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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 146 129 123
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 8 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.33% 0.93% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.96% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 7
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £58,935 £57,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+2.49% -8.00%
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
2301 2285 1913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.46% 96.86% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1978 1879 1553
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 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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
Watford -2 3 £75,000 +36.36%
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £67,500 -
Technical Architect
East of England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (67.86%) Cisco
2 17 (60.71%) LAN
2 17 (60.71%) WAN
3 15 (53.57%) Firewall
4 13 (46.43%) Juniper
5 10 (35.71%) VMware
5 10 (35.71%) Network Design
5 10 (35.71%) Business Analysis
5 10 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
5 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
5 10 (35.71%) Network Architecture
6 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (28.57%) HP
7 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 8 (28.57%) Windows
8 7 (25.00%) Linux
8 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
9 6 (21.43%) IaaS
9 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (21.43%) ITIL
9 6 (21.43%) Oracle
10 5 (17.86%) C#
10 5 (17.86%) Java
10 5 (17.86%) MS Office
10 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
10 5 (17.86%) CCNA
10 5 (17.86%) SOA
10 5 (17.86%) Change Management
10 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (10.71%) Node.js
1 3 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Office
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) IaaS
2 5 (17.86%) PaaS
2 5 (17.86%) Office 365
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (10.71%) OpenShift
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (60.71%) LAN
1 17 (60.71%) WAN
2 15 (53.57%) Firewall
3 4 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.57%) NAS
4 1 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.71%) Couchbase
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) JUnit
1 3 (10.71%) NUnit
1 3 (10.71%) Selenium
1 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.71%) Cucumber
1 3 (10.71%) SpecFlow
1 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) GCC
General
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (17.86%) Visualisation
3 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Replication
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (10.71%) AIX
3 3 (10.71%) HPUX
3 3 (10.71%) Solaris
3 3 (10.71%) UNIX
4 1 (3.57%) VMS
4 1 (3.57%) uClinux
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Network Design
1 10 (35.71%) Business Analysis
1 10 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
1 10 (35.71%) Network Architecture
2 6 (21.43%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (17.86%) Migration
3 5 (17.86%) SOA
3 5 (17.86%) Change Management
3 5 (17.86%) Information Security
3 5 (17.86%) Coaching
3 5 (17.86%) Open Source
4 3 (10.71%) Server Building
4 3 (10.71%) Business Transformation
4 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.71%) Project Planning
4 3 (10.71%) BCP
4 3 (10.71%) Validation
5 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) C#
1 5 (17.86%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) C++
3 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
1 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) CCNA
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) XenApp
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) vMotion
2 1 (3.57%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Cisco
2 13 (46.43%) Juniper
3 10 (35.71%) VMware
4 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 8 (28.57%) HP
5 6 (21.43%) Oracle
6 5 (17.86%) ProCurve
6 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
6 5 (17.86%) CheckPoint
7 4 (14.29%) IBM
8 3 (10.71%) Sybase
8 3 (10.71%) Dell
8 3 (10.71%) EMC
8 3 (10.71%) Citrix
8 3 (10.71%) Hitachi
8 3 (10.71%) Symantec
9 1 (3.57%) BMC
9 1 (3.57%) NetIQ
9 1 (3.57%) Intel