The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 62 39 60
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 4 31 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.73% 5.30% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 5.47% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 7
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Solutions Architect
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
525 567 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.28% 96.92% 98.51%
Number of salaries quoted 488 451 425
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,944
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Swindon

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 8 (44.44%) Network Security
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 5 (27.78%) SOA
4 5 (27.78%) MODAF
4 5 (27.78%) Network Architecture
5 3 (16.67%) IBM
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.56%) F5
6 1 (5.56%) High Availability
6 1 (5.56%) SIEM
6 1 (5.56%) VCAP
6 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (5.56%) SABSA
6 1 (5.56%) KVM
6 1 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (5.56%) Presales
6 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.56%) VMware
6 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.56%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) CISSP
6 1 (5.56%) Juniper
6 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 5 (27.78%) MODAF
3 5 (27.78%) Network Architecture
3 5 (27.78%) SOA
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) High Availability
5 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) Presales
5 1 (5.56%) SABSA
5 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CEH
1 1 (5.56%) CISSP
1 1 (5.56%) GCIA
1 1 (5.56%) ISSAP
1 1 (5.56%) VCAP
1 1 (5.56%) VCDX
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) KVM
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) F5
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Juniper
2 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.56%) VMware
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £47000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Swindon
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 10 days ago