.90%) Data Protection
8 4 (12.90%) Docker
8 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (12.90%) Business Transformation
8 4 (12.90%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (12.90%) hybris
8 4 (12.90%) Infor M3
8 4 (12.90%) Azure SQL Database

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 4 (12.90%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) Jetty
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) nginx
2 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (9.68%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (3.23%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 1 (3.23%) IaaS
4 1 (3.23%) Office 365
4 1 (3.23%) PaaS
4 1 (3.23%) SaaS
4 1 (3.23%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) ATM
1 1 (3.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) Big Data
3 4 (12.90%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (12.90%) Power BI
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (9.68%) Data Lake
5 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) Gradle
1 1 (3.23%) Maven
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 6 (19.35%) Retail
2 4 (12.90%) Advertising
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Publishing
4 1 (3.23%) Back Office
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) CSS
2 2 (6.45%) HTML
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (3.23%) REST
3 1 (3.23%) RESTful
3 1 (3.23%) Spring
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Cyber Defence
2 4 (12.90%) CESG
3 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.45%) Clustering
4 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (6.45%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (6.45%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.23%) DataPower
5 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
1 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) TOGAF
2 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (19.35%) Information Security
2 6 (19.35%) Security Architecture
3 5 (16.13%) Information Management
3 5 (16.13%) IT Strategy
3 5 (16.13%) Microservices
3 5 (16.13%) Time Management
4 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.90%) Business Transformation
4 4 (12.90%) Data Protection
4 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
4 4 (12.90%) ERP
4 4 (12.90%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
4 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.68%) Open Source
5 3 (9.68%) Presales
5 3 (9.68%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) Java
2 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
2 5 (16.13%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) C#
3 2 (6.45%) PHP
3 2 (6.45%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) C++
4 1 (3.23%) Ruby
4 1 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) CISA
1 4 (12.90%) CISM
1 4 (12.90%) CISSP
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Docker
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.23%) Ansible
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle
3 4 (12.90%) hybris
3 4 (12.90%) MuleSoft
3 4 (12.90%) SAP
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com