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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 35 47 36
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 37 12 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.07% 2.95% 6.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.44% 3.00% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31 9 15
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £60,400
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £84,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
497 400 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 95.03% 98.28% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 363 305 353
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 January 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Watford

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 32 (41.56%) Finance
2 27 (35.06%) Windows
3 25 (32.47%) VMware
4 22 (28.57%) Migration
4 22 (28.57%) HP
5 21 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 19 (24.68%) Linux
6 19 (24.68%) UML
6 19 (24.68%) Retail
7 18 (23.38%) MVC
8 17 (22.08%) Java
8 17 (22.08%) SQL
8 17 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (20.78%) Cloud Computing
9 16 (20.78%) Microsoft Azure
9 16 (20.78%) Cisco
10 15 (19.48%) Product Management
10 15 (19.48%) Use Case
11 14 (18.18%) IBM
12 13 (16.88%) EMC
12 13 (16.88%) Middleware
12 13 (16.88%) WebSphere
13 12 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (15.58%) SAN
13 12 (15.58%) NetApp
13 12 (15.58%) UNIX
13 12 (15.58%) J2EE
13 12 (15.58%) Oracle
14 11 (14.29%) Web Services
14 11 (14.29%) Citrix

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (16.88%) WebSphere
2 10 (12.99%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (6.49%) JBoss
3 5 (6.49%) WebLogic
3 5 (6.49%) OpenStack
4 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.90%) Lync
6 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.60%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.60%) iPlanet
6 2 (2.60%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.60%) Apache
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.30%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Temenos T24
1 10 (12.99%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.78%) Cloud Computing
1 16 (20.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (14.29%) PaaS
3 11 (14.29%) IaaS
4 9 (11.69%) SaaS
5 5 (6.49%) Terremark
5 5 (6.49%) Google Apps
6 2 (2.60%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.58%) SAN
2 10 (12.99%) NAS
3 8 (10.39%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (10.39%) Internet
4 7 (9.09%) WAN
4 7 (9.09%) LAN
4 7 (9.09%) Firewall
5 5 (6.49%) Ethernet
6 4 (5.19%) VLAN
6 4 (5.19%) DNS
7 3 (3.90%) HTTPS
7 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.60%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.60%) HTTP
8 2 (2.60%) SSL
9 1 (1.30%) PBX
9 1 (1.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.39%) DB2
2 7 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.19%) Big Data
3 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.30%) MySQL
5 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Rational Application Developer
2 7 (9.09%) Maven
3 6 (7.79%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.79%) Hudson
3 6 (7.79%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.19%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.30%) Subversion
General
1 32 (41.56%) Finance
2 19 (24.68%) Retail
3 11 (14.29%) Banking
4 3 (3.90%) Law
5 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.30%) Legal
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.88%) Middleware
2 12 (15.58%) J2EE
3 11 (14.29%) Web Services
4 8 (10.39%) HTML
4 8 (10.39%) EJB
4 8 (10.39%) CSS
4 8 (10.39%) JSP
4 8 (10.39%) Servlets
5 6 (7.79%) .NET
6 5 (6.49%) COM
6 5 (6.49%) LAMP
6 5 (6.49%) RESTful
7 3 (3.90%) JMS
7 3 (3.90%) XML
7 3 (3.90%) Hibernate
7 3 (3.90%) Spring
7 3 (3.90%) Ajax
7 3 (3.90%) Spring Security
7 3 (3.90%) GWT
8 2 (2.60%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (11.69%) Replication
3 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.49%) CMDB
5 4 (5.19%) iPad
6 2 (2.60%) Open Source
6 2 (2.60%) PKI
7 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.30%) Economics
7 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 27 (35.06%) Windows
2 19 (24.68%) Linux
3 12 (15.58%) UNIX
4 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.19%) Android
7 2 (2.60%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.30%) Solaris
8 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.30%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.57%) Migration
2 19 (24.68%) UML
3 18 (23.38%) MVC
4 15 (19.48%) Product Management
4 15 (19.48%) Use Case
5 11 (14.29%) DevOps
6 10 (12.99%) Waterfall
7 8 (10.39%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (10.39%) Change Management
7 8 (10.39%) Data Modelling
7 8 (10.39%) SOA
7 8 (10.39%) E-Commerce
8 7 (9.09%) ITIL
8 7 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (9.09%) Data Protection
8 7 (9.09%) Capacity Management
9 6 (7.79%) Data Migration
9 6 (7.79%) Network Design
9 6 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (6.49%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.08%) Java
1 17 (22.08%) SQL
2 9 (11.69%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.19%) Ruby
4 2 (2.60%) C#
4 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.30%) Jython
5 1 (1.30%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 6 (7.79%) Degree
1 6 (7.79%) IBM Certification
2 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.60%) CCNP
2 2 (2.60%) CCDP
3 1 (1.30%) CISSP
3 1 (1.30%) MCSE
3 1 (1.30%) MCP
3 1 (1.30%) CISM
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 17 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 9 (11.69%) Hyper-V
4 7 (9.09%) NFS
4 7 (9.09%) VMware ESX
5 6 (7.79%) SRDF
5 6 (7.79%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 6 (7.79%) XenApp
6 4 (5.19%) vSphere
6 4 (5.19%) vCloud
7 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.30%) Firmware
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (14.29%) Puppet
1 11 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (9.09%) Tivoli
3 5 (6.49%) SCCM
4 2 (2.60%) SCOM
4 2 (2.60%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 25 (32.47%) VMware
2 22 (28.57%) HP
3 21 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 16 (20.78%) Cisco
5 14 (18.18%) IBM
6 13 (16.88%) EMC
7 12 (15.58%) NetApp
7 12 (15.58%) Oracle
8 11 (14.29%) Citrix
9 8 (10.39%) Brocade
10 7 (9.09%) Hitachi
10 7 (9.09%) BMC
11 6 (7.79%) Fujitsu
12 5 (6.49%) SAP
12 5 (6.49%) CA
12 5 (6.49%) Google
12 5 (6.49%) Rackspace
13 4 (5.19%) hybris
14 2 (2.60%) Nintex
14 2 (2.60%) CollabNet
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