The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North East region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 72 53 76
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 10 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.41% 3.82% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 3.96% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 5
Median salary £51,459 £60,000 £46,983
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.23% +27.70%
UK excluding London median salary £65,250 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+0.38% -
Solutions Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
679 707 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.77% 96.45% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 604 594 660
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the North East region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +3 10 £51,459 -31.38%
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Solutions Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 10 (83.33%) TOGAF
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) Kanban
3 5 (41.67%) CITP
4 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (33.33%) Data Analytics
4 4 (33.33%) Analytics
4 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) SFIA
6 2 (16.67%) WSO2
6 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (16.67%) Open Source
6 2 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (16.67%) RESTful
6 2 (16.67%) IBM
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Service Management
6 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
6 2 (16.67%) ITSM
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) zOS
6 2 (16.67%) Middleware
6 2 (16.67%) webMethods
7 1 (8.33%) Biometrics
7 1 (8.33%) Blackberry

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (8.33%) Google Apps
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MSI
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
1 2 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) EDI
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (8.33%) Biometrics
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) zOS
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) TOGAF
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Kanban
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) Analytics
4 4 (33.33%) Data Analytics
4 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) SFIA
6 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) ITSM
6 2 (16.67%) Open Source
6 2 (16.67%) Service Management
6 2 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (8.33%) B2B
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
7 1 (8.33%) Migration
7 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CITP
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) webMethods
2 2 (16.67%) WSO2
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) SAP