The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 101 97 87
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 12 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.06% 0.57% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.59% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 2
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +11.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £53,500 £50,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,500 £52,300
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
Solutions Architect
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1095 1011 803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.39% 96.75% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 884 826 688
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -18 3 £70,000 +21.73%
Gloucester - 1 £55,000 -
Solutions Architect
South West

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Internet
2 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
3 6 (33.33%) V-Model
3 6 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 6 (33.33%) Service Management
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) C
3 6 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (33.33%) UML
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) Windows
4 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
4 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (22.22%) MODAF
5 4 (22.22%) Presales
5 4 (22.22%) Firewall
5 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 4 (22.22%) Linux
5 4 (22.22%) Python
5 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 4 (22.22%) C#
5 4 (22.22%) C++
5 4 (22.22%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) Juniper
5 4 (22.22%) SOA
6 3 (16.67%) SSADM

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (5.56%) Alfresco
1 1 (5.56%) Documentum
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Internet
2 4 (22.22%) Firewall
3 3 (16.67%) Junos
3 3 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (5.56%) NAS
5 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) REST
1 3 (16.67%) SOAP
1 3 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 3 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Service Management
2 6 (33.33%) UML
2 6 (33.33%) V-Model
2 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) MODAF
4 4 (22.22%) Presales
4 4 (22.22%) SOA
5 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 3 (16.67%) DoDAF
5 3 (16.67%) Information Assurance
5 3 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) RUP
5 3 (16.67%) SSADM
5 3 (16.67%) Use Case
5 3 (16.67%) User Stories
5 3 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C
2 4 (22.22%) C#
2 4 (22.22%) C++
2 4 (22.22%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) CCNA
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (16.67%) GIAC
3 3 (16.67%) GSEC
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (16.67%) JNCIA
3 3 (16.67%) MBCS
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) VCAP
4 1 (5.56%) VCDX
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) KVM
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco
1 6 (33.33%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) Juniper
4 3 (16.67%) Cloudera
4 3 (16.67%) HP
4 3 (16.67%) IBM
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.56%) Aruba
6 1 (5.56%) EqualLogic
6 1 (5.56%) F5
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (5.56%) OpenText
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) SAP
6 1 (5.56%) SonicWALL