The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 59 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.73% 0.30% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.31% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
Solutions Architect
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bournemouth 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
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
391 327 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 95.60% 96.75% 93.40%
Number of salaries quoted 301 274 209
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in the job title across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth region that cited Solutions Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 15 (93.75%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) Oracle
3 10 (62.50%) .NET
3 10 (62.50%) Finance
4 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 7 (43.75%) MVC
5 7 (43.75%) TOGAF
5 7 (43.75%) Spring
5 7 (43.75%) Spring MVC
5 7 (43.75%) User Experience
6 6 (37.50%) Middleware
6 6 (37.50%) SOA
6 6 (37.50%) CRM
7 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
7 5 (31.25%) JBoss
7 5 (31.25%) HTML
7 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
7 5 (31.25%) IIS
7 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
7 5 (31.25%) SOAP
7 5 (31.25%) TIBCO
7 5 (31.25%) BusinessWorks
7 5 (31.25%) Document Management
7 5 (31.25%) Spring Integration
7 5 (31.25%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle EDQ
7 5 (31.25%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (31.25%) TIBCO EMS
7 5 (31.25%) JSON
7 5 (31.25%) Zachman Framework

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth region that cited Solutions Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
1 5 (31.25%) IIS
1 5 (31.25%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
1 5 (31.25%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) BusinessWorks
1 5 (31.25%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) Spring
2 7 (43.75%) Spring MVC
3 6 (37.50%) Middleware
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
4 5 (31.25%) SOAP
4 5 (31.25%) Spring Integration
4 5 (31.25%) JSON
4 5 (31.25%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) WCF
5 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) User Experience
2 3 (18.75%) Online Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
4 1 (6.25%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (43.75%) MVC
2 7 (43.75%) TOGAF
3 6 (37.50%) SOA
3 6 (37.50%) CRM
4 5 (31.25%) Document Management
4 5 (31.25%) Zachman Framework
4 5 (31.25%) Software Architecture
5 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (6.25%) Low Latency
8 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
8 1 (6.25%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) JBoss
2 5 (31.25%) TIBCO
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft