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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 85 93 83
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 6 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.54% 0.67% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.70% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
Average salary £52,500 £45,250 £61,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.02% -25.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,500 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £59,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.41% -0.41%
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
1082 1144 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.30% 96.30% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 921 1030 824
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 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
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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 +1 2 £35,000 -39.13%
Newport +21 1 £52,500 +5.00%
Glamorgan - 1 £47,500 -
Technical Architect
Wales

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Advertising
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat