The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 48 53 56
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 25 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.75% 2.10% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.92% 2.17% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 5
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+6.99% -6.53%
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
638 646 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 95.80% 96.85% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 542 591 455
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,950
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Solutions Architect
South West

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
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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bath +2 21 £52,500 - 1
Templecombe 0 1 - - 1
Taunton - 1 £60,000 -
Solutions Architect
South West

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 42 (84.00%) Finance
2 38 (76.00%) Java
3 34 (68.00%) SOA
4 32 (64.00%) .NET
4 32 (64.00%) Relational Database
5 30 (60.00%) TOGAF
6 29 (58.00%) COBIT
6 29 (58.00%) ITIL
7 25 (50.00%) Telecoms
8 24 (48.00%) Banking
9 15 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (26.00%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (20.00%) Digital Media
12 8 (16.00%) Wealth Management
13 5 (10.00%) SQL
13 5 (10.00%) Scrum
13 5 (10.00%) Spring
14 4 (8.00%) Data Transformation
14 4 (8.00%) Migration
15 3 (6.00%) SOAP
16 2 (4.00%) Web Services
16 2 (4.00%) MySQL
16 2 (4.00%) PHP
16 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
16 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
16 2 (4.00%) Apache Flex
16 2 (4.00%) EasyMock
16 2 (4.00%) Degree
17 1 (2.00%) Human Factors

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.00%) IIS
1 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) VLAN
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (64.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) EasyMock
2 1 (2.00%) Maven
2 1 (2.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.00%) JUnit
2 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.00%) IntelliJ
General
1 42 (84.00%) Finance
2 25 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 24 (48.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Military
4 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (64.00%) .NET
2 5 (10.00%) Spring
3 3 (6.00%) SOAP
4 2 (4.00%) Web Services
4 2 (4.00%) Apache Flex
5 1 (2.00%) REST
5 1 (2.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.00%) J2EE
5 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.00%) Human Factors
2 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
1 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (68.00%) SOA
2 30 (60.00%) TOGAF
3 29 (58.00%) ITIL
4 15 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (26.00%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (16.00%) Wealth Management
8 5 (10.00%) Scrum
9 4 (8.00%) Data Transformation
9 4 (8.00%) Migration
10 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (2.00%) Requirements Analysis
11 1 (2.00%) DoDAF
11 1 (2.00%) MODAF
11 1 (2.00%) Zachman Framework
11 1 (2.00%) Information Management
11 1 (2.00%) Requirements Engineering
11 1 (2.00%) Waterfall
11 1 (2.00%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 38 (76.00%) Java
2 5 (10.00%) SQL
3 2 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (58.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (2.00%) VMware
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.00%) Citrix
Templecombe, Somerset
Thales
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £350 - £351 per day
Posted: 25 days ago