The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 53 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 17 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.66% 1.06% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.74% 1.11% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 1
Average salary £65,000 £51,607 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.95% -13.98%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Solutions Architect
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
620 540 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.88% 95.74% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 538 430 469
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,955 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Coventry

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Coventry

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 18 (94.74%) SAP
2 15 (78.95%) Manufacturing
3 13 (68.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (68.42%) Change Management
4 11 (57.89%) SAP SCM
5 6 (31.58%) SAP SD
6 5 (26.32%) SAP FI
6 5 (26.32%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (26.32%) SAP CO
6 5 (26.32%) Asset Management
6 5 (26.32%) SAP FI-AP
7 3 (15.79%) Automotive
7 3 (15.79%) Project Management
8 2 (10.53%) Middleware
8 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (10.53%) ETL
8 2 (10.53%) SAP HR
8 2 (10.53%) Logistics
8 2 (10.53%) Network Security
8 2 (10.53%) SAP HCM
8 2 (10.53%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (5.26%) Procure-to-pay
9 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (5.26%) XenApp
9 1 (5.26%) XenServer
9 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
9 1 (5.26%) vSphere
9 1 (5.26%) VMware
9 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
9 1 (5.26%) Citrix

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 11 (57.89%) SAP SCM
2 6 (31.58%) SAP SD
3 5 (26.32%) SAP FI
3 5 (26.32%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (26.32%) SAP CO
3 5 (26.32%) SAP FI-AP
4 2 (10.53%) SAP HR
4 2 (10.53%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (78.95%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.79%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Stakeholder Management
1 13 (68.42%) Change Management
2 5 (26.32%) Asset Management
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) ETL
4 2 (10.53%) Logistics
5 1 (5.26%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (5.26%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) XenApp
1 1 (5.26%) XenServer
1 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
1 1 (5.26%) vSphere
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix