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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 44 54 41
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 27 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.06% 2.91% 3.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.12% 2.95% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 16
Median salary £67,500 £51,250 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.70% +5.12%
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
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 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
656 678 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.65% 98.69% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 611 598 500
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 24 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (56.41%) Finance
3 20 (51.28%) Cisco
4 19 (48.72%) CCNP
4 19 (48.72%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (48.72%) Internet
4 19 (48.72%) MPLS
4 19 (48.72%) LAN
4 19 (48.72%) DHCP
4 19 (48.72%) DNS
4 19 (48.72%) Unified Communications
5 18 (46.15%) Avaya
5 18 (46.15%) CheckPoint
5 18 (46.15%) Telecoms
6 17 (43.59%) Banking
7 11 (28.21%) OSPF
7 11 (28.21%) BGP
7 11 (28.21%) VPN
7 11 (28.21%) WAN
7 11 (28.21%) F5
7 11 (28.21%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (28.21%) BIG-IP
7 11 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (20.51%) CCVP
8 8 (20.51%) CCNP Voice
9 7 (17.95%) Cisco UCCE
10 5 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (12.82%) TOGAF
10 5 (12.82%) CEH
10 5 (12.82%) SABSA

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 (2.56%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (48.72%) DHCP
1 19 (48.72%) DNS
1 19 (48.72%) Internet
1 19 (48.72%) LAN
1 19 (48.72%) MPLS
1 19 (48.72%) Unified Communications
2 11 (28.21%) BGP
2 11 (28.21%) BIG-IP
2 11 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (28.21%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (28.21%) OSPF
2 11 (28.21%) VPN
2 11 (28.21%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.13%) Big Data
2 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.56%) MySQL
General
1 22 (56.41%) Finance
2 18 (46.15%) Telecoms
3 17 (43.59%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) Apache Camel
1 2 (5.13%) JPA
1 2 (5.13%) REST
1 2 (5.13%) SOAP
1 2 (5.13%) Spring
1 2 (5.13%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) li3
2 1 (2.56%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 24 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) AS400
2 1 (2.56%) Fintech
2 1 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.82%) SABSA
1 5 (12.82%) TOGAF
2 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.69%) Information Security
3 3 (7.69%) Presales
3 3 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (5.13%) CQRS
4 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (5.13%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 2 (5.13%) Microservices
4 2 (5.13%) Re-Platforming
4 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.56%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.56%) ISMS
5 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.56%) TDD
5 1 (2.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) Java
2 1 (2.56%) C
2 1 (2.56%) PHP
2 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (48.72%) CCNP
1 19 (48.72%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (20.51%) CCNP Voice
2 8 (20.51%) CCVP
3 5 (12.82%) CEH
3 5 (12.82%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (5.13%) Degree
4 2 (5.13%) HND
5 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Cisco
2 18 (46.15%) Avaya
2 18 (46.15%) CheckPoint
3 11 (28.21%) F5
4 1 (2.56%) Cognos
4 1 (2.56%) Informatica
4 1 (2.56%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.56%) Zend