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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 56 40 41
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 18 46 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.76% 5.34% 4.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.81% 5.39% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16 34 25
Median salary £67,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% +5.26%
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
640 853 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.16% 99.07% 99.03%
Number of salaries quoted 578 740 536
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,600 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 11 (44.00%) Cisco
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 10 (40.00%) DNS
2 10 (40.00%) CCNP
2 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (40.00%) Avaya
2 10 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 10 (40.00%) Internet
2 10 (40.00%) MPLS
2 10 (40.00%) DHCP
2 10 (40.00%) LAN
2 10 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (40.00%) Banking
2 10 (40.00%) Unified Communications
2 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (20.00%) SABSA
3 5 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 5 (20.00%) CCNP Voice
3 5 (20.00%) F5
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco UCCE
3 5 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 5 (20.00%) CEH
3 5 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 5 (20.00%) CCVP
3 5 (20.00%) WAN
3 5 (20.00%) VPN
3 5 (20.00%) OSPF
3 5 (20.00%) BGP

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 2 (8.00%) CMS
1 2 (8.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (8.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) DHCP
1 10 (40.00%) DNS
1 10 (40.00%) Internet
1 10 (40.00%) LAN
1 10 (40.00%) MPLS
1 10 (40.00%) Unified Communications
2 5 (20.00%) BGP
2 5 (20.00%) BIG-IP
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (20.00%) OSPF
2 5 (20.00%) VPN
2 5 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 10 (40.00%) Banking
2 10 (40.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
1 2 (8.00%) li3
1 2 (8.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) SABSA
1 5 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (16.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (12.00%) Information Security
3 3 (12.00%) Presales
4 2 (8.00%) DevOps
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) MVC
4 2 (8.00%) OOP
4 2 (8.00%) SDLC
4 2 (8.00%) TDD
5 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.00%) CQRS
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Microservices
5 1 (4.00%) Open Source
5 1 (4.00%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) C#
1 2 (8.00%) PHP
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) CCNP
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.00%) CCNP Voice
2 5 (20.00%) CCVP
2 5 (20.00%) CEH
2 5 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco
2 10 (40.00%) Avaya
2 10 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (20.00%) F5
4 2 (8.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (8.00%) Zend
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales informatics services
Salary: From £40,028 to £48,034 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + superb benefits
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