Period
to 15 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 6 months to 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 27 28
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 10 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 5.41% 5.99% 6.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.68% 6.20% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 24
Newport median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% 0.00% -8.70%
10th Percentile £41,250 £48,300 £40,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £58,250 £73,375
South Wales median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £59,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% -2.54% +12.38%

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 176 274 395
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.14% 96.48% 98.75%
Number of salaries quoted 166 266 368
Newport median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +18.06%
10th Percentile £28,313 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,125 £60,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%

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 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Architect in Newport

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

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) CCNP
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Juniper
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (30.00%) Presales
3 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (20.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 2 (20.00%) Service Design
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) Appian
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (20.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) Wireless Security
3 2 (20.00%) WLAN
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) CCIE
3 2 (20.00%) Process Management
3 2 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Advertising
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall

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 2 (20.00%) Appian
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (10.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (20.00%) Wireless
1 2 (20.00%) Wireless Security
1 2 (20.00%) WLAN
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Firepower
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Node.js
1 1 (10.00%) pytest
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Presales
3 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (20.00%) Process Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Design
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) ArchiMate
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (10.00%) Data Science
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Microservices
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Robotic Process Automation
4 1 (10.00%) SABSA
4 1 (10.00%) SIEM
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Go
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) R
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) Scala
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNP
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCIE
2 2 (20.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) HDFS
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (10.00%) Google
4 1 (10.00%) McAfee
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Splunk
4 1 (10.00%) VMware