Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 46 54
Rank change year-on-year -46 +8 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 136 231 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.10% 5.16% 4.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.20% 5.32% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 77 173 200
Hertfordshire median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £69,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.17% +2.22%
10th Percentile £56,250 £52,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £89,100
East of England median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +3.85% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 4248 4341 5215
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.77% 96.90% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3606 3629 4280
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,500 £26,225
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings that featured Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

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 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -26 32 £67,500 +3.85% 2
Hemel Hempstead +11 24 £67,500 +3.85%
Stevenage - 12 £52,500 -
St Albans -13 6 £72,500 +3.57%
Welwyn Garden City -7 3 - -
Rickmansworth -8 3 £82,500 +26.92% 2
Hatfield -43 3 £75,000 +50.00% 1
Kings Langley - 2 £72,500 -
Berkhamsted - 2 £72,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £67,500 -
Architect
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 (39.71%) Finance
2 39 (28.68%) SAP
3 30 (22.06%) Oracle
4 28 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (19.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (16.18%) Manufacturing
7 21 (15.44%) .NET
7 21 (15.44%) Degree
8 20 (14.71%) Java
9 16 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
9 16 (11.76%) Security Architecture
10 15 (11.03%) Web Services
11 14 (10.29%) C#
11 14 (10.29%) SQL
11 14 (10.29%) Computer Science
11 14 (10.29%) Security Cleared
12 13 (9.56%) Retail
12 13 (9.56%) Software Engineering
12 13 (9.56%) Apache
12 13 (9.56%) Tomcat
13 12 (8.82%) CRM
13 12 (8.82%) HTML
13 12 (8.82%) DV Cleared
13 12 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (8.82%) Process Improvement
14 11 (8.09%) SDLC
14 11 (8.09%) Technical Architecture
14 11 (8.09%) MySQL
14 11 (8.09%) WebLogic
14 11 (8.09%) Microsoft

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 13 (9.56%) Apache
1 13 (9.56%) Tomcat
2 11 (8.09%) WebLogic
3 8 (5.88%) Drupal
4 7 (5.15%) JBoss
5 4 (2.94%) CMS
5 4 (2.94%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (2.21%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.74%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.74%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.74%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.74%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.15%) Oracle Retail
1 7 (5.15%) SAP CO
1 7 (5.15%) SAP FI
1 7 (5.15%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (3.68%) SAP APO
2 5 (3.68%) SAP HCM
2 5 (3.68%) SAP HR
2 5 (3.68%) SAP LE
2 5 (3.68%) SAP MM
2 5 (3.68%) SAP Payroll
2 5 (3.68%) SAP PP
2 5 (3.68%) SAP SCM
2 5 (3.68%) SAP WM
3 4 (2.94%) Oracle CRM
3 4 (2.94%) SAP CRM
4 2 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.74%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.35%) SuccessFactors
3 7 (5.15%) PaaS
3 7 (5.15%) SaaS
4 4 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (2.94%) IaaS
4 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.21%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.21%) Route 53
6 2 (1.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (1.47%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.47%) Office 365
6 2 (1.47%) Serverless
6 2 (1.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.74%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.74%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.62%) Firewall
2 4 (2.94%) VPN
3 3 (2.21%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (2.21%) DNS
3 3 (2.21%) Internet
3 3 (2.21%) LAN
3 3 (2.21%) Software-Defined Networking
3 3 (2.21%) WAN
4 2 (1.47%) BGP
4 2 (1.47%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (1.47%) DWDM
4 2 (1.47%) EIGRP
4 2 (1.47%) GLBP
4 2 (1.47%) HTTP
4 2 (1.47%) IGRP
4 2 (1.47%) MPLS
4 2 (1.47%) NetScaler
4 2 (1.47%) Network Security
4 2 (1.47%) OSPF
4 2 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.09%) MySQL
2 7 (5.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 6 (4.41%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.68%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.68%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.94%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 4 (2.94%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (2.94%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.21%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.47%) Big Data
7 2 (1.47%) DB2
7 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.74%) OLTP
8 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (5.88%) Cucumber
1 8 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.15%) Selenium
3 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.74%) JIRA
3 1 (0.74%) NUnit
3 1 (0.74%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 54 (39.71%) Finance
2 22 (16.18%) Manufacturing
3 13 (9.56%) Retail
4 7 (5.15%) Aerospace
4 7 (5.15%) Automotive
4 7 (5.15%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.68%) Electronics
6 4 (2.94%) Games
6 4 (2.94%) Marketing
7 3 (2.21%) Banking
8 2 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.74%) Advertising
9 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (15.44%) .NET
2 15 (11.03%) Web Services
3 12 (8.82%) HTML
4 10 (7.35%) Middleware
5 8 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 8 (5.88%) ASP.NET
5 8 (5.88%) Ionic Framework
5 8 (5.88%) Spring
6 6 (4.41%) REST
7 5 (3.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (3.68%) SAP Fiori
7 5 (3.68%) SOAP
8 4 (2.94%) LINQ
9 3 (2.21%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.21%) CSS
9 3 (2.21%) Entity Framework
9 3 (2.21%) jQuery
9 3 (2.21%) XML
10 2 (1.47%) Java EE
10 2 (1.47%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.29%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.35%) FMCG
3 9 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.41%) Fintech
4 6 (4.41%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.68%) CESG
6 4 (2.94%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.21%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.47%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.47%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.47%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.74%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.74%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.74%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.74%) PKI
9 1 (0.74%) Replication
9 1 (0.74%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.62%) Linux
2 5 (3.68%) Unix
3 4 (2.94%) Solaris
3 4 (2.94%) Windows
4 3 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.47%) CentOS
5 2 (1.47%) DC/OS
5 2 (1.47%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.47%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.74%) AIX
6 1 (0.74%) Android
6 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (19.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
3 16 (11.76%) Security Architecture
4 13 (9.56%) Software Engineering
5 12 (8.82%) CRM
5 12 (8.82%) Process Improvement
6 11 (8.09%) SDLC
6 11 (8.09%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (5.88%) ETL
7 8 (5.88%) TOGAF
8 7 (5.15%) DevOps
8 7 (5.15%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (5.15%) System Testing
8 7 (5.15%) Threat Modelling
8 7 (5.15%) Unit Testing
9 6 (4.41%) Cryptography
9 6 (4.41%) Mentoring
9 6 (4.41%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 20 (14.71%) Java
2 14 (10.29%) C#
2 14 (10.29%) SQL
3 7 (5.15%) Ada
3 7 (5.15%) C
3 7 (5.15%) C++
3 7 (5.15%) PL/SQL
4 5 (3.68%) PHP
5 3 (2.21%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.21%) Python
5 3 (2.21%) Ruby
6 2 (1.47%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.47%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.47%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.74%) AWK
7 1 (0.74%) Erlang
7 1 (0.74%) Go
7 1 (0.74%) Rust
7 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (15.44%) Degree
2 14 (10.29%) Security Cleared
3 12 (8.82%) DV Cleared
4 9 (6.62%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (5.88%) SC Cleared
6 6 (4.41%) ACCA
6 6 (4.41%) CIMA
7 3 (2.21%) Master's Degree
8 2 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.47%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.74%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.74%) CCIE
9 1 (0.74%) CCNP
9 1 (0.74%) ICAEW
9 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.15%) MISRA
2 2 (1.47%) QA
3 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.74%) SEPA
System Software
1 8 (5.88%) Docker
2 5 (3.68%) Firmware
3 4 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.47%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.47%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.74%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (3.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (3.68%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.94%) Data Guard
2 4 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.94%) Puppet
3 3 (2.21%) Ansible
3 3 (2.21%) Terraform
4 2 (1.47%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.47%) Marathon
4 2 (1.47%) Mesos
5 1 (0.74%) OpenView
5 1 (0.74%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (28.68%) SAP
2 30 (22.06%) Oracle
3 11 (8.09%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.35%) IBM
5 7 (5.15%) Retek
6 6 (4.41%) Cisco
6 6 (4.41%) Siebel
7 4 (2.94%) VMware
8 3 (2.21%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.21%) F5
8 3 (2.21%) Palo Alto
9 2 (1.47%) Arista
9 2 (1.47%) Citrix
9 2 (1.47%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.47%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.74%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.74%) Brocade
10 1 (0.74%) Dell
10 1 (0.74%) HP
10 1 (0.74%) Sitecore