Period
to 20 February 2018

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 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Architecture
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 137 130
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 7 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.36% 0.38% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.43% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 16
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -4.26% +34.29%
10th Percentile £32,850 £24,000 £30,021
90th Percentile £69,950 £56,625 £55,625
UK median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +12.00% -

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,758 2,079 2,217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 91.32% 88.92% 82.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,440 1,749 1,911
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +2.78%
10th Percentile £24,875 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £54,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Technical Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

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 6 months to 20 February 2018.

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 6 months to 20 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +25 5 £40,000 - 1
West Wales +10 2 £62,750 +25.50%
Technical Architecture
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) ETL
2 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Data Mining
3 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (42.86%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (28.57%) WhereScape RED
4 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (28.57%) Information Management
4 2 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) QA

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 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Mimecast
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Data Mining
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (28.57%) WhereScape RED
4 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Advertising
2 2 (28.57%) Law
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Data Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SSRS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
1 4 (57.14%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Dimensional Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
3 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) HND
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOrch
1 1 (14.29%) SCSM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) VMware