The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 60 72 44
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.23% 0.65% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 0.68% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £77,500 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.35% -29.16%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
Technical 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
481 585 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 98.97% 95.59% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 350 454 217
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Watford

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) IaaS
2 5 (83.33%) Coaching
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) ProCurve
2 5 (83.33%) Visualisation
2 5 (83.33%) PaaS
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Change Management
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) VMS
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) BMC PATROL

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) IaaS
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) PaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Visualisation
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) VMS
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Coaching
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (16.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) ProCurve
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) NetIQ
3 1 (16.67%) BMC