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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 87 108 84
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 19 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.47% 0.29% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 0.30% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 14
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,372 £55,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £71,000 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
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
1212 1335 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.81% 96.39% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 775 805 727
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2015.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (46.88%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Java
3 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (18.75%) Open Source
4 6 (18.75%) WAN
5 5 (15.63%) Internet
6 4 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
6 4 (12.50%) MPLS
6 4 (12.50%) Benchmarking
6 4 (12.50%) Migration
6 4 (12.50%) Banking
6 4 (12.50%) Cisco
6 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.50%) Linux
7 3 (9.38%) Apache
7 3 (9.38%) Web Services
7 3 (9.38%) Perl
7 3 (9.38%) PHP
7 3 (9.38%) SQL
7 3 (9.38%) Oracle
7 3 (9.38%) DB2
7 3 (9.38%) Informatica
7 3 (9.38%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (9.38%) SPSS
7 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
7 3 (9.38%) Windows
7 3 (9.38%) Python
7 3 (9.38%) Cognos

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (9.38%) Apache
1 3 (9.38%) SAS
1 3 (9.38%) Apache Pig
2 2 (6.25%) Lync
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) CMS
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.13%) MTS
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SPSS
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (6.25%) Office 365
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) WAN
2 5 (15.63%) Internet
3 4 (12.50%) MPLS
4 2 (6.25%) IP Telephony
4 2 (6.25%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) DB2
1 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
1 3 (9.38%) Pentaho
1 3 (9.38%) Hadoop
1 3 (9.38%) Apache Hive
1 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
1 3 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
1 3 (9.38%) HBase
1 3 (9.38%) Mahout
1 3 (9.38%) Big Data
1 3 (9.38%) Sqoop
1 3 (9.38%) Triplestore
1 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.25%) Back Office
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Web Services
1 3 (9.38%) MLlib
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) EJB
2 1 (3.13%) JSP
2 1 (3.13%) JavaBeans
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) User Experience
3 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
1 6 (18.75%) Open Source
2 4 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
2 4 (12.50%) Benchmarking
2 4 (12.50%) Migration
3 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.38%) TOGAF
3 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
3 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
3 3 (9.38%) ETL
3 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (9.38%) ArchiMate
3 3 (9.38%) Analytics
3 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (9.38%) Information Architecture
3 3 (9.38%) MapReduce
3 3 (9.38%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (9.38%) Business Development
3 3 (9.38%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (9.38%) Perl
2 3 (9.38%) PHP
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) Python
2 3 (9.38%) R
3 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Apache Flume
2 2 (6.25%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Informatica
2 3 (9.38%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (9.38%) Teradata
2 3 (9.38%) Netezza
2 3 (9.38%) Greenplum
2 3 (9.38%) Vertica
2 3 (9.38%) Talend
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Cognos
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