The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Glasgow region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 64 89 87
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 19 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.12% 1.19% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 1.23% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 9
Median salary £70,000 £56,250 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.44% -12.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £48,850 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,750 £69,750 £77,000
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 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
867 1303 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.66% 97.24% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 534 819 675
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

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 21 January 2017.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Glasgow region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 19 (39.58%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Internet
3 8 (16.67%) Release Management
3 8 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
4 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (14.58%) SDLC
4 7 (14.58%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (12.50%) Data Architecture
5 6 (12.50%) Basel II
5 6 (12.50%) Service Management
5 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.50%) Cognizant
5 6 (12.50%) MiFID
6 5 (10.42%) Project Management
6 5 (10.42%) TOGAF
7 4 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 4 (8.33%) Business Development
7 4 (8.33%) Degree
7 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (8.33%) ITIL
7 4 (8.33%) Big Data
7 4 (8.33%) Analytics
7 4 (8.33%) Internet of Things
7 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.33%) Re-Platforming
8 3 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (6.25%) Google Compute Engine
8 3 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (6.25%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) Internet
2 2 (4.17%) LAN
2 2 (4.17%) Network Security
2 2 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (39.58%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
1 2 (4.17%) Middleware
1 2 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.08%) REST
2 1 (2.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Internet of Things
3 3 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (6.25%) Public Cloud
3 3 (6.25%) Statistics
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
1 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
1 8 (16.67%) Release Management
2 7 (14.58%) SDLC
2 7 (14.58%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (12.50%) Data Architecture
3 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (12.50%) Service Management
3 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (10.42%) Project Management
4 5 (10.42%) TOGAF
5 4 (8.33%) Analytics
5 4 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 4 (8.33%) Business Development
5 4 (8.33%) ITIL
5 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.33%) Re-Platforming
6 3 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.17%) Network Management
7 2 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) C#
1 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) Basel II
1 6 (12.50%) MiFID
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Cognizant
2 3 (6.25%) Google
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft