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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 107 84 83
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 4 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.29% 1.25% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 1.32% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 2
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -10.63%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
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
1340 1064 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.33% 95.08% 92.08%
Number of salaries quoted 809 727 553
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (25.00%) Umbraco
3 3 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (25.00%) Sitecore
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) CMS
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) SOAP
3 3 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (16.67%) CSS3
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) JSP
4 2 (16.67%) Sybase
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) MVC

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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%) Umbraco
1 3 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (25.00%) CMS
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
3 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%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) OLTP
3 1 (8.33%) OLAP
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) SOAP
2 3 (25.00%) REST
3 2 (16.67%) CSS3
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) JSP
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle ADF
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Web Development
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) BPEL
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) BPR
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Sitecore
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Sybase
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago