The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 31 49 46
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 51 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 8.73% 2.42% 6.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.04% 2.55% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 33 8 13
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £59,100 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £61,500 £61,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -
Job Titles Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
564 314 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.58% 94.86% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 409 239 228
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Architect
Hertfordshire

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 July 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Watford

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 40 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (38.75%) Finance
3 28 (35.00%) VMware
3 28 (35.00%) Cisco
4 27 (33.75%) Windows
5 26 (32.50%) Retail
5 26 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (31.25%) Hyper-V
7 24 (30.00%) SQL
8 22 (27.50%) WAN
8 22 (27.50%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (26.25%) Active Directory
9 21 (26.25%) Firewall
9 21 (26.25%) LAN
9 21 (26.25%) Linux
10 20 (25.00%) CheckPoint
11 19 (23.75%) HP
11 19 (23.75%) Red Hat
11 19 (23.75%) SQL Server
12 18 (22.50%) ITIL
13 17 (21.25%) Management Information System
13 17 (21.25%) PaaS
14 16 (20.00%) Visualisation
14 16 (20.00%) Information Security
14 16 (20.00%) Change Management
14 16 (20.00%) CCNA
15 14 (17.50%) Degree
15 14 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
15 14 (17.50%) Lync
16 13 (16.25%) Windows Server 2012

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 14 (17.50%) Lync
2 9 (11.25%) IIS
3 8 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 8 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (5.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.00%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.75%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (3.75%) iPlanet
5 3 (3.75%) Apache
5 3 (3.75%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.75%) Tuxedo
5 3 (3.75%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (2.50%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (2.50%) CMS
7 1 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.25%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.25%) MQSeries
Applications
1 11 (13.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 17 (21.25%) PaaS
2 12 (15.00%) IaaS
3 4 (5.00%) Office 365
4 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.50%) WAN
2 21 (26.25%) Firewall
2 21 (26.25%) LAN
3 7 (8.75%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (8.75%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (7.50%) HTTP
4 6 (7.50%) SAN
4 6 (7.50%) Internet
5 5 (6.25%) OSPF
5 5 (6.25%) BGP
5 5 (6.25%) SSL
6 4 (5.00%) WAAS
6 4 (5.00%) NAS
6 4 (5.00%) WLAN
7 3 (3.75%) DNS
7 3 (3.75%) Network Security
8 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.50%) FTP
8 2 (2.50%) IPv4
8 2 (2.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.50%) DB2
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.25%) MySQL
4 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.25%) Maven
2 1 (1.25%) Hudson
2 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (38.75%) Finance
2 26 (32.50%) Retail
3 4 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.50%) Banking
5 2 (2.50%) Games
5 2 (2.50%) Advertising
6 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.75%) .NET
2 6 (7.50%) J2EE
3 4 (5.00%) HTML
3 4 (5.00%) EJB
3 4 (5.00%) CSS
3 4 (5.00%) JSP
3 4 (5.00%) Servlets
3 4 (5.00%) Middleware
4 3 (3.75%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (3.75%) Web Services
4 3 (3.75%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (2.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.50%) WCF
5 2 (2.50%) SAP PI
5 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.25%) XML
6 1 (1.25%) JMS
6 1 (1.25%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.25%) Management Information System
2 16 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 13 (16.25%) Clustering
4 8 (10.00%) Open Source
5 4 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.00%) EPoS
6 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.50%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (33.75%) Windows
2 21 (26.25%) Linux
3 14 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (16.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (15.00%) UNIX
6 7 (8.75%) Solaris
7 4 (5.00%) AIX
7 4 (5.00%) HPUX
8 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.75%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.50%) ITIL
2 16 (20.00%) Information Security
2 16 (20.00%) Change Management
3 13 (16.25%) Network Design
4 11 (13.75%) Migration
5 9 (11.25%) Project Management
5 9 (11.25%) E-Commerce
6 7 (8.75%) UML
7 6 (7.50%) TOGAF
7 6 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (7.50%) MVC
8 5 (6.25%) Validation
8 5 (6.25%) BCP
8 5 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.00%) Time Management
9 4 (5.00%) SOA
9 4 (5.00%) CRM
9 4 (5.00%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.75%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.75%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.00%) SQL
2 8 (10.00%) Java
3 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.75%) Jython
5 1 (1.25%) AWK
5 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.25%) C
5 1 (1.25%) C#
5 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.25%) sed
Qualifications
1 22 (27.50%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (20.00%) CCNA
3 14 (17.50%) Degree
4 6 (7.50%) CCIE
5 2 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.25%) MBA
6 1 (1.25%) CCNP
6 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.25%) MCSE
6 1 (1.25%) MCSA
6 1 (1.25%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 26 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 21 (26.25%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.75%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (3.75%) vCloud
4 3 (3.75%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.75%) vSphere
5 2 (2.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (2.50%) XenApp
5 2 (2.50%) MetaFrame
6 1 (1.25%) Samba
6 1 (1.25%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.25%) Veritas File System
6 1 (1.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (8.75%) SCCM
2 5 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.75%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.75%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (1.25%) SCOM
4 1 (1.25%) Puppet
4 1 (1.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 40 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (35.00%) VMware
2 28 (35.00%) Cisco
3 20 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 19 (23.75%) HP
4 19 (23.75%) Red Hat
5 12 (15.00%) Oracle
5 12 (15.00%) ProCurve
6 8 (10.00%) Juniper
7 7 (8.75%) IBM
8 4 (5.00%) Riverbed
8 4 (5.00%) F5
8 4 (5.00%) Sybase
8 4 (5.00%) Citrix
8 4 (5.00%) Dell
8 4 (5.00%) Symantec
9 3 (3.75%) EMC
9 3 (3.75%) BMC
9 3 (3.75%) Hitachi
9 3 (3.75%) NetIQ
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