The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Architect
Rank 121 118 144
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 16 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.78% 0.52% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.54% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 3
Average salary £66,250 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.45% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £68,500 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +13.04%
Senior 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
1944 1843 2631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.29% 95.84% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1555 1398 2228
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%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Architect in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the Hertfordshire region.

Senior Architect Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Senior Architect Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Senior 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 Senior Architect within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Rickmansworth -9 8 £75,000 +15.38%
Watford - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Architect
East of England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title.

1 16 (43.24%) Finance
2 14 (37.84%) SC Cleared
2 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
2 14 (37.84%) WebSphere
2 14 (37.84%) Java
2 14 (37.84%) Oracle
2 14 (37.84%) WebSphere Application Server
3 13 (35.14%) DB2
4 11 (29.73%) Middleware
5 10 (27.03%) WebLogic
5 10 (27.03%) Windows
5 10 (27.03%) UML
5 10 (27.03%) Open Source
6 9 (24.32%) Software Architecture
6 9 (24.32%) Waterfall
6 9 (24.32%) PKI
6 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (24.32%) Management Information System
6 9 (24.32%) Programme Management
6 9 (24.32%) MQSeries
6 9 (24.32%) XML
6 9 (24.32%) TIBCO
6 9 (24.32%) JMS
6 9 (24.32%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (24.32%) Relational Database
7 7 (18.92%) EMC
7 7 (18.92%) TOGAF
8 6 (16.22%) Retail
8 6 (16.22%) Taxonomies
8 6 (16.22%) Degree

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (37.84%) WebSphere Application Server
1 14 (37.84%) WebSphere
2 10 (27.03%) WebLogic
3 9 (24.32%) MQSeries
4 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
4 6 (16.22%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.70%) Tuxedo
6 1 (2.70%) GlassFish
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.70%) iPlanet
6 1 (2.70%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (2.70%) IIS
6 1 (2.70%) JBoss
6 1 (2.70%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) SSL
2 4 (10.81%) Internet
3 1 (2.70%) LAN
3 1 (2.70%) WAN
3 1 (2.70%) HTTP
3 1 (2.70%) DNS
3 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) DB2
2 9 (24.32%) Relational Database
3 6 (16.22%) EDRMS
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 16 (43.24%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Retail
2 6 (16.22%) Interactive Media
2 6 (16.22%) Back Office
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) Middleware
2 9 (24.32%) XML
2 9 (24.32%) JMS
3 5 (13.51%) J2EE
4 4 (10.81%) EJB
4 4 (10.81%) CSS
4 4 (10.81%) JSP
4 4 (10.81%) Servlets
4 4 (10.81%) HTML
5 3 (8.11%) Web Services
5 3 (8.11%) Spring
5 3 (8.11%) Application Packaging
5 3 (8.11%) RESTful
6 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (2.70%) .NET
6 1 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Open Source
2 9 (24.32%) Management Information System
2 9 (24.32%) PKI
2 9 (24.32%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (16.22%) User Experience
3 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (16.22%) Taxonomies
4 3 (8.11%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) UNIX
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.70%) zOS
5 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) UML
2 9 (24.32%) Programme Management
2 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) Software Architecture
2 9 (24.32%) Waterfall
3 7 (18.92%) TOGAF
4 6 (16.22%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
4 6 (16.22%) Knowledge Management
4 6 (16.22%) IDEF
4 6 (16.22%) Requirements Management
4 6 (16.22%) CRM
4 6 (16.22%) Migration
4 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (16.22%) Scrum
4 6 (16.22%) Data Modelling
4 6 (16.22%) SOA
4 6 (16.22%) Project Management
4 6 (16.22%) Use Case
4 6 (16.22%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) Java
2 5 (13.51%) SQL
3 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.41%) VBScript
4 2 (5.41%) VB
5 1 (2.70%) Jython
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) SC Cleared
1 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) ISEB
2 6 (16.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.41%) XenApp
1 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.70%) vSphere
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) EdgeSight
2 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.70%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Oracle
2 9 (24.32%) TIBCO
3 7 (18.92%) EMC
4 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
4 6 (16.22%) Open Text
5 4 (10.81%) hybris
5 4 (10.81%) IBM
6 2 (5.41%) Citrix
6 2 (5.41%) VMware
6 2 (5.41%) AppSense
6 2 (5.41%) Fujitsu
7 1 (2.70%) NetIQ
7 1 (2.70%) BMC
7 1 (2.70%) NetApp
7 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.70%) Sybase
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco