The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 134 131 128
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 17 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.75% 0.64% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.67% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 18
Average salary £60,000 £66,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Technical 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
2141 2403 2518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.07% 96.35% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1746 1922 2109
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 £26,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Technical 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 Technical Architect within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Hemel Hempstead -24 6 £60,000 -7.69%
Watford +7 5 - -
Stevenage - 2 - -
Technical Architect
East of England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title.

1 19 (61.29%) LAN
1 19 (61.29%) WAN
2 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 13 (41.94%) Management Information System
3 12 (38.71%) Windows
4 11 (35.48%) Cisco
4 11 (35.48%) Firewall
5 10 (32.26%) SOA
5 10 (32.26%) Java
5 10 (32.26%) Mentoring
6 8 (25.81%) Business Transformation
6 8 (25.81%) Project Planning
6 8 (25.81%) Citrix
6 8 (25.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (25.81%) SAN
7 7 (22.58%) Migration
7 7 (22.58%) Network Design
7 7 (22.58%) C#
7 7 (22.58%) Coaching
8 6 (19.35%) Network Architecture
8 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
8 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
8 6 (19.35%) Linux
8 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
8 6 (19.35%) Juniper
9 5 (16.13%) VMware
9 5 (16.13%) Information Security
9 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
9 5 (16.13%) CheckPoint

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) WebLogic
1 3 (9.68%) JBoss
1 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Office
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) PaaS
1 5 (16.13%) Office 365
1 5 (16.13%) IaaS
2 1 (3.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 19 (61.29%) LAN
1 19 (61.29%) WAN
2 11 (35.48%) Firewall
3 8 (25.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.23%) Couchbase
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
1 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
1 4 (12.90%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Web Services
1 3 (9.68%) XML
1 3 (9.68%) JMS
1 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
1 3 (9.68%) Spring
1 3 (9.68%) J2EE
1 3 (9.68%) Ajax
1 3 (9.68%) Spring Security
1 3 (9.68%) GWT
2 1 (3.23%) Backbone.js
2 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (3.23%) Java EE
2 1 (3.23%) Struts
2 1 (3.23%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Management Information System
2 5 (16.13%) Visualisation
3 3 (9.68%) Open Source
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Linux
3 3 (9.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) SOA
1 10 (32.26%) Mentoring
2 8 (25.81%) Business Transformation
2 8 (25.81%) Project Planning
2 8 (25.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (22.58%) Migration
3 7 (22.58%) Network Design
3 7 (22.58%) Coaching
4 6 (19.35%) Network Architecture
4 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
4 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (16.13%) Change Management
5 5 (16.13%) Information Security
5 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
5 5 (16.13%) ITIL
6 3 (9.68%) UML
6 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.68%) TDD
7 2 (6.45%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (6.45%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) Java
2 7 (22.58%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
1 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) CCNA
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
1 1 (3.23%) SCOM
1 1 (3.23%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 11 (35.48%) Cisco
3 8 (25.81%) Citrix
4 6 (19.35%) Juniper
5 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
5 5 (16.13%) CheckPoint
5 5 (16.13%) VMware
5 5 (16.13%) ProCurve
5 5 (16.13%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle