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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 91 132 160
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 71 33 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.48% 1.03% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.58% 1.09% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 40 23 8
Median salary £60,000 £72,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.95% +15.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £79,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%
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
2755 3040 3558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.16% 95.30% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1596 1955 2346
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +31 46 £56,500 -23.38% 1
Glasgow 0 16 £66,250 +20.45% 1
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Solutions Architect
UK

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 55 (37.16%) Finance
2 51 (34.46%) TOGAF
3 50 (33.78%) Banking
4 44 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (29.73%) Java
4 44 (29.73%) Open Source
5 34 (22.97%) Presales
6 30 (20.27%) UML
6 30 (20.27%) SOA
7 26 (17.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (16.89%) Microsoft
8 25 (16.89%) Project Management
9 24 (16.22%) Zachman Framework
10 23 (15.54%) .NET
11 20 (13.51%) Middleware
12 19 (12.84%) Software Engineering
12 19 (12.84%) Oracle
12 19 (12.84%) ITIL
13 18 (12.16%) Data Architecture
14 16 (10.81%) Scrum
15 15 (10.14%) Business Development
15 15 (10.14%) ETL
16 14 (9.46%) Information Management
16 14 (9.46%) Retail
17 13 (8.78%) Degree
17 13 (8.78%) Investment Management
17 13 (8.78%) Disruptive Innovation
18 12 (8.11%) Security Cleared
18 12 (8.11%) CRM
19 11 (7.43%) Java EE

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 9 (6.08%) NetWeaver
2 4 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (2.70%) IIS
3 3 (2.03%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.35%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.68%) CMS
5 1 (0.68%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (0.68%) Sonata
1 1 (0.68%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (1.35%) Office 365
2 2 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.08%) NoSQL
2 6 (4.05%) Big Data
2 6 (4.05%) Data Mining
3 5 (3.38%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.38%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.68%) DB2
5 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (6.08%) Git (software)
1 9 (6.08%) Maven
1 9 (6.08%) Subversion
2 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 55 (37.16%) Finance
2 50 (33.78%) Banking
3 14 (9.46%) Retail
4 8 (5.41%) Retail Banking
5 5 (3.38%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.70%) Games
7 2 (1.35%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.35%) Local Government
8 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.68%) Billing
8 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (15.54%) .NET
2 20 (13.51%) Middleware
3 11 (7.43%) Java EE
4 10 (6.76%) Hibernate
5 9 (6.08%) Spring
6 6 (4.05%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.03%) Web Services
8 2 (1.35%) HTML
8 2 (1.35%) J2EE
8 2 (1.35%) REST
8 2 (1.35%) XML
9 1 (0.68%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.68%) HTML5
9 1 (0.68%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (0.68%) Node.js
9 1 (0.68%) OAuth
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.68%) React
9 1 (0.68%) SOAP
9 1 (0.68%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.73%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.03%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.03%) PMI
4 2 (1.35%) DataPower
4 2 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.35%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.35%) User Experience
5 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.68%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.73%) Windows
2 3 (2.03%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.68%) Linux
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (34.46%) TOGAF
2 44 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (29.73%) Open Source
3 34 (22.97%) Presales
4 30 (20.27%) SOA
4 30 (20.27%) UML
5 26 (17.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (16.89%) Project Management
7 24 (16.22%) Zachman Framework
8 19 (12.84%) ITIL
8 19 (12.84%) Software Engineering
9 18 (12.16%) Data Architecture
10 16 (10.81%) Scrum
11 15 (10.14%) Business Development
11 15 (10.14%) ETL
12 14 (9.46%) Information Management
13 13 (8.78%) Disruptive Innovation
13 13 (8.78%) Investment Management
14 12 (8.11%) CRM
15 11 (7.43%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 44 (29.73%) Java
2 9 (6.08%) ABAP
3 7 (4.73%) C#
3 7 (4.73%) JavaScript
3 7 (4.73%) SQL
4 5 (3.38%) C++
5 4 (2.70%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.03%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.68%) AWK
7 1 (0.68%) Korn
7 1 (0.68%) Perl
7 1 (0.68%) PHP
7 1 (0.68%) Scala
7 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (8.78%) Degree
2 12 (8.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.03%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.35%) MCITP
4 2 (1.35%) MCSE
4 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.41%) COBIT
2 2 (1.35%) QA
2 2 (1.35%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (1.35%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 25 (16.89%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.84%) Oracle
3 9 (6.08%) SAP
4 8 (5.41%) IBM
5 6 (4.05%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.68%) ATG
6 1 (0.68%) Chordiant
6 1 (0.68%) Cisco
6 1 (0.68%) FNZ
6 1 (0.68%) Sitecore
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