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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 126 121 142
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 22 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.93% 0.45% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.47% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 13
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £50,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +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
2285 1913 2773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.86% 95.22% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1879 1553 2177
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 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram 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 29 August 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
Hemel Hempstead -14 7 £60,500 +21.00%
Watford -11 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Technical Architect
East of England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 16 (45.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
3 14 (40.00%) SAN
4 12 (34.29%) Citrix
4 12 (34.29%) LAN
4 12 (34.29%) WAN
4 12 (34.29%) Project Planning
4 12 (34.29%) Business Transformation
5 8 (22.86%) Software Deployment
5 8 (22.86%) Finance
6 7 (20.00%) Blackberry
6 7 (20.00%) 2G
6 7 (20.00%) VMware
6 7 (20.00%) 3G
6 7 (20.00%) Apple iOS
6 7 (20.00%) 4G
6 7 (20.00%) Smartphone
6 7 (20.00%) Android
7 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (17.14%) Degree
7 6 (17.14%) HP
7 6 (17.14%) .NET
7 6 (17.14%) Migration
8 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
8 5 (14.29%) Oracle
8 5 (14.29%) Java
8 5 (14.29%) SQL
8 5 (14.29%) UNIX
8 5 (14.29%) SOA

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) SAN
2 12 (34.29%) LAN
2 12 (34.29%) WAN
3 7 (20.00%) 3G
3 7 (20.00%) 2G
3 7 (20.00%) 4G
4 2 (5.71%) Firewall
4 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) Middleware
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 7 (20.00%) Smartphone
2 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Android
2 7 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (14.29%) UNIX
4 4 (11.43%) AIX
5 3 (8.57%) HPUX
5 3 (8.57%) Solaris
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (34.29%) Project Planning
2 12 (34.29%) Business Transformation
3 8 (22.86%) Software Deployment
4 6 (17.14%) Migration
5 5 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 5 (14.29%) SOA
5 5 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (8.57%) BCP
7 2 (5.71%) MVC
7 2 (5.71%) Validation
7 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.71%) Use Case
7 2 (5.71%) Product Management
7 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (2.86%) DevOps
8 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) Java
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) MBA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
2 2 (5.71%) vSphere
3 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (34.29%) Citrix
3 7 (20.00%) VMware
4 6 (17.14%) HP
5 5 (14.29%) Oracle
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco
6 4 (11.43%) Dell
7 3 (8.57%) EMC
7 3 (8.57%) IBM
7 3 (8.57%) Sybase
7 3 (8.57%) Symantec
7 3 (8.57%) Juniper
7 3 (8.57%) Hitachi
8 2 (5.71%) NetApp