The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 77 62 70
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 30 46 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.21% 3.24% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 3.30% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 27 39 24
Median salary £58,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.47% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £46,600 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,500 £73,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,722 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +4.00%
Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1310 1396 1278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.32% 98.24% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1125 1163 1112
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Architect
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Architect Salary Trend in Wales

Architect
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Wales

Architect
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
South Wales -4 29 £59,000 +12.38% 3
West Wales - 1 £45,000 -
Architect
UK

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

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

1 17 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (20.59%) TOGAF
3 14 (20.59%) Finance
4 13 (19.12%) SAP CRM
4 13 (19.12%) Asset Management
4 13 (19.12%) SAP
4 13 (19.12%) CRM
4 13 (19.12%) Presales
5 12 (17.65%) Cisco
5 12 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
5 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (14.71%) Billing
6 10 (14.71%) SDLC
6 10 (14.71%) Coaching
7 9 (13.24%) REST
8 8 (11.76%) SAP IS-U
8 8 (11.76%) SAP PM
8 8 (11.76%) Linux
9 7 (10.29%) Windows
9 7 (10.29%) HP
9 7 (10.29%) Migration
9 7 (10.29%) Data Migration
10 6 (8.82%) Big Data
10 6 (8.82%) LAN
11 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (7.35%) SOAP
11 5 (7.35%) Advertising
11 5 (7.35%) VMware
11 5 (7.35%) CEH

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 4 (5.88%) Apache
2 2 (2.94%) CMS
2 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (2.94%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.47%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.47%) JBoss
3 1 (1.47%) SAS
3 1 (1.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (19.12%) SAP CRM
2 8 (11.76%) SAP IS-U
2 8 (11.76%) SAP PM
3 2 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) PaaS
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) LAN
2 4 (5.88%) DHCP
2 4 (5.88%) DNS
2 4 (5.88%) HTTP
2 4 (5.88%) Internet
2 4 (5.88%) MPLS
2 4 (5.88%) NAS
2 4 (5.88%) SAN
2 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.88%) Unified Communications
2 4 (5.88%) WAN
3 3 (4.41%) NetScaler
4 2 (2.94%) BGP
4 2 (2.94%) BIG-IP
4 2 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (2.94%) OSPF
4 2 (2.94%) RTSP
4 2 (2.94%) VPN
5 1 (1.47%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) Big Data
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.94%) MySQL
4 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.47%) QlikView
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Selenium
2 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.47%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.47%) JUnit
2 1 (1.47%) LoadUI
2 1 (1.47%) Maven
2 1 (1.47%) NetBeans
2 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (20.59%) Finance
2 10 (14.71%) Billing
3 5 (7.35%) Advertising
4 4 (5.88%) Banking
4 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.24%) REST
2 5 (7.35%) SOAP
3 4 (5.88%) Apache Flex
3 4 (5.88%) Web Services
4 2 (2.94%) .NET
4 2 (2.94%) li3
4 2 (2.94%) Symfony
5 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.47%) Apache Camel
5 1 (1.47%) CSS
5 1 (1.47%) EJB
5 1 (1.47%) Java EE
5 1 (1.47%) JPA
5 1 (1.47%) jQuery
5 1 (1.47%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.88%) Clustering
2 4 (5.88%) Statistics
3 2 (2.94%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.94%) Fintech
3 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Linux
2 7 (10.29%) Windows
3 4 (5.88%) Unix
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
2 14 (20.59%) TOGAF
3 13 (19.12%) Asset Management
3 13 (19.12%) CRM
3 13 (19.12%) Presales
4 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (14.71%) Coaching
5 10 (14.71%) SDLC
6 7 (10.29%) Data Migration
6 7 (10.29%) Migration
7 5 (7.35%) Business Development
7 5 (7.35%) SABSA
7 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.88%) Requirements Management
8 4 (5.88%) Time Management
9 3 (4.41%) Analytics
9 3 (4.41%) Information Security
9 3 (4.41%) SOA
9 3 (4.41%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.88%) Java
2 3 (4.41%) C#
2 3 (4.41%) SQL
3 2 (2.94%) PHP
4 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) CEH
1 5 (7.35%) CESG Certified Professional
1 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.88%) CCNP
3 2 (2.94%) CCNP Voice
3 2 (2.94%) CCVP
3 2 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (1.47%) CCA
4 1 (1.47%) CCEA
4 1 (1.47%) CCNA
4 1 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.47%) MCP
4 1 (1.47%) MCSA
4 1 (1.47%) MCSE
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.47%) SAP Certification
4 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.41%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.41%) XenApp
2 3 (4.41%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) XenMobile
2 2 (2.94%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.47%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (19.12%) SAP
2 12 (17.65%) Cisco
3 7 (10.29%) HP
4 5 (7.35%) VMware
5 4 (5.88%) 3PAR
5 4 (5.88%) Avaya
5 4 (5.88%) Brocade
5 4 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 4 (5.88%) IBM
5 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.88%) NetApp
6 3 (4.41%) Citrix
6 3 (4.41%) Dell
6 3 (4.41%) Veeam
7 2 (2.94%) F5
7 2 (2.94%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.94%) Zend
8 1 (1.47%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.47%) Tableau