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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
UK / Scotland
Rank 77 98 124
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 56 51 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.49% 1.76% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.60% 1.85% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 35 39 26
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,144 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £78,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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
2154 2759 2822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.95% 95.43% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1376 1813 1875
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +8 34 £60,000 -5.88% 3
Glasgow +20 19 £70,000 +27.27%
Renfrewshire -3 3 - -
Solutions Architect
UK

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 29 (25.00%) Finance
2 28 (24.14%) Java
3 23 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (18.97%) UML
5 21 (18.10%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (16.38%) TOGAF
7 16 (13.79%) Presales
8 15 (12.93%) Use Case
8 15 (12.93%) Oracle
9 14 (12.07%) OO
9 14 (12.07%) SOA
9 14 (12.07%) Relational Database
10 13 (11.21%) Logical Data Model
10 13 (11.21%) Data Modelling
11 12 (10.34%) JBoss
11 12 (10.34%) Banking
11 12 (10.34%) Internet
11 12 (10.34%) JPA
11 12 (10.34%) JSF
11 12 (10.34%) Apache CXF
11 12 (10.34%) RichFaces
11 12 (10.34%) Oracle BPM
11 12 (10.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 10 (8.62%) Project Management
12 10 (8.62%) Hibernate
12 10 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (7.76%) CRM
13 9 (7.76%) SAP
13 9 (7.76%) SAP CRM
13 9 (7.76%) SAP BW

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 (10.34%) JBoss
1 12 (10.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (4.31%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.86%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (10.34%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (7.76%) SAP CRM
2 9 (7.76%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.59%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (2.59%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (0.86%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.34%) Internet
2 3 (2.59%) Network Security
2 3 (2.59%) VoIP
3 2 (1.72%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.72%) LAN
3 2 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.07%) Relational Database
2 9 (7.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 9 (7.76%) SAP BW
2 9 (7.76%) SAP HANA
3 7 (6.03%) Big Data
3 7 (6.03%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.72%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.86%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.86%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Git (software)
1 5 (4.31%) Maven
1 5 (4.31%) Subversion
General
1 29 (25.00%) Finance
2 12 (10.34%) Banking
3 9 (7.76%) Marketing
4 4 (3.45%) Front Office
5 2 (1.72%) Games
5 2 (1.72%) Retail
6 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.34%) Apache CXF
1 12 (10.34%) JPA
1 12 (10.34%) JSF
1 12 (10.34%) RichFaces
2 10 (8.62%) Hibernate
3 5 (4.31%) Drools
3 5 (4.31%) Spring
4 4 (3.45%) Web Services
5 3 (2.59%) .NET
5 3 (2.59%) Middleware
6 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.86%) REST
6 1 (0.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.45%) Internet of Things
2 4 (3.45%) Public Cloud
3 3 (2.59%) Clustering
3 3 (2.59%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.59%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (2.59%) Replication
3 3 (2.59%) Statistics
4 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.72%) PMI
4 2 (1.72%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.86%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.31%) Windows
2 3 (2.59%) Unix
3 2 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (18.97%) UML
3 21 (18.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (16.38%) TOGAF
5 16 (13.79%) Presales
6 15 (12.93%) Use Case
7 14 (12.07%) OO
7 14 (12.07%) SOA
8 13 (11.21%) Data Modelling
8 13 (11.21%) Logical Data Model
9 10 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (8.62%) Project Management
10 9 (7.76%) CRM
10 9 (7.76%) Data Architecture
10 9 (7.76%) Mentoring
10 9 (7.76%) Order to Cash
11 8 (6.90%) Customer Engagement
11 8 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
11 8 (6.90%) Open Source
11 8 (6.90%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (24.14%) Java
2 4 (3.45%) SQL
3 1 (0.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (4.31%) Degree
2 2 (1.72%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.17%) Basel II
1 6 (5.17%) MiFID
2 3 (2.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 15 (12.93%) Oracle
2 9 (7.76%) SAP
3 6 (5.17%) Cognizant
4 4 (3.45%) ION Trading
4 4 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.59%) Google
6 1 (0.86%) FNZ
6 1 (0.86%) Guidewire
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £68,000 - £110,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago