The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 44 45 33
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 6 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.09% 1.32% 2.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.25% 1.34% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £51,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.38%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £64,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Solutions Architect
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull 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
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
267 299 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 93.03% 98.68% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 204 215 119
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,725 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Solihull

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 7 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Exadata
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (85.71%) Essbase
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (85.71%) Network Design
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) WebLogic
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Discoverer
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (85.71%) Hyperion
3 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Retail
3 5 (71.43%) Fujitsu
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
4 1 (14.29%) Lync
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) CRM

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (85.71%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Exadata
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle BI EE
1 6 (85.71%) Essbase
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Discoverer
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (85.71%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) Hyperion
2 5 (71.43%) Fujitsu
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft