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

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 31 46 47
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 28 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.18% 4.31% 4.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.34% 4.32% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 13
Average salary £80,000 £67,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% +17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £61,750 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £80,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.43%
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
524 532 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.86% 99.63% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 440 406 453
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Watford

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 15 (34.88%) Oracle
2 13 (30.23%) VMware
3 12 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (25.58%) Public Cloud
4 11 (25.58%) Finance
4 11 (25.58%) Retail
5 10 (23.26%) Unix
5 10 (23.26%) SQL
6 9 (20.93%) Java
6 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
6 9 (20.93%) TOGAF
7 8 (18.60%) Information Security
7 8 (18.60%) Internet
7 8 (18.60%) Perl
7 8 (18.60%) J2EE
7 8 (18.60%) Windows
7 8 (18.60%) DB2
7 8 (18.60%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (18.60%) Threat Analysis
8 7 (16.28%) Hyper-V
8 7 (16.28%) Rational Application Developer
8 7 (16.28%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (16.28%) HTML
8 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
8 7 (16.28%) EJB
8 7 (16.28%) CSS
8 7 (16.28%) JSP
8 7 (16.28%) Servlets

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 7 (16.28%) WebSphere
1 7 (16.28%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.33%) Drupal
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Magento
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (11.63%) PaaS
4 4 (9.30%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (6.98%) Office 365
6 1 (2.33%) IaaS
6 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) Internet
2 7 (16.28%) Firewall
3 4 (9.30%) LAN
3 4 (9.30%) WAN
4 3 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (6.98%) VPN
5 2 (4.65%) Network Security
6 1 (2.33%) MPLS
6 1 (2.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) DB2
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Exadata
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle9i Database
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.65%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (2.33%) Ant
2 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) Subversion
2 1 (2.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
1 11 (25.58%) Retail
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) J2EE
2 7 (16.28%) CSS
2 7 (16.28%) EJB
2 7 (16.28%) HTML
2 7 (16.28%) JSP
2 7 (16.28%) Servlets
3 4 (9.30%) Middleware
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (2.33%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (2.33%) JMS
4 1 (2.33%) JSON
4 1 (2.33%) RESTful
4 1 (2.33%) SOAP
4 1 (2.33%) Web Services
4 1 (2.33%) XML
4 1 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Public Cloud
2 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.30%) Private Cloud
4 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.65%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Unix
2 8 (18.60%) Windows
3 7 (16.28%) Linux
4 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.65%) AIX
7 1 (2.33%) HPUX
7 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
1 9 (20.93%) TOGAF
2 8 (18.60%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (18.60%) Information Security
2 8 (18.60%) Threat Analysis
3 7 (16.28%) MVC
3 7 (16.28%) UML
4 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
5 5 (11.63%) High Availability
5 5 (11.63%) ITIL
5 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
5 5 (11.63%) Project Management
6 4 (9.30%) Database Mirroring
6 4 (9.30%) DevOps
6 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (9.30%) Service Management
6 4 (9.30%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (9.30%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (6.98%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) SQL
2 9 (20.93%) Java
3 8 (18.60%) Perl
4 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
5 4 (9.30%) VB
5 4 (9.30%) VBScript
6 1 (2.33%) PHP
6 1 (2.33%) Python
6 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) CISM
1 5 (11.63%) CISSP
2 2 (4.65%) CCNP
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) COBIT
1 5 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (11.63%) PCI DSS
1 5 (11.63%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 12 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (16.28%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.63%) vSphere
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Data Guard
2 3 (6.98%) SCCM
3 1 (2.33%) Ansible
3 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Oracle
2 13 (30.23%) VMware
3 7 (16.28%) IBM
4 6 (13.95%) Cisco
4 6 (13.95%) NetApp
5 4 (9.30%) 3PAR
5 4 (9.30%) SAP
6 3 (6.98%) Citrix
6 3 (6.98%) EMC
6 3 (6.98%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.33%) Anaplan
7 1 (2.33%) Dell
7 1 (2.33%) Hitachi
7 1 (2.33%) HP
7 1 (2.33%) Hyperion
7 1 (2.33%) Juniper
7 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.33%) Siebel
7 1 (2.33%) Sybase
7 1 (2.33%) Symantec
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £55000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
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