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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Architect
Rank 72 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Architect 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.33% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
576 365 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 94.58% 98.38% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 429 283 319
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 (70.59%) Microsoft
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (70.59%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (58.82%) Migration
3 9 (52.94%) VMware
3 9 (52.94%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (52.94%) PaaS
3 9 (52.94%) IaaS
4 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (41.18%) Web Services
5 7 (41.18%) SaaS
6 6 (35.29%) .NET
6 6 (35.29%) EMC
6 6 (35.29%) NetApp
6 6 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (29.41%) Java
7 5 (29.41%) COM
7 5 (29.41%) UML
7 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
7 5 (29.41%) SOA
7 5 (29.41%) LAN
7 5 (29.41%) WAN
7 5 (29.41%) Ethernet
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco
7 5 (29.41%) IBM
7 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
7 5 (29.41%) HP
7 5 (29.41%) Citrix
7 5 (29.41%) BMC
7 5 (29.41%) CA

Cloud Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (29.41%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (70.59%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (52.94%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (52.94%) PaaS
2 9 (52.94%) IaaS
3 7 (41.18%) SaaS
4 5 (29.41%) Terremark
4 5 (29.41%) Google Apps
5 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) LAN
1 5 (29.41%) WAN
1 5 (29.41%) Ethernet
1 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) NAS
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Web Services
2 6 (35.29%) .NET
3 5 (29.41%) COM
3 5 (29.41%) LAMP
3 5 (29.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) CMDB
2 1 (5.88%) Open Source
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Migration
2 5 (29.41%) Data Management
2 5 (29.41%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (29.41%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (29.41%) Use Case
2 5 (29.41%) UML
2 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
2 5 (29.41%) SOA
2 5 (29.41%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) Change Management
2 5 (29.41%) E-business
2 5 (29.41%) Financial Analysis
2 5 (29.41%) Technical Analysis
2 5 (29.41%) DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
3 2 (11.76%) Service Management
3 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) XenApp
3 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
4 2 (11.76%) vSphere
4 2 (11.76%) vCloud
4 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (29.41%) Tivoli
2 5 (29.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) NetApp
3 6 (35.29%) EMC
4 5 (29.41%) Citrix
4 5 (29.41%) BMC
4 5 (29.41%) CA
4 5 (29.41%) HP
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco
4 5 (29.41%) IBM
4 5 (29.41%) Rackspace
4 5 (29.41%) Google
5 1 (5.88%) Brocade