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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 39 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 26 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.19% 0.85% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.54% 0.88% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 1
Average salary £70,000 £46,983 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.99% +18.94%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
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
469 457 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 93.61% 97.44% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 391 413 461
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,100 £47,500
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 (67.65%) Migration
2 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (50.00%) Scrum
3 17 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 15 (44.12%) Content Management
4 15 (44.12%) SharePoint
4 15 (44.12%) .NET
4 15 (44.12%) Visual Studio
4 15 (44.12%) SharePoint 2010
4 15 (44.12%) Office 365
4 15 (44.12%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (32.35%) HTML5
5 11 (32.35%) HTML
6 9 (26.47%) Java
6 9 (26.47%) CSS
6 9 (26.47%) XSLT
6 9 (26.47%) InfoPath
6 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
6 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
7 8 (23.53%) Big Data
8 7 (20.59%) EFT
8 7 (20.59%) Finance
9 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (11.76%) COBOL
10 4 (11.76%) Siebel
10 4 (11.76%) ICL
10 4 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (11.76%) Middleware
10 4 (11.76%) Mainframe
10 4 (11.76%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 15 (44.12%) SharePoint
1 15 (44.12%) SharePoint 2010
1 15 (44.12%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (44.12%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) Big Data
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.88%) JIRA
2 2 (5.88%) Selenium
2 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) .NET
2 11 (32.35%) HTML
2 11 (32.35%) HTML5
3 9 (26.47%) CSS
3 9 (26.47%) XSLT
4 4 (11.76%) Middleware
5 2 (5.88%) Spring
5 2 (5.88%) JSON
5 2 (5.88%) Django
5 2 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) EFT
2 4 (11.76%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.88%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) VME
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Migration
2 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (50.00%) Scrum
3 17 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 15 (44.12%) Content Management
5 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.88%) TDD
6 2 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (5.88%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.88%) Web Development
6 2 (5.88%) Kanban
6 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) Java
2 4 (11.76%) COBOL
3 2 (5.88%) Python
3 2 (5.88%) Ruby
3 2 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
1 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Puppet
1 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle
1 4 (11.76%) Siebel
1 4 (11.76%) ICL
1 4 (11.76%) Fujitsu