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

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 64 43 52
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 29 63 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.77% 4.81% 3.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.83% 4.89% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28 48 36
Median salary £60,000 £51,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.07% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £70,000 £69,250
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
Architect
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 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
1025 1288 1061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.99% 98.25% 98.51%
Number of salaries quoted 927 1123 928
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 September 2016.

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 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -17 15 £67,500 +35.00% 4
Newport +7 13 £53,500 +4.39% 1
Architect
Wales

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 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 South Wales region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 18 (31.03%) Finance
2 15 (25.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 15 (25.86%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (24.14%) TOGAF
4 13 (22.41%) Asset Management
4 13 (22.41%) SAP CRM
4 13 (22.41%) SAP
4 13 (22.41%) CRM
5 12 (20.69%) Cisco
6 10 (17.24%) LAN
6 10 (17.24%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (17.24%) Billing
7 9 (15.52%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (15.52%) Presales
8 8 (13.79%) SDLC
8 8 (13.79%) Unified Communications
8 8 (13.79%) Coaching
8 8 (13.79%) CCNP
8 8 (13.79%) Avaya
8 8 (13.79%) CheckPoint
8 8 (13.79%) Internet
8 8 (13.79%) MPLS
8 8 (13.79%) Telecoms
8 8 (13.79%) SAP PM
8 8 (13.79%) DHCP
8 8 (13.79%) DNS
8 8 (13.79%) Banking
8 8 (13.79%) SAP IS-U
9 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (10.34%) WAN

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 (3.45%) Apache
1 2 (3.45%) CMS
1 2 (3.45%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (3.45%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (22.41%) SAP CRM
2 8 (13.79%) SAP IS-U
2 8 (13.79%) SAP PM
3 2 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) PaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.24%) LAN
2 8 (13.79%) DHCP
2 8 (13.79%) DNS
2 8 (13.79%) Internet
2 8 (13.79%) MPLS
2 8 (13.79%) Unified Communications
3 6 (10.34%) WAN
4 4 (6.90%) BGP
4 4 (6.90%) BIG-IP
4 4 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (6.90%) OSPF
4 4 (6.90%) VPN
5 3 (5.17%) NetScaler
6 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.72%) Firewall
7 1 (1.72%) HTTP
7 1 (1.72%) Skype
7 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) Big Data
2 2 (3.45%) MySQL
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
General
1 18 (31.03%) Finance
2 10 (17.24%) Billing
3 8 (13.79%) Banking
3 8 (13.79%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.17%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) REST
2 2 (3.45%) .NET
2 2 (3.45%) Apache Flex
2 2 (3.45%) li3
2 2 (3.45%) Symfony
3 1 (1.72%) SOAP
3 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) Statistics
3 2 (3.45%) Fintech
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Linux
2 3 (5.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 14 (24.14%) TOGAF
3 13 (22.41%) Asset Management
3 13 (22.41%) CRM
4 10 (17.24%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (15.52%) Presales
6 8 (13.79%) Coaching
6 8 (13.79%) SDLC
7 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.62%) Data Migration
8 5 (8.62%) Migration
8 5 (8.62%) SABSA
9 4 (6.90%) Time Management
10 3 (5.17%) Business Development
10 3 (5.17%) Information Security
10 3 (5.17%) Prototyping
10 3 (5.17%) TDD
11 2 (3.45%) MVC
11 2 (3.45%) OOP
11 2 (3.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) C#
1 2 (3.45%) Java
1 2 (3.45%) PHP
1 2 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (13.79%) CCNP
3 5 (8.62%) CEH
3 5 (8.62%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (6.90%) CCNP Voice
4 4 (6.90%) CCVP
5 1 (1.72%) CCA
5 1 (1.72%) CCEA
5 1 (1.72%) CCNA
5 1 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.72%) Degree
5 1 (1.72%) MCP
5 1 (1.72%) MCSA
5 1 (1.72%) MCSE
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.72%) SAP Certification
5 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V
1 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (5.17%) XenApp
1 3 (5.17%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (5.17%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.72%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) SAP
2 12 (20.69%) Cisco
3 8 (13.79%) Avaya
3 8 (13.79%) CheckPoint
4 4 (6.90%) F5
4 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.90%) VMware
5 3 (5.17%) Citrix
5 3 (5.17%) Dell
5 3 (5.17%) HP
5 3 (5.17%) Veeam
6 2 (3.45%) IBM
6 2 (3.45%) Sitecore
6 2 (3.45%) Zend
7 1 (1.72%) Dell Compellent
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