The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 77 77 65
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 13 20 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.41% 1.83% 4.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 1.87% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 45
Median salary £70,750 £70,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.07% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £58,800 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,550 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £64,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Solutions Architect
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
850 1068 1119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 92.29% 97.80% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 729 859 1028
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton +9 6 £75,000 - 1
Bedford 0 2 £65,000 -
Solutions Architect
East of England

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 10 (55.56%) Data Management
2 7 (38.89%) SAP
2 7 (38.89%) CRM
2 7 (38.89%) Master Data Management
3 4 (22.22%) Unix
3 4 (22.22%) SOA
3 4 (22.22%) WAN
3 4 (22.22%) TIBCO
3 4 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) High Availability
3 4 (22.22%) iSeries
3 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) SAP CRM
4 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) SAN
4 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 3 (16.67%) SAP HANA
4 3 (16.67%) SAP MDM
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) Middleware
4 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 3 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
4 3 (16.67%) Presales
5 2 (11.11%) VCP6
5 2 (11.11%) CCMSE
5 2 (11.11%) CCSM

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SAP CRM
1 3 (16.67%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) WAN
2 3 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SAP HANA
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (11.11%) Back Office
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) J2EE
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (22.22%) iSeries
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Data Management
2 7 (38.89%) CRM
2 7 (38.89%) Master Data Management
3 4 (22.22%) High Availability
3 4 (22.22%) SOA
3 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 3 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
4 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) Presales
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) BPMN
5 2 (11.11%) Information Management
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) ERP
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) CCDP
2 2 (11.11%) CCIE
2 2 (11.11%) CCMSE
2 2 (11.11%) CCNP
2 2 (11.11%) CCSE
2 2 (11.11%) CCSM
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) VCAP
2 2 (11.11%) VCDX
2 2 (11.11%) VCP5
2 2 (11.11%) VCP6
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) SAP
2 4 (22.22%) TIBCO
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft