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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 36 56 53
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 127 76 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.17% 3.95% 4.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.48% 4.11% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 104 44 99
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 £58,250 £53,250 £51,200
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £81,250 £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
1960 1847 2665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.28% 95.95% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1572 1399 2262
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +11 34 £67,500 +3.84% 5
Rickmansworth +1 28 £75,000 +15.38%
Welwyn Garden City -6 6 £65,000 - 1
Stevenage +11 4 £40,000 -25.92% 1
Hemel Hempstead -11 4 £70,000 +29.62%
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 111 (41.89%) Finance
2 78 (29.43%) Java
3 68 (25.66%) Oracle
4 57 (21.51%) Windows
5 56 (21.13%) Waterfall
6 53 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 52 (19.62%) Middleware
8 51 (19.25%) SOA
8 51 (19.25%) Retail
9 45 (16.98%) Web Services
10 44 (16.60%) Management Information System
10 44 (16.60%) WebSphere
11 43 (16.23%) Enterprise Software
12 41 (15.47%) Agile Software Development
13 40 (15.09%) Migration
13 40 (15.09%) WebSphere Application Server
14 39 (14.72%) IBM
14 39 (14.72%) Open Source
15 38 (14.34%) Use Case
15 38 (14.34%) DB2
15 38 (14.34%) MVC
15 38 (14.34%) TOGAF
16 37 (13.96%) XML
17 36 (13.58%) WebLogic
17 36 (13.58%) PKI
18 34 (12.83%) VMware
18 34 (12.83%) Product Management
18 34 (12.83%) Relational Database
19 33 (12.45%) JMS
20 31 (11.70%) TIBCO

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 44 (16.60%) WebSphere
2 40 (15.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 36 (13.58%) WebLogic
4 30 (11.32%) MQSeries
5 23 (8.68%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.26%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.89%) Lync
7 5 (1.89%) Node.js
7 5 (1.89%) OpenStack
7 5 (1.89%) JBoss
7 5 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.51%) MS Exchange
8 4 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.13%) Apache
9 3 (1.13%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (0.75%) TeamSite
10 2 (0.75%) iPlanet
Applications
1 16 (6.04%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.02%) MS Office
3 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 21 (7.92%) Temenos T24
1 21 (7.92%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 26 (9.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (6.04%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (6.04%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (4.15%) IaaS
3 11 (4.15%) PaaS
4 9 (3.40%) SaaS
5 7 (2.64%) OpenShift
6 5 (1.89%) Google Apps
6 5 (1.89%) Terremark
7 3 (1.13%) GitHub
8 2 (0.75%) ElastiCache
8 2 (0.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (11.32%) SAN
2 23 (8.68%) SSL
2 23 (8.68%) LAN
3 22 (8.30%) WAN
4 20 (7.55%) Firewall
5 11 (4.15%) Internet
5 11 (4.15%) NAS
6 8 (3.02%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (3.02%) VLAN
6 8 (3.02%) DNS
6 8 (3.02%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.89%) VPN
7 5 (1.89%) Ethernet
7 5 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (1.89%) Network Security
7 5 (1.89%) MPLS
7 5 (1.89%) Multicast
8 4 (1.51%) IP Telephony
8 4 (1.51%) HTTP
8 4 (1.51%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (14.34%) DB2
2 34 (12.83%) Relational Database
3 19 (7.17%) SQL Server
4 9 (3.40%) Couchbase
5 8 (3.02%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.26%) EDRMS
8 4 (1.51%) Big Data
9 2 (0.75%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.38%) MySQL
10 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (5.66%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.28%) Jenkins
3 8 (3.02%) Rational Application Developer
3 8 (3.02%) SpecFlow
3 8 (3.02%) JUnit
3 8 (3.02%) NUnit
4 7 (2.64%) Maven
5 6 (2.26%) Selenium
5 6 (2.26%) Cucumber
5 6 (2.26%) Hudson
6 5 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.51%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.75%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.38%) Subversion
9 1 (0.38%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.38%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.38%) Ant
General
1 111 (41.89%) Finance
2 51 (19.25%) Retail
3 27 (10.19%) Banking
4 6 (2.26%) Interactive Media
4 6 (2.26%) Back Office
5 5 (1.89%) Marketing
6 3 (1.13%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.13%) Law
7 1 (0.38%) Legal
7 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.38%) Publishing
7 1 (0.38%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (19.62%) Middleware
2 45 (16.98%) Web Services
3 37 (13.96%) XML
4 33 (12.45%) JMS
5 30 (11.32%) Spring
6 29 (10.94%) RESTful
7 24 (9.06%) Application Packaging
7 24 (9.06%) .NET
8 16 (6.04%) J2EE
9 11 (4.15%) HTML
9 11 (4.15%) CSS
10 8 (3.02%) JSP
10 8 (3.02%) Servlets
10 8 (3.02%) EJB
11 5 (1.89%) COM
11 5 (1.89%) LAMP
12 4 (1.51%) Hibernate
12 4 (1.51%) Ajax
13 3 (1.13%) Spring Security
13 3 (1.13%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 44 (16.60%) Management Information System
2 43 (16.23%) Enterprise Software
3 39 (14.72%) Open Source
4 36 (13.58%) PKI
5 15 (5.66%) SWIFT
5 15 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.40%) Data Structures
6 9 (3.40%) Replication
7 8 (3.02%) User Experience
8 6 (2.26%) Taxonomies
9 5 (1.89%) CMDB
10 4 (1.51%) iPad
11 3 (1.13%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.13%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.13%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.38%) Economics
12 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 57 (21.51%) Windows
2 20 (7.55%) Linux
3 17 (6.42%) UNIX
4 7 (2.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (2.64%) Android
5 6 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.51%) Solaris
7 3 (1.13%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.75%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.38%) AIX
9 1 (0.38%) GCOS
9 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.38%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (21.13%) Waterfall
2 51 (19.25%) SOA
3 41 (15.47%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (15.09%) Migration
5 38 (14.34%) MVC
5 38 (14.34%) TOGAF
5 38 (14.34%) Use Case
6 34 (12.83%) Product Management
7 29 (10.94%) E-Commerce
8 26 (9.81%) Enterprise Architecture
9 25 (9.43%) UML
10 23 (8.68%) Data Modelling
11 21 (7.92%) Stakeholder Management
12 20 (7.55%) Network Design
13 15 (5.66%) Programme Management
13 15 (5.66%) Zachman Framework
14 14 (5.28%) Project Management
15 13 (4.91%) Change Management
16 12 (4.53%) CRM
16 12 (4.53%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 78 (29.43%) Java
2 30 (11.32%) C#
3 20 (7.55%) SQL
4 17 (6.42%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.89%) Ruby
6 2 (0.75%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.75%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.75%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.75%) VBScript
6 2 (0.75%) VB
6 2 (0.75%) VBA
7 1 (0.38%) Python
7 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.38%) C
7 1 (0.38%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (0.38%) Jython
7 1 (0.38%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 27 (10.19%) Security Cleared
2 22 (8.30%) SC Cleared
3 19 (7.17%) Degree
4 14 (5.28%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (5.28%) CCNP
5 9 (3.40%) CCDP
6 6 (2.26%) ISEB
6 6 (2.26%) IBM Certification
7 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.13%) MCSE
7 3 (1.13%) CISSP
8 2 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.75%) CISM
8 2 (0.75%) MCTS
8 2 (0.75%) MCITP
9 1 (0.38%) MCP
9 1 (0.38%) HND
9 1 (0.38%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.28%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (10.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (4.91%) Hyper-V
3 10 (3.77%) Active Directory
4 9 (3.40%) XenApp
5 7 (2.64%) vSphere
5 7 (2.64%) NFS
6 6 (2.26%) SRDF
6 6 (2.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 6 (2.26%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.51%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.51%) vCloud
8 2 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.38%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (6.42%) Puppet
2 11 (4.15%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.64%) Tivoli
4 6 (2.26%) SCCM
5 2 (0.75%) SCOM
5 2 (0.75%) MIIS
5 2 (0.75%) BMC Performance Manager
5 2 (0.75%) EdgeSight
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.38%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 68 (25.66%) Oracle
2 53 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 39 (14.72%) IBM
4 34 (12.83%) VMware
5 31 (11.70%) TIBCO
6 30 (11.32%) Citrix
6 30 (11.32%) Cisco
7 25 (9.43%) HP
8 20 (7.55%) EMC
9 13 (4.91%) NetApp
10 12 (4.53%) SAP
11 10 (3.77%) F5
12 9 (3.40%) Juniper
13 8 (3.02%) Brocade
13 8 (3.02%) Fujitsu
14 7 (2.64%) Hitachi
14 7 (2.64%) BMC
15 6 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
15 6 (2.26%) Open Text
16 5 (1.89%) Google
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