The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Architect
Rank 136 127 155
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 8 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.32% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 3
Average salary £61,250 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+0.96% -16.80%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2374 2001 2585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.88% 94.25% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1974 1590 2069
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Architect
East of England

Systems Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Systems Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Systems Architect
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Systems Architect Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Systems Architect
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Architect across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Systems Architect Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Systems 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 Systems Architect within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 -12 8 £61,250 -5.76%
Systems Architect
East of England

Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title.

1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
3 8 (50.00%) .NET
3 8 (50.00%) Business Objects
3 8 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (50.00%) CRM
3 8 (50.00%) ISO 9001
3 8 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 8 (50.00%) Middleware
3 8 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 8 (50.00%) Degree
3 8 (50.00%) COBIT
3 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (50.00%) Kindle
4 4 (25.00%) Rational Application Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Retail
4 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (25.00%) Internet
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (25.00%) Linux
4 4 (25.00%) UML
4 4 (25.00%) EJB
4 4 (25.00%) CSS
4 4 (25.00%) JSP
4 4 (25.00%) Servlets
4 4 (25.00%) UNIX

Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Internet
2 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (25.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Hudson
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
1 8 (50.00%) Middleware
2 4 (25.00%) EJB
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) JSP
2 4 (25.00%) Servlets
2 4 (25.00%) J2EE
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (50.00%) Kindle
2 3 (18.75%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
1 4 (25.00%) UNIX
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) CRM
1 8 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 8 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (25.00%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (25.00%) UML
3 3 (18.75%) Product Management
3 3 (18.75%) Network Design
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 8 (50.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) CollabNet
4 1 (6.25%) HP