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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 34 39 47
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 43 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.81% 4.77% 2.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.11% 4.96% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 4
Average salary £75,000 £64,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -5.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £70,000 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
605 363 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 95.88% 96.29% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 457 284 297
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £56,750
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 25 November 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Watford

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 34 (40.48%) Finance
2 32 (38.10%) VMware
3 31 (36.90%) Microsoft
4 27 (32.14%) Windows
4 27 (32.14%) HP
5 25 (29.76%) Migration
5 25 (29.76%) Linux
6 24 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (27.38%) Cisco
8 21 (25.00%) Retail
9 20 (23.81%) UML
9 20 (23.81%) SQL
10 18 (21.43%) Java
11 17 (20.24%) PaaS
11 17 (20.24%) IaaS
12 16 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
12 16 (19.05%) IBM
13 15 (17.86%) ITIL
13 15 (17.86%) Change Management
13 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
14 14 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
14 14 (16.67%) WebSphere
14 14 (16.67%) Firewall
14 14 (16.67%) Active Directory
14 14 (16.67%) UNIX
14 14 (16.67%) Oracle
14 14 (16.67%) LAN
14 14 (16.67%) WAN
14 14 (16.67%) DevOps
15 13 (15.48%) J2EE

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 11 (13.10%) WebSphere Application Server
2 11 (13.10%) Lync
3 6 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 6 (7.14%) IIS
3 6 (7.14%) JBoss
4 5 (5.95%) OpenStack
5 4 (4.76%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.76%) MS Exchange
6 3 (3.57%) Apache
6 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.57%) GlassFish
6 3 (3.57%) iPlanet
6 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.57%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (2.38%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 7 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.38%) MS Office
3 1 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Temenos T24
1 3 (3.57%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.24%) PaaS
1 17 (20.24%) IaaS
2 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (15.48%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (9.52%) SaaS
6 5 (5.95%) Terremark
6 5 (5.95%) Google Apps
7 3 (3.57%) GitHub
8 2 (2.38%) Office 365
9 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.67%) WAN
1 14 (16.67%) LAN
1 14 (16.67%) Firewall
2 11 (13.10%) SAN
3 9 (10.71%) Internet
3 9 (10.71%) NAS
4 7 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (5.95%) Ethernet
6 4 (4.76%) HTTP
6 4 (4.76%) DNS
7 3 (3.57%) HTTPS
7 3 (3.57%) SSL
7 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.57%) VLAN
8 2 (2.38%) Network Security
8 2 (2.38%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.19%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 8 (9.52%) DB2
2 3 (3.57%) Big Data
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (9.52%) Maven
1 8 (9.52%) Rational Application Developer
2 7 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.33%) Hudson
3 4 (4.76%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.19%) Subversion
General
1 34 (40.48%) Finance
2 21 (25.00%) Retail
3 5 (5.95%) Banking
4 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.57%) Law
6 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.48%) J2EE
2 12 (14.29%) Web Services
3 11 (13.10%) .NET
4 8 (9.52%) HTML
4 8 (9.52%) EJB
4 8 (9.52%) CSS
4 8 (9.52%) JSP
4 8 (9.52%) Servlets
5 7 (8.33%) Middleware
6 5 (5.95%) LAMP
6 5 (5.95%) COM
6 5 (5.95%) RESTful
7 3 (3.57%) GWT
7 3 (3.57%) Ajax
7 3 (3.57%) Spring Security
7 3 (3.57%) Hibernate
7 3 (3.57%) Spring
7 3 (3.57%) XML
7 3 (3.57%) JMS
8 2 (2.38%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.52%) Replication
3 7 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 7 (8.33%) Open Source
4 5 (5.95%) CMDB
5 4 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.38%) Clustering
7 1 (1.19%) Economics
7 1 (1.19%) PKI
7 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 27 (32.14%) Windows
2 25 (29.76%) Linux
3 14 (16.67%) UNIX
4 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.57%) Solaris
7 2 (2.38%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (2.38%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.38%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.19%) zOS
8 1 (1.19%) AIX
8 1 (1.19%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.76%) Migration
2 20 (23.81%) UML
3 15 (17.86%) ITIL
3 15 (17.86%) Change Management
4 14 (16.67%) DevOps
5 11 (13.10%) MVC
6 9 (10.71%) Use Case
7 8 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 8 (9.52%) Data Modelling
7 8 (9.52%) SOA
8 7 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (8.33%) Information Security
8 7 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (7.14%) Project Management
9 6 (7.14%) Capacity Management
10 5 (5.95%) Financial Analysis
10 5 (5.95%) Data Migration
10 5 (5.95%) Data Protection
10 5 (5.95%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.81%) SQL
2 18 (21.43%) Java
3 9 (10.71%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.76%) Ruby
5 2 (2.38%) C#
5 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.38%) Jython
Qualifications
1 9 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (8.33%) CCNA
2 7 (8.33%) Degree
3 5 (5.95%) IBM Certification
4 2 (2.38%) CCDP
4 2 (2.38%) CCNP
4 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.19%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.19%) MCP
5 1 (1.19%) MCSE
System Software
1 24 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 13 (15.48%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.33%) XenApp
5 6 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 6 (7.14%) NFS
6 5 (5.95%) vCloud
6 5 (5.95%) SRDF
6 5 (5.95%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 4 (4.76%) vSphere
8 2 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (2.38%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.19%) MetaFrame
9 1 (1.19%) Firmware
9 1 (1.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 16 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (14.29%) Puppet
3 8 (9.52%) Tivoli
3 8 (9.52%) SCCM
4 3 (3.57%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (1.19%) SCOM
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (1.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 32 (38.10%) VMware
2 31 (36.90%) Microsoft
3 27 (32.14%) HP
4 23 (27.38%) Cisco
5 16 (19.05%) IBM
6 14 (16.67%) Oracle
7 13 (15.48%) EMC
8 12 (14.29%) Citrix
9 11 (13.10%) NetApp
10 9 (10.71%) Red Hat
11 8 (9.52%) BMC
12 7 (8.33%) CheckPoint
12 7 (8.33%) Hitachi
12 7 (8.33%) Brocade
12 7 (8.33%) ProCurve
13 5 (5.95%) Fujitsu
13 5 (5.95%) Google
13 5 (5.95%) Rackspace
13 5 (5.95%) CA
14 4 (4.76%) SAP
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Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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