The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 34 44 54
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 23 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.20% 1.06% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.58% 1.08% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 23 3 7
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Solutions Architect
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
412 277 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 93.21% 97.88% 99.23%
Number of salaries quoted 338 244 446
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 23 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (60.00%) Scrum
3 18 (51.43%) Migration
4 15 (42.86%) HTML
4 15 (42.86%) Java
4 15 (42.86%) HTML5
5 13 (37.14%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (31.43%) Web Development
6 11 (31.43%) JSON
6 11 (31.43%) JIRA
6 11 (31.43%) Selenium
6 11 (31.43%) Django
6 11 (31.43%) Kanban
6 11 (31.43%) RESTful
6 11 (31.43%) Scala
6 11 (31.43%) Open Source
6 11 (31.43%) Confluence
6 11 (31.43%) Puppet
6 11 (31.43%) MongoDB
6 11 (31.43%) NoSQL
6 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
6 11 (31.43%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (31.43%) Relational Database
6 11 (31.43%) Mentoring
6 11 (31.43%) Linux
6 11 (31.43%) Python
6 11 (31.43%) TDD
6 11 (31.43%) Spring
6 11 (31.43%) Ruby
7 10 (28.57%) Content Management

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (31.43%) Confluence
2 10 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
2 10 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 10 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) MongoDB
1 11 (31.43%) NoSQL
1 11 (31.43%) Relational Database
2 8 (22.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) JIRA
1 11 (31.43%) Selenium
1 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
2 10 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) HTML
1 15 (42.86%) HTML5
2 11 (31.43%) Spring
2 11 (31.43%) JSON
2 11 (31.43%) Django
2 11 (31.43%) RESTful
3 10 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (11.43%) CSS
4 4 (11.43%) XSLT
4 4 (11.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Open Source
2 4 (11.43%) Mainframe
3 3 (8.57%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (60.00%) Scrum
3 18 (51.43%) Migration
4 13 (37.14%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (31.43%) Web Development
5 11 (31.43%) Kanban
5 11 (31.43%) Mentoring
5 11 (31.43%) TDD
6 10 (28.57%) Content Management
7 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.57%) TOGAF
9 2 (5.71%) Zachman Framework
10 1 (2.86%) ITIL
10 1 (2.86%) CRM
10 1 (2.86%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) Java
2 11 (31.43%) Python
2 11 (31.43%) Ruby
2 11 (31.43%) Scala
3 4 (11.43%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) Puppet
1 11 (31.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle
1 4 (11.43%) Siebel
1 4 (11.43%) ICL
1 4 (11.43%) Fujitsu