Period
to 20 May 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 71 34
Rank change year-on-year 0 -37 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 125 106 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.18% 3.91% 7.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.26% 4.03% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 106 83 234
Oxfordshire median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +6.12% -12.50%
10th Percentile £47,500 £52,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,250 £77,500
South East median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% +5.26%

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 2,936 2,628 2,991
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.29% 97.01% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2,553 2,199 2,516
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,550 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £66,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 May 2018.

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 20 May 2018. 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 +8 65 £70,000 -6.67% 8
Abingdon -13 10 £65,000 +13.04% 2
Kidlington -9 3 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Banbury - 2 £60,000 -
Witney - 1 £41,500 - 1
Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 63 (50.40%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (42.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (34.40%) Microsoft
4 41 (32.80%) SAP
5 35 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
6 32 (25.60%) Migration
7 30 (24.00%) Data Migration
8 27 (21.60%) Enterprise Architecture
8 27 (21.60%) Publishing
9 25 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
10 24 (19.20%) Finance
11 23 (18.40%) Linux
11 23 (18.40%) Waterfall
12 22 (17.60%) DevOps
13 21 (16.80%) SOA
13 21 (16.80%) TOGAF
14 20 (16.00%) ERP
15 19 (15.20%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 17 (13.60%) SQL
16 17 (13.60%) Microservices
16 17 (13.60%) Opscode Chef
16 17 (13.60%) Puppet
17 16 (12.80%) IaaS
17 16 (12.80%) SaaS
17 16 (12.80%) JIRA
17 16 (12.80%) SQL Server
18 15 (12.00%) CRM
18 15 (12.00%) Project Management
18 15 (12.00%) Docker
18 15 (12.00%) Service Design

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 (3.20%) CMS
2 3 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (2.40%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.60%) Kentico
3 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.60%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.80%) Confluence
4 1 (0.80%) DNN
Applications
1 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.80%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (4.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (3.20%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (3.20%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (3.20%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
4 1 (0.80%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.80%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 53 (42.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (12.80%) IaaS
3 16 (12.80%) SaaS
4 15 (12.00%) Slack
5 13 (10.40%) Office 365
5 13 (10.40%) PaaS
6 5 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (2.40%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.80%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.00%) HTTP
2 4 (3.20%) SMS
3 1 (0.80%) Internet
3 1 (0.80%) Intranet
3 1 (0.80%) LAN
3 1 (0.80%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.80%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.20%) Big Data
2 9 (7.20%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (4.80%) Power BI
3 6 (4.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (4.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.00%) Data Lake
4 5 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.40%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.80%) MySQL
6 1 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (12.80%) JIRA
2 3 (2.40%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.60%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.80%) Subversion
General
1 27 (21.60%) Publishing
2 24 (19.20%) Finance
3 11 (8.80%) Marketing
4 6 (4.80%) Back Office
5 3 (2.40%) Advertising
5 3 (2.40%) Games
6 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.80%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.40%) .NET
1 8 (6.40%) CSS
1 8 (6.40%) HTML
2 5 (4.00%) GraphQL
2 5 (4.00%) MDX
2 5 (4.00%) RESTful
2 5 (4.00%) SOAP
3 4 (3.20%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.20%) HTML5
3 4 (3.20%) jQuery
3 4 (3.20%) Web Services
4 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.60%) EDI
4 2 (1.60%) OAuth
4 2 (1.60%) React
4 2 (1.60%) XML
5 1 (0.80%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.80%) Django
5 1 (0.80%) OAuth2
5 1 (0.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.20%) Algorithms
3 3 (2.40%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.40%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (2.40%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.80%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.80%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.80%) Semantic Web
5 1 (0.80%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.40%) Linux
2 11 (8.80%) Windows
3 9 (7.20%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.20%) Unix
5 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.80%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.80%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (50.40%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (25.60%) Migration
3 30 (24.00%) Data Migration
4 27 (21.60%) Enterprise Architecture
5 25 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
6 23 (18.40%) Waterfall
7 22 (17.60%) DevOps
8 21 (16.80%) SOA
8 21 (16.80%) TOGAF
9 20 (16.00%) ERP
10 19 (15.20%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 17 (13.60%) Microservices
12 15 (12.00%) CRM
12 15 (12.00%) Matrix Organization
12 15 (12.00%) Project Management
12 15 (12.00%) Service Design
13 13 (10.40%) Collaborative Working
13 13 (10.40%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (10.40%) Data Modelling
13 13 (10.40%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.60%) SQL
2 10 (8.00%) Java
2 10 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (4.80%) C++
3 6 (4.80%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.40%) Python
5 2 (1.60%) C
5 2 (1.60%) C#
5 2 (1.60%) X++
6 1 (0.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (8.00%) Degree
2 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.00%) MBA
4 4 (3.20%) CCNA
4 4 (3.20%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.20%) MCSE
4 4 (3.20%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.20%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.20%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.60%) GDPR
3 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 15 (12.00%) Docker
2 12 (9.60%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.80%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.80%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 17 (13.60%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (13.60%) Puppet
2 6 (4.80%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.60%) Ansible
3 2 (1.60%) SCCM
4 1 (0.80%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.80%) Salt
Vendors
1 43 (34.40%) Microsoft
2 41 (32.80%) SAP
3 9 (7.20%) Google
4 8 (6.40%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (5.60%) Oracle
6 6 (4.80%) Hyperion
7 5 (4.00%) Cognos
7 5 (4.00%) Siebel
7 5 (4.00%) Tableau
8 3 (2.40%) Citrix
9 2 (1.60%) Cisco
9 2 (1.60%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.80%) Capita
10 1 (0.80%) EMC
10 1 (0.80%) IBM
10 1 (0.80%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.80%) Meraki
10 1 (0.80%) Talend