The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 43 35 36
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 107 134 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.87% 6.16% 5.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.99% 6.34% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 79 110 114
Median salary £75,000 £62,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
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
2144 2114 2315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.63% 97.20% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1782 1791 1921
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured Architect in the job title.

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 6 December 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Architect
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -9 33 £75,000 +17.64% 1
St Albans +1 11 £78,750 +31.25%
Hemel Hempstead -12 7 £75,000 +25.00%
Rickmansworth -2 3 £82,500 +10.00%
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £68,750 - 1
Potters Bar - 3 £75,000 -
Welwyn -4 1 - -
Architect
East of England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 61 (32.97%) TOGAF
2 57 (30.81%) Finance
3 43 (23.24%) Microsoft
4 41 (22.16%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (21.62%) Presales
6 39 (21.08%) Oracle
7 28 (15.14%) Cisco
8 27 (14.59%) VMware
9 24 (12.97%) VMware Infrastructure
10 23 (12.43%) SaaS
10 23 (12.43%) PRINCE2
11 22 (11.89%) MS Excel
12 21 (11.35%) ERP
12 21 (11.35%) NHS
12 21 (11.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 20 (10.81%) Middleware
13 20 (10.81%) Juniper
13 20 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
13 20 (10.81%) IBM
13 20 (10.81%) Windows
13 20 (10.81%) Linux
13 20 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
13 20 (10.81%) Analytics
13 20 (10.81%) Data Centre
14 19 (10.27%) Citrix
15 18 (9.73%) CISSP
15 18 (9.73%) MS Office
15 18 (9.73%) SOA
15 18 (9.73%) MS PowerPoint
15 18 (9.73%) Banking

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 13 (7.03%) WebLogic
2 5 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.16%) Alfresco
3 4 (2.16%) Captiva
3 4 (2.16%) Documentum
3 4 (2.16%) JBoss
3 4 (2.16%) NServiceBus
3 4 (2.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (2.16%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.62%) CMS
4 3 (1.62%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.62%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.08%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.54%) SAS
6 1 (0.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (11.89%) MS Excel
2 18 (9.73%) MS Office
2 18 (9.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (3.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (3.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (3.24%) OmniGraffle
3 6 (3.24%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Maximo
2 1 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.43%) SaaS
2 16 (8.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (7.03%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.70%) IaaS
4 5 (2.70%) PaaS
5 4 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.16%) Office 365
6 3 (1.62%) IBM Cloud
6 3 (1.62%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (1.08%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (1.08%) GitHub
7 2 (1.08%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.54%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.65%) Firewall
2 14 (7.57%) VPN
3 12 (6.49%) LAN
4 8 (4.32%) Network Security
5 7 (3.78%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (3.78%) Unified Communications
5 7 (3.78%) WAN
5 7 (3.78%) Wireless
5 7 (3.78%) WLAN
6 6 (3.24%) IPsec
6 6 (3.24%) SSL
7 3 (1.62%) HTTP
7 3 (1.62%) SAN
8 2 (1.08%) DMVPN
8 2 (1.08%) FTP
9 1 (0.54%) ADSL
9 1 (0.54%) MPLS
9 1 (0.54%) PPP
9 1 (0.54%) Skype
9 1 (0.54%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (7.03%) NoSQL
3 12 (6.49%) SQL Server
4 10 (5.41%) MySQL
5 7 (3.78%) RDBMS
5 7 (3.78%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.70%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.62%) Couchbase
7 3 (1.62%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.62%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.08%) GIS
8 2 (1.08%) QlikView
9 1 (0.54%) DB2
9 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.24%) Axure RP
1 6 (3.24%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.16%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.16%) SpecFlow
3 3 (1.62%) AppScan
3 3 (1.62%) Burp Suite
3 3 (1.62%) Paros
4 2 (1.08%) JIRA
4 2 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
General
1 57 (30.81%) Finance
2 18 (9.73%) Banking
3 17 (9.19%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.24%) Retail
5 5 (2.70%) Local Government
6 2 (1.08%) Automotive
7 1 (0.54%) Advertising
7 1 (0.54%) Back Office
7 1 (0.54%) Publishing
7 1 (0.54%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.81%) Middleware
2 14 (7.57%) .NET
3 12 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (4.32%) AngularJS
4 8 (4.32%) HTML
5 6 (3.24%) Web Services
6 5 (2.70%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.70%) REST
7 4 (2.16%) CSS
7 4 (2.16%) HTML5
7 4 (2.16%) LINQ
7 4 (2.16%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (1.62%) NancyFx
8 3 (1.62%) React
9 2 (1.08%) Akka
9 2 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.08%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (1.08%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (1.08%) Sass
9 2 (1.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.35%) NHS
2 20 (10.81%) Data Centre
3 16 (8.65%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (7.57%) Management Information System
5 13 (7.03%) Data Integration
6 12 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (6.49%) User Experience
7 8 (4.32%) CESG
7 8 (4.32%) CESG CLAS
7 8 (4.32%) Virtual Team
8 6 (3.24%) Mobile App
8 6 (3.24%) SWIFT
9 4 (2.16%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.62%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (1.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (1.08%) Fintech
11 2 (1.08%) FMCG
12 1 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.54%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.81%) Linux
1 20 (10.81%) Windows
2 11 (5.95%) Solaris
3 8 (4.32%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.78%) Unix
5 4 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.08%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (32.97%) TOGAF
2 41 (22.16%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (21.62%) Presales
4 23 (12.43%) PRINCE2
5 21 (11.35%) ERP
6 20 (10.81%) Analytics
6 20 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 18 (9.73%) SOA
8 17 (9.19%) Technical Architecture
9 16 (8.65%) Logistics
10 15 (8.11%) Data Architecture
10 15 (8.11%) Zachman Framework
11 14 (7.57%) Information Security
11 14 (7.57%) Microservices
12 13 (7.03%) Change Control
12 13 (7.03%) Enterprise Architecture
12 13 (7.03%) Mentoring
12 13 (7.03%) Risk Management
13 12 (6.49%) Data Protection
13 12 (6.49%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 17 (9.19%) Java
2 12 (6.49%) C#
2 12 (6.49%) SQL
3 7 (3.78%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.24%) Python
5 4 (2.16%) TypeScript
6 3 (1.62%) R
7 2 (1.08%) C++
7 2 (1.08%) PHP
7 2 (1.08%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.54%) Clojure
8 1 (0.54%) Groovy
8 1 (0.54%) Scala
8 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (11.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 18 (9.73%) CISSP
3 17 (9.19%) Security Cleared
4 11 (5.95%) CISM
5 9 (4.86%) Degree
5 9 (4.86%) SC Cleared
6 8 (4.32%) CESG Certified Professional
6 8 (4.32%) CLAS
6 8 (4.32%) DV Cleared
7 7 (3.78%) GIAC
7 7 (3.78%) ISACA
7 7 (3.78%) SANS
8 6 (3.24%) CCNP
8 6 (3.24%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (2.70%) BC Cleared
10 3 (1.62%) CCIE
10 3 (1.62%) CISA
10 3 (1.62%) CSSLP
11 2 (1.08%) CCDP
11 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 7 (3.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (3.78%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 24 (12.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (7.57%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (2.70%) XenApp
3 5 (2.70%) XenDesktop
4 4 (2.16%) vSphere
5 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (3.78%) QRadar
1 7 (3.78%) RSA Security Analytics
2 6 (3.24%) TrustSec
3 3 (1.62%) HP Fortify
3 3 (1.62%) WebInspect
4 2 (1.08%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.08%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 43 (23.24%) Microsoft
2 39 (21.08%) Oracle
3 28 (15.14%) Cisco
4 27 (14.59%) VMware
5 20 (10.81%) IBM
5 20 (10.81%) Juniper
6 19 (10.27%) Citrix
7 16 (8.65%) F5
8 14 (7.57%) CheckPoint
8 14 (7.57%) Computacenter
9 13 (7.03%) Cyber-Ark
9 13 (7.03%) Fortinet
9 13 (7.03%) HP
9 13 (7.03%) Symantec
10 8 (4.32%) Palo Alto
10 8 (4.32%) Sun
10 8 (4.32%) Teradata
11 7 (3.78%) Forcepoint
11 7 (3.78%) Intel Security
11 7 (3.78%) Sourcefire
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