The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 129 157 148
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 50 26 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.43% 0.78% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 0.81% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 30 9 17
Median salary £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £91,250 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
Solutions Architect
North 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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3415 3206 3798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.88% 96.71% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2935 2670 3109
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Manchester

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Manchester

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Stockport - 4 £67,500 - 1
Bolton - 2 - -
Salford - 2 - -
Solutions Architect
North West

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Manchester region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 22 (29.73%) SOA
1 22 (29.73%) Finance
2 21 (28.38%) .NET
3 18 (24.32%) Java
4 17 (22.97%) Microsoft
4 17 (22.97%) TOGAF
4 17 (22.97%) Presales
5 14 (18.92%) Java EE
5 14 (18.92%) Banking
5 14 (18.92%) J2EE
6 12 (16.22%) SOAP
6 12 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (14.86%) Web Services
7 11 (14.86%) ITIL
8 10 (13.51%) CRM
8 10 (13.51%) C#
8 10 (13.51%) Degree
9 9 (12.16%) Oracle
9 9 (12.16%) Zachman Framework
9 9 (12.16%) Open Source
10 8 (10.81%) IBM
10 8 (10.81%) HTML
10 8 (10.81%) CSS
10 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (9.46%) Content Management
11 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET
11 7 (9.46%) MS Exchange
11 7 (9.46%) UML
12 6 (8.11%) Tomcat
12 6 (8.11%) Active Directory

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 7 (9.46%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.11%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.41%) JBoss
3 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) SaaS
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.41%) Office 365
4 3 (4.05%) IaaS
5 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.70%) PaaS
6 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) Firewall
1 3 (4.05%) LAN
1 3 (4.05%) WAN
2 2 (2.70%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.35%) DHCP
3 1 (1.35%) DNS
3 1 (1.35%) H.323
3 1 (1.35%) HTTP
3 1 (1.35%) Network Security
3 1 (1.35%) PBX
3 1 (1.35%) PSTN
3 1 (1.35%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.35%) Skype
3 1 (1.35%) SS7
3 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.76%) Big Data
1 5 (6.76%) MongoDB
1 5 (6.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (29.73%) Finance
2 14 (18.92%) Banking
3 3 (4.05%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Advertising
4 1 (1.35%) Back Office
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
4 1 (1.35%) Marketing
4 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.38%) .NET
2 14 (18.92%) J2EE
2 14 (18.92%) Java EE
3 12 (16.22%) SOAP
4 11 (14.86%) Web Services
5 8 (10.81%) CSS
5 8 (10.81%) HTML
6 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET
7 5 (6.76%) REST
7 5 (6.76%) XML
8 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (5.41%) JDBC
8 4 (5.41%) WCF
9 3 (4.05%) XSLT
10 2 (2.70%) CGI
11 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.35%) Hibernate
11 1 (1.35%) JSON
11 1 (1.35%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.70%) Data Integration
2 2 (2.70%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.35%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.35%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.05%) Windows
2 2 (2.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.35%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.73%) SOA
2 17 (22.97%) Presales
2 17 (22.97%) TOGAF
3 12 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (14.86%) ITIL
5 10 (13.51%) CRM
6 9 (12.16%) Open Source
6 9 (12.16%) Zachman Framework
7 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (9.46%) Content Management
8 7 (9.46%) UML
9 5 (6.76%) OOD
9 5 (6.76%) Software Delivery
9 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 4 (5.41%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.41%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.41%) MVC
10 4 (5.41%) Process Improvement
10 4 (5.41%) Service Design
10 4 (5.41%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.32%) Java
2 10 (13.51%) C#
3 5 (6.76%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.41%) SQL
5 1 (1.35%) C
5 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.35%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.35%) CCNA
3 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.35%) CISSP
3 1 (1.35%) MBA
3 1 (1.35%) MCITP
3 1 (1.35%) MCTS
3 1 (1.35%) NCIE
3 1 (1.35%) RHCE
3 1 (1.35%) VCAP
3 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) COBIT
2 1 (1.35%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.11%) Active Directory
1 6 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.05%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.35%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 17 (22.97%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.16%) Oracle
3 8 (10.81%) IBM
4 6 (8.11%) VMware
5 5 (6.76%) Cisco
6 4 (5.41%) Citrix
6 4 (5.41%) Cognizant
6 4 (5.41%) HP
6 4 (5.41%) NetApp
7 2 (2.70%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.35%) Altiris
8 1 (1.35%) Chordiant
8 1 (1.35%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.35%) Juniper
8 1 (1.35%) Symantec
8 1 (1.35%) Veeam
8 1 (1.35%) Xerox
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 12 days ago