The first table below looks at the demand for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 66 66 72
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 4 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.48% 0.74% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.77% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,500 £47,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £59,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Job Titles Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
789 646 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.52% 95.28% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 581 556 679
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in the North East

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -2 3 £57,500 +9.52% 3
Northumberland - 1 £47,500 -
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) Open Source
1 3 (37.50%) IIBA
2 2 (25.00%) Juniper
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) CCDP
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 (12.50%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Business Development
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) IIBA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) CCDP
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Juniper
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Sun
2 1 (12.50%) Avaya
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp
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