The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 83 43 43
Rank change year-on-year
-40 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 71 128 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.04% 5.10% 5.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.20% 5.31% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 46 89 91
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £47,500 £53,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Architect
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2217 2409 2430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.91% 95.90% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1807 1942 2017
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Architect
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Architect Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Architect
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +2 24 £67,500 +17.39% 1
Hemel Hempstead -20 13 £60,000 -7.69%
Rickmansworth -10 5 £85,000 +30.76%
Stevenage +13 2 - -
Hitchin - 2 £75,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -17 1 £52,500 -
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 82 (42.05%) Finance
2 61 (31.28%) Oracle
3 59 (30.26%) Java
4 47 (24.10%) Microsoft
5 45 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
6 44 (22.56%) XML
6 44 (22.56%) Windows
7 43 (22.05%) Web Services
8 38 (19.49%) Management Information System
9 37 (18.97%) Relational Database
9 37 (18.97%) Waterfall
10 35 (17.95%) Open Source
11 34 (17.44%) SOA
11 34 (17.44%) PKI
12 33 (16.92%) Middleware
13 32 (16.41%) VMware
14 31 (15.90%) C#
15 30 (15.38%) Retail
15 30 (15.38%) Spring
15 30 (15.38%) WebSphere
16 29 (14.87%) SQL Server
17 28 (14.36%) DB2
17 28 (14.36%) Product Management
17 28 (14.36%) Agile Software Development
17 28 (14.36%) Banking
18 27 (13.85%) Enterprise Architecture
18 27 (13.85%) WebSphere Application Server
18 27 (13.85%) IBM
19 26 (13.33%) HP
19 26 (13.33%) Cisco

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 27 (13.85%) WebSphere Application Server
3 26 (13.33%) WebLogic
4 24 (12.31%) MQSeries
4 24 (12.31%) SharePoint
5 19 (9.74%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (2.56%) Apache
7 4 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.54%) JBoss
8 3 (1.54%) Lync
8 3 (1.54%) Node.js
9 2 (1.03%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.03%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (1.03%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.51%) Drupal
Applications
1 21 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.56%) MS Office
3 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 16 (8.21%) Temenos T24
1 16 (8.21%) Finacle
2 3 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.62%) PaaS
3 8 (4.10%) IaaS
4 7 (3.59%) Office 365
4 7 (3.59%) SaaS
4 7 (3.59%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.56%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.82%) LAN
1 25 (12.82%) WAN
2 22 (11.28%) SSL
3 21 (10.77%) SAN
3 21 (10.77%) Firewall
4 18 (9.23%) Internet
5 7 (3.59%) NAS
6 4 (2.05%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (1.54%) VLAN
7 3 (1.54%) DNS
7 3 (1.54%) PBX
8 2 (1.03%) LDAP
8 2 (1.03%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.51%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.51%) ATM
9 1 (0.51%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.51%) Network Security
9 1 (0.51%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.97%) Relational Database
2 29 (14.87%) SQL Server
3 28 (14.36%) DB2
4 9 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (4.10%) NonStop SQL
6 7 (3.59%) Couchbase
6 7 (3.59%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.54%) Big Data
9 2 (1.03%) SAP BW
9 2 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.51%) MySQL
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (3.59%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.08%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.08%) SpecFlow
3 6 (3.08%) JUnit
3 6 (3.08%) NUnit
4 4 (2.05%) Selenium
4 4 (2.05%) Cucumber
4 4 (2.05%) Rational Application Developer
5 2 (1.03%) Axure RP
5 2 (1.03%) Subversion
5 2 (1.03%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.51%) Maven
6 1 (0.51%) Ant
General
1 82 (42.05%) Finance
2 30 (15.38%) Retail
3 28 (14.36%) Banking
4 6 (3.08%) Marketing
4 6 (3.08%) Interactive Media
4 6 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.54%) Electronics
7 2 (1.03%) Legal
8 1 (0.51%) Publishing
8 1 (0.51%) Games
8 1 (0.51%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (22.56%) XML
2 43 (22.05%) Web Services
3 33 (16.92%) Middleware
4 30 (15.38%) Spring
5 26 (13.33%) JMS
6 24 (12.31%) Application Packaging
7 19 (9.74%) RESTful
7 19 (9.74%) .NET
8 10 (5.13%) J2EE
9 7 (3.59%) HTML
10 6 (3.08%) CSS
11 5 (2.56%) XSD
11 5 (2.56%) SAP PI
12 4 (2.05%) EJB
12 4 (2.05%) Hibernate
12 4 (2.05%) JSP
12 4 (2.05%) Servlets
13 3 (1.54%) Spring Security
13 3 (1.54%) GWT
13 3 (1.54%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 45 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 38 (19.49%) Management Information System
3 35 (17.95%) Open Source
4 34 (17.44%) PKI
5 13 (6.67%) N-Tier
6 11 (5.64%) SWIFT
7 8 (4.10%) User Experience
7 8 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.08%) Data Structures
8 6 (3.08%) iPad
8 6 (3.08%) Replication
9 5 (2.56%) Visualisation
9 5 (2.56%) Public Cloud
10 4 (2.05%) FMCG
11 3 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (1.54%) DTV
12 1 (0.51%) Streaming Video
12 1 (0.51%) Clustering
12 1 (0.51%) STB
12 1 (0.51%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 44 (22.56%) Windows
2 16 (8.21%) UNIX
3 15 (7.69%) Linux
4 8 (4.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (4.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (3.59%) Android
6 3 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.54%) Solaris
7 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.51%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (18.97%) Waterfall
2 34 (17.44%) SOA
3 28 (14.36%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (14.36%) Product Management
4 27 (13.85%) Enterprise Architecture
5 24 (12.31%) TOGAF
6 23 (11.79%) MVC
7 22 (11.28%) E-Commerce
8 21 (10.77%) Migration
9 20 (10.26%) Change Management
10 19 (9.74%) TDD
11 18 (9.23%) Zachman Framework
11 18 (9.23%) Network Design
11 18 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (8.72%) Use Case
13 16 (8.21%) Programme Management
14 13 (6.67%) AOP
14 13 (6.67%) Refactoring
14 13 (6.67%) Unit Testing
14 13 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 59 (30.26%) Java
2 31 (15.90%) C#
3 20 (10.26%) SQL
4 10 (5.13%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.54%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.03%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.03%) VBA
7 1 (0.51%) Python
7 1 (0.51%) C
7 1 (0.51%) Perl
7 1 (0.51%) PHP
7 1 (0.51%) Jython
7 1 (0.51%) Ruby
7 1 (0.51%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 17 (8.72%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.64%) Degree
2 11 (5.64%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.10%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.08%) CISSP
4 6 (3.08%) CISM
5 5 (2.56%) CCNA
6 4 (2.05%) IBM Certification
7 3 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.54%) MCSE
7 3 (1.54%) CCNP
8 2 (1.03%) CCDP
8 2 (1.03%) MCITP
9 1 (0.51%) MCP
9 1 (0.51%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.21%) ISO 8583
2 6 (3.08%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.03%) QA
4 2 (1.03%) Solvency II
System Software
1 21 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (7.18%) Hyper-V
3 8 (4.10%) vSphere
4 7 (3.59%) VMware ESX
5 5 (2.56%) Active Directory
5 5 (2.56%) vCloud
6 4 (2.05%) SRDF
6 4 (2.05%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 4 (2.05%) NFS
6 4 (2.05%) XenApp
7 1 (0.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.51%) Samba
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (3.59%) SCCM
2 6 (3.08%) SCOM
3 5 (2.56%) Puppet
4 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.51%) Ansible
4 1 (0.51%) vMotion
4 1 (0.51%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 61 (31.28%) Oracle
2 47 (24.10%) Microsoft
3 32 (16.41%) VMware
4 27 (13.85%) IBM
5 26 (13.33%) Cisco
5 26 (13.33%) HP
6 24 (12.31%) TIBCO
7 19 (9.74%) Citrix
8 15 (7.69%) SAP
9 11 (5.64%) Juniper
10 7 (3.59%) EMC
11 5 (2.56%) CheckPoint
11 5 (2.56%) Metastorm
11 5 (2.56%) Brocade
11 5 (2.56%) ProCurve
11 5 (2.56%) Nintex
11 5 (2.56%) Hitachi
11 5 (2.56%) NetApp
11 5 (2.56%) Red Hat
12 4 (2.05%) Fujitsu
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago