The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 81 85 93
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 24 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.74% 0.91% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 0.99% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 7
Average salary £65,000 £72,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +26.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £70,500 £50,400
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £74,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,750
% change year-on-year
- +6.99%
Solutions Architect
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1311 1218 1192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.21% 92.20% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1005 968 1060
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 20 (54.05%) TOGAF
2 12 (32.43%) Degree
3 11 (29.73%) Technical Architecture
3 11 (29.73%) Mobile App
4 10 (27.03%) VMware
5 9 (24.32%) ITIL
5 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
5 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (21.62%) Zachman Framework
6 8 (21.62%) Oracle
6 8 (21.62%) Cisco
7 7 (18.92%) SOA
7 7 (18.92%) Windows
7 7 (18.92%) Finance
7 7 (18.92%) Project Management
7 7 (18.92%) WebSphere
8 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (16.22%) Scrum
8 6 (16.22%) Kanban
8 6 (16.22%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
8 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
8 6 (16.22%) IBM
8 6 (16.22%) DSDM
8 6 (16.22%) WAN
9 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
9 5 (13.51%) UML
9 5 (13.51%) HP
9 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (10.81%) Juniper

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 7 (18.92%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.11%) Node.js
3 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.70%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) WAN
2 4 (10.81%) SAN
2 4 (10.81%) MPLS
2 4 (10.81%) Firewall
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (5.41%) LAN
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.70%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.70%) Big Data
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) DB2
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Retail
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) German Language
3 1 (2.70%) Automotive
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) HTML
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
1 3 (8.11%) Middleware
1 3 (8.11%) HTML5
2 2 (5.41%) SAP XI
3 1 (2.70%) Web Services
3 1 (2.70%) XML
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Mobile App
2 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.81%) Social Media
4 3 (8.11%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.41%) Data Integration
5 2 (5.41%) NHS
6 1 (2.70%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Android
2 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.41%) UNIX
4 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) TOGAF
2 11 (29.73%) Technical Architecture
3 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) ITIL
4 8 (21.62%) Zachman Framework
5 7 (18.92%) Project Management
5 7 (18.92%) SOA
6 6 (16.22%) DSDM
6 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
6 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
6 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (16.22%) Kanban
6 6 (16.22%) Scrum
6 6 (16.22%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (13.51%) UML
7 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
8 4 (10.81%) Asset Management
9 3 (8.11%) BPMN
9 3 (8.11%) Data Architecture
9 3 (8.11%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (10.81%) JNCIA
3 4 (10.81%) CCNA
4 2 (5.41%) SAP Certification
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.70%) MCSE
5 1 (2.70%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
1 4 (10.81%) QA
1 4 (10.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) VMware
2 8 (21.62%) Oracle
2 8 (21.62%) Cisco
3 6 (16.22%) IBM
4 5 (13.51%) HP
5 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
5 4 (10.81%) Juniper
6 3 (8.11%) Mashery
6 3 (8.11%) SAP
7 2 (5.41%) Cognizant
8 1 (2.70%) NetApp
8 1 (2.70%) Lotus
8 1 (2.70%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.70%) Cognos
8 1 (2.70%) Business Objects
8 1 (2.70%) EMC
8 1 (2.70%) Avaya