The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
Wales / South Wales
Rank 56 68 51
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 25 30 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.08% 2.48% 4.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% 2.53% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 27
Median salary £55,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £82,500 £71,500
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 South Wales 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
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
798 1185 1202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.28% 97.77% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 701 1019 1048
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Architect
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Architect Salary Trend in South Wales

Architect
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Architect Salary Histogram in South Wales

Architect
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +16 13 £56,250 +18.42% 7
Newport +8 10 £45,000 -37.93%
Torfaen +17 2 - -
Architect
Wales

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 South Wales region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 26 (40.00%) Finance
2 20 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (27.69%) Unified Communications
4 17 (26.15%) Enterprise Architecture
4 17 (26.15%) Cisco
5 16 (24.62%) Internet
6 15 (23.08%) MPLS
6 15 (23.08%) DNS
6 15 (23.08%) LAN
6 15 (23.08%) DHCP
6 15 (23.08%) CCNP
6 15 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (23.08%) Telecoms
7 14 (21.54%) Banking
7 14 (21.54%) Avaya
7 14 (21.54%) CheckPoint
8 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (18.46%) Statistics
9 12 (18.46%) Time Management
10 9 (13.85%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (13.85%) Information Assurance
10 9 (13.85%) BIG-IP
10 9 (13.85%) F5
10 9 (13.85%) OSPF
10 9 (13.85%) BGP
10 9 (13.85%) VPN
10 9 (13.85%) WAN
10 9 (13.85%) Big Data
10 9 (13.85%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (12.31%) Advertising

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 (3.08%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.54%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.08%) IaaS
2 2 (3.08%) Office 365
2 2 (3.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (27.69%) Unified Communications
2 16 (24.62%) Internet
3 15 (23.08%) DHCP
3 15 (23.08%) DNS
3 15 (23.08%) LAN
3 15 (23.08%) MPLS
4 9 (13.85%) BGP
4 9 (13.85%) BIG-IP
4 9 (13.85%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (13.85%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (13.85%) OSPF
4 9 (13.85%) VPN
4 9 (13.85%) WAN
5 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.54%) Firewall
5 1 (1.54%) LDAP
5 1 (1.54%) Network Security
5 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) Big Data
2 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.62%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Maven
1 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
General
1 26 (40.00%) Finance
2 15 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 14 (21.54%) Banking
4 8 (12.31%) Advertising
5 2 (3.08%) Legal
5 2 (3.08%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) Spring
2 2 (3.08%) .NET
2 2 (3.08%) Apache Camel
2 2 (3.08%) JPA
2 2 (3.08%) Middleware
2 2 (3.08%) REST
2 2 (3.08%) SOAP
2 2 (3.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.08%) STB
4 1 (1.54%) AS400
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) Linux
1 2 (3.08%) Windows
1 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.15%) Enterprise Architecture
2 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (18.46%) Statistics
3 12 (18.46%) Time Management
4 9 (13.85%) Information Assurance
5 7 (10.77%) Software Engineering
6 6 (9.23%) Change Management
6 6 (9.23%) Microservices
6 6 (9.23%) Security Architecture
6 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (9.23%) Target Operating Model
7 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.15%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (4.62%) Presales
8 3 (4.62%) Process Management
8 3 (4.62%) SOA
9 2 (3.08%) Coaching
9 2 (3.08%) CQRS
9 2 (3.08%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 2 (3.08%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.23%) Java
2 2 (3.08%) C
3 1 (1.54%) C#
3 1 (1.54%) R
3 1 (1.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (23.08%) CCNP
1 15 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (9.23%) CCNP Voice
2 6 (9.23%) CCVP
3 2 (3.08%) CISSP
3 2 (3.08%) Degree
3 2 (3.08%) HND
4 1 (1.54%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (1.54%) CISA
4 1 (1.54%) CISM
4 1 (1.54%) CISMP
4 1 (1.54%) CLAS
4 1 (1.54%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (3.08%) RMADS
3 1 (1.54%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (3.08%) VMware ESX
1 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.54%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (26.15%) Cisco
2 14 (21.54%) Avaya
2 14 (21.54%) CheckPoint
3 9 (13.85%) F5
4 2 (3.08%) Cloudera
4 2 (3.08%) VMware
5 1 (1.54%) Cognos
5 1 (1.54%) Informatica
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.54%) MicroStrategy
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