The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 121 135 130
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 36 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.50% 0.36% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 0.45% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 1
Average salary £67,500 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Technical Architecture
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1960 2007 1675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 81.40% 81.12% 78.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1662 1278
Average salary £48,500 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.04% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 +10 13 £81,250 +62.50%
Hertford - 6 £67,500 -
St Albans - 4 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Technical Architecture
East of England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 17 (36.96%) Finance
2 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
4 12 (26.09%) SQL
5 10 (21.74%) .NET
5 10 (21.74%) Open Source
5 10 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (21.74%) Data Centre
6 9 (19.57%) Public Cloud
6 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (19.57%) Retail
6 9 (19.57%) VMware
7 8 (17.39%) IBM
7 8 (17.39%) T-SQL
7 8 (17.39%) vCloud
7 8 (17.39%) OpenStack
7 8 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Management
8 7 (15.22%) Analytics
9 5 (10.87%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (8.70%) ITSM
10 4 (8.70%) Windows
11 3 (6.52%) SOA
11 3 (6.52%) Java
11 3 (6.52%) Identity Management
11 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
11 3 (6.52%) Replication
11 3 (6.52%) Line Management

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (17.39%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.17%) JBoss
2 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) SaaS
2 1 (2.17%) PaaS
2 1 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) HTTP
1 2 (4.35%) DNS
1 2 (4.35%) SSL
2 1 (2.17%) OSPF
2 1 (2.17%) BGP
2 1 (2.17%) EIGRP
2 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) DB2
3 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Ant
1 1 (2.17%) Subversion
1 1 (2.17%) Maven
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.17%) Hudson
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (36.96%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Architect
2 11 (23.91%) Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Database Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Cloud Architect
4 6 (13.04%) Project Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Manager
6 4 (8.70%) AWS Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Service Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Service Operations Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Operations Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
9 1 (2.17%) Technical Manager
9 1 (2.17%) Senior DBA
9 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Product Consultant
9 1 (2.17%) ITSM Consultant
9 1 (2.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) .NET
2 2 (4.35%) WebSockets
2 2 (4.35%) Web Services
3 1 (2.17%) XML
3 1 (2.17%) XSD
3 1 (2.17%) XSLT
3 1 (2.17%) WAP
3 1 (2.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 9 (19.57%) Public Cloud
3 8 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.52%) Replication
5 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.17%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Open Source
2 7 (15.22%) Analytics
2 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (10.87%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (8.70%) ITSM
5 3 (6.52%) Identity Management
5 3 (6.52%) Software Architecture
5 3 (6.52%) Resource Management
5 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.52%) SOA
5 3 (6.52%) Capacity Management
5 3 (6.52%) Line Management
6 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.17%) Time Management
7 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.17%) Project Management
7 1 (2.17%) ITIL
7 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) SQL
2 8 (17.39%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.52%) Java
4 2 (4.35%) Ruby
4 2 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.17%) Perl
5 1 (2.17%) VBScript
5 1 (2.17%) VB
5 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) MCSE
1 1 (2.17%) MCSA
1 1 (2.17%) CCNP
1 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) vCloud
2 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) vSphere
3 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) SCCM
1 3 (6.52%) Puppet
1 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.17%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.57%) VMware
3 8 (17.39%) IBM
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) Splunk
5 1 (2.17%) Temenos
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix
5 1 (2.17%) BMC
5 1 (2.17%) Red Hat