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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Architect
Rank 90 83 91
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 12 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.88% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 2
Average salary £63,500 £58,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.54% +37.64%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £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
1322 955 1117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.50% 94.46% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 799 964
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 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
South Wales -18 6 £63,750 +8.97% 1
North Wales - 6 £63,500 -
Senior Architect
UK

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 7 (43.75%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (31.25%) Numerical Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Qt
3 5 (31.25%) WiX
3 5 (31.25%) Data Management
3 5 (31.25%) MSI
3 5 (31.25%) GAMP
3 5 (31.25%) C
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) XML
4 4 (25.00%) Juniper
4 4 (25.00%) F5
5 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) IPv4
5 3 (18.75%) IPv6
5 3 (18.75%) CCIE
5 3 (18.75%) VPN
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) LAN
5 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.25%) Lync
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) Wireless
2 3 (18.75%) VPN
2 3 (18.75%) LAN
2 3 (18.75%) WAN
2 3 (18.75%) IPv4
2 3 (18.75%) IPv6
3 2 (12.50%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) MPLS
3 2 (12.50%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) FTP
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (6.25%) IPsec
4 1 (6.25%) OSPF
4 1 (6.25%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) Star Schema
2 1 (6.25%) DataStage
2 1 (6.25%) QlikView
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MSI
1 5 (31.25%) WiX
2 1 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) XML
1 5 (31.25%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Data Management
1 5 (31.25%) Numerical Analysis
1 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
1 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Network Design
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Information Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) ETL
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C++
2 5 (31.25%) C
3 2 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCIE
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) VCP4
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) GAMP
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) XenApp
2 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
2 1 (6.25%) DFS Replication
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) F5
2 4 (25.00%) Juniper
3 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) Informatica
5 1 (6.25%) Tableau
5 1 (6.25%) Vertica
5 1 (6.25%) Talend
5 1 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) Teradata
5 1 (6.25%) Netezza
5 1 (6.25%) Greenplum
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
5 1 (6.25%) Cognos
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago