The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 91 105 87
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 8 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.62% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £63,750 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +13.63%
Senior 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
1246 1205 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.04% 94.81% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1070 1077 941
Average salary £34,836 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.47% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Senior Architect Salary Trend in Wales

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Senior Architect Salary Histogram in Wales

Senior Architect
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
North Wales +1 5 £73,000 +39.04% 1
South Wales - 3 £63,750 -
Senior Architect
UK

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 7 (58.33%) Cisco
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) Juniper
2 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) F5
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Wireless
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Network Design
3 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (25.00%) C
4 3 (25.00%) C++
4 3 (25.00%) XML
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (25.00%) WAN
4 3 (25.00%) GAMP
4 3 (25.00%) VPN
4 3 (25.00%) IPv4
4 3 (25.00%) IPv6
4 3 (25.00%) CCIE
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (25.00%) MSI
4 3 (25.00%) Data Management
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Numerical Analysis

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) Wireless
3 3 (25.00%) LAN
3 3 (25.00%) WAN
3 3 (25.00%) VPN
3 3 (25.00%) IPv4
3 3 (25.00%) IPv6
4 2 (16.67%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) MPLS
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (16.67%) FTP
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (8.33%) IPsec
5 1 (8.33%) DHCP
5 1 (8.33%) OSPF
5 1 (8.33%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Star Schema
1 1 (8.33%) DataStage
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (8.33%) QlikView
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MSI
1 3 (25.00%) WiX
2 1 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) XML
1 3 (25.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Network Design
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Data Management
2 3 (25.00%) Numerical Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C
1 3 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) CCIE
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) F5
2 5 (41.67%) Juniper
3 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
5 1 (8.33%) Cognos
5 1 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Teradata
5 1 (8.33%) Netezza
5 1 (8.33%) Greenplum
5 1 (8.33%) Red Gate
5 1 (8.33%) Informatica
5 1 (8.33%) Tableau
5 1 (8.33%) Vertica
5 1 (8.33%) Talend
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