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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 43 45 44
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 23 29 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.25% 5.03% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.30% 5.23% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 3
Average salary £67,500 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% -11.53%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+6.12% +2.08%
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
535 554 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 98.89% 96.18% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 413 447 252
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 1 May 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Watford

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 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 24 (40.68%) Finance
2 23 (38.98%) VMware
3 20 (33.90%) Windows
4 19 (32.20%) Microsoft
5 17 (28.81%) Product Management
6 16 (27.12%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (27.12%) Retail
7 15 (25.42%) HP
8 14 (23.73%) Linux
8 14 (23.73%) MVC
9 13 (22.03%) Cisco
9 13 (22.03%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (18.64%) Banking
10 11 (18.64%) SQL
10 11 (18.64%) Migration
11 10 (16.95%) Middleware
11 10 (16.95%) Temenos T24
11 10 (16.95%) Use Case
11 10 (16.95%) Waterfall
11 10 (16.95%) Finacle
12 9 (15.25%) PaaS
12 9 (15.25%) Hyper-V
12 9 (15.25%) UNIX
12 9 (15.25%) SAN
13 8 (13.56%) IBM
13 8 (13.56%) WAN
13 8 (13.56%) LAN
13 8 (13.56%) Java
13 8 (13.56%) IaaS
14 7 (11.86%) Coaching

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 7 (11.86%) WebSphere
2 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.78%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (6.78%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (5.08%) Lync
4 3 (5.08%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.08%) JBoss
5 2 (3.39%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (3.39%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.69%) Drupal
6 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.69%) Apache
6 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.69%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Temenos T24
1 10 (16.95%) Finacle
2 2 (3.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) PaaS
2 8 (13.56%) IaaS
3 7 (11.86%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (11.86%) Office 365
4 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (5.08%) SaaS
7 1 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) SAN
2 8 (13.56%) WAN
2 8 (13.56%) LAN
3 6 (10.17%) Firewall
3 6 (10.17%) NAS
4 5 (8.47%) Internet
5 4 (6.78%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (5.08%) VLAN
6 3 (5.08%) PBX
6 3 (5.08%) DNS
7 2 (3.39%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.69%) Intranet
8 1 (1.69%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.69%) LDAP
8 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (8.47%) DB2
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.08%) Big Data
5 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Rational Application Developer
2 2 (3.39%) Subversion
3 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.69%) Maven
3 1 (1.69%) Ant
General
1 24 (40.68%) Finance
2 16 (27.12%) Retail
3 11 (18.64%) Banking
4 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
5 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.39%) Electronics
6 2 (3.39%) Legal
6 2 (3.39%) Marketing
7 1 (1.69%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.95%) Middleware
2 7 (11.86%) 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%) GWT
5 3 (5.08%) Spring Security
5 3 (5.08%) Hibernate
5 3 (5.08%) Spring
5 3 (5.08%) Ajax
5 3 (5.08%) JMS
5 3 (5.08%) XML
6 1 (1.69%) Backbone.js
6 1 (1.69%) HTML5
6 1 (1.69%) Java EE
6 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (10.17%) Replication
2 6 (10.17%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.47%) Visualisation
3 5 (8.47%) iPad
3 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.78%) Public Cloud
4 4 (6.78%) PKI
4 4 (6.78%) Open Source
5 3 (5.08%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (3.39%) DTV
7 1 (1.69%) IPTV
7 1 (1.69%) Chromecast
7 1 (1.69%) Apple TV
7 1 (1.69%) PlayStation
7 1 (1.69%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (1.69%) Xbox
7 1 (1.69%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.69%) STB
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.90%) Windows
2 14 (23.73%) Linux
3 9 (15.25%) UNIX
4 6 (10.17%) Android
5 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.69%) AIX
6 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) Product Management
2 14 (23.73%) MVC
3 11 (18.64%) Migration
4 10 (16.95%) Use Case
4 10 (16.95%) Waterfall
5 7 (11.86%) Coaching
5 7 (11.86%) ITIL
5 7 (11.86%) UML
6 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
6 6 (10.17%) Information Security
6 6 (10.17%) Data Protection
7 5 (8.47%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (8.47%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (8.47%) Change Management
7 5 (8.47%) Network Design
8 4 (6.78%) Workflow
8 4 (6.78%) Performance Testing
8 4 (6.78%) Data Migration
8 4 (6.78%) Capacity Management
9 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.64%) SQL
2 8 (13.56%) Java
3 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.69%) Erlang
4 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.69%) Jython
4 1 (1.69%) Python
4 1 (1.69%) Perl
4 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (8.47%) CCNA
2 4 (6.78%) IBM Certification
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.08%) MCSE
4 2 (3.39%) MCITP
5 1 (1.69%) Degree
5 1 (1.69%) CISM
5 1 (1.69%) CISSP
5 1 (1.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 16 (27.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (15.25%) Hyper-V
3 6 (10.17%) vSphere
4 5 (8.47%) vCloud
5 4 (6.78%) NFS
5 4 (6.78%) SRDF
5 4 (6.78%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 3 (5.08%) VMware ESX
6 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.69%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) SCCM
2 4 (6.78%) SCOM
3 1 (1.69%) Puppet
3 1 (1.69%) vMotion
3 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (38.98%) VMware
2 19 (32.20%) Microsoft
3 15 (25.42%) HP
4 13 (22.03%) Cisco
5 8 (13.56%) IBM
6 7 (11.86%) SAP
7 5 (8.47%) ProCurve
7 5 (8.47%) Brocade
7 5 (8.47%) Red Hat
7 5 (8.47%) CheckPoint
7 5 (8.47%) Hitachi
7 5 (8.47%) EMC
7 5 (8.47%) Oracle
8 4 (6.78%) NetApp
8 4 (6.78%) Metastorm
8 4 (6.78%) Nintex
8 4 (6.78%) Fujitsu
9 3 (5.08%) Citrix
10 1 (1.69%) hybris
10 1 (1.69%) Roku
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