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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 34 57 40
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 148 78 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.38% 3.91% 5.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.59% 4.10% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 116 53 124
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 £47,700
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,250
% change year-on-year
- +0.40%
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
2245 1903 2866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.73% 95.29% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1857 1571 2265
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 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £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 23 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 23 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 44 £82,500 +26.92% 1
Hemel Hempstead -4 23 £62,500 +25.00%
Rickmansworth - 6 £53,750 -
Potters Bar - 4 £73,000 -
Stevenage -5 2 - - 1
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 134 (42.41%) Finance
2 93 (29.43%) Microsoft
3 87 (27.53%) Java
4 70 (22.15%) Windows
5 67 (21.20%) Oracle
6 58 (18.35%) Retail
7 55 (17.41%) SOA
8 53 (16.77%) .NET
9 52 (16.46%) Cisco
10 51 (16.14%) VMware
11 50 (15.82%) Middleware
12 48 (15.19%) Open Source
13 46 (14.56%) Use Case
13 46 (14.56%) VMware Infrastructure
14 44 (13.92%) Waterfall
14 44 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
14 44 (13.92%) WebSphere
15 42 (13.29%) WAN
15 42 (13.29%) Enterprise Software
16 41 (12.97%) Security Cleared
17 40 (12.66%) WebSphere Application Server
17 40 (12.66%) Citrix
17 40 (12.66%) PKI
17 40 (12.66%) Migration
18 39 (12.34%) Banking
18 39 (12.34%) LAN
19 38 (12.03%) DB2
19 38 (12.03%) TOGAF
20 34 (10.76%) MVC
20 34 (10.76%) SQL

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 44 (13.92%) WebSphere
2 40 (12.66%) WebSphere Application Server
3 34 (10.76%) WebLogic
4 28 (8.86%) MQSeries
5 24 (7.59%) SharePoint
6 19 (6.01%) SharePoint Server
7 16 (5.06%) Lync
8 9 (2.85%) IIS
9 6 (1.90%) MS Exchange
10 5 (1.58%) OpenStack
11 4 (1.27%) Apache
12 3 (0.95%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.95%) Tuxedo
12 3 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.95%) iPlanet
12 3 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.95%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.95%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 30 (9.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.53%) Temenos T24
1 8 (2.53%) Finacle
2 4 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.95%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.63%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.28%) PaaS
2 19 (6.01%) IaaS
3 13 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (2.85%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.58%) SaaS
6 5 (1.58%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.95%) Office 365
7 3 (0.95%) GitHub
8 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 42 (13.29%) WAN
2 39 (12.34%) LAN
3 33 (10.44%) Firewall
4 29 (9.18%) SAN
5 15 (4.75%) Internet
5 15 (4.75%) DNS
6 9 (2.85%) TCP/IP
6 9 (2.85%) 3G
6 9 (2.85%) 2G
6 9 (2.85%) 4G
7 8 (2.53%) NAS
7 8 (2.53%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (2.22%) MPLS
9 6 (1.90%) VLAN
9 6 (1.90%) Network Security
9 6 (1.90%) HTTP
10 5 (1.58%) DHCP
10 5 (1.58%) Ethernet
10 5 (1.58%) VPN
10 5 (1.58%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (12.03%) DB2
2 29 (9.18%) Relational Database
3 18 (5.70%) SQL Server
4 14 (4.43%) EDRMS
4 14 (4.43%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.27%) Big Data
6 3 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.63%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.63%) SAP BI
7 2 (0.63%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.32%) 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
Development Applications
1 8 (2.53%) Rational Application Developer
2 5 (1.58%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.58%) Hudson
2 5 (1.58%) Maven
2 5 (1.58%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.63%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.32%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.32%) JUnit
General
1 134 (42.41%) Finance
2 58 (18.35%) Retail
3 39 (12.34%) Banking
4 20 (6.33%) Telecoms
5 14 (4.43%) Back Office
6 5 (1.58%) Games
6 5 (1.58%) Marketing
7 4 (1.27%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.63%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (16.77%) .NET
2 50 (15.82%) Middleware
3 30 (9.49%) XML
4 28 (8.86%) JMS
5 16 (5.06%) J2EE
6 11 (3.48%) HTML
6 11 (3.48%) CSS
6 11 (3.48%) Web Services
7 8 (2.53%) JSP
7 8 (2.53%) Servlets
7 8 (2.53%) EJB
8 6 (1.90%) COM
8 6 (1.90%) .NET Framework
9 5 (1.58%) LAMP
9 5 (1.58%) RESTful
10 3 (0.95%) HTML5
10 3 (0.95%) REST
10 3 (0.95%) CSS3
10 3 (0.95%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 3 (0.95%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 48 (15.19%) Open Source
2 44 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (13.29%) Enterprise Software
4 40 (12.66%) PKI
5 30 (9.49%) Management Information System
6 16 (5.06%) Visualisation
7 14 (4.43%) Taxonomies
8 12 (3.80%) Computer Science
8 12 (3.80%) Kindle
9 10 (3.16%) SWIFT
9 10 (3.16%) Clustering
10 7 (2.22%) Replication
10 7 (2.22%) Blackberry
10 7 (2.22%) Smartphone
11 6 (1.90%) Mobile Payment
11 6 (1.90%) FMCG
12 5 (1.58%) CMDB
13 4 (1.27%) EPoS
13 4 (1.27%) IVR
13 4 (1.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 70 (22.15%) Windows
2 33 (10.44%) Linux
3 19 (6.01%) UNIX
4 15 (4.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (3.16%) Solaris
6 8 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (2.22%) Android
7 7 (2.22%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.90%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.27%) AIX
10 3 (0.95%) HPUX
10 3 (0.95%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.32%) zOS
11 1 (0.32%) GCOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (17.41%) SOA
2 46 (14.56%) Use Case
3 44 (13.92%) Waterfall
4 40 (12.66%) Migration
5 38 (12.03%) TOGAF
6 34 (10.76%) MVC
7 32 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (9.81%) ERP
8 31 (9.81%) CRM
8 31 (9.81%) Product Management
9 30 (9.49%) UML
10 28 (8.86%) Data Modelling
11 25 (7.91%) Security Architecture
12 23 (7.28%) Project Management
13 22 (6.96%) Change Management
13 22 (6.96%) E-Commerce
13 22 (6.96%) Network Design
14 21 (6.65%) ITIL
14 21 (6.65%) Information Security
14 21 (6.65%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 87 (27.53%) Java
2 34 (10.76%) SQL
3 24 (7.59%) C#
4 15 (4.75%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.27%) PL/SQL
6 3 (0.95%) Jython
7 2 (0.63%) Ruby
7 2 (0.63%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.63%) VBScript
7 2 (0.63%) VB
8 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.32%) AWK
8 1 (0.32%) PHP
8 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.32%) sed
Qualifications
1 41 (12.97%) Security Cleared
2 32 (10.13%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (9.49%) Degree
4 29 (9.18%) SC Cleared
5 17 (5.38%) CCNA
6 15 (4.75%) CCNP
7 12 (3.80%) ISEB
8 7 (2.22%) CCDP
9 4 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (0.95%) MCTS
10 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.95%) IBM Certification
10 3 (0.95%) MCSE
11 2 (0.63%) CCIE
11 2 (0.63%) CCA
11 2 (0.63%) MCITP
11 2 (0.63%) CCDE
11 2 (0.63%) CCEE
11 2 (0.63%) CCIA
12 1 (0.32%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.28%) ISO 8583
2 21 (6.65%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.95%) COBIT
4 2 (0.63%) QA
4 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (14.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (8.86%) Hyper-V
3 23 (7.28%) Active Directory
4 19 (6.01%) XenApp
5 8 (2.53%) XenDesktop
6 7 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (1.58%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.58%) vSphere
8 4 (1.27%) vCloud
9 3 (0.95%) SRDF
9 3 (0.95%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 3 (0.95%) NFS
9 3 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.63%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.32%) Samba
11 1 (0.32%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.32%) Veritas File System
11 1 (0.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 14 (4.43%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (4.11%) SCCM
3 11 (3.48%) Puppet
4 8 (2.53%) Tivoli
5 5 (1.58%) SCOM
6 3 (0.95%) BMC Performance Manager
7 2 (0.63%) MIIS
8 1 (0.32%) Nagios
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 93 (29.43%) Microsoft
2 67 (21.20%) Oracle
3 52 (16.46%) Cisco
4 51 (16.14%) VMware
5 40 (12.66%) Citrix
6 33 (10.44%) HP
7 29 (9.18%) TIBCO
8 25 (7.91%) EMC
9 21 (6.65%) CheckPoint
10 19 (6.01%) Red Hat
11 15 (4.75%) IBM
12 14 (4.43%) SAP
12 14 (4.43%) Open Text
13 12 (3.80%) ProCurve
14 11 (3.48%) F5
14 11 (3.48%) NetApp
15 10 (3.16%) Juniper
16 9 (2.85%) Fujitsu
17 8 (2.53%) AppSense
17 8 (2.53%) BMC
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