The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
South West / Bristol
Rank 85 113 80
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 37 23 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.28% 1.30% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 1.34% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 26
Median salary £65,000 £59,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.16% -21.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £39,100 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £85,000
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 Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1574 1718 1848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.86% 97.12% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1264 1545 1514
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £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 Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Bristol

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Bristol

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 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 Bristol region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 64 (63.37%) TOGAF
2 45 (44.55%) PRINCE2
3 43 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (36.63%) MODAF
4 37 (36.63%) ITIL
5 34 (33.66%) Security Cleared
6 32 (31.68%) SaaS
7 30 (29.70%) Finance
8 28 (27.72%) Cybersecurity
9 26 (25.74%) DV Cleared
10 25 (24.75%) SC Cleared
11 24 (23.76%) ITIL V3
12 23 (22.77%) Security Architecture
12 23 (22.77%) Java
12 23 (22.77%) .NET
13 22 (21.78%) CISSP
13 22 (21.78%) CISA
13 22 (21.78%) CISM
13 22 (21.78%) CEH
13 22 (21.78%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (20.79%) SANS
14 21 (20.79%) Retail
14 21 (20.79%) GIAC
15 19 (18.81%) Management Information System
15 19 (18.81%) Technical Architecture
15 19 (18.81%) MS Excel
15 19 (18.81%) Enterprise Software
16 18 (17.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 18 (17.82%) ERP
16 18 (17.82%) NHS

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 6 (5.94%) Apache
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (18.81%) MS Excel
2 13 (12.87%) MS Office
2 13 (12.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (31.68%) SaaS
2 11 (10.89%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (6.93%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (3.96%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.96%) IaaS
5 4 (3.96%) PaaS
6 2 (1.98%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.91%) Network Security
2 3 (2.97%) Firewall
2 3 (2.97%) LAN
3 2 (1.98%) WAN
4 1 (0.99%) DHCP
4 1 (0.99%) DNS
4 1 (0.99%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.99%) FTP
4 1 (0.99%) SMTP
4 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.99%) VPN
4 1 (0.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.84%) Big Data
2 8 (7.92%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.96%) DB2
3 4 (3.96%) MySQL
4 2 (1.98%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.98%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.98%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.99%) GIS
General
1 30 (29.70%) Finance
2 21 (20.79%) Retail
3 18 (17.82%) Manufacturing
4 16 (15.84%) Aerospace
5 14 (13.86%) Banking
6 10 (9.90%) Publishing
7 9 (8.91%) Telecoms
8 6 (5.94%) Legal
9 2 (1.98%) Electronics
9 2 (1.98%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (22.77%) .NET
2 8 (7.92%) CSS
2 8 (7.92%) HTML
3 6 (5.94%) Middleware
4 3 (2.97%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (2.97%) J2EE
4 3 (2.97%) RESTful
4 3 (2.97%) SOAP
4 3 (2.97%) Spring
4 3 (2.97%) Web Services
5 2 (1.98%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (1.98%) CSS3
5 2 (1.98%) Dojo
5 2 (1.98%) HTML5
5 2 (1.98%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (1.98%) React
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.81%) Enterprise Software
1 19 (18.81%) Management Information System
2 18 (17.82%) NHS
3 9 (8.91%) CESG
3 9 (8.91%) Cryptography
4 7 (6.93%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.94%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.94%) N-Tier
6 5 (4.95%) Data Integration
7 4 (3.96%) CMDB
8 3 (2.97%) EPoS
9 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.98%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.99%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.99%) Windows
1 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
1 1 (0.99%) Windows Vista
1 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (63.37%) TOGAF
2 45 (44.55%) PRINCE2
3 43 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (36.63%) ITIL
4 37 (36.63%) MODAF
5 28 (27.72%) Cybersecurity
6 24 (23.76%) ITIL V3
7 23 (22.77%) Security Architecture
8 22 (21.78%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (18.81%) Technical Architecture
10 18 (17.82%) ERP
11 17 (16.83%) Service Management
12 16 (15.84%) Logistics
12 16 (15.84%) Presales
13 13 (12.87%) CRM
14 12 (11.88%) SOA
15 9 (8.91%) Enterprise Architecture
15 9 (8.91%) MVC
15 9 (8.91%) Risk Assessment
15 9 (8.91%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.77%) Java
2 14 (13.86%) Python
3 8 (7.92%) C#
4 6 (5.94%) PHP
5 4 (3.96%) SQL
6 2 (1.98%) ES6
6 2 (1.98%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (33.66%) Security Cleared
2 26 (25.74%) DV Cleared
3 25 (24.75%) SC Cleared
4 22 (21.78%) CEH
4 22 (21.78%) CISA
4 22 (21.78%) CISM
4 22 (21.78%) CISSP
5 21 (20.79%) GIAC
5 21 (20.79%) SANS
6 18 (17.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 16 (15.84%) Degree
8 6 (5.94%) SSCP
9 4 (3.96%) ISEB
9 4 (3.96%) PMI Certification
9 4 (3.96%) PMP
10 2 (1.98%) MCP
10 2 (1.98%) MCSE
10 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.98%) VCAP
10 2 (1.98%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.87%) QA
2 7 (6.93%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (3.96%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (15.84%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 4 (3.96%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (16.83%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.88%) VMware
3 8 (7.92%) SAP
4 6 (5.94%) Oracle
5 5 (4.95%) Citrix
5 5 (4.95%) EMC
5 5 (4.95%) MuleSoft
5 5 (4.95%) NetApp
6 4 (3.96%) BMC
6 4 (3.96%) CheckPoint
6 4 (3.96%) Cisco
6 4 (3.96%) HP
6 4 (3.96%) IBM
6 4 (3.96%) Juniper
7 3 (2.97%) ATG
7 3 (2.97%) Google
7 3 (2.97%) hybris
8 1 (0.99%) 3PAR
8 1 (0.99%) ESRI
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £550 - £60000 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Mills Goodwin Talent Network
Salary: £58-64k + c20% bonus, 15% non-cont Pension, 28 days leave & family hea
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Great Benefits/Home Working
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: up to £70K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £69000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £68,000 - £110,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive with great benefits
Posted: 26 days ago