The median annual salary for a Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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

Architect
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 37 40
Rank change year-on-year +16 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 43 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 7.60% 4.71% 4.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.92% 4.85% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 11
Median salary £65,000 £81,250 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +20.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,550 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £100,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £64,000
% change year-on-year +3.84% +1.56%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 543 536 526
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 95.94% 97.10% 99.62%
Number of salaries quoted 467 453 408
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,218
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,250 £64,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Watford

Architect
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Architect in Watford

Architect
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Watford over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Watford

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Watford region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 28 (49.12%) Oracle
2 22 (38.60%) TOGAF
3 19 (33.33%) Finance
4 18 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (26.32%) Zachman Framework
6 14 (24.56%) IT Strategy
7 13 (22.81%) Retail
8 11 (19.30%) Cisco
8 11 (19.30%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (17.54%) Firewall
9 10 (17.54%) SQL
9 10 (17.54%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
10 9 (15.79%) Banking
10 9 (15.79%) Analytics
11 8 (14.04%) Middleware
11 8 (14.04%) Data Modelling
11 8 (14.04%) ITIL
12 7 (12.28%) .NET
12 7 (12.28%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (12.28%) Oracle EBS
12 7 (12.28%) Teradata
12 7 (12.28%) VMware
12 7 (12.28%) Data Architecture
12 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (10.53%) Release Management
13 6 (10.53%) SolarWinds
13 6 (10.53%) Marketing
13 6 (10.53%) Service Management
13 6 (10.53%) CCNP

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 4 (7.02%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.26%) Confluence
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) JBoss
3 1 (1.75%) Liferay
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.75%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.02%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (5.26%) Office 365
4 2 (3.51%) IaaS
4 2 (3.51%) PaaS
5 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) Firewall
2 5 (8.77%) Network Security
3 4 (7.02%) LAN
3 4 (7.02%) VPN
3 4 (7.02%) WAN
4 2 (3.51%) SAN
5 1 (1.75%) BGP
5 1 (1.75%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.51%) MySQL
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (33.33%) Finance
2 13 (22.81%) Retail
3 9 (15.79%) Banking
4 6 (10.53%) Marketing
5 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) Middleware
2 7 (12.28%) .NET
3 3 (5.26%) Ajax
3 3 (5.26%) CSS
3 3 (5.26%) CSS3
3 3 (5.26%) HTML
3 3 (5.26%) HTML5
3 3 (5.26%) LESS
3 3 (5.26%) Sass
4 2 (3.51%) J2EE
4 2 (3.51%) Spring
4 2 (3.51%) XML
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.02%) Public Cloud
4 3 (5.26%) User Experience
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.75%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Linux
1 4 (7.02%) Solaris
2 2 (3.51%) OpenVMS
2 2 (3.51%) Unix
3 1 (1.75%) Windows
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) TOGAF
2 18 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (26.32%) Zachman Framework
4 14 (24.56%) IT Strategy
5 9 (15.79%) Analytics
5 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 8 (14.04%) Data Modelling
6 8 (14.04%) ITIL
7 7 (12.28%) Data Architecture
8 6 (10.53%) Configuration Management
8 6 (10.53%) Data Analytics
8 6 (10.53%) Presales
8 6 (10.53%) Release Management
8 6 (10.53%) Service Management
8 6 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
9 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (7.02%) Customer Requirements
10 4 (7.02%) Network Design
10 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (7.02%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) Python
2 6 (10.53%) R
3 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.26%) PHP
4 2 (3.51%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (10.53%) CCNP
3 4 (7.02%) Degree
4 1 (1.75%) CCIE
4 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
1 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (7.02%) vSphere
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.75%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (1.75%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 28 (49.12%) Oracle
2 11 (19.30%) Cisco
3 7 (12.28%) Teradata
3 7 (12.28%) VMware
4 6 (10.53%) Meraki
4 6 (10.53%) NetApp
4 6 (10.53%) Retek
4 6 (10.53%) SolarWinds
5 4 (7.02%) EMC
5 4 (7.02%) IBM
5 4 (7.02%) SAP
6 3 (5.26%) Citrix
6 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.51%) Sun
8 1 (1.75%) AppSense
8 1 (1.75%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (1.75%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.75%) Thales
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago