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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 62 60 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 5 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.81% 1.34% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.41% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Average salary £75,000 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
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
596 566 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.44% 94.97% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 517 418 351
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Coventry

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) SAP
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Logistics
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Automotive
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) SAP PP
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) MS Project
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Middleware
5 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
5 1 (12.50%) SAP MM
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) SAP Certification
5 1 (12.50%) SAP APO

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP PP
2 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
2 1 (12.50%) SAP MM
2 1 (12.50%) SAP APO
2 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
2 1 (12.50%) SAP QM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Basis
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Logistics
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) SAP
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix