The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 91 94 86
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 5 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.54% 0.70% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.72% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Average salary £60,000 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £63,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.36%
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
882 979 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.77% 97.22% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 614 812 775
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in the job title across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +7 5 £60,000 -20.00% 1
Solutions Architect
South West

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (35.71%) IBM
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (21.43%) Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Brocade
3 3 (21.43%) AIX
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) SAN
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (14.29%) MODAF
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (14.29%) iSeries
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) AS400
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.14%) Presales
5 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (7.14%) Information Exploitation
5 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) GIS
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET
2 1 (7.14%) Ajax
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) COM
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) Silverlight
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) AS400
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) iSeries
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) AIX
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 3 (21.43%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) MODAF
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) Business Development
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Information Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) UML
4 1 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) VCAP
1 1 (7.14%) VCDX
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) KVM
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) Brocade
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) ESRI
4 1 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) Google
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
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