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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 89 101 85
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 13 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.08% 0.68% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 0.70% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 12
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £37,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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
1107 1289 1106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.71% 96.99% 94.45%
Number of salaries quoted 728 824 669
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 27 May 2015.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 14 (48.28%) TOGAF
3 12 (41.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (31.03%) Java
5 8 (27.59%) ArchiMate
5 8 (27.59%) User Experience
5 8 (27.59%) Open Source
6 6 (20.69%) WAN
6 6 (20.69%) MPLS
7 5 (17.24%) Financial Modelling
8 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (13.79%) Internet
8 4 (13.79%) ERP
9 3 (10.34%) SAP
9 3 (10.34%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (10.34%) Zachman Framework
9 3 (10.34%) Degree
9 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
10 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
10 2 (6.90%) SaaS
10 2 (6.90%) Information Architecture
10 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (6.90%) Project Management
10 2 (6.90%) Cisco
10 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (6.90%) ITIL
11 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
11 1 (3.45%) Tomcat

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.45%) MQSeries
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) WAN
1 6 (20.69%) MPLS
2 4 (13.79%) Internet
3 1 (3.45%) LAN
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (27.59%) User Experience
3 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) TOGAF
2 12 (41.38%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (27.59%) Open Source
4 8 (27.59%) ArchiMate
5 5 (17.24%) Financial Modelling
6 4 (13.79%) ERP
7 3 (10.34%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.34%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
8 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.90%) ITIL
8 2 (6.90%) Project Management
8 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (6.90%) Information Architecture
9 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.45%) Requirements Management
9 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
9 1 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) SAP
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
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