Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Architecture
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 147 123
Rank change year-on-year +17 -24 +14
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 13 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.63% 0.42% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.47% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 22
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.89% +4.44%
10th Percentile £24,000 £30,000 £30,021
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £47,450
UK median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -10.71% +12.00% +4.17%

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 1865 2336 2329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 89.92% 88.99% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1604 1999 1958
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +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 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 +26 8 £36,000 -10.00%
West Wales - 5 £40,000 -
Technical Architecture
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
1 7 (53.85%) Project Management
1 7 (53.85%) Service Management
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
1 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
2 6 (46.15%) Citrix
2 6 (46.15%) IIS
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
3 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
3 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
3 5 (38.46%) Fat Client
3 5 (38.46%) SCCM
3 5 (38.46%) SCOM
3 5 (38.46%) Thin Client
3 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) MCSA
3 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
3 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) DHCP
3 5 (38.46%) DNS
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (38.46%) Management Information System

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 6 (46.15%) IIS
2 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Mimecast
1 5 (38.46%) Office 365
2 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DHCP
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) NetScaler
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) Data Mining
2 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (15.38%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Project Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
2 5 (38.46%) Fat Client
2 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 5 (38.46%) Thin Client
3 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) Clustering
4 2 (15.38%) CMDB
4 2 (15.38%) Replication
4 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
1 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Project Management
1 7 (53.85%) Service Management
2 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
2 5 (38.46%) Capacity Management
2 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 5 (38.46%) IT Strategy
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) Application Performance Management
3 3 (23.08%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 3 (23.08%) Email Filtering
3 3 (23.08%) Email Management
3 3 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (23.08%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (23.08%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) MCSA
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (30.77%) SLA
3 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
2 5 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (23.08%) XenApp
3 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
1 5 (38.46%) SCOM
1 5 (38.46%) SCOrch
1 5 (38.46%) SCSM
2 2 (15.38%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Citrix
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) AppDynamics
4 2 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) ICL