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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 37 55 51
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 138 82 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.87% 4.15% 4.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.15% 4.34% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 108 54 112
Average salary £67,500 £60,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.57% +0.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £75,000 £79,700
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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
2243 1888 2974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.45% 95.50% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1854 1544 2423
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 £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,808 £60,000
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +8 42 £82,500 +26.92% 1
Hemel Hempstead +1 22 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Rickmansworth - 11 £64,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +2 4 £85,000 +36.00%
Stevenage -3 2 - -
Potters Bar - 2 £78,500 -
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 116 (38.03%) Finance
2 88 (28.85%) Microsoft
3 84 (27.54%) Java
4 75 (24.59%) Windows
5 68 (22.30%) Oracle
6 55 (18.03%) SOA
7 52 (17.05%) Retail
8 51 (16.72%) Middleware
9 48 (15.74%) VMware
10 47 (15.41%) Cisco
10 47 (15.41%) .NET
10 47 (15.41%) Open Source
11 45 (14.75%) WebSphere
11 45 (14.75%) Waterfall
11 45 (14.75%) Migration
12 44 (14.43%) Use Case
13 42 (13.77%) Security Cleared
13 42 (13.77%) VMware Infrastructure
14 40 (13.11%) TOGAF
14 40 (13.11%) WebSphere Application Server
15 39 (12.79%) Citrix
15 39 (12.79%) Enterprise Software
16 38 (12.46%) PKI
17 37 (12.13%) Analytical Skills
18 36 (11.80%) HP
18 36 (11.80%) DB2
19 35 (11.48%) SQL
20 34 (11.15%) WebLogic
20 34 (11.15%) Banking
21 33 (10.82%) MVC

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 45 (14.75%) WebSphere
2 40 (13.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 34 (11.15%) WebLogic
4 27 (8.85%) SharePoint
5 26 (8.52%) MQSeries
6 17 (5.57%) SharePoint Server
7 16 (5.25%) Lync
8 10 (3.28%) IIS
9 7 (2.30%) MS Exchange
10 6 (1.97%) Apache
11 5 (1.64%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.64%) iPlanet
11 5 (1.64%) IBM HTTP Server
11 5 (1.64%) JBoss
11 5 (1.64%) OpenStack
11 5 (1.64%) GlassFish
12 4 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (1.31%) Tuxedo
13 3 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 30 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.62%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.95%) Temenos T24
1 9 (2.95%) Finacle
2 4 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.98%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.66%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.23%) PaaS
1 19 (6.23%) IaaS
2 18 (5.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (4.59%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (3.93%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.97%) SaaS
6 5 (1.64%) Google Apps
7 4 (1.31%) GitHub
8 3 (0.98%) Office 365
9 2 (0.66%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 33 (10.82%) WAN
1 33 (10.82%) LAN
1 33 (10.82%) Firewall
2 29 (9.51%) SAN
3 17 (5.57%) DNS
4 11 (3.61%) TCP/IP
5 10 (3.28%) SSL
6 9 (2.95%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (2.95%) 2G
6 9 (2.95%) Internet
6 9 (2.95%) 3G
6 9 (2.95%) HTTP
6 9 (2.95%) NAS
6 9 (2.95%) 4G
7 7 (2.30%) Multicast
7 7 (2.30%) Network Security
7 7 (2.30%) VPN
7 7 (2.30%) VLAN
7 7 (2.30%) MPLS
8 6 (1.97%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.80%) DB2
2 27 (8.85%) Relational Database
3 17 (5.57%) SQL Server
4 14 (4.59%) EDRMS
5 10 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.31%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.66%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.66%) SAP BI
7 2 (0.66%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.33%) Big Data
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.33%) MySQL
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (3.28%) Git (software)
2 9 (2.95%) Jenkins
3 8 (2.62%) Rational Application Developer
4 7 (2.30%) Hudson
4 7 (2.30%) Maven
5 4 (1.31%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.98%) JUnit
7 2 (0.66%) Selenium
7 2 (0.66%) NUnit
7 2 (0.66%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.66%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.33%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.33%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 116 (38.03%) Finance
2 52 (17.05%) Retail
3 34 (11.15%) Banking
4 14 (4.59%) Back Office
4 14 (4.59%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.64%) Marketing
6 4 (1.31%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.98%) Law
8 1 (0.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (16.72%) Middleware
2 47 (15.41%) .NET
3 29 (9.51%) XML
4 26 (8.52%) JMS
5 17 (5.57%) Web Services
6 13 (4.26%) J2EE
7 10 (3.28%) RESTful
8 9 (2.95%) HTML
8 9 (2.95%) CSS
9 8 (2.62%) JSP
9 8 (2.62%) Servlets
9 8 (2.62%) EJB
10 6 (1.97%) Spring
10 6 (1.97%) COM
10 6 (1.97%) .NET Framework
11 5 (1.64%) Application Packaging
11 5 (1.64%) LAMP
12 4 (1.31%) WebSphere MQ
12 4 (1.31%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 2 (0.66%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 47 (15.41%) Open Source
2 39 (12.79%) Enterprise Software
3 38 (12.46%) PKI
4 37 (12.13%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (10.49%) Management Information System
6 16 (5.25%) SWIFT
7 14 (4.59%) Taxonomies
8 11 (3.61%) Visualisation
9 9 (2.95%) Data Structures
10 8 (2.62%) Clustering
11 7 (2.30%) Smartphone
11 7 (2.30%) Replication
11 7 (2.30%) Blackberry
12 6 (1.97%) FMCG
13 5 (1.64%) Computer Science
13 5 (1.64%) CMDB
13 5 (1.64%) Kindle
14 2 (0.66%) Client/Server
15 1 (0.33%) Economics
15 1 (0.33%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 75 (24.59%) Windows
2 31 (10.16%) Linux
3 19 (6.23%) UNIX
4 15 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (3.28%) Solaris
6 10 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.30%) Android
7 7 (2.30%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.31%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.31%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.98%) AIX
10 2 (0.66%) HPUX
10 2 (0.66%) zOS
11 1 (0.33%) GCOS
11 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (18.03%) SOA
2 45 (14.75%) Migration
2 45 (14.75%) Waterfall
3 44 (14.43%) Use Case
4 40 (13.11%) TOGAF
5 33 (10.82%) MVC
6 30 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (9.51%) UML
7 29 (9.51%) ERP
7 29 (9.51%) Product Management
8 28 (9.18%) CRM
9 26 (8.52%) Data Modelling
10 24 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (7.21%) Network Design
12 20 (6.56%) ITIL
12 20 (6.56%) Change Management
13 19 (6.23%) Project Management
14 18 (5.90%) Security Architecture
15 17 (5.57%) E-Commerce
16 15 (4.92%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 84 (27.54%) Java
2 35 (11.48%) SQL
3 28 (9.18%) C#
4 15 (4.92%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.31%) Jython
5 4 (1.31%) Ruby
6 2 (0.66%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.66%) VBScript
6 2 (0.66%) VB
6 2 (0.66%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.33%) AWK
7 1 (0.33%) PHP
7 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.33%) sed
Qualifications
1 42 (13.77%) Security Cleared
2 32 (10.49%) SC Cleared
3 27 (8.85%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (4.92%) CCNP
4 15 (4.92%) Degree
5 12 (3.93%) CCNA
5 12 (3.93%) ISEB
6 7 (2.30%) CCDP
7 3 (0.98%) MCSE
7 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.98%) IBM Certification
7 3 (0.98%) MCTS
8 2 (0.66%) MCITP
8 2 (0.66%) CCIE
8 2 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.66%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.33%) CISSP
9 1 (0.33%) MCSA
9 1 (0.33%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.56%) ISO 8583
2 10 (3.28%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.66%) QA
4 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (13.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (8.52%) Hyper-V
3 23 (7.54%) Active Directory
4 17 (5.57%) XenApp
5 7 (2.30%) VMware ESX
6 6 (1.97%) XenDesktop
6 6 (1.97%) vSphere
7 5 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (1.31%) vCloud
9 3 (0.98%) NFS
9 3 (0.98%) SRDF
9 3 (0.98%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (0.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.66%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.33%) Firmware
11 1 (0.33%) Samba
11 1 (0.33%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.33%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 16 (5.25%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (4.92%) Puppet
3 14 (4.59%) SCCM
4 10 (3.28%) Tivoli
5 5 (1.64%) BMC Performance Manager
5 5 (1.64%) SCOM
6 2 (0.66%) MIIS
7 1 (0.33%) Nagios
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 88 (28.85%) Microsoft
2 68 (22.30%) Oracle
3 48 (15.74%) VMware
4 47 (15.41%) Cisco
5 39 (12.79%) Citrix
6 36 (11.80%) HP
7 27 (8.85%) TIBCO
8 24 (7.87%) EMC
9 21 (6.89%) IBM
10 18 (5.90%) SAP
10 18 (5.90%) CheckPoint
11 15 (4.92%) Red Hat
12 14 (4.59%) Open Text
13 12 (3.93%) F5
14 11 (3.61%) ProCurve
14 11 (3.61%) NetApp
15 10 (3.28%) BMC
16 9 (2.95%) Juniper
17 7 (2.30%) Fujitsu
18 6 (1.97%) AppSense
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