The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 39 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 0.56% 0.57% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £64,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+0.77% -0.76%
Solutions Architect
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Macclesfield 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
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
176 168 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 97.78% 95.45% 99.49%
Number of salaries quoted 138 149 160
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Macclesfield

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) KVM
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) CA

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) HPUX
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) OS/400
1 1 (50.00%) zOS
1 1 (50.00%) SUSE
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM