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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Architect
Rank - 99 90
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.075% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.078% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £37,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
1358 1277 1213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.93% 96.23% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1108 1091 1077
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Big Data
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Advertising
4 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (12.50%) Lync
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (12.50%) WiX
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (12.50%) Mimecast
5 1 (12.50%) Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (12.50%) GAMP
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
5 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (12.50%) MSI

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) Lync
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MSI
1 1 (12.50%) WiX
General
1 3 (37.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Numerical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
3 1 (12.50%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) GAMP
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
2 1 (12.50%) DFS Replication
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft