The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 144 169 146
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 96 81 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.86% 1.35% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 1.39% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 57 58 65
Median salary £65,250 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.47% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,750 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
Solutions Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5038 5827 6047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.58% 97.02% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4266 4916 4967
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in the South West

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the South West

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +54 54 £63,000 -3.07% 3
Dorset +21 15 £68,750 -1.78%
Wiltshire -1 10 £52,500 -5.65% 2
Somerset -14 7 £70,000 +16.66%
Gloucestershire +5 6 £66,250 +32.50% 1
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Solutions Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 68 (35.98%) Presales
2 63 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (23.28%) Data Centre
4 42 (22.22%) .NET
5 40 (21.16%) IBM
6 39 (20.63%) Oracle
7 37 (19.58%) Microsoft
7 37 (19.58%) Customer Engagement
8 36 (19.05%) TOGAF
8 36 (19.05%) Scrum
9 34 (17.99%) SQL Server
10 33 (17.46%) C#
10 33 (17.46%) E-Commerce
11 31 (16.40%) Java
11 31 (16.40%) SQL
12 30 (15.87%) Finance
12 30 (15.87%) Technical Architecture
13 29 (15.34%) Software Engineering
14 28 (14.81%) CRM
15 27 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
16 26 (13.76%) Amazon AWS
16 26 (13.76%) Degree
16 26 (13.76%) Cisco
16 26 (13.76%) DB2
16 26 (13.76%) Project Management
17 25 (13.23%) VMware
17 25 (13.23%) ITIL
17 25 (13.23%) Business Development
17 25 (13.23%) Continuous Improvement
18 24 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 11 (5.82%) CMS
3 7 (3.70%) Commerce Server
3 7 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.65%) IIS
5 3 (1.59%) CoreMedia CMS
6 2 (1.06%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.53%) DNN
7 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (2.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (3.70%) Magento
2 5 (2.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.59%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (1.59%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.53%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 27 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (13.76%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (9.52%) IaaS
3 18 (9.52%) PaaS
4 9 (4.76%) SaaS
5 8 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.59%) Responsys
7 2 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.47%) WAN
2 13 (6.88%) Unified Communications
3 6 (3.17%) LAN
4 4 (2.12%) Firewall
4 4 (2.12%) Internet
4 4 (2.12%) NAS
5 3 (1.59%) Network Security
6 2 (1.06%) LDAP
7 1 (0.53%) InfiniBand
7 1 (0.53%) MPLS
7 1 (0.53%) SAN
7 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.99%) SQL Server
2 26 (13.76%) DB2
3 18 (9.52%) MySQL
4 9 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.12%) Big Data
6 2 (1.06%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.53%) Informix
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (15.87%) Finance
2 18 (9.52%) Banking
2 18 (9.52%) Publishing
3 16 (8.47%) Telecoms
4 13 (6.88%) Retail
5 11 (5.82%) Manufacturing
6 10 (5.29%) Marketing
7 5 (2.65%) Electronics
7 5 (2.65%) Military
8 4 (2.12%) French Language
8 4 (2.12%) German Language
9 1 (0.53%) Advertising
9 1 (0.53%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (22.22%) .NET
2 16 (8.47%) CSS
3 13 (6.88%) HTML
4 9 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 9 (4.76%) XML
5 7 (3.70%) XHTML
6 6 (3.17%) Java EE
6 6 (3.17%) Middleware
7 5 (2.65%) AngularJS
7 5 (2.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (2.65%) HTML5
8 4 (2.12%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (2.12%) REST
8 4 (2.12%) Web Services
9 3 (1.59%) CSS3
9 3 (1.59%) Dojo
9 3 (1.59%) Ext JS
9 3 (1.59%) WCF
10 2 (1.06%) OAuth
10 2 (1.06%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 44 (23.28%) Data Centre
2 21 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 19 (10.05%) Virtual Team
4 18 (9.52%) CMDB
5 13 (6.88%) Mobile App
6 8 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.23%) Social Media
7 5 (2.65%) Life Science
8 2 (1.06%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.06%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.53%) Clustering
9 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.53%) EPoS
9 1 (0.53%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.53%) FMCG
9 1 (0.53%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.53%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.53%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.53%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.47%) Windows
2 7 (3.70%) Linux
3 6 (3.17%) Android
3 6 (3.17%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.12%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.06%) Unix
5 2 (1.06%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (35.98%) Presales
2 63 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (19.58%) Customer Engagement
4 36 (19.05%) Scrum
4 36 (19.05%) TOGAF
5 33 (17.46%) E-Commerce
6 30 (15.87%) Technical Architecture
7 29 (15.34%) Software Engineering
8 28 (14.81%) CRM
9 26 (13.76%) Project Management
10 25 (13.23%) Business Development
10 25 (13.23%) Continuous Improvement
10 25 (13.23%) ITIL
11 24 (12.70%) Line Management
11 24 (12.70%) Zachman Framework
12 22 (11.64%) Service Management
13 20 (10.58%) PRINCE2
14 19 (10.05%) Capacity Planning
14 19 (10.05%) UML
15 18 (9.52%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 33 (17.46%) C#
2 31 (16.40%) Java
2 31 (16.40%) SQL
3 19 (10.05%) JavaScript
4 16 (8.47%) C++
5 9 (4.76%) PHP
6 3 (1.59%) Python
7 1 (0.53%) ES6
7 1 (0.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (13.76%) Degree
2 18 (9.52%) ISEB
2 18 (9.52%) PMI Certification
2 18 (9.52%) PMP
3 12 (6.35%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.65%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.06%) MCSE
6 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.53%) CCNP
7 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.53%) HP ASE
7 1 (0.53%) HP MASE
7 1 (0.53%) MCITP
7 1 (0.53%) PhD
7 1 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (1.59%) COBIT
4 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 24 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.59%) XenApp
4 2 (1.06%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (9.52%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.53%) SCCM
2 1 (0.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (21.16%) IBM
2 39 (20.63%) Oracle
3 37 (19.58%) Microsoft
4 26 (13.76%) Cisco
5 25 (13.23%) VMware
6 23 (12.17%) HP
7 22 (11.64%) Citrix
7 22 (11.64%) NetApp
8 18 (9.52%) BMC
8 18 (9.52%) CheckPoint
8 18 (9.52%) EMC
8 18 (9.52%) Juniper
9 11 (5.82%) Sitecore
10 8 (4.23%) ATG
10 8 (4.23%) SAP
11 7 (3.70%) Demandware
11 7 (3.70%) hybris
11 7 (3.70%) Venda
12 4 (2.12%) Google
12 4 (2.12%) Toshiba
Wiltshire
Michael Page International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £68K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £68K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £68K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday