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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 103 130 146
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 60 27 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.13% 0.91% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 0.96% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 41 20 19
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £70,000 £69,600
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £64,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
2688 2822 3685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.59% 95.56% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1616 1775 2409
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 £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 25 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 25 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 +34 36 £62,500 +13.63% 2
Glasgow -3 21 £65,000 +18.18% 1
West Lothian - 1 £65,000 -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £52,500 -
Solutions Architect
UK

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 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 52 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 48 (36.92%) Open Source
3 43 (33.08%) Java
4 41 (31.54%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (28.46%) Finance
6 35 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 32 (24.62%) SOA
8 31 (23.85%) UML
9 30 (23.08%) Banking
9 30 (23.08%) Presales
10 25 (19.23%) Zachman Framework
11 20 (15.38%) Middleware
12 17 (13.08%) .NET
13 16 (12.31%) Security Cleared
14 15 (11.54%) ITIL
14 15 (11.54%) Microsoft
15 13 (10.00%) Oracle
16 11 (8.46%) CRM
16 11 (8.46%) IBM
16 11 (8.46%) Management Information System
16 11 (8.46%) Software Engineering
17 10 (7.69%) Business Development
17 10 (7.69%) Java EE
17 10 (7.69%) COBIT
17 10 (7.69%) SAP
18 9 (6.92%) ABAP
18 9 (6.92%) Project Management
18 9 (6.92%) NetWeaver
18 9 (6.92%) Enterprise Architecture
18 9 (6.92%) Requirements Management

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 (6.92%) NetWeaver
2 3 (2.31%) CMS
2 3 (2.31%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.77%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.77%) JBoss
4 1 (0.77%) Node.js
4 1 (0.77%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (3.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.77%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (0.77%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.77%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.85%) LAN
1 5 (3.85%) WAN
2 1 (0.77%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.15%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.08%) Big Data
3 1 (0.77%) DB2
3 1 (0.77%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.77%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.77%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.77%) ERwin
1 1 (0.77%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.77%) MagicDraw
1 1 (0.77%) Maven
1 1 (0.77%) Subversion
General
1 37 (28.46%) Finance
2 30 (23.08%) Banking
3 7 (5.38%) Retail
4 6 (4.62%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.85%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.54%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.54%) Local Government
6 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.54%) Marketing
7 1 (0.77%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.77%) Billing
7 1 (0.77%) Electronics
7 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.77%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.38%) Middleware
2 17 (13.08%) .NET
3 10 (7.69%) Java EE
4 6 (4.62%) J2EE
5 3 (2.31%) XML
6 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.54%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.54%) REST
6 2 (1.54%) Web Services
7 1 (0.77%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.77%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.77%) HTML
7 1 (0.77%) HTML5
7 1 (0.77%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (0.77%) OAuth
7 1 (0.77%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.77%) React
7 1 (0.77%) SOAP
7 1 (0.77%) Spring
7 1 (0.77%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.46%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.85%) Taxonomies
3 4 (3.08%) PMI
4 3 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.31%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.31%) User Experience
5 2 (1.54%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.54%) DataPower
5 2 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.54%) Ontologies
6 1 (0.77%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.77%) EPoS
6 1 (0.77%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.77%) Linux
1 1 (0.77%) Windows
1 1 (0.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 48 (36.92%) Open Source
3 41 (31.54%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (24.62%) SOA
6 31 (23.85%) UML
7 30 (23.08%) Presales
8 25 (19.23%) Zachman Framework
9 15 (11.54%) ITIL
10 11 (8.46%) CRM
10 11 (8.46%) Software Engineering
11 10 (7.69%) Business Development
12 9 (6.92%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (6.92%) Project Management
12 9 (6.92%) Requirements Management
13 7 (5.38%) Data Management
14 6 (4.62%) Analytics
14 6 (4.62%) Data Architecture
14 6 (4.62%) Process Improvement
14 6 (4.62%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 43 (33.08%) Java
2 9 (6.92%) ABAP
3 4 (3.08%) SQL
4 1 (0.77%) C#
4 1 (0.77%) C++
4 1 (0.77%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.77%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.77%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (12.31%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.38%) Degree
3 4 (3.08%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.08%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.77%) ISEB
5 1 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.69%) COBIT
2 2 (1.54%) QA
3 1 (0.77%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.00%) Oracle
3 11 (8.46%) IBM
4 10 (7.69%) SAP
5 6 (4.62%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.77%) ATG
6 1 (0.77%) CA
6 1 (0.77%) Chordiant
6 1 (0.77%) Cisco
6 1 (0.77%) FNZ
6 1 (0.77%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.77%) Sybase
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