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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 53 69 44
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 15 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.57% 1.00% 3.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 1.05% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 14
Average salary £65,000 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
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
568 761 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.26% 95.36% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 509 688 467
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Bath +25 14 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Solutions Architect
South West

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (30.00%) .NET
2 10 (25.00%) WAN
2 10 (25.00%) CMS
2 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (17.50%) ETL
5 6 (15.00%) Data Modelling
6 5 (12.50%) Publishing
6 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 5 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
6 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
7 4 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (10.00%) Data Privacy
7 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 4 (10.00%) Security Architecture
7 4 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
7 4 (10.00%) Marketing
7 4 (10.00%) AS400
7 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (10.00%) SOA
7 4 (10.00%) Oracle
7 4 (10.00%) DB2
7 4 (10.00%) WebLogic
8 3 (7.50%) SAP
8 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
8 3 (7.50%) Java

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (25.00%) CMS
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (7.50%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 4 (10.00%) DB2
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
General
1 5 (12.50%) Publishing
2 4 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.00%) AS400
3 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.50%) ETL
3 6 (15.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
5 4 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (10.00%) Security Architecture
5 4 (10.00%) Data Privacy
5 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.00%) SOA
5 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 4 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (7.50%) SDLC
7 2 (5.00%) Software Delivery
7 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (5.00%) Business Development
7 2 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) Java
2 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) SAP
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
Bath, Somerset
Recruitment Partnership
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Competitive + pension + more
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Glastonbury, Somerset
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago