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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 95 72 72
Rank change year-on-year
-23 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 6 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.50% 1.60% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 1.71% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 10
Average salary £41,750 £38,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.15% -45.35%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
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
1171 818 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.66% 93.70% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1043 720 790
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -15 6 £41,750 +5.69% 1
Technical Architect
Wales

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (27.27%) XenApp
4 3 (27.27%) vSphere
4 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
5 2 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (18.18%) MySQL
5 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) MCSE
5 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Data Migration

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (9.09%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) REST
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Migration
1 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) UML
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) MCITP
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) XenApp
3 3 (27.27%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
4 1 (9.09%) DFS Replication
4 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
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