Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 211 240
Rank change year-on-year +6 +29 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 11 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.25% 0.16% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.16% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Hertfordshire median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -0.71%
10th Percentile £60,250 £70,000 £59,250
90th Percentile £86,750 £70,000 £98,500
East of England median annual salary £81,250 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +7.14% +6.06%

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 4219 4335 5224
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.74% 96.98% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3586 3629 4284
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 £26,000
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%

Lead Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 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
Stevenage - 5 - -
Watford - 2 £75,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -4 1 - -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £65,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £80,000 -
Lead Architect
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Electronics
2 5 (45.45%) Firmware
2 5 (45.45%) CESG
2 5 (45.45%) DV Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (45.45%) Security Architecture
2 5 (45.45%) Information Assurance
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 1 (9.09%) SEPA
5 1 (9.09%) Presales
5 1 (9.09%) SOLID
5 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
5 1 (9.09%) SWIFT
5 1 (9.09%) High Availability

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 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) DB2
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) Advertising
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
3 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware
3 1 (9.09%) WCF
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) CESG
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmacovigilance
2 1 (9.09%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) AIX
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (45.45%) Information Assurance
1 5 (45.45%) Security Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (9.09%) Data Privacy
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (9.09%) Informatics
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Presales
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) SOLID
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Erlang
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) DV Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
1 1 (9.09%) SEPA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle