The first table below looks at the demand for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank - 40 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 0.39% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Job Titles Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
245 244 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 91.76% 95.69% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 176 172 164
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £48,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Solutions Architect
Cheshire

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Chester

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (25.00%) NCIE
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CommVault
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) MOF
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (25.00%) MOF
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) NCIE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (25.00%) MCTS
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) CommVault
1 1 (25.00%) NetApp
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
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