Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Technical Architect
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 87 101
Rank change year-on-year +2 +14 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 10 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.03% 0.098% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.10% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Watford median annual salary £62,500 £80,000 £76,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.88% +4.92% +7.02%
10th Percentile £53,750 £80,000 £75,125
90th Percentile £71,250 £80,000 £78,375
Hertfordshire median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% -7.14% +7.69%

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 937 987 1039
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.30% 96.58% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 790 850 857
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Watford

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Technical Architect in Watford

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Technical 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 Technical Architect in the job title.

1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) SOAP
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
1 5 (50.00%) REST
1 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (40.00%) Docker
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) Middleware
3 3 (30.00%) Tivoli
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (30.00%) JBoss
3 3 (30.00%) Apache
3 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (30.00%) Data Guard
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (30.00%) Fintech
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

Technical 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 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 3 (30.00%) JBoss
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) IaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle ODI
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) REST
1 5 (50.00%) SOAP
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) Middleware
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Fintech
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (10.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Solaris
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Phone
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Development
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Presales
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Docker
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Data Guard
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) IBM
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) VMware