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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 96 85 79
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 4 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.30% 1.27% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 1.34% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 2
Average salary £65,000 £47,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -19.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £47,500 £51,750
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £77,750 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £64,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+0.77% -0.76%
Solutions Architect
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1279 1045 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.60% 94.57% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 748 690 570
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Glasgow

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

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

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Web Development
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) SOAP
3 4 (33.33%) REST
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) Sybase
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) JSP
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (25.00%) Umbraco
4 3 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (25.00%) Sitecore
4 3 (25.00%) CMS
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 2 (16.67%) Content Management
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (25.00%) CMS
1 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (25.00%) Umbraco
1 3 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) OLAP
2 2 (16.67%) OLTP
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) SOAP
2 4 (33.33%) REST
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) JSP
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) CSS3
4 2 (16.67%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Web Development
3 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Content Management
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
5 1 (8.33%) People Management
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Sybase
2 3 (25.00%) Sitecore
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