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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 57 57 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 94 85 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.54% 4.07% 5.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.76% 4.24% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 77 55 120
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £64,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £54,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
1974 2004 2513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.27% 95.84% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1595 1544 2122
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 £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +9 27 £67,500 +3.84% 1
Rickmansworth -1 19 £75,000 +15.38%
Welwyn Garden City -11 6 £65,000 -
Stevenage +24 4 £40,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -23 1 - - 3
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 103 (43.28%) Finance
2 77 (32.35%) Java
3 76 (31.93%) Oracle
4 50 (21.01%) Windows
4 50 (21.01%) Middleware
5 49 (20.59%) Waterfall
6 47 (19.75%) XML
7 46 (19.33%) Web Services
7 46 (19.33%) Retail
8 45 (18.91%) PKI
8 45 (18.91%) WebSphere
8 45 (18.91%) Microsoft
9 44 (18.49%) Management Information System
9 44 (18.49%) Enterprise Software
10 42 (17.65%) Open Source
11 41 (17.23%) WebSphere Application Server
11 41 (17.23%) SOA
12 40 (16.81%) DB2
13 39 (16.39%) IBM
13 39 (16.39%) Relational Database
14 38 (15.97%) WebLogic
14 38 (15.97%) Agile Software Development
15 37 (15.55%) Spring
16 35 (14.71%) JMS
17 34 (14.29%) TOGAF
18 33 (13.87%) Banking
18 33 (13.87%) MVC
18 33 (13.87%) MQSeries
18 33 (13.87%) TIBCO
18 33 (13.87%) Product Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 45 (18.91%) WebSphere
2 41 (17.23%) WebSphere Application Server
3 38 (15.97%) WebLogic
4 33 (13.87%) MQSeries
5 25 (10.50%) SharePoint
6 11 (4.62%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (2.10%) Node.js
8 5 (2.10%) JBoss
9 4 (1.68%) MS Exchange
9 4 (1.68%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.68%) Lync
10 3 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (1.26%) Apache
10 3 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.84%) Drupal
11 2 (0.84%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.84%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.84%) iPlanet
Applications
1 16 (6.72%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.36%) MS Office
3 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 20 (8.40%) Temenos T24
1 20 (8.40%) Finacle
2 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (5.04%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (3.78%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.94%) PaaS
4 7 (2.94%) OpenShift
5 6 (2.52%) IaaS
5 6 (2.52%) SaaS
6 3 (1.26%) GitHub
7 2 (0.84%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.84%) ElastiCache
7 2 (0.84%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (0.84%) Terremark
8 1 (0.42%) Office 365
8 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 30 (12.61%) SSL
2 27 (11.34%) SAN
3 16 (6.72%) LAN
4 15 (6.30%) WAN
5 13 (5.46%) Internet
5 13 (5.46%) Firewall
6 9 (3.78%) NAS
7 6 (2.52%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (2.10%) DNS
8 5 (2.10%) VLAN
9 4 (1.68%) Network Security
9 4 (1.68%) HTTP
9 4 (1.68%) TCP/IP
10 3 (1.26%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.84%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.84%) Multicast
11 2 (0.84%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.84%) VPN
11 2 (0.84%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (16.81%) DB2
2 39 (16.39%) Relational Database
3 25 (10.50%) SQL Server
4 9 (3.78%) Oracle Database
4 9 (3.78%) Couchbase
5 8 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (2.94%) NonStop SQL
7 4 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.26%) EDRMS
8 3 (1.26%) Big Data
9 2 (0.84%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.84%) MySQL
10 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (6.30%) Git (software)
1 15 (6.30%) Jenkins
2 8 (3.36%) SpecFlow
2 8 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.36%) JUnit
2 8 (3.36%) NUnit
3 7 (2.94%) Maven
3 7 (2.94%) Rational Application Developer
4 6 (2.52%) Cucumber
4 6 (2.52%) Hudson
4 6 (2.52%) Selenium
5 4 (1.68%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.84%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.84%) Subversion
6 2 (0.84%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.84%) Ant
7 1 (0.42%) Jasmine
General
1 103 (43.28%) Finance
2 46 (19.33%) Retail
3 33 (13.87%) Banking
4 6 (2.52%) Marketing
4 6 (2.52%) Interactive Media
5 3 (1.26%) Back Office
5 3 (1.26%) Law
6 2 (0.84%) Legal
6 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.84%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.42%) Electronics
7 1 (0.42%) Publishing
7 1 (0.42%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (21.01%) Middleware
2 47 (19.75%) XML
3 46 (19.33%) Web Services
4 37 (15.55%) Spring
5 35 (14.71%) JMS
6 31 (13.03%) Application Packaging
7 28 (11.76%) RESTful
8 20 (8.40%) .NET
9 15 (6.30%) J2EE
10 10 (4.20%) CSS
10 10 (4.20%) HTML
11 7 (2.94%) EJB
11 7 (2.94%) JSP
11 7 (2.94%) Servlets
12 5 (2.10%) XSD
13 4 (1.68%) Ajax
13 4 (1.68%) Hibernate
13 4 (1.68%) SAP PI
14 3 (1.26%) GWT
14 3 (1.26%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 45 (18.91%) PKI
2 44 (18.49%) Management Information System
2 44 (18.49%) Enterprise Software
3 42 (17.65%) Open Source
4 17 (7.14%) SWIFT
5 13 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.78%) Data Structures
7 8 (3.36%) User Experience
7 8 (3.36%) Replication
8 6 (2.52%) N-Tier
9 5 (2.10%) iPad
10 3 (1.26%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.84%) CMDB
12 1 (0.42%) DTV
12 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 50 (21.01%) Windows
2 19 (7.98%) Linux
3 16 (6.72%) UNIX
4 6 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.10%) Android
5 5 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.68%) Solaris
7 2 (0.84%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.42%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.42%) zOS
8 1 (0.42%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (20.59%) Waterfall
2 41 (17.23%) SOA
3 38 (15.97%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 33 (13.87%) MVC
5 33 (13.87%) Product Management
6 31 (13.03%) Migration
7 28 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 28 (11.76%) Use Case
8 24 (10.08%) Enterprise Architecture
9 21 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (7.56%) Programme Management
10 18 (7.56%) UML
11 17 (7.14%) Data Modelling
11 17 (7.14%) Network Design
12 16 (6.72%) Security Architecture
13 15 (6.30%) Zachman Framework
14 14 (5.88%) Change Management
14 14 (5.88%) Software Architecture
15 13 (5.46%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 77 (32.35%) Java
2 30 (12.61%) C#
3 22 (9.24%) SQL
4 16 (6.72%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.10%) Ruby
6 3 (1.26%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.84%) Jython
7 2 (0.84%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.84%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.84%) VBA
7 2 (0.84%) Python
8 1 (0.42%) PHP
8 1 (0.42%) C
8 1 (0.42%) Erlang
8 1 (0.42%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 15 (6.30%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.46%) Degree
2 13 (5.46%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.62%) CCNP
3 11 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (3.36%) CCDP
5 6 (2.52%) IBM Certification
6 3 (1.26%) ISEB
7 2 (0.84%) CISSP
7 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.84%) CISM
7 2 (0.84%) VCP4
7 2 (0.84%) MCSE
8 1 (0.42%) MCTS
8 1 (0.42%) MCITP
8 1 (0.42%) MCP
8 1 (0.42%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.82%) ISO 8583
2 2 (0.84%) QA
2 2 (0.84%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (5.46%) Hyper-V
3 9 (3.78%) Active Directory
4 7 (2.94%) vSphere
5 6 (2.52%) SRDF
5 6 (2.52%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 6 (2.52%) NFS
6 5 (2.10%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.26%) XenApp
7 3 (1.26%) vCloud
8 2 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (6.30%) Puppet
2 9 (3.78%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.36%) SCCM
4 5 (2.10%) SCOM
5 4 (1.68%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.84%) BMC Performance Manager
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.42%) MIIS
7 1 (0.42%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.42%) Ansible
Vendors
1 76 (31.93%) Oracle
2 45 (18.91%) Microsoft
3 39 (16.39%) IBM
4 33 (13.87%) TIBCO
5 31 (13.03%) HP
6 28 (11.76%) VMware
7 25 (10.50%) Cisco
8 24 (10.08%) Citrix
9 15 (6.30%) SAP
10 14 (5.88%) EMC
11 9 (3.78%) Juniper
11 9 (3.78%) NetApp
11 9 (3.78%) F5
12 7 (2.94%) Brocade
12 7 (2.94%) Hitachi
13 6 (2.52%) Fujitsu
13 6 (2.52%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (1.68%) hybris
14 4 (1.68%) Metastorm
14 4 (1.68%) BMC
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London, Cambridge, Slough, Watford, Croydon,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £70-80,000 + Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Arqiva
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago