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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 134 123 156
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +33
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 11 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.46% 0.26% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.35% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 9
Average salary £70,000 £47,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% -29.62%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.24%
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
1847 1416 2355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.93% 74.80% 77.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1456 1079 1994
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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 - 3 - -
Hertford - 3 £70,000 -
St Albans - 2 £70,000 -
Watford - 1 £40,000 -
Technical Architecture
East of England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) .NET
3 10 (47.62%) Java
4 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (33.33%) Web Services
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (33.33%) SOA
6 6 (28.57%) UML
6 6 (28.57%) SQL
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (23.81%) SaaS
7 5 (23.81%) PaaS
7 5 (23.81%) Google Apps
7 5 (23.81%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (23.81%) CMDB
7 5 (23.81%) Puppet
7 5 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (23.81%) Finance
7 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
7 5 (23.81%) LAMP
7 5 (23.81%) Firewall
7 5 (23.81%) RESTful
7 5 (23.81%) OpenStack
7 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (23.81%) Use Case
7 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (23.81%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (23.81%) DevOps
7 5 (23.81%) Rackspace

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (23.81%) OpenStack
2 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
2 4 (19.05%) IIS
2 4 (19.05%) JBoss
2 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
3 3 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.76%) Lync
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Temenos T24
2 1 (4.76%) Agresso
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (23.81%) SaaS
3 5 (23.81%) PaaS
3 5 (23.81%) Google Apps
3 5 (23.81%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (23.81%) IaaS
3 5 (23.81%) Terremark
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) DB2
2 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
1 4 (19.05%) Hudson
1 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 3 (14.29%) NUnit
3 1 (4.76%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
3 1 (4.76%) Ant
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Delivery Project Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Software Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Software Project Manager
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
6 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) Web Services
3 5 (23.81%) LAMP
3 5 (23.81%) RESTful
4 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 3 (14.29%) WCF
5 2 (9.52%) XML
6 1 (4.76%) XSD
6 1 (4.76%) XSLT
6 1 (4.76%) XML Schema
6 1 (4.76%) Middleware
6 1 (4.76%) J2EE
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.76%) CSS
6 1 (4.76%) SOAP
6 1 (4.76%) JSON
6 1 (4.76%) Velocity
6 1 (4.76%) Ajax
6 1 (4.76%) HTML5
6 1 (4.76%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) CMDB
2 2 (9.52%) EqualLogic
2 2 (9.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) AIX
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) SOA
2 6 (28.57%) UML
3 5 (23.81%) Project Management
3 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) TDD
3 5 (23.81%) Migration
3 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (23.81%) Use Case
3 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (23.81%) Technical Analysis
3 5 (23.81%) DevOps
4 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
4 4 (19.05%) Refactoring
4 4 (19.05%) MSF
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.76%) MVC
6 1 (4.76%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (9.52%) MCTS
2 2 (9.52%) MCITP
2 2 (9.52%) NCDA
2 2 (9.52%) NCIE
2 2 (9.52%) VCAP
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.52%) XenApp
2 2 (9.52%) XenServer
2 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
2 2 (9.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Puppet
1 5 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
2 2 (9.52%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Google
2 5 (23.81%) Rackspace
3 4 (19.05%) IBM
3 4 (19.05%) Temenos
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) Dell
4 2 (9.52%) EMC
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) NetApp
4 2 (9.52%) PlateSpin
4 2 (9.52%) Veeam
4 2 (9.52%) Symantec
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) Fiorano
5 1 (4.76%) TIBCO
5 1 (4.76%) webMethods
5 1 (4.76%) Software AG