The table below looks at the statistics for the Cloud 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 Cloud Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Architect
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Architect 18 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.31% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.37% - -
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 0
Average salary £100,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £100,000 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -
Cloud 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
534 357 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 98.34% 93.21% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 385 282 234
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Cloud Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Architect in the job title across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Cloud Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Cloud Architect
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Architect across the Watford region.

Cloud Architect Salary Trend in Watford

Cloud Architect
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Architect across the Watford region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Cloud Architect Salary Histogram in Watford

Cloud Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Cloud 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 Cloud Architect in their job title.

1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 12 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (50.00%) VMware
4 8 (44.44%) Migration
4 8 (44.44%) .NET
4 8 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (38.89%) IaaS
5 7 (38.89%) Web Services
5 7 (38.89%) PaaS
5 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (38.89%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (33.33%) Finance
6 6 (33.33%) EMC
6 6 (33.33%) NetApp
6 6 (33.33%) DevOps
7 5 (27.78%) Google Apps
7 5 (27.78%) OpenStack
7 5 (27.78%) Rackspace
7 5 (27.78%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (27.78%) BMC
7 5 (27.78%) CA
7 5 (27.78%) Citrix
7 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
7 5 (27.78%) HP
7 5 (27.78%) Tivoli
7 5 (27.78%) Project Management
7 5 (27.78%) Change Management
7 5 (27.78%) E-business
7 5 (27.78%) Firewall

Cloud Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Cloud 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 Cloud Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) OpenStack
2 3 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 12 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (38.89%) IaaS
3 7 (38.89%) PaaS
3 7 (38.89%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (27.78%) Google Apps
4 5 (27.78%) SaaS
5 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
1 5 (27.78%) LAN
1 5 (27.78%) WAN
1 5 (27.78%) Ethernet
2 2 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.56%) NAS
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) .NET
2 7 (38.89%) Web Services
3 5 (27.78%) COM
3 5 (27.78%) LAMP
3 5 (27.78%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) CMDB
2 3 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Economics
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Migration
2 6 (33.33%) DevOps
3 5 (27.78%) Technical Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) Project Management
3 5 (27.78%) Change Management
3 5 (27.78%) E-business
3 5 (27.78%) UML
3 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
3 5 (27.78%) SOA
3 5 (27.78%) Data Management
3 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (27.78%) Use Case
3 5 (27.78%) Financial Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) XenApp
3 3 (16.67%) vCloud
4 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (27.78%) Tivoli
2 5 (27.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) EMC
3 6 (33.33%) NetApp
4 5 (27.78%) Rackspace
4 5 (27.78%) BMC
4 5 (27.78%) CA
4 5 (27.78%) Citrix
4 5 (27.78%) HP
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco
4 5 (27.78%) IBM
4 5 (27.78%) Google
5 1 (5.56%) Brocade