The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedford region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 28 48 44
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 4 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.88% 0.81% 3.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 0.83% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 8
Median salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £64,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
136 241 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 97.84% 97.18% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 122 233 262
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Bedford region.

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Bedford

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Solutions Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) WAN
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Presales
3 7 (77.78%) iSeries
4 6 (66.67%) High Availability
5 5 (55.56%) SAN
6 4 (44.44%) Cisco
6 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (44.44%) Data Management
6 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
6 4 (44.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (44.44%) DDoS Mitigation
6 4 (44.44%) Data Encryption
7 3 (33.33%) CCMSE
7 3 (33.33%) CCSM
7 3 (33.33%) VCP6
7 3 (33.33%) VCAP
7 3 (33.33%) VCP5
7 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (33.33%) CCSE
7 3 (33.33%) Information Management
7 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (33.33%) VCDX
7 3 (33.33%) CCIE
7 3 (33.33%) CCNP
7 3 (33.33%) CCDP
7 3 (33.33%) LAN
7 3 (33.33%) Citrix
7 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) iSeries
2 4 (44.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
4 2 (22.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Presales
2 6 (66.67%) High Availability
3 4 (44.44%) Data Encryption
3 4 (44.44%) Data Management
3 4 (44.44%) DDoS Mitigation
3 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
4 3 (33.33%) Information Management
5 2 (22.22%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCDP
1 3 (33.33%) CCIE
1 3 (33.33%) CCMSE
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) CCSE
1 3 (33.33%) CCSM
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (33.33%) VCAP
1 3 (33.33%) VCDX
1 3 (33.33%) VCP5
1 3 (33.33%) VCP6
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Intel