The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 63 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 16 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.11% - 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% - 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 6
Average salary £60,000 - £58,750
90% offered a salary of more than £51,459 - £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,374 - £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
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
713 805 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 94.19% 97.22% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 622 588 544
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -8.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 4 September 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the North East region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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 - 8 £51,459 -
Durham - 6 £60,000 - 1
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 22 (51.16%) Java
2 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (41.86%) Scrum
4 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
5 16 (37.21%) UML
6 15 (34.88%) Business Development
6 15 (34.88%) Degree
6 15 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (25.58%) TOGAF
8 10 (23.26%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (23.26%) CITP
8 10 (23.26%) Kanban
8 10 (23.26%) TDD
8 10 (23.26%) Data Analytics
8 10 (23.26%) Analytics
9 9 (20.93%) .NET
10 8 (18.60%) HTML
10 8 (18.60%) Visual Studio
10 8 (18.60%) CSS
10 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
10 8 (18.60%) Migration
10 8 (18.60%) XSLT
10 8 (18.60%) HTML5
10 8 (18.60%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
10 8 (18.60%) DV Cleared
10 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
10 8 (18.60%) Content Management
10 8 (18.60%) InfoPath
10 8 (18.60%) SharePoint 2013

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
1 8 (18.60%) SharePoint 2010
1 8 (18.60%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (4.65%) Documentum
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Office 365
2 2 (4.65%) IaaS
2 2 (4.65%) SaaS
2 2 (4.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) VoIP
1 2 (4.65%) DHCP
1 2 (4.65%) DNS
1 2 (4.65%) IPsec
1 2 (4.65%) IP Telephony
1 2 (4.65%) BIG-IP
1 2 (4.65%) Network Security
1 2 (4.65%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) .NET
2 8 (18.60%) CSS
2 8 (18.60%) XSLT
2 8 (18.60%) HTML5
2 8 (18.60%) HTML
3 4 (9.30%) Web Services
4 2 (4.65%) 802.1X
5 1 (2.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) EFT
3 2 (4.65%) PKI
3 2 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.33%) Biometrics
4 1 (2.33%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) Scrum
3 16 (37.21%) UML
4 15 (34.88%) Business Development
5 11 (25.58%) TOGAF
6 10 (23.26%) TDD
6 10 (23.26%) Kanban
6 10 (23.26%) Data Analytics
6 10 (23.26%) Analytics
6 10 (23.26%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (18.60%) Content Management
7 8 (18.60%) Migration
8 5 (11.63%) Business Analysis
9 4 (9.30%) Service Management
9 4 (9.30%) Open Source
10 2 (4.65%) Network Management
10 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (4.65%) Workflow
10 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.65%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) Java
2 1 (2.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Degree
2 10 (23.26%) CITP
3 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
3 8 (18.60%) DV Cleared
3 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Blue Coat
2 2 (4.65%) Fortinet
2 2 (4.65%) Pega
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco
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