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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 56 33 62
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +29
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 106 154 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.39% 6.61% 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.64% 6.82% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 79 121 47
Average salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,300 £92,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
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
2286 2258 1904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.62% 96.95% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1971 1860 1547
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,950 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -8 39 £70,000 +13.82% 5
Rickmansworth -16 11 £55,000 -35.29%
Hemel Hempstead -21 6 £55,000 -12.00%
Stevenage +7 1 £58,500 - 1
Welwyn Garden City -2 1 £67,500 - 1
Hertford - 1 £65,000 - 1
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 59 (30.73%) Finance
2 55 (28.65%) Microsoft
3 53 (27.60%) Windows
4 50 (26.04%) VMware
5 45 (23.44%) Cisco
6 43 (22.40%) Oracle
7 40 (20.83%) Data Centre
8 37 (19.27%) Java
9 36 (18.75%) SOA
9 36 (18.75%) Firewall
10 32 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
11 31 (16.15%) VMware Infrastructure
12 30 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
12 30 (15.63%) Technical Architecture
13 29 (15.10%) IBM
13 29 (15.10%) E-Commerce
13 29 (15.10%) Linux
13 29 (15.10%) SQL
14 27 (14.06%) UNIX
14 27 (14.06%) LAN
14 27 (14.06%) WAN
14 27 (14.06%) Juniper
14 27 (14.06%) Network Architecture
15 26 (13.54%) SQL Server
15 26 (13.54%) C#
15 26 (13.54%) Network Design
16 24 (12.50%) Migration
17 23 (11.98%) Cisco Certification
18 22 (11.46%) Open Source
18 22 (11.46%) IaaS

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (7.29%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (6.25%) OpenStack
3 11 (5.73%) Apache
4 8 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (4.17%) WebSphere
4 8 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (4.17%) Node.js
5 7 (3.65%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.60%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (1.56%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.56%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.04%) Lync
9 1 (0.52%) Drupal
9 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) Simulink
3 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.04%) Temenos T24
1 2 (1.04%) Finacle
2 1 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 32 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (11.46%) IaaS
4 11 (5.73%) SaaS
5 9 (4.69%) PaaS
5 9 (4.69%) OpenShift
6 8 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (3.65%) Office 365
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 36 (18.75%) Firewall
2 27 (14.06%) LAN
2 27 (14.06%) WAN
3 20 (10.42%) Internet
4 19 (9.90%) SAN
5 18 (9.38%) Network Security
6 16 (8.33%) NAS
7 14 (7.29%) iSCSI
8 11 (5.73%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (4.17%) DNS
10 6 (3.13%) SSL
11 5 (2.60%) MPLS
11 5 (2.60%) OSPF
11 5 (2.60%) BGP
11 5 (2.60%) LDAP
12 4 (2.08%) HTTP
13 3 (1.56%) RIP
13 3 (1.56%) DHCP
13 3 (1.56%) Extranet
13 3 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.54%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.81%) Oracle Database
3 13 (6.77%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.73%) Couchbase
5 7 (3.65%) DB2
6 3 (1.56%) Big Data
6 3 (1.56%) MySQL
6 3 (1.56%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.04%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.52%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.52%) OLAP
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 12 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 11 (5.73%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.69%) Cucumber
3 9 (4.69%) SpecFlow
3 9 (4.69%) NUnit
3 9 (4.69%) JUnit
3 9 (4.69%) Selenium
4 4 (2.08%) Rational Application Developer
5 3 (1.56%) Ant
5 3 (1.56%) Subversion
6 2 (1.04%) Maven
6 2 (1.04%) JIRA
6 2 (1.04%) Hudson
7 1 (0.52%) GCC
7 1 (0.52%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.52%) LoadRunner
General
1 59 (30.73%) Finance
2 20 (10.42%) Retail
3 10 (5.21%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.13%) Banking
5 3 (1.56%) Marketing
5 3 (1.56%) Games
5 3 (1.56%) Electronics
6 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.52%) Automotive
6 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.94%) .NET
2 20 (10.42%) Web Services
3 13 (6.77%) XML
4 7 (3.65%) Middleware
5 6 (3.13%) HTML
6 4 (2.08%) WebSockets
6 4 (2.08%) J2EE
6 4 (2.08%) EJB
6 4 (2.08%) CSS
6 4 (2.08%) JSP
6 4 (2.08%) Servlets
7 2 (1.04%) JMS
7 2 (1.04%) COM
7 2 (1.04%) Spring
7 2 (1.04%) Application Packaging
7 2 (1.04%) RESTful
7 2 (1.04%) HTML5
8 1 (0.52%) SAP PI
8 1 (0.52%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.52%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 21 (10.94%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (7.29%) Clustering
4 12 (6.25%) Public Cloud
5 11 (5.73%) N-Tier
5 11 (5.73%) Replication
6 10 (5.21%) Enterprise Storage
7 9 (4.69%) FMCG
7 9 (4.69%) Management Information System
7 9 (4.69%) User Experience
8 7 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.60%) Blog
9 5 (2.60%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.60%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.56%) SWIFT
10 3 (1.56%) PKI
10 3 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.56%) BYOD
11 2 (1.04%) Chromecast
11 2 (1.04%) Apple TV
Operating Systems
1 53 (27.60%) Windows
2 29 (15.10%) Linux
3 27 (14.06%) UNIX
4 12 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (3.65%) AIX
6 5 (2.60%) VMS
6 5 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.08%) Solaris
8 3 (1.56%) HPUX
8 3 (1.56%) Android
8 3 (1.56%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.52%) uClinux
10 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.52%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (18.75%) SOA
2 30 (15.63%) Technical Architecture
3 29 (15.10%) E-Commerce
4 27 (14.06%) Network Architecture
5 26 (13.54%) Network Design
6 24 (12.50%) Migration
7 22 (11.46%) Open Source
8 21 (10.94%) Change Management
9 18 (9.38%) TOGAF
9 18 (9.38%) SDLC
10 16 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
10 16 (8.33%) Information Security
10 16 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (8.33%) ITIL
11 14 (7.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (6.77%) Zachman Framework
12 13 (6.77%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (5.73%) AOP
13 11 (5.73%) Refactoring
13 11 (5.73%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 37 (19.27%) Java
2 29 (15.10%) SQL
3 26 (13.54%) C#
4 6 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.60%) Ruby
6 4 (2.08%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.08%) Python
6 4 (2.08%) Perl
7 3 (1.56%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.56%) C
8 2 (1.04%) C++
8 2 (1.04%) VBScript
8 2 (1.04%) VB
9 1 (0.52%) PHP
9 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.52%) Jython
9 1 (0.52%) Ada
9 1 (0.52%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 23 (11.98%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (9.90%) Degree
2 19 (9.90%) Security Cleared
3 18 (9.38%) CCNP
4 14 (7.29%) CCDP
4 14 (7.29%) CISSP
5 13 (6.77%) HND
6 12 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 10 (5.21%) CISM
8 5 (2.60%) CCNA
9 2 (1.04%) MCSE
9 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.04%) MCITP
10 1 (0.52%) IBM Certification
10 1 (0.52%) CISA
10 1 (0.52%) MBA
10 1 (0.52%) GCIA
10 1 (0.52%) GCIH
10 1 (0.52%) CEH
10 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 9 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.60%) SLA
4 2 (1.04%) ISO 8583
4 2 (1.04%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.52%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.52%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 31 (16.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (10.94%) VMware ESX
3 20 (10.42%) Hyper-V
4 13 (6.77%) Active Directory
5 11 (5.73%) vCloud
6 7 (3.65%) XenApp
7 6 (3.13%) vSphere
8 5 (2.60%) NFS
9 1 (0.52%) Samba
9 1 (0.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.52%) SRDF
9 1 (0.52%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 15 (7.81%) Puppet
2 10 (5.21%) BMC PATROL
2 10 (5.21%) vMotion
3 5 (2.60%) SCCM
3 5 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.56%) Ansible
5 1 (0.52%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.52%) SCOM
5 1 (0.52%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.52%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (0.52%) SnapMirror
5 1 (0.52%) SnapVault
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 55 (28.65%) Microsoft
2 50 (26.04%) VMware
3 45 (23.44%) Cisco
4 43 (22.40%) Oracle
5 29 (15.10%) IBM
6 27 (14.06%) Juniper
7 17 (8.85%) F5
8 14 (7.29%) SAP
8 14 (7.29%) Citrix
9 12 (6.25%) HP
10 11 (5.73%) BMC
11 8 (4.17%) Red Hat
12 6 (3.13%) NetIQ
13 5 (2.60%) CheckPoint
13 5 (2.60%) ProCurve
13 5 (2.60%) EMC
14 4 (2.08%) Hitachi
15 3 (1.56%) Dell
15 3 (1.56%) Sybase
15 3 (1.56%) Apple
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