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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 54 41 61
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 91 120 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.19% 5.95% 3.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.29% 6.15% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 80 101 49
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £92,500 £83,250
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
2120 1952 1970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.52% 96.73% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1806 1564 1489
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(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
Hemel Hempstead +21 22 £57,500 -17.85%
Watford -9 17 £85,000 +25.92% 6
Stevenage +7 14 £75,000 +87.50% 1
St Albans - 13 £60,000 -
Rickmansworth -8 1 £68,000 -9.33%
Welwyn - 1 - -
Harpenden - 1 - - 1
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 59 (25.88%) Cisco
2 49 (21.49%) Oracle
3 44 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (17.98%) Finance
5 40 (17.54%) LAN
5 40 (17.54%) WAN
5 40 (17.54%) Microsoft
6 37 (16.23%) CCNP
6 37 (16.23%) Cisco Certification
6 37 (16.23%) SQL
7 36 (15.79%) Active Directory
8 34 (14.91%) Analytical Skills
9 33 (14.47%) Windows
10 31 (13.60%) Java
10 31 (13.60%) IBM
11 30 (13.16%) Middleware
11 30 (13.16%) TOGAF
12 28 (12.28%) Firewall
13 27 (11.84%) Retail
14 26 (11.40%) iSCSI
15 24 (10.53%) NFS
15 24 (10.53%) LDAP
16 23 (10.09%) Presales
17 22 (9.65%) F5
17 22 (9.65%) C#
17 22 (9.65%) Technical Architecture
18 21 (9.21%) .NET
18 21 (9.21%) Unix
18 21 (9.21%) PCI DSS
19 20 (8.77%) Waterfall

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 16 (7.02%) WebLogic
2 12 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 10 (4.39%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (3.95%) IIS
4 9 (3.95%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.63%) MQSeries
5 6 (2.63%) Node.js
6 3 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.32%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.88%) Apache
7 2 (0.88%) JBoss
7 2 (0.88%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.88%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.88%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.44%) Drupal
8 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.44%) Liferay
8 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.44%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 12 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.19%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.88%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (5.70%) SaaS
4 7 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.19%) OpenShift
6 4 (1.75%) IaaS
7 2 (0.88%) Office 365
7 2 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (17.54%) LAN
1 40 (17.54%) WAN
2 28 (12.28%) Firewall
3 26 (11.40%) iSCSI
4 24 (10.53%) LDAP
5 20 (8.77%) Internet
6 19 (8.33%) Network Security
7 18 (7.89%) BGP
7 18 (7.89%) VPN
8 15 (6.58%) OSPF
9 13 (5.70%) DNS
9 13 (5.70%) SSL
10 10 (4.39%) MPLS
11 9 (3.95%) DHCP
12 8 (3.51%) Wireless
13 7 (3.07%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (3.07%) Extranet
13 7 (3.07%) RIP
14 5 (2.19%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (2.19%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.02%) Oracle Database
2 16 (7.02%) Relational Database
3 13 (5.70%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (5.70%) DB2
4 9 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (3.51%) RDBMS
6 7 (3.07%) Big Data
6 7 (3.07%) Couchbase
7 6 (2.63%) NoSQL
8 5 (2.19%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.19%) MySQL
9 4 (1.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.75%) OLAP
9 4 (1.75%) OLTP
10 3 (1.32%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.32%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.88%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 8 (3.51%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.07%) Jenkins
2 7 (3.07%) NUnit
3 5 (2.19%) Cucumber
3 5 (2.19%) JUnit
3 5 (2.19%) Selenium
3 5 (2.19%) SpecFlow
3 5 (2.19%) Subversion
4 4 (1.75%) JIRA
4 4 (1.75%) Rational Application Developer
5 3 (1.32%) Ant
5 3 (1.32%) ERwin
5 3 (1.32%) Toad
6 2 (0.88%) Fiddler
6 2 (0.88%) Hudson
6 2 (0.88%) Maven
6 2 (0.88%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 41 (17.98%) Finance
2 27 (11.84%) Retail
3 6 (2.63%) Publishing
4 4 (1.75%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.32%) Banking
6 2 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.44%) Games
7 1 (0.44%) Legal
7 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (13.16%) Middleware
2 21 (9.21%) .NET
3 17 (7.46%) XML
4 15 (6.58%) ASP.NET
4 15 (6.58%) CSS
4 15 (6.58%) HTML
4 15 (6.58%) Web Services
5 14 (6.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (5.26%) .NET Framework
7 11 (4.82%) Entity Framework
8 10 (4.39%) RESTful
9 8 (3.51%) ADO.NET
9 8 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 8 (3.51%) LINQ
10 7 (3.07%) IBM Integration Bus
10 7 (3.07%) JMS
11 6 (2.63%) Spring
12 5 (2.19%) J2EE
13 4 (1.75%) JSP
13 4 (1.75%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.91%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.89%) Data Centre
3 13 (5.70%) N-Tier
4 11 (4.82%) SWIFT
5 10 (4.39%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.39%) PKI
6 7 (3.07%) CESG
6 7 (3.07%) EMC VNX
7 6 (2.63%) Xbox
8 4 (1.75%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.75%) iPad
8 4 (1.75%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.75%) User Experience
9 3 (1.32%) Replication
10 2 (0.88%) Clustering
10 2 (0.88%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.88%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.88%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 33 (14.47%) Windows
2 21 (9.21%) Unix
3 15 (6.58%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.63%) Linux
5 4 (1.75%) AIX
6 3 (1.32%) HPUX
6 3 (1.32%) Solaris
7 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.44%) Android
8 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.44%) VMS
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (13.16%) TOGAF
3 23 (10.09%) Presales
4 22 (9.65%) Technical Architecture
5 20 (8.77%) Waterfall
6 19 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (8.33%) Network Architecture
6 19 (8.33%) Network Design
6 19 (8.33%) SOA
7 18 (7.89%) High Availability
7 18 (7.89%) Mentoring
7 18 (7.89%) MVC
7 18 (7.89%) SDLC
8 17 (7.46%) E-Commerce
9 16 (7.02%) Service Delivery
10 15 (6.58%) Analytics
10 15 (6.58%) Data Management
10 15 (6.58%) Enterprise Architecture
10 15 (6.58%) Information Security
10 15 (6.58%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (16.23%) SQL
2 31 (13.60%) Java
3 22 (9.65%) C#
4 14 (6.14%) T-SQL
5 13 (5.70%) VB.NET
6 10 (4.39%) JavaScript
7 9 (3.95%) Python
8 6 (2.63%) Ruby
9 5 (2.19%) C
10 3 (1.32%) Perl
11 2 (0.88%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.44%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (16.23%) CCNP
1 37 (16.23%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (7.89%) CISSP
3 15 (6.58%) Degree
4 14 (6.14%) Security Cleared
5 12 (5.26%) CCDP
6 8 (3.51%) SC Cleared
7 7 (3.07%) CESG Certified Professional
7 7 (3.07%) CISM
7 7 (3.07%) DV Cleared
8 5 (2.19%) CCIE
8 5 (2.19%) HND
9 4 (1.75%) CEH
9 4 (1.75%) CISA
9 4 (1.75%) GCIA
9 4 (1.75%) GCIH
10 3 (1.32%) CCSA
10 3 (1.32%) CCSE
10 3 (1.32%) JNCIE
10 3 (1.32%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.21%) PCI DSS
2 20 (8.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (4.82%) SEPA
4 7 (3.07%) COBIT
4 7 (3.07%) SSAE 16
5 5 (2.19%) ISO 8583
5 5 (2.19%) ISO20022
6 2 (0.88%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 24 (10.53%) NFS
3 12 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.95%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.19%) vSphere
6 3 (1.32%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.44%) UAG
7 1 (0.44%) vCloud
7 1 (0.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (3.51%) Puppet
2 7 (3.07%) Backup Exec
3 5 (2.19%) SCCM
4 3 (1.32%) Ansible
4 3 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.32%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (1.32%) QRadar
5 2 (0.88%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (0.88%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (0.88%) vMotion
6 1 (0.44%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.44%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.44%) SCOM
6 1 (0.44%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.44%) vRealize
Vendors
1 59 (25.88%) Cisco
2 49 (21.49%) Oracle
3 40 (17.54%) Microsoft
4 31 (13.60%) IBM
5 22 (9.65%) F5
6 18 (7.89%) VMware
7 15 (6.58%) Juniper
8 14 (6.14%) EMC
9 10 (4.39%) Symantec
10 9 (3.95%) Dell
11 7 (3.07%) Palo Alto
12 6 (2.63%) Citrix
12 6 (2.63%) SAP
12 6 (2.63%) TIBCO
13 5 (2.19%) Splunk
14 4 (1.75%) HP
14 4 (1.75%) NetApp
14 4 (1.75%) VocaLink
15 3 (1.32%) BMC
15 3 (1.32%) Hitachi
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