The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 63 71 75
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 13 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.89% 0.15% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 0.16% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 4
Average salary £55,500 - £48,750
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 - £59,450
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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 Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
668 638 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 97.09% 96.67% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 565 548 583
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Dorset

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Dorset

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 7 £55,500 - 1
Poole - 2 £57,500 -
Solutions Architect
South West

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) Financial Institution
4 5 (23.81%) C#
4 5 (23.81%) C++
5 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 3 (14.29%) Coaching
5 3 (14.29%) Retail
5 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) .NET
6 2 (9.52%) Banking
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (4.76%) Web Services
7 1 (4.76%) XML
7 1 (4.76%) Middleware
7 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
7 1 (4.76%) Online Banking
7 1 (4.76%) SWIFT
7 1 (4.76%) System Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Cash Management
7 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (4.76%) OOD
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.76%) OO

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (4.76%) WebSphere
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Financial Institution
3 3 (14.29%) Retail
4 2 (9.52%) Banking
5 1 (4.76%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Online Banking
2 1 (4.76%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 3 (14.29%) Coaching
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) OOD
5 1 (4.76%) System Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Cash Management
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.76%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) C#
2 5 (23.81%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
Dorset
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago