Period
to 18 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 97 38
Rank change year-on-year +25 -59 +45
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 117 81 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.98% 2.86% 7.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.06% 2.96% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 105 78 200
Oxfordshire median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +10.20% +11.36%
10th Percentile £47,500 £52,125 £47,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £82,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £68,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% -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 2,881 2,741 3,000
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.09% 96.62% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2,560 2,339 2,475
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 +12 61 £70,000 -6.67% 6
Abingdon 0 11 £70,000 +14.29% 3
Banbury - 4 £60,000 - 3
Kidlington -6 3 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Witney +6 2 £48,250 -10.23%
Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 50 (42.74%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (28.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 26 (22.22%) SAP
4 25 (21.37%) TOGAF
5 24 (20.51%) Amazon AWS
6 23 (19.66%) Waterfall
7 22 (18.80%) Finance
8 21 (17.95%) Salesforce.com
9 20 (17.09%) SaaS
10 18 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
11 17 (14.53%) SQL
12 16 (13.68%) Linux
13 15 (12.82%) JavaScript
13 15 (12.82%) Migration
13 15 (12.82%) Scrum
13 15 (12.82%) DevOps
13 15 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
14 14 (11.97%) PaaS
14 14 (11.97%) Publishing
14 14 (11.97%) HTML
14 14 (11.97%) Java
15 13 (11.11%) Data Migration
15 13 (11.11%) IaaS
15 13 (11.11%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 12 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (10.26%) Microservices
16 12 (10.26%) ERP
16 12 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
17 11 (9.40%) JIRA

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 6 (5.13%) CMS
2 4 (3.42%) Kentico
2 4 (3.42%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (3.42%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.85%) Apache
3 1 (0.85%) Confluence
3 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.98%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (5.13%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (5.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (4.27%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (3.42%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
5 3 (2.56%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (1.71%) SAP CO
6 2 (1.71%) SAP FI
6 2 (1.71%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.85%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.85%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 33 (28.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (20.51%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (17.09%) SaaS
4 14 (11.97%) PaaS
5 13 (11.11%) IaaS
6 10 (8.55%) Slack
7 9 (7.69%) Office 365
8 6 (5.13%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (4.27%) Dynamics 365
9 5 (4.27%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 2 (1.71%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 1 (0.85%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.42%) SMS
2 3 (2.56%) WAN
3 2 (1.71%) LAN
4 1 (0.85%) Broadband
4 1 (0.85%) Firewall
4 1 (0.85%) HTTP
4 1 (0.85%) Internet
4 1 (0.85%) Intranet
4 1 (0.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.27%) Big Data
3 4 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.42%) Power BI
4 3 (2.56%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.56%) MySQL
4 3 (2.56%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.71%) Data Lake
5 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.71%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.71%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.85%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (9.40%) JIRA
2 4 (3.42%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.85%) Selenium
General
1 22 (18.80%) Finance
2 14 (11.97%) Publishing
3 10 (8.55%) Marketing
4 6 (5.13%) Back Office
5 3 (2.56%) Advertising
5 3 (2.56%) Retail
6 2 (1.71%) Games
7 1 (0.85%) Front Office
7 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.97%) HTML
2 10 (8.55%) .NET
2 10 (8.55%) Visualforce
3 9 (7.69%) REST
3 9 (7.69%) SOAP
4 6 (5.13%) ASP.NET
4 6 (5.13%) CSS
5 4 (3.42%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (2.56%) MDX
6 3 (2.56%) Web Services
7 2 (1.71%) Java EE
7 2 (1.71%) OAuth
7 2 (1.71%) Spring
7 2 (1.71%) XML
8 1 (0.85%) CSS3
8 1 (0.85%) GraphQL
8 1 (0.85%) HTML5
8 1 (0.85%) JSON
8 1 (0.85%) OAuth2
8 1 (0.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.84%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (2.56%) Algorithms
2 3 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.71%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.71%) Private Cloud
3 2 (1.71%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.85%) Reference Data
4 1 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (0.85%) Semantic Web
4 1 (0.85%) User Experience
4 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.68%) Linux
2 9 (7.69%) Windows
3 7 (5.98%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.42%) Unix
5 2 (1.71%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (42.74%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (21.37%) TOGAF
3 23 (19.66%) Waterfall
4 18 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
5 15 (12.82%) DevOps
5 15 (12.82%) Migration
5 15 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (12.82%) Scrum
6 13 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 13 (11.11%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 12 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (10.26%) ERP
7 12 (10.26%) Microservices
7 12 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (9.40%) E-Commerce
8 11 (9.40%) SOA
9 10 (8.55%) CRM
9 10 (8.55%) IT Strategy
9 10 (8.55%) Service Design
10 8 (6.84%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.53%) SQL
2 15 (12.82%) JavaScript
3 14 (11.97%) Java
4 10 (8.55%) Apex Code
5 5 (4.27%) C#
6 3 (2.56%) C++
6 3 (2.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 3 (2.56%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.56%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.71%) C
7 2 (1.71%) R
8 1 (0.85%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.42%) CCNA
2 4 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (3.42%) MCSE
2 4 (3.42%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.42%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.42%) TOGAF Certification
3 3 (2.56%) Degree
4 2 (1.71%) ACCA
4 2 (1.71%) CIMA
5 1 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.85%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.85%) GDPR
2 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 10 (8.55%) Active Directory
1 10 (8.55%) Docker
2 2 (1.71%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.71%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (9.40%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (9.40%) Puppet
2 2 (1.71%) SCCM
2 2 (1.71%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 26 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 26 (22.22%) SAP
2 21 (17.95%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (7.69%) Google
3 9 (7.69%) Oracle
4 7 (5.98%) Hyperion
5 6 (5.13%) Siebel
6 4 (3.42%) Cisco
6 4 (3.42%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.71%) Meraki
8 1 (0.85%) Marketo
8 1 (0.85%) Talend
8 1 (0.85%) Twitter
8 1 (0.85%) VMware