The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 90 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.18% - 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% - 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £41,250 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 - £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
Senior 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
1048 1114 878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.86% 96.37% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 927 989 794
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,550
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,175 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Architect in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Senior Architect Salary Trend in South Wales

Senior Architect
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Architect within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bridgend - 1 £45,000 -
Newport - 1 £37,500 -
Senior Architect
Wales

Senior Architect
Top 29 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Senior Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Architect in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Red Gate

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Senior Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Red Gate