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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Architect
Rank 63 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Architect 12 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.20% 0.65% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 0.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Average salary £70,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £70,750 £56,500
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +25.22%
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
540 595 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 98.90% 96.12% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 398 452 215
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 11 (84.62%) VMware
1 11 (84.62%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (76.92%) Data Centre
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 7 (53.85%) SAN
5 7 (53.85%) Linux
5 7 (53.85%) IBM
5 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
5 7 (53.85%) NAS
5 7 (53.85%) vCloud
5 7 (53.85%) OpenStack
6 6 (46.15%) IaaS
6 6 (46.15%) Clustering
6 6 (46.15%) Windows
7 5 (38.46%) Web Services
7 5 (38.46%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (30.77%) Migration
8 4 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (30.77%) BMC
9 3 (23.08%) ITIL
9 3 (23.08%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (23.08%) iSCSI
9 3 (23.08%) Replication
9 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
9 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (23.08%) vMotion
9 3 (23.08%) Public Cloud

Cloud Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 7 (53.85%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 11 (84.62%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (46.15%) IaaS
4 4 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
5 1 (7.69%) PaaS
5 1 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) SAN
1 7 (53.85%) NAS
2 3 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (23.08%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) WAP
2 1 (7.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Data Centre
2 6 (46.15%) Clustering
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (23.08%) Replication
3 3 (23.08%) Public Cloud
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (7.69%) Converged Infrastructure
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
2 7 (53.85%) vCloud
3 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
4 2 (15.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) BMC PATROL
1 3 (23.08%) vMotion
2 2 (15.38%) SCCM
3 1 (7.69%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) IBM
4 4 (30.77%) BMC
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
Watford
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + WFH
Posted: 13 days ago