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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 71 79 86
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 18 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.31% 1.07% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 1.08% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 5
Average salary £62,500 £58,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -2.08%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £63,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.36%
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
768 926 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 98.59% 98.93% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 713 757 774
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Southampton

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) C#
3 9 (25.71%) Java
3 9 (25.71%) .NET
3 9 (25.71%) TDD
3 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (25.71%) BDD
4 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
5 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (17.14%) Network Security
6 6 (17.14%) Law
7 5 (14.29%) SAP
7 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (14.29%) Mobile App
7 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 5 (14.29%) Coaching
7 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (11.43%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (11.43%) Client/Server
8 4 (11.43%) Service Management
8 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
8 4 (11.43%) Finance
8 4 (11.43%) Retail
8 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (8.57%) Marketing
9 3 (8.57%) Scrum
9 3 (8.57%) C++
9 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (8.57%) J2EE
9 3 (8.57%) JavaScript

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (5.71%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (2.86%) Eloqua
2 1 (2.86%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
2 6 (17.14%) Law
3 4 (11.43%) Finance
3 4 (11.43%) Retail
4 3 (8.57%) Marketing
5 2 (5.71%) Electronics
5 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) .NET
2 3 (8.57%) J2EE
3 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.71%) CSS
3 2 (5.71%) HTML
3 2 (5.71%) RESTful
3 2 (5.71%) SOAP
3 2 (5.71%) Web Services
4 1 (2.86%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.43%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.71%) BDD
2 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (25.71%) TDD
3 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (14.29%) Coaching
4 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
5 4 (11.43%) Service Management
5 4 (11.43%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.57%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (8.57%) Scrum
7 2 (5.71%) DevOps
7 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.71%) SDLC
7 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) C#
2 9 (25.71%) Java
3 3 (8.57%) C++
3 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) VB
4 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) SAP
2 2 (5.71%) EPiServer
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe
3 1 (2.86%) Cognizant
3 1 (2.86%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
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