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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Architect
Rank 137 154 131
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 9 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.40% 0.48% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.50% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 23
Average salary £78,750 £60,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,650 £60,000 £61,000
10% offered a salary of more than £94,750 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -3.70%
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
2157 2213 2464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.36% 96.51% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1776 1804 1981
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 8 £82,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £75,000 -
Senior Architect
East of England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 8 (57.14%) VMware
1 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (28.57%) Firewall
4 4 (28.57%) CRM
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) NetApp
4 4 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (28.57%) vSphere
4 4 (28.57%) Process Architecture
4 4 (28.57%) Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) Data Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 3 (21.43%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (21.43%) Presales
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) Public Cloud
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (21.43%) Middleware
5 3 (21.43%) BPR
5 3 (21.43%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) VPN
5 3 (21.43%) SAP

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (14.29%) Office 365
3 2 (14.29%) PaaS
4 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
1 4 (28.57%) LAN
1 4 (28.57%) WAN
2 3 (21.43%) VPN
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
4 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
1 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Middleware
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (28.57%) Analytics
2 4 (28.57%) CRM
2 4 (28.57%) Data Analytics
2 4 (28.57%) Process Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) BPR
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Presales
3 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 3 (21.43%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (21.43%) Workflow
4 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 4 (28.57%) vSphere
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
5 1 (7.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Data Guard
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) NetApp
4 3 (21.43%) SAP
5 2 (14.29%) 3PAR
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) EMC
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft