The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton 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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 86 105 88
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.60% 0.41% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.41% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
Solutions Architect
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
810 1212 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 96.54% 98.46% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 682 1033 657
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Brighton

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 6 (54.55%) Cisco
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) HP
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Product Management
2 4 (36.36%) vSphere
2 4 (36.36%) SaaS
2 4 (36.36%) 3PAR
2 4 (36.36%) REST
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 4 (36.36%) SDLC
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) IBM
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) JSP
2 4 (36.36%) SOAP
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) NetApp
2 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 4 (36.36%) Front Office
2 4 (36.36%) Workflow
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) QA

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) MPLS
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) JSP
1 4 (36.36%) SOAP
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
1 4 (36.36%) XML
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) WinForms
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
1 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Workflow
1 4 (36.36%) Use Case
1 4 (36.36%) Product Management
1 4 (36.36%) SDLC
2 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
2 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
1 6 (54.55%) HP
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) 3PAR
2 4 (36.36%) NetApp
2 4 (36.36%) IBM
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Juniper