The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 94 73 90
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 10 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.74% 1.72% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 1.78% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 1
Average salary £50,000 £43,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.60% -38.21%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Technical 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
1289 1066 1117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.62% 96.38% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 903 973
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,779 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Wales

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Wales

Technical 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 Technical Architect within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 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 10 £50,000 +15.60%
Technical Architect
UK

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 10 (55.56%) VMware
2 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (38.89%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) Finance
5 6 (33.33%) Citrix
6 4 (22.22%) Java
6 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 4 (22.22%) Migration
6 4 (22.22%) Clustering
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
6 4 (22.22%) Scala
6 4 (22.22%) vSphere
6 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (16.67%) XenApp
7 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 3 (16.67%) MCP
8 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
8 2 (11.11%) B2B

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.56%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (22.22%) Migration
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) B2B
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Java
1 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 4 (22.22%) Scala
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) MCP
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) MCSA
4 1 (5.56%) MCITP
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 4 (22.22%) vSphere
4 3 (16.67%) XenApp
5 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.56%) DFS Replication
5 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) VMware
2 6 (33.33%) Citrix
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) Intel