The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 66 59 45
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 3 3 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.46% 0.58% 3.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.61% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 20
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
Solutions Architect
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
609 492 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 93.84% 95.53% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 505 435 521
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in the job title across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Slough region.

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Slough

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited Solutions Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Business Development
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (18.18%) Chromecast
3 2 (18.18%) Apple TV
3 2 (18.18%) PlayStation
3 2 (18.18%) Roku
3 2 (18.18%) Over-the-Top Content
3 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 2 (18.18%) Xbox
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (18.18%) XenApp
3 2 (18.18%) Android
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (18.18%) HTML5
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) IPTV
3 2 (18.18%) STB
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Games
3 2 (18.18%) Streaming Video
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited Solutions Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (18.18%) Chromecast
2 2 (18.18%) Apple TV
2 2 (18.18%) PlayStation
2 2 (18.18%) Streaming Video
2 2 (18.18%) STB
2 2 (18.18%) IPTV
2 2 (18.18%) Xbox
2 2 (18.18%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Android
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) AIX
2 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Business Development
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
3 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) XenApp
2 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) NetApp
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) Apple
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
2 2 (18.18%) Roku
3 1 (9.09%) IBM