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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 82 95 73
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 70 28 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.82% 1.51% 2.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 1.56% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 39 16 45
Median salary £54,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -3.57%
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
2397 1793 2241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.61% 96.61% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1781 1517 1924
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 2016.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 54 (39.71%) Data Centre
2 51 (37.50%) Presales
2 51 (37.50%) TOGAF
3 43 (31.62%) VMware
3 43 (31.62%) PRINCE2
3 43 (31.62%) Customer Engagement
3 43 (31.62%) Continuous Improvement
4 38 (27.94%) MS Excel
4 38 (27.94%) Microsoft
5 37 (27.21%) EMC
5 37 (27.21%) Citrix
6 35 (25.74%) NetApp
7 31 (22.79%) Finance
8 30 (22.06%) SaaS
9 29 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (20.59%) Cisco
11 27 (19.85%) Project Management
11 27 (19.85%) CRM
12 26 (19.12%) PaaS
12 26 (19.12%) IaaS
13 25 (18.38%) VMware Infrastructure
13 25 (18.38%) ERP
13 25 (18.38%) ITIL
13 25 (18.38%) Oracle
13 25 (18.38%) IBM
13 25 (18.38%) Zachman Framework
14 24 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
14 24 (17.65%) Business Development
14 24 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 24 (17.65%) NHS

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 (2.94%) Apache
1 4 (2.94%) JBoss
1 4 (2.94%) Tomcat
1 4 (2.94%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.47%) CICS
2 2 (1.47%) MQSeries
2 2 (1.47%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.47%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.74%) IIS
Applications
1 38 (27.94%) MS Excel
2 24 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 19 (13.97%) MS Office
4 5 (3.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (22.06%) SaaS
2 26 (19.12%) IaaS
2 26 (19.12%) PaaS
3 24 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (16.91%) Amazon AWS
5 22 (16.18%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.88%) Unified Communications
2 6 (4.41%) LAN
2 6 (4.41%) WAN
3 4 (2.94%) DNS
3 4 (2.94%) Firewall
4 3 (2.21%) DHCP
5 1 (0.74%) Extranet
5 1 (0.74%) SAN
5 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.91%) MySQL
1 23 (16.91%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.97%) DB2
3 3 (2.21%) Big Data
General
1 31 (22.79%) Finance
2 22 (16.18%) Manufacturing
2 22 (16.18%) Publishing
3 20 (14.71%) Retail
4 6 (4.41%) Banking
5 4 (2.94%) Marketing
6 3 (2.21%) Law
7 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.74%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.88%) .NET
2 6 (4.41%) J2EE
3 4 (2.94%) Middleware
4 3 (2.21%) CSS
4 3 (2.21%) HTML
5 2 (1.47%) JMS
5 2 (1.47%) REST
5 2 (1.47%) SAML
5 2 (1.47%) SOAP
5 2 (1.47%) Web Services
5 2 (1.47%) WSDL
5 2 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 54 (39.71%) Data Centre
2 24 (17.65%) NHS
3 20 (14.71%) Computer Science
4 19 (13.97%) CMDB
5 9 (6.62%) Virtual Team
6 8 (5.88%) Management Information System
7 6 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (3.68%) Data Integration
8 5 (3.68%) Life Science
9 4 (2.94%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.47%) PKI
11 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.74%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.21%) Windows
2 2 (1.47%) Unix
3 1 (0.74%) Linux
3 1 (0.74%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (37.50%) Presales
1 51 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 43 (31.62%) Continuous Improvement
2 43 (31.62%) Customer Engagement
2 43 (31.62%) PRINCE2
3 29 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (19.85%) CRM
4 27 (19.85%) Project Management
5 25 (18.38%) ERP
5 25 (18.38%) ITIL
5 25 (18.38%) Zachman Framework
6 24 (17.65%) Business Development
6 24 (17.65%) Line Management
7 23 (16.91%) Service Management
7 23 (16.91%) Technical Architecture
8 20 (14.71%) IT Governance
8 20 (14.71%) Service Delivery
9 19 (13.97%) Logistics
9 19 (13.97%) Requirements Analysis
9 19 (13.97%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.44%) SQL
2 13 (9.56%) Java
3 5 (3.68%) C#
4 3 (2.21%) PHP
5 2 (1.47%) Python
6 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.74%) C
6 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 20 (14.71%) Degree
3 19 (13.97%) ISEB
3 19 (13.97%) PMI Certification
3 19 (13.97%) PMP
4 3 (2.21%) CISM
4 3 (2.21%) CISSP
5 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.74%) VCAP
5 1 (0.74%) VCDX
5 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 5 (3.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.21%) QA
System Software
1 25 (18.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (13.97%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (2.94%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.74%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (13.97%) SCVMM
2 2 (1.47%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.74%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (31.62%) VMware
2 38 (27.94%) Microsoft
3 37 (27.21%) Citrix
3 37 (27.21%) EMC
4 35 (25.74%) NetApp
5 28 (20.59%) Cisco
6 25 (18.38%) IBM
6 25 (18.38%) Oracle
7 22 (16.18%) HP
8 20 (14.71%) Juniper
9 19 (13.97%) BMC
9 19 (13.97%) CheckPoint
10 13 (9.56%) 3PAR
11 5 (3.68%) MuleSoft
11 5 (3.68%) Symantec
12 3 (2.21%) SAP
13 2 (1.47%) BEA
14 1 (0.74%) OpenText
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