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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 51 91 81
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 78 35 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.08% 1.92% 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.20% 1.98% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 45 31 43
Median salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £75,000
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 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
1855 1768 1754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.12% 96.98% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1408 1499 1592
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
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 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 17 January 2017.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 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 Birmingham region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 93 (55.03%) TOGAF
2 69 (40.83%) PRINCE2
2 69 (40.83%) MS Excel
3 68 (40.24%) Continuous Improvement
4 59 (34.91%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (33.73%) Microsoft
6 54 (31.95%) Finance
6 54 (31.95%) SaaS
7 49 (28.99%) Data Centre
8 47 (27.81%) Presales
8 47 (27.81%) CRM
9 44 (26.04%) ERP
9 44 (26.04%) NHS
9 44 (26.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 42 (24.85%) EMC
10 42 (24.85%) VMware
11 41 (24.26%) Retail
11 41 (24.26%) Logistics
11 41 (24.26%) NetApp
12 39 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
12 39 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
13 36 (21.30%) Degree
13 36 (21.30%) Line Management
13 36 (21.30%) MS Office
14 35 (20.71%) ITIL
14 35 (20.71%) Citrix
15 34 (20.12%) Project Management
16 33 (19.53%) Business Development
17 32 (18.93%) Technical Architecture
17 32 (18.93%) Service Management

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 4 (2.37%) IIS
1 4 (2.37%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 69 (40.83%) MS Excel
2 39 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 36 (21.30%) MS Office
4 3 (1.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (5.33%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (4.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (31.95%) SaaS
2 39 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (18.34%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (17.16%) IaaS
5 27 (15.98%) PaaS
6 24 (14.20%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.18%) Office 365
8 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.92%) Unified Communications
2 6 (3.55%) LAN
2 6 (3.55%) WAN
3 3 (1.78%) DHCP
3 3 (1.78%) DNS
3 3 (1.78%) Firewall
4 1 (0.59%) BGP
4 1 (0.59%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.59%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.59%) Intranet
4 1 (0.59%) MPLS
4 1 (0.59%) OSPF
4 1 (0.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.16%) MySQL
2 28 (16.57%) SQL Server
3 24 (14.20%) DB2
4 11 (6.51%) Big Data
5 5 (2.96%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.96%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.59%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (2.37%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.59%) Travis CI
General
1 54 (31.95%) Finance
2 41 (24.26%) Retail
3 30 (17.75%) Publishing
4 24 (14.20%) Manufacturing
5 9 (5.33%) Banking
6 7 (4.14%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.37%) Marketing
8 3 (1.78%) Billing
9 2 (1.18%) Law
10 1 (0.59%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.24%) .NET
2 6 (3.55%) CSS
2 6 (3.55%) HTML
3 5 (2.96%) JSON
3 5 (2.96%) REST
3 5 (2.96%) Web Services
4 4 (2.37%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.37%) WCF
4 4 (2.37%) WF
5 1 (0.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 49 (28.99%) Data Centre
2 44 (26.04%) NHS
3 24 (14.20%) CMDB
3 24 (14.20%) Computer Science
4 11 (6.51%) Management Information System
5 10 (5.92%) Public Cloud
6 8 (4.73%) Data Integration
7 7 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (3.55%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.78%) EPoS
10 2 (1.18%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.18%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.59%) FlexPod
11 1 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.18%) Linux
1 2 (1.18%) Unix
2 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.59%) Windows
2 1 (0.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (55.03%) TOGAF
2 69 (40.83%) PRINCE2
3 68 (40.24%) Continuous Improvement
4 59 (34.91%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (27.81%) CRM
5 47 (27.81%) Presales
6 44 (26.04%) ERP
7 41 (24.26%) Logistics
8 36 (21.30%) Line Management
9 35 (20.71%) ITIL
10 34 (20.12%) Project Management
11 33 (19.53%) Business Development
12 32 (18.93%) Service Management
12 32 (18.93%) Technical Architecture
12 32 (18.93%) Zachman Framework
13 30 (17.75%) Customer Engagement
14 24 (14.20%) Capacity Planning
14 24 (14.20%) Gantt Chart
14 24 (14.20%) ITIL V3
14 24 (14.20%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (17.16%) SQL
2 20 (11.83%) Java
3 10 (5.92%) C#
4 7 (4.14%) PHP
5 6 (3.55%) Python
6 4 (2.37%) C++
7 1 (0.59%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (26.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 36 (21.30%) Degree
3 24 (14.20%) ISEB
3 24 (14.20%) PMI Certification
3 24 (14.20%) PMP
4 9 (5.33%) MCP
4 9 (5.33%) MCSE
4 9 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (5.33%) VCAP
4 9 (5.33%) VCDX
5 3 (1.78%) CISM
5 3 (1.78%) CISSP
6 2 (1.18%) CCIE
6 2 (1.18%) CCNP
6 2 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.59%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.73%) QA
2 4 (2.37%) SLA
3 3 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (18.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (14.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (14.20%) SCVMM
2 2 (1.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 57 (33.73%) Microsoft
2 42 (24.85%) EMC
2 42 (24.85%) VMware
3 41 (24.26%) NetApp
4 35 (20.71%) Citrix
5 32 (18.93%) Cisco
6 31 (18.34%) IBM
6 31 (18.34%) Oracle
7 28 (16.57%) HP
8 24 (14.20%) BMC
8 24 (14.20%) CheckPoint
8 24 (14.20%) Juniper
9 11 (6.51%) 3PAR
10 8 (4.73%) MuleSoft
11 6 (3.55%) NEC
12 4 (2.37%) SAP
12 4 (2.37%) Symantec
13 3 (1.78%) Casewise
14 1 (0.59%) Google
14 1 (0.59%) Red Hat
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