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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
Wales / South Wales
Rank 45 71 67
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 39 27 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.43% 2.51% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.51% 2.57% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 33 23 16
Median salary £52,000 £60,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,725 £46,300 £37,500
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
864 1052 1182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.07% 97.86% 98.91%
Number of salaries quoted 765 917 1053
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Newport +13 23 £40,000 - 1
Cardiff +15 14 £53,000 +3.41% 5
Torfaen +12 2 - -
Architect
Wales

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 22 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (30.30%) Cisco
2 20 (30.30%) Finance
2 20 (30.30%) Unified Communications
3 18 (27.27%) Internet
4 17 (25.76%) CCNP
4 17 (25.76%) MPLS
4 17 (25.76%) DNS
4 17 (25.76%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (25.76%) LAN
4 17 (25.76%) DHCP
4 17 (25.76%) Telecoms
5 16 (24.24%) Statistics
5 16 (24.24%) Time Management
5 16 (24.24%) Avaya
5 16 (24.24%) CheckPoint
5 16 (24.24%) Banking
6 13 (19.70%) Enterprise Architecture
7 11 (16.67%) Information Assurance
8 10 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (15.15%) F5
8 10 (15.15%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (15.15%) Big Data
8 10 (15.15%) BIG-IP
8 10 (15.15%) OSPF
8 10 (15.15%) BGP
8 10 (15.15%) VPN
8 10 (15.15%) WAN
9 8 (12.12%) Security Architecture
9 8 (12.12%) Agile Software Development

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 3 (4.55%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Office 365
2 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.03%) IaaS
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (30.30%) Unified Communications
2 18 (27.27%) Internet
3 17 (25.76%) DHCP
3 17 (25.76%) DNS
3 17 (25.76%) LAN
3 17 (25.76%) MPLS
4 10 (15.15%) BGP
4 10 (15.15%) BIG-IP
4 10 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (15.15%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (15.15%) OSPF
4 10 (15.15%) VPN
4 10 (15.15%) WAN
5 2 (3.03%) Ethernet
5 2 (3.03%) Wireless
6 1 (1.52%) Firewall
6 1 (1.52%) LDAP
6 1 (1.52%) Network Security
6 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) Big Data
2 5 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Maven
1 1 (1.52%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (30.30%) Finance
2 17 (25.76%) Telecoms
3 16 (24.24%) Banking
4 6 (9.09%) Advertising
5 2 (3.03%) Legal
5 2 (3.03%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) Spring
2 2 (3.03%) Apache Camel
2 2 (3.03%) JPA
2 2 (3.03%) Middleware
2 2 (3.03%) REST
2 2 (3.03%) SOAP
2 2 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (24.24%) Statistics
3 3 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.03%) STB
5 1 (1.52%) AS400
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Windows
1 3 (4.55%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) Time Management
2 13 (19.70%) Enterprise Architecture
3 11 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 8 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (12.12%) Security Architecture
5 5 (7.58%) Information Security
5 5 (7.58%) Microservices
5 5 (7.58%) SOA
6 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.06%) Presales
6 4 (6.06%) SABSA
6 4 (6.06%) TOGAF
7 3 (4.55%) Data Protection
7 3 (4.55%) Open Source
7 3 (4.55%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (4.55%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (3.03%) Coaching
8 2 (3.03%) CQRS
8 2 (3.03%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (3.03%) C
3 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) CCNP
1 17 (25.76%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (10.61%) CCNP Voice
2 7 (10.61%) CCVP
3 5 (7.58%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (6.06%) CEH
5 2 (3.03%) CISSP
5 2 (3.03%) Degree
5 2 (3.03%) HND
6 1 (1.52%) CISA
6 1 (1.52%) CISM
6 1 (1.52%) CISMP
6 1 (1.52%) CLAS
6 1 (1.52%) IISP
6 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.03%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (3.03%) RMADS
3 1 (1.52%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (30.30%) Cisco
2 16 (24.24%) Avaya
2 16 (24.24%) CheckPoint
3 10 (15.15%) F5
4 3 (4.55%) VMware
5 2 (3.03%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.52%) Cognos
6 1 (1.52%) Informatica
6 1 (1.52%) MicroStrategy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Posted: 17 days ago