Period
to 19 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Architect
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 23 35
Rank change year-on-year +3 +12 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 18 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 8.07% 7.19% 5.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.65% 7.41% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 20
Newport median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £40,500 £49,275 £40,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £59,125 £62,600
South Wales median annual salary £65,000 £55,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year +16.59% -7.08% +14.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newport. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Newport
Permanent vacancies in Newport with a recognized job title 208 270 379
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.27% 97.12% 98.19%
Number of salaries quoted 193 258 360
Newport median annual salary £42,500 £39,625 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.26% -3.35% +11.48%
10th Percentile £27,650 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £57,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings that featured Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Newport

Architect
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Salary trend for Architect in Newport

Architect
Salary Histogram in Newport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Newport over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Architect in Newport

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Newport region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (27.78%) IBM
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) NoSQL
4 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (22.22%) Appian
4 4 (22.22%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco
4 4 (22.22%) Process Management
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) SaaS
4 4 (22.22%) PaaS
4 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (16.67%) Finance
5 3 (16.67%) Advertising
5 3 (16.67%) CCNP
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (16.67%) Juniper
5 3 (16.67%) Six Sigma
5 3 (16.67%) .NET
5 3 (16.67%) Presales
5 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 3 (16.67%) Robotic Process Automation
6 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
6 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
6 2 (11.11%) Microservices

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 (22.22%) Appian
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.56%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (22.22%) PaaS
2 4 (22.22%) SaaS
3 2 (11.11%) IaaS
3 2 (11.11%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (11.11%) Wireless
1 2 (11.11%) Wireless Security
1 2 (11.11%) WLAN
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Firepower
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) NoSQL
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.11%) Cosmos DB
4 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (5.56%) Big Data
5 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.56%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 3 (16.67%) Advertising
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) Node.js
2 1 (5.56%) pytest
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (5.56%) PKI
3 1 (5.56%) Robotics
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Process Management
2 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 3 (16.67%) Presales
3 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 3 (16.67%) Robotic Process Automation
3 3 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 2 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.11%) IT Strategy
4 2 (11.11%) Microservices
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) SIEM
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Go
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) R
3 1 (5.56%) Ruby
3 1 (5.56%) Scala
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CCNP
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) CCIE
2 2 (11.11%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) HDFS
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) IBM
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Juniper
4 2 (11.11%) F5
4 2 (11.11%) Riverbed
4 2 (11.11%) Splunk
5 1 (5.56%) Google
5 1 (5.56%) LogRhythm
5 1 (5.56%) McAfee
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) VMware