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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 76 81 95
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 10 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.91% 0.88% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.95% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 9
Average salary £56,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.73% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £57,500 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
1047 950 1142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.36% 92.95% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 825 791 971
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 22 December 2014.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 5 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (26.67%) UML
2 4 (26.67%) SOA
2 4 (26.67%) SLA
2 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 4 (26.67%) Data Management
2 4 (26.67%) TOGAF
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) Automotive
3 3 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (13.33%) Finance
4 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (13.33%) High Availability
5 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Banking
5 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) HTML
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) Cognizant
5 1 (6.67%) SysML

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (6.67%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
General
1 4 (26.67%) Automotive
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (26.67%) UML
2 4 (26.67%) SOA
2 4 (26.67%) Data Management
2 4 (26.67%) TOGAF
3 2 (13.33%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) SysML
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Business Development
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.67%) BPMN
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Cognizant