The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 64 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 2 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.39% 2.66% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 2.75% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 5
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
Solutions Architect
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
502 619 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 96.72% 97.02% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 401 536 532
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Northampton

Solutions Architect
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cognizant
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cognizant
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle