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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
South West / Dorset
Rank 48 76 75
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 14 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.29% 1.82% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.47% 1.84% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 20
Median salary £47,500 £57,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% -14.81%
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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
403 814 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 94.82% 98.79% 99.10%
Number of salaries quoted 355 617 691
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +13 13 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Solutions Architect
South West

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) PRINCE2
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco
2 9 (40.91%) Service Delivery
2 9 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (40.91%) Mentoring
2 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
3 6 (27.27%) UML
3 6 (27.27%) Presales
4 5 (22.73%) Smartcard
4 5 (22.73%) C#
4 5 (22.73%) C++
4 5 (22.73%) Java
4 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
4 5 (22.73%) V-Model
4 5 (22.73%) Scrum
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
6 3 (13.64%) Validation
7 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
8 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
8 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
8 1 (4.55%) SOA
8 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
8 1 (4.55%) SQL
8 1 (4.55%) Finance
8 1 (4.55%) Banking
8 1 (4.55%) Retail
8 1 (4.55%) TOGAF

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 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
2 5 (22.73%) Smartcard
3 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Mentoring
1 9 (40.91%) PRINCE2
1 9 (40.91%) Service Delivery
1 9 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (27.27%) Presales
2 6 (27.27%) UML
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
3 5 (22.73%) Scrum
3 5 (22.73%) V-Model
4 3 (13.64%) Validation
5 1 (4.55%) ArchiMate
5 1 (4.55%) Data Transformation
5 1 (4.55%) SDLC
5 1 (4.55%) SOA
5 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) C#
1 5 (22.73%) C++
1 5 (22.73%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco
Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 days ago