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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 55 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 15 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.59% 1.80% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 1.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 0
Average salary £62,500 £55,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.10% -
UK excluding London average salary £66,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
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
560 432 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 96.55% 97.30% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 457 399 458
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Swindon

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 39 (54.17%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (45.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (27.78%) Finance
4 12 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 12 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 8 (11.11%) Windows
5 8 (11.11%) Retail
6 7 (9.72%) Process Architecture
6 7 (9.72%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (9.72%) Project Management
6 7 (9.72%) Manufacturing
7 6 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.33%) Banking
8 5 (6.94%) Information Management
8 5 (6.94%) Financial Institution
8 5 (6.94%) SAP
8 5 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (6.94%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.94%) SAP Data Services
9 4 (5.56%) CRM
9 4 (5.56%) ITIL
10 3 (4.17%) Java
10 3 (4.17%) J2EE
10 3 (4.17%) Oracle
10 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
10 3 (4.17%) ERP
10 3 (4.17%) Cisco
10 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
10 3 (4.17%) LAN
10 3 (4.17%) WAN

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.39%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) SaaS
2 1 (1.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) LAN
1 3 (4.17%) WAN
2 2 (2.78%) SAN
3 1 (1.39%) Internet
3 1 (1.39%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (6.94%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
General
1 20 (27.78%) Finance
2 8 (11.11%) Retail
3 7 (9.72%) Manufacturing
4 6 (8.33%) Banking
5 5 (6.94%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.78%) Advertising
7 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) J2EE
2 1 (1.39%) Web Services
2 1 (1.39%) MSMQ
2 1 (1.39%) Middleware
2 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 39 (54.17%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.39%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) UNIX
3 1 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 7 (9.72%) Process Architecture
3 7 (9.72%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (9.72%) Project Management
4 6 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (6.94%) Information Management
5 5 (6.94%) Data Modelling
6 4 (5.56%) CRM
6 4 (5.56%) ITIL
7 3 (4.17%) ERP
8 2 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.78%) Scrum
8 2 (2.78%) Network Design
8 2 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (2.78%) PRINCE
8 2 (2.78%) SOA
9 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.39%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.39%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (6.94%) SAP
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle
2 3 (4.17%) Cisco
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (1.39%) Siebel
3 1 (1.39%) Juniper
3 1 (1.39%) HP
3 1 (1.39%) Citrix
3 1 (1.39%) F5