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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
UK / Scotland
Rank 91 87 132
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 44 70 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.96% 2.36% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 2.47% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 34 47 31
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,108 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £78,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%

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
2152 2832 3035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.99% 95.58% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1400 1824 1928
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 -2 29 £60,000 -5.88% 4
Glasgow +13 14 £58,000 +5.45% 1
Renfrewshire -5 1 - -
Solutions Architect
UK

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 24 (23.76%) Java
2 22 (21.78%) UML
2 22 (21.78%) Finance
3 20 (19.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (17.82%) SOA
4 18 (17.82%) TOGAF
5 15 (14.85%) OO
6 14 (13.86%) Use Case
6 14 (13.86%) Presales
7 13 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (12.87%) Logical Data Model
7 13 (12.87%) Data Modelling
7 13 (12.87%) Oracle
7 13 (12.87%) Project Management
8 12 (11.88%) SAP
8 12 (11.88%) JBoss
8 12 (11.88%) JSF
8 12 (11.88%) JPA
8 12 (11.88%) Apache CXF
8 12 (11.88%) RichFaces
8 12 (11.88%) Oracle BPM
8 12 (11.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 12 (11.88%) Relational Database
9 11 (10.89%) Big Data
10 10 (9.90%) Internet
11 9 (8.91%) Banking
11 9 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (7.92%) CRM
12 8 (7.92%) ITIL

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 (11.88%) JBoss
1 12 (11.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (4.95%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.99%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.99%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (11.88%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (7.92%) SAP CRM
2 8 (7.92%) SAP SD
3 4 (3.96%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.93%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.96%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.96%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (2.97%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (2.97%) Google Compute Engine
3 3 (2.97%) iPaaS
3 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.99%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.90%) Internet
2 6 (5.94%) Network Security
3 2 (1.98%) LAN
3 2 (1.98%) WAN
4 1 (0.99%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.88%) Relational Database
2 11 (10.89%) Big Data
3 8 (7.92%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 8 (7.92%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.98%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.98%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.99%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.99%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (21.78%) Finance
2 9 (8.91%) Banking
3 8 (7.92%) Marketing
4 6 (5.94%) Retail
4 6 (5.94%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.96%) Front Office
6 1 (0.99%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.88%) Apache CXF
1 12 (11.88%) JPA
1 12 (11.88%) JSF
1 12 (11.88%) RichFaces
2 5 (4.95%) Drools
2 5 (4.95%) Hibernate
3 3 (2.97%) .NET
3 3 (2.97%) Middleware
4 2 (1.98%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.98%) Web Services
5 1 (0.99%) COM
5 1 (0.99%) LINQ
5 1 (0.99%) REST
5 1 (0.99%) SOAP
5 1 (0.99%) WCF
5 1 (0.99%) WF
5 1 (0.99%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.96%) Internet of Things
3 3 (2.97%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.98%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.98%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.99%) Clustering
5 1 (0.99%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.99%) Replication
5 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.97%) Windows
2 2 (1.98%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.78%) UML
2 20 (19.80%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (17.82%) SOA
3 18 (17.82%) TOGAF
4 15 (14.85%) OO
5 14 (13.86%) Presales
5 14 (13.86%) Use Case
6 13 (12.87%) Data Modelling
6 13 (12.87%) Logical Data Model
6 13 (12.87%) Project Management
7 9 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (7.92%) CRM
8 8 (7.92%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (7.92%) Infrastructure Management
8 8 (7.92%) ITIL
8 8 (7.92%) Open Source
8 8 (7.92%) Order to Cash
8 8 (7.92%) SDLC
9 7 (6.93%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (23.76%) Java
2 3 (2.97%) C#
3 2 (1.98%) SQL
4 1 (0.99%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (7.92%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 13 (12.87%) Oracle
2 12 (11.88%) SAP
3 6 (5.94%) Cognizant
4 4 (3.96%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.97%) Google
6 1 (0.99%) FNZ
6 1 (0.99%) Guidewire
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