The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 16 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 4.00% 0.76% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.00% 0.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
Architect
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50 129 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 100.00% 97.73% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 46 126 25
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Architect
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Architect Salary Trend in Bridgend

Architect
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) F5