The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 73 76 74
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 11 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.30% 2.05% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 2.10% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 18
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Solutions Architect
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
803 859 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.03% 97.61% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 711 820 793
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,375 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Southampton

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Southampton

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
2 9 (28.13%) Enterprise Modelling
2 9 (28.13%) Complex Event Processing
2 9 (28.13%) Big Data
2 9 (28.13%) Analytics
2 9 (28.13%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (28.13%) Velocity
2 9 (28.13%) Hadoop
2 9 (28.13%) Visualisation
2 9 (28.13%) Information Management
2 9 (28.13%) SQL
2 9 (28.13%) Data Mining
3 8 (25.00%) Project Management
3 8 (25.00%) Workflow
4 5 (15.63%) Java
4 5 (15.63%) Degree
4 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
4 5 (15.63%) Information Architecture
5 4 (12.50%) SOA
6 3 (9.38%) 2G
6 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.38%) TOGAF
6 3 (9.38%) Business Development
6 3 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (9.38%) Handset
6 3 (9.38%) UML
6 3 (9.38%) STL
6 3 (9.38%) C#
6 3 (9.38%) C++

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 (3.13%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.13%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) 2G
1 3 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (9.38%) 3G
1 3 (9.38%) Bluetooth
1 3 (9.38%) 4G
1 3 (9.38%) ZigBee
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.13%) Wireless
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
3 1 (3.13%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) Big Data
1 9 (28.13%) Hadoop
1 9 (28.13%) Data Mining
2 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Banking
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) Velocity
2 3 (9.38%) STL
2 3 (9.38%) MFC
3 1 (3.13%) Spring
3 1 (3.13%) JSF
3 1 (3.13%) Java EE
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) EJB
3 1 (3.13%) JSP
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Enterprise Software
1 9 (28.13%) Visualisation
2 3 (9.38%) Handset
3 2 (6.25%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.13%) DTV
4 1 (3.13%) Kindle
4 1 (3.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) SUSE
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Enterprise Modelling
1 9 (28.13%) Complex Event Processing
1 9 (28.13%) Analytics
1 9 (28.13%) Information Management
2 8 (25.00%) Project Management
2 8 (25.00%) Workflow
3 5 (15.63%) Information Architecture
4 4 (12.50%) SOA
5 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
5 3 (9.38%) TOGAF
5 3 (9.38%) Business Development
5 3 (9.38%) UML
5 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.38%) Signal Processing
6 2 (6.25%) B2B
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.13%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) Java
3 3 (9.38%) C#
3 3 (9.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.13%) CCIE
4 1 (3.13%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) EMC
1 3 (9.38%) Cisco
2 1 (3.13%) VMware
2 1 (3.13%) SAP
2 1 (3.13%) Juniper
2 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.13%) TIBCO
2 1 (3.13%) Sitecore
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent pension, flexible hours
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago