The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Dorset region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 64 70 73
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 10 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.76% 1.45% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 1.48% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 5
Median salary £51,250 £69,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.25% +32.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £57,900 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £69,900 £58,000
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 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
567 743 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.65% 97.89% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 494 600 583
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,350 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

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 27 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole - 6 £51,250 - 1
Bournemouth +7 2 - -
Solutions Architect
South West

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Dorset region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 13 (50.00%) Finance
1 13 (50.00%) Banking
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Java
3 10 (38.46%) C#
4 9 (34.62%) .NET
4 9 (34.62%) Oracle
4 9 (34.62%) Scrum
4 9 (34.62%) Open Source
5 8 (30.77%) CRM
6 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
6 7 (26.92%) IBM
6 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
6 7 (26.92%) C++
7 6 (23.08%) SOA
8 5 (19.23%) UML
8 5 (19.23%) Zachman Framework
8 5 (19.23%) TOGAF
8 5 (19.23%) V-Model
9 4 (15.38%) Java EE
9 4 (15.38%) ITIL
10 3 (11.54%) Validation
10 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (11.54%) SDLC
11 2 (7.69%) SEPA
11 2 (7.69%) RESTful
11 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
11 2 (7.69%) HTML5
11 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
11 2 (7.69%) Retail

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 2 (7.69%) IIS
General
1 13 (50.00%) Banking
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Automotive
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) .NET
2 4 (15.38%) Java EE
3 2 (7.69%) HTML
3 2 (7.69%) HTML5
3 2 (7.69%) Middleware
3 2 (7.69%) RESTful
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Smartcard
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Open Source
2 9 (34.62%) Scrum
3 8 (30.77%) CRM
4 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
5 6 (23.08%) SOA
6 5 (19.23%) TOGAF
6 5 (19.23%) UML
6 5 (19.23%) V-Model
6 5 (19.23%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (15.38%) ITIL
8 3 (11.54%) SDLC
8 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.54%) Validation
9 2 (7.69%) ITSM
9 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
10 1 (3.85%) OO
10 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
10 1 (3.85%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) C#
3 7 (26.92%) C++
4 1 (3.85%) PHP
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) COBIT
1 2 (7.69%) SEPA
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle
2 7 (26.92%) IBM
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.85%) Cognizant
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