The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cardiff region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 45 64 53
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 14 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.59% 1.54% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.62% 1.57% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 11
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £38,496 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
534 700 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.71% 97.77% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 491 577 573
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Architect
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Architect Salary Trend in Cardiff

Architect
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Architect Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Cardiff region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 21 (61.76%) Finance
2 20 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (47.06%) Internet
4 15 (44.12%) MPLS
4 15 (44.12%) CCNP
4 15 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (44.12%) Cisco
4 15 (44.12%) LAN
4 15 (44.12%) DHCP
4 15 (44.12%) DNS
4 15 (44.12%) Unified Communications
5 14 (41.18%) CheckPoint
5 14 (41.18%) Avaya
5 14 (41.18%) Telecoms
5 14 (41.18%) Banking
6 9 (26.47%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (26.47%) OSPF
6 9 (26.47%) BGP
6 9 (26.47%) VPN
6 9 (26.47%) WAN
6 9 (26.47%) BIG-IP
6 9 (26.47%) F5
6 9 (26.47%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (17.65%) CCVP
7 6 (17.65%) CCNP Voice
8 5 (14.71%) Target Operating Model
8 5 (14.71%) Change Management
8 5 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (14.71%) Java

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (2.94%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) Internet
2 15 (44.12%) DHCP
2 15 (44.12%) DNS
2 15 (44.12%) LAN
2 15 (44.12%) MPLS
2 15 (44.12%) Unified Communications
3 9 (26.47%) BGP
3 9 (26.47%) BIG-IP
3 9 (26.47%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (26.47%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (26.47%) OSPF
3 9 (26.47%) VPN
3 9 (26.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.82%) Big Data
2 3 (8.82%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Maven
1 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (61.76%) Finance
2 14 (41.18%) Banking
2 14 (41.18%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Spring
2 2 (5.88%) Apache Camel
2 2 (5.88%) JPA
2 2 (5.88%) REST
2 2 (5.88%) SOAP
2 2 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) AS400
2 1 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.94%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (14.71%) Change Management
2 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (14.71%) Target Operating Model
3 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (8.82%) Microservices
4 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
4 3 (8.82%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (5.88%) CQRS
5 2 (5.88%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 2 (5.88%) Re-Platforming
6 1 (2.94%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.94%) ISMS
6 1 (2.94%) Presales
6 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) SDLC
6 1 (2.94%) Security Operations
6 1 (2.94%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) Java
2 2 (5.88%) C
3 1 (2.94%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) R
3 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) CCNP
1 15 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (17.65%) CCNP Voice
2 6 (17.65%) CCVP
3 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Cisco
2 14 (41.18%) Avaya
2 14 (41.18%) CheckPoint
3 9 (26.47%) F5
4 1 (2.94%) Cognos
4 1 (2.94%) Informatica
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) MicroStrategy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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