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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 38 59 45
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 140 79 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.03% 3.99% 5.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.25% 4.19% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 108 54 116
Average salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £93,250 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.30%
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
2241 1887 2892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.47% 95.30% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 1563 2288
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 £25,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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 +15 40 £82,500 +26.92% 2
Hemel Hempstead -3 22 £56,250 +12.50% 1
Rickmansworth - 6 £53,750 -
Potters Bar - 4 £73,000 -
Stevenage -2 2 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City +2 1 £60,000 -2.04%
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

1 127 (40.71%) Finance
2 92 (29.49%) Microsoft
3 87 (27.88%) Java
4 71 (22.76%) Windows
5 65 (20.83%) Oracle
6 58 (18.59%) SOA
7 57 (18.27%) Retail
8 53 (16.99%) .NET
9 51 (16.35%) Cisco
10 50 (16.03%) VMware
11 47 (15.06%) Middleware
12 46 (14.74%) Open Source
13 45 (14.42%) Use Case
14 44 (14.10%) VMware Infrastructure
15 43 (13.78%) Waterfall
15 43 (13.78%) Analytical Skills
16 42 (13.46%) WebSphere
17 41 (13.14%) Migration
18 40 (12.82%) WAN
18 40 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
18 40 (12.82%) Security Cleared
19 39 (12.50%) Citrix
20 38 (12.18%) WebSphere Application Server
21 37 (11.86%) LAN
21 37 (11.86%) PKI
21 37 (11.86%) TOGAF
21 37 (11.86%) Banking
22 36 (11.54%) DB2
23 34 (10.90%) SQL
24 33 (10.58%) HP

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 42 (13.46%) WebSphere
2 38 (12.18%) WebSphere Application Server
3 32 (10.26%) WebLogic
4 26 (8.33%) MQSeries
5 24 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 18 (5.77%) SharePoint Server
7 17 (5.45%) Lync
8 9 (2.88%) IIS
9 7 (2.24%) MS Exchange
10 5 (1.60%) OpenStack
11 4 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (1.28%) Apache
12 3 (0.96%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.96%) Tuxedo
12 3 (0.96%) IBM HTTP Server
12 3 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.96%) iPlanet
12 3 (0.96%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 30 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.56%) Temenos T24
1 8 (2.56%) Finacle
2 4 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.96%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.64%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.05%) PaaS
2 19 (6.09%) IaaS
3 13 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.60%) SaaS
5 5 (1.60%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.96%) Office 365
6 3 (0.96%) GitHub
7 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.32%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 40 (12.82%) WAN
2 37 (11.86%) LAN
3 32 (10.26%) Firewall
4 28 (8.97%) SAN
5 16 (5.13%) DNS
6 14 (4.49%) Internet
7 9 (2.88%) 3G
7 9 (2.88%) TCP/IP
7 9 (2.88%) 2G
7 9 (2.88%) 4G
8 8 (2.56%) NAS
8 8 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (2.24%) MPLS
10 6 (1.92%) VLAN
10 6 (1.92%) HTTP
10 6 (1.92%) Network Security
11 5 (1.60%) Fibre Channel
11 5 (1.60%) Multicast
11 5 (1.60%) DHCP
11 5 (1.60%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.54%) DB2
2 27 (8.65%) Relational Database
3 18 (5.77%) SQL Server
4 14 (4.49%) EDRMS
5 13 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.28%) Big Data
7 2 (0.64%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.64%) SAP BI
7 2 (0.64%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.32%) MySQL
8 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.32%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 8 (2.56%) Rational Application Developer
2 6 (1.92%) Jenkins
2 6 (1.92%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.60%) Hudson
3 5 (1.60%) Maven
4 2 (0.64%) JUnit
4 2 (0.64%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.32%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.32%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.32%) NUnit
5 1 (0.32%) Selenium
5 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 127 (40.71%) Finance
2 57 (18.27%) Retail
3 37 (11.86%) Banking
4 18 (5.77%) Telecoms
5 14 (4.49%) Back Office
6 5 (1.60%) Marketing
7 4 (1.28%) Games
7 4 (1.28%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.64%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (16.99%) .NET
2 47 (15.06%) Middleware
3 28 (8.97%) XML
4 26 (8.33%) JMS
5 15 (4.81%) J2EE
6 11 (3.53%) HTML
6 11 (3.53%) CSS
6 11 (3.53%) Web Services
7 8 (2.56%) JSP
7 8 (2.56%) Servlets
7 8 (2.56%) EJB
8 6 (1.92%) COM
8 6 (1.92%) .NET Framework
9 5 (1.60%) LAMP
9 5 (1.60%) RESTful
10 3 (0.96%) HTML5
10 3 (0.96%) REST
10 3 (0.96%) CSS3
10 3 (0.96%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 3 (0.96%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 46 (14.74%) Open Source
2 43 (13.78%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
4 37 (11.86%) PKI
5 29 (9.29%) Management Information System
6 15 (4.81%) Visualisation
7 14 (4.49%) Taxonomies
8 11 (3.53%) Computer Science
9 10 (3.21%) Clustering
9 10 (3.21%) Data Structures
9 10 (3.21%) Kindle
9 10 (3.21%) SWIFT
10 7 (2.24%) Replication
10 7 (2.24%) Blackberry
10 7 (2.24%) Smartphone
11 6 (1.92%) FMCG
12 5 (1.60%) CMDB
12 5 (1.60%) Mobile Payment
13 4 (1.28%) EPoS
14 3 (0.96%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 71 (22.76%) Windows
2 32 (10.26%) Linux
3 19 (6.09%) UNIX
4 16 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (3.21%) Solaris
7 9 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (2.24%) Android
8 7 (2.24%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.60%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.28%) AIX
11 3 (0.96%) HPUX
11 3 (0.96%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.32%) zOS
12 1 (0.32%) GCOS
12 1 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (18.59%) SOA
2 45 (14.42%) Use Case
3 43 (13.78%) Waterfall
4 41 (13.14%) Migration
5 37 (11.86%) TOGAF
6 33 (10.58%) MVC
7 31 (9.94%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (9.94%) CRM
8 30 (9.62%) ERP
8 30 (9.62%) UML
8 30 (9.62%) Product Management
9 27 (8.65%) Data Modelling
10 23 (7.37%) Security Architecture
11 22 (7.05%) Project Management
11 22 (7.05%) Network Design
12 21 (6.73%) Change Management
12 21 (6.73%) E-Commerce
13 20 (6.41%) ITIL
13 20 (6.41%) Information Security
13 20 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (27.88%) Java
2 34 (10.90%) SQL
3 26 (8.33%) C#
4 16 (5.13%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.96%) PL/SQL
5 3 (0.96%) Jython
6 2 (0.64%) Ruby
6 2 (0.64%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.64%) VBScript
6 2 (0.64%) VB
7 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.32%) AWK
7 1 (0.32%) PHP
7 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.32%) sed
Qualifications
1 40 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 31 (9.94%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (9.29%) SC Cleared
4 27 (8.65%) Degree
5 16 (5.13%) CCNA
6 15 (4.81%) CCNP
7 12 (3.85%) ISEB
8 7 (2.24%) CCDP
9 3 (0.96%) MCSE
9 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.96%) IBM Certification
9 3 (0.96%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (0.96%) MCTS
10 2 (0.64%) MCITP
10 2 (0.64%) CCIE
10 2 (0.64%) CCDE
11 1 (0.32%) CCEE
11 1 (0.32%) CCIA
11 1 (0.32%) MCSA
11 1 (0.32%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.73%) ISO 8583
2 18 (5.77%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.64%) COBIT
3 2 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 44 (14.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (8.97%) Hyper-V
3 24 (7.69%) Active Directory
4 18 (5.77%) XenApp
5 7 (2.24%) XenDesktop
6 6 (1.92%) VMware ESX
6 6 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (1.60%) vSphere
8 4 (1.28%) vCloud
9 3 (0.96%) NFS
9 3 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.96%) SRDF
9 3 (0.96%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (0.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.64%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.32%) Firmware
11 1 (0.32%) Samba
11 1 (0.32%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.32%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 14 (4.49%) SCCM
1 14 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (3.85%) Puppet
3 8 (2.56%) Tivoli
4 5 (1.60%) SCOM
5 3 (0.96%) BMC Performance Manager
6 2 (0.64%) MIIS
7 1 (0.32%) Nagios
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 92 (29.49%) Microsoft
2 65 (20.83%) Oracle
3 51 (16.35%) Cisco
4 50 (16.03%) VMware
5 39 (12.50%) Citrix
6 33 (10.58%) HP
7 27 (8.65%) TIBCO
8 25 (8.01%) EMC
9 20 (6.41%) CheckPoint
10 18 (5.77%) Red Hat
11 15 (4.81%) IBM
11 15 (4.81%) SAP
12 14 (4.49%) Open Text
13 12 (3.85%) ProCurve
14 11 (3.53%) F5
14 11 (3.53%) NetApp
15 10 (3.21%) Juniper
16 8 (2.56%) BMC
16 8 (2.56%) Fujitsu
17 7 (2.24%) AppSense
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