The median annual salary for a Lead Architect was £95,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Lead Architect
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 152 153
Rank change year-on-year +37 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 28 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.26% 0.38% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.40% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 6
Median salary £95,000 £57,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +65.21% -17.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £78,750 £70,750 £70,000
% change year-on-year +11.30% +1.07%  

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 2136 2490 2319
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.17% 95.81% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1801 2059 1861
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Lead Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Architect in Hertfordshire

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Lead Architect in Hertfordshire

Lead Architect
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Architect in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Architect in Hertfordshire

Lead 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 Lead Architect within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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 0 5 - -
St Albans - 3 £65,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -1 1 £55,000 -4.34%
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Lead Architect
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Lead 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 Lead Architect in the job title.

1 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) Finance
3 13 (30.23%) Information Security
4 10 (23.26%) Java
5 9 (20.93%) Middleware
5 9 (20.93%) Zachman Framework
5 9 (20.93%) TOGAF
5 9 (20.93%) Presales
6 6 (13.95%) MVC
6 6 (13.95%) C#
6 6 (13.95%) .NET
7 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (9.30%) Degree
8 4 (9.30%) Citrix
8 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
8 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
8 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (6.98%) Business Transformation
9 3 (6.98%) ArchiMate
9 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.98%) Server Building
9 3 (6.98%) LAN
9 3 (6.98%) WAN
9 3 (6.98%) SAN
9 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
9 3 (6.98%) SQL
9 3 (6.98%) Windows
9 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
9 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC

Lead 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 2 (4.65%) CMS
1 2 (4.65%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) LAN
1 3 (6.98%) SAN
1 3 (6.98%) WAN
2 1 (2.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Moq
1 1 (2.33%) NUnit
1 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 17 (39.53%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) Middleware
2 6 (13.95%) .NET
3 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
3 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.33%) Angular 2
6 1 (2.33%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.33%) MSMQ
6 1 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.33%) REST
6 1 (2.33%) Web Services
6 1 (2.33%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.23%) Information Security
3 9 (20.93%) Presales
3 9 (20.93%) TOGAF
3 9 (20.93%) Zachman Framework
4 6 (13.95%) MVC
5 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (6.98%) ArchiMate
6 3 (6.98%) Business Transformation
6 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.98%) Project Planning
6 3 (6.98%) Server Building
7 2 (4.65%) BDD
7 2 (4.65%) Content Management
7 2 (4.65%) SOLID
7 2 (4.65%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Content Management
8 1 (2.33%) Scrum
8 1 (2.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) Java
2 6 (13.95%) C#
3 3 (6.98%) SQL
4 1 (2.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (2.33%) vSphere
1 1 (2.33%) XenApp
1 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Citrix
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.33%) AppSense
3 1 (2.33%) VMware
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