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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Architect
Rank 134 117 149
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 10 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.48% 0.84% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.88% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 2
Average salary £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
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
1962 2043 2490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.15% 95.60% 93.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1578 1584 2096
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 4 March 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 4 March 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 4 £75,000 +15.38%
Watford - 2 - -
Senior Architect
East of England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 12 (41.38%) Finance
1 12 (41.38%) WebSphere
1 12 (41.38%) Java
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle
1 12 (41.38%) WebSphere Application Server
2 11 (37.93%) DB2
2 11 (37.93%) Middleware
3 10 (34.48%) WebLogic
3 10 (34.48%) Open Source
4 9 (31.03%) Software Architecture
4 9 (31.03%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (31.03%) Relational Database
4 9 (31.03%) Programme Management
4 9 (31.03%) PKI
4 9 (31.03%) XML
4 9 (31.03%) JMS
4 9 (31.03%) TIBCO
4 9 (31.03%) Management Information System
4 9 (31.03%) MQSeries
5 6 (20.69%) Degree
5 6 (20.69%) Interactive Media
5 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.69%) Waterfall
5 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
5 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
5 6 (20.69%) User Experience
6 5 (17.24%) SSL
6 5 (17.24%) Windows
6 5 (17.24%) UML
7 4 (13.79%) IBM

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 12 (41.38%) WebSphere
1 12 (41.38%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (34.48%) WebLogic
3 9 (31.03%) MQSeries
4 3 (10.34%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.45%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (3.45%) GlassFish
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (3.45%) Tuxedo
6 1 (3.45%) iPlanet
6 1 (3.45%) IIS
6 1 (3.45%) JBoss
6 1 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) SSL
2 2 (6.90%) Internet
3 1 (3.45%) LAN
3 1 (3.45%) WAN
3 1 (3.45%) HTTP
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) DB2
2 9 (31.03%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.34%) EDRMS
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Interactive Media
3 3 (10.34%) Back Office
4 2 (6.90%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) Middleware
2 9 (31.03%) XML
2 9 (31.03%) JMS
3 3 (10.34%) Spring
3 3 (10.34%) Application Packaging
3 3 (10.34%) RESTful
3 3 (10.34%) Web Services
3 3 (10.34%) J2EE
4 2 (6.90%) HTML
4 2 (6.90%) EJB
4 2 (6.90%) CSS
4 2 (6.90%) JSP
4 2 (6.90%) Servlets
5 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Open Source
2 9 (31.03%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (31.03%) PKI
2 9 (31.03%) Management Information System
3 6 (20.69%) User Experience
4 3 (10.34%) Taxonomies
4 3 (10.34%) SWIFT
4 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) UNIX
3 1 (3.45%) zOS
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Solaris
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Software Architecture
1 9 (31.03%) Programme Management
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) Waterfall
3 5 (17.24%) UML
4 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
5 3 (10.34%) Migration
5 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.34%) Scrum
5 3 (10.34%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Requirements Management
5 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (10.34%) IDEF
5 3 (10.34%) BPMN
5 3 (10.34%) Use Case
5 3 (10.34%) Metadata Management
5 3 (10.34%) CRM
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) Java
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) Jython
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
1 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
1 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) vSphere
2 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) BMC Performance Manager
1 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle
2 9 (31.03%) TIBCO
3 4 (13.79%) IBM
3 4 (13.79%) EMC
3 4 (13.79%) VMware
4 3 (10.34%) Open Text
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.90%) hybris
6 1 (3.45%) BMC
6 1 (3.45%) NetApp
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) NetIQ
6 1 (3.45%) Sybase
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