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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 81 111 83
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 45 29 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.95% 1.51% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.04% 1.56% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 34 22 32
Median salary £75,000 £59,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.11% +2.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £43,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £70,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
Solutions Architect
South West

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
1482 1854 1954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 97.05% 96.46% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1233 1623 1607
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 2016.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Bristol

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Bristol region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 55 (63.22%) TOGAF
2 42 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (48.28%) PRINCE2
3 32 (36.78%) SaaS
4 29 (33.33%) ITIL
5 27 (31.03%) MODAF
6 24 (27.59%) Continuous Improvement
6 24 (27.59%) Security Cleared
7 23 (26.44%) Cybersecurity
7 23 (26.44%) Java
8 22 (25.29%) .NET
8 22 (25.29%) DV Cleared
9 21 (24.14%) Technical Architecture
9 21 (24.14%) ITIL V3
10 19 (21.84%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (21.84%) Finance
10 19 (21.84%) Manufacturing
11 18 (20.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 18 (20.69%) NHS
11 18 (20.69%) ERP
11 18 (20.69%) Security Architecture
12 17 (19.54%) Microsoft
12 17 (19.54%) CISSP
12 17 (19.54%) CISA
12 17 (19.54%) CISM
12 17 (19.54%) Management Information System
12 17 (19.54%) Degree
12 17 (19.54%) Retail
12 17 (19.54%) CEH
13 16 (18.39%) Aerospace

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 (6.90%) Apache
2 2 (2.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 13 (14.94%) MS Office
2 13 (14.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.15%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (36.78%) SaaS
2 12 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (9.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (6.90%) IaaS
4 6 (6.90%) PaaS
5 2 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.30%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.34%) Network Security
2 3 (3.45%) Firewall
3 2 (2.30%) LAN
4 1 (1.15%) DHCP
4 1 (1.15%) DNS
4 1 (1.15%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.15%) FTP
4 1 (1.15%) SMTP
4 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.15%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.15%) VPN
4 1 (1.15%) WAN
4 1 (1.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.39%) Big Data
2 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.90%) DB2
3 6 (6.90%) MySQL
4 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.30%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.15%) GIS
General
1 19 (21.84%) Finance
1 19 (21.84%) Manufacturing
2 17 (19.54%) Retail
3 16 (18.39%) Aerospace
4 14 (16.09%) Banking
5 12 (13.79%) Publishing
6 9 (10.34%) Telecoms
7 6 (6.90%) Legal
8 2 (2.30%) Electronics
8 2 (2.30%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.29%) .NET
2 8 (9.20%) CSS
2 8 (9.20%) HTML
3 6 (6.90%) Middleware
4 3 (3.45%) J2EE
4 3 (3.45%) RESTful
4 3 (3.45%) SOAP
4 3 (3.45%) Spring
4 3 (3.45%) Web Services
5 2 (2.30%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.30%) CSS3
5 2 (2.30%) Dojo
5 2 (2.30%) HTML5
5 2 (2.30%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (2.30%) React
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.84%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (20.69%) NHS
3 17 (19.54%) Management Information System
4 9 (10.34%) CESG
4 9 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 9 (10.34%) Cryptography
5 8 (9.20%) Data Centre
6 6 (6.90%) CMDB
6 6 (6.90%) N-Tier
7 5 (5.75%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.15%) EPoS
8 1 (1.15%) Life Science
8 1 (1.15%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.15%) Windows
1 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.15%) Windows Vista
1 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (63.22%) TOGAF
2 42 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (48.28%) PRINCE2
3 29 (33.33%) ITIL
4 27 (31.03%) MODAF
5 24 (27.59%) Continuous Improvement
6 23 (26.44%) Cybersecurity
7 21 (24.14%) ITIL V3
7 21 (24.14%) Technical Architecture
8 18 (20.69%) ERP
8 18 (20.69%) Security Architecture
9 16 (18.39%) Logistics
9 16 (18.39%) Presales
10 14 (16.09%) Service Management
11 13 (14.94%) CRM
12 12 (13.79%) SOA
13 11 (12.64%) Zachman Framework
14 9 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
14 9 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
14 9 (10.34%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (26.44%) Java
2 14 (16.09%) Python
3 8 (9.20%) C#
4 6 (6.90%) PHP
4 6 (6.90%) SQL
5 2 (2.30%) ES6
5 2 (2.30%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (27.59%) Security Cleared
2 22 (25.29%) DV Cleared
3 18 (20.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 17 (19.54%) CEH
4 17 (19.54%) CISA
4 17 (19.54%) CISM
4 17 (19.54%) CISSP
4 17 (19.54%) Degree
5 16 (18.39%) GIAC
5 16 (18.39%) SANS
5 16 (18.39%) SC Cleared
6 6 (6.90%) ISEB
6 6 (6.90%) PMI Certification
6 6 (6.90%) PMP
6 6 (6.90%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.94%) QA
2 2 (2.30%) COBIT
3 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
1 6 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (19.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.20%) Oracle
2 8 (9.20%) VMware
3 6 (6.90%) BMC
3 6 (6.90%) CheckPoint
3 6 (6.90%) Cisco
3 6 (6.90%) Citrix
3 6 (6.90%) EMC
3 6 (6.90%) HP
3 6 (6.90%) IBM
3 6 (6.90%) Juniper
3 6 (6.90%) NetApp
3 6 (6.90%) SAP
4 5 (5.75%) MuleSoft
5 3 (3.45%) ATG
5 3 (3.45%) Google
5 3 (3.45%) hybris
6 1 (1.15%) ESRI
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Exce
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £57500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £46,625 to £57,640 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: + Progression Opportunities
Posted: 10 days ago