The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 40 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 23 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.55% 5.23% 4.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.64% 5.40% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 10
Average salary £67,500 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £33,000 £60,900
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Architect
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
496 500 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 98.22% 96.90% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 384 383 318
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Architect
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Architect Salary Trend in Watford

Architect
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Watford region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Watford

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited 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 Architect in their job title.

1 25 (42.37%) Windows
2 22 (37.29%) Finance
3 19 (32.20%) VMware
4 17 (28.81%) Product Management
5 14 (23.73%) Retail
5 14 (23.73%) MVC
5 14 (23.73%) Linux
5 14 (23.73%) SQL
6 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
6 13 (22.03%) HP
6 13 (22.03%) Middleware
7 12 (20.34%) Migration
7 12 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (18.64%) Banking
9 10 (16.95%) Temenos T24
9 10 (16.95%) Use Case
9 10 (16.95%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (16.95%) Hyper-V
9 10 (16.95%) Waterfall
9 10 (16.95%) Finacle
9 10 (16.95%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (16.95%) UML
10 9 (15.25%) UNIX
10 9 (15.25%) Java
10 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
10 9 (15.25%) Cisco
10 9 (15.25%) SAN
10 9 (15.25%) WebSphere
11 8 (13.56%) IBM
11 8 (13.56%) J2EE

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (15.25%) WebSphere
2 6 (10.17%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (8.47%) WebLogic
3 5 (8.47%) JBoss
3 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.78%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.78%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.39%) iPlanet
5 2 (3.39%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (3.39%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (3.39%) Apache
5 2 (3.39%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.39%) Lync
6 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.69%) IIS
6 1 (1.69%) Tuxedo
6 1 (1.69%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Temenos T24
1 10 (16.95%) Finacle
2 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.95%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (10.17%) PaaS
3 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.47%) IaaS
4 4 (6.78%) SaaS
5 2 (3.39%) Office 365
6 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) SAN
2 6 (10.17%) NAS
3 5 (8.47%) Internet
4 4 (6.78%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (6.78%) LAN
4 4 (6.78%) WAN
5 3 (5.08%) DNS
5 3 (5.08%) VLAN
6 2 (3.39%) Firewall
6 2 (3.39%) HTTPS
6 2 (3.39%) SSL
6 2 (3.39%) HTTP
6 2 (3.39%) PBX
7 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.69%) Intranet
7 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) DB2
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.08%) Big Data
5 2 (3.39%) MySQL
6 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Rational Application Developer
2 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.08%) Maven
3 2 (3.39%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.39%) Hudson
3 2 (3.39%) Subversion
4 1 (1.69%) Ant
General
1 22 (37.29%) Finance
2 14 (23.73%) Retail
3 11 (18.64%) Banking
4 3 (5.08%) Law
5 2 (3.39%) Legal
5 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.69%) Electronics
6 1 (1.69%) Marketing
6 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.69%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.03%) Middleware
2 8 (13.56%) J2EE
3 5 (8.47%) Web Services
3 5 (8.47%) HTML
4 4 (6.78%) EJB
4 4 (6.78%) CSS
4 4 (6.78%) JSP
4 4 (6.78%) Servlets
4 4 (6.78%) SAP PI
5 3 (5.08%) Spring Security
5 3 (5.08%) GWT
5 3 (5.08%) XML
5 3 (5.08%) JMS
5 3 (5.08%) Ajax
5 3 (5.08%) Hibernate
5 3 (5.08%) Spring
6 1 (1.69%) JSF
6 1 (1.69%) Java EE
6 1 (1.69%) .NET
6 1 (1.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.17%) Replication
4 5 (8.47%) iPad
5 4 (6.78%) PKI
6 3 (5.08%) Open Source
6 3 (5.08%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (5.08%) Public Cloud
7 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.69%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.69%) STB
8 1 (1.69%) DTV
8 1 (1.69%) IPTV
8 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.69%) Xbox
8 1 (1.69%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 25 (42.37%) Windows
2 14 (23.73%) Linux
3 9 (15.25%) UNIX
4 6 (10.17%) Android
5 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.69%) zOS
7 1 (1.69%) AIX
7 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) Product Management
2 14 (23.73%) MVC
3 12 (20.34%) Migration
4 10 (16.95%) UML
4 10 (16.95%) Use Case
4 10 (16.95%) Waterfall
5 6 (10.17%) Data Protection
5 6 (10.17%) ITIL
5 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
6 5 (8.47%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (8.47%) Network Design
7 4 (6.78%) Data Migration
7 4 (6.78%) Performance Testing
7 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.78%) Workflow
7 4 (6.78%) Change Management
7 4 (6.78%) Capacity Management
8 3 (5.08%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.08%) Coaching
8 3 (5.08%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.73%) SQL
2 9 (15.25%) Java
3 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.39%) Jython
4 2 (3.39%) Ruby
4 2 (3.39%) C#
5 1 (1.69%) Erlang
5 1 (1.69%) Python
5 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) IBM Certification
2 2 (3.39%) MCSE
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.69%) MCP
3 1 (1.69%) CCNA
3 1 (1.69%) CISSP
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.69%) CISM
3 1 (1.69%) MCITP
3 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 12 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (16.95%) Hyper-V
3 7 (11.86%) vSphere
4 5 (8.47%) Active Directory
5 4 (6.78%) VMware ESX
5 4 (6.78%) SRDF
5 4 (6.78%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 4 (6.78%) NFS
6 3 (5.08%) vCloud
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) SCCM
2 4 (6.78%) SCOM
3 3 (5.08%) Puppet
3 3 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.39%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.39%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (1.69%) Ansible
5 1 (1.69%) vMotion
Vendors
1 19 (32.20%) VMware
2 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.03%) HP
3 9 (15.25%) Cisco
4 8 (13.56%) IBM
5 6 (10.17%) Oracle
5 6 (10.17%) SAP
6 5 (8.47%) Hitachi
6 5 (8.47%) EMC
6 5 (8.47%) Brocade
7 4 (6.78%) Fujitsu
7 4 (6.78%) Nintex
7 4 (6.78%) Citrix
7 4 (6.78%) NetApp
7 4 (6.78%) Metastorm
8 2 (3.39%) NetIQ
8 2 (3.39%) BMC
8 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.69%) Apple
9 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago