The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 94 97 81
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 7 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.55% 0.087% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.090% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 7
Average salary £47,000 £67,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.37% +35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
Technical 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
1238 1115 1102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.25% 96.45% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1048 1000 976
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in South Wales

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in South Wales

Technical 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 Technical Architect within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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
Cardiff - 5 £47,000 - 1
Bridgend - 1 £60,000 - 1
Newport - 1 £43,500 -
Technical Architect
Wales

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title.

1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (21.43%) Clustering
4 3 (21.43%) B2B
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) Mainframe
4 3 (21.43%) MCP
4 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
5 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) C
5 2 (14.29%) Sun
5 2 (14.29%) Spring
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) High Availability
6 1 (7.14%) People Management
6 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2000
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) SOAP
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
1 2 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Mainframe
1 3 (21.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Migration
1 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (21.43%) B2B
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) People Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) MCP
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Sun
4 1 (7.14%) Intel
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago