The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Technical Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Architecture
UK / Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 85 103
Rank change year-on-year 0 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 7 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.70% 0.84% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.00% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 2
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.79%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £30,000 £48,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,900
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £54,500 £51,816
% change year-on-year -3.66% +5.17%  

Technical Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 911 1102 1203
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 91.28% 84.12% 85.87%
Number of salaries quoted 786 939 974
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Technical Architecture as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in Wales

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Technical Architecture in Wales

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in Wales over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Architecture in Wales

Technical Architecture
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +12 4 £50,000 +25.00%
West Wales - 3 £40,000 -
Technical Architecture
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 9 (69.23%) Service Management
2 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
3 6 (46.15%) IT Strategy
3 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
4 5 (38.46%) Project Management
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (30.77%) SLA
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) ICL
5 4 (30.77%) Logistics
5 4 (30.77%) Banking
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Management
6 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
6 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
6 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management
6 3 (23.08%) Office 365
6 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
6 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (23.08%) CMDB
6 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
6 3 (23.08%) Fat Client
6 3 (23.08%) SCCM
6 3 (23.08%) SCOM
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management

Technical Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (23.08%) IBM Notes
1 3 (23.08%) IIS
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Mimecast
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DHCP
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Banking
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Head of Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) CMDB
2 3 (23.08%) Fat Client
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 3 (23.08%) Thin Client
2 3 (23.08%) Virtual Team
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Service Management
2 6 (46.15%) IT Strategy
2 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) Logistics
4 4 (30.77%) Performance Management
5 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
5 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management
5 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
5 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 3 (23.08%) Migration
5 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
6 2 (15.38%) Application Performance Management
6 2 (15.38%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 2 (15.38%) Email Filtering
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) MCSA
3 2 (15.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
2 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
1 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) XenApp
2 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
1 3 (23.08%) SCOM
1 3 (23.08%) SCOrch
1 3 (23.08%) SCSM
2 1 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) ICL
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) Lotus
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) AppDynamics
5 1 (7.69%) Avaya
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Verint