The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 43 47 38
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 21 23 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.18% 3.78% 5.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.49% 4.01% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 41
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £50,250 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £63,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+2.76% +5.41%
Solutions Architect
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
468 574 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.23% 94.41% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 419 467 643
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Somerset

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Somerset

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton - 9 £44,500 - 4
Bath -17 5 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Solutions Architect
South West

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (30.00%) TOGAF
3 8 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (23.33%) .NET
4 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2
5 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (16.67%) Degree
6 5 (16.67%) Oracle
6 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 4 (13.33%) Software Architecture
7 4 (13.33%) ETL
7 4 (13.33%) Change Management
7 4 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (10.00%) SOA
8 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (10.00%) ERP
8 3 (10.00%) Java
8 3 (10.00%) SQL
8 3 (10.00%) Windows
8 3 (10.00%) Linux
8 3 (10.00%) UML
8 3 (10.00%) CRM
8 3 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
8 3 (10.00%) Data Structures
9 2 (6.67%) Lync
9 2 (6.67%) Analytics
9 2 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (6.67%) Oracle BI Publisher

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (6.67%) Lync
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) DB2
2 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.33%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.33%) Publishing
2 1 (3.33%) Military
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Electronics
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.33%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) AS400
3 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.33%) Human Factors
3 1 (3.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) TOGAF
2 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) Software Architecture
4 4 (13.33%) ETL
4 4 (13.33%) Change Management
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (10.00%) SOA
5 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.00%) ERP
5 3 (10.00%) UML
5 3 (10.00%) CRM
5 3 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (6.67%) Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL
6 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) DoDAF
7 1 (3.33%) MODAF
7 1 (3.33%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) Java
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.33%) VB
2 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) COBIT
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Informatica
Somerset
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £45 - £51 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Somerset
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Salary: £38000 - £52000 per annum + pension, flexible hours, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
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Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
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