The median annual salary for a Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Architect
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 73 88
Rank change year-on-year +29 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 106 91 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.76% 3.47% 3.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.94% 3.62% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 84 76 61
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £66,750 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +2.69% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2145 2511 2342
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.36% 95.84% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1815 2077 1888
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire that featured Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Hertfordshire

Architect
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Architect in Hertfordshire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Hertfordshire

Architect
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +12 41 £65,000 -23.52% 1
Hemel Hempstead 0 13 £82,500 +26.92%
St Albans -2 12 £67,500 +12.50% 1
Kings Langley - 6 £70,000 -
Berkhamsted - 5 £70,000 -
Hatfield +27 3 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Stevenage -5 3 - - 1
Royston - 3 £65,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -4 2 £59,258 -20.98%
Rickmansworth -5 1 £80,000 +25.00%
Architect
East of England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 54 (28.27%) Finance
2 50 (26.18%) Oracle
3 49 (25.65%) TOGAF
4 42 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (16.23%) Presales
6 27 (14.14%) .NET
6 27 (14.14%) Zachman Framework
7 25 (13.09%) SQL
8 24 (12.57%) Information Security
9 22 (11.52%) Middleware
9 22 (11.52%) Linux
9 22 (11.52%) Data Warehouse
9 22 (11.52%) Microsoft
9 22 (11.52%) Analytics
10 21 (10.99%) Cisco
10 21 (10.99%) Enterprise Architecture
10 21 (10.99%) Data Architecture
11 19 (9.95%) IT Strategy
11 19 (9.95%) Microsoft Azure
12 18 (9.42%) Data Modelling
12 18 (9.42%) SOA
12 18 (9.42%) C#
13 17 (8.90%) Java
13 17 (8.90%) ITIL
13 17 (8.90%) Teradata
13 17 (8.90%) Data Analytics
14 16 (8.38%) MVC
14 16 (8.38%) Amazon AWS
15 15 (7.85%) Retail
15 15 (7.85%) Stakeholder Management

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.66%) WebLogic
2 6 (3.14%) CMS
2 6 (3.14%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (2.62%) Alfresco
3 5 (2.62%) Captiva
3 5 (2.62%) Documentum
4 4 (2.09%) NServiceBus
5 3 (1.57%) EPiServer
5 3 (1.57%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.52%) Apache
7 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.52%) JBoss
7 1 (0.52%) Liferay
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.52%) SAS
7 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.52%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 6 (3.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.09%) MS Office
3 3 (1.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.57%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (1.57%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.66%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (3.14%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.52%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (8.38%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.71%) SuccessFactors
4 5 (2.62%) Office 365
4 5 (2.62%) SaaS
5 4 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.09%) IaaS
5 4 (2.09%) PaaS
6 2 (1.05%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (1.05%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (1.05%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.52%) Force.com
7 1 (0.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.81%) Firewall
2 7 (3.66%) LAN
2 7 (3.66%) Network Security
2 7 (3.66%) WAN
3 5 (2.62%) SAN
4 4 (2.09%) VPN
5 3 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.57%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.52%) BGP
6 1 (0.52%) FTP
6 1 (0.52%) Internet
6 1 (0.52%) MPLS
6 1 (0.52%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.52%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (7.33%) SQL Server
3 12 (6.28%) MySQL
4 11 (5.76%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.14%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.14%) QlikView
5 6 (3.14%) RDBMS
5 6 (3.14%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.62%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.05%) Big Data
7 2 (1.05%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.52%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.52%) DataStage
8 1 (0.52%) DB2
8 1 (0.52%) GIS
8 1 (0.52%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.52%) Redis
8 1 (0.52%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.62%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.09%) SpecFlow
3 3 (1.57%) Axure RP
3 3 (1.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.52%) JIRA
5 1 (0.52%) Moq
5 1 (0.52%) NUnit
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 54 (28.27%) Finance
2 15 (7.85%) Retail
3 14 (7.33%) Banking
4 6 (3.14%) Marketing
5 4 (2.09%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.05%) Advertising
6 2 (1.05%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (14.14%) .NET
2 22 (11.52%) Middleware
3 12 (6.28%) Web Services
4 11 (5.76%) AngularJS
4 11 (5.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (5.76%) HTML
5 10 (5.24%) ASP.NET
6 7 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (3.66%) CSS
6 7 (3.66%) LINQ
7 6 (3.14%) jQuery
8 5 (2.62%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (2.09%) HTML5
9 4 (2.09%) REST
9 4 (2.09%) Spring
10 3 (1.57%) MSMQ
10 3 (1.57%) React
11 2 (1.05%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (1.05%) NancyFx
11 2 (1.05%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.33%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.24%) Data Centre
3 8 (4.19%) Virtual Team
4 5 (2.62%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.62%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.09%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.57%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.57%) SWIFT
6 3 (1.57%) User Experience
7 2 (1.05%) Biotechnology
7 2 (1.05%) Fintech
7 2 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.52%) Pharmacovigilance
8 1 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.52%) Linux
2 10 (5.24%) Unix
3 8 (4.19%) Windows
4 7 (3.66%) Solaris
5 2 (1.05%) OpenVMS
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (25.65%) TOGAF
2 42 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (16.23%) Presales
4 27 (14.14%) Zachman Framework
5 24 (12.57%) Information Security
6 22 (11.52%) Analytics
7 21 (10.99%) Data Architecture
7 21 (10.99%) Enterprise Architecture
8 19 (9.95%) IT Strategy
9 18 (9.42%) Data Modelling
9 18 (9.42%) SOA
10 17 (8.90%) Data Analytics
10 17 (8.90%) ITIL
11 16 (8.38%) MVC
12 15 (7.85%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (6.81%) Microservices
14 12 (6.28%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (6.28%) Customer Requirements
15 11 (5.76%) CRM
16 10 (5.24%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 25 (13.09%) SQL
2 18 (9.42%) C#
3 17 (8.90%) Java
4 12 (6.28%) JavaScript
5 9 (4.71%) R
6 8 (4.19%) Python
7 5 (2.62%) PHP
7 5 (2.62%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.05%) C++
8 2 (1.05%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.52%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.52%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 11 (5.76%) Degree
2 8 (4.19%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (3.66%) CCNP
4 5 (2.62%) PMP
5 3 (1.57%) CISSP
5 3 (1.57%) GIAC
5 3 (1.57%) ISACA
5 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.57%) SANS
6 2 (1.05%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.52%) CCIE
7 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.14%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.52%) PMO
3 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.62%) vSphere
3 4 (2.09%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.05%) XenApp
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.57%) QRadar
1 3 (1.57%) RSA Security Analytics
1 3 (1.57%) SCCM
2 2 (1.05%) AirWatch
2 2 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.52%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 50 (26.18%) Oracle
2 22 (11.52%) Microsoft
3 21 (10.99%) Cisco
4 17 (8.90%) Teradata
5 14 (7.33%) SAP
5 14 (7.33%) VMware
6 13 (6.81%) IBM
7 10 (5.24%) Citrix
8 9 (4.71%) EMC
8 9 (4.71%) F5
8 9 (4.71%) Juniper
9 6 (3.14%) Meraki
9 6 (3.14%) NetApp
9 6 (3.14%) Retek
9 6 (3.14%) Sitecore
9 6 (3.14%) SolarWinds
9 6 (3.14%) Tableau
10 5 (2.62%) Palo Alto
10 5 (2.62%) Sun
11 4 (2.09%) Computacenter
Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £67000.00 per annum + Bonus & Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
East & North Hertfordshire Nhs Trust
Salary: Band 8A £40,028 - £48,034 pa
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 65k + 3% Pension and more
Posted: 3 days ago