The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 58 100 84
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 91 32 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.77% 1.76% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.97% 1.80% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 42 25 30
Median salary £67,500 £70,000 £73,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -5.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £52,500 £54,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,250 £75,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
Solutions Architect
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2294 1775 1734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.15% 97.42% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1725 1448 1506
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Birmingham

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 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 Birmingham region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 65 (49.62%) Presales
2 49 (37.40%) Customer Engagement
3 43 (32.82%) Data Centre
4 35 (26.72%) VMware
4 35 (26.72%) Citrix
5 34 (25.95%) TOGAF
6 30 (22.90%) EMC
7 29 (22.14%) NetApp
8 25 (19.08%) Microsoft Azure
9 24 (18.32%) SQL Server
9 24 (18.32%) Project Management
10 22 (16.79%) CRM
11 21 (16.03%) Business Development
12 19 (14.50%) Oracle
12 19 (14.50%) Line Management
12 19 (14.50%) Amazon AWS
13 18 (13.74%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (13.74%) Microsoft
13 18 (13.74%) Cisco
14 17 (12.98%) MySQL
14 17 (12.98%) Technical Architecture
14 17 (12.98%) 3PAR
14 17 (12.98%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (12.21%) PaaS
15 16 (12.21%) IaaS
15 16 (12.21%) SOA
16 15 (11.45%) .NET
16 15 (11.45%) PRINCE2
16 15 (11.45%) Degree
16 15 (11.45%) Computer Science

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 9 (6.87%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.82%) Apache
2 5 (3.82%) JBoss
2 5 (3.82%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.82%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.29%) CICS
3 3 (2.29%) MQSeries
3 3 (2.29%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (5.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (6.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.53%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (19.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (14.50%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (12.21%) IaaS
3 16 (12.21%) PaaS
4 12 (9.16%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (3.82%) Office 365
6 2 (1.53%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.76%) Force.com
7 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.76%) DNS
1 1 (0.76%) LAN
1 1 (0.76%) SAN
1 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.76%) VPN
1 1 (0.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.32%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.98%) MySQL
3 12 (9.16%) DB2
4 2 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.53%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.53%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 12 (9.16%) Publishing
2 5 (3.82%) Finance
3 2 (1.53%) Retail
4 1 (0.76%) Banking
4 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.45%) .NET
2 8 (6.11%) ASP.NET
2 8 (6.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (3.82%) Middleware
4 4 (3.05%) Web Services
5 3 (2.29%) J2EE
5 3 (2.29%) JMS
5 3 (2.29%) REST
5 3 (2.29%) SAML
5 3 (2.29%) SOAP
5 3 (2.29%) WSDL
5 3 (2.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (32.82%) Data Centre
2 15 (11.45%) Computer Science
3 12 (9.16%) CMDB
4 8 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.11%) User Experience
5 3 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.29%) PKI
6 2 (1.53%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.76%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.76%) Life Science
7 1 (0.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.34%) Windows
2 3 (2.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (49.62%) Presales
2 49 (37.40%) Customer Engagement
3 34 (25.95%) TOGAF
4 24 (18.32%) Project Management
5 22 (16.79%) CRM
6 21 (16.03%) Business Development
7 19 (14.50%) Line Management
8 18 (13.74%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (12.98%) Technical Architecture
10 16 (12.21%) SOA
11 15 (11.45%) PRINCE2
12 14 (10.69%) Service Delivery
12 14 (10.69%) Zachman Framework
13 13 (9.92%) IT Governance
14 12 (9.16%) Capacity Planning
14 12 (9.16%) ITIL
14 12 (9.16%) ITIL V3
14 12 (9.16%) Requirements Analysis
14 12 (9.16%) Service Management
14 12 (9.16%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.69%) SQL
2 10 (7.63%) Java
3 8 (6.11%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.82%) C#
5 4 (3.05%) C
6 2 (1.53%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (11.45%) Degree
2 12 (9.16%) ISEB
2 12 (9.16%) PMI Certification
2 12 (9.16%) PMP
3 10 (7.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.53%) CISSP
4 2 (1.53%) MCITP
4 2 (1.53%) MCSE
5 1 (0.76%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 5 (3.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (12.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.87%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (9.16%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.76%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 35 (26.72%) Citrix
1 35 (26.72%) VMware
2 30 (22.90%) EMC
3 29 (22.14%) NetApp
4 19 (14.50%) Oracle
5 18 (13.74%) Cisco
5 18 (13.74%) Microsoft
6 17 (12.98%) 3PAR
7 13 (9.92%) IBM
7 13 (9.92%) Juniper
8 12 (9.16%) BMC
8 12 (9.16%) CheckPoint
8 12 (9.16%) HP
9 9 (6.87%) SAP
10 5 (3.82%) Symantec
11 3 (2.29%) BEA
12 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
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