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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 49 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 11 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 3.49% 1.40% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.53% 1.42% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 0
Average salary £72,500 £75,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
Solutions Architect
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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
312 424 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 99.05% 99.07% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 227 344 249
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Mobile App
3 8 (66.67%) Social Media
3 8 (66.67%) Banking
3 8 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (66.67%) Sitecore
3 8 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 8 (66.67%) SOA
3 8 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 8 (66.67%) Finance
3 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) TIBCO
4 2 (16.67%) Middleware
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) IIS
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) UML
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) RUP
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) RESTful
4 2 (16.67%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (16.67%) IIS
General
1 8 (66.67%) Banking
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
1 8 (66.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
2 2 (16.67%) Middleware
2 2 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Mobile App
2 8 (66.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 8 (66.67%) SOA
2 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) RUP
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
3 2 (16.67%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) PHP
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Sitecore
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) TIBCO