The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 76 119 128
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 66 46 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.78% 1.48% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.91% 1.55% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 23
Median salary £60,000 £67,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.44% +11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £49,200
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £77,250 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,625
% change year-on-year
- +3.79%
Solutions Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2268 2959 3097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.53% 95.36% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1438 1921 2035
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Scotland

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Scotland

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Edinburgh +20 36 £60,000 -10.44% 4
Glasgow +39 26 £65,000 +18.18%
Renfrewshire - 3 - -
Solutions Architect
UK

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Scotland region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 41 (28.47%) Finance
2 36 (25.00%) Java
3 34 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (20.14%) Banking
5 22 (15.28%) TOGAF
5 22 (15.28%) UML
6 20 (13.89%) Project Management
6 20 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (13.89%) Presales
7 19 (13.19%) Scrum
8 18 (12.50%) Data Architecture
8 18 (12.50%) Oracle
9 16 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 15 (10.42%) SOA
10 15 (10.42%) Hibernate
11 14 (9.72%) Microsoft
11 14 (9.72%) NoSQL
12 13 (9.03%) Data Modelling
13 12 (8.33%) .NET
13 12 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (8.33%) Internet
13 12 (8.33%) Subversion
13 12 (8.33%) Maven
13 12 (8.33%) Software Engineering
13 12 (8.33%) Spring
13 12 (8.33%) Use Case
13 12 (8.33%) Investment Management
13 12 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 12 (8.33%) Product Management
13 12 (8.33%) Git (software)

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 12 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (6.25%) JBoss
3 5 (3.47%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.78%) IIS
5 1 (0.69%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
1 9 (6.25%) SAP CRM
1 9 (6.25%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.69%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (2.08%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.33%) Internet
2 3 (2.08%) Network Security
2 3 (2.08%) VoIP
3 2 (1.39%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.39%) LAN
3 2 (1.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.72%) NoSQL
2 12 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.25%) Big Data
3 9 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 9 (6.25%) SAP BW
3 9 (6.25%) SAP HANA
4 6 (4.17%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.39%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.69%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.69%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 12 (8.33%) Maven
1 12 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (28.47%) Finance
2 29 (20.14%) Banking
3 9 (6.25%) Marketing
4 7 (4.86%) Retail
5 5 (3.47%) Games
6 4 (2.78%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.08%) Front Office
8 2 (1.39%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.42%) Hibernate
2 12 (8.33%) .NET
2 12 (8.33%) Spring
3 9 (6.25%) Apache CXF
3 9 (6.25%) JPA
3 9 (6.25%) JSF
3 9 (6.25%) RichFaces
4 5 (3.47%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.78%) Web Services
6 3 (2.08%) Drools
6 3 (2.08%) Middleware
7 1 (0.69%) HTML
7 1 (0.69%) Java EE
7 1 (0.69%) REST
7 1 (0.69%) SOAP
7 1 (0.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.78%) Internet of Things
2 4 (2.78%) Public Cloud
3 3 (2.08%) Clustering
3 3 (2.08%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (2.08%) Replication
3 3 (2.08%) Statistics
4 2 (1.39%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.39%) PMI
4 2 (1.39%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.69%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.64%) Windows
2 4 (2.78%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.08%) Unix
4 1 (0.69%) Linux
4 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (15.28%) TOGAF
2 22 (15.28%) UML
3 20 (13.89%) Presales
3 20 (13.89%) Project Management
3 20 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (13.19%) Scrum
5 18 (12.50%) Data Architecture
6 16 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 15 (10.42%) SOA
8 13 (9.03%) Data Modelling
9 12 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (8.33%) Investment Management
9 12 (8.33%) Product Management
9 12 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 12 (8.33%) Use Case
10 11 (7.64%) Business Development
10 11 (7.64%) ETL
10 11 (7.64%) Information Management
10 11 (7.64%) OO
Programming Languages
1 36 (25.00%) Java
2 9 (6.25%) SQL
3 7 (4.86%) C#
4 6 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.47%) C++
6 4 (2.78%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.08%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.69%) AWK
8 1 (0.69%) Korn
8 1 (0.69%) Perl
8 1 (0.69%) PHP
8 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (1.39%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.69%) MCITP
3 1 (0.69%) MCSE
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.17%) Basel II
1 6 (4.17%) MiFID
2 3 (2.08%) QA
3 2 (1.39%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (1.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 18 (12.50%) Oracle
2 14 (9.72%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.25%) SAP
4 6 (4.17%) Cognizant
5 3 (2.08%) Google
5 3 (2.08%) ION Trading
6 1 (0.69%) FNZ
6 1 (0.69%) Guidewire
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