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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 85 128 140
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 77 40 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.69% 1.27% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.83% 1.33% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 51 31 22
Median salary £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £47,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £69,300
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
2723 3007 3884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.04% 95.49% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1687 1890 2535
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £58,100
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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +36 44 £62,500 +0.80% 4
Glasgow +4 28 £65,000 +8.33% 4
West Lothian - 3 £65,000 - 1
Argyll and Bute - 1 £52,500 -
Solutions Architect
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Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 49 (37.12%) TOGAF
2 47 (35.61%) Open Source
3 42 (31.82%) Java
4 41 (31.06%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (30.30%) Finance
6 35 (26.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 32 (24.24%) Banking
8 31 (23.48%) SOA
9 28 (21.21%) UML
9 28 (21.21%) Presales
10 24 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
11 21 (15.91%) Middleware
12 18 (13.64%) .NET
13 15 (11.36%) Security Cleared
14 14 (10.61%) ITIL
14 14 (10.61%) Microsoft
15 13 (9.85%) Oracle
16 11 (8.33%) SAP
16 11 (8.33%) IBM
16 11 (8.33%) Business Development
17 10 (7.58%) Software Engineering
17 10 (7.58%) Management Information System
17 10 (7.58%) CRM
18 9 (6.82%) ABAP
18 9 (6.82%) NetWeaver
18 9 (6.82%) Java EE
18 9 (6.82%) COBIT
18 9 (6.82%) Enterprise Architecture
18 9 (6.82%) Requirements Management
19 8 (6.06%) Relational Database

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 (6.82%) NetWeaver
2 3 (2.27%) CMS
2 3 (2.27%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.52%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.76%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.76%) JBoss
4 1 (0.76%) Node.js
4 1 (0.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.76%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.79%) LAN
1 5 (3.79%) WAN
2 1 (0.76%) Internet
2 1 (0.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.06%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.03%) Big Data
3 1 (0.76%) DB2
3 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) ERwin
1 1 (0.76%) MagicDraw
General
1 40 (30.30%) Finance
2 32 (24.24%) Banking
3 7 (5.30%) Retail
3 7 (5.30%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.55%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.27%) Marketing
6 2 (1.52%) Electronics
6 2 (1.52%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.52%) Local Government
7 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.76%) Billing
7 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (15.91%) Middleware
2 18 (13.64%) .NET
3 9 (6.82%) Java EE
4 7 (5.30%) J2EE
5 3 (2.27%) XML
6 2 (1.52%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.76%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.76%) CGI
7 1 (0.76%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.76%) HTML
7 1 (0.76%) HTML5
7 1 (0.76%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.76%) React
7 1 (0.76%) REST
7 1 (0.76%) SOAP
7 1 (0.76%) Struts
7 1 (0.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.58%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.55%) Taxonomies
3 5 (3.79%) PMI
4 3 (2.27%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.27%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.52%) DataPower
5 2 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.52%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.52%) Ontologies
5 2 (1.52%) User Experience
6 1 (0.76%) Clustering
6 1 (0.76%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.76%) EPoS
6 1 (0.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.27%) Windows
2 2 (1.52%) Linux
2 2 (1.52%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (37.12%) TOGAF
2 47 (35.61%) Open Source
3 41 (31.06%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (26.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (23.48%) SOA
6 28 (21.21%) Presales
6 28 (21.21%) UML
7 24 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
8 14 (10.61%) ITIL
9 11 (8.33%) Business Development
10 10 (7.58%) CRM
10 10 (7.58%) Software Engineering
11 9 (6.82%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (6.82%) Requirements Management
12 8 (6.06%) Data Management
12 8 (6.06%) Project Management
13 7 (5.30%) Data Architecture
13 7 (5.30%) Software Architecture
14 6 (4.55%) Analytics
15 5 (3.79%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 42 (31.82%) Java
2 9 (6.82%) ABAP
3 6 (4.55%) SQL
4 1 (0.76%) C#
4 1 (0.76%) C++
4 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (11.36%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.55%) Degree
3 5 (3.79%) PMI Certification
4 4 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.76%) ISEB
6 1 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.82%) COBIT
2 3 (2.27%) QA
3 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (10.61%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.85%) Oracle
3 11 (8.33%) IBM
3 11 (8.33%) SAP
4 5 (3.79%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.76%) ATG
5 1 (0.76%) CA
5 1 (0.76%) Chordiant
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco
5 1 (0.76%) FNZ
5 1 (0.76%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.76%) Sybase
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