Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

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

Architect
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 63 70
Rank change year-on-year -55 +7 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 63 130 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.09% 4.44% 4.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 4.57% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 58 104 139
Oxfordshire median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £52,125 £47,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,500 £120,000
South East median annual salary £67,500 £68,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -0.74% +4.62% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2900 2845 3246
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.35% 97.07% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2416 2307 2663
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Oxfordshire

Architect
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Architect in Oxfordshire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Oxfordshire

Architect
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -32 29 £65,000 - 8
Kidlington +7 9 £75,000 +20.00%
Abingdon 0 5 £70,000 +40.00% 2
Witney -1 2 £53,750 -
Banbury +9 1 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (26.98%) IT Strategy
3 17 (26.98%) Enterprise Architecture
3 17 (26.98%) SQL
3 17 (26.98%) SQL Server
4 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
5 15 (23.81%) Windows
5 15 (23.81%) ERP
5 15 (23.81%) Degree
6 12 (19.05%) SAP
7 11 (17.46%) Finance
7 11 (17.46%) Windows Server
7 11 (17.46%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (17.46%) PaaS
7 11 (17.46%) Office 365
8 10 (15.87%) IaaS
8 10 (15.87%) SaaS
8 10 (15.87%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
9 9 (14.29%) Publishing
10 8 (12.70%) Oracle
10 8 (12.70%) CRM
10 8 (12.70%) Behavioural Change
10 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (11.11%) SCCM
12 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (9.52%) ETL

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (6.35%) IIS
1 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.59%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.59%) CMS
3 1 (1.59%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.59%) Kentico
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (6.35%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (6.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (17.46%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (17.46%) Office 365
2 11 (17.46%) PaaS
3 10 (15.87%) IaaS
3 10 (15.87%) SaaS
4 5 (7.94%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (4.76%) Serverless
6 2 (3.17%) Force.com
7 1 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.59%) Data Lake Analytics
7 1 (1.59%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.59%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) Skype
2 2 (3.17%) SMS
3 1 (1.59%) ATM
3 1 (1.59%) HTTP
3 1 (1.59%) Internet
3 1 (1.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.98%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (9.52%) Hadoop
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.94%) Big Data
5 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.76%) Power BI
7 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (1.59%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.59%) HDInsight
8 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.59%) MySQL
8 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.59%) JIRA
2 1 (1.59%) JUnit
2 1 (1.59%) Maven
2 1 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Publishing
3 4 (6.35%) Marketing
4 3 (4.76%) Retail
5 2 (3.17%) Games
6 1 (1.59%) Advertising
6 1 (1.59%) Back Office
6 1 (1.59%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) MDX
2 3 (4.76%) CSS
2 3 (4.76%) HTML
2 3 (4.76%) HTML5
2 3 (4.76%) Web Services
3 2 (3.17%) .NET
3 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.17%) J2EE
3 2 (3.17%) J2SE
3 2 (3.17%) RESTful
3 2 (3.17%) Spring
3 2 (3.17%) Visualforce
3 2 (3.17%) XML
4 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.59%) CSS3
4 1 (1.59%) Java EE
4 1 (1.59%) Node.js
4 1 (1.59%) REST
4 1 (1.59%) SAML
4 1 (1.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.76%) Private Cloud
3 3 (4.76%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Windows
2 11 (17.46%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.35%) Linux
4 3 (4.76%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.59%) CentOS
6 1 (1.59%) Debian
6 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.98%) Enterprise Architecture
2 17 (26.98%) IT Strategy
3 15 (23.81%) ERP
4 10 (15.87%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
6 8 (12.70%) Behavioural Change
6 8 (12.70%) CRM
7 7 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.52%) ETL
8 6 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 6 (9.52%) Project Management
8 6 (9.52%) Waterfall
9 5 (7.94%) Network Virtualisation
9 5 (7.94%) Presales
9 5 (7.94%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.35%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (6.35%) Migration
10 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (6.35%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.98%) SQL
2 6 (9.52%) Java
3 4 (6.35%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.35%) Python
4 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.17%) Apex Code
5 2 (3.17%) C
5 2 (3.17%) C++
6 1 (1.59%) GraphQL
6 1 (1.59%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (23.81%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) MBA
3 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) Active Directory
1 5 (7.94%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.76%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.17%) Docker
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (11.11%) SCCM
2 3 (4.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (4.76%) SCOM
3 2 (3.17%) Ansible
3 2 (3.17%) Kubernetes
3 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.05%) SAP
3 8 (12.70%) Oracle
4 6 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (7.94%) Citrix
6 4 (6.35%) Cognos
6 4 (6.35%) Tableau
7 3 (4.76%) Google
7 3 (4.76%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.59%) BMC
8 1 (1.59%) Cisco
8 1 (1.59%) Meraki
8 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.59%) Remedy
8 1 (1.59%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.59%) VMware