Period
to 23 May 2019

The median annual salary for a Cloud Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 23 May 2019.

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

Cloud Architect
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 87 90
Rank change year-on-year +10 +3 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Architect 7 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.82% 0.54% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.55% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Watford median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 -
Hertfordshire median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 -
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent vacancies in Watford with a recognized job title 833 907 1,012
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.88% 97.21% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 636 811 847
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £73,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Cloud Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Architect in Watford

Cloud Architect
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Cloud Architect in Watford

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

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, Cloud Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Watford region featuring Cloud Architect in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (71.43%) Coaching
2 4 (57.14%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (57.14%) Public Cloud
2 4 (57.14%) Converged Networks
2 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 4 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 4 (57.14%) Unified Communications
2 4 (57.14%) High Availability
2 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Project Planning
2 4 (57.14%) CMDB
2 4 (57.14%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 4 (57.14%) SCOM
2 4 (57.14%) SCVMM
2 4 (57.14%) Time Management
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) CentOS
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) XenDesktop
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Ubuntu
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WLAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN

Cloud 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Converged Networks
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) Reverse Proxy
1 4 (57.14%) Unified Communications
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
1 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Power BI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) EDI
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) CMDB
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
1 4 (57.14%) Hybrid Cloud
1 4 (57.14%) Public Cloud
1 4 (57.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) CentOS
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Ubuntu
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Coaching
1 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) BCP
2 4 (57.14%) High Availability
2 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 4 (57.14%) ITSM
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Project Planning
2 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Runbook
2 4 (57.14%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
1 4 (57.14%) Terminal Services
1 4 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (57.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Failover Clustering
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
1 4 (57.14%) SCOM
1 4 (57.14%) SCVMM
1 4 (57.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
1 4 (57.14%) Dell
1 4 (57.14%) EMC
1 4 (57.14%) Hitachi
1 4 (57.14%) HP
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) NetApp
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
1 4 (57.14%) Snow
1 4 (57.14%) Symantec
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau