The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 56 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 14 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.17% 1.74% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 1.78% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 10
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Solutions Architect
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
601 673 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 93.03% 97.68% 99.25%
Number of salaries quoted 538 592 574
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Guildford

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Guildford

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 (37.50%) Performance Analysis
2 14 (35.00%) Business Development
2 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (32.50%) Telecoms
4 11 (27.50%) SharePoint
4 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
5 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (22.50%) C#
6 9 (22.50%) .NET
6 9 (22.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 8 (20.00%) WCF
7 8 (20.00%) Network Design
8 6 (15.00%) Information Security
8 6 (15.00%) Degree
9 5 (12.50%) Cyber Security
9 5 (12.50%) Yammer
9 5 (12.50%) TOGAF
10 4 (10.00%) Data Architecture
11 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
11 3 (7.50%) Hadoop
11 3 (7.50%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (7.50%) SaaS
11 3 (7.50%) SIEM
11 3 (7.50%) SysML
11 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
11 3 (7.50%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (7.50%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (7.50%) Big Data
11 3 (7.50%) Scrum
11 3 (7.50%) Migration

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 11 (27.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (7.50%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.50%) JBoss
3 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Yammer
2 3 (7.50%) SaaS
3 2 (5.00%) IaaS
3 2 (5.00%) PaaS
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) SAN
1 1 (2.50%) LAN
1 1 (2.50%) WAN
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) Hadoop
1 3 (7.50%) Big Data
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (2.50%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) YourKit
1 1 (2.50%) Maven
1 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (32.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) .NET
2 8 (20.00%) WCF
3 2 (5.00%) Web Services
3 2 (5.00%) J2EE
3 2 (5.00%) HTML
3 2 (5.00%) Spring
4 1 (2.50%) HTML5
4 1 (2.50%) REST
4 1 (2.50%) JSON
4 1 (2.50%) Spring MVC
4 1 (2.50%) jQuery
4 1 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.50%) Spring Integration
4 1 (2.50%) Lucene
4 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.50%) Middleware
4 1 (2.50%) XML
4 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.50%) CSS
4 1 (2.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) IPTV
4 1 (2.50%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (2.50%) Xbox
4 1 (2.50%) STB
4 1 (2.50%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Android
1 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.50%) UNIX
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Performance Analysis
2 14 (35.00%) Business Development
2 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.00%) Network Design
4 6 (15.00%) Information Security
5 5 (12.50%) Cyber Security
5 5 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 4 (10.00%) Data Architecture
7 3 (7.50%) SIEM
7 3 (7.50%) SysML
7 3 (7.50%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (7.50%) Scrum
7 3 (7.50%) Migration
7 3 (7.50%) UML
7 3 (7.50%) ERP
8 2 (5.00%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.00%) SOA
8 2 (5.00%) CRM
8 2 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (5.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (22.50%) C#
3 3 (7.50%) Java
3 3 (7.50%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) Scala
4 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.50%) MCSE
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) McAfee
3 2 (5.00%) Intel
3 2 (5.00%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.50%) Roku
4 1 (2.50%) BT
4 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.50%) Apple
4 1 (2.50%) SAP