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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 26 29 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 39 48 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.83% 7.86% 3.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.93% 8.22% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 5
Average salary £70,000 £57,500 £63,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -8.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £33,000 £61,200
10% offered a salary of more than £91,000 £73,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +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
492 584 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 98.80% 95.58% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 360 457 220
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Watford

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 29 (43.94%) VMware
2 28 (42.42%) Microsoft
3 26 (39.39%) Windows
4 23 (34.85%) Finance
5 22 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (27.27%) Data Centre
6 18 (27.27%) Linux
7 17 (25.76%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (24.24%) Hyper-V
9 15 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (21.21%) Product Management
10 14 (21.21%) Retail
11 13 (19.70%) SQL
11 13 (19.70%) IaaS
12 12 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (18.18%) HP
12 12 (18.18%) Migration
12 12 (18.18%) Firewall
12 12 (18.18%) IBM
13 11 (16.67%) SAN
13 11 (16.67%) UNIX
14 10 (15.15%) NAS
14 10 (15.15%) ITIL
14 10 (15.15%) MVC
14 10 (15.15%) Information Security
15 9 (13.64%) Banking
15 9 (13.64%) SAP
15 9 (13.64%) vCloud
15 9 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
15 9 (13.64%) Public Cloud

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
1 5 (7.58%) OpenStack
2 4 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (6.06%) Apache
3 3 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (4.55%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.03%) Drupal
4 2 (3.03%) Lync
4 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.03%) MQSeries
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Temenos T24
1 7 (10.61%) Finacle
2 2 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (25.76%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (19.70%) IaaS
4 8 (12.12%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (10.61%) PaaS
5 7 (10.61%) Office 365
6 4 (6.06%) SaaS
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) Firewall
2 11 (16.67%) SAN
3 10 (15.15%) NAS
4 7 (10.61%) LAN
4 7 (10.61%) WAN
5 5 (7.58%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (6.06%) iSCSI
6 4 (6.06%) Internet
7 2 (3.03%) PBX
7 2 (3.03%) Unified Communications
7 2 (3.03%) VLAN
7 2 (3.03%) Network Security
8 1 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.52%) VPN
8 1 (1.52%) DNS
8 1 (1.52%) LDAP
8 1 (1.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) DB2
2 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.03%) MySQL
5 1 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Rational Application Developer
2 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.03%) Ant
2 2 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 23 (34.85%) Finance
2 14 (21.21%) Retail
3 9 (13.64%) Banking
4 7 (10.61%) Telecoms
5 5 (7.58%) Manufacturing
6 3 (4.55%) Games
7 2 (3.03%) Electronics
7 2 (3.03%) Legal
7 2 (3.03%) Marketing
8 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) Middleware
2 5 (7.58%) HTML
3 4 (6.06%) Web Services
3 4 (6.06%) SAP PI
4 3 (4.55%) J2EE
4 3 (4.55%) EJB
4 3 (4.55%) CSS
4 3 (4.55%) JSP
4 3 (4.55%) Servlets
5 2 (3.03%) COM
5 2 (3.03%) HTML5
6 1 (1.52%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 12 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (13.64%) Public Cloud
4 7 (10.61%) Clustering
5 6 (9.09%) Replication
6 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (7.58%) Visualisation
6 5 (7.58%) iPad
6 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
7 4 (6.06%) PKI
7 4 (6.06%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (3.03%) STB
8 2 (3.03%) Xbox
8 2 (3.03%) Over-the-Top Content
8 2 (3.03%) IPTV
8 2 (3.03%) Blog
8 2 (3.03%) FMCG
8 2 (3.03%) Streaming Video
8 2 (3.03%) DTV
8 2 (3.03%) Chromecast
Operating Systems
1 26 (39.39%) Windows
2 18 (27.27%) Linux
3 11 (16.67%) UNIX
4 7 (10.61%) Android
5 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.03%) VMS
6 2 (3.03%) AIX
7 1 (1.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) Product Management
2 12 (18.18%) Migration
3 10 (15.15%) Information Security
3 10 (15.15%) ITIL
3 10 (15.15%) MVC
4 9 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (12.12%) Open Source
6 7 (10.61%) Waterfall
6 7 (10.61%) SDLC
6 7 (10.61%) Use Case
7 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 6 (9.09%) Converged Infrastructure
8 5 (7.58%) Coaching
8 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (7.58%) Change Management
8 5 (7.58%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (7.58%) Network Design
8 5 (7.58%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (6.06%) Data Protection
9 4 (6.06%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.70%) SQL
2 7 (10.61%) Java
3 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.03%) Perl
4 2 (3.03%) PHP
4 2 (3.03%) Python
4 2 (3.03%) Jython
4 2 (3.03%) Ruby
5 1 (1.52%) Erlang
5 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.52%) VBScript
5 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) CCNA
1 5 (7.58%) CISSP
1 5 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (7.58%) CISM
2 2 (3.03%) MCITP
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.03%) IBM Certification
2 2 (3.03%) MCSE
3 1 (1.52%) Degree
3 1 (1.52%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 22 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (24.24%) Hyper-V
3 9 (13.64%) vCloud
4 7 (10.61%) VMware ESX
5 6 (9.09%) vSphere
6 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
7 2 (3.03%) SRDF
7 2 (3.03%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (1.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.52%) Samba
8 1 (1.52%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) SCCM
2 5 (7.58%) vMotion
3 4 (6.06%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (6.06%) SCOM
4 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.03%) Puppet
5 2 (3.03%) Ansible
6 1 (1.52%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 29 (43.94%) VMware
2 28 (42.42%) Microsoft
3 12 (18.18%) HP
3 12 (18.18%) IBM
4 9 (13.64%) SAP
5 8 (12.12%) Cisco
6 6 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 5 (7.58%) CheckPoint
7 5 (7.58%) BMC
7 5 (7.58%) Oracle
7 5 (7.58%) ProCurve
8 4 (6.06%) Nintex
8 4 (6.06%) Metastorm
9 3 (4.55%) EMC
9 3 (4.55%) Citrix
9 3 (4.55%) NetApp
10 2 (3.03%) Hitachi
10 2 (3.03%) NetIQ
10 2 (3.03%) Apple
10 2 (3.03%) Roku
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