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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 46 36 48
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 16 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.94% 6.92% 3.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 7.14% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 30 10
Average salary £85,000 £67,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £54,750
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £92,500 £82,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
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
528 490 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.06% 96.84% 99.05%
Number of salaries quoted 473 357 317
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Watford

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 16 (26.67%) IBM
1 16 (26.67%) Retail
2 15 (25.00%) Unix
3 14 (23.33%) SQL
3 14 (23.33%) Oracle
4 13 (21.67%) TOGAF
5 12 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 12 (20.00%) Degree
6 11 (18.33%) Data Centre
6 11 (18.33%) Cisco
6 11 (18.33%) ITIL
6 11 (18.33%) Finance
6 11 (18.33%) VMware
7 10 (16.67%) Middleware
7 10 (16.67%) PCI DSS
8 9 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (15.00%) Information Security
9 8 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (13.33%) Hyper-V
9 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (13.33%) Network Security
9 8 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (13.33%) Threat Analysis
9 8 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (11.67%) Re-Platforming
10 7 (11.67%) Lean Six Sigma
10 7 (11.67%) EMC
10 7 (11.67%) Juniper

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (6.67%) WebSphere
1 4 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.67%) Drupal
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.33%) IaaS
5 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.33%) Network Security
2 7 (11.67%) Firewall
3 5 (8.33%) Internet
4 4 (6.67%) LAN
4 4 (6.67%) VPN
5 3 (5.00%) WAN
6 2 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (3.33%) iSCSI
6 2 (3.33%) NAS
6 2 (3.33%) SAN
7 1 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.67%) Skype
7 1 (1.67%) SSH
7 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) DB2
2 4 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.33%) MySQL
3 2 (3.33%) OLAP
4 1 (1.67%) DataStage
4 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.67%) OLTP
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (1.67%) Ant
2 1 (1.67%) ERwin
2 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.67%) Subversion
2 1 (1.67%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.67%) Toad
General
1 16 (26.67%) Retail
2 11 (18.33%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Games
3 1 (1.67%) Legal
3 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.67%) Publishing
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) Middleware
2 5 (8.33%) J2EE
3 4 (6.67%) CSS
3 4 (6.67%) EJB
3 4 (6.67%) HTML
3 4 (6.67%) JSP
3 4 (6.67%) Servlets
4 3 (5.00%) Web Services
5 1 (1.67%) JMS
5 1 (1.67%) JSON
5 1 (1.67%) RESTful
5 1 (1.67%) SAP PI
5 1 (1.67%) SOAP
5 1 (1.67%) XML
5 1 (1.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.33%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.33%) Clustering
4 2 (3.33%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (3.33%) EPoS
4 2 (3.33%) Replication
4 2 (3.33%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.67%) iPad
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) PKI
5 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.00%) Unix
2 7 (11.67%) Windows
3 6 (10.00%) Linux
4 4 (6.67%) AIX
5 3 (5.00%) HPUX
5 3 (5.00%) Solaris
6 1 (1.67%) Android
6 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.67%) VMS
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) TOGAF
2 12 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 11 (18.33%) ITIL
4 9 (15.00%) Information Security
5 8 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (13.33%) Threat Analysis
6 7 (11.67%) Lean Six Sigma
6 7 (11.67%) PRINCE
6 7 (11.67%) Re-Platforming
6 7 (11.67%) Six Sigma
7 6 (10.00%) Security Architecture
8 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (8.33%) Migration
8 5 (8.33%) Project Management
9 4 (6.67%) Data Management
9 4 (6.67%) MVC
9 4 (6.67%) Network Design
9 4 (6.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.33%) SQL
2 6 (10.00%) Java
3 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.33%) Perl
4 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.33%) Ruby
5 1 (1.67%) PHP
5 1 (1.67%) Python
5 1 (1.67%) VB
5 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (8.33%) CCNP
2 5 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (8.33%) CISM
2 5 (8.33%) CISSP
3 4 (6.67%) CCDP
3 4 (6.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 5 (8.33%) COBIT
2 5 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.33%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 9 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.67%) vSphere
4 2 (3.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (3.33%) SCCM
1 2 (3.33%) vMotion
2 1 (1.67%) Ansible
2 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.67%) Puppet
2 1 (1.67%) SCOM
2 1 (1.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 16 (26.67%) IBM
2 14 (23.33%) Oracle
3 11 (18.33%) Cisco
3 11 (18.33%) VMware
4 7 (11.67%) EMC
4 7 (11.67%) Juniper
4 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (10.00%) SAP
6 5 (8.33%) F5
7 4 (6.67%) NetApp
8 3 (5.00%) Dell
8 3 (5.00%) Hitachi
8 3 (5.00%) HP
8 3 (5.00%) Sybase
8 3 (5.00%) Symantec
9 2 (3.33%) BMC
9 2 (3.33%) NetIQ
10 1 (1.67%) Citrix
10 1 (1.67%) Nintex
10 1 (1.67%) Talend
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